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  1. Iran: 10 executions today in ShirazRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | CNN

    In a brutal way, the Iranian regime collectively executed 10 prisoners at dawn today, Tuesday, March 3, 2015 in Adel-Abad prison, Shiraz. This barbaric punishment was done in secret and the criminal regime of the mullahs did not announce the name of the prisoners.

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  2. Airline Routes-March 2, 2015Read the original story

    Yesterday | Air Transport World

    Pegasus Asia , the partnership between Turkey's Pegasus Airlines and Kyrgyz airline Air Manas, launched 2X-weekly Bishkek-New Delhi service. Air Arabia began 4X-weekly Airbus A320 Ras Al Khaimah-Doha service.

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  3. Autism and the Difficulties of the Autistic Society in IranRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Tehran Times

    I first came to know autism when I decided to write my MA thesis in Linguistics on the speech disorders of the autistic children, and as a result entered their society through research. During my presence at special schools for autistic children in the two cities of Shiraz and Mashhad in Iran, I came to know about the shortcomings from which they were suffering both at school and home.

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  4. Just in: More cities are joining the nationwide demonstration in IranRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | CNN

    Teachers in Kermanshah, Bushehr, Ardebil, Khorram-Abad, Sannandaj, Bandar-Abbas and Yasooj are joining the Nationwide Teachers' demonstration in Iran. In Khorram-Abad, more than 1,000 teachers joined the already in progress nationwide demonstration of teachers which was called for days in advance.

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  5. Developing Story: Teachers' protest across Iranian citiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | CNN

    Teachers' protests across Iranian cities started this morning. Thousands of teachers and members of educational establishments in different cities across the country took to the streets today, Sunday demanding their economic and working rights.

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  6. Teachers go on strike across IranRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 3, 2015 | Trend

    Groups of teachers have decided to go on strike in reaction to low budget assigned for the Iranian Education Ministry in the next Iranian fiscal year . Around 600 teachers had also gathered in front of the Iranian parliament by noon, ILNA news agency reported March 1. The Iranian Teachers Union had previously requested the Interior Ministry for permission to hold a rally in front of the parliament on March 1. Education Minister Ali Asghar Fani had said on Dec. 14 that the ministry's budget would increase by 23 percent for the coming year.

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  7. Top Iranian cleric vows to 'raise the flag of Islam over the White...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 28 | Daily Mail

    EXCLUSIVE: Tearful William Shatner pictured hours after the death of his 'brother' Leonard Nimoy - as he echoes Spock actor's final tweet telling fans to 'Live Long and Prosper' Night of terror in a tiny rural Missouri town: How reclusive gunman killed seven of his cousins and neighbors after finding his elderly mom dead - and a fleeing shoeless girl in a nightie raised the alarm 'Enjoyed room so much they stayed in bed until checkout': Irish husband leaves excruciating five-star review for hotel he alleges was used by his wife to have 'affair with her boss' Police called after disgraced ex-governor of Oregon and his fiancee are seen dumping trash in landfill after learning they were subject of a corruption investigation Travel nightmare of passengers stuck on plane for NINE HOURS - after boarding flight that was meant to take 30 minutes When one bulletproof panic room is not enough: ... (more)

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  8. The journey from Iran to IsraelRead the original story

    Saturday Feb 28 | Jerusalem Post

    Wandering through the stalls of the Jerusalem International Book Fair held a few weeks ago my eye fell upon a display entitled 'Lavi Publications,' where copies of just one or two volumes in Hebrew were on display. The modestly dressed elderly lady in attendance at the stall was eager to show me her wares when I stopped to leaf through the book.

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  9. New gallery opens with display of works by great Iranian artistsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | Tehran Times

    Hojjat Shakiba, a painter who mostly is famous for his recreations of works by the Qajar era painter Kamalolmolk, is the founder of the gallery, which was named after him. Works by master miniaturist Mahmud Farshchian, calligraphers Ali Shirazi, Jalil Rasuli and Esrafil Shirchi as well as painter Nasser Ovissi and Shakiba himself went on display at Shakiba Gallery.

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  10. "1000 Kilometers of Watercolors" connects Tehran to ShirazRead the original story

    Friday Feb 27 | Tehran Times

    TEHRAN An exhibition entitled "1000 Kilometers of Watercolors", which displays a watercolor collection that Iranian artist Nasser Sani created during his bike tour from Tehran to Shiraz, opened at Tehran's Shangarf Gallery on Thursday. "It began simply.

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  11. Iran cleric vows to 'raise flag of Islam on White House' to avenge Israeli attackRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | Jerusalem Post

    Iran's supreme leader, Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, stands in front of a jeep as he inspects 110,000 hardline Basij militia voluteers. A senior Iranian cleric with close ties to Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei vowed on Friday that "we will raise the flag of Islam over the White House" in response to the killing of Hezbollah and Revolutionary Guards operatives on the Golan Heights last month.

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  12. Rohani Adviser Says Rights Violations Hurting IranRead the original story

    Friday Feb 27 | Payvand News of Iran

    Iranian presidential adviser for ethnic and religious minorities' affairs Ali Yunesi during a visit to a church in Shiraz in May 2014 Ali Yunesi, a senior adviser to Iran's President Hassan Rohani and a former intelligence minister, has admitted that "many cases" of human rights violations are taking place in Iran's courts and prisons, blaming them on extremists. The human rights situation in the Islamic republic is often the subject of criticism by rights group and UN rights experts.

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  13. Know Comment: Epistle to CongressRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | Jerusalem Post

    Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu speeks at the Conference of Presidents in Jerusalem, February 16, 2015. I, Benjamin Netanyahu, stand here before you, the elected representatives of the Congress of the United States, with great humility.

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  14. IS militant 'Jihadi John' namedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | NEWS.com.au

    WESTERN media has identified "Jihadi John", the masked militant seen in shocking videos depicting the beheading of journalists and aid workers. AS Tony Abbott begs for the Bali Nine pair to be spared from death, a newspaper has called on Indonesian President Joko Widodo to "knock it off".

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  15. IS executioner Jihadi John 'unmasked'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | NEWS.com.au

    FIRST there were fighter jets, now there's army tanks. Indonesia is ready to remove Andrew Chan and Myuran Sukumaran from Kerobokan Prison and deliver them to their death.

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  16. Baha'is to testify on Human Rights in Iran at Congressional HearingRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 25 | PRWeb

    Anthony Vance, Director of the Baha'i Office of Public Affairs, will testify at a joint subcommittee hearing entitled "The Shame of Iranian Human Rights" at 2:00 pm, on Thursday, February 26, at 2172 Rayburn House Office Building, in Washington D.C. Anthony Vance, the Director of Public Affairs of the Baha'is of the United States, will testify at a hearing of the U.S. House of Representatives Committee on Foreign Affairs, entitled "The Shame of Iranian Human Rights," which will take place at 2:00 pm on Thursday, February 26 in room 2172 of the Rayburn House Office Building in Washington D.C. This will be a joint hearing held by the Subcommittee on Africa, Global Health, Global Human Rights, and International Organizations, chaired by Rep. Christopher H. Smith , and the Subcommittee on the Middle East and North Africa.

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  17. 'Sulh-E-Kul' - Artistic bridges of love from PersiaRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 24 | Newkerala.com

    A rare collection of Persian and Iranian art and culture, comprising the finest collections from one of the oldest civilizations in the world, is enthralling visitors at a month-long exhibition in Mumbai. Titled 'Building Bridges Of Love - Sulh-E-Kul - Peace To All', the expo covers eras of Khatamkari works, Minakari arts, Persian calligraphy, art photography and paintings and miniatures.

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  18. German artists to visit ShirazRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | Tehran Times

    A group of young musicians, architecture students, painters and sculptors from the German city of Weimar is scheduled to travel to Iran during April to visit Shiraz, which is home to the tomb of Hafez, the favorite poet of German literary figure Johann Wolfgang Goethe. The trip has been organized by Piruzan Mahbub, a German-based Iranian carpet merchant, who has previously sent two other German groups to tour the southern Iranian city.

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  19. Iran reports finding, returning stolen Shiraz TorahRead the original story

    Monday Feb 23 | United Jewish Federation of Tidewater

    A stolen Torah scroll uncovered by an Iranian volunteer militia was returned to the Shiraz Jewish community, the Fars News Agency reported. Members of the Basij located the ancient scroll taken from a Shiraz synagogue.

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  20. Iran Returns Stolen Torah Scroll to ShirazRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | Forward

    A stolen Torah scroll uncovered by an Iranian volunteer militia was returned to the Shiraz Jewish community, the Fars News Agency reported. Members of the Basij located the ancient scroll taken from a Shiraz synagogue.

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