“Imam Ali (AS)” Research Center for Quranic Studies Opens in Najaf

“Imam Ali (AS)” Research Center for Quranic Studies Opens in Najaf

TEHRAN (IQNA) – “Imam Ali (AS)” Research Center for studies in Quran, Nahjul Balaqa and Sahifa Sajjadiyya was opened for seminary students in the holy city of Najaf, Iraq.
10:39 , 2017 Apr 30
Bermuda Muslim Community Holds Awareness Exhibition

Bermuda Muslim Community Holds Awareness Exhibition

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Members of a small Muslim movement in Bermuda held an exhibition as part of an ongoing campaign to raise awareness about the real meaning of Islam.
10:13 , 2017 Apr 30
Iranian Qari Ready for Brilliant Performance in Malaysia Int’l Quran Contest

Iranian Qari Ready for Brilliant Performance in Malaysia Int’l Quran Contest

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Hamed Alizadeh, who will represent Iran in Malaysia’s 59th international Quran competition said he is prepared to show a very good performance at the contest.
09:19 , 2017 Apr 30
Holy Shrine of Hazrat Abbas (AS) Decorated for Sha’ban Eids

Holy Shrine of Hazrat Abbas (AS) Decorated for Sha’ban Eids

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The holy shrine of Hazrat Abbas (AS) in Karbala, Iraq, has been beautifully decorated on the occasion of the birth anniversary of Imam Hussein (AS), Hazrat Abbas (AS), and Imam Sajjad (AS) in the lunar Hijri month of Sha’ban.
08:53 , 2017 Apr 30
San Diego School District Launches Campaign against Islamophobia

San Diego School District Launches Campaign against Islamophobia

TEHRAN (IQNA) – One of the largest school districts in the United States has launched a campaign against Islamophobia, drawing praise and criticism.
08:38 , 2017 Apr 30
Sudanese Memorizer Hails Fair Judgements in Iran Int’l Quran Contest

Sudanese Memorizer Hails Fair Judgements in Iran Int’l Quran Contest

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Sudan’s representative in the memorization category of the 34th International Holy Quran Competition of the Islamic Republic of Iran lauded the fair judgements in the contest.
12:24 , 2017 Apr 29
Austrian President Urges All Women to Wear Hijab in Solidarity with Muslims

Austrian President Urges All Women to Wear Hijab in Solidarity with Muslims

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The President of Austria has called on all women to wear headscarves (Hijab) in solidarity with Muslims to fight “rampant Islamophobia”.
12:14 , 2017 Apr 29
First Halal Hotel in Malaysia

First Halal Hotel in Malaysia

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Just steps away from the iconic Petronas Towers in the heart of Kuala Lumpur, it's the first hotel in Malaysia to be halal certified.
11:51 , 2017 Apr 29
Iran May Hold Int’l Quran Contest for Visually-Impaired Women

Iran May Hold Int’l Quran Contest for Visually-Impaired Women

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Head of Iran’s Welfare Organization said the country may host an international Quran competition for visually-impaired women.
11:31 , 2017 Apr 29
Participants in Islamic World Mayors Conference Visit Imam Reza (AS) Holy Shrine

Participants in Islamic World Mayors Conference Visit Imam Reza (AS) Holy Shrine

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Participants in the international conference of Muslim world mayors in Mashhad paid a visit to the holy mausoleum of Imam Reza (AS).
11:09 , 2017 Apr 29
Ukip under Fire for Choosing Candidate Who Called Islam 'Evil'

Ukip under Fire for Choosing Candidate Who Called Islam 'Evil'

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The UK Independence Party (Ukip) has been accused of "grubbing around in the gutter” for votes after the party selected a parliamentary candidate who has insulted Islam.
10:52 , 2017 Apr 29
Iraqi Woman Dedicates Achievement in Quran Contest to Hashd al-Shaabi

Iraqi Woman Dedicates Achievement in Quran Contest to Hashd al-Shaabi

TEHRAN (IQNA) – An Iraqi woman who came third in the international Quran competition for women in Iran dedicated her achievement to Iraqi Popular Mobilization Forces also known as Hashd al-Shaabi.
10:23 , 2017 Apr 29
Canadian Muslims' Council Concerned over Anti-Muslim Hate Incidents in Ottawa, Toronto

Canadian Muslims' Council Concerned over Anti-Muslim Hate Incidents in Ottawa, Toronto

TEHRAN (IQNA) –The National Council of Canadian Muslims (NCCM) is calling on police agencies to do all they can to bring to justice those targeting Muslims and their institutions swiftly.
09:31 , 2017 Apr 29
Int’l Quran Contest: Participants Meet Leader of Islamic Revolution

Int’l Quran Contest: Participants Meet Leader of Islamic Revolution

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Participants in the 34th International Quran Competition of Iran and four other international Quran contests held in Tehran this week met with Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyed Ali Khamenei on Thursday.
09:19 , 2017 Apr 29
Another Shia Cleric Arrested in Bahrain

Another Shia Cleric Arrested in Bahrain

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Bahraini regime forces arrested another Shia Muslim cleric as the ruling Al Khalifa dynasty presses ahead with its heavy-handed crackdown and persecution of the members of the religious community in the tiny Persian Gulf kingdom.
09:05 , 2017 Apr 29
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