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Can Iran convince its brainiacs to return?
Iran's government has shifted its take on 'brain drain' but is the change enough to reverse the flow?
Last updated: 17 Apr 2014 08:06 GMT
Iran's long and winding road to lifting the sanctions
Democratic forces can prevail if Rouhani's administration continues pursuing a foreign policy of peace.
Last updated: 17 Feb 2014 09:54 GMT
Make a deal with Rouhani: Iran has hawks too
Much is to be gained from a US rapprochement with Iran, but the window of opportunity is small and sceptics many.
Last updated: 01 Oct 2013 10:56 GMT
Iran calls off Ahmadinejad parliament probe
Supreme leader Ayatollah Khamenei says interrogating president over country's currency troubles would benefit enemies.
Last updated: 21 Nov 2012 22:39 GMT
Ahmadinejad's support in parliament wanes
Final results for parliamentary runoff election show Iran's president losing seats to conservative rivals.
Last updated: 06 May 2012 07:31 GMT
What is really happening in Iran?
Supreme Leader Ayatollah Khamenei may control the nuclear programme, but he lacks a critical mass of Iranians.
Last updated: 26 Feb 2012 15:43 GMT
Iran: domestic power plays
The storming of the British embassy in Tehran is part of a wider political game playing out in the Islamic Republic.
Nima Khorrami Assl
Last updated: 01 Dec 2011 14:45 GMT
Tensions rise amid Iran political feud
Dispute between president and country's supreme leader intensifies, amid reports of Ahmadinejad's possible resignation.
Last updated: 08 May 2011 10:16 GMT
Ahmadinejad row with Khamenei intensifies
Iranian president said to be considering resignation after intelligence chief he fired was reinstated by supreme leader.
Last updated: 06 May 2011 14:38 GMT
Iran's first female minister
Dr Marzieh Vahid Dastjerdi, the health minister, is counted as one of the most powerful women in Iran.
Last updated: 18 Jun 2010 14:23 GMT
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