The pope is welcomed but

The Pope is welcomed, but….By Khalid Amayreh in occupied East Jerusalem  Pope Benedict XVI will not be shaking the hands of survivors of the Gaza holocaust As hospitality is a key Arab-Muslim character, the Pope of the Vatican, Benedict XVI, should be accorded all the...

Flood hit Indian state appeals for more help

(AFP/Diptendu Dutta) An Indian Air Force helicopter casts a shadow over floodwaters near the submerged village of Kumarkhad in north east India. Flood-hit northern India is in dire need of international aid on the level of that seen after the 2004 Asian tsunami. A...

Mps expose prevent

It’s about changing Islam, not dealing with real causes of Muslim anger The government should stop trying to “engineer” a so-called moderate form of Islam and pay more attention to other factors leading to ‘violent extremism’ says a report published today...