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  1. Iran's Isfahan Outraged Over Acid AttacksRead the original story

    Yesterday | Payvand News of Iran

    As she sat in her car with the window open, two men on a motorcycle threw liquid acid at her. The attack left her completely blind in her right eye, with injuries to her left eye and extensive burns to her forehead, hands, and legs, her father, Nasser Jowrkesh, told the BBC's Persian service.

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  2. Air Arabia adds Abadan to its networkRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Anna.aero

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  3. Breathtaking Beauty in Centuries-Old SymmetryRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | ABC News

    The Pink Mosque, or Nasir al-mulk Mosque, is an historical site located in Shiraz, Iran. What makes it unique is the intricate mosaic work, the beautiful colored lights coming in through the stained glass windows and its dominant red color.

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  4. Iran says number of foreign tourists surgesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 20 | Newsday

    The number of foreigners visiting Iran jumped dramatically over the 12-month period ending in March, with 35 percent more tourists compared to the same period a year earlier, Iran's top tourism official said Saturday. Masoud Soltanifar said on state TV that the thriving industry could help boost Iran's economy out of recession and bring in much-needed hard currency.

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  5. Iran's top tourism official reports surge in number of foreigners visiting the countryRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 20 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    The number of foreigners visiting Iran jumped dramatically over the 12-month period ending in March, with 35 per cent more tourists compared to the same period a year earlier, Iran's top tourism official said Saturday. Masoud Soltanifar said on state TV that the thriving industry could help boost Iran's economy out of recession and bring in much-needed hard currency.

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  6. Iran's Isfahan Outraged Over Acid AttacksRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Weekday Magazine

    Police investigators stand next to a car splashed with acid that was reportedly thrown at a woman in the central Iranian city of Isfahan. As she sat in her car with the window open, two men on a motorcycle threw liquid acid at her.

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  7. Bahrain's Gulf Air set to resume flights to ShirazRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Tehran Times

    The route to the capital of Fars Province will become the airline's 40th destination, the airline said, adding that the city will be served with three weekly flights, starting from December 15. In 2012, Gulf Air said it was planning to restart flights to Tehran, Mashhad, Shiraz and Isfahan but the re-launch was dogged by delays in getting approval from aviation authorities. Gulf Air acting CEO Maher Salman Al Musallam said: "We are further strengthening and supplementing our Iran operations after the recent resumption of flights to both Mashhad and Tehran .

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  8. Gulf Air goes back to IranRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 19 | Al Bawaba

    Gulf Air, the national carrier of Bahrain, yesterday announced the relaunch of flights to Shiraz, the capital of Fars Province in Iran. The airline's 40th destination will be served with three weekly flights, starting from December 15, reported the Gulf Daily News , our sister publication.

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  9. The hot new tourist spot? IranRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 19 | Lowell Sun

    The number of foreigners visiting Iran jumped dramatically over the 12-month period ending in March, with 35 percent more tourists compared to the same period a year earlier, Iran's top tourism official said Saturday. Masoud Soltanifar said on state TV that the thriving industry could help boost Iran's economy out of recession and bring in much-needed hard currency.

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  10. Iran Sees a Surge in Tourism Thanks to Eased Visa Rules, Better PoliticsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 19 | Skift

    Not having a leader that's an A-1 jerk always helps a country focus on marketing its resources rather than hiding its head in shame. The number of foreigners visiting Iran jumped dramatically over the 12-month period ending in March, with 35 percent more tourists compared to the same period a year earlier, Iran's top tourism official said Saturday.

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  11. Iran mass-produces "Hafez" radar systemRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 19 | Trend

    Iran launched production lines for three radar systems including "Hafez" in the southern city of Shiraz, the country's official IRNA news agency reported Oct. 19. The production lines were inaugurated at a ceremony attended by Iran's Deputy Defense Minister Brigadier General Amir Hatami and Brigadier General Farzad Esmaili, commander of Khatam al-Anbia Air Defense Base. The advanced phased array, 3-dimensional Hafez radar is being used in "Mersad" air defense system, Hatami said, adding the medium range radar system is able to discover various air targets including fighters, unmanned aerial vehicles and cruise missiles in low and medium altitude.

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  12. Gulf Air to resume flights to ShirazRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 18 | The Peninsula

    Manama: Gulf Air, the national carrier of the Kingdom of Bahrain, announced that it will be recommencing flights to Shiraz. Becoming the airline's 40th destination, the capital of Fars Province in Iran, will be served with three weekly flights, starting from December 15. Gulf Air Acting CEO Maher Salman Al Musallam said: "We are further strengthening and supplementing our Iran operations after the recent resumption of flights to both Mashhad and Tehran . 1 comment

  13. Iran manufacturing centrifuges used to produce vaccines: AEOI directorRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 18 | Payvand News of Iran

    Iran has attained self-sufficiency in manufacturing centrifuges used for making vaccines, Atomic Energy Organization of Iran Director Ali Akbar Salehi announced on Friday. Salehi made the remarks on the sidelines of the 18th Annual Asian Science Park Association Conference in Shiraz, IRIB news reported.

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  14. Works by Iranian artists among highlights at Dubai Christie's auctionRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 18 | Tehran Times

    TEHRAN Creations by Iranian artists Farhad Moshiri and Parviz Tanavoli are among the major artworks to be offered at Dubai Christie's auction of Contemporary Arab, Iranian and Turkish Art on October 21. "Tooth picker", a painting by Moshiri, will be offered at an estimated price of 180,000 to 220,000 dollars, and the painting "The Last Poet of Iran" by Tanavoli, famous for his sculptures at world auctions, will be hammered at an estimated price of 60,000 to 80,000 dollars. A collection of 122 items, including paintings, photos and sculptures, will be up for sale at the auction with Iran offering 36, the highest number of lots, Christie's has announced on its website.

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  15. Area ServicesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | The Brattleboro Reformer

    The Rev. Phillip Dana Wilson of Putney will serve as guest preacher at 10 a.m. worship Sunday, Oct. 19, at Centre Congregational Church, 193 Main St., Brattleboro.

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  16. The Westernization of the East: Iran's Booming Consumer CultureRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | Mashable

    ... Iran's first international-style hypermarket inside the Persian Gulf Complex, a huge mall in the outskirts of Shiraz, Iran. Hyperstar plans to open 15 branches by 2015 in five different cities. Customers at the Kentucky House, a fast food restaurant ...

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  17. Belief BriefsRead the original story

    Thursday Oct 16 | HeraldSun.com

    Rose of Sharon seeks coats for 'border children' DURHAM -- Rose of Sharon Baptist Church, along with churches from the Yates Baptist Association, is holding a New Coat Drive for some of the so-called "border children" who were relocated to Durham. Because nearby Riverside High School is one of the schools being affected most by the influx, Rose of Sharon wanted to see what it could do to help the teens, said the Rev.

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  18. Iran's metros will lead to petrol consumption drop of 680m liters: OfficialRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | Payvand News of Iran

    The development of the metro systems of Iran's major cities is expected to increase the number of journeys from 880 million to 2.8 billion per year in the next 10 years, according to Iranian Fuel Conservation Company Managing Director Mohammad Mehdi Rahmati. The Oil Ministry development plan, which aims to reduce petrol consumption by 680 million liters, is expected to be studied and further evaluated by the High Council for Economic Affairs, Rahmati said on Tuesday.

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  19. Iran's metros will lead to petrol consumption drop of 680m liters'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | Tehran Times

    TEHRAN The development of the metro systems of Iran's major cities is expected to increase the number of journeys from 880 million to 2.8 billion per year in the next 10 years, according to Iranian Fuel Conservation Company Managing Director Mohammad Mehdi Rahmati. The Oil Ministry development plan, which aims to reduce petrol consumption by 680 million liters, is expected to be studied and further evaluated by the High Council for Economic Affairs, Rahmati said on Tuesday.

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  20. PersepolisRead the original story

    Tuesday Oct 14 | TrekEarth

    Persepolis North of Persepolis, Fars Province, Shiraz, 50 kilometers away from the historic site and tourist. Iran is one of the ancient cities steadily over the years, and the magnificent ceremonial capital of the Achaemenid Empire during the reign of Iran.

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