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Bahrain Gives Life Sentences To Five Shi’ite Muslims

SHAFAQNA - A court in Bahrain has sentenced five Shiites convicted of spying for Iran to life imprisonment, while also revoking...

#IBelong #Bahrain Campaign kicks off on November 6 –...

SHAFAQNA - November 6th represents the anniversary of the first decision to strip the nationality of Bahraini citizens on...

Cyclone Chapala displaces more than three thousand Yemenis

SHAFAQNA - More than three thousand families in Yemen have been internally displaced after Cyclone Chapala pounded the country’s southern...

Judiciary chief denounces propaganda against Iran’s human rights

SHAFAQNA - Human rights propaganda raised against the Islamic Republic of Iran is mostly politically-motivated, and sometimes rooted in a...

New plan for more orderly pilgrimage in Razavi holy...

SHAFAQNA - Assistant of Sacred Premises and Pilgrims Affairs of Astan Quds Razavi reported the start of a new plan...

9th Islamic Conference of Culture Ministers to Kick Off...

SHAFAQNA- The 9th session of the Islamic Conference of Culture Ministers (ICCM) will be held on November 2 to...

Saudi Arabia uses illegal weapons of war in Yemen...

SHAFAQNA - Human rights activists say Saudi Arabia has been using internationally-banned weapons in its military aggression against Yemen. The regime...

Ayatollah Sayyed Amir al-Qabalan Call for Revoking Ayatollah Nimr’s...

SHAFAQNA- Friday prayers leaders in different cities of Lebanon called for the death sentence hand to prominent Shia cleric Ayatollah...

Power struggle rising between Saudi top princes

SHAFAQNA - The Saudi-led military intervention in Yemen, falling oil prices and rising jihadist violence are putting the country’s leadership...

Symbolic caravan of Imam Hussain moved to the city...

SHAFAQNA - A symbolic caravan of Imam Hussain (PBUH) moved into the city of Istanbul, Turkey, to remind people of...

Raif Badawi is awarded prize as Saudi regime seeks...

SHAFAQNA - Saudi blogger Raif Badawi was sentenced last year to a decade in prison and 50 lashes a week...

Rain blows up dozens of ISIS explosive devices in...

SHAFAQNA - A security source in Anbar said on Tuesday, that tens of explosive devices, planted by ISIS west of...

Plans Drawn to Facilitate Pilgrimage to Karbala on Arbaeen:...

SHAFAQNA - Governor of Iran’s western province of Ilam said measures have been taken in preparation for a mass...

Top Muslim Cleric in Jerusalem: “Al-Aqsa Has Been Islamic...

SHAFAQNA - Echoing calls from the Neturei Karta, a Jewish group opposed to Israel's Zionist policies against Palestinians and...

Saudi Ismaili Shia mosque blast, 2 dead, 12 injured;...

SHAFAQNA - At least two worshipers were killed in the attack on the al-Mashhad mosque in the city of Najran...

Palestinian Translates Holy Quran into Hebrew to Introduce Islam...

SHAFAQNA - A Palestinian teacher translated the Holy Quran into the Hebrew language in a bid to introduce Islam to...

UNESCO Declares Rachel’s Tomb, Cave of Patriarchs Muslim Holy...

SHAFAQNA - UNESCO has approved a resolution condemning Israel for its alleged attempts to change the status quo on the...

Bahraini Activists: Gun Attacks Put Social Security Under Threat

SHAFAQNA - Bahrain is affected by the rise of violence on the grounds of extremism and takfirism against Shia communities...

Hezbollah to Hold Mass Rally in Dahiyeh on 10th...

SHAFAQNA - Hezbollah called on resistance crowds to take part in the central Ashura rally on the tenth day of...

Bahrain authorities, a source of terror & violator of...

SHAFAQNA - Bahrain Forum for Human Rights stated that the Bahraini authorities' campaign against Ashura Banners and Slogans reflects "the...

English Muharram mourning ceremonies held in Tehran

SHAFAQNA - A group of foreign nationals located in Tehran along with Iranians who used to live abroad or even...

Five Shia Saudis killed during Ashura celebration, rituals continue

SHAFAQNA - Saudi Shiites vowed Saturday to continue commemorations of Ashura, among the holiest occasions for their faith, even after...

“Third Intifada has begun in Palestine” says Islamic cleric

SHAFAQNA - "The Zionists are trying to use the chaos created by the Takfiri phenomenon throughout the Middle East to...

“Rescue my son”; Mother appeals to US president Obama...

SHAFAQNA - The mother of a youth facing beheading for taking part in protests in Saudi Arabia has pleaded with...

Palestinians will not back down says official

SHAFAQNA - The Palestinian people has risen up against the Israeli occupation in every single corner of the occupied Palestinian...

Breaking The Silence: Arrested At Age 16, Ali al-Nimr...

SHAFAQNA - It was Malala Yousafazi, who said: “We realize the importance of our voice when we are silenced.” Today...

The pain and strain of a life in Bahrain

SHAFAQNA - The latest national field study conducted by the Psychiatric Hospital included 1,114 citizens. It was revealed that 51%...

Campaign to free Ali al-Nimr picks up steam

SHAFAQNA - Ali al-Nimr was just 17 years old when he was sentenced to death in the wake of the...

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