Iran Focus: Tehran, Iran, Oct. 26 Irans hard-line President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad said that ultra-Islamist war veterans and those willing to sacrifice their lives for the Islamic revolution had to take the lead in government decisions about the way the country was being run, the semi-official daily Jomhouri Islami reported on Wednesday.
Iran Focus and agencies: London, Oct. 26 A string of United States and European officials criticised on Wednesday the threatening comments by Irans hard-line President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad against the state of Israel.
Iran Focus: Tehran, Iran, Oct. 26 Irans hard-line President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad charted his governments unyielding course vis-à-vis the state of Israel while totally rejecting the Middle East roadmap to peace as a diversion from the crusader wars between the Islamic world and the World Arrogance, or the United States.
Iran Focus: Tehran, Iran, Oct. 26 Irans hard-line President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad will address Wednesday morning, a seminar entitled World without Zionism, a semi-official daily reported on Wednesday.
UPI: Iranian Intelligence agents have entered the United States to spread disinformation, according to the Iran Policy Committee, a group composed mostly of former U.S. government officials who are lobbying the Bush administration for regime change in Teheran.
Financial Times: Complaints about rising chicken prices during the holy month of Ramadan mark the first widespread disquiet about president Mahmoud Ahmadi-Nejad, just two months after he became Iran's president.
Press Association: Failure to halt Iran's ambitions to develop a nuclear bomb could lead other countries in the region to acquire nuclear weapons of their own, a leading international affairs think tank has warned.
AP: The diplomatic maneuvering around Tehran's disputed nuclear program moved to Moscow on Monday as the top U.S. security official and Iran's foreign minister held separate consultations with top Russian officials, and Tehran agreed to resume contacts with Europe.
Iran Focus: Tehran, Iran, Oct. 25 Some 90,000 students have been forced to leave their studies for a variety of reasons, including poverty and child labour, in the northern coastal province of Mazandaran, the state-run daily Khorrasan reported on Monday.
Iran Focus: Tehran, Iran, Oct. 25 A 22-year-old man from the town of Varamin, southern Tehran, was street-paraded and sentenced to lashes for instigating trouble, a semi-official daily wrote on Monday.
Iran Focus: Tehran, Iran, Oct. 24 Irans hard-line President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad charted an intransigent course for his countrys controversial nuclear program and mocked the Wests response to the recent resumption of nuclear activities by Iran, which was sharply condemned in a European-sponsored resolution by the board of governors of the United Nations nuclear watchdog, the International Atomic Energy Agency.
Iran Focus: Washington, DC, Oct. 24 Agents of Irans notorious Ministry of Intelligence and Security (MOIS) have entered United States soil and are planning to hold a conference to spread disinformation and sow the seeds of terrorism within the American homeland, a leading Iran policy group announced in a statement on Monday.
Iran Focus: Tehran, Iran, Oct. 24 One of Irans most radical Islamist groups warned in a statement on Sunday enemies of Irans President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad to watch out for themselves if they try to infiltrate the hard-line Presidents new government.
AP: The U.S. national security adviser met with Russia's foreign minister on Monday, as Washington pushes diplomatic efforts to confront Iran over its nuclear program. Iran's foreign minister held separate talks in the Russian capital.
Iran Focus: Tehran, Oct. 23 A court ruling in the northern town of Rudsar that only imposed a fine on a hard-line judge accused of shooting a young man to death at point blank has led to public anger, according to the local residents.