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AFP Photojournalist Survives Israeli Settler’s Attempted Car-Ramming Attack

AFP Photojournalist Survives Israeli Settler’s Attempted Car-Ramming Attack

TEHRAN (IQNA) – A Palestinian photojournalist survived an attempted car-ramming attack by an Israeli settler close to Huwara military checkpoint, south of the occupied West Bank city of Nablus.
22:01 , 2022 May 17
Conditions for Going on Hajj Announced in UAE

Conditions for Going on Hajj Announced in UAE

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The requirements for UAE pilgrims going on Hajj this year were announced by the relevant authorities in the Persian Gulf country.
21:24 , 2022 May 17
Muslim Swimsuit Authorized in French City of Grenoble

Muslim Swimsuit Authorized in French City of Grenoble

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The wearing of the so-called "burkini" by Muslim women in state-run swimming pools was authorized by the French city of Grenoble on Monday.
17:26 , 2022 May 17
Violence Achieves Nothing, Christchurch Mosque Shooting Survivor Says

Violence Achieves Nothing, Christchurch Mosque Shooting Survivor Says

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Temel Atacocugu, a survivor of the Christchurch shooting, said that if the Buffalo supermarket shooter had learned anything from the massacre in New Zealand that apparently inspired him, it should have been that the violence didn't achieve any of the gunman's aims.
17:24 , 2022 May 17
People in Tehran Bid Farewell to Ayatollah Fateminia

People in Tehran Bid Farewell to Ayatollah Fateminia

TEHRAN (IQNA) – A funeral procession was held here in the Iranian capital on Tuesday to bid farewell to Islamic ethics scholar Ayatollah Seyed Abdollah Fateminia.
17:24 , 2022 May 17
Different Views on History of Shiism

Different Views on History of Shiism

TEHRAN (IQNA) – There are different views on the origin of Shiism and some try to stress a specific time for its formation to introduce it as a sect separated from Islam.
17:23 , 2022 May 17
Provisional Reopening Order Handed to French Mosque

Provisional Reopening Order Handed to French Mosque

TEHRAN (IQNA) – A court in France has decided to issue a “provisional reopening” order for the Great Mosque of Beauvais which had been closed for six months over alleged “unacceptable” preaching.
15:49 , 2022 May 17
German Scholar Highlights Role of Quran in Boosting Christian Identity

German Scholar Highlights Role of Quran in Boosting Christian Identity

TEHRAN (IQNA) – A German scholar believes that the Quran has helped to strengthen the Christian identity.
15:33 , 2022 May 17
Fire Put Out near Holy Shrine of Imam Hussein (AS) in Karbala

Fire Put Out near Holy Shrine of Imam Hussein (AS) in Karbala

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Iraq’s Civil Defense said a fire that had broken out near the holy mausoleum of Imam Hussein (AS) in Karbala has been extinguished.
15:28 , 2022 May 17
Gatherings at Gyanvapi Mosque Limited by Indian Court

Gatherings at Gyanvapi Mosque Limited by Indian Court

TEHRAN (IQNA) – An Indian court has banned large prayer gatherings at Gyanvapi Mosque following the alleged finding Hindu relics at the site.
14:23 , 2022 May 17
Getting to Know Afghanistan’s Top Qari; Barakatullah Saleem

Getting to Know Afghanistan’s Top Qari; Barakatullah Saleem

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Barakatullah Saleem is one of the senior qaris of Afghanistan who has attended classes of top Egyptian figures.
13:50 , 2022 May 17
Rare Footage of Sheikh Hussary’s Recitation

Rare Footage of Sheikh Hussary’s Recitation

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The following video contains recitation of verse 6 of Al-Hujurat by legendary Egyptian Qari Sheikh Mahmoud Khalil al-Hussary.
11:56 , 2022 May 17
Al-Azhar Chief Talks of West’s Goal of Targeting Quran

Al-Azhar Chief Talks of West’s Goal of Targeting Quran

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The grand imam of Egypt’s Al-Azhar says the West is targeting the Holy Quran based on a set of defined goals.
11:09 , 2022 May 17
Saudi Arabia to Hold Kitabat Al-Quran Competition

Saudi Arabia to Hold Kitabat Al-Quran Competition

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The King Fahd Complex for the Printing of the Holy Quran in Medina, Saudi Arabia, plans to organize an international competition on Kitabat Al-Quran (Quranic calligraphy).
10:31 , 2022 May 17
Quranic Plan for Children to Be Held in 1,500 Egyptian Mosques: Awqaf Minister

Quranic Plan for Children to Be Held in 1,500 Egyptian Mosques: Awqaf Minister

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Some 1,500 mosques across Egypt will take part in a plan featuring summer Quranic programs for children.  
09:06 , 2022 May 17
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