Iran says it rebuffed US invitation to join anti-Islamic State coalition

Iran’s supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei said on Monday he had vetoed a US invitation to cooperate in fighting Islamic State, but Washington insisted it would not coordinate militarily with Iran against the militants.

Khamenei calls for high voting in Iran elections

Iran`s supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei has called for a high turnout as over 60,000 polling stations opened across the country on Friday for the 11th presidential elections.

Industrial boost can fight sanctions: Khamenei

Iran`s supreme leader said that
more support for domestic industrial production can counter Western sanctions over Tehran`s nuclear programme.

Khamenei orders institute to control cyberspace

Iran`s Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei has ordered the setting up of an institution to control the cyberspace, Xinhua reported.

Khamenei allies trounce Ahmadinejad in Iran election

Khamenei tightened his grip on Iran`s faction-ridden politics after loyalists won over 75 % seats in elections.

`Iran will respond to any oil, military threats`

Iran has its `own threats` to respond
to any military attack or sanctions against its oil exports, Khamenei said.

Iran backs Arab uprisings unless pro-US: Khamenei

Iran relished the fall in February of Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak.

Iran leader`s warning appears to rebuke president

Iran`s supreme leader warned on Saturday
he will intervene in the government`s affairs anytime
necessary in an apparent rebuke to President Ahmadinejad for challenging the clerical leader`s
all-encompassing authority.

Hariri court ruling `null and void`: Khamenei

Khamenei dismissed as `null` any ruling by the UN court probing the 2005 murder of Rafiq Hariri.

Iran`s President fires Foreign Minister

Iranian Prez fired his FM and named the N-chief to serve as the country’s acting top diplomat.

Iran urges sympathy for Kashmir

Iran`s Khamenei, has urged the Islamic world to sympathise and provide assistance to Kashmir.

Iran`s top leader visits holy city amid tensions

Iran`s top leader has begun a 10-day
visit to the holy city of Qom seeking to bring senior clerics
into line with the policies of the ruling system.

Muslims must fight `savage` US, British terrorism: Khamenei

Iran`s Khamenei called on Muslims to fight the "blind and savage terrorism" by US and Britain.

Iran`s Khamenei slams Obama over `nuclear threat`

Supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei slammed US Prez Barack Obama for
threatening a "nuclear attack" on Iran as Tehran said it will mass produce speedier centrifuges for its controversial
uranium enrichment programme.

Iran enemies aimed to start `civil war` after poll: Khamenei

Iran`s supreme leader Ayatollah
Ali Khamenei said in a New Year address to the nation on Sunday
that the enemies of the Islamic republic had plans to start a
"civil war" after last June`s elections.

Iran Supreme Leader urges firm action over riots

Iran`s Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei told the security forces on Saturday to take firm action against anti-government protesters.

Iran clerics rally to support supreme leader

Tens of thousands of hardline clerics took part in state-sponsored rallies across Iran on Saturday in support of the country`s supreme leader, after opposition students burned photos of him.

Iran`s Khamenei to reject talks if result fixed by US

Supreme leader Ayatollah Ali
Khamenei said on Tuesday that Iran will reject any dialogue if its
outcome is pre-determined by Washington, raising the
possibility a mooted nuclear fuel deal may be derailed.

Iran `rejects` nuclear weapons: Khamenei

Iran`s supreme leader Ayatollah Ali
Khamenei on Sunday denied the West`s charge that Tehran aims to
develop nuclear weapons under a covert programme, insisting
the Islamic republic bans such activity.

Rafsanjani urges warring factions to follow Khamenei

Powerful cleric Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani urged Iran`s warring political groups today to follow the orders of supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei for ending the present political turmoil.