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Khashoggi Family May Have Pardoned Killers under Saudi Pressure

TEHRAN (IQNA) – A Saudi scholar said the family of murdered journalist Jamal Khashoggi may have forgiven his killers under “pressure and intimidation” from the Riyadh regime.
Ladies Prayer Halls in Dubai Mosques to Remain Closed
TEHRAN (IQNA) – Guidelines for reopening places of worship have started appearing outside of Dubai mosques in the UAE, although no date has been set by the Islamic Affairs and Charitable Activities Department (IACAD).
17:29 , 2020 May 30
Mosques in Belgium Remain Closed during Eid al-Fitr
TEHRAN (IQNA) – Mosques in Belgium will remain closed during the Festival of Breaking the Fast at the end of the Ramadan, the Muslim Executive of Belgium announced.
13:15 , 2020 May 20
Civilian Casualties Rising in Afghanistan: UN
TEHRAN (IQNA) – The United Nations called Tuesday for an immediate reduction of violence in Afghanistan, warning that civilian casualties are on the increase.
17:29 , 2020 May 19
Libyan UN-Backed GNA Forces Take Key Base from Rivals
TEHRAN (IQNA) – Forces allied with Libya's UN-supported government said Monday they have wrested control of a key military base on the outskirts of the country's capital from their rivals trying to capture Tripoli.
17:26 , 2020 May 18
Number of Coronavirus Cases in Qatar Nearing 31,000
TEHRAN (IQNA) – Qatar's number of novel coronavirus infections topped 30,000 Saturday, according to a Reuters tally based on official figures.
17:08 , 2020 May 16
PA Extends State of Emergency over Coronavirus
TEHRAN (IQNA) – Palestine’s President Mahmoud Abbas agreed late Monday to extend the country’s state of emergency amid the spread of the novel coronavirus.  
15:16 , 2020 May 05
18 Militants Killed in Police Raid in Egypt’s Sinai
TEHRAN (IQNA) – Egyptian police forces killed 18 militants in a raid on the restive northern part of the Sinai Peninsula, the Interior Ministry said Sunday.
13:31 , 2020 May 03
Filmmaker Who Mocked Sisi Dies in Egypt Prison
TEHRAN (IQNA) – An Egyptian filmmaker imprisoned without trial for more than two years for making a music video that mocked President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi has died at a maximum-security prison complex, two rights lawyers said.
10:02 , 2020 May 03
India Softens toward Muslims after Islamophobia Outcry
TEHRAN (IQNA) – India’s ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has called for unity and religious harmony after an international outcry over increasing Islamophobia in the country.
12:35 , 2020 Apr 29
Saudi King Oks Holding Prayers at Mecca, Medina Mosques  
TEHRAN (IQNA) – Saudi Arabia’s King Salman bin Abdulaziz approved performing Taraweeh prayers in the Grand Mosque in Mecca and Prophet’s Mosque in Medina.
15:40 , 2020 Apr 22
Philippines Region’s Gov’t Mobilizes Volunteer Force to Spread Awareness about COVID-19  
TEHRAN (IQNA) – The Philippines’ self-governing Muslim-majority Bangsamoro region has seen one additional case of coronavirus, bringing the total to nine, according to a top health official.
15:29 , 2020 Apr 21
Prayer Leader Arrested in Nigeria    
TEHRAN (IQNA) – A prayer leader has been arrested in Nigeria’s northern Kano State for leading Friday prayers despite a ban.
13:07 , 2020 Apr 21