2 Muslim American Women Poised to Win Midterm Elections Nov. 6

NEW YORK (Nov 1, 2018): Two Muslim women are expected to make it to the US Congress in the midterm election next week, marking a historic first even as anti-Muslim and anti-immigrant rhetoric has been on the rise. Ilhan Omar, a Somali refugee, is all but certain to be elected to the US House of […]

NASA Believes it Can Make Rocket Fuel from Martian Soil

BE2C2 Report (Nov 2, 2018): Though scientists are planning to travel to Mars, enough rocket fuel to make a return trip still stands as a major hurdle. However, scientists now believe they can make rocket fuel from Martian soil. In a new study published in IEEE Spectrum, NASA team lead Kurt Leucht wrote about how […]

State, Not Individual or Mobs Can Punish Blasphemy Accused: Supreme Court

“We are ready to sacrifice ourselves for the Prophet’s (PBUH) honor. But we are not judges only for Muslims” Two-thirds Pakistanis approve of Chief Justice Saqib Nisar’s performance during the past one year: Poll ISLAMABAD (Nov 1, 2018): The country’s top court on Wednesday made it clear that it’s not for individuals, or a gathering […]

Saudi Aramco to Go for IPO After Building Up Value-Added Downstream Assets Worldwide

BE2C2 Report (Oct 31, 2018): Saudi Arabia would likely carry out an initial public offering for Saudi Aramco in 2021 after it builds up some downstream assets including petrochemical production locally and globally, Khalid Al-Falih, the country’s energy minister, said. “If you look at the downstream of Aramco it is significant, but is not at […]