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Three dearest activities to Allah

Meaning: Ibn Masud (R.A.A) reported: I asked the Holy Prophet (pbuh) which of the actions is dearest to the Almighty Allah? He said: Prayer in its time. I asked then what is next. He said: Obedience to parents. I asked: Then what is next? He said: Holy war in the...

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Editorial

Dear well-wishers Peace be upon you. Hope you are keeping well. New Year is knocking at the next door. It is time we planned a new year. Happy New Year. Everyone is hoping 2017 will be a year good for everyone on the earth. So does the Syrians, Iraqis and...

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Sheikh Sa’adi -How could I ever thank my Friend?

How could I ever thank my Friend? No thanks could ever begin to be worthy. Every hair of my body is a gift from Him; How could I thank Him for each hair? Praise that lavish Lord forever Who from nothing conjures all living beings! Who could ever describe His...

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19th Sharjah Islamic Art Festival

The 19th Edition of Sharjah Islamic Arts Festival titled ‘Bunyan’ opened at the Sharjah Art Museum on December 14, 2016 in the presence of His Highness Sheikh Salem bin Abdulrahman Al Qasimi, Chairman of Sharjah Ruler’s office; alongside His Excellency Abdullah Al Owais, Chairman of Sharjah Department of Culture and...

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Happiness comes from Allah, not from the Prom -Salman Ali

Happiness! Ah what a wonderful term, wouldn’t all of us like to have that? I think it’s the only thing that we need in life. How can we achieve happiness in the life hereafter after as well as in this life? (note the reverse order of the last sentence). Most...

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Bosnia’s Missing Dead

They are the unquiet dead. Laid out in rows across the interior space of a former industrial building on the edge of the Bosnian town of Sanski Most, the remains of human beings, in various degrees of integration. Some of the skeletons are almost complete, others just a pelvic bone...

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The Secret to Superhuman Intelligence

Rosenberg runs a Silicon Valley startup called Unanimous AI, which has built a tool to support human decision-making by crowdsourcing opinions online. It lets hundreds of participants respond to a question all at once, pooling their collective insight, biases and varying expertise into a single answer. Since launching in June, Unanimous...

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The Jet That Flew Higher

In 1957, a British jet bomber flew higher than any aircraft before it. Nearly 60 years later, engineers are attempting to get this historic aircraft back in the air. On 28 August 1957, the flight crew of an English Electric Canberra jet bomber climbed into their waiting aircraft, WK163, at...

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The Trinity Led Me to Islam

My name is Roger Hadden, and I am originally from Dungannon in Northern Ireland. I am a dentist currently working in England. I have lived in Northern Ireland and Scotland, and I am now based in England. I was raised as a Christian, and my parents are born-again Christians. Although...

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Tips for Living in the Digital World

“If you ask what is the single most important key to longevity, I would have to say it is avoiding worry, stress and tension. And if you didn’t ask me, I’d still have to say it.” – George F. Burns “Give whatever you are doing and whoever you are with...

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Moon’s Lava Tubes Could Be Colossal

Slight variations in the moon’s gravitational tug have hinted that kilometers-wide caverns lurk beneath the lunar surface. Like the lava tubes of Hawaii and Iceland, these structures probably formed when underground rivers of molten rock ran dry, leaving behind a cylindrical channel. On Earth, such structures max out at around...

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Recover Deleted Files from Windows Recycle Bin

We have all been there: that experience in life where a good day is ruined because you or someone else bins your favorite movie or photos from your PC. That moment ranks high among disasters that alter a person’s life. You can spend days considering whether or not you can...

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Allah is not heedless about the activities of evil-doers

And never think that Allah is unaware of what the wrongdoers do. He only delays them for a Day when eyes will stare [in horror]. Racing ahead, their heads raised up, their glance does not come back to them, and their hearts utterly void. (Surah No. 14, Ibrahim, Verse No....

Islam

Three good qualities of a great Muslim

Oqbah bin Amer (RAA) reported that the Messenger of Allah said: O Oqbah! Shall I not inform you about the best characters from the inmates of this world and the next? He said: Yes. The Prophet (pbuh) said: You shall keep relationship with one who cut it off from you,...

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Editorial

Dear readers Assalamualaikum wa rahmatullah. Hope you are keeping well so are we. The US election is over with the real estate developer Donald Trump winning it. The business baron once used to fund the politicians of both the Republicans and the Democrats. His funding of as many as 100...

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Lead Poem

Ibn Arabi Turmoil in your hearts Were it not for the excess of your talking and the turmoil in your hearts, you would see what I see and hear what I hear! Wonder Wonder, A garden among the flames! My heart can take on any form: A meadow for gazelles,...

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US Election Shock, Awe and What next? -Mahdi Bin Khair

However unlikely, jaw-dropping or even uncomfortable it might sound to any keen observer of the US elections, Donald J. Trump has been elected as the 45th President of the United States of America. All the fuss and fumes and everything that brewed up for last couple of years ended in...

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The Risk of Artificial Intelligence

Fears of a robot apocalypse mask the actual problems that we face by increasingly letting our lives be run by algorithms If you believe some AI-watchers, we are racing towards the Singularity – a point at which artificial intelligence outstrips our own and machines go on to improve themselves at...