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August 19, 2014

Cairo talks: Everyone wants the truce to continue, except Khaled Mashaal

Mashaal, Khaled Haaretz Cairo talks: Everyone wants the truce to continue, except Khaled Mashaal Jerusalem Post After the Shin Bet revealed Monday that a ...

August 18, 2014

Sultan of Brunei denies report of bid for Sahara's New York, London hotels

Waddaulah, H.M.Haji Hassanal Bolkiah Mu’izzaddin REUTERS - A spokesman for the Sultan of Brunei dismissed a report by the Wall Street Journal online that he had made a bid for New York's Plaza ...

August 18, 2014

Sultan of Brunei denies hotel bid reports

Waddaulah, H.M.Haji Hassanal Bolkiah Mu’izzaddin The Sultan of Brunei dismissed reports that he had made a bid for New York's Plaza Hotel, Dream Hotel and London's Grosvenor House hotel.

August 18, 2014

Plaza Hotel in Spotlight Again With Reported Bid by Sultan of Brunei

Waddaulah, H.M.Haji Hassanal Bolkiah Mu’izzaddin ... Sultan of Brunei is drawing criticism.

August 17, 2014

Ayatollah Khamenei Jumps on Ferguson, Goes on Twitter Tear About Racism in the U.S.

Khamenei, H.E. Grand Ayatollah Hajj Sayyid Ali Ayaytollah Ali Khamenei has jumped into the Ferguson fray on his official Twitter account:Today the world is a world of tyranny and lies. The ...

August 17, 2014

New York's Plaza Hotel Could Be Sold To The Sultan Of Brunei Despite Anti-Gay Controversy: Reports

Waddaulah, H.M.Haji Hassanal Bolkiah Mu’izzaddin UPDATE Aug. 19: A spokesperson for the Sultan of Brunei dismissed the original Wall Street Journal report in an email cited by Reuters. "Neither ...

August 17, 2014

Sultan of Brunei bids for Sahara's New York and London luxury hotels - WSJ.com

Waddaulah, H.M.Haji Hassanal Bolkiah Mu’izzaddin NEW YORK (Reuters) - The Sultan of Brunei has made a bid for New York's Plaza Hotel, Dream Hotel and London's Grosvenor House hotel, the Wall ...

August 17, 2014

Ayatollah Khamenei Trolls U.S. Race Relations on Twitter

Khamenei, H.E. Grand Ayatollah Hajj Sayyid Ali Ayatollah Seyed Ali Khamenei , or the intern who runs his Twitter account, spent his Sunday evening trolling U.S. race relations in response ...

August 16, 2014

Sultan of Brunei makes play for NY's Plaza Hotel

Waddaulah, H.M.Haji Hassanal Bolkiah Mu’izzaddin Sultan of Brunei makes play for NY's Plaza Hotel

August 15, 2014

Iran's Ayatollah Khamenei Weighs in on the Michael Brown Shooting

Khamenei, H.E. Grand Ayatollah Hajj Sayyid Ali ... the world is a world of tyranny and lies. The flag of #HumanRights is borne by enemies of human rights w/US leading them! #Ferguson — Khamenei. ...

August 14, 2014

Iran's Ayatollah Khamenei Says Talks with the U.S. Are Futile

Khamenei, H.E. Grand Ayatollah Hajj Sayyid Ali The Supreme Leader suggests the only thing worth talking to the Americans about is ending sanctions, and even then he doesn’t hold out much hope. ...

August 11, 2014

Recep Tayyip Erdogan becomes Turkey's first elected president after poll triumph

Erdogan, H.E. Recep Tayyip Unofficial results show Recep Tayyip Erdogan, who has dominated Turkish politics for more than a decade, won the presidency outright yesterday ...

August 11, 2014

For Americans Turkey’s Recep Erdogan Has A Familiar Ring To Him…

Erdogan, H.E. Recep Tayyip Considering Recep Erdogan is President Obama’s primary best friend at any of the G-20 events, the latest developments have, well, a particular ...

August 10, 2014

Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan wins presidential poll: election authority

Erdogan, H.E. Recep Tayyip Turkey's Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan has become the country's first popularly elected president.

August 10, 2014

Turkey election: Recep Tayyip Erdogan secures win in drive for power

Erdogan, H.E. Recep Tayyip Telegraph.co.uk Turkey election: Recep Tayyip Erdogan secures win in drive for power Telegraph.co.uk Recep Tayyip Erdogan, Turkey's prime ...

August 9, 2014

Turkey's Recep Tayyip Erdogan declared winner of presidential vote

Erdogan, H.E. Recep Tayyip Turkey's Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan won the country's first direct presidential election in the first round Sunday, an unofficial vote ...

August 8, 2014

Turkey election: Recep Tayyip Erdogan bids to cement his grip on power

Erdogan, H.E. Recep Tayyip Turkey's charismatic prime minister looks likely to sweep to a new victory in presidential elections

August 8, 2014

Recep Tayyip Erdogan the favourite to win Turkey's first presidential election

Erdogan, H.E. Recep Tayyip Opposition fears Putin-style power grab as critics claim prime minister's grip on media give him an unfair advantage

August 7, 2014

Recep Tayyip Erdogan: The strongman and his violent entourage in 60 seconds

Erdogan, H.E. Recep Tayyip Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan is hoping to get elected in Turkey's first direct presidential election on Sunday. We take a look at the ...

August 7, 2014

Prime Minister Recep Erdogan the favourite as Turkey prepares to elect a president - CTV News

Erdogan, H.E. Recep Tayyip For the first time in its history, Turkey is directly electing its president on Sunday in a contest considered a turning point for the country ...

August 6, 2014

Gaza ‘a disaster zone’, says President Mahmoud Abbas

Abbas, H.E. President Mahmoud In the silence of the ceasefire, the devastation of Gaza becomes clear. Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas has declared the coastal enclave ...

August 4, 2014

Indonesia President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono demands explanation from Australia

Yudhoyono, H.E. President Susilo Bambang Indonesia has reiterated that it wants “full transparency” surrounding the naming of President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono in relation ...

August 4, 2014

Hamas Leader Khaled Mashaal: We Don’t Fire From Civilian Neighborhoods - TIME

Mashaal, Khaled Hamas leader Khaled Mashaal dismissed claims in a new interview that the militant group in control of the Gaza Strip fires rockets into Israel ...

August 2, 2014

15 Years On The Throne: The Accomplishments of King Mohammed VI Of Morocco

Mohammed VI, Emir Al-Muminun H.M. King On Wednesday, the 30th of July, Morocco celebrated the 15-year anniversary of the reign of its ruler, King Mohammed VI. These are some of his ...

July 28, 2014

Iran's Ayatollah Khamenei Calls For Arming Gaza To Fight Israel

Khamenei, H.E. Grand Ayatollah Hajj Sayyid Ali ... on Tuesday called on Muslims from around the world to help arm Gaza Palestinians in their fight against Israel. The call by Ayatollah Ali Khamenei ...

July 27, 2014

Mahmoud Abbas' Epiphany Over Gaza

Abbas, H.E. President Mahmoud ... and taking Israel to the International Criminal Court. But the margin of error for the arch political survivor is narrowing.... Mahmoud Abbas ...

July 13, 2014

Iran’s Ayatollah Khamenei Hamstrings His Nuclear Negotiators

Khamenei, H.E. Grand Ayatollah Hajj Sayyid Ali SURPRISE!A major speech by Iran's Supreme Leader has limited the ability of the Iranian delegation at high-level nuclear talks to make concessions ...

July 13, 2014

Palestinian president Mahmoud Abbas asks UN for international protection in Gaza as hostilities with ...

Abbas, H.E. President Mahmoud The Palestinian president asks the UN for international protection as violence with Israel continues.

July 11, 2014

Mahmoud Abbas Articles, Photos, and Videos - Los Angeles Times

Abbas, H.E. President Mahmoud News, Photos and Information about Mahmoud Abbas

July 10, 2014

Israel To Launch Ground Attack In Coming Hours: According to President Mahmoud Abbas

Abbas, H.E. President Mahmoud Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas claims Israel has approved a ground invasion, but so far it hasn't occurred.

July 9, 2014

Indonesian elections 2014: Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono calls for talks with Joko 'Jokowi' Widodo, Prabowo ...

Yudhoyono, H.E. President Susilo Bambang ... Yudhoyono has summoned presidential candidates Joko 'Jokowi' Widodo and Prabowo Subianto for talks over the country's disputed election. Wednesday's ...

July 9, 2014

Iran needs greater uranium enrichment capacity, says Ayatollah Ali Khamenei

Khamenei, H.E. Grand Ayatollah Hajj Sayyid Ali Iran's supreme leader seeks right to carry out industrial-scale enrichment in order to meet its long-term energy needs

July 9, 2014

Multi-millionaire Aga Khan jets into Plymouth to pick up his brand-new £200m super-yacht named after ...

Al Hussayni, H.R.H. Shah Karim The 77-year-old religious leader arrived at Devonport Dockyard in Devon in torrential downpours to pick up his purchase.

July 7, 2014

Ayatollah Ali Khamenei say US and Israel playing 'good cop, bad cop' to intimidate Iran

Khamenei, H.E. Grand Ayatollah Hajj Sayyid Ali Supreme leader of Iran tells statesmen at an iftar that reason Israel hasn't attacked Iran is due to cost rather than false impression of US ...

July 2, 2014

Grand Ayatollah Ali al-Sistani

Sistani, H.E. Grand Ayatollah Sayyid Ali Hussein Grand Ayatollah Ali al-Sistani

July 1, 2014

Mahmoud Abbas must choose between Hamas and peace

Abbas, H.E. President Mahmoud A third intifada is likely if Palestinians fail to distance themselves from the militants following the cold-blooded murder of three Israeli ...

July 1, 2014

Readout of the President’s call with King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz Al-Saud of Saudi Arabia - The White ...

Al-Saud, H.M. King Abdullah bin Abdul-Aziz Today, President Obama called King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz Al-Saud of Saudi Arabia to convey his best wishes as Ramadan begins. The two leaders ...

July 1, 2014

A Moment Of Truth For Mahmoud Abbas

Abbas, H.E. President Mahmoud Sometimes, tragedies can provide moments of clarity. The brutal deaths of teenagers Eyal Yifrach, Gilad Shaar and Naftali Frenkel – whose bodies ...

June 27, 2014

Mahmoud Abbas did not kidnap our teenagers. He is offering us his hand

Abbas, H.E. President Mahmoud Hilik Bar: The Palestinian leader was brave to speak out about the kidnappings - Israel should acknowledge his courage and grasp this opportunity ...

June 24, 2014

Ayatollah Ali Khamenei

Khamenei, H.E. Grand Ayatollah Hajj Sayyid Ali News, Photos and Information about Ayatollah Ali Khamenei

June 24, 2014

Egypt President Abdel-Fattah El-Sissi Won't Interfere In Al Jazeera Journalists' Court Verdicts

Al-Sisi, General Abdel Fattah Saeed CAIRO (AP) — Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi said Tuesday he will not interfere in court rulings, a day after three Al-Jazeera journalists ...

June 22, 2014

Iraq crisis: Iran's supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei warns against US intervention

Khamenei, H.E. Grand Ayatollah Hajj Sayyid Ali Iran's supreme leader warns against US intervention in Iraq, as ISIS consolidates gains in the north and west.

June 22, 2014

Iran opposes US intervention in Iraq, says Ayatollah Ali Khamenei

Khamenei, H.E. Grand Ayatollah Hajj Sayyid Ali Khamenei said Iraq's government and its people, with help of top clerics, would be able to end the 'sedition' there

June 21, 2014

Isis extend control of Iraq as Ayatollah Khamenei warns against US intervention

Khamenei, H.E. Grand Ayatollah Hajj Sayyid Ali Isis takes control of more towns in western Iraq as Britain says it could provide logistical support to the US – and Iran warns against ...

June 20, 2014

Iraq's top Shiite cleric Ayatollah Ali Al Sistani adds to pressure on Nouri Al Maliki with call for new ...

Sistani, H.E. Grand Ayatollah Sayyid Ali Hussein ... government, increasing pressure on the country’s prime minister as an offensive by Sunni militants rages on. Grand Ayatollah Ali Al Sistani’s ...

June 20, 2014

Iraq crisis: Grand Ayatollah Ali al-Sistani calls for united front to expel ISIS insurgents as fighting ...

Sistani, H.E. Grand Ayatollah Sayyid Ali Hussein Iraq's most senior Shiite cleric has urged his compatriots to unite and expel Sunni Muslim insurgents.

June 19, 2014

Iraq's top Shiite cleric Grand Ayatollah Ali al-Sistani calls for new 'effective' government as militant ...

Sistani, H.E. Grand Ayatollah Sayyid Ali Hussein The spiritual leader of Iraq's Shiite majority called for a new, 'effective' government Friday, increasing pressure on the country's prime minister ...

June 19, 2014

Top Shiite Cleric Grand Ayatollah Ali Al Sistani Calls For New Government In Iraq

Sistani, H.E. Grand Ayatollah Sayyid Ali Hussein BAGHDAD (AP) — Sunni militants have seized an Iraqi crossing on the border with Syria after a daylong battle in which they killed some 30 Iraqi ...

June 15, 2014

Mahmoud Abbas, Palestinian President, Condemns Abduction Of Israeli Teens

Abbas, H.E. President Mahmoud JERUSALEM (AP) — Israel warned Monday it would exact a heavy price from Hamas, as a massive search for three missing Jewish seminary students ...

June 13, 2014

Why Ayatollah Al-Sistani's Iraq Fatwa Is So Important

Sistani, H.E. Grand Ayatollah Sayyid Ali Hussein The Shia cleric's call for Iraqis to resist ISIS could bring back militias and exacerbate sectarian violence in the country.



The Top 50

  1. H.E. Professor Dr Sheikh Ahmad Muhammad Al-Tayyeb
    Egypt
  2. H.M. King Abdullah bin Abdul-Aziz Al-Saud
    Saudi Arabia
  3. H.E. Grand Ayatollah Hajj Sayyid Ali Khamenei
    Iran
  4. H.M. King Abdullah II ibn Al Hussein
    Jordan
  5. H.M. King Mohammed VI
    Morocco
  6. H.E. Recep Tayyip Erdogan
    Turkey
  7. H.E. President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono
    Indonesia
  8. H.E. Grand Ayatollah Sayyid Ali Hussein Sistani
    Iraq
  9. H.M. Sultan Qaboos bin Sa’id Aal Sa’id
    Oman
  10. H.H. General Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan
    United Arab Emirates
  11. Hodjaefendi Fethullah Gülen
    Turkey
  12. H.E. Sheikh Dr Ali Goma’a
    Egypt
  13. Amir Hajji Muhammad Abd Al Wahhab
    Pakistan
  14. H.E. Sheikh Abdul Aziz ibn Abdullah Aal Al Sheikh
    Saudi Arabia
  15. Dr K.H. Said Aqil Siradj
    Indonesia
  16. Sheikh Salman Al Ouda
    Saudi Arabia
  17. H.E. Sheikha Munira Qubeysi
    Syria
  18. Amirul Mu’minin Sheikh as Sultan Muhammadu Sa’adu Abubakar III
    Nigeria
  19. Sheikh Ahmad Tijani bin Ali Cisse
    Senegal
  20. H.E. President Abdullah Gül
    Turkey
  21. H.M. Haji Hassanal Bolkiah Mu’izzaddin Waddaulah
    Brunei
  22. Mufti Muhammad Akhtar Raza Khan Qaadiri Al Azhari
    India
  23. H.E. Sheikh Abdullah Bin Bayyah
    Mauritania
  24. H.E. Mohammad bin Mohammad Al-Mansour
    Yemen
  25. H.E. Justice Sheikh Muhammad Taqi Usmani
    Pakistan
  26. Sheikh Mohammad Ali Al Sabouni
    Syria
  27. Seyyed Hasan Nasrallah
    Lebanon
  28. Habib Umar bin Hafiz
    Yemen
  29. Gen. Abdel Fattah Saeed Al-Sisi
    Egypt
  30. H.E. President Mahmoud Abbas
    Palestinian Territories
  31. Sheikh Dr Yusuf Al Qaradawi
    Qatar
  32. H.M. Queen Rania Al Abdullah
    Jordan
  33. Professor Dr M Din Syamsuddin
    Indonesia
  34. Habib Ali Zain Al Abideen Al Jifri
    United Arab Emirates
  35. H.R.H. Shah Karim Al Hussayni
    France
  36. Dr Mohammed Badie
    Egypt
  37. Moez Masoud
    Egypt
  38. Dr Amr Khaled
    Egypt
  39. Professor Dr Seyyed Hossein Nasr
    United States of America
  40. H.E. Dr Aref Ali Nayed
    Libya
  41. Sheikh Hamza Yusuf Hanson
    United States of America
  42. Sheikh Mehmet Nazim Adil Al-Qubrusi Al-Haqqani
    Cyprus
  43. H.H. Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad
    Qatar
  44. Maulana Mahmood Madani
    India
  45. H.E. Dr Abdulaziz Othman Altwaijri
    Saudi Arabia
  46. H.H. Sheikha Moza Bint Nasser Al-Missned
    Qatar
  47. Timothy Winter (Sheikh Abdal-Hakim Murad)
    United Kingdom
  48. Dr Muhammad Tahir Al Qadri
    Pakistan
  49. H.E. Sheikh Professor Dr Mustafa Ceric
    Bosnia and Herzegovina
  50. Khaled Mashaal
    Palestinian Territories
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