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Saudi Actor’s Tweet about Quran Draws Mixed Reactions

TEHRAN (IQNA) –  A tweet posted to the account of Nasser Al Qasabi, a famous Saudi actor, about the need for reciting the Quran has drawn a polarized reaction.

Senior Cleric Stresses Acting Upon Quranic Teachings

TEHRAN (IQNA) – A senior Iranian cleric said while memorization, recitation and interpretation of the Quran are important, acting upon the Quran should also be emphasized.

Dubai Hosts Quran Contest for New Converts

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The second edition of a Quran contest for new Muslim converts was held in Dubai, the United Arab Emirates, earlier this week.

Malaysia to Boost Education Standards, Oversight for Quranic Schools

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The Malaysian government wants tahfiz schools - where students spend long hours memorizing the content of the Islamic Holy Book - to inject other subjects into their syllabus to allow students...
Quranic Activities
Nigeria’s Nat’l Quran Recitation Competition Begins in Katsina

Nigeria’s Nat’l Quran Recitation Competition Begins in Katsina

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The 32nd edition of the National Quranic Recitation Competition of Nigeria kicked off in the African country’s Katsina State on Friday, with 256 participants taking part from 32 states and Federal Capital Territory, Abuja.
24 Feb 2018, 09:54
Political
Hezbollah Chief Warns against US Plots in Region

Hezbollah Chief Warns against US Plots in Region

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The secretary general of the Hezbollah resistance movement warned against the plots being hatched by Washington in the Middle East.
25 Feb 2018, 08:57
Religious Activities
Imam Ali (AS) Islamic Center in Sweden to Host I’tikaf

Imam Ali (AS) Islamic Center in Sweden to Host I’tikaf

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The Imam Ali (AS) Islamic Center in Stockholm, Sweden, will host Muslim worshipers who are going to attend I’tikaf (seclusion for worship in a mosque) on the 13th to 15th of the lunar month of Rajab.
25 Feb 2018, 12:27
World
Muslim Heroes of English Football

Muslim Heroes of English Football

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Cut through the bigotry of a vocal minority, and there are some pretty uplifting football chants to be heard in England nowadays.
25 Feb 2018, 10:56
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