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    It’s all organic

    It’s all organic

    May 16-2014 Jim Riddle (photo) is an organic farmer in Winona County, Minnesota. Right now, he is in Tehran, where he has been invited to speak about organic farming to…

    Burial delayed

    May 16-2014 It’s been two months since Richard Nelson Frye died in Boston and the dustup over his wish to be buried in Esfahan has not yet been resolved.  The…

    Tehran not trashy

    May 16-2014 The Tehran garbage department says Iranians are a trashy people.  But their numbers are bollixed up.  Abolfazl Rafii said the average Tehrani generates 800 grams (1.8 pounds) of…

    Curtailing death

    May 16-2014 The Afghan Foreign Ministry says it is working on a new treaty with Iran under which any death sentences imposed on Afghans by Iranian courts would automatically be…

    Four women guvs

    May 16-2014 According to the state news agency, the country now has four city and town governors:   Homeyra Rigi in Qasr-e Qand, Sistan va Baluchestan province; Masumeh Parandvar, in…

    Congress stumbles on name

    May 16-2014 Congress has passed legislation saying the United States should develop tighter ties with the Arabs around the Persian Gulf to foil Iran.  This is only a “sense of…

    Government decides to pay welfare to all applicants

    Government decides to pay welfare to all applicants

    May 16-2014 The Iranian government will make cash welfare payments to everyone who registered in recent weeks, the Fars news agency quoted Mohammad-Baqer Nobakht, the vice president for planning, as…

    If Israel wants to attack, it better do it this summer

    If Israel wants to attack, it better do it this summer

    May 16-2014 If Israel really wants to bomb Iran’s nuclear sites, maybe it better do that in the next three months—because in September the United States will start sending Iraq…