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    Firefighters arrested for negligence in deaths of 2 women

    Firefighters arrested for negligence in deaths of 2 women

    January 31-2014 Police have arrested two Tehran Fire Department officials on charges of negligence that led to the deaths of two women who plummeted from the fifth floor of a…

    Iranian diplomat killed as he resists being kidnaped

    Iranian diplomat killed as he resists being kidnaped

    January 31-2014 An Iranian diplomat working in Yemen was shot and killed this month when he apparently resisted an effort to kidnap him. Another Iranian diplomat, Nur-Ahmed Nikbakht, was kidnaped…

    Gov’t to create schools teaching in local dialects

    Gov’t to create schools teaching in local dialects

    January 31-2014 The Islamic Republic will soon allow education to be provided in the mother tongue of students, announced Ali Yunesi, who was appointed by President Rohani to oversee policies…

    Rohani trolls for business

    Rohani trolls for business

    January 31-2014 Speaking to businessmen, politicians and reporters in Switzerland last week, President Rohani said Iran is determined to negotiate a comprehensive deal on its nuclear program so it can…

    IAEA inspectors arrive to see Gachine uranium mine

    IAEA inspectors arrive to see Gachine uranium mine

    January 31-2014 IAEA inspectors arrived in Tehran Tuesday to visit Iran’s Gachine uranium mine for the first time in nine years, announced Behruz Kamalvandi, spokesman for the Atomic Energy Organization…

    Tehran says no before IAEA asks

    Tehran says no before IAEA asks

    January 31-2014 The Islamic Republic isn’t waiting for the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) to ask permission for setting up a permanent office in Tehran; Iran has already given a…

    Turks going to Tehran for trade; Yank goes to Turks to spike trade

    Turks going to Tehran for trade; Yank goes to Turks to spike trade

    January 31-2014 by Warren L. Nelson Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan flew into Tehran Tuesday leading an economic delegation seeking to boost trade with Iran—the highest ranking such visitor…

    Israel nabs Iran’s Israeli spy

    January 31-2014 An Israeli court Tuesday sentenced a Jewish man to 4 1/2 years in prison for seeking to spy for Iran. The man belonged to an anti-Zionist Jewish sect…