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Iran 'Happy' dancers get suspended sentences
Seven Iranians who appeared in a video singing along to US pop song handed prison terms and lashes, both suspended.
Last updated: 19 Sep 2014 14:30 GMT
Overcoming the Arab-Persian divide: On bigotry and racism
Persian and Arab bourgeois nationalism has paved the way for racism and disregard of a rich and diverse common past.
Last updated: 20 Apr 2014 12:20 GMT
Rafsanjani and Khamenei: A brief history
The two men may have a long history together, but they've gone from being staunch allies to fierce competitors.
Last updated: 23 Sep 2013 11:09 GMT
Profiles: Iran's presidential candidates
The June 14 election campaigns will likely focus on the economy, as eight men seek the required majority to win.
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Iran Elections 2013
Last updated: 11 Jun 2013 08:42 GMT
Iran executions anger Afghan families
Dozens of Afghans have been executed in recent months across the border in Iran, mostly for drug related offences.
Last updated: 06 Jun 2013 13:07 GMT
Khamenei not against nuclear talks with US
Supreme leader asserts Iran's "natural right" to enrich uranium and says he is not optimistic about talks taking place.
Last updated: 21 Mar 2013 18:10 GMT
Defiant Iran marks 1979 revolution
Iran's President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad says Tehran will not negotiate its disputed nuclear programme under pressure.
Last updated: 10 Feb 2013 23:09 GMT
Syria rebels retreat under heavy Aleppo fire
Free Syria Army commander says rebels withdrew from Saleheddin district to prepare counter-attack against military.
Last updated: 09 Aug 2012 19:22 GMT
UN says secret executions widespread in Iran
Report says executions carried out without knowledge or presence of inmates' lawyers or families.
Last updated: 18 Oct 2011 09:51 GMT
The Iran sanctions fallacy
International sanctions have exacerbated the pain of the middle class struggling with high levels of unemployment.
Last updated: 26 Aug 2011 17:12 GMT
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