In cooperation with Imam Ali Holy Shrine, El-Abbas Holy Shrine, and El-Eskereain Holy Shrine, Imam Hussein Holy Shrine is beginning the activities of the Fourth Annual Cultural Week Festival in Islamabad, Pakistan.
Holy shrines in Iraq, Syria, and Iran in addition to mosques, Husseiniyahs, and Islamic Centers in Islamic and non-Islamic countries are celebrate the birth anniversary of Imam Muhammad al-Baqir, peace be upon him.
Notorious takfiri terrorists of banned ASWJ (Sipah-e-Sahaba), a wing of outlawed Lashkar-e-Jhangvi have attacked a Husseineyah in Kolachi tehsil of Dera Ismail Khan in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province where police took no action.
Three years into the devastating Saudi-led war on Yemen, the UN health agency has voiced alarm over the rapid spread of a diphtheria outbreak in the country, saying some 1,300 Yemenis have contacted the highly infectious disease.
Itila Tar, the Hungarian ambassador, has visited the Holy Shrine of Imam Ali, peace be upon him. The employees of the Public Relations Department received the ambassador and welcomed him, and took him in around the archaeological sites and the landmarks of the Holy Shrine.
After an unofficial arrest that was described by activists and human rights campaigners as a13-day kidnapping, the Iranian authorities has released the son of Grand Ayatollah Sayyid Sadiq al-Husseini al-Shirazi, may Allah prolong his life, Ayatollah Sayyid Hussein al-Shirazi.
The United Nations Security Council has warned about the worsening humanitarian situation in war-battered Yemen, stating the status quo is having a “devastating” impact on the lives of civilians in the impoverished Arab country.