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Minister Says Islam Part of German Culture

TEHRAN (IQNA) – German Interior Minister Nancy Faeser said that Islam has been part of German culture.
Kuwaiti Tennis Player’s Refusal to Face Israeli Opponent Lauded
TEHRAN (IQNA) – Social media activists hailed the move by a Kuwaiti tennis player to withdraw from an international tennis competition in order not to face an Israeli opponent.
10:38 , 2022 Jan 22
Nusrat Jahan Named 1st Muslim Woman Nominated for Federal Bench
TEHRAN (IQNA) – Nusrat Jahan Choudhury has become the first Muslim-American woman to be nominated to the federal bench after the White House made an announcement on Wednesday that President Joe Biden has nominated her.
14:49 , 2022 Jan 20
Man Sentenced to Jail in First Conviction over 2020 Anti-Muslim Riots in New Delhi  
TEHRAN (IQNA) – A man was sentenced by an Indian court to five years in prison in the first conviction over anti-Muslim riots in New Delhi in 2020, when more than 50 people, most of them Muslims, were killed.
15:28 , 2022 Jan 21
Bahraini Activist Wins Human Rights Defenders Award  
TEHRAN (IQNA) – Abdul-Hadi Al-Khawaja from Bahrain won the 2022 Martin Ennals Award for Human Rights Defenders.
11:59 , 2022 Jan 21
Court Halts Mosque Demolition in Quds
TEHRAN (IQNA) – A court in the occupied territories has stopped the planned demolition of a mosque in the East Jerusalem al-Quds neighborhood of Issawiya.
19:04 , 2022 Jan 20
Oldest Pulpit in Malaysia with Exceptional Carvings
TEHRAN (IQNA) – The pulpit, also called mimbar, of Kampung Laut Mosque is known to the oldest of its kind across Malaysia.
15:39 , 2022 Jan 19
New Mexico Mosque Arson Suspect to Remain in Jail
TEHRAN (IQNA) – The woman accused of setting fires at the Islamic Center of New Mexico will remain in jail until her trial.
17:15 , 2022 Jan 19
Muslim Countries Urged to Recognize Taliban Government
TEHRAN (IQNA) – The prime minister of the Taliban called on Muslim nations to be the first to officially recognize the group’s government.
17:07 , 2022 Jan 19
TEHRAN (IQNA) – The foundations of a prayer hall from the 12th century have been discovered under the Al-Nuri mosque -- where the Islamic State group once proclaimed their "caliphate" -- in Iraq's Mosul, site managers said Tuesday.
17:04 , 2022 Jan 19
Hindu Monk Who Called For Genocide of Muslims Jailed
TEHRAN (IQNA) – Indian police say that a Hindu monk has been charged with inciting religious violence after he called for the “genocide” of India’s Muslims at a meeting of right-wing supporters
10:42 , 2022 Jan 18
US Seeking Talks with Hezbollah: Report
TEHRAN (IQNA) – The United States has asked for talks with Lebanon’s Hezbollah resistance movement about the Arab country’s developments, a report said.
17:33 , 2022 Jan 18
Jamaica Urged to Recognize World Hijab Day
TEHRAN (IQNA) – A Jamaican businesswoman called on the country’s government to implement a no-discrimination policy in the workplace and in schools to protect the rights of Muslim women.
14:23 , 2022 Jan 18