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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.
16:51 , 2019 Feb 23
Translation of Quran Meanings in Uzbek Published

Translation of Quran Meanings in Uzbek Published

TEHRAN (IQNA) – A book titled Translation of Quranic Meanings in the Uzbek Language was published in Uzbekistan.
15:59 , 2019 Feb 23
Engraved Quran Copy Fetches 77bln Rials at Tehran Auction

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.
15:39 , 2019 Feb 23
Russia, US to Find Ways to Lift Travel Ban on Taliban Leaders for Peace Talks

Russia, US to Find Ways to Lift Travel Ban on Taliban Leaders for Peace Talks

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The United States and Russia have agreed to explore options on securing travel waivers for Taliban negotiators to participate in talks to end the war in Afghanistan, the US peace envoy said ahead of a fresh round of peace talks scheduled on Monday.
14:45 , 2019 Feb 23
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.
13:15 , 2019 Feb 23
Quranic Festival in Tehran

Quranic Festival in Tehran

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The 13th edition of a Quranic festival named Modhammatan was held at the mausoleum of Imam Khomeini south of Tehran on Friday.
11:28 , 2019 Feb 23
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.
10:34 , 2019 Feb 23
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.
09:09 , 2019 Feb 23
Ayatollah Khamenei Offers Condolences on Passing of Senior Cleric

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.
08:40 , 2019 Feb 23
Palestinian Worshippers Gain Access to Restricted Al-Aqsa Mosque Area

Palestinian Worshippers Gain Access to Restricted Al-Aqsa Mosque Area

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Palestinians worshippers managed to gain access to the Israeli-restricted Bab al-Rahma area of the al-Aqsa Mosque in the occupied Old City of East Jerusalem al-Quds.
08:28 , 2019 Feb 23
Jordan MPs Call for Expulsion of Israel Envoy over al-Aqsa Assault

Jordan MPs Call for Expulsion of Israel Envoy over al-Aqsa Assault

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Members of the Jordanian parliament’s Palestine Committee called for the expulsion of Israel's ambassador from the country in response to Tel Aviv's latest measures in Jerusalem al-Quds.
08:21 , 2019 Feb 21
No Guarantee Australian Weapons Aren't Used in War on Yemen: Government

No Guarantee Australian Weapons Aren't Used in War on Yemen: Government

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The Australian defense department can’t guarantee that Canberra-made remote weapons systems, that attracted a taxpayer subsidy, won’t be used in the bloody war on Yemen.
11:54 , 2019 Feb 20
Quran Memorizer Kids Honored in Egypt  

Quran Memorizer Kids Honored in Egypt  

TEHRAN (IQNA) –  In a ceremony held in the city of El Tor in Egypt’s South Sinai governorate, more than 100 children who have been memorizing the Quran were honored.
10:34 , 2019 Feb 20
Mashhad Hosting ‘Imam Reza (AS) and Scientific Movement’ Conference

Mashhad Hosting ‘Imam Reza (AS) and Scientific Movement’ Conference

TEHRAN (IQNA) – An international conference entitled “Imam Reza (AS) and Islamic World’s Scientific, Civilizational Movement” got underway in Iran’s northeastern holy city of Mashhad on Wednesday.
09:48 , 2019 Feb 20
Iran Judiciary Quran Contest to Kick Off Today

Iran Judiciary Quran Contest to Kick Off Today

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The final stage of the 6th Quran competition for the personnel of Iran’s Judiciary will start in the holy city of Qom on Wednesday.
09:14 , 2019 Feb 20
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