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A Look At The Life Of General Qasem Soleimani, Key Architect Of Iran's Regional Influence

Jan 03, 2020 AFP

Qasem Soleimani has in recent years become an unlikely celebrity in Iran -- replete with a huge following on Instagram.

Pakistan PM Imran Khan To Discuss Kashmir With Ayatollah Khamenei, Hassan Rouhani In Iran

Oct 13, 2019 IANS

This trip comes after the Prime Minister had a bilateral meeting with the Iranian President on the sidelines of the 74th UN General Assembly (UNGA) session.

No More Offside! Iran's Iconic Azadi Stadium To Finally Get Women Spectators

Iran has barred Iranian women spectators at matches since the 1979 Islamic revolution, with clerics arguing they must be protected from the masculine atmosphere and sight of semi-clad men. But come October, Tehran's Azadi stadium will witness a new revolution

Iran Says It Arrested 17 CIA Agents, Sentenced Some Of Them To Death: Report

Jul 22, 2019 Outlook Web Bureau

The agencies 'successfully dismantled a (CIA) spy network on July 18,' the head of counter-intelligence at the Iranian intelligence ministry, whose identity was not revealed, told reporters in Tehran.

Iranian Parliament Passes Bill Labeling Entire US Military As Terrorist

The legislation is a step further after Iranian lawmakers last week approved a bill labelling US troops in the Mideast as terrorist, a day after the US terrorism designation for Iran's Revolutionary Guard came into effect.

14 January, 2019

15 Dead As Cargo Plane Overshoots Runway In Iran, Crashes, 1 Survives

Outlook Web Bureau

Fire immediately engulfed the aircraft after it skidded off a runway and crashed into a wall separating the Fath Airport from a residential neighborhood.

29 October, 2018

US Sanctions On Oil Exports Not Impacting Us: Iran

Outlook Web Bureau

The US State Department has set November 4 as the deadline for international oil buyers to stop all their oil purchases from Iran.

04 October, 2018

Amid Rising Tensions With US, Khamenei Pledges To 'Never' Let Iran Bow

Outlook Web Bureau

Iran’s ties with the US have strained further after the latter re -imposed sanctions after Washington withdrew from the 2015 nuclear accord between Tehran and world powers.

29 August, 2018

Ready To 'Set Aside' Nuclear Deal If Needed, Says Iran's Ayatollah Khamenei

Outlook Web Bureau

Khamenei reiterated that Iran would not engage in any negotiations with the administration of US President Donald Trump, despite his offer of unconditional talks.

14 August, 2018

Iran Offers Discount On Oil To Asia

Outlook Web Bureau

In wake of renewed US sanctions, several key buyers, including China and India, who account for roughly half of Iran's sales, have said they are not willing to make significant cuts to their energy purchases from Iran.


02 January, 2018

Iran Unrest Continues, Protesters Try To Overrun Military Bases, Police Stations, At Least 13 Dead

Outlook Web Bureau

The protests began Thursday in Mashhad over Iran's weak economy and a jump in food prices and have expanded to several cities.

29 December, 2017

Women Will No Longer Be arrested For Violating 'Islamic' Dress Code: Tehran Police

Outlook Web Bureau

The Islamic dress code is in place since the 1979 revolution

Photo Gallery

A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

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Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

PTI Photo

A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

PTI Photo

Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan

The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan

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The Future of Universities: Can India Overcome The Digital Divide?

The pandemic has made it clear that virtual learning is here to stay. In the West, the big question is whether it will dilute the quality of the college experience and education. In India, which grapples with digital divide, the question remains whether this will reach most people at all.

Jan 15, 2022 Saikat Majumdar

Super Immunity, Natural Vaccines, Covid Gods: A Desi Guide To Denying The Pandemic

Even after two years of the Covid-19 pandemic, many 'informed' individuals in India continue to deny the virus with unscientific claims and unfounded data. The latest? Omicron will end the pandemic.

Jan 08, 2022 Rakhi Bose

What Is The Future Of The Liberal Arts In Asia?

Across Asia there are deeply entrenched obstacles to a mode of higher education that is liberal in multiple senses – disciplinary and epistemological but also social and political.

Jan 01, 2022 Saikat Majumdar

Nagaland To Lakhimpur Kheri: Rights, Regimes And Restitutions in Times Of Turbulence

The two incidents in the recent past, one in Mon district of Nagaland and the other at Lakhimpur Kheri in Uttar Pradesh, undermined the core principles democracy and federalism.

Dec 28, 2021 Tanvir Aeijaz