'No One is Safe': Iran Steps Up Activist, Journalist Arrests in Protest Crackdown

Twenty journalists have been imprisoned since the protests erupted earlier this month over the death of Mahsa Amini, 22, who had been arrested by the country’s notorious morality police. The arrests come on top of severe internet restrictions and blocking of sites including Instagram and WhatsApp.
#MahsaAmini #Iran #News #Technology #Internet


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Hijab hypocrisy: Iran, Mahsa Amini and the double standards of Islamic countries

A group of students protested in front of the Indian embassy in Tehran. They claimed that the hijab restrictions were discriminatory against Muslims. The demonstration was 'state sponsored', according to a news report.
#MahsaAmini #Indian #Muslims #Tehran #News #Technology #Internet


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Beaten But Unbeaten: Iran women tear through Islamic tyranny in the face of most brutal repression

Protests have erupted in about 80 cities and towns in the past few days. Women have publicly burned their hijab and cut their hair in protests. The ongoing demonstration is dubbed as a way to defend women’s rights.
#Islamic #Iran #News #Technology #Internet


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Elon Musk deploys 'Starlink' in Iran after govt restricts internet access

The iran authorities had cut off internet access for many of its citizens. A 22-year-old woman was killed in police custody in january.
#ElonMusk #Mint #Starlink #Iran #News #Technology #Internet


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Islamic regime snaps internet to curb protests in Iran as toll in violent clashes climbs to 26

The death toll for protestors killed during clashes climbed to 26, according to local media reports. Despite the internet connection being snapped, protesters continued to gather chanting slogans against the rigid Islamic regime in Iran.
#Islamic #Iran #News #Technology #Internet


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No internet in Iran, 50 dead as anti-Hijab stir rages; Musk ‘activates' Starlink

No internet in Iran, 50 dead as anti-Hijab stir rages; Musk 'activates' starlinkTesla CEO Elon Musk activated his internet service in the nation amid a shutdown. The united states has issued guidelines to expand internet services to Iranians.
#Musk #HindustanTimes #anti #Hijab #Iran #News #Technology #Internet


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Elon Musk activating Starlink in Iran amid government's internet shutdown

Elon Musk said on friday that he would activate the company's satellite internet service, Starlink in Iran. He said that the united states took action to advance internet freedom and the free flow of information to Iranians. Iran has imposed tough restrictions on the usage of the internet to stop the protesters from gathering amid international condemnation.
#ElonMusk #Starlink #Iranian #Iran #News #Technology #Internet


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US Allows Tech Firms, SpaceX's Starlink To Expand Internet Services To Iran

The license effectively creates an exemption to the US’s strict sanctions against the country. The government has cut off access to the internet for most of its 80 million citizens.
#SpaceX #Iran #News #Technology #Internet


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Elon Musk Says 'Activating Starlink' In Iran After US Eases Curbs On Internet Services To The Country - Alphabet (NASDAQ:GOOG), Alphabet (NASDAQ:GOOGL) - Benzinga

The government has cut off access to the internet to most of the nation’s 80 million citizens. The new license expands exemptions to social media platforms, video conferencing and cloud services, as well as anti-censorship tools.
#ElonMusk #Benzinga #Starlink #Internet #Iran #News #Technology #Internet


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Elon Musk should provide internet in Iran, lawmakers urge Yellen

A bipartisan group of lawmakers called for the exemption in a tweet on monday. They asked the Treasury to clarify its policies for fostering communications access in sanctioned countries. The u.s. Must do everything in its power to help "the brave Iranians protesting against injustice"
#ElonMusk #Treasury #Iranian #Iran #News #Technology #Internet


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No Instagram, Whatsapp in Iran as hijab protests grow: Internet curbs explained

The protests started after the death of 22-year-old Mahsa Amini last week. It has no longer been possible to access Instagram in Iran since yesterday (Wednesday) evening. Internet access in Iran is already extremely restricted by the government.
#MahsaAmini #HindustanTimes #Iran #News #Technology #Internet


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Musk needs permit from Treasury Dept to operate satellite internet in Iran

The company has been in operation since 2019. It disperses thousands of satellites orbiting the earth to provide broadband access globally. The firm has attempted to provide internet access to the Ukrainian people during Russia's invasion.
#Musk #TreasuryDept #Ukrainian #Russia #News #Technology #Internet


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Supercomputer predicts England XI to start World Cup clash vs Iran including Man Utd and Chelsea stars out of club XIs

A SUPERCOMPUTER predicts the England line-up for their opening world cup match against Iran. Ben Chilwell and Raheem Sterling are tipped to start despite the former not being first-choice at Chelsea. The three Lions will kick off their Qatar world cup campaign on November 21.
#BenChilwell #Chelsea #WorldCup #England #News #Sports #Football


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Trump feared assassination by Iran as revenge for Suleimani death, book says

A new book by a husband-and-wife team will be published in the US next week. The book charts Trump’s Iran policy from reluctant talks over the nuclear deal signed under Barack Obama to the US withdrawal in may 2018. It also charts the point in June 2019 when Trump agreed to air strikes.
#Trump #Iran #News #Entertainment #Books


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Chandrachud: Not a big deal if somebody records proceedings on a cell phone, nothing is confidential here: SC judge DY Chandrachud - The Economic Times

India Seeks Supply Surety Before Any Talks on Russia Cap India will consider backing the US-proposed price cap on Russian crude only if supplies from countries such as Venezuela and Iran are assured. The world’s fifth largest economy has improved over the years.
#Russia #Russian #India #News #Technology #Mobile


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Will join Russia oil cap coalition when alternative supply is ensured: Govt

India will consider backing price cap on Russian crude oil proposed by US only when it will be assured of supplies from and Iran. As India imports 85 per cent of its crude demand, high oil prices hits the nation's economy. Joe Biden-led US administration has invited India to join coalition of Russia's oil price cap.
#BusinessStandardNews #Russian #Russia #News #Business #Economy


4 weeks ago

Iran deal a wild card for oil market strained by supply risks

A looming EU embargo on Russian oil is expected to exacerbate supply tightness and keep prices in triple digits this year. A survey of 41 economists and analysts forecast benchmark Brent crude would average $103.93 a barrel this year, down from a forecast of $105.75 in July but above its current $100 trading level.
#Brent #Russian #Iran #News #Entertainment #Tv


1 months ago

WTI Crude Oil Edges Higher, Buoyed by Potential OPEC Supply Cuts

WTI c limbs t oward $94 a b arrel a fter gains of 2.5% last week. Investors track supply cuts, fresh unrest in Libya and timeline for Iran talks. WTI is on course for a third straight monthly drop on slowing global growth and central bank tightening.
#Libya #News #Business #Economy


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Taiwan outplays Qatar to finish 7th in U18 Asian Championship - Focus Taiwan

Taiwan finished seventh at the FIBA U18 Asian Championship in Iran on Sunday after topping Qatar 93-71 in a game that remained close until the last six minutes of the contest. South Korea and Japan were to play for the title later Sunday. The Middle East team from Qatar had also lost its last two games by 44 points (to China) and 37 points (Iran)
#FocusTaiwan #U18AsianChampionship #FIBAU18AsianChampionship #Taiwan #News #Sports #Basketball


1 months ago

Chinese volleyball team play match with masks on, internet users express concern

China's volleyball association apologised on its weibo page for causing widespread concern in society. The team lost the opening set of the match against Iran while wearing the masks but went on to win 3-1, finishing top of their group. Some players began to remove their masks just before the end of the first set in Pasig City.
#China #News #Technology #Internet


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