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Fatwa Bans Coronavirus Patients from Attending Congregational Prayers  

Fatwa Bans Coronavirus Patients from Attending Congregational Prayers  

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The Dar al-Ifta of Jordan has issued a Fatwa (religious edict) banning coronavirus patients from attending congregational prayers.
10:23 , 2020 Jul 05
Iraqi Style Quran Recitation Contest Planned  

Iraqi Style Quran Recitation Contest Planned  

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The National Quranic Sciences Center in Iraq plans to organize a competition on Iraqi style recitation of the Holy Quran.
09:46 , 2020 Jul 05
Mosque in Cairo Closed for Failing to Observe Coronavirus Regulations

Mosque in Cairo Closed for Failing to Observe Coronavirus Regulations

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The Cairo Religious Endowments Directorate moved to shut down the Imam Al-Hussein Mosque until further notice, referring the mosque’s imams and workers to investigation for failing to abide by coronavirus regulations.
09:06 , 2020 Jul 05
Lebanon’s Hezbollah Condemns Saudi Daily for Insulting Ayatollah Sistani   

Lebanon’s Hezbollah Condemns Saudi Daily for Insulting Ayatollah Sistani   

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Lebanese resistance movement Hezbollah denounced a Saudi-owned newspaper for publishing an insulting cartoon of senior Iraqi cleric Ayatollah Seyed Ali al-Sistani.
08:49 , 2020 Jul 05
Over 80 Reported Killed in Clashes between Syrian Troops, Daesh Remnants  

Over 80 Reported Killed in Clashes between Syrian Troops, Daesh Remnants  

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Heavy clashes broke out between Syrian government troops and remnants of the Daesh Takfiri terrorist group in the country’s central province of Homs with reported casualties from both sides.
08:28 , 2020 Jul 05
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 London-based 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
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