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Mohammad Ali Dadkhah, lawyer of Yousef Nadarkhani who was sentenced to death for apostasy, is interviewed by Reuters in his office in Tehran./ Prominent human rights advocate and attorney Mohammad Ali Dadkhah, who represents the Christian pastor sentenced to death in Iran in a case that sparked international condemnation, has reportedly been sentenced to nine years in jail for allegedly "acting against national security" in Iran. Dadkhah has represented several political and human rights activists jailed since Iran's 2009 disputed ...

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  Al-Arabiya - Four hours ago

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  Tehran Times - Five hours ago

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  Payvand - Eight hours ago

has been granted a two-week medical furlough upon payment of five billion rials ($164,000 USD) bail, an informed source told the International Campaign for Human Rights in Iran. On Wednesday (May ...

 
  The Hindu - Eight hours ago

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and Raiffeisen Bank International (RBI) are now connected to Iranian banks. Tehran Chamber of Commerce Chairman Masoud Khansari said that the two Austrian banks have started opening letters of ...

 
  India Times - 11 hours ago

Officials said that India is looking at a new template that does not peg import duty at zero even on crude oil, the biggest import from Iran, which enjoys nil rate at present./ pact, but with a ...

 
  Trend - 13 hours ago

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  Al-Arabiya - May 26, 2016

Reza Zarrab is charged with helping Iranian individuals and entities evade US sanctions by conducting transactions through companies abroad. (File photo: AFP)/ US prosecutors on Wednesday opposed a Turkish-Iranian gold trader's request to be released on bail while he awaits trial for conspiring ...

  Bloomberg - May 26, 2016

Pakistani supporters of hard line pro-Taliban party Jamiat Ulema-i-Islam-Nazaryati (JUI-N) torch a US flag during a protest in Quetta on May 25, 2016, against a US drone strike in Pakistan's southwestern province Balochistan in which killed Afghan Taliban leader Mullah Akhtar Mansour./ Mansour ...

  Payvand - May 25, 2016

, a prominent Kurdish human rights activist who is in his ninth year of incarceration at Tehran’s Evin Prison, has gone on hunger strike to protest the new charges that have been brought against him. Kaboudvand’s wife, Parinaz Baghban Hassani, told the International Campaign for Human Rights in ...

  Al-Arabiya - May 26, 2016

Reza Zarrab is charged with helping Iranian individuals and entities evade US sanctions by conducting transactions through companies abroad. (File photo: AFP)/ US prosecutors on Wednesday opposed a Turkish-Iranian gold trader's request to be released on bail while he awaits trial for conspiring ...

  Bloomberg - May 26, 2016

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  Reuters - 23 hours ago

Loading cranes are seen at a shipping terminal in the harbour in Hamburg September 18, 2014. Picture taken September 18./ German exports to Iran, especially of machines and equipment, rose significantly in the first quarter following the removal of international sanctions against the Islamic ...

  Payvand - May 25, 2016

, a prominent Kurdish human rights activist who is in his ninth year of incarceration at Tehran’s Evin Prison, has gone on hunger strike to protest the new charges that have been brought against him. Kaboudvand’s wife, Parinaz Baghban Hassani, told the International Campaign for Human Rights in ...

  Xinhua - 19 hours ago

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  Trend - May 26, 2016

The Chechen President Ramzan Kadyrov and Deputy Secretary of Iran's Supreme National Security Council Reza Seifollahi discussed expansion of bilateral ties at a meeting in Russia's Chechen Republic. Seifollahi arrived in the Chechen Republic to attend the 7 International Meeting of High ...

  Bloomberg - May 26, 2016

Iran is facing a tough time opening up its economy and Saudi Arabia may be partly to blame. The Kingdom is said to be mobilizing its gulf allies to make sure Tehran's opening up doesn't go smoothly. Bloomberg's Ladane Nasseri reports on "Bloomberg Markets Middle East." (Source: Bloomberg)

  Daily Times - 19 hours ago

Saudi Arabia said talks on Wednesday with visiting Iranian delegates on arrangements for Hajj pilgrims from the Islamic republic have been “positive”. Earlier this month, Tehran said “arrangements have not been put together” for Iranians to make this year's pilgrimage to Makkah at the end of the ...

  Radio Free Europe - May 25, 2016

An Instagram account associated with a powerful Iranian general who leads an elite unit of the Islamic Revolutionary Guards Corps was briefly inaccessible on May 25. The account features images of General Qassem Soleimani, who heads the elite Quds Force that focuses on foreign operations. The ...

  Press TV - May 26, 2016

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As the Iranian Baharestan area, located at the heart of Tehran, prepares for the new parliament resuming authority next Saturday, current – soon-to-end term- chairman of the Parliament Ali Larijani confessed to the intensifying disputes and political crisis ripping through the decision-making ...

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  Gulf News - 14 hours ago

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this year has had a devastating impact on petro-states all over the world. Whereas the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, the world’s top oil producer and exporter, cut production in the 1980s to raise oil prices, officials in Riyadh have been determined to avoid a repeat of this experience, which cost ...

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