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Course on ‘Studies of Islam’ Starts in Zimbabwe

Course on ‘Studies of Islam’ Starts in Zimbabwe

TEHRAN (IQNA) – A course on “Studies of Islam” has started at the Faculty of Religions Studies at Zimbabwe University.
15:47 , 2018 Oct 21
One Iranian Pilgrim Killed, 10 Injured in Eastern Iraq

One Iranian Pilgrim Killed, 10 Injured in Eastern Iraq

TEHRAN (IQNA) – One Iranian pilgrim has been killed and 10 other injured in a road accident in Iraq’s eastern Wasit governorate, an official with the governorate’s health center said.  
14:46 , 2018 Oct 21
Arbaeen Pilgrims Leave Ahvaz for Karbala

Arbaeen Pilgrims Leave Ahvaz for Karbala

TEHRAN (IQNA) – A group of Shia pilgrims from the southwestern Iranian city of Ahvaz earlier this week started their march toward the holy city of Karbala in Iraq for Arbaeen.
14:23 , 2018 Oct 21
US to Boost Investment in Israel

US to Boost Investment in Israel

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Washington will increase investments in Israeli infrastructure projects, US Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said, praising investment opportunities there.
13:36 , 2018 Oct 21
Zionist Settlers Attack Palestinian Homes near Nablus

Zionist Settlers Attack Palestinian Homes near Nablus

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Five Palestinians were injured as Israeli settlers threw rocks at Palestinian homes in the Burin village, in southern Nablus City of the northern occupied West Bank, on Saturday.
12:30 , 2018 Oct 21
Number of Male Quran Teachers Falling in Algeria

Number of Male Quran Teachers Falling in Algeria

TEHRAN (IQNA) – A recent survey by a number of religious researchers in Algeria shows the number of men teaching the Quran in the Arab country is dwindling.
12:00 , 2018 Oct 21
Australia's Quds Ploy Fails to Avoid By-Election Beating, Risks Muslim Backlash

Australia's Quds Ploy Fails to Avoid By-Election Beating, Risks Muslim Backlash

TEHRAN (IQNA) – In the kosher cafes of Sydney’s east, Australia’s surprise move to mull recognizing Jerusalem (Quds) as Israel’s capital won some support but not enough votes to prevent a huge backlash against the government at a crucial weekend by-election.
11:23 , 2018 Oct 21
Al-Azhar to Host Islam, West Int’l Conference

Al-Azhar to Host Islam, West Int’l Conference

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Egypt’s Al-Azhar Islamic center plans to organize an international seminar on “Islam and the West”.
10:53 , 2018 Oct 21
Kabul Polling Station Bombing Kills At Least 15

Kabul Polling Station Bombing Kills At Least 15

TEHRAN (IQNA) – At least 15 people were killed and 25 wounded in a bombing at a polling station in the Afghan capital Kabul on Saturday, as the country's parliamentary elections got underway.
10:24 , 2018 Oct 21
Lonelier than Christ

Lonelier than Christ

TEHRAN (IQNA) – A street performance named “Lonelier than Christ” is held in Tehran every night on the occasion of Arbaeen.
09:53 , 2018 Oct 21
Iranian Memorizer Lauds High Level of Russia Quran Contest

Iranian Memorizer Lauds High Level of Russia Quran Contest

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Iran’s representative in Russia’s 19th international Quran competition described the level of the contenders as high.
09:25 , 2018 Oct 21
Iraqi Interior Minister in Karbala to Oversee Efforts to Ensure Arbaeen Security

Iraqi Interior Minister in Karbala to Oversee Efforts to Ensure Arbaeen Security

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Iraq’s Interior Minister Qasim al-Araji has traveled to the southern holy city of Karbala to oversee measures taken to ensure security for Arbaeen pilgrims.  
09:11 , 2018 Oct 21
Berlin Hosting European Quran Award

Berlin Hosting European Quran Award

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The third edition of an annual European Quran competition got underway in Berlin, Germany on Friday.
17:25 , 2018 Oct 20
Six Druze Women, Children Freed in Syria’s Sweida

Six Druze Women, Children Freed in Syria’s Sweida

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The Daesh (ISIL or ISIS) terror group has released two women and four children among 27 surviving Druze hostages it seized during a deadly July attack on the minority community’s heartland in southern Syria.
15:35 , 2018 Oct 20
Worshippers Condemn Shia Activist’s Arrest in Pakistan

Worshippers Condemn Shia Activist’s Arrest in Pakistan

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Thousands of Friday prayer worshippers in different cities in Pakistan held rallies to slam the recent arrest of Shia activist and former senator Reza Abedi.
14:48 , 2018 Oct 20
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