A series of various videos published on social media in Iran showing public officials in embarrassing sexual acts have led to controversy.
The former mayor of Tehran, who has been sentenced to death for murdering his second wife, has been pardoned by the victims family and will not be executed.
An Iranian-British anthropologist, Kameel Ahmady, was arrested at his home in the Iranian capital city Tehran on Sunday, August 11, his wife disclosed on Wednesday.
Iran’s supreme leader, Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, promised to continue supporting Yemen’s Huthis against a Saudi-led coalition that has been fighting to restore Yemen’s overthrown government in a four-year war.
The Islamic Republic security agents have arrested at least seven Iranian Baha'is in the past ten days, reports say.
The Secretary of Iran's National Security Council has been accused of corruption by a whistle blower on social media.
The spokesman for the Atomic Energy Organization of Iran (AEOI), Behrouz Kamalvandi announced on Tuesday, August 13, that the Islamic Republic's enriched uranium stockpile has reached 370 kilograms.
An official of the Iranian Ports and Shipping Organization says Iran and the United Kingdom have exchanged documents in a bid to release an Iranian oil tanker detained in Gibraltar.
British warship HMS Kent set sail for the Gulf on Monday to join a U.S.-led mission protecting commercial shipping vessels in the region amid heightened political tension between the West and Iran.
U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has warned allies about the approaching end of some of UN arms and other sanctions against Iran.
Iraq’s Foreign Minister Mohammad Ali Hakim has said Israel’s participation in a U.S.-led coalition to protect shipping in the region is “unacceptable”.
For a second time in less than a month, Iran-backed militias in Iraq have sustained losses at their bases, as fire broke out Monday at a weapons depot causing explosions on the outskirts of Baghdad.