WorldViews: Tehran


Posted at 02:39 PM ET, 11/29/2011

Tehran embassy seizure, as in 1979, highlights rift with West

An attack on the British Embassy by Iranian militants recalls the November 1979 takeover of the U.S. Embassy, but important differences are evident.

By William Branigin  |  02:39 PM ET, 11/29/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  World, Iran, Tehran

Posted at 01:44 PM ET, 11/10/2011

Iran to women: No skiing unless with a male guardian

A new police notice prohibits women from the slopes if they are not accompanied by a man.

By Thomas Erdbrink  |  01:44 PM ET, 11/10/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  World, Iran, Tehran, Skiing