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The cotton crop harvested in provincial farms has increased by five to seven times, an Iranian official said. (Shutterstock)
May 27, 2015 - 02:42 GMT
The cotton crop harvested in provincial farms has increased by five to seven times, an Iranian official said.
The contest's executive secretary said he wanted artists to raise public awareness on the militants; but Iran isn't exactly known as a free speech advocate. (resistart.ir)
May 27, 2015 - 00:35 GMT
The contest's executive secretary said he wanted artists to raise public awareness on the militants; but Iran isn't exactly known as a free speech advocate.
An Iranian worker walks near the phase 12 of the South Pars gas field facilities near the southern town of Kangan on the shore of the Gulf on Jan. 22, 2014. (AFP/Behrouz Mehri)
May 26, 2015 - 19:55 GMT
Iran to increase the price of natural gas supplied to households, businesses and state-run buildings by 15 percent.
An Shiite militia leader appeared on Iraqi TV accusing the US Ambassador of acting as if he owned Iraq. (AFP/File)
May 26, 2015 - 16:36 GMT
While US and Iranian official fire back and forth over the Ramadi disaster, Iraqi Shiite militias helping fight in there have their own thoughts on how the battle's being handled.
Omani leader Sultan Qaboos bin Said (right) and Iranian President Hassan Rouhani sit during a welcome ceremony in Muscat on March 12, 2014. (AFP Photo/Mohammed Mahjoub)
May 26, 2015 - 13:00 GMT
The deal will institutionalize and promote relations between Muscat and Tehran.
Obama's foreign policy
May 26, 2015 - 08:51 GMT
Obama's foreign policy "seems to be hinged more on reimagining old and tired foes than on addressing complex challenges."
Smoke billows following an airstrike by the Saudi-led coalition on an army arms depot, now under Shiite Houthi rebel control on May 22, 2015 east of the Yemeni capital Sanaa. (AFP/Mohammed Huwais)
May 26, 2015 - 07:45 GMT
A rocket attack near the Iranian embassy violated international obligations for diplomatic immunity of embassy staff.
Iranians with homemade cars previously enjoyed 60 liters of subsidized fuel a month. (Pixabay)
May 26, 2015 - 04:45 GMT
Iran scraps gas subsidies in an effort to curb smuggling.
Iran and Indonesia have reached a final agreement on building the small hydroelectric power plants in the archipelago. (Shutterstock)
May 25, 2015 - 09:54 GMT
Iran and Indonesia have reached a final agreement on building the small hydroelectric power plants in the archipelago.
Iranian Army's special forces march past during the Army Day parade in Tehran on April 18, 2013. (AFP/File)
May 24, 2015 - 15:23 GMT
Iran said its army will need more funding to address the growing threat of Daesh on its borders.
Tap Tapan Mineral Spring in Azarshahr, Iran. (Wikimedia Commons/Jacopo188)
May 24, 2015 - 15:00 GMT
An Iranian official said the country's mineral reserves have been estimated at 50 billion tonnes.