Islamic Cultural Exhibition takes place in Limerick

first_imgLinkedin TAGSAl Furqan Muslim Community CentreArtefactsCalligraphycultureexhibitionHennaIslamlimerickMosqueMuslimstraditional foodWindmill Street WhatsApp Limerick Post Show | i.NY launch in King Johns Castle Facebook Email Limerick Post Show | At Home On The Farm Exhibition Twitter Print NewsIslamic Cultural Exhibition takes place in LimerickBy Alan Jacques – September 21, 2016 1544 center_img Members of the Muslim community in Limerick at the Al Furqan Community Centre in Windmill Street.Members of the Muslim community in Limerick at the Al Furqan Community Centre in Windmill Street.AN Islamic Cultural Exhibition takes place this Saturday, September 24 at the Al Furqan Muslim Centre on Windmill Street from 11am to 5pm.The free exhibition is open to all and includes calligraphy, artefacts, henna, face-painting, traditional food, gift bags and a mosque tour. The event offers an opportunity to meet, share, discuss and experience the principles and culture of Irish Muslims.For further information contact [email protected] up for the weekly Limerick Post newsletter Sign Up RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Advertisement Previous articleLimerick homeowner stabbed during burglaryNext articleCoke Zero bike users to be rewarded on Car Free Day in Limerick Alan Jacques The last dance for a Limerick cultural institution Listen: Limerick Lady Podcast Episode 10 : Kathleen Turner Limerick City Gallery of Art exhibition showcases ‘Limerick Connections’ through artists over the past 50 years Mustafa #87* gone but not outlast_img read more

Enjoy fall vegetables, but skip the white potatoes

first_imgWhen choosing fall vegetables to bake, roast, or add to dishes, carrots, Brussel sprouts, parsnips, and most others —except for white potatoes — are a good choice, Vasanti Malik, a Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health research scientist in the Department of Nutrition, said in an Oct. 31, 2016 USA Today article.“Potatoes we don’t consider a vegetable,” Malik said. Not only do they tend to raise blood glucose quickly, which may lead to weight gain over time, but they don’t keep you feeling full as long as other veggies, the article stated. Malik is not as concerned about sweet potatoes, which she said are slightly healthier than white potatoes, because they are less likely to be overeaten.“Since most people’s [vegetable] intake is so low,” she said, “it’s important for people to choose the ones they’re going to enjoy — because then it’s more likely they’re going to continue to eat them.” Read Full Storylast_img read more

Shkodran Mustafi reacts to being voted world’s second worst defender behind Phil Jones

first_imgShkodran Mustafi reacts to being voted world’s second worst defender behind Phil Jones Advertisement Emery admitted Mustafi could leave in the summer (Picture: Getty)Mustafi has revealed that he thought about leaving Arsenal ahead of the 2019/20 campaign but a deal could not be reached between all parties.‘In the summer there were considerations to change the club but there wasn’t an option that all sides would have been happy with,’ he added.‘Arsenal also attached some conditions to a possible departure despite the statements.More: FootballRio Ferdinand urges Ole Gunnar Solskjaer to drop Manchester United starChelsea defender Fikayo Tomori reveals why he made U-turn over transfer deadline day moveMikel Arteta rates Thomas Partey’s chances of making his Arsenal debut vs Man City‘And I knew the next change is going to be extremely important in order to write a positive chapter in my career again.‘If I move somewhere where it doesn’t really fit, the situation couldn’t improve much so I stayed.‘I am open for the future – also for the Bundesliga.’Who is the worst defender?Shkodran Mustafi0%Phil Jones0%Share your resultsShare your resultsTweet your resultsMORE: Real Madrid star Dani Ceballos drops hint over Arsenal future Advertisement Mustafi has not featured in the Premier League this season (Picture: Getty)Mustafi pinpoints Arsenal’s 5-1 thumping at Liverpool in December 2018 as the moment he began receiving more criticism from supporters.The German had been struggling with a thigh muscle strain leading up to the clash and suffered another setback when Emery pushed him to play at Anfield.‘I had missed three weeks through injury and then went into the game without training with the team because the coach needed me,’ Mustafi added.‘At half-time it was 4-1, I didn’t look good a few times and injured myself again.‘Afterwards, I got a lot of negative comments from Arsenal fans on Instagram and Twitter and articles were written in which I was harshly criticised.’center_img Shkodran Mustafi was voted the second worst defender in the world behind Phil Jones (Picture: Getty)Shkodran Mustafi insists he’s taken no notice of a poll conducted by Spanish publication Marca which named him the second worst defender on the planet.After more than 150,000 votes were cast, Manchester United centre-back Phil Jones (47%) beat Shkodran Mustafi (35%) to the title that neither of them wanted.Unai Emery admitted in the summer that Mustafi was free to leave if Arsenal received a suitable offer this summer and Serie A giants Juventus and Roma were reportedly interested in the 27-year-old.However, a move never materliased and, while Mustafi is yet to feature in the Premier League this season, he’s impressed in Arsenal’s cup competitions.ADVERTISEMENT Emery: Victory over Bournemouth ‘one more step’ towards consistencyTo view this video please enable JavaScript, and consider upgrading to a web browser that supports HTML5 video Play VideoLoaded: 0%0:00Progress: 0%PlayMuteCurrent Time 0:00/Duration Time 11:48FullscreenEmery: Victory over Bournemouth ‘one more step’ towards consistency is a modal window.Beginning of dialog window. Escape will cancel and close the window.TextColorWhiteBlackRedGreenBlueYellowMagentaCyanTransparencyOpaqueSemi-TransparentBackgroundColorBlackWhiteRedGreenBlueYellowMagentaCyanTransparencyOpaqueSemi-TransparentTransparentWindowColorBlackWhiteRedGreenBlueYellowMagentaCyanTransparencyTransparentSemi-TransparentOpaqueFont Size50%75%100%125%150%175%200%300%400%Text Edge StyleNoneRaisedDepressedUniformDropshadowFont FamilyProportional Sans-SerifMonospace Sans-SerifProportional SerifMonospace SerifCasualScriptSmall CapsReset restore all settings to the default valuesDoneClose Modal DialogEnd of dialog window.The Germany international played every minute against Eintracht Frankfurt, Nottingham Forest and Standard Liege, with the Gunners recording clean sheets in all three matches.AdvertisementAdvertisementAsked bluntly whether he is the world’s second worst defender, as Marca‘s poll suggests, Mustafi told Spiegel: ‘No, I do not think so.‘I would think about it more seriously if it had been a survey among the best coaches in Europe.‘In the first two years after my move to Arsenal in 2016, things went very well for me. I saw myself as a top performer. But shortly after Christmas 2018 there was a kink.‘I made a few mistakes and they produced a reaction that I’ve never experienced before.’ Metro Sport ReporterTuesday 8 Oct 2019 5:20 pmShare this article via facebookShare this article via twitterShare this article via messengerShare this with Share this article via emailShare this article via flipboardCopy link2kShares Commentlast_img read more