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Tuesday Aug 19 | South China Morning Post

Iranian photographers face 75 lashes over critical review

The Kharaghan twin towers, built in 1067 AD in Qazvin province. The photographers, Khalil Imami and Abbas Alipour, had criticised the official for using public money in publishing a book for Mohammad Ali Hazrati, the head of the local cultural heritage organisation.

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Mon Aug 18, 2014

Hispanic Business

Iran Photographers face lash for criticising book

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.

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Thu Aug 14, 2014

Groong

Iran's Largest Wind Farm Comes On Stream

IRAN'S LARGEST WIND FARM COMES ON STREAM Economic Desk On Line: 11 August 2014 18:34 In Print: Tuesday 12 August 2014 TEHRAN - The first phase of Iran's largest wind farm came on stream on Monday in the town of Takestan, which is located in the northwestern province of Qazvin.

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NCR Iran

Iran: Two journalists to be flogged for 'insulting' regime official

The Voice of Qazvin reported on August 13: "Based on a ruling by the Branch 102 of the General Court of Qazvin, one defendant was sentenced to 25 lashes and another photographer to 50 lashes."

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Payvand News of Iran

Words Take Flight in Persian Calligraphy at Sackler Gallery

OPENING SEPT. 13, "NASTA'LIQ: THE GENIUS OF PERSIAN CALLIGRAPHY" IS FIRST EXHIBITION ON PERSIA'S MOST POPULAR AND VISUALLY STUNNING SCRIPT Detail of folio from the Gulshan Album.

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Mon Aug 11, 2014

Tehran Times

Iran's largest wind farm comes on stream

The first phase of Iran's largest wind farm came on stream on Monday in the town of Takestan, which is located in the northwestern province of Qazvin.

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Fri Aug 08, 2014

Trend

Caspian-littoral countries discuss development of regional transit potential

The transport ministers of Russia, Azerbaijan, Iran, Kazakhstan and Turkmenistan will meet as part of the preparation for the Caspian summit with the participation of the presidents of the five countries in Astrakhan on Aug. 8. The meeting of transport ministers will be held under the chairmanship of Minister Maxim Sokolov, the Russian Transport ... (more)

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Thu Aug 07, 2014

Trend

Azerbaijan and Iran reach important agreements on economic cooperation expansion

Following negotiations in Baku, Azerbaijan and Iran have reached agreement on a number of important areas of economic cooperation, Azerbaijani Minister of Economy and Industry Shahin Mustafayev said during the Azerbaijani-Iranian business forum on Aug. 7. "Some 10 important areas of economic cooperation were discussed during the ninth meeting of ... (more)

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Wed Aug 06, 2014

NCR Iran

Iran: 200 lashed in one province for eating during Ramadan

At least 200 people have been flogged in the last month in the Iranian province of Qazvin for eating in public during the holy month of Ramadan.

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Trend

Azerbaijan, Iran reach agreement on opening of Aslanduz-Horadiz border checkpoint

Azerbaijan and Iran have reached an agreement on the opening of the Aslanduz-Horadiz border checkpoint, according to Iranian Minister of Communications and Information Technology, co-chairman of the Iranian-Azerbaijani intergovernmental commission on economic cooperation Mahmoud Vaezi.

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