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Iranians Vote in Presidential Election  

Iranians Vote in Presidential Election  

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Iranians cast their votes in the 13th presidential election as well as village and city council polls and mid-term parliamentary and Assembly of Expert elections on Friday.
08:33 , 2021 Jun 19
UN Rights Watchdog Urges Release of Bahraini Activists Facing Death Sentences

UN Rights Watchdog Urges Release of Bahraini Activists Facing Death Sentences

TEHRAN (IQNA) – A UN human rights monitoring group urged Bahrain to swiftly release and compensate two activists facing death sentences, saying the pair is being arbitrarily detained.
08:03 , 2021 Jun 19
Old Page of Quran to Be Exhibited in Riyadh

Old Page of Quran to Be Exhibited in Riyadh

TEHRAN (IQNA) – One of the oldest pages of the Holy Quran dating back to the 2nd century A.H. will be put on display in a calligraphy exhibition in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.
11:11 , 2021 Jun 18
Free Sports Hijabs Being Distributed in Finland

Free Sports Hijabs Being Distributed in Finland

TEHRAN (IQNA) – As a part of the FA’s latest initiative to promote the diversity of players in football, dozens of headscarves have been distributed to ensure girls from immigrant backgrounds also have their fair chance of playing the sport.
10:36 , 2021 Jun 18
Even One Single Vote Counts, Leader Says After Casting Ballot in Iran Presidential Election

Even One Single Vote Counts, Leader Says After Casting Ballot in Iran Presidential Election

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Polls opened nationwide in Iran’s 2021 presidential election this morning.
10:24 , 2021 Jun 18
Imam Khomeini Founded Islamic Republic on Basis of Justice

Imam Khomeini Founded Islamic Republic on Basis of Justice

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Imam Khomeini (RA) founded the Islamic Republic on the basis of justice and promoting it.
15:05 , 2021 Jun 17
Saudi Decision to Impose Restrictions on Hajj Pilgrims Is against Islamic Principles

Saudi Decision to Impose Restrictions on Hajj Pilgrims Is against Islamic Principles

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Iran’s top government authority on Hajj protested against a recent decision adopted in Saudi Arabia to impose restrictions on the annual pilgrimage for a second year over coronavirus concerns.
13:41 , 2021 Jun 17
Satanic Powers Seeking to Separate People from Islamic Republic: Leader

Satanic Powers Seeking to Separate People from Islamic Republic: Leader

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyed Ali Khamenei called for high turnout in the upcoming elections in Iran, slated for Friday, saying it would show support for the Islamic establishment.
08:58 , 2021 Jun 17
France’s Paul Pogba Removes Alcoholic Drink during Press Conference  

France’s Paul Pogba Removes Alcoholic Drink during Press Conference  

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Paul Pogba removed a bottle of alcoholic drink that had been placed in front of him to advertise the beverage sponsor.
16:45 , 2021 Jun 16
Germany Launches First Islamic Training College

Germany Launches First Islamic Training College

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Germany has launched a state-backed training center for imams to help reduce the number of preachers coming in from abroad, but the initiative has been shunned by leading Turkish groups.
16:08 , 2021 Jun 16
Soffeh Ritual at Holy Shrine of Imam Reza (AS) in Mashhad

Soffeh Ritual at Holy Shrine of Imam Reza (AS) in Mashhad

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Soffeh is a ritual held every day at the holy mausoleum of Imam Reza (AS) in Mashhad, northeast Iran.
15:16 , 2021 Jun 16
Police Called After Swastika Painted on Mosque in Canada’s Edmonton

Police Called After Swastika Painted on Mosque in Canada’s Edmonton

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The president of the Baitul Hadi Mosque in east Edmonton, Canada, said he has felt awful ever since he discovered a large swastika that someone spray-painted on the back of the building.
14:39 , 2021 Jun 16
500 Foreign Correspondents to Cover Iran’s Elections

500 Foreign Correspondents to Cover Iran’s Elections

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The upcoming elections in Iran will be covered by 500 correspondents from 226 foreign media outlets, an official said.
13:40 , 2021 Jun 16
Training over 3,800 Quran Memorization Teachers Begins in Iran

Training over 3,800 Quran Memorization Teachers Begins in Iran

TEHRAN (IQNA) – An official with Iran’s Awqaf and Charity Affairs Organization said more than 3,800 Quran memorization teachers will be trained in the country by the end of summer.
12:25 , 2021 Jun 16
Annual Quran Contest Planned in Gaza Strip

Annual Quran Contest Planned in Gaza Strip

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The Dar-ol-Quran Center in the Gaza Strip plans to hold the preliminary stage of its annual Quran competition for all age groups.
11:43 , 2021 Jun 16
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