October 03, 2015 - 17:54 GMT
Holder Iran lost to host China 70-57 in the 2015 FIBA Asia Championship semis in Changsha on Friday.
Yemen's President Abd Rabbuh Mansour Hadi Mansour addresses the 70th Session of the United Nations General Assembly in New York on September 29, 2015. (AFP/Jewel Samad)
October 02, 2015 - 15:51 GMT
A report by state-owned television said the Yemeni government had severed ties with Iran over their backing of Houthi rebels in the war-torn country.
Bahraini protesters hold signs of Sheikh Salman, the leader of the Shia opposition group in Bahrain. (Al Bawaba/File)
October 01, 2015 - 20:35 GMT
Bahrain recalled its ambassador to Iran and declared the Iranian acting charge d’affaires in Manama persona non-grata and gave him 72 hours to leave the country.
Iran plans to launch a major ground offensive that will be supported by Russian airstrikes. Image used for illustrative purposes. (AFP/Atta Kenare)
October 01, 2015 - 17:46 GMT
Lebanese sources revealed on Thursday that hundreds of Iranian troops have entered Syria in the last ten days, and are planning a major ground offensive together with Syrian regime forces and Hezbollah militants.
Hadi Norouzi (Press TV)
October 01, 2015 - 15:58 GMT
Iranian football player Hadi Norouzi has lost his life after suffering a heart attack, in what has been described as the second tragedy to strike the Islamic Republic’s soccer in nearly a month.
Former Iranian ambassador to Lebanon, Ghazanfar Roknabadi, at the embassy in Beirut in 2013. (AFP/Anwar Amro)
October 01, 2015 - 13:30 GMT
Ghazanfar Roknabadi was confirmed dead after he went missing during last week's Hajj tragedy.
Saudi's government put the stampede death toll at 769, while Iran disputes this. (AFP/File)
October 01, 2015 - 08:02 GMT
Iranian officials said the number of pilgrims killed in the Mina stampede had risen to 464.
Iran's oil ministry said the cabinet approved a draft deal that outlined contracts for exploration, production and development. (AFP/File)
October 01, 2015 - 02:56 GMT
Iran's oil ministry said the cabinet approved a draft deal that outlined contracts for exploration, production and development.
Members of the Saudi-led coalition forces stand guard as a boat carrying aid arrives in Yemen's southern embattled port city of Aden on September 28, 2015. (AFP/Saleh al-Obeidi)
September 30, 2015 - 13:46 GMT
Saudi-led coalition forces have intercepted an Iranian fishing boat carrying weapons intended for Houthi rebels fighting in Yemen, the coalition said in a statement Wednesday.
Iranians wait for their relatives returning from the hajj pilgrimage in Saudi's holy Muslim city of Mecca at the Imam Khomeini international airport in Tehran on September 29, 2015. (AFP/Atta Kenare)
September 30, 2015 - 10:30 GMT
This is the fourth time Iran has summoned the Saudi envoy since the deadly Hajj stampede killed over 1,000 people on September 4th in the city of Mina.
Majid Majidi wanted to portray the Prophet (PBUH) in a positive manner. (Iran Film Daily)
September 30, 2015 - 09:30 GMT
The Iranian director of 'Muhammad: The Messenger of God' talks about his inspirations and intentions behind making the film.