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Classroom for Islamic Religious Education Opened in Croatia

TEHRAN (IQNA) – A classroom for Islamic religious education, whose equipment was financially assisted by city and county authorities, was opened in the coastal city of Split, Croatia, on Friday.
Britain's Halal Sector Increasingly Important Post-Brexit
TEHRAN (IQNA) – Halal meat will become increasingly important for the sheep industry post-Brexit, according to Abdalhamid Evans, strategist at halal consultancy Imarat Consultants.
12:13 , 2017 Feb 28
Islamic Society in Alabama Hosts Open House
TEHRAN (IQNA) – The Birmingham Islamic Society in the US state of Alabama hosted an open house at the Red Crescent Islamic Center in Hoover.
12:13 , 2017 Feb 27
Mahershala Ali Becomes First Muslim Actor to Win an Oscar
TEHRAN (IQNA) – Mahershala Ali won the Academy Award for best supporting actor for his portrayal of a drug dealer in Moonlight on Sunday, becoming the first Muslim to be awarded a golden statuette for acting.
10:15 , 2017 Feb 27
Israeli Forces Suppress March on 23rd Anniversary of the Ibrahimi Mosque Massacre
TEHRAN (IQNA) – Israeli forces on Friday suppressed a crowded march in the Old City of the southern occupied West Bank district of Hebron, as local Palestinian residents and international activists demanded the reopening of closed streets and the removal of the illegal Israeli settlers from the city.
21:42 , 2017 Feb 26
Non-Muslim Canadian Women Wear Headscarf for a Month
TEHRAN (IQNA) – A group of Canadian women, who promised to wear the Islamic headscarf for a month following World Hijab Day to show solidarity with Muslim women say it has been a positive experience, amid growing Islamophobia and racist sentiment in north America and the rest of the world.
12:12 , 2017 Feb 25
No Evidence Trump’s Banned Muslim States Pose Threat to US
TEHRAN (IQNA) – A probe by the US Department of Homeland Security (DHS) failed to return enough evidence that Iran and six other Muslim countries included in President Donald Trump’s entry ban pose a terror threat to America.
10:13 , 2017 Feb 25
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