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Iran sentences daughter of late president to jail for second time

Iran's hardline judiciary has sentenced the daughter of late Iranian president Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani to jail for "anti-state propaganda, spreading lies against the judiciary and the Revolutionary Guards Corps", the opposition website Kalemeh reported on Friday. 

Iran's Rouhani to run for second term: Vice-president

Iran's President Hassan Rouhani has decided to run for re-election in May, the vice-president for parliamentary affairs said sunday.

Iran mourns `sheikh of moderation` Rafsanjani

Iran began three days of mourning Monday after the death of ex-president Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani, a pillar of the Islamic revolution who became a leading counterweight to hardliners.

Former president of Iran Ayatollah Rafsanjani dead at 82

Former president of Iran Ayatollah Rafsanjani dead at 82

Former Iranian president Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani died in hospital in Tehran where he was taken after suffering a heart attack on Sunday, state media reported.

Iran polls: Hassan Rouhani hails election wins, ally salutes 'will of people'

Iran polls: Hassan Rouhani hails election wins, ally salutes 'will of people'

A reformist-backed list of candidates aligned with Hassan Rouhani was on course to win all 30 parliamentary seats in Tehran.

'Iran got Pakistan's help to acquire Nuclear weapon technology'

'Iran got Pakistan's help to acquire Nuclear weapon technology'

Iran's former president Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani has claimed that Iran received nuclear technology from Pakistan in mid 80s.