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Int’l Quranic Conference Underway in Kashmir  

Int’l Quranic Conference Underway in Kashmir  

TEHRAN (IQNA) – A two-day international conference on ‘Major Trends in Rhetorical and Stylistic Exegesis of Quran’ began at Islamic University of Science and Technology (IUST) in Awantipora, a town in the Pulwama district of the Indian state of Jammu and Kashmir on Tuesday.
11:43 , 2018 Oct 17
Israeli Jets Pound Gaza  

Israeli Jets Pound Gaza  

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Israeli fighter jets struck targets in the Gaza Strip, killing one Palestinian and injuring three others.
10:53 , 2018 Oct 17
Ceremony Held to See Off Those Serving Arbaeen Pilgrims  

Ceremony Held to See Off Those Serving Arbaeen Pilgrims  

TEHRAN (IQNA) –  A ceremony was held at the holy shrine of Imam Reza (AS) in Mashhad, northeast Iran, to see off pilgrims and those serving the pilgrims who travel to Karbala later this month for Arbaeen.
10:33 , 2018 Oct 17
Online Quran Teaching Becomes Booming Business in Pakistan

Online Quran Teaching Becomes Booming Business in Pakistan

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Pakistan has turned into a center for online Islamic instructional classes and courses as an ever-increasing number of individuals in western nations end up keen on studying the Holy Quran, reported Washington Post.
10:08 , 2018 Oct 17
Egypt Conference Discussing Innovation in Issuing Fatwa

Egypt Conference Discussing Innovation in Issuing Fatwa

TEHRAN (IQNA) – An international conference titled on issuing Fatwas (religious edicts) in the Muslim world began in Cairo on Tuesday.
09:42 , 2018 Oct 17
Over 15,000 Yemeni Civilians Killed in Saudi-Led Aggression So Far: Rights Group

Over 15,000 Yemeni Civilians Killed in Saudi-Led Aggression So Far: Rights Group

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The Legal Center for Rights and Developments in Yemen said the ongoing Saudi-led military campaign against the impoverished and conflict-plagued Arab country has claimed the lives of more than 15,000 civilians.
08:58 , 2018 Oct 17
Iranian Quran Memorizer to Leave for Russia Wednesday

Iranian Quran Memorizer to Leave for Russia Wednesday

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Iranian memorizer Abuzar Karami will leave Tehran for Russia today to take part in the country’s international Quran contest.
08:45 , 2018 Oct 17
Foundation in Abuja, Nigeria, to Assist Kids to Recite Quran

Foundation in Abuja, Nigeria, to Assist Kids to Recite Quran

TEHRAN (IQNA) – A center for Quranic recitation in Nigeria, Nurul Yaqeen Islamic Foundation, has pledged to provide solution and assist Muslim children in recitation of the Quran at their tender age.
15:02 , 2018 Oct 16
Resting Places Planned for Arbaeen Pilgrims

Resting Places Planned for Arbaeen Pilgrims

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The Dar-ol-Quran of the Astan (custodianship) of Imam Ali (AS) holy shrine announced that it is ready to implement resting places for Arbaeen pilgrims in Basra Province, Iraq.
14:25 , 2018 Oct 16
New Head of Iran’s Awqaf Organization Appointed

New Head of Iran’s Awqaf Organization Appointed

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Hojat-ol-Islam Seyed Mehdi Khamoushi was put in charge of the country’s Awqaf and Charity Affairs Organization.
12:54 , 2018 Oct 16
Quran Recitation Session in Iran’s Arak  

Quran Recitation Session in Iran’s Arak  

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The 41st edition of Iran’s national Quran competition wrapped up in the central city of Arak Monday and a Quran recitation session was held on the same day in the city with the participation of prominent Qari Hamed Shakernejad.
12:13 , 2018 Oct 16
South Africa’s Cape Town to Enhance Halal Tourism Sector

South Africa’s Cape Town to Enhance Halal Tourism Sector

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Muslim tourists are likely to wield some of the biggest spending power within the next 15 years, said South Africa’s Cape Town mayor Patricia de Lille.
11:49 , 2018 Oct 16
Quran Exhibitions Planned on Path of Arbaeen Pilgrims: Iranian Official

Quran Exhibitions Planned on Path of Arbaeen Pilgrims: Iranian Official

TEHRAN (IQNA) – An Iranian official said three Quran exhibitions are planned to be mounted in the border crossing with Iraq during the Arbaeen season.
11:02 , 2018 Oct 16
Palestinian Shot Dead by Israeli Forces after Alleged Stabbing Attack  

Palestinian Shot Dead by Israeli Forces after Alleged Stabbing Attack  

TEHRAN (IQNA) –  A Palestinian was shot and killed by Israeli forces, on Monday, after he allegedly attempted to stab Israeli soldiers in the Barkan industrial area, near the illegal Israeli settlement of Ariel near Salfit City in the northern occupied West Bank.
09:54 , 2018 Oct 16
Egyptian Singer’s Quran Recitation Stirs Controversy

Egyptian Singer’s Quran Recitation Stirs Controversy

TEHRAN (IQNA) – An Egyptian singer has set off a social media flurry of criticism after reciting verses from the Quran in a way deemed disrespectful.
09:31 , 2018 Oct 16
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