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Morgan Freeman on Imam Hussein (AS) Martyrdom  

Morgan Freeman on Imam Hussein (AS) Martyrdom  

TEHRAN (IQNA) – In part of “The Story of God with Morgan Freeman”, a television documentary series that premiered on the National Geographic Channel in April 2016, Freeman talks about mourning the martyrdom of Imam Hussein (AS).
16:12 , 2018 Sep 18
Book for Kids on Imam Hussein’s (AS) Life, Virtues Published in Austria

Book for Kids on Imam Hussein’s (AS) Life, Virtues Published in Austria

TEHRAN (IQNA) – A book introducing Imam Hussein (AS) to children was published in the Dutch language in Austria on the occasion of the lunar Hijri month of Muharram.
15:30 , 2018 Sep 18
Israeli Pilots Push Russian Aircraft into Line of Fire: Moscow

Israeli Pilots Push Russian Aircraft into Line of Fire: Moscow

TEHRAN (IQNA) – A Russian reconnaissance aircraft was brought down by a Syrian missile over the Mediterranean, killing all 15 people on board, the Russian defense ministry said Tuesday.
14:36 , 2018 Sep 18
Israel Kills Two Palestinians in Gaza Strip

Israel Kills Two Palestinians in Gaza Strip

TEHRAN (IQNA) – At least two Palestinians lost their lives in a fresh Israeli airstrike on the Gaza Strip amid renewed tensions in the blockaded coastal sliver.
13:05 , 2018 Sep 18
Muharram Mourning Processions in Canada

Muharram Mourning Processions in Canada

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Mourning processions on the occasion of Imam Hussein (AS) martyrdom anniversary were held in the Canadian cities of Vancouver and Toronto.
12:34 , 2018 Sep 18
Florida Man Suspected of Planning Mosque Shooting Gets 5 Years in Jail

Florida Man Suspected of Planning Mosque Shooting Gets 5 Years in Jail

TEHRAN (IQNA) – A 70-year-old man suspected of planning to carry out a mass shooting at a Jacksonville mosque in the US state of Florida was sentenced Monday to prison for an unrelated charge.
12:18 , 2018 Sep 18
Taziyeh Performances in Ahvaz

Taziyeh Performances in Ahvaz

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Taziyeh performances are held in Ahvaz, southwestern Iranian province of Khuzestan, during the first ten days of the lunar Hijri month of Muharram.
11:33 , 2018 Sep 18
Security Measures Planned at Imam Hussein (AS) Mosque in Cairo ahead of Ashura

Security Measures Planned at Imam Hussein (AS) Mosque in Cairo ahead of Ashura

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Special security measures will be taken around the Imam Hussein (AS) Mosque in Cairo on the eve of Ashura as the Arab country’s Shia Muslims prepare to hold mourning ceremonies there.
11:01 , 2018 Sep 18
Tory MP Deletes Misleading Tweet about Muslims  

Tory MP Deletes Misleading Tweet about Muslims  

TEHRAN (IQNA) –  Britain’s Tory MP Nadine Dorries has been accused of “callousness” after posting a link online to a 10-year-old story about Muslims claiming benefits for multiple wives.
10:14 , 2018 Sep 18
Quran Recitation Sessions in The Hague during Muharram Mourning Ceremonies

Quran Recitation Sessions in The Hague during Muharram Mourning Ceremonies

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Like previous years, the al-Kawthar Cultural Institute in The Hague, the Netherlands, is holding Quran recitation sessions during mourning ceremonies for the martyrdom anniversary of Imam Hussein (AS).
09:15 , 2018 Sep 18
Man Held for Desecrating Quran in Pakistan

Man Held for Desecrating Quran in Pakistan

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The city police in Peshawar, Pakistan, arrested a person on charge of desecrating the Holy Quran and a mosque in the limits of Khazana police station on Monday.
08:53 , 2018 Sep 18
Nationwide Quran Contest Held in Turkey

Nationwide Quran Contest Held in Turkey

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The final stage of a nationwide Quran competition in Turkey was held in the city of Kahramanmaras on Sunday.
15:35 , 2018 Sep 17
Official Condemns US Decision to Revoke Visa of PLO Envoy

Official Condemns US Decision to Revoke Visa of PLO Envoy

TEHRAN (IQNA) –  Palestinian Liberation Organization (PLO) Executive Committee Member, Hanan Ashrawi, condemned the US administration's decision to revoke the visas of the family of Head of the PLO General Delegation to the US labeling it as "vindictive and cruel."
14:43 , 2018 Sep 17
Construction of ‘Ram Temple’ to Begin before 2019 Elections: India’s BJP MP

Construction of ‘Ram Temple’ to Begin before 2019 Elections: India’s BJP MP

TEHRAN (IQNA) –  Former Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MP and Ram Janambhoomi Nyas president Ram Vilas Vedanti on Sunday claimed that the construction of Ram temple will begin before the 2019 general elections in India.
14:04 , 2018 Sep 17
Gathering of Husseini Toddlers in Tehran

Gathering of Husseini Toddlers in Tehran

TEHRAN (IQNA) – A gathering of toddlers was held Friday at the Imam Khomeini (RA) Grand Mosalla (prayer hall) in Tehran to mark the martyrdom of Imam Hussein’s (AS) six-month-old son, Hazrat Ali Asghar, in the 680 A.D. battle of Karbala.
13:09 , 2018 Sep 17
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