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    Third official is sanctioned by US for censorship

    June 20-2014 The US Treasury Department has sanctioned a third Iranian government official for involvement in censorship. In addition to the sanctions imposed for involvement in Iran’s nuclear program, the…

    National police say hejab enforcement in high gear

    June 20-2014 The National Police have announced that enforcement of the dress code will return to high gear now that warm days have returned, making explicit that President Rohani has…

    Tehran Univ gets new chancellor

    June 20-2014 Mohammad Nili-Ahmadabadi, an educator who supported President Rohani in the election campaign, has been named the new chancellor of the University of Tehran, Tehran news reportsd said. Nili-Ahmadabadi…

    29 are now acquitted in giant fraud

    June 20-2014 Two weeks after the senior culprit in Iran’s largest fraud case was executed, a Tehran court has acquitted 29 other defendants. The state news agency said the judge…

    Singing Amy Winehouse in Tehran

    Singing Amy Winehouse in Tehran

    June 20-2014 By Robin Wright For decades, both before and after his 1979 revolution, Ayatollah Khomeini railed against “Westoxication”—the poisoning of Iran’s Islamic society by Western culture. The new theocracy…

    The T-word and Iran negotiations

    June 20-2014 By Mark Hibbs transparency is an elusive commodity in international nuclear affairs. Routinely cited as a universal virtue and not without a certain sanctimoniousness, this aspiration is sacrificed…

    Iran is committed to a peaceful nuclear program

    June 20-2014 By Mohammad Javad Zarif The nuclear talks between Iran and the P5+1 powers have reached a critical stage. I am reasonably confident that by next month’s deadline, we…

    Iran: Syria’s lone regional ally

    June 20-2014 By Karim Sadjadpour Few countries in the world stand to lose more from the collapse of the regime of Bashar al-Assad in Syria than its lone regional ally,…

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