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  Yahya Khan -- Facts, Info, and Encyclopedia article   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-07)
Yahya Khan was born in (City in northern Pakistan at the eastern end of the Khyber Pass) Peshawar in 1917 to a family of soldiers.
Yahya became a brigadier at the age of 34 and commanded the 106 Infantry Brigade, which was deployed on the ceasefire line in Kashmir in 1951-52.
Yahya Khan died in August 1980, in (An ancient city in northeastern Pakistan; served as capitol of Pakistan while Islamabad was being built) Rawalpindi.
www.absoluteastronomy.com /encyclopedia/y/ya/yahya_khan.htm   (1931 words)

 Encyclopedia: Yahya Khan   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-07)
An infantry officer from the 4/10 Baluch Regiment, Yahya saw action during WW II in North Africa where he was captured by the Axis Forces in June 1942 and interned in a prisoner of war camp in Italy from where he escaped in the third attempt.
Yahya was a hard drinking soldier approaching the scale of Mustafa Kemal of Turkey and had a reputation of not liking teetotallers.
Yahya liked courtesans but his passion had more to do with listening to them sing or watching them dance (His affair with Pakistan's most legendary singer Noor Jehan was quite scandalous at its time).
www.nationmaster.com /encyclopedia/Yahya-Khan   (3985 words)

 Yahya Khan - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Agha Muhammad Yahya Khan (February 4, 1917 – August 10, 1980) was the President of Pakistan and Chief of Army Staff from 1969 to 1971, following the resignation of Ayub Khan.
Yahya Khan was born in Chakwal in 1917 to a family of Persian speaking soldiers.
Yahya became the highest-ranking casualty of the war: to forestall further unrest, he hastily surrendered his powers to Zulfikar Ali Bhutto, age 43, the ambitious leader of West Pakistan's powerful People's Party.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Yahya_Khan   (256 words)

 Harun Yahya and Islamic Creationism
Before the Yahya era, expressions of creationist sentiment in Turkey were generally confined to religious intellectual circles; these writings rarely went beyond throwaway references to the obvious intelligent design in biology, and denunciations of evolution generally occupied a few passages in books concentrating on larger religious themes.
In contrast, Yahya's material is in full color, printed on glossy paper, copiously illustrated, popular in orientation (it uses few Arabic terms, unlike much religious literature), and available in all sorts of modern media.
With Harun Yahya, we have a phenomenon which we in the Western world we should carefully watch and learn from as we celebrate "Darwin Day." For here we have a creationism which threatens to be successful in its ambitions to drive evolution out of the culture.
www2.truman.edu /~edis/writings/articles/hyahya.html   (1640 words)

 Pakistan - Yahya Khan   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-07)
Yahya held national elections in December 1970 for the purpose of choosing members of the new National Assembly who were to be elected directly by the people.
Yahya accepted the demand of East Pakistan for representation in the new assembly on the basis of population.
With Pakistan's military in disarray, Yahya resigned, and Bhutto was appointed president and civilian chief martial law administrator of a truncated Pakistan.
countrystudies.us /pakistan/62.htm   (240 words)

Abdulkadir Yahya Ali, was held at Sheraton National Hotel in Arlington, Virginia, a suburb of Washington, D.C. Over 200 guests, including family, friends, colleagues and a large number of the Somali Community in the area attended to pay tribute to one of the most respected peace advocates in Somalia.
Ambassador Crigler vividly remembered interviewing Yahya, one of his employees at the US Embassy in Mogadishu, for a promotion in the diplomatic office as one of the most impressive, energetic, and enthusiastic young men he ever saw and the only Somali ever to work in the diplomatic section of the embassy.
“Yahya saw Somalia falling apart and he tried to hold it together, he saw his country naked and shivering in the world stage among the community of nations and tried to cloth and cover her.
www.hiiraan.org /2005/aug/Yahye_memorialDC.htm   (1099 words)

 Harun Yahya : an Invitation to Dogmatism
Yahya tells us that "[the] instincts [of living things], which Darwin was unable to explain within the scope of evolution, are actually the inspiration given by God to all living things", and that "God is the master and supervisor of everything and that every living creature acts on His inspiration".
Yahya demonstrates his ignorance of basic definitions again, by defining vestigial organs by "non-functional organs", and complaining that they "[turn] out to be organs whose functions had not yet been discovered", thus once again disproving evolution.
Yahya, fearing that his readers may not have the imagination to grasp the probability involved (1 on 10 950), conveniently included the complete notation of the number 1 with 950 zeros.
www.objectivethought.com /apologetics/yahya.html   (4230 words)

 USC-MSA Compendium of Muslim Texts
Yahya related to me from Malik that he had heard that Said ibn al-Musayyab had said that Umar ibn al-Khattab said, "A woman is only married with the consent of her guardian, someone of her family with sound judgement or the Sultan.
Yahya related to me from Malik from Yahya ibn Said that Zayd ibn Thabit asked whether it was halal for a man who married a woman and then separated from her before he had cohabited with her, to marry her mother.
Yahya related to me from Malik from Ibn Shihab that Umm Hakim bint al-Harith ibn Hisham who was the wife of Ikrima ibn Abi Jahl became muslim on the day of the conquest of Makka, and her husband Ikrima fled from Islam as far as the Yemen.
www.usc.edu /dept/MSA/fundamentals/hadithsunnah/muwatta/028.mmt.html   (5124 words)

Yahya Mohammed Nasib in 1970 as an amalgamated unit of its predecessors.
Yahya Nasib was honoured personally by His Majesty the Sultan of Oman by awarding and decorating him with Civil Order of Oman for his services to Sultanate of Oman.
Yahya Mohammed Nasib and younger sister of Naseeb Yahya Nasib had her early schooling at Sultan School Oman and had completed her University education in Switzerland majoring in business.
www.yahyaenterprises.com   (1494 words)

 Yahya Khan   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-07)
General Agha Muhammad Yahya Khan was born at Chakwal in February 1917.
It goes to the credit of Yahya Khan that the first general elections in the history of Pakistan were held during his regime in December 1970.
Yahya Khan, as President as well as the Commander-in-Chief of Pakistan Army, failed to plan the war.
www.storyofpakistan.com /person.asp?perid=P018   (582 words)

 USC-MSA Compendium of Muslim Texts
Yahya related to me from Malik that he had heard that Marwan ibn al-Hakam decided about a man who had made a vow to abstain from intercourse with his wife, that when four months had passed, it was a divorce and he could return to her as long as she was in her idda.
Yahya related to me from Malik from Ibn Shihab from Urwa ibn az-Zubayr that a mawla of the tribe of Banu Adi called Zabra told him that she had been the wife of a slave when she was a slave-girl.
Yahya related to me from Malik that he had heard that Said ibn al-Musayyab said that if a man married a woman, and he was insane or had a physical defect, she had the right of choice.
www.usc.edu /dept/MSA/fundamentals/hadithsunnah/muwatta/029.mmt.html   (10677 words)

Yahya said that he had heard Malik say that someone who sees the new moon of Ramadan when he is on his own should start the fast and not break it if he knows that that day is part of Ramadan.
Yahya said that he heard Malik say, "Someone who eats or drinks out of neglect or forgetfulness during a voluntary fast does not have to repeat his fast, but he should continue fasting for the rest of any day in which he eats or drinks while fasting voluntarily and not stop fasting.
Yahya said that Ziyad said that Malik said, "It is not halal for a man to have intercourse with his wife while he is in i'tikaf, nor for him to take pleasure in her by kissing her, or whatever.
bewley.virtualave.net /muw6.html   (6337 words)

 Prophet Zakariyah & Yahya
Yahya (pbuh) was born a stranger to the world of children who used to amuse themselves, as he was serious all the time.
Other narrations say that Yahya (pbuh) said: "The dwellers of Paradise are sleepless out of the sweetness of Allah's bounty; that is why the faithful must be sleepless because of Allah's love in their hearts.
Yahya sometimes fed those beasts, out of mercy, from his food and was satisfied with prayers as food for his soul.
anwary-islam.com /prophet-story/zak.htm   (1414 words)

 Yahya Jammeh - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Yahya (Abdul-Aziz Jemus Junkung) Jammeh (born May 25, 1965) is the president of The Gambia (since 1996).
As chairman of the Armed Forces Provisional Ruling Council, he took control of the country in a military coup in July 1994, and was elected as president two years later in widely criticized elections, and was sworn into office on November 6, 1996.
President Jammeh was formerly named Yahya Alphonse Jemus Jebulai Jammeh.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Yahya_Jammeh   (128 words)

18 Yahya related to me from Malik from Humayd ibn Qays from 'Ata' ibn Rabah that a bedouin came to the Messenger of Allah, may Allah bless him and grant him peace, when he was at Hunayn, and he was wearing a shirt with traces of yellow on it.
Yahya said that Malik was asked where a man from the people of Madina, or elsewhere, who had begun doing 'umra at one of the miqats, should stop saying the talbiya, and he said, "Someone who goes into ihram at one of the miqats should stop saying the talbiya when he arrives at the Haram."
Yahya related to me from Malik from Yahya ibn Sa'id from Sulayman ibn Yasar that Sa'id ibn Huzaba al-Makhzumi was thrown off his mount while he was in ihram on the road to Makka.
bewley.virtualave.net /muw7.html   (17188 words)

 Yahya - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Yahya is a common Islamic name, and therefore has several meanings.
Yahya may refer to the 11th century ruler of Zaragoza, Yahya ibn al-Mundhir.
This is a disambiguation page, a list of pages that otherwise might share the same title.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Yahya   (91 words)

 Harun Yahya (1956--)
Harun Yahya’s works revolve around one goal: to convey the message of the Qur’an to people and thus to encourage them to think about basic faith-related issues, such as the existence of Allah, His unity and the hereafter, and to remind them of some important issues.
Harun Yahya says that Darwinism has caused many people to doubt the existence of God and many have been led by Darwinism to completely abandon their faith.
The books published by Harun Yahya are an attempt to educate and enlighten people, to inspire them to work towards attaining the peace, bliss, justice and happiness promised in the Qur’an.
www.cis-ca.org /voices/h/HarunYahya-f.htm   (572 words)

 And No One Had The Name Yahya (= John?) Before: A Linguistic & Exegetical Enquiry Into Qur'an 19:7
Thus the Arabic equivalent of John (Yowchanan) of the Hebrew Bible is Yuhanan not Yahya, and the Arabic equivalent of John (Ioannes) of the New Testament is Yuhanna not Yahya.
Yahya: The son of Zakariyya, the first one to bear that name according to the Qur'an.
The verse is interpreted to mean that the birth of Yahya was unlike the birth of others, as he was born to an aged father and a barren mother.
www.islamic-awareness.org /Quran/Contrad/External/yahya.html   (5676 words)

 AllRefer.com - Agha Muhammad Yahya Khan (South Asian History, Biography) - Encyclopedia
Agha Muhammad Yahya Khan[A´gA mOOhAm´mAd yA´yA khAn] Pronunciation Key, 1917–80, Pakistani general and president (1969–71).
Yahya Khan performed well during the 1965 war with India, and in 1966 became commander in chief of the army.
Economic problems and disputes between East and West Pakistan led to Ayub Khan's resignation and his replacement as president by Yahya Khan in 1969.
reference.allrefer.com /encyclopedia/Y/YahyaKha.html   (263 words)

 Harun Yahya - The Author
Born in Ankara in 1956, Adnan Oktar is a prominent Turkish intellectual.
His pen-name, Harun Yahya, is formed from the names "Harun" (Aaron) and "Yahya" (John) in the esteemed memory of the two Prophets who struggled against infidelity.
Harun Yahya's books on faith-related topics communicate the existence and oneness of God and are written with the main purpose of introducing Islam to those who are strangers to religion, and reconciling their hearts to the truth.
www.harunyahya.com /theauthor.php   (1512 words)

 Harun Yahya Column
HARUN YAHYA is a very well known and prolific author from Istanbul, Turkey.
Harun Yahya intends to refute all the basic claims of the anti-Quranic systems and utter the "last word" which will end the assertions of kufur.
Harun Yahya has also published books on the political concerns such as National Strategy for Turkey, The Kurdish Card of Israel, Hidden Hand in Bosnia, Holocaust Deception, New Masonic Order, Masonry and Capitalism, Religion of Satan: Masonry, Judaism and Masonry, Sons of Yehova and Masonry.
www.iol.ie /~afifi/BICNews/Yahya/yahya.htm   (503 words)

 Harun Yahya Products
Explains that the Qur'an is the Word of God, a guide for humanity that addresses everyone, and that its commands are applicable to all times.
A summons to all men and women to think about what true mercy is and to reconsider to what extent they are imbued with the good values of the Qur'an which demonstrate mercy.
Harun Yahya’s books on faith-related topics communicate the existence and uniqueness of Allah and are written with the main purpose of introducing Islam to those who are strangers to religion, and reconciling their hearts to the truth.
onlineislamicstore.com /haryahbook.html   (1772 words)

 Yahya had informed Nixon of martial law
Yahya had informed Nixon he was going to impose martial law
Explaining that since the civil administration and constitutional authority in Pakistan had become ineffective, Khan told Nixon he had no option but to place the country under martial law and assume all powers as chief martial law administrator.
Republication or redistribution of PTI content, including by framing or similar means, is expressly prohibited without the prior written consent.
www.rediff.com /news/2005/jul/02pak.htm   (274 words)

 Yahya Khan, Agha Muhammad on Encyclopedia.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-07)
He fought with the British in World War II, and rose through the Pakistan army following independence, becoming chief of the general staff (1957-62) and helping to bring General Ayub Khan to power.
The defeat of Pakistan's army and the ultimate success of Bangladesh (see India-Pakistan Wars) caused him to resign in late 1971.
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www.encyclopedia.com /html/y/yahyak1ha.asp   (307 words)

 The Tilt: The U.S. and the South Asian Crisis of 1971
A combination of Nixon's emotional attachment to General Yahya and his dislike for Indira Gandhi, West Pakistan's integral involvement with the China initiative and Kissinger's predilection for power politics greatly influenced American policy decision-making during this conflict.
Kissinger indicates Nixon's "high regard" and "personal affection" for Yahya and that "the last thing one does in this situation is to take advantage of a friend in need." He also offers American assistance so as to not compound "the anguish" that Pakistan "is already suffering," as a result of the repression in East Pakistan.
The Administration has chosen quiet diplomacy as means to motivate Yahya to avert famine and create conditions in which the refugees may return from India.
www.gwu.edu /~nsarchiv/NSAEBB/NSAEBB79   (5270 words)

 Evidences of Creation.com
All the works of Harun Yahya, is made up of striking passages highlighting the basic ideas on various topics.
The web site has been developed with the aim of promoting and publicizing the works of Harun Yahya, a prominent Turkish thinker and author.
In 90's especially, the works of Harun Yahya have been a means of intellectual awakening for many Muslims, and non-Muslims alike, in the face of the illusions of the modern age.
www.evidencesofcreation.com   (145 words)

The Secretary-General was shocked to hear of the brutal murder of Abdulkadir Yahya Ali in
Yahya had devoted many years to foster peace and reconciliation in his country and was widely respected by his countrymen and by many in the international community.
The Secretary-General condemns such acts of violence that continue to undermine the prospects for peace and reconciliation in
www.un.org /News/Press/docs/2005/sgsm9997.doc.htm   (95 words)

 yahya morad - ResearchIndex document query   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-07)
with its formalization as PUHR tableaux by Bry and Yahya [2, 3] on the one hand, and the
A study of Japanese modality: A performative analysis..
CIRC The Extended GCWA (EGCWA) was introduced by Yahya and Henschen [30] for inferring integrity
citeseer.ist.psu.edu /cis?q=Yahya+Morad   (509 words)

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