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Twitter CEO Under Fire for Ignoring Plight of Rohingya Muslims  

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The CEO of Twitter has faced fierce criticism for promoting Myanmar as a tourist destination in a series of tweets despite hundreds of thousands of Muslim refugees fleeing human rights abuses that the UN says amounts to genocide.
Palestinian Family Forced to Demolish House in Quds
TEHRAN (IQNA) – Israeli authorities on Saturday forced a Palestinian family to demolish its own house in occupied East Jerusalem (Quds), the family members said.
12:49 , 2018 Dec 09
Amsterdam Police Investigating Death Threats against Mosque
TEHRAN (IQNA) – The Amsterdam police are investigating a video in which a spokesperson for the Nasr mosque in Amsterdam-Oost is threatened with death.
09:59 , 2018 Dec 05
China Extends Crackdown on Muslims  
TEHRAN (IQNA) –  China’s crackdown on Muslims in Xinjiang province has spread to Ningxia, signaling a hardening in Beijing’s management of ethnic and religious groups.
15:10 , 2018 Dec 02
India's Top Court Urged to Resolve Babri Masjid Dispute
TEHRAN (IQNA) – A senior lawyer representing Indian Muslims in the decades-old Babri Masjid dispute said the Supreme Court should announce its verdict and resolve the issue.
14:02 , 2018 Dec 02
At Least 15 Killed in Al-Shabab Attack in Somalia
TEHRAN (IQNA) – At least 15 people were killed, including a controversial religious scholar, and 10 others wounded after a car bomb exploded followed by heavy gunfire in central Somalia, police and officials said.
14:48 , 2018 Nov 26
Palestinian Exports to Be Exempt from Russian Customs
TEHRAN (IQNA) –  Palestine and Russia are expected to sign an agreement, in the near future, exempting Palestinian products exported to Russia from customs, according the Palestinian ambassador to Russia.
14:38 , 2018 Nov 05
Israel Closes Roads, Entrances to Villages in Salfit District of West Bank
TEHRAN (IQNA) – Israeli forces set up military checkpoints and closed several roads to Palestinian traffic, on Sunday, in the northern occupied West Bank district of Salfit, after a shooting attack, in which two Israeli settlers were killed, while the third was severely injured, near the illegal Israeli settlement of Ariel.
14:27 , 2018 Oct 07
EU Convoy Targeted by Car Bomb in Somalia, No Casualties
TEHRAN (IQNA) –  A suicide car bombing by terrorist group al Shabaab hit a European Union armored convoy in Somalia's capital Mogadishu on Monday, damaging one vehicle but causing no casualties, police and the militants said.
15:13 , 2018 Oct 01
Turkey Detains 39 on Suspected Gulen Links
TEHRAN (IQNA) – Turkish authorities detained 33 soldiers and six others for suspected links to the network of a US-based cleric Ankara says orchestrated the 2016 attempted coup, state-run Anadolu news agency said on Wednesday.
11:43 , 2018 Sep 26
Egypt’s Muslim Brotherhood Leader Sentenced to Life
TEHRAN (IQNA) – A court in Egypt on Sunday sentenced Mohamed Badie, the leader of Muslim Brotherhood, to life in prison.
15:23 , 2018 Sep 23
Florida Man Suspected of Planning Mosque Shooting Gets 5 Years in Jail
TEHRAN (IQNA) – A 70-year-old man suspected of planning to carry out a mass shooting at a Jacksonville mosque in the US state of Florida was sentenced Monday to prison for an unrelated charge.
12:18 , 2018 Sep 18
Construction of ‘Ram Temple’ to Begin before 2019 Elections: India’s BJP MP
TEHRAN (IQNA) –  Former Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MP and Ram Janambhoomi Nyas president Ram Vilas Vedanti on Sunday claimed that the construction of Ram temple will begin before the 2019 general elections in India.
14:04 , 2018 Sep 17