April 12, 2014
Iranian officials said there is no alternative to Hamid Aboutalebi, their pick for U.N. Ambassador.
April 10, 2014
Hezbollah is facing an economic crisis stemming from its involvement in the Syrian civil war, and budget cuts in Iran as a result of new president Hassan Rouhani's austerity policies, Lebanese sources say.
April 9, 2014
Senior envoys from Iran and six world powers met for a new round of negotiations on Tuesday, in an effort to reach a broad agreement on scaling back Iran’s nuclear programme and lifting sanctions by July.
Iranian negotiators told media outlets Tuesday following high-level talks in Vienna that a final nuclear agreement between Tehran and world powers will be completed within the next six months.
April 8, 2014
Tehran's appointment, Hamid Abutalebi, is accused of taking part in the occupation of the US embassy in November 1979.
He also called for efforts to enhance the society’s mental health and promote an Iranian and Islamic lifestyle.
Iran and Russia emphasized finalizing energy agreements between the two sides.
Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif says Iran and the P5+1 group have not drafted the text of a final agreement over the Islamic Republic’s nuclear energy program yet.
April 7, 2014
Iran’s oil minister has said Iran would exploit ‘every possibility’ to increase oil exports and would not wait for US permission.
Iran's nuclear negotiation team, led by Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif, will meet with the EU's foreign policy chief Monday evening in preparation of Tuesday's high-level nuclear negotiations.
An Iranian-sponsored analyst has called on Western governments to halt their support for the Syrian opposition and to recognise that Syrian President Bashar Assad is still "standing tall".
April 6, 2014
At a conference in New York City on Sunday, several prominent members of America's Israeli lobby accused Iran of "plotting in the back room" and seeking to ruin a nuclear deal with world powers.
On a humanitarian visit to India, Iranian actress Katayoun Riahi received a rare visit with the Dalai Lama.
Iran and the P5+1 will soon begin drafting a final nuclear agreement.
Since 1990 Iran has had more than 200 accidents, causing more than 2,000 deaths, according to official news agency IRNA.