Reflections by mazin qumsiyeh

Reflections  by Mazin Qumsiyeh The old Hebron to Jerusalem  (now Hebron-to-wall-near Bethlehem) road was lined up with perhaps over 200 armed special forces.  These are not Israeli but Palestinian “security”.  I was going to pick a friend at Dheisheh...

Israel grinds palestinian olive grove

Palestinians sort olives during harvest season in an olive grove in the West Bank village IslamOnline.net & News Agencies KAFR QADDUM — A rifle-toting Israeli soldier pointed to a dozen of Palestinian farmers heading to their olive grove in the northern West...

Professor rashid bhika honoured

  The South African Institute for Advancement (SAIA) held its Second Annual Inyathelo Philanthropy Awards at a gala event in Cape Town on Wednesday 5th November 2008. The Inyathelo Award for Lifetime Philanthropy was awarded to Pretoria-born Professor Rashid Bhika Of...

Israel seeks judaization of al quds

‘Israel seeks Judaization of al-Quds’        The Islamic Jihad of Palestine says dissolving the two Palestinian governments would only help Israeli plans to Judaize al-Qods. Speaking at the international Tehran conference in support of Palestinians...

Speak out against women abuse

Speak out against women abuse by Abdullah Saeed The Star-May 12, 2009 Edition 1 I refer to the article “Abuse of Muslim gets worse”, (Star, May 04).Violence against women is a human rights violation and is a behaviour that knows no culture, religion, race,...