- 31 October, 2012 -- In workshops, fields, Egyptian children at work
It's early in the morning, and 13-year-old Ezzat is hard at work in one of Cairo's pottery workshops in an ancient part of the Egyptian capital. He sorts through the day's production. In the same area of workshops, three barefoot boys un...
- 14 March, 2012 -- Ahmadinejad in hostile turf: Iran’s parliament
It was literally a command performance in Iranian political theater: President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad was dragged Wednesday before parliament to face unprecedented questioning over his policies, suffering another blow from hard-line opponents who now have...
- 20 April, 2013 -- Iran seeks to export oil to North Korea
TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran's oil ministry says the country is considering exporting oil to North Korea as a way to improve its battered economy.
- 12 May, 2013 -- Iran’s cunning Rafsanjani seeks one more shot
TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Signs on currency exchange shops in Tehran explained why the doors where temporarily shut: Waiting to see if former President Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani would seek to reclaim the office. On Sunday, the money changers reopened early amid a mini-surge in Iran's gasping econo...
- 15 May, 2013 -- Iran hard-liners urge election ban on 2 candidates
TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Hard-line Iranian lawmakers have petitioned authorities to bar two contenders — a moderate former president and a protege of Mahmoud Ahmadinejad — from running in next month's presidential election.