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Iran books ticket to 2018 World Cup finals

Iran confirmed their spot with a 2-0 victory over Uzbekistan at the Azadi Stadium here.

13 Jun 2017 11:33 AM

Iran tracks down, kills 4 ISIS suspects post Tehran twin attacks

At least 41 ISIS suspects have been arrested since the attacks, according to Intelligence Minister Mahmoud Alavi.

12 Jun 2017 3:00 PM

Post Gulf crisis, Qatar gets 5 planes, 3 shiploads of food from Iran

Iran has urged Qatar and neighbouring Gulf countries to engage in dialogue to resolve their dispute.

12 Jun 2017 8:09 AM

Iran's security forces kill main commander, mastermind of Tehran terror attacks

According to a judiciary official, Iranian authorities have also arrested 7 people it suspects of helping militants involved in attacks.

11 Jun 2017 3:25 PM

Iran arrests 8 suspects linked to Tehran attacks

Iran police chief Gen Hossein Ashtari said several people with connections to the attackers were arrested around the capital area.

10 Jun 2017 2:34 PM


Iran: 41 ISIS suspects arrested after Tehran twin attacks

Documents and equipment ‘for carrying out terrorist operations’ were also seized, the ministry said in a statement.

09 Jun 2017 7:10 PM

Iran turns wrath on US, Saudi as attacks dead mourned

Burials were held in the provinces for the two others killed when gunmen and suicide bombers stormed Tehran's parliament complex.

09 Jun 2017 6:48 PM

Iran leader Khamenei says ISIS twin attacks won’t affect will of people

The assault was the first claimed by the ISIS in Iran, and was the worst terror strike to hit the nation in years.

08 Jun 2017 11:17 AM

12 dead as ISIS attacks Iran Parliament, shrine

Rare terror siege lasts for 5 hours, all holed-up gunmen killed.

08 Jun 2017 2:03 AM

4 terrorists involved in Iran Parliament attack shot dead

7 people have reportedly been killed in attack on the Iranian Parliament.

07 Jun 2017 6:06 PM


ISIS claims attacks on Iran parliament, Khomeini's shrine killing 12

There are also reports of a third attack at a metro station but it is not clear if these incidents are connected.

07 Jun 2017 11:55 AM

Iran says Trump's withdrawal from Paris climate pact will isolate US

'The global community must compel new US administration to implement its international commitments precisely and completely', Ghasemi said.

04 Jun 2017 12:21 PM

35 injured in massive blast in Southern Iran

The walls of the store have collapsed because of the force of the blast which also damaged nearby shops and houses.

03 Jun 2017 5:15 PM

Post elections, Iran strikes back at US with more reciprocal sanctions

Iran’s Foreign Ministry published a new sanctions list on its website Saturday, which added nine targets.

21 May 2017 8:37 AM

Hassan Rouhani re-elected as Iran's president with 23.5 million votes

In 2013, Rouhani won the presidential election with nearly 51 percent of the vote. Turnout for that vote was 73 percent.

20 May 2017 2:35 PM


Iran presidential polls: Rouhani gains unassailable lead, expected to win

Iranian newspapers praised the turnout, carrying headlines like 'a historical victory for Iranians'.

20 May 2017 8:17 AM

Iran vice president Eshaq Jahangiri pulls out of election, backs Rouhani

'Vote for Rouhani because he is the man for difficult situations', Jahangiri said as he announced he was withdrawing his candidacy.

17 May 2017 9:38 AM

Iran’s re-engagement with world at stake in Friday's presidential vote

In recent days he has adopted robust rhetoric, pushing at the boundaries of what is permitted in Iran.

16 May 2017 7:06 PM

Iran hardliners embrace social media to rally supporters in presidential poll campaigns

Hardline Tehran mayor Mohammad Bagher Ghalibaf has used Twitter and messaging app Telegram, which has 25 million users in Iran.

15 May 2017 10:04 AM

Iran’s top leader says people disrupting elections will be ‘slapped’

Khamenei's comments came as the Iran’s intelligence minister said his agents already blocked one plot to cause trouble.

11 May 2017 10:15 AM