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(Norse mythology) a blind god

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Hossein Derakhshan publicly announced that he would return to Iran in late 2008.
Hossein Derakhshan: In 1999, Hossein Derakhshan was a print journalist at the reformist newspaper Asr-e Azadegan (Age of the Free People).
Hossein Derakhshan, a 33-year-old reporter, emigrated to Canada in 2000 after his reform-minded Tehran newspaper was shut down.
During the elections in Iran last June, Hossein Derakhshan, a 31-year old Iranian journalist and weblogger, was interrogated for four hours by government officials at Tehran's Mehrabad Airport.
An Iranian-Canadian blogger named Hossein Derakhshan wrote in November that the blog Islamic Army "has threaten [sic] a big list of Iranian blogger [sic] for their 'insults' to Allah, Prophet Mohammad and other Shia Imams.
An Iranian-Canadian blogger, Hossein Derakhshan, who spent six years in Evin Prison for his writings, has received a surprise pardon from Supreme Leader Ali Khamenehi, one of the rare instances in which Khamenehi has pardoned a political prisoner.
Two rescue and relief teams rushed to the scene of the incident, rescued the wounded and and transferred them to the hospital," Spokesman of the Iranian Red Crescent Society (IRCS) Hossein Derakhshan said later on Wednesday.
Tehran, Sept 29 (ANI): An Iranian court has sentenced "Iranian blogfather," Hossein Derakhshan, to more than 19 years of imprisonment for "co-operating with hostile countries and insulting religious figures," according to a human-rights activist.
Summary: Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad issued a letter on Sunday to Tehran's prosecutor Saeed Mortazavi, calling for administration of justice in dealing with the cases of detained reporters Roxana Saberi and Hossein Derakhshan.
I am sure that if the EU had at least a 20%-30% market share of the debate and started to focus on the terrible environmental risks of nuclear energy, in six months the whole public debate in Iran would be heavily influenced by it," says Hossein Derakhshan, the former editor of an Iranian reformist newspaper who now runs one of Iran's most popular blogs, Hoder.
The Aseman airliner was on route from the Northeastern city of Mashhad to Zahedan city in the Southeast with 135 passengers on board, Hossein Derakhshan told FNA.
The others are Saeed Malekpour and Hossein Derakhshan, whose cases have received much more media attention in Canada than Ghassemi-Shall's.
Hossein Derakhshan, an Iranian-Canadian journalists best known for his blogging, has been sentenced to 19-and-a-half years in prison, according to Iranian media.
Tehran, Sept 24 (ANI): Iranian prosecutors have demanded the death penalty for a Canadian-Iranian writer, Hossein Derakhshan, credited with starting the blogging movement in the country, and who was reportedly put on secret trial earlier this year, over his work.
on Monday a passenger bus travelling along the Tehran-Qom highway collided with another bus after its tire burst causing it to skid off the road," Spokesman for Iranian Red Crescent Society Hossein Derakhshan told FNA, adding that both vehicles went on fire in the crash.