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Saeed Kamali Dehghan

Saeed Kamali Dehghan

    Iran gives women a much-needed breakthrough
    Iran gives women a much-needed breakthrough
    Marzieh Afkham, who is the country's first foreign ministry spokesperson, will head a mission in an unnamed East Asian country.
    Hijabs off for a flash of freedom
    Hijabs off for a flash of freedom
    Masih Alinejad is not opposed to the hijab, but she has created a Facebook page because she wants people to have the freedom to choose.
    Iranian Pharrell Williams fans behind 'Happy' video sentenced
    Iranian Pharrell Williams fans behind 'Happy' video sentenced
    Seven young Iranians seen dancing in a video that went viral have been given suspended sentences of jail and 91 lashes each.
    Iran's president takes steps to boost tourism
    Iran's president takes steps to boost tourism
    With its glittering mosques and spectacular landscapes, Iran's new leaders are 
overhauling visa 
requirements to boost its tourism industry.
    Iran's former presidents endorse Rouhani in run up to elections
    Iran's former presidents endorse Rouhani in run up to elections
    Iran's reformists have backed Hassan Rouhani, a moderate cleric who has emerged as the dark horse candidate in the upcoming presidential election.
    Iran unearths Basir, an 'Islamic Google Earth'
    Iran unearths Basir, an 'Islamic Google Earth'
    The Iranian authorities have accused Google Earth of being a tool for western spy agencies, and are now planning to launch an "Islamic" competitor.
    Iran's economy takes a battering
    Iran's economy takes a battering
    Iran's president Mahmoud Ahmadinejad is shouldering the blame for the financial woes hitting the republic, writes Saeed Kamali Dehghan.
    Iran rattles its sabres, US sticks to its guns
    Iran rattles its sabres, US sticks to its guns
    Iran has announced that it's prepared to launch missiles at US bases throughout the Gulf within minutes of any attack on the Islamic Republic.
    Iranian gamers create chance to 'kill' Rushdie
    Iranian gamers create chance to 'kill' Rushdie
    Salman Rushdie is the subject of an Iranian computer game aimed at spreading the message about his "sin" against Islam to new generations.
    Salman Rushdie targeted in Iranian video game
    Salman Rushdie targeted in Iranian video game
    Salman Rushdie, author of 'The Satanic Verses', is the subject of an Iranian computer game aimed at spreading the message about his "sin".
    Iran missile blast blamed on Mossad
    Iran missile blast blamed on Mossad
    The blast at the al-Ghadir missile base at Bid Ganeh was so powerful it rattled windows 50 kilometres away in Tehran.