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February, 23



February, 23, 1942 A.D.:
Iran Asks Resumption Of Postal Flights


The German Junkers Company started operating in Iran since April, 1929 running Tehran-Mashhad postal services. Mutual cooperation expanded in time until Iran established its own school of aviation in 1931. Despite many difficulties and British hegemony Iran-Iraq postal route started operating on Mar... Read Full Article:


February, 23, 2010 A.D.:
Terrorist Caught In The Sky


Abdolmalek Rigi, the leader of notorious Jondollah terrorist group was caught in the air on Feb, 23, 2010. The commercial flight QH454 from Dubai en route to Bishkek was intercepted by Iran Air Force and was escorted to an airbase in Bandar Abbas. During a televised broadcast, Iranian security agent... Read Full Article:


February, 23, 2014 A.D.:
Iran emerges from its troubles!


Ashfaqur Rahman There were two items of good news about Iran last week. The first was the agreement arrived at between six major world powers upon a timetable and framework for negotiating a comprehensive agreement to 'end the confrontation over Iran's nuclear programme.' The other is that Iran and... Read Full Article:


February, 23, 2014 A.D.:
US Keen to Invest in Iran's Tourism Sector


TEHRAN (FNA)- Head of Iran-Foreign Joint Venture Association Hossein Salimi underlined that Iran's breathtaking tourism attractions on one hand, and the country's well managed foreign policy on the other hand, have turned it to one of the best investment destinations for the tourism investors of the... Read Full Article:


February, 23, 2014 A.D.:
Navy Thwarts Pirate Attacks on Iranian Trade Vessel in Red Sea


TEHRAN (FNA)- An attempt by pirates to hijack an Iranian cargo vessel in international waters was foiled by the timely action of Iran’s warships present in the region. Lieutenant Commander of the Iranian Navy for Operations Admiral Siyavash Jarreh announced on Saturday that the Navy’s 29th flee... Read Full Article:


February, 23, 2015 A.D.:
Iran's Basij Force Returns Stolen Torah Manuscripts to Jewish Community


TEHRAN (FNA)- An ancient hand-written Torah that was stolen from a synagogue in Southern Iran was found by Iran's Basij (volunteer) force and returned to the Jewish community. After a number of ancient Torah manuscripts were lost in a synagogue in Shiraz, the capital city of Iran's Southern Fars pro... Read Full Article:


February, 23, 2015 A.D.:
Iran Unveils PK2 Escort Plane


TEHRAN (FNA)- Iran on Sunday unveiled a new home-made plane named 'PK2' designed and built by the country's experts. The plane considered as an escort aircraft was designed by Iran's Dorna aerospace company and was unveiled in the 'Fifth National Exhibition of Science to Action' in Tehran today. Ira... Read Full Article:


February, 23, 2015 A.D.:
Bomb Blasts Rock Libyan Capital Near Iranian Ambassador's Residence


TEHRAN (FNA)- Two explosions rocked Central Tripoli near the residence of the Iranian ambassador to Libya on Sunday. The first blast took place near the house of the Iranian ambassador in Ben Ashura district at around midday today. No casualties were reported. Speaking to FNA, informed sources said ... Read Full Article:


February, 23, 2015 A.D.:
Phased Iran-US nuclear deal taking shape - Yahoo News


By BRADLEY KLAPPER and GEORGE JAHN GENEVA (AP) — The United States and Iran are shaping the contours of a deal that would initially freeze Tehran's nuclear program but would allow it to slowly ramp up activities that could be used to make nuclear arms over the last years of the agreement's durat... Read Full Article:


February, 23, 2015 A.D.:
Tips for Taking a Road Trip with your Cat | eBay


Published by catingtonpost So you're going on an extended - or permanent - trip out of town and you need to take a long-distance road trip with your cat? Don't stress! With some proper planning and preparation, your trip can go off without a hitch. Here are some important things to consider when p... Read Full Article:


February, 23, 2015 A.D.:
Tesla, Google, Apple: is Silicon Valley the future of the US car?


Feb 22, Technology/Energy & Green Tech *** The Apple logo is seen in this September 2012 file photo at the Yerba Buena Center for Arts in San Francisco Is the future of the US car industry in Silicon Valley? After Tesla and Google, Apple appears to be readying for a plunge into the industry long roo... Read Full Article:


February, 23, 2015 A.D.:
Armenian artists stage duet in Tehran


Two Armenian musicians, Arpineh Israyelian and Astghik Vardanyan, staged a duet featuring piano and violin at Roudaki Hall in Tehran on February 19. The performance received a very enthusiastic welcome from the Iranian audience, ISNA reported. The duet was performed during the closing ceremonie... Read Full Article:


February, 23, 2015 A.D.:
German airliner inaugurates new direct flight from Berlin to Tehran


Berlin, Feb 23, IRNA - German airliner Germania took off Sunday evening for its first non-stop flight from Berlin to Tehran. Iran's Ambassador to Germany Ali Majedi and Germania CEO Karsten Balke cut the ribbon ahead of Germania's maiden flight during a special ceremony at Berlin's Schoenefeld Airp... Read Full Article:


February, 23, 2015 A.D.:
Zarif-Kerry, Salehi-Moniz talks in Geneva end


Tehran, Feb 23, IRNA – Representatives of Iran and the United States discussed nuclear issues for two and a half hours in Geneva on Sunday evening. Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif, US Secretary of State John Kerry, Head of Iran's Atomic Energy Organization Ali-Akbar Salehi, and US S... Read Full Article:


February, 23, 2016 A.D.:
photographer documents the architectural details of ceilings in iran


Photographer documents the architectural details of ceilings in iran (above) ceiling of Hazrat-Masoumeh mosque in qom, iran all images courtesy of mehrdad https://www.instagram.com/m1rasoulifard/ An Instagram photographer is taking viewers on a visual journey through the history of Irania... Read Full Article:

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