Eid-ul-Adha 2013

Eid-ul-Adha 2013

Eid-ul-Adha 2013   All praise to the Almighty for blessing us with Eid-ul-Adha on Wednesday, 16 October 2013. As with everything in Islam we celebrate this joyous occasion with the remembrance and worship of Allah. Eid-ul-Adha is a time when we are made to dwell on...
Myanmar Religious Leaders Urge Harmony After Anti-Muslim Clashes

Myanmar Religious Leaders Urge Harmony After Anti-Muslim Clashes

Religious leaders in a western Myanmar town reeling from deadly anti-Muslim clashes urged calm on Monday after fresh violence broke out in the country’s central Irrawaddy Delta region. On Sunday night a mob of Buddhist residents destroyed five Muslim houses in the...
Myanmar seeking to manage media

Myanmar seeking to manage media

NOT too long ago in the office of Myanmar’s media censor, a young military officer crumpled up a newspaper article by a noted Myanmar writer and, dropping it on to the floor, used a golf putter to send it across the room. The putter is now in the closet and the...