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Saudi Arabia and Iran fail to reach deal on Hajj

Aljazeera.com - ‎10 hours ago‎
Saudi Arabia and Iran have failed to reach a deal on arrangements for Iranians to attend this year's Islamic pilgrimage to Mecca, with officials from both countries trading accusations on who was to blame for the impasse.
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Iran students flogged with 99 lashes for 'dancing and jubilating' at mixed party

Telegraph.co.uk - ‎17 hours ago‎
At least 30 Iranian students have been flogged with 99 lashes each after being caught “dancing and jubilating” at a party attended by both men and women.

Iran's New Parliament Sworn In

RadioFreeEurope/RadioLiberty - ‎48 minutes ago‎
The 290-member Islamic Consultative Assembly held its first meeting on May 28 with a fresh crop of reformist lawmakers who are expected to back President Hassan Rohani's efforts to modernize Iran's economy and social policies. Their victories ended the ...

Iran's mercantile exchange in Tehran

Deutsche Welle - ‎7 hours ago‎
With international sanctions gone, Iran has become an interesting market for foreign trade, but also for investors. They want to invest money or buy Iranian resources. That's become easier than expected, due to Iran's performance oriented infrastructure.
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What Was Mullah Mansour Doing in Iran?

Foreign Policy (blog) - ‎14 hours ago‎
According to reports in the Pakistani press, the passport indicated that its owner, presumably Mullah Mansour, had been returning from Iran, where he had been since April 26. He had also traveled there for several weeks in February and March.
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UN agency reports Iran has complied with nuclear deal

Macleans.ca - ‎19 hours ago‎
The U.N's International Atomic Energy Agency is responsible for monitoring the agreement Iran signed last year with the United States, Russia, China, Britain, France and Germany that reduces and limits Tehran's nuclear activities in exchange for ...
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4 reasons Iran's new parliament is a really big deal

Vox - ‎May 26, 2016‎
On May 28, Iran's newly elected parliament will be sworn in. It will be the 10th - and potentially the most consequential - elected assembly since the founding of the Islamic Republic in 1979.

The Holocaust Iran Prevented

theTrumpet.com - ‎4 hours ago‎
Before 1935, the Islamic Republic of Iran was known as Persia. Persia's ambassador to Nazi Germany suggested the name change after being influenced by Adolf Hitler's regime.

Iran footballers investigated over lesbian claims

BBC News - ‎18 hours ago‎
Iranian authorities are investigating the women's national football team because they believe some players might be homosexual.
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Chabahar deal 'not finished'; Pakistan, China welcome: Iran

Economic Times - ‎20 hours ago‎
The offer to cooperate had first been extended to Pakistan and then China, implying neither had expressed interest, he said while speaking on Pakistan-Iran relations at the Institute of Strategic Studies in Islamabad (ISSI), Dawn newspaper reported.

Iran's Holocaust denial is part of a malevolent strategy

Washington Post - ‎7 hours ago‎
The Islamic Republic of Iran held another Holocaust cartoon festival this month, inviting the usual despicable cast of characters.
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Iran's Khamenei warns of Western 'schemes' as new MPs meet

The Times of Israel - ‎1 hour ago‎
“The turbulent state of the region and the world and the international adventurism of oppressors and their vassals have confronted the Islamic Iran with conditions more complicated than before,” said a message from Khamenei, read to a packed parliament ...

Secure fishermen held in Iran: CM to Modi

The Hindu - ‎9 hours ago‎
In a letter to Mr. Narendra Modi on Friday, she highlighted the plight of five fishermen who were arrested by Iranian Coast Guard.

Trump Criticized Obama For Not Intervening During 2009 Iran Protests

BuzzFeed News - ‎12 hours ago‎
Trump Criticized Obama For Not Intervening During 2009 Iran Protests. “If Obama would've backed the people of Iran two years ago when that county had a big, big problem—and the protesters were making headway…we wouldn't have any problems in Iran, ...

Did Iran's president sideline his own brother?

Al-Monitor - ‎10 hours ago‎
Just two weeks before Iran and the six world powers reached a landmark nuclear deal ending a decadelong international dispute, Iranian President Hassan Rouhani dispatched his brother Hossein Fereydoun to Vienna to join the negotiations. (Rouhani ...
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Iran says more neighbors want its jet fuel

Press TV - ‎22 hours ago‎
A top Iranian oil official said on Friday that more neighboring states are negotiating with the country over the purchase of jet fuel.
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Iran asks for $50 billion in reparations from the US

WJLA - ‎13 hours ago‎
Paul Salem is Vice President of the Middle East Institute in Washington D.C. "The Iranian President and Prime Minister promised great economic windfalls," said Salem.

Iran Tortures ANIMALS, Too: Obama, UN Silent on Nuke Partner's Shocking Animal Abuse

PJ Media (blog) - ‎15 hours ago‎
This disturbing video spread quickly online in Iran, especially through the popular mobile phone messaging application, Telegram.

Obama's Iran expert never heard of anti-Israel BDS movement

WND.com - ‎17 hours ago‎
According to the governor's website, “Last year, McCrory signed the bipartisan Iran Divestment Act of 2015, which prohibited the N.C.
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Iran's Oil Deals Hit Banking Snag

Wall Street Journal - ‎May 26, 2016‎
TEHRAN—Even after the lifting of international sanctions against Iran, long-standing U.S. banking limitations are impeding the country's oil resurgence by forcing energy companies to use small lenders or barter to get their deals done.
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