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Danish Man Who Burned the Quran Charged with Blasphemy

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Danish prosecutors said Wednesday they have opened a rare blasphemy case against a man who videotaped himself burning a copy of the Quran.
Quebec Mosque Hires Lawyers for Accused Gunman's Trial
TEHRAN (IQNA) – A Quebec City mosque attacked in January by a gunman who killed six worshippers is hiring its own lawyers to observe the trial of the accused shooter, a member of the congregation said on Tuesday.
11:02 , 2017 Feb 22
Oscar-Nominated Muslim Actor: Anti-Islam Prejudice 'Not a Shock' if You Have Grown Up Black
TEHRAN (IQNA) – Oscar-nominated Muslim actor revealed additional discrimination he has faced since converting to Islam in 1999.
10:35 , 2017 Feb 21
Quran Best Source to Rule World: Pakistani Official
TEHRAN (IQNA) – Minister for Higher Education in Punjab, Pakistan, said there is no other book better than the Holy Quran and if we take guidance from the Holy Book, we can rule the world.
08:20 , 2017 Feb 21
London Mayor Calls Trump’s Muslim Ban ‘Shameful’
TEHRAN (IQNA) – London Mayor Sadiq Khan called for US President Donald Trump’s state visit to be scrapped over a travel ban he imposed on seven Muslim-majority countries.
10:57 , 2017 Feb 20
Russia Eyeing Share in Global Islamic Finance, Halal Industries
TEHRAN (IQNA) – The global Islamic finance industry, which is witnessing phenomenal growth rates with expansions in Europe and sukuk listings, will see a new entrant in Russia that hopes to cash in on the substantial Muslim population in the European country.
12:13 , 2017 Feb 19
Muslim Amazon Workers ‘Pray-in’ to Protest Tech Giant
TEHRAN (IQNA) – Dozens of Muslim Amazon workers and their supporters took part in a "pray-in” Friday in a protest against religious discrimination by the tech giant.
11:49 , 2017 Feb 18
Thailand’s First Halal Hotel Opens Following Trump Immigration Ban
TEHRAN (IQNA) – Thailand has officially opened its first halal hotel in Bangkok, which it hopes will attract more tourists following US President Donald Trump’s immigration ban on seven mostly Muslim countries.
11:28 , 2017 Feb 15
Russian Muslims Could Open School for Syrian Refugees in Lebanon
TEHRAN (IQNA) – The Russian Muftis Council could contribute to opening a school for Syrian refugees, who are currently in Lebanon, Moscow Mufti Ildar Alyautdinov said on Wednesday.
10:11 , 2017 Feb 15
Poster Calling for a ‘Muslim-Free America’ Found at Rutgers University
TEHRAN (IQNA) – A New Jersey Muslim Civil Rights organization is calling for increased security for Muslim students after a poster calling for a “Muslim-Free America” was found Monday at Rutgers University.
09:57 , 2017 Feb 15
New Show at NY Museum to Celebrate Muslim Community
TEHRAN (IQNA) – A special photography show celebrating New York City's Muslim community will open at the Museum of the City of New York next Saturday, February 18, weeks after US President Donald Trump's executive order banning entry to the US of residents of seven Muslim-majority nations put the city’s and country’s Muslim community under attack.
12:19 , 2017 Feb 13
Hijabi Designer Hopes to Make a Big Positive Impact
TEHRAN (IQNA) – Raised in Ohio by a Korean mother and a Palestinian father, Sarah Musa shocked her parents when she decided to wear the headscarf at age 17.
12:20 , 2017 Feb 12
Vandals Target Display of Multifaith Artworks at Gloucester Cathedral
TEHRAN (IQNA) – Artworks on display at Gloucester Cathedral in an exhibition celebrating a spectrum of religious beliefs have been stolen and vandalized.
10:51 , 2017 Feb 12