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Ghadir Celebration Planned at Hazrat Masoumeh Holy Shrine

Ghadir Celebration Planned at Hazrat Masoumeh Holy Shrine

TEHRAN (IQNA) –  A ceremony will be held at the holy shrine of Hazrat Masoumeh (SA) in the city of Qom, Iran, on Sunday to celebrate Eid al-Ghadir.
15:27 , 2019 Aug 17
Yemen Drone Attack Targets Saudi Arabia's Shaybah Oil Field

Yemen Drone Attack Targets Saudi Arabia's Shaybah Oil Field

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Yemen’s Houthi Anasarullah forces made a drone attack on oil facilities at Shaybah in Saudi Arabia, the Yemeni movement’s Al Masirah television said on Saturday.
14:10 , 2019 Aug 17
Saudi-Led Coalition Fires Flares over Yemeni Port of Aden

Saudi-Led Coalition Fires Flares over Yemeni Port of Aden

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Saudi-led coalition warplanes fired flares over Yemen’s Aden at dawn on Saturday, residents said, near camps occupied by southern separatist fighters who last week seized control of the port city.
13:07 , 2019 Aug 17
Summer Quran Course Concludes in London

Summer Quran Course Concludes in London

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The first summer Quranic course held in London by the Dar-ol-Quran center of the Astan of Hazrat Abbas (AS) concluded in the British capital.
12:38 , 2019 Aug 17
2 Men Sentenced for Plotting to Attack New York Muslim Community

2 Men Sentenced for Plotting to Attack New York Muslim Community

TEHRAN (IQNA) –  Two of four young men arrested for plotting to attack an upstate New York Muslim community with homemade explosives were sentenced Friday to four to 12 years in prison.
11:36 , 2019 Aug 17
World's Best Travel Photos of 2019

World's Best Travel Photos of 2019

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Here are the year’s best travel photos selected by editors of world’s various media outlets.
11:07 , 2019 Aug 17
Iranian Cleric Urges Formation of Quran Ministry  

Iranian Cleric Urges Formation of Quran Ministry  

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Director of Bait-ul-Ahzan Hazrat Zahra (SA) Quran and Etrat Institute urged the formation of a Quran ministry to help achieve the objective of training 10 million Quran memorizers in the country.
10:15 , 2019 Aug 17
Banja Luka Serb Returns Quran to Muslims

Banja Luka Serb Returns Quran to Muslims

TEHRAN (IQNA) – A Serb of Banja Luka, the second largest city in Bosnia and Herzegovina, returned a copy of the Quran to the city’s Vrbnjaska mosque.
09:14 , 2019 Aug 17
Sheikh Zakzaky Returns to Nigeria without Receiving Treatment

Sheikh Zakzaky Returns to Nigeria without Receiving Treatment

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Senior Nigerian Shia cleric Sheikh Ibrahim Zakzaky left India after the Nigerian government's "obstruction" of his medical treatment.
08:59 , 2019 Aug 17
US, Zionist Regime Wished to Create New Mideast by 33-Day War: Nasrallah

US, Zionist Regime Wished to Create New Mideast by 33-Day War: Nasrallah

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Hezbollah Secretary General Sayed Hassan Nasrallah said the Israeli military’s 33-day war on Lebanon in 2006 was aimed at creation of a new Middle East region, where the Tel Aviv regime would have performed the leading role.
08:31 , 2019 Aug 17
Motto of Arbaeen Pilgrimage Announced

Motto of Arbaeen Pilgrimage Announced

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The Iranian Cultural Attaché in Iraq said the motto and special color of this year’s Arbaeen pilgrimage have been announced.
09:48 , 2019 Aug 16
UAE Quran Center Trains 100 Memorizers

UAE Quran Center Trains 100 Memorizers

TEHRAN (IQNA) – A Quranic center in Ajman, the United Arab Emirates, has trained more than 100 memorizers of the entire Quran.
09:29 , 2019 Aug 16
Qurans Distributed among 1,200 Ethiopian Children

Qurans Distributed among 1,200 Ethiopian Children

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The Turkiye Diyanet Foundation (TDV) has given out Qurans to thousands of Ethiopian schoolchildren studying the Muslim holy book.
08:01 , 2019 Aug 16
Zionist Forces Kill Palestinian Teenager in Alleged Knife Attack

Zionist Forces Kill Palestinian Teenager in Alleged Knife Attack

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Israeli forces shot two Palestinian youths after accusing them of trying to stab them, leaving one of the teens dead at the scene.
07:45 , 2019 Aug 16
Israel Weighs Barring Visit by US Congresswomen

Israel Weighs Barring Visit by US Congresswomen

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Israel is considering barring a visit by two of its sharpest critics in the US Congress, Democrats Rashida Tlaib and Ilhan Omar, who plan to tour the occupied West Bank and East Jerusalem al-Quds, an Israeli official said Thursday.
14:29 , 2019 Aug 15
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