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New Quran Printing Center to Open in Kuwait

New Quran Printing Center to Open in Kuwait

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The director general of the Office for Printing and Publication of Quran and Sunnah in Kuwait announced that a new center for printing Quran will be opened in Sabhan district of the country’s Mubarak Al-Kabeer Governorate.
08:47 , 2020 Feb 26
Netanyahu Orders Construction of New Settlements in Occupied West Bank

Netanyahu Orders Construction of New Settlements in Occupied West Bank

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu ordered the construction of some 3,500 new settlements in a contentious area in the occupied West Bank, defying international law.
08:18 , 2020 Feb 26
Mosque Set Ablaze in Delhi as Clashes over Citizenship Act Continues

Mosque Set Ablaze in Delhi as Clashes over Citizenship Act Continues

TEHRAN (IQNA) – A mosque was set on fire in Ashok Vihar locality of North East Delhi, India, on Tuesday afternoon, as clashes over the Citizenship Amendment Act continued for the third straight day.
17:44 , 2020 Feb 25
Today Marks 26 Years after Ibrahimi Mosque Massacre in Al-Khalil

Today Marks 26 Years after Ibrahimi Mosque Massacre in Al-Khalil

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Twenty-six years ago, on February 25, 1994, a Zionist settler named Baruch Goldstein, an Israeli army physician, opened indiscriminate fire from his army-issued automatic rifle at hundreds of Muslims as they were performing the dawn prayer on a Ramadan day at the Ibrahimi Mosque in southern West Bank city of al-Khalil (Hebron).
16:42 , 2020 Feb 25
Palestinian Resistance Will Continue Until Occupiers Are Out: Islamic Jihad

Palestinian Resistance Will Continue Until Occupiers Are Out: Islamic Jihad

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The representative of the Islamic Jihad movement in Damascus, Syria, underlined that resistance against Israeli occupiers will continue until the end of occupation.
15:47 , 2020 Feb 25
Egypt's Former Dictator Hosni Mubarak Dies at 91

Egypt's Former Dictator Hosni Mubarak Dies at 91

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Hosni Mubarak, Egypt's president for almost 30 years who stepped down after a popular revolution in 2011, has died. He was 91.
15:07 , 2020 Feb 25
Quran Competition for Shia Muslims Planned in 3 Countries

Quran Competition for Shia Muslims Planned in 3 Countries

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The annual Quran recitation competition of Quranic Associations of Shia Muslims will be held in Saudi Arabia, Kuwait and Bahrain.
14:37 , 2020 Feb 25
Iranian Physicians Willing to Serve Hajj Pilgrims Attend Interview, Take Exam

Iranian Physicians Willing to Serve Hajj Pilgrims Attend Interview, Take Exam

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Doctors from Tehran who wish to be part of the medical team serving Iranian Hajj pilgrims took an exam and attended an interview on Tuesday.
14:23 , 2020 Feb 25
Calls for Cancelling Umrah amid Coronavirus Concerns

Calls for Cancelling Umrah amid Coronavirus Concerns

TEHRAN (IQNA) – There have been some calls in Saudi Arabia for cancelling Umrah pilgrimage to the country amid concerns about the spread of the novel coronavirus.
13:10 , 2020 Feb 25
Two Turkish Troops Killed in Libya Conflict: Erdogan

Two Turkish Troops Killed in Libya Conflict: Erdogan

TEHRAN (IQNA) – President Tayyip Erdogan said on Tuesday two Turkish troops were killed in Libya where they back the internationally-recognized government in the North African state’s conflict, adding “allied Syrians are honored” to fight there too.
12:22 , 2020 Feb 25
Schools Reopen in Kashmir after 7 Months

Schools Reopen in Kashmir after 7 Months

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Public and private schools reopened in Indian-administered Kashmir seven months after New Delhi scrapped the special status from its part of Kashmir and put the Muslim-majority region under direct control of federal rule.
11:27 , 2020 Feb 25
Malaysia’s Mahathir Mohamad Strengthens Hand amid Political Turmoil

Malaysia’s Mahathir Mohamad Strengthens Hand amid Political Turmoil

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Rival political factions competed to win favor with Mahathir Mohamad on Tuesday after he plunged Malaysia into political turmoil by resigning as prime minister, reinforcing the likelihood his shock move will strengthen his power.
10:42 , 2020 Feb 25
Fresh Violence in India during Anti-CAA Protests

Fresh Violence in India during Anti-CAA Protests

TEHRAN (IQNA) – At least three civilians and a police officer have been killed in violence in the Indian capital, New Delhi, on the day US President Donald Trump kicked off his two-day trip.
10:09 , 2020 Feb 25
Congregational Prayers Canceled in Italy Mosques amid Coronavirus Outbreak

Congregational Prayers Canceled in Italy Mosques amid Coronavirus Outbreak

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Mosques in Italy have canceled congregational prayers and other gatherings until further notice due to a novel coronavirus outbreak in the country.
09:22 , 2020 Feb 25
Nigeria Court Adjourns Trial of Sheikh Zakzaky Again

Nigeria Court Adjourns Trial of Sheikh Zakzaky Again

TEHRAN (IQNA) – A court in Nigeria’s Kaduna state in a seemingly politically-motivated decision adjourned the trial of top Shia cleric Sheikh Ibrahim al-Zakzaky and his wife.
08:53 , 2020 Feb 25
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