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Registration

As a result of people not being able to post comments, I have made it possible to register as a user on IJB. You may click on the “Register” link in the Meta section...

I’m back

I got back from the Lakes today, and have been sitting here reading the blogs and catching up on the news since, oh, Sunday when I last got access to a computer. Insha Allah...

I’m on holiday

As-Salaamu ‘alaikum everyone, I’m writing this from a public terminal in Keswick, which is in the English Lake District where I’m on holiday for a couple of days with my mum & dad. I...

MWU cracked yet again

They put it right soon enough, but yet again someone has shown how security-conscious the guys at MWU are. (We all remember the last time.) Screenshot of hacked MWU page They’re back up now,...

Stonebridge cops

I couldn’t help noticing, as I passed in and out of Stonebridge Park station (in north-west London, near which is my job agency) earlier today, how many police were waiting in the lobby of...

Questions, questions …

Umm Zaid has asked me five of her own questions, which she promised to do even before I saw LH’s set. So let’s see: Possibly Related Posts: Racism, not fascism Encouraging obesity? Anti-Semitism and...

Ginny appeal info

Note: all future info on Ginny will appear at Ginny’s Appeal. Background: On Sunday 6th March 2005, our friend Ginny Quick, along with her brother and sister-in-law, lost nearly all her possessions in a...

All content now transferred

Alhamdu lillah, all the old content that had remained at my MT blog because they could not be transferred in one go have now been transferred to this new location. The old MT blog...

About this blog (please read)

This blog belongs to a driver of small trucks and vans, blogger, aspiring web designer and software developer living under his generous parents’ roof in New Malden in South London. I’m a convert to...

Suddenly everything makes sense …

My mother just got this in a forwarded email, and sent it on to me … so now your friends will be able to read it without it cluttering up their Inbox. Suddenly everything...

The Apple Store

I just hate the way, when you go to the Apple Store in Regent Street, London, you can find people hogging the G5 PowerMac machines surfing the ‘net with Internet Explorer on Virtual PC....

Windoze screen resolutions

Does anyone else hate going into cyber-cafés, when they have a TFT screen set on less than that screen’s resolution, and they’ve set up the Control Panel so that it doesn’t allow you to...

Scorpion’s Muharram survey

Leila (Scorpion) has filled in the latest survey that’s doing the rounds (she calls it “a mid-Muharram meme” although I’m not sure if it started in Muharram). Umm Zaid has filled in a shorter...

Hello world!

Welcome to WordPress. This is your first post. Edit or delete it, then start blogging! Possibly Related Posts: Racism, not fascism Encouraging obesity? Anti-Semitism and the ‘woke’ Muslim BADD 2016: Break the silence Of...

Trying out TypePad

This is a first post to test out my new TypePad blog. Possibly Related Posts: Racism, not fascism Encouraging obesity? Anti-Semitism and the ‘woke’ Muslim BADD 2016: Break the silence Of course the ‘FGM...

‘Resistance’ in Kathmandu

In reaction to the murder of Nepalese workers by terrorists in Iraq, mobs attack the Muslim community and property, and Muslim foreign embassies, in Kathmandu until the army puts a stop to their spree....

My website is back!

Alhamdu lillah, I’ve been able to get my old website back up and running. Please use this link. I have some articles there which I published long before I started blogging. Possibly Related Posts:...

My blog’s back up!

Well, it’s looks like I’m not staying on Blogger for long! My webspace is finally back up, and I decided not to go back to Blosxom as it has its serious drawbacks. Not least...