Want your kids to grow up to be successful? Make them do chores. When they balk (and trust me: they will probably balk), you can tell them that scientific research supports you. It sounds great, and it’s true–but there is a catch. (We’ll get to that in a minute.) For now, the science. In the Harvard Grant Study, the longest running longitudinal study in history, (spanning 75 years and counting–from 1938 to the present), researchers identified two things that people need in order to be happy and successful:…more: Kids Who Do Chores Are More Successful Adults
Muslims Mourn German Muslim Pioneer Murad Hofmann: Dr. Murad Wilfried Hofmann, noted author and former German diplomat, passed away on Monday, January 13 at the age of 88 after a long struggle with illness…more:aboutIslam
SPRINGFIELD — As he looked at his daughters — who were just 6 and 9 years old when he took office in January 2008, and are now in college — Mayor Domenic J. Sarno reflected on his administration’s achievements over the past 12 years.
“This is the fifth time I have taken this oath and as of today I am the longest serving mayor in the city of Springfield’s 384 year history,” …more: masslive
In this Historical inauguration ceremony Imam Wissam Abdul Baki Prayed:
The Messenger of Allah (ﷺ) said: “A woman is like a rib, if you attempt to straighten it, you will break it; and if you benefit from her, you will do so while crookedness remains in her“.(Al-Bukhari and Muslim)
في ((الصحيحين)) : ”المرأة كالضلع إن أقمتها كسرتها، وإن استمتعت بها، استمتعت وفيها عوج”.
“تحميل: الرجال من المريخ والنساء من الزهرة جون غراى “هذا الكتاب يوضح المعنى الاعجازي للحديث
Read the following book to understand the Miraculous Statement of the Prophet above. Download: Men from Mars Women From Venus.pdf
A U.S. citizen who was arrested in Egypt amid political chaos there in 2013 has died in Egyptian prison, according to a State Department official and the man’s lawyers.
Assistant Secretary for Near Eastern Affairs David Schenker confirmed Moustafa Kassem’s death to reporters at a briefing, describing it as “needless, tragic and avoidable.”…more: npr.org
… Asked about the recent episodes of tensions between Washington and Tehran, Bernard Kouchner comments for example on the recent attitude of the American president towards Tehran. Regretting his decision to withdraw the United States from the Iranian nuclear deal , he stressed, however, that it is “too easy to think that [Donald Trump] is crazy”. “As for Soleimani, he has deserved to be killed 25 times, he was the instigator of many massacres and I do not cry for him. But it was not the right time. No, surely not …MORE francais.rt.com
Citing Iran’s political “hypocrisy”, the country’s only female Olympic medallist Kimia Alizadeh Zonoozi on Saturday (January 11) announced that she has permanently left her country, claiming that the system humiliates athletes while using them for political ends. “Should I start with hello, goodbye, or condolences?” she expressed herself on Instagram, as Iran reeled from Wednesday’s accidental shooting down of a Ukrainian airliner that killed all 176 people on-board….MORE: thefederal.com