Large crowds numbering in the hundreds have demonstrated in Tehran and Isfahan against several recent acid attacks on women that apparently occurred because they were not properly veiled.
Thousands of Iranians have demonstrated in Tehran and Isfahan against several recent acid attacks against women accused of not being "properly veiled."
Saeed Ghasemi, an outspoken Iranian political activist and veteran of the Iran-Iraq war, has equated the “culture of Daesh” (the Persian acronym for the Islamic State militant group) to the 2009 election protests in Iran.
U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry is due to meet German Chancellor Angela Merkel in Berlin on October 22, in a visit to mark next month's 25th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall.
Iranian human rights lawyer Nasrin Sotoudeh staged a sit in on October 21 in Tehran in front of the country's Bar Association to protest a decision to ban her from practicing law for three years.
Iran's intelligence minister has announced that the country's security services have arrested several suspected spies in the southern province of Bushehr where Iran's nuclear plant is located.
A spate of vicious acid attacks on women has sown fear in the Iranian city of Isfahan.
The chairman of one of the most powerful institutions in Iran, the Assembly of Experts, has died.
Iraqi Prime Minister Haidar al-Abadi has arrived in Tehran on his first visit to Iran since taking office.
The head of the United Nations’ nuclear agency says Iran has yet to carry out all of the nuclear transparency steps it agreed to implement by late August and suggested Tehran’s atomic research may not be confined to civilian purposes.
Iranian officials say they have arrested several people suspected of throwing acid at women in a series of attacks in the historic city of Isfahan.
The commander of Iran's powerful Qods Force, Qassem Suleimani, has said that both the Islamic State (IS) group and the United States are "doomed to failure" in Iraq and Syria.