Latest Telecoms News about Iran

Iranian Satellite Jamming Causes Storm Of Controversy

  The Iranian regime has long used signal jamming to disrupt the flow of information into the Islamic republic, but it couldn't have forecast the strategy's deadly consequences....

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Apple Products go on Official Sale in Iran for the first time

  What is thought to be Iran's first official reseller of Apple products has opened in the country....

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Iran Judge Summons Facebook CEO To Court

  A judge in southern Iran has reportedly ordered Facebook founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg to appear in court....

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Iran Court Reportedly Orders Instagram Blocked

  Iran's semiofficial Mehr news agency is reporting that a court has ordered that Instagram be blocked over privacy concerns....

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Iranian Cleric Says Unhealthy Satellite Jamming Un-Islamic

  Even if satellite jamming is a useful tool in protecting Islamic values, it is not permissible under Islamic law if it poses a health threat....

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Iran Reviews Effects of Jamming

  The International Human Rights Campaign (IHRC) in Iran, a New York-based nongovernmental organization, reported yesterday that the Tehran government has formed a committee to investigate the effects of satellite jamming on public health....

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Turkcell Resumes Lawsuit Against MTN Over Iranian License

  Turkish mobile network, Turkcell has resumed its stalled legal action against South Africa's MTN over the contentious issue of the Iranian mobile operator license....

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Iran's Hard-Liners Criticize Alleged Efforts To Unblock Facebook

  Hard-line Iranian legislators allege that members of Iran's government have met to discuss unblocking Facebook in Iran. ...

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Iran To Mull Unblocking Social-Media Sites

  Iran's Ministry of Information and Communications Technology is to set up a working group to consider a decision on unblocking Facebook and Twitter....

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Iranian telegraph operator, first to propose earthquake early warning system

  In 1909, an Iranian telegraph operator living in the remote desert town of Kerman noticed an unusual movement of the magnetic needle of his telegraph instrument. ...

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