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Ramadan Restricted in Egypt by Government

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Over a billion Muslims around the world are preparing to observe the holiest month of the year, Ramadan.
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
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
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
Free Carpooling App for Mosque-Goers to Be Launched in Time for Ramadan
TEHRAN (IQNA) – Three weeks ago, 15 youths from the Malay Muslim community decided to come together and create a free carpooling app for mosque-goers.
10:11 , 2017 May 22
CAIR Campaign against Anti-Muslim Extremist's Training of Police in Arizona
EHRAN (IQNA) – An anti-Muslim bigot and conspiracy theorist is being paid thousands of dollars in public funds this week to train Arizona law enforcement officers about what he calls the “jihadi” threat in the US, despite calls for the training to be canceled.
12:28 , 2017 May 20
Church Hosts ‘Understanding Islam’ Talk Sunday
TEHRAN (IQNA) – Aida Mansoor, a London native, who now lives in the Hartford area, will present an introduction to Islam Sunday from 2 to 5 at the Trumbull Congregational Church in Connecticut, USA.
10:26 , 2017 May 20
Speakers in Middleton Event Look to Dispel Misconceptions about Islam
TEHRAN (IQNA) – A panel of speakers will provide insight on the Islamic faith Sunday as they aim to dispel misconceptions about the religion.
12:02 , 2017 May 17
Why Ramadan Is a Big “WoW” for Japanese
TEHRAN (IQNA) – There are some solid reasons why Japan and the Japanese are very different from the rest of the world, or at least the world we are aware of so far.
11:25 , 2017 May 17
US 9th Circuit Presses Trump Admin on Legality of Muslim Travel Ban
TEHRAN (IQNA) – For the second time in US President Donald Trump's young administration, the 9th US Circuit Court of Appeals pressed the Justice Department to explain the legality of his travel ban, this time with Trump's record of campaign calls to ban Muslims from entering the US taking center stage.
10:29 , 2017 May 16
Islam Rising in Zimbabwe
TEHRAN (IQNA) – Islam is spreading in Zimbabwe as people increasingly understand and accept the religion's teachings, a Muslim scholar has said.
12:08 , 2017 May 15
Gunmen Kill 21 in Attack on Nigeria Mosque
TEHRAN (IQNA) – Gunmen suspected to be herdsmen on Sunday lunched an early morning attack on a community mosque in Etogi community, Gbara ward, in Mokwa local government area of Niger state, Nigeria, killing 21 villagers, including the imam of the Mosque.
09:40 , 2017 May 15
Anti-Muslim Incidents in US Saw 57% Rise in 2016: CAIR
TEHRAN (IQNA) – The number of anti-Muslim bias incidents in the United States saw a dramatic rise last year, according to a prominent Muslim advocacy group.
08:09 , 2017 May 10