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Join Rick as he explores the most surprising and fascinating land he's ever visited: Iran. In a one-hour, ground-breaking travel special on public television, you'll discover the splendid monuments of Iran's rich and glorious past, learn more about the 20th-century story of this perplexing nation, and experience Iranian life today in its historic capital and in a countryside village. Most important, you'll meet the people of this nation whose government so exasperates our own.
Get more Tips here! www.destinationtips.com The State Department may not think it’s a great idea, but you can still totally travel to Iran. Most people there are quite friendly, and if sand is your thing, the country itself can be stunningly beautiful. Just don't dance! 1. It’s Like ‘Footloose’ Over There Western music is strictly forbidden; no tapping, dancing, head bobbing, or anything of the sort is allowed in public. A group of young Iranians were actually sentenced to 91 lashes and jail time for dancing to Pharell’s “Happy”. 2. Getting Away With Murder According to the Iranian legal system, if you commit murder, you could get off scot free if you have enough money to settle with the family. Usually, the price paid for murdering a woman is half that of murdering a man. 3. No Touch...
Iran has prided itself on its exquisite and eye-catching architecture in the course of its history. Inspired by traditional architectural designs, young architects today create works that are both modern and have traditional architectural elements of this land incorporated in them at the same time. Let’s now get familiar with the works of a couple of award-winning architects of this country. Watch Live: http://www.presstv.ir/live.html Twitter: http://twitter.com/PressTV LiveLeak: http://www.liveleak.com/c/PressTV Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/PRESSTV Google+: http://plus.google.com/+VideosPTV Instagram: http://instagram.com/presstvchannel SoundCloud: https://soundcloud.com/videosptv
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A blind man with an incredible voice sings at an Iranian bank for a couple of its employees.
This film chronicles the five-year struggle of architect Amir Anoushfar and designer Shadi Parand to preserve one of Iran's largest historical buildings by turning it into an international boutique hotel. More from Witness on: YouTube - http://aje.io/witnessYT Facebook - https://facebook.com/AJWitness Twitter - https://twitter.com/AJWitness Instagram - https://instagram.com/ajwitness/ Website - http://aljazeera.com/witness
Subscribe to our channel http://bit.ly/AJSubscribe Subscribe to our channel http://bit.ly/AJSubscribe People are celebrating Nowruz, the beginning of the Persian new year, after spending the last four weeks preparing for the two-week holiday. The holiday is also observed in Pakistan, Afghanistan, Turkey. In Tehran, people don the traditional costumes from the different provinces, and the markets are packed with Iranians from all religions. Al Jazeera's Imran Khan reports. At Al Jazeera English, we focus on people and events that affect people's lives. We bring topics to light that often go under-reported, listening to all sides of the story and giving a 'voice to the voiceless.' Reaching more than 270 million households in over 140 countries across the globe, our viewers trust Al Ja...