March 27, 2020 12:42 pm
Thousands of displaced Afghans continue to flow across the border from Iran, which has reported among the world’s highest numbers of COVID-19 cases and deaths.
March 27, 2020 11:00 am
Administration officials see the crisis as creating new opportunities, but it also brings new risks as China and Russia seek to take advantage of a moment of perceived weakness and disarray for their U.S. adversaries.
March 19, 2020 9:43 am
On Tuesday, Esmaili said Iran had temporarily freed about 85,000 people from jail, including political prisoners, in response to the coronavirus epidemic.
March 18, 2020 5:48 pm
The government further informed that 12 people have been infected with the virus in UAE, five in Italy, and one each in Hong Kong, Kuwait, Sri Lanka and the African country Rwanda.
March 18, 2020 10:17 pm
The global number of deaths caused by coronavirus crossed 7,500 Wednesday, with nearly 200,000 people infected as of now.
March 17, 2020 8:56 pm
When questioned about media reports claiming that more than 250 Indians in Iran have tested positive for the virus, MEA Additional Secretary Dammu Ravi was quoted as saying: "Cannot confirm that over 250 Indians in Iran have tested positive for coronavirus."
March 17, 2020 7:31 pm
The death toll in Iran from coronavirus has risen to 988 and a total of 16,169 people have been confirmed infected across the country, one of the worst national outbreaks outside China, where the pandemic originated.
March 15, 2020 11:10 am
In a letter addressed to the UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres, Zarif urged the United Nations to disregard the US sanctions and pressed that they are lifted.
March 12, 2020 7:15 pm
The escalating outbreak in Iran - the worst-affected country in the Middle East - has killed 429 people and infected 10,075. The outbreak has damaged Iranian businesses and is bound to hit its non-oil exports after many neighbouring countries and trade partners shut their borders.
March 11, 2020 6:23 pm
Iran's Health Ministry said the deaths are among some 9,000 confirmed cases in Iran, where the virus has spread to all of the country's provinces.
February 19, 2020 12:51 pm
Conditions in the prison near Hasaka, which used to be a school before being transformed to cope with the influx of captives, were markedly worse than those at the central jail.
January 06, 2020 1:18 pm
The killing of Qassem Soleimani has escalated the crisis between Tehran and Washington after months of back-and-forth attacks and threats which have put the Middle East on edge.
November 05, 2019 11:29 am
Tens of thousands of Iraqis have been demonstrating in central Baghdad and across mostly Shiite southern Iraq since October 25, calling for the overthrow of the government and sweeping political change.
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India defended well in the first half before they let in quick goals in the early stages of the second half.
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The Laughter Yoga course in Tehran helps people from various age groups and social backgrounds to have fun and take a break from stressful daily lives.
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