TEHRAN: Iran's former hardline president Mahmoud Ahmadinejad took the shock move on Wednesday of registering for next month's presidential election, going against the advice of the supreme leader. Ahmadinejad had previously insisted he…
TEHRAN: Former Iranian president Mahmoud Ahmadinejad said on Tuesday he will not compete in next year's presidential vote, following advice from Iran's supreme leader, media reported.
TEHRAN: After nearly three years out of the public eye following two terms as president, Ahmadinejad has made a handful of appearances in the past few weeks which have stoked talk of a political comeback.
TEHRAN: Iran's billionaire tycoon Babak Zanjani has been sentenced to death for corruption, a judicial official said Sunday, after a trial in which he was accused of fraudulently pocketing $2.8 billion.