OIC Condemns Terrorist Attack on Coptic Church in Egypt
The General Secretariat of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) condemned in the strongest terms the terrorist attack on Mar Mina Church in the southern Cairo neighborhood of Helwan. The assault on Friday 29 December 2017 left several people dead and injured.
President Rouhani congratulates Pope on Christmas, New Year
Tehran, Dec 24, IRNA – President Hassan Rouhani on Sunday cabled a message to Pope Francis, pope of the Catholic Church to congratulate him on the auspicious birth anniversary of Jesus Christ (AS) and commencement of the New Year '2018'.
14 countries participating Molana commemoration ceremony
Tehran, Dec 15, IRNA – The ceremony commemorating world-known Iranian poet and mystic Molana Jalaleddin Mohammad Rumi to be attended by 14 Persian-speaking countries is to open in Shahid Beheshti University on Friday.
The General Secretariat of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation will hold in coordination with the Islamic Development Bank and the Statistical Economic and social Research and Training Centre Of Islamic Countries (SESRIC), a workshop to build the capacity of national institutions for the advancement and empowerment of women on 17-18 December 2017 at the headquarters of the General Secretariat in Jeddah.
OIC Organizes a Conference on Interreligious Dialogue to Foster Religious and Cultural Coexistence between Buddhism and Islam in Asia
The Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC), in partnership with King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz International Center for Interreligious and Intercultural Dialogue (KAICIID) and support from the Religions for Peace/Interreligious Council of Thailand, Mahidol University and Fatoni University, will organize a Conference on Interreligious Dialogue in South and Southeast Asia from 18 to 20 December 2017 in Bangkok, Thailand.
Iran urges lifting banking restrictions under JCPOA
Tehran, Nov 25, IRNA – Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif late on Saturday urged full implementation of the 2015 nuclear deal by all the parties, Iran’s enjoyment from its benefits and removing banking restrictions under the deal.