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Why the democratic spring lies closer to Iran than to Egypt
Voting for Rouhani as an agent of change, however imperfect, was a more stable option than other alternatives.
Last updated: 16 Aug 2013 11:14 GMT
Iran: A victory of moderation?
With the real power still wielded by Iran's Supreme Leader, we analyse if Rouhani can bring about meaningful change.
Last updated: 17 Jun 2013 11:30 GMT
The Brothers Larijani: A sphere of power
As the country gears up for the elections, Al Jazeera takes a look at one of Iran’s most influential political families.
Last updated: 09 Jun 2013 12:04 GMT
Making lemonade out of lemons in Tehran?
While political elites battle it out in elections, the Iranian people remain the biggest losers.
Last updated: 28 May 2013 14:03 GMT
Iran's media: The new red lines
Following the recent arrest of reporters, we examine the deteriorating state of journalism in election year Iran.
Last updated: 02 Feb 2013 09:29 GMT
Tehran looks ready to tango
The Intelligence Ministry is one of the most trusted sources of information among key Iranian decision-makers.
Last updated: 16 Nov 2012 09:56 GMT
For the sake of Europe, Sarkozy must stand down
Sarkozy has repeatedly pushed an Iran policy that exacerbates a root cause of the continent's economic malaise.
Last updated: 14 Apr 2012 19:20 GMT
'Paid' to support Iranian terrorists
Why are top US officials openly lobbying for Mujahedin-e Khalq despite its designation as a terrorist group?
Inside Story Americas
Inside Story Americas
Last updated: 20 Mar 2012 13:15 GMT
What it takes to run for Iran's parliament
As two experts explain, winning a seat in Iran's parliament is no simple undertaking.
Last updated: 28 Feb 2012 10:56 GMT
The political psychology of Obama's Iran policy
Obama's Iran policies are falling prey to the same mistakes that overwhelmed the four previous administrations.
Last updated: 10 Jan 2012 16:11 GMT
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In Pictures: Troubled paradise of Kashmir
Kashmir's inherent beauty remains undiminished despite years of conflict that has swept the region.
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