Gulf Times - Farhad-Dejpasand
2-Iran names new economy minister in reshuffle as US sanctions bite

2-Iran names new economy minister in reshuffle as US sanctions bite

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani appointed academic Farhad Dejpasand as the new economy and finance minister in a cabinet reshuffle on Sunday, state television reported, as the country faces mounting US sanctions.

Red-hot Manangoi eyes Diamond League success

Red-hot Manangoi eyes Diamond League success

Kenyan middle-distance star Elijah Manangoi, fresh from a barn-storming victory at the IAAF World Championships, said yesterday he is aiming to win the Diamond League.