Tuesday, Nov 13, 2018 | Last Update : 09:25 PM IST

Teheran

Iran plans to unblock Twitter, says Communication Minister

The 36-year-old Jahromi became Iran's youngest-ever minister this week, and the first to be born after the 1979 Islamic revolution.

22 Aug 2017 5:46 PM

In 5 days, Iran will ramp up uranium enrichment to 20 per cent

Iran gave up the majority of its stockpile of 20-percent enriched uranium as part of the nuclear deal it struck with world powers.

22 Aug 2017 1:42 PM

Iran can quit nuclear deal if US keeps adding sanctions: Hassan Rouhani

Hassan Rouhani said Trump had shown he was an unreliable partner not just for Iran but for US allies.

15 Aug 2017 11:58 AM

Iran increases spending on missile program, Revolutionary Guard to defy US

In a session on Sunday, 240 lawmakers voted for the bill, with only one abstention.

14 Aug 2017 7:38 PM

Iran's Rouhani names female VPs as reformists slam all-male ministers

There was small comfort in the appointment of two women as vice presidents, who do not require parliamentary approval. 

09 Aug 2017 6:39 PM

New US sanctions violate nuclear deal: Iran vows for 'proportional reaction'

Iran has no diplomatic relations or direct trade links with the United States so its options are limited.

03 Aug 2017 12:23 PM

Iran claims launch of satellite-carrying rocket into space

A confirmed launch of the "Simorgh" rocket would mark another step forward for the Islamic Republic's young space program.

28 Jul 2017 10:06 AM

Iran, Russia warns US after House votes for new sanctions

European firms working with the Russian energy sector, however, fear that the bill could end up hitting them.

26 Jul 2017 3:58 PM

Iran rejects US threats over detained Americans

Washington and Tehran severed diplomatic relations in 1980 when US embassy staff were taken hostage for 444 days.

23 Jul 2017 9:15 AM

Iran's president threatens response to new US sanctions on nuclear deal

Iran's parliament on Tuesday voted to streamline a bill that would increase funding for the country's missile programme.

19 Jul 2017 6:37 PM