Mourning Ceremonies on Hazrat Zahra (SA) Martyrdom Anniversary Begin in Tehran

Mourning Ceremonies on Hazrat Zahra (SA) Martyrdom Anniversary Begin in Tehran

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Like previous years, mourning ceremonies on the occasion of Hazrat Zahra’s (SA) martyrdom anniversary are held for several days this year in the presence of Supreme Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyed Ali Khamenei.
08:47 , 2017 Feb 28
Malawi Muslims Hail Yao Translation of Quran

Malawi Muslims Hail Yao Translation of Quran

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Muslims in the African country of Malawi have hailed the translation of the Holy Quran into Yao language.
08:30 , 2017 Feb 28
Islamic Society in Alabama Hosts Open House

Islamic Society in Alabama Hosts Open House

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The Birmingham Islamic Society in the US state of Alabama hosted an open house at the Red Crescent Islamic Center in Hoover.
12:13 , 2017 Feb 27
Tehran’s Mosalla to Host 25th International Quran Exhibition

Tehran’s Mosalla to Host 25th International Quran Exhibition

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The Imam Khomeini (RA) grand Mosalla (prayer hall) will play host to the 25th Tehran International Holy Quran Exhibition.
10:53 , 2017 Feb 27
Mahershala Ali Becomes First Muslim Actor to Win an Oscar

Mahershala Ali Becomes First Muslim Actor to Win an Oscar

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Mahershala Ali won the Academy Award for best supporting actor for his portrayal of a drug dealer in Moonlight on Sunday, becoming the first Muslim to be awarded a golden statuette for acting.
10:15 , 2017 Feb 27
Dar-ol-Quran Center Launched in Danish Capital

Dar-ol-Quran Center Launched in Danish Capital

TEHRAN (IQNA) – A Dar-ol-Quran center was inaugurated at Imam Ali (AS) Mosque in Copenhagen, Denmark on February 24.
10:02 , 2017 Feb 27
Zionist Regime Seeking to Destroy Al-Aqsa Mosque

Zionist Regime Seeking to Destroy Al-Aqsa Mosque

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Palestine’s Minster of Religious Affairs Sheikh Yousif Ideis warned that the Zionist regime of Israel is attempting to destroy the al-Aqsa Mosque in East Jerusalem al-Quds.
09:20 , 2017 Feb 27
Minnesota City to Hold Cross Cultural Luncheon to Know Women’s Role in Islam

Minnesota City to Hold Cross Cultural Luncheon to Know Women’s Role in Islam

TEHRAN (IQNA) – A cross cultural luncheon set for Tuesday at the Community Center in St. Peter, US state of Minnesota, aims to build understanding between residents and their Muslim-American neighbors.
08:38 , 2017 Feb 27
Muscat Mosque Hosting Quran Competition for Youth

Muscat Mosque Hosting Quran Competition for Youth

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The 28th edition of a Quran and Hadith competition for the youth of the member states of the Persian Gulf Cooperation Council began on February 26 in Muscat, Oman.
08:16 , 2017 Feb 27
Imam Ali’s (AS) Sayings in Nahjul Balaqa Published in Wolof Language

Imam Ali’s (AS) Sayings in Nahjul Balaqa Published in Wolof Language

TEHRAN (IQNA) – A Wolof translation of the short sayings of Imam Ali (AS) in Nahjul Balaqa was published by the Iranian Cultural Center in Senegal.
08:03 , 2017 Feb 27
Israeli Forces Suppress March on 23rd Anniversary of the Ibrahimi Mosque Massacre

Israeli Forces Suppress March on 23rd Anniversary of the Ibrahimi Mosque Massacre

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Israeli forces on Friday suppressed a crowded march in the Old City of the southern occupied West Bank district of Hebron, as local Palestinian residents and international activists demanded the reopening of closed streets and the removal of the illegal Israeli settlers from the city.
21:42 , 2017 Feb 26
Thirty Countries Expected to Attend Int’l Quran Contest for Seminary Students

Thirty Countries Expected to Attend Int’l Quran Contest for Seminary Students

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The first edition of an international Quran competition for Islamic seminary students will be held in the Iranian holy city of Qom in May, an official said.
12:28 , 2017 Feb 25
Non-Muslim Canadian Women Wear Headscarf for a Month

Non-Muslim Canadian Women Wear Headscarf for a Month

TEHRAN (IQNA) – A group of Canadian women, who promised to wear the Islamic headscarf for a month following World Hijab Day to show solidarity with Muslim women say it has been a positive experience, amid growing Islamophobia and racist sentiment in north America and the rest of the world.
12:12 , 2017 Feb 25
Classroom for Islamic Religious Education Opened in Croatia

Classroom for Islamic Religious Education Opened in Croatia

TEHRAN (IQNA) – A classroom for Islamic religious education, whose equipment was financially assisted by city and county authorities, was opened in the coastal city of Split, Croatia, on Friday.
11:08 , 2017 Feb 25
No Evidence Trump’s Banned Muslim States Pose Threat to US

No Evidence Trump’s Banned Muslim States Pose Threat to US

TEHRAN (IQNA) – A probe by the US Department of Homeland Security (DHS) failed to return enough evidence that Iran and six other Muslim countries included in President Donald Trump’s entry ban pose a terror threat to America.
10:13 , 2017 Feb 25
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