Thursday Jul 17
With oil sales clipped, Iran faces sliding iron ore exports
Iran's iron ore industry is in crisis because of low prices, a senior industry official said, with June exports the lowest in nearly two years and ore piling up at ports.
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Mon Jul 14, 2014
The Daily Star
Iran jails 8 youths for Facebook posts: reports
Access to social networks, including Twitter and Facebook, is routinely filtered by Iranian authorities, as are other websites considered un-Islamic or detrimental to the regime.
Sat Jul 12, 2014
Iranian cleric detained in Saudi Arabia
NCR I - The Saudi police is holding an Iranian cleric in city of Medina for making provoking remarks.
Wed Jul 09, 2014
Iranian authors to promote their latest offerings at Frankfurt Book Fair
TEHRAN The London-based Iranian publisher Candle and Fog invited three Iranian authors to promote English versions of their books at the 2014 Frankfurt Book Fair, which will be held in Germany from October 8 to 12. "Democracy or DemoCrazy" by Seyyed Mehdi Shojaei, "The Big Clay Jar" by Hushang Moradi Kermani and "Redfish" by actress-turned-author ... (more)
Sat Jul 05, 2014
Ebrahim Foruzesh to make TV adaptations of Moradi Kermani stories
TEHRAN Iranian director Ebrahim Foruzesh plans to make a TV series based on stories by Iranian children's book writer Hushang Moradi Kermani.
Mon Jun 30, 2014
Over 2 tons of narcotics seized by police in southeastern Iran
The drug combat squads of IranESs police have seized more than 2,000 kilograms of illicit drugs in Kerman province in a single operation, a senior provincial commander announced on Monday, IRNA reported.
Sun Jun 29, 2014
Drinking water shortage in Iran's East Azerbaijan Province at critical level
Drinking water and electricity shortage in Iran's East Azerbaijan Province has reached a critical level, the province's Governor Esmail Jabbarzadeh said, IRNA news agency reported on June 29. Jabbarzadeh instructed the crisis center to normalize the situation and provide the province's population with drinking water and electricity.
Thu Jun 26, 2014
Payvand News of Iran
Iran: Water shortage forces rationing in Karaj
Following the announcement of water shortages in 12 large Iranian cities, water rationing has begun in Karaj.
Wed Jun 25, 2014
The Jewish Journal
L.A.'s Iranian-American community unhappy with U.S., Iran relations
Reactions have been strong and angry from the local Iranian community to outreach initiated by the Obama administration to the Islamic Republic of Iran for assistance in quashing Sunni militants in Iraq.
Mon Jun 23, 2014
"The Big Clay Jar" to appear in English, Swedish
TEHRAN Iranian children's writer Hushang Moradi Kermani's "The Big Clay Jar" will be published in English and Swedish in the near future.
UNHCR hails Iran for hosting refugees
TEHRAN The head of the UNHCR sub office in Kerman has praised Iran for its generous hosting to one of the largest refugee populations of the world.
Sun Jun 22, 2014
Payvand News of Iran
IRAN: Eleven Internet Professionals Sentenced to One to Eleven Years in Prison
Yadollah Movahed, the Prosecutor for Kerman Province General and Revolutionary Courts, said at a press conference on June 19, 2014, that the eleven individuals were arrested and prosecuted for "designing sites, websites, and creating content for media hostile to the regime."