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  1. UN-Habitat showcases its work at the World Assembly of Islamic CitiesRead the original story

    Yesterday | PressReleasePoint

    Qazvin, Iran, 26 April 2017-At the latest World Assembly of Islamic Cities UN-Habitat had the opportunity to brief the delegates present on some of the work it is engaged in globally. The World Assembly of Islamic Cities summit was convened late April in the Iranian city of Qazvin to discuss sustainable urbanization according to the ideals of Islam.

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  2. Iranian Candidate Says Nuclear Deal Failed to Lift SanctionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 23 | Bloomberg

    An Iranian presidential candidate said Sunday the landmark 2015 nuclear agreement with world powers has failed to lift sanctions or improve the country's economy. Mostafa Mirsalim, a conservative, told a news conference that President Hassan Rouhani's outreach to the West had failed, adding that "sanctions remained in place and were even intensified."

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  3. Iranian candidate says nuclear deal failed to lift sanctions12 min agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 23 | India.com

    An Iranian presidential candidate said today the landmark 2015 nuclear agreement with world powers has failed to lift sanctions or improve the country's economy. Mostafa Mirsalim, a conservative, told a news conference that President Hassan Rouhani's outreach to the West had failed, adding that "sanctions remained in place and were even intensified."

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  4. General: Iran able to stage military operations overseasRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 18 | Tehran Times

    "Today, thanks to the Islamic Revolution, the Army is capable of both defending and carrying out operations outside the borders of the Islamic Republic of Iran," said Second Brigadier General Mohsen Azar-Afrouz during a ceremony to mark the National Army Day. Iranian Army held massive military parades across the country on Tuesday morning, with high-ranking officials including President Hassan Rouhani attending the events.

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  5. Heads of ECO railway authorities meet in BakuRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 17 | Today.Az

    The issues of strengthening regional cooperation in rail transport are being discussed in Baku as important meetings scheduled for April 17-18 on rail transport initiated by the Economic Cooperation Organization are underway in Baku. Thus, Baku hosts the 13th Meeting of the Heads of ECO Railway Authorities/7th Meeting of Railway Committee of ECO Transit Transport Coordination Council .

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  6. Works by celebrated Iranian artists shine at BonhamsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 14 | Tehran Times

    Works of art by a number of celebrated Iranian artists will go under the hammer at the Bonhams auction house sale in London set for April 26. Works by artists from Syria, Iraq, Lebanon, Turkey, Sudan and Algeria will also be offered at "Modern and Contemporary Middle Eastern Art", Bonhams has announced on its website. "Abstract Composition in Brown" by Masud Arabshahi is on sale at an estimated price of $38,000 to 50,000, while Hossein Zenderudi's "Despina" is on sale at $75,000 to 100,000.

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  7. Iran nuclear industry on right track: SalehiRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 10 | Tehran Times

    The Atomic Energy Organization of Iran chief, Ali Akbar Salehi, said on Sunday that Iran's nuclear industry has been put on the right track, IRNA reported. Salehi made the remarks during a ceremony on the 11th anniversary of National Nuclear Technology Day, attended by President Hassan Rouhani, Vice President for Scientific Affairs Sorena Satari, Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif.

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  8. Iranian president unveils three nuclear projectsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 9 | Today.Az

    Iranian President Hassan Rouhani has unveiled three domestic nuclear projects in the provinces of Alborz, Qazvin and Yazd through video link on the occasion of the National Nuclear Technology Day. During the ceremony, a center based in the northern province of Ablorz was inaugurated for producing and developing cyclotron radiopharmaceuticals, the government's official news website reported.

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  9. Iran to unveil 3 new nuclear projectsRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 8 | World News Report

    The head of the Atomic Energy Organization of Iran says that three domestic nuclear projects will be unveiled on Sunday.

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  10. Plastic industries, environmental bodies campaign for litter-free Nature DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 31 | Tehran Times

    A group of plastic industry owners in association with Tehran Province Department of Environment have joined hands to campaign for a litter-free Nature Day observed on April 2. According to Mehr news agency the "clean nature campaign" is aiming to distribute some 250,000 trash bags in more than 20 provinces among those who are planning to spend the day out in the nature. Nature Day, also called Sizdah Bedar, is a national festival observed on the thirteenth day of the Iranian calendar month of Farvardin usually falling on April 1 or 2 and the last day of the Noruz holidays.

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  11. Rouhani: Iran, Azerbaijan to launch railway construction soonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 30 | Trend

    Baku, Azerbaijan, Mar. 30 By Farhad Daneshvar - Trend: President Hassan Rouhani said his country in collaboration with Azerbaijan will launch the construction of Rasht-Astara railway in northern Iran soon. He made the remarks upon arrival in the Rasht airport, as part of his provincial visit.

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  12. International North-South Transportation Corridor: Azerbaijan calling foreign partnershipsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 28 | Today.Az

    Azerbaijan has emerged as a business-friendly destination for a range of sectors, including but not limited to agriculture, cotton, chemicals, petrochemicals and of course oil and gas. In recent times, it has been leading the execution of the International North-South Transportation Corridor - a grand project that will intricately interconnect Europe and Asia.

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  13. Western modernism meets eastern tradition at Bonhams saleRead the original story

    Mar 20, 2017 | Art Daily

    Works by leading Middle Eastern artists A- all of whom were pioneering in the way in which they engaged with western art A- lead Bonhams Modern and Contemporary Middle Eastern Art sale on Wednesday 26 April at 101 New Bond Street, London. Chief among these is Mir + 54 + BZ + S, the seminal 1962 work by Iranian master Charles Hossein Zenderoudi, estimated at A 200,000-300,000.

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  14. Official reveals details: Baku invest plan in Iran railwaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2017 | Today.Az

    A high-ranking official with the Iranian railways organization has briefed Trend on the latest developments concerning Azerbaijan's plans to invest in the development of his country's railway system in a bid to help the full activation of the International North-South Transportation Corridor. Nourollah Beiranvand, the deputy for planning and investment at the Islamic Republic of Iran Railways, says the Azerbaijani officials have recently agreed to provide 60 million euros for developing railway facilities in Astara City .

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  15. Gas blast near military base kills 1 in Iranian city of QazvinRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 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 Reza Garousi, a provincial official with the disaster management organization, has said that the incident occurred at 16:00 local time near an army base in the northern city of Qazvin, Tasnim news agency reported.

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  16. CV Church Presents 'Armenian Architecture in the Cilician Kingdom' by ...Read the original story

    Feb 7, 2017 | Groong

    On Sunday, February 19, 2017, the Educational Committee of the Armenian Apostolic Church of Crescenta Valley will host a lecture on the "Armenian Architecture in the Cilician Kingdom", presented by Dr. Marco Brambilla . The lecture will begin at 1:00 p.m., at the conclusion of Divine Liturgy, at the Prelacy "Dikran and Zarouhie Der Ghazarian" Hall .

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  17. Peace ambassadors' in IranRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 7, 2017 | Tehran Times

    Iran hosted around 320 tour guides from about 40 countries in the 17th World Federation of Tour Guides Association Convention. The event took place from January 28 to February 1, 2017 in Tehran.

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  18. Iran's Zanjan-Qazvin railroad to become double-trackRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 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 Tehran, Iran, February 6 By Mehdi Sepahvand - Trend: Iran has started work on turning the Zanjan-Qazvin railroad into a double-track railway, IRNA news agency reported February 6. The section will become complete in one year or so, Ali Khodaei, the director of Iran Northwest Railroad , said. The section is 172 kilometers.

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  19. Intl. tour guides visit PersepolisRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2017 | Tehran Times

    International tour guides along with their Iranian fellows pose for a photo during a visit to the magnificent ruins of Persepolis in southern Iran on February 2, 2017. Over 140 tour guides from 35 countries convened at the 17th World Federation of Tourist Guide Associations convention, which took place in Tehran from Jan. 28 to Feb. 1. Sightseeing at Persepolis was in the post-convention timetable.

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  20. BAKU: The Times of Israel: Armenia-Iran railway project doomed to failureRead the original story

    Feb 3, 2017 | Groong

    The project on the creation of a railway linking Armenia and Iran is doomed to failure, says foreign affairs analyst Fuad Shahbazov in a blog post published by the online newspaper The Times of Israel. The estimated cost of building the Armenian section of the railroad is about $3.2 billion, which does not include the costs of land acquisition and customs duties on equipment, said Shahbazov, who has been published and quoted widely by Forbes, Jerusalem Post, EurActive, etc.

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