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Agence France-Presse . Tehran

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    Iran wary as EU presents plans to save nuclear deal

    Agence France-Presse . Tehran | Updated at 09:39pm on May 19, 2018

    Iran said Saturday it would wait to see whether Europe produces tangible results in overcoming US sanctions before it decides whether to stay in the...

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    Iran woman gets two years in prison for removing veil

    Agence France-Presse . Tehran | Updated at 12:24am on March 09, 2018

    A woman who publicly removed her veil in protest against Iran’s compulsory headscarf law has been sentenced to 24 months in prison, three months without...

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    66 feared dead in Iran plane crash

    Agence France-Presse . Tehran | Updated at 12:05am on February 19, 2018

    All 66 people on board an Iranian passenger plane were feared dead on Sunday after it crashed into the country’s Zagros mountains, with emergency services...

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    Wave of protests hits Iran cities

    Agence France-Presse . Tehran | Updated at 12:58am on December 30, 2017

    Iranian officials reported fresh protests over the struggling economy on Friday, a day after dozens were arrested in second city Mashhad...

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    Rouhani vows to strengthen missiles despite US warnings

    Agence France-Presse . Tehran | Updated at 12:05am on September 23, 2017

    President Hassan Rouhani vowed on Friday that Iran would boost its missile capabilities despite warnings from Washington that it is ready to ditch a landmark...

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    Qatar fears food shortage

    Agence France-Presse . Tehran | Updated at 12:44am on June 12, 2017

    Iran has sent five planes of vegetables to Qatar, Iran’s national carrier said on Sunday, days after Gulf countries cut off air and other transport...

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    Twin terror attacks kill 12 in Iran

    Agence France-Presse . Tehran | Updated at 12:05am on June 08, 2017

    Gunmen and suicide bombers stormed Iran’s parliament and the shrine of its revolutionary leader on Wednesday, killing 12 people in the first attacks in the...

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    Rouhani wins re-election

    Agence France-Presse . Tehran | Updated at 12:47am on May 21, 2017

    Iranian president Hassan Rouhani won a resounding re-election victory on Saturday as voters backed his efforts to rebuild foreign ties and kickstart the struggling economy...

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    Things get Messi for Iranian lookalike

    Agence France-Presse . Tehran | Updated at 02:27am on May 09, 2017

    Iranian student Reza Parastesh looks so much like his sporting hero Lionel Messi that it almost landed him in jail for disrupting public order this...

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    Iran cleric says bad driving a sin as 700 die over new year

    Agence France-Presse . Tehran | Updated at 01:38am on April 05, 2017

    Some 700 people were killed over the Persian new year on roads in Iran, which are among the deadliest in the world despite Islamic leaders...

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