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Iran Int’l Quran Contest: Members of Panel of Judges Announced

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The organizing committee of Iran’s 37th International Holy Quran Competition announced the members of the contest’s panel of judges.

Iran’s Foreign Minister Condoles Death of Lebanese Sunni Scholar

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif offered condolences on the death of Lebanese Sunni scholar Sheikh Ahmed al-Zein.

Saudi-Led Coalition Warned against Targeting Yemeni Oilfields  

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Yemen warned of attacking the Saudi Arabian oil giant’s facilities if a Riyadh-led coalition waging a war against the country strikes oilfields in a western province that is being liberated...

Best Qari in 10 Recitation Styles to Be Selected in Egypt

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The Al-Azhar Grand Mosque in Egypt has organized a competition to select the best Qari for recording a recitation of the entire Quran in 10 different styles.
Quranic Activities
Egyptian Qari’s Recitation at Abdul Azim Hassani (AS) Shrine

Egyptian Qari’s Recitation at Abdul Azim Hassani (AS) Shrine

TEHRAN (IQNA) – During a visit to Iran back in 1994, prominent Egyptian Qari Abol Ainain Shoaisha recited verses from the Holy Quran at a program held at the holy shrine of Hazrat Abdul Azim Hassani in Rey, south of Tehran.
01 Mar 2021, 16:35
Political
Yemen Attacks on Saudi Targets to Continue until End of Aggression

Yemen Attacks on Saudi Targets to Continue until End of Aggression

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Yemen’s attacks on Saudi targets will continue until the years-long Saudi war and siege come to an end, a senior official of the Houthi Ansarullah movement said.
01 Mar 2021, 08:13
Religious Activities
COIVD-19 Vaccination Necessary for Hajj Pilgrims: Saudi Arabia

COIVD-19 Vaccination Necessary for Hajj Pilgrims: Saudi Arabia

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Saudi Arabia’s government said pilgrims willing to take part in this year’s Hajj must be vaccinated against the coronavirus.
02 Mar 2021, 13:42
World
Protests Continue in Pakistan’s Abbottabad over Quran Desecration

Protests Continue in Pakistan’s Abbottabad over Quran Desecration

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Police in Abbottabad, Pakistan’s Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, arrested 12 aggressive protestors and registered cases against 150 unknown people as they damaged public properties during the protest against desecration of the Holy Quran.
03 Mar 2021, 10:32
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