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Iran won't shake America's 'dirty hands' in ISIS fight
A PIL is seeking a court-monitored CBI probe into various land deals allegedly entered into by Robert Vadra's firms. Summary Iran's supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei has said that he had personally rejected an offer from United States for talks to fight ISIS.
ISIS' brutality unites nations, but not enough
11, 2014 in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia. PARIS -- Newly outraged by the beheading of yet another Western hostage, diplomats from around the world are in Paris pressing for a coherent global strategy to combat extremists from the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria -- minus two of the main players and without any ground troops -- in a conflict that threatens to spill beyond the Mideast.
Sun Sep 14, 2014
Hampton Roads Daily Press
U.S. official: Arab states offer to launch airstrikes on Islamic State
Several Arab nations have offered to launch airstrikes on the Islamic State militant group, lending an important boost to U.S efforts to knit a broad coalition against the advancing extremists, according to a U.S. official. The nations have offered their help to the Iraqis, who are struggling to halt the group in the country's north and west, or directly to U.S. military officials, the American official said.
Payvand News of Iran
Largest German university delegation visits Iran
The largest German university scientific delegation is visiting Iran to discuss mutual cooperation with Iranian universities, said Iranian Deputy Minister of Science for International Affairs Hossein Amoli. During the meeting, Caretaker of Iran's Ministry of Science, Research and Technology Mohammad-Ali Najafi and President of the German Academic Exchange Service, Prof.
Fri Sep 12, 2014
Iran is one of the ancient cities steadily over the years, and the magnificent ceremonial capital of the Achaemenid Empire during the reign of Iran. Building on the ancient city of Persepolis known that during the reign of Darius, Xerxes and Artaxerxes was built for about 50 years, the central ritual ceremonies and celebrations especially New Year's.
Thu Sep 11, 2014
Trip Tips: In summer, Iranians cool off at 'jeweled plains'
For those who prefer to bundle up rather than strip down in summer, Iran's highland pastures offer something cooler than the usual coastal retreats. Javaher Dasht, which translates as "jeweled plains," is 2,000 m above the Caspian Sea in Gilan province.
Missing Angelika Peters returns to family home SEVEN days after disappearance
Syria and Iran warn Obama that he could trigger the 'first sparks of fire' in the Middle East with vow to bomb ISIS in Syria A Melbourne woman with a severe latex allergy who has been missing for a week has finally returned to her family. Angelika Peters was last seen last seven days ago when she kissed her husband goodbye in their Ascot Vale home - in the Victorian capital's inner city - before he went to work.
Public Schedule: September 11 - Thursday
DEPARTMENT OF STATE PUBLIC SCHEDULE SEPTEMBER 11, 2014 SECRETARY JOHN KERRY Secretary Kerry is on travel to Jeddah, Saudia Arabia. He is accompanied by Under Secretary for Public Diplomacy and Public Affairs Richard Stengel, Assistant Secretary for Near Eastern Affairs Anne Patterson, Near Eastern Affairs Deputy Assistant Secretary for Iraq and Iran Brett McGurk, National Security Council Senior Director for Iran, Iraq, and the Gulf States Robert Malley, Spokesperson Jen Psaki, and Vice Admiral Kurt Tidd, JCS.
Australian ambassador praises Tehran municipality's achievements
TEHRAN The Australian ambassador to Iran has lauded efforts taken by the Tehran municipality to promote urban infrastructure, including subway system, parks, and highways. Tehran is a very large, growing, and developing city and Australia is keen to develop the activities of its embassy in Tehran to show the friendly relations between the two countries, Ambassador Foley said.
Wed Sep 10, 2014
Tehran embassy censures anti-Iran gathering in Baku
TEHRAN The Iranian embassy in the Republic of Azerbaijan has censured a recent anti-Iran meeting by a separatist cell in Baku, saying Iran would take legal actions against such moves. In a statement released on Monday, the embassy underlined that certain people, who have served the interests of the enemies of Iran and Azerbaijan for years, have now targeted the friendly relations between the two brotherly countries.
Wed Sep 03, 2014
Food Production Daily
MENA packaging market to grow to $52.4bn by 2019
The packaging market in the Middle East and North Africa is valued at approximately $41.1bn in 2014 and is forecast to grow at a CAGR of 5.0% to $52.4bn by 2019, according to Smithers Pira.
Arutz Sheva Israel News
Middle East, 10:23 AMIran Losing Key Ally as Sudan Expels Embassy Staff
Sudan has expelled the Iranian embassy's cultural attache, in a slap in the face to its one-time ally over creeping "Shia influence" in the Sunni-majority country.
Tue Sep 02, 2014
Britain engaging with Iran to reopen embassies: Cameron
TEHRAN British Prime Minister David Cameron has said that the UK is engaging with Iran to reopen the embassies of the two countries.
Mon Sep 01, 2014
Technical problem forces plane's urgent landing in Iran
An Iranian airplane traveling to the country's north western city of Tabriz from Tehran flew back after experiencing technical problems.
Sun Aug 31, 2014
House Intel chief: Obama foreiegn policy in 'freefall'
House Intelligence Committee chairman Rep. Mike Rogers sharply criticized the president's foreign policy choices on Fox News Sunday, saying it was in "freefall" and that any action he takes regarding Islamic State is "too little, too late."
Sat Aug 30, 2014
Telluride 2014: Jon Stewart's 'Rosewater' Inspires Activism with Humor
Premiering at the 2014 Telluride Film Festival is Jon Stewart's Rosewater , his directorial debut based on a true story he was involved in about Iranian journalist Maziar Bahari, played by Gael GarcA a Bernal .
Iran the top electricity generator in Middle East
Job Objective: Provide the necessary administrative support to the department by working closely with the Head of Department.
Fri Aug 29, 2014
The Baltimore Sun
U.S. sends arms to bolster Lebanon army after Islamist incursion
The United States has begun delivering nearly $20 million of arms including assault rifles, anti-tank missiles and mortars to bolster Lebanon's army after Islamist insurgents seized a border town for several days this month, U.S. officials said on Friday.
Islamist gains prompt US to send arms to Lebanon
The United States has begun delivering nearly $20 million of arms including assault rifles, anti-tank missiles and mortars to bolster Lebanon's army.
Thu Aug 28, 2014
Iraq and Syria pose Saudi dilemma - failed states or Iran proxies
A boy from the minority Yazidi sect, who fled the violence in the Iraqi town of Sinjar, stands in Bajed Kadal refugee camp south west of Dohuk province August 15, 2014.