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Aid Groups Vow to Boycott New Myanmar Camps for Rohingya Returnees

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Global aid groups on Saturday warned Myanmar they would boycott any new camps for Rohingya Muslim returnees to Rakhine state, saying refugees must be allowed to settle in their original homes.
Miscreants Burn Quran in Himachal, India
TEHRAN (IQNA) –  Unidentified miscreants burnt religious literature, including copies of the Quran, at a mosque in Himachal’s Melayo village in Sirmour district, northern India, recently.
09:39 , 2017 Dec 10
Man Planned to Carry Out Mass Shooting at Islamic Center in Florida
TEHRAN (IQNA) – Police in Jacksonville, US state of Florida, say they stopped a man from carrying out a planned mass shooting at a Florida Islamic center.
10:57 , 2017 Dec 05
Risks Grow for Rohingya Muslim Refugees in Bangladesh's Teeming, Squalid Camps
TEHRAN (IQNA) – Bangladesh plans to allocate more land for camps housing Rohingya refugees as concerns grow over a possible outbreak of disease in crowded, makeshift settlements clustered at the country’s southern tip.
16:54 , 2017 Dec 04
New Book Giving Insight into Holy Quran Released in India
TEHRAN (IQNA) – A book giving insight into the Quran through visual presentations, graphs and charts was released by Rajya Sabha MP and former Union minister Mohsina Kidwai.
11:49 , 2017 Dec 04
Rohingya Crisis Needs International, Urgent Action
TEHRAN (IQNA) – Two Vancouver residents have been working tirelessly to bring attention to the unfolding crisis of the Rohingya Muslim people in Bangladesh and Myanmar.
12:22 , 2017 Dec 02
Turkey’s Diyanet Forbids Bitcoin Use
TEHRAN (IQNA) – Turkey’s religious authority Diyanet said cryptocurrency use is not appropriate for Muslims.
11:21 , 2017 Dec 02
British PM Says Trump Was Wrong to Retweet Anti-Islam Videos
TEHRAN (IQNA) – British Prime Minister Theresa May said US President Donald Trump was wrong to retweet a video from a far-right British group which she said was “hateful” and spreads division.
20:45 , 2017 Nov 30
Daesh Claims Responsibility for Yemen Car Bomb Attack
TEHRAN (IQNA) – Assailants detonated a car bomb outside the Yemeni Finance Ministry offices in the southern city of Aden on Wednesday, killing at least four people, hospital officials and residents said.
10:53 , 2017 Nov 29
Muslims Calls on Texas Ag Official to Drop Fake Islamophobic Post, Apologize
TEHRAN (IQNA) – The Texas chapter of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-Texas) called on the state’s Agriculture Commissioner Sid Miller to remove an Islamophobic message posted online and to apologize to the Muslim community.
10:42 , 2017 Nov 29
Int’l Gathering of Sunni Muslims Ends in Central India
TEHRAN (IQNA) – The three-day 70th annual International Islamic Congregation -- Aalami Tablighi Jamat Ijtema -- concluded in central Bhopal city, India, on Monday with a grand mass prayer for world peace and prosperity.
12:29 , 2017 Nov 28
Indonesia to Host World Islamic Cultural Festival in 2018
TEHRAN (IQNA) – The first World Islamic Cultural Festival (WICF) is slated to be held in Cirebon, Indonesia’s Jav a on July 9 -17, 2018, and will feature 100 Muslim figures from all over the world.
12:12 , 2017 Nov 26
Egyptian Church Bells Ring for Mosque Attack Victims
TEHRAN (IQNA) – Mosques hold prayers, Coptic Orthodox churches ring bells for over 300 victims of Friday's mosque attack in North Sinai.
11:35 , 2017 Nov 26