Some 300 Publishers Register to Attend Tehran Int’l Quran Expo

Some 300 Publishers Register to Attend Tehran Int’l Quran Expo

TEHRAN (IQNA) – An official with the organizing committee of the 25th Tehran International Quran Exhibition said Iranian and foreign publishers have until Tuesday to register for participation in the expo.
12:29 , 2017 May 23
Friday Sermons in Sign Language at Mosque in Kerala, India

Friday Sermons in Sign Language at Mosque in Kerala, India

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The austere beauty of azan or Muslim call to prayer might still elude them but a new mosque, specially designed to cater to differently-abled believers, will enable those who are hearing impaired to appreciate the finer points of a Friday sermon.
12:10 , 2017 May 23
Blindness Does Not Mean Limitations, Turkish Quran Reciter Says

Blindness Does Not Mean Limitations, Turkish Quran Reciter Says

TEHRAN (IQNA) – A visually-impaired Quran reciter from Turkey rejected the notion that being blind means facing various limitations.
11:40 , 2017 May 23
Russia Makes World's Top 50 Destinations for Halal Holidays

Russia Makes World's Top 50 Destinations for Halal Holidays

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Russia took 44th place in the ranking of the most popular Muslim travel destinations, according to the 2017 Global Muslim Travel Index (GMTI) jointly compiled by MasterCard and CrescentRating.
11:21 , 2017 May 23
Contests for Visually-Impaired Bring Quran Activists Together: Algerian

Contests for Visually-Impaired Bring Quran Activists Together: Algerian

TEHRAN (IQNA) – An Algeria Quran memorizer who attended the second international Quran contest for the visually-impaired, hailed such competitions as venues that bring together blind Quran activists from different countries.
10:53 , 2017 May 23
Trump Smearing Reputation of Palestinian Resistance: Hamas

Trump Smearing Reputation of Palestinian Resistance: Hamas

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The Palestinian resistance movement Hamas said US President Donald Trump is smearing the reputation of Palestinian "resistance" in favor of the Israeli occupation.
10:22 , 2017 May 23
Quran Contests Venues for Visually-Impaired to Showcase Capabilities

Quran Contests Venues for Visually-Impaired to Showcase Capabilities

TEHRAN (IQNA) – An official with Iran’s Welfare Organization described Quran contests as venues in which the visually-impaired can display their capabilities and talents.
09:54 , 2017 May 23
Finland Faces Lack of Islam Teachers

Finland Faces Lack of Islam Teachers

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The Nordic nation of Finland has been found to be suffering from a dramatic lack of Islam teachers for its growing Muslim population. Although there seems to be no shortage of candidates with immigrant-backgrounds, their poor Finnish language skills still remains the largest barrier.
09:32 , 2017 May 23
Turkey Int’l Quran Contest: Iranian Qari, Memorizer Make It to Final Round

Turkey Int’l Quran Contest: Iranian Qari, Memorizer Make It to Final Round

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Iran’s representatives in Turkey’s 5th international Quran competition made it to the final round of the event.
08:59 , 2017 May 23
Trump Gives a Green-Light to Authoritarian Regimes in Middle East

Trump Gives a Green-Light to Authoritarian Regimes in Middle East

TEHRAN (IQNA) – US President's speech in Saudi Arabia gives a green-light to authoritarian regimes in the Middle East to carry on torturing and oppressing minorities.
08:41 , 2017 May 23
Head of Department of Islamic Development Malaysia Invited to Visit Iran

Head of Department of Islamic Development Malaysia Invited to Visit Iran

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Director of Iran’s Quran TV Mohammad Hossein Mohammadzadeh met with Mustafa Othman, the head of the Department of Islamic Development Malaysia (Jakim) in Kuala Lumpur.
12:27 , 2017 May 22
Visually-Impaired Quranic Activities Should Not Be Limited to Competitions

Visually-Impaired Quranic Activities Should Not Be Limited to Competitions

TEHRAN (IQNA) – An Iranian Quran expert hailed the organization of an international Quran competition for the visually-impaired but underlined that Quranic activities for the blind should not be limited to contests.
11:57 , 2017 May 22
Top Qari of Malaysia Int’l Quran Contest Back Home

Top Qari of Malaysia Int’l Quran Contest Back Home

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The top-rank winner of Malaysia’s 59th international Holy Quran competition returned home on Monday morning.
11:37 , 2017 May 22
Bahrainis Continue Protests after Court Ruling against Sheikh Qassim

Bahrainis Continue Protests after Court Ruling against Sheikh Qassim

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Thousands of people in Bahrain took to the streets across the Persian Gulf country in protest at a court ruling sentencing the spiritual leader of Bahrain’s Shiite majority Sheikh Isa Qassim to one year in prison.
11:15 , 2017 May 22
CAIR: Ending Support for Dictators Needed to Reset Relations with Muslim World

CAIR: Ending Support for Dictators Needed to Reset Relations with Muslim World

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR), the United States’ largest Muslim civil rights and advocacy organization, responded to US President Trump’s speech broadcast from Saudi Arabia ostensibly seeking to reset relations with the Muslim world.
10:45 , 2017 May 22
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