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  1. tomb saadi shirazRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | TrekEarth

    Saadi of Shiraz Iranian poet Beautiful and large garden tomb in Shiraz A poem Saadi good man's name will never die Dead to good that his name not be stripped

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  2. Exhibition of paintings, drawings and sculptures by Shirazeh Houshiary on view at Lisson GalleryRead the original story

    Saturday | Art Daily

    ... it. This tension fascinates me and it's at the core of my work' (2013). Shirazeh Houshiary was born in Shiraz, Iran in 1955, where she attended university before moving to London in 1974. She has a BA from Chelsea School of Art (1979) and lives and ...

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  3. Iranyi Publishes Book of Pre-Earthquake Arg-E-Bam PhotosRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | Daily Kos

    ... Persian lyric poet Hafez (1310-1390) translated from Farsi into English by Reza Ordoubadian . Hafez was born in Shiraz, Iran. Very little is known about his life, but it is thought that he may have memorized the Qur'an after hearing his father ...

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  4. Rouhani visits Constitution House of TabrizRead the original story

    Friday May 22 | Tehran Times

    President Hassan Rouhani paid a visit on Wednesday to the Constitution House of Tabriz during his tour of East Azarbaijan. The Constitution House of Tabriz is a historical edifice located next to the Great Bazaar of Tabriz.

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  5. Life expectancy for Iranian women increases to 81 yearsRead the original story

    Friday May 22 | Tehran Times

    The chairman of women's health conference, which was held in Shiraz University, says life expectancy has reached 81 for Iranian women and 76 for Iranian men, IRNA reported on Thursday. Life expectancy is a statistical measure of how long a person or organism may live, based on the year of their birth, their current age and other demographic factors including gender.

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  6. Finding a confluence on the Bright Angel TrailRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 13 | High Country News

    The young man who looked like he was from the Middle East was sitting against the wall of the Grand Canyon, a Go-Pro camera strapped to his chest. My aching quads begged for a break, so I stopped, said hello, and pulled out my own camera lest he think I was intruding.

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  7. I was looking forward to Iran through my borderless journey: Swiss cyclistRead the original story

    Tuesday May 19 | Tehran Times

    The Swiss cyclist Billy Bre, 20, travelled Iran in March and April 2015. As a young adventurer, she has a different view from tourists about the countries she crossed.

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  8. Iranian universities hosting students from 97 countriesRead the original story

    Sunday May 17 | Tehran Times

    Iranian Science, Research and Technology Minister Mohammad Farhadi said on Saturday that students from 97 countries are studying in the country's universities, ISNA reported. Farhadi, who was speaking in the thirteen graduation ceremony of non-Iranian students at Shiraz University, added that negotiations have been held to admit more students from some other countries.

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  9. Art news in briefRead the original story

    Sunday May 17 | Tehran Times

    A collection of film photos by over 30 Iranian photographers is on display in an exhibition at Tehran's Qasr Garden Museum. The exhibition was organized as part of a program for the 1st Celebration of Iranian Film Photographers, which opened on Friday.

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  10. Qatar's Al-Attiyah wins Irani Shiraz RallyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | Egypt Today

    Qatari racer Nasser Al-Attiyah won the Irani Shiraz Rally after concluding the race's eight competitions with 124.2km on his Ford read more

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  11. Another Podium For Khalid Al Qassimi In IranRead the original story

    Monday May 11 | Paddock Talk

    Khalid Al Qassimi and Chris Patterson finished in third place at the Shiraz International Rally in their DS 3 RRC. The Abu Dhabi driver consolidated his second position in the Middle East Rally Championship standings after three rounds.

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  12. Civil and Economic Liberties Under the ShahRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 10 | Library of Economics and Liberty

    The Shah's crucial decade from 1965 to 1975 was also critical for the regime's cultural politics. Iran in this period was a discordant combination of cultural freedoms and political despotism - of increasing censorship against the opposition but increasing freedoms for everyone else.

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  13. Iran promotes blood libel against the JewsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 10 | Jerusalem Post

    Throughout the 1930s, Hitler groomed his culture and his continent for unspeakable savagery... Today Iran is doing the same thing. Throughout the 1930s, Hitler groomed his culture and his continent for unspeakable savagery.

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  14. Iran is the most affordable country for tourists: World Economic ForumRead the original story

    Sunday May 10 | Tehran Times

    Iran is the most affordable country for tourists amongst the 141 countries studied in a report by the World Economic Forum . The forum issued the study under the title of the Travel and Tourism Competitiveness Report 2015.

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  15. Persian music group's concert rocks ROHM in MuscatRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 9 | Times of Oman

    Though Rastak plays traditional music from the different regions and cultures of Iran, including Kurdistan, Balushistan, Shiraz, Huzestan, Guilan, and the Lori people of Balushistan, they bring a hyperactive, modern vitality to the music. Photo - Khalid Al Busaidi Though Rastak plays traditional music from the different regions and cultures of Iran, including Kurdistan, Balushistan, Shiraz, Huzestan, Guilan, and the Lori people of Balushistan, they bring a hyperactive, modern vitality to the music.

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  16. Music makes friends as Iran's Rastak ensemble crosses GulfRead the original story

    Friday May 8 | WNFL-AM Green Bay

    The sharp sound of a sorna, an Iranian oboe-like instrument, pierced the silence of Muscat's Royal Opera House. Tandem drums drove an urgent rhythm, and a chorus of voices rose in volume to fill the auditorium.

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  17. Iranian Teachers Protest For Higher WagesRead the original story

    Friday May 8 | Payvand News of Iran

    Iran's semiofficial ILNA news agency, which focuses on labor issues, reports that silent protests were held on May 7 in more than a dozen Iranian cities, including Tehran, Tabriz, Shiraz, Isfahan, and Sanandaj. Reports say that, in the Iranian capital, an estimated 3,000 teachers protested peacefully in front of the parliament amid the heavy presence of security forces.

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  18. Music makes friends as Iran's Rastak ensemble cros...Read the original story

    Friday May 8 | WOZZ-FM Appleton

    The sharp sound of a sorna, an Iranian oboe-like instrument, pierced the silence of Muscat's Royal Opera House. Tandem drums drove an urgent rhythm, and a chorus of voices rose in volume to fill the auditorium.

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  19. Iranian clerics strongly criticize US's nuclear positionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 8 | Today.Az

    Friday prayer leaders in Iran strongly criticized the U.S.' position in nuclear talks with Iran, as negotiators are increasingly demonstrate hopes for settling the nuclear dispute. Tehran Friday prayer leader, Ayatollah Seyyed Ahmad Khatami alarmed Iranian nuclear delegation team to leave the negotiation table whenever they feel that the U.S. poses a threatening approach, Fars News Agency reported May 8. Mashhad city's Friday prayer leader Ayatollah Ahmad Alamolhoda said that the U.S.' position implies its desire to destroys Iran's nuclear facilities.

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  20. Khalid Al Qassimi To Participate In Shiraz International RallyRead the original story

    Friday May 8 | Paddock Talk

    After claiming sixth place in Argentina, Al Qassimi heads to Iran to participate in Shiraz International Rally. Al Qassimi finished in 2nd place in the first two rounds of the MERC in Qatar and Kuwait.

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