Iran Cuts Portion of Gasoline Subsidies
Subsidies have kept the cost of gasoline artificially low for consumers in OPEC-member Iran, and were blamed for making petrol cheaper than bottled mineral water. The slash aims to release government money for production and infrastructural projects in ...
Iran petrol prices surge as subsidies cut
Subsidy cuts cause Iran fuel prices to soar
Iran cuts fuel subsidies, raises prices
Iran gains prominence at UN despite human rights record
Despite their human rights records, the United Nations has elected the Islamic Republic of Iran, Cuba, Sudan and several other repressive regimes to influential committees charged with promoting human rights. Human rights activists see this as a major ...
Iran Wins Top Spots on UN Human Rights Committees
Iran wins seat on UN body that presses for women's rights
U.S. Protests Iran's Election To United Nations Committee
Meaningful Progress With Iran
New York Times
With three months to go before the July deadline for a final agreement, Iran and the six major powers are still searching for ways to resolve differences over Iran's nuclear program. Even so, the negotiations keep confounding skeptics by making steady ...
Iran Displays Its New S-300 Equivalent Missile
Possible Deal With Iran On Arak: What Does It Mean?
Iranian MP reveals details about proposal to redesign Arak reactor
From Iran to Brazil via Charlton – Reza Ghoochannejhad takes flight
Ghoochannejhad performed well even if he did not score in the 1-0 win that put Iran's qualification back on track, though he did hit the decisive goal when Iran and South Korea met again in Ulsan nine months later, a victory that secured qualification ...
Ghoochannejhad: We are no less than Nigeria and Bosnia
Iran's shaved head protests: Is political unrest growing under Rouhani?
Just last week, Iranian men and women posted pictures on social media of themselves with shaved heads to promote solidarity with beaten political prisoners in Tehran's notorious Evin Prison. Prison authorities conducted, according to Iranian diaspora ...
Iran hostage crisis wounds linger for US government
Why aren't the terms of the Iran nuclear deal public?
Iran nuclear deal proves elusive
Iran hails Palestinian truce, but silent on unity government
DUBAI (Reuters) - Iran, a staunch enemy of Israel, greeted on Saturday the reconciliation pact between the two main Palestinian factions, but kept silent on their deal for a unity government. "The Islamic Republic of Iran welcomes any act of unity ...
Iran Welcomes PLO-Hamas Reconciliation
Iran hangs 16 in reprisal for Pakistan border killings
New Straits Times
The ambush happened overnight in the mountains of Sistan-Baluchestan, a province in southeastern Iran. The province is home to a large community of minority Sunni Muslims, unlike the rest of Shiite-dominated Iran, where drug traffickers and Sunni ...
How Iran's Upcoming Election Drives Nuclear Diplomacy
Less than six months ago Hassan Rouhani was the toast of New York, delivering a well-received address at the United Nations, arranging a nuclear deal in Geneva, and becoming the first Iranian leader in more than two decades to speak with an American ...
Israel can't accept the emerging US-Iran accord
Ostensibly, official US policy on Iran's nuclear program is clear: The US will not allow Iran to produce a nuclear bomb. Moreover, US President Barack Obama has said that, for this purpose, “all options are on the table” – implying a military option as ...
3 men convicted of killing Iran prosecutor hanged
TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran's official news agency is reporting that three men convicted of killing an Iranian prosecutor in the country's restive border region with Pakistan have been executed. IRNA says Omid Piri, Alireza Dahmardeh and Iman Galavi were ...
Iran Hangs Prosecutor's Killers
Iran hangs three for killing prosecutor