Saeed Jalili

Saeed Jalili

Iran

Telegram shutdown sparks anger in Iran

Court ruling banning popular messaging app met annoyance among its tens of million of users in the country.

Telegram shutdown sparks anger in Iran

Women's Rights

Anger in Iran as 'morality police' scuffle video goes viral

Clip of young woman being beaten by officers during argument over headscarf seen as reflection of recurrent struggle.

Anger in Iran as 'morality police' scuffle video goes viral

Business & Economy

Iran to replace US dollar with euro in financial reports

Amid currency crisis, switch is aimed at circumvent restrictions on accessing US dollar and prevent market instability.

Iran to replace US dollar with euro in financial reports

Iran

Iran scrambles to halt rial's slide amid threat of US sanctions

Iran announces to enforce a 42,000-rial exchange rate after the rial hit an all-time low against the dollar on Monday.

Iran scrambles to halt rial's slide amid threat of US sanctions

Iran

Iran's Ahmadinejad: From populist president to oppositionist

Controversial former president takes on the Supreme Leader and calls for new presidential and parliamentary elections.

Iran's Ahmadinejad: From populist president to oppositionist

Iran

Currency devaluation against US dollar rattles Iran

Central bank announces new monetary measures to halt drop of rial, as authorities crack down on black-market exchange.

Currency devaluation against US dollar rattles Iran

Iran

Q&A: 'This is a fight among Iran's ruling factions'

Saeed Laylaz, former adviser to reformist leader Khatami, discusses the causes and possible effect of ongoing protests.

Q&A: 'This is a fight among Iran's ruling factions'

Iran

'It gets tense': Concerns as Tehran braces for fresh rallies

As anti-establishment protests continue, residents and business owners in Tehran express worry about the unrest's effect.

'It gets tense': Concerns as Tehran braces for fresh rallies

Iran

Iran: Chabahar Port promise and nuclear deal threat

New Iranian port eases India trade into Afghanistan and benefits the economy as US nuclear-deal opposition looms large.

Iran: Chabahar Port promise and nuclear deal threat