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    On Islamic Violence: Forget the Koran, Look to History
    Aug09

    On Islamic Violence: Forget the Koran, Look to History

    Originally published by PJ Media. Raymond Ibrahim is a Shillman Fellow at the David Horowitz Freedom Center. The debate around Muslim violence all too often centers around doctrine—around what the Koran and Hadith (words and deeds of Muhammad) really mean and say. Forgotten in this debate is that Islamic scriptures are unnecessary in determining...

    Serena struggles, del Potro blasts punch-up
    Aug09

    Serena struggles, del Potro blasts punch-up

    RIO DE JANEIRO: Defending champion Serena Williams ended a three-match losing streak against France’s Alize Cornet to keep her hopes of a fifth Olympic gold medal alive Monday. But it was a rollercoaster 7-6 (7/5), 6-2 victory for the 34-year-old world number one who 24 hours earlier had suffered her first ever Olympic Games women’s...

    Air Company Awards Plane to Children’s Centre
    Aug09

    Air Company Awards Plane to Children’s Centre

    The Astana Times provides news and information from Kazakhstan and around the world. In early June, the Kazakh airline company Air Control announced the winner of the competition for the best use of the decommissioned aircraft was the Children’s Scientific and Educational Centre Evrikum in Almaty. “To tell the truth, it was not easy to make...

    Erdoğan and Putin reignite the bromance
    Aug09

    Erdoğan and Putin reignite the bromance

    ISTANBUL — The long-standing friendship between Russia’s Vladimir Putin and Turkey’s Recep Tayyip Erdoğan is due to resume after a 10-month interruption as the two strongmen meet for a summit in St. Petersburg Tuesday. Relations between the presidents of Russia and Turkey have been frayed since last November when Turkish F-16s downed...

    Putin and Erdogan meet to mend ties after jet downing rift
    Aug09

    Putin and Erdogan meet to mend ties after jet downing rift

    SAINT PETERSBURG: Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan jets into Russia on Tuesday for his first meeting with counterpart Vladimir Putin since the two strongmen leaders began healing a bitter feud over Ankara’s downing of a Russian warplane. Erdogan’s visit to Putin’s hometown of Saint Petersburg is also his first foreign trip...

    Putin and Erdogan meet to mend ties after jet downing rift
    Aug09

    Putin and Erdogan meet to mend ties after jet downing rift

    SAINT PETERSBURG (AFP) – Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan jets into Russia Tuesday for his first meeting with counterpart Vladimir Putin since the two strongmen leaders began healing a bitter feud over Ankaras downing of a Russian warplane.Erdogans visit to Putins hometown of Saint Petersburg is also his first foreign trip since the...

    Report: Traveling zoo set up on Holocaust site in Ukraine
    Aug09

    Report: Traveling zoo set up on Holocaust site in Ukraine

    City in northwestern Ukraine authorizes the placing of a traveling zoo on the mass grave of thousands of Jewish Holocaust victims. …read more Source: Arutz...

    Olympics: Serena struggles, del Potro blasts punch-up
    Aug09

    Olympics: Serena struggles, del Potro blasts punch-up

    RIO DE JANEIRO (AFP) – Defending champion Serena Williams ended a three-match losing streak against Frances Alize Cornet to keep her hopes of a fifth Olympic gold medal alive Monday.But it was a rollercoaster 7-6 (7/5), 6-2 victory for the 34-year-old world number one who 24 hours earlier had suffered her first ever Olympic Games womens...

    US urges Russia to halt Syria sieges; Russia slams aid politicization
    Aug09

    US urges Russia to halt Syria sieges; Russia slams aid politicization

    Syria Democratic Forces (SDF) fighters walk with people that fled their homes due to clashes between Islamic State fighters and Syria Democratic Forces (SDF) towards safer parts of Manbij, in Aleppo Governorate, Syria, August 7, 2016. REUTERS UNITED NATIONS: The United Nations Security Council must not allow civilians on both sides of the Syrian...

    Rio 2016 I Legendary show: Abhinav Bindra’s rifle developed serious problems but he still finished 4th
    Aug09

    Rio 2016 I Legendary show: Abhinav Bindra’s rifle developed serious problems but he still finished 4th

    Abhinav Bindra had to deal with an equipment malfunction as the champion rifle shooter during his fourth place finish in his last Olympics after being edged out in a shoot-off here on Monday. Just before the start of the 10m air rifle qualification at 9am local time, Bindra fell down along with his gun from the chair and as a result the...