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Quran Contest for Students Held in Denmark

Quran Contest for Students Held in Denmark

TEHRAN (IQNA) – A competition on recitation of the Holy Quran for school students was held in Glostrup, near the Danish capital of Copenhagen, on Wednesday.
11:52 , 2018 Apr 20
35th Int’l Quran Competition Gets Underway in Iran

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.
10:49 , 2018 Apr 20
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.
18:43 , 2018 Apr 19
Exhibition about Islamic Culture at National Museum of Australia

Exhibition about Islamic Culture at National Museum of Australia

TEHRAN (IQNA) – An international exhibition celebrating Islamic culture will open at the National Museum of Australia on Friday.
16:22 , 2018 Apr 19
Swedish Activist Continues Walking for Palestine

Swedish Activist Continues Walking for Palestine

TEHRAN (IQNA) – A 25-year-old Swedish activist who commenced a long walk from Sweden to Palestine to raise awareness about human rights violations in the occupied territory, has reached Turkey’s northwestern Duzce province.
18:03 , 2018 Apr 18
Iran’s Quran TV to Broadcast Int’l Quran Contest Live

Iran’s Quran TV to Broadcast Int’l Quran Contest Live

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The events of the 35th edition of Iran’s International Holy Quran Competition will be covered by the country’s Quran TV.  
17:15 , 2018 Apr 18
Upcoming CAIR Report Shows Role of Trump’s Muslim Ban in Rise of Islamophobia

Upcoming CAIR Report Shows Role of Trump’s Muslim Ban in Rise of Islamophobia

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR), the United States’ largest Muslim civil rights and advocacy organization, on Monday, April 23, will release a one-of-its-kind report showing “concrete evidence” that the Trump administration’s Muslim Ban resulted in increased anti-Muslim discrimination and violence nationwide in the past year.
12:56 , 2018 Apr 18
Five Injured in Israeli Artillery Shelling in Gaza

Five Injured in Israeli Artillery Shelling in Gaza

TEHRAN (IQNA) –  Five Palestinians were wounded, one of them critically, after an Israeli artillery shelling targeted the area of ​​Khuza’a east of Khan Younis city, southern Gaza strip, on Wednesday morning.
12:11 , 2018 Apr 18
Quran Tells Us Legitimate Power Required for Peace: Iran’s President

Quran Tells Us Legitimate Power Required for Peace: Iran’s President

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Iran’s President Hassan Rouhani said that according to the Quran, being powerful is required for achieving peace and stability.
11:17 , 2018 Apr 18
Buying Facebook 'Likes' Haram: Egypt Grand Mufti

Buying Facebook 'Likes' Haram: Egypt Grand Mufti

TEHRAN (IQNA) – While the controversy into the Facebook data breach is ongoing, Egypt’s grand mufti has come forward with a decree declaring the buying of ‘likes’ on the social media platform to boost one’s page forbidden in Islam.
10:35 , 2018 Apr 18
Yemen Peace Roadmap Expected in Two Months

Yemen Peace Roadmap Expected in Two Months

TEHRAN (IQNA) – UN envoy to Yemen Martin Griffiths said he will present a plan to the UN Security Council for resumption of peace talks between the warring parties in Yemen.
10:20 , 2018 Apr 18
Lecture at Lahore University Features Quranic Dimensions of Muslim Thought

Lecture at Lahore University Features Quranic Dimensions of Muslim Thought

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Eminent Pakistani scholar and theologian Prof Dr Abdul Hafeez Fazli cautioned against mixing philosophy and scientific theories with religion.
09:44 , 2018 Apr 18
Iranian Qari Finishes Runner-Up in Kuwait Int’l Quran Contest

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.
09:10 , 2018 Apr 18
Exhibition in Kuwait Features Quran Memorization Methods

Exhibition in Kuwait Features Quran Memorization Methods

TEHRAN (IQNA) – An exhibition introducing new Quran memorization methods has been mounted in Kuwait City on the sidelines of the 9th international Quran competition of Kuwait.
08:42 , 2018 Apr 18
Nigerian Police Fire Teargas at Shia Protesters Demanding Release of Sheikh Zakzaky   

Nigerian Police Fire Teargas at Shia Protesters Demanding Release of Sheikh Zakzaky   

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Nigerian police fired teargas at hundreds of Shia Muslim protesters on Tuesday during a second day of clashes in the capital Abuja over the imprisonment of their religious leader.
16:38 , 2018 Apr 17
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