Quran Memorization Contest Held in The Philippines

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The Iranian Cultural Center in the Philippines organized a Quran memorization competition at the Blue Mosque in Manila, the capital city.
12:20 , 2017 Oct 22
Oxford Exhibition Examines History of Art in Religions

Oxford Exhibition Examines History of Art in Religions

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Like many, for years, I had assumed that the drawings and sculptures that we have attached to the identities of religion have been similar throughout the ages.
11:55 , 2017 Oct 22
“Quran and Morality” Theme of Iranian Scholar’s Speech in Germany

“Quran and Morality” Theme of Iranian Scholar’s Speech in Germany

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Hakimeh Dabiran, an eminent Iranian researcher and scholar, presented speeches on Quran and morality in Berlin and Hamburg, Germany.
11:13 , 2017 Oct 22
Eight Charged in France over Plot Targeting Politicians, Mosques

Eight Charged in France over Plot Targeting Politicians, Mosques

TEHRAN (IQNA) – France has charged eight men, including three minors, following an investigation into far right activists allegedly plotting to target politicians and mosques, prosecutors announced in Paris.
10:32 , 2017 Oct 22
Organization of Islamic Cooperation Condemns Suicide Bombings in Afghanistan

Organization of Islamic Cooperation Condemns Suicide Bombings in Afghanistan

TEHRAN (IQNA) – General Secretariat of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) condemned strongly the twin suicide attacks which took place on two mosques in Kabul and Ghor in Afghanistan, killing at least 70 people and injuring others.
10:14 , 2017 Oct 22
Warwick Launches Islamic Education Research Network

Warwick Launches Islamic Education Research Network

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The University of Warwick have revealed their newly developed interdisciplinary network for Islamic Education.
10:03 , 2017 Oct 22
Iran Raps Terrorist Attacks on Mosques in Afghanistan

Iran Raps Terrorist Attacks on Mosques in Afghanistan

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Secretary of Iran’s Supreme National Security Council (SNSC) Ali Shamkhani condemned Friday’s terror attacks on two mosques in Afghanistan.
08:35 , 2017 Oct 22
Arbaeen Quranic Booths Start Activities in South of Iraq

Arbaeen Quranic Booths Start Activities in South of Iraq

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The Supreme Quran Council of Iraq announced that the Quranic booths set up on the path of Arbaeen pilgrims have started their activities in the southern parts of the country where the annual Arbaeen march begins.
08:27 , 2017 Oct 22
Turkey to Establish Halal Accreditation Agency

Turkey to Establish Halal Accreditation Agency

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Ankara has rolled up its sleeves to enter the $3.9 trillion halal food market.
12:32 , 2017 Oct 21
Zionist Regime Settlement Activities Amount to War Crimes: PLO Official

Zionist Regime Settlement Activities Amount to War Crimes: PLO Official

TEHRAN (IQNA) – A senior member of the Palestine Liberation Organization (PLO) strongly condemned Israel’s plans to build nearly 3,000 more housing units in the occupied West Bank, stressing that the Tel Aviv regime’s land expropriation and settlement expansion policies in Palestinian territories amount to war crimes.
11:58 , 2017 Oct 21
Renowned Somalian Quran Teacher Commemorated

Renowned Somalian Quran Teacher Commemorated

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Ceremonies were held in cities and town across Somalia to mark the passing away anniversary of one of the country’s most prominent Quran teachers and activists.
11:45 , 2017 Oct 21
My Neighbor is a Muslim: US Center Explores Islam

My Neighbor is a Muslim: US Center Explores Islam

TEHRAN (IQNA) – A series of community events in La Crosse, US state of Wisconsin, is hoping to create a better understanding of the Muslim community.
11:20 , 2017 Oct 21
Taziyeh Performance in Mashhad

Taziyeh Performance in Mashhad

TEHRAN (IQNA) – A Taziyeh performance featuring the martyrdom of Hazrat Ali Akbar (AS) was held in Mashhad on Thursday.
10:59 , 2017 Oct 21
Quran Desecration in Taif, Saudi Arabia

Quran Desecration in Taif, Saudi Arabia

TEHRAN (IQNA) – A large number of copies of the Holy Quran have been recently founded discarded in the street drainage system in one of the district of Taif, Saudi Arabia, a report said.
10:38 , 2017 Oct 21
Mosque in Bloomington, Minnesota Vandalized

Mosque in Bloomington, Minnesota Vandalized

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Just months after a blast shattered the early-morning serenity of sunrise prayers at Dar Al Farooq Islamic Center in Bloomington, Minnesota, the mosque was struck by vandals who broke windows and damaged many other items in the building.
10:09 , 2017 Oct 21
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