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UN Chief Raps Saudi Air Raid on Wedding in Yemen

UN Chief Raps Saudi Air Raid on Wedding in Yemen

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The UN Secretary General strongly decried Saudi Arabia's deadly airstrike on a wedding ceremony in Yemen's Hajjah province.
09:42 , 2018 Apr 24
3rd Day of Int’l Quran Contest for Seminary Students

3rd Day of Int’l Quran Contest for Seminary Students

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Seminary student Quran reciters and memorizers from 47 countries are competing in the seminary students’ section of Iran’s 35th International Quran Competition.
09:21 , 2018 Apr 24
Finalists of Iran Quran Contest’s Women’s Section Announced

Finalists of Iran Quran Contest’s Women’s Section Announced

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The top contenders in the women’s section of Iran’s 35th International Quran Competition made it to the final round on Monday.
08:57 , 2018 Apr 24
Rare Palimpsest of Quran Up for Auction at Christie’s in London

Rare Palimpsest of Quran Up for Auction at Christie’s in London

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Christie’s in London is set to auction off an exceedingly rare palimpsest of a Quran during its Art of the Islamic and Indian Worlds including Oriental Rugs and Carpets event on April 26.
08:42 , 2018 Apr 24
Paris Attacks Suspect Jailed for 20 Years  

Paris Attacks Suspect Jailed for 20 Years  

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Salah Abdeslam, the only survivor of the cell alleged to have carried out the November 2015 Paris terror attacks, has been jailed for 20 years over a shootout with Belgian police days before he was arrested.
17:24 , 2018 Apr 23
Iran Int’l Quran Contest: Memorization Finalists Announced

Iran Int’l Quran Contest: Memorization Finalists Announced

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The panel of judges of Iran’s 35th International Quran Competition announced the names of the contenders who made it to the final round in the category of memorization of the entire Quran.
16:08 , 2018 Apr 23
3rd Day of Int’l Quran Contest in Tehran  

 

3rd Day of Int’l Quran Contest in Tehran    

TEHRAN (IQNA) –  The 35th International Quran Competition is underway in the Iranian capital of Tehran with the participation of representatives of 84 countries.
15:43 , 2018 Apr 23
‘Quran Teaching Methods’ Workshop Planned in Senegal

‘Quran Teaching Methods’ Workshop Planned in Senegal

TEHRAN (IQNA) – An educational workshop on how to improve the methods of teaching Quran reading and memorization as well as the direction of Quranic schools in Senegal will be held from April 23 to 25 in Dakar, the capital.
15:23 , 2018 Apr 23
New US National Security Adviser Chaired Anti-Muslim Think Tank

New US National Security Adviser Chaired Anti-Muslim Think Tank

TEHRAN (IQNA) – John Bolton, US President Donald Trump’s new national security adviser, chaired a nonprofit that has promoted misleading and false anti-Muslim news, some of which was amplified by a Russian troll factory, an NBC News review found.
14:54 , 2018 Apr 23
Final Stage of ‘The World Qari’ Int’l Quran Contest Gets Underway in Bahrain

Final Stage of ‘The World Qari’ Int’l Quran Contest Gets Underway in Bahrain

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The final stage of the 3rd international Quran recitation contest titled “The World Qari” started on April 23 in Manama, capital of Bahrain.
14:22 , 2018 Apr 23
Taiwan Eyes More Tourists from Muslim Countries

Taiwan Eyes More Tourists from Muslim Countries

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Taiwan has dedicated itself to becoming a Muslim-friendly travel destination in recent years, with more than 150 restaurants, hotels, and other business operations having obtained Halal certification in the country.
13:47 , 2018 Apr 23
Azerbaijan’s Smallest Copy of Quran in Ganja Museum

Azerbaijan’s Smallest Copy of Quran in Ganja Museum

TEHRAN (IQNA) – A very small copy of the Quran believed to be the smallest in the Republic of Azerbaijan, is kept in the Ganja Branch of Museum of Miniature Books.
13:20 , 2018 Apr 23
Norwegian Quran Memorizer Says Interested in Egyptian Qari’s Recitation

Norwegian Quran Memorizer Says Interested in Egyptian Qari’s Recitation

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Asma Fadi Adra who is representing Norway in the women’s section of Iran’s International Quran Competition said she likes the Quran recitation style of Egyptian Qari Sheikh Mahmoud Khalil al-Husari.
12:04 , 2018 Apr 23
Indonesian Reciter at Iran Int’l Quran Contest

Indonesian Reciter at Iran Int’l Quran Contest

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Mustafa Tuveh Yekrumo is a Qari from Indonesia who is representing the Southeast Asian country in Iran’s 35th International Quran Competition.  
10:41 , 2018 Apr 23
Suicide Bombers Kill four in Northeast Nigeria Mosque  

Suicide Bombers Kill four in Northeast Nigeria Mosque  

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Two suicide bombers killed four Muslim worshippers in a mosque in a northeast Nigerian town still being rebuilt after virtual destruction by Boko Haram in 2014.
09:52 , 2018 Apr 23
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