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  1. Indian warships visit Iranian port city of Bandar AbbasRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | Tehran Times

    In a press release to the Tehran Times on Saturday the Indian embassy in Tehran elaborated on the visit of the Indian warships to the Iranian port city of Bandar Abbas in southern Iran. This is the text of the press release: Two Indian naval warships, INS Betwa and INS Beas, are visiting Bandar Abbas port from Aug 28 to Sep. 1, as part of a goodwill visit to further bilateral relations between both countries.

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  2. European diplomats visit ransacked British Embassy in TehranRead the original story

    Dec 1, 2011 | The Washington Post

    A shattered window of an office of the British Embassy in Tehran is seen, after an attack by Iranian hard-liners. At the embassy compound, the diplomats visited the century-old residence of the British ambassador, which is located next to the chancery.

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  3. Disabled push for a better life in IranRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | BBC News

    "London has completely changed my life," says 31-year old Marjan Kalanaki, a post-graduate computer science student from Tehran who now lives in the UK. "Sometimes I can't believe how independent I have become and how easily I can get by on my own."

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  4. U.S. Urges Iran To Release Ex-Marine HekmatiRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Weekday Magazine

    U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry is urging Iran to free former U.S. Marine Amir Hekmati from four years of "unjust detention." August 29 will mark the fourth anniversary of Hekmati's imprisonment on what Kerry called "false espionage charges" while Hekmati was visiting relatives in the Islamic republic.

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  5. Family to mark Michigan man's 4th year in an Iranian prisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Michigan Radio

    Tomorrow, the family of a Flint man will mark the fourth year of his being held in an Iranian prison cell. Amir Hekmati's family and supporters plan to gather in Bay City to mark the anniversary of his arrest on spying charges.

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  6. Petrofac reports first-half lossRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Sunday Herald

    Petrofac reported a net loss for the first half, hurt by a steep increase in costs at its Shetland Islands project, and said it still expected net profit for the year to be weighted towards the second half. Shares in the oilfield services company rose 2.4 percent to 748.5 pence on Tuesday on the London Stock Exchange.

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  7. VIDEO: Dealing with disability in IranRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Newsday

    Marjan, 31, was born in Tehran and came to the UK four years ago to do a post grad degree in computer science at the University of London. When she was 21 she broke her back in an accident and now has to use crutches and a mobility scooter to get around.

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  8. Miri Regev's illustrious companyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | Jerusalem Post

    Austrian emperor Franz is said to have refused to have anything to do the with the composer Ludwig van Beethoven on the grounds that the man and his music were revolutionary. The emperor is in illustrious company: Minister of Culture and Sport Miri Regev now apparently wants nothing to do with one of the great composer's greatest interpreters, the pianist and conductor Daniel Barenboim.

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  9. Saudi King Salman to Visit Obama Next WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | Voice of America

    U.S. President Barack Obama meets with Saudi Arabia's King Salman at Erga Palace in Riyadh, Jan. 27, 2015. Saudi King Salman is visiting Washington next week to meet with U.S. President Barack Obama about several Middle East issues.

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  10. Hammond nuanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | Jewish Chronicle

    Interviewed after the reopening of our embassy in Tehran on Monday, Foreign Secretary Philip Hammond remarked that Iran now has a "more nuanced approach" to Israel. Given that the previous day Ayatollah Khamenei had again called for "death to Israel", one could only wonder what this nuance involved.

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  11. Iranian airlines negotiate with Russia to buy Superjet 100 aircraftRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | Trend

    Iranian Kish Air, Zagros and Caspian companies are the three airlines interested in using the aircraft in their fleet, the Islamic Republic's Fars news agency reported August 26. Meanwhile Sorena Sattari, the Iranian Vice-President for Science and Technology who is visiting Moscow said that buying the Superjet 100 aircraft is on the agenda, underlining that Iranian companies are interested in this modern plane due to its low cost. He said an international consortium manufactures the Sukhoi Superjet 100 aircraft, underlining that the aircraft is completely different with other Russian passenger planes.

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  12. Russia to import drone technology from IranRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | Airport Business

    Aug. 26--Russia wants to import the technology of one of the Iranian-made drones, Manouchehr Manteghi, secretary of Iran 's Technology Development and Knowledge-based Aviation and Aeronautical Industries Headquarters said. Manteghi, who is visiting Moscow, said that the two parties are negotiating on the issue Iran 's Fars news agency reported August 26. Iran earlier gave Russia a copy of ScanEagle- a US spy drone as proof that its elite forces have reverse-engineered and mass produced the American unmanned aerial vehicle.

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  13. Jews in UK Protest Reopening Tehran EmbassyRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 26 | United Jewish Federation of Tidewater

    Jewish Leadership Council chairman warns 'Iran shows no sign of changing behavior,' urges UK to 'be vigilant about Iranian threat to world.'

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  14. Next 25 ArticlesRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 26 | Lucianne.com

    Washington- David Duke, the anti-Semitic former Ku Klux Klan leader, praised Republican front-runner Donald Trump for his immigration policy proposals and said Trump is "the best of the lot." After ranting about "Jewish supremacy" and Jewish domination of the media, Duke took time out of two of his radio programs last week to talk up TrumpA s candidacy as a "great thing," praising the Republican candidateA s plan to deport the estimated 11 million undocumented immigrants living in the U.S. A senior Iranian official on Tuesday said Israel "should be annihilated," and that the thawing relations with the West would not translate into a shift in Tehran's position concerning the Jewish state.

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  15. Turkish FM criticizes countries that call on Turkey to do more on foreign fightersRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2011 | Turkish Daily News

    Countries that accuse Turkey of not doing enough against foreign fighters traveling to Syria and Iraq have actually released foreign fighters deported by Turkey, Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu has stated. "Countries that say Turkey is acting irresponsibly regarding foreign fighters, or it can do better, are releasing fighters that we have deported," Cavusoglu said in an interview with Kanal 24 news channel late on Aug. 25. He said many who have been deported by Turkey have appeared on the Turkish border again, with their countries of origin citing "freedom of travel."

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  16. Iranian tenor escaped persecution on way to stardomRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | The Campbell Reporter

    For any young tenor, reaching the hallowed stage of Italy's La Scala is an exceptional accomplishment. But for Ramtin Ghazavi, the journey from Iran to Milan is a story of defying extraordinary odds and unrelenting discrimination.

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  17. C10th Arab Geographer About Armenia And Gates Of Derbent Protecting Region From TurksRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Groong

    C10TH ARAB GEOGRAPHER ABOUT ARMENIA AND GATES OF DERBENT PROTECTING REGION FROM TURKS 18:30 24/08/2015 Â" REGION In the 29th issue for the year 1901 of the project "The Collection of Materials to Describe the Terrain and Tribes in the Caucasus," N. A. Karaulov published a study titled "Arabian writers' data about the Caucasus, Armenia and Aderbeijan. Part 1. Al Istakhri."

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  18. UPDATE 1-Petrofac posts net loss hurt by Shetland Islands project costsRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Reuters

    Petrofac Ltd reported a net loss for the first half, hurt by a steep increase in costs at its Shetland Islands project, and said it still expected net profit for the year to be weighted towards the second half. Shares in the oilfield services company rose 2.4 percent to 748.5 pence on Tuesday on the London Stock Exchange.

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  19. Tuesday newspaper round-up: Black Monday, Asia divergence, Apple, Shell-BG deal off?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Live Charts

    A global stock market sell-off and tumbling oil prices have increased fears that some of this year's largest takeover deals are at risk of falling apart - including Royal Dutch Shell's $70bn bid for UK rival BG Group. Over the past week, the gap between the agreed price of several takeovers and the market price of the target companies' shares has widened, as funds that specialise in profiting from these situations have taken fright.

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  20. Shell eyes Iran, to pay debt when sanctions endRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | The Peninsula

    TEHRAN: Royal Dutch Shell will repay a $2bn debt to the National Iranian Oil Company when sanctions on Iran are lifted and will consider investing in the country's vast energy sector, Shell's boss for new business said. Much would depend on the terms offered by the Islamic Republic once sanctions were lifted, said Edward Daniels, Shell's executive vice-president for commercial and new business development.

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