Black, Muslim Prisoners Suffer Worse Treatment in Britain

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Black and Muslim offenders are more likely to be badly treated in prison, leading to poorer outcomes and mental health concerns, research has found.
Mosque in Bloomington, Minnesota Vandalized
TEHRAN (IQNA) – Just months after a blast shattered the early-morning serenity of sunrise prayers at Dar Al Farooq Islamic Center in Bloomington, Minnesota, the mosque was struck by vandals who broke windows and damaged many other items in the building.
10:09 , 2017 Oct 21
Maine University Adds Prayer Room Facility for Muslim Students
TEHRAN (IQNA) – The University of Southern Maine is adding a new prayer room to better accommodate Muslim students and students of other faiths.
11:01 , 2017 Oct 17
Anti-Islamic Posters Found on MUN Campus
TEHRAN (IQNA) – A controversial Islamophobic poster found in several locations on Memorial University’s campus in Canada are in the process of being removed.
10:13 , 2017 Oct 09
'Ask Me anything': Muslim Holds Open Conversation about His Islamic Faith
TEHRAN (IQNA) – People from diverse backgrounds and religions gathered at South Church in Andover on Sunday and shared dinner as New Hampshire photojournalist and Muslim Robert Azzi discussed the foundation of his religion.
11:57 , 2017 Sep 26
Skaneateles Church to Hold Program on Islam
TEHRAN (IQNA) – A five-week program, "Becoming Good Neighbors: Christianity and Islam," will begin Tuesday, Oct. 10, at St. James' Episcopal Church in Skaneateles, New York.
09:36 , 2017 Sep 26
Swiss Parliament to Vote on Whether to Ban Halal, Kosher Meat
TEHRAN (IQNA) – The Swiss Parliament is to vote on whether to ban the import of kosher and halal meat in the country amid criticism from Jewish leaders.
11:03 , 2017 Aug 23
Alameda Community Outraged Over Anti-Islamic Hate Flyers
TEHRAN (IQNA) – A message of hate posted on flyers throughout the city of Alameda, California, had police on high alert and residents of the East Bay community pushing back Monday.
12:25 , 2017 Aug 22
Halal Food Festival Back in London
TEHRAN (IQNA) – Visitors gathered on Saturday, August 19, at London’s Tobacco Dock during the London Halal Food Festival, which took place on August 19-20.
10:59 , 2017 Aug 21
With 'Ask A Muslim Anything' Events, New Hampshire Man Hopes to Tackle Misunderstandings
TEHRAN (IQNA) – Many Muslim-Americans will tell you that this is a tough time for them. From the 9/11 attacks to President Trump’s proposed travel ban, Muslims in America feel besieged by discrimination and misunderstanding.
12:03 , 2017 Aug 15
CAIR to Offer ‘Know Your Rights’ Workshop at Virginia Mosque
TEHRAN (IQNA) – On Wednesday, August 16, the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR) will hold a “Know Your Rights and Responsibilities’ workshop at one of the largest mosques in Virginia.
10:48 , 2017 Aug 15
“Meet A Muslim” in St. Louis, Missouri
TEHRAN (IQNA) – By many accounts, Sunday’s “Great Muslim Cook-Off and Food Fest” in Forest Park in St. Louis, Missouri, was a big success.
10:56 , 2017 Aug 14
Postcard Peace Event Planned for Minnesota Islamic Center
TEHRAN (IQNA) – A “Postcards for Peace” will be held at the Cole Library on the Cornell College campus in Iowa on Aug. 15 in solidarity with a Minnesota Islamic center.
12:15 , 2017 Aug 12