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One arrest in Semnan


HRANA, August 26, 2014. (updated)

Noushadhar Khanjani ( نوش‌آذر خانجانی), a Bahai from Semnan who was visiting family in Semnan, was arrested by security forces this morning. 258 more words

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Baha'is want minority status in India

New Delhi, Aug 22: Groups representing the Baha’is and Kashmiri Pandits have sought minority status for the two communities.

Delegations of the two communities today met Minority Affairs Minister Najma Heptullah with the demand that they be conferred with minority status, which has been so far given to Muslims, Sikhs, Christians, Buddhists and Jains, an official statement said. 95 more words

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Bahai athlete excluded from participation or recognition


Tahlili Ruz(a Kurdish-Iranian news aggregator), August 21, 2014.

Hamza Raze’i (حمزه رازیانی), a successful Kurdish athlete, has been stripped of his medals and positions after converting from Islam to the Bahai Faith, and has been forced by pressure from Iran’s security forces to leave Iran. 156 more words

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Riaz Sobhani free on furlough


HRANA, August 23, 2014.

Riaz Sobhani ( ریاض سبحانی ), who was arrested in June 2011 and is imprisoned for assisting the work of the Bahai Open University (BIHE), has been released on leave from prison in the past few hours. 140 more words

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Bahais in India seek recognition as a minority (corrected)


Press Trust of India, August 22, 2014. Corrected in the light of a report on India Tomorrow, August 23.

On August 22, delegations representing the Bahais and Kashmiri Pandits met the Minority Affairs Minister of India, Mrs. 147 more words

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Treasures

Baha’i faith; from the hidden words of Baha’ullah, part 1; from the Arabic. p.20, no.69.

O Ye sons of spirit!

Ye are my treasury, for in you I have treasured the pearls of My mysteries and the gems of My knowledge. 15 more words

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Five Bahais arrested, questioned and released in Isfahan Province


PCED (facebook page), August 21, 2014.

On the morning of August 20, police searched a home shared by Bahais in the city of Shahin Shahr, in the province of Isfahan. 84 more words

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