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  1. PersepolisRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 11, 2014 | TrekEarth

    Iran is one of the ancient cities steadily over the years, and the magnificent ceremonial capital of the Achaemenid Empire during the reign of Iran. Building on the ancient city of Persepolis known that during the reign of Darius, Xerxes and Artaxerxes was built for about 50 years, the central ritual ceremonies and celebrations especially New Year's.

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  2. Trip Tips: In summer, Iranians cool off at 'jewelled plains'Read the original story

    Sep 11, 2014 | Reuters

    For those who prefer to bundle up rather than strip down in summer, Iran's highland pastures offer something cooler than the usual coastal retreats. Javaher Dasht, which translates as "jewelled plains," is 2,000 m above the Caspian Sea in Gilan province.

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  3. Australian ambassador praises Tehran municipality's achievementsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 11, 2014 | Tehran Times

    TEHRAN The Australian ambassador to Iran has lauded efforts taken by the Tehran municipality to promote urban infrastructure, including subway system, parks, and highways. Tehran is a very large, growing, and developing city and Australia is keen to develop the activities of its embassy in Tehran to show the friendly relations between the two countries, Ambassador Foley said.

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  4. Tehran embassy censures anti-Iran gathering in BakuRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 10, 2014 | Tehran Times

    TEHRAN The Iranian embassy in the Republic of Azerbaijan has censured a recent anti-Iran meeting by a separatist cell in Baku, saying Iran would take legal actions against such moves. In a statement released on Monday, the embassy underlined that certain people, who have served the interests of the enemies of Iran and Azerbaijan for years, have now targeted the friendly relations between the two brotherly countries.

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  5. 09:44 Kazakh FM calls for close Tehran-Astana tiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 9, 2014 | AkiPress

    Kazakhstan is keen to strengthen ties with the Islamic Republic, Foreign Minister of Kazakhstan Erlan Idrissov said during a meeting with the visiting Iranian President Hassan Rouhani in Astana. He also highlighted Iran's scientific and industrial capabilities and called for expansion of ties between Tehran and Astana in diverse areas, the Iranian media report.

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  6. Newsmaker: Marjane SatrapiRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 9, 2014 | American Library Association

    Marjane Satrapi is the author of the acclaimed graphic novel Persepolis and director of the film adaptation, which was nominated for an Oscar in 2008. The novel-banned at a Chicago high school in 2013-follows her life as a child in Tehran during the Iranian Revolution, and subsequent teenage years in Europe.

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  7. Malaysia, Iran to promote cooperation in air transportRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 9, 2014 | AME Info

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  8. UK to supply weapons to KurdsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 9, 2014 | Oxford Mail

    Britain is to supply A 1.6 million of machine guns and ammunition to Kurdish forces fighting Islamic State militants in northern Iraq as part of a burgeoning international effort to drive back the jihadists . The announcement of the first shipment of UK arms to the peshmerga fighters came as US President Barack Obama prepared to set out his strategy for "degrading and ultimately destroying" IS in a prime time televised address tomorrow. 6 comments

  9. Iranian president to arrive in AstanaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2014 | Trend

    The first official visit of the President of Iran Hassan Rouhani to Kazakhstan takes place Sept.8, the Iranian embassy in Astana told Trend. The Iranian President arrives at the invitation of the Kazakh leader Nursultan Nazarbayev.

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  10. Iran plans to establish 500-MW power plant in Abu MusaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 7, 2014 | AME Info

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  11. Reopening UK embassy in Tehran depends on Majlis decisionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 7, 2014 | Trend

    Deputy Foreign Minister Abbas Araqchi said Sunday that reopening the British embassy in Tehran ultimately depends on a decision by Majlis , IRNA reported. Speaking in a program aired on Iranian national radio, Araqchi said there are a number of problems on the way of Iran-UK relations which will be gradually removed.

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  12. Visa problem of Iranian students in Norway resolved'Read the original story

    Sep 6, 2014 | Tehran Times

    The Iranian diplomatic mission has resolved the problem of a group of Iranian university students in Norway who did not receive visa extension, the Iranian Foreign Ministry spokeswoman says. Marzieh Akhfam made the remarks on Saturday while commenting on the recent reports coming from Norway that some Iranian post-graduate students had their residence permits cancelled under the pretext of the sanctions on Iran.

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  13. Iran's change at top gives director cue to show social illsRead the original story

    Sep 6, 2014 | Arab Times

    LOS ANGELES, Sept 6, : The Doha Film Institute is forging ahead with its postponed Qumra Doha Film Festival, which is on track to have its first edition in 2015, acting CEO Fatma Al-Remaihi confirmed in an interview from Toronto where six films supported by the DFI are screening, including Salma Hayek-produced "The Prophet." "The Prophet," an animation portmanteau pic based on works by Lebanese poet Kahlil Gibran which world preems today in Toronto, will be the closer of the DFI's upcoming Dec 1-6 Aiyal Youth Festival, now at its second edition.

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  14. 2Iranian official says plane with Americans was diverted because of 'false information'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 6, 2014 | The Washington Post

    An airliner with a group of Americans that was diverted to Iran on Friday landed safely in Dubai early Saturday. The chartered flight, carrying about 100 Americans from Bagram air base in Afghanistan, was diverted to the Iranian city of Bandar Abbas because the crew had supplied "false information," an Iranian official said Saturday.

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  15. Plane with Americans reaches Dubai after stop in IranRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 6, 2014 | The Washington Post

    An airliner with a group of Americans that was diverted to Iran on Friday landed safely in Dubai early Saturday. The chartered flight, carrying about 100 Americans from Bagram air base in Afghanistan, was diverted to the Iranian city of Bandar Abbas because the crew had supplied "false information," an Iranian official said Saturday.

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  16. "To Live in Tehran You Have to Lie": Revealing Hidden Lives in IranRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 5, 2014 | National Geographic

    Tehran's main street, Vali Asr, shown here in 2006, is a microcosm of the city, encompassing both the poor, working-class south and the rich, gentrified north. Emmy Award-winning journalist Ramita Navai left the city of her birth at the age of six to live in Britain.

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  17. Iran's change at the top gives director cue to sho...Read the original story

    Sep 5, 2014 | WOZZ-FM Appleton

    Two years ago, Iranian filmmaker Rakhshan Bani-Etemad knew she had no chance of showing a feature film in Iran about the depredations of unemployment, drug abuse and wife-beating, so she made a series of shorts instead. The fact that she has now stitched them into a full-length movie in the running for top prize at the Venice Film Festival shows that Iran's new leadership can take a broader view, she says.

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  18. INTERVIEW-Iran's change at the top gives director cue to show social illsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 5, 2014 | AlertNet

    Two years ago, Iranian filmmaker Rakhshan Bani-Etemad knew she had no chance of showing a feature film in Iran about the depredations of unemployment, drug abuse and wife-beating, so she made a series of shorts instead. The fact that she has now stitched them into a full-length movie in the running for top prize at the Venice Film Festival shows that Iran's new leadership can take a broader view, she says.

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  19. Middle East, 10:23 AMIran Losing Key Ally as Sudan Expels Embassy StaffRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 3, 2014 | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    Sudan has expelled the Iranian embassy's cultural attache, in a slap in the face to its one-time ally over creeping "Shia influence" in the Sunni-majority country.

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  20. Britain engaging with Iran to reopen embassies: CameronRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 2, 2014 | Tehran Times

    TEHRAN British Prime Minister David Cameron has said that the UK is engaging with Iran to reopen the embassies of the two countries.

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