Breaking: Trump drops Largest Non-Nuclear Bomb In Afghanistan
The strike was carried out to neutralise an IS tunnel. The US has never used this bomb in its military operation. It has a blast radius of nearly 50 kms. A G...
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...
Bahrain's Prince Met With Clinton After Donating $32 Million To Her Foundation
State Department emails reveal that the Crown Prince of Bahrain was given an audience with then Secretary of State Hillary Clinton after he donated $32 million
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.
Lionel Messi Gifts Fulfill Afghan Child's Dream
The youngster pictured wearing a striped plastic bag with Lionel Messi's name and number on it is now the proud owner of a real Messi shirt....thanks to the soccer superstar and the United Nations Chi...
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'
Iran’s Supreme Leader Ali Khamenei Questioned Historical Authenticity Of Holocaust In Video On His Official Website
The Supreme Leader of Iran marked Holocaust Memorial Day yesterday by publishing a video disputing the authenticity of the genocide on his official website.  The three-minute video, titled Are the Dar...
Boy Wearing Plastic 'Messi' Jersey Found
A young boy wearing a striped plastic bag with scrawled name of his football idol has been located in Afghanistan. "When he suddenly wakes up in the middle of the night, he starts crying that he wants...
China, Iran Agree To Expand Trade To $600 Billion In A Decade
China and Iran mapped out a wide-ranging 25-year plan to broaden relations and expand trade during the first visit by a Chinese leader to the Islamic republic in 14 years. President Xi Jinping met wit...
Afghan Woman’s Nose Is Cut Off By Her Husband, Officials Say
KABUL, Afghanistan — A young woman has been hospitalized in northern Afghanistan and is hoping to travel to Turkey for reconstructive surgery after her husband cut off her nose, the police and the wom...
Bahrain
Bahrain (/bɑːˈreɪn/; Arabic: ‏البحرين‎  al-Baḥrayn), officially the Kingdom of Bahrain (Arabic: مملكة البحرين‎  Mamlakat al-Baḥrayn...
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Iran
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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Politics of Bahrain
Politics of Bahrain takes place since 2002 in a framework of a constitutional monarchy where the government is appointed by the King of Bahrain, King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa. The head of the governme...
Arabic language
Arabic /ˈærəbɪk/ (Arabic: العَرَبِيةُ‎‎ al-ʻarabiyyah [alʕaraˈbijja] or Arabic: عربي ,عربى‎‎ ʻarabī [ˈʕarabiː]) is the Classical Arabic language of the 6th century and ...
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Bahrain's Prince Met With Clinton After Donating $32 Million To Her Foundation
State Department emails reveal that the Crown Prince of Bahrain was given an audience with then Secretary of State Hillary Clinton after he donated $32 million
Rugby union in Tajikistan
Rugby union in Tajikistan is a minor but growing sport.
In 2012, Hotam Fayzulloh and others founded the Tajik Rugby Union.
Persian calligraphy
Persian calligraphy (Persian: خوشنویسی فارسی‎) is the calligraphy of the Persian writing system. It is one of the most revered arts throughout Persian history.
After the introduction of Isla...
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Cuisine of Tajikistan
Tajik cuisine is a traditional cuisine of Tajikistan, and has much in common with Russian, Iranian, Afghan, and Uzbek cuisines. Plov (pilaf) (Tajik: палав, palav, Uzbek: palov), also called osh (T...
Cuisine of Tajikistan - Wikipedia
Agriculture in Tajikistan
Tajikistan is a highly agrarian country, with its rural population at more than 70% and agriculture accounting for 60% of employment and around 30% of GDP. As is typical of economies dependent on agr...
Agriculture in Tajikistan - Wikipedia
Music of Afghanistan
The music of Afghanistan has existed for a long time, but since the late 1970s the country has been involved in constant wars and people were less concerned about music. As such, music in Afghanistan ...
Music of Afghanistan - Wikipedia
Persian carpet
The Persian carpet or Persian rug (Middle Persian: bōb, Persian: فرش‎ farsh, meaning "to spread"; sometimes قالی qālī) is an essential part of Persian art and culture. Carpet-weaving is undo...
Persian carpet - Wikipedia
Bahrani Arabic
Bahrani Arabic (also known as Bahrani and Baharna Arabic) is a variety of Arabic spoken in Eastern Arabia and Oman. In Bahrain, the dialect is primarily spoken in Shia villages and some parts of Manam...