TEHRAN (IQNA) – Linde McAvoy converted to Islam a few weeks after she enrolled in the Georgia Career Institute Conyers, US state of Georgia, for cosmetology last December — so she started wearing a hijab (headscarf) to her classes.
TEHRAN (IQNA) – Australia recognizes west Jerusalem (Quds) as Israel's capital, Prime Minister Scott Morrison said on Saturday, but a contentious embassy shift from Tel Aviv will not occur until a peace settlement is achieved.
TEHRAN (IQNA) – Courts in Bahrain sentenced two anti-regime protesters to life imprisonment and handed down prison sentences to four others as the ruling Al Khalifa regime presses ahead with its heavy-handed clampdown on political dissidents and pro-democracy campaigners in the Persian Gulf kingdom.
TEHRAN (IQNA) – Deploring Zionist control of US media, an American political analyst urged the first Muslim women elected to US Congress to make it a priority to expose the Zionist agenda to misinform people.
TEHRAN (IQNA) – Human Rights Watch in statement released on Wednesday called on the Nigerian government to ensure justice for the Shia Muslims of the country who have been facing a crackdown in recent years.