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President Hassan Rouhani. (AFP)
August 16, 2017 - 11:45 GMT
The BBC says it has an audience of over 13 million in the country, a figure which places it as the seventh biggest market worldwide.
Actor Van Kilmer. (Tinseltown / Shutterstock.com)
August 16, 2017 - 10:57 GMT
"1st Born," starring Val Kilmer, will involve an Iranian family and an American family coming together after their children's pregnancy goes awry.
Rouhani calls out Trump as 'not a good partner' in parliament. (File/photo)
August 15, 2017 - 15:06 GMT
Rouhani warned today that Iran may abandon the Nuclear Deal struck in 2015 if US sanctions on the country continue.
Half a million people have been infected with the deadly disease as refuse services have all but stopped and water is unsafe to drink in war-struck Yemen. (AFP/File)
August 15, 2017 - 08:45 GMT
Half a million people have been infected with the deadly disease as refuse services have all but stopped and water is unsafe to drink in war-struck Yemen.
Members of the Iran men’s national volleyball team celebrate their qualification for the 2018 FIVB Volleyball Men's World Championship. (Photo: Press TV)
August 14, 2017 - 17:52 GMT
The Iran men’s national volleyball team will be taking part in the 2018 Fédération Internationale de Volleyball (FIVB) Volleyball Men's World Championship, after brushing off Kazakhstan in the Asian qualification of the forthcoming event.
Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman. (AFP)
August 14, 2017 - 08:28 GMT
Iraqi Minister reveals how he has been assigned to mediate between Saudi Arabia and Iran.
The Iranian football federation logo
August 13, 2017 - 19:16 GMT
There is confusion in Iran over whether two key players have been banned from the national team and face missing out on the 2018 World Cup after playing against Israeli opposition with their club, it was reported Sunday.
Images of the veg staple have flooded Iranian social media after an eye-watering increase in its price (Pixabay)
August 13, 2017 - 12:04 GMT
Images of onions have spilled onto Iranian social media after an eye-watering increase in its price.
Masoud Shojaei
August 11, 2017 - 21:25 GMT
Two key players have been banned from the Iran national team and face missing out on the 2018 World Cup after playing against Israeli opposition with their club in European competition, reports said Thursday.
Daesh killed at least 18 people in the previous attacks. (File/Photo)
August 10, 2017 - 10:15 GMT
Daesh issued a video threatening new attacks in Iran.
Rouhani is set to serve his second term as President of the Islamic Republic of Iran. (AFP)
August 09, 2017 - 14:46 GMT
Rouhani has received criticism over the lack of women in his cabinet, here is a short introduction to three of the most influential women in current Iranian politics.
Turkey believes a land route is a more sustainable alternative for trade with Qatar on the long run. (File photo)
August 08, 2017 - 14:44 GMT
Turkey seeks to establish a land route via Iran for trade with Qatar.
The operation was conducted jointly with another country's agents and a total of 27 suspects were arrested. (AFP)
August 08, 2017 - 11:55 GMT
Iranian security forces have broken up a group linked to Islamic State.
Zarif had described his country’s relations with Hamas as “stable”, stressing Tehran’s desire to “overcome all differences with a view to supporting Palestine. (AFP)
August 08, 2017 - 09:35 GMT
A delegation of leading Hamas members met with Iranian foreign minister Zarif in Tehran on Monday.
Football Federation Islamic Republic of Iran logo
August 07, 2017 - 16:42 GMT
Iranian footballers playing outside their home country should include clauses in their contracts which prevent them playing against Israeli clubs, the country's foreign ministry said Monday.
Iranians are generally not admitted to Israel, due to hostility between the two countries. (AFP)
August 07, 2017 - 09:44 GMT
Turkey-based Iranian blogger was offered asylum in Israel, but is arrested at Istanbul airport.