Daily News Analysis

Obama plans to close Gitmo before his term ends, says US Vice President
by crescent-online.net

August, 2016
Will Barack Obama be able to close the notorious prison camp at Guantanamo Bay before he leaves office early next year? He may want to--as was stated by his Vice President Joe Biden one more time in Sweden today--but will Congress allow him to do so? Further, will Obama be able to muster the courage to oppose Congress and end the barbaric practice that has sullied America's already tarnished reputation?

Main Stories

Turkey’s coup attempt exposes many unsavory creatures
by Zafar Bangash

August, 2016
Last month’s failed coup attempt in Turkey has exposed the alternate State that exists in the shadows. It has shown how deeply unsavory characters have penetrated the various institutions of state.


Brexit and the failed Turkish coup
by Zafar Bangash

August, 2016
Britons voted to leave the European Union. Coupled with Turkey’s failed coup, it has changed the global situation radically. There will now be new political alignments in the region.


India’s Caste system: religious apartheid
by Zafar Bangash

August, 2016
Hinduism’s Caste system is a blot on the world’s conscience. It provides religious sanction to a system in which some human beings are condemned to a life of permanent slavery and degradation. It needs to be exposed to the world.

News & Analysis

Theresa May: Margaret Thatcher 2?
by Umar Shahid

August, 2016
In selecting Theresa May as the new prime minister, the British establishment has opted for another Margaret Thatcher. Can the consequences be any different for ordinary Brits, especially Muslims?

Special Reports

Takfiris and their enablers: Muslims and non-Muslims
by Yusuf Dhia-Allah

August, 2016
Takfirism is not a new phenomenon; its precursor was the Khawarij. Today, the takfiris receive money, weapons, training and support from many regimes, some even carrying Muslim names.

Editor's Desk

Light at the end of Libya’s dark tunnel?

August, 2016
The people of Libya have suffered for more than five years since the Western Crusaders destroyed the regime of Colonel Muammar Qaddafi. His son, Seif al-Islam who was sentenced to death last year is now seen as a savior of Libya.

Letters To The Editor

Zionist hysteria over Quds Rally

August, 2016
Reader Ahmed Mohamad Ali explains why the Zionists are getting hysterical about the success of Quds rallies in Toronto.