A tank destroying stills and other moonshining equipment in Newport, Ky., circa 1922. With the help of The Times’s photo archive, we revisited Prohibition — the 13-year period when the U.S. outlawed alcohol — which began 100 years ago this month…MORE:
The Prophet Muhammad has urged people to fast this day. Abu Qataadah narrated that the Prophet Muhammad was asked about observing the fast on the day of ‘Arafah, he replied: “’Arafah’s fasting removes the sins of two years: the last and thecoming year.”(Muslim)- NOTE: MAJOR SINS REQUIRES TAWBAH
A few minutes that formed the time difference between the death of a 90-year-old Turkish couple, who lived with each other for 70 years, in the southern state of Antalya.
The pair “satisfied Yilmaz” and “Abdul Rahman Yilmaz” and passed away at the age of 92 years, on Friday, on the hours of 07:30 and 07: 56 Tualia (Greenwich +2), a difference of 26 minutes between them….MORE: Beirutobserver./google-translate
Do you feel secure that He Who is in the heaven *25 will not cause the earth to cave in with you, and then suddenly it will begin to rock violently? Or do you feel secure that He who [holds authority] in the heaven would not send against you a storm of stones? Then you would know how [severe] was My warning. (The Holy Qur’an)
Stamatis Moraitis, the dear “grandpa” of international media, who did not remember his exact age – 98 or 102- passed away, 36 years after doctors had diagnosed him with lung cancer. At the time, nine other doctors confirmed the diagnosis, and had given him nine months to live…..he returned to America to visit his doctors, as his health gradually improved, he found out that they had all died….more: greekreporter