POLITICS

Top 6 Fattest World Leaders

The 183-centimeter-tall (6’0″) Taft was nicknamed “Big Lub” in college and “Big Bill” in later years. He weighed about 159 kilograms (350 lb) while president, and a special porcelain bathtub—2.1 meters (7 ft) long, 104 centimeters (41 in) wide, and 907 kilograms (2,000 lb)—was delivered to the White House to accommodate his girth. (There is no evidence to support rumors ... Read More »

Ivanka Wears a Hijab in a UAE Mosque

he was in Abu Dhabi ahead of the two-day Global Women’s Forum in Dubai, where she was to give the keynote address Sunday. Read More »

Anniversary of the Revolution in 2020

Founder of the Republic, entered Tehran on 1 February 1979 and led an uprising throughout in that resulted in victory after 10 days. Read More »

Muslim leaders visit Auschwitz

Al-Issa’s outreach to Jewish organisations coincides with a broader alignment of interests and ties emerging between the Arab Gulf states and Israel, which share a common foe. Read More »

Politicians Attend on A ceremony in Memory of Hashemi

kbar Hashemi Rafsanjani or Hashemi Bahramani, also known as  August 1934 – 8 January 2017 was an influential politician, writer and one of the founding fathers of the Republic who was the fourth President of from 3 August 1989 until 3 August 1997. Read More »

Demonstration in the capital

A demonstration is action by a mass group or collection of groups of people in favor of a political or other cause or people partaking in a protest against a cause of concern; it often consists of walking in a mass march formation and either beginning with or meeting at a designated endpoint, or rally, to hear speakers. It is ... Read More »

Bridal party, academics among Canadian victims of plane crash

The plane crashed shortly after takeoff from Tehran, killing all 176 people on board in a crash that intelligence sources said was likely caused by a technical malfunction. It had been heading for the Ukrainian capital, Kiev. Read More »

Newlywed husband celebrating marriage

Mohammad Reza Kadkhoda-Zadeh, 40, a father-of-one travelled to Iran to see family over the Christmas period and was returning to the UK via Ukraine. Read More »

General’s Funeral in the Capital

A funeral doesn’t have to be all doom and gloom. In fact, more and more people are accepting funerals as celebrations of life rather than somber affairs. Although there are times to be solemn, “humor is a powerful thing,” Cunningham says. Read More »