Sifan Hassan Storms To Record-Breaking 3000m Success In Birmingham

Meeting best falls as Dutch runner Sifan Hassan surprises herself with a national record at the Diamond League meeting Continue reading “Sifan Hassan Storms To Record-Breaking 3000m Success In Birmingham”

Mohamed Farah Calls Time On GB Career After Victory In Final Track Outing

Surprise announcement follows win in 3,000m at Birmingham Grand Prix and Briton had been expected still to compete for country in marathons Continue reading “Mohamed Farah Calls Time On GB Career After Victory In Final Track Outing”

Four-Time Olympic Champion Sir Mohamed Farah Wins His Last Track Race In Britain

Somaliland-born and British distance great Mohamed Farah sprinted clear to win the 3000m at the Birmingham Diamond League meeting in his final track meeting on home soil. Continue reading “Four-Time Olympic Champion Sir Mohamed Farah Wins His Last Track Race In Britain”

Uncovering Somali’s Forgotten Music Of The 1970s

A trove of recordings that survived ‘Africa’s Dresden’ is a window into how music once flourished under a dictatorship. Continue reading “Uncovering Somali’s Forgotten Music Of The 1970s”

Mohamed Farah Bids To Give British Fans Memorable Farewell

The 34-year-old, Mohamed Farah, who will compete in the 3,000 meters at the Diamond League meeting in Birmingham, produced a courageous performance just falling short of overhauling Ethiopian Muktar Edris. Continue reading “Mohamed Farah Bids To Give British Fans Memorable Farewell”

Realistic Tips For A Happy Marriage – Part II: Men

By Sahra Bashir

Dear Somali Brother:

I hope that in reading this, you find points you can take away and apply to your marriage. Perhaps there are a few things on this list that you may already be doing and some that you may need to work/improve on. Hopefully, you become more aware of your role as a husband. Continue reading “Realistic Tips For A Happy Marriage – Part II: Men”

Realistic Tips For A Happy Marriage – Part I: Women

وَمِنْ آيَاتِهِ أَنْ خَلَقَ لَكُمْ مِنْ أَنْفُسِكُمْ أَزْوَاجًا

And among His signs is this, that He created for you mates from among yourselves… quran, 30:21 Continue reading “Realistic Tips For A Happy Marriage – Part I: Women”

J. Peter Pham: President Trump’s Perfect Pick For Top Africa Post?

If Pham becomes Assistant Secretary of State for Africa, it would likely mark a shift in the tone and priorities of US-Africa relations. 

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“Neutral” Somalia Finds Itself Engulfed In Saudi Arabia-Qatar Dispute

President Farmaajo withstood significant pressure in staying out of Saudi Arabia’s feud with Qatar. But it may pay a cost for its neutrality.

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Saudi King Orders Reopening Of Qatar Border To Pilgrims

Saudi Arabia’s King Salman has ordered the reopening of the border with Qatar to facilitate the annual hajj pilgrimage, state media said Thursday, in the first signs of a thaw after the region’s worst diplomatic crisis in years. Continue reading “Saudi King Orders Reopening Of Qatar Border To Pilgrims”

‘No Mo Farah, Call Me Mohamed’

London: British athletics great Mo Farah wants to be known as ‘Mohamed’ now that he is switching his focus to road racing, he has announced. Continue reading “‘No Mo Farah, Call Me Mohamed’”

Finding Somaliland’s Ancient Cave Art Is Hard. Protecting It Could Be Harder

Five-thousand-year-old rock art is tucked into an outcropping 40 miles northeast of Hargeisa, the capital of the republic of Somaliland. But its ambiguous political status has made protecting the site especially challenging. Continue reading “Finding Somaliland’s Ancient Cave Art Is Hard. Protecting It Could Be Harder”

Meet The Muslim Miss Universe Star Who Wore A Kaftan Instead Of A Bikini

London: Somaliland-British Muslim Muna Jama has made headlines around the world in recent days for winning the right to wear a kaftan, rather than a bikini, in the swimwear section of the Miss Universe Great Britain beauty pageant. Continue reading “Meet The Muslim Miss Universe Star Who Wore A Kaftan Instead Of A Bikini”

End Of The Track For Mohamed Farah After 5000m Silver

Mohamed Farah’s track career ends with a shattering defeat in front of adoring home crowd Continue reading “End Of The Track For Mohamed Farah After 5000m Silver”

Mohamed Farah Tells Media: ‘If You Say I’ve Done Something Wrong, Prove It’

Farah second after painful end to 5,000m at World Championships and he accuses press of trying to ‘destroy’ his legacy in athletics Continue reading “Mohamed Farah Tells Media: ‘If You Say I’ve Done Something Wrong, Prove It’”

Independent Kurdistan Won’t Be Against Interest Of Its Neighbors

By Manish Rai

Iraqi Kurdistan is standing on the verge of historic proposed referendum for its independence. In an exclusive interview with Manish Rai, editor Viewsaround. Kurdistan Foreign Minister Mr. Falah Mustafa said that independent Kurdistan will not be against the interest of its neighbors. Mr. Mustafa added Kurdistan will pursue the good neighborly relations based on mutual respect, understanding, and benefit. Following is the detailed interview of Kurdish Foreign Minister; Continue reading “Independent Kurdistan Won’t Be Against Interest Of Its Neighbors”

Sir Mohamed Farah Claims Silver Medal In World 5000 Meters+Reaction

Somaliland-born British athlete Sir Mohamed Farah aka Mo Farah missed out on his dream double after coming second in the 5000 meters at the World Championships. Continue reading “Sir Mohamed Farah Claims Silver Medal In World 5000 Meters+Reaction”

Mohamed Farah Takes World 5,000m Silver To Fall Short Of A Farewell Double

Ethiopian Muktar Edris crashed the Mohamed Farah party by beating the Brit to take 5,000m gold at the World Athletics Championships.

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World Athletics Championships 2017: Mohamed Farah Goes For 5,000m Gold – Live!

Mohamed Farah’s Last Race: 5,000m Final, Live Now

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