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UN: 2 Killed, Helicopter Hit in Nigeria Attack

UN: 2 Killed, Helicopter Hit in Nigeria Attack

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The United Nations on Saturday said two civilians including a five-year-old child were killed and an aid helicopter damaged in a terrorist attack in restive northeast Nigeria.
17:46 , 2020 Jul 05
560,000 Copies of Quran Printed in Iran in 3 Months

560,000 Copies of Quran Printed in Iran in 3 Months

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Some 560,000 copies of the Holy Quran were printed in Iran in the first 3 months of the current Iranian calendar year, an official said.
17:20 , 2020 Jul 05
Some Streets in Tehran to Be Named After Quran Masters  

Some Streets in Tehran to Be Named After Quran Masters  

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The Municipality of Tehran’s Cultural Commission has agreed to name some of the streets and squares in the city after prominent Quran masters, an official said.
16:28 , 2020 Jul 05
Iraqis Condemn Saudi Paper’s Offensive Cartoon of Ayatollah Sistani

Iraqis Condemn Saudi Paper’s Offensive Cartoon of Ayatollah Sistani

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Iraqi protesters have staged a demonstration in the capital Baghdad to condemn Saudi daily Asharq al-Awsat newspaper over an offensive cartoon depicting Iraq's most prominent Shia cleric Grand Ayatollah Ali al-Sistani.
15:39 , 2020 Jul 05
Algeria Awaits Apology from France for Colonialism

Algeria Awaits Apology from France for Colonialism

TEHRAN (IQNA) –Algeria is waiting for an apology for France's colonial occupation of the North African country, the president said, expressing hope that Emmanuel Macron would build on recent conciliatory overtures.
15:05 , 2020 Jul 05
Quranic Gathering of Omani Students to Be Held Online  

Quranic Gathering of Omani Students to Be Held Online  

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The third Quranic congress of school students in Oman will be organized online.
14:43 , 2020 Jul 05
Airstrikes Target Libya's Al-Watiya Airbase

Airstrikes Target Libya's Al-Watiya Airbase

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Warplanes struck overnight at an airbase that was recently recaptured by Libya's internationally recognized government from eastern forces with help from Turkey, a military source with the eastern forces and a resident nearby said.
13:59 , 2020 Jul 05
Egyptian Qari Teaches Quran via Facebook

Egyptian Qari Teaches Quran via Facebook

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Egyptian Qari Sheikh Hassan Hissan uses Facebook to teach Quran recitation.
13:03 , 2020 Jul 05
Demonstrators in Copenhagen Slam Israeli Annexation Plan

Demonstrators in Copenhagen Slam Israeli Annexation Plan

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Hundreds of pro-Palestine protesters marched Saturday through the streets of the Danish capital, Copenhagen, to express rejection of the Israeli annexation plan and the apartheid practices of the Israeli government in occupied Palestine.
12:18 , 2020 Jul 05
Registration Begins for Iran Health Ministry Quran Contest

Registration Begins for Iran Health Ministry Quran Contest

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Registration has started for the 25th edition of the Iranian Health Ministry’s national Quran and Etrat competition.
11:40 , 2020 Jul 05
Myanmar's Sham Inquiries into Rohingya Ethnic Cleansing  

Myanmar's Sham Inquiries into Rohingya Ethnic Cleansing  

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The Rohingya, a Muslim minority group from Myanmar, has been brutalized for years.
11:08 , 2020 Jul 05
Fatwa Bans Coronavirus Patients from Attending Congregational Prayers  

Fatwa Bans Coronavirus Patients from Attending Congregational Prayers  

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The Dar al-Ifta of Jordan has issued a Fatwa (religious edict) banning coronavirus patients from attending congregational prayers.
10:23 , 2020 Jul 05
Iraqi Style Quran Recitation Contest Planned  

Iraqi Style Quran Recitation Contest Planned  

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The National Quranic Sciences Center in Iraq plans to organize a competition on Iraqi style recitation of the Holy Quran.
09:46 , 2020 Jul 05
Mosque in Cairo Closed for Failing to Observe Coronavirus Regulations

Mosque in Cairo Closed for Failing to Observe Coronavirus Regulations

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The Cairo Religious Endowments Directorate moved to shut down the Imam Al-Hussein Mosque until further notice, referring the mosque’s imams and workers to investigation for failing to abide by coronavirus regulations.
09:06 , 2020 Jul 05
Lebanon’s Hezbollah Condemns Saudi Daily for Insulting Ayatollah Sistani   

Lebanon’s Hezbollah Condemns Saudi Daily for Insulting Ayatollah Sistani   

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Lebanese resistance movement Hezbollah denounced a Saudi-owned newspaper for publishing an insulting cartoon of senior Iraqi cleric Ayatollah Seyed Ali al-Sistani.
08:49 , 2020 Jul 05
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