June 3, 2014
Rouhani campaigned on a platform of reform, but not much has changed since he's been in office with regards to Iran's human rights record.
The city-traveling festival is going down in Tehran this year June 14-23.
June 1, 2014
Iran says its ballistic missiles can destroy moving targets with pinpoint precision, making Iran and Russia the only countries in the world with this technology.
May 30, 2014
While news cameras are focused on the chaos in the Middle East, Iran is quietly becoming more influential in the region. On closer inspection however, it is not just the Sunni v Shia debate.
May 28, 2014
Pharrell Williams has come to the defense of the Iranian youths arrested for posting their own version of his smash hit single "Happy."
May 27, 2014
German authorities welcomed a report by the International Atomic Energy Agency on Iran's nuclear program, saying it will help the progress of Tehran's talks with members of the UN Security Council.
Iran’s Health Ministry has detected two confirmed cases of the Middle East Respiratory Syndrome Corona-Virus (MERS-CoV) in Kerman Province.
May 26, 2014
Iran's Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif and EU foreign policy chief Catherine Ashton are meeting in Turkey to discuss Iran's nuclear program.
“The talks with the West has neither failed nor reached a deadlock. The negotiations continue, although we have not achieved a tangible progress yet - which is not unusual,” Iranian Deputy Foreign Minister for Legal and International Affairs Seyyed Abbas Araqchi said on Sunday.
Khosravi’s business empire included more than 35 companies from mineral water production to a football club and meat imports from Brazil. According to Iranian media reports, the bank fraud began in 2007.
The country is currently exporting about 1.2 million barrels per day and has projected 1.5 million barrels of daily sales in the national budget for the year.
May 25, 2014
Apple, following a jury verdict that Samsung Electronics infringed three of its patents, is seeking a US sales ban on some older models of the South Korean company's smartphones.
May 24, 2014
A businessman convicted of embezzling $2.6 billion was hanged early on Saturday in Iran's biggest fraud case in the country's banking history.
May 21, 2014
Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei says the Iranian nation has proved that it is possible to progress in social and scientific fields and have dignity without depending on the US.
The Bank has not lent any new money to Iran since 2005.