LATEST IRANIAN NEWS ON THE NUCLEAR DEAL AND MORE

Iranian woman who bravely stood on a pillar box in Tehran waving her hijab is ‘missing’ and feared arrested, lawyer says 

23/01/18 00:37

22/01/18 13:59

Bob Curry, 64, (left) who stormed the Iranian Embassy during the 1980 siege is now homeless, while Fowzi Nejad, 61, (right) the only terrorist to survive, lives on benefits in a council house.

19/01/18 16:38

Iranian Embassy hero Bob Curry, 64, was forced to live in a hostel with addicts after Herefordshire Council failed to provide accommodation, but the terrorist jailed for the siege enjoys a 'playboy' lifestyle.

19/01/18 00:05

Fowzi Nejad (pictured), 61, the only terrorist to survive the siege in 1980, cannot be sent back to Iran because of human rights laws so instead lives in Peckham, south London.

16/01/18 14:16

Hit teams from the Iranian secret intelligence services were targeted across Germany from Berlin to Bavaria as part of an effort by the authorities to eradicate a suspected spying ring (file image)

15/01/18 01:09

The collision and disaster of the Sanchi, which carried 30 Iranians and two Bangladeshis, had transfixed an Iran still reeling from days of protests and unrest that swept the country.

12/01/18 21:30

President Trump has decided to honor the terms of the Iran nuclear deal - for now - as he negotiates with Congress and partners in Europe to strengthen the international accord.

12/01/18 14:17

Iranian national Amir Beroghani, 61, is still living in Scotland, according to social media, despite the Government's attempts to send him back to his home country since he arrived in UK in 2005.

11/01/18 13:01

Boris Johnson will use a major summit on the Iran nuclear deal in Brussels to renew his efforts to see Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe, 39, reunited with her husband Richard and young daughter Gabriella.

11/01/18 02:03

Trump is expected this week to extend relief from economic sanctions to Iran, citing progress in amending U.S. legislation that governs Washington's participation in the nuclear deal.

08/01/18 20:59

Trump allowed the deal to remain in place while Congress considered legislation to strengthen the 2015 agreement. By Friday, Trump must decide to approve an extension or scrap the deal.

08/01/18 18:35

'Rich Kids of Tehran' Instagram is a seemingly neverending parade of cars, cash, designer clothing and pouting millennials that has been causing controversy for several years.

08/01/18 11:30

The teaching of English usually starts between the ages of 12 to 14 but some primary schools below that age also hold language classes.

08/01/18 02:59

Iran's Revolutionary Guard said on Sunday the nation and its security forces have ended the wave of unrest linked to anti-government protests that erupted last month, killing 21.

08/01/18 00:14

The former president of Iran Mahmoud Ahmadinejad was apprehended during a visit to the western city of Busehehr on December 28, it was reported.

07/01/18 13:53

The tanker, carrying 136,000 tonnes of oil from Iran, caught fire following the collision on Saturday night and is spilling its load into the sea off the East China coast.

06/01/18 14:03

Russia's envoy Vassily Nebenzia said involving the Council was wrong because what was happening in Iran was an 'internal affair' which undermined the reputation of the U.N.'s top body.

04/01/18 18:18

Major General Abdolrahim Mousavi ramped up the tension by insisting Iranian troops were primed to 'nip it in the bud', talking about the unrest and referred to the United States as 'Great Satan'.

04/01/18 16:00

President Donald Trump began his first morning of the New Year engaging in one of his preferred activities of the just-passed 2017: firing off online shots about two global trouble spots.

04/01/18 10:35

Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn, pictured appearing on Iranian state TV, has come under pressure to speak out against the regime after he has remained silent on the current protests.

04/01/18 00:14

Israel said on Wednesday it had cracked the militant cell suspected of having been recruited and handled by Iranian intelligence officers who worked out of South Africa.

04/01/18 00:09

Donald Trump's comments about the protests in Iran are in danger of putting America on a path to war with the Islamic Republic, French President Emmanuel Macron has said.

03/01/18 19:00

Major General Mohammad Ali Jafari said forces had been sent to Isfahan, Lorestan and Hamadan provinces to snuff out protests as pro-regime marches took place around Iran.

03/01/18 16:38

The U.S. president made the overture in a Wednesday morning tweet that came after days of unrest in Tehran. Yesterday, Trump reminded Iranian officials the 'the U.S. is watching'

03/01/18 14:20

President Donald Trump is rooting for anti-government protesters despite the risk of helping Iranian authorities dismiss the demonstrations as the product of American instigation.

03/01/18 11:07

After days of unrest that have seen 21 people killed and more than 450 arrested, the US President said Iranians were 'finally acting'.

03/01/18 11:04

In most places a young woman waving a flag to the crowd would be a slice of New Year fun but she was defying Iran's Islamic dress code, summing up the culture clash taking place in the country.

02/01/18 23:46

The Trump administration is calling on Iran's government to stop blocking Instagram and other popular social media sites as Iranians are demonstrating in the streets.

02/01/18 21:01

Iranian authorities have blocked access to Instagram and the Telegram messaging app as part of a clamp down on its citizens' internet communications.

02/01/18 15:24

Roohollah Zam, an exiled Iranian journalist who once served in the government, has been using channels on anonymous messaging app Telegram to organise protests and spread videos of the unrest.

02/01/18 14:42

The president began his first working day of 2018 by refocusing the world's attention on civil unrest gripping a longtime enemy 6,300 miles away – and blasting his predecessor for enabling them.  

01/01/18 23:08

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani has dismissed the protests taking place across Iran on Monday as 'nothing', in a bid to downplay the significance of the increasingly violent demonstrations.

01/01/18 14:38

Twelve people were killed during protests overnight in Iran, according to state media, with at least two dead in Izeh, another two in Dorud, and unconfirmed reports of three shot dead in the city of Isfahan.

01/01/18 02:21

President Donald Trump and Republican lawmakers offered implicit support on Sunday to tens of thousands of Iranians protesting in the streets.

01/01/18 01:39

Police in Tehran have used tear gas against rock throwing demonstrators at the city's university as the wave of protests continued for a third day, though pro-regime protests have also taken place.

31/12/17 20:03

President Hassan Rouhani has said Donald Trump has 'no right' to back demonstrators in Iran after earlier calling people there terrorists, as the Iranian authorities announce a blackout on social media.

31/12/17 14:20

Iran has threatened to use an 'iron fist' to crush dissent after a third night of anti-regime protests saw two people shot dead in the city of Dorud as activists attacked government buildings.

30/12/17 13:51

President Donald Trump on Friday condemned the arrest of protesters in Iran, telling Tehran that 'the world is watching' as officials reported fresh demonstrations over the country's economy.

30/12/17 00:24

Videos show crowds chanting 'Death to the dictator' and 'Death to Rouhani' in cities across the Islamic republic - including Iran's second city, Mashhad - as protests continue today.

28/12/17 00:52

Iranian police are taking a softer approach to breaches of Islamic rules by opting for education instead of jail time, Tehran's police chief has said.

26/12/17 02:44

Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe's could be released from an Iranian prison in time for her Boxing Day birthday after an Iranian news agency said that she was eligible for early release from her prison sentence.

22/12/17 20:43

Officers arrested 140 of the young partygoers in a garden on the outskirts of Tehran and 90 in the city's uptown while dancing and drinking alcohol on Thursday night.

22/12/17 12:23

British mother Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe, who was arrested in Iran in 2016 before being jailed for five years on sedition charges, will not be released from prison early, the country's judiciary chief said.

21/12/17 23:21

Mrs Zaghari-Ratcliffe is serving a five-year sentence over allegations, which she denies, of plotting to overthrow the Tehran government. Pictured is Richard Ratcliffe on GMB today.

20/12/17 00:53

Richard Ratcliffe has written to the Iranian ambassador in London, urging him to make clear to all state bodies in Iran that his wife was not involved in espionage.

18/12/17 15:41

Richard Ratcliffe believes there is 'still a chance' his wife Nazanin may be released from an Iranian prison in time for a dream Christmas together.

18/12/17 14:56

Bijan Ebrahimi begged for help to protect him from his neighbours on a Bristol estate but the authorities were 'repeatedly siding with the abusers', a bombshell report has said.

18/12/17 12:04

In the video aired late Sunday and prepared by Iran's intelligence ministry, Ahmadreza Djalali says he worked with a foreign intelligence agency while studying in Europe.

14/12/17 20:20

The U.S. ambassador to the U.N. presented pieces of what she says are Iranian weapons supplied to Houthi militia in Yemen, describing it as conclusive evidence that Tehran was violating U.N. resolutions.

13/12/17 15:23

A top Revolutionary Guards commander phoned two Palestinian armed groups and pledged Iranian support for them in the wake of President Trump's decision.

12/12/17 17:39

Life in an Iranian prison has dramatically improved for British mother Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe following Boris Johnson's trip to Iran as she is now allowed to speak to her husband Richard every day.

12/12/17 17:14

Football internationalist Shiva Amini has applied for asylum in Switzerland after she was spotted by Iranian officials wearing shorts and no hijab, playing in a kick about with a group of men.

12/12/17 13:57

Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe is 'more upbeat' after the Foreign Secretary's diplomatic mission to convince the country to drop controversial spying charges against her, her husband said today.

12/12/17 02:12

Boris Johnson had discussed British-Iranian Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe’s case with the country’s president and other officials in a big to free the aid worker who has been held 2016.

11/12/17 20:22

Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe is serving a five-year prison sentence for allegedly plotting against Iran's government. She has always denied the allegations.

11/12/17 13:15

The girls were set on fire during birthday celebrations in Tehran, Iran. As snow foam was sprayed at the birthday girl, a row of flickering candles ignited the hazardous froth.

10/12/17 15:56

British mother Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe's husband Richard said today: 'Nazanin's court case was not held today in the wake of the Foreign Secretary's visit. This is undoubtedly a good sign.'

10/12/17 11:40

Mr Johnson arrived in Iran this morning to meet foreign minister Javad Narif for talks to free Mrs Zaghari-Ratcliffe, the British woman arrested in 2016 after being accused of spying.

06/12/17 16:01

Sahar Tabar, 19, from Tehran, Iran , made headlines around the world with her Instagram account, which is filled with snaps that show her with exaggerated cheekbones and mouth.

05/12/17 07:31

The new strategic route opened by Iranian President Hassan Rouhani connects Iran, India and Afghanistan, bypassing Pakistan, and reflects a growing convergence of interest between countries.

04/12/17 21:14

Sahar Tabar, 19, from Tehran, Iran , has an Instagram account filled with snaps that show her with exaggerated versions of the actress' razor-sharp cheekbones and famously plump pout.

04/12/17 02:20

The three-year-old daughter of jailed British mother Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe, Gabriella, is stuck living with relatives in Tehran, while her father fights a campaign in the UK to bring his wife home.

04/12/17 00:57

Syria's state-run news agency, SANA, reported Israel had fired several missiles on Saturday, destroying a military base Iran is building close to Damascus and 31 miles from Israel's border.

03/12/17 14:27

A Muslim child bride who fled to Australia from her home country of Iran has told how she was beaten and abused by her husband, claiming her religion caused her 'nothing but pain'

30/11/17 14:13

Sahar Tabar, 22, from Tehran, Iran, has an Instagram account full of selfies that flaunt her extreme look, but it is not clear how it has been achieved.

28/11/17 19:06

British mother Nazanin Ratcliffe has post traumatic stress disorder, doctors in the Iranian jail where she is being held have confirmed. The mother of one is being held on spying charges

27/11/17 14:56

In the heartwarming call she reveals she has 'made so many good friends' and expresses her gratitude for the enormous support from the British public for her release.

27/11/17 09:39

A programme aired by state TV in Iran focused on Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe, who is serving a five-year prison sentence for allegedly planning the 'soft toppling' of Iran's government.

26/11/17 15:31

General Mohammad Ali Jafari, said last month that Iran's 1,200 mile plus missile range could cover 'most of American interest and forces' within the region, so Iran did not need to extend it.

25/11/17 17:40

Actress Emma Thompson today braved the cold while suffering with pneumonia as she and other supporters called on Boris Johnson to do more to help Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe, who is in jail in Iran.

24/11/17 14:37

Crown Prince Mohammad bin Salman, 32, who is also Minister of Defence, said he did not want Iran's Ayatollah Ali Khamenei to 'repeat what happened in Europe' during World War II.

23/11/17 23:55

British aid worker Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe, pictured with her husband Richard and their daughter Gabriella has been told she will appear in court in Tehran on December 10.

23/11/17 12:46

The audacious move has been announced by the Islamic theocracy's new naval commander, Rear Admiral Hossein Khanzadi. He said the flotilla will also visit South American nations.

23/11/17 12:18

Iraqi forces launched an operation on Thursday to clear the desert bordering Syria of ISIS fighters, in a final push to rid the country of the terrorist group, the military said (not pictured).

22/11/17 14:46

Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson was markedly upbeat during an hour of Commons questions to his department. Was it the crisis in Germany or remembering optimism is life's best medicine?

21/11/17 21:02

Bewhzad Mesris, an Iranian ex-military hacker who named himself after the Game of Thrones villain Littlefinger in ransom emails to HBO has been charged with six counts.

21/11/17 17:38

Photos taken in Iran before the 1979 Islamic Revolution, which saw the ousting of King Shah Mohammad Reza Pahlavi, show what the vibrant Iranian life was like in the 60s and 70s.

21/11/17 12:00

Mohammad Reza was traveling from Dallas to Kansas City last week for a presentation at a Transportation Research Board national conference when he was kicked off the bus in Wichita.

21/11/17 10:26

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani made his comments ahead of a meeting with the presidents of Russia and Turkey, where they will re-boot the peace process in Syria.

21/11/17 09:27

Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe was detained in Tehran in April 2016 as she tried to leave Iran after a visit with her two-year-old daughter.

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