IQNA

Tajweed Conference Planned in Russia

TEHRAN (IQNA) –  The second edition of a national conference on the science of Tajweed in Russia is planned to be held in the southwestern city of Saratov on October 28.

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...

Ottawa Ready to Halt Arms Exports to Riyadh

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said Ottawa is ready to halt a billion arms deal with Riyadh if it concludes the weapons have been misused.

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.
Quranic Activities
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.
22 Oct 2018, 11:15
Political
Millions of Yemenis in Need of Urgent Food Aid: UN

Millions of Yemenis in Need of Urgent Food Aid: UN

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The United Nations humanitarian chief said the war on Yemen has left as many as 8.4 million people in the Arab world’s already poorest nation in need of urgent food aid.
23 Oct 2018, 15:34
Religious Activities
Winners of Int’l Arbaeen Award Announced

Winners of Int’l Arbaeen Award Announced

TEHRAN (IQNA) – In a ceremony held in Tehran on Tuesday, winners of the 4th International Arbaeen Award were announced and awarded.
23 Oct 2018, 16:10
World
France's Ban on Islamic Veil Violates Human Rights: UN Rights Panel

France's Ban on Islamic Veil Violates Human Rights: UN Rights Panel

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The UN Human Rights Committee said on Tuesday that France’s ban on the niqab, the full-body Islamic veil, was a violation of human rights.
23 Oct 2018, 13:21
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