TEHRAN (IQNA) – More than two years after the Quran desecration incident in Malerkotla in June 2016, India’s Punjab government has finally granted the mandatory sanction for prosecuting the accused for sedition and outraging religious feelings.
TEHRAN (IQNA) – An exhibition in the holy city of Medina, organized by the General Presidency of the Prophet’s Mosque (Al-Masjid an-Nabawi), is showcasing the mosque’s expansions since its establishment by the Prophet Muhammad (peace be upon him).
TEHRAN (IQNA) – UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres presented four options aimed at boosting the protection of Palestinians in Israeli-occupied territories, from sending UN rights monitors and unarmed observers to deploying a military or police force under UN mandate.
TEHRAN (IQNA) – Qatar has accused Saudi Arabia of barring its citizens from this year’s Hajj, something Riyadh denies, saying a diplomatic dispute is not stopping Qataris from making the pilgrimage to Mecca.
TEHRAN (IQNA) – The office of the mayor of Los Angeles turned down a $425,000 grant from the federal government for a program intended to counter violent extremism that has been criticized for targeting and vilifying Muslims, the mayor's office said on Friday.