13 hrs ago
Iran denies it has forces supporting Assad in Syria
PanARMENIAN.Net - Iran denied on Friday, May 24, that it had forces in Syria supporting President Bashar al-Assad, one day after foreign backers of his rebel foes demanded Tehran withdraw its fighters from Syrian territory, according to Reuters.
17 hrs ago
US missile defense still plagued by technical doubts
Three decades after Ronald Reagan launched his "Star Wars" project, the costly missile defense program has become a pillar of US strategy despite lingering doubts about its technology.
Thu May 23, 2013
China takes over operational control of Gwadar Port
Beijing to link coastal highway with the port soon By Razi Syed KARACHI: China has successfully taken over the operational control of Gwadar Port on Thursday.
The Huffington Post
The Most Popular Country In The World Is...
France may be the most-visited nation in the world , but that doesn't make it the most popular country .
This is Derbyshire
Roe signs on as UAE snooker coach
DAVID Roe's snooker career in the Middle East has taken another big step forward as he officially takes over as the national coach for the United Arab Emirates in Dubai.
Wed May 22, 2013
The Washington Post
The Persian Puzzle ," were hamstringing the government to block a president they saw as betraying the country's founding principles.
Mon May 20, 2013
Iranian internet heavily censored in lead up to elections
Iran's internet is being stifled in the lead up to the national elections. This is the screen that appears when Iranian internet users try to visit websites blocked by the government.
Fri May 17, 2013
Real Clear Politics
The Next War: Six Global Hotspots to Watch
While the Middle East has a powerful claim on the world's attention , the world has no shortage of potentially explosive hotspots.
Wed May 15, 2013
Peter Carapetian's 'IRAN: Soul Of An Ancient Land' -...
Tripod Studio Gallery, has teamed with award-winning photographer, Peter Carapetian, to restore and release 63 rare photographs of Iran.
Tue May 14, 2013
A Persian night in old Siam
Ayutthaya, Siam's former capital, opts for all things Persian this week, showcasing cultural shows and display of Iranian art and handicrafts, as part of the "From Persia to Thailand" festival.
Mon May 13, 2013
Iranian, Saudi foreign ministers hold talks in Jeddah
TEHRAN Saudi Foreign Minister Saud al-Faisal met his Iranian counterpart Ali Akbar Salehi in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia, on Sunday and called for expansion of ties with Tehran.
Sat May 11, 2013
Hyderabad-Mashhad flights likely from June 30
Hyderabad, May 11 : Direct flights between Hyderabad and Iranian holy city of Mashhad are expected to start from June 30, said Iran's consul general here.
Azerbaijan: Israel Diplomatic Trip Tweaks Tehran
Azerbaijan: Israel Diplomatic Trip Tweaks Tehran May 1, 2013 - 11:34am, by Shahin Abbasov - Azerbaijan - Iran - Israel - EurasiaNet's Weekly Digest - Geopolitics [image: Azerbaijan works the middle, between Iran and Israel.
Fri May 10, 2013
Azerbaijan's Iran Embassy marks Heydar Aliyev's 90th anniversary
Azerbaijan`s Embassy to Iran and Azerbaijani state oil company have co-organized a scientific conference titled "Heydar Aliyev: independence, development and prosperity" to mark the 90th anniversary of national leader Heydar Aliyev in Tehran.
Indian firms keen on Iranian sweeter oil deals
Iran has offered new, more alluring terms to reluctant Indian companies to win the investment it craves for its energy sector, despite Western sanctions.
Thu May 09, 2013
Sudan's navy commander hails Iran's role in Red Sea security
Commander of Sudan's Naval Forces Lieutenant General Dalil al-Daw says the presence of the Iranian fleets in the Red Sea insures security in the waters, Press TV reported.
Iran hostages say they see new focus on compensation issue
The men and women who were held hostage in the U.S. Embassy in Tehran three decades ago are seeing renewed focus on their bid to be compensated, lawmakers say.
US bill to block Iran from using its Euro reserves
U.S. Senate minority leader Mitch McConnell speaks as Senate Republican leadership hold a press conference after their weekly policy luncheon in the U.S. Capitol building in Washington, DC.
13th Airport Show closes on successful note
The 13th Airport Show, which concluded on Wednesday after a three-day run, has been a resounding success with both the exhibitors and visitors benefitting from the amazing portfolio of innovative technologies and products showcased at the B2B event and from the expertise shared by aviation industry experts and thought-leaders at the inaugural ... (more)
Wed May 08, 2013
Lake Cowichan Gazette
Meet two real Argo escapees
By Staff Writer - Surrey North Delta Leader Published: May 08, 2013 7:00 AM Updated: May 08, 2013 9:52 AM Two of the six Americans who, during the 1979 Iran hostage crisis, took refuge with staff of the Canadian embassy in Tehran and fled Iran with CIA assistance - Mark and Cora Lijek - will talk about their experience at an event at SFU Surrey on ... (more)