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Documentary on Arbaeen to Air on Friday

Documentary on Arbaeen to Air on Friday

TEHRAN (IQNA) – With the Arbaeen approaching, Press TV plans to air a documentary featuring the huge gathering of people from around the world in Karbala on the religious occasion.
16:14 , 2018 Oct 22
Rohingya Muslims’ Return to Myanmar Could Start in Early 2019

Rohingya Muslims’ Return to Myanmar Could Start in Early 2019

TEHRAN (IQNA) – After previous setbacks, Asean is coordinating efforts to send home one million Rohingya Muslims who are currently seeking shelter in Bangladesh by early next year.
15:18 , 2018 Oct 22
Arbaeen Quranic Booths Start Activities in Iraq

Arbaeen Quranic Booths Start Activities in Iraq

TEHRAN (IQNA) – With the beginning of the arrival of pilgrims, Arbaeen Quranic booths started their activities in Iraq’s Basra governorate, across the Shalamcheh border crossing in Iran’s southwestern province of Khuzestan.
14:14 , 2018 Oct 22
Israeli Soldiers Kill Palestinian in West Bank

Israeli Soldiers Kill Palestinian in West Bank

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Israeli soldiers shot dead a Palestinian who they claim attempted to attack one of them with a knife in the occupied West Bank.
12:38 , 2018 Oct 22
Karbala Pilgrims at Shalamcheh Border Crossing

Karbala Pilgrims at Shalamcheh Border Crossing

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Hundreds of thousands of Iranians cross the border and enter Iraq every day these days to go to the holy city of Karbala for Arbaeen.
12:08 , 2018 Oct 22
Restoration of 13th Century Mosque Resumes in Cairo

Restoration of 13th Century Mosque Resumes in Cairo

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Egypt has resumed the restoration of Cairo’s monumental 13th century al-Zahir Baybars mosque, a sign that vital cultural work is finally getting back under way after seven years of political turmoil.
11:40 , 2018 Oct 22
Russia Int’l Quran Contest Wraps Up

Russia Int’l Quran Contest Wraps Up

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Winners of Russia’s 19th international Quran competition were awarded at the closing ceremony on Sunday night.
11:15 , 2018 Oct 22
Saudi-Led Coalition Turns Yemen War into Humanitarian Crisis  

Saudi-Led Coalition Turns Yemen War into Humanitarian Crisis  

TEHRAN (IQNA) – In spite of over 18,000 missile attacks on markets, hospitals and community cultural centers by Riyadh and coalition partners UAE, Bahrain, Kuwait, Qatar, Egypt, Jordan, Morocco, Senegal and Sudan, the borders between the two belligerents remain largely unchanged, according to a new Bloomberg report.
10:27 , 2018 Oct 22
Anti-Muslim Rhetoric Widespread in US Midterm Elections

Anti-Muslim Rhetoric Widespread in US Midterm Elections

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The 2018 midterm elections in the US have seen a dramatic rise in anti-Muslim rhetoric, a new report has found, as political campaigns are emboldened by Donald Trump’s ascent to the White House.
09:27 , 2018 Oct 22
New Quran Memorization Centers Planned in Egypt

New Quran Memorization Centers Planned in Egypt

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Egypt’s Ministry of Awqaf (endowments) announced that it plans to open new centers for training Quran memorizers in the near future.
08:52 , 2018 Oct 22
Course on ‘Studies of Islam’ Starts in Zimbabwe

Course on ‘Studies of Islam’ Starts in Zimbabwe

TEHRAN (IQNA) – A course on “Studies of Islam” has started at the Faculty of Religions Studies at Zimbabwe University.
15:47 , 2018 Oct 21
One Iranian Pilgrim Killed, 10 Injured in Eastern Iraq

One Iranian Pilgrim Killed, 10 Injured in Eastern Iraq

TEHRAN (IQNA) – One Iranian pilgrim has been killed and 10 other injured in a road accident in Iraq’s eastern Wasit governorate, an official with the governorate’s health center said.  
14:46 , 2018 Oct 21
Arbaeen Pilgrims Leave Ahvaz for Karbala

Arbaeen Pilgrims Leave Ahvaz for Karbala

TEHRAN (IQNA) – A group of Shia pilgrims from the southwestern Iranian city of Ahvaz earlier this week started their march toward the holy city of Karbala in Iraq for Arbaeen.
14:23 , 2018 Oct 21
US to Boost Investment in Israel

US to Boost Investment in Israel

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Washington will increase investments in Israeli infrastructure projects, US Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said, praising investment opportunities there.
13:36 , 2018 Oct 21
Zionist Settlers Attack Palestinian Homes near Nablus

Zionist Settlers Attack Palestinian Homes near Nablus

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Five Palestinians were injured as Israeli settlers threw rocks at Palestinian homes in the Burin village, in southern Nablus City of the northern occupied West Bank, on Saturday.
12:30 , 2018 Oct 21
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