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Investigation Ordered into Beirut Nightclub that Played Quranic Verses

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Beirut Governor Ziad Chebib ordered an investigation into a nightclub Saturday after a video circulated on social media purporting to show recordings of Quran verses being played at the club.
Deployment of Police at Liberia Mosques Not Terrorism Related
TEHRAN (IQNA) – The Liberia National Police said the deployment of police officers at various mosques across the country is not to prevent a terror attack but is intended to protect Muslims during the holy month of Ramadan.
12:02 , 2018 May 20
Florida Man Arrested for Threatening to Blow Up Mosque
TEHRAN (IQNA) – A man in South Florida, US, is accused of leaving multiple voicemails saying he would blow up a mosque days before Ramadan.
21:27 , 2018 May 18
Daesh Claims Attack on Indonesian Police in Riau
TEHRAN (IQNA) – The Daesh (ISIL or ISIS) terrorist group claimed responsibility for an attack on Wednesday in Sumatra, Indonesia that killed one policeman and wounded two.
14:31 , 2018 May 16
South Africa Muslim Judicial Council Delegation Visits Shia Mosque, Condemns Attack
TEHRAN (IQNA) – A high-level delegation from South Africa’s Muslim Judicial Council (MJC) visited the Imam Hussain (AS) Mosque in Verulam, near Durban, on Monday night to call for calm after Thursday’s fatal attack there, the MJC said on Tuesday.
11:47 , 2018 May 16
 UAE Government Announces Ramadan Working Hours   
TEHRAN (IQNA) – The United Arab Emirates’ Federal Authority for Government Human Resources (FAHR) has announced working hours for the holy month of Ramadan.  
16:36 , 2018 May 13
Exhibit in Philippines Showcases Replicas of World Major Mosques
TEHRAN (IQNA) – At least 2 dozen miniature mosques are now on display in Cotabato City in Maguindanao, the Philippines, as the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM) officially launched an exhibit of ‘Mosques Around the World’.
14:24 , 2018 May 13
Kazakhstan's Financial Hub Adds Islamic Arbitration Capabilities
TEHRAN (IQNA) – The Astana-based International Arbitration Centre (IAC) is adding specialists in Islamic law to its dispute resolution services, as Kazakhstan’s financial hub looks to Islamic finance to attract new business.
16:19 , 2018 May 08
Islam Religion of Co-existence, Peace: Rector of Pakistani University
TEHRAN (IQNA) – Rector of International Islamic University Islamabad (IIUI) Masoom Yasinzai called upon Muslim societies to promote Islam’s message of tolerance and peaceful co-existence.
13:37 , 2018 May 07
OIC Pledges Strong Role in Addressing Rohingya Crisis
TEHRAN (IQNA) – The Organization of Islamic Cooperation has pledged a strong role in addressing the Rohingya crisis.
16:53 , 2018 May 05
Compulsory Quran Teaching Bill in Pakistan’s Punjab
TEHRAN (IQNA) – Avoiding to adopt an opposition’s private member bill regarding compulsory teaching of holy Quran in every public and private educational institute of all levels including schools and colleges, the government itself pointed out the quorum of the Wednesday session of Punjab Assembly.
18:50 , 2018 May 03
‘Introduction to Quran’ Program in Connecticut
TEHRAN (IQNA) – Wisdom House in Litchfield, US state of Connecticut, will present an Introduction to the Quran from 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, May 19, at 229 East Litchfield Rd.
19:30 , 2018 May 02
Hate Crime at Mosque in Scotland      
TEHRAN (IQNA) – Strips of bacon were left on the door handle of a mosque in Scotland.
16:55 , 2018 May 01