IQNA

Leader Thanks Medical Staff, Officials for Combatting Coronavirus

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyed Ali Khamenei appreciated the efforts made by Iran’s medical community to fight the novel coronavirus.  

Umrah Pilgrimage Suspended over Coronavirus Concerns

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Saudi Arabia temporarily suspended entry for individuals aiming to perform Umrah pilgrimage or to visit the Prophet's Mosque in Medina over concerns of the spread of COVID-19, the novel...

Iran Int’l Quran Contest to Be Rescheduled  

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The 37th International Quran Competition of the Islamic Republic of Iran will be postponed due to concerns amid a novel coronavirus outbreak, an official said.

Anti-Muslim Trump Praises Modi’s India As Muslims Are Beaten on Delhi Streets

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Throughout his two-day visit to India, US President Donald Trump heaped praise on the nation’s leader, Narendra Modi, and ignored a spasm of violence against Muslims unfolding on the streets...
Quranic Activities
Iran Int’l Quran Contest to Be Rescheduled  

Iran Int’l Quran Contest to Be Rescheduled  

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The 37th International Quran Competition of the Islamic Republic of Iran will be postponed due to concerns amid a novel coronavirus outbreak, an official said.
26 Feb 2020, 11:50
Political
Palestinian Resistance Will Continue Until Occupiers Are Out: Islamic Jihad

Palestinian Resistance Will Continue Until Occupiers Are Out: Islamic Jihad

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The representative of the Islamic Jihad movement in Damascus, Syria, underlined that resistance against Israeli occupiers will continue until the end of occupation.
25 Feb 2020, 15:47
Religious Activities
Ceremony to Honor Iran’s Quranic Figures Postponed

Ceremony to Honor Iran’s Quranic Figures Postponed

TEHRAN (IQNA) – A program that was planned to be held to honor Iran’s Quranic figures was called off and will be held at a later date, an official said.
26 Feb 2020, 10:27
World
Man Jailed in New Zealand after Sharing Image of Christchurch Mosque Attack

Man Jailed in New Zealand after Sharing Image of Christchurch Mosque Attack

TEHRAN (IQNA) – A man in Christchurch, New Zealand, was jailed after sharing an image of the March 15 terror attack with the words "Call of Duty Black Mosque NZ Edition" imposed over it.
26 Feb 2020, 10:59
Photo