Earthquake of magnitude 5.6 strikes western Iran

Thu, 11 Jan 2018 - 08:43 GMT

Iran’s western province of Kermanshah was hit by a strong earthquake on Thursday, state TV reported

Street protests hit Iran for third straight day

Sat, 30 Dec 2017 - 08:20 GMT

Anti-government protests broke out in Iran for the third day running on Saturday as separate state-sponsored rallies were staged to mark the end of unrest.

Protesters rally in Iran as demonstrations spread

Fri, 29 Dec 2017 - 07:36 GMT

Demonstrators chanted anti-government slogans in several cities across Iran on Friday, Iranian news agencies and social media reports said.

Iran says rescue operations have ended in quake-hit areas

Mon, 13 Nov 2017 - 11:09 GMT

Iran said on Tuesday that rescue operations have ended in areas hit by a powerful weekend earthquake that killed at least 450 people and injured thousands.

At least 61 dead, 300 injured by quake in Iran western province

Sun, 12 Nov 2017 - 11:12 GMT

At least 61 people were killed and 300 injured by a quake in Iran's Kermanshah province on the Iraqi border on Sunday.

Quake strikes Iran's border towns with Iraq, several killed

Sun, 12 Nov 2017 - 08:58 GMT

Several people were killed and many others were injured in border areas of Iran when an earthquake of magnitude 7.3 struck neighbouring Iraq.