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Iran airport gets an unlikely U.S. visitor, but no one seems to know why

A corporate jet with a small American flag decal on the tail, which arrived despite complex trade rules against doing business with Iran, at Mehrabad Airport in Tehran, Iran, April 15, 2014.

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Thu Apr 17, 2014

PanArmenian Network

Magnitude 5.3 quake strikes southern Iran

PanARMENIAN.Net - Iran's state TV said a magnitude 5.3 earthquake has jolted a sparsely populated district in the south of the country.

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Russia Taday

Iran fulfilling most of its agreements under nuclear deal - IAEA

International Atomic Energy Agency inspectors and Iranian technicians disconnect the connections between the twin cascades for 20 percent uranium production at nuclear power plant of Natanz, some 300 kilometres south of Tehran A monthly update by the IAEA says that Iran has cut its most sensitive stockpile of nuclear material by 75 percent, ... (more)

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Payvand News of Iran

H.E. Ambassador Farhad Sepahbody, Iranian Diplomat, dies at 85 in Sedona, Arizona.

H.E. Ambassador Farhad Sepahbody, a distinguished career diplomat during the reign of Shah Mohammed Reza Pahlavi, died in exile at his home in Sedona, Arizona, on Sunday, 6 April 2014.

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Sydney Morning Herald

Iranian mother saves son's killer from hanging with a slap

The father and mother of Abdolah Hosseinzadeh, who was murdered in a knife fight in 2007, remove the noose from his killer's neck.

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Emirates News Agency

Quake hits southern Iran

WAM TEHRAN, 17th April, 2014 -- An earthquake measuring 5.1 on the Richter scale struck an area near the town of Shanbeh in Bushehr province, Southern Iran, early Thursday morning.

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Trend

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.

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Wed Apr 16, 2014

ABC News

Moderate Earthquake Jolts Southern Iran

Iran's state TV says a magnitude 5.3 earthquake has jolted a sparsely populated district in the south of the country.

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Jerusalem Post

Plutonium in the Islamic Republic: Make-or-break issue or simply a decoy?

Iran will sway West to allow it to have permanent near nuclear break-out capability, if it exchanges reduced plutonium production capacity, dilution of medium-level enriched uranium for permanent enrichment capabilities of low-level uranium.

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Payvand News of Iran

Denying Involvement, Iran Vows to Investigate Jamming of Foreign Media

Earlier this week, Iran's Minister of Communications and Information Technology Reza Taghipour denied his department's involvement in jamming satellite signals, and said the ministry was "seriously" pursuing the case.

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The Times of Israel

Iran's Zarif to visit Russia for Caspian confab

Iran's Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif will travel to Russia next week for a meeting of the countries that border the Caspian Sea, the official IRNA news agency reported.

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Malaysian National News Agency

Iran Pursues Expansion Of Ties With Persian Gulf Arab Neighbours - Official

Deputy Interior Minister for Security and Disciplinary Affairs Ali Abdollahi said here Tuesday that expansion of ties with the Persian Gulf Arab neighbours is Iran's fundamental policy, Iran's IRAN reported.

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Iran to boost trade with Caspian littoral countries via Anzali port

Iran plans to boost trade and economic ties with the Caspian littoral countries via Anzali port in the country's northern Gilan province.

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The Washington Post

Iran Minister Calls for Cuts in Water Use as 37 Million at Risk

Water shortfalls may affect half of Iran's population by this summer if consumption isn't cut by as much as 20 percent, its deputy energy minister said.

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Tue Apr 15, 2014

The Indian Express

The great Game Folio: Iran Transit

India's dream of connecting to Afghanistan via Iran could soon move a step closer to reality if New Delhi, Tehran and Kabul sign off on a draft memorandum of understanding on transit trade that has been finalised recently.

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Daily Times

Hafiz Shirazi's poetic version visualisation on canvas by Mohsen Keiany

KARACHI: Artscene Gallery has inaugurated a solo exhibition 'Peer-e-Meikadeh' by an Iran based renowned artist Dr Mohsen Keiany featuring detailed work on the poetries of legendary Persian poet Hafiz Shirazi on Tuesday.Over 30 paintings are on display, whereas a large number of people including art lovers, art critics and notables attended the ... (more)

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Tehran Times

Iranian, Italian stage directors reunite for "1+1"

A scene from "1+1", which was performed by an Iranian-Italian troupe during the 31st Fajr International Theater Festival in January 2013 TEHRAN Iranian director Omid Niaz and his Italian colleague Guglielmo Papa have united again to stage the children's play "1+1" in Iranian cities of Isfahan, Yazd and Shiraz.

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Payvand News of Iran

Iranian Cleric Says Unhealthy Satellite Jamming Un-Islamic

Despite Iran's efforts to jam satellite channels and the crackdown on satellite dishes, many Iranians -- according to some estimates more than half -- watch foreign satellite TV channels.

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Payvand News of Iran

Iran says ready to help Azerbaijan meet its defense needs

Iran and neighboring Azerbaijan have similar views toward major regional and international issues, Iranian Defense Minister Hossein Dehqan said in a meeting with his visiting Azeri counterpart Zakir Hasanov on Monday.

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Trend

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.

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