Sunday 5 August 2007
By Mahgoub El-Tigani
In this paper, attention is paid to Pope Benedict XVI lecture, which touched upon Muslim thought at a meeting with the representatives of science on faith, reason and the university memories and reflections. (...)
Tuesday 11 August 2009
August 10, 2009 (KHARTOUM) — Several hundreds of Sudanese Shi’ites have held what is believed to be their first religious celebration in the predominantly Sunni country. Shiite pilgrims beat themselves with ceremonial chains as they (...)
Sunday 18 September 2005
By Amil Khan
Sept 18, 2005 (KALAKLA) — Two women lay wrapped in blankets on a wooden bed as Sheikh Abdur Mahmoud shouted into their ears to scare away the demons they said were ruining their personal lives.
Mahmoud recited verses from (...)
Saturday 11 October 2003
ANDERSON, Ind. Oct. 10, 2003 (AP) — Manute Bol, the former 7-foot-7 NBA star from the Sudan, plans to follow his brief stints in hockey and boxing by venturing into the world of horse racing.
Hoosier Park said in a news release Friday (...)
Monday 26 March 2007
By Isaac Vuni
March 25, 2007 (JUBA) — The Catholic Archbishop of Juba diocese, Rev. Paulino Lokudu Loroo said Christians of southern Sudan particularly in Juba, should thank God for the gift of St Martin de Porres, religious (...)
Sunday 24 December 2006
Dec 23, 2006 (KHARTOUM) — Sunni Islamists in Sudan have accused Iran of trying to spread its brand of Shiite Islam in the East African country through a propaganda campaign the Italian news service AKI reported.
The Sudanese chapter of (...)
Saturday 4 February 2006
Feb 3, 2006 (JUBA) — The Episcopal Church of the Sudan (ECS) has passed a resolution condemning the Episcopal Church in the USA (ECUSA) and the Anglican Church of Canada for consecrating an openly gay person into the office of bishop, (...)
Wednesday 4 February 2004
ADDIS ABABA, Feb 04, 2004 (IRIN) - Africa is aiming to eradicate harmful traditional practices like female genital mutilation (FGM) by 2010, campaigners said on the eve on the International day on Zero Tolerance to Female Genital (...)
Wednesday 9 April 2008
By James Gatdet Dak
April 8, 2008 (JUBA) – Various groups of Muslim community in Southern Sudan on Monday, April 7, resolved to reconcile their differences and unite under one administration.
Previously there were separate groups; one (...)
Monday 4 August 2003
HUMAN RIGHTS DEVELOPMENTS
The Sudan government and the rebel Sudan People’s Liberation Movement/Army (SPLM/A) made great strides in 2002, on paper, toward respect for human rights and settlement of the nineteen-year civil war. The war, (...)