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  1. Infographic of cancer in Iran is outRead the original story

    Dec 28, 2014 | Tehran Times

    The Medical University of Mashhad has developed an infographic of cancer in Iran and compared it to the world, the Mehr news agency reported on Sunday. The infographic, developed by Behrooz Mazloomifar and Maryam Salim and published by the Medical University of Mashhad, has questioned some of the recent headlines like "cancer tsunami in Iran".


  2. the First Nation-Wide 4G Network Launched Commercially in IranRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2014 | CNN

    Irancell Telecommunications Services Company CEO said: Nine cities including Uromiyeh, Babol, Tabriz, Tehran, Qom, Karaj, Mashhad and Hamedan have come under MTN Irancell 4G network coverage, having 50% population coverage. According to the Public Relations, talking this morning in the MTN Irancell 4G Commercial Launch Ceremony, Mr. Alireza Ghalambor Dezfouli stated: All provincial centers across the country will have complete 4G coverage by the end of the current year.


  3. Actor Anushirvan Arjmand dies at 73Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2014 | Tehran Times

    TEHRAN Iranian actor Anushirvan Arjmand, mostly famous for his roles in religious and historical TV series, died at Tehran's Parsian Hospital on Sunday. He was 73. Arjmand was admitted to Tehran's Parsian Hospital on November 30 following a heart attack, Persian media reported on Sunday.


  4. Crocin, the main active saffron constituent, as an adjunctive...Read the original story

    Dec 14, 2014 | CiteULike

    ... (placebo and treatment) on 40 MDD patients between 24 and 50 years old in Ibn-e-Sina psychiatric hospital, Mashhad, Iran, from March 2013 to December 2013. The crocin group (n=20) was given one selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor (SSRI) drug ...


  5. Iran is opening its doors to Western touristsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2014 | The Star Online

    European and Iranian tourists visiting the Tachara Palace, also known as the palace of King Darius of Achaemenid , at the ancient Persian city of Persepolis. At the foot of Persepolis, busloads of foreign tourists gaze in awe at the ancient mud-brick ceremonial capital that Iran hopes will be part of a rebirth of its tourism industry.


  6. Iran's Supreme CensorRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2014 | The Weekly Standard

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  7. Iran's parliament moves to tax bodies overseen by supreme leaderRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2014 | The Star Online

    Iran's parliament has passed a resolution to tax organisations overseen by Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei and the armed forces, an unusual move by the legislature into areas dominated by the most powerful figures in the country. Iran's economy has been severely damaged by plunging oil prices, sanctions imposed over its nuclear activity and a weak currency, so parliamentarians may view the institutions as untapped sources of badly needed revenue for the government.


  8. Iran, Germany discuss ways to boost bilateral tradeRead the original story

    Dec 9, 2014 | Tehran Times

    A high-ranking German business delegation visited Tehran on December 6-9 to discuss with their Iranian counterparts and government officials ways for further expansion of bilateral economic ties. The gathering of Iranian and German businesspersons at the Iranian Chamber of Commerce, Industries, Mines, and Agriculture on Sunday December 7, was a follow up of the IranianGerman Business Conference, held in Berlin by the German Near and Middle East Association on April 9, 2014, in which Mohammad Reza Nematzadeh, the Iranian minister of industry, mining, and trade participated, heading a high ranking Iranian government and business delegation.


  9. Iranian official claims 109 NATO personnel arrested in Bandar Abbas last SeptemberRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2014 | Payvand News of Iran

    The Iranian Air Defence Command announced on Monday December 8 that it arrested 108 NATO military personnel in Bandar Abbas as they tried to pass through Iranian airspace. A report on Tasnim indicates that Amir Farzad Esmaili said in a ceremony in Mashhad that the plane carrying these detainees was forced to land by Iranian jets.


  10. U-2 spy aircraft shooed away: Iranian air defense chiefRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2014 | Tehran Times

    TEHRAN The Khatam ol-Anbia air defense unit last week shooed away a U.S. spy U-2 stealth aircraft near the Iranian borders after Iranian missile shields locked on it, the air defense commander has announced. "Last week a U-2 spy plane was tracked in the proximity of our country's borders.


  11. Art news in briefRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2014 | Tehran Times

    Zolfaqar Asgarian, one the few masters of Iranian maqami music, died of a severe infection in his lungs at the Imam Reza Hospital in Mashhad on Sunday. He was 82. He was a player of dotar, a stringed instrument which is used in the maqami music of the Khorasan region.


  12. Naft into Iran's Hazfi Cup finalRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 6, 2014 | Tehran Times

    Morteza Pouraliganji gave the visiting team a lead in the 23rd minute in Mashhad's Samenolaeme Stadium but Padideh striker Younes Shakeri equalized the match in the 71st minute. "I am happy to win the game because we are a young team.


  13. Iran plans to tax religious foundations, army-linked firmsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 4, 2014 | The Daily Star

    TEHRAN: Iran's parliament has adopted a law to tax religious foundations and military-linked companies, a first for the Islamic republic that could generate hundreds of millions of dollars in revenues, media reported Thursday. The government is seeking to tighten spending and raise taxes to offset the negative effect on the state budget of sharply lower oil prices and international sanctions.


  14. Army ready to confront militantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 3, 2014 | The Daily Star

    The mother of Mohammed Suleiman, one of at least six Lebanese soldiers who was killed during an ambush by gunmen in Ras Baalbek, carries her son's military clothes during his funeral in Jabal Mohsen, Tripoli December 3, 2014. REUTERS/Omar Ibrahim BAALBEK, Lebanon: The Lebanese Army is in "good situation" and ready to confront terrorist groups on the frontier with Syria, a senior military source told The Daily Star Wednesday, one day after six soldiers were slain in an ambush by Islamist militants on the northeastern border.


  15. Kazakhstan, Turkmenistan and Iran Launch Railroad to Get Trade on TrackRead the original story

    Dec 3, 2014 | EurasiaNet

    The presidents of Kazakhstan, Turkmenistan, and Iran have opened a long-anticipated railroad link connecting landlocked Central Asia to the Persian Gulf. On the Turkmen-Iranian border, Gurbanguly Berdymukhamedov of Turkmenistan, Hassan Rouhani of Iran, and Nursultan Nazarbayev of Kazakhstan donned white gloves to bolt together a final section of track that was symbolically colored gold, the Associated Press reported , inaugurating the last stage of the freight link that they hope will herald a boom in trade between the three Caspian littoral states.


  16. Kyoto-based NICCO refuses to forget about women of AfghanistanRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 3, 2014 | The Japan Times

    In Afghanistan, where social norms prohibit women from appearing in public and their rights are limited, the Taliban's repressive regime and years of war have heavily damaged the country's heritage and society. To support the country, Japan and 21 other nations have engaged in a worldwide campaign focused on continuous assistance.


  17. Woman gives birth to seven children in IranRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2014 | Trend

    A resident of the Iranian city of Mashhad 24-year-old Neda Alemi gave birth to seven children, a statement posted on the website of the Iranian TV channel Iribnews says. Alemi gives birth to children for the second time.


  18. New measures aimed at increasing safety of Iranian womenRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 29, 2014 | Payvand News of Iran

    The Iranian president's advisor on women's issues says the administration has proposed a bill "to provide women with security against violence." ISNA reported on Thursday November 27 that Shahindokht Mowlaverdi spoke at a ceremony at Mashhad University to mark the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women , indicating that parts of the proposed bill will be incorporated into the bill to reform the Islamic penal code.


  19. Iranian economy minister confers with Turkish presidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 28, 2014 | Tehran Times

    Iranian Economy Minister Ali Tayyebnia on Friday conferred with Turkish President Recep Teyyib Erdogan in Istanbul on the latest developments and issues pertaining to the two countries' bilateral ties. The two officials stressed expansion of ties and focused on raising the volume of trade exchanges to 30 billion dollars annually.


  20. Germania to start flights to Iran from Feb. 2015Read the original story

    Nov 27, 2014 | Tehran Times

    The German airline Germania will start flights to Iran from February 2015, in a bid to expand tourism and trade ties between the two countries, Florian Stahl, sales manager of the airline, announced. He said the airline is scheduled to operate five flights per week from the German cities of Berlin, Hamburg and Dusseldorf to the Iranian cities of Tehran and Mashhad, the IRNA news agency reported on Wednesday.