Month: July 2016

Famous author’s imagination inspired by Bible

By Bill Federer Herman Melville “There she blows!” cried the lookout, sighting Moby Dick. Captain Ahab, driven by revenge, sailed the seas to capture this great white whale who had bitten off his leg in a previous encounter. The crew of the ship Pequod included: Quaker Chief Mate Starbuck Second Mate Stubb Captain Boomer tattooed Read More …

Asteroid on course to pulverize Earth?

By -NO AUTHOR- (NEWS.COM.AU) — NASA is planning to launch a probe to study an “Armageddon” asteroid that could one day pulverise the Earth. The asteroid, named Bennu, crosses Earth’s orbit once every six years and has gotten ever closer since it was discovered in 1999, reports the New York Post. In 2135, Bennu will Read More …

Buxom ‘Hillary in swimsuit’ to get Muslim makeover?

By -NO AUTHOR- (THEAGE) — The controversial Australian street artist behind an “offensive” Hillary Clinton mural in Footscray West says he may repaint it as a “beautiful Muslim woman”. Maribyrnong Council is seeking advice from Victoria Police on whether it has the power to remove a mural by Lushsux​ featuring the US presidential nominee wearing Read More …

U.K. arrests 900 Syrians for rape, child abuse

By -NO AUTHOR- (EXPRESS) — SHOCKING police figures released for England and Wales have shown nearly 900 Syrians have been arrested in just one year. And officials say the migrants were accused of sickening crimes including rapes and child abuse. Now critics say they are concerned that the thousands of Syrians entering Britain each year Read More …

Islamic TV station launches German channel

By -NO AUTHOR- (ALBAWABA) — Huda TV Channel, a global broadcasting satellite service with its headquarters in Riyadh, has launched a channel in the German language to present the correct image of Islam in the West. The channel is targeting 145 million people who speak the language around the world, local media reported on Saturday. Read More …

Turkish Christians pay price after attempted coup

By -NO AUTHOR- (London Express) Mid the cacophony of police sirens, low-flying helicopters and rifle fire, there was another sound during the attempt to overthrow president Recep Tayyip Erdogan: The wailing of Turkey’s imams. From the nations’s 85,000 mosques, their amplified voices were heard calling upon the faithful to take to the streets and defy Read More …