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35th Int’l Quran Competition Gets Underway in Iran

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The 35th edition of the Islamic Republic of Iran’s International Quran Competition kicked off in the capital of Tehran on Thursday.

Iranian Qari Finishes Runner-Up in Kuwait Int’l Quran Contest

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Organizers of Kuwait’s 9th international Quran competition announced the winners of this edition on Tuesday.

3 Iranian Cities to Host Int’l Quran Contests

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Head of Iran’s Awqaf and Charity Affairs Organization said three cities in the country will play host to several international Quranic events in the coming weeks.

Egyptian Expert Urges Adding New Categories to Int’l Quran Contest for Students   

TEHRAN (IQNA) – An Egyptian Quran expert urged that new categories be included in the future editions of the International Quran Competition for Muslim Students.
Quranic Activities
Two Filipino Quran Activists Due in Iran to Attend Int’l Quran Contest  

Two Filipino Quran Activists Due in Iran to Attend Int’l Quran Contest  

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The Philippines will have two representatives in the 35th edition of the Islamic Republic of Iran’s International Quran Competition.
17 Apr 2018, 11:15
Political
Syria Gives 48-Hour Respite to Militants to Leave Southern Damascus Enclave

Syria Gives 48-Hour Respite to Militants to Leave Southern Damascus Enclave

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The Syrian army reportedly gave a 48-hours ultimatum to the Takfiri terrorist groups Daesh and al-Nusra Front to agree to withdraw from areas south of the capital, Damascus, or face a major counter-terrorism operation in the area.
19 Apr 2018, 18:43
Religious Activities
Hong Kong Muslims in New Push for Mosque as Community Grows

Hong Kong Muslims in New Push for Mosque as Community Grows

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The Muslim community in Hong Kong has so far amassed about HK$300,000 (US$38,200) in a drive to build a mosque project that has been held up for over a decade.
15 Apr 2018, 12:12
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