Culture and life
A prominent Iranian filmmaker Asghar Farhadi's appearance and answers to a journalist at Cannes Film Festival has led to political controversy.
17 Jul 2021
Iran has unveiled a stae-funded application to promote Islamic marriage to boost population growth, while the living standard of the current population has been declining.
13 Jul 2021
Amid a severe pandemic crisis and electricity shortages Iranian newspapers are attacking ministers for lack of a proper response to multiple crisis.
07 Jul 2021
After repeated power cuts in Iran, people in several cities came out to the streets to protest. In Tehran people in darkness shouted "Death to the dictator".
05 Jul 2021
Iranians frustrated by lack of COVID vaccine supplies in their country travel to Armenia where they can get free shots.
03 Jul 2021
Iran's president-elect Ebrahim Raisi has called on Iranians living abroad to return and invest, but numerous cases of expats being arretested cast doubt whether anyone will heed the call.
26 Jun 2021
Members of Iran's parliament threaten to take outgoing president Hassan Rouhani to court for having approved a UNESCO gender equality in education directive.
08 Jun 2021