OIC Launches Awareness Campaign on Rohingya Suffering

OIC Launches Awareness Campaign on Rohingya Suffering

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The Department of Information Affairs of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) has launched an awareness campaign on social media to highlight the issue of the Rohingya Muslim minority persecuted in Myanmar.
12:28 , 2017 Oct 17
70-Year-Old Prayer Leader Arrested in Turkey

70-Year-Old Prayer Leader Arrested in Turkey

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Security forces in Turkey’s southern city of Adana arrested a 70-year-old prayer leader on terrorism charges.
12:12 , 2017 Oct 17
Dine with Muslim Neighbors in Waite Park, Minnesota

Dine with Muslim Neighbors in Waite Park, Minnesota

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Local author and speaker Hudda Ibrahim is partnering with the city of Waite Park to provide a larger venue to promote understanding among Muslims and non-Muslims in Central Minnesota.
11:46 , 2017 Oct 17
Mourning Ceremony in Mashhad Marks Imam Sajjad (AS) Martyrdom

Mourning Ceremony in Mashhad Marks Imam Sajjad (AS) Martyrdom

TEHRAN (IQNA) – A ceremony was held Monday at the holy mausoleum of Imam Reza (AS) in Mashhad, northeast Iran, to mourn the martyrdom anniversary of Imam Sajjad (AS).
11:34 , 2017 Oct 17
Maine University Adds Prayer Room Facility for Muslim Students

Maine University Adds Prayer Room Facility for Muslim Students

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The University of Southern Maine is adding a new prayer room to better accommodate Muslim students and students of other faiths.
11:01 , 2017 Oct 17
Thaqalayn Quran Contest Held in Iraq

Thaqalayn Quran Contest Held in Iraq

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Quran memorizers and reciters from 14 governorates of Iraq took part in a Quran competition named Thaqalayn.
10:49 , 2017 Oct 17
London Tube and Buses Chosen to Highlight Anti-Muslim Hate Crime

London Tube and Buses Chosen to Highlight Anti-Muslim Hate Crime

TEHRAN (IQNA) – A campaign against anti-Muslim hate crime was launched across London buses and tubes on Monday.
10:28 , 2017 Oct 17
A Physician Who Is among Egypt’s Top Quran Reciters

A Physician Who Is among Egypt’s Top Quran Reciters

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Ahmed Ahmed Noiana is one of Egypt’s most prominent Quran reciters.
09:48 , 2017 Oct 17
Bahrain Bars Rights Activist from Travelling Abroad

Bahrain Bars Rights Activist from Travelling Abroad

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Bahraini authorities prevented a human rights activist from traveling abroad in the latest restriction imposed by the ruling Al Khalifa regime on pro-democracy campaigners and political dissidents in the tiny Persian Gulf kingdom.
09:03 , 2017 Oct 17
Free Copies of Quran to Be Handed Out in Sudan Int’l Book Fair

Free Copies of Quran to Be Handed Out in Sudan Int’l Book Fair

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Some 5000 free copies of the Holy Quran will be distributed in the 13th edition of the Khartoum International Book Fair in Sudan.
08:38 , 2017 Oct 17
Australian MP to Boycott US Trips in Response to Trump’s Muslim Travel Ban

Australian MP to Boycott US Trips in Response to Trump’s Muslim Travel Ban

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Australian Labor MP Ed Husic has told of his personal disappointment about Donald Trump’s travel ban which affects people from several predominantly Muslim countries.
12:19 , 2017 Oct 16
Australian Muslim Inmates Allege Humiliation, Abuse by Prison Staff

Australian Muslim Inmates Allege Humiliation, Abuse by Prison Staff

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Allegations of abuse, humiliation and deprivation by prison staff have been made by Muslim inmates at a correction center in Brisbane.
11:53 , 2017 Oct 16
Egypt’s Port Said to Host Int’l Quran Competition

Egypt’s Port Said to Host Int’l Quran Competition

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The first edition of an international competition on Quran memorization and Ibtihal will kick off on March 16, 2018, in Port Said, Egypt.
11:39 , 2017 Oct 16
Ukraine to Host Conference on Religious Values, Peace

Ukraine to Host Conference on Religious Values, Peace

TEHRAN (IQNA) – An international conference titled “Role of Religious Values in Strengthening Social Stability, Promotion of Culture of Peace and Rejection of Hate” is planned to be held in Ukraine.
11:20 , 2017 Oct 16
Brazilian Singers’ Insulting Move Angers Muslims

Brazilian Singers’ Insulting Move Angers Muslims

TEHRAN (IQNA) – People in different Arab and Muslim countries have condemned two Brazilian singers for using verses from the Holy Quran in one of their songs.
10:54 , 2017 Oct 16
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