Millions of Muslims across the world are celebrating Eid al-Mab’ath, the anniversary of the day Prophet Muhammad, peace be upon him and his progeny, received his first revelation and was chosen as Allah’s final messenger.
A military source declared that security and stability were restored to Halfaya town and to a number of the neighboring villages in the northern countryside of Hama province after destroying the last gatherings of Jabhat al-Nusra in them.
More than two years after dozens of complaints were filed against a Quebec court judge who refused to hear the case of a woman unless she removed her hijab in the courtroom, an investigation into the judge's conduct has been suspended.
On the martyrdom anniversary of Imam Kadhum, peace be upon him, and within the visits of the Global Committee for Processions to the service tents that serve the blessed pilgrims in the holy city of Kadhumiya, a Sunni Muslim embraced Shia Islam in a meeting with the committee members.
Dutch Ambassador to Iraq Jan Waltmans visited the Holy Shrine of al-Abbas, where he was received by a number of its officials headed by the Secretary General Engineer Muhammad al-Ashiqar in the holy shrine’s reception.
As many as 140 Afghan soldiers were killed on Friday by Taliban attackers apparently disguised in military uniforms in what would be the deadliest attack ever on an Afghan military base, officials said.