ShubhodeepChakravarty | Monday January 19, 2015
Women of Iranian origin posted their selfies with national players who are in Australia for the Asian Cup finals. The photos have enraged authorities back home.
Reuters | Monday January 12, 2015
Iran is the highest-ranked Asian team in football at 51st, followed by Japan in 54th and South Korea in 69th.
World | Reuters | Wednesday January 7, 2015
The next round of nuclear talks between Iran and six world powers will begin on January 18 in Geneva, Tehran's chief negotiator was quoted by the official news agency IRNA on Tuesday as saying.
Indo-AsianNews Service | Monday December 22, 2014
India overcame stiff competition from formidable teams like Russia and Iran to claim first place in the Under-16 Chess Olympiad that ended on Sunday. Russia and Iran took the second and third spot respectively.
SoumitraBose | Sunday November 30, 2014
Baichung Bhutia is the first Indian footballer to be inducted into AFC's Hall of Fame. He joins former superstars Ali Daei of Iran and Sami Al Jaber of Saudi Arabia.
World | Indo-Asian News Service | Friday November 28, 2014
An Iranian woman has defied the country's ultra-restrictive laws by dancing publicly without her hijab (veil), and what is more, it was filmed and posted on social media.
World | Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday November 26, 2014
Narcotics weighing 1.7 kilograms have been found in the stomach of a 20-year-old man in Iran's northeastern Khorasan Razavi province, police said.
World | Reuters | Sunday November 23, 2014
Iran says it will not be possible by a November 24 deadline to reach a comprehensive deal with world powers aimed at resolving the stand-off over Tehran's nuclear ambitions, the Iranian Students News Agency ISNA reported today.
Press Trust of India | Saturday November 22, 2014
Bengaluru-based veteran Magimairajan brushed aside compatriot Meenal Thakur 3-1 for her fourth win while 22-year old Kamani from Mumbai chalked up her third win in as many matches by blanking Iran's Akram Mohammadi Amini 3-0 in Group D.
AgenceFrance-Presse | Tuesday November 4, 2014
British-Iranian woman Ghoncheh Ghavami is protesting because the judge is yet to officially confirm her one-year prison sentence.
Indo-AsianNews Service | Monday October 20, 2014
Severely thrashed by Iran, Jordan and Bangladesh in their previous matches, India will now have to win both their matches against the UAE and Jordan and hope Jordan or Bangladesh put a spanner in the works of Iran to stand a chance of topping the gro...
World | Associated Press | Sunday October 12, 2014
An Iranian police airplane flying to the country's southeast crashed late Saturday, killing all seven people aboard, including a top police officer, the country's official news agency reported.
World | Reuters | Wednesday October 8, 2014
An Iranian woman convicted of murdering an alleged rapist as a teenager is set to be hanged today unless she wins forgiveness from the victim's relatives, an Iranian news agency reported on Tuesday.
World | Agence France-Presse | Monday October 6, 2014
Two people were killed in a fire at a defence ministry plant east of Tehran for the production of explosives, Iran's state news agency IRNA reported on Monday.
AgenceFrance-Presse | Friday October 3, 2014
South Korea completed a basketball double after the women's team beat China in the final on Thursday.
Indo Asian News Service | Friday October 3, 2014
With the daily struggle to bypass the strict Internet censorship, many Iranians are still able to access all the online content they wish.
Indo-AsianNews Service | Thursday October 2, 2014
The two Indian teams will face Iran in their respective matches for Asian Games gold.
Indo-AsianNews Service | Thursday September 25, 2014
The men's compound archery team set-up a final date with South Korea after it beat Iran 231-227 in the semi-finals. The Indian trio of Verma, Sandeep Kumar and Rajat Chauhan managed a total of 15 10s.
AgenceFrance-Presse | Thursday September 25, 2014
Mohammad Daneshvarkhourram won gold in the Asian Games cycling event and it earned him an exemption from military service.
Press Trust of India | Thursday September 25, 2014
World number seven Saina Nehwal thrashed Iran's Soraya Aghaeihajiagha (2-0) 21-7, 21-6 in a women's singles round of 16 match at the Gyeyang Gymnasium in the Asian Games.
Indo-AsianNews Service | Thursday September 25, 2014
Indian rower Sawarn Singh finished the 2,000 metre race in seven minutes and 10.65 seconds to finish behind Iran's Mohsen Shadinaghadeh and Kim Dongyong of South Korea, who took gold and silver respectively.
Indo-AsianNews Service | Friday September 26, 2014
India, who topped their group in the qualifiers, found the going difficult from the outset as they lost 76-41 to Iran at the Samsan World Gymnasium here Wednesday.
World | Reuters | Monday September 22, 2014
Iran Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said a meeting he held with his Saudi counterpart on Sunday would bring a new chapter in ties between their countries, Iran's official IRNA news agency reported
AssociatedPress | Tuesday September 16, 2014
South Korean police is investigating an official from Iran's Asian Games delegation over suspicions that he sexually harassed a female volunteer at a football stadium.