- The Promised Imam Mahdi (a)
The Birth of the Imam (A.S): Al Hujjat ibn Al -Hassan Al – Mahdi (as) the 12th divine leader of Islam was born on dawn, Friday the 15th of Shaaban 255 AH correspondent to 868 AD in the house of the 11th Imam (as) in the city of Samerrah (Iraq).
- Islamic concept about the Awaited Saviour Imam Mahdi (a.t.f.s)
The figure more legendary then that of the Mahdi, the Awaited Saviour, has not been seen in the history of mankind. The thread of the world events have woven many a fine design in the human life but the pattern of the Mahdi stands high above even other pattern. He has been the vision of the visionaries in history. He has been the dream of all the dreamers of the world for the ultimate salvation of mankind he is the pole star of hope on which the gaze of Humanity is fixed.
- Sunni Documentation on Imam Mahdi (a.t.f.s)
For the Sunni brothers, there are six major collections of traditions based on the Sunni standards for verifying the authenticity of a tradition. These six books are: Sahih al-Bukhari, Sahih Muslim, Sahih al-Tirmidhi, Sunan Ibn Majah, Sunan Abu Dawud, and Sahih al-Nisa’i.
- Bahrainis condemn US support for Al Khalifa regime
Bahraini protesters have held a demonstration in the village of Ma’ameer to condemn the United States for supporting the Al Khalifa regime.
- Bahraini boy, 11, free to stay home after protest detention
Court rules that Ali Hasan, one of youngest demonstators taken into custody during unrest, must be monitored by authorities
- Iraq says al-Qaida fighters flowing into Syria, dangerous new element in fight against Assad
BEIRUT — Iraq asserted Thursday that al-Qaida insurgents are streaming out of the country to carry out attacks in Syria, an ominous development as the Syrian conflict enflames an already hostile region.
- Kalbe Jawwad resigns as imam of Asafi Mosque
Eminent Shia cleric and Imam-e-Juma Kalbe Jawwad Naqvi has resigned as Imam of the historical Asafi Mosque in Lucknow. Jawwad leads the Friday prayer of Shia Muslims at the Asafi Mosque, built by Nawab Asaf-ud-Daula inside the premises of the Bara Imambara.
- CB-CID probe, Shia Waqf Board
LUCKNOW: The UP government on Thursday ordered CB-CID probe into Shia Waqf Board property disputes that have taken place in the past 10 years. “The government has taken a series of steps to end disputes over Shia Waqf Board properties,” said a government spokesperson.