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Nat’l Quran Competition Preliminaries Kick Off in Brunei

Nat’l Quran Competition Preliminaries Kick Off in Brunei

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The first preliminary rounds for the 1439H/2018 national Quran memorization and understanding competition in Brunei were held Monday at the Center of Quran Studies and Dissemination (MABIMS) in Jalan Ong Sum Ping.
08:41 , 2018 Jan 24
Muslims Call for Ouster of Islamophobic Maine Official

Muslims Call for Ouster of Islamophobic Maine Official

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR), the United States’ largest Muslim civil rights and advocacy organization, called for the removal of a public official in Maine who wants separation of the races and calls Islam “barbarism.”
12:31 , 2018 Jan 23
Nat’l Association of Qaris to Be Formed in Iraq

Nat’l Association of Qaris to Be Formed in Iraq

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The Dar-ol-Quran of the Astan (custodianship) of Imam Hussein (AS) holy shrine announced a plan for formation of a national association of Quran reciters in Iraq.
12:04 , 2018 Jan 23
EU Foreign Policy Chief Backs East Quds as Palestinian Capital

EU Foreign Policy Chief Backs East Quds as Palestinian Capital

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The European Union has assured President Mahmoud Abbas that the 28-nation bloc supports Palestinians’ bid to have East Jerusalem al-Quds as capital of their future state.
11:29 , 2018 Jan 23
Registration for Students Int’l Quran Competition Begins in Sharjah

Registration for Students Int’l Quran Competition Begins in Sharjah

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Registration for the 4th edition of the “Quran and Nabawi Sunnah” international competition for university students in the United Arab Emirates began on January 21.
10:56 , 2018 Jan 23
Quranic Lifestyle Workshop Held in Pakistan

Quranic Lifestyle Workshop Held in Pakistan

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The second edition of a workshop on “family and Quranic Islamic lifestyle” was organized in Karachi, Pakistan in cooperation with the Iranian Culture House in the city.
10:22 , 2018 Jan 23
Cairo to Host Gathering of Muslim World Quran Radios Officials  

Cairo to Host Gathering of Muslim World Quran Radios Officials  

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The fourth meeting of officials of Quran radio stations in the Islamic world will be held in Cairo, Egypt, on January 28-30.
09:56 , 2018 Jan 23
Finsbury Park Mosque Attacker Brainwashed by Anti-Muslim Drama

Finsbury Park Mosque Attacker Brainwashed by Anti-Muslim Drama

TEHRAN (IQNA) – A man accused of driving a van into a crowd of worshippers near a mosque in London had been "brainwashed" by a TV drama about a grooming gang and far-right propaganda in the lead up to the attack, a court has heard.
09:36 , 2018 Jan 23
Tajweed Courses for Women Underway in Qatar

Tajweed Courses for Women Underway in Qatar

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Qatar’s Ministry of Awqaf and Islamic Affairs has organized educational courses on principles of Tajweed recitation of the Quran for women.
09:23 , 2018 Jan 23
Yemen's Children Face 'Worst Diphtheria Outbreak'

Yemen's Children Face 'Worst Diphtheria Outbreak'

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Deaths caused by diphtheria, a serious bacterial infection, are "likely to rise" in Yemen if a blockade imposed by a Saudi-led military coalition is not lifted, a major international charity has warned.
12:35 , 2018 Jan 22
UK Muslim Body to Launch New Counter-Terror Initiative

UK Muslim Body to Launch New Counter-Terror Initiative

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Britain’s Muslims will start a new counter-terrorism initiative under the country’s biggest Muslim umbrella organization, according to a conference in North London on Saturday.
12:17 , 2018 Jan 22
Anti-Islam Sentiment Growing in Australia

Anti-Islam Sentiment Growing in Australia

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Muslims are just the latest group to be demonized in Australian society, in a practice that dates back to the earliest days of European settlement according to the head of Australia's peak Muslim body.
12:03 , 2018 Jan 22
Quran Teaching Center for Women Opens in Kuwait

Quran Teaching Center for Women Opens in Kuwait

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Kuwait’s Ministry of Awqaf and Religious Affairs launched a Quran memorization center called “Imam Shatibi” for women.
11:49 , 2018 Jan 22
PA to Urge EU to Recognize of Palestinian State

PA to Urge EU to Recognize of Palestinian State

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas will call on the EU to officially recognize the state of Palestine during a Monday meeting with the bloc.
11:37 , 2018 Jan 22
Quranic Community to Renew Allegiance with Imam Khomeini (RA) Ideals

Quranic Community to Renew Allegiance with Imam Khomeini (RA) Ideals

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Members of Iran’s Quranic community will pay a visit to the mausoleum of Imam Khomeini (RA) on the occasion of the Ten-Day Fajr (Dawn) celebrations.
11:01 , 2018 Jan 22
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