Houthi rebels overturned the chessboard ...
asiatimes.com19/09/2019 Politics
Houthi rebels overturned the chessboard The Yemeni Shiite group’s spectacular attack on Abqaiq raises the distinct possibility of a push to drive the ...»»»


Iran denies claim that it was behind Saudi drone attacks, threatens mi...
nypost.com16/09/2019 Military
By Mark Moore September 15, 2019 Iran on Sunday denied US claims that it was behind the drone attacks on oil facilities that knocked out half of Saudi...»»»


Iran artist puts spotlight on water shortage through music ...
aljazeera.com15/01/2019 Arts
Electronic musician Saba Alizadeh hosts shows at dried-up reservoirs to call attention to growing scarcity of water. by Saeed Jalili *** Alizadeh has...»»»


Karbala, Gaza or Sanaa; that’s the question!...
1host2u.ir03/06/2018 Politics
Every year, the Shia community observe the anniversary of Ashura, the day on which the Battle of Karbala took place; namely, October, 10, 680 CE. On t...»»»


Be Careful What You Wish For: A 'Persian Spring' Would Be a Disaster ...
nationalinterest.org21/01/2018 Politics
Gawdat Bahgat January 18, 2018 After a week of violent demonstrations in several large cities and small towns, Maj. Gen. Mohammad Ali Jafari, command...»»»


Removal of the heart: how Islam became a matter of state in Iran ...
theguardian.com30/09/2016 Politics
Some academics argue the Safavid Shahs gave Iranian Shiism a rule-fixation and abandonment of spirituality it has never lost Gareth Smyth for Tehran B...»»»


Sounds of Persia - The Hindu...
thehindu.com15/04/2016 Fun
*** the chang (Persian harp), barbat (lute), sorna (oboe), tanbour (long-necked lute), tonbak (goblet drum) and the deep, basal daf (Persian frame dru...»»»


The Persian Gulf′s forgotten minority...
en.qantara.de15/03/2016 Culture
″Afro-Iran″ photo book The Persian Gulf′s forgotten minority For a long time, little was known about the Afro-Iranian minority in the Persian Gulf. Ge...»»»


Tehran Orchestra performs ‘The Ashura Opera’...
irna.ir20/10/2015 Arts
Tehran, Oct 20, IRNA - Tehran Symphony Orchestra conducted jointly by Ali Rahbari and guest conductor Nasir Heidarian is performing ‘The Ashura Opera...»»»


Bomb Blasts Rock Libyan Capital Near Iranian Ambassador's Residence ...
english.farsnews.com23/02/2015 News
TEHRAN (FNA)- Two explosions rocked Central Tripoli near the residence of the Iranian ambassador to Libya on Sunday. The first blast took place near t...»»»



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