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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.
12:27 , 2018 Feb 25
Minneapolis Mosque Plans Expansion, Renovation

Minneapolis Mosque Plans Expansion, Renovation

TEHRAN (IQNA) – A south Minneapolis mosque is planning an expansion, but it could be awhile before construction starts.
12:04 , 2018 Feb 25
Malaysian Rapper Held for Hurting Islam

Malaysian Rapper Held for Hurting Islam

TEHRAN (IQNA) –  Controversial Malaysian rapper Wee Meng Cheein has been arrested for insulting Islam with a Lunar New Year video.
11:45 , 2018 Feb 25
Shah Cheragh Mausoleum on A Rainy Day

Shah Cheragh Mausoleum on A Rainy Day

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Shah Cheragh is a funerary monument and mosque in Shiraz, housing the tomb of Ahmad and Muhammad, the sons of Imam Musa Kadhim (AS), the seventh Shia Imam.
11:19 , 2018 Feb 25
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.
10:56 , 2018 Feb 25
Suicide Bomber Targets Iraq’s Hashd al-Shaabi Forces

Suicide Bomber Targets Iraq’s Hashd al-Shaabi Forces

TEHRAN (IQNA) – A suicide attack near a base of Iraqi Popular Mobilization Forces, or Hashd al-Shaabi, in Kirkuk governorate left no casualties.
10:33 , 2018 Feb 25
Vienna to Host Int’l Conference on Interfaith Dialogue

Vienna to Host Int’l Conference on Interfaith Dialogue

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The second edition of an international conference on “Interfaith Dialogue for Peace” will be organized in Vienna, Austria, on February 26 and 27.
10:07 , 2018 Feb 25
Saudi Actor’s Tweet about Quran Draws Mixed Reactions

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.
09:52 , 2018 Feb 25
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.
08:57 , 2018 Feb 25
Imam Khomeini’s (RA) Quranic Interpretation Published in Spain

Imam Khomeini’s (RA) Quranic Interpretation Published in Spain

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The Iranian Cultural Center in Spain published a translation of Imam Khomeini’s (RA) “An Interpretation of Surah Fatiha” in Spanish.
08:50 , 2018 Feb 25
109 Mosques Reopen in Iraq’s Diyala

109 Mosques Reopen in Iraq’s Diyala

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The Sunni Awqaf Department in Iraq’s Diyala governorate said 109 mosques that had been closed in the governorate for three years have been reopened.
12:37 , 2018 Feb 24
Daesh Claims Responsibility for Kabul Suicide Attack

Daesh Claims Responsibility for Kabul Suicide Attack

TEHRAN (IQNA) –Daesh (ISIL or ISIS) said its elements were behind a suicide attack in Afghanistan’s capital, Kabul on Saturday.
11:56 , 2018 Feb 24
Mosques in Moroccan Town to Receive Braille Copies of Quran

Mosques in Moroccan Town to Receive Braille Copies of Quran

TEHRAN (IQNA) – All mosques in the city of Tetouan, north of Morocco, will receive copies of the Holy Quran in Braille.
11:38 , 2018 Feb 24
Myanmar Erases 55 Rohingya Muslim Villages to Cover Up Crimes against Humanity

Myanmar Erases 55 Rohingya Muslim Villages to Cover Up Crimes against Humanity

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Authorities in Myanmar have bulldozed at least 55 Rohingya villages in northern Rakhine, in an attempt to eradicate evidence that the army committed crimes against humanity, Human Rights Watch (HRW) said on Friday.
11:15 , 2018 Feb 24
Closing Ceremony of Quran Competition in Qom

Closing Ceremony of Quran Competition in Qom

TEHRAN (IQNA) – After a week of competition, winners of the 11th edition of an annual Quran competition organized by the Imam Ali (AS) Dar-ol-Quran Center were announced and awarded.  
11:07 , 2018 Feb 24
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