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Quran Teachers Training Course Held in India

Quran Teachers Training Course Held in India

TEHRAN (IQNA) – An educational course for Quran teachers in India was organized by the Iranian Cultural Center in New Delhi, the South Asian country’s capital.
15:21 , 2018 Jun 19
Situation in Yemen’s Hudaydah ‘Very Disturbing’: Russia’s UN Envoy

Situation in Yemen’s Hudaydah ‘Very Disturbing’: Russia’s UN Envoy

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The UN spokesman said Monday that tens of thousands of residents have fled the fighting along Yemen's western coastline where the Saudi-led coalition’s forces and mercenaries are engaged in fierce battles with Yemen’s army and Houthi Ansarullah movement’s fighters.
14:49 , 2018 Jun 19
Islamic Calligraphy Exhibition Planned in India

Islamic Calligraphy Exhibition Planned in India

TEHRAN (IQNA) – An exhibition of Islamic calligraphy is planned to be held in different cities of India starting from late August.
14:15 , 2018 Jun 19
Quds Islamic Institutions Say Israel Trying to Take Control of Al-Aqsa Mosque

Quds Islamic Institutions Say Israel Trying to Take Control of Al-Aqsa Mosque

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Israeli police is trying to slowly take control of al-Aqsa Mosque, Islamic Institutions in Quds (Jerusalem) said in a statement on Tuesday.
13:11 , 2018 Jun 19
Recitation of Winner of TV Quran Contest

Recitation of Winner of TV Quran Contest

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Iranian Qari Ali Asghar Shoaei bagged the top prize in the 11th edition of a live TV Quran contest organized in the holy month of Ramadan by Al-Kawthar TV.
12:39 , 2018 Jun 19
Karbala Award Quran Contest to Kick Off Wednesday

Karbala Award Quran Contest to Kick Off Wednesday

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The preliminary stage of a national Quran competition named Karbala Award will begin at the holy shrine of Imam Hussein (AS) in Karbala, Iraq, on Wednesday.
11:49 , 2018 Jun 19
Iraq Slams Strikes Targeting Forces Fighting Daesh

Iraq Slams Strikes Targeting Forces Fighting Daesh

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Iraq on Tuesday condemned air strikes targeting forces fighting Daesh (ISIL or ISIS) in Iraq or Syria after Syrian state media said that US-led coalition aircraft had bombed a Syrian army position near the Iraqi border, causing deaths and injuries.
11:20 , 2018 Jun 19
Unprecedented Crisis in Gaza Strip Caused by Israeli Use of Live Fire: ICRC 

Unprecedented Crisis in Gaza Strip Caused by Israeli Use of Live Fire: ICRC 

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) said Israeli troops’ unrestricted use of live ammunition against unarmed Palestinian protesters in the besieged Gaza Strip has left the enclave’s health workers struggling to cope with an unprecedented crisis.
09:55 , 2018 Jun 19
Egypt’s Al-Azhar, Awqaf Ministry At Odds on Issuing Fatwas

Egypt’s Al-Azhar, Awqaf Ministry At Odds on Issuing Fatwas

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The row between Egypt’s Al-Azhar Islamic Center and Ministry of Awqaf (endowments) and Religious Affairs over who has the authority to issue Fatwas (religious edicts) is now reaching the Arab country’s parliament.
09:41 , 2018 Jun 19
Afghan Quran Expert Hails Iran for Organizing Quran Contest for Visually-Impaired

Afghan Quran Expert Hails Iran for Organizing Quran Contest for Visually-Impaired

TEHRAN (IQNA) – A prominent Afghan Quran expert lauded the Islamic Republic of Iran for organizing an international Quran contest for the visually-impaired.
09:18 , 2018 Jun 19
Reactions to Egyptian Player’s Rejection of ‘Man of the Match’ Award

Reactions to Egyptian Player’s Rejection of ‘Man of the Match’ Award

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Egypt’s goalkeeper Mohamed El-Shenawy refused the Man of the Match award after a spectacular performance in the Egypt-Uruguay Match in the Russia World Cup 2018 on Friday.
16:21 , 2018 Jun 18
Int’l Quran Competition Planned in Saudi Arabia

Int’l Quran Competition Planned in Saudi Arabia

TEHRAN (IQNA) – “Media in the Service of Quran” is the motto of an international Quran competition planned to be held in Saudi Arabia.
15:55 , 2018 Jun 18
Iran to Launch Interests Section in Saudi Arabia for Hajj

Iran to Launch Interests Section in Saudi Arabia for Hajj

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Head of Iran’s Hajj and Pilgrimage Organization Hamid Mohammadi said the country will open its interests section in Saudi Arabia to serve Iranian Hajj pilgrims.
15:27 , 2018 Jun 18
Egyptian Quranic Figure Laid to Rest

Egyptian Quranic Figure Laid to Rest

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The funeral of prominent Egyptian Quranic figure Sheikh Mustafa Raghib was held in his home village Sunday.
14:42 , 2018 Jun 18
Halal Restaurant Guide App in Russia as FIFA World Cup 2018 Gets Underway

Halal Restaurant Guide App in Russia as FIFA World Cup 2018 Gets Underway

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Crave Halal, a halal restaurants mobile app in the Apple App Store, is now making lives easier for the traveling Muslim fans visiting Russia for the ongoing FIFA World Cup 2018.
14:10 , 2018 Jun 18
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