Shiraz, Iran Newswire (Page 2)

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  1. Anti-Israel, not Anti-Semitic:Read the original story

    Tuesday Aug 18 | BrothersJudd Blog

    Even cash bonus offers from Israel ranging from $10,000 for individuals to $61,000 for families have failed to move those now living there to leave. According to Moreh Sedgh, those who have stayed are primarily members of the middle class -- shop owners, small businessmen and professionals.

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  2. European tourist train to enter Iran through Turkey borderRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 18 | Tehran Times

    Rail services between Tehran and Ankara will resume operating for the entrance of British long-distance Golden Eagle Luxury Train in early September. At the end of July, Iran suspended train services between Ankara and Tehran after two bomb blasts on the railway in eastern Turkey.

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  3. How Iran's Jews Survive in Mullahs' WorldRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 18 | Forward

    The first thing I noticed about Shahab Shahamifar as we strolled to synagogue on a Saturday morning in July was his yarmulke. It was a medium-size, black knitted one, and he was wearing it as we walked the busy streets of Tehran.

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  4. On the Road to Natanz.Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 17 | IndyMedia

    If the unthinkable happens, that the US and Israel decide to bomb Iran, you can bet the farm that this highway and nearby developed region in and around Natanz would be no more. Gone forever.

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  5. Cleft-lipped girl operated following donationsRead the original story

    Saturday Aug 15 | Tehran Times

    An Iranian girl suffering from cleft lip and palate has been operated on after receiving public donations to cover the fees of the pricy surgery. Following the release of Ensieh's pictures, and receiving financial donations from people inside and outside the country, Professor Nasser Nadjmi, the chief of maxillofacial surgery department at the University of Antwerp in Belgium, operated her last Saturday in Ghadir Mother and Child Hospital in Shiraz province, Mehr News Agency reported.

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  6. US Jewish journalist tells of relative freedom on unprecedented trip to IranRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 12 | The Times of Israel

    An American-Jewish journalist just back from an unprecedented week-long reporting trip to Islamist Iran described a relatively free hand in choosing who to interview and what questions to ask, despite being assigned a government minder. In a longform multimedia piece published Wednesday in the Jewish Daily Forward, the newspaper's deputy managing editor Larry Cohler-Esses detailed the process of obtaining a visa to the Islamic Republic - with the help of a member of the Iranian Jewish community who wrote a letter on his behalf - and his subsequent conversations in Iran with ayatollahs, government officials and regular Iranians on Jews in general and Israel in particular.

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  7. A Jewish Journalist's Exclusive Look Inside IranRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 12 | Forward

    In the heart of Fars Province on Iran's high desert plateau in the South, a stark and bare large limestone tomb juts out of the landscape. It's in the middle of nowhere.

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  8. French company eyeing investments in Iran's aviationRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 11 | Today.Az

    Iran said a leading French company specializing in airport architecture and engineering voiced interest in the development of three key airport projects in the country. Mohammad Khodakarami, the caretaker director of Iran's Civil Aviation Organization, has told the Iranian media that ADPI Group is already engaged in talks with Iranian officials over the expansion of Tehran's Imam Khomeini International Airport, as well as the development of Mashhad and Shiraz airports, Press TV reported.

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  9. Some 32 foreign airlines making flights to IranRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 10 | Airport Business

    Russia's Aeroflot, UAE's Air Arabia, Italy's Alitalia, Turkey's Atlas Jet, Azerbaijan's Azal, Greece's Aegean, Bahrain's Gulf Air, Germany's Lufthansa, Saudi Arabian Airlines, and Ukraine International Airlines are among the mentioned airlines, Iran's IRIB reported on August 8. Foreign airlines make flights from 32 points across the world to Iran's cities of Tehran, Shiraz, Abadan, Isfahan, Mashhad, Urmia, Rasht, Tabriz, Ahwaz, Bandar Abbas, and Kermanshah.

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  10. Facebook Activist Details How She Received a Seven-Year Prison Sentence in IranRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 7 | Payvand News of Iran

    One of the eight Facebook activists sentenced to long prison sentences in 2013 for social and political commentary posted on their Facebook pages, has asserted that she was denied access to a lawyer during her detention, interrogated about private matters, and charged with crimes she never committed. "They did not allow me to have a lawyer until my case went to the appeals court, and even then I did not attend the trial.

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  11. Is Mozambique the New Qatar? The Potential for GTL and LNG Products...Read the original story

    Friday Aug 7 | PR.com

    SMi Group reports: Narkangan GTL and SPTEC Advisory will provide a regional analysis of the GTL market in Mozambique and West Asia at the 18th Gas to Liquids Conference in London. London, United Kingdom, August 07, 2015 -- -- Mozambique is set to become one of the world's largest exporters of LNG, after recent offshore natural gas discoveries made in the country since 2010.

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  12. Tourists can now enjoy extended visits to IranRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 4 | Tehran Times

    In an attempt to attract more tourists, Iran's on-arrival visa validity has been extended from 14 days to 30 days, the director of Iran's Cultural Heritage Tourism and Handicraft Organization Massud Soltanifar announced in a press conference on Monday. "The 30-day validity can also be extended for another 15 days once a tourist enters the country," Soltanifar said.

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  13. Iranian cleric welcomes Egyptian Imam's call for religious unityRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 4 | Tehran Times

    Senior Iranian cleric Grand Ayatollah Nasser Makarem Shirazi has welcomed a call by an Egyptian top religious leader for unity talks between Sunni and Shia scholars. Ayatollah Makarem Shirazi has sent a letter to the Grand Imam of the al-Azhar Mosque Sheikh Ahmed el-Tayeb, proposing a conference between top Shia and Sunni scholars to review the most important obstacles in the way of Islamic unity, the Mehr News Agency reported on Tuesday.

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  14. Charity worker donates billions for cancer treatment center in ShirazRead the original story

    Sunday Aug 2 | Tehran Times

    Seyed Mostafa Zamanisani, a health charity worker, donated 400 billion rials for construction of a cancer research and treatment center in the city of Shiraz in Fars Province, IRNA news agency reported. Zamanisani, who spoke at a ceremony held to inaugurate the health center on Saturday, said that the research and medical facility is 3,400 square meters, with 10 floors, 72 chemotherapy beds, three units of radiotherapy, 53 highly specialized cancer-related clinics, two operation rooms, 12 labs and other related facilities.

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  15. Latest News : Leader's aide highlights Muslims' role in scientific advancementRead the original story

    Sunday Aug 2 | Tehran Times

    Secretary General of World Assembly of Islamic Awakening Ali Akbar Velayati has praised the role Muslim scientists have played in the development of science, and rapped the West over attempts to downplay Muslims' contributions to science. Velayati made the remark addressing Muslim Doctors Conference inaugurated on Thursday in northeastern Iranian holy city of Mashhad, with over 400 Muslim physicians and academics from all around the world in attendance, according to Tasnim news agency.

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  16. Iran hosts over 5 million tourists in past 5 months: officialRead the original story

    Aug 1, 2015 | Tehran Times

    Over five million foreign tourists have visited Iran since the beginning of Iranian calendar year Director of Iran's Cultural Heritage, Tourism and Handicrafts Organization Massud Soltanifar has said. "Around five million and 100 thousand tourists traveled to the Islamic Republic over the past five months," Soltanifar said in an interview with the Persian service of the Mehr News Agency last week.

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  17. Leader's aide highlights Muslims' role in scientific advancementRead the original story

    Aug 1, 2015 | Tehran Times

    Secretary General of World Assembly of Islamic Awakening Ali Akbar Velayati has praised the role Muslim scientists have played in the development of science, and rapped the West over attempts to downplay Muslims' contributions to science. Velayati made the remark addressing Muslim Doctors Conference inaugurated on Thursday in northeastern Iranian holy city of Mashhad, with over 400 Muslim physicians and academics from all around the world in attendance, according to Tasnim news agency.

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  18. Can Turkey compete with France for Iranian market?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 30, 2015 | Trend

    The visit of the French Foreign Minister Laurent Fabius to Iran is indicative of the special attention attached by Paris to the development of relations with Tehran. During his visit to Iran, Fabius had meetings with Iranian President Hassan Rouhani and the Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif.

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  19. Toronto International Film Festival: Australian directors land world premieresRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2015 | The Age

    Two high-profile films with Australian directors - Jocelyn Moorhouse's The Dressmaker and Wayne Blair's Septembers of Shiraz - will have world premieres at the Toronto International Film Festival. The leading North American festival has announced gala screenings for Moorhouse's sumptuous-looking Australian drama, with Kate Winslet as a glamorous woman who uses her sewing machine to transform the women of her home town in rural Australia, and Blair's American thriller about a Persian-Jewish family trying to escape during the Iranian revolution that stars Adrien Brody and Salma Hayek.

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  20. Latest News : - MKO assassinated Sayyad-Shirazi for defeat in Mersad operation'Read the original story

    Jul 28, 2015 | Tehran Times

    The assassination of Ali Sayyad-Shirazi was a retaliation for the defeat the terrorist Mujahedin group had suffered during the Iran-Iraq war, Army Commander Major General Ahmad Reza Pourdastan said. Pourdastan made the remarks on Monday on the anniversary of Operation Mersad, Fars news agency reported.

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