Saturday, November 16, 2013
Kabul (BNA) The Upheaval of Ashura is an historic Islamic event as it had manifold aims and values having laid deep influence on the lives and history of Muslims and by passage of centuries on the advent of this day, once again the memory of this epic-making upheaval and the martyrdom of Hazrate Imam Hussain (PBUH) and his companions revive in the minds of the all the people.
The message adds that for realizing the lofty human aspirations of the revolt of Ashura Hazrate Imam Hussain (PBUH) and the family of Hazrat Imam Hussain (PBUH) and his loyal companions with the love of faith and bravery stood against the cruelty and laid their blood to reach the position of martyrdom and left behind memorable lessons of bravery for the human society and Muslim Umma.
The upheaval of Hazrate Imam Hussain is a movement that calls the humanity towards freedom, justice, fraternity and equality and preservation of honors and salvages the society from the oppression of cruel rulers and this indeed was a responsible act before the people and to bring about reforms in the society, but had no relations for singing power or domination.
The content, motives and the aims of Karbala and epic-making lesion of the movement of Imam Hussain (PBUH) and the events of Karbala created an outstanding culture to all the Muslims the world over.
Peace be to the souls of all martyrs of painful incident of Karbala and long-live the upheaval movement of Imam Hussain (PBUH).
Saturday, November 16, 2013
Kabul (BNA) President of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan attended a ceremony held to commemorate the martyrdom anniversary of Sayed Al-Shuhada, Imam Hussain in Imam Mohammad Baqer Mosque here in Kabul.
At the meeting president Karzai prayed for the soul of the Imam Hussain and hoped peace and security restore in the country and further unity strengthen among the Afghan people.
Imam Hussain, Grandson of Hazrat Mohammad (PBUH) and his 72 companions martyred at the same day coincided with 10th of Muharramul Haram, 61 Lunar year, when the cruel ruler, Yazid’s supporters brutally attacked them in Karbala desert of Iraq.
The day is celebrated in the center and provinces of the country each year.
Wednesday November 13, 2013
Kabul (BNA) Work strike of personnel and employees for provincial directorate of telecommunication of Baghlan has entered to its seven days.
Offices of the directorate are remained closed for all visitors, resulting in creating serious problems for government offices and common people.
Workers and employees for provincial directorate of telecommunication while gathering in front of provincial governor office asked for sacking provincial director of telecommunication Sayed Jawad Qayoumi and stressed that they would continue their strike until dismissing of the director.
Deputy Governor of Baghlan Mohammad Qadeem assured that problems of directorate’s employees would be soon solved as a result of a conformation made with ministry of telecommunication.
The strike has come after employees of the telecommunication accused their provincial director of corruption and threatening the employees. Meanwhile, an official for ministry of telecommunication denied any strike of employees for provincial directorate of telecommunication, saying based on requirement of the ministry, provincial director of telecommunication of Baghlan has been changed to Logar province and a new director has been appointed for Baghlan telecommunication directorate.
Tuesday November 12, 2013
Kabul (BNA) General Mohammad Ayub Salangi, senior deputy minister for security affairs of Interior Ministry and head of the security commission for Ashura chaired the meeting yesterday.
Touching on the importance of holding Ashura mourning celebrations in religious life of the pious people of Afghanistan Salangi said that the security forces of the country with all its power will strive to maintain security of the Ashura in the best possible manners and pave the way for the Ashura mourners to celebrate it in peace and sincerity atmosphere.
However he noted that no one can carry arms at the Takaya Khana and in city movements, and asked the countrymen to inform the security forces in case they come across suspicious individuals and avoid sensational approaches, observe the order and city norms and they should specify the course of their mourners’ movements. He urged cooperation of the people in this respect.