November 20, 2014
The 36th Cairo film festival featured two Iranian films, a documentary on censorship in Iran and a Moroccan tribute to Iranian cinema. Through them, audiences sampled the challenges facing filmmakers in the Islamic republic.
Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi UFJ was fined $315 million by a US banking regulator Tuesday for pressuring a consultant to water down a report on transactions with Iran.
November 19, 2014
Iranian deputy foreign ministers have held talks with US diplomats as negotiations are expected to continue between Tehran and the P5+1 group on the Islamic Republic’s nuclear program.
November 18, 2014
Since 1992, Iran has begun a self-sufficient military program under which it produces everything from mortars to torpedoes and jet fighters to submarines.
Faced with tough international financial penalties, Iran has turned in recent years to China, Russia and Turkey to finance major projects.
A senior Obama official called a deal on Iran's nuclear program "difficult but possible" as the November 24 deadline approaches.
November 17, 2014
Lebanon’s General Security has banned theaters from screening the Iranian film "The Silent Majority Speaks."
Morteza Pashaei died of cancer at age 30 on Friday, and thousands have gathered to remember the music icon in central Tehran.
November 14, 2014
A bomb hit a Lebanese military vehicle Friday in the outskirts of Arsal's northeast region, according to a security source, wounding two soldiers.
November 12, 2014
The Kremlin agreed to build two new nuclear power plant units in Iran under an agreement signed on Tuesday.
Iranian religious movie, Prophet Muhammad (PBUH), will feature Iran's own Sami Yusuf in the score.
November 11, 2014
Perhaps the most neglected major news story unfolding in the Middle East is the systematic repression of the region’s LGBT community.
A hard-fought nuclear deal hung in the balance as Iran and the United States ended talks Monday in Oman.
November 10, 2014
Oman voiced hope that talks between Iran, the US, and the EU regarding Iran's nuclear program will reach a final agreement soon.
With only two weeks to a deadline for a breakthrough deal, senior envoys of Iran, the United States and European Union met in Oman on Sunday.