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New Zealand Police Warned of Another Mosque Threat before Christchurch Massacre

TEHRAN (IQNA) – New Zealand police and security services were warned of a threat against another mosque for the same day that a gunman killed 51 Muslim worshippers in Christchurch in 2019, an Islamic women's group told an inquiry into the shooting massacre.
Algeria Awaits Apology from France for Colonialism
TEHRAN (IQNA) –Algeria is waiting for an apology for France's colonial occupation of the North African country, the president said, expressing hope that Emmanuel Macron would build on recent conciliatory overtures.
15:05 , 2020 Jul 05
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
Italy Seizes Large Haul of Daesh-Made Amphetamines  
TEHRAN (IQNA) – Italian police said Wednesday they have seized a world record 14-ton haul of amphetamines made by the Daesh group in Syria.
14:22 , 2020 Jul 01
Moroccan Actor Arrested for Insulting Remarks on Islam
TEHRAN (IQNA) – Morocco’s police have taken an actor into custody for making insulting remarks about Islam.
08:50 , 2020 Jun 28
Mahathir Mohamad Backs New Candidate for Malaysia's PM
TEHRAN (IQNA) – Former Malaysian prime minister Mahathir Mohamad has thrown his support behind the chief minister of the Borneon state of Sabah as candidate to lead the country, a statement from Mahathir said on Saturday.
18:07 , 2020 Jun 27
Strategic Council of International Servants of Mahdism Condemns Racism in US
TEHRAN (IQNA) – The Strategic Council of the International Servants of Mahdism denounced racism in the US and brutal repression of those demonstrating against it.
16:37 , 2020 Jun 27
Restoration in Turkey’s Historical Mosque Raises Eyebrows
TEHRAN (IQNA) – The whitewashing of some artworks and the removal of boards with rear examples of calligraphy inside the Nasrullah Kadi Mosque, which was built in 1506 in Turkey’s northern province of Kastamonu, as a result of a restoration has raised eyebrows.
14:50 , 2020 Jun 27
Pakistani Govt to Refund Hajj Dues to All Applicants  
TEHRAN (IQNA) – The Pakistani government has decided to refund Hajj dues to all applicants of Hajj-2020 from Thursday.
13:15 , 2020 Jun 27
Boat Carrying Rohingya Muslim Refugees Found Floating Off Indonesia
TEHRAN (IQNA) – A boat carrying almost 100 suspected Rohingya refugees was found floating several miles off the coast of Indonesia’s Aceh province on Wednesday after being rescued by fishermen, authorities said.
16:25 , 2020 Jun 24
Pakistani Minister: Unity Solution to Muslim World Challenges
TEHRAN (IQNA) – Pakistan’s Federal Minister of Human Rights Shireen Mazari called upon the Muslim world to shed its dependence on the Western world and take a united stance on critical issues like Kashmir and Palestine in order for the rest of the world to take them seriously and to emerge as a global force to be respected.
11:05 , 2020 Jun 24
Egypt to Ease Coronavirus Restrictions Later This Week
TEHRAN (IQNA) – Egypt will reopen restaurants, cafes, and places of worship from the end of the week but will keep some restrictions in place to limit crowding, the prime minister said on Tuesday, as new coronavirus cases continue to climb.
17:01 , 2020 Jun 23
Islamophobia Rising Tide in West: Indonesian Muslim Scholars  
TEHRAN (IQNA) – Indonesian Muslim intellectuals have voiced their concerns following a recent report on mounting Islamophobia in western countries.
15:24 , 2020 Jun 23