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South Asia Democracy Watch (SDW) Condemns Terrorism in New Zealand Mosques


March 16, 2019

South Asia Democracy Watch (SDW) Condemns Terrorism in New Zealand Mosques By: Raja Zahid A Khanazada  South Asia Democracy Watch (SDW) has strongly condemned the terrorist attacks in two Mosques in Christchurch, New Zealand killing 49 and wounding dozens of Muslim worshipers on Friday. SDW, the nonprofit organization based in Washington DC and Dallas, Texas expressed its resolve in a …

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Islamic scholar Nauman Khan’s elder sister Saima Khan passed away,funeral prayer will be scheduled on Wed March 14th


March 13, 2019

  Islamic scholar Nauman Khan’s elder sister Saima Khan passed away,funeral prayer will be scheduled on Wed March 14th  By:Raja Zahid A Khanazada Dallas: Deputy Chief Executive of prominent US Islamic Center of learning Bayyana, and sister of famous Islamic scholar Nauman Khan’s elder sister Saima Khan passed away after fighting with brain cancer. Her funeral prayer will be performed …

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Churchgoers Attend 1st Service Since House Fire That Killed Pastor, Family


March 4, 2019

Churchgoers Attend 1st Service Since House Fire That Killed Pastor, Family Members of Mount Zion Baptist Church in Sandbranch attended their first service Sunday without their pastor, Eugene Keahey, who was killed in a house fire Thursday in Cedar Hill. Keahey, his wife Deanna, and 15-year-old daughter Camryn, all died when their house in Cedar Hill caught fire at about …

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Man shot in chest in Old East Dallas, police say


March 4, 2019

Police are investigating after a man was shot in the chest Sunday morning in Old East Dallas. Officers were called to 3320 Samuell Boulevard after a shooting was reported, but the people involved had left by the time police arrived, police said. Two victims fled to the 9700 block of Whitehurst Drive in Lake Highlands, about 10 miles away, police …

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Murder suspect turns himself in after shooting 21-year-old, Garland police say


March 4, 2019

Updated at 9:59 p.m. Sunday: Revised to include information about an arrest. Police have charged a man with murder after a 21-year-old was found fatally shot in a Garland apartment Saturday afternoon. Jesus Mendoza, 22, turned himself in to Garland police Sunday night in connection with the death of Jaylan Devon Hadnot. Officers were called about 3:30 p.m. to the …

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SDW commended de-escalation of the conflict between India and Pakistan


March 4, 2019

SDW commended de-escalation of the conflict between India and Pakistan Washington: South Asia Democracy Watch (SDW), a nonprofit organization in Washington DC and Dallas, TX, has expressed its concern over a perpetual state of conflict between the two nuclear powers in South Asia. In a press release, the organization has commended the current de-escalation of the conflict between India and …

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‘Empire’ Actor Staged Attack to ‘Promote His Career’: Police


February 22, 2019

“Empire” actor Jussie Smollett staged a racist, anti-gay attack on himself because he was unhappy about his salary and wanted to promote his career, Chicago’s police superintendent said Thursday. Smollett appeared in court Thursday, where his bail was set at $100,000 with pretrial monitoring. The visibly frustrated Smollett sighed and rolled his eyes during the bond hearing, according to reports …

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Man Almost Loses Pants After Stealing Money


February 22, 2019

In Houston, a robbery suspect nearly lost his pants — and the cash. Two men robbed a meat market, but one of them dropped all the money as he ran away. Bystanders tried to grab the fallen money, but the robber waved his gun at them and they retreated. The suspect went back to pick up what he could before …

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Dallas Man Left 4 Toddlers Alone in Filthy Home; Police


February 22, 2019

Four young children found living in squalor in a South Dallas apartment appear to have had limited contact with the outside world and used “gesturing and screams” to communicate, police said. The father, Robert Preston, was held in the Dallas County jail Thursday evening without bond on child abuse charges and probation violation. Officers were called to the Rosemont at …

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