IQNA

Court Upholds 15-Year Sentence for Prominent Egyptian Activist

Court Upholds 15-Year Sentence for Prominent Egyptian Activist

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Egypt's top appeals court upheld Saturday a 15-year prison sentence for a leading figure of the country's 2011 uprising, a judicial source said.
17:56 , 2020 Jul 04
Najaf Lawyers to File Complaint against Saudi Daily for Insulting Senior Cleric

Najaf Lawyers to File Complaint against Saudi Daily for Insulting Senior Cleric

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The Najaf lawyers Association in Iraq will file a complaint against a Saudi-owned daily for the publication of an offensive cartoon of prominent Shia cleric Grand Ayatollah Ali al-Sistani.
17:15 , 2020 Jul 04
Disclosing One’s Coronavirus Infection A Religious Duty: Iran’s President

Disclosing One’s Coronavirus Infection A Religious Duty: Iran’s President

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said if one tests positive for the coronavirus it is his or her duty not to hide it so as to prevent others’ infection.
16:16 , 2020 Jul 04
Four Killed, Seven Injured in Somalia Blasts

Four Killed, Seven Injured in Somalia Blasts

TEHRAN (IQNA) – At least seven people were wounded on Saturday as police shot a suicide car bomber at a checkpoint outside the port in Somalia's capital Mogadishu, police and witnesses said.
15:42 , 2020 Jul 04
Protests Held in Berlin against Israeli Annexation Plans  

Protests Held in Berlin against Israeli Annexation Plans  

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Hundreds of people took part in a rally in the German capital of Berlin on Friday to voice protest at the Israeli plans to annex parts of the occupied West Bank.
15:12 , 2020 Jul 04
Sudanese Center’s Quran Classes Equipped with Solar Panels  

Sudanese Center’s Quran Classes Equipped with Solar Panels  

TEHRAN (IQNA) – All classes of a Quranic center in Sudan have been equipped with solar panels to provide cheap and renewable energy.
14:37 , 2020 Jul 04
There Has Been Little Commemoration of Muslims’ Role in WWII, Says British Scholar

There Has Been Little Commemoration of Muslims’ Role in WWII, Says British Scholar

TEHRAN (IQNA) –  Muslims fought on all sides during the Second World War, including those contributing to the ultimate liberation of Europe, said a British history professor, adding that there has been little commemoration of those veterans for a long time.
13:19 , 2020 Jul 04
Latin American Figures Urge Sanctions on Israel  

Latin American Figures Urge Sanctions on Israel  

TEHRAN (IQNA) – More than 320 distinguished figures from Latin America including former political leaders signed a statement, calling for imposition of sanctions against Israel over its controversial plans to annex large parts of the occupied West Bank and Jordan Valley.
12:40 , 2020 Jul 04
Afghan President's Adviser Dies of Coronavirus

Afghan President's Adviser Dies of Coronavirus

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Mohammad Yousuf Ghazanfar, special adviser of Afghanistan's president on economic development, trade and poverty reduction died of COVID-19 on Friday, the Presidential Palace said in a statement on Saturday.
12:17 , 2020 Jul 04
Quranic Program for Women Planned in Ottawa

Quranic Program for Women Planned in Ottawa

TEHRAN (IQNA) – A Quranic course on Tajweed recitation of the Quran is planned to be held for women in Ottawa, Canada.
11:54 , 2020 Jul 04
Online Quranic Course Received Well in UAE

Online Quranic Course Received Well in UAE

TEHRAN (IQNA) – School students and others in the UAE have welcomed Quranic courses being held online.
11:01 , 2020 Jul 04
Michigan Cemetery Shutting Out Muslims from Graves They Already Purchased

Michigan Cemetery Shutting Out Muslims from Graves They Already Purchased

TEHRAN (IQNA) – More than two dozen religious, political and community leaders gathered Friday morning, before noon prayer at the American Moslem Society mosque in Dearborn, US state of Michigan, to call attention to a legal fight with nearby Woodmere Cemetery.
10:05 , 2020 Jul 04
6 Daesh Members Nabbed in Iraq’s Al-Anbar

6 Daesh Members Nabbed in Iraq’s Al-Anbar

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Six members of the Daesh (ISIL or ISIS) terrorist group have been detained in Iraq’s al-Anbar province, an official said.
09:33 , 2020 Jul 04
Pilgrims at Imam Reza (AS) Holy Shrine on Birthday of 8th Imam  

Pilgrims at Imam Reza (AS) Holy Shrine on Birthday of 8th Imam  

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Pilgrims from all over Iran visited the holy mausoleum of Imam Reza (AS) in Mashhad, northeast Iran, on Friday to celebrate the birthday anniversary of the 8th Shia Imam.
08:56 , 2020 Jul 04
20,000 Palestinians Attend Friday Prayers at Al-Aqsa Mosque

20,000 Palestinians Attend Friday Prayers at Al-Aqsa Mosque

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Friday prayers were held at Al-Aqsa Mosque in Quds (Jerusalem) with the participation of some 20,000 worshippers yesterday.
08:42 , 2020 Jul 04
1