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  1. How much do you know about al-Kindi? [quiz]Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2016 | OUPblog

    This October, the OUP Philosophy team honors al-Kindi as their Philosopher of the Month . Known as the "first philosopher of the Arabs," al-Kindi was one of the most important mathematicians, physicians, astronomers and philosophers of his time.


  2. Qassem Soleimani: Islamic State was created to fight IranRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 10, 2016 | The Long War Journal

    The top commander and clerical representative of the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps' external operations wing, the Qods Force, recently delivered speeches in Tehran and Damascus commemorating the first anniversary of the death of Brigadier General Hossein Hamedani, the most senior IRGC commander killed in the Syrian civil war. IRGC-QF commander Major General Qassem Soleimani delivered a speech on Oct. 5 in Tehran.


  3. This incredible building is hiding a jaw-dropping secret that has...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 7, 2016 | Mirror.co.uk

    It may not be clear why Iran's Shah-e-Cheragh is known as the Emerald Mosque from the outside. The magical green hue has led people to draw comparisons with the famous fictional city in the Land of Oz.


  4. ZFP57 maintains the parent-of-origin-specific expression of the...Read the original story

    Sep 29, 2016 | Nucleic Acids Research

    To whom correspondence should be addressed. Tel: +39 08 16 13 24 44; Fax: +39 88 16 13 27 06; Email: Zahra Anvar, Infertility Research Center, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, School of Medicine, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Iran.


  5. American Cut Bar & Grill Exclusive 5 Course Wine Dinner featuring Award Winning ...Read the original story

    Oct 6, 2016 | The Paramus Post

    Englewood Cliffs, NJ American Cut Bar & Grill invites guests to attend a special dinner featuring the incredible wines of Darioush. Founded by Darioush Khaledi in 1997, Darioush has established a reputation for producing premium Napa Valley wines.


  6. This Mosque's Beauty Is Seriously OtherworldlyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2015 | Switched

    The Shah Cheragh mosque and mausoleum, located in Shiraz, Iran, might look like a fairly ordinary religious structure from the outside. Brothers Amir Ahmad and Mir Muhammad, who are sons of the seventh Imam and brothers of Imam Reza, were killed at the site of the monument back in AD 835.


  7. Artist Races Against Time To Paint Mural On Melting Arctic IcebergRead the original story

    Oct 3, 2016 | Switched

    Along with the standard pigments and paintbrushes, artist Hula, aka Sean Yoro , requires an unorthodox piece of equipment for his particular brand of mural making: a paddleboard. The Hawaiian muralist , balanced atop the buoyant platform, depicts indigenous women from various sites across the world, whose homelands are often threatened by the effects of global warming.


  8. Illustrating the shock of recognitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 2, 2016 | Boston.com

    This exquisite page, on view at the Harvard Art Museums, contains an illustration of the great 10th-11th-century Iranian classic the "Shahnama," or Book of Kings, by Firdawsi. The manuscript was produced around 1480.


  9. Two weeks in IranRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 2, 2016 | Stuff.co.nz

    Many delights and surprises await the western traveller to Iran, the modern-day Persia. I returned from a two-week lecture tour in early September on a journey that took me from Tehran then south to Isfahan, the cultural jewel of Iran.


  10. Prufrock: Shiraz in Shiraz, Rock-and-Roll 'Beowulf', and Philosophy TodayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 30, 2016 | The Weekly Standard

    Shiraz in Shiraz : "It is easy to assume that Iran has never been a site of drunken revelries. Westerners imagine Iranians to be a homogenously pious and modest group, and so suppose that viticulture is wholly foreign to them.


  11. VIFF 2016: Window HorsesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 29, 2016 | The Georgia Straight

    Veteran animator Ann Marie Fleming joins forces with a dazzling array of guest cartoonists to go with her stellar jam session of vocal talents. These begin with Sandra Oh as Rosie Ming, a Chinese-Persian Canadian who confronts family history when invited to a poetry festival in Iran.


  12. Foreign tourist visits fetches Iran $24B in 3.5 years: OfficialRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 29, 2016 | Payvand News of Iran

    Some $24 billion came into Iran over the past three and a half years because of foreign tourists, the deputy director of Iran's Cultural Heritage, Tourism, and Handicrafts Organization , Morteza Rahmani-Movahhed, said on Monday. More than 16 million foreign tourists have visited the country during the mentioned period, ISNA quoted him as saying.


  13. Shiraz in Shiraz: Why Wine Is Integral to Persian CultureRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 27, 2016 | Real Clear Politics

    The word may be exorcised from Persian schoolbooks today, but, try as some might, wine can never be washed from the Iranian soul. Iranian history paints a purple-stained picture that some, perhaps, would rather leave bottled up.


  14. SpiceRoads Launches The Jewels of Persia by BicycleRead the original story

    Sep 23, 2016 | PR.com

    Bangkok, Thailand, September 23, 2016 -- -- SpiceRoads Cycle Tours is delighted to announce their newest tour in their 30th destination, " The Jewels of Persia by Bicycle ," set in Iran. Iran is an emerging destination and one of the top go-to places for intrepid adventurers.


  15. Afghan boy's hope of new life in Europe ends in suicideRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2016 | Yahoo!

    At around 7 a.m., staff at the young asylum-seekers' center where Ansari was staying found him dead. The sheets of his metal bunk bed were tied so tightly around the Afghan teenager's neck, an inquiry later learned, the staffer who found him had to cut the noose with a knife.


  16. Iranian women defy cycling fatwa: 'We're not giving up, it's our absolute right'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 21, 2016 | Sydney Morning Herald

    In a small triumph of common sense and social media over religious law, women across Iran are taking to their bikes in defiance of a fatwa - a non-binding religious rule - on female cycling issued by Ayatollah Ali Khamenei. In the increasingly restrictive Islamic country, it had been understood that women could cycle as long as religious concerns were respected.


  17. Lecture by Homa Sarshar at UC Davis - Incast and Outcast: Yesterday,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2016 | Payvand News of Iran

    Homa Sarshar is a published author, award-winning journalist, writer, media personality, philanthropist, and arts advocate. She is the author of four books and the editor of eleven other volumes, including five volumes of the Iranian Women's Studies Foundation Journal and four volumes of The History of Contemporary Iranian Jews.


  18. Paralympian cyclist dies after crash, casting pall over closing ceremonyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2016 | Hawk Eye

    Bahman Golbarnezhad, 48, received emergency treatment on the course and was transported to a Rio hospital where officials said he died. "This is truly heart-breaking news, and the thoughts and condolences of the whole Paralympic movement are with Bahman's family, friends, and teammates, as well as the whole of the National Paralympic Committee of Iran," IPC President Philip Craven said in a statement.


  19. Iran Prisoner Exchange May Ease Tensions Over Mistreatment of Afghan MinorityRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2016 | Voice of America

    In this Monday, April 13, 2015 photo, Afghan border police officers help a returnee get his fingerprints scanned, at the Afghanistan-Iranian border point on the outskirts of Islam Qala in Herat province, west of Kabul, Afghanistan. A recent exchange of prisoners between Iran and Afghanistan may signal Tehran's willingness to begin repairing strained relations between the two countries over the regime's internal treatment of Afghans, analysts say.


  20. Iranian cyclist dies after crash in Paralympics road raceRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2016 | The Globe and Mail

    Bahman Golbarnezhad of Iran in action during the Men's Time Trial C3 on day 7 of the Rio 2016 Paralympic Games at the Pontal Cycling Road on September 14, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Golbamezhad died after suffering injuries during a crash.