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The conference of shame and disgrace

Muslim countries participation in Riyadh’s meeting is contrary to Islamic values

Another gamble: Abbas to propose large-scale land swap with Israel

Denouncing Terror – Islam promotes the good and forbids the bad EDITORIAL

Shafaqna Interviews Brother Ali-Reza Goudarzi on the Architecture of the Holy Shrines

Bahraini forces attack a number of anti regime protesters

Murderers of Muslim Ummah: $380 billion to spill the blood of Muslims

A dangerous move: US’s Iranophobia for Saudi dollars

At least 22 killed, over 59 injured in suicide attack at Manchester concert

PM Nawaz condemns Manchester blast, calls for concerted efforts against terrorism

Rouhani’s re-election: The challenges ahead

War on extremism: The state, Maulana Abdul Aziz and Masood Azhar

A day dream: Can Trump Isolate Iran?

Indian army awards officer who tied Kashmiri man to jeep as human shield

Widow of 9/11 victim to Trump: Saudis should be held accountable for ‘role in murdering 3,000’

Why Muslims need to take part in their own affairs?

Conference on Takfirism to be held in Denmark

Ayatollah Bashir al-Najafi: “Clerics responsible to inform societies”

Imran slams Nawaz for being silent spectator at Saudi summit

The end of Trump

Moving Security Council after ICJ: Do India enjoy an upper hand in Yadav’s case?

Pakistanis ashamed at how PM Nawaz was treated in Saudi Arabia: Imran Khan

US Senator censures $110Bn arms sale to Saudis, citing atrocities in Yemen

US airstrike on Syrian Army proves Washington’s fake claims about war on terrorism

Syrian conflict:  Saudia diplomacy to foil peace talks

Rising threat: ‘Extremist outfits radicalising educated women in Karachi’

MWM Conference demands Pakistan’s withdraw from Saudi Military Alliance

Reasons why Arab NATO is doomed to failure

Iranian FM responds to Trump's anti-Tehran remarks

Robert Fisk from Independent: “Donald Trump’s speech to the Muslim world was filled with hypocrisy and condescension”

Trump’s Pro Saudi stance is a tragic continuation of US foreign policy of being aligned with the creators of Al Qaeda

I did not fast in my early years of adulthood, is it Wajib for me to compensate for those days and pay Kaffarah?

Writing a faith out of death’s throes – Shia Islam shall be silent no more …

Report documents evidence of attacks on Rohingya

Iran offers peace after bellicose Saudi threats

A nefarious agenda: How Saudia fooled Muslim Ummah for vest interests

Detaining Pakistani diplomats: Afghanistan’s quest for escalation with Pakistan

An unsolved mystery:  Why Govt is hesitant to arrest Lal mosque cleric?

Why Britain’s support for Bahrain king is unwavering?

US Senator censures $110Bn arms sale to Saudis, citing atrocities in Yemen

Trump visits Riyadh: Democracy, Human Rights out of; arms deal, Iranophobia top on agenda

JUI-F’s dirty politics on FATA reforms

ایران کے صدارتی انتخاب: ڈاکٹر حسن روحانی ایک بار پھر کامیاب

Hassan Rouhani wins another term as president of Iran

No iota of Shame: Saudia disgraces Trump by inviting a wanted President for war crimes

Rouhani leads Iran presidential race, expected to win

Appeasing a fanatic: Saudia’s penchant for anti-Muslim Trump

Grave mistake: India’s self imposed regional isolation

Yemenis fire ballistic missile at Riyadh ahead of Trump visit: Report

Polls close, vote counting underway in Iran

Saudi Arabia boosts US Treasury holdings ahead of Trump visit

Some signs of the time of re-appearance of Imam Mahdi (AJ)

Grand Shia scholar: Clerics adhere to Ahlul Bayt doctrine to serve society

Saudi Arabia’s ideology of exclusion and genocide

Blackwater returns to Iraq under new name

Saudi cleric calls on FIFA to ban sign of cross, Twitter fires back

No iota of Shame: Saudia disgraces Trump by inviting a wanted President for war crimes

Mahmoud Abbas on 3-day visit to India

Dawn leaks II: A new controversy

Verdict on Kulbhoshan and US’s influence on ICJ

Saudi ambassador to Cairo affirms Saudi efforts to disrupt US-Iran ties

Iranians to vote in pres. election in 102 countries: Foreign Ministry

Zionist ‘Axis of Evil’ against Iran

Why ICJ rushed to suspend execution of Indian spy?

Pakistan to form new team of lawyers on Kulbhushan Jadhav case: Sartaj

Key points of the judgment by International Court of Justice

U.S. New “Plan B” for Syria: Military Escalation

ICJ stays execution of Indian spy Jadhav pending final decision

Anti Russia hysteria makes the US mainstream press side with ISIS

A country ‘on its knees’: Cholera takes hold in war-weary Yemen

Top Shia leader ready for talks with Shia parties

Saudi Arabia rushing to normalize relations, amid Israeli silence

Why India has become an irrelevant power in South Asia?

Is US pressurizing Pakistan to release Kulbhoshan Yadav?

Trump administration renews Iran sanctions waivers

Saudi Regime lays siege on historical Shiite city, several killed

The other picture: Why did Nawaz Invite Jindal to Pakistan?

Perfect Footwear for Traveling That You Can Not Afford to Miss Upon

Famous Zoos In Pakistan

5 Beauty Tips to Try This Summer Season, Especially During Travelling

Is Saudi Arabia Waging a Holy Crusade Against Iran?

What is the most important task we have in this world?

Iran’s Supreme leader Ayatollah Khamenei vows to enhance missile capability

Israeli minister says Assad should be killed

US trying to save Zionist-Wahhabi Axis in Middle East: Analyst

Innocent killings: Is Gawadar still at risk?

Labour govt. will ‘immediately recognize a state of Palestine’

Stability of Pakistan and Imam Mahdi Conference’ in Karachi on May 21

Trump to Saudia: A new hope for ISIS

Prolonging hunger strike: Would UN feel any shame?

Special Dua by Imam Sadeq (AS) to be recited at the time of the occultation of Imam Mahdi (AJ)

State of emergency over Cholera Outbreak In Sanaa, Yemen

Pakistan, Bangladesh ties need be strengthened: Info Minister

Obama officials, led by Kerry, team up to defend Iran deal from Trump

Yemen popular forces capture military base in Saudi Arabia

Cutting the Knot: Why Pakistan should divorce to Washington?

Cyber Crime law: Pakistan’s freedom of speech under threat

Nearly 30 million children across Arab world live in poverty: UNICEF

The sudden death of Mishaal bin Abdulaziz complicates the process of coup in Saudi Arabia

Saudi Shia town under 'siege' for sixth day

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Shafaqna Interviews Sister Qudsiyah Remtulla – Founder at The Visual Age

1396/2/21 | 15:15
SHAFAQNA – Sister Qudsiyah Remtulla is the founder of The Visual Age, an online platform where she pairs self-development with creativity to come up with resourceful faith-based works of art. We had the pleasure of interviewing her to gain some inspiration by asking her what inspires her. Take a look: What thoughts did you have that led you to set up The Visual Age?   Qudsiyah: This initiative was inspired at a time in my life where I fell into complete hopelessness on the route to searching for my purpose. I had just completed a course ...

Social Media and Its Impact on Pakistan’s Tourism Industry

1395/12/7 | 15:15
Technology has enabled people from all over the world to stay connected with others, irrespective of the distance. The communication barrier between people has between removed to a great extent by the introduction of various innovation including smartphones and social media. The revolution brought about by technology is phenomenal. It has literally breathe life into the word ‘convenience’ by letting it seep into our lives through various inventions. This can be seen through the various platforms that the technology has provided to people so ...

Smart Phone, the Ultimate Tool for Tourists

1395/9/12 | 15:15
The advent of technology has paved way for ‘convenience and efficiency’ to seep into the lives of human beings. This is one aspect of globalisation that has helped people to not only connect but also to conduct the business transaction with people living all over the world. Amongst the various technological innovations that have removed various barriers, the advent of smartphones have dissolved the communication barrier to a great extent. The smartphones are a much better version of the old mobile phones. Hence, this gadget no doubt provides ...

Microsoft to cut 2,850 more jobs

1395/5/9 | 15:15
WASHINGTON: Microsoft said it would cut about 2,850 more jobs over the next 12 months, taking its total planned job cuts to up to 4,700, or about 4 percent of its workforce.The company said in May it would cut 1,850 jobs in its smartphone business, most of them in Finland.Microsoft bought Finland-based handset maker Nokia in 2014 in an ill-fated attempt to take on market leaders Apple and Samsung Electronics.Chief Executive Satya Nadella, who took the helm just two months before the deal closed, has since focused on restructuring the struggling ...

Microsoft returns to profit one year after big loss

1395/4/30 | 15:15
San Francisco: Microsoft said Tuesday it posted a profit of $3.1 billion in the just-ended quarter, swinging back into the black a year after hefty charges from writing off mobile phone assets."This past year was pivotal in both our own transformation and in partnering with our customers who are navigating their own digital transformations," said chief executive Satya Nadella.  ...

Believe the hype? How virtual reality could change your life

1395/3/14 | 15:15
TAIPEI: Reducing errors made during surgery, bringing school books to life, enabling us to browse shops from the comfort of home — virtual reality is not just about gaming, it will change our lives, according to some tech leaders.“VR” is the buzz industry at Asia’s largest tech fair, Computex, being held in Taiwan’s capital Taipei this week. The island is hoping to become a development hub for virtual reality technology.But while VR is currently aimed at gamers, its evangelists forecast it will eventually be about much more than entertainment.“We ...

Now Snapchat Allows you Face-Swap with Your Camera Roll

1395/2/3 | 15:15
The messaging app, Snapchat has stopped selling you things. From today’s apprise, every snap can be repeated once, but you cannot purchase additional replays anymore. Individuals can take a photo or a video, add a caption or doodle, and send it to a friend or add it to your story to share with some or all of your friends.Now Snapchat Allows you Face-Swap with Your Camera Roll Snapchat introduced $0.99 replays over the one free one you got each day, but with the blackout of the Lens store that hurled in November and shut in January, Snapchat ...

Online Recharge Facility introduced for Pakistan mobile phone users

1394/12/15 | 15:15
ISLAMABAD: An online recharge and bill payment facility for mobile phone users has been introduced to facilitate millions of mobile phone users.This new facility has been launched by Recharge.pk which enables users to recharge their mobile phone credit or pay bills using debit or credit cards.As per information, this service is available for all five cellular networks in Pakistan including Mobilink, Telenor, Zong, Ufone and Warid.A Spokesman of Recharge.pk on Saturday said mobile phone users can recharge their accounts through www.recharge.pk.After ...

An angel raped: Women bear brunt of a flawed justice system

1394/12/15 | 15:15
 A fourth-grader has been repeatedly raped by her teacher in the Nauabad village, Larkana district, until she became pregnant, alleges her family which is now under pressure from local elite for withdrawing the case. The family of M Kalhoro, a farmer in the riverine area of the Indus River, was devastated when they discovered that their 13-year-old daughter *R was pregnant after being repeatedly raped by her teacher. Kalhoro filed a case with the Hatri Ghulam Shah police and the teacher was arrested. The district and sessions court on Wednesday ...

Facebook launches ‘Reactions’ worldwide

1394/12/5 | 15:15
UNITED STATES: Facebook on Wednesday said that “Reactions”, an extension of the “Like” button, has now been rolled out worldwide.The social network launched a pilot of “Reactions” – which allows users to select from seven emotions including “Angry”, “Sad” and “Wow” – in Ireland and Spain in October.In a video accompanying a blog post, the five new buttons appear as animated emoticons that pop up when the “Like” button is held down on mobile devices. The buttons appear on desktops when users hover over the “Like” ...