Iran economic protests shut Tehran's Grand Bazaar
Traders at Tehran's Grand Bazaar have taken part in a big protest against rising prices and the plummeting value of Iran's currency, the rial.
Shops were shut and thousands of people took to the streets of the capital.
Riot police later fired tear gas to disperse the demonstrators as they marched towards parliament.
It was the biggest protest in Tehran since 2012, when international sanctions related to Iran's nuclear activities were crippling its economy.
The BBC's Kasra Naji says those protests led ultimately to a change in government and to Iran agreeing to substantive talks on a nuclear... read more
- 02:35 El Chapo trial: accountant exposes details of cartel's vast operations
- 02:08 'Accidental album' up for major music prize
- 01:50 ATP Finals: Greg Rusedski backs Kevin Anderson to knock Roger...
- 01:44 BBC accused of 'not untangling mess' over freelancers' tax
- 01:41 Doctor Who to skip Christmas Day for first time in 13 years
- 01:27 'Cut lamb and beef' to fight climate change
- 01:17 Brisbane construction firm Canstruct made $43m profit running Nauru...
- 01:07 Marin Cilic praises emotional John Isner for ATP Finals display...
- 01:07 John Lewis Christmas advert: Sir Elton John is the star of this...
- 00:57 Big Little Lies author Liane Moriarty: Sibling rivalry made me...
- 00:53 California wildfires: Is Trump right when he blames forest managers?
- 00:53 Cameroon conflict: 'We live in fear in Bamenda'
- 00:53 Fake news in Turkey: Hunting for truth in land of conspiracy
- 00:52 Will there be snow on Christmas Day 2018?
- 00:44 Suneung: The day silence falls over South Korea
- 00:43 MiSafes' child-tracking smartwatches are 'easy to hack'
- 00:37 Elton John brings star quality to John Lewis Christmas advert
- 00:31 John Lewis Christmas advert 2018 The Boy and the Piano released...
- 00:31 Trump claims people wear disguises to vote illegally in Florida
- 00:31 Councils face £536m shortfall in Send budgets, says LGA
- 00:23 Iceland is selling Marmite flavoured sprouts this Christmas
- 00:21 Sudoku 4,218 hard
- 00:21 Should we pay people for donating blood or not?
- 00:20 John Lewis Christmas advert: Sir Elton John is the star of this...
- 00:16 Man Utd news: Marko Arnautovic revelation - West Ham star almost...
- 00:16 Man City news: Benjamin Mendy issues APOLOGY after knee surgery
- 00:16 Stormy Daniels lawyer Michael Avenatti arrested over domestic...
- 00:15 Parents spending heavily on mystery toys
- 00:15 Hand car washes should be licensed say MPs
- 00:11 Chechnya uses televised shamings to stop dissent