Hassan Rouhani and Iran's nuclear opportunity
The surprise victory of Hassan Rouhani in Iran's Presidential election has prompted widespread hopes of an opportunity for progress in resolving the tensions over Iran's nuclear programme. Often described as "a moderate" - though perhaps "centrist ...
Iran's Clerics Remain the Problem
Iran MPs approve majority of Rouhani cabinet
Iran's parliament rejects 3 Cabinet nominees
Insight: Iran's Arab minority drawn into Middle East unrest
(Reuters) - Arab insurgents blew up a gas pipeline in Iran last week and dedicated the attack to their brothers in arms in Syria, highlighting how the Syrian civil war is spreading into a region-wide proxy conflict that could blow back onto Iran. The ...
Here's how Iran censors the Internet
Little is known about Iran's censorship system because Iranian citizens who probe the network from inside the country risk reprisals from the government. But earlier this year, two anonymous Iranians teamed up with Alex Halderman, a computer science ...
The Website Categories that Iran's Internet Censors Block
Iran parliament approves big Rouhani cabinet nominees, rejects three
DUBAI (Reuters) - Iran's parliament on Thursday approved all President Hassan Rouhani's big-name nominees for a cabinet of technocrats, which will have the task of implementing his plans to patch up relations with the world and ease international ...
Times of India
Iran seizes Indian ship carrying oil from Iraq
Times of India
NEW DELHI: In a development with serious international ramifications, the Iranian Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) has detained an Indian ship carrying oil in the Persian Gulf. Sources said the ship, named MT Desh Shanti, was on its way to India from ...
India Says Iran Detained Oil Tanker
Indian tanker detained after oil spill alarm, says Iran
Iran detains Indian tanker carrying oil, wants undertaking
Expert: Israel attack on Iran imminent
He also blasted the Obama administration for its handling of Egypt and the Israeli-Palestinian crisis and predicted an Israeli military strike on Iran's nuclear program very soon. Evans is a longtime Middle East scholar and is a decades-long friend of ...
Report: Iran seeking closer relations with Muslim Brotherhood
Iran condemns Egypt 'massacre'
Iran Majlis condemns deadly crackdown on Egyptian protesters
Iran's new president says Egypt's army should not 'suppress' the people
TEHRAN, Iran – Iran's new president is calling on the Egyptian army to stop "suppressing" the Egyptian people. Hasan Rouhani's Thursday remarks came a day after security forces stormed two sit-ins occupied by supporters of Egyptian President Mohammed ...
Iran lawmakers urge Egypt scholars, religious figures to help end crisis
Turkey urges UN to stop Egypt 'massacre', Iran fears 'civil war'
Iran president calls on Egypt not to suppress the people
Sydney Morning Herald
Iran's President Nominates Female Vice President
Passengers in a public bus flash victory signs in a reaction of supporters of the Iranian presidential candidate Hassan Rouhani, as they attend a celebration gathering, in Tehran, Iran, Saturday, June 15, 2013. (AP Photo/Vahid Salemi) ...
Iran's President Rohani picks female vice-president
Iran's Rohani defends cabinet choices in parliament debate
Iran's Hassan Rohani defends choice of ministers
Iran's Unavoidable Influence Over Afghanistan's Future
Carnegie Endowment for International Peace
Iran has positioned itself as an important regional actor in Central Asia and is committed to playing a role in neighboring Afghanistan. As U.S. troops draw down their numbers in Afghanistan, Washington should consider how improved U.S.-Iranian ...
New York Post
Iran bans 'catwalk model' councilwoman from office over her looks
A government councilwoman has been banned from public office in Iran after religious conservatives protested her looks, with one official calling her a “catwalk model.” Nina Siakhali Moradi, 27, received more than 10,000 votes in a June election to win ...
Woman Who Won Election in Iran Disqualified for Being 'Too Sexy'
Iran politician 'too pretty' for city council seat
Barred from office in Iran for being too beautiful