Bahrain Bars Rights Activist from Travelling Abroad

Bahrain Bars Rights Activist from Travelling Abroad

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Bahraini authorities prevented a human rights activist from traveling abroad in the latest restriction imposed by the ruling Al Khalifa regime on pro-democracy campaigners and political dissidents in the tiny Persian Gulf kingdom.
09:03 , 2017 Oct 17
Free Copies of Quran to Be Handed Out in Sudan Int’l Book Fair

Free Copies of Quran to Be Handed Out in Sudan Int’l Book Fair

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Some 5000 free copies of the Holy Quran will be distributed in the 13th edition of the Khartoum International Book Fair in Sudan.
08:38 , 2017 Oct 17
Australian MP to Boycott US Trips in Response to Trump’s Muslim Travel Ban

Australian MP to Boycott US Trips in Response to Trump’s Muslim Travel Ban

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Australian Labor MP Ed Husic has told of his personal disappointment about Donald Trump’s travel ban which affects people from several predominantly Muslim countries.
12:19 , 2017 Oct 16
Australian Muslim Inmates Allege Humiliation, Abuse by Prison Staff

Australian Muslim Inmates Allege Humiliation, Abuse by Prison Staff

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Allegations of abuse, humiliation and deprivation by prison staff have been made by Muslim inmates at a correction center in Brisbane.
11:53 , 2017 Oct 16
Egypt’s Port Said to Host Int’l Quran Competition

Egypt’s Port Said to Host Int’l Quran Competition

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The first edition of an international competition on Quran memorization and Ibtihal will kick off on March 16, 2018, in Port Said, Egypt.
11:39 , 2017 Oct 16
Ukraine to Host Conference on Religious Values, Peace

Ukraine to Host Conference on Religious Values, Peace

TEHRAN (IQNA) – An international conference titled “Role of Religious Values in Strengthening Social Stability, Promotion of Culture of Peace and Rejection of Hate” is planned to be held in Ukraine.
11:20 , 2017 Oct 16
Brazilian Singers’ Insulting Move Angers Muslims

Brazilian Singers’ Insulting Move Angers Muslims

TEHRAN (IQNA) – People in different Arab and Muslim countries have condemned two Brazilian singers for using verses from the Holy Quran in one of their songs.
10:54 , 2017 Oct 16
Canadian Youth Warned about Daesh

Canadian Youth Warned about Daesh

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The tall, slim teenager asks a question that's on the minds of many of the young people gathered around the cloth-covered tables in a small meeting room at a mosque in northeast Calgary.
10:27 , 2017 Oct 16
Future of Yemeni Schoolchildren at Stake

Future of Yemeni Schoolchildren at Stake

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The United Nations International Children's Emergency Fund (UNICEF) warned that the future of up to 4.5 million schoolchildren in the war-torn Yemen is uncertain as thousands of teachers refuse to attend classes for not receiving their salaries during the past year.
10:00 , 2017 Oct 16
Photo Exhibition in Tehran Features Arbaeen March

Photo Exhibition in Tehran Features Arbaeen March

TEHRAN (IQNA) – A photo exhibition has been mounted in the Iranian capital with 300 photos featuring the annual Arbaeen march.
09:35 , 2017 Oct 16
Plight of Myanmar Muslims Proof of West’s Double-Standards

Plight of Myanmar Muslims Proof of West’s Double-Standards

TEHRAN (IQNA) – An Iranian official described the current conditions of Rohingya Muslims in Myanmar as evidence of the West’s double standards when it comes to protecting human rights.
09:05 , 2017 Oct 16
Zionist Settlers Attempt to Burn Mosque

Zionist Settlers Attempt to Burn Mosque

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Zionist settlers tried at dawn on Sunday to set fire to a mosque in the village of Eltona near al-Khalil (Hebron), occupied West Bank.
08:46 , 2017 Oct 16
Charity Institute to Distribute 4000 Quran Copies in Braille

Charity Institute to Distribute 4000 Quran Copies in Braille

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Qatar Charity plans to distribute 4000 packages containing Quran copies in Braille among the visually impaired in Tunisia, Turkey, Britain and Morocco.
08:27 , 2017 Oct 16
Great Need for a Mosque in Athens

Great Need for a Mosque in Athens

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Decrying how Muslims in Athens have no choice but to pray in unsanitary conditions in basements, a top Muslim cleric from Greece said there is a great need for a mosque in the Greek capital.
12:34 , 2017 Oct 15
CDU Members Reject German Official's Proposal for Muslim Holidays

CDU Members Reject German Official's Proposal for Muslim Holidays

TEHRAN (IQNA) – A senior member of Chancellor Angela Merkel's party was rebuked by his own political allies for suggesting that Germany might introduce public holidays to celebrate the Islamic religion.
11:44 , 2017 Oct 15
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