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Archive for February, 2017

Omani Techie gets Scholarship from International Space Univ.

Omani Techie gets Scholarship from International Space Univ.

| February 15, 2017 | 0 Comments

Muscat: Engineer Bahiah Al-Shoaibi became the only Arab woman to receive a scholarship from the International Space University, and she’s an Omani. Al Shoaibi received the scholarship from the International Space University (ISU) after competing with a number of international candidates.  The course to be held in Australia will last for five weeks. Al Shoaibi, the […]

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Urdu Speech Recognition System

Urdu Speech Recognition System

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Pakistani linguistic technology expert, Dr. Agha Ali Raza and his team  at ITU’s Center for Speech and Language Technologies (CSaLT) laboratory, has released a corpus of Urdu sentences that covers all possible distinct sounds, called phoneme by linguists, used in everyday speech. By Umair Rasheed The possibility of some software application developer coming up with […]

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Are You Your Own Best Friend?

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By Sheima Sumer Salam Do you treat yourself the same way you would treat your best friend? Would you ever show your best friend disrespect or unkindness? Prophet Muhammad (pbuh) said, “None of you truly believes until he loves for his brother what he loves for himself” (Bukhari, Muslim). This hadith assumes that we already […]

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Take Wisdom Wherever You Find It

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Abu Huraira, a Companion of Prophet Muhammad (Pbuh) is reported to have said: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “The wise saying is the lost property of the believer, so wherever he finds it then he has a right to it.” (Source: Sunan At-Tirmidhi) By Ahsan Jafri The Quran (49:13) […]

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A Wonderful Learning Experience with Furry & Feathery Friends!

A Wonderful Learning Experience with Furry & Feathery Friends!

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The next time when your teachers or your parents say  that they  want to take you to a museum or a mall or an ‘amusement park,’ you might want to tell them about a different place you’d like them to take you. It’s an organization called ‘People for Animals’ By Nigar Hi Kids! So, after […]

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Abu Zayd Al Balkhi: The 9th Century Muslim Psychologist

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Al-Balkhi makes the now widely disseminated and accepted connection between the mind and the body, with the health of each having significant consequences on the other. Abu Zayd al-Balkhi was a 9th century Muslim polymath, whose writings touched on subjects as varied as geography, medicine, philosophy, theology, politics, poetry, ethics, sociology, grammar, literature and astronomy. […]

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DISCOVER YOURSELF WORKSHOP SCHEDULE

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‘Personality & Leadership Development Workshop based on Spiritual Quotient’ DYS WORKSHOP IN SAUDI ARABIA 1- JEDDAH: DATES: 02, 03 & 04 FEBRUARY 2017 https://goo.gl/forms/EmnZLNnGNbK5EP182 FOR BOOKING CONTACT : 54 156 6664 / 50 702 0867/ 56 786 6966 /50 437 3290 / 56 384 3740 2- JUBAIL: DATES: 09, 10 & 11 FEBRUARY 2017 BOOKING […]

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Transforming Your Internal Life

Transforming Your Internal Life

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Jamath-e-Islami Hind​,​ Telengana (Dept of HRD), Organized a ​3-Day​ Discover Yourself workshop for their (Rukun, Karkun, SIO​ & ​GIO) members for both men and women ​a​t the Islamic Centre, ​Lakkadkote, ​Hyderabad on the 13, 14 & 15 January 2017. Some of the Participants share their responses. It is very interesting, practically very progressive and an […]

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Seven Women Win Seats on Oman’s Municipal Council

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Muscat: Seven women were elected to Oman’s Municipal Council in the second-ever such vote held in the country recently. “Society is becoming more aware of how important the woman’s role is, in pushing the wheels of development in the country along with men,” Mohammad Al Hinai, an Omani political commentator, says. Of the 23 women […]

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Donald Trump’s Inauguration

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Neighbours Leave Note Outside Muslim Man’s Door A Muslim man was greeted with heartwarming note from one of his neighbours on the day of Donald Trump’s inauguration. Left outside the door of his home in Cincinnati, Ohio, it told him he was “welcome in the neighbourhood”. “Today begins a new stage for our country,” it […]

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