Mashhad, Iran Newswire (Page 10)

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  1. 44 dead as trains collide in IranRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 25, 2016 | Yahoo!

    Two trains collided and caught fire Friday in a remote region of northern Iran, killing 44 people and injuring dozens more, in one of the country's worst rail disasters. Provincial governor Mohammad Reza Khabbaz told state television that the crash took place in Semnan province on the main line between Tehran and Iran's second city Mashhad.

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  2. Train crash kills 44 in IranRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 25, 2016 | Yahoo!

    Forty-four people have been killed and 103 injured when one Iranian passenger train collided with another at a station about 250km east of the capital Tehran, state media reports. "I was sleeping when the crash happened.

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  3. Tain crash kills 44 in IranRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 25, 2016 | The Mercury

    Forty-four people have been killed and 103 injured when one Iranian passenger train collided with another at a station about 250km east of the capital Tehran, state media reports. "I was sleeping when the crash happened.

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  4. Passenger trains collide in Iran, at least 40 killedRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 25, 2016 | The Peninsula

    ANKARA: At least 40 people were killed and 100 injured when one Iranian passenger train collided with another at a station about 150 miles east of the capital Tehran, and the death toll is likely to rise, state television reported. President Hassan Rouhani ordered an acceleration of rescue efforts as well as an investigation into the cause of the deadly crash in the northern province of Semnan.

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  5. 31 People Killed in a Train Collision in IranRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 25, 2016 | Voice of America

    This picture released by Iranian Fars News Agency shows the scene of a train collision east of Tehran, Nov. 25, 2016. At least 31 people died in a train collision in Iran Friday, and more than 70 people were taken to hospitals after the crash in the north-central province of Semnan.

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  6. At least 31 dead in Iran train crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 25, 2016 | Daily Mail

    At least 31 people were killed in Iran on Friday when a passenger train rammed into the back of an intercity express which had broken down, the provincial governor said. More than 70 people were admitted to hospital after the crash in the northern province of Semnan on the main line between the capital Tehran and second city Mashhad, Mohammad Reza Khabbaz told state television.

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  7. Chairman of Azerbaijan Railways meets with AmCham membersRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 24, 2016 | Trend

    American Chamber of Commerce in Azerbaijan organized its monthly members` luncheon featuring participation and speech by Javid Gurbanov, chairman of Azerbaijan Railways. Natavan Mammadova, AmCham Executive Director, welcomed guests and updated them about the upcoming events as Black and White Ball and Azerbaijan-US Business Forum.

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  8. Azerbaijan, Iran soon to launch new passenger trainRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 23, 2016 | 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 A passenger train will be launched between Azerbaijan's Nakhchivan and Iran's Mashhad before late November, Javid Gurbanov, head of Azerbaijan Railways CJSC, told reporters in Baku Nov. 23.

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  9. Provincial prosecutor revokes senior Iranian MP's speechRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2016 | 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 Vice-speaker of Iranian parliament, Ali Motaharti's scheduled speech was revoked in north eastern city of Mashhad under a decree issued by the prosecutor. Ali Motaharti was scheduled to deliver a speech on the occasion of a religious event in Mashhad City this morning but police forced the audience to leave the event venue, IRNA news agency reported.

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  10. Donald Who?:Read the original story

    Nov 18, 2016 | BrothersJudd Blog

    Still, in the perennial struggle between hardliners and reformists, the reformists seem in some ways to be gaining the upper hand. Buoyed by gains in the parliament elected in the spring, President Hassan Rouhani has emerged from the hardliners' clutches.

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  11. In rare dissent, Iran scholar slams regime's anti-Israel rhetoricRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2016 | The Times of Israel

    In a rare, albeit minor, instance of pro-Israel dissent, a prominent Iranian intellectual slammed the regime's policy of aggression toward Israel in an interview with an Iranian internet news site. According to watchdog group MEMRI, which posted translated edits from the lengthy interview , Professor Sadegh Zibakalam criticized Iran's Supreme Leader Ali Khamenei's talk of a referendum on the future of Israel , calling this both unrealistic and none of Iran's business.

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  12. Theocratic troublesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2016 | The Economist

    FOR years, the victims say, he touched boys memorising holy texts at the Supreme Koran Council in Tehran. On trips abroad, the Koranic reciter would allegedly lure Islam's equivalent of choirboys, some as young as 12, to his hotel room.

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  13. Large-scale construction of railways underway in TurkmenistanRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 15, 2016 | Trend

    In Turkmenistan, nearly 30 percent of the cargo turnover accounts for the share of railway transport, the Neutral Turkmenistan newspaper said. The advantages of railway transportation include the ability to deliver large volume of cargo over long distances, high load capacity of the rolling stock unit and low specific fuel consumption per unit of cargo turnover.

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  14. Iranian scholar refuses to tread on Israeli, US flagsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 14, 2016 | The Times of Israel

    An Iranian professor avoids stepping on an Israeli flag painted onto the ground at a university in northeastern Iran, in footage released November 5, 2016. An Iranian scholar went to great lengths to avoid stepping on an Israeli flag painted onto the ground at the entrance to a university building in Iran, according to widely circulated footage of the incident, later doing the same to avoid having to tread on the American flag.

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  15. Iranian woman reportedly whipped for attending party with menRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 14, 2016 | New York Post

    A woman has laid bare the brutal punishment she reportedly received at the hands of authorities after she was caught attending a party with men and drinking alcohol. The 28-year-old Iranian woman received 80 lashes after an Iranian court found her guilty of the offenses more than two years after she attended a party in the second biggest city of Mashhad.

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  16. 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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  17. 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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  18. 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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  19. 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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  20. Abu Azrael spotted during PMF's Mosul operationRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2016 | The Long War Journal

    ... ionary Guard Corps Qods Force (IRGC-QF) . Both Muhandis and Abu Azrael are close to IRGC-QF. Abu Azrael was in Mashhad, Iran, in July and met with IRGC Basij paramilitary chief Mohammad Naghdi.

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