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President Obama Extends Warmest Wishes for Diwali to Indians

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President Obama Extends Warmest Wishes for Diwali to Indians

As the festival of lights called Diwali is being celebrated today (Oct. 23) in India and other countries by the Indians, President Obama wished a Happy Diwali to all those who celebrate the festival. “I want to wish a Happy Diwali to all those who are celebrating the festival of lights here in the United [...]

How Islamic State Takes Care of Its Muslim Citizens

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How Islamic State Takes Care of Its Muslim Citizens

By Rakesh Raman While the Islamic State (or the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria, ISIS) is in the process of expanding its territory by conquering different regions of Iraq and Syria, it claims that its soldiers are providing comprehensive citizen services to Muslims under the new regime which is supposed to become a Caliphate. [...]

CBS 60 Minutes to Cover Death with Dignity

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CBS 60 Minutes to Cover Death with Dignity

CBS 60 Minutes has announced it will air an interview with Compassion & Choices Pres. Barbara Coombs Lee this Sunday, Oct. 19, about the risk for dying patients and family caregivers who live in the 45 states that don’t authorize death with dignity for terminally ill, mentally competent adults. The story will detail the unjust [...]

Missing Journalist’s Family Says British PM David Cameron Did Not Help

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Missing Journalist’s Family Says British PM David Cameron Did Not Help

The family of a missing British journalist, Michael Dixon, will on Saturday (18 October) mark five years since he vanished in Costa Rica. Michael walked out of his hotel one evening in the seaside town of Tamarindo and never came back. His brother’s own efforts turned up several leads which indicate he was the victim [...]

Shia Cleric Sentenced to Death in Saudi Arabia

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Shia Cleric Sentenced to Death in Saudi Arabia

Saudi Arabia’s Specialized Criminal Court sentenced a prominent Shia cleric to death on Wednesday, Oct. 15. According to Human Rights Watch, Sheikh Nimr al-Nimr was convicted on a host of vague charges, based largely on his peaceful criticism of Saudi officials. Al-Nimr has a wide following in Saudi Arabia’s Eastern Province, where most of the [...]

President Barack Obama Sued Over Ebola Epidemic

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President Barack Obama Sued Over Ebola Epidemic

Larry Klayman, a former U.S. Department of Justice prosecutor and founder of Freedom Watch, announced Tuesday that he has personally filed a lawsuit against President Barack Hussein Obama and those in his administration. They include the director of the Center for Disease Control (CDC), who are recklessly exposing the American people to the deadly Ebola [...]

Islamic State to Americans: You Will Not Feel Secure Even in Your Bedrooms

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Islamic State to Americans: You Will Not Feel Secure Even in Your Bedrooms

By Rakesh Raman In response to the airstrikes on Iraq and Syria led by America, the Islamic State (ISIS or ISIL) militants have launched a major media offensive against the U.S. and its allies. Just before the American attack on Syria, an official spokesman of the Islamic State – Shaykh Abū Muham-mad al-‘Adnānī ash-Shāmī (hafidhahullāh) [...]

Where Exactly Was Kim Jong-un of North Korea?

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Where Exactly Was Kim Jong-un of North Korea?

Kim Jong-un, the supreme leader of the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (North Korea), has appeared again after six weeks of mysterious absence, the state media reported today. Reports suggest that Kim was walking with a cane, as he has been suffering from multiple ailments such as gout and diabetes because of his obesity. He [...]

Terrorism, Wars, Debt, Ebola…And Now Hunger Troubles America

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Terrorism, Wars, Debt, Ebola…And Now Hunger Troubles America

America seems to be under a curse. As the country – which claims to be a super power in the world – is trying to grapple with a series of serious issues such as Islamic State terrorism, persisting wars in Muslim countries, mounting debt nearing $18 trillion, Ebola epidemic, now it’s facing another threat. It’s [...]

U.S. Worried as Islamic State Ready to Conquer Kobani

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U.S. Worried as Islamic State Ready to Conquer Kobani

The northern Syrian city of Kobani, which borders on Turkey, could fall to Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) or ISIS terrorists, the chairman of the U.S. Joint Chiefs of Staff said in an interview broadcast Sunday on ABC’s “This Week with George Stephanopoulos.” Army Gen. Martin E. Dempsey told Martha Raddatz, the [...]

Do You Recognize This Man? Asks FBI

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Do You Recognize This Man? Asks FBI

The U.S. Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) is asking for the public’s help identifying individuals who have traveled—or are planning to travel—overseas to engage in combat alongside terrorist organizations. “We need the public’s assistance in identifying U.S. persons going to fight overseas with terrorist groups or who are returning home from fighting overseas,” said Michael [...]

Son Killed by ISIS. Parents Create James Foley Legacy Fund

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Son Killed by ISIS. Parents Create James Foley Legacy Fund

By Rakesh Raman “Our son James was murdered by ISIS in Syria on August 19th 2014. His life challenges us all to love and forgive one another, and to make this world a better place,” assert Diane and John Foley, parents of James Foley, who was killed by the militant outfit Islamic State of Iraq [...]

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