Hormozgan, Iran Newswire (Page 7)

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  1. 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.


  2. 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.


  3. 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.


  4. 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.


  5. 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.


  6. 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

  7. 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.


  8. 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.


  9. 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.


  10. Riga tourism film festival to screen Iranian moviesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 5, 2017 | Tehran Times

    Three Iranian movies will be screened at the 10th Tourfilm Riga, an international festival of tourism films, which is held in Latvia in April. "The Mirror of Fancy" by director Farhad Pakdel is about an expert on handicrafts who comes to Shiraz to do research on mirror art decoration at holy sites in Iran.


  11. Women forced to run indoors while men compete outside in Iran's first marathonRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 5, 2017 | The Washington Post

    Separate but not equal isn't the tagline of this weekend's upcoming marathon in Tehran, but it could be. On Wednesday, race organizers confirmed to the Associated Press that while the men get to enjoy an outdoor course Friday, the country's strict laws are forcing female participants to run the roughly 26-mile race on an indoor track.


  12. Women to run apart from men in Tehran's first marathon - Wed, 05 Apr 2017 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 5, 2017 | The Spokesman-Review

    This Sunday, April, 2, 2017, photo shows Iranian hikers coming down from the mountain at the Tochal mountainous area in northern Tehran, Iran. 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.


  13. Iran cleric says bad driving a sin as 700 die over new yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 4, 2017 | Yahoo!

    Some 700 people were killed over the Persian new year on roads in Iran, which are among the deadliest in the world despite Islamic leaders declaring bad driving a sin. The two-week break for Nowruz that ended at the weekend actually saw a 12-percent improvement on last year's death toll, police chief Taghi Mehri said on Tuesday.


  14. Tasmanian community steps in to help Iranian student chase engineering dreamRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2017 | ABC News

    An Iranian woman has moved to Australia with the help of the Tasmanian community to pursue her career after constant knockbacks in her home country. Fatima Hosseini, 27, spent four years applying for jobs after graduating in chemical engineering but said she struggled because "men are the breadwinners" in her country.


  15. Langley accountant in Iran for first-ever co-ed raceRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2017 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    Haleh Magnus has travelled halfway around the globe, back to her homeland of Iran, to take part in a marathon next week. But it's no average marathon, explained the 42-year-old Willoughby accountant.


  16. My Grandmother, a Nomadic Iranian Tribe, and a DressRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2017 | Racked

    In the dining room of my grandfather's house in California, one of the walls is covered from floor to ceiling in pictures that span my grandparents' lives. The wall is mostly chronological: The far left is filled with black-and-white photos from their individual childhoods, and the far right with more recent colored ones of their grandchildren.


  17. .com | First Tehran marathon bids to 'build bridges' with runnersRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2017 | News24

    Americans are among runners from more than 50 countries who have registered to run in the Iranian capital's first marathon, billed as an opportunity to "build bridges," organisers said on Friday. Women too are being invited to register for the April 7 race, provided they comply with Iran's Islamic dress code.


  18. How Mohammed Reza went from refugee to entrepreneur in three yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 27, 2017 | The Age

    Reza still speaks through an interpreter but that hasn't stopped him from opening Shiraz IceCream selling freshly made Iranian-inspired sweets, ice cream and juice in Merrylands, New South Wales. Reza started learning the trade from an early age, helping in his father's shop in Abadan, Iran, and dreamt about one day owning his own shop and exporting Iranian products to the world.


  19. Iranian touristsRead the original story

    Mar 26, 2017 | Turkish Daily News

    There is rejoicing in our Antalya and Van provinces, where one Iranian plane lands after the other. Tourists are pouring in like rain.


  20. Canine shelter takes on Tehran stray dog problem _ humanelyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 25, 2017 | The Gillette News-Record

    On a cold winter morning in the Iranian capital recently, a homeless dog lay basking in the sun's rays for warmth. Suddenly, the canine moaned - it had been shot with an anesthetic dart from a blowpipe.