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अमेरिका के दबाव में पाकिस्तान ने हाफिज सईद को आतंकवादी घोषित किया

WordForPeace.com पाकिस्तान ने मुंबई हमले के मास्टरमाइंड हाफिज सईद को आतंकवादी घोषित कर दिया है. समझा जा रहा है कि पाकिस्तान ने अमेरिका के चौतरफा दबाव को देखते हुए आतंकवाद पर अपने रूख में परिवर्तन किया है. मंगलवार को पुलिस ने लाहौर में हाफिज के संगठन जमात-उद-दावा के कार्यालय के बाहर से सुरक्षा बैरिेकेड को हटा लिया. लाहौर के डीआईजी डॉ. …

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JuD runs sixty schools and hundreds of madrassas: Pak govt. to take over the terror group’s institutions and assets

WordForPeace.com JuD runs sixty schools and hundreds of madrassas along with six hospitals and has more than 150 ambulances. Pakistani government is all set to take over the infrastructure of Jamaatud Dawa (JuD) and its subsidiary Falah-i-Insaaniyat Foundation (FIF) following a Presidential decree on last Friday that eliminated a discrepancy to the list of UN declared terrorist organizations and those …

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What Fate for Captured Islamic State Terrorists?

WordForPeace.com By Robert Chesney The war with the Islamic State has been underway in Syria and Iraq for many years, and during this time large numbers of Islamic State members have been captured by Iraqi, Kurdish, and allied Syrian forces. The United States almost never takes custody of these captives. (John Doe is a rare exception to that rule, easily …

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THE BLACK DOT AT PINNACLE

WordForPeace.com AHMED CIMAK, MARKHINS BANGALORE The glitzy thrive of science and technology has resulted in the growth and spread of heavy splendid industries. Human progress in now a day is measured in terms of industrial potential and prosperity. But it is unfortunate that we have not yet realized the obnoxious andhazardous evils of industrialization due to unplanned growth and one …

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Sufi music (sima’a): Universal language of love and harmony

WordForPeace.com Khusrau’s all-time favourite kalam (couplets) which he composed for his beloved murshid, Hazrat Nizamuddin Aulia, is: “main to piya se naina mila ayi re” as well as “chhap tilak sab chini re mose naina milaike”. Khusrau says in his ecstasy: “I play the game of love with my beloved, if I win, he is mine, and if I lose I …

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Muslim woman offers to help her son’s killer

WordForPeace.com NEW DELHI: “Vengeance solves nothing. It won’t bring back her son,” said 66-year-old Rukiye, a devout Muslim who converted in her late-teens.  On the night of June 28, 2015, Suliman Abdul-Mutakallim was on his way back home, carrying a bag of food when he was shot in head and was robbed by three of just $60. 39-year-old Navy veteran, …

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How Sufis interpret and understand the inner meanings of the Qur’an!

WordForPeace.com Qur’an does indeed have hidden (batini) spiritual meanings and esoteric interpretations (ta’wil). Only the literalists, Salafists and the Hanbalis disagreed with this. Today, however, many interpretations of the Qur’an, including those of the fundamentalists, literalists and even mainstream translations are impoverished because they remain at the literal and surface meaning of the Qur’an. Prophet Muhammad himself was the “speaking Qur’an” …

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Look beyond ‘elitism’ to revive tourism in Jammu-Kashmir: National Conference to Mehbooba Mufti

WordForPeace.com Mattu asked the state government to involve houseboat owners, small-and-medium level hoteliers, shikara-wallahs and pony-wallahs in such tourism promotion initiatives, which would boost their business “rather than making the rich even richer”. Opposition National Conference today said tourism in Jammu and Kashmir was in “severe distress” and asked Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti to look beyond “elitism” to revive the …

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Kashmiri scholar investigated for terror links, but AMU students say don’t tar us with same brush

WordForPeace. com by  Shreya Roy Chowdhury Aligarh Muslim University is a popular choice for Kashmiri students pursuing courses outside the Valley. As per Hasan’s estimate, there are between 1,500 and 2,000 students from the entire state of Jammu and Kashmir at the university, which has over 30,000 students. The students of Aligarh Muslim University are shocked and angry. One of their …

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