OU Students Address Incorrect Perceptions Surrounding Hijab, Expressions of Their Religion

TEHRAN (IQNA) – For pre-nursing freshman Rand Salous, God is everything. The Quran asks that she be modest, and so, like millions of Muslim women, she wears a hijab.
Harvard University Hosts “Stand Up against Islamophobia”
TEHRAN (IQNA) – Harvard Hillel and the Harvard Islamic Society hosted a presentation and panel discussion Monday, briefing attendees on Islamophobia at Harvard and around the United States.
12:23 , 2017 Feb 15
Tehran to Host Tourism and Spirituality Int’l Conference
TEHRAN (IQNA) – The second international conference on tourism and spirituality will kick off in the Iranian capital of Tehran tomorrow.
12:04 , 2017 Feb 13
Human Wall of Compassion Shows Solidarity with Muslim Community
TEHRAN (IQNA) – Frigid temperatures and snow-covered streets did not stop dozens of participants from meeting in front of the Islamic Society of Boston Cultural Center (ISBCC) in Boston to form a “Human Wall of Compassion” so show solidarity with Boston’s Muslim residents.
11:29 , 2017 Feb 13
Messages of Love, Support Placed around Site of Mosque in Canada
TEHRAN (IQNA) – A group of residents of Sherwood Park in Alberta, Canada, is putting messages of love and support around the site of the area’s first mosque.
12:28 , 2017 Feb 06
Interfaith Week at UND Adds Events to Support Muslim Community
TEHRAN (IQNA) – It's Interfaith Week at the University of North Dakota in the US, but Tuesday's two events related to Islam were added in wake of US President Donald Trump's travel ban to seven predominantly Muslim countries.
11:28 , 2017 Feb 01
Austria Announces Ban on Veils in All Public Places
TEHRAN (IQNA) – Austria has announced plans to ban full-face veils in all public places in aim of fending off the challenge of the far-right.
12:36 , 2017 Jan 31
Funeral Begins for Firemen Martyred in Tehran Building Fire
TEHRAN (IQNA) – A joint funeral for firefighters who lost their lives in a fire and collapse of a high-rise in downtown Tehran earlier this month began on Monday morning at the city’s Imam Khomeini (RA) Mosalla (prayer ground).
10:13 , 2017 Jan 30
Polish Church Marks 'Day of Islam'
TEHRAN (IQNA) – On January 26, the day following the conclusion of the Week of Prayer for Christian Unity, the Church in Poland commemorated a ‘Day of Islam’.
11:07 , 2017 Jan 28
Woman Smashes Mosque Windows Near Sacramento, California
TEHRAN (IQNA) – An investigation has been launched in California, the US, after was desecrated and its windows smashed in what could be a hate crime.
12:10 , 2017 Jan 25
Community Gathers for Hijab Solidarity Day March
TEHRAN (IQNA) – They braved a steady rain and walked several blocks through downtown Allentown, the US state of Pennsylvania, Friday carrying signs that read "love wins" and "only one race, the human race."
09:35 , 2017 Jan 21
Mosque Helps Yemen Victims
TEHRAN (IQNA) – Worshippers of Faizan-e-Madinah Masjid (mosque) in Peterborough, England, donated money to help those affected by the war in Yemen.
11:58 , 2017 Jan 09
Canadian Muslim Community Partners in Fight against Radicalization
TEHRAN (IQNA) – A new survey with regard to Canadian attitudes toward the Muslim community shows that a slight majority sees them as partners in the fight against radicalization, and not part of the problem.
08:31 , 2017 Jan 01