Islamic world


  • india 2020-03-03 08:58

    Ex-envoy calls on Islamic world not to keep mum on violation of Indian Muslims’ rights

    TEHRAN – A former Iranian ambassador said on Monday that the Islamic world's silence towards violence against the Muslim community in India will end in more violation of human rights.

  • Three silver and brass overlaid steel rams dating from second half of 19th century (Credit: Christie’s) 2019-10-11 17:57

    Iranian historical objects, artworks to go up for auction at Christie’s

    TEHRAN – On October 24, Christie’s in London will auction 57 artworks and historical objects from Iran along with tens of counterparts from other Islamic countries and India.

  • A poster for the 4th International Health Congress of Islamic Countries 2019-10-06 19:49

    Tehran to host 4th Intl. Health Congress of Islamic Countries

    TEHRAN – The 4th International Health Congress of Islamic Countries, which is aimed to bring together senior scholars, academia, and experts from the public and private sectors, will be held in Tehran’s Homa Hotel from October 9 to 11.

  • A large Qur’an leaf in gold Kufic script on blue vellum, Near East, North Africa or Southern Spain, 9th-10th century CE (est. £400,000-600,000). Courtesy Sotheby’s. 2019-10-02 20:40

    Sotheby’s to put arts of the Islamic world on auction

    TEHRAN – Sotheby's, a British-founded American multinational corporation headquartered in New York City, has announced highlights of arts from the Islamic world, which will go under hammer in its upcoming auction.

  • A view of Goharshad Mosque next to Imam Reza (AS) shrine in the northeastern Iranian city of Mashhad. 2019-08-26 17:54

    A glance at essential elements of traditional architecture in Iran

    TEHRAN - Persian architecture has a long and complex history. The Elamite, Achaemenian, Hellenistic, and other pre-Islamic dynasties left striking stone testaments to their greatness, such as Chogha Zanbil and Persepolis—both designated as UNESCO World Heritage sites in 1979. 

  • Naqdi hails IRGC as a successful model in Islamic world 2019-05-19 20:07

    Naqdi hails IRGC as a successful model in Islamic world

    TEHRAN – Mohammad Reza Naqdi, the newly-appointed deputy coordinator of the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC), has hailed the IRGC as a successful model in the Islamic world, saying other countries want to have an organization like the IRGC as well.

  • روحانی 2019-03-16 20:11

    By Mehdi Sepahvand

    Rouhani urges New Zealand to bring perpetrators of ‘racist’ attack on worshippers to justice 

    President Hassan Rouhani has condemned Friday’s “terrorist, racist” attacks on Muslim worshippers in New Zealand, saying the perpetrators of the crime should be brought to justice.

  • The whole Islamic world is guilty 2019-03-16 10:56

    By Sarbaz Roohulla Rezvi

    The whole Islamic world is guilty

    TEHRAN - The horrible images massacre of Al-Noor mosque of Christchurch that shocked us all, were of course delightful for some. Right-wing movements from the divinator United states of America to the black heart of the green continent, from French white fascists to Anti-non-semitic Zionists, from RSS Hindus in Saffron dresses to extremist Buddhists of Rakhine, all have watched those images again and again ridiculing those frivolous Muslims drumming the beats of Arab-Ajam, Kurd-Turk, Shia-Sunni differences.

  • safavi 2019-02-01 21:03

    Safavi: ‘It is era of Islamic world’s power’

    TEHRAN - Yahya Rahim Safavi, a top military adviser to the Leader, said on Friday that it is the era in which power of the Islamic world has been revealed.

  • In an undated photo, the final jury selected the winners for the KANS scientific competition at the Mustafa Science and Technology Foundation, Tehran Knowledge Application and Notion for Society (KANS 2018-11-13 20:46

    Intl. KANS Awards announces winners

    TEHRAN – The winners of the international Knowledge Application and Notion for Society (KANS) Awards announced during a ceremony in Tehran on Monday.