Tag Archives: middle east

Saudi Arabia to open luxury beach resort where women can wear bikinis. MashaAllah

Saudi Arabia’s new heir to the throne has announced plans for a beach resort where special laws will allow women to wear bikinis instead of covering up their skin.  Continue reading Saudi Arabia to open luxury beach resort where women can wear bikinis. MashaAllah

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Beautiful transformation of Mecca Then and Now, 128 Years of Growth. SubhanAllah

Makkah (Mecca) is located 70 km from Jeddah, a seaport and international airport where all Hajis (Pilgrims) disembark. It is the holiest city in Islam and a pilgrimage (Hajj) to Makkah is obligatory upon all able Muslims.  Mecca is also the birthplace of our Prophet Muhammad (PBUH). Like Medina, entry to Makkah is also prohibited for all non-Muslims. Continue reading Beautiful transformation of Mecca Then and Now, 128 Years of Growth. SubhanAllah

2 Jordanian killed after attacking Israeli embassy in Jordan – Israel now asking for protection from Jordan Government

Two Jordanians have been killed and an Israeli wounded by gunfire in a residential building in the heavily fortified Israeli embassy compound in Jordan’s capital Amman, the kingdom’s Public Security Directorate said.

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Story of Basel Al-A’raj, a pharmacist who fought against IDF for 2 hours before shaheed

Basel Al-A’raj, a 31-year-old Palestinian from Bethlehem, a pharmacist, intellect, and struggler was enrolled in March in the list of heroes executed by Israeli occupation forces on the path of liberating Palestine.

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10 everyday inventions that you used today but never knew were invented by Muslims

Along with the first university, and even the toothbrush, there are many surprising Muslim inventions that have shaped the world in which we live today. The origins of these fundamental ideas and objects are the focus of “1001 Inventions”, a book celebrating the forgotten history of 1,000 years of Muslim heritage. From this book, I have summed up ten outstanding Muslim inventions which we still use today.

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Three Israelis killed by Palestinian Resisters in illegal West Bank settlement – shortly after Israeli forces murdered 3 Palestinians

Three Israelis were stabbed to death and a fourth was wounded in a knife attack in the illegal Israeli settlement of Neve Tsuf on Friday, the Israeli army and media said. Continue reading Three Israelis killed by Palestinian Resisters in illegal West Bank settlement – shortly after Israeli forces murdered 3 Palestinians