The Secretariat General of the Imam Hussein Holy Shrine established an expansion plan to collect the ancient heritage of Kerbala and Najaf through collaborating with prominent libraries and scholarly personal in Iran.
A Sindhi translation of a book titled “Du’a” (supplication) written by Allameh Hilli, 13th century Shia scholar, will be published in Pakistan.
A Kurdish female fighter has been hailed on social media for allegedly killing over 100 Isis (Islamic State) militants single-handed in the battle for Kobani.
The large flag honours Muslim martyr Al-Abbas with white lettering on a black background. The flag looks similar to the one flown by jihadists - But Shazia and her family are Shias unlike Islamic State who are made up of militant Sunni fighters.