Hormozgan, Iran Newswire (Page 5)

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  1. Silenced By Force: Politically-Motivated Arbitrary Detentions in VenezuelaRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2017 | Amnesty International USA

    Venezuelan authorities are using the justice system to illegally increase persecution and punishment of those who think differently, says Amnesty International in a new report published today amidst an increase in protests around the country which have resulted in several deaths and hundreds of people injured and imprisoned. provides details on a catalogue of illegal actions on the part of the Venezuelan authorities to repress freedom of expression.

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  2. Urgent Action: Man Arrested At 15 Faces Imminent ExecutionRead the original story

    Apr 24, 2017 | Amnesty International USA

    Peyman Barandah , who was 15 years old at the time of his arrest, is due to be executed on 10 May in Shiraz's Adel Abad prison, Fars Province, Iran. He was sentenced to death after a grossly unfair trial which violated principles of juvenile justice.

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  3. Annual handicraft exports at $237m: tourism chiefRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2017 | Tehran Times

    Iran exported $237 million of handicrafts in the past Iranian calendar year, which ended on March 20, IRNA quoted the head of Cultural Heritage, Tourism, and Handicrafts Organization as saying. The country fetched over $8 billion in tourism revenues last year, CHTHO Director Zahra Ahmadipour added in an address to a provincial meeting in Shiraz on April 19. Elsewhere in her remarks, she expressed satisfaction over the domestic sales of handicrafts in marketplaces which had been set up during Noruz, the new Iranian year holidays.

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  4. Authentic Turkmen traditions in northeast IranRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2017 | Tehran Times

    Iranian Turkmen are an ethnic community living in Turkmen Sahra region which is located in northeastern Iran, mainly Golestan, North Khorasan, and Khorasan Razavi provinces. Turkmen wedding ceremonies are flamboyant, eye-catching and filled with authentic traditional customs preserved and passed down from generation to generation.

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  5. Report: Iranian police arrest more than 30 men for 'sodomy'Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2017 | Washington Blade

    Police in the Iranian province of Isfahan on April 13, 2017, reportedly arrested more than 30 men for "sodomy." The Iranian Railroad for Queer Refugees, a Toronto-based organization that helps Iranians who have fled their homeland because of anti-LGBT persecution seek asylum in Canada and other countries, in an email to supporters said police raided a private party in Bahadoran at around 8:30 p.m. local time on April 13. The Iranian Railroad for Queer Refugees said officers fired "several gunshots" before they arrested more than 30 men between 16- and 30-years-old "for being homosexual."

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  6. Exhibition of refugees' art at Bradford museumRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2017 | Thetelegraphand Argus

    ARTWORK by people who have fled their home countries to find safety in the UK is now on display in the Bradford Peace Museum. Running until May 19, the exhibition features work by people originally from places including Kabaw in Libya, Aleppo in Syria and Shiraz in Iran.

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  7. Retail Pharmacy Practice Differences in IranRead the original story

    Apr 19, 2017 | Pharmacy Times

    Sally Rafie, PharmD, BCPS, is a pharmacist specialist at University of California San Diego Health and an assistant clinical professor at the UCSD Skaggs School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences. She started the Birth Control Pharmacist project to help educate pharmacists and other health care professionals about family planning topics such as hormonal contraception, emergency contraception, and youth-friendly pharmacy services.

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  8. Affinities between Sadi and Victor Hugo discussed at Tehran meetingRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2017 | Tehran Times

    A number of Persian scholars gathered at the Book City Institute in Tehran on Tuesday to discuss the commonalities between the Persian poet Sadi and French poet and novelist Victor Hugo . Speaking at the meeting, scholar Mir Jalaleddin Kazzazi said that he believes those who have read books written by Hugo agree that Hugo can be called the Sadi of France.

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  9. Iran's petrochemical industry revivingRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2017 | Trend

    News selected on topics and regions - oil and gas, business, politics, IT, the South Caucasus, the Caspian Sea region, Central Asia Ranking of the Azerbaijani banking sector Iranian petrochemical plants produced 50.61 million metric tons of petrochemical products during last fiscal year that ended March 20. According to an official document prepared by the National Petrochemical Company and seen by Trend Apr. 18, Iran's actual petrochemical production level was 82 percent of the total nominal capacity. In other words, the country's plants worked at 82 percent capacity during last fiscal year.

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  10. White Rabbit, Red Rabbit - Act of Spontaneous ActionRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2017 | Sofia News Agency

    The play White Rabbit, Red Rabbit you're about to see is sealed inside an envelope. The actor about to perform has never seen it.

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  11. Thai delegation holding roadshow in Iran to deepen tourism tiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2017 | Tehran Times

    A delegation from the Tourism Authority of Thailand is holding multistage roadshow in Tehran and Shiraz, holding talks with some travel businesses in a bid to deepen bilateral ties. Led by Tanes Petsuwan, the TAT deputy governor for international marketing in Europe, Africa, Middle East and Americas, the delegation launched the roadshow at Espinas Palace Hotel in Tehran on April 16. Revolving around the central theme "Value for Experiences", the session was held in partnership with Mahan Air.

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  12. Persian, in this age of linguistic chauvinismRead the original story

    Apr 15, 2017 | Indian Muslim Statements

    A couple of years ago, I got a mail from a young Tamil woman. She liked a Persian article of mine that appeared on an Iranian portal.

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  13. Book City Institute to host meeting on Sadi, HugoRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2017 | Tehran Times

    The Book City Institute in Tehran will be hosting a meeting on the Persian poet Sadi and French poet and novelist Victor Hugo . Academy of Persian Language and Literature director Gholam-Ali Haddad-Adel will deliver a speech during the two-day event, which will open on April 18. Iranian literati, including Mir Jalaleddin Kazzazi, Ahmad Samiei Gilani, Fatemeh Eshqi, Tahmures Sajedi, Fereidun Majlesi, Asghar Nuri and French scholar Jean-Marc Hovasse will also discuss Sadi and Hugo at the event.

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  14. 15 must-see movies at the Minneapolis St. Paul International Film FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 12, 2017 | Star Tribune

    Emilia Clarke in "Voice From the Stone," the debut feature by Twin Cities director Eric Howell, screening April 20 and 28 as part of the Minneapolis St. Paul International Film Festival. It's said more than once in this true-life adventure that a man's reach should exceed his grasp.

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  15. Explosion at CNG fueling station in Iran kills one, injures twoRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 12, 2017 | Trend

    News selected on topics and regions - oil and gas, business, politics, IT, the South Caucasus, the Caspian Sea region, Central Asia Ranking of the Azerbaijani banking sector Baku, Azerbaijan, Apr. 12 By Khalid Kazimov - Trend: An explosion at a compressed natural gas fueling station in the Iranian southern city of Shiraz has killed one and left two more injured. Colonel Yousef Malekzadeh, the head of the provincial police, has said that the fuel tank of a vehicle which was fueling up, exploded, ISNA news agency reported.

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  16. A handful of women ignored Iranian orders by running Tehran marathon outdoors alongside menRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2017 | Boston.com

    Backed by the Dutch organizer of what was billed as Iran's first international marathon, a group of women ran alongside men outdoors on Friday, ignoring orders by an Iranian government official requiring female runners to complete their course apart from men off the streets in a nearby stadium. ''As an organizer I did NOT accept that,'' Sebatiaan Straten, the Dutchman who organized the event through his group I Run Iran, told The Washington Post in an email on Friday.

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  17. Mohammad Tawhidi in hiding following chilling Islam threatRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2017 | Daily Mail

    EXCLUSIVE: 'The Islamic ruling for this is beheading': Chilling threat to imam who wants Muslim schools shut down - as he reveals he would never have come to Australia if he knew a 'mosque on every corner' was being built He is the Muslim preacher who has called for Islamic schools to be shut down and says he didn't come to Australia to live in a nation where 'burqas were running around'. But Sheikh Mohammad Tawhidi - the outspoken Shia imam from Adelaide - has revealed the chilling threat which this week drove him into hiding. 3 comments

  18. Tehran Marathon: Iran's Moradi crosses finish line firstRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2017 | Tehran Times

    Mohammad Jafar Moradi, who represented Iran at the 2016 Olympic Games, won the Tehran's first-ever marathon on Friday. The course took male runners from the Azadi Sports Complex through the Azadi square in western Tehran.

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  19. Expert: Not Designating Iran's IRGC for Terrorism - Would Hold American Policy Hostage'Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2017 | Cybercast News Service

    IRGC troops during a visit by Iranian supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei to Shiraz in 2009. Designating Iran's Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps for terrorism would not violate the nuclear deal, and the U.S. should make clear that if the deal falls apart as a result, Iran will be to blame both for walking away and for sponsoring terror in the first place, U.S. lawmakers were told Wednesday.

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  20. Women will be forced run separate from men in Tehran's first marathonRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 5, 2017 | Stuff.co.nz

    The first international marathon to be held in Tehran, Iran, will see women and men separated and forced to run apart. Two days before what has been described as Tehran's first international marathon, a top Iranian sports official cannot confirm whether Americans will participate and says women will be forced to run separately from men.

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