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The Free Dictionary
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 .
11 hrs ago
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
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.
Iran to increase gasoline production: official
Iranian Deputy Oil Minister Alireza Zeighami says the country's gasoline output will increase by a maximum of six million liters per day in the coming six months, Press TV reported.
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.
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
Iran's reformists find spark in presidential race
A female supporter of Iranian presidential candidate, Hasan Rowhani, shown in the banner in background, flashes a victory sign as she holds his poster during a campaign rally in Tehran, Iran, Saturday, June 8, 2013.
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
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.
Fri May 31, 2013
Armenian History Museum To Be Opened In Tabriz
ARMENIAN HISTORY MUSEUM TO BE OPENED IN TABRIZ ARMINFO Friday, May 31, 10:18 A museum of the history of Armenians living in Iran's East Azerbaijan province will be opened in Tabriz.
Wed May 29, 2013
Proposal to name day after poet Saib of Tabriz approved
Iran's High Council of Public Culture agreed to the Culture Ministry's proposal to register a day on the Iranian calendar to be named after the poet Saib of Tabriz , the minister of culture and Islamic guidance announced on Tuesday.
Mon May 27, 2013
Khalid Khalid and her driver to be transferred to Azerbaijani Consulate in Tabriz soon
Researcher at the Institute of Literature of the National Academy of Sciences of Azerbaijan Khalida Khalid and her driver Shamhal Huseynov that have been freed in Iran will be transferred to the Azerbaijani Consulate in Tabriz in the next three to four days, an employee of the Iranian embassy in Azerbaijan told the ISNA news agency on conditions of ... (more)
Mon May 20, 2013
Azerbaijani Scholar, Her Driver Released From Iran Custody
Lawmakers from northwestern Iran are pushing for a 19th-century treaty between empires that no longer exist -- tsarist Russia and Persia -- to be renegotiated.
Detained ANAS worker and her assistant released in Iran
Research Fellow of the Institute of Literature named after Nizami of Azerbaijan National Academy of Sciences, orientalist Khalida Khalid and her assistant Shamkhal Huseynov detained in Iran have been released, member of Milli Majlis , a member of the delegation being in Iran with an official visit Eldar Ibragimov told Trend.