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Myanmar Soldiers Continue Killing Rohingya Muslims: UN

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Myanmarese soldiers are continuing to rape and murder Rohingya Muslims in the country’s Rakhine state, according to the United Nations Commissioner for Human Rights.
OIC Launches Awareness Campaign on Rohingya Suffering
TEHRAN (IQNA) – The Department of Information Affairs of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) has launched an awareness campaign on social media to highlight the issue of the Rohingya Muslim minority persecuted in Myanmar.
12:28 , 2017 Oct 17
70-Year-Old Prayer Leader Arrested in Turkey
TEHRAN (IQNA) – Security forces in Turkey’s southern city of Adana arrested a 70-year-old prayer leader on terrorism charges.
12:12 , 2017 Oct 17
Dine with Muslim Neighbors in Waite Park, Minnesota
TEHRAN (IQNA) – Local author and speaker Hudda Ibrahim is partnering with the city of Waite Park to provide a larger venue to promote understanding among Muslims and non-Muslims in Central Minnesota.
11:46 , 2017 Oct 17
Australian Muslim Inmates Allege Humiliation, Abuse by Prison Staff
TEHRAN (IQNA) – Allegations of abuse, humiliation and deprivation by prison staff have been made by Muslim inmates at a correction center in Brisbane.
11:53 , 2017 Oct 16
Brazilian Singers’ Insulting Move Angers Muslims
TEHRAN (IQNA) – People in different Arab and Muslim countries have condemned two Brazilian singers for using verses from the Holy Quran in one of their songs.
10:54 , 2017 Oct 16
Bishop Converts to Islam, Turns Church to Mosque
TEHRAN (IQNA) – A Kenyan bishop has converted to Islam and turned his church into a mosque.
10:26 , 2017 Oct 15
Rebels Kill 25 Muslims in CAR Mosque
TEHRAN (IQNA) – Anti-Balaka rebels killed at least 25 Muslims inside a mosque in the town of Kembe in south-central Central African Republic.
12:24 , 2017 Oct 14
China Shutters Islamic Bookstore in Beijing, Detains Owner
TEHRAN (IQNA) – Authorities in Beijing have shut down a well-known Islamic bookstore and publishing house and detained its founder on "terrorism" charges amid a nationwide security operation ahead of the ruling Chinese Communist Party's five-yearly congress this month.
12:10 , 2017 Oct 11
Hotel in China's Shenzhen Fined for Breaking Muslim Uyghur Guest Ban
TEHRAN (IQNA) – Authorities in China’s southern province of Guangdong have fined the manager of a hotel in the border city of Shenzhen for breaking a ban on ethnic minority Uyghur guests ahead of the ruling Communist Party's five-yearly congress later this month.
11:26 , 2017 Oct 10
BNP Campaigns against Local Mosque Plans that 'Do Not Exist'
TEHRAN (IQNA) –The British National Party (BNP) has launched a campaign against supposed plans for a mosque that local authorities say do not exist.
09:56 , 2017 Oct 10
Taj Mahal Dropped from Tourism Booklet for Belonging to Islamic Culture
TEHRAN (IQNA) – Taj Mahal is one of the Seven Wonders of the World, attracting more than six million tourists a year.
08:59 , 2017 Oct 10
Oakland Mayor Plans Key Speech at Islamic Center
TEHRAN (IQNA) – Oakland Mayor Libby Schaaf will give the annual State of the City address next month at the Islamic Cultural Center of Northern California, for the first time in the history of the state.
11:44 , 2017 Oct 09