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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 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 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

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, 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

The blast at the al-Ghadir missile base at Bid Ganeh was so powerful it rattled windows 50 kilometres away in Tehran.

Iran links dissident group to Saudi assassination plot

Tehran says the suspect in a plot to assassinate a Saudi envoy in the US belongs to an Iranian dissident group the state regards as its "sworn enemy".

Gays come out fighting

Bisi Alimi is among the founding members of a new international pressure group formed to tackle the rise in homophobic violence.

Iran’s regime hardens crackdown on freedom

Iranian security officials used batons and teargas to disperse thousands of protesters at a silent rally held in central Tehran.

47 executions in three weeks

Iran has hanged almost 50 people during the past three weeks, according to human rights groups.

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