1. ICRC closes regional office in Iran
    TEHRAN, Oct. 11 (UPI) — The International Committee of the Red Cross said it closed an office in Iran used to help with logistical efforts in neighboring Iraq.
  2. Iran’s Central Bank Sells $27 Billion in 6 Months
    Iran’s Central Bank has sold some $27 billion in the first six months of the current Iranian Year (ends on March 20), Mehr reported.
  3. Iran car output plunges 42% amid sanctions
    TEHRAN — Auto production in sanctions-hit Iran nosedived by more than 42 percent in the past six months, media reports said on Thursday, citing industry ministry figures.
  4. Iranian minister woos Indian businesses
    As Western sanctions squeeze Iran and its currency tumbles, the country’s energy minister wooed Indian businesses for more investment and trade.
  5. Iran’s sea trade buckles under Western sanctions
    LONDON (Reuters) – Iran’s vital seaborne trade is buckling under the weight of Western sanctions, deepening hardship for a population deprived of basic imports and heaping intense pressure on Tehran over its nuclear programme.
  6. Bahrain Opposition Parties: Preconditioned Dialogue is Unacceptable
    The Justice Minister’s speech confirms regime’s unserious intention of political resolution, and opposition-bashing through sate media contradicts with BICI recommendations.
  7. Iraq PM: “NATO should stay out of Syria conflict”
    Iraqi Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki has warned Turkey and the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) against military intervention in Syria.
  8. The Deadly Week Claimed lives of another 6 Shia Men , victim of Target Killing By Sipah e Sahaba and Lashkar e Jhangvi Terrorist
    The Deadly week claimed another 6 lives of the Shia Men in Karachi and Quetta in the Ongoing target Killing By Sipah e Sahaba Pakistan ‘s Terrorist wing Lashkar e Jhangvi .
  9. 19 killed, 1,500 fishermen missing in Bangladesh storm
    DHAKA – At least 19 people were killed and an estimated 1,500 fishermen are missing after tropical storms smashed into Bangladesh’s southern coastal islands and districts early Thursday, police said.