Search: Year=2016 Month=06-June

‘Pakistan Gate’ being built at Iran border to curb illegal trade ... 18/06/2016 Military
Amid increasing tensions between Pakistan and Afghanistan over the construction of a gate at the Torkham border, Pakistani officials confirmed the oth...View Details»

Tajik Facebookers Make Persian Poetry Political... 18/06/2016 Arts
*** The cover of a Persian anthology. But the modern-day heirs of poets like Rumi and Hafiz are at work on Facebook. Wikipedia image, Persian poetry ...View Details»

Archaeologists Uncover Massive Naval Bases of the Ancient Athenians ... 18/06/2016 History
Researchers have excavated ship sheds in the city of Piraeus that held triremes from the pivotal Battle of Salamis *** A drawing of one of the Athenia...View Details»

UNHCR - Afghan refugee in Iran feels lucky to have done training ... 18/06/2016 Culture
Asra tells UNHCR chief she is among 730 refugees to have completed vocational courses out of population of 70,000. 17 June 2016 *** UN High Commission...View Details»

Small international banks begin entering Iran ... 18/06/2016 Economy
The world's big banks have continued to stay away because they fear being penalised by remaining US sanctions Iran is gradually restoring banking link...View Details»

FIVB Volleyball World League: Iran Loses to Brazil ... 17/06/2016 Sports
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Iran opened the FIVB Volleyball World League 2016 with a 3-0 (25-19, 25-16, 28-26) lose against Brazil on Thursday. Brazil used a s...View Details»

Persian Dinner To-Go That Even Queen Sheharazade Would Love... 17/06/2016 Cuisine
By Sue Helmy 16 June 2016 DEALS & DISCOUNTS--Living in Los Angeles allows us to enjoy food from many different cultures, Persian food esp...View Details»

Iran, Russia eyeing Sukhoi Superjet deal ... 17/06/2016 Auto
*** Iran says it is negotiating with Russia over the joint production of Sukhoi Superjet 100 (SSJ 100) airplanes. Iran says it is looking into a plan ...View Details»

Iran wants to start joint aircraft production with Russia — minister ... 17/06/2016 Auto
*** © EPA/BAGUS INDAHONO ST.PETERSBURG, June 16 /TASS/. Iran wants to start joint aircraft production with Russia, Mohammad Reza Nematzadeh, Iran’s ...View Details»

The Condo Feud That Erupted Between an Iranian Fugitive and a Toronto... 17/06/2016 Economy
By Katia Dmitrieva katiadmi *** Sam Mizrahi Photographer: Kevin Van Paassen/Bloomberg Court case shines light on private condo financing amid bo...View Details»