• Imam Jawad (PBUH), the salvager of faith

    Feb 22, 2021 10:36

    Heartiest congratulations to you all on the auspicious 10th of the sacred month of Rajab, the blessed birthday of the 9th Infallible Heir of the Almighty’s Last and Greatest Messenger to all mankind, Prophet Mohammad (Blessings of God upon him and his progeny).

  • Imam Hadi’s dynamic role as the divine guide

    Feb 15, 2021 10:23

    Today is the 3rd of the sacred month of Rajab on which was poisoned to martyrdom in the Iraqi city of Samarra in the year 254 AH (corresponding to 868 AD), Imam Ali an-Naqi al-Hadi (PBUH), the 10th Infallible Heir of Prophet Mohammad (Blessings of God upon him and his progeny).

  • Paragon par-excellence for all virtuous women

    Feb 03, 2021 10:24

    Today “Mother’s Day” is being celebrated in the Islamic Republic of Iran, as well as in countries and societies where women and motherhood are viewed from the standpoint of virtue with respect attached to them as the basic builders of sound and healthy societies in sharp contrast to the decadent western culture where women are considered carnal and commercial commodities.

  • Where is the unmarked grave of the noblest-ever Lady?

    Jan 17, 2021 13:37

    Heartfelt condolences to you all. Today is the martyrdom anniversary of Hazrat Fatema Zahra (Peace be upon her), the daughter of Prophet Mohammad (Blessings of God upon him and his progeny). It was on the 3rd of the lunar month of Jamadi as-Sani that she joined her father in afterlife, in a mere 95 days after his departure from the transient world.

  • Ali, the Imam of all mankind

    Aug 08, 2020 07:48

    Today is the auspicious 18th of Zi’l-Hijjah, the anniversary of an immortal event in the history of mankind.

  • Ghadir: Shower of mercy for all

    Aug 06, 2020 07:42

    We are on the eve of the auspicious occasion of the 18th of Zilhajjah, the Day of Ghadir, which marks the Greatest Eid of Islam, in honour of the perfection of faith by God Almighty following proclamation of Imam Ali ibn Abi Taleb (AS) as Vicegerent by Prophet Mohammad (blessings of God upon him and his progeny), while returning from his Farewell Hajj Pilgrimage to Mecca in the year 10 AH.

  • Bahrain to execute two activists despite concerns over torture

    Jul 17, 2020 19:26

    A high-ranking official with Bahrain’s main Shia opposition group, al-Wefaq National Islamic Society, says death sentences being imposed against human rights campaigners and political dissidents will increase the public demand for the restructuring of the country’s political system.

  • Black lives do not matter even in black Nigeria

    Jul 02, 2020 12:25

    If the slogans and the placards reading "Black Lives Matter” in protest to the sporadic killings of citizens of color by the white-skinned US police forces have caught the attention of the international media, these same media horns have not much focused on the organized killing of black Nigerian Shi’a Muslims by the Nigerian regime of the same dark color which also claims to be Muslim.

  • Birthday of Hazrat Zainab (PBUH)

    Jan 01, 2020 14:08

    Greetings and congratulations on the blessed birthday of an Immaculate Lady whose virtuous personality transcends the barriers of time, space, geography, and even faiths, for the role she played in safeguarding humanitarian values.

  • Delay in Sheikh Zakzaky’s release raises doubts in Nigerian gov’t

    Dec 19, 2019 09:21

    Sections of the Nigerian press have begun to express doubts on Nigeria’s claim to be a functioning democracy, by noting that Mohammadu Buhari first took power in 1983 in a military coup as a general, long before his election in 2015 as a democratically elected president, who earlier this year began his second term – on the basis of questionable voting.