305 injured as Israeli forces storm Al Aqsa Mosque

Hundreds injured as Israeli forces storm Al Aqsa Mosque Israeli forces fired rubber bullets, tear gas and stun grenades at Palestinian worshippers leaving at least 305 wounded, seven critically injured according to the Red Crescent.  Israeli forces raided the Al Aqsa Mosque compound and the surrounding areas in occupied East Jerusalem’s Old City, the Palestinian Red Crescent said. Al Aqsa Mosque reopens Israeli forces withdrew … Continue reading 305 injured as Israeli forces storm Al Aqsa Mosque

At least 44 dead in Israel festival stampede

At least 44 dead in Israel festival stampede At least 44 people have been killed in a stampede at a religious festival in Israel, according to medics. PM Benjamin Netanyahu said it was a “heavy disaster.”  The crowds packed into the Mount Meron slope – despite Covid-19 warnings. Witnesses said people were asphyxiated or trampled in a passageway.  The PA system announced the crowd should … Continue reading At least 44 dead in Israel festival stampede

UAE 1,798 new COVID cases, 4 deaths

UAE 1,798 new COVID cases, 4 deaths The Ministry of Health and Prevention (MoHAP) conducted 256,181 additional Covid-19 tests over the past 24 hours, using state-of-the-art medical testing equipment.  On Wednesday, the MoHAP said it will continue expanding the scope of testing nationwide to facilitate the early detection of coronavirus cases and carry out the necessary treatment.  The new intensified testing campaign saw 1,798 new … Continue reading UAE 1,798 new COVID cases, 4 deaths

US troops out of Afghan by September 11

US troops out of Afghan by September 11 President Biden will remove all US troops from Afghanistan before the 20th anniversary of the September 11 attacks this year. The removal of troops will end America’s longest war around five months later than planned, a US official said.  Biden has “reached the conclusion that the United States will complete its drawdown – will remove its forces … Continue reading US troops out of Afghan by September 11

Hajj 2020 selection process - Saudi Arabia is taking extreme measures in the fight against Coronavirus, extra cleaning services during HAJJ 2020 will be carried out

Hajj 2020 selection process revealed by Saudi Arabia

Hajj 2020 will be different this year, at one stage it even looked unlikely, however, The Saudi Hajj council has revealed plans for the selection process for this year’s Hajj pilgrimage. They have divided the selection into two categories, Saudi’s from the Kingdom and special non-Saudi’s residents. Seventy percent of this year’s pilgrims will be non-Saudis residing in the Kingdom and 30 percent will be Saudis. … Continue reading Hajj 2020 selection process revealed by Saudi Arabia

Saudi Arabia announces 39 more COVID-19 deaths

Saudi Arabia announced 39 more deaths from the novel coronavirus and 4,919 new cases on Wednesday. Nearly half of new cases were recorded in Riyadh with 2,371 new cases announced. Makkah recorded 282 new cases, Jeddah recorded 279, Hufof 273 and Madinah 156. The health ministry added that 2,122 more people have recovered from the virus, taking the total number of recoveries in the Kingdom … Continue reading Saudi Arabia announces 39 more COVID-19 deaths

Disposable brides

Here is what the Holy Quran says about marriage, in Surah 30: “And of His signs is that He created for you from yourselves mates that you may find tranquility in them; and He placed between you affection and mercy.” Note the following words: tranquility, affection, and mercy. Unfortunately, these often fall on deaf ears. Far too often, brides from Pakistan are treated as a … Continue reading Disposable brides

UAE ‘clearly against’ Israeli annexation

The United Arab Emirates is “clearly against any annexation as being proposed by the current Israeli government,” UAE Minister of State for Foreign Affairs Dr. Anwar Gargash told the leading US Jewish organization on Tuesday. “The UAE today is part-and-parcel of the Arab consensus that basically looks at the solution [to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict] as a two-state solution,” Gargash said during the American Jewish Committee’s virtual … Continue reading UAE ‘clearly against’ Israeli annexation