A bus drivers' union activist in Iran was forced to surrender to receive 74 lashes as punishment for attending a May 1 rally.
Tehran said Monday that scientist Sirous Asgari, one of more than a dozen Iranians behind bars in the United States, is set to return to the Islamic republic within days.
Iranian Foreign Ministry spokesman Abbas Musavi says Tehran will continue to export fuel to Venezuela if the South American country requests more supplies.
Khuzestan has become the first region in Iran to officially ban women's boxing despite the Olympic Committee's demand to eliminate gender discrimination.
Two Iran Aseman Airlines (IAI) flights had to make emergency landings due to technical issues at Tehran Mehrabad Airport and Ahwaz Airport on Saturday and Sunday due to technical issues.
An air strike in eastern Syria on Sunday killed five non-Syrian fighters backed by Iran, a Britain-based war monitor said.
Iran's new parliament speaker has rejected any talks with the United States and has criticized President Hassan Rouhani for his focus on foreign ties.
Police in Iran have arrested two municipality officials in Kermanshah in connection with the death of a 55-year-old mother of seven, Asieh Panahi, which led to public outcry on social media.
FIFA has sent a letter to Iran's football association demanding changes in its statues to insure its political independence or be suspended.
Reports and videos on Iranian social media accounts say an armed attack on a prison minibus in southern Iran on Saturday resulted in several prisoners being set free by the assailants.
France, Germany and Britain on Saturday criticized a U.S. decision to end sanctions waivers allowing work on Iranian nuclear sites designed to prevent weapons development.
Iranian human rights news agencies on May 29 reported that the agents of the security department of Ahwaz police arrested at least thirty citizens in Shooshtar in Khuzestan Province on May 28.