North Waziristan: Punjabi Taliban Leader, Five Others Killed by Drone Attack

25 02 2010

Qari Zafar, from Karachi, headed the Badar Mansoor organisation whose members are mostly militants from Punjab.

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3000 Year Old Wall Uncovered in Jerusalem

22 02 2010

“A comparison of this latest finding with city walls and gates from the period of the First Temple, as well as pottery found at the site, enable us to postulate with a great degree of assurance that the wall revealed was built by King Solomon in Jerusalem in the latter part of the 10th century B.C.E.” ~ Eilat Mazar





Afghanistan: NATO Pushes Into Marjah, Taliban Resists, Some Civilian Loss

14 02 2010

I’m for human lib, the liberation of all people, not just black people or female people or gay people. ~ Richard Prior





Bill Gates: Here, Now, Mosquito Death Ray to Help Reduce Disease

13 02 2010

“This system can toast millions of mosquitoes in a few minutes.” ~ Dr. Jordin Kare





Iran: West Should Prepare for “Punch” on the 22nd of Bahman (February 11)

9 02 2010

“The Iranian nation, with its unity and God’s grace, will punch the arrogance (Western powers) on the 22nd of Bahman (February 11) in a way that will leave them stunned.” ~ Supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei





12 Year Old Saudi Girl Sold by Her Father to 80 Year Old Man for $22,600

8 02 2010

“Whenever I hear anyone arguing for slavery, I feel a strong impulse to see it tried on him personally.” ~ Abraham Lincoln





Hamas Vows Revenge for Israeli Attack

1 02 2010

“Imagine there’s no countries, it isn’t hard to do, nothing to kill or die for,
and no religion too, imagine all the people, living life in peace.” ~ John Lennon