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News Iran » Qom: Iranian Cleric Floats 'Vatican' Plan For Holy Shi'ite City Of Qom

News channel or source: https://www.rferl.org/a/iran-cleric-floats-vatican-plan-for-holy-shi-ite-city-of-qom/29185408.html
Publication date: Sunday 22 April 2018

Home to some of its most influential clerics, Qom is among Iran's most important cities, politically and religiously. Thousands of religious authorities are based at its seminaries, and the city is also a frequent stop for politicians eager to brief senior ...

News Iran » Qom: Seismologist blames accumulated seismic energy for frequent quakes in Iran

News channel or source: http://www.tehrantimes.com/news/422950/Seismologist-blames-accumulated-seismic-energy-for-frequent-quakes
Publication date: uesday 24 April 2018

A: In fact there are other great cities in Iran ( such as Tabriz, Mashhad, Isfahan, Qom, Ahwaz, and Kerman) that municipalities are responsible for disaster management operations. However, the Tehran Disaster Management and Mitigation Organization (TDMMO ...

News Iran » Qom: ANALYSIS: The need to tackle Iran’s reactionary ideology in Africa

News channel or source: http://english.alarabiya.net/en/perspective/features/2018/04/23/Analysis-The-need-to-tackle-Iran-in-Africa.html
Publication date: Sunday 22 April 2018

The main campuses of Al Mustafa University, under the direct supervision of Iranian Supreme Leader Ali Khamenei, and are in Qom, central Iran. Al Mustafa has branches in more than 60 countries across the globe and is currently teaching over 40,000 foreign ...

News Iran » Qom: Iran’s Ayatollahs Cannot Evade Rising Tide Of Opposition – OpEd

News channel or source: http://www.eurasiareview.com/19042018-irans-ayatollahs-cannot-evade-rising-tide-of-opposition-oped/
Publication date: hursday 19 April 2018

Ali Khamenei the regime’s supreme leader, in a televised speech in the holy city of Qom on January 9, said that the protests were organized by the People’s Mojahedin organization of Iran (PMOI/MEK). The MEK has been the prime victim of Tehran’s rule ...

News Iran » Qom: Hyderabad girl killed in a bus mishap in Iran

News channel or source: https://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/hyderabad/hyderabad-girl-killed-in-a-bus-mishap-in-iran/articleshow/63790343.cms
Publication date: onday 16 April 2018

The bus was ferrying 52 pilgrims who had gone to Iran. Due to incessant rains, the bus slid on the Qom-Mashhad Highway in Iran. In the mishap, Syeda Kulsum Fatima died on the spot. At least 19 others were critically injured in the accident. All of them ...

News Iran » Qom: 14-Year-Old Indian Killed In Iran Bus Accident, 19 Others Injured

News channel or source: https://www.ndtv.com/india-news/14-year-old-indian-killed-in-iran-bus-accident-19-others-injured-1838453
Publication date: onday 16 April 2018

New Delhi: A 14-year-old Indian girl was killed and 19 Indians were injured when their bus met with an accident in Iran, External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj said on Monday. Twenty Indian pilgrims were heading to the city of Qom, considered holy in Shia ...

News Iran » Qom: Iran Bans Cryptocurrency to Stave off Currency Crisis

News channel or source: https://www.crowdfundinsider.com/2018/04/132406-iran-bans-cryptocurrency-to-stave-off-currency-crisis/
Publication date: onday 23 April 2018

... in an attempt to limit the extent of Iran’s nuclear program. Radio Free Europe has also reported that a senior Iranian cleric, Grand Ayatollah Nasser Makarem Shirazi, “speaking in the religious city of Qom,” has stated money changers causing ...

News Iran » Qom: Senior cleric proposes Iran's interaction with Egypt

News channel or source: http://www.irna.ir/en/News/82894196
Publication date: Sunday 22 April 2018

Qom, April 23, IRNA – A Shia source of emulation Ayatollah ... In a meeting with the new chief of Iran’s Interests Section in Egypt, he added that unfortunately, the level of Iran-Egypt ties is at its lowest and this is not in the interest of the ...

News Iran » Qom: One Killed in Indian Bus Crash in Iran’s Northeastern Province

News channel or source: https://www.tasnimnews.com/en/news/2018/04/15/1700746/one-killed-in-indian-bus-crash-in-iran-s-northeastern-province
Publication date: Saturday 14 April 2018

The commander also said the crash occurred when the bus was traveling from the northeastern city of Mashhad to the central city of Qom. Iran has a good road network but accidents caused by reckless drivers kill thousands each year.

News Iran » Qom: Saudi engagement in Iraq: The exception that confirms the rule?

News channel or source: http://therealnews.com/t2/component/content/article/473-james-m-dorsey/3567-saudi-engagement-in-iraq-the-exception-that-confirms-the-rule
Publication date: Sunday 22 April 2018

Beyond the opening of the embassy, Saudi Arabia is slated to open a consulate in Basra as well as in Najaf, widely seen as Shia Islam’s third most holy city that rivals Iran’s Qom as a centre of Shiite learning. Unconfirmed reports suggest that Prince ...