Alameda Community Outraged Over Anti-Islamic Hate Flyers

Alameda Community Outraged Over Anti-Islamic Hate Flyers

TEHRAN (IQNA) – A message of hate posted on flyers throughout the city of Alameda, California, had police on high alert and residents of the East Bay community pushing back Monday.
12:25 , 2017 Aug 22
Funeral Held in Mashhad for 8 Holy Defense Martyrs

Funeral Held in Mashhad for 8 Holy Defense Martyrs

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Thousands of people attended a massive procession in the northeastern holy city of Mashhad, to pay homage to 8 martyrs of the Holy Defense era whose bodies were recently recovered some 30 years after the end of the Iran-Iraq war.
12:12 , 2017 Aug 22
Countries with Highest Number of Hajj Pilgrims

Countries with Highest Number of Hajj Pilgrims

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Every year hundreds of thousands of Muslims from around the world travel to the holy city of Mecca to perform Hajj.
12:05 , 2017 Aug 22
Doha Censures Riyadh’s Offer to Transport Hajj Pilgrims to Mecca

Doha Censures Riyadh’s Offer to Transport Hajj Pilgrims to Mecca

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Doha said Saudi Arabia must permit Qatar’s own airlines to transport Hajj pilgrims to Mecca rather than forcing them to rely on the kingdom's national carrier, Saudi Arabia Airlines.
11:43 , 2017 Aug 22
Shia Muslims Mourn Imam Jawad (AS) Martyrdom Anniversary in Kadhimiya

Shia Muslims Mourn Imam Jawad (AS) Martyrdom Anniversary in Kadhimiya

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The town of Kadhimiya in Iraq has been the scene of mourning ceremonies marking the anniversary of the martyrdom of Imam Jawad (AS), the 9th Shia Imam.
11:06 , 2017 Aug 22
Islamic Primary School Targeted by Extremists in Netherlands

Islamic Primary School Targeted by Extremists in Netherlands

TEHRAN (IQNA) – A Muslim children’s school in the Netherlands had its doors chained and locked by an anti-immigrant group on Sunday night, its principal said.
10:52 , 2017 Aug 22
Iran’s Int’l Halal Conference Slated for December

Iran’s Int’l Halal Conference Slated for December

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Iran’s first International conference on Halal food and businesses will be held in the capital Tehran on December 4 to 7.
10:18 , 2017 Aug 22
Muslims Protest against Terrorism after Barcelona Attack

Muslims Protest against Terrorism after Barcelona Attack

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Hundreds of Muslims protested against terrorism on Monday – just four days after the Barcelona attack left 13 people dead and at least 120 injured.
09:58 , 2017 Aug 22
Quranic Course for Seminarians Underway in Najaf

Quranic Course for Seminarians Underway in Najaf

TEHRAN (IQNA) – A Quranic course titled “Seyyed Mortaza” has been organized for seminary students by the Education Section of Imam Ali (AS) Center of Quranic Studies in the holy city of Najaf, Iraq.
09:14 , 2017 Aug 22
Martyr Hojaji Shining Example of Revolutionary Spirit

Martyr Hojaji Shining Example of Revolutionary Spirit

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei described Mohsen Hojaji, who was recently killed by Daesh (ISIL or ISIS) terrorists as a shining example of the revolutionary spirit.
08:44 , 2017 Aug 22
Japan's Yamaguchi University to Offer Halal Food Menu

Japan's Yamaguchi University to Offer Halal Food Menu

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Yamaguchi University in Japan will start offering a halal food menu from Oct. 2, enabling Muslim students to enjoy university cafeteria food with peace of mind.
08:28 , 2017 Aug 22
Desecration of Quran in Malerkotla, India’s Punjab

Desecration of Quran in Malerkotla, India’s Punjab

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Following the recovery of torn pages of Quran from near three different mosques in Malerkotla, India’s Punjab state, security has been beefed up in the city.
12:23 , 2017 Aug 21
Qom Hosting Shia Studies Course for Foreign Researchers

Qom Hosting Shia Studies Course for Foreign Researchers

TEHRAN (IQNA) – A specialized course on Shia Islam began in the University of Religions and Denominations in the Iranian holy city of Qom on Monday.
12:11 , 2017 Aug 21
More Singaporean Agencies to Join World #QuranHour

More Singaporean Agencies to Join World #QuranHour

TEHRAN (IQNA) – At least 10 agencies in Singapore are expected to join the World #QuranHour program on Aug 31, with another two more also contemplating joining in.
11:52 , 2017 Aug 21
World Mosque Day Conference in Tehran

World Mosque Day Conference in Tehran

TEHRAN (IQNA) – A conference marking the World Mosque Day was held in Tehran on Sunday with the participation of prayer leaders from across Iran.
11:36 , 2017 Aug 21
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