A team from Greece are photographing thousands of fragile manuscripts, including some of the earliest copies of the Christian gospels.
Instagram blocks the pages of Iran’s Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) and many of its commanders over a week after the US blacklisted the military force.
The Islamic Republic of Iran Broadcasting (IRIB) inaugurates three major media projects.
The number of measles cases worldwide has nearly quadrupled in the first quarter of 2019 to 112,163 against the same period last year, WHO says.
Iranian officials warn that five provinces remain under a flood warning due to fresh precipitation.
Iran says it has shut down some oilfields in Khuzestan province amid relief aid to flood-hit areas.
Scientists in three continents are poised to unveil the first true picture of a black hole this week.
The founder of a top neo-Nazi website has been ordered to return to his country for a lawsuit.
In unprecedented remarks, Pope Francis says arms sales by the US and Europe are to blame for the deaths of people, including children, in places like Yemen, Syria, and Afghanistan.
Evacuations and rescue efforts are underway in Khuzestan and Lorestan provinces, where hundreds of thousands of people are vulnerable to possible flooding.
Iran’s Army deploys a special, heavy-duty dredger to a northern province severely hit by recent flooding to speed up the redirecting of floodwaters to the sea.
Iran has stepped up efforts to transport relief to flood-stricken areas, including a new initiative to set up a "relief train".
The 78-year-old Brazilian three-time World Cup winner was being treated for "a light fever."
A new study says climate and conflicts will plunge millions of people into food crisis in 2019.
The Army and the IRGC have mobilized all their resources to speed up rescue and relief efforts in about half of the country affected by flash floods.
Iranians are spending time outdoors to celebrate Nature’s Day, also known as Sizdah Bedar, on the last day of Nowruz festivities.
The mystery of methane on Mars may finally be solved as scientists have confirmed the presence of the life-indicating gas on the Red Planet as well as where it might have come from.
Emergency alerts and evacuation orders have been issued in several provinces, where heavy rainfalls have triggered raging torrents of water.
The world's most renowned monuments plunged into darkness for an hour Saturday as part of a global campaign to raise awareness about climate change.
A state of emergency has been declared in the southwestern Iranian province of Khuzestan amid the threat of new flooding.
While relief efforts are underway in Iran’s flood-hit areas, the country is expecting a new wave of heavy downpours.
Facebook bans white nationalism/separatism, amid an outcry that came after a white supremacist live-streamed his attacks on two mosques in New Zealand on the social media platform.
President Hassan Rouhani inspects damage caused by flash floods in northern Iran.
Downpours and resultant flooding continue in several provinces across Iran but weather conditions are forecasted to briefly subside on Wednsady.
Iranian authorities are running a nationwide relief campaign in response to floods and extreme weather conditions that have engulfed most of the country.
Iran's President Rouhani orders all governors, governors general and other provincial officials to remain on full alert.
Iranians are joining nationwide efforts to help thousands of people trapped in the country's flooded northern cities.
Clean-up operations and aid deliveries continue in areas hit by flash floods in Iran’s northern provinces.
Iran’s Armed Forces, the Basij volunteer forces and various other aid agencies are providing relief aid to people in Mazandaran and Golestan provinces.
The country's top military commander orders additional and coordinated efforts by the Iranian Armed Forces to help flood-affected residents in northern cities.
Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei has called on all Iranians to help the flood-affected people of the two northern Iranian provinces.
Heavy rains have battered Iran’s northern provinces of Golestan and Mazandaran, leaving homes flooded and others without power.
Iranians all over the world are celebrating the ancient festival of Nowruz , a holiday that marks the arrival of spring and the Persian New Year.
Facebook says nobody reported terrorist attacks on two Christchurch, New Zealand mosques during 17-minute livestream.
A passenger plane with 100 people on board catches fire after landing at Tehran's Mehrabad airport.
Women and children make up the largest group of alleged victims.
Russia, Japan, and Tunisia follow a host of countries in either grounding or banning takeoffs, overflights, and landings of Boeing 737 MAX planes following a recent tragedy.
Nearly a dozen people have been killed or injured in a gas pipeline explosion in Iran’s southwestern province of Khuzestan.
The US aviation regulator says the American-made Boeing 737 MAX 8 planes are “airworthy” despite two deadly crashes of the plane in just five months.
Just as we celebrate International Women's Day, comes news that women are advancing further in space.
A fire erupted at a five-story residential building in the central part of the Iranian capital, Tehran, on Saturday but was successfully contained.
Iranian neurosurgeons and spine surgeons presented a new method for the treatment of malignant brain tumors.
All five people aboard a rescue helicopter were killed in Iran's Chaharmahal and Bakhtiari Province.
Reports indicate that Iranian users of Apple's iOS have been unable to access the applications originating in Iran over the past day.
Disgraced Australian Cardinal George Pell — the third-most senior Catholic Church official in the world — is found guilty of child sex abuse.
Press TV has changed its broadcast frequency on the Hotbird satellite since March 3.
A top Catholic cardinal has admitted that pedophiles were allowed to prey on children after Church files on priests who sexually abused minors were destroyed.
The three video-centric pages were run by Maffick Media, a company based in Germany.
Bishops from around the world are gathering at the Vatican this week for a summit on tackling a wave of child sex abuse scandals that have rocked the Church.
An American trophy hunter pays $110,000 to hunt a rare mountain goat in Pakistan.
The UN warns of poverty despite last year's unemployment decline.
Ayatollah Khamenei agrees to pardon or commute the sentences of a large number of Iranian convicts on the occasion of Islamic Revolution's 40th anniversary.
Press TV’s social media platforms will provide exclusive coverage of the mass rallies, which mark the 40th anniversary of Iran’s 1979 Islamic Revolution.
Scientists say the Earth experienced its fourth hottest year on record in 2018.
Liverpool’s Mohamed Salah has been the target of a major Islamophobic attack in an EPL march.
Pope Francis admits to yet another scandal in the Roman Catholic Church by publicly confirming that nuns have been sexually abused by priests and bishops.
A sharp increase in obesity-linked cancers among young adults in the US could foreshadow a reversal in the overall decline in cancer mortality, researchers warn.
At least a third of the ice in the Himalayas and the Hindu Kush region will thaw this century as temperatures rise, scientists say.
Killing more than 55 million indigenous people during the European colonization of the Americas triggered a global climate change, a new study says.
Facebook and Twitter say that have removed hundreds of accounts for what they call carrying out "influence operations" from Iran, Russia, and Venezuela.
Press TV anchor Marzieh Hashemi has arrived in the Iranian capital Tehran.
A female Iranian neurosurgeon turned into one of the most professional surgeons after performing some 500 operations so far.
More worldwide rallies are held against the US justice system after the eleven-day imprisonment of Press TV anchor Marzieh Hashemi.
People in many cities around the world have protested against the US legal system.
The WikiLeaks founder has petitioned an international human rights commission to order the US administration to unseal charges against him.
Firooz Hygienic Group is leading the way for disability employment opportunities in Iran.
Participating bodies issue a joint statement during a protest in Tehran against the illegal detention of Press TV's Marzieh Hashemi.
Marzieh Hashemi, the Press TV anchorwoman detained in the United States, is to appear before a grand jury on Wednesday.
In its annual report, Oxfam International warns against a widening rift between the rich and the poor due to faulty tax systems in different world countries.
Marzieh Hashemi, an anchor with Press TV, is due to appear in court in Washington on Friday.
Watch Iran's launch of domestically-built satellite into space
A cargo plane flying from the Central Asian nation of Kyrgyzstan has crashed in Iran's Alborz province after it overshot the runway during landing.
FIFA has repeated an appeal to Thai authorities for the release to Australia of a former Bahrain national footballer held on an extradition request.
Last year was the fourth warmest on record, extending a scorching streak driven by rising concentrations of man-made greenhouse gases.
An earthquake with a magnitude of 5.9 on the Richter scale hits near the western Iranian city of Gilan-e Gharb.
Iranians are marking the first anniversary of the worst oil ship disaster in decades that claimed the lives of dozens of people off China’s shores.
UN refugee agency says the number of migrants who died or went missing attempting to cross the Mediterranean fell by more than a quarter in 2018.
Iran says nearly 1,900 American tourists visited the country over a period of nine months starting March 2018.
A selection of photos shot during the 2019 New Year celebrations from around the world:
World leaders’ peace-themed New Year messages raise the question once again whether this year is to witness less warfare and violence.
A NASA spaceship is zooming toward the farthest, and quite possibly the oldest, cosmic body ever photographed by humankind, a tiny, distant world called Ultima Thule.
Iranian authorities have arrested four members of a Zionist group engaging in corrupt evangelism and promotion of a falsified version of Christianity in the Alborz province.
Bus crash on university campus in Tehran, Iran, kills 10 students and injures 27 others.
Iran executes a corrupt businessman for appropriating more than 10 trillion rials ($100 million) mainly by defrauding banks and a major oil refining firm.
Th UN climate talks in Poland have dragged on into an extra day as ministers tried to overcome the last political hurdles after working through the night.
Antonio Guterres has warned that political issues caused deadlock in the way of international climate talks.
More than 160 countries agree on the non-binding Global Compact for Safe, Orderly and Regular Migration — the first global document on managing migration.
NASA's Voyager 2 probe has left the protective bubble around the Sun and is flying through interstellar space, the US space agency says.
Global emissions of heat-trapping carbon dioxide have risen significantly and are expected to reach record levels next year, scientists warn in a new report.
The world is "way off course" in its plan to prevent catastrophic climate change, the United Nations has warned.
An important United Nations climate conference has opened in Poland, with representatives from 200 countries in attendance.