Islamic Republic's President Hassan Rouhani (AFP/File)
October 19, 2016 - 08:00 GMT
Washington has said it is deeply concerned at the reports and has called for all Americans held in Iran to be freed.
Iraqi Shias pray inside the Imam Abbas shrine in commemoration of the tenth day of the mourning period of Muharram, which marks the day of Ashura, in the holy city of Karbala on October 11, 2016. (AFP/Mohammed Sawaf)
October 12, 2016 - 14:00 GMT
Sermons, eulogies, and passion plays are all staged as pilgrims make their way to the holy cities of Najaf and Karbala.
Jason Rezaian, the former bureau chief for the Washington Post in Tehran, was detained in his home on espionage charges that were never proven. (File photo)
October 05, 2016 - 15:49 GMT
The controversial new US law was passed for 9/11 victims' families to sue the Saudi government, but also opens up other countries, including the US government, to lawsuits.
Yemeni Shia Houthi's Celebrate Eid al Ghadeer. (AFP/File)
September 20, 2016 - 07:00 GMT
Millions of Shia Muslims across the world, including in Iran, are celebrating the Eid al-Ghadeer, which marks the appointment of the first Shia Imam, Ali ibn Abi Talib (PBUH), by Islam’s most revered figure, Prophet Muhammad (PBUH), as his successor.
The Iranian flag outside Iran's embassy in London. (AFP/File)
September 05, 2016 - 18:00 GMT
Nicholas Hopton has been named the UK's new ambassador to Tehran.
Missile is seen inside an underground depot in an undisclosed location in Iran. (File photo)
August 29, 2016 - 07:00 GMT
The Russian missile systems will soon also be used to defend the country's other nuclear facilities.
Warships are seen in the Strait of Hormuz. (AFP/File)
August 26, 2016 - 08:00 GMT
US officials said Iranian vessels 'harassed' a US warship near the Strait of Homuz.
Shahram Amiri was detained after being welcomed back to Tehran from the US in 2010. (AFP/File)
August 07, 2016 - 15:00 GMT
Shahram Amiri claimed he had been abducted by the CIA while on pilgrimage in Saudi Arabia.
Iran's Foreign Minister Javad Zarif worked closely with US Secretary of State John Kerry to reach the landmark nuclear agreement that took effect in January. (AFP/File)
August 07, 2016 - 11:30 GMT
Israeli Energy Minister Youval Steinitz said Israel still views it as a 'bad deal' but admitted there had been no significant breach from Iran.
A gas pipeline blast in the southern Iranian port city of Genaveh is seen from a distance of about 30 kilometers in this August 6, 2016 photo. (Twitter/PressTV)
August 06, 2016 - 11:00 GMT
A gas pipeline explosion in the southern Iranian port city of Genaveh has wounded three people.
A demonstration against Iran's violation of gay rights during the Christopher Street Day (CSD) gay pride parade in Berlin [File]. (photo credit:JOHANNES EISELE/AFP)
August 04, 2016 - 16:00 GMT
It's the first confirmed execution of someone who was convicted as a juvenile in Iran.
An illustrative photo of an execution in Iran. (AFP/File)
August 03, 2016 - 17:00 GMT
Iran executed nearly 1,000 people last year.
Men show solidarity with women online. (Twitter)
August 01, 2016 - 05:00 GMT
Activist group launches solidarity initiative amid ongoing fight against regulations forcing women to cover up.
Iranians gather at the site of an explosion in Ahwaz, a town populated mainly by Arabs in south-west Iran, in October 2005. (AFP/File)
July 19, 2016 - 16:00 GMT
Ahwazi Arab separatists carried out an armed attack targeting oil pipelines in Iran.
Washington later paid some 95 million dollars in compensation for the Iranian victims and the aircraft. (Facebook/Humans of Tehran)
July 03, 2016 - 05:00 GMT
Iran marked the 28th anniversary of the downing of its commercial airliner by a United States Navy guided-missile cruiser back in 1988 as the aircraft was flying in Iranian airspace, and over Iran’s territorial waters in the Persian Gulf.
People walk past posters of Lebanese candidates running in the country's municipal election. (AFP/File)
June 05, 2016 - 11:00 GMT
A Hezbollah MP backed up the Iranian ambassador's statement, saying Iran was always ready to help Lebanon.