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Lawyer hopes Iran Christian pastor will be freed

Lawyer hopes Iran Christian pastor will be freed

Telegraph - Sept 29, 2011


The lawyer for Yusef Nadarkhani, an Iranian pastor facing the death sentence for converting from Islam, has said he is "optimistic" that the final verdict could see his client set free./ "Our last ...

Lawyer Hopes Iranian Christian Sentenced to Death Will be Freed

VOA News - Sept 29, 2011


The lawyer for an Iranian Christian pastor, sentenced to death for renouncing the Muslim religion, says he hopes an appeals court will set his client free. Attorney Mohammad Ali Dadkhah said ...

Iranian pastor refuses to reject religion, faces execution

CNN - Sept 29, 2011


Pastor Youcef Nadarkhani, the head of a network of Christian house churches in Iran, could be executed as soon as midnight Wednesday in Tehran for refusing to recant his religious beliefs and ...

Youcef Nadarkhani, Iranian Pastor Faces Execution For Refusing To Recant His Christian Faith

Huffington Post - Sept 28, 2011


WAHSINGTON (RNS) Religious freedom advocates rallied Wednesday (Sept. 28) around an Iranian pastor who is facing execution because he has refused to recant his Christian faith in the ...

Lawyer for Iranian pastor on death row hopes appeals court may acquit his client

Washington Post - Sept 29, 2011


TEHRAN, Iran — The lawyer of an Iranian pastor sentenced to death for apostasy is hopeful an appeals court will acquit his client. Attorney Mohammad Ali Dadkhah says he believes in a “95 percent ...

  Tehran Times - One hour ago

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad-Javad Zarif arrived in Poland today for a two-day visit during which he will meet his Polish counterpart Witold Waszczykowski. Zarif is to take part in a ...

 
  Bloomberg - One hour ago

Iran will boycott the Hajj pilgrimage in a further sign of deteriorating relations with Saudi Arabia, exacerbated by the of hundreds of Iranian pilgrims in a stampede outside Mecca last year. ...

 
  Al-Arabiya - One hour ago

Iran's parliament speaker Ali Larijani holds a news conference in Istanbul January 22, 2015. (Reuters)/ Moderate conservative Ali Larijani Sunday easily won reelection as speaker of the Iranian ...

 
  Trend - One hour ago

Tehran and Moscow are in talks over purchase of Iran's surplus heavy water. Iranian Deputy Foreign Minister for Legal and International Affairs Abbas Araqchi has said that Tehran and Moscow are ...

 
  Tehran Times - One hour ago

- The Tehran-based Hungarian artist Gizella Varga Sinai plans to showcase her collection “Travelogue” in Tehran during autumn. The Budapest Spring Festival, which was held from April 12 to May 16, ...

 
  Tehran Times - One hour ago

Civil Defense Organization Commander Gholamreza Jalali said on Sunday that cyber sanctions may be imposed against Iran. Threats against the country have changed in terms of quality and quantity, ...

 
  Gulf News - One hour ago

Negotiations last week were described as ‘positive’ and a deal was to be signed but the Iranian delegation failed to show up/ Manama: Iran will not send would-be pilgrims this year to perform Haj, ...

 
  Tehran Times - Two hours ago

Iran recovered to win the match from two sets down against Australia 3-2 (27-29, 19-25, 25-20, 25-21, 16-14) on the second day of the Men’s World Olympic Qualification Tournament at Tokyo ...

 
  Trend - Two hours ago

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has called for cooperation with Ukraine in technological and scientific fields, energy, power plant equipment, renewable energies as well as ...

 
  Al-Arabiya - Three hours ago

Muslim pilgrims circle the Kaaba, the cubic building at the Grand Mosque in the Muslim holy city of Makkah, Saudi Arabia, Tuesday, Sept. 22, 2015. (AP)/ Iran on Sunday said it will not allow its ...

 
  Al-Arabiya – Three hours ago
  • Iran Blames Saudis For Hajj Impasse - Radio Free Europe
  • Iran Boycotts Hajj Pilgrimage Amid Discord With Saudi Arabia - Bloomberg
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  Tehran Times – Two hours ago
  • Iran blanks Australia with straight-sets win in Asian Olympic qualifier - Press TV
  • Volleyball: Iran blanks Australia with straight-sets win in Asian ... - Payvand
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  Daily Times – May 27, 2016
  • Beijing at it again, now says India-Iran Chabahar deal will help China - India Times
  • Chabahar port beneficial for China: Media - Hindustan Times
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  Huffington Post – May 27, 2016
  • Iranian students lashed 99 times over co-ed party - India Times
  • More Than 30 Iranian Students Lashed 99 Times Over Party - Radio Free Europe
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  VOA News – May 27, 2016
  • IAEA: Iran Complies With Nuclear Deal - Radio Free Europe
  • Iran's uranium stockpile stays within limit set by nuclear deal - Reuters
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  Christian Science Monitor – May 24, 2016
  • India, Iran Sign Agreement to Develop Key Port - VOA News
  • India, Afghanistan and Iran Sign Deal for Transport Corridor - Wall Street Journal
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  Trend – May 23, 2016
  • Iran helped Syria hold Daesh back: Soleimani - Payvand
  • Iran helped Syria hold Daesh back: Soleimani - Press TV
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  Al-Arabiya – May 24, 2016
  • Iran calls on Islamic countries to “liberate hajj from Saudis” - Trend
  • Iran sends new delegation for Haj talks - Gulf News
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  Fox News – May 22, 2016
  • Chabahar port, gas high on Narendra Modi's Iran agenda - India Times
  • Latest updates: Modi receives ceremonial welcome in Iran - The Hindu
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  Reuters – May 20, 2016
  • Modi to sign Iran port contract - Daily Times
  • Indian PM to visit Iran for talks on economic, trade ties - Xinhua
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Muslim pilgrims circle the Kaaba, the cubic building at the Grand Mosque in the Muslim holy city of Makkah, Saudi Arabia, Tuesday, Sept. 22, 2015. (AP)/ Iran on Sunday said it will not allow its citizens from taking part in this year's Hajj pilgrimage in Makkah and blamed it on Saudi officials, ...

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Iran recovered to win the match from two sets down against Australia 3-2 (27-29, 19-25, 25-20, 25-21, 16-14) on the second day of the Men’s World Olympic Qualification Tournament at Tokyo Metropolitan Gymnasium on Sunday. Milad Ebadipour tallied 26 points to lead the Iranian offensive. Ebadipour ...

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The Iranian ambassador said recently that the Chabahar port would not turn out to be an enemy port to Gwadar but would serve as a friend port. Addressing a press conference, Iranian Ambassador to Pakistan Mehdi Honardoost said that some countries were against the Chabahar port and Pakistan had ...

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The young men and women were attending a graduation celebration./ More than 30 Iranian college students who were caught partying at a recent graduation celebration were promptly arrested and given 99 lashes each. The mixed-gender party in the northern city of Qazvin -- at which the women were ...

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The United Nations nuclear agency reports Iran is complying with a milestone agreement to limit stockpiles of key ingredients that can be used to produce nuclear weapons. The International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) said Iran's stockpiles of heavy water and uranium are within the limits that ...

  Payvand - 21 hours ago

Iran's judiciary says more than 30 students have received 99 lashes each for violating the Islamic republic's morality code. Mizan, a news agency affiliated with the judiciary, on May 27 quoted the prosecutor in Qazvin as saying the punishments were meted out in the northwestern city. No date ...

  India Times - 23 hours ago

The trilateral agreement between India, Iran and Afghanistan on the strategic Chabahar port is "not finished" and Pakistan and China are welcome to join it, a media report today quoted Iranian envoy here as saying. The Chabahar port agreement between Iran, India and Afghanistan is "not finished" ...

  The Hindu - Seven hours ago

Chief Minister Jayalalithaa has sought the Prime Minister’s intervention to secure the release of five fishermen from Tamil Nadu languishing in an Iranian prison. In a letter to Mr. Narendra Modi on Friday, she highlighted the plight of five fishermen who were arrested by Iranian Coast Guard. ...

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The young men and women were attending a graduation celebration./ More than 30 Iranian college students who were caught partying at a recent graduation celebration were promptly arrested and given 99 lashes each. The mixed-gender party in the northern city of Qazvin -- at which the women were ...

  Xinhua - May 28, 2016

Iranian President Hasan Rouhani (6th from bottom) and former president Ayatollah Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani (C) attend the opening session of the new Iranian parliamentarians met in Tehran for the first time since elections finished in April. (Xinhua/AFP Photo) TEHRAN, May 28 (Xinhua) -- Iran's ...

  Press TV - May 28, 2016

Iran men’s national snooker team has demonstrated remarkable skills at the 4th Asian Team Event & 5th 6-Red Championship in the United Arab Emirates, claiming the top position at the end of the continental sporting event. On Thursday, the Iranian pair of Amir Sarkhosh and Soheil Vahedi drew awe ...

  Press TV - Ten hours ago

Iranian volleyball players celebrate after winning the Men’s World Olympic Qualification Tournament match against Canada at Tokyo Metropolitan Gymnasium, Japan, on May 29, 2016./ The national Iranian men's volleyball team eked out a hard-fought win Sunday at the Men’s World Olympic Qualification ...

  Trend - May 28, 2016

, is available ONLY to subscribers of TREND International News Agency. If you are a subscriber of TREND News Agency, enter your login and password:/ You can read the article by sending an SMS from your mobile phone./ For this, you must first select the country of your mobile operator:/ Pay ...

  The Hindu - 20 hours ago

My Fights for Human Rights in Iran , that brings the remarkable story of her life up to date since her previous book, . The first book had been written in the first flush of recognition after she won the Nobel Peace Prize. The new one is more sobering — and as Iran opens its doors to the world, ...

  Tehran Times - 23 hours ago

TEHRAN – Iran will take action as much as needed and requested by Iraqi officials to counter terrorism, Qassem Soleimani, commander of Iran’s Quds Force, said on Friday. The Islamic Republic has played a great role in Iraqi resistance against Daesh and has helped mobilize the public against the ...

  Reuters - 21 hours ago

Iran's centrist president, Hassan Rouhani, tells newly-elected lawmakers being sworn in for Tehran's new parliament that economic growth can't be reached with interacting with the world. Rough Cut - Subtitled (no reporter narration)./ ROUGH CUT - SUBTITLED (NO REPORTER NARRATION) Iran convenes ...

  Iran Focus - 20 hours ago

Iran’s so-called morality police have flogged 35 young men and women for attending a mixed-gender party after their graduation ceremony, it was announced on Thursday, 26 May. The party was held in Qazvin, 140 km north-west of Tehran. Iran’s prosecutor in Qazvin, Ismaeil Sadeqi Niaraki, said: ...

  Tehran Times - 20 hours ago

- Two paintings from Sohrab Sepehri’s Tree Trunk series were the most expensive works sold at the 5th Tehran Auction on Friday. One of the paintings fetched 30 billion rials (over $860,000) and another took in 15.5 billion rials (over $447,000) at the art sale, which was held at the Parsian ...

  Tehran Times - Two hours ago

Iran recovered to win the match from two sets down against Australia 3-2 (27-29, 19-25, 25-20, 25-21, 16-14) on the second day of the Men’s World Olympic Qualification Tournament at Tokyo Metropolitan Gymnasium on Sunday. Milad Ebadipour tallied 26 points to lead the Iranian offensive. Ebadipour ...

  ۴ related news

Iran recovered to win the match from two sets down against Australia 3-2 (27-29, 19-25, 25-20, 25-21, 16-14) on the second day of the Men’s World Olympic Qualification Tournament at Tokyo Metropolitan Gymnasium on Sunday. Milad Ebadipour tallied 26 points to lead the Iranian offensive. Ebadipour ...

  India Times - Six hours ago

China just won't let up with the disdainful comments about India. For an entire month, it has been stridently talking about how it will keep India away from the Nuclear Suppliers Group. And now, it's trying to diminish India's recent deal with Iran to develop the Chabahar port, by saying it will ...

  Xinhua - Seven hours ago

ian legislators picked Ali Larijani as the interim speaker of the new Majlis (parliament) on Sunday. Out of 281 votes, Larijani was elected with 173 votes in favor. The other candidate, Mohammad Reza Aref, who is a reformist politician, won 103 votes. The interim speaker means the election of a ...

  Tehran Times - May 28, 2016

The 11th International Energy Conference (IEC) of Iran as the greatest event of the country in the field of energy will kick off on Monday, IRIB news agency reported on Friday. “Discussing the ways of meeting future energy needs and also providing safe energy for current and future generations ...

  Hindustan Times - 22 hours ago

India's foreign minister Sushma Swaraj (right) and her Iranian counterpart Mohammad Javad Zarif before their meeting in New Delhi in August last year. Iran is open to Indian private companies investing in the development of Chabahar port, Zarif had said. (REUTERS)/ There is no reason for ...

  UPI - 22 hours ago

More than 30 Iranian college students were arrested and given 99 lashes after they attended a co-ed graduation party, Iran's judiciary announced. said the women were described as "half naked," meaning they were not wearing Islamic coverings, scarves and long coats, and "dancing and jubilating." ...

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