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Iranian hardliners refuse to back down

The Guardian, President under pressure to end impasse as Guardian Council rejects criticism over disqualification of 3,000 reformist election candidates Iran's powerful Guardian Council said yesterday that it stood by a decision to disqualify thousands of reformist candidates from standing […]

West owes a lot to Islam – experts

Gulf News, Intellectuals worldwide have said the human civilisation owes a lot to Muslims and Arabs. They were reacting to comments by British TV presenter Robert Kilroy-Silk published recently in the Britain's Sunday Express. Headlined 'We owe Arabs Nothing', the […]

It is crucial to peace that the EU admits Turkey

NY Times, Europe must build a bridge to Turkey, not dig a ditch round the Islamic democracy. While visiting Istanbul, Turkey, the other day, I took a long walk along the Bosphorus near Topkapi Palace. There is nothing like standing […]

Mahathir Asks Muslims to Show More Tolerance

Arabnews, JEDDAH, 19 January 2004

Why the US is running scared of elections in Iraq

The Guardian, Washington's plan to transfer power without a direct vote is a fraud The occupation of Iraq continues to get worse for George Bush and Tony Blair. The deaths of at least 20 people in a suicide bomb attack […]

Who is Trying to Kill Musharraf?

PNS, After a third attempt on his life since he assumed power, recent two attacks, the most recent being two-pronged, the question on everyone

Pakistan nabs 7 al-Qaida suspects

AP, KARACHI, Pakistan – Pakistani agents seized seven suspected al-Qaida militants and a weapons cache in a pre-dawn raid on an apartment complex Sunday, a day after Pakistan vowed to renew its fight against terrorism. Police found five hand grenades, […]

India Commissions Fast Attack Craft

Goa Shipyard, With the hoisting of colors, Rashtriya salute and breaking of Commissioning Pennant at the last bar of the national anthem marked the induction of the fastest craft in the Indian Navy. At a colorful function held at Goa […]

New Aegis Destroyer Christened At Northrop

Northrop Grumman Corporation, PASCAGOULA, Miss. — More than 1,000 guests attended today

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