Iran's official IRNA news agency reported that the country's former first vice president has been taken to prison to serve a jail term for corruption
A new movie by dissident Iranian director Jafar Panahi won on February 14 the Golden Bear prize for best film at the Berlin International Film Festival.
A Revolutionary Guard commander says Iran has helped defeat the Islamic State group in Iraq.
The head of Iran's powerful Quds Force has been quoted as saying the Islamic State (IS) group is nearing its demise.
Iran's President Hassan Rohani says Iran is seeking a "win-win" outcome in the nuclear negotiations with global powers.
A former U.S. congressman who made a rare visit to Iran in December says President Hassan Rohani and his inner circle are "deeply committed" to improving Tehran's relationship with the United States.
U.S. President Barack Obama said on February 9 that a further extension of nuclear negotiations with Iran will not be useful if Tehran does not agree to a basic framework.
A commander of Iran's Islamic Revolutionary Guards Corps (IRGC) has been killed in Iraq, Iranian media reported.
Russian President Vladimir Putin has said “substantial progress” has been made in negotiations between Iran and six world powers on Tehran's nuclear program.
Iran's Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei said he backs what he termed as a "good" nuclear compromise with world powers in which neither side would likely get everything they wanted.
A newly released musical album that includes female singing is creating controversy in Iran following criticism by hard-liners who favor restrictions on female performers.
The foreign ministers of Russia and Iran have discussed international efforts to resolve a persistent standoff over Tehran's nuclear program.