• Iran's top prosecutor wants action against opposition

    Iran's top prosecutor called on Monday for firm action against people behind street unrest after the Islamic Republic's disputed election in June, in a clear warning that senior opposition figures may face trial.
  • Iran plane crash: rescue teams search for jet's black boxes

    Iranian rescue teams are searching for the black boxes where an Iranian airliner en route to neighboring Armenia crashed shortly after takeoff killing all 168 passengers on board.
  • Iranian plane crashes after fire, killing 168

    A Tupolev aircraft crashed in Iran on Wednesday on its way to Armenia killing all 168 people on board and one senior Iranian official said the plane had caught fire in the air after suffering technical problems.