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Following Modi’s invitation, Hassan Rouhani to visit India this week

Hassan Rouhani was invited by Prime Minister Narendra Modi in 2017.

12 Feb 2018 8:21 PM

Trump is trying to destabilize market, oil, gas contracts: Iran minister

‘Trump is trying to destabilise market conditions for those who want to work in Iran.’

04 Feb 2018 6:34 PM

Ex-Iranian president Ahmadinejad arrested for inciting unrest

The country has deployed Iraq's Popular Mobilisation Forces and Afghan mercenaries in order to stem the anti-government protests.

08 Jan 2018 10:15 AM

Iran’s supreme leader says ‘enemies’ like Trump behind protests

In a speech carried on state television, Ayatollah Ali Khamenei broke his silence on the protests for the first time.

03 Jan 2018 4:58 PM

3rd day of Iran protests: Media blackout, ‘pay the price’ warnings

Videos shared on social media showed thousands marching in towns and cities throughout Iran overnight.

31 Dec 2017 2:31 PM

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Iran says ‘good relations’ possible if Saudi stops bombing Yemen

Saudi Arabia does not recognize Israel, but the two countries have a shared interest in countering Iran.

10 Dec 2017 4:21 PM

Trump’s Jerusalem move likely to spark ‘new Intifada’: Iran

Trump's move was a ‘clear violation of international resolutions’ and that Jerusalem was ‘an inseparable part of Palestine.’

07 Dec 2017 11:26 AM

Iran’s Chabahar Port, built by India, is to rival Pak's Gwadar

The USD 340 million project was constructed by a Revolutionary Guard-affiliated company, Khatam al-Anbia.

03 Dec 2017 9:28 PM

Iranian protesters chant ‘death to America,’ burn US flags

Thousands of Iranians protested in Tehran against Trump’s policies and to mark the anniversary of the 1979 US embassy siege.

04 Nov 2017 5:46 PM

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani turns down meeting with Trump

‘An intention was expressed by the American side that was not approved by President Rouhani,’ an official said.

30 Oct 2017 2:15 PM

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Trump speech: Iranians respond with anger, mockery

Trump's efforts to reach out to ordinary Iranians backfires

14 Oct 2017 6:22 PM

Iran tests new medium-range missiles in defiance of US warnings

State television carried footage of the launch of the Khoramshahr missile.

23 Sep 2017 12:03 PM

Will boost our missiles whether you like it or not: Iran defies US criticism

Tehran says that the missiles are entirely legitimate under the terms of the deal as they are not designed to carry a nuclear warhead.

22 Sep 2017 3:47 PM

11 school girls died in bus accident in Iran

30 other people were injured, and 13 of them were in serious condition, according to state television.

01 Sep 2017 3:15 PM

Chador in, hijab out: Iran’s Harvard alumni VP Joneidi's wardrobe gets flak

Laaya Joneidi is just a couple of weeks into her appointment as Iranian vice-president.

26 Aug 2017 12:36 PM

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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

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