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  1. Parrikar may take over as Goa CM, meets Governor to form governmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 14, 2017 | The Oak Ridge Observer

    Ashab Uddin won from Jiribam defeating Thoudam Debendra Singh of the Congress by 1,650 votes. The party had not won a single seat in the 2012 elections.


  2. Ann Marie Fleming talks about her latest animated feature, 'Window Horses'Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2017 | The Gate

    Veteran Canadian animator, writer, and filmmaker Ann Marie Fleming is no stranger to using her personal journeys through life as inspiration for her work, but her latest feature Window Horses might be her most poignant and widely embraced effort to date. Debuting to great acclaim at TIFF last year and getting named to Canada's Top Ten, Window Horses tells the story of its titular protagonist, a young Vancouver woman invited to Shiraz, Iran to take place in a showcase of poets based on the strength of a self-published volume of works centring on visiting Paris, a place she has never visited.


  3. Sistan-Baluchestan to turn into tourist hubRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 14, 2017 | Tehran Times

    Iranian tourism authorities seek to put a new face to Sistan-Baluchestan Province in a bid to turn the vast southeastern region into a tourist destination. The province has long been shunned by potential foreign travelers though it is home to several distinctive archaeological sites and natural attractions, including two UNESCO World Heritage sites, namely Shahr-e-Soukhteh and Lut Desert, shared between it and Kerman Province.


  4. 6 Iranian-Americans You May Know + What Norooz Means to ThemRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2017 | SFGate

    If you don't already celebrate Norooz , the Persian New Year that falls on the spring equinox, you may want to adopt it as your own. The ancient holiday has been around for at least a couple of thousand years and started out as a Zoroastrian holiday.


  5. AFC Champions League 2017: Matchday 3 Preview: Groups B, D, E & GRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2017 | Sporting News

    The group stages of the Asian Football Confederation Champions League 2017 will see round three action in four groups on Tuesday and Goal takes a look at the mouthwatering clashes that await us:- Esteghlal Khouzestan got off to a perfect start to their Group B campaign after victories in the initial two rounds and will be looking to make it three wins on the trot when they welcome Qatari side Lekhwiya SC on Tuesday. Moreover, Esteghlal Khouzestan are yet to concede a goal in the tournament.


  6. Trump ban causes Meram to decline Iraq call-upRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2017 | Yahoo Sports

    On March 23, Iraq will resume its World Cup qualifying campaign in desperate need of a win. After a 1-4 start, the showdowns with Asian juggernaut Australia will need to yield some points in the home game in Tehran, Iran - Iraq isn't yet deemed safe enough to host World Cup qualifiers.


  7. Robert Levinson's Son Urges Trump to 'Annoy' Iran Into Finding FatherRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2017 | Big News

    Our eNewspaper network was founded in 2002 to provide stand-alone digital news sites tailored for the most searched-for locations for news. With a traditional newspaper format, more than 100 sites were established each with a newspaper-type name to cover the highest-ranked regions, countries, cities and states.


  8. Iran broadly promotes tourism at ITB BerlinRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2017 | Tehran Times

    Over 30 Iranian tourism-associated businesses including transport operators and hotel managers are showcasing full charms of the country at the 51st ITB Berlin -- Internationale Tourismus-BA rse Berlin, which wraps up today. Iran's pavilion is playing host to variety of meetings, exhibits, workshops and live performances by state-run and privately-owned companies spearheaded by the Cultural Heritage, Tourism and Handicrafts Organization.


  9. Summer wishes, summer dreamsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2017 | Manila Bulletin

    You can always grab a good book as you brave the heat and while away the long, languid summer months. But if you have the time and money to get away from it all, wouldn't it be amazing and even life altering to set aside the book for awhile and catch the next available flight, boat, or bus ride to your dream summer destination? Time and resources permitting, there's a small window of opportunity, after all, before those long-haul flights, endless road trips, series of boat and train transfers, and bumpy bus rides to the edges of nowhere turn from welcome adventures to epic production numbers as you age.


  10. A message for Donald Trump from Iranian LGBTQ filmmaker who stayed home from Outfest Fusion festivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2017 | Los Angeles Times

    Outfest Fusion, a Hollywood film festival dedicated to images of LGBTQ people of color, was supposed to be an occasion of joy for Tehran-born director Pouria Heidary Oureh. But when his film "Apricot Groves" had its U.S. premiere during the festival that ran through Tuesday at the TCL Chinese Theatre, he was back in Iran, unable to take in the applause.


  11. Arab Parliament pressures Britain to cancel 100th anniversary of Balfour DeclarationRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2017 | Al Bawaba

    He also warned from the dangers of threatening Arab national security driven by conflicts and wars in some countries, mainly in Syria, Libya, and Yemen, which affect the stability and security of the Arab world. Arab Parliament Speaker Dr. Mishaal bin Fahm Al-Salami said he has decided to dispatch a correspondence calling on the British House of Commons to cancel the 100th celebration of Balfour Declaration, as it provokes the Arab world especially amid Israel's constant rejection for all peaceful solutions for the Palestinian Cause and the establishment of the State of Palestine.


  12. LG Electronics offers Iranian students chance to go globalRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2017 | Korea Herald

    LG Electronics said on Friday it has launched a corporate social responsibility program known as LG Global Challenger in Iran. The South Korean electronics maker held a ceremony attended by about 80 participants, including Iranian educational experts and LG officials, at a convention center in the Iranian capital Tehran on Thursday, it said.


  13. Tehran says ban on Americans' entry to Iran remains in placeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 7, 2017 | Today.Az

    Iran's reciprocal measure against the U.S. entry ban for Iranian citizens remains at place, Iranian deputy foreign minister Majid Takht Ravanchi said. He made the remarks while commenting about the US President Donald Trump's updated travel ban on predominantly Muslim countries including Iran, ILNA news agency reported on March 7. There is no need for a new response as Iran's earlier reciprocal measure against Trump's previous ban order is still in place, Takht Ravanchi said, adding that permitting the U.S. wrestlers was an exception.


  14. Review: The Salesman embeds social commentary in personal storiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2017 | Best of New Orleans

    Until last week, only three directors had won a Best Foreign Language Film Academy Award more than once: Federico Fellini, Ingmar Bergman and Vittorio De Sica, all of whom easily rank among the all-time great filmmakers. The fourth director to join that exclusive club is Iran's Asghar Farhadi, who won his second Oscar in that category for The Salesman .


  15. Iran eschews fiery rhetoric, says it will wait and see on travel banRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2017 | Los Angeles Times

    President Trump signed an executive order Monday ordering new travel restrictions for residents of six Muslim-majority countries as well as a temporary ban on refugees from around the world. This directive comes after Trump's original executive order was rebuked in the federal courts.


  16. Iran is land of hidden treasures: WFTGA vice presidentRead the original story

    Jan 12, 2016 | Tehran Times

    There are so many unknown tourist attractions in famous Iranian cities like Isfahan and Shiraz, World Federation of Tourist Guide Associations Vice President Ruby Roy said in an interview with the Tehran Times. "Culturally speaking, Iran is a very rich country but sadly many of its attractions are not introduced to the world," Roy lamented.


  17. Ahmadinejad joins Twitter despite having banned itRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2017 | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    Iran's former president Mahmoud Ahmadinejad became the latest leader to join Twitter on Sunday, despite the fact that, while in power, he was been instrumental in getting it banned in the country. Ahmadinejad's first tweet from his personal account was a video in which he called on people to follow him at @Ahmadinejad1956, according to the AFP news agency.


  18. How the rest of the world could shape Trump's foreign policyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2017 | The Washington Post

    Governments around the world are fixated on the apparent struggle in Washington over President Trump's foreign policy: Will the ethno-nationalism of Stephen K. Bannon dominate, or the traditional muscular conservatism of Vice President Pence? Evidence for each side could easily be found in Trump's address to Congress last week, which echoed Pence's praise of NATO while proclaiming, Bannon-like, that " my job is not to represent the world ." America may indeed be first in Trump's world - but what the world is beginning to realize is that this Beltway battle won't be confined to Washington.


  19. Tel Aviv train station to close for a weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2017 | The Times of Israel

    People wait for the bus near Hashalom train station by the Azrieli towers in Tel Aviv, September 22, 2016. Tel Aviv's Hashalom train station will close at midnight Sunday for a week, to allow for construction work on the light rail, Israel Railways - the state-owned railways company announced this weekend, sparking fears of massive traffic jams for the rest of the week.


  20. Iran ready to sell oil to South Africa, buy refinery sharesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2017 | Tehran Times

    Iran is ready to sell South Africa 100,000 barrels per day of oil and also to buy shares in the African country's oil refineries, Oil Minister Bijan Namdar Zanganeh said on Saturday. He made the remarks on the sidelines of a meeting with the visiting South African energy minister Tina Joemat-Pettersson in Tehran, Mehr news agency reported.