Tag: Iran

US detention of Press TV anchor ‘illegal’: Iran

Tehran: Iran's Foreign Ministry on Tuesday said that the recent detention of an anchor of Iran's Press TV by the…

Israel strikes Iranian targets in Syria

Jerusalem: Israel's military on Monday said it has started hitting Iranian targets in Syria. The Israel Defense Forces (IDF) says…

Protest in Tehran over US detention of journalist

Tehran:Iranians demonstrated outside the Swiss embassy in Tehran on Sunday to protest against the detention of an Iranian-American journalist in…

Iran journalist arrested in US: employer

Tehran: The head of Iran's English-language Press TV said Wednesday that one of its journalists and her son has been…

Despite US warning, Iran launches satellite and fails later

Tehran: Iran on Tuesday launched a satellite that it says 'failed to reach orbit', despite the warning by the US…

Netanyahu tells Iran to get out of Syria ‘fast’

Tel Aviv: Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Tuesday urged Iran to quickly remove its forces from neighbouring Syria or…

Iran satellite in US row fails to reach orbit: state media

Tehran: Iran launched a satellite criticised by the United States on Tuesday but it failed to reach orbit, state television…

Iran judiciary denies protester torture claims

Tehran: Iran's general prosecutor on Monday denied claims by a labour protest leader that he was tortured in prison following…

Iran to launch two satellites in ‘coming days’

Tehran: Iran's president said Monday the Islamic republic plans to launch two domestically made satellites into orbit in the "coming…

Plane crash in Iran kills 15

Tehran: At least 15 people were killed in a Boeing 707 plane crash near the Iranian city of Karaj on…

Plane with 10 on board crashes in Iran

Tehran: A Boeing 707 cargo plane flying from Kyrgyzstan with 10 people on board crashed in Iran's Alborz province on…

White House sought military strike against Iran

Washington: The White House demanded that the military draft plans for strikes on Iran after attacks in Iraq last year,…

Iran summons Polish diplomat to protest US summit

Tehran: Iran's foreign ministry summoned Poland's top diplomat in the country to protest its decision to host what it called…

Iran says US hit by ‘hysteria’ since dropping nuclear deal

Tehran: Iran on Friday said the United States is suffering from "hysteria" over its inability to find alternatives to the…

Iraq, Iran to boost cooperation in oil, energy sectors

Baghdad: Iraqi Prime Minister Adel Abdul Mahdi met with visiting Iranian Minister of Petroleum Bijan Zanganeh over further cooperation in…

US Navy veteran arrested in Iran

Washington: Iran Foreign Ministry on Wednesday confirmed that United States Navy veteran Michael White is in Iranian custody. The news…

Iran ‘ready to engage with neighbours for regional peace’

New Delhi: Iran is ready to engage with all neighbours in the interests of sovereignty, integrity, peace and stability of…

Khamenei vows ‘unprecedented defeat’ for US sanctions

Tehran: Iran's Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei urged his countrymen on Wednesday to withstand the US sanctions against the Islamic…

Iran will never forget India’s support: Foreign Minister

NEW DELHI: Iran’s Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif on Tuesday said that Tehran will never forget the way India supported…

Israel ex-minister to get 11 years for spying for Iran

Jerusalem: An Israeli ex-minister charged with spying for the country's arch-foe Iran has reached a plea bargain with prosecutors that…