TEHRAN (IQNA) – Bahrain’s Ministry of Justice and Islamic Affairs has announced a plan to replace foreign prayer leaders and muezzins with Bahraini nationals.
16:01 , 2018 Aug 08
TEHRAN (IQNA) – A Sri Lankan court on Wednesday handed a six-year jail term to a Buddhist monk accused of inciting violence against Muslims, holding him guilty of contempt just months after he was convicted of intimidating the wife of a missing journalist.
14:29 , 2018 Aug 08
TEHARN (IQNA) – The Malay Rulers have assented to the establishment of a panel to review and improve the administration of Islamic institutions in Malaysia at the federal level.
12:35 , 2018 Jul 30
TEHRAN (IQNA) – Iraq’s Nineveh Operations Command denied news circulated by media outlets over assaulting a mosque in Tal Afar town, west of Nineveh, describing this as an attempt “to ignite the sectarian strife” among Iraqis.
13:19 , 2018 Jul 18
TEHRAN (IQNA) – Among refugee advocates there has been a growing concern that recent agreements among regional governments and the United Nations on a framework for mitigating the Rohingya crisis could prompt at least some of the million-plus people who have fled the deadly military pogrom in Myanmar to consider risking a return to try to rebuild their lives.
16:23 , 2018 Jul 16
TEHRAN (IQNA) – Green-domed mosques still dominate the skyline of China's "Little Mecca", but they have undergone a profound change -- no longer do boys flit through their stone courtyards en route to classes and prayers.
12:29 , 2018 Jul 16
TEHRAN (IQNA) – A court in Uzbekistan’s capital convicted five people for membership in the banned Islamic group Hizb ut-Tahrir.
16:28 , 2018 Jul 10
TEHRAN (IQNA) – Rohingya Muslims in refugee camps have become more vulnerable to natural disasters with the onset of the monsoon season.
15:19 , 2018 Jul 08
TEHRAN (IQNA) – The Islamic Medical Association of Ghana(IMAG) was formally launched with a call on Muslim health workers to always exhibit the true tenets of Islam at their work places.
16:28 , 2018 Jun 25
TEHRAN (IQNA) – Egypt’s goalkeeper Mohamed El-Shenawy refused the Man of the Match award after a spectacular performance in the Egypt-Uruguay Match in the Russia World Cup 2018 on Friday.
16:21 , 2018 Jun 18
TEHRAN (IQNA) – Thousands of far-right protesters clashed with police in London on Saturday, following a violent demonstration in support of Tommy Robinson, the jailed founder of the anti-Islam English Defence League (EDL).
15:25 , 2018 Jun 10
TEHRAN (IQNA) – The International Islamic Trade Finance Corporation (ITFC), a member of the Islamic Development Bank Group, Ministry for Foreign Trade of the Republic of Uzbekistan and United Nations Development Program (UNDP) in Uzbekistan have come together for the first trade finance workshop titled “Trade Finance as a Key Factor in Trade Promotion.”
16:31 , 2018 May 22