Heavy storm leaves five dead in Iran
Baku, Azerbaijan, Aug. 21 By Umid Niayesh - Trend: At least five people were killed and 35 others injured during a storm that hit the Iranian south eastern province of Khuzestan.
Iran: Catastrophic increase in suicides in protest at nationwide oppression, poverty and deprivation
On Monday, February 17, as the clerical regime's president Hassan Rouhani entered the Oil Company building, a retired oil industry employee set himself ablaze in protest at the abhorrent living conditions of retired people, including their removal from company homes and the neglect of their requests by regime officials.
Iran: Four Iranian Arab activists receive heavy sentences for 'waging war against God'
The Iranian regime's judiciary in south-western city of Ahvaz has handed down heavy sentences to four Arab Iranian activist who had already spent 31 months in prison under torture.
Iran jails academic for crimes against regime
TEHRAN : A well-known Iranian academic who had a death sentence overturned a decade ago has been convicted and sentenced to a year in jail for spreading propaganda against the regime.