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Mahsa amini

AA Edit | ‘People power’ on the rise, in China & Iran

History has been a witness to empires being brought to their knees by manifestations of people’s power

06 Dec 2022 12:10 AM

Saeed Naqvi | Will the protests compel Iranian regime to begin gradual reforms?

The Iran unrest began in September when 22-year-old Kurdish woman Mahsa Amini died in the morality police’s custody

05 Dec 2022 12:05 AM

Protest-hit Iran abolishes morality police

The morality police were established under hardline president Mahmoud Ahmadinejad, to "spread the culture of hijab"

04 Dec 2022 6:27 PM

World Cup: Iran team refuses to sing national anthem in support of anti-govt protests

The 11 Iranian players stood impassively and grim-faced as their anthem rang out around the Khalifa International Stadium

21 Nov 2022 7:12 PM

Saeed Naqvi | Hijab in Iran & India: Some enlightenment for SC judges

The minority factor aggravates the problem to an extent that Justice Hemant Gupta of the Supreme Court appears not to have noticed

24 Oct 2022 3:21 AM


Iran says Mahsa Amini died of illness rather than 'blows'

Iran's Forensic Organization said "Mahsa Amini's death was not caused by blows to the head and vital organs and limbs of the body"

07 Oct 2022 5:13 PM

K.C. Singh | Russia, Iran, China, Brazil: Realpolitik in global churn

During this testy phase of international relations, all nations, big or small or intermediate, are practising realpolitik

05 Oct 2022 12:00 AM

AA Edit | Saluting freedom’s bravest fighters: Women of Iran

Mahsa Amini and her sisters in spirit are not against Islam. They are perhaps not feminists either

26 Sep 2022 9:25 AM