In the Classical era, part of the present-day city of Tehran was occupied by a Median city, which in the Avesta occurs as Rhaga. It was destroyed by the Mongols in the early 13th century, and remains now as a city in Tehran Province, located towards the southern end of the modern-day city of Tehran.
Sadeghiyeh (also Sadeghieh, Sadeqiyeh) (Persian:صادقیه) is a heavily populated district of Tehran, Iran. Also called by its pre-revolutionary name Aryashahr (also Ariashahr) (Persian: آریاشهر), it is one of Tehran's busiest commercial and residential centers. It is connected via Tehran's Metro and monorail lines to other parts of the city. The Sadighiyeh metro station is one of the busiest stations in Tehran where lines 2 and 5 (Karaj Intercity Train) intersect.
Sadighiyeh has two main squares called Falakeye Aval Sadighiyeh and Falakeye Dovom Sadighiyeh.
Tehran (1941–1966) was a British Thoroughbredracehorse and sire, who raced during World War II and was best known for winning the classicSt Leger in 1944. After showing little ability as a two-year-old he improved in the following spring to win the Culford Stakes on his three-year-old debut. He ran third in the 2000 Guineas and was narrowly beaten into second place in the Derby Stakes. After winning the Whepstead Stakes he recorded his biggest win when defeating a strong field in a substitute St Leger. He won his first three races in 1945 and finished second in the Ascot Gold Cup. He later became a successful breeding stallion, siring several major winners including Tulyar.
Riyadh mobilised an international military coalition against the Houthis in March 2015, months after the northern fighters with links to Tehran had seized the capital and threatened to overrun the country bordering southern Saudi Arabia... were raised in the Yemeni capital in April.
Riyadh mobilised an international military coalition against the Huthis in March 2015, months after the northern fighters with links to Tehran had seized the capital and threatened to overrun the country bordering southern Saudi Arabia... were raised in the Yemeni capital in April.
TEHRAN, Sept ...Mohammad Dehqan, Iran's vice president for legal affairs, made the remarks on the sidelines of a cabinet meeting in the Iranian capital Tehran ... Iran's VP says Seoul should compensate Tehran for released assets depreciation.
The bill was passed just days after the first anniversary of the death of Mahsa Amini, a 22-year-old woman from the northwestern province of Kurdistan who died in police custody in the capital Tehran... After largely vanishing from the streets of Tehran and other cities during the protests, morality police vans officially returned last month.
... calling on CFR to cancel the event, citing Raisi’s role as part of a so-called “death commission” that oversaw the killings of thousands of political prisoners without trial in 1988, while he served as deputy prosecutor of Tehran, the Iranian capital.
TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Hundreds of soccer fans stormed into a hotel in Tehran on Monday, hoping for a glimpse of star player Cristiano Ronaldo after he arrived with his Saudi teammates ahead of a game ... The return game will be played in the Saudi capital, Riyadh, on Nov.
Informed sources tell Press TV that 2 out of 5 Iranians held by the US are now in the Qatari capital of Doha as part of a prisoner swap deal between Tehran and Washington... Mehrdad MoeinAnsari and Reza Sarhangpour arrived in Tehran after departing from the Qatari capital of Doha earlier in the day.