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Children's Book on Hijab Puts Muslim Girls in Spotlight

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Children want to see characters who look like them, said Hudda Ibrahim.
Iraq Records Highest Daily Coronavirus Infections
TEHRAN (IQNA) – With 3,484 new coronavirus cases, Iraq on Monday reported the highest-ever daily COVID-19 infections, according to the Health Ministry.
11:28 , 2020 Aug 11
Woman Sentenced to Six Months for Quran Desecration Flees Tunisia
TEHRAN (IQNA) – A Tunisian blogger sentenced to six months in prison for desecrating the Quran has fled the country.
10:49 , 2020 Aug 11
Expert: Halal Tourism to Make Strides amid Coronavirus Pandemic
TEHRAN (IQNA) – With the pandemic looming over vacationers, there has been growing interest in halal tourism which offers greater privacy, an international tour operator said.
17:36 , 2020 Aug 10
100-Year-Old Mosque with Beautiful Architecture in Egypt
TEHRAN (IQNA) –  The Habashi Mosque in Damanhur, Egypt, was built in 1920.
15:01 , 2020 Aug 05
Total Curfew Planned in Iraq on Eid al-Adha
TEHRAN (IQNA) – Iraq is instituting a “total curfew” for the upcoming Eid al-Adha holiday.
11:26 , 2020 Jul 28
Iraqi Cleric Urges Reopening Religious Sites
TEHRAN (IQNA) – A top Iraqi cleric called for reopening religious sites in the country while observing the health protocols.
17:41 , 2020 Jul 27
Coronavirus Cases Top 50,000 in Oman
TEHRAN (IQNA) – The number of confirmed coronavirus cases in the Persian Gulf state of Oman exceeded 50,000 Wednesday, the health ministry said.
14:25 , 2020 Jul 08
Timurid-Era Quran Copy to Be Auctioned in London
TEHRAN (IQNA) – British auction house Christie’s plans to hold an auction of Islamic and oriental arts later this month.
13:27 , 2020 Jun 14
‘Most Beautiful Letter to Imam Khomeini’ Contest Planned in Lebanon
TEHRAN (IQNA) – The Iranian Cultural Center in Lebanon plans to hold a letter writing competition named “The Most Beautiful Letter to Imam Khomeini (RA)”.
14:59 , 2020 Jun 10
Saudi Arabia Closes 39 Mosques again to Prevent Spread of COVID-19
TEHRAN (IQNA) – Saudi authorities have closed down 39 mosques in the Kingdom after coronavirus infections were suspected among worshippers or those in charge of the sites, state-media reported.
17:33 , 2020 Jun 07
Coronavirus Victims Fill Muslim Cemeteries in France
TEHRAN (IQNA) – The closure of France’s borders with some African countries due to the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) has created problems regarding the burial of deceased Muslims of North African origin.
14:33 , 2020 May 19
Virginia Islamic Center Distributes Free Meals in Ramadan (+Video)  
TEHRAN (IQNA) – The Dar Al-Hijrah Islamic Center in Falls Church, Virginia, distributes free meals among those in need during the holy month of Ramadan.
16:59 , 2020 May 06