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Iran’s parliament prepares plan for retaliating against Europe for ‘meddlesome’ behaviours

Tehran, Jan 29 (IANS) A senior Iranian lawmaker said the country’s parliament has drafted a plan for retaliating in the “harshest…
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Iran slaps new sanctions on EU, UK in tit-for-tat move

TEHRAN: Iran on Wednesday imposed sanctions on 34 individuals and entities from the European Union and Britain in reaction to…
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Iran athlete says ‘no regrets’ after losing eye at protest

PARIS: An Iranian archer who had lost sight in her left eye after being shot by security forces has said…
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Iranian currency falls to record low amid EU plans to expand sanctions against Tehran

JEDDAH(RAHNUMA): Iran’s troubled currency rial fell to a record low against the US dollar on Saturday amid discussions in the…
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Russia’s Putin holds second phone call in just over a week with Iranian president

MOSCOW: Russian President Vladimir Putin held a telephone call with his Iranian counterpart Ebrahim Raisi on Thursday, the Kremlin said,…
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Iran to ‘firmly punish’ hijab violators: report

TEHRAN: Iran’s judiciary has ordered police to “firmly punish” people who violate the country’s hijab law, a news agency reported…
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Iran, Pakistan call for setting up joint military task force

Tehran, Jan 9 (IANS) Top Iranian and Pakistani military commanders have called for establishing a joint military working group, the official…
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Iran’s exports to Saudi Arabia witness rapid growth in 2022 amid detente: Report

Tehran, Jan 8 (IANS) Iran’s exports to Saudi Arabia have increased dramatically in 2022 amid the two countries’ efforts to ease…
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Iranian chess player arrives in Spain after being warned not to return to Iran after competing without hijab

DUBAI(RAHNUMA): An Iranian chess player arrived in Spain on Tuesday after receiving what a source close to her said were…
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Iran holds military drill near strategic Strait of Hormuz

DUBAI (RAHNUMA): Iran’s military on Friday kicked off its annual drill in the coastal area of the Gulf of Oman…
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