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Muhammad ibn ‘Ali al Taqi al Jawad; ninth infallible Imam of Shiites

  Muhammad Ibn `Ali al-Jawad (at-Taqi) (peace be Upon him) Name: Muhammad Title: al-Jawad or at-Taqi Agnomen: Abu Ja`far Father’s name: `Ali al-Ridha Mother’s name: Sabikah (or khayzuran) Birth: In Medina, on Friday, 10th Rajab 195 AH” Martyrdom: Martyred at the age of 25 ,in al-kazimiyyah on Wednesday, 29th Dhi’l-qi`dah …

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Israel to ratify nuclear test ban treaty in 5 years: UN official

    A senior UN official says Israel, which is widely believed to possess hundreds of atomic bombs, should ratify the nuclear test ban treaty within five years. “I’m putting five years as the longest it should take now based on the positive sign that I’m seeing from Israel,” Lassina …

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Iran Ready to Dispatch over 2mln Pilgrims to Iraq on Arbaeen: Official

  Iran’s Hajj and Pilgrimage Organization is fully prepared to dispatch more than two million pilgrims to Iraq’s holy cities during the upcoming Arbaeen ceremony in November, a senior official at the organization said. Speaking to the Tasnim News Agency on Saturday, Mohsen Nezafati said the organization started registration of …

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Happy and Auspicious Birthday Anniversary of Imam Reza (PBUH)

  His blessed name: Ali His father’s name: Imam Mūsā b. Ja‘far (A) His mother’s name: Najma or Tuktam His nickname: Abū al-Hasan His cognomen: Reza Date of birth: Dhu’l-Qa’ada 11, 148/Dec 29, 765 Place of birth: Holy city of Medina Progeny: His holiness Imam Muhammad Taqī (A.S.); of course, …

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Analysis: Does Islam have a violence problem?

  In Paris and Brussels terrorists indiscriminately killed innocent people in the name of Islam. Their barbaric actions heap discredit upon an entire world religion. The terrorists invoke Islam and justify their killing by making reference to the Quran. This is devastating for the peaceful majority of 98 percent of …

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