The U.S. State Department on Monday issued and then deleted a congratulatory message for an Oscar win by a prominent Iranian director who criticized President Donald Trump's travel ban as "inhumane."

Exclusive: U.S., others agreed 'secret' exemptions for Iran after nuclear deal - report

 The United States and its negotiating partners agreed "in secret" to allow Iran to evade some restrictions in last year's landmark nuclear agreement in order to meet the deadline for it to start getting relief from economic sanctions,

New momentum for relations with Tanzania, Mozambique, Iran

 President Truong Tan Sang’s freshly concluded tour of Tanzania, Mozambique and Iran is expected to create a new impulse to step up economic and trade ties between Vietnam and these countries, said Deputy Foreign Minister Vu Hong Nam.

Vietnamese, Iranian Presidents hold talks

 President Truong Tan Sang and his Iranian counterpart Hassan Rouhani have agreed to increase the exchange of high-level delegations and meetings between the two countries.

VN President leaves for State visits to Tanzania, Mozambique, Iran

 President Truong Tan Sang left Hanoi on March 8, heading to Tanzania, Mozambique and Iran for State visits from March 9-15.

Vietnamese President to visit Tanzania, Mozambique, Iran

 President Truong Tan Sang and his spouse will pay State visits to Tanzania, Mozambique and Iran from March 9 to March 15, according to the foreign ministry's communique.

Yemen conflict: Iran urges aid effort as Saudi air strikes end

Iran's foreign minister has called for "urgent humanitarian assistance" in Yemen after a Saudi-led coalition ended air strikes against Houthi rebels.


Iran nuclear talks: Obama hails 'historic' agreement

 President Obama has hailed a deal restricting Iran's nuclear programme as a "historic understanding" which, if implemented, will make the world safer.

Iran nuclear deal: Deadline day brings talk of extension

 Negotiators in Vienna, Austria, are set to make a final push to try to reach a deal on Iran's nuclear programme ahead of a midnight (23:00 GMT) deadline.

Vietnamese, Iranian legislators deepen affiliation

 Vietnamese, Iranian legislators deepen affiliation; Vietnam, Laos share experience in inspection work; Vietnam Journalists Association visits China; Party officials attend Indian workshop on Nehru

Iran beat Vietnam 6-1 in friendly

 Vietnam lost to Asian silver medallists Iran 6-1 in a friendly match in Brazil on Monday.

Deputy PM’s visit to Iran boosts bilateral ties

 Vietnam and Iran agreed to beef up their comprehensive cooperation during Deputy Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc’s visit to the Islamic country.

Vietnam, Iran ink customs agreement

 Viet Nam and Iran signed an agreement yesterday in Tehran on the co-ordination of administrative affairs in customs.

Deputy PM to visit Japan, Iran

Deputy Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc is to pay working visits to Japan and Iran from October 8-15 at the invitation of the Japanese and Iranian governments.

Vietnam crush Iran in Asian Games

 VietNamNet Bridge – Viet Nam's U23 football team sent shock waves across the football competition at the 2014 Asian Games yesterday, Sept 15.

Viet Nam face Iran in ASIAD football match

 VietNamNet Bridge – Coach Toshiya Miura of Viet Nam yesterday (Sept 14) said his players were ready for their first match against Iran at the Asian Games at Ansan Wa Stadium today.

Iran plane crash near Tehran kills 38

 At least 38 people were killed when a small passenger plane crashed near the Iranian capital Tehran, state media reports.

Iran thrash Vietnam 15-4 in AFC quarters

 Iran strengthened their title credentials by beating Vietnam 15-4 in an AFC Futsal Championships quarter-final match in Ho Chi Minh City on May 7.

Iran agrees on seven "practical steps" with IAEA

 Iran agreed to take seven "practical steps" in its cooperation with the International Atomic Energy Agency, according to a joint statement of Iran and the IAEA posted on the website of Atomic Energy Organization of Iran on Sunday.

Iran to seek foreign investment in oil, gas industries at Davos

 Iran will urge oil giants to invest in its oil and gas industries at the ongoing World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, local media quoted the oil minister as saying on Thursday.