Iran's tourism industry gets boost after lifting of international sanctions. Language courses in high demand as many Iranians plan trips to Europe and the United States.
On Monday, fresh US sanctions against Iran come into effect, the next salvo in its economic conflict with Tehran. The main targets are oil exports and the financial sector. Europe is having difficulty forming a response.
An already-reeling Iran is preparing for the United States to reimpose all pre-2015 sanctions. The European Union has declared a general intent to assist Iran, but concrete steps in that direction are not yet evident.
The US president has said his French counterpart's comment about the need to create an EU army was "very insulting." Trump is set to take part in ceremonies in France to mark the 100 years since the end of World War I.
In Europe, clocks are set back one hour in the night from October 27 to October 28. That night, you can sleep an hour longer. In the US, the sleep gain won't occur this year until November 4.
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