Donate

News

7

Feb 19

Tyre burnt inside heritage mosque; FIR filed, ASI probes

Police registered A First Information Report FIR against unknown persons on Tuesday after a tyre was burnt inside the premises of Jama Masjid, one of the 114 monuments listed by the Baroda Heritage Trust, in Champaner, India. The mosque is a part of the Champaner-Pavagadh Archaeological Park, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. The case was...
Read More

5

Feb 19

A Workshop has been held at the Imam Hassan Hall

Under the supervision of the Imam Ali Holy Shrine, the Ministry of Labor and Social Security held a workshop discussing the methods of amending the Social Welfare Act. The workshop was held in Ammar bin Yassir Hall in Imam Hassan Hospitality Hall (Mudheef) affiliated to the Imam Ali (PBUH) Holy Shrine. Basim Abdul Zaman, the...
Read More

5

Feb 19

World Hijab Day marked in Ireland

Muslim women living in Ireland marked the seventh World Hijab Day, which aims to challenge stereotypes and shatter boundaries. The 150-seater venue for the World Hijab Day breakfast - a hotel in Dublin's Portobello area - was thronged, for the most part with women. The majority were clad in ankle-length - mostly colourful - coats...
Read More

5

Feb 19

1000 lives lost to Afghan conflict in January

Around 1,000 people were killed and another 800 injured in violence in Afghanistan last month, amid peace negotiations and hopes for an end to the bloodshed. In December, 2018), 1,121 people lost their lives and 475 others wounded during 140 different attacks, compared 131 attacks in January. These statistics show casualties increased by 14 percent...
Read More

5

Feb 19

Sayed Aref Nasrullah Visits Grand Ayatollah Shirazi

On Thursday, January 24th 2019, Mr. Aref Nasrullah, the Public Relations Manager of Grand Ayatollah Shirazi in holy Karbala met with the Grand Jurist during his visit to holy Qom. In this meeting, Mr. Nasrullah gave a report on the current situation of Iraq to the Grand Jurist and emphasized on the empowerment of Islamic...
Read More

5

Feb 19

Iraqi artists and writers thank Mesbah al-Hussein for its human project to marry young people

The artistic and literary circles expressed their thanks to Mesbah al-Hussein Foundation for Relief and Development for launching the House of Love, Beit al-Mawada,  project to marry the youth of Iraq from different sects and religions. The poet, Abu Hassanein al-Rubaie, attending the closing ceremony of the second phase at the Mansour Hotel in Baghdad...
Read More

5

Feb 19

9 injured as bus carrying Iranian pilgrims in Iraq attacked

At least nine Iranian pilgrims have been wounded after their bus came under a terrorist attack in Iraq’s northern province of Salahuddin, according to Iraqi media. The bus was targeted by gunmen on a road south of the town of Balad, some 50 kilometers north of Baghdad, on its way to a Shia shrine on...
Read More

5

Feb 19

An art exhibition that embodies calamities of Lady Fatima al-Zahra in holy Najaf

Imam Hussein, peace be upon him, sanctuary witnessed the inauguration of the Fatimid Cultural Exhibition, organized by a group of students of Al-Hawza in Najaf. The exhibition, which runs until 10/2/2019 corresponding to 11 Jumada II, also includes a special hall for children. The exhibition depicts what happened to Lady Fatima al-Zahraa, peace be upon...
Read More

5

Feb 19

Yemen truce monitor mission to meet on UN-hired ship

A committee overseeing a ceasefire in Hudaydah will hold its next meeting on a ship off the port city as Yemen’s warring parties cannot agree on a venue, Yemeni and UN sources said on Saturday. The United Nations is trying to implement a truce and troop withdrawal accord in Hudaydah, the main entry point for...
Read More

27

May 18

Muslims in Islamic and non-Islamic countries mark martyrdom anniversary of Lady Khadija

Muslims in Islamic and non-Islamic countries mark martyrdom anniversary of Lady Khadija Holy shrines in Iraq, Syria, and Iran in addition to mosques, Husseiniyahs, and Islamic Centers in Islamic and non-Islamic countries are marking the martyrdom anniversary of Lady Khadija, peace be... Saturday, 26 May 2018 21:44 (more…)
Read More

27

May 18

UN voices concern over decline in Yemen imports amid Saudi restrictions

UN voices concern over decline in Yemen imports amid Saudi restrictions The United Nations aid chief has expressed concern over the decline of food imports to Yemen amid restrictions put in place by the Saudi regime, warning that a further 10... Saturday, 26 May 2018 21:47 (more…)
Read More

27

May 18

Nearly dozen militants slain as Iraqi forces thwart attacks in Kirkuk

Nearly dozen militants slain as Iraqi forces thwart attacks in Kirkuk Nearly a dozen members of the Daesh Takfiri terrorist group have been killed after Iraqi security forces, supported by Popular Mobilization Units, foiled their attacks in the country’s northern oil-rich... Saturday, 26 May 2018 21:45 (more…)
Read More

27

May 18

More than 4000 Shia Hazaras killed since Sept 11, 2011

More than 4000 Shia Hazaras killed since Sept 11, 2011 More than 3,000 members of the Shia Hazara community have been killed since Sept 11, 2011 according to official figures while unofficial reports say 4,000 Hazaras have been killed in... Saturday, 26 May 2018 21:49 (more…)
Read More

27

May 18

Taliban military chief killed in Nangarhar airstrike

Taliban military chief killed in Nangarhar airstrike A Taliban military chief in Nangarhar has been killed in an Afghan Air Force airstrike in the eastern province, the Ministry of Defense (MoD) said in a statement on Saturday... Saturday, 26 May 2018 21:50 (more…)
Read More

24

May 18

Grand Ayatollah Shirazi religious sessions have begun

Grand Ayatollah Shirazi religious sessions have begun Coinciding with the beginning of the holy month of Ramadan, religious sessions and debates will begin at the honourable house of the Grand Ayatollah Sayyid Sadiq sl-Hussein al-Shirazi, may Allah.. (more…)
Read More

24

May 18

All mosques in China should raise national flag

All mosques in China should raise national flag Flags should be hung in a "prominent position" in all mosque courtyards for the places of worship to become "a solid platform for the study of the party and the... Wednesday, 23 May 2018 16:11 (more…)
Read More

24

May 18

Vienna hosts Quranic program

Vienna hosts Quranic program A Quranic program titled “A Night with Quran” was held at the Imam Ali Islamic Center in Vienna, Austria, earlier this week. Wednesday, 23 May 2018 16:16 (more…)
Read More

24

May 18

Heavy weapons seized in raid on Lashkar-E-Jhangvi hideout in Quetta

Heavy weapons seized in raid on Lashkar-E-Jhangvi hideout in Quetta The Counter-Terrorism Department (CTD) seized a large cache of weapons and ammunition during a raid in Kili Barat area of Quetta. Wednesday, 23 May 2018 16:41 (more…)
Read More

23

May 18

Bahrain upholds death sentences against two activists, nine others see their citizenship revoked

Bahrain upholds death sentences against two activists, nine others see their citizenship revoked Bahrain has upheld death sentences against two activists as the ruling Al Khalifah regime intensifies its crackdown against political dissidents and pro-democracy campaigners in the tiny Gulf kingdom. Tuesday, 22 May 2018 18:25 (more…)
Read More

23

May 18

Pakistan heatwave kills 65 people in Karachi – welfare organization

Pakistan heatwave kills 65 people in Karachi - welfare organization A heatwave has killed 65 people in Pakistan’s southern city of Karachi over the past three days, a social welfare organization said on Tuesday, amid fears the death toll could... Tuesday, 22 May 2018 18:48 (more…)
Read More