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* Twelve confirmed killed; three more pulled out alive (Updates death toll, three more pulled out alive)
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Iran to resume export of hand-woven carpets to US

Tehran, Feb 6, IRNA - Head of Iran National Carpet Center Hamid Karegar says the Islamic Republic will resume export of its hand-woven carpets to US in near future.
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Mashad Metro line joins airport

Mashad, Khorasan Razavi, Feb 6, IRNA – The line connecting the Shahid Hasheminejad International Airport to Mashad subway network became operational in a ceremony attended by Iranian President Hassan
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British economic delegations on their way to Iran

London, Feb 6, IRNA– Cyrus Mehdizadeh, the Director of the British Iranian Chamber of Commerce, while emphasizing the urgency of the removal of banking obstacles, stated that the British enterprises
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Zanganeh: Iran exports 300,000 barrels of oil to Europe

Tehran, Feb 6 , IRNA – The deal between Iran and France's Total will be implemented as of February 16, said oil minister, bringing Iran's daily exports to 300,000 barrels of oil to Europe.
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Development of strategic Chabahar port speeds up

Tehran, Feb 6, IRNA – The implementation of JCPOA on January 16 and the removal of sanctions have given momentum to the development of many infrastructure projects, including the Chabahar port in Sis
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Greek prime minister due in Tehran

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UPDATE 13-Taiwan quake kills at least 12, fells apartment block

* Twelve confirmed killed; three more pulled out alive (Updates death toll, three more pulled out alive)
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The overwhelming majority of savers are either still pondering their options or doing nothing, new research from the Pensions and Lifetime Savings Association reveals.
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Hours after a magnitude-6.4 earthquake destroyed buildings in Taiwan, four state lawmakers said they want California to help fund an earthquake early warning system, which has been stalled by a la
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Party down in New Orleans for Mardi Gras 2016 [Photos]

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Newly refurbished, Hotel Park Plaza Arena is less than five kilometres away from Pula, the small, picturesque and increasingly popular seafront city on Croatia's Istrian peninsula.
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Domestic airlines complain about international competition

A group of U.S. airlines complain that domestic carriers have lost about 13 percent of international passenger travel at Orlando International Airport because of foreign airlines such as Emirates e

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Non-skier Francesca Wickers took to the slopes for the first time - and suffered a tumble on her first run - at the charming, traditional Alps resort of Kirchberg.
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The best solo holidays revealed

Singles who are looking for romance should consider these trips to exotic places - from a cycling tour of Dracula's homeland to a culinary trip to the capital of Tuscany.
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