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Water Crisis

You are paying your Zakaah, BUT are you doing it correctly? Ebrahim Moosa – Cii Radio | 21 Muharram 1437/04 November 2015 It is a universally understood principle, that every action comes with its concomitant reaction. In Islam, the concept gains further traction from Quraanic teachings such as those that …

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Russian jet with 224 people aboard crashes in Egypt’s Sinai

Saturday, 31 October 2015 12:13 Relatives of the victims of the crashed Russian airliner, react as they gather at Pulkovo airport in St.Petersburg, Russia, earlier today A Russian passenger plane with more than 200 people aboard crashed in Egypt’s Sinai Peninsula on Saturday, according to the Egyptian Prime Minister’s office.A …

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Water crisis: South Africans cannot continue as if its business as usual

Rashida Ntotela – Cii News | 21 Muharram 1437/04 November 2015 Despite the dreary mood over the water crises in South Africa, a spokesperson for the Department of Water and Sanitation Mr.Mlimandlela Ndamase has reassured countrymen on the prospects of water preservation noting emergency measures taken by Minister Nomvula Mokonyane …

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Water saving: Play your part

Cii News | 15 Muharram 1437/28 October 2015 An urgent appeal is made to the South African public by Rand Water and Municipalities to use water sparingly. In a public statement, Justice Mohale of Rand Water communicated that, “persistent high temperatures in Rand Water’s area of supply continue to strain …

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Taking Selfies In Iraq And Afghanistan

By William J. Astore 27 October, 2015 TomDispatch.com The United States is a peculiar sort of empire.  As a start, Americans have been in what might be called imperial denial since the Spanish-American War of 1898, if not before.  Empire — us?  We denied its existence even while our soldiers …

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Israeli self-inflicted hate…

POSTED BY JAMAL KANJ ON OCTOBER 25, 2015 Haftom Zarhum, a 29-year-old Eritrean migrant, was shot by a security guard and kicked by bystanders [AP]   Economy and Trade Minister Naftali Bennett boasted, “I have killed lots of Arabs (Palestinians) in my life – and there is no problem with …

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Shot, Shattered And Bloody At Ramallah’s Hospital

WATCH Ireland MP questions Zionist ambassador https://www.facebook.com/sal.jeewa/videos/966331636764776/ … Repairing the wounds from Israeli rubber-coated steel bullets, live ammunition and tear gas by Mel Frykberg Ramallah, occupied West Bank – Twenty-nine-year-old Ameen al-Teel is a head nurse at the Ramallah Government Hospital. He has been working 17-hour shifts, interspersed with just a few …

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ANC’s hosting of Hamas a watershed

Cii News | 06 Muharram 1436/20 October 2015 Khaled Meshaal, leader of Palestinian Movement – Hamas and fellow comrades, were invited and hosted by the South African governing party, the African National Congress (ANC) for a working visit starting Monday 19 October 2015. Hamas is a Resistance Movement, which legitimately …

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Why Muslims support #FeesMustFall

Azhar Vadi | 08 Muharram 1436/21 October 2015 South African university students, all of them – black and white, Christian, Muslim, Hindu and Jew, rich and poor – have been called on to join the protest action, #FeesMustFall, or at worst stay home as a form of moral support to …

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Settler violence: Footage from Hebron

http://www.btselem.org/settler_violence/20151020_5_days_of_settler_attacks_in_hebron Lack of accountability: Israeli military enables 5-day settler attack Published: 19 Oct 2015 B’Tselem video footage indicates that for five days, from 6 through 10 October 2015, groups of young Israelis from the settlement of Kiryat Arba came every afternoon and evening to the fence separating the settlement from …

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