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New Zealand to Broadcast Adhan on Friday, Observe 2-Minute Silence

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The bodies of victims from New Zealand's mosques mass shooting were carried in open caskets on the shoulders of mourners into a large tent at Christchurch's Memorial Park Cemetery on Wednesday - the first burials of the 50 victims.
Suicide Car Bomb Explosion in Somalia Military Base Leaves Casualties
TEHRAN (IQNA) – A suicide car bomb exploded outside a military base for Ethiopian soldiers in southern Somalia on Saturday, leaving an unspecified number of casualties, a police official said.
17:00 , 2019 Feb 02
Philippines Mosque Reopens 2 Days after Deadly Grenade Blast
TEHRAN (IQNA) –  The mosque in Zamboanga City in the Philippines that was rocked by a deadly grenade blast on Wednesday has reopened, an official of the National Ulama Council of the Philippines (NUCP) said Saturday.
14:22 , 2019 Feb 02
‘Pope to Push for Catholic-Muslim Dialogue in UAE Trip’
TEHRAN (IQNA) – Pope Francis will “encourage the Catholics throughout the world to continue to put into practice the teachings of the Church regarding dialogue with Muslims” when he visits the United Arab Emirates, according to one expert on interreligious dialogue.
12:03 , 2019 Jan 30
‘Globalization of Islamic Arts’ Course in Egypt
TEHRAN (IQNA) – A specialized course on ‘globalization of Islamic arts’ has been held at the Islamic Arts Museum of Cairo, Egypt.
09:30 , 2019 Jan 30
Foreign Forces Not Required in Long Term: Afghan President
TEHRAN (IQNA) – Afghan President Ashraf Ghani said on Monday the presence of foreign forces was based on an international agreement and they will not be required in the long term.
15:01 , 2019 Jan 28
Bomb Attacks Kill 4 Policemen in Northern Iraq
TEHRAN (IQNA) – At least four policemen were killed and 11 wounded by two roadside bombs that targeted police convoys in separate attacks in northern Iraq on Sunday, the service and medical sources said.
15:44 , 2019 Jan 27
UN Urges India, Saudi Arabia Not to Deport Rohingya Muslims
TEHRAN (IQNA) – A top UN official on Friday urged Saudi Arabia and India not to deport members of the persecuted Rohingya Muslim community to Bangladesh but instead to grant them refugee status.
13:26 , 2019 Jan 26
Trump’s New ‘Anti-Muslim’ Appointee Worries Civil Rights Groups
TEHRAN (IQNA) – American civil rights groups have condemned the appointment of a new deputy national security advisor who served on the board of an anti-Muslim group for nearly a decade.
15:11 , 2019 Jan 18
India’s Modi Rules Out Immediate Ordinance on Building Temple in Babri Mosque Site
TEHRAN (IQNA) – The Indian premier said Tuesday that any decision on an ordinance to build a temple on a former site of Babri mosque would be considered only after the legal process is over.
13:55 , 2019 Jan 02
EU Gives 5mln Euro for Rohingya Food Aid
TEHRAN (IQNA) – The European Commission has provided an additional 5 million euro which will be used for life-saving food assistance for Rohingya Muslim refugees in Bangladesh.
11:58 , 2018 Dec 11
Palestinian Family Forced to Demolish House in Quds
TEHRAN (IQNA) – Israeli authorities on Saturday forced a Palestinian family to demolish its own house in occupied East Jerusalem (Quds), the family members said.
12:49 , 2018 Dec 09
Amsterdam Police Investigating Death Threats against Mosque
TEHRAN (IQNA) – The Amsterdam police are investigating a video in which a spokesperson for the Nasr mosque in Amsterdam-Oost is threatened with death.
09:59 , 2018 Dec 05