Iran media reports claim the man was arrested after authorities spent months tracking him down
Visit by newly-appointed envoy will be first since British embassy in Tehran was stormed by activists in November 2011
Negotiations between six world powers and Iran aimed at preventing Tehran from obtaining a nuclear weapon reached a critical stage tonight, after foreign ministers gathered in Geneva in search of a breakthrough on an interim deal.
The French have been robust in protecting what it considers to be French and, by extension, Western interests
Iranian President says his country 'will not bow its head to threats', though William Hague says deal possible in coming weeks.
Hopes rise for nuclear deal with Iran, to the fury of Israel and Saudi Arabia
John Kerry says ‘the window is open,’ as hopes rise of a constructive dialogue with country’s officials
The former freight company boss found guilty of selling missile batteries to Iran returns from the US to serve the remaining 14 months of his sentence.
Appointment is viewed as a key opportunity to build bridges with Obama administration
Iran's new president says his country is ready for “serious” and swift talks with world powers over the nation's controversial nuclear programme.
Rouhani made comments during a meeting with Syrian prime minister Wael al-Halqi
President-elect also expressed doubts about the possibility of an Israeli-Palestinian peace
The Iranian government claims it has captured a “spy ring” working for Israel and Britain which had planned to carry out “sabotage and assassinations” to undermine the impending national elections in the country.
Officials believe Tehran is pressing ahead with enriching sufficient uranium to make a weapon
A British man posted photos of the new Iranian owners of his stolen laptop online – after installing a piece of software that tracked the gadget’s location.
A day after talks between international powers and Iran ended without agreement on Tehran’s nuclear ambitions, a leading Israeli politician has warned that the Jewish state’s patience is running thin and that the West should impose a deadline of weeks to persuade Iran to abandon its nuclear enrichment programme, or face military action.