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Princess Ashraf Pahlavi, Twin Sister of Iran's Last Shah, Dies

Princess Ashraf Pahlavi, the twin sister of Iran’s late Shah Mohammad Reza Pahlavi, passed away peacefully in her sleep at her home in Europe on Thursday. 703 more words


Iranians rally against US, marking anniversary of embassy takeover

Thousands of Iranians burned the American flag and chanted slogans Wednesday as they marked the anniversary of the seizure of the U.S. Embassy in Tehran by militant students 36 years ago. 397 more words

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Daily life in Tehran

Tehran is the capital of Iran and Tehran Province. With a population of around 8.4 million in the city and 14 million in the wider metropolitan area, Tehran is Iran’s largest city and urban area, the largest city in Western Asia and one of the largest three cities in the Middle East (along with Istanbul and Cairo). 1,337 more words


In #Iran, some are openly pining for the Shah

Since 2009 I have been hearing from increasing number of reporters who have been to Iran that more and more Iranians are pining for the… 211 more words

PressTV: Iran’s indispensable role in Middle East

Sat Mar 7, 2015 12:58PM

It is necessary for the US to recognize today’s reality despite opposition to diplomacy by certain entities – the reality that Iran is truly an island of stability in one of the most troubled areas of the world, write Javad Mansoori and Roozbeh Aliabadi. 1,105 more words


PressTV: Mideast to see security when Israel crimes stopped: Iran’s Rouhani

Sat Mar 7, 2015 6:38PM

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani (R) meets Jordanian Foreign Minister Nasser Judeh in the Iranian capital, Tehran, on March 7, 2015. 352 more words


Part One: The Last Shah of Iran & A Bit of History

Modern day Iran is the product of the ancient Persian empire, an empire ruled by a series of Kings going all the way back to Cyrus the Great (about 560 B.C.).   995 more words

Moon-to-Sun Returns