The director-general of the UN nuclear agency said today that Iran had demonstrated "greater transparency" lately.
Iranian authorities say they have detained a number of suspects in an alleged financial corruption scam, which authorities estimated at $2.6 billion.
Iran has inaugurated its first nuclear power plant, which has been built with Russian help.
The Iranian news agency IRNA reported today that Pakistani and Iranian officials have met and agreed to build a pipeline to bring natural gas from Iran to Pakistan.
Iranian opposition leader Mir Hossein Musavi and his wife have visited their children for the first time after seven months of house arrest, according to the opposition Kaleme website.
At the United Nations, the United States, Britain, France and Germany have accused Iran of violating UN sanctions prohibiting any launches using ballistic missile technology, as well as an arms embargo.
Thirty-three political prisoners have written an open letter calling for the release from strict house arrest of Iranian opposition figures Mir Hossein Musavi and Mehdi Karrubi.
A dervish has died in southwestern Iran amid an ongoing government crackdown against the Sufi sect,
A founding member of the opposition Freedom Movement of Iran has written an open letter to Iranian Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei calling for the dissolution of the country's revolutionary courts.
The wife of a jailed Iranian religious scholar says she is shocked at his poor state of health after five weeks in prison.
In a statement issued, EU foreign policy chief Catherine Ashton expressed "serious concerns about the recent wave of arrests of Baha'i citizens and the shutting down of an educational center of the Baha'i community in Iran."
Iran has shut down two publications after they printed articles critical of President Mahmud Ahmadinejad.