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Iran’s Quran TV to Air Recordings of Int’l Quran Contest for Muslim Students

Iran’s Quran TV to Air Recordings of Int’l Quran Contest for Muslim Students

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Iran’s Quran TV will begin broadcasting the performances of the participants in the 6th International Quran Competition for Muslim Students on Monday night.
09:36 , 2018 Jun 18
Canada Police Investigating Arson at Alberta Mosque   

Canada Police Investigating Arson at Alberta Mosque   

TEHRAN (IQNA) – RCMP (Royal Canadian Mounted Police) in Alberta, say they're investigating an arson at a mosque in a community west of Edmonton.
09:04 , 2018 Jun 18
Top Quran Memorizers Honored in Egypt

Top Quran Memorizers Honored in Egypt

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The top participants in a Quran competition held in the holy month of Ramadan in Monufia Governorate of Egypt were honored in a ceremony earlier this week.
16:13 , 2018 Jun 17
Indonesian Speaker Backs Idea to Create Official Islamic Calendar

Indonesian Speaker Backs Idea to Create Official Islamic Calendar

TEHRAN (IQNA) –  Indonesia People’s Consultative Assembly (MPR) Speaker Zulkifli Hasan said he supported the creation of an Islamic calendar to end once and for all the almost annual debate over when Ramadan started and ended.
15:40 , 2018 Jun 17
Quran Competition for Teachers Held in Bahrain

Quran Competition for Teachers Held in Bahrain

TEHRAN (IQNA) –Bahrain’s Ministry of Education organized a Quran and Hadith competition for the country’s teachers on June 16.
15:20 , 2018 Jun 17
Islam-Armenian Christianity Dialogue to Be Held in Lebanon

Islam-Armenian Christianity Dialogue to Be Held in Lebanon

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The 8th round of dialogue between Islam and Armenian Christianity will be held from June 27 to 29 in Lebanon.
14:54 , 2018 Jun 17
Warwick to Offer 1st Islamic Studies Access Course in Britain

Warwick to Offer 1st Islamic Studies Access Course in Britain

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Starting next academic year, the University of Warwick will offer a one term course, the “Postgraduate Award in Islamic Education”, which is designed to bridge the gap between Islamic seminaries and modern tertiary education.
13:28 , 2018 Jun 17
Prominent Egyptian Quran Teacher Dies of Heart Attack

Prominent Egyptian Quran Teacher Dies of Heart Attack

TEHRAN (IQNA) – An eminent Quran teacher in Egypt died yesterday after suffering a heart attack.
12:46 , 2018 Jun 17
40 Quranic Projects Implemented by Karbala-Based Center in 10 Years

40 Quranic Projects Implemented by Karbala-Based Center in 10 Years

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The Dar-ol-Quran Center affiliated to the Astan (custodianship) of the Imam Hussein (AS) holy shrine in Karbala, Iraq, has implemented 40 Quranic projects over the past ten years, an official said.
10:30 , 2018 Jun 17
Eid Celebrations in Afghanistan Marred by Deadly Bombing in Nangarhar  

Eid Celebrations in Afghanistan Marred by Deadly Bombing in Nangarhar  

TEHRAN (IQNA) – As onlookers lauded reports of Taliban fighters and Afghan government security forces shaking hands and embracing during an unprecedented ceasefire to mark Eid, a deadly bombing in eastern Afghanistan marred celebrations Saturday.
10:04 , 2018 Jun 17
Changes to Be Introduced to Iran Nat’l Quran Contest

Changes to Be Introduced to Iran Nat’l Quran Contest

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The 41st edition of Iran’s national Quran competition will be held later this year with a few changes in organization of the event, an official said.
09:45 , 2018 Jun 17
Deep Concerns over Humanitarian Situation in Yemen's Hudaydah

Deep Concerns over Humanitarian Situation in Yemen's Hudaydah

TEHRAN (IQNA) –  The World Food Program called on all warring parties in Yemen's Hudaydah to maintain a free food flow through the port city.
09:15 , 2018 Jun 17
Eid Al-Fitr Prayers at Tehran’s Mosalla

Eid Al-Fitr Prayers at Tehran’s Mosalla

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Tehran’s Imam Khomeini (RA) Mosalla (prayer ground) hosted Eid al-Fitr prayers in Tehran on Friday morning.
20:15 , 2018 Jun 15
Iranian Qari Wins TV Quran Contest

Iranian Qari Wins TV Quran Contest

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Iranian Qari Ali Asghar Shoaei came first in the 11th edition of a live TV Quran contest organized by Al-Kawthar TV.
19:55 , 2018 Jun 15
Landslides, Flooding Threaten 200,000 Rohingya Muslims in Bangladesh

Landslides, Flooding Threaten 200,000 Rohingya Muslims in Bangladesh

TEHRAN (IQNA) – As monsoon rains bare down on sprawling Rohingya camps in Bangladesh, the UN warned that some 200,000 refugees sheltering on the swampland are at risk from landslides and flooding. Half of those threatened by the rising waters and requiring relocation are children.
19:20 , 2018 Jun 15
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