TEHRAN (IQNA) – With anti-Muslim hate crimes and bigotry on the rise, UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres has said communities that look different become easy scapegoats in times of insecurity and asserted that "discrimination diminishes us all".
12:02 , 2017 Jan 18
TEHRAN (IQNA) – The Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) has called on the United Nations (UN) to intervene in Myanmar’s Rakhine State, where it says the escalation of violence against Rohingya Muslims could lead to “genocide.”
11:15 , 2017 Jan 18
TEHRAN (IQNA) – While the production of halal meat has been big business in Bosnia since 2006, when Europe’s first agency for halal quality certification was established in the country, a wider range of businesses have recently tapped into the business potential of offering halal meat and services.
08:27 , 2017 Jan 18
TEHRAN (IQNA) – An Australia Day billboard featuring two girls in hijabs has been removed from a site in Melbourne after threats were made to the company behind it.
11:18 , 2017 Jan 17
TEHRAN (IQNA) – A group of young activists gathered in Veinna Monday to protest against a new regulation banning public servants, including teachers, from wearing headscarves.
09:33 , 2017 Jan 17
TEHRAN (IQNA) – Four people were injured after a bus carrying Umrah (minor Hajj) pilgrims crashed in Saudi Arabia.
12:29 , 2017 Jan 08
TEHRAN (IQNA) – The Muslim Judicial Council [MJC] has condemned a case of Islamaphobia in Simon’s Town, near Cape Town, South Africa, after a pig's nose and blood was left on the door of a mosque on Saturday.
11:18 , 2017 Jan 08
TEHRAN (IQNA) – The United Nations on Friday said its human rights envoy for Myanmar will probe escalating violence in the country, including a military crackdown on Rohingya Muslims, when she visits next week.
12:30 , 2017 Jan 07
TEHRAN (IQNA) – A Romanian economist who had been poised to become the country's first female and Muslim prime minister was offered a job as deputy premier Tuesday after the country's president declined to nominate her for the top government job.
10:35 , 2017 Jan 04
TEHRAN (IQNA) – Dozens of Nobel laureates and global leaders have criticized Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi for failing to protect the basic human rights of Rohingya Muslims in the country's Rakhine State.
09:30 , 2017 Jan 02
TEHRAN (IQNA) – More than 30,000 Rohingya Muslims have already fled and thousands of stateless Rohingya Muslims are trying to reach Bangladesh amid reports of abuse by the Burmese army.
12:00 , 2017 Jan 01
TEHRAN (IQNA) – Hundreds of Cambodia’s Cham Muslims assembled on Friday at the Boeung Kak area’s Al-Serkal Mosque where the Phnom Penh city government plans to build a road that will divide the plot of land upon which the mosque sits.
12:15 , 2016 Dec 31