1. GCC to team up in air rescue operations
    ABU DHABI — The GCC countries are working on a coordinated action plan to conduct search and rescue (SAR) operations in case of an aviation accident in the region.
  2. Sheikh Al-Azhar Rejects Wahhabi Extremist Call for Withdrawal of recognition Shia doctrine
    Al-Azhar’s Grand Imam refuses a call by a Wahhabi Extremist to withdraw the recognition of the Shia doctrine and considers Shiism as one of the wings of Islam.
  3. OIC Commends Iran’s Scientific Progress
    Coordinator general of COMSTECH, a ministerial committee comprising ministers of science and technology from 57 member countries of the Organization of Islamic Conference (OIC), lauded Iran for its progress in scientific and technological fields.
  4. Muslims in Philadelphia celebrate Islamic heritage
    Hundreds of Philadelphia Muslims celebrated their Islamic heritage Saturday with a parade down Chestnut Street and a festival at Penn’s Landing.
  5. Encyclopedia of Egyptian Quran Reciters Published
    The first volume of the Encyclopedia of Egyptian Quran Reciters was published by An-Nur Quranic Research Center in Cairo with the cooperation of the cultural officials of Iran’s Interest Section in Egypt and the Iranian Quran News Agency.
  6. The Trouble with Dr. Zakir Naik
    Britain’s decision to bar an influential Muslim cleric from entering the country underscores the failure of Indian secularism.
  7. Number of Shia Muslims in West Africa hits 7 million
    Sheikh Mohammed Dar Al-Hikma has mentioned that “What pleases us today is to see the Shiite School of thought has spread everywhere, and has gained huge numbers of sincere followers”.
  8. Grand Ayatollah Makarim Shirazi puts fatwa on ‘unclean’ pet dogs
    A SENIOR Iranian cleric, Grand Ayatollah Makarim Shirazi, has decreed dogs are “unclean” and should not be kept as pets – a move aimed at discouraging Western-style dog ownership in the Islamic state.
  9. Artist Starts on UK’s First Hand Written Quran
    Arts organization Creative Colors are making history after launching an exciting new project, the UK’S first handwritten Quran.
  10. Pakistani Shia Muslims announce to besiege the Parliament and provincial assemblies
    Although the government of Sindh has imposed a ban on the public meetings till June 30, the Majlis-e-Wahdat-e-Muslimeen (MWM) was staged demonstration across the Sindh Province including Karachi against the targeted killings of the Shia Muslims.