Thousands gathered on Wednesday in Tehran at a funeral procession for a Revolutionary Guards general killed by Israel, after his commander warned the Jewish state it should “await destructive thunderb
Iran’s Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei has urged Western youth to examine Islam for themselves rather than swallow prejudiced views, in a message posted on his Twitter account.
Iran has announced plans to combat what it says are “immoral” online dating websites by launching an official site for young people seeking marriage.
Iran condemned Wednesday the publication of a new cartoon of the Prophet Muhammad by the French satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo, saying it was “insulting” and “provocative”.
Iran’s atomic agency chief insisted on Sunday on Tehran’s demands for increased uranium enrichment, days before the resumption of thorny talks with world powers in Geneva.
Iran’s President Hassan Rouhani said Sunday that foreign investors should no longer be viewed as a threat and signalled his country’s decades-long isolation from the world economy could soon end.
A draft law that would give greater powers to Iran’s police and volunteer militias to enforce women’s compulsory wearing of the veil has been ruled unconstitutional, state media reported Saturday.
Iran launched extensive military drills on Thursday, local media reported, in a show of strength stretching several hundred kilometres from the Strait of Hormuz to the Gulf of Aden.
Iran’s telecommunications minister has said his technicians are developing a system to identify any Internet user in the country at the moment of log-on, the ISNA news agency reported Saturday.
Khamenei says he is not opposed to nuclear talks extension