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2014-07-25 00:20:20

WASHINGTON, July 24, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The National Press Club expressed concern Thursday over reports that a Washington Post reporter, his wife and two photojournalists have been detained in Iran. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20080917/NPCLOGO "If these reports are accurate, we urge the Iranian authorities to promptly explain this action and to release these journalists, who are merely covering news in Iran," said NPC President Myron Belkind. A Washington Post...

2014-04-09 08:25:22

BRUSSELS, April 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Iranian opposition leader Maryam Rajavi urged the international community and the EU to put human rights front and center in their dealings with the Tehran regime. Rajavi, who heads the opposition National Council of Resistance of Iran made the call during a meeting at the European Parliament in Brussels on Wednesday. Scores of senior members of the European Parliament from different political groups...

2014-02-26 08:24:02

OSLO, February 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In two days of conferences in Oslo, Norway, members of the Iranian Diaspora from all the Nordic countries and international dignitaries discussed subjects of interest to them and the world community: Iran's nuclear ambitions, President Hassan Rouhani's human rights record, Iran's meddling in Syria, the status of Iranian refugees in Iraq. Maryam Rajavi, president-elect of the National Council of Resistance of Iran (NCRI), who...

2013-10-29 23:04:54

The Southern California, non-profit organization holds its annual fundraiser this November to support children who suffer from cancer at the premier Mahak medical center in Iran. ISCC predicts an unprecedented turnout of guests and donations. Irvine, CA (PRWEB) October 29, 2013 As an important charity for children with cancer, the ISCC strives to make a big difference in the lives of children and their families by holding their annual "Angles of Mahak" gala fundraiser at 6PM on...

2013-07-14 23:00:03

Tehran Hosts an International Conference on Internet Marketing and Branding (PRWEB) July 15, 2013 Kaspid and Asr-e Ghalam are pleased to invite senior executives in Iran to attend an important internet and online branding conference on 15th and 16th August at the IRIB Conference Hall in Tehran. Conference attendees will hear Marvin Liao, Yahoo’s former Commercial Director for Europe, Middle East and Africa, deliver a lecture on the most recent developments in web marketing. Kaspid’s...

2013-07-02 23:04:35

The CA-based, non-profit ISCC begins a membership campaign to induct new members and increase donations locally for children who suffer from cancer in Iran at the premier MAHAK medical facility. Donations provide extensive services in the process. Irvine, CA (PRWEB) July 02, 2013 Helping children with cancer is no easy task, but with its new 2013 membership campaign, The International Society for Children with Cancer, in Irvine, California, has figured new ways for inducted donor members...

2013-04-28 23:04:20

The ISCC will host a formal dinner and donor tribute to help raise funds for children with cancer at the Beverly Wilshire Hotel in May. The event will be hosted by a notable radio personality and movie actor, as well as provide live entertainment for guests in attendance. Irvine, CA (PRWEB) April 28, 2013 To benefit children with cancer, The International Society for Children with Cancer will host a gala event that pays tribute to its top donors, called “The Angels of MAHAK” at...

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.