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GaStat Report:Over a million women pilgrims perform the Haj

A total of 1,334,080 men and 1,018,042 women have performed Haj this year, according to the latest statistical report by the General Authority for Statistics (GaStat). It said the number consisted of both the pilgrims coming from outside who were 1,752,014 and the domestic Hajis who were 600,108. The report …

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Hujjaaj numbers up 24% over last year

  The number of pilgrims arriving via air, land and sea entry points until Friday reached 1.07 million, an increase of 204,302, or 24 percent, compared to the same period last year. The numbers of pilgrims arriving by air, land and sea were 1.015 million, 50,554 and 4,915 respectively, according …

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The Rohingya: Silent Abuse

Denied citizenship, forced from their homes, and subjected to cruelty; we investigate the plight of Myanmar’s Rohingya. 09 Aug 2017 09:10 GMTRohingya, Myanmar, Aung San Suu Kyi, Poverty & Development, War & Conflict   Myanmar, formerly known as Burma, has a population of around 51 million people. The Burman ethnic group constitutes around two-thirds …

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India Set to Deport Thousands of Rohingya Muslims Back to Myanmar

  Faizel Patel, Radio Islam News – 14-08-2017 The UNHCR has issued identity cards to about 16,500 Rohingya in India [Altaf Qadri/AP] India’s government is looking to deport an estimated 40,000 Rohingya Muslims back to Myanmar, including those registered with the UN refugee agency. Deputy Interior Minister Kiren Rijiju told …

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Charlottesville is America everywhere

US white supremacists and Neo-Nazis are no longer afraid of showing their faces because they face no repercussions. by Erika Wilson Erika Wilson is the Reef C Ivey II Term Associate Professor of Law at the University of North Carolina School of Law. by Khaled A Beydoun Khaled A Beydoun …

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Even in death, Palestinians have to fight for their freedom

By Rami Younis |Published July 25, 2017 972mag.com Perhaps through this scene, of Palestinians resorting to smuggling bodies out of a morgue to prevent indignity even after death, is it possible to show Israelis and the world what the occupation really means to Palestinians. Palestinians in A-Tur, East Jerusalem retrieve the …

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China detains 12-year-old Uyghur on return from Egypt for “re-education”

 Posted By MV Media Ethnic Uighurs sit near a statue of China’s late Chairman Mao Zedong in Kashgar, Xinjiang Uighur Autonomous Region, China, March 23, 2017. REUTERS/Thomas Peter Source: RFA Authorities in China’s northwest Xinjiang region forced a 12-year-old ethnic Uyghur/Uighur boy to undergo political reeducation and have detained him since arresting …

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Fake Islamic Terror Smear Campaign Exposed

Pretoria – A Midrand property developer has been arrested at OR Tambo International Airport in Johannesburg in connection with a series of bizarre bomb threats in Gauteng, KwaZulu-Natal and Cape Town. Bruce Heafield, 73, had just arrived in the country from his family’s villa in France when he was arrested …

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