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Educational Courses for Quranic Media Activists Begin in Iraq

TEHRAN (IQNA) – A series of specialized courses for Quranic media activists of Iraq has been organized by the Astan (custodianship) of Imam Hussein (AS) holy shrine in Karbala.

Muslim Couple Denied Swiss Citizenship over Handshake Refusal

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The Swiss city of Lausanne blocked a Muslim couple’s bid to become Swiss nationals over their refusal to shake hands with members of the opposite sex.

Head of European Union of Shia Scholars Wishes Sheikh Qassim Speedy Recovery 

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The president of the Islamic European Union of Shia Scholars and Theologians Ayatollah Reza Ramezani in a message to Bahrain’s prominent Shia cleric Sheikh Isa Qassim wished him speedy...

120 Qaris, Memorizers Attend Quranic Festival in Iraqi Kurdistan

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The 6th edition of a Quran recitation and memorization festival, dubbed Noor al-Qulub (light of hearts), was held in Sulaymaniyah, the Iraqi Kurdistan Region.
Quranic Activities
Qaris Training Plan Begins in Tehran

Qaris Training Plan Begins in Tehran

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The 9th edition of a plan for training Quran reciters began in Tehran on Friday.
18 Aug 2018, 10:07
Political
Palestinian Authority Chiefs Calls for Resistance against Israeli Occupation

Palestinian Authority Chiefs Calls for Resistance against Israeli Occupation

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Mahmoud Abbas called on Palestinians to intensify their "popular resistance" against the Israeli occupation, using a markedly strong language rarely heard from him.
19 Aug 2018, 13:16
Religious Activities
Exhibition in Medina Showcases Expansions of Prophet’s Mosque

 

Exhibition in Medina Showcases Expansions of Prophet’s Mosque  

TEHRAN (IQNA) – An exhibition in the holy city of Medina, organized by the General Presidency of the Prophet’s Mosque (Al-Masjid an-Nabawi), is showcasing the mosque’s expansions since its establishment by the Prophet Muhammad (peace be upon him).
19 Aug 2018, 14:49
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