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Nasrallah Slams US for Exploiting Lebanon Protests for ‘Own Interests’

Nasrallah Slams US for Exploiting Lebanon Protests for ‘Own Interests’

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Hezbollah Secretary General Sayed Hassan Nasrallah said the US is exploiting the ongoing mass protests Lebanon to fulfill its own interests and advance its agenda, stressing that Washington has prevented Lebanon from standing on its feet.
08:34 , 2019 Nov 12
Quran Competition Gets Underway in New Delhi  

Quran Competition Gets Underway in New Delhi  

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The 20th edition of a Quran competition organized by the Iranian Cultural Center in India kicked off in New Delhi on Monday.
16:16 , 2019 Nov 11
Faithful Committed to Peace, Justice: Vatican Official

Faithful Committed to Peace, Justice: Vatican Official

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The faithful have a common commitment to peace, justice, human dignity and protection of the environment, the president of the Pontifical Council for Interreligious Dialogue said.
15:12 , 2019 Nov 11
Gambia Files Rohingya Genocide Case against Myanmar  

Gambia Files Rohingya Genocide Case against Myanmar  

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Gambia filed a case at the United Nation’s top court against Myanmar accusing it of committing genocide against the Rohingya Muslim minority.
14:32 , 2019 Nov 11
Tehran Hosting Islam, Christianity Dialogue

Tehran Hosting Islam, Christianity Dialogue

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The 11th round of the religious dialogue between the Iranian Center for Interfaith Dialogue and the Pontifical Council for Interreligious Dialogue of Vatican began in Tehran on Monday.
13:45 , 2019 Nov 11
India Restricts Access to Muslim Shrine in Srinagar

India Restricts Access to Muslim Shrine in Srinagar

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Indian authorities on Sunday imposed restrictions that prevented thousands of Muslim worshipers from accessing Dargah Hazratbal shrine in Srinagar, Kashmir, a site where huge crowds gather annually to mark Eid-e-Milad, the birthday of Prophet Mohammad (PBUH).
12:20 , 2019 Nov 11
UN Envoy in Iraq to Meet Ayatollah Sistani   

UN Envoy in Iraq to Meet Ayatollah Sistani   

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The special representative of the UN secretary-general for Iraq, Jeanine Hennis-Plasschaert, traveled to Iraq to meet with top Shia cleric grand Ayatollah Ali al-Sistani.
11:35 , 2019 Nov 11
500,000 Moroccans Memorizing Quran at Traditional Centers

500,000 Moroccans Memorizing Quran at Traditional Centers

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Nearly half a million men and women in Morocco are memorizing the Quran in traditional Quran schools, an official said.
10:19 , 2019 Nov 11
Rallies Held in France to Slam Islamophobia

Rallies Held in France to Slam Islamophobia

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Over 10,000 people turned out north of Paris on Sunday for a march against Islamophobia.
09:42 , 2019 Nov 11
Quran Competition for Girls Held in Kazakhstan

Quran Competition for Girls Held in Kazakhstan

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The Spiritual Administration of Muslims of Central Asia and Kazakhstan (SADUM) organized a Quran competition for girls in Kazakhstan.
09:11 , 2019 Nov 11
Palestine General Elections Necessary for Restoring Unity: Hamas

Palestine General Elections Necessary for Restoring Unity: Hamas

TEHRAN (IQNA) – A senior leader of the Palestinian Hamas resistance movement emphasized the necessity of the upcoming general elections in the besieged Gaza Strip, East Jerusalem al-Quds, and occupied West Bank, saying the movement is seeking to “restore unity and end the division at all levels” among Palestinians.
08:54 , 2019 Nov 11
Buddhists Attend Ceremony in Colombo to Mark Prophet’s Birthday  

Buddhists Attend Ceremony in Colombo to Mark Prophet’s Birthday  

TEHRAN (IQNA) – A ceremony was held at the Iranian Cultural Center in the Sri Lankan capital of Colombo to celebrate the birthday of the Holy Prophet (PBUH).
16:25 , 2019 Nov 10
20-Day Quran Competition Underway in UAE

20-Day Quran Competition Underway in UAE

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The preliminary stage of the 23rd edition of Sharjah Holy Quran and Sunnah Award has been underway since November 7.
15:14 , 2019 Nov 10
Afghan Chief Executive Wants Halt to Election Recount

Afghan Chief Executive Wants Halt to Election Recount

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Afghanistan's Chief Executive Abdullah Abdullah called Sunday for a halt to a recount of the recent presidential election, saying he would not accept "fraud-marked" results.
14:01 , 2019 Nov 10
Unity-Seeking Front Dominant in Muslim World: Cleric  

Unity-Seeking Front Dominant in Muslim World: Cleric  

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The unity-seeking current whose flag-bearer is Iran is dominant in the Muslim world today, a senior cleric said.
13:00 , 2019 Nov 10
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