List of articles related to Iranian history
The following outline is provided as an overview of and topical guide to Iran:Iran – sovereign country located in Southwest Asia and the Middle East. Iran is bound by the Gulf of Oman and the P...
List of articles related to Iranian history - Wikipedia
Iran's ex-President Rafsanjani dies at 82
Iran's former President Ali Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani dies at 82 after a heart attack, media say.
Inside Iran | Special Report
Sky News has been given unprecedented access inside Iran, a deeply conservative nation that is undergoing radical change. From rare access to one of Tehran's...
Iran Executes Nuclear Scientist Shahram Amiri Accused Of Giving CIA Information
Shakram Amiri went missing in 2009 after leaving for a pilgrimage to Mecca, but appeared in a video in which he claimed to have been put under pressure to 'reveal information' to the CIA.
Iran Bans Pokemon Go Over 'Security Concerns'
Iran has become the first country to officially ban Pokemon Go, with authorities citing “security concerns” as the reason for their decision. The Iranian High Council of Virtual Spaces, an official bo...
Iran Election: Reformists Poised To Win Seats
Early election results in Iran indicate major support for reformists and supporters of President Hassan Rouhani, who signed last year's landmark nuclear deal.
Reformist Gains In Iran Elections Clear Way For Business Boom
Gains by reformist candidates in Iranian elections open the way for changes to economic policy that will boost foreign investment and trade with the West, businessmen and analysts said on Sunday.
Iran: Historic Capitals
Iran's rich history goes back millennia, to the days when Persepolis was home to the "king of kings." In this episode, we explore three historic capitals of ...
Iran lawmakers pass bill allowing men to marry adopted daughters
Human rights activists say approved bill, making girls vulnerable to the ruling from age 13, 'legalises paedophilia'
Jason Rezaian and three other US prisoners freed in Iran
Iran releases Washington Post reporter Jason Rezaian and three other Iranian-American prisoners as it anticipates the lifting of international sanctions.
Saudi Arabia severs ties with Iran as protests rage
Saudi Arabia is severing ties with Iran after an attack on the Saudi embassy in Tehran. The attack came after Saudi Arabia executed Shiite cleric Nimr al-Nimr.
Iran Conducts 'Provocative' Live Rocket Tests Near US Ships
Iran's navy conducted rocket tests near US warships and other commercial vessels in the Strait of Hormuz, the American military says. Iran fired "several unguided rockets" about 1,370m (1,500 yards) f...
Russian President Putin pays a visit to Iran bearing gifts
Russian President Vladimir Putin paid a visit to Iran's supreme leader in Tehran on Monday and brought along two coveted deals. Before leaving Moscow, Putin lifted a ban on uranium exports to Iran. T...
US Official: Russian Missiles Aimed At Syria Crash in Iran
Four Russian cruise missiles launched from warships in the Caspian Sea crashed in Iran, falling short of their targets in Syria, a U.S official confirmed to VOA. The official said there has been no in...
Vote tally supporting Iran nuclear deal rises to 31 in Senate
Oregon Sen. Jeff Merkley puts Democrats within inches of reaching number needed to protect Obama's veto
Geography of Iran
Geographically, Iran is located in West Asia and borders the Caspian Sea, Persian Gulf, and Gulf of Oman.Its mountains have helped to shape both the political and the economic history of the country ...
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Environment of Iran
Environmental issues in Iran include, especially in urban areas, vehicle emissions, refinery operations, and industrial effluents which contribute to poor air quality. Most cars use leaded gas and lac...
Environment of Iran - Wikipedia
Provinces of Iran
Iran is subdivided into thirty one provinces (Persian: استان‎ Ostān, plural استان‌ها Ostānhā), each governed from a local center, usually the largest local city, which is called the capital (P...
Provinces of Iran - Wikipedia
Counties of Iran
The counties of Iran, also called shahrestan (Persian: شهرستان‎ shahrestān), are administrative divisions of larger provinces (ostan). The word shahrestan comes from the Persian words shahr ("ci...
Counties of Iran - Wikipedia
Government of Iran
The politics of Iran take place in a framework of presidential democracy and theocracy in a format of Syncretic politics that is guided by an Islamist ideology. The December 1979 constitution, and its...
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Judicial system of Iran
A nationwide judicial system in Iran was first implemented and established by Abdolhossein Teymourtash under Reza Shah, with further changes during the second Pahlavi era.After the 1979 upheaval of th...
Judicial system of Iran - Wikipedia
Foreign relations of Iran
Foreign relations of Iran refers to inter-governmental relationships between Iran and other countries. Geography is very significant factor in informing Iran's foreign policy. Following the 1979 Irani...
Foreign relations of Iran - Wikipedia
International organization membership of Iran
Foreign relations of Iran refers to inter-governmental relationships between Iran and other countries. Geography is very significant factor in informing Iran's foreign policy. Following the 1979 Irani...
International organization membership of Iran - Wikipedia
Iran (/ɪˈrɑːn/ or /aɪˈræn/; Persian: ایران‎ [ʔiːˈɾɑn]), formerly known as Persia (/ˈpɜrʒə/ or /ˈpɜrʃə/), officially the Islamic Republic of Iran, is a coun...
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Lusterware or Lustreware (respectively the US and all other English spellings) is a type of pottery or porcelain with a metallic glaze that gives the effect of iridescence, produced by metallic oxide...
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Iran hostage crisis
The Iran hostage crisis, referred to within Iran in Persian as تسخیر لانه جاسوسی امریکا (literally "Conquest of the American Spy Den,"), was a diplomatic crisis between Iran and the United States. Fif...
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Iran - South Africa relations
Iran–South Africa relations refers to the historical and current bilateral relationship of the Islamic Republic of Iran and South Africa. Both economically and politically, relations between the two c...
Iran - Saudi Arabia relations
Bilateral relations between the Islamic Republic of Iran and the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia have been strained over different geo-political issues such as the interpretations of Islam, aspirations for le...
Behnam House
46°17′39.78″E / 38.0711750°N 46.2943833°E / 38.0711750; 46.2943833Behnam House is a historical building in Tabriz, Iran.The edifice was built during the later part of the Zand...
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