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  1. Armenian Churches Included In List Of World's Most Beautiful ChurchesRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Groong

    ARMENIAN CHURCHES INCLUDED IN LIST OF WORLD'S MOST BEAUTIFUL CHURCHES 14:42 07/10/2015 Â" MISCELLANEOUS Two Armenian churches are on the list of the world's 23 most beautiful churches, according to the Daily Telegraph. One of them is Bethlehem church in Iran.


  2. Report: Iranians can buy from Amazon, EbayRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Payvand News of Iran

    Iranians can now make online shopping from major retailers Amazon and Ebay through a delivery channel established by the Iran Post Company , its managing director says. "From now on, Iranian citizens can directly buy from Amazon and Ebay international retail sites and receive their goods in Iran," Hossein Mehri said Wednesday, quoted by the Fars news agency.


  3. Armenian Energy Min. Visits Iran's EP BankRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | Groong

    ARMENIAN ENERGY MIN. VISITS IRAN'S EP BANK Mehr News Agency , Iran October 5, 2015 Monday LENGTH: 373 words TEHRAN, Oct. 05 - Visiting Armenian Energy Minister met with the governor of Export Promotion Bank of Iran on Monday.


  4. Former Iran hostage to speak at Temple Beth-ElRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    Barry Rosen, one of the Americans taken hostage in Iran in 1979, will speak at Temple Beth-El in Ormond Beach on Thursday night. Rosen was the press attache in the U.S. Embassy in Tehran in November 1979, when he became one of 52 Americans held captive for 444 days by militants angry that the deposed Shah of Iran was allowed into the United States for medical treatment.


  5. Embattled Volkswagen pushes forward into Iranian marketRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Al Bawaba

    A company source was quoted as saying that VW was considering a move into Iran with the mass-market Skoda and Seat brands. Volkswagen officials are visiting Iran to discuss possible joint cooperation with local companies which have the Middle East's biggest car market under their belt.


  6. Iran's Bank of Industry and Mine presents investment opportunities to UKRead the original story

    Sunday Oct 4 | Tehran Times

    Managing Director of Bank of Industry and Mine Ali Ashraf Afkhami on Sunday presented detailed information about opportunities for foreign investment in Iran to the President of British-Iranian Chamber of Commerce Richard Dalton, who is in Iran along with an economic delegation. Addressing the attendees, Afkhami said that post-sanctions Iran is willing to draw in foreign investors through the Bank of Industry and Mine in the areas of oil, gas, industry, environment protection, renewable energy, railway, technology, and many more.


  7. 22:30 Voter turnout makes 40% in Iran: Ministry of Foreign AffairsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 4 | AkiPress

    Polling station at the Embassy of Kyrgyzstan in the city of Tehran, Iran registered 40% voter turnout, according to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Kyrgyzstan. The Ministry of Foreign Affairs reported that by 1 PM local time, the voter turnout made 40% of the total number of Kyrgyz citizens who passed their biometric data.


  8. Bahraini Embassy no. 2 man ordered to leave Iran in 72 hoursRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 2 | Trend

    Foreign Ministry announced on Friday that number two official at Bahrain Embassy in Tehran is 'Persona non grata', so he must leave Iranian territory in 72 hours, IRNA reported.


  9. Yemen severs diplomatic relations with IranRead the original story

    Friday Oct 2 |

    "From today , the government officially put an end to all diplomatic relations and political ties with the Islamic Republic of Iran," government spokesman, Rajeh Badi told Xinhua news agency. "The decision came after Iran repeatedly intervened in Yemen's internal affairs and supported sabotage acts in the country such as sending weapons to Houthi militia," Badi said.


  10. Taxi: Iranian director Jafar Panahi cruises past his filmmaking ban againRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 1 | The Globe and Mail

    Taxi is a refreshing contrast to Jafar Panahi's more serious and challenging films, some of them produced while he rides out a 20-year ban on filmmaking courtesy of the Iranian government, which has labelled him a propagandist. Taxi is a refreshing contrast to Jafar Panahi's more serious and challenging films, some of them produced while he rides out a 20-year ban on filmmaking courtesy of the Iranian government, which has labelled him a propagandist.


  11. Tehran to Riyadh: Bodies of pilgrims must be transferred to IranRead the original story

    Wednesday Sep 30 | Tehran Times

    Iran's Foreign Ministry has written a letter to the Saudi Arabian embassy in Tehran insisting that bodies of all Iranian pilgrims died during the Mina tragedy must be repatriated to Iran. The Foreign Ministry seeks to establish a legal body to pursue the issue legally, Iranian Deputy Foreign Minister Hossein Amir-Abdollahian told Islamic Consultative Assembly News Agency on Wednesday.


  12. Mining giant Glencore rides commodities rollercoasterRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 29 | West Australian

    Glencore, a global resources giant which traces its roots back to a Swiss firm launched by the late Marc Rich, a trader who made it onto the FBI's 10 most wanted list, encapsulates all the woes of the commodities crash, and more. Chained down by some $30 billion in debt, and hit by a commodity price collapse as China's economic boom slows and its hunger for raw materials wanes, the group based in Baar, Switzerland, has been at the mercy of volatile financial markets.


  13. Iran buys $21B in aircraft, sattelite equipment from RussiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 29 | Washington Times

    An Iranian delegation signed contracts for the technology after visiting Russia's MAKS-2015 international air show, Iranian officials told Sputnik. "There is a large share of contracts for the purchase of this type of aircraft," Manouchehr Mantegh, an Iranian technology and aviation official said, Sputnik reported.


  14. Analysts: Russia Moves in Syria, Iraq, Upending US RoleRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 27 | Voice of America

    U.S. President Barack Obama and Russian President Vladimir Putin meet at the United Nations General Assembly in New York, Sept. 28, 2015.


  15. Iran's Hajj stampede casualties rise to 155Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 27 | Trend

    The latest report says 155 Iranian pilgrims have lost their lives in the Sept. 24 stampede in Saudi Arabia's Mecca.


  16. Indian colts come back from behind to win 2-1Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 27 |

    Down by a goal at the interval, the Nicolai Adam coached Team showed exemplary character and sublime fitness level to score two goals post interval. The rivals were reduced to ten men in the 58th minute after their Striker was given marching orders for a double booking.


  17. Nisman case: FBI official pledges to aid prosecutorRead the original story

    Thursday Sep 24 | Buenos Aires Herald

    The US Federal Bureau of Investigation has agreed to cooperate with prosecutor Viviana Fein to accelerate the probe into the mysterious death of Alberto Nisman. An FBI official met yesterday with Fein at the US Embassy and vowed to help obtain extra data from Yahoo and Google, saying it could take two or three months, sources close to the prosecutor told the Herald yesterday.


  18. Business France office to focus on agriculture, ecotehcnology, health in IranRead the original story

    Tuesday Sep 22 | Tehran Times

    The head of Business France office said on Monday that the bureau mainly concentrates on matching local demands with French companies in Tehran in the areas of agriculture, ecotechnology, agroprocessing, health and industries. Talking with the Tehran Times on the sidelines of the joint gathering of the Iran Capital Market and French Economic Practitioners, Romain Keraval said that the Business France bureau inaugurated in Tehran on Monday with two French ministers in attendance, namely Agriculture Minister Stephane Le Foll and Minister of State for Foreign Trade and Tourism Matthias Fekl.


  19. Art news in briefRead the original story

    Tuesday Sep 22 | Tehran Times

    "The Biography", Hedayatollah Behbudi's biography of the Supreme Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah, Seyyed Ali Khamenei, has recently been released in Turkish by Kowsar publications. The book tells the life story of the Leader from the year of his birth in 1939 to 1979.


  20. Israel wary as Russia, Iran expand Syrian presenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 21 | Ynetnews

    Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu met Russian President Vladimir Putin on Monday in order to set up a system to prevent any clashes between the Russian and Israeli armies in the region, as Moscow continues to send troops to its growing base on Latakiya, and as American sources report that Russia has placed 28 fighter jets and a bomber at another base. Chief of Staff Gadi Eisenkot later met his Russian counterpart and the two agreed to create a committee to plan coordination.