History on this day :

March, 10



March, 10, 1333 A.D.:
Mozaffarid Shah Shoja Is Born


Born as Abolfavares Jalaloddin on March, 18, 1333 in Nashtifan city of Khvaf, he was later to be known as Shah Shoja son of Mobarezoddin Mohammad of Mozaffarid Dynasty. Shah Shoja proved to be a less of a tyrannical figure, but he was constantly fighting with his brothers, causing a long period of ... Read Full Article:


March, 10, 1737 A.D.:
The Siege Of Ghandahar


By the time Nader Shah ascended the throne, he had already created the unity among Iranians and deterred imperial Russia and Ottomans from incursion into the Iranian soil but a new era of colonization had begun and Ariana became the new European playground. Chieftains and warlords in today's Afghani... Read Full Article:


March, 10, 1942 A.D.:
Kayhan Newspaper Founded


On March, 10, 1942, the Ministry of Culture issued a permit for publication of Kayhan Newspaper, a daily owned by Abdorrahman Faramarzi, and Mostafa Mesbahzadeh as editor-in-chief. Before that, the two rented and published another paper called Ayandeh Iran as it was difficult to obtain a newspaper p... Read Full Article:


March, 10, 1942 A.D.:
US Approves Iran Aid Package


The United States found Iran eligible for a loan and lease program. Iran also demanded sending American military advisors in order to improve the Gendarmerie and Armed Forces. On March, 20th, Iran's Minister Plenipotentiary in Washington sent an official note to the Secretary of State declaring will... Read Full Article:


March, 10, 2014 A.D.:
Dubai 2013 Trade Growth Slows But Iran Business Stabilises


The non-oil foreign trade of Dubai rose to Dhs1.329 trillion ($362 billion) in 2013, data from Dubai Customs revealed. Dubai’s non-oil trade expanded 7.6 per cent last year, slowing from 13 per cent growth in 2012, but the emirate’s trade with Iran stabilised despite U.S. economic sanctions, ac... Read Full Article:


March, 10, 2014 A.D.:
India willing to pay Iran for crude oil in a currency of its choice


Richa Mishra/Amiti Sen New Delhi, March 9: India has told Iran that it is willing to clear the pending crude oil payments of over $3 billion in a mode of currency of Iran’s choice. These pending bills are for the period starting February 6, 2013, when the Turkey route of payment for oil sourc... Read Full Article:


March, 10, 2014 A.D.:
Welcome Norooz: Iranian Student Union celebrates Persian New Year


By Stephanie G-Munguia With spring approaching, the Iranian Student Union held its biggest event, Norooz, the Persian New Year on March 8. Around 350 people, students and non-students, gathered around the Haftsin table to celebrate Norooz. “The maximum [of tickets sold] was supposed to be 325 ti... Read Full Article:


March, 10, 2014 A.D.:
Maliki: Saudis, Qataris Backing al-Qaeda in Iraq


by Jason Ditz, March 09, 2014 Iraqi Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki has accused Qatar and Saudi Arabia of having effectively declared war on his nation, saying they have been pushing sectarian attacks among Sunni militants in his country as well as neighboring Syria. “These two countries are prim... Read Full Article:


March, 10, 2014 A.D.:
Petition to free Iranian abducted soldiers


TEHRAN, March 10 (MNA) – Tehran Peace Museum has issued an online petition in support of five Iranian kiddnapped border guards. On February 6, 2014, five Iranian border guards were kidnapped by a terrorist group called Jeish Al-Adl in Iran-Pakistan borders. Despite Iranian officials efforts and... Read Full Article:


March, 10, 2014 A.D.:
Iran warns Austrian embassy over Ashton meeting with rights activists: IRNA


DUBAI (Reuters) - Iran has warned the Austrian embassy in Tehran after it hosted a meeting between the EU foreign policy chief and Iranian human rights activists during her first visit to Iran over the weekend, the state news agency IRNA said on Monday. Ashton met several human rights activists inc... Read Full Article:


March, 10, 2014 A.D.:
35 Countries Where the U.S. Has Supported Fascists, Drug Lords and Terrorists


By Nicolas J.S. Davies Alternative News Here's a handy A to Z guide to U.S.-backed international crime. 35 Countries Where the U.S. Has Supported Fascists, Drug Lords and Terrorists Here's a handy A to Z guide to U.S.-backed international crime. Alternet/ +toto handala The U.S. is backing Ukraine'... Read Full Article:


March, 10, 2014 A.D.:
Who Jinxed You? Iranian Superstitions, Part 3


A while back I wrote a couple of posts on Iranian superstitions and ways to prevent being jinxed. While I was watching my favorite show Shahgoosh, I saw a gem of a scene that I just had to share. So there are superstitions and ways to avoid being jinxed, but ever wonder who has jinxed you? Just foll... Read Full Article:


March, 10, 2014 A.D.:
Iran is becoming a prime destination for Muslim medical tourists


Despite near demonisation in parts of the US and Israeli media, Iran is a peaceful country that is successfully attracting local medical tourists away from rivals with political and civil strife, and away from countries that have a tendency to interchangeably use the two quite different words of Mus... Read Full Article:


March, 10, 2014 A.D.:
New Iran Oil Deals Won't Allow Reserves Booking International Firms Will Be Encouraged to Bid for Iranian Oil Companies


By Benoît Faucon March 10, 2014 TEHRAN—Foreign oil companies hoping to invest in Iran as sanctions are relaxed won't be able to count Iranian reserves among their assets under the draft terms of new contracts, a senior Iranian oil and gas industry official said. But overseas oil companies may b... Read Full Article:


March, 10, 2014 A.D.:
Iran's government steps up efforts to tackle pollution


After years of opacity on the subject, the administration has admitted that the main source of the smog is sub-standard gasoline This winter, as the smoke of around 4.2 million car exhausts settled over the city, pension-age Ali wheeled his pushcart onto a congested roundabout in south Tehran’s ... Read Full Article:

Periods of the Iranian/Persian History by Dynasties