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Channel NewsAsia
Iran orders social media sites to store data inside countrycarried by state news agency IRNA on Sunday. The council, whose members are se
Iran orders social media sites to store data inside country
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 11 hours ago
carried by state news agency IRNA on Sunday. The council, whose members are selected by Iran's supreme leader, Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, gave social media companies a year to comply, IRNA said, adding that the measures were based on the "guidelines... Read more
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Gulf News
Despite reformist gains in Iran, conservative re-elected as speakerand an improved standard of living. Rouhani is president but ultimate power in
Despite reformist gains in Iran, conservative re-elected as speaker
Gulf News / Posted 18 hours ago
and an improved standard of living. Rouhani is president but ultimate power in Iran rests with supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei who called on the new parliament to remain faithful to the principles of the Islamic revolution that saw... Read more
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New Kerala
Iranian parliament opens new session - newkerala.com #69210president Hashemi Rafsanjani, as well as a large number of foreign journalists,
Iranian parliament opens new session - newkerala.com #69210
New Kerala / Posted yesterday
president Hashemi Rafsanjani, as well as a large number of foreign journalists, which is unusual in Iran. Supreme Leader Ali Khamenei, the most important political and religious figure in the Islamic Republic, was not present, but sent a message... Read more
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Namibia Economist
By the rockets’ red glareIran always (if implausibly) denied that it was seeking the capability to make
By the rockets’ red glare
Namibia Economist / Posted 2 days ago
Iran always (if implausibly) denied that it was seeking the capability to make nuclear weapons—the supreme leader Ali Khamenei even issued a fatwa that described possessing nuclear weapons as a “grave sin”. Mr Kim believes that nuclear... Read more
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New Kerala
West using "soft war" to weaken Iran from inside: Khamenei - newkerala.com #68664Tehran, May 27 : Iran's Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei on Thursday warne
West using "soft war" to weaken Iran from inside: Khamenei - newkerala.com #68664
New Kerala / Posted 2 days ago
Tehran, May 27 : Iran's Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei on Thursday warned against what he called the "soft war" of the West to harm the country. "Continued economic sanctions, incessant political attacks and deceptive propaganda against... Read more
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SKY News
Iran's Khamenei Warns Over West's 'Soft War'Iran's Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei has called on his fellow citizens
Iran's Khamenei Warns Over West's 'Soft War'
SKY News / Posted 3 days ago
Iran's Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei has called on his fellow citizens to remain on guard against the West's "soft war" aimed at weakening the country. "Our officials and all parts of the establishment should be vigilant about the West's... Read more
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iol.co.za
Khamenei: Be vigilant against West's 'soft war'Ankara - Iran's Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei called for vigilance agai
Khamenei: Be vigilant against West's 'soft war'
iol.co.za / Posted 3 days ago
Ankara - Iran's Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei called for vigilance against what he called a “soft war” mounted by the West and aimed at weakening the clerical establishment, state television reported on Thursday. Hardline allies of Khamenei,... Read more
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Swissinfo
Iran's Khamenei calls for vigilance against West's 'soft war' - state TVANKARA (Reuters) - Iran's Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei called for vigi
Iran's Khamenei calls for vigilance against West's 'soft war' - state TV
Swissinfo / Posted 3 days ago
ANKARA (Reuters) - Iran's Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei called for vigilance against what he called a "soft war" mounted by the West and aimed at weakening the clerical establishment, state television reported on Thursday. "Our officials and... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Iran's Khamenei calls for vigilance against West's 'soft war' - state TVANKARA: Iran's Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei called for vigilance again
Iran's Khamenei calls for vigilance against West's 'soft war' - state TV
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 3 days ago
ANKARA: Iran's Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei called for vigilance against what he called a "soft war" mounted by the West and aimed at weakening the clerical establishment, state television reported on Thursday. "Our officials and all parts... Read more
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The Star
Iran's Khamenei calls for vigilance against West's 'soft war' - state TVANKARA (Reuters) - Iran's Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei called for vigi
Iran's Khamenei calls for vigilance against West's 'soft war' - state TV
The Star / Posted 3 days ago
ANKARA (Reuters) - Iran's Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei called for vigilance against what he called a "soft war" mounted by the West and aimed at weakening the clerical establishment, state television reported on Thursday. "Our officials and... Read more
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dna
Chabahar arrangementMinister Modi’s Iran visit is the stance over the issue of terrorism. In his me
Chabahar arrangement
dna / Posted 5 days ago
Minister Modi’s Iran visit is the stance over the issue of terrorism. In his meeting with Iran’s supreme spiritual leader, Ali Khamenei, Modi is reported to have told the Iranian leader that some years ago India had wanted to organise a meeting of... Read more
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Breitbart
Iran’s Khamenei: U.S. ‘Can’t Do a Damn Thing’ to Curb Missile ProgramIran’s Ayatollah Ali Khamenei says the U.S. and other Western powers “failed an
Iran’s Khamenei: U.S. ‘Can’t Do a Damn Thing’ to Curb Missile Program
Breitbart / Posted 5 days ago
Iran’s Ayatollah Ali Khamenei says the U.S. and other Western powers “failed and God willing, they will continue to fail” to rein in the nation’s missile program. Iranian supreme leader Ali Khamenei on Monday said the United States cannot “do a damn... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Iran's Ayatollah: "The US Can't Do A Damn Thing About Our Missile Program"US just became very spoken, because as Iran's semi-official Fars News Agency re
Iran's Ayatollah: "The US Can't Do A Damn Thing About Our Missile Program"
Zero Hedge / Posted 5 days ago
US just became very spoken, because as Iran's semi-official Fars News Agency reported, cited by TOI, Iran's supreme leader Ali Khamenei on Monday said the United States cannot "do a damn thing" about the Islamic Republic’s ballistic missile... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Hardline Ayatollah who urged regime to 'slay' critics promoted to key position in Irananyone showing leniency toward the corrupt." The Assembly of Experts has the p
Hardline Ayatollah who urged regime to 'slay' critics promoted to key position in Iran
Daily Telegraph / Posted 5 days ago
anyone showing leniency toward the corrupt." The Assembly of Experts has the power to choose a successor to Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, the Supreme Leader, who is 76 and underwent prostate surgery in 2014. Ayatollah Jannati could use his new post... Read more
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NBC News
Anti-U.S. Hardliner Elected to Lead Iranian Religious Bodythe moderate politicians. However, his appointment is not a surprise as he is v
Anti-U.S. Hardliner Elected to Lead Iranian Religious Body
NBC News / Posted 5 days ago
the moderate politicians. However, his appointment is not a surprise as he is very close to the Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei who wields enormous power in the Assembly of Experts. He also serves as secretary of Iran's powerful... Read more
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EuroNews
Iran appoints hardliner Ahmad Jannati to lead powerful assemblyassembly of experts, consisting mostly of elderly clerics, is expected to choos
Iran appoints hardliner Ahmad Jannati to lead powerful assembly
EuroNews / Posted 5 days ago
assembly of experts, consisting mostly of elderly clerics, is expected to choose the successor to supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, who is 77 and rumored to be in frail health. The supreme leader has the final say on all state matters,... Read more
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The Manila Times
Hardliner is head of key Iran oversight bodyMohammad Taghi Mesbah-Yazdi, a close adviser to ex-president Mahmoud Ahmadineja
Hardliner is head of key Iran oversight body
The Manila Times / Posted 5 days ago
Mohammad Taghi Mesbah-Yazdi, a close adviser to ex-president Mahmoud Ahmadinejad. Iran’s supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei is 76 and should he die during its eight-year term, the assembly will have the task of electing his... Read more
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Breitbart
Hardliner Elected As Head Of Iran’s Top Clerical Body88-member assembly, consisting mostly of elderly clerics, is expected to choose
Hardliner Elected As Head Of Iran’s Top Clerical Body
Breitbart / Posted 5 days ago
88-member assembly, consisting mostly of elderly clerics, is expected to choose the successor to supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, who is 77 and rumoured to be in frail health. The supreme leader has the final say on all state matters,... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Hard-line cleric voted leader of Iran's Assembly of Expertsyear, also is a member of the Assembly. After the vote, Jannati reiterated rec
Hard-line cleric voted leader of Iran's Assembly of Experts
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 5 days ago
year, also is a member of the Assembly. After the vote, Jannati reiterated recent comments by Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei that the Assembly should remain "revolutionary," state TV reported. "I hope to work in a way that leads to... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Hard-line cleric voted leader of Iran's Assembly of Expertsyear, also is a member of the Assembly. After the vote, Jannati reiterated rec
Hard-line cleric voted leader of Iran's Assembly of Experts
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 5 days ago
year, also is a member of the Assembly. After the vote, Jannati reiterated recent comments by Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei that the Assembly should remain "revolutionary," state TV reported. "I hope to work in a way that leads to... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Hard-line cleric voted leader of Iran's Assembly of Expertsyear, also is a member of the Assembly. After the vote, Jannati reiterated rec
Hard-line cleric voted leader of Iran's Assembly of Experts
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 5 days ago
year, also is a member of the Assembly. After the vote, Jannati reiterated recent comments by Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei that the Assembly should remain "revolutionary," state TV reported. "I hope to work in a way that leads to... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Hard-line cleric voted leader of Iran's Assembly of Expertsyear, also is a member of the Assembly. After the vote, Jannati reiterated rec
Hard-line cleric voted leader of Iran's Assembly of Experts
Hawaii News Now / Posted 5 days ago
year, also is a member of the Assembly. After the vote, Jannati reiterated recent comments by Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei that the Assembly should remain "revolutionary," state TV reported. "I hope to work in a way that leads to... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Hard-line cleric voted leader of Iran's Assembly of Expertsyear, also is a member of the Assembly. After the vote, Jannati reiterated rec
Hard-line cleric voted leader of Iran's Assembly of Experts
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 5 days ago
year, also is a member of the Assembly. After the vote, Jannati reiterated recent comments by Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei that the Assembly should remain "revolutionary," state TV reported. "I hope to work in a way that leads to... Read more
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ABC News
Hard-Line Cleric Voted Leader of Iran's Assembly of Expertsyear, also is a member of the Assembly. After the vote, Jannati reiterated rec
Hard-Line Cleric Voted Leader of Iran's Assembly of Experts
ABC News / Posted 5 days ago
year, also is a member of the Assembly. After the vote, Jannati reiterated recent comments by Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei that the Assembly should remain "revolutionary," state TV reported. "I hope to work in a way that leads to... Read more
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Bdnews24.com
Hardliner elected as head of Iran's top clerical body88-member assembly, consisting mostly of elderly clerics, is expected to choose
Hardliner elected as head of Iran's top clerical body
Bdnews24.com / Posted 5 days ago
88-member assembly, consisting mostly of elderly clerics, is expected to choose the successor to supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, who is 77 and rumored to be in frail health. The supreme leader has the final say on all state matters,... Read more
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Herald Sun
Hardliner new head of Iran's top body88-member assembly, consisting mostly of elderly clerics, is expected to choose
Hardliner new head of Iran's top body
Herald Sun / Posted 5 days ago
88-member assembly, consisting mostly of elderly clerics, is expected to choose the successor to supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, who is 77 and rumoured to be in frail health. The supreme leader has the final say on all state matters,... Read more
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Weekly Times
Hardliner new head of Iran's top body88-member assembly, consisting mostly of elderly clerics, is expected to choose
Hardliner new head of Iran's top body
Weekly Times / Posted 5 days ago
88-member assembly, consisting mostly of elderly clerics, is expected to choose the successor to supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, who is 77 and rumoured to be in frail health. The supreme leader has the final say on all state matters,... Read more
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Reuters
In Iran, dividends of nuclear deal are slow to appearare other obstacles. The IRGC and other vested interests built up by hardliners
In Iran, dividends of nuclear deal are slow to appear
Reuters / Posted 5 days ago
are other obstacles. The IRGC and other vested interests built up by hardliners grouped around Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, the Supreme Leader, are hostile to foreign entry into Iran’s economy. Khamenei, whose power far outweighs that... Read more
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News.com.au
Hardliner new head of Iran's top body88-member assembly, consisting mostly of elderly clerics, is expected to choose
Hardliner new head of Iran's top body
News.com.au / Posted 5 days ago
88-member assembly, consisting mostly of elderly clerics, is expected to choose the successor to supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, who is 77 and rumoured to be in frail health. The supreme leader has the final say on all state matters,... Read more
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Perth Now
Hardliner new head of Iran’s top body88-member assembly, consisting mostly of elderly clerics, is expected to choose
Hardliner new head of Iran’s top body
Perth Now / Posted 5 days ago
88-member assembly, consisting mostly of elderly clerics, is expected to choose the successor to supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, who is 77 and rumoured to be in frail health. The supreme leader has the final say on all state matters,... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Hardliner new head of Iran's top body88-member assembly, consisting mostly of elderly clerics, is expected to choose
Hardliner new head of Iran's top body
Adelaide Now / Posted 5 days ago
88-member assembly, consisting mostly of elderly clerics, is expected to choose the successor to supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, who is 77 and rumoured to be in frail health. The supreme leader has the final say on all state matters,... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Hardliner new head of Iran's top body88-member assembly, consisting mostly of elderly clerics, is expected to choose
Hardliner new head of Iran's top body
The Courier Mail / Posted 5 days ago
88-member assembly, consisting mostly of elderly clerics, is expected to choose the successor to supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, who is 77 and rumoured to be in frail health. The supreme leader has the final say on all state matters,... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
In Iran, dividends of nuclear deal are slow to appearare other obstacles. The IRGC and other vested interests built up by hardliners
In Iran, dividends of nuclear deal are slow to appear
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 5 days ago
are other obstacles. The IRGC and other vested interests built up by hardliners grouped around Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, the Supreme Leader, are hostile to foreign entry into Iran’s economy. Khamenei, whose power far outweighs that... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Hardliner elected head of key Iran oversight bodyMohammad Taghi Mesbah-Yazdi, a close adviser to ex-president Mahmoud Ahmadineja
Hardliner elected head of key Iran oversight body
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 5 days ago
Mohammad Taghi Mesbah-Yazdi, a close adviser to ex-president Mahmoud Ahmadinejad. Iran's supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei is 76 and should he die during its eight-year term, the assembly will have the task of electing his... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Hardliner elected as head of Iran's top clerical body88-member assembly, consisting mostly of elderly clerics, is expected to choose
Hardliner elected as head of Iran's top clerical body
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 5 days ago
88-member assembly, consisting mostly of elderly clerics, is expected to choose the successor to supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, who is 77 and rumoured to be in frail health. The supreme leader has the final say on all state matters,... Read more
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The Star
Hardliner elected as head of Iran's top clerical body88-member assembly, consisting mostly of elderly clerics, is expected to choose
Hardliner elected as head of Iran's top clerical body
The Star / Posted 5 days ago
88-member assembly, consisting mostly of elderly clerics, is expected to choose the successor to supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, who is 77 and rumoured to be in frail health. The supreme leader has the final say on all state matters,... Read more
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Swissinfo
Hardliner elected as head of Iran's top clerical body88-member assembly, consisting mostly of elderly clerics, is expected to choose
Hardliner elected as head of Iran's top clerical body
Swissinfo / Posted 5 days ago
88-member assembly, consisting mostly of elderly clerics, is expected to choose the successor to supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, who is 77 and rumoured to be in frail health. The supreme leader has the final say on all state matters,... Read more
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Reuters
Hardliner elected as head of Iran's top clerical body88-member assembly, consisting mostly of elderly clerics, is expected to choose
Hardliner elected as head of Iran's top clerical body
Reuters / Posted 5 days ago
88-member assembly, consisting mostly of elderly clerics, is expected to choose the successor to supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, who is 77 and rumored to be in frail health. The supreme leader has the final say on all state matters,... Read more
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The Telegraph
Open Sesame in Tehranfrom countries big and small have beaten Modi to Tehranfor meetings with Rouhan
Open Sesame in Tehran
The Telegraph / Posted 6 days ago
from countries big and small have beaten Modi to Tehranfor meetings with Rouhani and Iran's supreme leader, Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, who the Indian Prime Minister called on just before flying back late evening. Rouhani referred to India as an... Read more
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Aljazeera
Indian, Iran and Afghanistan sign trade corridor deallifting of sanctions. Regional opportunities The Indian leader met Iranian of
Indian, Iran and Afghanistan sign trade corridor deal
Aljazeera / Posted 6 days ago
lifting of sanctions. Regional opportunities The Indian leader met Iranian officials including supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei and President Hassan Rouhani during a visit that he said would mark "a new chapter in our strategic... Read more
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The Washington Times
Iran taunts Israel: ‘We will raze the Zionist regime in less than 8 minutes’ on Khamenei’s ordersIran’s Supreme Leader Ali Khamenei and his surrogates started off the week by m
Iran taunts Israel: ‘We will raze the Zionist regime in less than 8 minutes’ on Khamenei’s orders
The Washington Times / Posted 6 days ago
Iran’s Supreme Leader Ali Khamenei and his surrogates started off the week by mocking the Obama administration and claiming the capability to “raze” Israel in less than 10 minutes. Mr. Khamenei told state-controlled media Monday that U.S. objections... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
India and Iran agree port deal, reviving trade tieswith Tehran after the lifting of sanctions. The Indian leader met Iranian offi
India and Iran agree port deal, reviving trade ties
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 6 days ago
with Tehran after the lifting of sanctions. The Indian leader met Iranian officials including supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei and President Hassan Rouhani during a visit that he said would mark "a new chapter in our strategic... Read more
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dna
PM Modi wraps up two-day visit to IranVikas Swarup tweeted. Modi who held extensive talks with President Hassan Rouh
PM Modi wraps up two-day visit to Iran
dna / Posted 6 days ago
Vikas Swarup tweeted. Modi who held extensive talks with President Hassan Rouhani also called on Iranian Supreme Leader Ali Khamenei before heading home. During the visit, besides the bilateral pact to develop the Chabahar port for which India... Read more
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The Financial Express
Prime Minister Narendra Modi meets Iranian Supreme Leaderhis office towards the end of his two-day visit. (PTI) Prime Minister Narendra
Prime Minister Narendra Modi meets Iranian Supreme Leader
The Financial Express / Posted 6 days ago
his office towards the end of his two-day visit. (PTI) Prime Minister Narendra Modi today called on Iranian Supreme Leader Ali Khamenei, signifying the strength of the unique relationship between the two countries. Modi, the first Indian Prime... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
Wild US election fascinates, worries Iran after nuclear dealon racial injustice and social inequality. That taps into a narrative often adv
Wild US election fascinates, worries Iran after nuclear deal
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 6 days ago
on racial injustice and social inequality. That taps into a narrative often advanced by Iran's Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, who in 2011 predicted the Occupy Wall Street protests would "thrive to the extent that the capitalist system of... Read more
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New Kerala
PM Modi departs for India - newkerala.com #67754present during the signing of th agreement. After signing of agreements in Teh
PM Modi departs for India - newkerala.com #67754
New Kerala / Posted 6 days ago
present during the signing of th agreement. After signing of agreements in Tehran, Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said, Chabahar can become a very big symbol of co-operation between Iran and India. Modi also met Irans Supreme Leader Ali Khamen... Read more
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dna
PM Modi gifts Kufic script Quran to Iranian Supreme LeaderPrime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday gifted Iranian Supreme Leader Sayyid Ali
PM Modi gifts Kufic script Quran to Iranian Supreme Leader
dna / Posted 6 days ago
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday gifted Iranian Supreme Leader Sayyid Ali Khamenei a rare 7th Century manuscript of the Holy Quran written in Kufic script and attributed to Prophet's son-in-law Hazrat Ali. Modi, who called on Khamenei at his... Read more
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The Chronicle-Telegram
Wild presidential election mesmerizes - and terrifies - Iranon racial injustice and social inequality. That taps into a narrative often adv
Wild presidential election mesmerizes - and terrifies - Iran
The Chronicle-Telegram / Posted 6 days ago
on racial injustice and social inequality. That taps into a narrative often advanced by Iran’s Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, who in 2011 predicted the Occupy Wall Street protests would “thrive to the extent that the capitalist system of... Read more
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New Kerala
Modi calls on Iran's supreme leader - newkerala.com #67709Sayyid Ali Hosseini Khamenei here. "A rare honour, signifying the strength of
Modi calls on Iran's supreme leader - newkerala.com #67709
New Kerala / Posted 6 days ago
Sayyid Ali Hosseini Khamenei here. "A rare honour, signifying the strength of the unique relationship. Supreme Leader Ali Khamenei receives PM @narendramodi," external affairs ministry spokesperson Vikas Swarup tweeted. The meeting assumes... Read more
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The Hindu
Latest updates: India, Iran sign Chabahar port dealon a two-day visit. Here's the Prime Minister's schedule: — Mr. Modi to hold
Latest updates: India, Iran sign Chabahar port deal
The Hindu / Posted 6 days ago
on a two-day visit. Here's the Prime Minister's schedule: — Mr. Modi to hold talks with Iran’s Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei and its President Hassan Rouhani. — Trilateral agreement on Chabahar trade to be signed by Mr. Modi, President... Read more
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