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Bahraini Shia Cleric Acquitted of Qatar Espionage Charges

Bahraini Shia Cleric Acquitted of Qatar Espionage Charges

TEHRAN (IQNA) – A Bahraini court acquitted prominent Shia cleric and opposition leader Sheikh Ali Salman of all the charges against him with regard to alleged espionage for Qatar.
18:00 , 2018 Jun 21
Winners of Quran Competition in Aden Announced

Winners of Quran Competition in Aden Announced

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The top participants in the “Great Quran Competition” in Aden, a port city in Yemen, were announced on June 20.
17:26 , 2018 Jun 21
Forum in Japan to Discuss ‘Islam, Christianity, Buddhism Dialogue’

Forum in Japan to Discuss ‘Islam, Christianity, Buddhism Dialogue’

TEHRAN (IQNA) – A forum is planned to be held in Kyoto, Japan, on June 21, on the 40th anniversary of the 1979 Iranian Islamic Revolution’s victory.
17:13 , 2018 Jun 20
Aggression on Yemen Example of World Bullies’ Evil Nature

Aggression on Yemen Example of World Bullies’ Evil Nature

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyed Ali Khamenei deplored the Saudi-led military offensive to seize Yemen’s lifeline port, saying the US-backed assault is yet another indicator of the evil nature of bullying powers.
16:23 , 2018 Jun 20
Officials Struggle to Protect Rohingya Muslim Refugees ahead of Peak Monsoon

Officials Struggle to Protect Rohingya Muslim Refugees ahead of Peak Monsoon

TEHRAN (IQNA) – International aid agencies and Bangladesh authorities are struggling to protect hundreds of thousands of Rohingya Muslim refugees against deadly monsoon landslides and floods ahead of the peak rainy season expected in July. 
15:37 , 2018 Jun 20
3 New Recitations by Eminent Egyptian Qari

3 New Recitations by Eminent Egyptian Qari

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Three new recitations by prominent Egyptian Qari Mahmoud Shahat Anwar have been released recently.
14:36 , 2018 Jun 20
Canada Mosque Shooter Could Serve Life in Prison

Canada Mosque Shooter Could Serve Life in Prison

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Alexandre Bissonnette, who murdered six people at a Quebec City mosque last year, should spend the rest of his life in prison, the prosecution said Tuesday.
13:24 , 2018 Jun 20
Iranian, Italian Thinkers Urge Realistic Analyses of Root Causes of Extremism  

Iranian, Italian Thinkers Urge Realistic Analyses of Root Causes of Extremism  

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The third Cultural Dialogue between Iran and Italy was held in Rome on Tuesday.
12:34 , 2018 Jun 20
What a World Cup Star Can Teach World about Being Muslim

What a World Cup Star Can Teach World about Being Muslim

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Every year, North-American Muslim communities approach the end of Ramadan with anticipation. And uncertainty. While some fix the date of Eid-ul-Fitr (the end of Ramadan) using astronomical calculations, others wait patiently to observe the slender crescent on the 29th night of Ramadan.
11:24 , 2018 Jun 20
Quranic Program in Kuwait Aims to Promote Islamic Culture

Quranic Program in Kuwait Aims to Promote Islamic Culture

TEHRAN (IQNA) – A Kuwaiti institute is holding a Quranic program in mosques in the Arab country with the aim of promoting the Islamic culture among families.
10:39 , 2018 Jun 20
Saudi-Led Coalition Fails to Capture Hudaydah Airport  

Saudi-Led Coalition Fails to Capture Hudaydah Airport  

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The international airport of Yemen’s western city of Hudaydah still firmly resists occupation by a Saudi-led military coalition despite scores of airstrikes pouring on the compound, a lifeline to millions of Yemenis, thanks to the impoverished country’s army, supported by allied fighters from the Popular Committees and those of the Houthi Ansarullah movement.
09:52 , 2018 Jun 20
Nearly 1 Million Iranian School Students Are Quran Memorizers, Official Says

Nearly 1 Million Iranian School Students Are Quran Memorizers, Official Says

TEHRAN (IQNA) – An Iranian Education Ministry official said close to one million school students in the country are memorizers of the Quran.
09:17 , 2018 Jun 20
Bahraini Rights Activists Urge Pressure on Manama to Release Opposition Figure  

Bahraini Rights Activists Urge Pressure on Manama to Release Opposition Figure  

TEHRAN (IQNA) – A number of Bahraini human rights organizations called for international pressure on the ruling Al Khalifa regime to release senior opposition Shia cleric Sheikh Ali Salman.
08:49 , 2018 Jun 20
Community Leaders in Canadian Town Denounce Arson at Mosque

Community Leaders in Canadian Town Denounce Arson at Mosque

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Community leaders in Edson, Canada’s Alberta province, denounced the recent arson attack on the town's mosque and offered their support on Monday to members of the Islamic Society of Edson.
08:26 , 2018 Jun 20
Quran Teachers Training Course Held in India

Quran Teachers Training Course Held in India

TEHRAN (IQNA) – An educational course for Quran teachers in India was organized by the Iranian Cultural Center in New Delhi, the South Asian country’s capital.
15:21 , 2018 Jun 19
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