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UNHCR Highlights Situation of Rohingya Muslims in No Man’s Land

TEHRAN (IQNA) – UNHCR, UN Refugee Agency, is following the situation of several thousand Rohingya who have been living in a so-called “no man’s land” near the border between Myanmar and Bangladesh since the end of August 2017.
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
Dagestan Church Shooter Has No Connection to Islam: Chechen Leader
TEHRAN (IQNA) – The man who carried out a shooting attack on an Orthodox church in Kizlyar, a town in the Russian North Caucasus region of Dagestan, has no connection to Islam, Head of Chechnya Ramzan Kadyrov said.
11:52 , 2018 Feb 19
China’s Hui Muslims Fear Education Ban Signals Wider Religious Crackdown
TEHRAN (IQNA) – Muslims worry curbs in Gansu province will lead to more sweeping restrictions on religion already enforced in China’s restive Xinjiang region.
11:24 , 2018 Feb 17
Over Half of French People Say Islam is Compatible with Their Society: Survey
TEHRAN (IQNA) – Fifty-six percent of French people believe that Islam is compatible with the values of their country, according to a survey conducted by the French-based polling firm the Institut Français d’Opinion Publique (IFOP).
11:34 , 2018 Feb 13
Dhaka to Host Islamic Conference of Tourism Ministers
TEHRAN (IQNA) – Dhaka, the capital of Bangladesh will host the Islamic Conference of Tourism Ministers (ICTM) later this week.
12:39 , 2018 Feb 05
Australian Senator Posts Inflammatory Anti-Muslim Videos
TEHRAN (IQNA) – Australia’s New Liberal senator Jim Molan has used social media to share inflammatory anti-Muslim videos from Britain First - the same racist hate group Donald Trump was widely condemned for promoting.
11:53 , 2018 Feb 05
Takfiri Element Arrested in Tunisia for Desecrating Quran
TEHRAN (IQNA) – Tunisia’s interior ministry said a Takfiri element has been detained by security forces in the coastal town of al-Marsa for desecrating Islam’s Holy Book.
11:38 , 2018 Feb 03
Uyghur Quran Translator Dies in Police Custody
TEHRAN (IQNA) – A prominent Uyghur Islamic scholar has died in Chinese police custody, some 40 days after he was detained in the Xinjiang regional capital Urumqi, overseas Uyghur organizations said on Monday.
10:24 , 2018 Jan 30
Fire Breaks Out near Eastern Courtyard of Grand Mosque in Makkah
TEHRAN (IQNA) – Some workers suffered slight suffocation when a fire broke out in some of 15 prefab offices near the eastern courtyard of the Grand Mosque in Makkah, Saudi Arabia.
10:04 , 2018 Jan 29
Scottish Mosque Plans to Install CCTV after Staff Subjected to Abuse
TEHRAN (IQNA) – A Muslim community center in Scotland is looking to increase its security by installing CCTV cameras outside its premises.
13:11 , 2018 Jan 28
Holy Quran Roadmap for Human Lives: Pakistan Minister of Interior
TEHRAN (IQNA) – Pakistani Minister for Interior Ahsan Iqbal said the Holy Quran acts like a road map for human lives and in depth learning and understanding of the Holy Quran can help in achieving new heights especially in realm of science and technology.
12:26 , 2018 Jan 27
Thousands of Uighur Muslims Detained in Chinese 'Re-Education' Camps
TEHRAN (IQNA) – More than 100,000 minority Uighur Muslims are reportedly being indefinitely detained in overcrowded “re-education” camps on China’s western border.
09:57 , 2018 Jan 27