Kashmir demonstrations

Picture: (AFP/Tauseef Mustafa)Indian Kashmiri Muslim demonstrators hold aloft an effigy depicting an Indian soldier during a demonstration in Srinagar on August 12. Security forces in Indian Kashmir have briefly relaxed a curfew as the casualty toll from two days of...

How stupid is condoleezza Rice?

By William Blum (source: Counterpunch.org) On April 9, Condoleezza Rice delivered a talk in San Francisco. Or tried to. The former Secretary of State was interrupted repeatedly by cries from the audience of “war criminal” and “torturer”. (For...

11 dead in Lebanon bombing

  Picture: (AP Photo)A damaged bus is seen, in the northern city of Tripoli, Lebanon today. A bomb exploded near a bus carrying civilians and off-duty members of the military in the northern city of Tripoli early this morning. Suspicion fell on the possibility of the...

Muslims sufferd byUSviolence sceptical of Obamas change

The policies of Bush’s outgoing administration have had a direct and often violent impact on Muslim territories, therefore opposition toward Washington is widespread. Muslims resonated on Wednesday to the yearning for change which drove Barack Obama’s...