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Animals Make Strong Olympic Contenders
2012-07-30 14:49:01

As the medal race unfolds, a recent article in the Veterinary Record points out that an Olympic squad put forth by the animal kingdom would outcompete every nation on Earth.

2009-06-26 12:36:00

WASHINGTON, June 26 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Iranian authorities must immediately release dozens of journalists arrested since June 12 and who are at risk of torture in detention, Amnesty International said today as it adopted all of them as prisoners of conscience.

2009-05-04 16:53:19

Iranian officials said this year's Islamic Solidarity Games were canceled over demands from Arab countries for the Persian Gulf not to be inscribed on medals. Officials said the games, which had been scheduled for October in Iran, were canceled in response to demands from Saudi Arabia and other nations

2008-08-18 09:00:48

Iran launched the country's first domestically built telecommunications satellite on the final day of festivities marking the birth of iman Mohammed al-Mahdi.

2008-08-08 15:00:35

Text of editorial entitled "The establishment of Islamic nation's media system" by conservative Iranian daily Hemayat, published by the Prisons' Organization, on 7 August The twenty first century has been named the age of information blast.

2006-08-15 03:52:50

TEHRAN (Reuters) - Iran will hit Tel Aviv with its medium-range missiles if attacked, said an influential senior cleric on Tuesday. "If they (U.S. and Israel) militarily attack Iran ...

2006-07-28 06:52:35

TEHRAN (Reuters) - The United Nations cannot push Iran into abandoning its nuclear work, an influential cleric said on Friday. "Islamic Iran will not be deprived from its obvious nuclear right, even by a resolution by an useless U.N.

2006-06-27 13:06:50

By Caren Bohan WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The White House on Tuesday said it did not view skepticism from Iran's supreme leader as the final word on a U.S. offer to join direct talks with Iran if it agrees to halt sensitive nuclear activity.

2006-06-27 06:21:34

TEHRAN (Reuters) - Iran's supreme leader, Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, said on Tuesday that talks with the United States held no benefits for the Islamic Republic.

Word of the Day
  • Emitting flashes of light; glittering.
The word 'coruscant' comes from a Latin word meaning 'to flash' or 'to sparkle'.