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Iran Fights Off New Attack From Enemy Hackers
2012-12-26 13:07:25

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online Iran, which has been targeted in several hacks over the past few years, has been busy battling yet another Stuxnet cyber attack over the past few months, according to the NY Times. This time, an Iranian official is saying foreign enemy hackers have been targeting the southern coast of Iran, home to many important industries, as well as the Culture Ministry Information Center. Though various accounts of these attacks have not...

Google Sites Blocked By Iran
2012-09-24 06:52:26

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Iran moved forward with their previously discussed plans for a domestic version of the Internet over the weekend, as government officials announced that Google would be one of the first websites to be filtered through their state-controlled information network. According to Reuters, officials are claiming that the country's self-contained version of the World Wide Web, which was first announced last week, is part of an initiative...

2012-09-16 23:00:36

Halal Investing Goes Online and ISNA Convention Attendees Get First Glimpse of Online Broker, Noriba Investing's New Platform Washington, DC (PRWEB) September 16, 2012 Online broker Noriba Investing, an official sponsor of the 2012 Islamic Society of North America´s (ISNA) annual convention reported great success from the event. In addition to debuting its online platform and Halal Portfolio builder, representatives at the convention gave an educational presentation on how Islamic...

2012-08-30 23:00:19

Noriba Investing will be showcasing a never before available platform to retail investors at this years 2012 ISNA (Islamic Society of North America) Convention in Washington DC Washington DC (PRWEB) August 29, 2012 "Money can be moral. Profit can be pure" halal Investing for the masses--that is the theme at this years ISNA (Islamic Society North America) annual convention for halal-compliant investment house, Noriba Investing. They will be showing Muslim traders and investors how to make...

2008-09-05 03:00:12

Text of report by semi-official Iranian Students News Agency (ISNA) website Iran opposed the passing of a pipeline through the Caspian Sea. Iranian Students News Agency correspondent reports that Mahdi Safari - foreign ministry deputy - told reporters in Baku [Azerbaijan] that the Iranian side is opposed to the commissioning of a pipeline in the depths of the Caspian Sea. This is because it can damage the environment. This diplomat reassured those present that Iranian and Russian soil can...

2006-08-31 08:36:13

TEHRAN (Reuters) - A Canadian-Iranian writer freed after four months in an Iranian jail for allegedly endangering state security was quoted by an Iranian news agency on Thursday as saying he had been duped into aiding U.S. organizations. "I used to write articles about Iran and the Middle East in some Web sites which I was not aware were linked to intelligence services," Ramin Jahanbegloo, 46, told Iran's student news agency ISNA shortly after his release on Wednesday. "While in...

2006-02-28 03:53:24

TEHRAN (Reuters) - An earthquake with a magnitude of 5.6 hit southeast Iran on Tuesday, Tehran's geophysics center was quoted as saying by the ISNA students news agency. There was no immediate report of casualties or damage in the quake which struck the borders of Kerman and Hormuzgan provinces.

2006-02-06 12:21:29

TEHRAN (Reuters) - Iran has cut all trade ties with Denmark because of the publication of satirical cartoons of the Prophet Mohammad, Iranian Commerce Minister Massoud Mirkazemi was quoted as saying by the Iranian student news agency ISNA. "All trade ties with Denmark were cut," he was quoted as telling a news conference. He said from Tuesday Iran would stop any Danish goods from entering its customs areas. Iran imports $280 million worth of goods from Denmark a year.

2005-12-07 10:03:03

TEHRAN (Reuters) - Half a century ago television sets crackled into life across Iran and Manouchehr Nozari became the country's first star of the medium. He died aged 69 on Wednesday. "The box you are now looking at and seeing my image in is called television," he told viewers 48 years ago. Aged only 21 then, Nozari went on to become a household name as an actor and anchorman. He also dubbed dozens of foreign films, with U.S. star Jack Lemmon being one of his specialties. Nozari...

2005-07-23 08:58:50

TEHRAN (Reuters) - An unprecedented report from Iran's conservative judiciary acknowledged that human rights violations were widespread in prisons, the ISNA students news agency said on Saturday. According to ISNA, the report said prisoners faced solitary confinement, torture, unwarranted arrest and possibly sexual harassment when detained by Iran's judiciary, military and police. Iran's former reformist-dominated parliament last year wrote into law an order from Judiciary Chief Ayatollah...

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