Trump, Pope Francis meet in Vatican

Trump, Pope Francis meet in Vatican

US President, Donald Trump, and Pope Francis have met at the Vatican amid protests against his controversial policies near the US Embassy in Rome.

 
Britain mourns victims of Manchester terrorist attack

Britain mourns victims of Manchester terrorist attack

Thousands of people from across the UK have held vigil to pay tribute to victims of Monday night terror attack at Manchester concert hall which killed 22 and injured nearly 120 among them children.

 
Ex-UN chief urges Trump to engage in talks with Iran

Ex-UN chief urges Trump to engage in talks with Iran

Former United Nations secretary-general Kofi Annan urges US President Donald Trump to engage in talks with Iran rather than retaining his current antagonistic stance towards the Islamic Republic.

 
People will strip Al Kalifa of Bahraini nationality: clerical center

People will strip Al Kalifa of Bahraini nationality: clerical center

Seminaries and top religious figures have issued statements denouncing detention of prominent Bahraini Shia cleric stressing that soon people will strip Al Kalifa regime of its Bahraini nationality.

 
Several US forces killed in Yemen’s Ma’rib

Several US forces killed in Yemen’s Ma’rib

Several American forces have been reportedly killed by tribal fighters in Yemen’s Ma’rib village following a US heliborne attack.

 
Iran condemns raid on bahraini cleric’s House

Iran condemns raid on bahraini cleric’s House

Iran’s Foreign Ministry spokesman strongly condemned the Bahraini regime’s raid on the domicile of top Shiite cleric Sheikh Isa Qassim in the village of Diraz that was accompanied by brutal violence against ...

 
Zarif lectures U.S, KSA policies in Bahrain

Zarif lectures U.S, KSA policies in Bahrain

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif says the deadly crackdown by Bahraini security forces on protesters was the outcome of US President Donald Trump "cozying up" to despots during a recent visit ...

 
Bahraini forces raid top clerics home, 5 killed

Bahraini forces raid top clerics home, 5 killed

5 people have been killed in a police raid on the protesters in the northwestern village of Diraz voicing their support for prominent Shia cleric Sheikh Isa Qassim.

 
Cholera rises in Yemen by 50%: WHO warns

Cholera rises in Yemen by 50%: WHO warns

The World Health Organization (WHO) has reported that a 50 percent rise in cholera cases in the war-torn Yemen.

 
Daesh claims responsibility for Manchester deadly attack

Daesh claims responsibility for Manchester deadly attack

ISIL terrorist group has admitted responsibility for the deadly terror attack in Manchester Arena that has left 22 people dead including children and wounded several more.

 
 
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OXFORD, England — One of the many issues that have been raised here in the aftermath of the Brexit vote revolves around identity. What does it mean to be British, to look British, to sound British? I was born and raised here. I live here. I’m unquestionably British. I’ve been told ...

The Problem with Thinking on Your Knees

Somewhere in Thinking the Twentieth Century (2009), a book, which is based on a series of conversations between the historians Tony Judt (1948-2010) and Timothy Snyder, Judt says—and I’m paraphrasing—Intellectuals around the world share a common frame of reference because they tend ...

The Necessity of Reviving Regionalism in Iran

The Islamic Republic of Iran's foreign policy has been subject of many disputes. Some of these disputes have reached a final conclusion and have guided Iranian diplomats in the form of consensual policies. Some other disputes, however, are still far from a domestic consensus despite the fact ...

From Compromise to Partnership: The Impact of the Trump Administration’s Policy towards Russia on Iran

There are serious doubts over the exact route of the US domestic and foreign policies under Donald Trump due to his controversial positions on various issues. In the meantime, one of the important issues that attracted the attention of observers and analysts even before the election of Trump and during ...

Ignorant Teachers of Mr. President: Trump Not Aware of American History

One week after his inauguration at the White House, Donald Trump, the new president of the United States, signed a controversial executive order, which bars citizens from seven Muslim-majority countries as well as other immigrants from entering the United States for a period of 90 days. Prior to that,...

 
“An American Dream” published in Persian

Persian version of “An American Dream” by prominent American author, Norman Mailer, is unveiled by Iran’s Qoqnous (phoenix) Publication in Tehran.

“Hollywood and Islamophobia” published

An old scenario in the west, Iranian thinkers have carried out a research leading to publication of a new book on Islamophobia in Hollywood movies.

“Woman in View of Qur’an” published

Much disputed among non-Muslims, women in view of Qur’an is the theme for the latest book by Iranian author Mohammad Moradi shedding more light on the Islamic attitude on the female members of the community.

“Islamic unity in view of Ahlul Bayt (AS)” published

“Islamic unity in view of Ahlul Bayt (AS)” is the title for latest book published by bureau of publication of Islamic teachings written by Saudi scholar and translated by Iranian university professors.

“Family in Islam” by Mohammad Sadr published

A collection of quotes by prominent Shia cleric, Mohammad Sadr, on features of a family in view of Islam is published.

 
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Yemeni forces target Saudi boat in Red Sea

Yemeni army has reportedly targeted, destroyed Saudi gunboats with missiles in its southwestern coast in the Red Sea.

Analysis: Egypt under El-Sisi; Inside Out

Egypt has taken advantage of the West Asia’s wide-ranging disorder. Cairo has strongly returned to consistence with the US and the Israeli regime in joint security partnership. But the growing Cairo’s dependence on the Persian Gulf Arab states’ financial resources, especially those of Saudi Arabia, ...

Saudi executes 47 in 1 day, sits on UN Human Rights Council

The execution of Sheikh Nimr al-Nimr in Saudi Arabia represents another assault by Riyadh on the forces of reform and political empowerment in the Muslim world, warned the London-based Islamic Human Rights Commission (IHRC).

Annual Report of The Global Association of Moslem Women

What follows here is the annual report of the Global Association of Moslem Women Unity conference 2014 to Unity Conference 2015

Annual report of programs advanced by Iran Top unity center

What follows here is the annual report of the programs and activities advanced by World Forum for Proximity of the Islamic Schools of Thought from the 28th edition of Int’l Unity Conference to its 29th Edition