Isfahan Province is one of the 31 provinces of Iran, located in the center of the country. Isfahan (known as Nesf-e-Jahan or Half of the world) is the capital of Isfahan Province. The Naghsh-e Jahan Square in Isfahan is one of the largest city squares in the world and an outstanding example of Iranian and Islamic architecture. The city also has a wide variety of historic monuments and is known for the paintings and history. [PHOTOS]
Iranian and Russian Foreign Ministers Mohammad Javad Zarif and Sergei Lavrov will likely hold a meeting in the Swiss city of Lausanne to discuss the Saudi airstrike on Yemen.
Military action is not a solution to the crisis in Yemen, European Union foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini said on Thursday, urging regional powers to act responsibly.
Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif called on Riyadh to immediately stop its attack on Yemen, stressing Tehran's efforts to control the crisis.
Head of the Atomic Energy Organization of Iran (AEOI) Ali Akbar Salehi announced on Thursday that Tehran and the world powers have reached a common understanding on the technical issues related to Iran's nuclear program.
The Iranian foreign ministry deplored the Thursday morning air strike against Yemen which killed and wounded tens of innocent civilians, calling it a 'dangerous' move against international obligations for respecting countries' national sovereignty.
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani and his French counterpart Francois Hollande in a telephone conversation on Thursday discussed the ongoing trend of the nuclear negotiations between Tehran and the Group 5+1 (the US, Russia, China, France and Britain plus Germany).
The United States is considering to compromise its stance over Iran's Fordo uranium enrichment facility in the hope of achieving a nuclear deal with Tehran.
Iran's President Hassan Rouhani had separate phone conversations with his Russian, Chinese and French counterparts as well as the British prime minister on Thursday to discuss the latest developments in the nuclear talks between Tehran and the 5+1 group of powers underway in Lausanne, Switzerland.
Deputies from Iran and the United States have held a new meeting in an effort to facilitate the process of inking a deal on the Islamic Republic’s nuclear program.
Iran’s capital city stock market, Tehran Stock Exchange (TSE) gets off to a positive start in the new Persian calendar year (which started on March 21).
Two Iranian nationals were traveling on the doomed Germanwings commercial passenger airliner that crashed into a mountain in the French Alps, killing all the 150 people on board.
Iran called for serious cooperation between the regional states and the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) to protect the cultural heritage existing in the region.
Lebanon's Culture Minister Remon Areiji in a meeting with his Iranian counterpart Ali Jannati in Beirut emphasized his country's enthusiasm for the further development of cultural ties and cooperation with Tehran.
Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif and his Chinese counterpart Wang Yi reviewed the latest developments in the nuclear talks between Tehran and the world powers.
Iranian Culture Minister Ali Jannati in a meeting with Lebanese Parliament Speaker Nabih Berri reiterated the high importance of Lebanon's security to Tehran.
The Iranian foreign ministry expressed the country's condolences to the families of those people killed in the plane crash in France.
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani expressed deep condolences to Germany's people and government over a plane crash that killed all 150 people on board.