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  1. Petition for release the of seven Bahá'í leaders in IranRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Scoop

    At the invitation of the Honourable Annette King the New Zealand BahA 'A community is presenting a petition to the House of Representatives asking the NZ government to demand the release of the seven former leaders of the Baha'i community in Iran and to endorse the call of a senior Muslim cleric for religious co-existence.

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  2. Despite a Crackdown, Iranian Fashion Keeps Pushing BoundariesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | TIME.com

    In the latest case of Iranian authorities cracking down on fashion they deem "un-Islamic," a famous clothing design institute called "Khaneh Mode" or Mode House was shut down last week in Tehran.

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  3. Ruling of Combined 127-Year Sentence for Facebook Users Violates Iran's Own LawsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 25 | Payvand News of Iran

    A source knowledgeable about the case of eight young Iranians sentenced to heavy prison sentences for their activities on Facebook told the International Campaign for Human Rights in Iran that in an illegal ruling, Branch 28 of the Tehran Revolutionary Court under Judge Moghisseh has issued verdicts that are up to three times longer than allowable ... (more)

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  4. ISIS reportedly orders women and girls of Mosul to undergo 'genital mutilation'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 24 | Hot Air

    Following the purge of Christians in the Iraqi city of Mosul and the destruction of a nearly 2,000-year-old Christian house of worship , fighters with the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria have continued to impose a grotesque and medieval form of Sharia Law on the city's remaining Muslim residents.

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  5. PersepolisRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 24 | TrekEarth

    Persepolis Or Persepolis in the northeast of Shiraz is the name of one of the ancient cities of Iran which continued through the years, the capital of the Achaemenid Empire of Time magnificent ceremonial monarchy in Iran 's.

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  6. Iran: 10 prisoners, including 4 women, hanged in Birjand; prisoner sentenced to stoning in QaemshahrRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 24 | NCR Iran

    The mullahs' regime hanged 10 prisoners, including four women, in the central prison of city of Birjand on July 20 and 21. Eight of them were executed in a collective hanging on Sunday night, July 20. Meanwhile, regime's chief justice of city of Qaemshahr reported of a sentence against a 32-year-old that is to be executed twice, once by hanging and ... (more)

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  7. An Unprecedented Look Inside Iran From A Getty PhotographerRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 23 | Silicon Alley Insider

    Ever since Getty photographer John Moore visited Iran 10 years ago to cover parliamentary elections in Tehran, he's had an itch to experience the country behind the headlines.

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  8. Remaking IranRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 22 | The Daily Star

    IRANIAN President Hassan Rouhani recently marked the end of his first year in office not only with smiles, but also with further evidence of his efforts at domestic reform and geostrategic reorientation.

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  9. Naqsh-e RustamRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 22 | TrekEarth

    Wikipedia Naqsh-e Rustam Sets the name of an ancient city located north of the village near Shiraz, Fars Province, Iran Zangiabadi is located at a distance of 6 kilometers from Persepolis.

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  10. Iran: Five men flogged and one Christian 'burnt on lips' for eating during RamadanRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 22 | NCR Iran

    Five Iranians have been flogged and a Christian had his lips burnt with a cigarette as punishment for not fasting during the holy month of Ramadan.

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  11. Five Iranians lashed for breaking Ramadan fastRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 22 | Trend

    Five Iranian citizens were lashed in public in the country's western city of Kermanshah due to breaking of the Ramadan fast.

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  12. Hardliners maneuver over Iran talks extensionRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 22 | Asia Times

    Hardliners maneuver over Iran talks extension By Mahan Abedin As the nuclear talks between Iran and six world powers was drawing to a close last week, Iranian hardliners gathered in a conference suitably dubbed as "red lines".

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  13. PICKS: "Unedited History: Iran 1960-2014"Read the original story

    Sunday Jul 20 | Artforum Intl.

    The curators of "Unedited History: Iran 1960-2014" claim "not to construct a definitive history but to recreate the major social and political 'sequences' that shaped the country's visual culture between the 1960s and the present day."

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  14. Rouhani's remaking of IranRead the original story

    Monday Jul 21 | The Japan Times

    Iranian President Hassan Rouhani recently marked the end of his first year in office not only with smiles, but also with further evidence of his efforts at domestic reform and geostrategic reorientation.

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  15. Rouhani's U.S. dependence in remaking ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 20 | Korea Herald

    Iranian President Hassan Rouhani recently marked the end of his first year in office not only with smiles, but also with further evidence of his efforts at domestic reform and geostrategic reorientation.

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  16. What's it like to motorcycle solo through Iran as a woman?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 17 | 12NewsNow.Com

    I'm in the immigration line at the Turkey-Iran border and my heart is pounding as I wait to be stamped into the Islamic Republic.

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  17. Bestway Tours & Safaris Launches 15-Day Persian Gardens Escorted TourRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 18 | Travel World News

    Bestway Tours & Safaris has announced a journey to explore the artistic heritage of Iran with a special emphasis on the beautiful Persian Gardens.

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  18. Is Rouhani about to square Iran's circle?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 17 | Globe and Mail

    Iranian President Hassan Rouhani in New York, Sept. 27, 2013. In a speech Jan. 14 in Khuzestan province, he said that Western powers have agreed to drop sanctions and recognize the peaceful nature of Iran's nuclear program.

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  19. She rode 3,000 miles solo through IranRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 16 | CNN

    Crossing the Dasht-e-Lut toward the ancient city of Yazd. British travel writer Lois Pryce spent 60 days motorcycling around the country, on her own.

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  20. Remaking IranRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 16 | Project Syndicate

    Iranian President Hassan Rouhani recently marked the end of his first year in office not only with smiles, but also with further evidence of his efforts at domestic reform and geostrategic reorientation.

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