November 26, 2016 - 16:00 GMT
Iran and Turkey hold regular consultations on regional issues, notably the crises in Syria and Iraq. While differing on Syria, Ankara and Tehran are both concerned about the threat of extremism.
November 26, 2016 - 08:00 GMT
A passenger train crashed into another passenger train that had stopped at a station near the town of Shahroud in Semnan province, about 250 kilometres east of the capital, Tehran.
November 21, 2016 - 10:00 GMT
The administration of US President Barack Obama is planning to take measures in its last months in office to “strengthen” a multi-lateral nuclear deal with Iran, amid the probability that an incoming American president and his hawkish possible appointees may act to undermine the international agreement and the US stature as a result, American officials say.
October 19, 2016 - 07:00 GMT
Washington has said it is deeply concerned at the reports and has called for all Americans held in Iran to be freed.
October 12, 2016 - 13:00 GMT
Sermons, eulogies, and passion plays are all staged as pilgrims make their way to the holy cities of Najaf and Karbala.
First JASTA lawsuits target an unexpected country - Iran, for detainment of Washington Post reporter
October 05, 2016 - 14:49 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.
September 20, 2016 - 06:00 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.
September 05, 2016 - 17:00 GMT
Nicholas Hopton has been named the UK's new ambassador to Tehran.
August 29, 2016 - 06:00 GMT
The Russian missile systems will soon also be used to defend the country's other nuclear facilities.
August 26, 2016 - 07:00 GMT
US officials said Iranian vessels 'harassed' a US warship near the Strait of Homuz.
August 07, 2016 - 14:00 GMT
Shahram Amiri claimed he had been abducted by the CIA while on pilgrimage in Saudi Arabia.
August 07, 2016 - 10:30 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.
August 06, 2016 - 10:00 GMT
A gas pipeline explosion in the southern Iranian port city of Genaveh has wounded three people.
August 04, 2016 - 15:00 GMT
It's the first confirmed execution of someone who was convicted as a juvenile in Iran.
August 03, 2016 - 16:00 GMT
Iran executed nearly 1,000 people last year.