December 3, 2000
It\'s cheaper for a heroin junkie in Iran to shoot up than it is to buy a bottle of milk. Drugs are cheap because Iran is next door to Afghanistan, one of the world\'s leading producers of opium, from
Torrential rains have brought flooding throughout Iran, ending the country\'s longest drought in 30 years, state television said on Saturday.
Iran, one of the world\'s biggest raisin producers, is finding it increasingly hard to export its raisins, due to fierce competition from US and Turkish grape farmers.
Low extraction pressure has caused a drop in oil production at Agha-Jari, long-considered one of Iran's most important fields, Iranian newspapers reported Saturday, quoting a high official in Iran's o
December 2, 2000
A leading Iranian reformist journalist declared that he feared for his life Saturday during his trial along with 17 others charged with endangering st
Low extraction pressure has caused a drop in oil production at Agha-Jari, long-considered one of Iran\'s most important fields.
The judge and a defense attorney in the trial of 18 reformists for endangering state security by attending a conference in Berlin clashed Saturday ove
Iranian security forces have arrested eight people following a religious service in Tehran commemorating the 1998 murder of liberal writer Majid Shari
December 1, 2000
Iranian soldiers killed 20 drug traffickers and freed two hostages during an anti-drug operation near eastern Iran\'s border with Afghanistan.
November 30, 2000
Iran has arrested several people charged with distributing an 80-page report which implicates a number of authorities in the shock 1998 serial murders
Iranian MPs are moving to give moderate President Mohammed Khatami more political power after the head of state earlier this week admitted that his ha
Iran is experiencing the positive results of the above-$30-a-barrel oil price, with its previous dormant economy showing 5 percent this current Iranian year.
Iranian President Mohammad Khatami on Wednesday presented the final budget of his four-year term, amid strong conservative criticism over his handling of the economy, as he readies for a possible re-e
November 29, 2000
Armenian members of the Iranian parliament are to ask the assembly to recognize Turkey's 1915-17 "genocide" of Armenians.
Iranian President Mohammed Khatami on Wednesday presented the final budget of his four-year term amid strong conservative criticism over his handling