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  1. Controversy swirls around tourists hunting rare birds in IranRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 27 | Payvand News of Iran

    Iran's Department of the Environment denies having issued any hunting permits for rare birds to tourists from Arab countries. Ahmad Ali Keykha, the department deputy head, said on Monday January 26 that the organization has never issued any permits for foreign nationals to hunt rare birds in Iran.

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  2. Iranian Biennial of Photography kicks off in Tehran museumRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 26 | Tehran Times

    The biennial has been organized by the National Iranian Photographers' Society, TMCA Director Majid Mollanoruzi said at the opening ceremony. He added, "It is time to say goodbye to all the biennials and look forward to holding a huge biennial under the title of Tehran Biennial, which will include all the visual arts like the Venice Biennial."

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  3. Kerman folklore musician Yusef Salimi dies at 56Read the original story

    Saturday Jan 24 | Tehran Times

    Kerman folklore musician and singer Yusef Salimi died of a lung disorder at the Imam Khomeini Hospital in the southern Iranian town of Jirof. He was 56. "A large part of the oral culture of music in the Kerman region was buried with him upon his death," Iranian regional music expert Foad Tohidi told the Persian service of the Mehr News Agency on Saturday.

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  4. Israel in panic over possible Hezbollah retaliationRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | Al Bawaba

    A state of panic gripped Israeli northern towns Wednesday as the Jewish state braced itself for a possible Hezbollah reprisal over last week's airstrike that killed six party fighters and a senior Iranian general in Syria's Golan Heights. Israeli forces were placed on high security alert following reports, which later proved to be false, about an infiltration attempt by gunmen from Lebanon into Israel's border.

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  5. Thousands mourn Iranian general killed by IsraelRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | The Peninsula

    Tehran: Thousands gathered in Tehran yesterday at a funeral procession for a Revolutionary Guards general killed by Israel, after his commander warned the Jewish state it should "await destructive thunderbolts". Brigadier General Mohammad Ali Allahdadi died alongside six fighters from Lebanon's Hezbollah group in the attack on Sunday near Quneitra on the Syrian-controlled side of the Golan Heights.

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  6. Iran holds funeral for IRGC commander killed in Israel's assault on SyriaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Tehran Times

    A funeral procession has been held for a senior Iranian military commander who was recently martyred in an airstrike carried out by an Israeli helicopter on Syria's occupied Golan Heights. The ceremony was held in the Iranian capital, Tehran, on Wednesday with military top brass and a number of senior state officials in attendance.

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  7. Israeli towns in panic over Hezbollah reprisalRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | The Daily Star

    BEIRUT: A state of panic gripped Israeli northern towns Wednesday as the Jewish state braced itself for a possible Hezbollah reprisal over last week's airstrike that killed six party fighters and a senior Iranian general in Syria's Golan Heights. Israeli forces were placed on high security alert following reports, which later proved to be false, about an infiltration attempt by gunmen from Lebanon into Israel's border.

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  8. Thousands in Tehran mourn Iranian general killed by IsraelRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | The Daily Star

    TEHRAN: Thousands gathered Wednesday in Tehran at a funeral procession for a Revolutionary Guards general killed by Israel, after his commander warned the Jewish state it should "await destructive thunderbolts." General Mohammad Ali Allahdadi died alongside six fighters from Hezbollah in the attack Sunday near Qunaitra on the Syrian-controled side of the Golan Heights.

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  9. Muslim Protests Erupt in Middle East Over Charlie Hebdo Prophet CartoonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 16 | News Max

    Muslims marched Friday in Middle Eastern cities against a new cartoon of the Prophet Mohammed published by French magazine Charlie Hebdo, as Gulf states warned the drawing could fuel hatred. The largest rally was in Jordan, where around 2,500 protesters took to the streets of the capital Amman amid tightened security, while demonstrations also took place in east Jerusalem and Khartoum.

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  10. Middle East Muslims protest prophet cartoonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 16 | The Peninsula

    Muslims marched in Middle East cities Friday to protest the publication of a cartoon of the Prophet Mohammed by French magazine Charlie Hebdo, as Qatar warned the image would "fuel hatred". The largest rally was in Jordan, where around 2,500 protesters took to the streets of the capital Amman amid tightened security, while demonstrations also took place in east Jerusalem and Khartoum.

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  11. Just Back: Touring IranRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 15 | SFGate

    Jeff and Marilyn Riehl explore the narrow streets, still inhabited; mud-made houses; wind catchers; and monuments of the 800-year-old Fahadan Quarter of Yazd, Iran. Why we went: We wanted to learn about the history and architecture of ancient Iran and to get a feel for contemporary Iranian culture.

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  12. Photos on Syrian civil war on display in Tehran exhibitRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 12 | Tehran Times

    Photographer Hassan Qaedi , Tehran City Council member Ahmad Masjed-Jamei , and Iranian Artists Forum Director Majid Sarsangi visit the Daraa Offensive photo exhibit in Tehran on January 12, 2015. TEHRAN Iranian photographer Hassan Qaedi is displaying his works on the Syrian civil war in an exhibition at the Iranian Artists Forum in Tehran.

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  13. British-Iranian publisher to establish literary awardRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 6 | Payvand News of Iran

    Candle & Fog , a British-Iranian publishing house that publishes translations of Persian works, plans to honor translators of Iranian works to other languages. The Candle & Fog World Literary Award will be launched next year, Candle & Fog director Afshin Shahnetabar told the Persian service of ISNA on Monday.

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  14. British-Iranian publisher to establish literary awardRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 5 | Tehran Times

    Candle & Fog, a British-Iranian publishing house that publishes translations of Persian works, plans to honor translators of Iranian works to other languages. The Candle & Fog World Literary Award will be launched next year, Candle & Fog director Afshin Shahnetabar told the Persian service of ISAN on Monday.

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  15. Kilims of Sirjan nomads to go on show in TehranRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 31 | Tehran Times

    TEHRAN An exhibition of kilims woven by female nomads of the Sirjan region in southern Iranian province of Kerman will open at Tehran's Mess Negar Gallery today. "The kilims of Sirjan are believed to be the most valuable and finest kilims in the world, they are unique due to their material, designs and motifs," collector Mohammadreza Jalili told the Persian service of ISNA on Wednesday.

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  16. Photos: The Grief of Bam CitadelRead the original story

    Dec 29, 2014 | Payvand News of Iran

    Bam Citadel is the largest adobe building in the world, located in Bam, a city in Iran's southeastern province, Kerman . Bam Citadel was almost completely destroyed by an earthquake in 2003.

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  17. Second fruits of Obama's appeasement to Cuba's...Read the original story

    Dec 23, 2014 | Babalu Blog

    Iran's Foreign Ministry on Saturday hailed Cuba for withstanding the US economic embargo for more than 50 years, and praised the recent rapprochement between Havana and Washington as "useful" for the international developments. "The resistance shown by the Cuban nation and statesmen and their insistence on their revolution's principles and causes over the past 50 years revealed that imposition of isolation and sanctions policies by the hegemonic powers is useless and futile vis-a-vis the independent nations and governments' resolve and resistance," Foreign Ministry Spokeswoman Marziyeh Afkham said.

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  18. Photos: Rock castle of SirjanRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2014 | Payvand News of Iran

    The rock castle of Sirjan belonging to the Sassanian era, 224-651 CE, is located 7km southeast of Sirjan, Kerman Province in southern Iran. This castle has been registered as one of Iran's national monuments.

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  19. Iranians look upon U.S.-Cuba accord with hope and a bit of envyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2014 | Los Angeles Times

    A prominent Iranian cleric cited the U.S. normalization of relations with Cuba during weekly remarks at Friday prayers as evidence that sanctions against his country are destined to fail. "As [President] Obama and John Kerry admitted, the 55 years of sanctions against Cuba have not worked and John Kerry himself said that by sanctions we have sanctioned ourselves not Cuba," said Ayatollah Mohammad Ali Movahedi Kermani, the leader of Friday prayers in Tehran.

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  20. Worse than adultery? Iran arrests 12 people for embezzling billions of dollarsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2014 | Al Bawaba

    Iranian authorities have arrested 12 people for syphoning off more than $4.5 billion from one of the country's main banks over several years, media reported Thursday. The reports come amid government vows to clamp down on corruption in a bid to revive an economy devastated by decades of international sanctions.

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