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Mona Mahmudnizhad and Nine Other Baha'i Women Are Hanged in Iran
Mona Mahmudnizhad was an Iranian Bah' who, in 1983, together with nine other Bah' women, was sentenced to death and hanged in Shiraz , Iran because of her membership in the Bah' Faith .
Kiarostami to make video of "The Shams of Tabriz Opera"
World-renowned Iranian filmmaker Abbas Kiarostami will direct a video of "The Shams of Tabriz Opera" in the near future.
Sun Jun 16, 2013
The Daily Star
Rouhani election presents opportunities to engage
A supporter of moderate cleric Hassan Rohani gestures with a picture of him as she celebrates his victory in Iran's presidential election on a street in Tehran June 15, 2013.
Payvand News of Iran
Photos: Iranians Celebrate Victory Of Hassan Rohani - Part II
People celebrated the victory of president elect Hassan Rohani in the streets of Tehran and other major cities .
Payvand News of Iran
Photos: Iranians Celebrate Presidency Of Hassan Rohani in Tehran - Part I
People celebrated the victory of president elect Hassan Rohani in the streets of Tehran and other major cities including Bandar Abbas, Gorgan, Isfahan, Mashhad, Kerman, Qom, Shiraz and Tabriz.
Sat Jun 15, 2013
Ethnic groups vote 'actively' in Iran's election
Islamic Republic News Agency IRNA, Iran June 15 2013 Ethnic groups vote "actively" in Iran's election Ethnic Armenians and Assyrians living in Iran's East Azarbayjan Province are voting "actively" at a polling station in the city of Tabriz, the Iranian IRNA news agency has reported.
Iranian companies replace German firm to supply equipment for gasoline production unit
Two Iranian companies have manufactured equipment for Tabriz Oil Refinery's gasoline production unit as a German company has not met its obligation to provide equipment due to international sanctions, the Mehr News Agency quoted the refinery's managing director Adel Nejadsalim as saying.
Intl. news agencies report high turnout in Iran election
TEHRAN International news agencies around the world kept a close watch on Friday's presidential poll in Iran and reported high voter turnout in an election where over 50 million people were eligible to cast ballots.
Wed Jun 12, 2013
4th International City And Citizen Cartoon Contest
Iran is a quite special country for cartoon and cartoonists. For example the exaggerated sculpture in Meshkin city are the oldest known cartoons in the world, and earthen wares and bowls with specific theme and cartoon can be found in the Museum of Azerbaijan.
Arka News Agency
South-Caucasus Railways CJSC urges people to observe safety rules on railway crossings
YEREVAN, June 12. /ARKA/. South-Caucasus Railways CJSC Acting CEO Sergey Valko calls on residents of railway-adjacent territories to observe safety rules on railway crossings.
Crystal Ball on Iran's Presidential Election
On Friday, June 14, Iranians will go to the polls to elect a new president for a four-year term.
Mon Jun 10, 2013
The San Diego Union-Tribune
Iran's reformists find spark in presidential race
Female supporters of the Iranian Presidential candidate Hasan Rowhani, a former Iran's nuclear negotiator, attend a campaign rally at the western city of Sanandaj, Iran, Monday, June 10, 2013.
Iran Election is a Competition Between Clerical Favorites
Hand-picked to a man. That's what you can say about the "candidates" for Iran's presidential election this week.
Sun Jun 09, 2013
Presidential candidate Jalili: Cynicism undermines Iran's national strengths
Presidential candidate Saeed Jalili says cynicism is a serious threat because it undermines the country's strengths and weakens national resistance and resolve.
Sat Jun 08, 2013
Iran opens new tunnel of Tehran-Tabriz underground railway
Iran has announced the inauguration of the northern tunnel of Tehran-Tabriz underground railway, Fars news has reported.
Fri Jun 07, 2013
Turkish Daily News
Persian miniatures - the most outstanding paintings in the Mideast
What is important to recognize about Persian miniatures is that they were intended primarily to be book illustrations without any intention of showcasing the artist's creative abilities Persian miniatures are usually considered the best miniatures of all the small paintings produced in Middle Eastern countries.
Thu Jun 06, 2013
Official: Azerbaijani citizens detained in Iran return to Baku today - UPDATE
It should be stressed that researcher at the Nizami Institute of Literature and scientist-orientalist Khalida Khalid and her assistant Shamhal Huseynov were arrested in Tabriz on April 30 by the employees of the Iranian Ministry of Information, Security and Intelligence, the Iranian media reported earlier.
Mon Jun 03, 2013
Iran Fast Facts
The Iranian presidential election is scheduled to take place on June 14, 2013. Current president Mahmoud Ahmadinejad is not eligible to run, due to term limits.
Azerbaijani citizens freed in Iran not yet transferred to Consulate General
Researcher at the Institute of Literature of the National Academy of Sciences Khalida Ismailova and her driver Shamhal Huseynov detained in Iran have not yet been transferred to the Consulate General, the Consulate General of Azerbaijan in Tabriz said on Monday.
Sat Jun 01, 2013
US slaps sanctions on Iran's petrochemical industry
The US government has slapped sanctions on Iran's petrochemical industry as part of its efforts to intensify the squeeze on Tehran's economy.