At the same time that Iranian officials say they are ready to increase the level of uranium enrichment, President Hassan Rouhani has said U.S. sanctions should be halted to make “a new movement” possible.
Amid tensions in the wake of a Syria-bound Iranian oil tanker being impounded at Gibraltar, news about a UK oil tanker having stopped in the Persian Gulf caused concern on Saturday.
The onset of extremely high temperatures in parts of Iran might lead to electricity shortages, the interior minister has warned and ordered conservation.
The Islamic Republic’s Permanent Mission to the UN in Vienna has called the U.S. request for a meeting of the nuclear watchdog IAEA a “sad irony”.
UNESCO's World Heritage Committee voted Friday to add Iran's Hyrcanian forests to its World Heritage List, praising the area for its "remarkable" biodiversity.
The UN's nuclear watchdog said Friday it will hold an emergency meeting on Iran's nuclear program next week, days after Tehran breached one of the limits set in a 2015 deal with world powers.
Iran should seize a British oil tanker if an Iranian tanker detained off Gibraltar earlier this week is not released immediately, two influential Iranian figures said in tweets on Friday.
A top anti-smuggling official in Iran has said that around 11 million liters or close to 3 million gallons of gasoline is smuggled out of the country on daily basis
Iran's intelligence minister has said Tehran and Washington could hold talks only if the United States ended its sanctions and Iran's top authority, Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, gave his approval.
The deputy commander of the Islamic Republic police, Ayoub Soleimani, has denied the existence of hectares of opium poppy farms in Iran that was revealed by one of President Hassan Rouhani’s ministers.
U.S. President Donald Trump warned Iran Wednesday its threats could "come back to bite" after Tehran vowed to exceed the maximum uranium enrichment level allowed by a landmark 2015 nuclear accord.
A man who killed the Friday Prayer Imam (leader) of the city of Kazeroun, southern Iran, has been sentenced to public hanging at the murder scene.