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Cameron to hold talks with Iran leader over IS campaign  Sep 23, 1:03 pm
London, Sep 23 (ANI): David Cameron is reportedly set to become the first British premier to meet an Iranian President since 1979.
'Mentally unsound' Iranian blogger sentenced to death for insulting Prophet on Facebook  Sep 19, 6:31 am
London, Sep 19 (ANI): An Iranian criminal court has sentenced a blogger to death after declaring him guilty of insulting the Prophet Mohammed on Facebook.
Iranian rap singers get suspended 91 lashes, jail sentences for obscene behaviour  Sep 19, 6:28 am
Johannesburg, Sep 19 (ANI): Six Iranians who were arrested for appearing in a video singing along to the American pop song Happy by rapper Pharrell Williams have been given suspended sentences of 91 lashes and six months in prison for obscene behaviour.
British-Iranian woman jailed for two months for trying to watch men's volleyball game  Sep 18, 2:53 pm
Washington, Sept.18 (ANI): A British woman has been kept in an Iranian jail for the last two months after she attempted to watch Iranian national men's team playing volleyball in Iran's Azadi stadium, in June this year.
Iranians arrested for filming tribute video to Pharrell Williams' 'Happy' go on trial  Sep 12, 3:30 pm
London, Sep 12 (ANI): The trial of the six Iranians who were arrested for filming a tribute video to American singer and songwriter Pharrell Williams' hit song 'Happy' has started.
Iran wants West to abandon 'illogical demands' ahead of next nuclear talks  Sep 12, 2:15 pm
Johannesburg, Sep 12 (ANI): Iranian Deputy Foreign Minister Abbas Araqchi has reportedly said that the world powers should abandon their "illogical demands" over its nuclear programme ahead of Thursday's talks in order to yield results and reach an understanding by November.
Video showing Iranian woman dancing, removing hijab goes viral: Report  Sep 3, 2:15 pm
Washington, Sep 03 (ANI): A video that is believed to have been shot in Iran and shows a Muslim woman dancing on top of a car and discarding her hijab has reportedly gone viral on the internet and is the latest example of women defying the strict laws imposed by the Islamist regime in the nation, a report said.
Rouhani urges Iranian clerics to be `more tolerant` towards internet, technology  Sep 2, 1:03 pm
London, Sep 02 (ANI): Iranian President Hassan Rouhani has reportedly urged clerics in Iran to be more tolerant towards internet and new technologies by arguing that internet is an important gateway to the world of science and technology.
New US sanctions imposed on Iran will 'deepen distrust, ' warns Rouhani  Aug 31, 1:34 pm
London, Aug 31 (ANI): Criticizing the new sanctions imposed on Iran by the United States, Iranian President Hassan Rouhani has reportedly termed it an "ugly move" that will deepen distrust between the two countries.
6.2 magnitude earthquake injures 50 in western Iran  Aug 18, 3:05 pm
Washington, Aug 18 (ANI): A powerful earthquake has reportedly hit Western Iran close to the Iraq border and has injured dozens of Iranians.
48 killed as passenger plane crashes in Tehran  Aug 10, 3:32 pm
London, Aug 10 (ANI): At least forty-eight people have been killed in a plane crash in the west of the Iranian capital Tehran.
The Great Game in Central Asia (III)  Jun 26, 2:23 pm
Kabul, June 26 (ANI): India has invested hugely in developing Chabahar Port on the Iranian coast, next to Pakistan's Gawadar and it is near to Mumbai and Kandla. It has also upgraded the road from Chabahar to Zaranj in Afghanistan. From Zaranj, India has constructed a highway up to Delaram in western Afghanistan to provide access to Central Asian countries, bypassing Pakistan.
Irani nonconformist executed for 'enmity against God'  Jun 2, 3:02 pm
Washington, June 2(ANI): An Iranian nonconformist has been reportedly executed by hanging for 'enmity against God' despite protests by human rights groups.
Iranian hackers targeted hundreds of US defense officials in social media scam  May 30, 12:12 pm
Washington, May 30 (ANI): A group of Iranian hackers has reportedly hit hundreds of current and former high ranking officials including a four-star admiral, with a creative social media scam.
Iranian court reportedly summoned Mark Zuckerberg for privacy breaches in Whatsapp, Instagram  May 28, 6:02 pm
Washington, May 28 (ANI): A case against Whatsapp and Instagram is reportedly filed in an Iranian court for alleged privacy breaches.
Iranian actress Leila Hatami apologises for giving Cannes President peck on cheek  May 25, 2:36 pm
Melbourne, May 25 (ANI): Iranian actress Leila Hatami has apologised for giving the Cannes film festival's president Gilles Jacob a peck on the cheek.
Iranian film star `faces 50 lashes and jail time for kissing man on cheek at Cannes`  May 24, 9:24 am
London, May 24 (ANI): Iranian movie star Leila Hatami is facing a severe backlash back home after she gave a peck on the cheek to Cannes festival president Gilles Jacob, as she arrived to take part in the judging.
Iranian Envoy congratulates Modi on his win  May 22, 9:41 pm
New Delhi, May 22 (ANI): Iranian Ambassador Gholam Reza Ansari on Thursday congratulated Prime Minister-designate Narendra Modi on his victory in the general election.
Iranians arrested for dancing in video to Pharrell's 'Happy' released   May 22, 11:31 am
London, May 22 (ANI): Iran has released a group of people who were arrested for filming a video tribute to Pharrell Williams' song Happy.
Iranians arrested for dancing in video to Pharrell's 'Happy'  May 21, 2:49 pm
Washington, May 21 (ANI): Young Iranians have been arrested in Tehran after they uploaded a video of themselves dancing throughout Tehran to Pharrell's 'Happy'.
Cannes President slams Iranian outrage over 'controversial Leila Hatami kiss'   May 20, 11:10 am
Washington, May 20 (ANI): Gilles Jacob, President of the Cannes Film Festival has responded to Iranian authorities who were outraged after he shared a peck on the cheek with Iranian actress Leila Hatami.
Iran vows to 'destroy U.S. Navy' in any upcoming confrontation   May 18, 1:10 pm
Washington, May 18 (ANI): Iran is prepared to 'destroy the U.S. Navy' in any upcoming confrontation, a senior Iranian naval commander has said.
Iranian women seen enjoying stealthy freedom by discarding hijabs in Facebook pictures   May 13, 1:33 pm
London, May 13 (ANI): Thousands of Iranian women are posting their pictures on social media site Facebook without wearing veils.
Iran 'bans' WhatsApp because Zuckerberg is 'a Jew'  May 8, 3:40 pm
Washington, May 8 (ANI): The Iranian censor board has reportedly banned WhatsApp because of Mark Zuckerberg, whom they have dubbed as an "American Zionist".
Iran to hang rape victim unless she apologizes for sex assault claims  Apr 21, 3:19 pm
New York, Apr 21 (ANI): The family of an Iranian man, accused of rape, has reportedly asked the victim to either apologize for making claim of sexual assault or be hanged to death.