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Iran's Rouhani warns those using 'threatening language'

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani warned today that those using "threatening language" against Tehran would regret it as the regime faces increasingly hawkish rhetoric from the new US administration.

Iranians celebrate 1979 revolution with rallies

The rallies commemorate February 11, 1979, when followers of Ayatollah Ruhollah Khomeini ousted the US-backed Shah Reza Pahlavi.

Now is not the time to build walls — Iran's Hassan Rouhani tells Donald Trump

Now is not the time to build walls — Iran's Hassan Rouhani tells Donald Trump

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani criticised his US counterpart Donald Trump on Saturday, saying now was "not the time to build walls between nations". 

Iran says it does not want US at Syria talks in Astana

Iran`s foreign minister said on Tuesday Tehran opposed a US presence at peace talks on Syria in the Kazakh capital next week, after a decision by Russia and Turkey to invite Washington.

Donald Trump cannot unilaterally cancel nuclear deal: Iranian President Hassan Rouhani

Donald Trump cannot unilaterally cancel nuclear deal: Iranian President Hassan Rouhani

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said on Tuesday US President-elect Trump cannot unilaterally cancel the nuclear deal Tehran signed with world powers including Washington and that talk of renegotiating it was "meaningless".

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.

Iran President Hassan Rouhani welcomes peace talks on Syria

Iran President Hassan Rouhani welcomes peace talks on Syria

Iran's President Hassan Rouhani on Sunday welcomed the imminent peace talks on Syria in Kazakhstan.

Vladimir Putin, Hassan Rouhani welcome Syrian army's victory in Aleppo

Vladimir Putin, Hassan Rouhani welcome Syrian army's victory in Aleppo

Iran's President Hassan Rouhani and his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin welcomed the "Syrian army`s victory against the terrorists in Aleppo" during a late-night phone call, Iranian media reported on Sunday.

White House downplays Iran's move to develop nuclear-powered vessel

White House downplays Iran's move to develop nuclear-powered vessel

The White House downplayed a directive from Iranian President Hassan Rouhani to local scientists to start developing systems for nuclear-powered marine vessels.

44 dead as trains collide in Iran

44 dead as trains collide in Iran

The Tehran-to-Mashhad line was briefly closed to allow an investigation into the cause of the crash.

Iran's Rouhani: Trump cannot reverse nuclear deal

During the election campaign, Trump described the deal as "disastrous" and said it would be his "number one priority" to dismantle it.

Donald Trump cannot reverse nuclear deal: Iran`s Rouhani

Iran`s President Hassan Rouhani said there was "no possibility" of its nuclear deal with world powers being overturned by US president-elect Donald Trump despite his threat to rip it up.

Iranian president tells Venezuela essential to raise oil prices

Iran`s President Hassan Rouhani told his Venezuelan counterpart Nicolás Maduro in a phone call that it was essential for oil producing countries to take a decision to raise the price of oil and stabilise the market, Iranian state news agency IRNA said.

Iran's President meets Castros in Cuba to reaffirm friendship

Iran and Cuba have long been friendly, united partly by their respective stand-offs with the US, although both have seen relations with Washington thaw in recent years.
 

Chabahar will be 'turning point' in Indo-Iran ties: Hamid Ansari tells Iranian President Hassan Rouhani

The strategic Chabahar port, which will give India access to Afghanistan bypassing Pakistan, will be recalled as a "turning point" in Indo-Iran ties, Vice President Hamid Ansari told Iranian President Hassan Rouhani on Sunday as the two leaders held talks here.

Iran president calls on Muslims to punish Saudi 'crimes'

Iran president calls on Muslims to punish Saudi 'crimes'

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani today called on the Muslim world to unite and punish the Saudi government for its handling of the hajj pilgrimage and wider actions in the region.

Britain's May, Iran's Rouhani agree to work on closer ties: IRNA

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani and Britain`s Prime Minister Theresa May agreed in a telephone call on Tuesday to work on forming closer ties at various levels, a top Iranian official was quoted as saying by the state news agency IRNA.

Iran announces May 19 presidential election

Iran's Guardian Council announced on Wednesday that next year's presidential election will take place on May 19 with embattled incumbent Hassan Rouhani expected to run for a second term.

Nuclear deal holding but more work needed: Iran negotiator

Iran's nuclear deal with world powers is holding a year after it was agreed but more needs to be done to ensure its full implementation, a top Iranian negotiator said Wednesday.

Iran's Rouhani accuses West of exploiting Sunni-Shiite rift, raps Israel

Iran's Rouhani accuses West of exploiting Sunni-Shiite rift, raps Israel

Iran's President Hassan Rouhani accused Western powers of trying to exploit Sunni and Shiite Muslims.