Being better off in the impoverished country means more deadly attacks by attention-seeking Taliban.
Simin Behbahani, whose poetry was quoted by Barack Obama, has died aged 87. But her work lives on.
A year after Iran’s president first introduced himself to the world, his UN speech this time had greater urgency.
Borders between Syria and Iraq are already falling and ISIL is establishing its new ‘state’ on Iran’s doorstep.
Meet Ebrahim Asgharzadeh, a key player in the US hostage crisis which shook international relations for decades.
The storming of the US embassy was a major event that followed Iran’s Islamic revolution.
Tehranis express hope the agreement’s implementation Monday will ease their economic hardships.
A deal with the West on nuclear enrichment has given hope to many Iranians struggling under sanctions.
Thirty-four years after siege of US embassy in Tehran, there is still seething anger towards the United States.
A different foreign policy approach will be a welcome relief to many Iranians, tired of being an international pariah.