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CAIR Files Lawsuit on Behalf of Muslim Inmates in Alaska

CAIR Files Lawsuit on Behalf of Muslim Inmates in Alaska

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The Council on Amrican-Islamic Relations (CAIR) filed suit against Alaska Department of Corrections officials on behalf of two plaintiffs who are Muslim inmates at the Anchorage Correctional Complex.
15:33 , 2018 May 24
Leader Highlights Failure of All US Plots against Iran

Leader Highlights Failure of All US Plots against Iran

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyed Ali Khamenei underlined that all of the plots hatched by the US against Iran have ended in failure.
14:15 , 2018 May 24
London Mosque Becomes the UK’s First to Accept Cryptocurrency  

London Mosque Becomes the UK’s First to Accept Cryptocurrency  

TEHRAN (IQNA) –  The Shacklewell Lane Mosque, also referred to as Masjid Ramadan, has announced that it will accept donations in cryptocurrency.
15:47 , 2018 May 23
Iftar at Imam Reza (AS) Holy Shrine    

Iftar at Imam Reza (AS) Holy Shrine    

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Every evening during the holy month of Ramadan, pilgrims of the holy shrine of Imam Reza (AS) in Mashhad, northeast Iran, break their fast in the courtyards of the mausoleum.
15:09 , 2018 May 23
Citizenship of 732 Bahrainis Revoked Since 2012

Citizenship of 732 Bahrainis Revoked Since 2012

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The Campaign for Peace and Democracy (CPD) said as many as 732 Bahrainis have been stripped of their nationality over the past 6 years.
14:40 , 2018 May 23
Rare Silk Quran Helps Preserve Afghanistan's Cultural Heritage

Rare Silk Quran Helps Preserve Afghanistan's Cultural Heritage

TEHRAN (IQNA) – One of the only Qurans ever made from silk fabric has been completed in Afghanistan, a feat its creators hope will help preserve the country's centuries-old tradition of calligraphy.
14:07 , 2018 May 23
Toronto Mayor Slams Islamophobic Hate Graffiti at Muslim School

Toronto Mayor Slams Islamophobic Hate Graffiti at Muslim School

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Two elected officials shocked at hate graffiti sprayed on a Toronto-area Muslim school wall stepped forward Tuesday to help clean off the offensive remarks.
13:33 , 2018 May 23
Mashhad Hosting Quran, Etrat Exhibition

Mashhad Hosting Quran, Etrat Exhibition

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The 13th Quran and Etrat exhibition of Mashhad opened in the northeastern Iranian city on Tuesday.
12:52 , 2018 May 23
Denmark Minister Calls Ramadan Fasting ‘Dangerous’

Denmark Minister Calls Ramadan Fasting ‘Dangerous’

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Denmark’s immigration minister, who last year celebrated the country’s increasingly strict entry laws by posting a Facebook picture of herself with a cake, has suggested that Muslims fasting for Ramadan should stay home from work “to avoid negative consequences for the rest of Danish society.”
12:21 , 2018 May 23
Leader Condoles Death of Iranian Cleric

Leader Condoles Death of Iranian Cleric

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyed Ali Khamenei offered condolences over death of senior cleric and former Friday prayer leader of the northwestern city of Urumia Hojat-ol-Islam Gholam Reza Hassani.
11:49 , 2018 May 23
 Israeli Killing of Gazans Preplanned: Iran's UN Envoy

 Israeli Killing of Gazans Preplanned: Iran's UN Envoy

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Iran’s envoy to the United Nations said that Israel's killing of scores of Palestinian protesters on May 14 was a pre-planned measure.
11:18 , 2018 May 23
Quran Competitions Helpful in Promoting Quranic Teachings

Quran Competitions Helpful in Promoting Quranic Teachings

TEHRAN (IQNA) – A Tunisian memorizer of the Quran said Quran competitions are helpful in promoting the teachings of the Holy Book.
10:07 , 2018 May 23
Qatari Capital Hosting Quran Memorization Contest for Kids

Qatari Capital Hosting Quran Memorization Contest for Kids

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The seventh Holy Quran memorization competition for children, organized by Katara Cultural Village in Doha, Qatar, on the occasion of the holy month of Ramadan, will continue until May 31.
09:33 , 2018 May 23
Islamic Trade Finance Workshop in Uzbekistan

Islamic Trade Finance Workshop in Uzbekistan

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The International Islamic Trade Finance Corporation (ITFC), a member of the Islamic Development Bank Group, Ministry for Foreign Trade of the Republic of Uzbekistan and United Nations Development Program (UNDP) in Uzbekistan have come together for the first trade finance workshop titled “Trade Finance as a Key Factor in Trade Promotion.”
16:31 , 2018 May 22
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