Osama bin Laden s Syrian mother was one of the many wives of his millionaire Yemeni father. While his brothers went to the West for higher education, Osama preferred going to Jeddah s Abdel Aziz University where his fondness for Islamic studies was spurred by two charismatic teachers, Muhammad Qutb and Abdallah Azzam the first an Egyptian, a brother of the great Ikhwan leader, Syed Qutb and the second, a Palestinian who merged the Qutb doctrine of jahiliyya (ignorance) with modern jihad against the West.Osama came to Peshawar in 1980 to conduct jihad against the Soviet Union in Afghanistan. By 1984, Osama got used to spending a lot of time in Peshawar, renting a number of guest houses in the city, and frequenting the office of Al Jihad, the Arabic newspaper that his mentor Azzam was bringing out from Peshawar. (Azzam later gave Pakistan a university in Islamabad that only spread extremism in a state that needed moderate thinking.) Osama s jihad against the Soviets received a setback in 1989 when the mujahideen suffered a defeat at Jalalabad.
Muhammad Ali, Deputy Commissioner in Faisalabad, distributing face masks among the people as part of the coronavirus awareness campaign. Image Credit: APP Also in this package PHOTOS: Bundesliga ramps up George Floyd protests COVID 19: In pictures, India crosses Spain to become the fifth worst hit nation COVID 19: Anti virus face masks litter Hong Kong''s beaches Morocco artisans fear 'knockout punch' from COVID 19 Dubai: Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan has said that continuing economic activities with smart lockdown is the best way to fight coronavirus. The world has discovered the smart lockdown as the only strategy to contain the contagion besides continuing the economic activity with certain standard operating procedures (SOPs) in place, Imran emphasises in his tweet. He said that sweeping lockdown would only lead to economic disaster.
The COVID 19 pandemic has disrupted the way organizations operate across the world, leaving many scrambling to stand up new technologies and develop new procedures. At the University of Alabama at Birmingham, we re using this unfortunate event as an opportunity to emerge with a competitive advantage.
A video shows the "final hours" of Kobe Bryant''s daughter Gianna in a hospital.On Jan. 26, 2020, Los Angeles Lakers basketball star Kobe Bryant was killed in a helicopter crash in Calabasas, California, that also claimed the lives of eight other people, including Bryant s 13 year old daughter Gianna.
David Bowie s 1980 single #8216;Alabama Song; is being reissued on 7 #8243; picture disc in a 40th anniversary edition, this February via Parlophone.Read more: An introduction to David Bowie in 10 records
Now, Hyundai says the Santa Cruz is finally heading to a production line. Starting in the year 2021, the Santa Cruz will be built at the Korean car manufacturer s Montgomery, Alabama production facility in the US alongside the Santa Fe, Sonata, and Elantra. The addition of the Santa Cruz to the lineup will require a $410 million expansion project.No further details have been provided by the company, but it claims the Santa Cruz will offer everything consumers expect of a modern pickup truck. It s the crossover that creates a whole new segment that successfully combines capability and utility to meet the unspoken needs of a new generation of buyers, especially millennials, Hyundai said in a statement.
We don''t know which teams are going to play for college football''s national championship in January. But there''s a plenty good chance that whatever happens today (Nov. 9) in Tuscaloosa, Alabama, is going to go a long way to deciding the playoff bound teams, as the Alabama Crimson Tide host the LSU Tigers.
Agents along with the Mentone Police Department, were on Alabama Highway 117 near Mentone. While there, officers observed a vehicle that committed multiple traffic infractions.Agents and officers attempted to conduct a traffic stop. At that time the vehicle fled from officers, resulting in a five minute pursuit.
Costars, friends and others took to social media to send love and prayers to the comedian after his 1970 Plymouth Barracuda rolled down an embankment on Mulholland Highway in Calabasas on Sunday. Hart was admitted to Northridge Hospital Medical Center for what TMZ reported was back surgery; on Monday the celebrity website posted a video of the actor s wife, Eniko Hart, saying her husband was going to be fine. Hart s driver, Jared Black, was rushed to Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center. His condition was unknown. California Comedian Kevin Hart and his driver injured in car crash in Calabasas California Comedian Kevin Hart and his driver injured in car crash in Calabasas Kevin Hart was taken to Northridge Hospital Medical Center and the driver was rushed to Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center with major injuries, CHP said. Johnson, who starred opposite Hart in Fast amp; Furious Presents: Hobbs amp; Shaw and Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle, posted a production photo of the pair to Instagram on Sunday night with a heartfelt caption, punctuated by a prayer emoji.
A view of Mobile, Alabama's Ladd Peebles Stadium, where nine people were shot at a high school football game Friday night. Jonathan Bachman Getty Images hide caption
Earlier this year, PUBG Mobile teamed up with Resident Evil 2 to give the classic battleground a makeover with the introduction of zombie mode. In this hit version of PUBG Mobile, players test their grit against hordes of monsters to survive until dawn. For the first time ever, players can now drop into a new asymmetric player vs. player zombie infection mode where they are divided into Zombies or Defenders. While Defenders are equipped with firearms, Zombies can only use melee weapons and special abilities to infect Defenders. Global jewelry retailer Malabar Gold amp; Diamonds launched its new showroom at Bannerghatta Road in Bengaluru on Aug. 16 26th in the state of Karnataka, India.
DALLAS NASA s Marshall Space Flight Center will manage the agency s efforts to develop a lander needed to achieve the goal of landing astronauts on the moon by 2024, an announcement overshadowed by political wrangling about what center should be responsible.NASA Administrator Jim Bridenstine, speaking at Marshall and flanked by three House members from Alabama and Tennessee, said that the Huntsville, Alabama, center will have overall responsibility for the Human Landing System program, which will oversee industry development of a human rated landing system.
The expanded list of universities includes: Clemson University, Georgetown University, University of Tennessee, University of Kentucky, University of San Francisco, University of Vermont, Arkansas State University, South Dakota State University, Norfolk State University, Louisburg College, University of North Alabama and Chowan University.These join the previously supported schools: Duke University, University of Oklahoma, University of Alabama, Temple University, Johns Hopkins University, Marshall University and Mercer University.
The Perseid meteor shower peaks tonight (August 12) after slowly building in intensity since around July 17. To mark the occasion, NASA 's Meteor Watch team in Huntsville, Alabama, US, pointed its cameras at the night skies. But the meteor hunting team was treated to a completely unexpected and frightening view when a spider ran across the camera dome. Snapped alongside a lonely Perseid meteor, the incredible NASA picture appears to show a giant spider crawling cross the night sky. NASA 's Meteor Watch team tweeted: ”Our meteor watchers had their cameras on this week to look out for #Perseids ndash; but they ended up spotting a more earthbound surprise, too ”
Echosmith drummer Graham Sierota recently had his reputation drug through the dirt after Blink 182 rocker Travis Barker learned he had been sending inappropriate private messages to his teenage daughter Alabama on Instagram. Travis quickly blasted the drummer for having ”predatory behavior ” that disgusted him.According to a previous report by The Inquisitr, the family of the drummer attempted to do some damage control by releasing a statement explaining that Graham didn 't understand that his interaction with the teenager was inappropriate because of his autism diagnosis.