Thursday, August 16, 2018
Wardheer News

In Chicago and elsewhere, Latinos converting to Islam

By Alexandra Arriaga On June 5, 2018 in Orland Park, IL, Maria Ontiveros, Felicia Salameh and Jessica Salgado all do their evening prayer before breaking their Ramadan fast. I Maria de la Guardia/Sun-Times Standing shoulder to shoulder inside a community center … Continued

To fast or not to fast?

Saudi Arabia’s players during training at the Petrovsky Stadium in St. Petersburg, Russia, on June 10, 2018. (REUTERS/Anton Vaganov) GARY MEENAGHAN MOSCOW: For Muslims around the world, Thursday is expected to be the last day of Ramadan, yet for players … Continued

Asian man leaps to death in Mecca’s grand mosque

A man has apparently committed suicide in Saudi Arabia at Mecca’s grand mosque by jumping off the building’s roof as hundreds of pilgrims gathered at Islam’s holiest site. Mecca authorities said in a statement on Friday that an “unidentified Asian male” threw … Continued

Somalia: Al-Shabab shuts down football pitches in Mogadishu

By Hamza Mohamed It’s late on Wednesday afternoon, and the Shiirkole football pitch in the Somali capital should be teeming with life. Usually, there are uniformed players and crowds wearing colourful jerseys supporting their favourite teams. That’s how it’s been … Continued

The Night of Power: Do You Have An Ambitious Plan?

By Deana Nassar A study by WHO has revealed that 71 years was the average life expectancy at birth of the global population in 2014. A quick calculation reveals that converted to months this would be equal to 852 months. … Continued

It is in the heart not in the money

BY: SADULLAH KHAN The way people relate to wealth influences most aspects of their personal lives. For many people, where there is wealth there is attention. If you became wealthy overnight… What will the first thing you would do? Is charity … Continued

Hoping For Ramadan

It is known that our early Muslim scholars used to spend the six months leading up to Ramadhan asking Allah to let them witness it with life and faith, and the six months following it praying for Allah’s acceptance of … Continued

Saudi says to lift driving ban on women June 24

© AFP | A Saudi woman practices driving in Riyadh, on April 29, 2018, ahead of the lifting of a decades-long ban on women driving in Saudi Arabia due to take place on June 24 according to authorities RIYADH (AFP) – Saudi … Continued

The Master of Memorizers: Abu Hurayrah

He is the honorable Companion Abu Hurayrah, may Allah be pleased with him. Before embracing Islam, he was called ‘Abd Shams (slave of the sun). After he embraced Islam, the Prophet  called him ‘Abdur-Rahman (Slave of The Most-Merciful) and gave him … Continued