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Nose Jobs, Tummy Tucks and Breast Enhancements Take Off in Iran – NBCNews.com


NBCNews.com

Nose Jobs, Tummy Tucks and Breast Enhancements Take Off in Iran
NBCNews.com
TEHRAN — Plastic surgery is big business in Iran. Whether in a shopping mall, bazaar, on the crowded streets of Tehran or perusing Instagram posts, the parade of bandages temporarily hiding new-and-improved body parts make clear people from many …

Posted on 28 May 2016 | 7:38 pm

Iran Arrest 8 People for Making ‘Obscene’ Music Videos – ABC News


The Times of Israel

Iran Arrest 8 People for Making 'Obscene' Music Videos
ABC News
An online report in Iran says authorities have arrested eight people for producing allegedly "obscene" music videos. The report by mizanonline.ir, a news outlet of the hard-line Iranian judiciary, is quoting Tehran prosecutor Abbas Jafari Dowlatabadi
Iran arrests 8 for producing 'obscene' music videosThe Times of Israel
Iran regime arrests 8 for producing music videosNCR-Iran.org

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Posted on 28 May 2016 | 7:27 pm

Everything on Iran – The Hindu


Everything on Iran
The Hindu
Shirin Ebadi has a memoir out, Until We Are Free: My Fights for Human Rights in Iran, that brings the remarkable story of her life up to date since her previous book, Iran Awakening. The first book had been written in the first flush of recognition

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Posted on 28 May 2016 | 6:58 pm

Iran-Led Push to Retake Falluja From ISIS Worries US – New York Times


New York Times

Iran-Led Push to Retake Falluja From ISIS Worries US
New York Times
BAGHDAD — American commandos are on the front lines in Syria in a new push toward the Islamic State's de facto capital in Raqqa, but in Iraq it is an entirely different story: Iran, not the United States, has become the face of an operation to retake
Iraqi Sunni politicians reject visit by Iran's Soleimani to FallujaReuters
Iran commander Qassem Suleimani reportedly leading Fallujah warRudaw

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Posted on 28 May 2016 | 5:06 pm

Let’s Hear No More Nonsense About Moderation in Iran – Newsweek


Newsweek

Let's Hear No More Nonsense About Moderation in Iran
Newsweek
When the nuclear agreement with Iran was signed last year, one of the arguments for it was that it would help “moderates” in Tehran. And when Iran held parliamentary elections and elections for the clerical Assembly of Experts in February, many

Posted on 28 May 2016 | 5:00 pm

New Iran Parliament Vows Bigger Roles Against ‘Arrogant Powers’ – teleSUR English


teleSUR English

New Iran Parliament Vows Bigger Roles Against 'Arrogant Powers'
teleSUR English
Iran's new Majlis (parliament) opened Saturday with the Iranian Supreme Leader urging lawmakers to turn the parliament into a locus to serve the country and a stronghold against the excessive demands of "arrogant powers." Ayatollah Ali Khamenei hailed …
Khameini warns new Iranian parliament against Western 'schemes'Jerusalem Post Israel News
Iran's Khamenei warns of western 'schemes' as new MPs meetAl-Arabiya
Iran's parliament vows bigger roles against "arrogant powers"Xinhua
Mehr News Agency – English Version –AzerNews
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Posted on 28 May 2016 | 3:53 pm

Iran swears in its tenth parliament – euronews


euronews

Iran swears in its tenth parliament
euronews
Iran has opened its tenth parliament. Newly-elected members of the 290-seat chamber took the oath of office as the assembly met on Saturday. Senior government officials attended the ceremony.
Iran's New Parliament Sworn InRadioFreeEurope/RadioLiberty
Iran's 10th Parliament Sworn InPayvand

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Posted on 28 May 2016 | 3:38 pm

Saudi Arabia and Iran fail to reach deal on Hajj – Aljazeera.com


Aljazeera.com

Saudi Arabia and Iran fail to reach deal on Hajj
Aljazeera.com
Saudi Arabia and Iran have failed to reach a deal on arrangements for Iranians to attend this year's Islamic pilgrimage to Mecca, with officials from both countries trading accusations on who was to blame for the impasse. Saudi officials accused their
Haj row escalates as Iran and Saudi Arabia miss new dealReuters
Saudi Arabia and Iran fail to reach hajj dealAl-Arabiya
Iran gives Saudi until Sunday for Hajj agreementPress TV
Tehran Times –Bloomberg –gulfnews.com
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Posted on 27 May 2016 | 11:16 pm

Iranian Students Lashed 99 Times Over Coed Party – New York Times


Washington Post

Iranian Students Lashed 99 Times Over Coed Party
New York Times
TEHRAN — More than 30 college students were arrested, interrogated and within 24 hours were each given 99 lashes for attending a graduation party that included men and women, Iran's judiciary has announced. The punishments, which were believed to …
Iranian students threw a graduation dance party. It cost them 99 lashes each.Washington Post
Iran Punishes Dozens Of Partying College Students With 99 Lashes EachHuffington Post
Iran students flogged with 99 lashes for 'dancing and jubilating' at mixed partyTelegraph.co.uk
Daily Mail –The Independent –News24
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Posted on 27 May 2016 | 8:30 am

4 reasons Iran’s new parliament is a really big deal – Vox


Vox

4 reasons Iran's new parliament is a really big deal
Vox
On May 28, Iran's newly elected parliament will be sworn in. It will be the 10th — and potentially the most consequential — elected assembly since the founding of the Islamic Republic in 1979. Of course, ultimate power rests in the hands of the
Iran's Rouhani may now control parliament, but do his economic reforms stand a chance?The Conversation US
US seizure of Iranian assets may open old woundsAl-Monitor

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Posted on 26 May 2016 | 6:30 pm

Breaking news on Iran – breakingnews.com

Iran media reporting 13 Revolutionary Guards killed in Syria – AFP

Iran media reporting 13 Revolutionary Guards killed in Syria – AFP

Posted on 7 May 2016 | 1:25 pm

Official results in 2nd round of Iran elections produce large victory for President Hassan Rouhani’s allies – AFP

Official results in 2nd round of Iran elections produce large victory for President Hassan Rouhani’s allies – AFP

Posted on 30 April 2016 | 1:43 pm

US Supreme Court upholds judgment allowing families of victims of Iran-sponsored terrorism to collect nearly $2 billion – AP

US Supreme Court upholds judgment allowing families of victims of Iran-sponsored terrorism to collect nearly $2 billion – AP

Posted on 20 April 2016 | 2:37 pm

US Dept. of Justice indicts 7 Iran-linked hackers who targeted US banks, dam in upstate New York – Washington Post

US Dept. of Justice indicts 7 Iran-linked hackers who targeted US banks, dam in upstate New York – Washington Post

Posted on 24 March 2016 | 2:15 pm

Iran says recent test-firing of ballistic missile does not violate nuclear deal, state media reports – Reuters

Iran says recent test-firing of ballistic missile does not violate nuclear deal, state media reports – Reuters

Posted on 10 March 2016 | 6:18 am

Final election results released by Iran’s Interior Ministry show moderates win majority in parliament – AP

Final election results released by Iran’s Interior Ministry show moderates win majority in parliament – AP

Posted on 29 February 2016 | 1:53 pm

Early results indicate reformist-backed candidates in Iran elections win all 30 parliamentary seats in Tehran – Reuters

Early results indicate reformist-backed candidates in Iran elections win all 30 parliamentary seats in Tehran – Reuters

Posted on 28 February 2016 | 7:10 am

Iranian President Rouhani, key ally Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani win top votes in race for Assembly of experts – Reuters

Iranian President Rouhani, key ally Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani win top votes in race for Assembly of experts – Reuters

Posted on 27 February 2016 | 6:50 pm

Iran early election resulsts show ex-President Rafsanjani, President Rouhani lead assembly of experts race – Islamic Republic News Agency via Reuters

Iran early election resulsts show ex-President Rafsanjani, President Rouhani lead assembly of experts race – Islamic Republic News Agency via Reuters

Posted on 27 February 2016 | 1:46 pm

Iran says it won’t join OPEC in production cut until exports return to pre-sanctions levels – Wall Street Journal

Iran says it won’t join OPEC in production cut until exports return to pre-sanctions levels – Wall Street Journal

Posted on 29 January 2016 | 3:43 pm