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World’s Largest Religious Gathering Underway in Karbala for Arbaeen

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Millions of pilgrims, including a record number of Iranians, have gathered in Iraq’s holy city of Karbala to commemorate Arbaeen, the 40th day after the martyrdom anniversary of Imam Hussein,...

More than 60 Dead in Blast at Afghanistan Mosque

TEHRAN (IQNA) – At least 62 people were killed Friday and dozens more injured in a blast at a mosque in eastern Afghanistan.

Syria Will Respond to Turkish Invasion: Assad

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Syrian President Bashar al-Assad said the Damascus government will respond through all legitimate means available to the ongoing ground offensive by Turkish soldiers and allied Takfiri...

Bus Crash in Medina Leaves 35 Pilgrims Dead

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Thirty-five foreigners were killed and four others injured when a bus crashed with another heavy vehicle in the holy city of Medina, Saudi state media said on Thursday.
Quranic Activities
Iran Names Representative for Jordan’s Int’l Quran Contest

Iran Names Representative for Jordan’s Int’l Quran Contest

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Fatemeh Nazari has been selected as the Islamic Republic of Iran’s representative in the next international Quran competition for women in Jordan, an official said.
14 Oct 2019, 09:47
Political
More than 60 Dead in Blast at Afghanistan Mosque

More than 60 Dead in Blast at Afghanistan Mosque

TEHRAN (IQNA) – At least 62 people were killed Friday and dozens more injured in a blast at a mosque in eastern Afghanistan.
18 Oct 2019, 18:16
Religious Activities
World’s Largest Religious Gathering Underway in Karbala for Arbaeen

World’s Largest Religious Gathering Underway in Karbala for Arbaeen

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Millions of pilgrims, including a record number of Iranians, have gathered in Iraq’s holy city of Karbala to commemorate Arbaeen, the 40th day after the martyrdom anniversary of Imam Hussein, the third Shia Imam.
18 Oct 2019, 13:38
World
New Zealand to Trial Armed Police Patrols after Christchurch Mosque Shootings

New Zealand to Trial Armed Police Patrols after Christchurch Mosque Shootings

TEHRAN (IQNA) – New Zealand officials said on Friday armed police will patrol parts of the country in a trial project following heightened security concerns after a mass shooting in Christchurch in March that killed 51 people.
18 Oct 2019, 18:06
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