NO MORE ENDLESS SCROLLING! WHATSAPP ROLLOUTS ‘SEARCH BY DATE’ FEATURE

Mon 04 March 2024: A new feature that makes it easier for users to go through their chat histories has been released by WhatsApp. The new ‘Search by Date’ feature enhances the app’s search capabilities by enabling users to look for messages based on particular dates. By displaying all of the messages exchanged on a […]

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IRANIAN SINGER ‘SENTENCED TO JAIL’ OVER MAHSA AMINI PROTEST ANTHEM

  US First Lady Jill Biden awarded Hajipour a special Grammy for best song for social change. Mon 04 March 2024: An Iranian singer whose song became an anthem during the 2022 mass protests has been sentenced to more than three years in prison for “inciting and provoking people to riot to disturb national security”, […]

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INDIA LEADS IN SUPPORT FOR AUTOCRACY, MILITARY RULE AMONG SURVEYED NATIONS: PEW

Indian PM Narendra Modi celebrates Diwali with Indian army in Kargil (File photo December 16, 2022). Mon 04 March 2024: New Delhi: India leads in support for autocracy and military rule among surveyed nations, according to a Pew survey, released on February 28. The report is titled ‘Representative Democracy Remains A Popular Ideal, but People Around the World […]

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ANCIENT FRESCOES DISCOVERED IN POMPEII’S ASHES DEPICT GREEK MYTHOLOGICAL SIBLINGS

Mon 04 March 2024: A significant find was made by archaeologists among the remains of Pompeii, where they came upon a fresco painting that showed the Greek mythological siblings Helle and Phrixus. The discovery, according to Gabriel Zuchtriegel, director of Pompeii Archaeological Park, is a significant historical reflection.  Zuchtriegel declared, “History has repeated itself,” while […]

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DOCUMENTS EXPOSE ISRAELI CONSPIRACY TO FACILITATE OCTOBER 7 ATTACK

Sun 03 March 2024: On Friday (Nov. 30, 2023), the New York Times published a report establishing conclusively that Israel was fully informed, in detail, of plans by Hamas to attack its border that were executed on October 7. These revelations make clear that Israeli officials, knowing full well where and how Hamas would strike, made […]

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“MONEY CHANGES PEOPLE. IT CAN BREAK UP A FAMILY. IT CAN CREATE A WAR”

Sun 03 March 2024: In this exclusive episode recorded before news that Paul Pogba had tested positive for heightened testosterone, host Iman Amrani delved deep into the life and journey of the football legend. Pogba opens up about resilience in the face of criticism, the pressures of fame, and the experiences that have shaped him […]

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SEVERAL INDIANS ‘DUPED’ INTO FIGHTING FOR RUSSIA, LURED BY FALSE DUBAI JOBS

Sun 03 March 2024: Several Indian citizens have ended up unwittingly being recruited as mercenaries in the Russian army, having been promised jobs in Dubai by agents, only to end up fighting in Ukraine. According to a report yesterday by The Telegraph, at least 20 rural workers from India were lured to the UAE by the […]

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LEBRON JAMES BECOMES FIRST NBA PLAYER TO REACH 40,000 POINTS

Sun 03 March 2024: LeBron James has become the first NBA player to reach 40,000 career points, scoring on a driving layup in LA Lakers’ home game against the Denver Nuggets. James became the NBA’s all-time scoring leader more than a year ago when he passed former Lakers star Kareem Abdul-Jabbar in a home game against the Oklahoma […]

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UNDERSTANDING THE CALIPHATE: BETWEEN ROMANTICISM AND CYNICISM

  The Last Caliph, Abdul Majid II (1868-1944) Deposed from the Throne by the Ankara Assembly, from Le Petit Journal, 1924 (colour litho) by French School, (20th century); Private Collection; (add.info.: Le Dernier Calife Abdul Medjid dechu de son trone; abolition of Turkish caliphate by Mustapha Kemal Ataturk (1881-1938). Sun 03 March 2024: It is […]

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