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US rebukes Iran's election to UN committee on NGOs
American envoy to the UN notes that Islamic Republic subjects many human rights defenders to "torture, abuse, violations of due process."
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Iran willing to boost ties with Latvia
Iranian foreign minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said that Iran is willing to promote bilateral ties with Latvia as the next rotating president of the European Union Council, Iranian IRNA news agency reported on April 23. Zarif made the remarks in a joint press conference with his visiting Latvian counterpart Edgar Rinkevich who arrived in the Iranian ... (more)
Tue Apr 22, 2014
No progress at UN in Iran-US envoy row
Iran brought its simmering row with the United States over its proposed UN ambassador to United Nations headquarters but failed to make any headway.
Turkey to boost electricity imports from Iran: energy minister
TEHRAN Turkey will import more electricity from Iran because its hydro power capacity is low due to lack of rain, Turkish Minister of Energy and Natural Resources Taner Yildiz said.
Ghanaian company says it used plane seen in Iran
The Supreme Court is taking up a dispute between broadcasters and an Internet startup company that has the potential to bring big changes to the television industry.
Mon Apr 21, 2014
French, Romanian parliamentary delegations to visit Iran
TEHRAN A French parliamentary delegation will travel to Tehran on Tuesday for a one-week visit, the Iranian Majlis speaker's advisor for international affairs told the Mehr News Agency on Monday.
PM to undertake three important foreign visits
ISLAMABAD: With Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif's two high-profile foreign visits already scheduled in the coming weeks, broader contours are being drawn for his proposed visit to South Korea, the schedule for which is reported to be in the preparatory phase.
Salt Lake Tribune
Iran: Jet tied to Utah bank chartered by Ghana
Iranian officials shed light late Friday on a mystery surrounding a jet registered to Bank of Utah in Ogden that was spotted earlier in the week at Mehrabad Airport in Tehran.
Payvand News of Iran
Iran's dust problem: potential causes and strategies
Iranian officials have expressed hope that residents of the country's western provinces will have fewer problems with dust particles this year due to the heavy precipitation anticipated in Iraq.
Sun Apr 20, 2014
Iran's Rouhani urges women's rights
In a speech marking Women's Day, Mr Rouhani criticised "those who consider women's presence society as a threat" and said Iran still had "a long way to go" to ensure gender equality.
Sat Apr 19, 2014
Editorial: Just say no to Hamid
Iran has protested to the United Nations that Washington's refusal of a visa for one of its diplomats to head its U.N. mission in New York is a violation of international law.
Utah Plane In Iran Actually Belonged To Ghanaians?
To put it mildly, the United States and Iran have a rather strained relationship .
Fri Apr 18, 2014
Why Iran Should Appoint a New Ambassador to the UN?
Iran's decision to resist replacing Hamid Aboutalebi, as the Islamic Republic's Permanent Representative to the United Nations in New York, is only increasing frustrations both in Tehran and Washington.
Thu Apr 17, 2014
Azerbaijani patients in Iran to have benefits
The Tabriz University of Medical Sciences prepared a program presenting benefits to Azerbaijanis arriving for treatment in Iran, and a special suite in one of the hospitals of the country.
Iran says by not issuing visa to its envoy, US violates UN laws
Baku, Azerbaijan, April 17 By Umid Niayesh - Trend: The U.S. is violating its obligations towards the UN by not issuing a visa to Iran's envoy, the Islamic Republic's MP believes.
What Is a Job That Exists Only in Your Country?
This question was recently posed at both Ask Reddit and Quora . Many of the responses are fascinating.
Wed Apr 16, 2014
Iran reacts to U.S. ban on proposed U.N. ambassador
Iranian Justice Minister Mostafa Pour-Mohammadi responded angrily to the American government decision to block Iran's envoy to the United Nations, Hamid Aboutalebi, from entering the U.S. The justice minister and Iranian Permanent Mission to the UN argued that the American government's refusal to grant Iran's UN envoy a visa to enter the U.S. is a ... (more)
Tue Apr 15, 2014
Recognition of Azerbaijani Medical University's diplomas in Iran to be discussed
Iranian Health and Medical Education Minister's Special Envoy and Tabriz Medical Sciences University Rector Mohammad Hossein Somi is visiting Azerbaijani capital of Baku.
Mon Apr 14, 2014
Voice of America
Iran Asks UN to Address US Refusal to Issue Envoy Visa
Hamid Aboutalebi, an Iranian diplomat, who was recently named as Iran's ambassador at the United Nations, speaks at his office in Tehran, Iran.