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34 Quran Experts Referee Iran Nat’l Quran Contest

TEHRAN (IQNA) – A total of 34 Quran experts have been selected to serve in the panels of judges of Iran’s 41st national Quran competition.

Iran A Global Hub of Quranic Culture

TEHRAN (IQNA) – An Iranian lawmaker highlighted the growing trend of Quranic activities in Iran since the 1979 Islamic Revolution, saying the country has become a hub of Quranic culture in the world.

Iran Slams Saudi Attack on Yemeni Bus Carrying Quran Students

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Iran’s Foreign Ministry Spokesman Bahram Qassemi denounced the Saudi-led coalition for massacring Yemenis, including children, in yet another attack on civilians in the Arabian Peninsula...

British PM Urges Former Foreign Secretary to Apologize for Comment about Muslim Women  

TEHRAN (IQNA) –  British Prime Minister Theresa May has backed calls for Boris Johnson to apologize for saying Muslim women in burkas look like "bank robbers".
Quranic Activities
Egyptian Teacher Translates Quran into Sign Language

Egyptian Teacher Translates Quran into Sign Language

TEHRAN (IQNA) – An Egyptian teacher and entrepreneur has translated the Quran into Arabic sign language to help the hearing-impaired.
11 Aug 2018, 14:49
Political
Intense Fighting in Afghan City of Ghazni as Taliban Presses

Intense Fighting in Afghan City of Ghazni as Taliban Presses

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Taliban insurgents attacked police headquarters and other government buildings in Ghazni in central Afghanistan on Sunday and were threatening to seize control of the city, with the main highway now heavily mined, local lawmakers and residents said.
12 Aug 2018, 17:20
Religious Activities
Leader Attends Dust Cleaning Ritual at Imam Reza (AS) Shrine in Mashhad

Leader Attends Dust Cleaning Ritual at Imam Reza (AS) Shrine in Mashhad

TEHRAN (IQNA) – In a ceremony attended by Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyed Ali Khamenei on Thursday, the holy shrine of Imam Reza (AS), the 8th Shia Imam, was dust cleaned.
09 Aug 2018, 22:51
World
Large Wooden Quran in Indonesia Attracts Visitors from Around World

Large Wooden Quran in Indonesia Attracts Visitors from Around World

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The world has many giant copies of the Quran, and one of the giant wooden copies can be found in Palembang, the capital of Indonesia’s South Sumatra province.
10 Aug 2018, 09:58
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