Iran

August 25, 2018
August 25, 2018

Iran resumes talks with Russia to build new nuclear power plant

Iran resumes talks with Russia to build a new nuclear power plant capable of generating up to 3,000 megawatts of electricity, energy minister Reza Ardakanian says, according to the Tasnim news agency.

August 24, 2018
August 24, 2018

Air France, British Airways to end flights to Tehran

Air France and British Airways announce to halt flights to Tehran citing low profitability.

August 2, 2018
August 2, 2018

Iranian MPs summon president

Iranian lawmakers have given President Hassan Rouhani one month to appear before parliament to answer questions on his government's handling of Iran's economic struggles, state media...

August 2, 2018
August 2, 2018
USA

Threats won't work, try respect

Iran waved away US President Donald Trump's claims that talks with the country's leaders were imminent, saying "threats, sanctions and PR stunts won't work". With...

July 23, 2018
July 23, 2018
USA

Iran will resist Trump's 'psychological warfare': Iran general

Overnight threats by President Donald Trump against Iran amount to "psychological warfare", and Tehran will continue to resist its enemies, a senior commander of Iran's elite...

July 18, 2018
July 18, 2018

Iran lodges complaint against US over renewed sanctions

Iran has lodged a complaint with the International Court of Justice against the United States' reimposition of sanctions, the foreign ministry said yesterday.

July 9, 2018
July 9, 2018

The battle for Iran

Iran, in the latest of a series of incidents on its western and south-eastern borders, said it had disbanded a Pakistan-based cell of anti-Shiite militants in a clash this week on the Iranian side...

June 21, 2018
June 21, 2018

Costa sees Spain past Iran

Spain squeeze 1-0 past dogged Iran in their World Cup Group B encounter on Wednesday thanks to a fortuitous goal from Diego Costa.

May 11, 2018
May 11, 2018

US increases sanctions pressure on Iran

The United States imposed sanctions against six individuals and three companies it says were funneling millions of dollars to Iran's Islamic Revolutionary Guard's elite Quds Force, just...

April 22, 2018
April 22, 2018

As US, North Korea plan to meet, Iran warns against Trump deals

A US push to change the Iran nuclear deal was sending a “very dangerous message” that countries should never negotiate with Washington, Iran’s foreign minister warns as US and North Korean leaders...