Ex-home secretary Jack Straw returns from a visit to Tehran convinced that it’s time for the West to rethink its relationship with the regime
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Friday 10 January 2014
Veteran politician has just returned from Tehran as part of 'well received' UK parliamentary delegation
Tuesday 12 November 2013
Eugene Kasperksy warns goverments engaged in cyber warfare that "everything you do - it's a boomerang: it will get back to you."
Tuesday 08 October 2013
Britain and Iran have started talks aimed at restoring diplomatic relations two years after an angry mob ransacked the UK embassy, the Foreign Secretary William Hague has said.
Sunday 29 September 2013
Israeli leader plans to fight ‘the blitz of smiles’ as the US eyes Rouhani talks
Wednesday 25 September 2013
Iranian President says he wishes to finalise a resolution on Tehran’s nuclear programme within ‘months not years’
Tuesday 17 September 2013
But social media followers had their brief access removed this morning
Thursday 05 September 2013
Mohammad Javad Zarif continues an apparent online strategy conveying warmer relations with Israel
Hassan Rouhani: Iran's new president promises advances in women's rights and calls for West to end 'language of sanctions'
Sunday 04 August 2013
Could the new president bridge the divide between Iran and the West?
Friday 02 August 2013
President-elect also expressed doubts about the possibility of an Israeli-Palestinian peace
Wednesday 03 July 2013
The President-elect, Hassan Rowhani, has called for the government and the powerful clergy to end interference in the private lives of citizens, free up internet access and allow state media to be more open.
Monday 17 June 2013
Hassan Rouhani has given his first news conference since being declared as Iran’s new President-elect, vowing to continue to enrich uranium and so putting him on a collision course with Western powers.
Sunday 16 June 2013
Israel however is sceptical Rouhani will usher in change
Friday 14 June 2013
We shall miss him. The cheeky smile, the chipmunk eyes, the Spanish Armada beard, the crackpot President who once claimed that a cloud emanated above his head at the UN – then denied he’d ever said such nonsense – and then confessed that he had when confronted with tape of his holy utterance.
Google detects tens of thousands of 'politically motivated' phishing attacks ahead of Iranian elections
Thursday 13 June 2013
According to Google the attacks have targeted tens of thousands of users
Sunday 02 June 2013
Newspaper close to Ahmadinejad suspended while supporters of moderate rounded up
Britain to take more refugees as Cameron bows to pressure after more than 250,000 back our campaign
Senior British politicians tell David Cameron: When dead children are being washed up on beaches – it's time to act
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