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Unusual Sentence for Teenage Criminal

A judge in southern Iran has sentenced a teenager charged with carrying illicit drugs to learn Islamic rules instead of going to jail.
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Use of Telegram Banned in Iran’s Government Offices

Abdul-Samad Khoramabadi, an Iranian judiciary official, said the state-run institutions that make use of Telegram in their administrative affairs will be indicted for breaking...
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Iranian Rural Population Is Decreasing

The undesirable living conditions in Iranian villages, including drought, have forced villagers to gradually abandon rural areas, and this has resulted in a sharp decrease in population of villages, an Iranian official said.
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Man kills own flesh and blood in affluent Tehran neighborhood

The person behind the gruesome murder is said to have often had frequent arguments with his parents.
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Folklore Doll, Symbol of Iranian Girls Deprived of Education

By making and selling such handicrafts as folklore dolls, the girls deprived of education in southeastern Iran welcome the Persian New Year.
Rape

Illegal Afghan Immigrant Sexually Assaults Iranian Woman[:es]Inmigrante ilegal afgano comete agresiones sexuales contra una...

An illegal Afghan immigrant was arrested on charge of sexual offence against an Iranian woman.[:es]Un inmigrante ilegal de Afganistán fue detenido por cargo de delito sexual contra una mujer iraní.
Christmas

Iranian Charity Helping Poor Christians during Christmas

While Christians are celebrating Christmas and the New Year throughout the world, an Iranian charity has been raising funds to provide aid packages for poor Armenians living in Iran.
Iranian Artists, Politicians Raise Money for Release of Women Prisoners

Iranian Artists, Politicians Raise Money for Release of Women Prisoners

Several Iranian artists and politicians gathered in a ceremony to raise money for the release of female prisoners jailed for unintentional crimes.
Drugs

Policía de Irán ha decomisado 372 toneladas de drogas

El sub jefe de la Policía Nacional, General de brigada Escandar Momeni, informó de la incautación de unas 372 toneladas de drogas desde el inicio de este año...
Social harms

Homeless Junkies Living inside Graves Draw Widespread Reactions in Iran

A recent news report about dozens of homeless drug users living inside graves in a cemetery near Tehran received numerous reactions by Iranian people and celebrities, including the Oscar-winning filmmaker Asghar Farhadi who wrote an open letter to President in reaction to the report.

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