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Iranian Memorizer Returns after Winning 4th Rank in Dubai Int’l Contest

Iranian Memorizer Returns after Winning 4th Rank in Dubai Int’l Contest

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Zahra Khalili returned to Iran after coming 4th at the Sheikha Fatima Bint Mubarak International Holy Quran Competition.
16:22 , 2018 Nov 17
Istanbul Hosting Int’l Conference on Palestine

Istanbul Hosting Int’l Conference on Palestine

TEHRAN (IQNA) – An international conference opened in the Turkish city of Istanbul on Saturday with a view to raising world awareness about the Palestinian cause.
15:42 , 2018 Nov 17
UN Committee Censures Myanmar’s Persecution of Rohingya Muslims

UN Committee Censures Myanmar’s Persecution of Rohingya Muslims

TEHRAN (IQNA) – A United Nations committee on Friday endorsed a resolution turning up the heat on Myanmar over the persecution of its Rohingya Muslim minority.
14:24 , 2018 Nov 17
Scholars, Figures from 100 Countries Expected at Int’l Muslim Unity Conference  

Scholars, Figures from 100 Countries Expected at Int’l Muslim Unity Conference  

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The 32nd International Islamic Unity Conference will be attended by 350 scholars, thinkers and political and media activists from 100 countries, an official said.
13:56 , 2018 Nov 17
Post-Daesh Mosul

Post-Daesh Mosul

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The Iraqi government, backed by Popular Mobilization forces, known as Hashd al-Shaabi, recaptured the city of Mosul in northern Iraq in July 2017.
11:46 , 2018 Nov 17
Int’l Forum on Teaching Quran to Disabled Planned in Medina

Int’l Forum on Teaching Quran to Disabled Planned in Medina

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The King Fahd Complex for Printing the Holy Quran in the holy city of Medina, Saudi Arabia, plans to hold an international forum on teaching the Quran to the visually impaired.
10:45 , 2018 Nov 17
CAIR Wants Bias Probe in Fire at North Carolina Mosque

CAIR Wants Bias Probe in Fire at North Carolina Mosque

TEHRAN (IQNA) – A US Muslim advocacy group is asking state and federal investigators to look into whether a fire at a mosque in Cary, North Carolina, was a possible hate crime.
10:25 , 2018 Nov 17
Iran’s Khalili Comes 4th in Dubai Int’l Quran Contest for Women

Iran’s Khalili Comes 4th in Dubai Int’l Quran Contest for Women

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The 3rd edition of an international Quran competition for women concluded in Dubai, the UAE, on Friday.
09:44 , 2018 Nov 17
Yemen Ceasefire Deal Likely Soon: UN

Yemen Ceasefire Deal Likely Soon: UN

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The UN envoy for Yemen said the warring sides in Yemen are close to a deal on exchanging prisoners as a confidence-building measure ahead of the upcoming peace talks in Sweden, which both sides have promised to attend.
09:18 , 2018 Nov 17
Iran Gifts Quranic Books to Imam Sadiq (AS) Center in Uganda

Iran Gifts Quranic Books to Imam Sadiq (AS) Center in Uganda

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The Iranian Cultural Center in Uganda gifted 300 educational books on religious and Quranic issues to Imam Sadiq (AS) Educational Complex in Kampala, the capital of the African country.
09:10 , 2018 Nov 17
Saudi-Led Coalition Says to Halt Attacks on Hudaydah

Saudi-Led Coalition Says to Halt Attacks on Hudaydah

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The Saudi-led coalition that has been attacking Yemen for over three years said it is halting its offensive on the western Yemeni city of Hudaydah, after nearly two weeks of fierce air and ground assault to push out Houthi Ansarullah fighters from the strategic city.
19:35 , 2018 Nov 15
Lieberman’s Resignation Admission of Zionists’ Defeat: Hamas

Lieberman’s Resignation Admission of Zionists’ Defeat: Hamas

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The political leader of the Hamas resistance movement said the Israeli minister of military affairs’ resignation in the aftermath of an Egypt-brokered truce with Gaza constitutes “an admission of defeat” and a “political victory” for the Palestinian resistance in the besieged territory.
12:59 , 2018 Nov 15
Ayatollah Khamenei Commends Hijab-Wearing Paralympic Athletes   

Ayatollah Khamenei Commends Hijab-Wearing Paralympic Athletes   

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei hailed Iranian female athletes for observing Hijab in the Asian Para Games.  
15:11 , 2018 Nov 14
Iraq Nat’l Quran Competition: Preliminary Stage Held in Kirkuk, Nineveh

Iraq Nat’l Quran Competition: Preliminary Stage Held in Kirkuk, Nineveh

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The preliminary stage of the 11th national Quran recitation competition in Iraq was held in Kirkuk and Nineveh governorates.
13:49 , 2018 Nov 14
Zionist Settlers Raid West Bank Village

Zionist Settlers Raid West Bank Village

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Zionist settlers Wednesday torched a vehicle in the village of Urif, south of the northern West Bank city of Nablus, said a local activist.
13:23 , 2018 Nov 14
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