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Bahrain Elections Lack Legitimacy: Cleric

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The representative of top Bahraini Shia cleric Sheikh Isa Qassim in Iran said the upcoming parliamentary elections in the Arab country lack legitimacy.

Taliban Attacking Shias in Afghanistan with US Greenlight

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The Taliban militant group has intensified its attacks on Shia-populated regions of Afghanistan with the US greenlight, an Afghan media activist said.

Yemen Ansarullah Movement Halts Counterstrikes on Saudi-Led Coalition

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Yemen’s popular Houthi Ansarullah movement, which has been defending the nation against the Saudi-led aggression, said it is halting its counterstrikes as a goodwill measure to speed up...

Students Quran Contest Begins in Iran

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The 33rd edition of the national Quran and Etrat contest for university students got underway in Mashhad, northeast Iran, on Saturday.
Quranic Activities
Eminent Egyptian Qari Dies

Eminent Egyptian Qari Dies

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Sheikh Mahmoud Abul Wafa al-Saeidi, a prominent Quran reciter in Egypt, died at the age of 64.
20 Nov 2018, 10:32
Political
Aggressors Pledge $500 Million Aid for Yemen

Aggressors Pledge $500 Million Aid for Yemen

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates, which together lead a coalition of Arab states launching a deadly war on Yemen and destroyed much of the impoverished country, pledged a $500 million food aid program for Yemen on Tuesday.
20 Nov 2018, 14:43
Religious Activities
Islamabad University to Organize Islamic Training Program for Women

Islamabad University to Organize Islamic Training Program for Women

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The International Islamic University Islamabad’s (IIUI) Da'wah academy for women will organize 36th Islamic Training Program for the women teachers of colleges and universities to raise their awareness about the importance of Quran and Hadith and provide them with detailed information about Islamic way of life.
20 Nov 2018, 11:05
World
Chinese City Urges Those 'Poisoned by Extremism' to Turn Themselves In

Chinese City Urges Those 'Poisoned by Extremism' to Turn Themselves In

TEHRAN (IQNA) – A city in China’s far-western Xinjiang region has ordered people who are “poisoned by extremism, terrorism and separatism”, in contact with overseas terror groups or act in a conservative Islamic manner, to turn themselves in to authorities.
19 Nov 2018, 11:49
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