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Afghan Quran Expert Hails Iran for Organizing Quran Contest for Visually-Impaired

TEHRAN (IQNA) – A prominent Afghan Quran expert lauded the Islamic Republic of Iran for organizing an international Quran contest for the visually-impaired.

Iran’s Quran TV to Air Recordings of Int’l Quran Contest for Muslim Students

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Iran’s Quran TV will begin broadcasting the performances of the participants in the 6th International Quran Competition for Muslim Students on Monday night.

40 Quranic Projects Implemented by Karbala-Based Center in 10 Years

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The Dar-ol-Quran Center affiliated to the Astan (custodianship) of the Imam Hussein (AS) holy shrine in Karbala, Iraq, has implemented 40 Quranic projects over the past ten years, an official...

Deep Concerns over Humanitarian Situation in Yemen's Hudaydah

TEHRAN (IQNA) –  The World Food Program called on all warring parties in Yemen's Hudaydah to maintain a free food flow through the port city.
Quranic Activities
Karbala Award Quran Contest to Kick Off Wednesday

Karbala Award Quran Contest to Kick Off Wednesday

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The preliminary stage of a national Quran competition named Karbala Award will begin at the holy shrine of Imam Hussein (AS) in Karbala, Iraq, on Wednesday.
19 Jun 2018, 11:49
Political
Unprecedented Crisis in Gaza Strip Caused by Israeli Use of Live Fire: ICRC 

Unprecedented Crisis in Gaza Strip Caused by Israeli Use of Live Fire: ICRC 

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) said Israeli troops’ unrestricted use of live ammunition against unarmed Palestinian protesters in the besieged Gaza Strip has left the enclave’s health workers struggling to cope with an unprecedented crisis.
19 Jun 2018, 09:55
Religious Activities
Egypt’s Al-Azhar, Awqaf Ministry At Odds on Issuing Fatwas

Egypt’s Al-Azhar, Awqaf Ministry At Odds on Issuing Fatwas

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The row between Egypt’s Al-Azhar Islamic Center and Ministry of Awqaf (endowments) and Religious Affairs over who has the authority to issue Fatwas (religious edicts) is now reaching the Arab country’s parliament.
19 Jun 2018, 09:41
World
Community Leaders in Canadian Town Denounce Arson at Mosque

Community Leaders in Canadian Town Denounce Arson at Mosque

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Community leaders in Edson, Canada’s Alberta province, denounced the recent arson attack on the town's mosque and offered their support on Monday to members of the Islamic Society of Edson.
20 Jun 2018, 08:26
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