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4/19/2017 - 7:43 AM

Iran, Pakistan sign MoU on economic coop

Politics - The 20th session of Iran-Pakistan Joint Economic Commission concluded in Tehran with a memorandum of understanding on economic cooperation signed between the two sides.
4/19/2017 - 7:37 AM

Two US drone strikes kill 7 al-Qaeda suspects in Yemen

Politics - Two US drone airstrikes have killed at least seven suspected al-Qaeda operatives in Yemen's northeastern province of Marib, a security official said Wednesday.
4/19/2017 - 7:13 AM

Salehi presents report on nuclear activities to Majlis

Politics - A member of parliament announced that Head of the Atomic Energy Organization of Iran (AEOI) Ali-Akbar Salehi has presented a report on the current situation of the nuclear activities to the Majlis (Parliament) Energy Commission.
4/19/2017 - 7:08 AM

Iran complying with commitments under nuclear deal: Tillerson

Politics - The Donald Trump administration has notified Congress that Iran has been compliant with its commitments under the 2015 nuclear agreement, and that the administration is reviewing whether a continued suspension of the sanctions serves the national interests of the United States.
4/18/2017 - 1:35 PM

Iran’s Rouhani Deserves A Second Term

Politics - Dr. Hassan Rouhani deserves a second term as Iran’s president and the overall sum of his accomplishments during his first term are, indeed, quite impressive and need to be sustained for another four years.
4/18/2017 - 1:17 PM

Over 120 ancient sites identified in southwest Iran

Culture - Many temporary settlements belonging to nomadic tribes were identified in the neighborhood of Chamshir zone in Kohgiluyeh, Boyer-Ahmad province.
4/18/2017 - 1:16 PM

Iranian films applauded at Pakistan '60-second films' festival

Culture - A two-day International Festival of '60-Second films' was held in Pakistan’s Islamabad in which the Iranian films drew attraction of public.
4/18/2017 - 1:14 PM

Iran’s private sector devising own plan to get loans

Economy - Iran’s media say the country’s private sector is planning to create its own guarantee fund to attract international loans for small- and medium-sized enterprises.
4/18/2017 - 1:11 PM

British PM May Calls For Early General Election on June 8

Politics - British Prime Minister Theresa May called Tuesday for an early general election on June 8 in a surprise announcement as Britain prepares for delicate negotiations on leaving the European Union.
4/18/2017 - 1:09 PM

Russia says trade with Iran to grow further in 2017

Economy - Russia says it expects trade relations with Iran to grow further this year after increasing almost twofold in 2016.
4/18/2017 - 1:06 PM

Rouhani: Populism will lead to lack of foresight, sound anticipation

Politics - President Hassan Rouhani said on Tuesday that populism emanating from lack of foresight and sound anticipation of real events as unpredictability will disrupt people’s calmness and life.
4/18/2017 - 1:04 PM

Iran-Georgia Business Forum kicks off in Tbilisi

Politics - Iran-Georgia Business Forum started work with the attendance of Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif and the Georgian Minister of Economy and Sustainable Development Giorgi Gakharia.
4/18/2017 - 1:02 PM

Zarif, Georgian parliament speaker discuss issues of mutual interest

Politics - Iran’s Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif and the Georgian Parliament speaker Irakli Kobakhidze in a Tuesday meeting reviewed ways to promote cooperation.
4/18/2017 - 8:44 AM

Politico: Trump angers wealthy, educated Iranian-American group

Politics - President Donald Trump by adopting an anti-Muslim policy has provoked Iranian-Americans, who form “a wealthy, highly educated group” in the US, according to the American online magazine Politico.
4/18/2017 - 7:21 AM

Iran marking Army Day with parade

Politics - Iran is commemorating its Army Day during a ceremony attended by President Hassan Rouhani and top military brass.
4/18/2017 - 6:29 AM

Zarif to meet with Georgian senior officials

Politics - During the second leg of his Central Asian and Caucasian tour, Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif is to hold talks with Georgian senior officials.
4/18/2017 - 6:25 AM

Iran exports up by 35% last year: Minister

Economy - Minister of Industry, Mine and Trade Mohammad Reza Nematzadeh said that Iran’s exports registered a 35 percent increase in the year to March 21, 2017, contending that establishment of specialized holding companies is the basic approach for promoting exports.
4/18/2017 - 6:18 AM

FM Zarif arrives in Tbilisi

Politics - Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif arrived in Georgia on Monday to hold talks with Georgian officials on developing relations.
4/18/2017 - 6:14 AM

National Army Day joint armed forces parade kicks off in Tehran

Politics - The joint parade of Iranian Army and other units of Iranian armed forced started this morning with the presence of President Rouhani on the occasion of Army National Day in Late Imam Khomeini’s mausoleum.
4/17/2017 - 8:27 PM

New PetChem Projects to Come Online in Assaluyeh: Iranian Official

Economy - Head of the National Petrochemical Company of Iran (NPC) Marzieh Shahdaei said seven new petrochemical projects will come on stream in Iran’s Pars Special Economic Energy Zone by the yearend.