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Iran Int’l Quran Contest: Final Round Gets Underway

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The final stage of Iran’s 37th International Quran Competition started in a ceremony here in Tehran on Saturday evening.

Pope Listens to Quran Recitation in Prophet Abraham’s Birthplace

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Pope Francis on Saturday listened to a Quran recitation in the ancient Sumerian city of Ur in southern Iraq, believed to be the hometown of Prophet Abraham (AS).

Yemen Urges UN’s Rational Approach to Battle in Ma’rib

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Yemen’s Foreign Ministry called on the UN and other international organizations to take a rational approach to the ongoing battle in Ma’rib Province, which has been the scene of large-scale...

Great Mosque of Algiers, Africa’s Largest Mosque

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Unlike the thriving tourism industry in neighboring Morocco, Algeria's tourism infrastructure has often been criticized for being underdeveloped.
Quranic Activities
Ramadan Quran Contest Planned in Uganda

Ramadan Quran Contest Planned in Uganda

TEHRAN (IQNA) – A Quran competition is planned to be held for school students in Uganda during the holy month of Ramadan.
04 Mar 2021, 14:50
Political
Palestinians Call on ICC to Advance War Crimes Probe

Palestinians Call on ICC to Advance War Crimes Probe

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Palestinians urged the International Criminal Court to push ahead with a newly announced war crimes investigation in Palestinian territories which Israel has rejected.
05 Mar 2021, 09:36
Religious Activities
COIVD-19 Vaccination Necessary for Hajj Pilgrims: Saudi Arabia

COIVD-19 Vaccination Necessary for Hajj Pilgrims: Saudi Arabia

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Saudi Arabia’s government said pilgrims willing to take part in this year’s Hajj must be vaccinated against the coronavirus.
02 Mar 2021, 13:42
World
Pope Listens to Quran Recitation in Prophet Abraham’s Birthplace

Pope Listens to Quran Recitation in Prophet Abraham’s Birthplace

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Pope Francis on Saturday listened to a Quran recitation in the ancient Sumerian city of Ur in southern Iraq, believed to be the hometown of Prophet Abraham (AS).
07 Mar 2021, 11:02
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