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Breaking News: UN urges Iran to stop hanging of Reyhaneh Jabbari, alleged victim of sexual attack
   
Posted by: Nina Rai

Tehrān :: Iran | updated 2014-04-18 21:44:01 -0700 | humanitarian-news

A United Nations expert Monday urged Iran to stop the scheduled hanging of an Iranian woman - an alleged victim of sexual attack - over fears that she had not been given a fair trial. Ahmed Shaheed, UN special investigator...
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Breaking News: Former US Marine's death sentence in Iran reduced to 10-year prison term
   
Posted by: Nina Rai

Tehrān :: Iran | updated 2014-04-19 01:49:43 -0700 | disasters-news

An Iranian appeals court has overturned the death sentence of a former US Marine convicted of espionage but secretly retried and sentenced him to 10 years prison, an Iranian news agency reports. Amir Mirza Hekmati, 30, held in Tehran’s Evin...
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Source: BBC

Tehrān :: Iran | updated 2014-04-19 15:45:27 -0700 | political-news

Iran condemns US seizure of Alavi Foundation building The row over the skyscraper comes amid a dispute over Hamid Aboutalebi's nomination as Iran's UN envoy Iran has condemned a US decision to seize a Manhattan skyscraper belonging to a non-profit...
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Source: Guardian Unlimited

Nūt :: Iran | updated 2014-04-19 12:16:48 -0700 | political-news

The NUT's general secretary, Christine Blower, attacked the amount of money the government is spending on free schools. Photograph: Sam Frost The National Union of Teachers' executive struggled to rein in some of its members in their battle with the...
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Source: Associated Press

Tehrān :: Iran | updated 2014-04-19 15:41:42 -0700 | political-news

Iranian state television is reporting that the Islamic Republic's vice president is saying a dispute between world powers and the country over its heavy water reactor at Arak has been "virtually resolved." A state television report Saturday quoted Vice President...
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Source: Arab News

Tehrān :: Iran | updated 2014-04-19 09:31:03 -0700 | political-news

An Iranian woman on death row for the murder of an ex-intelligence official could be forgiven if she tells the truth, the son of her alleged victim said Saturday. Interior designer Reyhaneh Jabbari has been sentenced to death for the...
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Source: The Independent

Nūt :: Iran | updated 2014-04-19 16:19:23 -0700 | sports-news

Teachers' leaders last night called for a major stepping-up of strike action against school reforms by the Secretary of State for Education, Michael Gove, by threatening a nationwide walkout from the classroom this summer term. The move would be certain...
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Breaking News: Iran to voluntarily suspend 20 percent uranium enrichment
   
Posted by: Robert Myles

Tehrān :: Iran | updated 2014-01-23 14:47:44 -0800 | political-news

Iran will voluntarily suspend 20 percent uranium enrichment Monday. Ali Akbar Salehi, head of Iran’s Atomic Energy Organization (AEOI), made the announcement in a report carried by Iran’s official IRNA news agency. The halting of 20 percent uranium enrichment by...
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Breaking News: Hardline Iranian MPs introduce bill to increase uranium enrichment to 60 percent
   
Posted by: JOHN-THOMAS DIDYMUS

Tehrān :: Iran | updated 2013-12-29 12:14:41 -0800 | political-news

Hardline lawmakers in Iran who oppose the conciliatory foreign policy of the administration of President Hassan Rouhani have introduced a bill that will require the government to increase uranium enrichment to 60 percent as part of the country's civilian nuclear...
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Breaking News: Iran threatens to take countermeasures against proposed new US sanctions
   
Posted by: StephenManual

Tehrān :: Iran | updated 2013-12-31 14:56:10 -0800 | disasters-news

Iranian lawmakers have threatened countermeasures to the US Senate’s proposed new tougher sanctions on the Islamic Republic if it fails to cooperate in upcoming negotiations to curb its nuclear program. Mehdi Moussavinejad, a senior member of Iranian parliament’s energy committee,...
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Breaking News: Afghanistan, Iran to sign wide-ranging cooperation pact
   
Posted by: Robert Myles

Tehrān :: Iran | updated 2013-12-12 14:12:16 -0800 | political-news

Afghanistan and Iran are to sign a friendship and cooperation pact designed to bolster cooperation between Kabul and Tehran, it was announced Sunday. The announcement is certain to worry Washington, given Afghan President Hamid Karzai’s continuing refusal to sign a...
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Breaking News: Hundreds greet Iranian foreign minister's return to Tehran after nuclear deal
   
Posted by: Robert Myles

Tehrān :: Iran | updated 2013-11-28 15:57:42 -0800 | political-news

Crowds several hundred strong were on hand in Tehran late Sunday night to welcome back Iranian nuclear negotiators from the 5+1 negotiations in Geneva. The talks culminated in a deal, placing restrictions on Iran’s nuclear program. But behind the euphoria,...
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Breaking News: Iran's 'Biggest Drone.
   
Posted by: Nayab Tanveer

Tehrān :: Iran | updated 2013-11-19 05:33:57 -0800 | technology-news

A military vehicle known as Drone are like flying robots to specifically used for UAVs from missiles. In the 21st century, the technology has reached a point that the UAV is now being given a greatly expanded role in war...
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Breaking News: Iran unveils attack drone with 2,000 km range
   
Posted by: ayesha786

Tehrān :: Iran | updated 2013-11-25 04:16:56 -0800 | political-news

Iran on Monday clear-cut a missile-equipped bombinate with a ambit of 2,000 kilometres (1,200 miles), the official IRNA account bureau described. The Fotros bombinate has an operational ambit of 2,000 kilometres and can go by plane at an expanse of...
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