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Int’l Quran Contest for Muslim Students Likely to Be Held in April

TEHRAN (IQNA) – An Iranian Quranic official said the International Quran Competition for Muslim Students will probably be held concurrent with a number of other international Quran contests in Iran in...

Hezbollah among Most Effective Anti-Terror Forces

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The secretary general of the Lebanese Hezbollah resistance movement described his group as one of the most effective forces in the fight against terrorism across the Middle East region.

Invitations Sent to 114 Countries for Iran’s Quran Contests

TEHRAN (IQNA) – 114 countries have been invited to dispatch their representatives to Iran to take part in the country’s upcoming international Quran competitions, an official said.

Ensuring Stability, Security Main Need in Post-Daesh Iraq  

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Iraqi Parliament Speaker Salim al-Jabouri described ensuring stability and security as the main need in Iraq following the collapse of the so-called caliphate of Daesh (ISIL or ISIS).
Quranic Activities
Egyptian Quran Master in Iran for Special Recitation Course

Egyptian Quran Master in Iran for Special Recitation Course

TEHRAN (IQNA) – An Egyptian Quran master has been in Iran to teach a specialized Quran recitation course named Iqra, an official said.
21 Jan 2018, 11:46
Political
Seven Years of Crackdown on Dissent in Bahrain   

Seven Years of Crackdown on Dissent in Bahrain   

TEHRAN (IQNA) –  Bahrain continues to be the scene of anti-regime protests on an almost daily basis, as people in the Persian Gulf kingdom gear up to mark the seventh anniversary of their uprising.
21 Jan 2018, 09:14
Religious Activities
Encyclopedia of Karbala Unveiled

Encyclopedia of Karbala Unveiled

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The first historical-cultural encyclopedia of the holy city of Karbala was unveiled in a ceremony at “Karbala” Center for Research Studies affiliated to the Astan (custodianship) of Imam Hussein (AS) holy shrine.
17 Jan 2018, 11:08
World
Islamophobic Wilders Leads Demonstration in Rotterdam against Muslims

Islamophobic Wilders Leads Demonstration in Rotterdam against Muslims

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Hundreds of right-wing demonstrators crowded a main square at Rotterdam's central station Saturday to protest what they describe as the "discrimination against ordinary Dutch citizens" in favor of immigrants and Muslims.
21 Jan 2018, 08:55
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