Iranians arrested for "Happy" video freed: Social media

Six Iranians arrested for appearing in a video singing along to an American pop song were released on Wednesday, one day after being detained for what police called their "obscene" behaviour, one of them said in an online posting.

Six Iranians arrested after posting `Happy` on YouTube

Police said on Tuesday they had arrested six Iranians suspected of posting a version of US singer Pharrell Williams`s hit song "Happy" on the Internet.
The clip shows three men and three unveiled women singing and dancing to the tune in the streets and on Tehran rooftops.

Iranians still chant against US after prayers

Iranians chanted "Death to America" and burned the US flag after weekly prayers in Tehran on Friday despite their new president`s outreach to the West and promises of moderation and easing of tensions with the outside world.

Missing Indian sailors may have been rescued by Iranians

Three Indian sailors, who have been missing since their ship sank four months ago off the UAE coast, may have been rescued by Iranians, a media report has claimed.

Two Iranians held for `illegal drug manufacturing`

The two Iranian nationals, arrested in a drug case in the district, were allegedly running a cottage industry that was manufacturing synthetic illegal drug methamphetamine at a village near here, police said on Sunday.

Car bomb in Iraq kills 7, including 3 Iranians

An Iraqi health official says seven people, including three Iranian pilgrims, were killed when an explosives-laden car detonated as they were exiting a rest stop north of Baghdad.

Iranians mark anniversary of shutdown of US embassy

Thousands of Iranians held rallies nationwide to mark the anniversary of "the seizure of the US embassy in Tehran" by Iranian students 33 years ago.

Iran not to surrender to pressure: Khamenei

The Iranian nation will overcome the harsh conditions through reliance on its natural wealth and talented people, said the Iranian leader.

Iranians denied visas for UN General Assembly meet

The US has denied entry visas to a few Iranian officials, expecting to attend the UN General Assembly meet next week.

Iran summons Swiss envoy over abductions in Syria

The Swiss embassy in Tehran represents US interests in Iran since both severed diplomatic relations in 1980.

India in touch with Iran to get access to accused Iranians

India is in touch with Iran to
get access to three Iranians wanted in connection with the bomb attack on an Israeli diplomat last month.

Israeli car blast: Open warrant against 3 Iranians

A Delhi court on Wednesday issued an
"open warrant" against three Iranian nationals in connection
with the February 13 Israeli diplomat car bombing in which
journalist Syed Mohammed Ahmad Kazmi is already under arrest.

Three more Iranians held in Bangkok bombing case

The three suspects -- two men and a woman -- were identified as Madani Seyed Mehrded, Rahimi Rad Iraj and his wife Mahboobh Tasbehi.

US Coast guard rescues six Iranians from Gulf

The Iranians sustained injuries, including burn injuries. They are now being treated abroad the US Coast Guard cutter.

US Navy rescues Iranians held by pirates

US does not have formal diplomatic ties with Iran, which is at odds with Washington and other western govts over nuclear program.

US reaches out to Iranians, warns Iran government

The Obama administration is setting up an Internet-based embassy for Iranians hoping to broaden their understanding of US.

Malaysia arrests two Iranians in latest drug haul

There has been a steep increase in the number of alleged Iranian drug traffickers caught in Malaysia.

EU slaps sanctions on 32 Iranians over rights abuses

Iran has already been hit by a raft of sanctions imposed by United Nations.

US sends Twitter messages to Iranians

US State DepT has
begun sending Twitter messages to Iranians in Farsi.

Iranians hurl eggs, tomatoes at British embassy

Crowds of people hurled eggs and
tomatoes at the British embassy in Tehran on Thursday after the MI6
spy chief said espionage was key to curbing Iran`s nuclear
drive, state news agency IRNA reported.