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New UN report reveals Iran's gruesome persecution of non-Muslims while Rouhani remains silent Oct 28, 2:35 pm
New York, Oct 28 (ANI): According to a new United Nations report, Iranian regime is persecuting Christians and other religious minorities in the country while the President Hassan Rouhani has been unable or unwilling to stop the maltreatment.
London, Oct 26 (ANI): The execution of Reyhaneh Jabbari, the Iranian woman who was sentenced to death for killing her alleged attempted rapist, has drawn worldwide condemnation.
Iranian women attacked with acid for wearing 'bad hijab' Oct 20, 12:00 pm
Johannesburg, Oct 20 (ANI): A wave of acid attacks on women in Iran's Isfahan city has triggered fears and concerns that the victims were targeted for being "badly veiled".
Islamabad, Oct 17 (ANI): Pakistani forces have accused Iranian border guards of "unprovoked firing" on Pak-Iran border, killing one of its paramilitary soldiers and wounding three others.
Washington, Oct 15 (ANI): While touting Iran's "good experience" in fighting terrorism, Iranian Parliament head has reportedly said that air strikes alone would not be enough to destroy the Islamic State (IS) in Iraq and Syria.
Salman Rushdie condemns IS' 'hate filled religious rhetoric' used to attract British Muslims Oct 11, 6:16 pm
London, Oct 11 (ANI): Salman Rushdie has condemned the 'hate filled religious rhetoric' that convinces hundreds of British Muslims to join the Islamic State (IS) militants in Iraq and Syria and describes it as the most risky weapon in the world today, towards the death of people in Iraq, towards the oppression of Iranians by the ayatollahs.
Iranian nuclear facility explosion hints at active nuclear weapons program, say experts Oct 10, 12:55 pm
Washington, Oct 10 (ANI): Experts say that the massive explosion at an Iranian nuclear plant earlier this week proves that the country has an active nuclear weapons program.
Family of Iranian woman convicted for stabbing attempted rapist in dark over death sentence Oct 9, 12:33 pm
Washington, Oct 9 (ANI): The family of the Iranian woman, who has been awarded death sentence for allegedly stabbing her attempted rapist to death, is in the dark despite reports she could be spared.
Washington, Oct 01 (ANI): Iran has reportedly postponed the execution of a woman who was to be put to death on Tuesday for allegedly killing her attempted rapist.
Washington, Sep 30 (ANI): Iran is reportedly set to execute a woman who is accused of killing her attempted rapist.
Washington, Sep 27 (ANI): Dubbing the aerial bombardment against the Islamic State as "a form of theater," Iranian President Hassan Rouhani has reportedly said that the ongoing airstrikes against the extremist group is more of a "psychological operation" rather than a military one.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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