Archive for August, 2015

Iran, Britain Reopen Embassies

Iran, Britain Reopen Embassies

Britain’s Foreign Secretary Philip Hammond has reopened the British embassy in Tehran, four years afterRead More

ISIS blows up ancient temple in Syria’s Palmyra

ISIS blows up ancient temple in Syria’s Palmyra

Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) militants on Sunday blew up the ancient templeRead More

Details of the arrests and the condition of Christian detainees in Karaj

Details of the arrests and the condition of Christian detainees in Karaj

Following the home invasion by plain-clothes security officers at a gathering of new Christian convertsRead More

Punishing fines proposed for women who defy hijab

Punishing fines proposed for women who defy hijab

The Cultural Commission of the Iranian Parliament has proposed a bill to impose heavy finesRead More

in Indonesia, Muslim group protests against planned church construction

in Indonesia, Muslim group protests against planned church construction

Protesters gather outside the mayor’s office in North Bekasi, Indonesia, Aug. 10. More than aRead More

Non-Trinitarian Cult Member Received Early Release from Prison

Non-Trinitarian Cult Member Received Early Release from Prison

Alireza Seyyedian, a member of the Non-Trinitarian Branhamist cult, received pardon from Iranian authorities andRead More

Amnesty issued for twenty Iranian prisoners

Amnesty issued for twenty Iranian prisoners

The spokesman for Iran’s judiciary reported on Monday that 20 prisoners convicted of security chargesRead More

McDonald’s is a Sandwich Espionage Front!

McDonald’s is a Sandwich Espionage Front!

As Tehran lays the groundwork for the country’s return to world markets through the continuousRead More

A Virus Disease Has Spread in Ward 8 of Evin Prison

A Virus Disease Has Spread in Ward 8 of Evin Prison

Some prisoners of ward number 8 of Evin prison have been diagnosed with a kindRead More

Iran is Economically Missing Out by Repressing Baha’i Faith

Iran is Economically Missing Out by Repressing Baha’i Faith

In this “Leaders Speak!” edition, U.S. entrepreneur Bruce Rahmani argues that Iran is missing aRead More