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Iran 1979: A revolution that shook the world
Celebrating its 35th anniversary, Iran's Islamic Revolution shocked the world and redrew the map of global alliances.
Last updated: 11 Feb 2014 08:08 GMT
Out of sight: Imprisoned in Iran
American-Iranians jailed in Iran suffer the brunt of the broken diplomatic relations between the two countries.
Last updated: 22 Apr 2013 04:53 GMT
Tehran bazaar reopens but tensions remain
Merchants reopen their shops under police supervision as some currency traders refuse to deal at official exchange rate.
Last updated: 06 Oct 2012 12:16 GMT
Algeria: A view from the forest
Officials' uncompromising approach to the felling of trees has ignited anti-colonist anger.
Muriam Haleh Davis
Last updated: 27 Sep 2011 15:57 GMT
Haleh Sahabi: Our Antigone in Tehran
Haleh Sahabi defied human law to defend moral, divine law; her life writing a heroic legend of the future.
Last updated: 03 Jun 2011 09:50 GMT
Iran says 'Mossad spy' hanged
Two men executed, one convicted of working for Mossad, the Israeli intelligence, the other for being an "enemy of God".
Last updated: 28 Dec 2010 10:15 GMT
Freed scholar leaves Iran
Iranian-American accused of conspiring against Tehran spent three months in jail.
Last updated: 04 Sep 2007 03:09 GMT
US scholar freed in Tehran
Iranian-American was accused of acting against Iran's national security.
Last updated: 21 Aug 2007 19:22 GMT
US scholar bailed in Tehran
Iranian-American has been accused of acting against Iran's national security.
Last updated: 21 Aug 2007 16:58 GMT
Iran airs US scholars 'confessing'
State TV shows clips of Iranian-Americans saying they spied on and acted against Iran.
Last updated: 17 Jul 2007 08:12 GMT
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'Enough is enough': US anti-racism protests
'Justice for All' demonstrations swell across the US over the deaths of African Americans in police encounters.
Uruguayans cautiously welcome former inmates
Six former Guantanamo detainees are now free in Uruguay with some hailing the decision to grant them asylum.
Australia's indigenous incarceration crisis
Disproportionately high number of Aboriginal people in prison highlights inequality and marginalisation, critics say.
Canada's sexual harassment at work problem
Nearly half of Canadians have suffered inappropriate advances on the job - and the political arena is no exception.
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