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Iranian Arbaeen Pilgrims Exempted from Paying Departure Tax

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Iranian lawmakers exempted nationals leaving the country for Arbaeen pilgrimage in summer from paying departure tax.

Engraved Quran Copy Fetches 77bln Rials at Tehran Auction

TEHRAN (IQNA) – An engraved copy of the Holy Quran was the most expensive item sold in the 3rd Baran Auction in Tehran.

Muslim Prayer Rooms in Japan

TEHRAN (IQNA) – With an increase in Muslim visitors to Japan, more prayer rooms are being installed in commercial facilities across the country, but the number of users remains limited due to reasons such...

Ayatollah Khamenei Offers Condolences on Passing of Senior Cleric

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Leader of Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyed Ali Khamenei extended condolences on the demise of senior Iranian cleric Ayatollah Mohammad Momen.
Quranic Activities
Kufa Mosque Hosting Iraq’s Nat’l Quran Contest for Students

Kufa Mosque Hosting Iraq’s Nat’l Quran Contest for Students

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The 6th edition of a national Quran competition for Iraq’s university students is underway in the southern city of Kufa.
23 Feb 2019, 09:09
Political
Suspected Extremists Attack Nigerian Town Hours before Poll

Suspected Extremists Attack Nigerian Town Hours before Poll

TEHRAN (IQNA) –  Suspected extremist militants on Saturday attacked a northeastern Nigerian town, forcing people to flee hours before presidential election polls were due to open, residents said.
23 Feb 2019, 10:34
Religious Activities
Iranian Arbaeen Pilgrims Exempted from Paying Departure Tax

Iranian Arbaeen Pilgrims Exempted from Paying Departure Tax

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Iranian lawmakers exempted nationals leaving the country for Arbaeen pilgrimage in summer from paying departure tax.
23 Feb 2019, 13:15
World
Muslim Prayer Rooms in Japan

Muslim Prayer Rooms in Japan

TEHRAN (IQNA) – With an increase in Muslim visitors to Japan, more prayer rooms are being installed in commercial facilities across the country, but the number of users remains limited due to reasons such as lack of awareness and difficulty of access.
23 Feb 2019, 16:51
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