Community Gathers for Hijab Solidarity Day March

Community Gathers for Hijab Solidarity Day March

TEHRAN (IQNA) – They braved a steady rain and walked several blocks through downtown Allentown, the US state of Pennsylvania, Friday carrying signs that read "love wins" and "only one race, the human race."
09:35 , 2017 Jan 21
Iran’s Culture Ministry Seeking to Develop Quranic Activities

Iran’s Culture Ministry Seeking to Develop Quranic Activities

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Iran’s Minister of Culture and Islamic Guidance Seyed Reza Salehi Amiri said his ministry seeks to expand the field of Quranic activities in the country.
09:03 , 2017 Jan 21
ISESCO Representative to Attend Launch of Mashhad, 2017 Cultural Capital of Muslim World

ISESCO Representative to Attend Launch of Mashhad, 2017 Cultural Capital of Muslim World

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The Islamic Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (ISESCO) will participate in a ceremony marking the launch of Mashhad’s celebration as the Asian region’s Islamic Culture Capital for 2017.
08:46 , 2017 Jan 21
Damaged Copies of Quran to Be Buried at Cemetery in Birmingham

Damaged Copies of Quran to Be Buried at Cemetery in Birmingham

TEHRAN (IQNA) – A special burial plot is being set aside at a Birmingham cemetery to allow Muslims to respectfully dispose of ripped copies of their holy book - The Quran.
08:28 , 2017 Jan 21
250 Financial Institutions, Leaders to Attend Morocco Islamic Business Forum

250 Financial Institutions, Leaders to Attend Morocco Islamic Business Forum

TEHRAN (IQNA) – No less than 250 international business leaders, entrepreneurs, government officials, financial institutions and high-end speakers across the world are expected to grace the 2017 edition of the Islamic Business Forum Network Series.
21:52 , 2017 Jan 20
Consistent Stream of Inaccurate Stories about Muslims in British Newspapers

Consistent Stream of Inaccurate Stories about Muslims in British Newspapers

TEHRAN (IQNA) – British newspapers have been accused of publishing a “consistent stream” of inaccurate stories about Muslims, after national titles were forced to make corrections over inaccurate reporting more than 20 times in recent months.
21:17 , 2017 Jan 20
Students Urged to Be Role Models on God’s Path

Students Urged to Be Role Models on God’s Path

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The Leader of the Islamic Revolution said the conduct of members of Islamic students associations should be such that it attracts others to the path of God.
20:49 , 2017 Jan 20
Rallies Held in Nigeria to Demand Shia Leader’s Release

Rallies Held in Nigeria to Demand Shia Leader’s Release

TEHRAN (IQNA) – People in different parts of Nigeria took to the streets in protest at the government’s failure to release the country’s top Shia leader Sheikh Ibrahim Zakzaky and his wife.
17:08 , 2017 Jan 20
600 Quranic Sessions Planned on Islamic Revolution Anniversary

600 Quranic Sessions Planned on Islamic Revolution Anniversary

TEHRAN (IQNA) – More than 600 Quran recitation sessions will be held during the Ten-Days of Dawn celebrations marking the anniversary of the victory of Iran’s 1979 Islamic Revolution.
13:06 , 2017 Jan 20
OIC Calls on Myanmar to Stop Violence against Muslim Minority

OIC Calls on Myanmar to Stop Violence against Muslim Minority

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) on Thursday expressed “grave concerns” about the violence in Rakhine state that has killed and displaced thousands of Rohingya Muslims in Myanmar.
11:30 , 2017 Jan 20
Palestinians Rap Trump’s Planned Embassy Move

Palestinians Rap Trump’s Planned Embassy Move

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Thousands of Palestinians staged demonstrations across the occupied West Bank in condemnation of US President-elect Donald Trump’s plan to fulfill an election campaign promise to move the US embassy from Tel Aviv to the holy city of Quds (Jerusalem).
10:58 , 2017 Jan 20
Quranic Center for Blind to Be Set Up in Turkey

Quranic Center for Blind to Be Set Up in Turkey

TEHRAN (IQNA) – A Quranic center for the visually-impaired is planned to be established in the city of Nusaybin, Turkey.
21:58 , 2017 Jan 19
Malaysia Urges Muslim World to Help Oppressed Rohingya

Malaysia Urges Muslim World to Help Oppressed Rohingya

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Malaysia on Thursday urged an organization of Islamic nations to help end the persecution of Myanmar’s Rohingya Muslim minority, while Indonesia offered to be a facilitator to find a solution to the crisis.
15:05 , 2017 Jan 19
Teaching of Quran Made Compulsory in Schools in Pakistani Province

Teaching of Quran Made Compulsory in Schools in Pakistani Province

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Pakistan’s Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Elementary and Secondary Education Department has made the teaching of the Holy Quran a compulsory subject in all the public and private schools.
12:27 , 2017 Jan 19
Quran Reciter Invited to Christian Marriage Ceremony

Quran Reciter Invited to Christian Marriage Ceremony

TEHRAN (IQNA) – A Christian family in Ghana Governorate of Egypt invited a Qari to recite Quranic verses in the marriage ceremony of their daughter.
12:20 , 2017 Jan 18
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