16 March 2010 Tarihinde Eklenen Konular
16 March 2010 21:46
Iran's parliament (Majlis) speaker Ali Larijani advises the West to pursue a diplomatic approach in resolving their differences with Tehran on the issue of its nuclear program.
Speaking at a press conference in Tehran Tuesday, Larijani reiterated that the US, France, Britain and Germany have sought to delay the supplying of fuel to Iran for Tehran's research reactor through "mischievous"...
16 March 2010 18:31
The Central Bank of Iran (CBI) plans to issue 100,000-rial notes in the next Iranian year — a move which analysts consider the result of rising inflation.
CBI Deputy Head Hamid Pourmohammadi said on Tuesday that the decision was part of the bank's plans to slash three zeros off Iran's national currency, ILNA news agency reported.
According to Fars News...
16 March 2010 16:06
The coalition of Iraq's Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki has accused an election official of manipulating vote counts in the March 7 parliamentary elections.
Ali al-Adeeb, a candidate on Maliki's slate said Tuesday that the State of Law coalition demands a recount because an official in charge of counting ballots has been doctoring the numbers, AP reported.
He said a complaint...
16 March 2010 15:48
Nearly 50 Palestinians have been reported wounded in Jerusalem al-Quds in clashes with Israeli forces.
The Red Crescent in al-Quds reports that 49 Palestinians were wounded by noon in the Old City on Tuesday.
Among the wounded were 14 that incurred injures from rubber bullets while 16 suffered from tear gas inhalation. The rest of the injured were beaten by...
16 March 2010 15:00
Speaker of Russia's lower house of parliament has threatened to block a future nuclear disarmament treaty with the United States, pressing for linkage to missile defense issues.
"We will not ratify it if the questions of the link between strategic offensive weapons and missile defense are not examined," Duma speaker Boris Gryzlov said Tuesday.
The remarks were made during Gryzlov's...
16 March 2010 14:03
Iran has urged Sweden to “seriously deal with” a Swedish newspaper which has republished a sacrilegious cartoon of the Prophet Muhammad (PBUH).
“Iran strongly denounces the reprinting of the disrespectful cartoons,” said Foreign Ministry spokesman Ramin Mehmanparast on Monday, adding that Tehran was concerned about the negative consequences of such “provocative acts.”
On March 10, the Swedish daily Dagens Nyheter...
16 March 2010 13:50
Violent clashes erupted between Palestinians and Israeli regime soldiers on Tuesday in several parts of occupied east al-Quds, as the occupying regime deployed thousands of troops in the holy city.
Zionist regime soldiers fired rubber bullets and tear gas on demonstrators who were throwing stones at the regime troops. Similar clashes erupted in other neighborhoods in occupied east al-Quds.
16 March 2010 13:49
Thousands of Palestinians in the Gaza Strip and the West Bank took to the streets on Tuesday, pledging to protect the occupied city of al-Quds against the Israeli regime's attacks.
"With our blood, with our souls, we sacrifice for you, Al-Quds," the crowds, most of them students, chanted.
The protests came at calls by Hamas Resistance movement that earlier declared Tuesday...
16 March 2010 11:52
Iraqi elections partial results on Tuesday showed that Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki's party looked likely to form parliament's single largest grouping.
Maliki's success in the capital Baghdad, which accounts for more than twice as many seats as any other province, builds on his lead in seven provinces overall, and is a major boost for his bid to retain the top...
16 March 2010 10:52
Zionist Forces opened fire at the Palestinian protestors in East of Jerusalem today morning and used the rubber bullets and tear gas against them.
Palestinian sources confirmed that the clashes took place after Zionist decision to reopen synagogue near Jerusalem.
After that, the clashes broke out into several neighborhoods of East Jerusalem. The Palestinian medical sources reported that the Zionist forces...