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9 April 2014
The blogger known as Siamak Mehr writes an open letter from a small cell with 40 inmates. He is serving a 4-year sentence for writing a blog.
27 March 2014
Insurgents near the Iran-Pakistan border abducted five soldiers in February and have reportedly killed one of their prisoners, Jamshid Danaeifard. #FreeIranianSoldiers say Iranians on Twitter.
13 March 2014
The European Union foreign policy chief caused furore in Iran when she met with human rights activists and a deceased blogger's mother at the Austrian Embassy in Tehran.
17 February 2014
Who are the people of Shiraz and what are their dreams? The world famous Humans of New York has inspired yet another local Facebook page.
14 February 2014
Demonstrators say the show was insulting to Bakhtiari people and the role its leaders played in Iran's Constitutional Revolution.
12 February 2014
The Baloch Sunni-muslim insurgent group Jaish al-Adl (Army of Justice) claimed responsibility and published a photo of the abducted soldiers through social media .
10 January 2014
What do citizens expect from their city officials? A new site polls Iranians about their views and shares results with decision-makers.
6 January 2014
Hope is alive in Iran for improving the situation for fellow citizens. Here are some of the campaigns we followed in 2013.
23 December 2013
A popular smart phone application that enables access to social media is now blocked in Iran.
15 December 2013
Even after the lifting of some sanctions, Iranians still have difficulty acquiring the medicines they need to thrive or survive.