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  1. Incredible pics capture symmetry of Iran's mosquesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2014 | CNN

    Iranian photographer Mohammad Reza Domri Ganji has compiled a beautiful portfolio of images taken inside landmarks like the Nasir al-mulk Mosque, in Shiraz, Iran. When he's not photographing Iran's great buildings, Ganji studies physics in Babol, a city in Iran's northern Mazandaran province.

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  2. The Week's Best LongreadsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2014 | TheDailyBeast.com

    Meet Hadi al-Amiri, the unabashedly pro-Iranian leader of Iraq's most powerful Shiite militia. His bloodthirsty fighters might be Baghdad's best hope of stopping the Islamic State.

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  3. Architects seek understanding about architecture among policy,...Read the original story

    Nov 7, 2014 | Daily Times

    KARACHI: Local architects of international repute on Friday sought adequate understanding among people in general as well as decision makers comprising politicians and government officials and above all the architects themselves to understand that architecture was not merely about monuments and extravagance but above all about deliverance of services meant to facilitate people at grassroots level. The day-long event 'Architecture for Life' comprising an exhibition and seminar organised in collaboration with Aga Khan University was to share with Pakistanis the details of the five diverse projects that clinched prestigious Aga Khan Award for Architecture from amongst 20 projects shortlisted during 2011-2013 Award Cycle.

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  4. Top travel photos of the weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2014 | Stuff.co.nz

    A chimpanzee rests on a rope tied to car tyres at the Uganda Wildlife Education Centre in Entebbe near Uganda's capital Kampala. A man walks along the Indian Ocean as the tide goes out at Coco Beach in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania.

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  5. CyrusRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2014 | TrekEarth

    Here Pasargadae Tomb of Cyrus king of Persia. Cyrus the Great, founder of Achaemenid dynasty in Iran.

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  6. German exports to Iran surge after easing of sanctionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2014 | The Daily Star

    A Chinese tourist from Hong Kong looks at the coloumns of the ancient Persian city of Persepolis near Shiraz in southern Iran on September 26, 2014. BERLIN: German exports to Iran jumped by about 33 percent in the first eight months of the year, lifted by an easing of Western sanctions against the Islamic Republic after an interim deal on its disputed nuclear work, data seen by Reuters showed.

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  7. Seizing its chance, Iran seeks tourism revivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2014 | Watersblogged

    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. Although decades of sanctions mean the hotels and infrastructure are not five star, a tentative political thaw with the West is drawing visitors to Iranian attractions steeped in myth and rumour.

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  8. Seizing its chance, Iran seeks tourism revivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 2, 2014 | The Daily Star

    European and Iranian tourists visit the Tachara Palace also known as the palace of King Darius of Achaemenid at the ancient Persian city of Persepolis near Shiraz in southern Iran. Photo: AFP 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.

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  9. Iran hopes President Rouhani's 'warm smile' will help rake in tourist dollarsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 2, 2014 | The Raw Story

    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. Although decades of sanctions mean the hotels and infrastructure are not five star, a tentative political thaw with the West is drawing visitors to Iranian attractions steeped in myth and rumour.

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  10. Obaserving the 'Ypocrites:Read the original story

    Nov 2, 2014 | BrothersJudd Blog

    The book in every Iranian home : The works of the 14th Century poet Hafez can be found in almost every Iranian home - more than 600 years after his death, the writer still offers an insight into his country's identity. In Iran they say there are two books in every household - the Koran and Hafez.

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  11. Iranians hope for tourism rebirthRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2014 | The Times of Israel

    Tourists stand on the platform after arriving by luxury train in Tehran from Budapest on October 27, 2014. 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.

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  12. The book in every Iranian homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2014 | BBC News

    The works of the 14th Century poet Hafez can be found in almost every Iranian home - more than 600 years after his death, the writer still offers an insight into his country's identity. In Iran they say there are two books in every household - the Koran and Hafez.

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  13. Just Waiting on a Friend:Read the original story

    Nov 1, 2014 | BrothersJudd Blog

    The revolution is over : After decades of messianic fervour, Iran is becoming a more mature and modern country The regime may remain suspicious of the West, and drone on about seeding revolutions in oppressor countries, but the revolutionary fervour and drab conformism have gone. Iran is desperate to trade with whomever will buy its oil.

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  14. [Opinion] Jailing Iran's Internet, one user at a timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2014 | EUobserver

    Our newsletters are sent in standard text/plain format, we protect your email address and you can easily unsubscribe from the newsletter at any point. This September, the Revolutionary Guards arrested 11 people in the province of Shiraz for sending joke messages through the Viber application, poking fun at the founder of the Islamic Republic, Ayatollah Khomeini.

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  15. 5 Amazing places in Iran you've never heard ofRead the original story

    Oct 29, 2014 | WICU12 Erie

    It might not be on everyone's travel radar, but Iran has a well-worn tourist circuit, encompassing attractions in the ancient cities of Shiraz and Isfahan. For those wanting to get off the beaten path, the country has a wealth of lesser-known destinations that rival the stunning beauty and historical significance of their more famous counterparts.

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  16. A Tourist waves an Australian flag as he looks out of the window of a luxury trainRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2014 | Al Bawaba

    A Tourist waves an Australian flag as he looks out of the window of a luxury train at a station in Tehran after arriving in the Iranian capital from Budapest on October 27, 2014. The tourists from Germany, Russia, Switzerland, Denmark, Britain, Australia, Spain, Singapore and Turkey spent two weeks visiting Tabriz, Zanjan, Yazd, Isfahan, Shiraz before arriving in Tehran for their flight back to Istanbul.

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  17. Luxury train pulls into TehranRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2014 | Stuff.co.nz

    A Tourist waves an Australian falg as he looks out of the window of a luxury train at a station in Tehran after arriving in the Iranian capital from Budapest. Tourists walk on a platform at a station in Tehran after arriving in the Iranian capital on a luxury train from Budapest.

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  18. Incredible, Impossible,Indelible IranRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2014 | TrekEarth

    Iran's tourist boards have focused on selling to the tourists places like Isfahan, Shiraz, Yazd, Persopolis and seemed to have neglected their amazing landscape. I was utterly bewildered and delighted in East Azerbaijan as we drove along the highway from Kandovan to Zanjan.

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  19. Luxury train pulls into Tehran amid Western tourism pushRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2011 | Turkish Daily News

    Tourists walk on a platform at a station in Tehran after arriving in the Iranian capital on a luxury train from Budapest on October 27, 2014. AFP Photo A luxury train filled with Western tourists pulled into Tehran on Oct. 27, after an almost two-week journey from Budapest taking in Iranian cities that reportedly cost up to $31,000 a head.

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  20. Spanish university to host seminar on Sadi, CervantesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 25, 2014 | Tehran Times

    The Complutense University of Madrid will host a seminar on Persian poet Sadi and Spanish author Cervantes on October 28 and 29. Eleven Iranian and Spanish experts on Sadi and Cervantes have been invited to discuss their latest studies about the two literary figures at the seminar, which has been organized by Tehran's Book City Institute. This seminar is a return colloquium that the Book City Institute held on Sadi and Cervantes in mid April 2014 in Tehran.

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