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Protesters from City Where Sudan Uprising Began Head for Khartoum

Protesters from City Where Sudan Uprising Began Head for Khartoum

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Protesters from the birthplace of an uprising that toppled Sudan’s former president Omar al-Bashir were converging on the capital on Tuesday, activists said, to pressure a transitional military council to relinquish power to civilians.
16:28 , 2019 Apr 23
Quran Recitation Licenses Granted in Iraq

Quran Recitation Licenses Granted in Iraq

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Some 65 male and female Quran students in Kurdistan region of Iraq received Ijazahnamah (license) for Quran recitation.
15:57 , 2019 Apr 23
Extremists Carried Out Sri Lanka Attacks as Revenge for N. Zealand Mosque Killings, Official Says

Extremists Carried Out Sri Lanka Attacks as Revenge for N. Zealand Mosque Killings, Official Says

TEHRAN (IQNA) –  Two extremist groups carried out Sri Lanka’s Easter Sunday bomb attacks in retaliation for a recent attack on mosques in New Zealand, a Sri Lankan official said on Tuesday.
14:58 , 2019 Apr 23
MPs Laud Organizers of Iran Int’l Quran Competitions

MPs Laud Organizers of Iran Int’l Quran Competitions

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Iranian lawmakers in a statement appreciated the efforts of organizers of Iran’s 36th International Quran Competition and four other international Quranic events hosted by the country.
14:05 , 2019 Apr 23
Shia Studies Conference Planned in London

Shia Studies Conference Planned in London

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The Islamic College in the British capital plans to organize its 5th annual conference featuring Shia studies later this month.
13:37 , 2019 Apr 23
New Mosque for Timaru, New Zealand, In the Works

New Mosque for Timaru, New Zealand, In the Works

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Plans are under way to establish a mosque and community center to better represent the Islamic community in Timaru, a port city in the southern Canterbury region of New Zealand.
11:00 , 2019 Apr 23
Int’l Quran Contests Help Promote Muslim Friendship: Afghan Qari

Int’l Quran Contests Help Promote Muslim Friendship: Afghan Qari

TEHRAN (IQNA) – International Quran competitions help to foster friendship among Muslims, a teenage Afghan Qari said.
10:25 , 2019 Apr 23
Tehran Int’l Book Fair Opens at Imam Khomeini Mosalla

Tehran Int’l Book Fair Opens at Imam Khomeini Mosalla

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The 32nd edition of the Tehran International Book Fair was officially launched in a ceremony on Tuesday.
10:01 , 2019 Apr 23
Nasrallah Urges World to Stand Up against US Arrogance

Nasrallah Urges World to Stand Up against US Arrogance

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The secretary general of the Lebanese Hezbollah resistance movement denounced US economic sanctions against Iran, describing the punitive measures as “an act of aggression” against all world nations.
09:10 , 2019 Apr 23
Leader Stresses Development of Iran-Pakistan Ties

Leader Stresses Development of Iran-Pakistan Ties

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyed Ali Khamenei underlined the importance of relations between Tehran and Islamabad and said the ties should deepen and develop.
08:59 , 2019 Apr 23
Ibrahimi Mosque Closed to Muslims  

Ibrahimi Mosque Closed to Muslims  

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The Zionist regime closed the Ibrahimi Mosque in the West Bank city of Hebron (al-Khalil) to Muslim worshippers for two days on Monday to celebrate the Jewish holiday of Passover, according to a Palestinian official.
16:45 , 2019 Apr 22
Pakistani PM’s Visit to Mashhad

Pakistani PM’s Visit to Mashhad

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan on Sunday arrived in Mashhad, northeast Iran, to visit the holy shrine of Imam Reza (AS).
16:15 , 2019 Apr 22
6500 Quran Memorizers Trained in Jordan

6500 Quran Memorizers Trained in Jordan

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The director general of Jordan's Association for Preserving the Holy Quran said it has so far trained about 6500 Quran memorizers from different age groups.
14:31 , 2019 Apr 22
Sudan's Military Council Warns against Road Blocks as Protests Continue

Sudan's Military Council Warns against Road Blocks as Protests Continue

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Sudan’s ruling Transitional Military Council (TMC) warned on Monday against protesters blocking roads and limiting the movement of citizens as protests continued after president Omar al-Bashir was forced from power.
13:28 , 2019 Apr 22
How, When to Recite Quran to Attain Relaxation

How, When to Recite Quran to Attain Relaxation

TEHRAN (IQNA) – We read the Quran with the belief of spiritual element, but what we fail to realize is the fact that when we recite the Quran, we find absolute peace of mind, heart and body.
12:01 , 2019 Apr 22
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