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2014-01-16 23:31:45

Integrated Research (IR), creator of award-winning Prognosis performance management software, is pleased to announce the appointment of Steve Gilde as Global ACI Alliance Director. January 16, 2013, Sydney, Australia – (PRWEB) January 16, 2014 -- Steve will be based in the US as part of the IR Americas and Global Leadership Teams and will drive our longstanding relationship with ACI - growing the global strategic alliance. He will continue to develop productive and professional...

Iran's Next Astronaut Will Be A Persian Cat
2013-09-17 08:18:31

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Iran is looking to the Persian cat as their next space explorer, according to the country’s official news agency, the IRNA. The aptly named cat would follow a gray-tufted monkey that was allegedly launched into space at the beginning of the year. The IRNA says Iran should blast the cat into space by the end of the Iranian year, or March 21. Mohammad Ebrahimi, an Iranian senior space official, told the state-run paper the...

Google Sites Blocked By Iran
2012-09-24 06:52:26

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Iran moved forward with their previously discussed plans for a domestic version of the Internet over the weekend, as government officials announced that Google would be one of the first websites to be filtered through their state-controlled information network. According to Reuters, officials are claiming that the country's self-contained version of the World Wide Web, which was first announced last week, is part of an initiative...

2011-08-10 07:11:00

LOS ANGELES, August 10, 2011 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- He's got creativity in his DNA. From the age of twenty one Thomas Allen Bibiyan knew he was going to break in as a mainstream Hollywood producer. Now that he's set his sights on this goal, he's already thinking about what to do with his spare retirement time. Too soon, you might say? Then consider this; before turning thirty he's managed to corral his enormous family to newly launch an International Philanthropic Foundation for causes...

2008-12-18 11:15:00

WASHINGTON, Dec. 18 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Middle East Media Research Institute (MEMRI) has launched a new website - Jihad & Terrorism Threat Monitor (JTTM) - that monitors Islamist terrorism around the world as well as threats posed by independent and state-sponsored terror organizations. The site is a subscription service that will monitor strategic, tactical, ideological, military and conventional and non-conventional threats to public safety and security, both imminent and...

2008-11-25 15:44:49

Iranian stage, TV and film actor Ahmad Aqalou has been buried in Tehran's Behesht Zahra cemetery in a section reserved for artists, IRNA reported. Aqalou died Sunday after a long battle with bone marrow cancer. He was 59. A public funeral was held in Ark Square Tuesday for the actor whose TV credits included The Sultan and the Shepherd and whose film resume featured roles in Sometimes Look at the Sky, Patal and Small Wishes. Among those who turned out to pay their respects at the service...

2008-10-06 09:00:47

Text of report in English by Iranian official government news agency IRNA website Beijing, China, 6 October: Head of the National Iranian Oil Company Seyfollah Jashnsaz, heading a delegation, arrived in Beijing on Monday [6 October 2008]. Ways of expanding bilateral ties, cooperation in South Pars gas field, purchase of LNG and the presence of Chinese companies in the North Pars gas field will be discussed by the two sides. Currently, China imports about 13 per cent of its needed oil...

2008-09-22 15:00:19

Text of report in English by Iranian official government news agency IRNA website Tehran, 22 September: An Iranian nuclear expert said Monday [22 September] that as long as Iran's nuclear case is in the Security Council, it will not talk on additional protocol too. The nuclear expert Mahdi Mohammadi told IRNA Monday that Iran will probably be ready for talks on the additional protocol if its case is treated normally in the IAEA Board of Governors and its right to enrichment in industrial...

2008-09-18 15:00:21

Text of report by state-run Iranian radio external service from Mashhad on 18 September With the arrival of Ramadan, Afghan TV networks are broadcasting seven Iranian serials. According to Iranian radio and TV, "She was an angel", "Joseph, the messenger" and "The forbidden fruit" and among the Iranian serials that are being broadcast by Afghan TV networks, among them, Rah-e Farda, Tolo TV, Shamshad TV, Tamadon TV and Lemar TV. Taking into account the religious atmosphere in the holy month...

Word of the Day
  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
  • A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.
This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.