Late Egyptian Quran Master Commemorated|
A ceremony was held on Monday, June 17, in Cairo to commemorate the late Egyptian Quran master and reciter Sheikh Muhammad Al-Hilbawi.
Better Coverage of Int’l Quranic Events Urged|
There is lack of a unified policy for Muslim world media about covering international Quranic events, an Algerian Quran activist said.
Egyptian president to meet Hamas delegation led by Mishaal|
Egyptian president Mohammed Morsi is to meet a Hamas delegation led by its supreme leader Khaled Mishaal in Cairo on Monday night, sources close to the delegation said.
Shiite school of Fudiyyah conducts graduation ceremony in Zaria / Pics
The graduation ceremony of the Shiite students of Fudiyyah Primary/Secondary school took place on Saturday 15 June 2013, at the Premises of the School in Zaria.
Syria: Mursi’d Better Close Israeli Embassy not the Syrian|
The Syrian government on Sunday condemned Egypt's decision to cut ties with Damascus and back the armed opposition groups against President Bashar al-Assad, calling it an "irresponsible" move.
Egyptian Shia cleric: "Today, al-Azhar is nothing except a name"|
Egyptian Shia cleric adopted a tough stance on Muslim Brotherhood and al-Azhar anti-Shia acts.
Eminent Egyptian Quran Reciter Dies|
Egyptian Quran Master Muhammad Abdul-Hadi Al-Hilbawi passed away on Saturday.
Birth anniversary of Hadrat Abbas and two holy Imams commemorated in Zaria, Nigeria / Pics|
The Birthday Commemoration of Abul Fadl Abbas took place at Husainiyyah aqiyyatullah Zaria on Thursday the 5th of Shabab 1434(13/6/13) together with that of Imam Husain(AS) and Imam Zainul Abidin(AS).
Al-Azhar Calls for Boycotting Myanmar|
Egypt’s Al-Azhar Islamic Center urged Arab and Muslim countries to boycott Myanmar in protest to the Myanmar regime’s atrocities against Muslims.
First International Islamic Banking and Development Conference in Mozambique|
The Government of Mozambique and the Arab African Council on Socioeconomic Development (AACSED), invited Institutions and delegates will participate in the historic launch of the Islamic American Banking Association (IABA) and join the historic "Maputo Declaration" on conventional and Islamic banking partnership in the developing world.
Al-Azhar Institute Refuses Call for Jihad in Syria|
Al-Azhar Institute: we didn't sign the scholars' statement that called for Jihad in Syria
Quranic Stories Animation Received Well|
An animation series titled “Stories of Women in the Quran” has been received well in many non-Arab countries.
Cairo court orders Mubarak sons release|
A Cairo criminal court has ordered the release of ousted Egyptian dictator Hosni Mubarak’s sons who are standing trial on corruption charges and illicit gains.
Quran Manuscript Withdrawn from Sale after Egypt Protests|
A French auction house has withdrawn from sale a Koran manuscript that was taken from Cairo during Napoleon's Egyptian campaign at the end of the 18th century.
Muslim researcher defends Iran peaceful nuclear program|
A Muslim researcher from South Africa, in his book, has logically defended Iranˈs peaceful nuclear program.
Thousands of Shiite Muslims celebrated Prophetic Mission of Prophet Muhammad in Zaria / Pics
The Leader of the Shiite Islamic Movement in Nigeria Sheikh Ibraheem Zakzaky delivered a lecture on the occasion of day of Mab’ath (Prophetic Mission) on Thursday 6th June 6 2013 at Husainiyyah Baqiyyatullah, Zaria.
Bahraini opposition delegation to South Africa studies transition and difficulties of building a civil society|
Delegates of the Bahraini National Democratic Opposition Parties have met with Ms Judith February, Head of Democracy and Governance in the Human Science Research Council in the Republic of South Africa.
24th Annual Imam Khomeini Week marked in Nigeria / Photos|
June 2, 2013 is the 2nd day of the activities marking the 24th Annual Imam Khomeini’s week organized by the Academic Forum of Shiite Islamic Movement in Nigeria (AFIMN).
The Shiite Islamic Movement Marks Martyrs Day in Zaria, Nigeria / Photos|
The Shiite Islamic Movement in Nigeria under the Leadership of Sheikh Ibraheem Zakzaky marked its annual Martyrs day on Saturday 1st of June 2013, at Polo Ground, close to Husainiyyah Baqiyyatullah Zaria.
Nigerian Shiite Leader Meets Children of the Islamic Movement's Martyrs + Pics|
A dinner for the children of the Martyrs of the Shia Islamic Movement was held at the residence of Sheikh Zakzaky on Friday the 31 of May 2013 ahead of Annual Martyrs Day to hold on Saturday the 1st of June 2013.
Al-Azhar Calls for Cancellation of Quran Manuscript Auction|
Egypt’s Al-Azhar Islamic center called on UNESCO to call off an auction for selling a manuscript of the Holy Quran.
Egypt's Al-Azhar Sheikh Warns of Aliens' Plots to Weaken Iran, Syria|
Sheikh of Egypt's Al-Azhar Ahmed al-Tayyeb condemned the western states and their regional allies for sowing discord among the Shiite and Sunni Muslims, and said such attempts are aimed at undermining Iran and Syria.
Thousands of Nigerian Muslims Commemorate Birth Anniversary of Imam Ali (pbuh) / Photos|
Thousands of Muslims commemorated the birthday anniversary of Ameerul Muminina Imam Ali ibn Abi Talib (PBUH) in Zaria on Thursday the 13th of Rajab 1434 (23/5/2013).
Tunisia Prime Minister: Salafist group involved in terrorism|
Tunisia's Prime Minister Ali Larayedh says the Salafist group, Ansar al-Sharia, ‘is involved in terrorism,’ after its supporters clashed with security forces in the capital, Tunis.
Nigeria vows to continue northeast offensive against Salafist militants|
The Nigerian army has vowed to press ahead with a war on Boko Haram militants in the northeast as it imposed a 24-hour curfew in parts of the city of Maiduguri.