A bitter war of words between Iran and Saudi Arabia intensified on Wednesday ahead of the annual Haj pilgrimage from which Iranians have been excluded for the first time in decades.
It is Iran’s answer to the Academie Francaise, keeping the Farsi language safe from the corrupting influence of foreign words. Its latest, unlikely target: something called “Nutella Bars”.
Iran has executed a nuclear scientist convicted of handing over “confidential and vital” information to the United States, a judicial spokesperson said on Sunday.
Several thousand cinema lovers joined top artists in Tehran on Sunday to bid farewell to renowned Iranian film director Abbas Kiarostami following his death last week in Paris.
Tributes poured in on Tuesday for Iranian film-maker Abbas Kiarostami, acclaimed as a “towering figure” in world cinema, following his death in France at the age of 76.
Eleven Kurdish rebels and three of Iran’s elite Revolutionary Guards were killed in clashes near the Iraqi border.
Republican candidate Donald Trump has called the nuclear agreement "catastrophic".
It would be the first hajj in almost 30 years to take place without the participation of pilgrims from Iran.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi, addressing the media jointly with Iran’s President Hassan Rouhani in Tehran on Monday, said, “The bilateral agreement to develop Chabahar port and related infrastructure,
A “milestone” pact on the strategic Chabahar port in southern Iran, which will give India access to Afghanistan and Europe while bypassing Pakistan, was among the agreements signed here on Monday by I