Finland’s Hesburger first Western burger chain to open in Iran since I... 16/04/2018 Cuisine
By bne IntelliNews April 15, 2018 Finland’s Hesburger has opened its first branch in Iran, becoming the first Western burger chain to set up in the c...View Details»

Isolation by the West fuels a tech startup boom in Iran... 06/06/2017 Internet-IT
By adam schreck, associated press TEHRAN, Iran — Jun 5, 2017, Mostafa Meisami has given up on the farming life, trading his old job raising cattle...View Details»

No room for Erdogan in Muhammad Ali burial ... 11/06/2016 Politics
*** Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan listens to a speech during the closing ceremony of the World Humanitarian Summit in Istanbul on May 24, 201...View Details»

Iran cracks down on 'decadent' Valentine's Day celebrations... 13/02/2016 Culture
*** Iranians visit a Valentine's Day shop in Tehran on Feb. 14, 2010. Image: Ahmad Halabisaz/Xinhua Press/Corbis By The Associated Press TEHRAN, Iran ...View Details»

From Candy To Juleps, Persians Left Imprint On Many Edible Delights : ... 20/01/2016 Cuisine
Updated January 19, 20168:30 PM ET Published January 19, 20164:07 PM ET By Nina Martyris *** Persian men kneel on the floor to enjoy breakfast in an i...View Details»

A Look At Iran's Fake American Food Franchises... 17/05/2015 Cuisine
From Pizza Hat to Mash Donald’s bootleg American franchises have been popping up in the Islamic Republic of Iran for a while now. posted on Oct. 23, 2...View Details»

25 Places That Are Suspiciously Blurry On Google Maps... 07/12/2013 Fun
Posted by David Pegg on October 16, 2013 Whether due to security or paranoia, there are many places on Google Earth that you won’t be able to go peak...View Details»

Mash Donalds? Iranians Copy American Fast-Food Brands : The Salt : NPR... 03/11/2013 Cuisine
Is that Subway? Middle East analyst Holly Dagres is on a hunt for fast-food lookalikes in Tehran. Holly Dagres Is that Subway? Middle East analyst ...View Details»