Quranic Activities
Forty Countries to Attend Egypt Int’l Quran Competition

Forty Countries to Attend Egypt Int’l Quran Competition

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Egypt’s Awqaf ministry said 40 countries have announced their willingness to attend the North African country’s international Quran contest.
22 Mar 2017, 18:18
Political
Bahrain Sentences Activists to Death

Bahrain Sentences Activists to Death

TEHRAN (IQNA) – A court in Bahrain sentenced three people to death over alleged involvement in terror acts as the Al Khalifa regime presses ahead with its heavy-handed crackdown on pro-democracy campaigners in the tiny Persian Gulf kingdom.
24 Mar 2017, 15:56
Religious Activities
Highest Minaret Launched in Holy Quds

Highest Minaret Launched in Holy Quds

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Palestinians launched the highest minaret in the holy city of Quds on Friday.
18 Mar 2017, 10:20
World
UN Agrees to Investigate Crimes against Rohingya Muslims in Myanmar

UN Agrees to Investigate Crimes against Rohingya Muslims in Myanmar

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The top United Nations human rights body agreed on Friday to send an international fact-finding mission to investigate widespread allegations of killings, rape and torture by security forces against Rohingya Muslims in Myanmar's Rakhine state.
24 Mar 2017, 18:29
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