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Quran Translator, Muslim Woman of 2005 Commemorated

Quran Translator, Muslim Woman of 2005 Commemorated

TEHRAN (IQNA) – A ceremony was held in Tehran on Tuesday to commemorate late Iranian writer, poetess, university professor and translator of Quran Tahereh Saffarzadeh.
09:24 , 2019 Oct 23
Palestinian Prisoners Tortured in Saudi Jails

Palestinian Prisoners Tortured in Saudi Jails

TEHRAN (IQNA) – A spokesman for the Palestinian Islamic resistance movement, Hamas, said Palestinians currently being held at prisons and detention centers in Saudi Arabia are exposed to various forms of torture and cruel methods of interrogation.
08:34 , 2019 Oct 23
Mourning Ceremonies Planned in Berlin on Holy Prophet’s (PBUH) Demise Anniversary

Mourning Ceremonies Planned in Berlin on Holy Prophet’s (PBUH) Demise Anniversary

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Mourning rituals will be organized at the Islamic Center of Berlin on the occasion of the demise anniversary of the Holy Prophet (PBUH).
22:14 , 2019 Oct 22
3000 Books Gifted to Kabul Seminary

3000 Books Gifted to Kabul Seminary

TEHRAN (IQNA) – More than 3000 books on Islamic jurisprudence, religious beliefs, seminary and academic issues were gifted by the Iranian Cultural Center in Afghanistan to Resalat Seminary in Kabul.
22:06 , 2019 Oct 22
US Troops Leaving Syria Have No Approval to Stay in Iraq

US Troops Leaving Syria Have No Approval to Stay in Iraq

TEHRAN (IQNA) – US forces that crossed into Iraq as part of a pullout from northeastern Syria do not have permission to stay and can only be there in transit, Iraq's military said.
16:03 , 2019 Oct 22
UK Lifts Ban on Egypt Resort Flights, 4 Years after Daesh Bombing

UK Lifts Ban on Egypt Resort Flights, 4 Years after Daesh Bombing

TEHRAN (IQNA) –  The British government said UK airlines can resume flights to the Egyptian resort of Sharm el-Sheikh, suspended after a Daesh bombing that brought down a Russian passenger plane four years ago.
15:05 , 2019 Oct 22
Conference Held in Baghdad on Imam Ali’s (AS) Character

Conference Held in Baghdad on Imam Ali’s (AS) Character

TEHRAN (IQNA) –  An international conference entitled “Imam Ali (AS), Faith, Thought and Deed” was held in Baghdad.
14:41 , 2019 Oct 22
Iran’s Top General Thanks Iraqi People for Serving Arbaeen Pilgrims  

Iran’s Top General Thanks Iraqi People for Serving Arbaeen Pilgrims  

TEHRAN (IQNA) –  Chief of Staff of the Iranian Armed Forces Major General Mohammad Hossein Baqeri lauded the Iraqi nation, government and armed forces for serving the pilgrims visiting the Arab country during the Arbaeen season.
12:41 , 2019 Oct 22
15 Afghan Policemen Killed in Taliban Attack in Kunduz

15 Afghan Policemen Killed in Taliban Attack in Kunduz

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The Taliban stormed a checkpoint in northern Afghanistan, killing at least 15 policemen in the latest attack by insurgents, an Afghan provincial official said Tuesday.
11:53 , 2019 Oct 22
Quran Radio Chiefs to Convene in Cairo  

Quran Radio Chiefs to Convene in Cairo  

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The fifth gathering of directors of Muslim world’s Quran radios will be held in Cairo later this week.
11:20 , 2019 Oct 22
Int’l Community Urged to Protect Al-Aqsa Mosque  

Int’l Community Urged to Protect Al-Aqsa Mosque  

TEHRAN (IQNA) – In response to Zionist settlers storming Jerusalem al-Quds's Al-Aqsa Mosque last week, four Muslim nongovernmental organizations (NGOs) have called on the international community to protect the Muslim holy site.
10:00 , 2019 Oct 22
Mobile App for Call to Prayer Developed in Kazakhstan

Mobile App for Call to Prayer Developed in Kazakhstan

TEHRAN (IQNA) – A computer engineer in Kazakhstan has developed a mobile app for Adhan (call to prayer) and locating Qibla direction (direction to face for Muslims during their daily prayers).
09:44 , 2019 Oct 22
Fresh Saudi Airstrikes Kill Yemeni Civilians in Sa’ada

Fresh Saudi Airstrikes Kill Yemeni Civilians in Sa’ada

TEHRAN (IQNA) – At least five civilians were killed when Saudi military aircraft carried out airstrikes in Yemen’s mountainous northern province of Sa’ada as the Riyadh regime presses ahead with its atrocious bombardment campaign against its crisis-hit southern neighbor.
09:10 , 2019 Oct 22
Nat’l Quran Teaching Gathering Held in Algeria

Nat’l Quran Teaching Gathering Held in Algeria

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The fourth edition of a national gathering on teaching the Quran was held in Algeria with the participation of the country’s minister of Awqaf and religious affairs.
08:51 , 2019 Oct 22
Violation of Syria’s Territorial Integrity to Exacerbate Problems: Iran Speaker  

Violation of Syria’s Territorial Integrity to Exacerbate Problems: Iran Speaker  

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Iranian Parliament Speaker Ali Larijani underlined the country’s support for Syria’s territorial integrity.
16:26 , 2019 Oct 21
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