British TV Channel Plans to Broadcast Azaan in the Holy Month of Ramzan


Channel 4 to Broadcast Azaan in RamzaanJNN 05 July 2013 London : Channel 4 plans to broadcast the three-minute Azaan , call to prayer daily at about 3am during the entire month of Ramadan. It will also include the sunrise and sunset prayer times during its weather reports. On the first day of the holy month, of Ramzan which is likely to fall on July 9, it plans to interrupt programing to mark all five calls to prayer. Continue reading

Muslims rejoice as Azaan echoed from the Mosque in Stockholm , Sweden for the first time


Fittja Grand Mosque , SwedenJNN 30 April 2013 Stockholm : Muslim Worshippers at the Fittja mosque in southern Stockholm on Friday heard Sweden’s first-ever call to prayer ( Azaan ) , which brought some congregation members to tears of joy. Continue reading

The Beautification & Refurbishment of Holy Shrine of Hazrat Imam Ali Begins


Beautification Work of Roza e Hazral Ali Najaf dJNN 25 Feb 2013 Najaf : The first golden brick laid out on Thursday Feb/21/2013 in a ceremony for the Inaugration of the Beautification Process of the Dome and the two Minarets of the Holy Shrine of Hazrat Ali , was attended by the head of the Shiite entailment bureau Mr. Salih EL-Haidery, the Secretariat-General of the Imam Ali holy shrine, the Secretariat-General of the EL-Abbas holy shrine Sayed Ahmed EL-Safy and some other scholars and politicians. Continue reading