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Iranian Transport and Urban Development Minister Abbas Akhoundi visited the quake-stricken regions of Abdanan in the western province of Ilam on Wednesday, the ISNA news agency reported.
8 hrs ago | The Hill
On August 10, a Sepahan Air regional airliner crashed in a neighborhood in densely populated Tehran, killing 39. This latest incident is just one in a spate of air accidents in Iran, where the imposition of sanctions by the West has severely impacted the safety of civilian aircraft.
12 hrs ago | Trend
Iranian president, Hassan Rouhani has appointed a reformist politician as the caretaker for the Ministry of Science, Research and Technology.
15 hrs ago | SFGate
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Ellie Rafighi, a 29-year-old Iranian on a student visa, received a letter from HSBC informing her about the imminent termination of her two-year-old account last year.
Jason Rezaian, a Washington Post reporter, is pictured in 2013. Rezaian, who grew up in San Rafael, is one of three Americans detained in Iran.
The year-long charm offensive of Iranian President Rouhani can't mask continued human rights abuses.
TEHRAN: A top adviser to the Commander of the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps underlined the Iranian Armed Forces' preparedness to confront enemies, and said IRGC forces are equipped with state-of-the-art weapons and powerful missiles.
Iran's most famous poet has died at the age of 87. Simin Behbahani was loved by many ordinary Iranians but drew the disapproval of the authorities, whom she challenged throughout her life, reports BBC Persian's Golnoosh Golshani.
Radio Irava's Eng. interview with Hamid Yazdan Panah of the Near East Observatory: A different look @ 1988 Iran Massacre Hamid Yazdan Panah who is an immigration attorney and the director and founder of Near East Observatory focuses his practice primarily on immigration, hoping to serve as a resource to immigrants and refugees.
The head of Iran's Airport Police announced that 120 kg of opium headed for London was sniffed out by their dogs.
On Monday, February 17, as the clerical regime's president Hassan Rouhani entered the Oil Company building, a retired oil industry employee set himself ablaze in protest at the abhorrent living conditions of retired people, including their removal from company homes and the neglect of their requests by regime officials.
"The City of Mice 2" will premiere tomorrow at Iranian theaters to entertain children, and to evoke adults' sense of nostalgia for the good old days of the 1980s.
Hamas supporters gather for a rally in Gaza City, Gaza Strip. Evidence has pointed to Iran continuing to funnel weapons to the Palestinian side of the conflict with Israel.
The men, from Qazvin province, were put on trial after , the head of the local cultural heritage organisation, felt insulted by reviews they had written in separate posts online about his photography book, Qazvin, the Land of Times Past.
As American forces continue to mount airstrikes on Islamic State positions around the key Mosul dam in support of Kurdish forces, it appears that Iran is prepared to increase its military support for Iraq's Shia in the south and east.
This morning, at least 11 prisoners were hanged en masse in Qezel Hessar Prison in the town of Karaj .
Updated: Wed Aug 20, 2014 04:39 pm
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