Despite being at a 10-year low, Iran still executes the second-highest number of people in the world, according to a human rights group.
Opposing the will of the people is 'neither right, nor legal, nor legitimate,' says Iranian president
Iran has hit back at the latest round of US sanctions calling on the United Nations to hold Washington accountable for re-imposing sweeping curbs aimed at choking off Iran's economy
The Trump administration is completing its reinstatement of all sanctions against Tehran that were lifted under the 2015 nuclear deal.
Paris accuses Tehran of plotting to bomb an Iranian opposition rally in France. Iran strongly denies it.
The UN General Assembly got a little show and tell from Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu yesterday. He made his address to the UN — and he used his time to point the finger directly at Iran.
US President Donald Trump exchanges barbs with Iranian President Hassan Rouhani, condemns globalism and touts achievements in his address to the UN General Assembly. His self-aggrandising claims at one point drew laughter from the diplomatic crowd.
Iran's president pledges to fight terrorism after at least 25 people were killed when gunmen opened fire at a military parade
Last year it was North Korea, this year Iran may be in the US president's crosshairs at the UN General Assembly. Both American President Donald Trump and Iranian President Hassan Rouhani will address the UN General Assembly today, but it's unlikely they'll meet after Rouhani shot the idea down.
The deputy head of Iran's Revolutionary Guards has warned the US and Israel to expect a "devastating" response after accusing them of involvement in an attack on a military parade in the city of Ahvaz.
Iran vows to avenge deadly military parade attack that killed 25 people, including children and soldiers.
Iran accused US-backed Gulf states for military parade attack that killed 25
Russian and Syrian warplanes have kept up their assault on Idlib after a summit failed to agree on a ceasefire.
Iran’s state media says the Kowsar plane is “100%” locally made, as President Rouhani claims the country’s military might prevents Washington from attacking it.
The convention sees five nations - Russia, Iran, Kazakhstan, Azerbaijan and Turkmenistan – agree to the status of the disputed body of water.
Iran's President Hassan Rouhani dismissed US calls for talks before Washington reimposes sanctions.
The first batch of measures come into effect from this weekend, following the US withdrawal from the Iran nuclear deal announced by President Trump in May.
Trump's conciliatory approach comes after he and Iranian President Hassan Rouhani traded hostile warnings earlier this month, leading Rouhani, to warn the US that war with Tehran would be the "mother of all wars."
Donald Trump warns Iran of dire consequences as war of words escalates
The US will reimpose "full" sanctions on Iran and on foreign companies trading with Iran. What impact will this decision have on Iranians and on the rest of the world?
in 2015 Iran agreed to restrictions on its nuclear activities in return for the lifting of sanctions - here's what you need to know in 4 questions.
Several countries are fighting to save the 2015 pact in which Tehran agreed to curb its nuclear activity in return for sanctions relief. President Trump has threatened to ditch the "insane" deal on May 12.
To haggle about details after signing 'is ridiculous', says Iran's President, Hassan Rouhani.
Hundreds of thousands of Iranians marched on the streets to mark the 39th anniversary of the Islamic Revolution as President Rouhani appealed for unity
Deadly protests around Iran have reached their fifth day, with many seeing similarities—and differences—to the 2009 Iranian presidential election protests
Demonstrations have swept Tehran and other Iranian cities since Thursday in the country's worst unrest since 2009