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.
People marched in the capital city of Tehran, congregating in Azadi Square in a large-scale protest against the Islamic republic, local reports suggested ... People marched in the capital city of Tehran, congregating in Azadi Square in a large-scale protest, local reports suggested.
"We are in constant communication with the two capitals (Tehran and Ankara) in order to reach solutions that safeguard the sovereignty of Iraq and prevent these organisations from carrying out operations against neighbouring countries," he stressed ... against the Tehran regime.
Desperate for resupply of ammunition, drones, ballistic missiles and other assorted military aid to carry out Putin’s terror campaign on Ukrainian civilians, Moscow increasingly has become overly dependent on Tehran and Pyongyang... Demonstrations have taken place spanning Amini’s hometown to Tabriz, Mahabad, Zahedan and the capital city of Tehran.
Iran said Thursday that it executed a prisoner convicted of a crime allegedly committed during the country’s ongoing nationwide protests, the first such death sentence carried out by Tehran... It accused Shekari of blocking a street in Tehran and attacking a member of the security forces with a machete.
Iran executed a protester on Thursday who was convicted of injuring a security guard with a knife and closing off a street in the capital, Tehran, the semi-official Tasnim news agency reported, as part of a clampdown on nationwide unrest ... Iran has blamed the unrest on its foreign foes including the United States ....
Iran executed a protester on Thursday who was convicted of injuring a security guard with a knife and closing off a street in the capital, Tehran, the semi-official Tasnim news agency reported. Nationwide protests that erupted after the death of 22-year-old Kurdish-Iranian woman Mahsa Amini on Sept ... (credit. REUTERS/COSTAS BALTAS) ... .
Iran announced on Thursday that it had executed a man arrested during the nationwide protests that have shaken the country for several months ... He was convicted of blocking Sattar KhanBoulevard in the capital Tehran and injuring a security guard with a machete on September 25 ... More executions expected ... Why are people protesting in Iran? ... .
Iran has announced the first execution of the current crop of protestors ... Both of those carry the death penalty, so it seems likely that more executions will soon follow ... It was said he blockaded a main road in the capital Tehran in September and that he wounded a member of a paramilitary force – the Basij – with a machete ... CLAIM ... .
A woman walks past a closed shop along Satarkhan street in Iran's capital Tehran... Shopkeepers in Tehran’s main bazaar and major cities, former pillars of the regime, defied threats that they could lose their licences if they closed, while labour unions ordered striking members to maintain unity.
Hundreds of students in Tehran and other major Iranian cities were arrested over participation in the protests ... Sporadic protests continue in many universities, including Tehran University, which is the premier government-run university in the Iranian capital.
It was on September 16 that the world news arrived from Tehran... I had my first encounter with the myth around the Kurds in Tehran, in a travel agency while buying an airplane ticket to Sanandaj, the capital of Iranian Kurdistan and my father’s hometown ... in Tehran, Thursday, Oct.
According to Iranian media outlets, Hamid Pournorouz was stabbed to death several times after armed rioters barged into his house in the city of Lahijan, located 384 kilometers (238 miles) north of the capital Tehran, on November 3. The 40-year-old victim was murdered in cold blood in front of his young daughter, an eye-witness to the cruelty ...Iran.