Alison Williams London: An earthquake struck Iran's western 11 am province near the border with Iraq on Wednesday, injuring at least four people, officials said.
Michelle Moghtader An Iranian-British woman has gone on hunger strike in prison in Tehran to protest against her arrest for trying to watch a men's volleyball game, the opposition website Kalame reported on Sunday.
Paul McGeough Washington: Iranian president Hassan Rouhani well knows the spaces between the diplomatic art and real politik – that's where he does the splits between retaining Tehran's...
Thomas Erdbrink and Chris Buckley Two Chinese warships have docked at Iran's principal naval port for the first time in history, Iranian admirals told state television on Sunday, adding that both countries would conduct four days of...
Paul McGeough Washington has been "communicating" with its arch-enemy Tehran, but so far its advances have been spurned.
Six Iranians arrested for appearing in a video singing along to the American pop song Happy were given suspended sentences of 91 lashes and six months in prison for obscene behaviour, a news website...
Michael R. Gordon US Secretary of State John Kerry said on Friday that "it would not be appropriate" for Iran to attend an international conference on the security crisis in Iraq that is to be held in Paris next week...
Iranian president denounces ISIL's beheading of innocent people, saying it violates Islamic principles.
Ladane Nasseri Iran's parliament banned vasectomies and tubectomies except to save a person's life as part of the nation's push to promote bigger families.
Anne Gearan A photojournalist arrested in Iran alongside Washington Post correspondent Jason Rezaian and his wife was released on bail on Wednesday, a family source said.
Mehrdad Balali and Michelle Moghtader Iran claimed on Sunday to have shot down an Israeli spy drone that was heading for its Natanz nuclear enrichment site.
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Fredrik Dahl Iran has failed to address concerns about suspected atomic bomb research by an agreed deadline, the UN nuclear watchdog has said, a setback to hopes for an end to an international stand-off over...
Paul McGeough As Iraq implodes again, the question of Washington and Tehran working together resurfaces.
Louis Charbonneau Iran has reduced demands for the size of its future nuclear enrichment program in talks with world powers, although Western governments are urging Tehran to compromise further, Western diplomats said
Paul Richter US officials have warned that they will not seek to extend negotiations over Iran's nuclear program beyond the July 20 deadline unless Iran's negotiators make major concessions in the coming days.
John Irish and Lesley Wroughton US Secretary of State John Kerry says major differences remain between Iran and the six world powers negotiating on Tehran's nuclear programme.
Adam Taylor A new poll has found that the majority of Americans are in favor of cooperating with Iran to help the Iraqi government beat back militants from the Islamic State.
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Iran and world powers have reached a deal to extend their deadline of Sunday to strike a nuclear accord, easing fears Tehran will get the bomb, diplomats say.