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  June 12, 2017

Independent Aggregator of Iran-related news/Events, Kodoom.com: Last month among 90 honorees from 37 nationalities, Shaheen Tedjarati, Andy Madadian, Mohammad Farzaneh, Hossein ...

  June 9, 2017

Independent hub for Iran-related News/Events, Kodoom.com: NASA has chosen from a list of more than 18,300 applicants 12 men and women including Yasmin (Jasmin) Moghbeli, an Iranian ...

  May 2, 2017

NPR: Studies show that people who spend more time on social media sites feel more socially isolated than those who don't. This might be because of a disconnect between our online ...

  Apr 8, 2017

Famed Iranian actor and director Parviz Parastooei (Parastui) joins a new Environmental campaign to save Tehran with "I want my Tehran Back!" (man tehroonanom mikham), a nostalgic ...

  Feb 24, 2017

Nature: Bees quickly master an insect version of football — with a sweet reward at the end — just by watching another bee handle the ball, suggesting that the tiny pollinators are ...

  Jan 28, 2017

Independent hub for Iran-related News/events, Kodoom.com: Iran's Health Minister today unveiled herbal medicine 'Melitropic' based on extracts from the plant Melissa officinalis ...

  Aug 20, 2016

Amirhossein Shantia, Iranian PhD researcher and lecturer of robotics and artificial intelligence at University of Groningen in the Netherlands dances with his robot, NAO (Zuko), to ...

  July 20, 2016

Independent Persian News Search Engine, Kodoom.com: According to a deadline set by Iran's Anti-smuggling Agency, if Apple fails to officially register its brand and store in Iran by ...

  July 16, 2016

UNESCO - 15 July 2016 – The World Heritage Committee of the UN Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) today inscribed four new sites in China, India, Iran and ...

  June 18, 2016

On June 9 2016, Dr. Reza Moridi, the Iranian-born member of the Ontario Parliament, himself a physicist, spoke on behalf of the Liberal Caucus to welcome Professor Arthur McDonald, ...

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Bahrain Foreign Minister Sheikh Khalid bin Ahmed Al Khalifa speaks during a news conference in Manama, Bahrain, August 29, 2016. REUTERS/Hamad I Mohammed/File Photo/ RIYADH (Reuters) - Bahrain's foreign minister accused Qatar on Monday of creating a military escalation in a dispute with regional ...

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Iranian authorities have arrested at least 50 people suspected of links to “terrorist” groups in a Western province, a prosecutor said on June 25. The arrests come following the deadly twin attacks in the Iranian capital on June 7. The attacks on the Iranian parliament and the mausoleum of the ...

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Bahrain Foreign Minister Sheikh Khalid bin Ahmed Al Khalifa speaks during a news conference in Manama, Bahrain, August 29, 2016. REUTERS/Hamad I Mohammed/File Photo/ RIYADH (Reuters) - Bahrain's foreign minister accused Qatar on Monday of creating a military escalation in a dispute with regional ...

  India Times - June 26, 2017

and its allies, saying a "siege of Qatar is unacceptable", the state news agency IRNA reported. Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates, Egypt and Bahrain cut ties with Qatar on June 5, accusing it of support for They have since issued 13 demands including closing television, curbing relations ...

  Washington Post - 17 hours ago

NEW YORK — A U.S. government lawyer has urged a jury to conclude a charity must give up majority ownership of a Manhattan skyscraper, saying it is secretly controlled by Iran. Assistant U.S. Attorney Michael Lockard told New York federal court jurors Monday in closing arguments that testimony ...

  Yahoo! News - 14 hours ago

Sadists prefer black coffee, according to a new study./ If you prefer the bitter taste of black coffee to the syrupy sweetness of vanilla lattes, there's a greater chance you're a sadist or psychopath. A new study published in the journal indicates that the preference for bitter tastes, like ...

  Huffington Post - 18 hours ago

Hundreds of members of the European Parliament have strongly for the terrorist designation of the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) involved in multiple regional conflicts. According to , “Iran alone accounted for 55% of all recorded executions” in the world in 2016./ a wide array of ...

  Yahoo! News - Eight hours ago

A week before the official launch of the all-new third-generation of the BMW X3, which took place on Monday, excitement was already building for the reveal by the German auto giant, and it got a further boost over the weekend with leaks of details and unofficial images. The X3, unveiled at the ...

  Yahoo! News - 18 hours ago

- In this 2013 file photo, former Enfield Police Department K9 Officer Matthew Worden and his dog Falco negotiate a low crawl obstacle during the annual K9 Olympics in Mansfield, Connecticut. Eight brutality lawsuits settled over the past 10 months paint a disturbing picture of Worden. The ...

  Yahoo! News - June 26, 2017

After a month of fasting, prayer and alms-giving, Muslims around the world will welcome the end of Ramadan either June 25 or 26, depending on when the new moon is seen. Eid al-Fitr means "festival of the breaking of the fast" and it is one of the biggest celebrations in the Islamic year. Since ...

  Payvand - June 26, 2017

A few weeks after being elected for a second term as president, Hassan Rouhani had to be whisked away from a rally in Tehran on June 23 by his security forces after being encircled by angry chanting protestors. Read relates articles (in Persian) by Iranian dailies: The mob shouted slogans ...

  Yahoo! News - June 25, 2017

BAHAWALPUR, Pakistan (AP) — Alerted by an announcement over a mosque's loudspeaker that an overturned tanker truck had sprung a leak, scores of villagers raced to the scene with fuel containers Sunday to gather the oil. Then the wreck exploded, engulfing people in flames as they screamed in ...

  Yahoo! News - June 25, 2017

Map of Pakistan locating Ahmedpur East, site of a deadly oil tanker fire (AFP Photo/AFP )/ Islamabad (AFP) - At least 123 people were killed and scores injured in a fire that broke out after an oil tanker overturned in central Pakistan early Sunday and crowds rushed to collect fuel, an official ...

  Yahoo! News - 13 hours ago

India initiated its request to buy 22 Guardian MQ-9B unmanned aircraft for maritime surveillance last year: Getty/ is expected to authorise the sale of $2bn (£1.6bn) worth of surveillance drones to India. for the first time this week – an encounter watched closely by analysts for clues of the ...

  Yahoo! News - 13 hours ago

Spicer has been pulling press access to the White House back: AP/ A CNN reporter has argued with White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer over the West Wing’s decision to bar cameras from broadcasting the daily press briefings. Jim Acosta, the White House correspondent for the cable news network, ...

  Yahoo! News - June 26, 2017

democracy demonstrators hold up photo of jailed Chinese Nobel Peace Prize laureate Liu Xiaobo during a protest to urge for the release of Liu, who was sentenced to imprisonment seven years ago on Christmas day, outside the Chinese liaison office in Hong Kong, China December 25, 2016. ...

  Tehran Times - June 26, 2017

Professor Farhang Jahanpour, part-time tutor on the Middle East in the Department of Continuing Education at the University of Oxford, tells the Tehran Times that Iran, Egypt and Turkey must set aside their differences in order save the the region from “chaos and destruction”. Q: It has just ...

  Yahoo! News - Nine hours ago

democracy campaigners fear Hong Kong's freedoms are being lost to Beijing (AFP Photo/Anthony WALLACE)/ Hong Kong saw multiple protests Monday ahead of a visit by President Xi Jinping to mark 20 years since the city was handed back to China by Britain. Pro-democracy activists including ...

  Yahoo! News - 19 hours ago

Maria Garcia, 83, dances in her wheelchair at a Senior Citizens Prom sponsored by the MetroPlus, a prepaid health services plan, on June 23, 2017, in New York City./ After weeks of secrecy, Senate Republicans released their health care bill Thursday en route to repealing the Affordable Care Act, ...

  Yahoo! News - 20 hours ago

A Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) fighter gestures towards an armoured vehicle in Hawi Hawa village, west of Raqqa, Syria June 11, 2017. REUTERS/Rodi Said/ BEIRUT (Reuters) - A U.S.-backed Syrian coalition of Kurdish and Arab groups advanced against Islamic State in the jihadists' Syrian capital ...

  Yahoo! News - June 26, 2017

Hong Kong activist and legislator Leung Kwok-hung (R) holds a placard at a 2016 protest calling for the release of Liu Xiaobo (AFP Photo/Richard A. Brooks)/ Beijing (AFP) - Liu Xiaobo, who won the 2010 Nobel Peace Prize from behind bars, was for decades a vocal champion of democracy and human ...

  Yahoo! News - June 25, 2017

profile student campaigner Joshua Wong and a dozen demonstrators attached the black cloth to the giant golden bauhinia flower on Hong Kong's harbourfront in an early morning protest (AFP Photo/Anthony WALLACE)/ Hong Kong pro-democracy protesters on Monday draped a black flag over a statue ...

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