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PA Slams Israeli Minister's Al-Aqsa Mosque Visit

PA Slams Israeli Minister's Al-Aqsa Mosque Visit

TEHRAN (IQNA) –  Palestinian Authority's Wakfs and Religious Affairs Ministry slammed on Sunday an Israeli minister's tour at Al-Aqsa Mosque compound, urging the international community to stop Israel's measures that "harm the sacredness of the Al-Aqsa Mosque" in Jerusalem al-Quds.
17:05 , 2019 May 19
Irish Muslim Convert Says Quran Has Logical Answers to Fundamental Questions

Irish Muslim Convert Says Quran Has Logical Answers to Fundamental Questions

TEHRAN (IQNA) – A Muslim convert from Ireland said he has found logical answers to life’s fundamental questions in the Holy Quran.
15:28 , 2019 May 19
Iraq Ready for Establishing University of Islamic Denominations: VP

Iraq Ready for Establishing University of Islamic Denominations: VP

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Iraqi Vice President Nuri Al Maliki said the Baghdad government supports establishment and development of the University of Islamic Denominations in the Arab country.
14:22 , 2019 May 19
Dubai Int’l Quran Award Winners to Be Awarded Tonight  

Dubai Int’l Quran Award Winners to Be Awarded Tonight  

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Winners of the 23rd Dubai International Holy Quran Award (DIHQA) will be named and awarded in a ceremony on Sunday night.
12:28 , 2019 May 19
Some Inspiring Verses from Quran

Some Inspiring Verses from Quran

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Since Ramadan is the month of the Holy Quran, here are some inspiring Quranic verses that have moved hearts over the past 14 centuries.
11:48 , 2019 May 19
Official Denies Palestinian Activist in Norway Faced Saudi Threat

Official Denies Palestinian Activist in Norway Faced Saudi Threat

TEHRAN (IQNA) –  A senior Saudi official denied the authorities posed any threat to prominent Palestinian human rights campaigner Iyad al-Baghdadi, who has said the Norwegian security services warned him of a threat against him from Saudi Arabia.
11:09 , 2019 May 19
Veteran Quran Activists Honored

Veteran Quran Activists Honored

TEHRAN (IQNA) – A ceremony was held in Tehran on Friday to honor five veteran Quran activists of the city.
10:42 , 2019 May 19
Sheikh Jassim Quran Competition Underway in Qatar

Sheikh Jassim Quran Competition Underway in Qatar

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Qatar’s Sheikh Jassim bin Muhammad bin Thani Holy Quran competition began on May 17.
10:14 , 2019 May 19
 Death Row Inmate Denied Medical Care in Bahrain

 Death Row Inmate Denied Medical Care in Bahrain

TEHRAN (IQNA) – An imprisoned Bahraini political activist, who is on the Manama regime’s death row and could be executed at any time, has reportedly been denied appropriate healthcare and pain-relief medication.
09:36 , 2019 May 19
Over 1000 Mosques Destroyed in Saudi-Led War on Yemen

Over 1000 Mosques Destroyed in Saudi-Led War on Yemen

TEHRAN (IQNA) – During the Saudi-led aggression on Yemen over the past few years, as many as 1,024 mosques have been fully or partly destroyed in the Arabian Peninsula country, a Houthi Ansarullah movement official said.
09:14 , 2019 May 19
World Must Defend Int’l Law Regarding Palestinian Issue: Erekat   

World Must Defend Int’l Law Regarding Palestinian Issue: Erekat   

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Any attempts to deviate from the international and Arab terms of reference on peace for the Middle East are doomed to fail, Saeb Erekat, secretary general of the Executive Committee of the Palestine Liberation Organization (PLO), told Susanna Terstal, the European Union’s (EU) Special Representative for the Middle East Peace Process.
16:48 , 2019 May 18
Tunisia’s Old Quran Copy on Display at Int’l Quran Exhibition

Tunisia’s Old Quran Copy on Display at Int’l Quran Exhibition

TEHRAN (IQNA) – A Quran manuscript dating back to 247 years ago has been presented at Tunisia’s pavilion at the international section of the 27th Tehran International Quran Exhibition.
16:15 , 2019 May 18
Nigeria Army Opens Fire on Sheikh Zakzaky Supporters, 5 Injured

Nigeria Army Opens Fire on Sheikh Zakzaky Supporters, 5 Injured

TEHRAN (IQNA) –  The Nigerian army on Friday opened fire on protesters demanding the release of top Shia cleric Sheikh Ibrahim Zakzaky, who has been held for four years on trumped-up allegations.
15:08 , 2019 May 18
Five Killed in Bombing in Afghanistan’s Herat

Five Killed in Bombing in Afghanistan’s Herat

TEHRAN (IQNA) – At least five civilians, including children, were killed and 14 people, including a district chief, were wounded in a bomb attack in Afghanistan's Herat province on Saturday, officials said.
14:17 , 2019 May 18
Myanmar Muslims Resume Worship after Mob Threats

Myanmar Muslims Resume Worship after Mob Threats

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Police in Myanmar said Friday it is on the lookout for three people who led a mob that threatened Muslim worshippers at three make-shift mosques in Yangon.
13:49 , 2019 May 18
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