Muslim Couple Denied Swiss Citizenship over Handshake Refusal

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The Swiss city of Lausanne blocked a Muslim couple’s bid to become Swiss nationals over their refusal to shake hands with members of the opposite sex.

Prominent Egyptian Qari Passes Away

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Sheikh Mahmoud Ismail Sharif, a renowned Egyptian Quran reciter, died at the age of 75.

Non-Arab Teenage Girls Who Can Recite Quran Flawlessly

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Surrounded by girls almost twice her age, Hanan Saleem, 7, recites the Quran flawlessly.

Saudi Soldiers Killed in Yemeni Retaliatory Attack

TEHRAN (IQNA) – At least three Saudi soldiers were killed when Yemeni army soldiers and allied fighters from Popular Committees launched an attack against a military base in Saudi Arabia’s southwestern...
Quranic Activities
Qaris Training Plan Begins in Tehran

Qaris Training Plan Begins in Tehran

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The 9th edition of a plan for training Quran reciters began in Tehran on Friday.
18 Aug 2018, 10:07
Yemenis Denounce Saudi-Led Aggression

Yemenis Denounce Saudi-Led Aggression

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Yemeni people took to the streets of the capital Sana’a on Friday to condemn an ongoing war led by Saudi Arabia and its allies against their country.
18 Aug 2018, 10:36
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