Khorasan, Iran Newswire (Page 8)

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  1. Woman whipped for 'partying with boys'Read the original story w/Photo

    May 14, 2014 | NEWS.com.au

    Since the 1979 Islamic Revolution, women in Iran have been required to cover their hair outside the home. But a new Facebook page is encouraging Iranian women to submit photos of themselves defying the requirement.

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  2. Luxurious Golden Eagle to resume excursions to IranRead the original story

    Nov 9, 2016 | Payvand News of Iran

    The Golden Eagle Luxury Trains , a prestigious European operator of exclusive, long-distance rail tours, is scheduled to run new rounds of its services that offers extensive excursions throughout Iran. Passengers from several countries including the UK, Spain, the U.S., Australia, Canada, and South Africa will aboard the opening southbound train that is scheduled to depart from Moscow on November 10th, IRNA reported on November 3. Of an 18th-day itinerary titled "Persian Odyssey" the train will stop at various spots in Kazakhstan, Uzbekistan and Turkmenistan before it enters the northeastern Iranian city of Mashhad early on the 11th day of its journey.

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  3. Iran warns Iraqi Kurds over armed opposition groupsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2016 | Trend

    Baku, Azerbaijan, Nov. 7 By Khalid Kazimov - Trend: A senior Iranian commander has warned northern Iraq's Kurdish Regional Government against "Saudi measures in the region to arm anti-Iran groups". Major General Yahya Rahim Safavi, a top military adviser to Iranian Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, has expressed his concerns over alleged measures taken by the consulate of Saudi Arabia to arm Iran's opponents in the Iraqi region, Mehr news agency reported.

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  4. Iranian Goes To Extreme Lengths To Avoid Stepping On Israeli, U.S. FlagsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2016 | Forward

    Need a little something hopeful to break our tense political mood right now? Look no further than this video of Iranian scholar Sadegh Zibakalam. A well-known professor at the University of Tehran, the 68-year-old is seen performing some very unique physical and political gymnastics as he enters a building at another university.

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  5. Abu Azrael spotted during PMF's Mosul operationRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2016 | The Long War Journal

    Iraqi Shiite militia strongman and Imam Ali Brigades commander, Abu Azrael, was spotted alongside the Iraqi Popular Mobilization Forces as they make their way through the western axis of Mosul toward Tal Afar. The PMF is attempting to prevent the Islamic State's escape to Syria through Tal Afar, which is 33 miles west of Mosul.

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  6. Monsef's critics are 'spreading misinformation, Trudeau saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2016 | Globe and Mail

    Democratic Institutions Minister Maryam Monsef answers a question during question period in the House of Commons on Parliament Hill in Ottawa on Thursday, October 20, 2016. Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is defending his minister of democratic institutions in a flap over her country of birth.THE CANADIAN PRESS/Adrian Wyld Democratic Institutions Minister Maryam Monsef answers a question during question period in the House of Commons on Parliament Hill in Ottawa on Thursday, October 20, 2016.

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  7. Maryam Monsef's critics are 'spreading misinformation,' Trudeau saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2016 | Globe and Mail

    Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says political detractors are conflating Democratic Institutions Minister Maryam Monsef's complex refugee story with that of deliberate dishonesty as questions about her birthplace linger. Mr. Trudeau, defending Ms.

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  8. Iran reveals verdicts of attackers of Saudi embassyRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 2, 2016 | Trend

    The details of court sentences for 20 people who acted as leaders of an assault on the Saudi embassy in Tehran in January have been disclosed. All the suspects were acquitted of charges of sabotage, their lawyer Mostafa Shabani said, ILNA news agency reported November 2. He explained that the total number of suspects of the case was 45, but said 25 of them are being tried at a clerical court and the rest in a government employees court, for whom he is the lawyer.

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  9. Ecology Ministry: Permit to hunt gazelles is not issued even for a millionRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 2, 2016 | Today.Az

    Gazelles are considered one of the most beauteous animals in the world. Watching the speedy-running and high-jumping gazelles can give an aesthetic pleasure to everyone.

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  10. Iranian court issues verdict in Saudi embassy attackRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2016 | Times of Oman

    Flames rise from Saudi Arabia's embassy after it was stormed by protesters during a demonstration in Tehran, Iran, on January 2, 2016. Photo - Reuters/Mehdi Ghasemi/ISNA/File Photo Flames rise from Saudi Arabia's embassy after it was stormed by protesters during a demonstration in Tehran, Iran, on January 2, 2016.

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  11. Iranian court rules on Saudi embassy caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2016 | Trend

    An Iranian court has issued verdicts for for 20 people accused of storming Saudi diplomatic missions in January, Mizan news agency reported. Javad Hosseini, the judge, said the verdicts will be announced soon.

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  12. Iran court issues verdict for suspects in Saudi embassy attackRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2016 | Reuters

    Flames rise from Saudi Arabia's embassy after it was stormed by Iranian protesters during a demonstration in Tehran, Iran, January 2, 2016. Iran's judiciary has issued verdicts for 20 people accused of storming Saudi diplomatic missions in January and will announce them in the near future, an official was quoted as saying by the judiciary news agency on Tuesday.

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  13. Iran's sole Jewish MP: Iran is safer for Jews than FranceRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2016 | Jerusalem Post

    Some dubbed him "Rouhani's Jew," and before that, "Ahmedinejad's Jew," but Siamak Morsadegh , is an impressive, stout man who is much more than this: he's "the number one Jew" in Iran. He was recently sent to Paris as part of a delegation led by the chairman of the Iranian Parliament's Foreign Policy and National Security Committee, Alaeddin Boroujerdi, who introduced him during his speech to the Diplomatic Academy in Paris as Iran's only Jewish MP, emphasizing how honored he was by his presence.

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  14. IRGC commander killed on eve of Aleppo battleRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2016 | The Long War Journal

    The Jaysh al Fath and Fath Halab coalitions and their allies launched an anticipated major offensive today west of Aleppo in another bid to break the siege of rebel-held eastern Aleppo, according to Reuters . In early September forces allied with the Syrian government backed by Russian air power repelled the opposition's first attempt to break the siege following a month-long battle.

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  15. Prominent Iranian Koran Reciter Accused Of Sexual AbuseRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 25, 2016 | Payvand News of Iran

    A prominent Iranian Koran reciter and teacher is facing allegations of sexual abuse lodged against him by several of his students, who claim that he sexually assaulted them several years ago. Saeed Tusi who is known for reciting the Koran at state events attended by senior officials, including Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, has denied the allegations against him as "false and spurious," and suggested the story was suitable only for the movies.

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  16. Prominent Iranian Koran Reciter Accused Of Sexual AbuseRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2016 | Weekday Magazine

    A prominent Iranian Koran reciter and teacher is facing allegations of sexual abuse lodged against him by several of his students, who claim that he sexually assaulted them several years ago. Saeed Tusi who is known for reciting the Koran at state events attended by senior officials, including Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, has denied the allegations against him as "false and spurious," and suggested the story was suitable only for the movies.

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  17. Nakhchivan is ready to put into operation the Nakhchivan-Mashhad railway'Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2016 | Today.Az

    Cooperation in the spheres of economy, health, customs, standardization, transit and transportation has been an important element of the bilateral relations between Iran and Nakhchivan Autonomous Republic in last two years, Iran`s consul general in Nakhchivan Mansour Ayrim told journalists.

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  18. Rouhani: Iran's main threat is unemploymentRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2016 | Trend

    Addressing a conference on National Day of Villagers and Nomads, Rouhani said the problem needs to be tackled," IRIB news agency reported October 22. The president underlined that his administration has fought rural unemployment by helping the agricultural sector. He also added that during the three years since he has taken over the office, agricultural output increased significantly, adding for example that Iran became self-sufficient in the production of wheat.

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  19. Protective effects of saffron extract and crocin supplementation on...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2016 | BioMed Central

    Saffron is the dried stigma of Crocus sativus L. flower which commonly used as a natural remedy to enhance health and even fights disease in the Middle-East and Southeast Asian countries. This study was aimed to investigate protective effect of saffron extract and crocin in fatty liver tissue of high-fat diet induced obese rats.

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  20. Iran Oilfield Services Market Opportunities & Forecast Report 2016-2021 - Research and MarketsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2016 | PR Newswire

    Directional drilling and hydro fracturing services accounted for the largest share in the oilfield services market in On account of removal of sanctions, advent of foreign players and anticipated rise in capital inflows, oilfield services market in is expected to grow by 2021. Further, as a result of signing of a Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action with P5+1 nations, in 2015, , Isfahan, Kermanshah and Mashhad regions accounted for the largest share in the oilfield services market, in 2015, on the back of large scale oil & gas exploration and production activities being undertaken in these regions.

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