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  1. Iranian video showing stray dogs' killings sparks protests in major citiesRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | South China Morning Post

    A horrific video showing the killings of stray dogs by lethal injection in the Iranian city of Shiraz has sparked protests in at least two major cities and drawn condemnation from animal rights defenders across the country. The footage, which has gone viral in Iran, depicts a group of men cruelly putting down stray dogs by injecting them with something.


  2. Dust storms continue onslaught on Iran's western provincesRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | Payvand News of Iran

    Iran's western provinces have been suffering the impact of dust storms since Wednesday April 22, with limited visibility and disruptions to daily life being felt from Eastern and Western Azerbaijan, Zanjan, Kermanshah, to Khuzestan, Lorestan, Ilam, Chahar Mahal Bakhtiyari, and today also in Fars province and the City of Shiraz. Fast winds have been carrying large volumes of dust in recent days.


  3. Madam Secretary' Preview: Search for Suspected Traitor...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | News Times

    Registration will allow you to post comments on and create a Subscriber Portal account for you to manage subscriptions and email preferences. With only two more episodes left until the end of its freshman season, CBS's "Madam Secretary" is upping the ante with dramatic new plot twits, and a guest appearance by veteran actor Hill Harper.


  4. Moderate Iranian candidates face threats from conservative groupRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Payvand News of Iran

    Ansar-e Hezbollah, the ultra-conservative group dedicated to preserving Islamic principles in Iran, has announced that if Hassan Khomeini and Ali Akbar Nateq Nouri arrive in Gorgan for a speech, they will receive the same reception that outspoken MP Ali Mortahari got in Shiraz. In a report on Wednesday April 22, the Shargh daily wrote that Ansar-e Hezbollah in Golestan Province has warned the Gorgan City Council, the mayor and the organizers of the commemoration of the Yak 40 plane crash in the city that they should not be party to a gathering "where someone like Ali Motahari wants to come and say that in the Islamic Republic, even the Supreme Leader can be criticized."


  5. Irana s political economy under and after the sanctionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Washington Post

    A shopkeeper counts Iranian bank notes at his shop in a bazaar in Tehran on Feb. 25, 2012. That new market smell is in the air.


  6. Latest News : Iranian artworks sell well at BonhamsRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 22 | Tehran Times

    Iranian artworks made respectable profits at the Bonhams auction house sale in London held on April 20, 2015, selling 16 out of 24 lots offered on sale. A collection of valuable works by artists from Iran, Iraq, Syria, Lebanon, Egypt, Palestine and Tunisia went under the hammer at "A Century of Iraqi Art and Modern and Contemporary Middle Eastern Art" auction, Bonhams has announced on its website.


  7. Vile footage shows animal killers 'injecting dogs with acid for...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 |

    ... acid has sparked outrage after it emerged online. Animal rights campaigners claim to have recorded the video in Shiraz, Iran, alleging that the people on camera were injecting the poor animals with acid. They also said the men were charging just A ...


  8. Iran Tortures Dogs to Death with Acid InjectionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    Israel and its supporters have an opportunity to generate worldwide revulsion for militant Islam by circulating graphic videos of vicious cruelty to animals by practitioners of this depraved ideology. " Iran: Outrage as video shows stray dogs being 'injected with acid' in Shiraz " says "The footage showed the dogs dying in agony after being injected in Shiraz, capital of Fars province.


  9. A gruesome video of dogs being slaughtered sparks protests in IranRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 21 | The Washington Post

    Last week, an upsetting video went viral. It showed a handful of Iranian men putting down a whole pack of stray dogs near the southern city of Shiraz.


  10. Iranian Regim Kills Dogs with Acid injectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 20 | CNN

    Iranian Regim recently killed many dogs around the country with Acid injection with brutality. I recieved some news, picture and video from Iran that unfortunately, many dogs has been killed with Acid injection by Iranian cruel regim in Iran.Iranian people those who are supporting animal right in Iran, reacted immediately to this bruetal moves of Iranian regim with gathering at the different goventment buildings in Tehran, Shiraz, Tabriz , and Mashad Cites to protest for this unhuman behavior.


  11. Art news in briefRead the original story

    Monday Apr 20 | Tehran Times

    A large collection of Iranian handicrafts will be showcased at the 79th International Handicrafts Trade Fair, which is scheduled to be held at the Italian city of Florence from April 24 to May 3. Artisans from over 50 countries have been invited to display their productions at the event. Iranian National Commission for UNESCO to commemorate Sadi TEHRAN - The Iranian National Commission for UNESCO in collaboration with the Islamic Culture and Relations Organization will commemorate National Sadi Day during a meeting in Tehran today.


  12. Video of Iranian Dog Killings Sparks Demonstrations Throughout the CountryRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 20 | Dogster For The Love of Dog Blog

    The video is undated, but went viral within the last week. It allegedly shows dogs dying after being injected with acid by men in the city of Shiraz, about 500 miles south of Tehran.


  13. Photos: Protests grow over film of stray dogs dying in agonyRead the original story

    Monday Apr 20 | Payvand News of Iran

    The killing of stray dogs in Shiraz has triggered widespread protests across Iran and they continued today, with large groups of animal rights activists in Tehran gathering in Pardisan Park, across from the Department of the Environment. Protesters wanted the department to identify and prosecute whoever killed the dogs.


  14. Jeff Jacoby:Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 20 | Jewish World Review

    Who trusts Iran? Most Americans don't. According to two new polls, a majority of the public strongly doubts that the ruling theocrats in Tehran can be counted on to keep their end of any nuclear deal negotiated in the US-led "P5+1" talks in Lausanne, Switzerland.


  15. Animal-Rights Activists In Shiraz Protest Apparent Stray-Dog KillingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 18 | Payvand News of Iran

    A group of animal-rights activists protested on April 17 in the city of Shiraz, the capital of Iran's Fars Province, against animal cruelty and abuse of stray dogs. The rare protest, in front of the building of the provincial department of environmental protection, was organized after a disturbing video emerged on social media showing four men giving stray dogs what appeared to be lethal injections.


  16. Iranian Regional Music Festival kicks off in ShirazRead the original story

    Friday Apr 17 | Tehran Times

    A festival of Iranian regional music offering visitors an opportunity to experience a wide range of Persian folk songs will open today at the Hafez Hall in Shiraz. The three-day festival will be attended by over 150 artists from across the country, Fars Office of Culture and Islamic Guidance Director Behzad Moridi told the Persian service of ISNA on Thursday.


  17. Discovering Iran: from Caspian Sea to Persian GulfRead the original story

    Friday Apr 17 | Tehran Times

    "Foreigners! Welcome to Tehran! You may also line up here," announces a smiling airport official dressed in a long, black chador who is pointing to a newly opened immigration booth. A throng of young Dutch, Polish and German travelers pick up their rucksacks and peel off from the back of our queue and rush towards the new one.


  18. Jeff Jacoby: Does Tehran mean what it says? Oh, yesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 |

    WHO TRUSTS Iran? Most Americans don't. According to two new polls, a majority of the public strongly doubts the ruling theocrats in Tehran can be counted on to keep their end of any nuclear deal negotiated in the US-led "P5+1" talks in Lausanne, Switzerland.


  19. Iran: Teachers' protest in Shiraz as a nationwide teachers' protest is mountingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | CNN

    Reports indicate that 400 teachers have taken to the demonstration and as it is indicated the number is growing by the hour. Iranian teachers are protesting against suppression in schools, discrimination and job insecurity.


  20. Germany is ready to invest in Iran's tourism industry'Read the original story

    Wednesday Apr 15 | Tehran Times

    Germany is ready to invest in Iran's tourism industry, chairperson of the German Federal Parliament Tourism Committee Heike Brehmer announced during a meeting in Tehran on Monday. Brehmer, headed a four-member delegation, had a meeting with Iran's Cultural Heritage Tourism and Handicrafts Organization Masud Soltanifar on Tehran.