Monday Apr 14
Iranian police seize some 700 kilograms of drugs
Baku, Azerbaijan, April 14 By Umid Niayesh - Trend: Iran's police seized about 700 kilograms of various drugs in the country's south eastern province of Kerman.
Payvand News of Iran
Poachers caught, punished for killing rare deer
Five deer in the Dasht-e Qanat region of Bordsir in Kerman province were killed by poachers this spring.
Iranian plane makes emergency landing in Kerman
An Iranian airplane travelling to Tehran from southern city of Zahedan landed in Kerman due to the medical condition of one of the passengers.
Payvand News of Iran
Three Iranian literati die during Noruz
Historian Mohammad-Ebrahim Bastani Parizi , translator Sasan Tabassomi and poet Nushin Ganji died during the holidays of Noruz, the Iranian New Year celebration, which began on March 21. His numerous publications are mostly popular reads on topics such as the history of Iran and the history of his hometown Kerman.
Hard-Liners Decry Proposed EU Office in Tehran
A meeting in Tehran between EU foreign policy chief Catherine Ashton and rights activists has angered hard-liners, some of whom plan a protest in the Iranian capital on March 12. WASHINGTON -- A call by the European Parliament to open an EU office in Tehran has come under fire from Iranian hard-liners who say the proposed headquarters would allow ... (more)
The Jewish Journal
Many doubt report on Iranian-Jewish captives
Los Angeles-area Iranian-Jewish activists are expressing doubt about a recent report from the Israeli intelligence agency that a group of Jews fleeing Iran during the 1990s were, in fact, kidnapped and then murdered.
Iranian police seize over 1 ton of narcotics in Kerman province
The Iranian anti-drug police seized more than 1,000 kilograms of illicit drugs from drug traffickers in the southern province of Kerman, a senior police commander announced on Saturday, IRNA reported.
Earthquake jolts south eastern Iran
An earthquake measuring 3.2 on the Richter scale jolted Faryab city in Iran's south eastern province of Kerman, earlier on March 22, according to Iranian Fars news agency.
Hushang Moradi Kermani on shortlist for 2014 Hans Christian Andersen Award
TEHRAN Hushang Moradi Kermani, the eminent writer of books primarily for children and teenagers, is among the six writer-finalists nominated for the 2014 Hans Christian Andersen Award.