Briton among eight jailed in Iran for web insults
Eight people, including an Iranian-born British woman, have been jailed in Iran on charges including blasphemy and insulting the country's supreme leader on Facebook. The opposition website Kaleme reported that two of the eight, identified as Roya ...
Iran Summons Mark Zuckerberg to Court Over Privacy
Iran Judge Calls Mark Zuckerberg to Testify in Court
Iran judge summons Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg to court
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Next round of Iran nuclear talks set for June 16-20 in Vienna: EU
EU foreign policy chief Catherine Ashton held "very long and useful discussions" with Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif in Turkey on Monday and Tuesday on ways of advancing the nuclear talks, Ashton's spokesman Michael Mann said.
Iran says West's hopes for nuclear agreement too high
Iran's Nuclear Masters
France: Talks between Iran, UN not advancing enough
Iranian judge summons Facebook's Zuckerberg to court
TEHRAN, Iran – A judge in southern Iran has ordered Facebook founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg to appear in court to answer complaints by individuals who say Facebook-owned applications Instagram and Whatsapp violate their privacy, semiofficial news ...
Iranian youths arrested for posting dancing video to song 'Happy'
Pharrell Williams says everyone should be able to celebrate their joy — including Iranian youths who were arrested for posting an Internet video of them dancing to his song "Happy." Some in Iran see the video as promoting the spread of Western culture.
Iran confirms first cases of deadly Mers infection
Officials in Iran say they have confirmed the country's first two cases of Middle East respiratory syndrome. Two sisters from Kerman province tested positive for the virus that kills around a third of those it infects. One sister is in critical ...
MERS reaches Iran; cases slowing in Saudi Arabia
MERS virus spreads to Iran
Mark Zuckerberg Summoned To Court In Iran
Mark Zuckerberg has been ordered to appear in an Iranian court to answer complaints the Facebook-owned applications Instagram and WhatsApp violate individuals' privacy. The semi-official news agency INSA quoted Ruhollah Momen Nasab, an official ...
Report: Iran Executes Billionaire Businessman Without Notice
Mahafarid Amir Khosravi, an Iranian billionaire arrested for allegedly perpetrating a $2.6 billion dollar bank fraud, was hanged on Saturday after a swift court decision to impose the death penalty. The decision was so sudden Khosravi's lawyer told ...
Iran businessman hanged for embezzlement
Iran Billionaire Convicted of Fraud Hanged So Quickly Lawyer Didn't Know
Iran's population drive worries women's rights, health advocates
In his 14-point decree, Ayatollah Ali Khamenei said increasing Iran's 76 million-strong population would "strengthen national identity" and counter "undesirable aspects of Western lifestyles". "Given the importance of population size in sovereign might ...
Next Round of Full Iran Nuclear Talks on June 16-20 in Vienna
Wall Street Journal
BRUSSELS—International negotiations over Iran's nuclear program will continue in Vienna on June 16-20, the European Union said Tuesday, as Tehran and six major powers seek to complete a broad nuclear deal by July 20. A deal would see Iran agree to ...
Former US Marine Imprisoned in Iran Seeks Retrial
A former U.S. Marine convicted of criminal charges in Iran after being accused of working for the CIA will appeal for a new trial after already seeing his sentence reduced once, his lawyer said Sunday. Amir Hekmati, a dual U.S.-Iranian citizen born in ...
Kerry Asks Iran to Release Jailed Marine
Ex-US Marine imprisoned in Iran seeks retrial