Mahmoud Reza Golshanpazhooh
Majlis (parliament) in an open session on Wednesday endorsed President Hassan Rouhani's fifth nominee to head Ministry of Science, Research and Technology.
President Hassan Rouhani called his nominee for science minister as symbol of moderation and called on members of Parliament (Majlis) to give him a vote of confidence.
A senior advisor to Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei says all Muslim nations will stand by the Palestinian people against the Israeli regime
The EU has released a statement extending suspension of sanctions on Iran by June 2015.
Iran’s inflation rate dropped by 1.3 percent and reached 17.8 percent in the month ending November 21, compared to the previous month, the government spokesman said on Tuesday.
President Hassan Rouhani attended a Majlis (Parliament) session on Wednesday to defend the qualifications of his nominee for the post of minister of science, research and technology.
Iran on Tuesday strongly condemned an attack by the Bahraini regime on the house of the leading Shiite cleric, Ayatollah Sheikh Issa Ahmed Qassem.
Iranian Minister of Culture and Islamic Guidance Ali Jannati in a meeting with members of Kuwait-Iran Friendship Association in Tehran underlined the age-old and cultural relations between Tehran and Kuwait city, and called for the further consolidation of bilateral ties.
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani underlined that the Group 5+1 (the US, Russia, China, Britain and France and Germany) have come to the conclusion that sanctions and pressures cannot halt Iran's progress in various fields, including the nuclear technology.
ian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif underlined that reaching a political framework for a final nuclear deal with the Group 5+1 (the US, Russia, China, Britain and France plus Germany) will be possible within the next few weeks.
Iranian Economy Minister Ali Tayyebnia reiterated that the country has a safe and secure economic atmosphere for both domestic and foreign investors.
Iranian Deputy Foreign Minister and senior negotiator Seyed Abbas Araqchi announced that major differences have still remained between Tehran and the world powers, including the details of Iran's enrichment program and mechanisms for removal of the sanctions.
A senior Iranian parliamentarian said Iran and most of countries in the Group 5+1 (the five permanent UN Security Council members plus Germany) had narrowed down differences to cut a permanent nuclear agreement but they failed due to the pressures and meddling of other actors, including Israel.
Iranian Deputy Foreign Minister for Arab and African Affairs Hossein Amir Abdollahian in a meeting with his Turkish counterpart Umit Yalcin underscored that Tehran and Ankara would find a political solution to the current crisis in Syria through joint efforts.
Supreme Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyed Ali Khamenei reiterated Iran's continued support for the Palestinian nation, and said arming the West Bank is necessary for confronting the Zionist regime.
Iranian and the G5+1 foreign ministers will continue talks in coming weeks to reach a comprehensive agreement.
Chairman of Iran's Expediency Council Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani in a meeting with Qatari Attorney General Ali bin Fetais Al-Marri warned the Muslim states that differences have weakened the Islamic countries.
Kaveh L. Afrasiabi
Iranian Justice Minister Mostafa Pourmohammadi voiced satisfaction in his meeting with Chairman of the Supreme Judiciary Council (SJC) of Qatar Masoud bin Mohammed Al-Amri on Monday, and said that the two sides have concluded several judicial agreements.