Iran to make Farshchian bio-series
05/28/2012 - 12:48pm
Iranian director Asghar Hashemi is planning to make a television series based on the life and work of master miniaturist Mahmoud Farshchian.
Oil prices soar after Iran-P5+1 talks
05/28/2012 - 12:44pm
â€˜Afghan, Iraq war veterans most troubledâ€™
05/28/2012 - 12:42pm
The US veterans of the Iraq and Afghanistan wars have been revealed to be the most medically and mentally troubled generation of all soldiers ever served in the US military.
Three killed in US drone attack in Yemen
05/28/2012 - 12:23pm
At least three people have been killed in a US assassination drone attack in the southern Yemeni province of Bayda.
'Bahrain should heed popular demands'
05/28/2012 - 12:20pm
Iranian Foreign Ministry Spokesman Ramin Mehmanparast has advised Bahrainâ€™s officials to heed their peopleâ€™s demands instead of accusing other countries of attempting to topple the Manama regime.
US-led soldier killed in S Afghanistan
05/28/2012 - 11:39am
Another US-led soldier with the NATO military alliance has been killed in a bomb attack in war-torn Afghanistanâ€™s troubled south.
NATO aircraft crashes in Afghanistan
05/28/2012 - 11:32am
A US-led NATO aircraft has crashed in eastern Afghanistan with no casualties reported so far, the Western alliance says.
Several injured in Kenya blast
05/28/2012 - 11:17am
A massive bomb explosion in the center of the Kenyan capital Nairobi has left several people wounded, reports say.
Headless revolt & Egyptâ€™s lackluster vote
05/28/2012 - 10:41am
Egypt's presidential race, with a runoff in June, can be assessed from a number of aspects. If the outcome of the [May 23-24] election is what the unofficial results suggest, [then the top two vote-getters, out of a dozen candidates,] will be Mohammed Mursi (from the Muslim Brotherhood) and Ahmed Shafiq - [a former premier] of the ousted regime, who will face each other in the June 16 and 17 runoff.
â€˜West must facilitate Syria peace planâ€™
05/28/2012 - 10:25am
Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov says the West must work to fulfill the peace plan brokered by UN-Arab League envoy Kofi Annan in Syria.