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Most Swedish People Disapprove of Desecration of Muslim Sanctities: Lebanese Cleric

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Stressing that burning the Quran in public is a hate crime in Sweden, a member of Lebanon’s Supreme Islamic Shia Council said most people in the European country do not approve of desecration...

Copies of Quran Found Desecrated in Sweden

TEHRAN (IQNA) – As condemnation of Quran burnings in several European countries continue worldwide, three copies of Islam’s Holy Book were found desecrated in different locations in Sweden, according to...

Lebanese Scholars Call for Muslims’ Vigilance in Face of Arrogant Powers’ Plots

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The Assembly of Lebanese Muslim Scholars in a meeting on Wednesday condemned the acts of desecration of Islamic sanctities, calling on the Muslim Ummah to remain vigilant in the face of...

Flag-Raising Ceremony Held in Iraq’s Najaf Ahead of Imam Ali Birth Anniversary

TEHRAN (IQNA) – A flag-raising ceremony was held in the holy city of Najaf, Iraq, ahead of the auspicious occasion of Imam Ali’s (AS) birth anniversary.
Quranic Activities
Registration for Al-Kawthar TV Int'l Quran Contest to Open Saturday

Registration for Al-Kawthar TV Int'l Quran Contest to Open Saturday

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Registration for the 16th edition of Al-Kawthar TV Channel’s international Quran competition will start on Saturday, February 4.
31 Jan 2023, 13:25
Political
OIC Sec-Gen Warns of ‘Alarming’ Level of Islamophobia

OIC Sec-Gen Warns of ‘Alarming’ Level of Islamophobia

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The Secretary General of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation has warned of the alarming level of Islamophobia in the wake of recent desecrations of the Holy Quran in Europe.
01 Feb 2023, 11:56
Religious Activities
Ramadan 2023: Egypt Lifts Restrictions on Itikaf, Taraweeh Prayers

Ramadan 2023: Egypt Lifts Restrictions on Itikaf, Taraweeh Prayers

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Egypt will allow Itikaf (seclusion) inside mosques and taraweeh prayers without time constraints, lifting restrictions that was implemented during coronavirus pandemic in the past two years.   
01 Feb 2023, 13:56
World
Peshawar Police Make Major Arrest after Mosque Bombing

Peshawar Police Make Major Arrest after Mosque Bombing

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Major arrests have been made following a mosque bombing in Peshawar, Pakistan, that killed over 100 people on Monday, police said.
01 Feb 2023, 14:42
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