In a major development local news agencies in Iran are reporting that the head of the Criminal Prosecutors Office Mohammad Shahriari, said that former Tehran Mayor Mohammad Ali Najaf had confessed to the murder of his second wife.
A 44-year old Iranian immigrant and female activist, who fled repression in her country of birth, won a seat in Belgium's parliament.
Iran’s first vice president in a speech on Tuesday May 28 expressed hope that the United States will “stop pressuring” Iran.
Israel's military said it attacked a Syrian anti-aircraft position that fired on one of its warplanes on Monday, and Syrian state media reported that a soldier had been killed in what it called an "Israeli aggression".
Police shooting of a man for driving without a license in southeastern Iran led to an angry protest. A police vehicle was set on fire.
A member of parliament for Eslamabad-e Gharb in western Iran says the murder of the city's plainclothes police chief during a shootout on Sunday was possibly a terrorist incident.
Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov has voiced support for Iran’s proposal to conclude a non-aggression pact in the Persian Gulf region.
Medical professionals in Iran say prices of imported medical equipment have risen 4 to 5 times in the last few months, Mehr news agency reported on Monday May 27.
On the second day of Iran’s foreign minister’s visit to Iraq, Baghdad repeated its offer to mediate between Washington and Tehran.
Iran’s deputy foreign minister announced on Sunday, May 26 that there are no direct or indirect talks between the United States and the Islamic Republic.
Saudi Arabia on Sunday shot down a bomb-laden drone deployed by Iran-aligned Houthi rebels in Yemen to attack an airport in the kingdom, state media reported.
Iran's parliament has reelected it long-serving speaker but outspoken vice-speaker Ali Motahari has been voted out.