• Minneapolis police station torched as protests grow over police killing of black man

    May 29, 2020 08:31

    Protesters in the US state of Minnesota set on fire a police station in the city of Minneapolis on Thursday in a third straight night of mass protests to express their fury over the death of George Floyd, a black man who died after a white police officer knelt on his neck while he was handcuffed.

  • Former Tehran mayor Qalibaf sworn in as parliament speaker

    May 29, 2020 05:30

    Members of the Iranian Parliament have elected former Tehran Mayor Mohammad Baqer Qalibaf as speaker of Iran’s newly-inaugurated parliament.

  • Iran Border Guard Command: No evidence Afghan migrants drowned

    May 27, 2020 12:49

    According to Iran’s Border Guard commanders, it’s fake news that Iranian border guards tortured and threw dozens of Afghans into the Harirud River in western Herat Province on late April 30. The commanders say that the river is far from the Iranian border guard posts and those who try to enter the country illegally, are always treated in a humane way under international human rights law.

  • Tehran, Caracas to win fight against US imperialism: Venezuela

    May 26, 2020 06:38

    The Venezuelan Air Force has released a video to praise Iran for sending fuel to the gasoline-starved country in defiance of the sanctions imposed by the “imperialist” US regime.

  • Iranians mark Eid al-Fitr amid social distancing

    May 24, 2020 09:27

    With this prayer, Muslims bid farewell to the fasting month of Ramadhan and welcome one of the major festivities in Islam, Eid al-Fitr, or the festival of breaking the fast.

  • Fighting leaves trail of destruction for Kashmiri families

    May 24, 2020 06:31

    The holy month of Ramadhan draws to an end and people across the world are gearing up to celebrate Eid al-Fitr quietly with their family members at home amid the global pandemic.