Forty Countries to Attend Egypt Int’l Quran Competition

Forty Countries to Attend Egypt Int’l Quran Competition

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Egypt’s Awqaf ministry said 40 countries have announced their willingness to attend the North African country’s international Quran contest.
18:18 , 2017 Mar 22
Quran Oasis to Display 3,000 Rare Quran Manuscripts

Quran Oasis to Display 3,000 Rare Quran Manuscripts

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The Saudi government plans to establish a Quran Oasis - a world-class, integrated cultural and knowledge hub on 50 acres of land in Madinah - City of The Prophet Muhammad (Peace be upon him), according to the local media reports.
12:51 , 2017 Mar 22
Hate-Filled Note against Muslims Left at Iowa Mosque

Hate-Filled Note against Muslims Left at Iowa Mosque

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Muslim groups in the US state of Iowa are asking authorities to investigate a hate-filled message that was left at a mosque in Des Moines.
22:41 , 2017 Mar 21
Leader Highlights Islamic Establishment’s Services to Iranian Nation

Leader Highlights Islamic Establishment’s Services to Iranian Nation

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The services the Islamic Establishment and the Islamic Republic have offered to the Iranian nation are outstanding and are great, the Leader of the Islamic Revolution said.
21:15 , 2017 Mar 21
Bahrainis Rally in Protest at Regime Crackdown

Bahrainis Rally in Protest at Regime Crackdown

TEHRAN (IQNA) – People in Bahrain staged several rallies across the Persian Gulf kingdom in solidarity with the activists killed at the hands of Manama regime forces.
15:31 , 2017 Mar 21
Russia Ready to Host Int’l Quran Contest for Muslim Students

Russia Ready to Host Int’l Quran Contest for Muslim Students

TEHRAN (IQNA) – An official with the Russian Council of Muftis said his country is ready to host the sixth edition of the International Quran Competition for Muslim Students.
10:42 , 2017 Mar 21
Leader Names New Iranian Year ‘Year of Resistance Economy, Production, Employment’

Leader Names New Iranian Year ‘Year of Resistance Economy, Production, Employment’

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyed Ali Khamenei congratulated the Iranian people on the arrival of the New Year, which the Leader named Year of Resistance Economy, Production and Employment.
15:50 , 2017 Mar 20
Men, Women Equal in Some Cases, Different in Others

Men, Women Equal in Some Cases, Different in Others

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The Leader of the Islamic Revolution underlined that men and women are no different when it comes to “ascendance of spiritual positions, the power of leadership, and the capability to lead humankind.”
19:03 , 2017 Mar 19
Quran, Hadith Festival Held in Senegal

Quran, Hadith Festival Held in Senegal

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The Al-Mustafa International University’s office in Senegal held a Quran and Hadith festival in the African country.
13:40 , 2017 Mar 18
Rights Group Slams UN, EU for Blocking Probe into Rohingya Muslims’ Plight

Rights Group Slams UN, EU for Blocking Probe into Rohingya Muslims’ Plight

TEHRAN (IQNA) – A Europe-based rights group slammed the global community, particularly the UN and the EU, for hindering an independent probe into Myanmar’s crimes against Rohingya Muslims.
13:10 , 2017 Mar 18
Turkey Says US-led Airstrikes on Syrian Mosque A War Crime

Turkey Says US-led Airstrikes on Syrian Mosque A War Crime

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Deputy Prime Minister of Turkey, Numan Kurtulmus, described the airstrike on a mosque near Aleppo, Syria, as a “war crime”.
12:31 , 2017 Mar 18
Threats and Acts of Vandalism against Mosques Double So Far in 2017 in the US: Report

Threats and Acts of Vandalism against Mosques Double So Far in 2017 in the US: Report

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Acts of vandalism, violence, and aggression towards mosques around the United States have doubled so far this year compared to the same period in 2016.
11:46 , 2017 Mar 18
Imam Khomeini's Historical House in Khomein

Imam Khomeini's Historical House in Khomein

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The house where Imam Khomeini, the founder of the Islamic Republic of Iran, was born, is located in the city of Khomein, some 250 kilometers south of Tehran.
11:13 , 2017 Mar 18
CAIR Seeks Probe of Possible Bias Motive for Qur'an Vandalism at New Mexico Library

CAIR Seeks Probe of Possible Bias Motive for Qur'an Vandalism at New Mexico Library

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR) called on state and federal law enforcement authorities to investigate a possible bias motive for the reported vandalism of copies of the Quran, Islam’s holy text, at a New Mexico library.
10:41 , 2017 Mar 18
Highest Minaret Launched in Holy Quds

Highest Minaret Launched in Holy Quds

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Palestinians launched the highest minaret in the holy city of Quds on Friday.
10:20 , 2017 Mar 18
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