President Hassan Rouhani re-entered Iran's feverish debate on Internet censorship and gender segregation on Sunday, saying neither policy was in the country's interest.
Mohammad Reza Rahimi, Iran's first vice president under former president Mahmoud Ahmadinejad, has been sentenced to prison and fined, it was reported on Monday.
Hardline former top nuclear negotiator Saeed Jalili was on Thursday appointed to Iran`s top political arbitration body, the Expediency Council, state television reported.
Iran`s Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei has appointed former president Mahmoud Ahmadinejad as a member of Expediency Council, an administrative assembly.
Iran`s supreme leader on Monday appointed Mahmoud Ahmadinejad to the Expediency Council, the country`s top political arbitration body headed by an avid critic of the outgoing president.
Iran`s outgoing President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad warned arch-foe Israel on Saturday in one of his last public speeches that a regional storm was brewing that would "uproot" the Jewish state.
An Iranian news website says outgoing President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad has obtained clearance to establish a technology university in Tehran after he leaves office next week.
President Vladimir Putin is to visit Iran in August to try to restart talks on Tehran`s controversial nuclear drive, a Russian newspaper reported on Wednesday.
Iraq and Iran fought a bloody 1980-88 war launched by now-executed dictator Saddam Hussein.
Highlighting the growing ties between the two Shiite-led neighbors, Iran`s outgoing President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad landed in Iraq on Thursday in his second official visit to the country.
Hassan Rouhani is the new President of Islamic Republic of Iran.
Iran`s outgoing President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad met his successor Hassan Rouhani on Tuesday for the first time since the moderate conservative was elected, in talks centered on political and economic issues.
Iran`s official news agency says a criminal court has summoned outgoing President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad over a lawsuit filed by the country`s parliament speaker and others.
Iran`s Interior Minister Mostafa Mohammad Najjar announced that moderate candidate Hasan Rowhani has won the Presidential Election.
6 contenders for Iran`s president issued appeal for calm as officials extended polling hours in first election since outgoing President Mahmoud`s Ahmadinejad`s 2009 re-election sparked mass protests.
Iranians vote on June 14 in a Presidential Election in which a successor to hard-line Mahmoud Ahmadinejad.
A former Iranian president who was blocked from a comeback bid is urging voters not to boycott Friday`s election.
Iran`s media on Saturday hailed the latest televised debate of presidential candidates, highlighting sharp exchanges among them on topics such as the nuclear issue and political freedom.
A website is reporting that former president Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani has strongly criticised the policies of Iran`s ruling clerical establishment.
The official ballot list, announced on state TV, followed a nearly six-hour delay in which the names were kept under wraps.
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