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Saeed Kamali Dehghan

Saeed Kamali Dehghan

    Iran gives women a much-needed breakthrough
    Iran gives women a much-needed breakthrough
    Iran is to appoint its first female ambassador since the 1979 Islamic revolution, marking a breakthrough for women in government under the moderate...
    Hijabs off for a flash of freedom
    Hijabs off for a flash of freedom
    An Iranian journalist has received a human rights award in Geneva for creating a Facebook page inviting women in Iran to post pictures of themselves...
    Iranian Pharrell Williams fans behind 'Happy' video sentenced
    Iranian Pharrell Williams fans behind 'Happy' video sentenced
    A group of Pharrell Williams fans who were arrested for filming themselves dancing to the Williams song Happy on the rooftops of Tehran have...
    Iran's president takes steps to boost tourism
    Iran's president takes steps to boost tourism
    With its ancient ruins, glittering mosques and spectacular landscapes, Iran is home to many cultural treasures, but ever since the 1979 revolution,...
    Iran's former presidents endorse Rouhani in run up to elections
    Iran's former presidents endorse Rouhani in run up to elections
    The country's battered reformists have thrown their weight behind Hassan Rouhani, a moderate cleric favouring openness and improved relations...
    Iran unearths Basir, an 'Islamic Google Earth'
    Iran unearths Basir, an 'Islamic Google Earth'
    Iran's minister for information and communications technology, Mohammad Hassan Nami, announced this week that his country was developing what...
    Iran's economy takes a battering
    Iran's economy takes a battering
    Iran's president, Mahmoud Ahmadinejad, has survived many crises during his seven years in office. But fears over the country's crumbling...
    Iran rattles its sabres, US sticks to its guns
    Iran rattles its sabres, US sticks to its guns
    In an apparent response to reports that the US has increased its military presence in the Gulf, the commander of the Revolutionary Guards' air...
    Iranian gamers create chance to 'kill' Rushdie
    Iranian gamers create chance to 'kill' Rushdie
    Salman Rushdie was the target of a notorious fatwa issued by Ayatollah Khomeini, the founder of the Islamic Republic of Iran, 23 years ago. Now the...
    Salman Rushdie targeted in Iranian video game
    Salman Rushdie targeted in Iranian video game
    The Stressful Life of Salman Rushdie and Implementation of his Verdict is the title of the game being developed by the Islamic Association...
    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. Witnesses said it sounded...
    Iran links dissident group to Saudi assassination plot
    Iran links dissident group to Saudi assassination plot