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March, 27



March, 27, 538 B.C.:
Cambyses Attends Akitu Festival


The Chronicle of Nabonidus, states:that prince Cambyses, son of Cyrus The Great attended the Akitu festival which was an important ceremony for Babylonians. Nabonidus had lost popularity because of not attending the religious ceremony and Cyrus himself was not able to attend it. So he appointed Camb... Read Full Article:


March, 27, 1962 A.D.:
The End Of Cold War Between Iran And USSR


Just 2 years before, on March, 27, 1960 media wars had begun between USSR and Iran. After Iran's alliance with the west and becoming close friends with the US, the Soviets' propaganda machine took the issue too seriously and even installed huge loudspeakers at the northern borders to deliver radio m... Read Full Article:


March, 27, 1970 A.D.:
Princess Leyla Pahlavi Is Born


Born to Mohammad Reza Pahlavi 50, the Shah of Iran, and Queen Farah, 31, on March, 27, 1970, Princess Leyla Pahlavi made the headlines as the fourth child of the couple. Leyla Pahlavi's life story is a tragedy indeed. She was nine years old when her family fled Iran before the Revolution of 1979. ... Read Full Article:


March, 27, 2014 A.D.:
US ‘bullying’ UK banks and hindering legal trade with Iran


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March, 27, 2014 A.D.:
Iran's passion, quality can win Asian Cup, says Queiroz


By Robert Smith Sydney (AFP) - Globetrotting coach Carlos Queiroz says Asia's number one, Iran, have the passion and quality to win the Asian Cup in Australia next year. The three-time contintental winners were Wednesday drawn in Group C with all-Arab opposition from across the Gulf in United Arab ... Read Full Article:


March, 27, 2014 A.D.:
Iran Demands Pakistan Free Abducted Guards


TEHRAN, Iran March 26, 2014 (AP) By AMIR VAHDAT Associated Press Iran's president phoned the Pakistani prime minister Wednesday to demand "serious action" to free border guards abducted by al-Qaida-affiliated militants that operate in the lawless frontier area, the official news agency reported. Th... Read Full Article:


March, 27, 2014 A.D.:
Moonshine Is Just a Phone Call Away in Islamic Iran


By Reuters Filed: 3/26/14 ANKARA (Reuters) - "Have a shot of tequila first, cheer up!" Shahriyar tells guests gathered at his luxury apartment in Tehran. His girlfriend, Shima, said they party every weekend. "Shahriyar has one rule: bring your booze! We drink until morning," she told Reuters on ... Read Full Article:


March, 27, 2014 A.D.:
Toyota Ships Vios to Persian Gulf


By Basten Gokkon Mar 26, 2014 Karawang. Toyota Motor Manufacturing Indonesia, the manufacturer of Toyota cars in Indonesia, started exporting its Vios sedan to Persian Gulf nations on Wednesday, marking the first sales of this vehicle brand to that region as it expands from Southeast Asia. TMMI ... Read Full Article:


March, 27, 2014 A.D.:
Are you brave enough to invest in Iran?


By Matthew Lynn LONDON (MarketWatch) — A big country, with healthy demographics. Very low debts. Plenty of room to catch up with the rest of the developing world. And a ton of oil in the ground. This surely is one emerging market that everyone wants to invest in. Except so far it has been compl... Read Full Article:


March, 27, 2014 A.D.:
Merkel not ready to back economic sanctions against Russia


The West has not yet reached a stage where it will be ready to impose economic sanctions on Russia, German Chancellor Angela Merkel said, stressing that she hopes for a political solution to the stalemate over Ukraine crisis. The chancellor said she is “not interested in escalation” of tensions... Read Full Article:


March, 27, 2014 A.D.:
Rouhani in Kabul for Norouz intl. festivity


TEHRAN, March 27 (MNA) – Iran’s president Hassan Rouhani has arrived in Afghanistan’s capital to attend the 4th international celebration of Norouz. Norouz (Persian for ‘new day’) is the New Year’s 1st day in the Iranian Solar calendar at the beginning of spring (March 21). Norouz is al... Read Full Article:


March, 27, 2014 A.D.:
Iran launches 1st floating gas condensate export terminal


A senior Iranian energy official says the Islamic Republic has launched its first floating gas condensate export terminal in the Persian Gulf waters. Managing Director of the Iranian Oil Terminals Company (IOTC) Seyyed Pirouz Mousavi said on Thursday that the terminal, which facilitates the export ... Read Full Article:


March, 27, 2014 A.D.:
As Iran Sanctions Ease, Western Firms Seek a Way In


By Benoît Faucon March 27, 2014 Iran is choking from a weak currency and high inflation, but Western businesses are getting ready to return. AFP/Getty Images TEHRAN—Temporary sanctions relief hasn't yet translated into an economic turnaround in Iran. But at the Melal Hotel, business hasn't bee... Read Full Article:


March, 27, 2014 A.D.:
Turkish PM Tayyip Erdogan Bans YouTube: “Start A False Flag War With Syria” Leaked Recording That Erdogan Wanted Banned.


TURKEY’S DAVUTOGLU SAYS LEAK IS ‘DECLARATION OF WAR’: TURKIYE Here Is The YouTube “Start A False Flag War With Syria” Leaked Recording That Erdogan Wanted Banned. As noted (link), Turkish Prime Minister Erdogan had blocked Twitter access to his nation ahead of what was rumored to be a ... Read Full Article:


March, 27, 2015 A.D.:
An Entrepreneur Who Will Change Your View Of Tehran - Forbes


By Amy Guttman Anna Sani is an entrepreneur who will change your view of Tehran. From Sani’s workshop in the affluent, northern part of the capitol, she designs clothing for successful, professional women. She is a pioneer in a nascent industry, breaking stereotypes about women, and the way they u... Read Full Article:

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