Hardline candidates show early lead in all 30 seats in Tehran after restricted voting in Iran's parliamentary elections
Iranian state TV announced the first partial results from the country's parliamentary elections, indicating a strong showing by hard-liners in the capital Tehran, although authorities have not released full results or the all-important turnout figure
A member of Iran's team of nuclear negotiators that struck the 2015 deal with world powers has been sentenced to five years in prison for espionage.
Iran's supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei warned on Tuesday against American "deceit" after Tehran finalised a landmark nuclear deal with world powers, led by the US.
In a recent series of hypocritical tweets, Iran is the latest nation to come out and condemn the US for their recently released CIA torture report.