Iran

DUBAI (Reuters) – Iran’s week-long parliamentary election campaign started on Thursday, state TV reported, a vote seen as a popularity test for the clerical establishment at a time when relations...

Iran swats away Canada’s $1billion compensation claim over downing of Ukrainian plane, declaring it ‘lacks legal basis’ Tehran’s foreign minister Mohammad Javad Zarif dismissed...

DUBAI (Reuters) – Qassem Soleimani, the Iranian military commander killed in a U.S. drone strike on Jan. 3 in Baghdad, had sought to bring stability to the Middle East, Iranian President Hassan...

Iran tried, despite US opposition to the program, to put a satellite into orbit on Sunday, but it was unsuccessful, a defense official told state media, according to Reuters. "It was launched with...

Iran will launch new science satellite ‘within hours’ despite US fears Tehran will use rocket technology to enable nuclear missile strikes Iran announced it is scheduled to launch a scientific...

Twitter admits state-backed hackers in Malaysia, Iran and Israel may have stolen up to 17million phone numbers linked to Android user accounts Hackers were exploiting a vulnerability in Twitter’s ‘contacts...

The satellite, called Zafar which means ‘victory’ in Farsi, will be launched by a rocket. Iran has insisted that the satellite is for the “peaceful use of outer space”. It has been...

A rabbi who analyses Biblical verses to find "secret messages from God" has made the shock prediction that Iran will attack Israel this year. Matityahu Glazerson, who also claims to have found...

WASHINGTON/PARIS (Reuters) – The Trump administration on Thursday said it will allow Russian, Chinese and European companies to continue their work at Iranian nuclear sites, arguing that their presence...

IRANIAN state TV used a photo of an actor from the movie Zero Dark Thirty to "prove" a CIA chief who helped take out their top army commander had died in a spy plane crash. Taliban fighters had...

DUBAI (Reuters) – A Caspian Airlines plane slid off the runway onto a highway on landing at an airport in southwestern Iran on Monday, but all passengers were evacuated without injury, Iranian state...

EU opens new channel for humanitarian trade with Iran, showing its willingness to stand against US policies. Fast Facts Mechanism to skirt US sanctions for medical, food trade Will take months to become...

The Trump administration’s top Iran envoy, Brian Hook, has vowed that the US is prepared to assassinate the new Quds Force commander if any further action is taken against the US. Brian Hook’s...

Thirty four US service personnel suffered traumatic brain injuries following an Iranian missile attack on a US base, the Pentagon has confirmed. The strike was launched on January 8 in retaliation for...

British-Iranian woman Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe has been imprisoned in Tehran for over three years. As her husband Richard Ratcliffe meets with prime minister Boris Johnson to discuss the future of his...

The flight recorders from the airliner which was accidentally shot down by Iranian forces will be sent to Ukraine, Iranian media has said. All 176 passengers and crew aboard Ukraine International Airlines...