Latest Islamic Society of North America Stories

2012-09-16 23:00:36

Halal Investing Goes Online and ISNA Convention Attendees Get First Glimpse of Online Broker, Noriba Investing's New Platform Washington, DC (PRWEB) September 16, 2012 Online broker Noriba Investing, an official sponsor of the 2012 Islamic Society of North America´s (ISNA) annual convention reported great success from the event. In addition to debuting its online platform and Halal Portfolio builder, representatives at the convention gave an educational presentation on how Islamic...

2012-08-30 23:00:19

Noriba Investing will be showcasing a never before available platform to retail investors at this years 2012 ISNA (Islamic Society of North America) Convention in Washington DC Washington DC (PRWEB) August 29, 2012 "Money can be moral. Profit can be pure" halal Investing for the masses--that is the theme at this years ISNA (Islamic Society North America) annual convention for halal-compliant investment house, Noriba Investing. They will be showing Muslim traders and investors how to make...

2010-01-11 16:56:00

WASHINGTON, Jan. 11 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The press conference scheduled for 10 a.m., Tuesday, Jan. 12, 2009, at the National Press Club has been rescheduled. The new time for the press conference is 10 a.m., Tuesday, Jan. 19, 2009. It will take place in the Murrow Room at the National Press Club. The American Muslim Task Force apologizes for any inconvenience. For more information, contact Kristin Szremski at 708.717.4180 The American Muslim Taskforce seeks to define the...

2009-09-11 11:52:00

WASHINGTON, Sept. 11 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- On Tuesday, September 15, the American Muslim Taskforce on Civil Rights and Elections (AMT), a coalition of major national Islamic organizations, will host a Capitol Hill citizens' hearing on mobilizing Muslim support for health care reform. DATE: Tuesday, September 15, 2009 PLACE: Rayburn Building, Room 2203, Capitol Hill, Washington, D. C. TIME: 10 AM-1 PM (Social Hour 10-11 AM, Presentations 11 AM-12:30 PM, Lunch 12:30-1 PM)...

2009-07-29 11:30:00

http://www.investigativeproject.org/1105/house-dems-carry-islamists-water WASHINGTON, July 29 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Investigative Project on Terrorism (www.investigativeproject.org) has obtained a letter (http://www.investigativeproject.org/documents/misc/282.pdf) sent by seven House Democrats to Attorney General Eric Holder invoking a list of complaints from radical Islamist groups and asking that Holder meet with representatives from those militant groups, most of which have...

2009-06-25 10:04:00

The Leadership of the Islamic Society of Boston Cultural Center (ISBCC) is linked with Radical Organizations BOSTON, June 25 /PRNewswire/ -- The following is a statement from Americans for Peace and Tolerance: On June 26, Governor Deval Patrick and Boston Mayor Thomas Menino will be honored guests at the grand opening of the Islamic Society of Boston's Cultural Center in Roxbury, Massachusetts. We wish the Boston Muslim community well in their new cultural and religious center, and we...

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  • A gentle breeze; a waft; a breath.
  • Any rumor that engages general attention.
  • A cant or whining mode of speaking, especially in preaching or praying; the chant or recitative characteristic of the old Presbyterians in Scotland.
  • To make a rushing, whistling, or sighing sound; emit a hollow murmur; murmur or sigh like the wind.
  • To breathe in or as in sleep.
  • To utter in a whining or monotonous tone.
According to the OED, from the 16th century, this word is 'almost exclusively Scots and northern dialect until adopted in general literary use in the 19th.'