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a Iranian President’s brother detained
The brother of Iranian President Hassan Rouhani, Hossein Ferydoun, has been detained, a judiciary spokesman says, according to BBC. Mr Ferydoun failed to meet the bail terms on unspecified financial issues and was taken to prison. He has previously been linked to officials at the centre of a scandal involving inflated salaries for managers at the state insurance firm. He has always denied any..
a Qatar will not surrender in row with Arab states
Qatar has vowed it will "not surrender" its foreign policy in a row with other Arab states over its alleged connections to extremism, BBC report. Foreign minister Sheikh Mohammed bin Abdulrahman al-Thani said he favoured diplomacy to resolve the escalating crisis and that there was no military solution, Reuters reported. Qatar rejects claims it is a leading supporter of Islamist..
a Social media including Facebook banned in Kashmir, India
Authorities in Indian-administered Kashmir have announced a one-month ban on 22 social media services, including Facebook, Twitter and WhatsApp. The state government said the services were being misused by "anti-government elements" to incite violence. Graphic videos claiming to show abuses on both sides have been shared extensively. At least nine people have died in widespread violent..
a ‘Trump’s Muslim ban is a dangerous distraction’
Suad Abdul Khabeer is an assistant professor of Anthropology and African American Studies at Purdue University. On January 27, US President Donald Trump signed an executive order to make good on his promised Muslim Ban. One of the primary provisions of the order is a ban on visas to the US to nationals from seven countries: Iraq, Iran, Libya, Somalia, Sudan, Syria and Yemen, which..
a After six years girls start to see themselves less talented than boys
Girls start to see themselves as less innately talented than boys do when they are only six years old, a group of US researchers has said, according to BBC. They said the "disheartening" results suggested the problem could snowball to affect future careers. The study on 400 children, in the journal Science, initially found both five-year-old boys and girls thought their own gender was..
a ‘Clinton will not run for office again’
Hillary Clinton confidante Neera Tanden says she doesn't expect Clinton to run for New York mayor -- or anything else, ever again. "I think she's going to figure out ways to help kids and families. That's been what she's been focused on her whole life, and a lot of issues that are affecting them, over the next couple of years," Tanden told CNN's Jake Tapper on "State of the Union"..
a Indian missile test rise tension in Asia
It's a frightening prospect, India and China going to war. The countries are home to 2.5 billion people, a long and sometimes disputed border -- which they've fought wars over -- and each have nuclear weapons. And India announced last month it successfully tested the Agni-V missile, which could theoretically deliver a nuke to Beijing, according to CNN. Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi..
a Police say Berlin lorry crash ‘probably terror attack’
German police are investigating a "probable terrorist attack" after a man ploughed a lorry into a Christmas market in the heart of Berlin, killing 12 people and injuring 48, BBC report. The driver is an Afghan or Pakistani asylum seeker, according to security sources cited by DPA news agency. He reportedly arrived in Germany in February as a refugee. The daily Tagesspiegel said the man was..
lucy Lacey Sturm
"I want to spread that message to let people know they are valuable and I understand it. That is really my goal. With my kids now, I get to show them how to face the darkness, but not have to become the darkness. Also, not have to run from it either, but actually be the light in that place. To move forward and watch how glory can come out of..
carl – Carl Sagan 
“Superstition and pseudoscience keep getting in the way, distracting us, providing easy answers, dodging skeptical scrutiny, casually pressing our awe buttons and cheapening the experience, making us routine and comfortable practitioners as well as victims of..
bu – Bodhidharma
“If you use your mind to study reality, you won’t understand either your mind or reality. If you study reality without using your mind, you’ll understand..
einstein Albert Einstein
“School failed me, and I failed the school. It bored me. The teachers behaved like Feldwebel (sergeants). I wanted to learn what I wanted to know, but they wanted me to learn for the exam. .....I felt that my thirst for knowledge was being strangled by my teachers;...from the age of twelve I began to suspect authority and distrust teachers.”..
buddhi dharma – Bodhidharma
“If you use your mind to study reality, you won’t understand either your mind or reality. If you study reality without using your mind, you’ll understand..
sai baba –Sai Baba
“True education means trying to manifest the inner divinity in man...Many students consider book knowledge as education...Education should also result in the purification of the..