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Over 4,800 die from air pollution in Tehran in 2016

A total of 4,810 people died as a result of air pollution in the Iranian Capital of Tehran over a one-year period, according to Health Officials. 147 more words

Air Quality

14 Bahai-run businesses closed in Shiraz Province

Payam News, October 22, 2017.

Fourteen Bahai-run businesses in the cities of Shiraz, Gonbad-e Qabus, and Gorgan have been closed by the authorities. Five were closed in the Shiraz, eight in Gonbad-e Qabus, and one in Gorgan. 178 more words

Bahai Faith

Nine arrests in Birjand

Payam News, October 22, 2017.

On the morning of October 21, security forces raided 15 Bahai homes in Birjand and arrested nine Bahai. Those arrested were Bahnam Salehi (بهمن صالحی), Khalil Malaki (خليل ملاكی), Sohrab Malaki (سهراب ملاكی), Saghir Mohammadi (ساغر محمدی), Simin Mohammadi (سيمين محمدی ), Maryam Mokhtari (مريم مختاری), Bijan Ahmadi (بيژن احمدی), Firooz Ahmadi (فيروز احمدی) and Sheyda `Abadi (شيدا عابدی) (aged 26). 38 more words

Bahai Faith


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Depth: 30 km

Distances: 349 km NE of Dubai, United Arab Emirates / pop: 1,138,000 / local time: 04:24:17.8 2017-10-23
120 km NE of Bandar ‘Abbās, Iran, Islamic Republic of / pop: 353,000 / local time: 03:54:17.8 2017-10-23… 15 more words

Earthquake Alert

Tillerson Makes Maiden South Asia Visit Amid Intensifying Challenges

US secretary of state Rex Tillerson has begun his first trip to South Asia with a surprise visit to Afghanistan on Monday. His next stop is Islamabad. 766 more words

In The News

Strengthening the Russia-Israeli “Strategic Partnership”, Russia’s Defense Minister Shoigu Visits Israel

Russian Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu just went on his first-ever visit to “Israel”.

Although serving in his capacity as Russia’s top military leader for almost five years now, Shoigu hadn’t once set foot in “Israel” until now. 511 more words


Iraq rejects U.S. call for Iran-backed forces to end operations

BAGHDAD (Reuters) – The Iraqi government dismissed a call from U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson for Iranian-backed paramilitary units that helped Baghdad defeat Islamic State and capture the Kurdish-held city of Kirkuk to end operations in Iraq.