Gulf Times - Iran
Top Iran security body says cause of incident at Natanz nuclear site identified

Top Iran security body says cause of incident at Natanz nuclear site identified

Iran's top security body said on Friday the cause of an incident and fire at the Natanz nuclear site had been determined and will be announced later, semi-official news agency Tasnim reported.

Russia's Putin urges Turkey, Iran to help promote dialogue in Syria

Russia's Putin urges Turkey, Iran to help promote dialogue in Syria

Russian President Vladimir Putin told his counterparts from Turkey and Iran on Wednesday that there was a need for peaceful dialogue between the opposing forces in Syria's civil war.

Iran prosecutor says human error led to shooting down of Ukrainian airliner

Iran prosecutor says human error led to shooting down of Ukrainian airliner

The shooting down of a Ukrainian airliner in Iran in January was due to human error and not an order from senior military authorities, the military prosecutor for Tehran province, Gholam Abbas Torki, said

Iranian-American freed in prisoner swap with US arrives in Iran

Iranian-American freed in prisoner swap with US arrives in Iran

An Iranian-American doctor has returned to Iran, Iranian state media reported on Monday, after a swap deal between Tehran and Washington that resulted in the release of a US Navy veteran detained in the Iran.

East Syria air raids kill 12 pro-Iran fighters

East Syria air raids kill 12 pro-Iran fighters

At least 12 pro-Iranian fighters died in strikes by unidentified aircraft on eastern Syria late Saturday evening, a war monitor said.

Iran suggests up to 225 killed in November protests

Iran suggests up to 225 killed in November protests

Iran's interior minister has suggested that up to 225 people were killed in November protests sparked by a petrol price hike, ISNA news agency reported on Sunday.

As lockdown eases, Iran's mosques to resume daily prayers

As lockdown eases, Iran's mosques to resume daily prayers

Government employees went back to work in Iran on Saturday and President Hassan Rouhani said mosques would resume daily prayers across the country ...

Qatar Airways Cargo delivers medical supplies to Iran

Qatar Airways Cargo delivers medical supplies to Iran

Qatar Airways Cargo recently supported Unicef with air freight to transport nearly 36 tonnes of freight from Shanghai, China to Tehran, Iran.

Iran to allow Eid Al-Fitr prayers in open spaces

Iran to allow Eid Al-Fitr prayers in open spaces

Iran announced on Sunday that it will allow Eid Al-Fitr prayers to be held in open spaces in all Iranian cities.

Iranian warship hit by missile in training accident, killing 19 sailors

Iranian warship hit by missile in training accident, killing 19 sailors

One Iranian warship accidentally struck another with a missile during an exercise, killing 19 sailors and wounding 15 others, Iran's navy said on Monday.

Iran ready to swap prisoners with US without precondition

Iran ready to swap prisoners with US without precondition

Iran is ready for a full prisoner exchange with the United States, Iranian government spokesman Ali Rabiei was quoted as saying by Khabaronline news website on Sunday

Iran reopens mosques, records almost 80,000 hospital recoveries

Iran reopens mosques, records almost 80,000 hospital recoveries

Iran on Monday reopened mosques in parts of the country deemed at low risk from coronavirus, as it said almost 80,000 people hospitalised with the illness had recovered and been released.