Yoga practitioners have taken a relaxing break to bend, twist, and pose for the third International Yoga Day in India and more than 100 other countries.
The Iranian men's national sabre team has claimed the vice champion title at the 2017 Asian Fencing Championships.
The National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) has found 10 new Earth-size planets outside of our solar system.
The Australian football federation is in deep negotiations with its Iranian counterpart for a friendly match prior to the 2018 FIFA World Cup.
Iranian footballer Ehsan Hajisafi has reportedly been linked with a move to the Greek club Panionios GSS FC.
Iranian taekwondo practitioner Kimia Alizadeh has been named as the athlete, who will bear ITF flag at the 2017 World Taekwondo Championships in South Korea.
The UN refugee agency says a record 65.6 million people were displaced within or outside their countries across the world in 2016.
The national Iranian men’s volleyball team has fallen to Russia at the 2017 FIVB World League.
The Iranian junior national freestyle wrestling team has crowned the champion of the Junior Asian Wrestling Championships in Taiwan.
Iranian male and female athletes have claimed the title at the fifth edition of CSIT World Sports Games in Latvia.
The Iranian men’s national beach volleyball A team has finished first at the CSIT World Sports Games in Latvia.
Iranian fencers have clinched two medals at the 2017 Asian Fencing Championships in Hong Kong.
The national Iranian men’s volleyball team loses to Poland in straight sets at 2017 FIVB World League.
Muslims in the greater Los Angeles area are set to serve the homeless on skid row as they have been for the past 18 years.
German and European firms are heavily involved in Nord Stream 2 which is about to take Russian gas across the Baltic to Europe through a pipeline.
Professional Croatian football club GNK Dinamo Zagreb plans to sign Iranian striker Mehdi Taremi.
Iranian sportsmen and women receive 5 medals at the fifth edition of CSIT World Sports Games in Latvia.
The Iranian junior national Greco-Roman wrestling team has won the title of the Junior Asian Wrestling Championships in Taiwan.
Bahrain says it expects to receive first deliveries of liquefied natural gas (LNG) from Russia in early 2019.
Iranian Greco-Roman wrestlers have snatched five medals at the Junior Asian Wrestling Championships in Taiwan.
Iranian athletes have collected six medals at the fifth edition of CSIT World Sports Games in Latvia.
Iranian judo practitioners are crowned at the fifth edition of CSIT World Sports Games in Latvia.
Iranian volleyball players lose to the United States at the 2017 Fédération Internationale de Volleyball (FIVB) World League.
Fears are growing that the number of people who lost their lives in the Grenfell Tower fire in west London could reach 100.
The International Energy Agency (IEA) has warned that the increasing diplomatic tension between Qatar and its Arab neighbors is already leading to operational problems in the region.
A British lawmaker has said that Wednesday’s Grenfell Tower fire in west London amounts to “corporate manslaughter.”
A UNICEF report say one in five children in rich countries lives in relative poverty, putting the US and New Zealand among the world's worst performers.
Migrants in rich countries have sent millions of dollars for their poor families to lift poverty in their home nations.
Iranian and Japanese football federations have signed a memorandum of understanding to raise the level of football cooperation.
The Iran men's national basketball team beats China 63-60 in a demonstration.
Iran men's national football team has secured its spot in the World Cup soccer tournament on five different occasions.
Iran men's national football team is scheduled to play a friendly match against Russia on October 10, 2017.
The Iranian men's national wheelchair basketball team defeats Italy 60-56 at the 2017 Men’s U23 World Wheelchair Championship in Canada.
Iran’s national football team beats Uzbekistan 2-0 to secure a spot in the World Cup 2018.
Nearly a third of the world's population is obese or overweight, according to a research study published in the New England Journal of Medicine.
Iranian freestyle and Greco-Roman wrestlers collect three more medals at the Tbilisi Grand Prix of V. Balavadze & G. Kartozia in Georgia.
Iran national under-23 wheelchair basketball team beats Brazil 59-47 at the 2017 Men’s U23 World Wheelchair Championship in Canada.
Iran’s national junior water polo team has claimed the championship of the Singapore Water Polo Challenge.
The national Iranian men's volleyball team defeats Argentina 3-2 at the 2017 FIVB World League.
Riyadh has doubled the price for cigarettes in Saudi Arabia as part of tax measures aimed at helping the cash-strapped kingdom.
Iran national under-23 wheelchair basketball team falls to Canada 59-67 at the 2017 Men’s U23 World Wheelchair Championship.
Iranian freestyle and Greco-Roman wrestlers collect three medals at the Tbilisi Grand Prix of V. Balavadze & G. Kartozia in Georgia.
Iran’s national junior water polo team overcomes Australia 9-7 at the Singapore Water Polo Challenge.
The national Iranian men's volleyball team loses to Serbia at the 2017 FIVB Volleyball World League.
As part of its Southeastern Anatolia Project known as GAP, Turkey has built 22 dams on the Tigris and Euphrates rivers, which also run across Syria, Iraq and Iran.
Iran’s national junior water polo team beats Serbia 10-7 at the Singapore Water Polo Challenge.
Iranian football midfielder Siamak Ne’mati has joined Iran’s professional Persepolis Football Club on a two-year contract.
Iranian football coach Abdollah Veisi has signed a one-year contract with Esteghlal Melli-Sanati Khuzestan Football Club.
The national Iranian men's beach soccer team climbs two places in the latest BSWW rankings.
Young Iranian taekwondo practitioners have finished first at the 2nd Asian Cadet Championships & 2nd Asian Cadet Poomsae Championships in Vietnam.
Iranian freestyle wrestler Hassan Rahimi has been elected as the best athlete in the 57-kilogram weight class.
Young Iranian taekwondo fighters have pocketed 7 medals at the 2nd Asian Cadet Championships & 2nd Asian Cadet Poomsae Championships in Vietnam.
The national Iranian cadet poomsae team finishes third at the 2nd Asian Cadet Championships & 2nd Asian Cadet Poomsae Championships in Vietnam.
At least 48 people are injured in a metro train crash in the Iranian capital Tehran.
Iranian horse rider Maziyar Jamshidkhani is crested at the CSI2*-W Heydar Aliyev Cup 2017 in Azerbaijan.
Iranian midfielder Mehrdad Pooladi has joined Thai professional football club Bangkok United on a one-year contract.
Iranian chess player Bardiya Daneshvar finishes as the vice champion of the 1st edition of FIDE World Cadet Rapid & Blitz Chess Championships 2017 in Belarus.
Iran men's national football team edges past Montenegro 2-1 in a friendly match as part of preparations for the 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifier against Uzbekistan.
The national Iranian men’s volleyball team overpowers world champ Poland in 2017 FIVB World League.
The Sistan-and-Baluchestan province has witnessed temperatures of 56 °C (132 °F), which have caused power outages, and complicated water supply amid high consumption.
Iranian horseman Maziyar Jamshidkhani finishes third at the CSI2*-W Heydar Aliyev Cup 2017 in Azerbaijan.
Iranian boxing referee Majid Abbaszadeh has received the AIBA three-star status.
The national Iranian men’s volleyball team has suffered a 3-1 defeat against Brazil at the 2017 FIVB World League.
Iran men’s national futsal team has maintained its position as Asia’s best in the latest AMF rankings.
Iranian jockey Maziyar Jamshidkhani comes first at the CSI2*-W Heydar Aliyev Cup 2017 in Azerbaijan.
The Italy men's national volleyball team defeats Iran in straight sets at the 2017 FIVB Volleyball World League.
The cause was still being investigated but once official said negligence in safety measures appeared to have been behind the explosion.
A new study shows that attending religious services like those at mosques, churches or synagogues may help you live longer.
The head coach of Iran's national football team announces the final roster for the 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifiers against Uzbekistan.
The Fédération Internationale des Échecs (FIDE) names Iran as the third best country in Asian continent.
Iran men's national football team has dropped two places in the latest FIFA rankings.
The Iranian men’s national beach volleyball team is out of the Moscow FIVB Beach Volleyball World Tour.
Iran’s female professional volleyball team Sarmayeh Bank finishes 6th in 2017 Asian Women's Club Volleyball Championship.
Iranian table tennis players Nima and Noshad Alamian have advanced to the main draw of the 2017 World Table Tennis Championships.
World countries call on US President Donald Trump not to pull out of the Paris Climate Agreement.
A Russian company has imported the first lot of tomatoes from Syria as Moscow keeps its restrictions on importing some food items from Turkey.
United Nations Secretary General Antonio Guterres says if the US cuts its funding for the UN, other nations would fill the gap.
White House counselor Kellyanne Conway says her gender has actually “helped with” handling President Donald Trump.
The fatality occurred in Sistan-and-Baluchestan Province, with two more deaths unofficially reported in Isfahan Province and the western province of Kermanshah.
The Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) has agreed to extend until March 2018 an oil output cut deal that was sealed last year to help shore up prices.
Iran men's national under-20 futsal team has found a place in the Buenos Aires 2018 Summer Youth Olympic Games.
Young Iranian footballers have failed to overcome Zambia at the 2017 FIFA U-20 World Cup and suffered a 2-4 defeat.
Iranian athletes receive 5 medals at the second edition of Asian Youth Athletics Championship in Thailand.
Iranian cyclist Mohammad Daneshvar Khorram collects gold at the 2017 China Track Cup in Beijing.
Iran’s Persian Gulf Pro League professional soccer club Persepolis has been held to a goalless draw against Lekhwiya of Qatar at the 2017 AFC Champions League Round of 16.
Iran national under-20 football team edges past Costa Rica 1-0 at the FIFA U-20 World Cup in South Korea.
Iranian sportsmen and women raise their country’s medal count to 90 at the 4th edition of Islamic Solidarity Games in Azerbaijan.
Iranian chess player Sarasadat Khademalsharieh ranks 2nd at the blitz event of the 2017 Asian Individual Championship (Men and Women) in China.
Islamic sportsmen and women have clinched 8 more medals at the 4th edition of Islamic Solidarity Games in Azerbaijan.
The Iran women’s national under-23 volleyball team slumps to Hong Kong at the second edition of Asian Women’s U23 Volleyball Championship.
Iranian mountain climber Azim Gheichisaz completes his quest to conquer Lhotse and joins the 8,000ers club.