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Iran starts marking 40th anniversary of Islamic Revolution

The climactic events that year in Iran - where footage of revolutionaries in the streets gave way to black-and-white images of blindfolded American hostages in the U.S. Embassy hostage crisis months later - helped shape today's Middle East.

The Revolutionary Ride book review: The Price of Happiness

Next to him is Iran’s Supreme Leader Ali Khamenei, who, unlike Khomeini, smiles shyly and offers Pryce a cuddly “Father Christmas” look — which is a respite, and the beginning of all good things.


Iran arrests seven suspects linked to Tehran attacks killing 17

Islamic State claimed responsibility for the suicide bombings and gun attacks on parliament and the mausoleum of Ayatollah Ruhollah Khomeini.

Iran says Donald Trump reaction to attacks 'repugnant'

IS has threatened to step up recruitment within Iran, releasing its first Persian-language video in March in which it threatened to "conquer Iran and restore it to the Sunni Muslim nation as it was before."

Hassan Rouhani: Everything you need to know about the Iranian reformist leader

Hassan Rouhani was first elected president in 2013.

Talk Like an Iranian

What it means to sulk in Tehran, and other mysteries of Iranian life


Opulence anaesthetises

Outside OT,there’s permanent anaesthesia that people can get from which they don’t wake up.

Iran Presidential Election: Hasan Rowhani Profile

Centrist cleric Hasan Rowhani is all set to become Iran's next President.

Iran presidential elections: Hasan Rowhani heading towards outright victory

Hasan Rowhani has managed to gain 52.30 percent of the votes counted till now.

What’s in a name?

It takes what I must presume is a typo to render yet more edgy Salman Rushdie’s new book,Joseph Anton,his memoir of the hiding years after Ayatollah Khomeini issued a fatwa in February 1989.