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President Obama attacks Republicans over government shutdown

US President Barack Obama has strongly criticized Republicans for a government shutdown saying Republicans should not be able to hold the entire economy "hostage.”

Shabestan News Agency Reported: "They've shut down the government over an ideological crusade to deny affordable health insurance to millions of Americans," he said during his speech in...
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Pentagon warns of US government shutdown effects

Pentagon officials have warned of the consequences of the first government shutdown in the US over the last 17 years as hundreds of thousands of civilian employees have been furloughed.

Shabestan News Agency Reported: According to US military officials, about half of the Pentagon’s 800,000 civilian employees were placed on unpaid leave Tuesday a...
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Arab Kings Label the victims to Cover their own Violations

As many as 50 activists are sentences to 5 to 15 years in prison for demanding human rights and equality.

Oppression and discrimination of Bahraini government that led to protest and unrest in this country is taking even more serious face by sentencing peaceful protestors. Bahrain is one of few countries in which Shia Muslims are majority yet they

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14 Explosions and 50 More Death

More than 50 Iraqi Shia Muslims are dead after 14 bombs exploded in Iraq on September 30, 2013. Systematic targeted killings in Iraq are responsible for death of more than 6000 people in Iraq since January 2013. No terrorist group has claimed the responsibility of the explosions.

It is unclear if the attacks are to pressure Iraqi government and to

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Course: Proofs for the Existence of God

‘Soon We shall show them Our signs in the horizons and in their own souls until it becomes clear to them that He is the Real. Is it not sufficient that your Lord is witness to all things?’ (Qur’an 41:53)

At the heart of our existence burns a question: Why am I here?

It is a question each of us must answer if we are to puzzle out our place in the

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