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Iranian authorities have blocked the word "Bahman" -- the 11th month of the Persian calendar -- from Internet searches within the country, according to an opposition website.

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Iran's police chief warns against potential protestsupdated: Mon Feb 08 2010 19:16:00

Iran's police chief warned Saturday that security forces will firmly confront "illegal" gatherings on the anniversary of the 1979 Islamic Revolution, a semi-official news agency reported.

Iran opposition leaders call for protestsupdated: Tue Feb 02 2010 05:43:00

Two top Iranian opposition leaders have called on supporters to protest on February 11, the anniversary of the 1979 Islamic Revolution, an opposition Web site reported.

Why Iran FM defends crackdownupdated: Tue Feb 02 2010 05:43:00

Fareed's take on his rare interview with Iran's Foreing Minister including his defense of using violence on protesters.

Iran military wants 'swift retribution'updated: Mon Aug 24 2009 22:32:00

Top Iranian military officials have called for even faster prosecutions and demanded "swift retribution" for post-election detainees, despite more than 100 Iranians going through mass trials this month, Iranian media reported.

Iranian speaker calls for detainee rape probeupdated: Tue Aug 11 2009 07:23:00

Iran's influential parliament speaker has called for an investigation into allegations that post-election detainees were raped while in custody, state-run media said.

Opposition candidate Karroubi assails Iran's state-run mediaupdated: Tue Jun 23 2009 21:53:00

As Iran extended the deadline Tuesday to file complaints about the disputed presidential election, one candidate lashed out at the hardline government while another went the opposite direction and withdrew his accusations.

Women may sink Ahmadenijadupdated: Thu Jun 11 2009 22:24:00

Fawaz Gerges predicts incumbent Mahmoud Ahmadenijad's broken promises to women will cost him in Iran's presidential election. Iran's Election: A Reformist Dilemmaupdated: Tue Mar 11 2008 10:00:00

The deck is stacked against them in Friday's election. But opponents of Ahmadinejad are still fighting to get out the vote

Iranians await election resultsupdated: Fri Jun 24 2005 04:21:00

Polling stations closed late Friday in Iran's presidential runoff between a moderate conservative former president and Tehran's hard-line conservative mayor.

Rafsanjani to face Tehran mayor updated: Sat Jun 18 2005 00:51:00

Former President Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani will face Tehran Mayor Mahmoud Ahmadinejad in a runoff election for the Iranian presidency, the Ministry of Interior said.

117 Iranian lawmakers resignupdated: Sun Feb 01 2004 01:37:00

Ahead of elections later this month, 117 reformist lawmakers resigned from Iran's parliament Sunday, protesting the conservative Guardian Council election commission's disqualification of reform candidates.

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