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Tehran police in new dress code crackdown

Tehran police in new dress code crackdown

Al-Arabiya - Apr 28, 2012


Tehran’s police chief, Hossein Sajedinia, said the crackdown on women dressing indecently was “asked for by the people,” the Fars news agency reported. (File Photo)/ Police in Tehran are ...

Tehran police in new dress code crackdown

Yahoo! News - Apr 28, 2012


Such operations, which see police screening foot and vehicle traffic at major junctions and shopping centres, are conducted fairly often in Iran. The latest one was ordered days ahead of the May 4 ...

Tehran Police Begin New Clothing Crackdown

Payvand - Apr 28, 2012


Tehran Police have begun a new round of patrolling against "inappropriate attire" in public, the head of the force announced. The Mehr News Agency quoted Brigadier General Hossein Sajedinia ...

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AMSTERDAM (AP) — European Union foreign affairs chief Federica Mogherini says she is preparing to visit Iran following the implementation of a landmark nuclear deal between Tehran with world ...

 
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Saudi Arabia's fresh public willingness to send ground troops into is drawing ridicule from the kingdom's chief regional rival./ The commander of Iran's revolutionary guard on Saturday mocked ...

 
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DAMASCUS, Syria (AP) — The Latest on the fighting in Syria, where government forces are waging a massive offensive around the northern city of Aleppo, once the country's largest. (all times ...

 
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Syria will resist any ground incursion into its territory and send the aggressors home "in coffins", its foreign minister said on Saturday, in comments clearly aimed at Sunni Arab countries that ...

 
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Saudi Arabia wouldn't dare send ground troops to war-torn Syria, the chief of Iran's elite Revolutionary Guards said Saturday, after Riyadh opened up the possibility of such a deployment./ The ...

 
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Producer to ship 300,000 barrels per day to European customers/ Total SA buying about half, interested in South Azadegan field/ Iran will start sending 300,000 barrels a day of crude to , 54 ...

 
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Glencore becomes first Western company to carry Iranian crude since sanctions lifted/ Iran plans to sell 300,000 barrels of crude oil a day to European customers now that Western sanctions are ...

 
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Syria's government warned Saturday that its forces would resist any foreign ground intervention after reports that Saudi Arabia and Turkey, which both support rebel forces, could send in troops. ...

 
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Turkey's Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu arrives to take part in a EU foreign ministers meeting in Amsterdam, on February 6, 2016 (AFP Photo/Emmanuel Dunand)/ Amsterdam (AFP) - Turkish Foreign ...

 
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Iran has approved an extra 1,500 candidates to contest this month's parliamentary election, raising the total number of hopefuls by around a third, an electoral official said Saturday./ The ...

 
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Saudi Arabia's fresh public willingness to send ground troops into is drawing ridicule from the kingdom's chief regional rival./ The commander of Iran's revolutionary guard on Saturday mocked Saudi Arabia's declaration that it is prepared to commit ground troops to fight ISIS in war-torn Syria. ...

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TORONTO (AP) — Canada has dropped many of the sanctions it imposed on Iran over that country's nuclear ambitions. Foreign Affairs Minister Stephane Dion said Friday that he wants to re-open a dialogue with Iran. The dialogue effectively ended in 2012 when the previous Conservative government ...

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TOKYO—Japan is set to sign an investment treaty with Iran on Friday, joining China and others in a scramble for business as sanctions on the Middle East's second-largest economy are lifted. Iran has long been a major oil supplier for import-dependent Japan. Now it is again a potential market for ...

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Iranian president Hassan Rouhani at the Campidoglio palace in Rome, Italy, as he begins his four-day visit to Europe, January 25./ LONDON (Reuters) - Iran on Thursday called on the United States to make a clear public pledge that it would not penalize European banks for legitimate trade with the ...

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Iran will continue to develop its missile program and it should not be considered a threat to neighboring and friendly countries, the semi-official Fars news agency quoted the head of the army as saying on Thursday. Under a deal reached between Iran and six major powers in 2015, most ...

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Iran's Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif makes a pledge makes a pledge during the second makes a pledge during the second 'Thematic Pledging Session' at the donors Conference for Syria in London, Britain February 4, 2016./ Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said on Thursday he did ...

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(Adds detail, quotes, changes sourcing, no comment from Rosneft) Feb 4 Iran has been discussing possible oil sales to top Russian oil producer Rosneft, Russian news agencies quoted a top adviser to Iran's Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei as saying in Moscow on Thursday. "I met the Russian ...

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Saudi Arabia's fresh public willingness to send ground troops into is drawing ridicule from the kingdom's chief regional rival./ The commander of Iran's revolutionary guard on Saturday mocked Saudi Arabia's declaration that it is prepared to commit ground troops to fight ISIS in war-torn Syria. ...

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The head of Iran's elite Revolutionary Guard said on Saturday Saudi Arabia lacked the courage to go through with a plan to send ground troops to Syria, and warned they would be wiped out if they went in. Mohammad Ali Jafari's blunt words on the Fars news agency were Iran's first official ...

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TORONTO (AP) — Canada has dropped many of the sanctions it imposed on Iran over that country's nuclear ambitions. Foreign Affairs Minister Stephane Dion said Friday that he wants to re-open a dialogue with Iran. The dialogue effectively ended in 2012 when the previous Conservative government ...

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Trade Minister Chrystia Freeland said in a statement: "Canadian companies will now be able to position themselves for new trade opportunities, but we will also maintain rigorous controls on any exports that raise serious proliferation concerns" (AFP Photo/Michael Bradley)/ Ottawa (AFP) - Ottawa ...

  Yahoo! News - Feb 5, 2016

A high-ranking member of Iran's elite Revolutionary Guards Corps (IRGC) and six Iranian Basij militia volunteers have been killed in fighting in Syria, semi-official Iranian media said on Friday./ The Islamic Republic says it has military advisers and volunteers in Syria to help President Bashar ...

  NPR - Feb 5, 2016

Iranian businessman Ebrahim Pourfaraj in front of 240-foot deep construction site for what he says will be Iran's biggest hotel. Pourfaraj is betting big that the lifting of sanctions will open Iran's economy to the world after years of limited contact./ Ebrahim Pourfaraj wants to build the ...

  Toronto Sun - 19 hours ago

Minister of Foreign Affairs Stephane Dion responds to a question during question period in the House of Commons on Parliament Hill in Ottawa on Friday, Feb. 5, 2016. (THE CANADIAN PRESS/Sean Kilpatrick)/ OTTAWA -- Canada has formally dropped many of the sanctions it imposed on Iran over that ...

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CORRECTS PRINCEP'S AGE This undated photo made available on Friday, Feb. 5, 2016 and distributed by the Royal Thai Police shows Artur Segarra Princep, 36, of Spain. Police Gen. Panya Mamen said Friday authorities were seeking Princep for suspected involvement in the killing of a fellow Spaniard ...

  Yahoo! News - Feb 5, 2016

Thousands of Syrians were stuck on the Turkish border Friday after fleeing a major regime offensive backed by Russia near Aleppo where a new humanitarian disaster appeared to be unfolding./ Tens of thousands of civilians are reported to have joined the exodus after fierce fighting by advancing ...

  Al-Arabiya - 18 hours ago

File photo of a speed boat passing by oil docks at the port of Kalantari in the city of Chabahar. (Reuters)/ Ottawa announced Friday the lifting of economic sanctions against Tehran, which will allow Canadian firms access to Iran after a deal on its nuclear program recently came into force. ...

  Reuters - 23 hours ago

Feb 5 France's Vinci is looking at opportunities to grow in concessions in Latin America and in oil and gas and infrastructures in Iran, as it further expands abroad to counter weak growth at home, its chief executive said on Friday. Europe's largest construction and concessions company ...

  Reuters - Feb 5, 2016

source/ A general view shows a unit of South Pars Gas field in Asalouyeh Seaport, north of Persian Gulf, Iran November 19, 2015./ Iran wants to recover tens of billions of dollars it is owed by India and other buyers of its oil in euros and is billing new crude sales in euros, too, looking to ...

  Press TV - Feb 5, 2016

This file photo shows a joint meeting of the US Congress./ Press TV has conducted an interview with Brian Becker, a member of the ANSWER Coalition, and Fredrick Peterson, a senior congressional defense adviser, about the US Senate Foreign Relations Committee’s recent efforts for the imposition ...

  Tehran Times - 17 hours ago

Scott Lucas, a professor of international politics in the University of Birmingham, says the government of President Hassan Rouhani is seeking to strengthen ties with economic powers after the implementation of the nuclear deal. “The political approach of the government and Islamic Republic is ...

  Tehran Times - 14 hours ago

High school curriculum in Iran will soon feature in environment-related subjects, said Mohammad Darvish, an official with the Department of Environment. The Ministry of Education is putting together the book titled “Human being and the Environment” to be studied by high school eleventh-graders, ...

  Payvand - 12 hours ago

New details about the case of Iranian-British translator Bahman Daroshafaei, who was this week at his Tehran home during a historic visit by Iran’s foreign minister to the UK, suggest his detainment may be a politically motivated move by hardliners to thwart better relations with the UK. Upon ...

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Iranian president Hassan Rouhani at the Campidoglio palace in Rome, Italy, as he begins his four-day visit to Europe, January 25./ LONDON (Reuters) - Iran on Thursday called on the United States to make a clear public pledge that it would not penalize European banks for legitimate trade with the ...

  Yahoo! News - Feb 5, 2016

Tens of thousands of Syrians fled an intensifying Russian assault around Aleppo on Friday, and aid workers said they feared the city which once held two million people could soon fall under a full government siege. Iran reported one of its generals was killed on the front line assisting ...

  Gulf News - Feb 5, 2016

ranking member of Iran’s elite Revolutionary Guards Corps (IRGC) and six Iranian Basij militia volunteers have been killed in fighting in Syria, semi-official Iranian media said on Friday. The Islamic Republic says it has military advisers and volunteers in Syria to help President Bashar Al ...

  Yahoo! News - Feb 5, 2016

BUCHAREST, Romania (AP) — Romanian police have classified the death of a British travel writer as suspicious, almost a month after his decomposing body was found in his Bucharest apartment. Police spokeswoman Bogdan Ghebaur said Friday the case of 47-year old David St. Vincent has been handed to ...

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