1. Conference on Tear Gas: Silent Killing in Bahrain
    “That feeling was killing me as my daughter lay in terrible pain and moaned, she didn’t want to die!
  2. Muslim Brotherhood deputy leader Khairat al-Shater arrested
    Khairat al-Shater, the deputy leader of the Muslim Brotherhood, has been arrested, an Egyptian Interior Ministry general has announced.
  3. Al-Wefaq SG: Bahrain regime is not heading for solution, wide violations over three months
    Bahrain is under a tribal rule and the state is absent, Sheikh Ali Salman said, adding, the regime continues to practice wide violations and Al-Wefaq Human Right’s has documented big numbers of various violations since March 2013.
  4. Kedah to act against Shia preachers
    SUNGAI PETANI: The Kedah Islamic Religious Department (JAIK) has identified several individuals propagating banned Shia teachings in the state.
  5. Takfiri Deobandi Taliban Officially Declared Outcast by Consensus Fatwa of Sunni Ulema
    In a major and bold statement today, main stream Sunni muslim scholars issue a religious decree against Takfiris yesterday in Pakistan, calling them Kharjites (out-cast) of modern era.
  6. Syrian army hurls barrage on city of Homs
    BEIRUT — Syrian government troops unleashed a major artillery barrage on Homs on Friday, hitting buildings near a 13th century mosque as they pressed an assault on rebel-held areas in the country’s strategic heartland.
  7. Deadly car bomb targets Shias in Baghdad
    At least 15 people killed and 32 wounded in blast near a Shia religious hall in Iraqi capital.
  8. Iran devalues official rial rate by more than half
    TEHRAN (AFP) – Iran’s central bank on Saturday drastically devalued the national currency’s fixed subsidised rate against the dollar, as the Islamic republic struggles to shore up its faltering economy.