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Latest Music video: Diazepam 10 MP3s * Jabre Joghrafiyaayi * Gees * Aghayed New Kanti * Toranj * Nobahaari * Begoo Begoo * Demo track

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That extra substance

Seldom if ever we have had talents exactly like Mohsen Namjoo in Iran, albeit we do have had great talents with similar authenticity and ingenuity

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Magical realism

Naghmeh's creativity is expressed both in her brilliant writing and painting style, the “magical realism” of her own. She is a graduate of UBC where he majored

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Genius

This music video was first posted on TehranAvenue.com. — Jahanshah Javid >>> Clips archive Email your video clips on any topic * '); } //

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Go see it anyway

This is not a review of the movie 300, or a review of reactions to it, or a critique of the critics of the movie. 

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Understanding the Iran crisis

Prepared testimony of Ray Takeyh, Senior Fellow, Middle East Studies, Council on Foreign Relations, for U.S. House of Representatives, Committee on Foreign Affairs, hearings on

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The art of compromise

US-Iranian relations have been in a very low and often hostile level for close to 30 years. Both countries have unresolved grievances and rather long

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New way out

As an economist, I will have to disagree with Kianoosh Saadati's piece, “”. What the government of Iran is doing in introducing gasoline rationing is

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Who’s in Charge?

[ analysis ] An important question that those who follow Iran’s political developments keep asking is, Who is the ultimate power in Iran, Ayatollah Sayyed

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Defending Hassan

I write to you regarding the beating of and my anger at the continued transmission of the attack, which was videoed, over the internet. Like many other young

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Words gone wild

Born1973, Iran. Bachelor of Art in Graphics from Tehran Azad University Worked in the Calligrapher's Association & Allameh Helli school also Azad University as an

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Emails from home

18) This evening I went to a sit-in at the University of Tehran. I was let in by the guards at the door, and directed

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I’m from Purrrsia

Dear Mr. Bahmani, Regarding your hilarious article on “Persian vs. Iranian” and emotional response from Ms. Sohrabi, [“Playing footsie with facts”]I came up with some

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Incomplete puzzle

Dear Mr. Ebrahim Nabavi, I read your article on criticizing Dr. Ali Shariati for what he believed about the rule of the ruler, the Imam.

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Between reality and fiction

Iranian cinema has made its name in the world with the poetic simplicity that marks the work of filmmakers like Abbas Kiarostami. Shot entirely on

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Nazanin’s great leap

Part 3 November 5 7:02 a.m. — “Bzzzzzzz…” — (Snore) — “Bzzzzzz… Bzzzzzzz…” — (Snore) — “Bzzzzz… BzzzzzZZZZZZZZZZZZZ…” — “Ugh… What the…?” Yikes! Felt something

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Dooset daaram

Write for The Iranian * AR to Mariam: Will you marry me? * Anonymous to you: To baa man cheh meekoni? * Anonymous to wife:

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Traffic immitating life

Imagine an ordinary man, used to driving in an orderly manner. We will transport him to a different place, where driving is a matter of

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Mr. Enoughdaughters

These unusual Persian last names belong to actual persons. They were mainly collected during a medical study in towns and villages in Fars Province, including

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I was there

Film director Mohsen Makhmalbaf's letter to the press on the sale of Iranian films to Israel. Recently Iran condemned the screening of Makhmalbaf's films in

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