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Monday, 01 August 2016 / 28 Shawwal 1437H 


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29-07-2016 - Mayyit of: Mohammed Fayyaadth Sheikh - VENUE: 1678 Ibis Crescent Ext 1 Lenasia South - TIME: TBC - QABARSTAAN: Lenasia


29-07-2016 - Mayyit of: Rookaya Murchie - VENUE: 12 Neerut Road Westville Durban - TIME: After Asr - QABARSTAAN: Hilal


29-07-2016 - Mayyit of: Zohra Bibi Jogee - VENUE: 6 Huwain Crescent Roshnee Dadaville Gardens - TIME: 11h00 - QABARSTAAN: Roshnee

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“Pokémon Go” has come under severe criticism after the game took the fight between its characters to the Holy Kaaba in Makkah with other points of collection being found on the gates of the Haram in Saudi Arabia. read more

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Zawaal 12:14pm 12:02pm 12:24pm 12:52pm
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If a drop of urine equal to the eye of a needle falls onto the clothing, and it cannot be seen except after very careful examination, then there's no harm in it. It is not obligatory to wash it off, but to do so is preferable.



* Hillary Clinton: 'The sky's the limit' - Hillary Clinton accepted the Democratic nomination with "humility, determination and boundless confidence in America's promise," taking her place in history as the first woman to lead a presidential ticket.

* Turkish military promotes 99 colonels in shake-up, top brass little changed - Turkey's top military council promoted 99 colonels to the rank of general or admiral and put 48 generals into retirement in its annual shake-up, although the top brass was little changed after this month's failed coup attempt.

* Indonesia executes 4 people convicted of drug crimes - Indonesia executed four people convicted of drug crimes on Friday despite international protests and said it would decide later when as many as 10 others are put to death.

* Fuel shortage scare as strike begins - Fears that petrol pumps could run dry due to the petroleum industry wage dispute strike caused a social media frenzy, with many people saying their local petrol stations were packed with panicked motorists.

* Ramaphosa puts in the final push for the ANC in the Western Cape - ANC Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa hit the campaign trail hard around Paarl and Stellenbosch in an apparent bid to make up for the tumult of the party's list disputes and provincial leadership crisis.

* Gold: $1,341.75 /ounce
* Platinum: $ 1,137.14 /ounce
* Silver: R10.09 /g
* Oil: $ 42.58 /barrel
* $: R14.13
* €: R15.65
* £: R18.59
* Saudi Riyal: R3.76
* Mahr Fatimi: R15 446.78 (1530.90 grams of Silver)
* Minimum Mahr: R308.93 (30.618 grams of Silver)
* Zakaah Nisaab: R6178.71 (612.36 grams of Silver)
* Krugerrand: R20,061.84
* 24 carat gold: R615.25 /g
* 22 carat gold: R564.38 /g
* 18 carat gold: R461.41 /g
* 14 carat gold: R359.01 /g
* 09 carat gold: R232.17 /g

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12 Cups water. ¼ piece of lemon. ½ tsp turmeric powder. 4 pieces cinnamon stick. 2 or 3 each cardoman pods . A few whole cloves (optional). 4 cups tastic rice washed. 3 ¾ cups sugar. ¼ tsp saffron. 6 tblsps ghee. Dried fruit/ almonds / cherries / pineapple.

Place the water lemon turmeric cinnamon cardamom and cloves in a pot over heat. Bring to the boil rapidly then add rice and stir. Boil till well done, drain in a colander at once. Boil sugar and water to form syrup and add boiled rice to the syrup. Braise mix fruit, almonds, cherries & pineapple in ghee, add syrup and stir in rice. Add saffron. Allow to cook over slow heat until syrup burns out completely. Serve hot ? decorated with coloured almonds and shredded fresh coconut.

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A businessman was interviewing applicants for the position of Divisional Manager. He devised a simple test to select the most suitable person for the job. He asked each applicant the question, "What is two and two"?

The first interviewee was a journalist. His answer was "twenty-two."

The second applicant was an engineer. He pulled out a calculator and showed the answer to be between 3.999999 and 4..000001.

The next person was a lawyer. He stated that in the case of Jenkins v. Commr of Stamp Duties (Qld), two and two was proven to be four.

The last applicant was an accountant The businessman asked him, "How much is two and two?" The accountant got up from his chair, went over to the door, closed it then came back and sat down. He leaned across the desk and said in a low voice, "How much do you want it to be?" He got the job.

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