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What the world can learn from China’s water crisis

What the world can learn from China’s water crisis

SHAFAQNA (Shia International News Association) — In this week’s Science magazine, researchers from Michigan State University look at lessons learned in China and management strategies that hold solutions for China, and across the world.

Jianguo “Jack” Liu, director of the Center for Systems Integration and Sustainability, and doctoral student Wu Yan...

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Arctic ice could vanish in 10 years, scientists warn

Arctic ice could vanish in 10 years, scientists warn

SHAFAQNA (Shia International News Association) — Arctic sea ice is melting at a pace so much faster than once thought that the latest projections say it might disappear by as soon as 2022, according to measurements from the European Space Agency.

An analysis from the CryoSat-2 probe, launched two years ago as a purpose-built satellite for studying...

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Ahl al-Bayt's (A.S.) Way of Worship

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SHAFAQNA (Shia International News Association) — Imam Ali (A.S.): O Allah! I worshipped you neither out of greed for the Paradise nor as a result of fearing your Hell Fire, but I found you praise worthy and worshipped you.

Imam a-Sadiq (A.S.): Servants consist of three groups: One group worship Allah out of fear which is the worship of the slaves;...

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Ramadan gives us the great gift of taqwa

Ramadan gives us the great gift of taqwa

SHAFAQNA (Shia International News Association) — Allah says in the Qur’an: “It is He who made the night and day to follow each other for such as have the will to celebrate His praises or to show their gratitude.” (25:62)

Life and death and the succession of nights and day have a purpose and that is to test us and to give us an opportunity to...

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Suburban mosque says someone shot air rifle at wall

Suburban mosque says someone shot air rifle at wall

SHAFAQNA (Shia International News Association) — Members of a suburban mosque say someone took several shots with an air rifle last night at the building’s outer wall in Morton Grove.

According to the Council on American-Islamic Relations, two air rifle shots were fired at the outer brick wall of the Muslim Education Center mosque, 8613 Menard...

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