A rights group has called on Fifa to ban Iran from this year's World Cup after blocking women from watching games in their own country. Open Stadiums questioned why the country was being allowed to compete while "Iranian women remain lock..
Protests continued in several cities across Iran on Thursday against the death of young woman in police custody, state and social media reported, as a human rights group said at least 83 people had been killed in nearly two weeks of demonstrations. ..
An Iranian rights activist has been sentenced to three years and eight months in prison for protesting the country’s mandatory hijab rules, her lawyer said. Activist Melika Qaragozlu was arrested for appearing on a social media video without..
Qatar and Iran on Monday signed a $300m agreement to supply about 200 tons of Iranian saffron to Qatar in what is the world's largest deal of such nature, the Iranian News Agency "IRNA" reported. According to IRNA, the agreement was ..
Mahsa Amini, 22, was visiting relatives with her family in the capital city Tehran when she was stopped by Iranian morality police for not wearing her hijab 'properly' and lost her life after being allegedly beaten in custody. A young..
Two women have been sentenced to death in Iran on charges of "corruption on earth" and human trafficking over the last few days, Iran's official IRNA news agency reported on Monday. Advocates and rights groups took to social media to..
The leaders of the United States, Britain, France and Germany discussed efforts to revive the 2015 Iran nuclear deal, the White House said on Sunday in a statement largely focused on Ukraine. read more "In addition, they discussed ongoing neg..
Iranian dissident journalist Masih Alinejad has reported an alleged 'assassination plot' against her. US-based Iranian journalist Masih Alinejad has fled her New York home after a man was arrested nearby armed with an assault rif..
Iranian authorities put three women to death on Wednesday for murdering their husbands, a human rights charity says. According to the Iran Human Rights Group they were among 32 people executed in the past week alone. A former child bride, convi..