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# iranian - Thursday 24 November, 2016

'ISIS claims responsibility' for suicide bomb blast which killed at least 70 people
# Bomb Blast
# Bomb Blast

'ISIS claims responsibility' for suicide bomb blast which killed at least 70 people

Nov 24th 2016, 3:52 PM 11,543 Views 28 Comments

The explosion seemingly targeted Iranian pilgrims who were returning from a pilgrimage.

# iranian - Monday 21 December, 2015

Iranians create 'walls of kindness' to help homeless people through winter
# A Helping Hand
# A Helping Hand

Iranians create 'walls of kindness' to help homeless people through winter

Dec 21st 2015, 10:09 AM 9,751 Views 25 Comments

People have been leaving clothes and shoes on hooks in cities all across the country.

# iranian - Tuesday 10 November, 2015

Red wine has caused a meeting between the leaders of France and Iran to be cancelled
# Meal Or No Meal
# Meal Or No Meal

Red wine has caused a meeting between the leaders of France and Iran to be cancelled

Nov 10th 2015, 3:39 PM 24,206 Views 63 Comments

The French government said that accepting the Iranian demands would have gone against “republican traditions”.

# iranian - Saturday 3 January, 2015

Iran rejects law enforcing the wearing of the hijab as unconstitutional
# Islamic Law
# Islamic Law

Iran rejects law enforcing the wearing of the hijab as unconstitutional

Jan 3rd 2015, 7:34 PM 22,398 Views 56 Comments

The law was a proposed reaction to more liberal dress styles adopted within the country.

# iranian - Monday 28 April, 2014

'Blood money' has saved 358 Iranians from the death penalty
# Blood Money
# Blood Money

'Blood money' has saved 358 Iranians from the death penalty

Apr 28th 2014, 7:15 PM 8,888 Views 21 Comments

The payment is made under the Islamic sharia law of diya and allows a victim’s family pardon a criminal.

# iranian - Sunday 10 November, 2013

Rouhani vows to protect Iran's nuclear rights
# Iran
# Iran

Rouhani vows to protect Iran's nuclear rights

Nov 10th 2013, 11:38 AM 5,270 Views 71 Comments

The Iranian president says that there are “red lines that won’t be crossed”.

# iranian - Saturday 15 June, 2013

Hassan Rowhani wins Iran presidency
# Election
# Election

Hassan Rowhani wins Iran presidency

Jun 15th 2013, 7:01 PM 5,609 Views 22 Comments

Rowhani has vowed to restore diplomatic ties with the United States and end discrimination against women.

# iranian - Monday 28 January, 2013

Iran's space monkey doesn't look happy
# Monkey Business
# Monkey Business

Iran's space monkey doesn't look happy

Jan 28th 2013, 5:55 PM 15,375 Views 101 Comments

This little guy is the Yuri Gagarin of Iran’s monkeys. He looks pretty unhappy about that, though.

# iranian - Tuesday 7 August, 2012

British bank Standard Chartered rejects US claims of laundering Iran's money
# Banks
# Banks

British bank Standard Chartered rejects US claims of laundering Iran's money

Aug 7th 2012, 8:30 AM 1,852 Views 10 Comments

US regulators have accused the bank of leaving the US financial system ‘vulnerable to terrorists’.

# iranian - Sunday 5 August, 2012

VIDEO: Syria rebels say hostages are elite soldiers from Iran
# Kidnapped
# Kidnapped

VIDEO: Syria rebels say hostages are elite soldiers from Iran

Aug 5th 2012, 1:44 PM 3,220 Views 26 Comments

The rebels say that the Iranians kidnapped yesterday are actually Revolutionary Guards and not pilgrims, as was originally claimed.

# iranian - Saturday 4 August, 2012

48 pilgrims from Iran kidnapped in Syria - reports
# Middle East
# Middle East

48 pilgrims from Iran kidnapped in Syria - reports

Aug 4th 2012, 3:14 PM 2,128 Views 11 Comments

The 48 Iranians were abducted by armed terrorists who boarded their bus in the Syrian capital of Damascus.

# iranian - Wednesday 4 August, 2010

Iran denies grenade attack on President
# Iran
# Iran

Iran denies grenade attack on President

Aug 4th 2010, 11:40 AM 154 Views 0 Comments

Days after Ahmadinejad said Zionists were out to assassinate him.

# iranian - Tuesday 13 July, 2010

Iran saves electricity - by shutting down
# Iran
# Iran

Iran saves electricity - by shutting down

Jul 13th 2010, 11:13 AM 103 Views 0 Comments

Seems an extreme way to save on bills.