Iranian Chief Rabbi Dies

Iranian Chief Rabbi Dies

Rabbi Yousef Hamadani Cohen, 98, dies of illness. What's next for Jews in Iran?AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/31/2014, 6:11 PM
Israelis En Route to India Land in Tehran

Israelis En Route to India Land in Tehran

20 Israelis who fly to India with Turkish Airlines find themselves in Tehran, where the plane landed to treat a heart patient.Elad Benari, 3/4/2014, 1:16 AM
Obama is Burnishing His Legacy

Obama is Burnishing His Legacy

Obama is planning to visit Iran. Dr. Joe Tuzara, 2/23/2014, 12:06 AM
EU's Ashton Plans to Visit Tehran

EU's Ashton Plans to Visit Tehran

European Union foreign policy chief announces plans to visit Iran within weeks, after being invited by the country's foreign minister.Elad Benari, 1/14/2014, 4:09 AM
Iran Considers Moving Capital From Tehran

Iran Considers Moving Capital From Tehran

City of 12 million suffers from pollution, overcrowding and earthquake dangers. Parliament accepts proposal amid doubt over high costs.Ari Yashar, 12/25/2013, 9:59 AM
White House Denies Obama to Visit Iran in 2014

White House Denies Obama to Visit Iran in 2014

Kuwaiti news agencies report that US President has already planned Iran trip next year.Tova Dvorin, 12/3/2013, 10:01 AM
Rouhani: Second Nuclear Plant in Bushehr

Rouhani: Second Nuclear Plant in Bushehr

New plant result of Russian-Iranian negotiations; Iran states they are not reporting plans to IAEA.Tova Dvorin, 12/1/2013, 2:17 PM
Iranian Team Receives Hero's Welcome in Tehran

Iranian Team Receives Hero's Welcome in Tehran

Iran’s Foreign Minister hailed as "ambassador for peace" as he returns to Tehran after securing deal in Geneva.Elad Benari, 11/25/2013, 4:13 AM
Iranian Jews Protest in Favor of Nuclear Program

Iranian Jews Protest in Favor of Nuclear Program

In a rare public display, members of Iran's Jewish community rally in support of the country's nuclear program.Elad Benari, 11/20/2013, 2:13 AM
Deputy Iranian Minister Shot Dead in Tehran

Deputy Iranian Minister Shot Dead in Tehran

Unidentified assailants shoot dead Iran's deputy minister for industry and mining.Elad Benari, 11/11/2013, 1:16 AM
Next Year in Tehran?

Next Year in Tehran?

Is there any chance? Jacob Campbell, 7/22/2013, 9:46 AM
PM Netanyahu Updates the Iranian Nuclear Threat

PM Netanyahu Updates the Iranian Nuclear Threat

Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu spent Sunday morning reminding the world that Iran is still focused on advancing its nuclear development.Chana Ya'ar, 7/14/2013, 3:33 PM
AJC 'Can't Fathom' Purpose of European Iran Trip

AJC 'Can't Fathom' Purpose of European Iran Trip

AJC condemns European Parliament delegation trip to Iran, saying the he visit will only serve to further undermine human rights in Iran.Arutz Sheva staff, 4/25/2013, 2:42 PM
Egypt Suspends Tourist Flights from Iran

Egypt Suspends Tourist Flights from Iran

Just a week after Cairo resumed tourist flights from Tehran after more than 30 years, Egypt has already suspended them until June.Chana Ya'ar, 4/8/2013, 6:34 PM
Iran Adds Advanced Centrifuges to Enrich Uranium

Iran Adds Advanced Centrifuges to Enrich Uranium

Iran is adding thousands of advanced centrifuges to further enrich uranium into nuclear fuel, state-run media reported Sunday.Chana Ya'ar, 3/3/2013, 3:29 PM
Iran Jails 12 Journalists as ‘Collaborators’

Iran Jails 12 Journalists as ‘Collaborators’

A dozen more journalists have been arrested and jailed in Iran on suspicion of cooperating with Persian-language foreign media outlets. Chana Ya'ar, 2/28/2013, 1:55 PM
Nasrallah's Deputy Injured or Killed in Syria?

Nasrallah's Deputy Injured or Killed in Syria?

The second-in-command to Hizbullah chief Hassan Nasrallah has been injured in an attack on a convoy by Syrian opposition forces.Chana Ya'ar, 2/27/2013, 4:05 PM
Terrorists Deny Hizbullah's Nasrallah Has Cancer

Terrorists Deny Hizbullah's Nasrallah Has Cancer

The Hizbullah terrorist organization has issued a denial that the group’s 52-year-old leader, Sheikh Hassan Nasrallah, has cancer.Chana Ya'ar, 2/27/2013, 10:26 AM
‘No Deal’ Between IAEA and Iran

‘No Deal’ Between IAEA and Iran

The IAEA has failed to reach a deal with Iran on halting – or even slowing down – the country’s nuclear development activities.Chana Ya'ar, 2/14/2013, 2:33 PM
Turkey, Iran to Unite in Joint University?

Turkey, Iran to Unite in Joint University?

Iran has announced plans for a joint university with Turkey to expand scientific and technological cooperation.Chana Ya'ar, 2/11/2013, 5:43 PM
Iran Arrests 11 Journalists

Iran Arrests 11 Journalists

Iran has arrested and taken into custody nearly a dozen journalists, accusing them of cooperation with foreign news outlets.Chana Ya'ar, 1/28/2013, 1:18 PM
'Iran is Solely Responsible for Medicine Shortage'

'Iran is Solely Responsible for Medicine Shortage'

"While the inability to obtain medicine for civilians is an unfortunate tragedy, the Iranian regime is solely to blame for the suffering."Rachel Hirshfeld , 1/14/2013, 7:36 PM
Tehran Governor Orders City's Shutdown

Tehran Governor Orders City's Shutdown

Schools, government buildings in the Iranian capital will be closed on Saturday for the second time in a month due to high air pollution. Arutz Sheva staff, 1/4/2013, 1:45 AM
Spanish Firm Caught in Iran Nuclear Scandal

Spanish Firm Caught in Iran Nuclear Scandal

A Spanish firm has been caught smuggling equipment to Iran for probable use in its nuclear development program, Spain's tax authority says.Chana Ya'ar, 11/27/2012, 12:46 AM
Iranian Lawmakers Told to Drop Ahmadinejad Probe

Iranian Lawmakers Told to Drop Ahmadinejad Probe

The Iranian parliament has been ordered to drop its probe of President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad, IRNA reported Wednesday.Chana Ya'ar, 11/22/2012, 10:03 PM
IAEA Chief: Iran Not Cooperative in Nuke Probe

IAEA Chief: Iran Not Cooperative in Nuke Probe

United Nations nuclear agency chief Yukio Amano told the UN General Assembly Monday Iran is not cooperating with its investigation. Chana Ya'ar, 11/5/2012, 10:54 PM
Ahmadinejad Insists on Visiting Evin Prison

Ahmadinejad Insists on Visiting Evin Prison

Iranian President Ahmadinejad insists he still wants to visit the Evin prison, after the judiciary rejects his request to see the jail.Elad Benari, 10/23/2012, 6:12 AM
Ahmadinejad Barred from Visiting Tehran Prison

Ahmadinejad Barred from Visiting Tehran Prison

Iran's judiciary has rejected a request by President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad to visit Tehran's Evin prison, its spokesman said on Sunday. Rachel Hirshfeld, 10/22/2012, 8:39 AM
Report: Kurds, Tehran Unite Against Turkey

Report: Kurds, Tehran Unite Against Turkey

A Turkish newspaper reports the Iranian branch of the Kurdistan Workers' Party terror group has struck a deal with Tehran to fight Turkey. Chana Ya'ar, 10/11/2012, 8:00 AM
Iranian Economy Hit by Sanctions

Iranian Economy Hit by Sanctions

While Iran is two to four weeks away from developing an atomic weapon, the jobs economy and currency are beginning to plummet.Scott Krane, 10/11/2012, 12:16 AM
Report: Iran Will Have Atomic Fuel in 2-4 Months

Report: Iran Will Have Atomic Fuel in 2-4 Months

A report in the Wall Street Journal has warned that Iran will be able to produce weapons-grade nuclear fuel in the next two to four months.Chana Ya'ar, 10/10/2012, 3:07 PM
Scuffles in Tehran as Citizens Protest

Scuffles in Tehran as Citizens Protest

Scuffles break out in central Tehran as citizens protest over Iran's plunging currency, which has lost more than half its value.Elad Benari, 10/4/2012, 3:16 AM
White House Denies Secret Deal with Iran

White House Denies Secret Deal with Iran

The White house has officially denied having held secret talks with Iran over a possible attack by Israel.Chana Ya'ar, 9/3/2012, 11:12 PM
Defying Israel, UN Chief Confirms Tehran Trip

Defying Israel, UN Chief Confirms Tehran Trip

UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon will attend Iran for NAM summit, defying objections from Israel, US and Jewish groups to boycott the event.Rachel Hirshfeld, 8/23/2012, 1:14 PM
Iranian Art Collection Includes Israeli Icon

Iranian Art Collection Includes Israeli Icon

An Iranian art collection, being partially displayed at Tehran’s Museum of Contemporary Art, includes works by Jewish and Israeli artists.Rachel Hirshfeld , 8/6/2012, 1:55 PM
Ahmadinejad: Israel 'Nothing More Than a Mosquito'

Ahmadinejad: Israel 'Nothing More Than a Mosquito'

Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad compared Israel to an annoying insect, saying Israel poses no threat to Tehran’s nuclear program. Rachel Hirshfeld, 5/13/2012, 10:28 AM
Report: US Preparing Iran Strike Plan

Report: US Preparing Iran Strike Plan

America is preparing a plan to strike Iranian nuclear targets if sanctions fail to persuade Tehran to halt its atomic development.Chana Ya'ar, 3/1/2012, 11:01 AM
Hamas Moves Headquarters to Qatar

Hamas Moves Headquarters to Qatar

In direct contradiction to a statement earlier this month, Hamas politburo chief Khaled Mashaal is quietly moving his headquarters to Qatar.Chana Ya'ar, 2/11/2012, 9:28 PM
Hamas Will 'Never Recognize Israel”

Hamas Will 'Never Recognize Israel”

Gaza de facto Prime Minister Ismail Haniyeh, says the terrorist group will “never recognize Israel" and "the resistance will continue."Chana Ya'ar, 2/11/2012, 8:04 PM
Tehran Cozying Up to Anti-Israel Terror Groups

Tehran Cozying Up to Anti-Israel Terror Groups

Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad wants to make sure nobody mistakes Tehran for a Zionist regime.Gabe Kahn., 2/3/2012, 12:40 PM
IAEA: Iran Failed to Clarify Nuclear Activities

IAEA: Iran Failed to Clarify Nuclear Activities

Yukiya Amano says Iran has failed to clarify its atomic activities to the UN's IAEA -- and now it's his job to warn the world.Chana Ya'ar, 1/19/2012, 1:46 PM
TIME: Mossad Trained, Paid Assassins in Iran

TIME: Mossad Trained, Paid Assassins in Iran

TIME Magazine cites "sources" who say Israel's Mossad was responsible for paying and training assassins to kill Iranian nuclear scientists.Chana Ya'ar, 1/14/2012, 11:37 PM
Iranian Scientist Killed in Tehran

Iranian Scientist Killed in Tehran

An Iranian scientist involved in the petroleum industry has been killed in a car bombing in Tehran. Two others were wounded.Chana Ya'ar, 1/11/2012, 10:52 AM
UK Warns Iran: 'Don't Close Strait of Hormuz'

UK Warns Iran: 'Don't Close Strait of Hormuz'

Britain is warning Iran it may resort to military action if Tehran attempts to close the Strait of Hormuz to Western oil shipping.Chana Ya'ar, 1/5/2012, 3:31 PM
Iran Signs Oil Deal with Afghanistan

Iran Signs Oil Deal with Afghanistan

The UN Security Council may have imposed economic sanctions on Iran but Tehran has managed to sign a new oil deal anyway, with Afghanistan.Chana Ya'ar, 12/27/2011, 4:16 AM
International Schools Close in Tehran

International Schools Close in Tehran

At least three international schools in Tehran prudently closed their doors after a mob ransacked the British embassy as police stood by.Chana Ya'ar, 12/6/2011, 2:12 AM
Iran Produces More 20% Pure Uranium

Iran Produces More 20% Pure Uranium

Iranian scientists have produced 20 percent pure uranium to supply a nuclear reactor in Tehran.Chana Ya'ar, 12/5/2011, 8:44 PM
Britain Ejects Iranian Ambassador, Closes Embassy

Britain Ejects Iranian Ambassador, Closes Embassy

Great Britain has ordered the closure of the Iranian embassy and given its ambassador 48 hours to leave the United Kingdom.Chana Ya'ar, 11/30/2011, 9:22 PM
Great Britain Leaves Iran

Great Britain Leaves Iran

Great Britain has quit Iran, ordering all staff to evacuate and return home after its Tehran embassy was destroyed by protesters.Chana Ya'ar, 11/30/2011, 9:37 AM
74 Lashes for Student's Insult of Ahmadinejad

74 Lashes for Student's Insult of Ahmadinejad

An Iranian student freed from prison received 74 lashes on the way out the door for “insulting” President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad.Chana Ya'ar, 10/10/2011, 10:52 PM
U Texas Grad Student on Trial in Tehran

U Texas Grad Student on Trial in Tehran

An Iranian graduate student at the University of Texas may face years of prison in his homeland. He is now on trial in Tehran.Chana Ya'ar, 10/5/2011, 8:49 AM
Report: Egypt, Qatar Agree to Cut Gas to Israel

Report: Egypt, Qatar Agree to Cut Gas to Israel

Egypt reportedly made a commitment in Tehran to stop providing natural gas to Israel. So did Qatar and dozens of other countries.Chana Ya'ar, 10/4/2011, 3:16 AM