Mashhad, Iran Newswire (Page 9)

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  1. Foreign military build-ups won't work in Afghanistan: ZarifRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2017 | Tehran Times

    Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said on Friday that the threat of extremist violence and terror requires the international community's "resolute unified response", emphasizing that terrorism in Afghanistan cannot be resolved through foreign military build-ups. Zarif made the remarks during a speech at the 7th Ministerial Conference of the Heart of Asia Process held in Baku, capital of the Republic Azerbaijan.


  2. Tehran Intl. Cartoon Biennial kicks offRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 29, 2017 | Tehran Times

    The 11th Tehran International Cartoon Biennial was inaugurated after a two-year hiatus at the Saba Art and Cultural Institute on Tuesday. This year's biennial, which is on the theme of safety and security, is displaying about 500 works from 74 countries including Iran.


  3. Iran Provides Refuge to Families of Shi'ite Afghan Fighters Killed in SyriaRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 29, 2017 | Voice of America

    Tears streamed down her cheeks as she held up the pictures of her two grandsons. Both of them, Sayed Mujtaba and Sayed Ismail, were in the Afghan army a couple of years ago.


  4. Rouhani: Saudi tensions with Iran 'to cover up defeats'Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 29, 2017 | Al Jazeera

    Iran's President Hassan Rouhani has accused Saudi Arabia of stoking tensions with his country to distract from its own problems. In an interview with Iranian television on Tuesday, the Iranian leader said his country's relations had improved with neighbouring states, such as Turkey and Pakistan, but that Saudi Arabia was an exception.


  5. So where is MashhadRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 27, 2017 | Kiwiblog

    I've had a couple of people e-mail me on this interesting point. In the maiden speech of Golriz Ghahraman , she said: This was just the backdrop to a bloody war we fought against Saddam Hussein's Iraq.


  6. Iran Threatens to Withdraw From AFC Champions LeagueRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 26, 2017 | Al Bawaba

    President of the Football Federation of the Islamic Republic of Iran Mehdi Taj says Iranian professional football teams will withdraw from the Asian Football Confederation Champions League in case the Asian football's governing body reneges on an earlier decision that Iranian and Saudi Arabian teams should not meet each other in neutral venues. He added, "I stressed there are representatives from Australia, Japan, China, Qatar and South Korea in this session, whose teams have faced Iran in the 2018 FIFA World Cup qualification games.


  7. Maryam Monsef still waiting on citizenship paperwork after birthplace revelationRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 23, 2017 | 680News

    ... and Mail reported that Monsef, hailed by the Liberals as Canada's first Afghan-born MP, was actually born in Mashhad, Iran, a city about 200 kilometres away from the border with Afghanistan. At the time, Monsef said her parents fled Afghanistan as ...


  8. Cabinet minister still waiting on citizenship paperwork after birthplace revelationRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 23, 2017 | CBC News

    ... and Mail reported that Monsef, hailed by the Liberals as Canada's first Afghan-born MP, was actually born in Mashhad, Iran, a city about 200 kilometres away from the border with Afghanistan. At the time, Monsef said her parents fled Afghanistan as ...


  9. Cabinet minister's birthplace debacle not resolved a year after revelationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 23, 2017 | GlobalNews

    ... by the governing Liberals as the first Afghan-born MP, but reports emerged that she was actually born in Mashhad, Iran, a city about 200 kilometres away from the Afghan border. Monsef says her parents fled Afghanistan when she was a child but her ...


  10. Why I am still considering moving to CanadaRead the original story

    Nov 21, 2017 | The Asian Pacific Post

    "I am among the thousands of folks waiting in queue immigrate to Canada. This wish was triggered after my previous experience of having lived in Canada as an international student.


  11. Pakistan Army Chief's visit to Iran seen as strategic move away from Saudi ArabiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2017 |

    Islamabad [Pakistan], Nov.21 : Pakistan Army Chief Gen. Qamar Javed Bajwa recent three-day visit to Tehran to take bilateral military relations between the two countries to the next level, has left the powers that be in Saudi Arabia shell shocked, with whom Islamabad shares traditional and close ties.


  12. Iranian woman delivers under hypnosisRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2017 | Tehran Times

    For the third time in Iran, hypnosis was used for childbirth operation at a hospital in the city of Mashhad, northeast of the country. The first-time mom gave birth to a 3.150-kilogeram girl under hypnosis on Saturday, IRNA news agency reported.


  13. Failure to stabilise thrust led departing A320 to exit runwayRead the original story

    Nov 19, 2017 | Flight Global

    Iranian investigators believe an Atrak Air Airbus A320 crew failed to stabilise initial engine parameters before setting take-off thrust, resulting in the aircraft's departing the runway during take-off at Tehran. The aircraft had lined up for take-off from Tehran Mehrabad's runway 29L for a service to Mashhad on 13 August last year.


  14. Iranian airports see 9% increase in flightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2017 | Today.Az

    More than 4.07 million passengers were transferred via Iranian airports in last Iranian calendar month , 6 percent more than in the same period of preceding year, Iran Airports Company reported. Over 37,598 domestic and international flights were carried out via the country's 49 airports in the period, 9 percent more year-on-year.


  15. Aria Air IL62 at Mashhad on Jul 24th 2009, overran the runwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2017 | AVHerald

    In 2017 Iran's CAO released the final report on their new website reporting that the engines were operating at maximum forward thrust instead of reverse thrust during roll out and concluding the probable causes of the accident were: the main cause of this accident is 'weak Cockpit management between the crew' to use correct landing techniques same as releasing Engine trust reversers - Engine shut down in unsuitable time - .... Contributive Factors : Some of contributive factors for this accident occurrence are noted as: - The copilot and the flight engineer had self activity& decision without the coordination. - The cockpit crew was careless and not paying proper attention toward EGPWS warning.


  16. Middle East and Africa Railway Construction Projects Market 2017- by...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2017 | SBWire

    WiseGuyReports published new report, titled "Railway Construction Projects: Middle East and Africa" Synopsis The Middle East and Africa region is forecast to greatly expand its railway network with The Middle East countries building new metro systems and new railways and Sub-Saharan African countries particularly in Nigeria and Tanzania investing in rail infrastructure as their population expands and increases in wealth. In the Middle East alone it is expected that over US$250 billion will be spent on various railway projects over the next decade which will result in 67,000km of new railway.


  17. A time for donation and oblationRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2017 | Tehran Times

    The pilgrimage of Arba'een, a Shia Muslim religious observance that occurs 40 days after the day of Ashura, is a gathering for even followers of other religions regardless of their social class, gender and nationality. Some Iranians make Nazr - an act of charity - for Arba'een.


  18. Photographer Hans Berger wishes to take "Insight" to IraqRead the original story

    Nov 3, 2017 | Tehran Times

    German photographer Hans Georg Berger who is displaying "Insight", his collection of photos on Islamic seminaries in Iran, in an exhibit in Tehran, has spoken of his wish to showcase the collection in Iraq, which is home to some major Shia Islamic schools. Speaking at an opening ceremony for the exhibit at Tehran's Golestan Palace Museum on Wednesday, he said, "Plans are for the collection to be exhibited in Isfahan in the near future and it will then travel to Frankfurt for a show scheduled for January 2018."


  19. Richly decorated garments from over 20 countries on view at the Jewish MuseumRead the original story

    Nov 1, 2017 | Art Daily

    ... 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 ...


  20. Qatar Airways upgrades its Doha-Shiraz route capacityRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2017 | The Peninsula

    Doha: Qatar Airways will upgrade its operations to the southern Iranian city of Shiraz on 2 November, in order to meet increasing demand from passengers. The 260-seater Airbus A330 aircraft increases capacity on this route by 81 per cent, with 464 more seats available per week for those travelling on the highly-popular Doha-Shiraz route.