Friday, July 20, 2018

Austria to shut down mosques, expel foreign-funded imams

Austria's right-wing government plans to shut seven mosques and could expel dozens of imams in what it said was "just the beginning" of a...

Baltimore man gets 35 years for joining Somali terror group

Maalik Alim Jones, 33, was sentenced on Tuesday after pleading guilty to terror conspiracy charges. Prosecutors say he went to Somalia to join al-Shabab. A...

How I fell in love with Somalis in the United States, forget the news

What do you know about Somalia? Have you heard of the famine-stricken country that the news media likes to parade out on network television...

Brutal Bath: How the duel of the Nile ended in death near Bath

John Hanning Speke found the source of the Nile but died in a bizarre shooting near Bath By a dry stone wall on the Neston...

Laas Geel: Heritage world’s best-kept secret

In Somaliland, stunning cave art dating back thousands of years lies in excellent state of preservation As we drive along on the thin layer of...

Is Queen Elizabeth II related to Prophet Muhammad?

Queen Elizabeth's lineage can be traced back 43 generations to the founder of Islam, according to historians Claim first surfaced in 1986 after...

Salman Khan To Spend 2nd Night In Jail, Bollywood Backs “Bhai” In Blackbuck Case:...

Salman Khan, who was convicted in the blackbuck case, reportedly refused to eat the simple food served to him last night and this morning. JODHPUR:  Bollywood...

Interview and images: OKC artist Ebony Iman Dallas traces her father’s history back to...

Oklahoma artist Ebony Iman Dallas traces her father's history, heritage to Africa and back in the exhibit 'Through Abahay’s Eyes'Ebony Iman Dallas never got...

Is Black Panther Islamophobic? A Somali Canadian Perspective

First, I need to tell you who I am. I am a diaspora Somali Canadian based in Toronto, Ontario. I am an educator, researcher with...

Is The Notorious B.I.G. LIVING with Tupac in Somalia? Fan frenzy as rap legends...

BIGGIE SMALLS could be alive and living the life of luxury with Tupac Shakur in Somalia – according to wild conspiracy theories circulating online.  Ahead...

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Al-Shabaab Launches ‘Aggressive’ Child Jihadi Recruitment in Somalia

Al-Shabaab jihadists in Somalia’s Middle Shabelle region have ramped up “aggressive” child recruitment efforts, forcing outgunned residents who refused to surrender their kids to...

US amends terrorist designations of al-Shabaab, completes FTO review

US Government Press Release The Department of State has amended the designation of al-Shabaab – an al-Qa’ida affiliate in Somalia – to include al-Hijra and...

How Africa Tweets 2018

Portland’s fourth study into ‘How Africa Tweets’ has found African governments are not immune from global issues such as fake news, the rise of...