Muslims Have No Religious Reason Not to Stand in Court, Council Says

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Australian Muslims have no religious reason not to stand before a judge or uncover their faces while giving testimony, according to the Australian National Imams Council.
Wheaton Mosque Conducting Open House to Promote Peace
TEHRAN (IQNA) – The Islamic Center of Wheaton, in the US state of Illinois, is organizing an Open Mosque Day on Saturday, November 18th, at the mosque located at 900 E. Geneva Road.
08:42 , 2017 Nov 12
Muslim Father Forgives Son’s Killer ‘In the Spirit of Islam’
TEHRAN (IQNA) – A slain Muslim delivery driver’s father forgave and hugged the man who was sentenced to 31 years for his son’s killing in the US state of Kentucky.
10:50 , 2017 Nov 11
British Far-right Activists Attend Military-Style Camps with Anti-Islam Group
TEHRAN (IQNA) – Young British far-right activists are travelling overseas for military-style training hosted by an anti-Islam group, according to a TV documentary.
10:24 , 2017 Nov 08
Saskatoon’s Muslim Community to Hold Awareness Day
TEHRAN (IQNA) – Wednesday is Islam awareness day, and Saskatoon’s Muslim community is looking to quell misconceptions about their culture.
10:54 , 2017 Oct 31
Muslim Students Protest over Newcastle University's Plans to Limit Their Prayer Space
TEHRAN (IQNA) – The Newcastle University's Islamic Society held an outside public prayer session to protest against plans to turn the space into a multi-faith room.
12:22 , 2017 Oct 23
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