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Muslim Contribution to Spanish Agriculture

Muslim Contribution to Spanish Agriculture

As early as the ninth century, a modern agricultural system became central to economic life and organisation in the Muslim lands. The great Islamic cities of the Near East, North…

Israel warns Brazil to accept its settler ambassador

Israel warns Brazil to accept its settler ambassador

Israel has threatened to downgrade its relations with Brazil if it does not accept its choice for ambassador to the country. Tzipi Hotovely, Israel’s deputy foreign minister, told Israeli television that…

Iraqi forces declares Ramadi ‘liberated’ from ISIL

Iraqi forces declares Ramadi ‘liberated’ from ISIL

Iraqi forces claimed victory over the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) in Ramadi as clearing operations were under way to flush out the armed group’s remaining fighters…

CAR Muslims hope landmark election will herald peace

CAR Muslims hope landmark election will herald peace

Made homeless and jobless by conflict, young Muslims displaced by sectarian violence who are now sleeping out in the Central African Republic’s capital Bangui see Wednesday’s elections as their only…

Emperor’s Mosque: The largest single-subdome mosque in Bosnia

Emperor’s Mosque: The largest single-subdome mosque in Bosnia

The Emperor’s Mosque is an important landmark in Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina, being the first mosque to be built (1457) after the Ottoman conquest of Bosnia. It is the largest…

Besieged Syria rebels evacuated in rare deal

Besieged Syria rebels evacuated in rare deal

Nour Samaha : Dozens of wounded rebel fighters, along with members of their families, are being evacuated from a Syrian border town that is besieged by government forces. The evacuation was agreed…

Two Palestinians killed in West Bank violence

Two Palestinians killed in West Bank violence

Israeli forces have shot dead two Palestinians at the Huwara checkpoint as violence continues in the occupied West Bank. Mohammed Sbaaneh, 17, was killed on Sunday after he allegedly stabbed and…

US alliance captures key dam from ISIL

US alliance captures key dam from ISIL

US backed alliance of Syrian Kurds and Arab rebel groups, supported by U.S. coalition planes, captured a dam on Saturday from Islamic State, cutting one of its main supply routes across…

Prophet (PBUH) says : The donor hand is better than the recipient

Prophet (PBUH) says : The donor hand is better than the recipient

Islam is a religion that orders it’s followers to be part and parcel of a productive society. Great prophet Muhammad (pbuh) never liked wasting time. He was always busy. He…

Baitul Hikma: House of Wisdom in Baghdad

Baitul Hikma: House of Wisdom in Baghdad

Subhi Al-Azzawi : The House of Wisdom was in fame, status, scope, size, resources, patronage, etc. similar to that of the present day British Library in London or the Nationale Bibliotheque…