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Number of People Embracing Islam on Rise in Norway

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The number of converted Muslims in Norway increased to at least 3,000 in recent years, a researcher at Oslo University’s Department of Culture Studies and Oriental Languages said.

Muslim Day Parade Held in New York

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Hundreds of people marched in midtown Manhattan Sunday for the 33rd annual Muslim Day Parade.

Texas Mosque Members Extend Invitation to Community

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Members of the Victoria Islamic Center in the US state of Texas still remember how hundreds of Victoria residents visited the ruins of their burned mosque in a show of solidarity and unity.

Irish Senator Urges Event to be Canceled over ‘Apartheid Israel’

TEHRAN (IQNA) –  A senator from Irish nationalist party Sinn Fein called Israel an apartheid regime and called on football officials in Belfast to withdraw from the upcoming games because they are to take...
Quranic Activities
Iran Nat’l Quran Contest to Kick Off in Arak on October 2

Iran Nat’l Quran Contest to Kick Off in Arak on October 2

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The final stage of Iran’s 41st national Quran competition will get underway in the central city of Arak on October 10.
25 Sep 2018, 09:41
Political
Israel Seeks to Split Middle East: Lebanon

Israel Seeks to Split Middle East: Lebanon

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Lebanese President Michel Aoun said the Tel Aviv regime is attempting to create division in the Middle East, and split the region along social and religious fault lines.
25 Sep 2018, 09:06
Religious Activities
500 Iranian Moukebs to Serve Arbaeen Pilgrims in Karbala

500 Iranian Moukebs to Serve Arbaeen Pilgrims in Karbala

TEHRAN (IQNA) – As many as 500 Moukebs will be set up by Iran in Iraq’s Karbala province during Arbaeen pilgrimage, an official said.
25 Sep 2018, 15:21
World
AI Urges Beijing to End ‘Systematic Repression’ against Muslims

AI Urges Beijing to End ‘Systematic Repression’ against Muslims

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Amnesty International (AI) in a report on Monday urged the Chinese government to end the "brainwashing" of nearly one million Muslims held in "re-education" camps in the Xinjiang Uighur region.
24 Sep 2018, 10:24
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