Latest Sistan and Baluchestan Province Stories

2008-08-20 12:00:46

Text of report by Iranian state-run provincial TV from Sistan- Baluchestan on 20 August On the occasion of Government Week, 15 telecommunications projects worth more than 19bn rials [nearly 1.9m dollars] will become operational in the town of Iranshahr [Sistan-Baluchestan Province]. With the commissioning of these projects, the range of stationary and mobile telephones will reach 100 per cent in Iranshahr, over 90 per cent in district centres and 87 per cent on the roads of the town....

2008-06-20 12:00:20

Text of report by Iranian Tabnak news website on 20 June Al-Arabiyah TV has aired footage of kidnapped Iranian hostages. Tabnak website reports, this TV that has close relationship with Saudis was not showing such videos for a while as Al-Qai'dah has become weaker recently. But today they refreshed the memory of their fellow terrorists. Al-Arabiyah TV announced that the footage was received from the Jondollah group. Al-Arabiyah TV added: This militant Sunni group has threatened that if...

Word of the Day
  • Scandinavian punch made of claret and aquavit with spices and raisins and orange peel and sugar.
This word comes from the Swedish 'glogg,' which is an alteration of 'glodgat,' mulled (wine).