Cultural and Social
- The United Nations cultural and scientific agency adopted a resolution reaffirming the right of the Palestinians to the al-Aqsa Mosque compound in the occupied East Jerusalem (al-Quds).
- Winners of several categories the 39th edition of Iran’s national Quran competition which is underway in the northern province of Gilan were awarded.
- Over 100 exhibitors from 15 countries are expected to attend the award-winning Muslim Lifestyle Expo 2016 (MLE2016) taking place in Manchester, UK, later this month.
- Nigerian troops have arrested Sheikh Adamu Tsoho, the representative of the country's Shiite Cleric Ibrahim Zakzaky in central city of Jos, a report said
- There is an interesting tradition of one-day governorship of women in Ab-e Ask village, Mazandaran province, north of Iran.
- Amid a large-scale military operation to liberate Iraq’s northern city of Mosul from Daesh (ISIL) terrorists, the Iraqi Army disconnected Turkish troops in Bashiqa base from Mosul and is in control...
- Powerlifter Siamand Rahman and Para-archer Zahra Nemati are among 10 Asian athletes who made history in Rio.
- Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyed Ali Khamenei on Saturday outlined the general policies on elections in Iran, from the preliminary stages of qualifying the candidates to the...
- Iranian shooter Sareh Javanmardi has been shortlisted for the Best Female Athlete of September.
- Iranian female taekwondo practitioner Kimia Alizadeh underwent left ankle and knee surgery on Saturday.
- Tehran’s provisional Friday Prayers leader denounced a muted response by the so-called advocates of human rights, including the inept UN, to the gruesome Saudi airstrike that killed scores of...
- Iranian powerlifter Siamand Rahman has been voted by the public as the Allianz Best Male Athlete of the Rio 2016 Paralympic Games.