The Iranian men's national beach soccer team defeats Mexico 3-2 at the 2017 FIFA) Beach Soccer World Cup.
The Iranian men’s national indoor field hockey team beats Uzbekistan 12-2 to reach the final match of the 7th edition of Indoor Hockey Asia Cup.
Iranian weightlifter Saleh Cheraghi earns two medals at the 2017 Asian Weightlifting Championships in Turkmenistan.
The Islamic Republic of Iran Taekwondo Federation (IRITF) names the team roster for the upcoming 2017 Islamic Solidarity Games.
The Iranian men’s national indoor field hockey team defeats Oman 10-3 at the 7th edition of the Asian Cup.
Eminent Indonesian Quran reciter Sheikh Ja’afar Abdulrahman passes away while reciting verses from the Holy Quran live on air.
The Iranian men’s national indoor field hockey team defeats Qatar 9-3 at the 7th edition of the Asian Cup.
Iranian professional football club Esteghlal Tehran earns a one-all draw against Al Ahli of the United Arab Emirates in the 2017 AFC Champions League.
Reporters Without Borders has warned that the situation of media freedom in democracies worldwide is at “a tipping point.”
Around 30,000 babies in the United States alone are born critically early.
The occasion marks the anniversary of the day Prophet Muhammad (PBUH) was chosen as Allah’s final messenger.
Ayatollah Khamenei pardons or commutes the sentences of 593 eligible Iranian convicts on the occasion of Eid al-Mab'ath.
Pope Francis likens the refugee detention camps in European states to concentration camps.
Iranian chess boxers stand second at the first edition of Chess Boxing Amateur World Championships in India.
Iran thrashes Jordan 94-53 at the 7th edition of WABA Junior Championship in Tehran.
Iranian female sports shooter Mahlagha Jambozorg will carry Iran's flag during the opening ceremony of the 4th edition of Islamic Solidarity Games in Azerbaijan.
Thousands of people hit the streets in cities across the United States and beyond to celebrate science and censure disregard for knowledge.
The UN warns of an increased risk of nuclear accidents amid worsening relations between nuclear-armed countries.
Michele Scarponi, the 2011 Giro d'Italia champion, has been killed in a road accident after being hit by a van while training close to his home in Filottrano.
Former Iranian football player Hadi Aghili has hung up his boots at the age of 36.
The Iran men's junior national basketball team beats Iraq at the 7th edition of WABA Junior Championship.
Junior Iranian females make history at the Asian Junior Taekwondo Championships, and claim the title for the first time.
Global protest rallies are set to be held to show concerns about political attacks on science.
The Cassini space probe has taken a picture from the Earth when it was some 1.4 billion kilometers away from our planet.
A judge on Friday ordered Volkswagen to pay a $2.8 billion criminal penalty in the United States for cheating on diesel emissions tests.
Iranian squash player Sajad Zareian receives a bronze medal at the Persian Gulf Championship.
Iranian male and female taekwondo practitioners collect four more medals at the 9th edition of the Asian Junior Taekwondo Championships.
Iran's national junior basketball team defeats Syria at the 7th edition of WABA Junior Championship.
Saudi Arabia’s Energy Minister Khalid al-Falih says an agreement between world’s biggest oil producers to cut their production may have to be extended to ensure maximum results.
Iranian football referee Yadollah Jahanbazi hangs up his whistle after 18 years.
Iranian taekwondo fighters have collected four medals at the 9th edition of the Asian Junior Taekwondo Championships in Kazakhstan.
The Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) expects price recovery for oil market after output cuts.
Iranian billiard player Mohammad Ali Pordel pockets a bronze medal at Lebanon 9 Ball International Open Championship.
The Islamic Republic of Iran Boxing Federation announces the lineup for the 2017 Islamic Solidarity Games in Baku, Azerbaijan.
Saudi Arabia's Energy Minister Khalid al-Falih has kicked off a massive multi-billion-dollar plan which is expected to increase the kingdom’s production of electricity from renewable sources by 10 percent within the next few years.
The Iranian men’s national beach volleyball A team ranks first at the 2017 Asian Senior Beach Volleyball Championships in Thailand.
The Iranian men's senior table football team grabs title at the ITSF World Cup & World Championships in Germany.
Saudi Arabia has reportedly canceled or restructured economic and infrastructure projects worth billions of dollars.
Iranian wushu club South Pars finishes first at the sixth edition of the International Pars Cup Wushu Championships in Iran.
The Iranian women’s national 3x3 basketball team comes third at the Above the Rim Vol.1 tournament in Kazakhstan.
The Iranian men’s national beach volleyball A team beats Qatar to move into the final game of the 2017 Asian Senior Beach Volleyball Championships in Thailand.
The US embassy in London summons a three-month-old baby to make sure it is not resorting to terrorism.
Iran's junior freestyle wrestling team has ranked second at “Azerbaijan Wrestling Federation Cup” – International Freestyle and Greco-Roman Wrestling Tournament.
The Iranian women’s national 3x3 basketball team has won a third match in a row at the Above the Rim Vol.1 tournament in Kazakhstan.
The Iranian men’s national beach volleyball A team advances to the semifinals of the 2017 Asian Senior Beach Volleyball Championships in Thailand.
Iran’s professional soccer club Perspolis has claimed the Persian Gulf Pro League title for the 2016-17 season.
Iran’s Shahrdari Varamin has won the Asian taekwondo Clubs Championship title for the third time in a row.
Iranian basketball players go down to two defeats at the third edition of Asian University 3X3 Basketball Championship in Malaysia.
The Iranian men’s national futsal team finishes third at the 5th INAS World Futsal Championships in Portugal.
Torrential downpours have caused flooding and landslides in northwestern Iran, killing a total of 48 people in four provinces.
German magazine Der Spiegel claims that Real Madrid football star Cristiano Ronaldo paid $375,000 to a woman to silence her after allegedly raping her in 2009.
Iran national under-20 football team is going to play two warm-up matches against Senegal in Tehran next month.
The Payame Noor University basketball team loses to China 15-21 at the third edition of Asian University 3X3 Basketball Championship in Malaysia.
The Iranian men’s national futsal team fails to reach the final game of the 5th INAS World Futsal Championships in Portugal.
Iranian squads chalk up three wins at the ITSF World Cup and World Championships in Germany.
The Iranian men’s national futsal team has drawn with Portugal, and advanced to the semifinal round of the 5th INAS World Futsal Championships.
The World Health Organization says dramatic improvements are needed in ensuring access to clean water and sanitation worldwide.
Narges Kalbasi Ashtari, 28, arrived in Iran’s central city of Isfahan at noon on Wednesday.
Some UN peacekeepers are said to have coerced victims into performing sexual acts.
The World Trade Organization says it expects global trade would recover slightly in 2017 despite political and economic uncertainties.
The Iranian men’s national futsal team defeats South Africa 6-3 at the 5th edition of INAS World Championships in Portugal.
Iranian football club Zob Ahan Isfahan defeats Bunyodkor of Uzbekistan 2-1 in the AFC Champions League.
At least one person has been injured after three explosions occur in front of German football team Borussia Dortmund.
Member states of the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) cut their oil output in March more than the arranged figures.
Junior Iranian weightlifters have finished as the runner-up of the 2017 IWF Youth World Championships in Thailand.
Iranian soccer club Persepolis has been held to a goalless draw by Qatar’s Al Rayyan in the AFC Champions League.
Athletes from 13 countries are going to participate in the sixth edition of International Pars Cup Wushu Championships.
Female Iranian taekwondo fighters have finished first at first edition of Africa, WTF President Cup G2 in Agadir, Morocco.
The Vietnam women's national football team beats Iran 6-1 at the 2018 AFC) Women's Asian Cup qualification tournament.
Germany’s largest crude oil and natural gas producer has called for removing EU sanctions imposed on Russia over the eastern Ukraine crisis.
The Iranian men’s national beach volleyball A team beats Qatar A at the AVC Beach Volleyball Tour, “2nd Satun Pak Bara Open” (M & W), in Thailand.
The Union Cycliste Internationale has named the national Iranian men’s cycling team as the second best Asian team.
Iran men’s national futsal team has maintained its position as Asia’s best in the latest AMF rankings.
The Iranian tennis team has defeated Vietnam at the play-off round of the 2017 Davis Cup Asia/Oceania Zone in Isfahan, central Iran.
Iranian long distance runner Mohammad Jafar Moradi wins the title at the end of Tehran International Persian Run 2017.
The Iran men’s national soccer team has climbed five positions in latest FIFA rankings.
Pope Francis has dismissed a Roman Catholic priest from New Hampshire who was convicted of stealing $300,000 from a hospital, a bishop and a deceased priest's estate.
Oil prices hit a one-month high after the United States fired missiles at a Syrian airbase.
Australia's consumer watchdog sues US Apple for violating laws by allegedly refusing to look at or repair some iPads and iPhones previously serviced by a third party.
A study shows Islam will be the world’s largest religion by 2075.
Iranian and Croatian futsal teams play out a 1-1 draw at the end of a friendly match.
Iran is going to host the first edition of the Asian Paralympic Archery Tournament in November.
Iranian professional snooker player Hossein Vafaei Ayouri jumps 12 spots to No. 64 in the world rankings.
Iran has been defeated against South Korea at the 2017 Asian Youth Boys Volleyball Championship.
Massive earthquake jolts Iran's second largest city, partially or fully destroying several nearby villages.
NASA says its New Horizons spacecraft is now halfway between Pluto and next flyby stop in the Kuiper Belt.
The Iran men's national under-19 volleyball team finds a place at the 2017 FIVB Volleyball Boys' U19 World Championship.
Qatar Petroleum CEO and President Saad Sherida al-Kaabi says Doha plans to increase production from a massive underwater gas field it shares with Iran in the Persian Gulf.
Iran men's national futsal team is defeated 2-4 against Croatia in a friendly match.
Iran has started its campaign at the 2018 AFC Women's Asian Cup qualification tournament with a 0-2 loss to Myanmar.
Iranian people are celebrating Sizdah Bedar, the traditional Persian festival of nature, by spending time outdoors with family and friends.