Execution of Sheikh Nimr Sets Al Saud on Hellfire
Commander of Iran's Basij (volunteer) force Brigadier General Mohammad Reza Naqdi lashed out at the Saudi government for upholding the ruling for the capital punishment of prominent Shiite cleric Sheikh Nimr Baqir al-Nimr, and warned that the Al Saud are standing on the edge of the hell.
ISIL is US Tool to Topple Syrian Gov't
Deputy Chief of Staff of the Iranian Armed Forces Brigadier General Massoud Jazayeri questioned the performance of the US-led anti-ISIL (the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant) coalition, saying that Washington has launched the coalition to topple the Syrian government
Three scientists share 2014 Nobel Prize in Physics
Three scientists won the 2014 Nobel Prize in Physics for their invention of blue light-emitting diodes, a new energy efficient and environmentally friendly light source, the award-giving body announced Tuesday.
Eiffel Tower gets new look to attract more fans
With a spectacular glass floor, solar panels and modernized pavilions offering pristine panoramic view to handicapped visitors, first floor of France's iconic tower Tour Eiffel appeared with a fresh look to its millions of fans.
Hong Kong protests at crossroads as traffic
Hong Kong pro-democracy demonstrators risked a backlash from commuters and retailers on Tuesday as lingering protests caused traffic chaos and sales slump in the global financial hub