Grand Ayatollah Shirazi Mission has begun their activities in the holy city of Karbala coinciding with the influx of millions of visitors to the shrines of Imam Hussein and his brother Abu al Fadl al Abbas, peace be upon them.
A court in Bahrain has sentenced ten protesters to life imprisonment and revoked their citizenship as the ruling regime presses ahead with its heavy-handed clampdown on political dissidents and pro-democracy campaigners in the Gulf kingdom.
In terms of facilitating pilgrims’ traffic while performing their pilgrimage to Imam Hussein, peace be upon him, the Maintenance Department of Imam Hussein Shrine established special entrances for the wheel chaired.
The autumn program for the UK-UAE 2017 Year of Creative Collaboration was announced in Abu Dhabi on Sunday, with a number of events, including a digital exhibition of the seventh century manuscript of Quran, found in Birmingham.
A Bahrain court has sentenced three family members of a prominent activist living abroad to jail terms as the authorities presses ahead with its heavy-handed crackdown against opposition figures and pro-democracy activists in the Persian Gulf kingdom.
The international medical charity Doctors Without Borders has warned that millions of Yemenis face a "desperate" health situation on top of the ravages of war as Saudi Arabia continues its military aggression against its impoverished neighbor.