HAKIM’s informal launch of “The Crisis of Modern Consciousness” DVD

Assalamu ‘Alaykum wa Rahmatullahi wa Barakatuh

To All Our Friends, Supporters and the Public at Large,

We are pleased to announce an informal launch of Himpunan Keilmuan Muda‘s (Intellectual Youth Alliance’s) latest video publication featuring 3-set DVDs of Shaykh Abdal Hakim Murad and Shaykh Seraj Hendricks lectures (in English language) on the theme “The Crisis of Modern Consciousness”. The recording of the lectures at the One-day Workshop held on 28 March 2010 at Masjid Negara had been made possible with the kind cooperation of one of our strategic partners, Fajr Symphony Sdn. Bhd.

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UPDATE: Walk for Charity 2010

Assalamualaykum warahmatullahi wabarakatuh,

Dear Friends and Supporters of Islamic Outreach ABIM’s Walk for Charity 2010,

After many months of preparation, we are proud to announce that more than 200 participants and 50 volunteers have now registered for the 25th July 2010 event, and we are welcoming more participants to this event in support of the noble pursuit to raise funds for IOA’s charitable activities. Featuring new routes and attractions at the venue Dataran Merdeka, Kuala Lumpur, this year’s walk will definitely bring new encounters! As with previous Charity Walk, we are offering 3 distances – 7km, 5km and 3km for your participation. Bookmark our website now www.islamic-outreach.org and check frequently for updates!

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UN urged to act now against deadly trade in weapons

Azril Mohammad Amin

FOR USE ON MONDAY 12 JULY 2010

New York: The UN was urged today to take action to end the irresponsible trade in conventional weapons, as discussions on the Arms Trade Treaty began in New York. IANSA (The International Action Network on Small Arms) director Rebecca Peters welcomed the opening of the discussion process, but stressed that delegates must work hard to make the proposed treaty bullet-proof. Continue reading