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Isfahan Becomes Iran's Capital... 12/11/1598 History
Safavid Shah Abbas (1588-1629) chose Isfahan as the new capital. His mother had been slaughtered in Qazvin, and he used this fact as a pretext to move...View Details»

US firms poised to seize opportunities in Iran | World | DW.DE | 12.11... 12/11/2013 Economy
Iran and the West have not reached a deal yet, but businesses on both sides are keen to boost trade. If sanctions are lifted, experts predict tough c...View Details»

François Hollande booed as 70 arrested at Armistice Day ceremony | Wor... 12/11/2013 Politics
French government says protesters linked to far-right groups as polls reveal another fall in president's popularity ratings. French police detain...View Details»

Archaeologists discover ancient temple in Iran | Ancient Origins... 12/11/2013 History
A team of Iranian and Italian archaeologists has discovered the remains of an ancient temple in an Elymais (Elamite) site in the Kaleh Chendar region ...View Details»

Why Did France Torpedo the Iran Negotiations? « Blog... 12/11/2013 Politics
The big news coming out of the Iran negotiations at the end of last week was that France took an unexpectedly rejectionist stance in the talks and ref...View Details»

Senate will wait before moving on Iran sanctions: aides| Reuters... 12/11/2013 Politics
By Patricia Zengerle and Matt Spetalnick WASHINGTON Mon Nov 11, 2013 6:14pm EST (Reuters) - U.S. lawmakers will wait for a briefing by Secretary of S...View Details»

Iran nuclear deal key to political solution in Syria - Al-Monitor: the... 12/11/2013 Politics
Despite significant progress in the Geneva nuclear talks over the weekend, time may be short, given the opposition of Israel and some in Congress, wit...View Details»

WikiLeaks shows US pressure for war crimes immunity | Green Left Week... 12/11/2013 News
By Linda Pearson Chelsea (formerly Bradley) Manning was sentenced to 35 years in prison on August 7 for leaking classified US government documents to...View Details»

4-Fingers of Muslim Brotherhood: Egyptian Club suspends striker over M... 12/11/2013 Sports
Egypt’s Al-Ahly football club has suspended striker Ahmed Abd El-Zaher from the upcoming competitions after he made a four-finger hand gesture linked ...View Details»

Head of Al Alam Cairo office arrested in his home... 12/11/2013 News
Egyptian security forces have arrested head of Al Alam bureau in Cairo after attacking his home on Thursday morning. According to Al Alam reporter i...View Details»