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25 min ago | PanArmenian Network

Iran's Rouhani urges clerics to be more tolerant of internet

PanARMENIAN.Net - Iran's President Monday, Sept 1, urged the country's clerics to be more tolerant of the Internet and new technologies, which are often the target of criticism by influential hard-liners in the Islamic Republic, the Associated Press reports.

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4 hrs ago | Weekday Magazine

Iranian Women's Monthly Under Pressure From Hard-Liners

A newly launched women's monthly run by a prominent female editor has irked Iranian hard-liners, who have accused her of promoting "obsolete" feminist views and ideas that are un-Islamic.

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4 hrs ago | SFGate

Why The Obama Administration Wants This Journalist In Jail

President Barack Obama came into office in 2009 promising a new era of unprecedented transparency in his administration.

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7 hrs ago | Arutz Sheva Israel News

IS, Hamas, Iran and the West's Naivet

The beheading of U.S. journalist James Foley has raised concerns in the West about Islamist threats.

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11 hrs ago | Tehran Times

Iran expects reciprocity in nuclear talks: Rouhani

Iran will pursue the nuclear talks with the 5+1 group in sincerity on the condition that the six major powers seek to build confidence and act in line with international law with more transparency, Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said on Sunday.

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Sun Aug 31, 2014

Al Bawaba

Qatar Philharmonic with Han-ha Chang invited to prestigious concert hall in europe

The concert, to be held on Sunday 7th September, will be the first by a Gulf-based ensemble in the 120-year history of The BBC Proms, the world's largest classical music festival.

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Silicon Alley Insider

The Worst Case Scenario In The Middle East, In One Sentence

Shi'ite volunteers, who have joined the Iraqi army to fight against militants of the Islamic State, formerly known as the Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant , take part in field training in Najaf, August 20, 2014.

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Payvand News of Iran

Elusive Deal With Iran Could Yield Foreign Policy Legacy for Obama

U.S. President Barack Obama speaks with Iranian President Hassan Rouhani in this official White House photo released Sept.

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Tehran Times

Iran to be guest of honor at Moscow Intl. Book Fair in 2016

TEHRAN Iran will be the guest of honor at the Moscow International Book Fair in 2016, the director of Iran's Cultural Fairs Institute, Amir-Masud Shahramnia, announced in a press conference in Tehran on Saturday.

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Big News Network.com

Column: Saudi-Iran Meeting Could Boost Fight Against Islamic State

Our eNewspaper network was founded in 2002 to provide stand-alone digital news sites tailored for the most searched-for locations for news.

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In-depth Africa

International Overdose Awareness Day - 180,000 Drug Related Deathsa Each Year

Opioid overdose makes up the largest category, affecting mainly young people: 13 per cent of overdose deaths reported in Europe occur among those aged under 25 years.

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Tehran Times

Iran to unveil domestically manufactured Fateh submarine: admiral

TEHRAN Iran will unveil its domestically designed and built Fateh submarine on November 28 to display its capability to build submarines, the commander of the Iranian Navy, Rear Admiral Habibollah Sayyari, announced on Saturday.

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Sat Aug 30, 2014

Trend

Quake shakes Sabzevar in Razavi province

An earthquake measuring 3.5 on Richter scale jolted Sabzevar in eastern province of Khorasan Razavi on Sunday early morning, IRNA reported.

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NCR Iran

Iran: Health of political prisoner on hunger strike deteriorating

Iranian political prisoner Mr. Behnam Ebrahimzadeh who has been on hunger strike over past three weeks is in dire physical condition in Karaj's Gohardasht Prison.

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Payvand News of Iran

Iran Bolsters Surveillance of Phones, Internet

One year after Iranian President Hassan Rouhani assumed the office of President, the regime in Tehran is apparently stepping up surveillance of its citizens' online and telephone activities, threatening some with punishment for "seditious" activities.

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The San Diego Union-Tribune

Iran's president dodges question on held...

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani gives a press conference in Tehran, Iran, Saturday, Aug. 30, 2014.

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Journal Gazette

Irana s president dodges question on held reporter

In this photo taken on April 11, 2013, Jason Rezaian, right, an Iranian-American correspondent for the Washington Post, and his wife Yeganeh Salehi, an Iranian correspondent for the Abu Dhabi-based daily newspaper The National, smile as they attend a presidential campaign of President Hassan Rouhani in Tehran, Iran.

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Global Voices Online

13 Photos by an Exiled Iranian Photojournalist of People Caught in Conflict in the Middle East

See all those languages up there? We translate Global Voices stories to make the world's citizen media available to everyone.

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Tehran Times

Iran writes to UN warning about consequences of Israeli air incursion

TEHRAN Iran has written a letter to the United Nations warning about the consequences of the Zionist regime's incursion into Iran's airspace.

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AME Info

China approves to finance five petrochemical projects

Iran' deputy oil minister, Abbas Sheri-Moqaddam said Monday China has approved to finance five petrochemical projects, IRAN Daily reported.

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