Mashhad, Iran Newswire (Page 8)

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  1. Iran bank on defence vs Germany's strike forceRead the original story

    Oct 9, 2017 | The Indian Express

    Abbas Chamanian comes from Mashhad, the city known for the revered Imam Reza shrine, the world's largest mosque. Commonly believed to be the spiritual capital of Iran, the city boasts centuries of history, art and culture - and some of the country's top poets, writers, craftsmen, musicians and engineers.

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  2. Iran reaches out olive branch to Saudi for thawing of tiesRead the original story

    Oct 8, 2017 | Xinhuanet

    "There is a willingness for rapprochement on both sides, and we are willing to talk to Saudi Arabia about our difference," he was quoted as saying by Tasnim news agency. "We do not believe that Iran and Saudi Arabia should have the type of relationship they have right now," he said.

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  3. Tehran-Mashhad railway electrification should be first priorityRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 7, 2017 | Tehran Times

    Abbas Ghorbanalibeik, the first director in the Islamic Republic of Iran Railways appointed in 2006 to initiate railway electrification in the country, believes that the first electrification of railway line from Tehran to Mashhad should be conducted in Iran as soon as possible so that we can expand this system to the other lines after that. In a telephone interview with the Tehran Times, the leading railway expert, who was a former vice president of RAI for planning and international affairs, answered questions about different aspects of electrification of railway lines and also establishing high-speed trains in Iran.

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  4. Iranian foreign minister urges regional cooperation after returning from Oman, QatarRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 3, 2017 | Reuters

    Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif made an appeal for greater regional cooperation on Tuesday after returning to Tehran from a two-day visit to Oman and Qatar. Zarif's visit came with Qatar in the midst of a row with fellow Gulf Cooperation Council members Saudi Arabia, Bahrain and the United Arab Emirates.

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  5. 'Veiled Meanings' Costume Exhibition on View This Fall at The Jewish MuseumRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 2, 2017 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... wraps worn by Jewish women inspired the adoption of new traditions; for example, the chadur worn in Mashhad, Iran, was brought by Jews to Afghanistan. The extent to which a woman is concealed by her clothing remains a timely issue. "Interweaving ...

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  6. Iran to welcome 22nd foreign tourists train in OctoberRead the original story

    Oct 2, 2017 | Tehran Times

    A total of 21 luxurious trains with foreign sightseers aboard have toured Iran over the past three years and a new one will arrive in the country in October, an official with the Islamic Republic of Iran Railways said on Friday. The landmark nuclear deal in July 2015 between Iran and the six world powers has opened up a new chapter in tourism influx to the country.

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  7. Jcpoa shall continue to stand: Medef VPRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 2, 2017 | Tehran Times

    Iran's nuclear deal, officially called the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action , opened gateways for European countries to boost their trade ties with Iran finding a share in its untouched lucrative market. Being implemented in mid-January 2016, JCPOA made European countries race to front of queue to enter various economic sectors in Iran.

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  8. From burkas to belts, exhibit shows how Jewish fashion was all about fitting inRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 27, 2017 | The Times of Israel

    ... burka-like veiled garment that confounded visitors to the Israel Museum and will be on display in New York. In Mashhad, Iran, Jewish women wore the chador along with a veil - just like their Muslim neighbors. After they fled persecution and forced ...

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  9. Iranian soldier beheaded by IS mourned as an iconRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 27, 2017 | Sun-Star

    Iran's supreme leader and thousands of others on Wednesday mourned a young Revolutionary Guard soldier beheaded by the Islamic State group, a killing that has struck a nerve within the Islamic Republic as its forces continue to suffer casualties in Iraq and Syria. The slaying in Syria of 25-year-old Mohsen Hojaji captured the imagination of many in Iran, a Shiite-ruled nation whose national religion considers acts of mourning and acknowledging sacrifices a sacred act.

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  10. Iranian soldier beheaded by IS in Syria mourned as an iconRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 27, 2017 | WBEN-AM Buffalo

    Iran's supreme leader and thousands of others on Wednesday mourned a young Revolutionary Guard soldier beheaded by the Islamic State group, a killing that has struck a nerve within the Islamic Republic as its forces continue to suffer casualties in Iraq and Syria. The slaying in Syria of 25-year-old Mohsen Hojaji captured the imagination of many in Iran, a Shiite-ruled nation whose national religion considers acts of mourning and acknowledging sacrifices a sacred act.

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  11. Iranians rail against Israel at funeral for soldier beheaded by ISRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 27, 2017 | The Times of Israel

    Blaming creation of jihadist group on Jewish state, cleric warns Israelis, 'We will behead your leaders' as crowd chants, 'Death to Israel' Mourners raise portraits of Mohsen Hojajii, a member of the Iranian Revolutionary Guard Corps beheaded in Syria by the Islamic State, during a funerary procession for him at Imam Hossein Square in the capital Tehran on September 27, 2017. Thousands of Iranians called for Israel's destruction at a funeral Wednesday for a young member of the Iranian Revolutionary Guard Corps beheaded by the Islamic State jihadist group in Syria, a killing that has struck a nerve within the Islamic Republic as its forces continue to suffer casualties in Iraq and Syria.

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  12. Iran holds huge funeral procession for iconic martyrRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 27, 2017 | Tehran Times

    Iranians held a huge funeral procession in the capital, Tehran, in honor of iconic martyr Mohsen Hojaji, who was beheaded by the Takfiri Daesh terror group in Syria last month. Hojaji was a member of the Iranian military advisory team, which assists the Syria army in its counter-terrorism operations against Takfiri terrorists.

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  13. Iranian leaders are quietly panicking over the Kurdish referendumRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 25, 2017 | Washington Examiner

    ... Bagheri, chief of staff for the Armed Forces of the Islamic Republic of Iran, told IRGC leaders assembled in Mashhad, Iran's second largest city, earlier this summer that the referendum "is the beginning of the crisis and the new challenges in the ...

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  14. Iran seeks foreign investment to develop waste-to-energy projectsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 21, 2017 | 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 CONTACT US E-MAIL: sales@trend.az PHONES: + 994 12 437 18 46 Azad Abdulrahimzade: +994 50 669-48-84 Aybeniz Askerova: +994 50 677-42-28 Producing electricity from waste can be considered as an important option for the Islamic Republic, where over 20 million tons of waste is produced annually. An Iranian citizen produces some 700 grams of trash every day, which is significantly over the global average of 300 grams.

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  15. Iran seeks foreign investments to develop airportsRead the original story

    Sep 19, 2017 | Xinhuanet

    Iran is seeking foreign investments to develop its airports, an official with Iran Airports and Air Navigation Company said, Financial Tribune daily reported Tuesday. Iran has not signed deals with foreign firms on developing its aviation infrastructure since January 2016 when Tehran and world powers implemented the 2015 nuclear deal, formally known as the JCPOA, Yadollah Aqaei-Saem was quoted as saying.

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  16. Iranian entrepreneur vows to develop electric fuel for urban busRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2017 | 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 CONTACT US E-MAIL: sales@trend.az PHONES: + 994 12 437 18 46 Azad Abdulrahimzade: +994 50 669-48-84 Aybeniz Askerova: +994 50 677-42-28 An Iranian entrepreneur plans to develop electric fuel for urban busses and vans amid growing concerns over air pollution in the Middle Eastern nation.

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  17. Iran's airports: No investment deal since JCPOARead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2017 | 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 CONTACT US E-MAIL: sales@trend.az PHONES: + 994 12 437 18 46 Azad Abdulrahimzade: +994 50 669-48-84 Aybeniz Askerova: +994 50 677-42-28 An Iranian official says the country's airports organization has concluded no deals with foreign firms on developing its aviation infrastructure since January 2016 when Tehran and the world powers implemented the 2015 nuclear deal .

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  18. China provides $10 billion credit line to IranRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2017 | Turkish Daily News

    A Chinese state-owned investment firm has provided a $10 billion credit line for Iranian banks, Iran's central bank president said on Sept. 16. The contract was signed in Beijing between China's CITIC investment group and a delegation of Iranian banks led by central bank president Valiollah Seif.

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  19. US Sanctions Continue to Backfire: China Opens $10 Billion Credit Line for IranRead the original story

    Sep 17, 2017 | PressReleasePoint

    Assisting Tehran with sidestepping an ongoing Washington sanctions regime against the country, China has opened a $10 billion line of credit intended to finance energy, transportation, water and other key Iranian infrastructure projects. Following the ground-breaking 2015 Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action between Iran and Russia, the US, China, France, the UK, as well as Germany and the EU, to end its nascent nuclear weapons program, Tehran - in honoring the terms of the unprecedented treaty - has nonetheless seen Washington implement a host of new sanctions against the Middle Eastern country, including asset freezes and limits on global financial transfers.

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  20. In Syria fight, Iran said to recruit from 2 nationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2017 | NWAonline

    Thousands of Shiite Muslims from Afghanistan and Pakistan are being recruited by Iran to join the fight in Syria, lured by promises including housing and a monthly salary of up to $600, counterterrorism officials and analysts say. These fighters, who have received public praise from Iran's supreme leader, Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, even have their own brigades, but counterterrorism officials in Afghanistan and Pakistan worry about the mayhem they might cause when they return home to countries already wrestling with a militant problem.

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