In sum, it seems Iran is staging a China-inspired bite-back at India, at a time when New Delhi is pushing out a Chinese app one day and a company on the next
Coronavirus has spread to almost all of Iran's provinces, says Hassan Rouhani; asks US to lift sanctions on medicines
Iran’s health ministry announced 92 people had died from coronavirus, one of the highest death tolls outside China where the outbreak originated
As US sanctions hit Iran's economy, the country's youth march on with dreams of dignity, a better future
Like many young people around the world, most youth in Iran have dreams of a better future. But for those dealing with daily economic hardship, there’s a chasm between their goals and what’s possible.
US tried but failed to take out another senior Iranian commander Abdul Reza Shahlai on same day as airstrike on General Qassem Soleimani, claims report
The US military tried, but failed, to take out another senior Iranian commander on the same day that an American airstrike killed the Revolutionary Guard's top general, US officials said Friday.
Donald Trump justifies his military action in West Asia, says Iranian militants planned major attacks on four US embassies
Confronted by persistent questions about his military action in West Asia, President Donald Trump and his top officials offered a string of fresh explanations Friday, with Trump now contending Iranian militants had planned major attacks on four US embassies
US announces new sanctions on Iran after missile strikes on American bases, targets senior officials and key industries
The Trump administration on Friday announced a new wave of sanctions on Iran following this week's missile strikes by the Islamic Republic on US bases in Iraq
Thousands gather in Tehran for Qassem Soleimani's funeral; Iranian general daughter warns of 'dark day' for US
Prayers at Soleimani’s funeral in Tehran, which will later move to his southern home city of Kerman, were led by Iran’s Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei
Narendra Modi meets Iran president Hassan Rouhani on sidelines of UNGA, exchanges views on global developments during bilateral discussion
Narendra Modi and Hassan Rouhani discussed bilateral relations and exchanged views on regional and global developments of mutual interest during their bilateral meeting in New York.
Donald Trump says there are 'many options short of war' with Iran, after US accuses Tehran of 'unquestionably sponsoring' Saudi Arabia attacks
Donald Trump said there were many options short of war with Iran after US ally Saudi Arabia displayed remnants of drones and missiles it said were used in a crippling attack on its oil sites that was 'unquestionably sponsored' by Tehran
Days after Saudi Arabia oil attacks, Donald Trump orders US govt to 'substantially increase' Iran sanctions
The United States already enforces widespread sanctions that have crippled Iran's economy, including attempting to shut down its major oil export industry.
'No talks on any level': Iran's Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei rules out negotiations with United States
Iran will never hold one-on-one talks with the United States but could engage in multilateral discussions if it returns to the 2015 deal on Iran’s nuclear programme, Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei said on Tuesday, according to state television
Iran installing advanced nuclear centrifuges, says IAEA as nuclear deal with US threatens to come apart
Iran has said that notwithstanding its reduction of commitments under the JCPOA, it will continue to allow access to IAEA inspectors , who monitor its nuclear programme
Iran said it had taken a step to further downgrade its commitments to a 2015 nuclear deal with the world’s most powerful nations, according to Iranian media, in retaliation to US sanctions reimposed on Tehran
United States must adhere to nuclear deal, halt economic terrorism if it wants talks, says Iran’s foreign minister Mohammad Javad Zarif
The United States must observe a landmark nuclear deal and halt 'economic terrorism' against Iran if it wants to hold talks, the Islamic republic's foreign minister said on Thursday.
Amid growing tensions with Iran, Australia to join US-led mission to protect shipping through Strait of Hormuz
Australia will join the US-led mission to protect shipping through the Strait of Hormuz amid heightened tensions with Iran, Prime Minister Scott Morrison announced on Wednesday.
Iran foreign minister Mohammad Javad Zarif to meet president Emmanuel Macron on Friday over nuclear deal; Norway next on agenda
Iran's foreign minister Mohammad Javad Zarif is expected to visit Paris and meet with his counterpart and the French president on Friday, state news agency IRNA reported.
The US demand for the tanker's seizure is part of Donald Trump's administration's efforts to intensify the effect of existing Western economic sanctions on both Iran and Syria
Indian captain of supertanker caught in standoff between Iran and US no longer wants job, says his lawyer
In early July, Iran seized the British-flagged oil tanker Stena Impero in apparent retaliation for the detention of the Grace 1 in Gibraltar.
Amid heightened tensions with US, Iran seizes yet another foreign tanker 'carrying smuggled fuel' from Persian Gulf
Tensions between arch-enemies Iran and the US have soared this year after Washington stepped up its campaign of 'maximum pressure' against Tehran.
Iran-US tensions: 'Highly gratified' by cooperation from 'great friend' India on Iranian sanctions, says White House
The US is "highly gratified" by the cooperation from a "great friend" like India in enforcing the oil sanctions on Tehran, the White House said on Wednesday as the Trump administration slapped sanctions on Iranian Foreign Minister Javad Zarif