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‘Life is really difficult’: Tehranis...

‘Life is really difficult’: Tehranis...

Business

Wed, Jan 3 2018

'The owner of the factory cannot afford to buy thread for carpets and so he sacked everyone. How should...

Ten people killed in Iran amid calls...

Ten people killed in Iran amid calls...

Middle East

Mon, Jan 1 2018

Unsigned statements posted on social media urged Iranians to demonstrate again in the capital Tehran...

Rouhani meeting wraps British FM's worthwhile...

Rouhani meeting wraps British FM's worthwhile...

Middle East

Sun, Dec 10 2017

Johnson left Iran later Sunday for the United Arab Emirates

Iran President Rouhani calls for Middle...

Iran President Rouhani calls for Middle...

Middle East

Sun, Dec 3 2017

He also inaugurated a long-awaited new port at Chabahar in the southeast, which it is hoped will be a...

Putin visits Tehran for talks on Syria,...

Putin visits Tehran for talks on Syria,...

Middle East

Wed, Nov 1 2017

Ahead of Putin's arrival, Iran's official IRNA news agency reported Russia's chief of staff Valery Gerasimov...

Trump’s speech sparks a new war of words...

Trump’s speech sparks a new war of words...

Middle East

Sun, Oct 15 2017

In a televised speech shortly after Trump made his announcement, Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said...

Turkey, Iran close ranks after Iraq...

Turkey, Iran close ranks after Iraq...

Middle East

Thu, Oct 5 2017

Both Iran and Turkey have held military manoeuvres close to their borders with Iraqi Kurdistan to ratchet...

Iran vows to strengthen missiles despite...

Iran vows to strengthen missiles despite...

Middle East

Fri, Sep 22 2017

Iran has said repeatedly that it has no choice but to boost its defences as its regional rivals Israel...

Iran names female vice presidents as...

Iran names female vice presidents as...

Middle East

Wed, Aug 9 2017

Laya Joneydi was appointed as the vice president for legal affairs, while another woman, Shahindokht...

Iran's Rouhani under fire for male-only...

Iran's Rouhani under fire for male-only...

World

Tue, Aug 8 2017

The ministerial line-up, which must still be approved by parliament, also lacked minorities

Iran's Rouhani sworn in for second...

Iran's Rouhani sworn in for second...

World

Thu, Aug 3 2017

Iran's President Hassan Rouhani was officially sworn in for a second term on Thursday

Iran’s Rouhani sweeps to second...

Iran’s Rouhani sweeps to second...

World

Sun, May 21 2017

Russian President Vladimir Putin, a staunch ally of Iran in the Syrian conflict on the side of the Damascus...

Iran's Rouhani wins re-election

Iran's Rouhani wins re-election

World

Sat, May 20 2017

Interior Minister Abdolreza Rahmani Fazli confirmed the result on state television, saying Rouhani had...

Huge turnout as Iranians deliver verdict...

Huge turnout as Iranians deliver verdict...

Middle East

Fri, May 19 2017

President Hassan Rouhani faces stiff competition from hardline cleric Ebrahim Raisi, 56, who has positioned...

What's at stake in Iran's presidential...

What's at stake in Iran's presidential...

Middle East

Fri, May 19 2017

For Clement Therme of the International Institute for Strategic Studies, the turnout is the biggest...

Iran votes in head-to-head between diplomacy...

Iran votes in head-to-head between diplomacy...

Middle East

Fri, May 19 2017

Raisi has agreed to stick by the nuclear accord but says Rouhani put too much trust in the West

Iran's Rouhani faces hardline rivals...

Iran's Rouhani faces hardline rivals...

Middle East

Fri, May 12 2017

Rouhani's biggest worry is that some of the voters who carried him to a single-round victory in 2013...

Infographic: Anatomy of Iran's political...

Infographic: Anatomy of Iran's political...

World

Fri, Apr 21 2017

Iranians go to the polls to elect a new president, the country's highest directly elected official, the...

In surprise move, Iran's Ahmadinejad...

In surprise move, Iran's Ahmadinejad...

Middle East

Wed, Apr 12 2017

Under Iran's electoral system, all applicants must be vetted by the Guardian Council, a clerical body...

Iran's Ahmadinejad joins Twitter despite...

Iran's Ahmadinejad joins Twitter despite...

Middle East

Sun, Mar 5 2017

Despite the service being blocked for ordinary citizens, many of Iran's top officials tweet...