Archive for May 15th, 2011

May 15th, 2011 - 9:34 pm § in Schools & Colleges

Russia Enticing for Indian Medical Students

from the Hindu “In spite of scoring 93 per cent in core subjects, it is difficult to pursue my dream career in medicine in India, considering the intense competition. But Russia will provide me the opportunity. On completion of the course, I can return and practise medicine,” said S. Priyadarshi[...]

May 15th, 2011 - 6:15 pm § in Misc.


from Huff Post: Libyan rebels said Sunday they have taken full control of the western port city of Misrata, 125 miles (200 kilometers) from Tripoli, the only major city in western Libya with a significant rebel toehold. The rebel claim could not be confirmed. In Misrata, rebel fighter Abdel-Salam de[...]

May 15th, 2011 - 11:20 am § in Misc.

BREAKING NEWS: Web site for end of days has been hacked!

Just six days before The End, the web site that is announcing the end, We Can Know, has developed a problem .. their streaming radio does not work!! You can, however, listen to pre-recorded texts .. for example.    [...]

May 15th, 2011 - 7:49 am § in America

Sunday Revelation: Next Sunday is The End

The end of the world Family Radio evangelist Harold Camping believes that he has calculated the exact date of the rapture: May 21, 2011. How does end times theology impact real world behavior? Hirschfield: What happens when the Messiah doesn’t show? Dawkins: Science explains the end of the world M[...]

May 15th, 2011 - 7:30 am § in Misc.

Sunday Revelations: Most Americans support congressional probe on Muslims

from Religion News: The PRRI/RNS Religion News Poll was based on telephone interviews of 1,015 U.S. adults between Feb. 11 and 13. The poll has a margin of error of plus or minus 3 percentage points. Overall, men, viewers who trust Fox News, white evangelicals and Republicans are more likely to thin[...]

May 15th, 2011 - 7:10 am § in America, Jews

Sunday Revelations: Is this how the Torah was written?

One of the strengths claimed by Judaism, Islam, and Mormonism is the possession of direct revelation from God.  In Orthodox Judaism, this revelation is supposed to include the “unwritten Torah” a set of oral traditions that Jews claim is implicit in the Torah and required to understand [...]