TEHRAN (IQNA) – Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyed Ali Khamenei in a message on the occasion of Nowruz (Iranian new year) hailed the concurrence of the Spring of Nature with the Spring of Spirituality, hoping for both natural and spiritual growth for the country.
TEHRAN (IQNA) – German Chancellor Angela Merkel’s hardline new interior minister said Islam is “not part of Germany” in an interview published on Friday, setting off a political storm two days into her fourth term.
TEHRAN (IQNA) – The secretary-general of the Muslim World League (MWL), Mohammed bin Abdul Karim Al-Issa, who is also the president of the International Islamic Halal Organization, made an exclusive distribution agreement with Japan.
TEHRAN (IQNA) – Aung San Suu Kyi has reportedly personally addressed Myanmar’s ongoing Rohingya Muslim crisis at a closed-door meeting of southeast Asian leaders, asking for help from Asean nations with humanitarian relief and Myanmar’s capacity to recover from the conflict.
TEHRAN (IQNA) – Morocco’s Awqaf Ministry said the preliminary stage of the African country’s 14th international Quran memorization, recitation and interpretation competition will be held on July 25 and 26.