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Dreaded terrorist Malik Ishaq released by Pakistan govt

Malik Ishaq, dreaded chief of banned Lashkar-e-Jhangvi that has carried out attacks on minority Shias and the mastermind of the assault on the Sri Lankan cricket team in 2009, has been released......

What caused the violent Shia-police clash in Lucknow?

With the traditional proximity between Lucknow’s Shias and the BJP being no secret, speculation is rife that the issue over which tension was heightened by the Shia community leader and......

Pakistan SC summons officials over attacks on Shias

Pakistan's Supreme Court on Tuesday summoned the defence and interior secretaries as it took up a suo motu case regarding the killing of hundreds of Shias in terror attacks in the southwestern city......

Fuming Pak Shias refuse to bury Quetta blast victims

Pakistan's minority Shia Hazara community has said it will not bury dozens of people killed in a devastating bombing in Quetta till the army takes control of the southwestern city to prevent......

5 killed, over 70 injured in Pak bomb attack on Shias

At least five persons were killed and over 70 others injured on Sunday when a Shia procession was targeted with a bomb at Dera Ismail Khan in Pakistan's restive northwest, the second such attack in......

10 most dangerous places to work

Children dressed in costume sit together during a party celebrating. Photograph: Amir Cohen/Reuters A recent MBA graduate, Puneet Kohli, got a job offer from a global commodity giant to join their......

Pehle aap, tehzeeb and Bollywood

From Pakeezah to Ishaqzaade, from Shatranj ki Khilari to Umrao Jaan, the great city of Lucknow has made its way to the wonderful world of Hindi films. The tinkle of the ghungroo, bright......

Veena Malik, husband sentenced to 26 years in jail for blasphemy

Controversy queen Veena Malik has landed in the eye of yet another storm.She, along with the owner of Pakistan's biggest media group, Geo TV, and her actor husband Asad Bashir Khan, has been......

Review: Fury is intense and raw

Fury may not be everyone's cup of tea but it serves as a great reminder of the devastation wars bring with them, says Paloma Sharma.It is April, 1945. The Allies are capturing German towns but the......

Sienna Miller, Brad Pitt: A day out in Hollywood

Here's what your favourite Hollywood stars have been up to. Photograph: Andrew Winning/Reuters Actress Sienna Miller poses for photographers as she arrives for the gala screening of......

'A film one has to live through, not just watch'

'Vishal Bhardwaj, Haider will ensure you a permanent place in the galaxy of filmmakers like Guru Dutt and Satyajit Ray.' Sudarshana Dwivedi salutes the director.I have studied and taught......

Fuming Pak Shias refuse to bury Quetta blast victims

Pakistan's minority Shia Hazara community has said it will not bury dozens of people killed in a devastating bombing in Quetta till the army takes control of the southwestern city to prevent......

The death of the yellow jersey

'Living in Brazil, I had internalised the football mythology of that country, the way I had learnt Mahabharata stories in my childhood.' 'The tragedy at the Maracana stadium in 1950, when a......
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  People speak for shias

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SREENIVAS
Q. Which subgorup is considered as more human:Sunnis, Hanabalites, Shafiites, Malikhites, Hanafites, Salafi, Wahhabis, Suffis, Kharijites, Shias, Ahmadiyya, Bohras
SREENIVAS:  A.  more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/which-subgorup-is-considered-as-more-humansunnis-hanabalites/28083090/answers/

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Q. 3 soldiers killed on LoC as Modi-Sharif shake hands in Nepal; do you think it is right time for us to start supporting shia insurgency in Paki as a counter measure to their terrorism in our country?
SREENIVAS:  A. Suffis, - is my presumption. more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/3-soldiers-killed-on-loc-as-modi-sharif-shake-hands-in-nepal/28079860/answers/28083093

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Q. Is it true that Shia Islams, or Shiites, believe that Mohammad chose his son-in-law, Ali, to be his successor and they view the Koran as unauthentic and offer their own interpretations to its doctrines.
SREENIVAS:  A. I hate innocents die anywhere, we must protect our soldiers more more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/is-it-true-that-shia-islams-or-shiites-believe-that-mohammad/28016933/answers/28079862

Izaj mohammedriyazuddin
Q. Do you know !The Muharram Festival is the first month of the Islamic Calendar. The Muharram Festival commemorates the martyrdom of the Prophet Mohammeds Grandson- Hazrat Imam Hussein. Muharram Festival celebrated with great fervour by the Shia Muslims Community especiallyKya Haq Ada Karega Zamana HUSAIN Ka,AbTak Zamee Pe Karz He Sajda HUSAIN Ka,Jholi FelaaKar Manglo Mumino,Har DUA Kabul Karega DAI HUSAIN KaHappy Muharram Doston !!
Izaj Mohammedriyazuddin:  A. None of these premises is true. Holy Prophet did not anoint Ali as his successor. Shias do not disbelieve Qurn. They have differences in interpretation of the Holy Book ! more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/do-you-know-the-muharram-festival-is-the-first-month-of-the-/28012624/answers/28016937

  Web results for Shias
UN soldier killed in Israel's retaliatory attack

Jerusalem/Beirut, Jan 28 (IANS): Israeli forces attacked southern Lebanon from the sky and ground Wednesday killing a Spanish UN Interim Force in... ...

http://www.daijiworld.com/news/news_disp.asp?n_id=293357
Israeli army patrol attacked, Hezbollah claims responsibility

An anti-tank missile was fired at an Israeli military vehicle Wednesday in Mount Dov, along the Israeli-Lebanese border, injuring several Israeli... ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/news-ians/israeli-army-patrol-attacked-hezbollah-claims-responsibility-115012800989_1.html
IB cites security reasons for off-loading Greenpeace activist

"National security considerations" were cited as the key reason by the Intelligence Bureau (IB) for off-loading an activist of Greenpeace from a... ...

http://www.siasat.com/english/news/ib-cites-security-reasons-loading-greenpeace-activist
Japan PM condemns Goto hostage video

Reuters Kenji Goto is a well-known freelance journalist and film-maker Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has said a new... ...

http://www.msn.com/en-in/news/world/japan-pm-condemns-goto-hostage-video/ar-AA8DNp8?srcref=rss
With allies like these...

Turkey's Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu was in London last week, telling the Western media how helpful Ankara was being in the struggle against the... ...

http://www.kashmirtimes.com/newsdet.aspx?q=37468

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