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10/27/2015 - 8:00 AM

Iran ready to send human aid to quake-hit Afghanistan, Pakistan, India

Politics - Iran extended condolences to Pakistan, Afghanistan and India’s nations and governments over the deadly earthquake which claimed about over 300 people and left hundreds wounded.
10/27/2015 - 7:55 AM

Iran, Brazil plan to increase trade volume up to $5bn

Economy - Iran’s economy minister has announced the agreement with the Brazilian industry minister to increase the trade volume between the two countries to $5bn.
10/27/2015 - 7:48 AM

Ravanchi urges transfer of technology from Finland to Iran

Politics - Transfer of technology to and investment in Iran should be the major part of Iran and Finland cooperation, Deputy Foreign Minister Majid Takht-e Ravanchi said on Tuesday.
10/27/2015 - 7:45 AM

Nobakht in Majlis to present 6th Development Plan

Politics - President of Management and Planning Organization of Iran Mohammad Baqer Nobakht attended the Majlis session today to present the bill on the Sixth Development Plan to the lawmakers.
10/27/2015 - 7:43 AM

Hundreds reported dead after powerful Afghanistan quake

Politics - The death toll from the earthquake that shook parts of South Asia has risen above 300, officials said Tuesday.
10/20/2015 - 7:28 AM

Iran’s Emerging Soft Power: New Opportunity for Iranians and the World

Politics - Secretary General of the Council on International Relations of Iran
10/6/2015 - 9:57 AM

who is Baeidinejad?

Politics - Hamid Baeidinejad is an Iranian carrier diplomat in the Iranian Ministry of Foreign Affairs. He is currently the Director-General for Political and International Security Affairs and is also a member of the Iranian nuclear negotiating team.
10/4/2015 - 1:47 PM

IRGC tech expo captured in photos

Politics - Iran’s Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) has put on display its defense achievements at an exhibition in the capital Tehran.
10/4/2015 - 1:45 PM

‘No request for foreign gas stations in Iran’

Economy - The National Iranian Oil Products Distribution Company (NIOPDC) says it has received no request from Shell or Total to set up service stations in Iran, prompting confusion after an official said even licenses had been granted.
10/4/2015 - 1:42 PM

Iran lawmakers pass single-urgency JCPOA motion

Politics - Iranian lawmakers have passed a single-urgency motion that allows the administration to voluntarily implement the July 14 nuclear agreement under certain conditions.
10/4/2015 - 1:40 PM

‘Unusual’ wheat loadings for Iran in Europe

Economy - Ships are scheduled to make unusual loadings of about 60,000 tonnes of wheat for Iran, but overall demand from the country is expected to be very low this year, European traders say.
9/27/2015 - 11:37 AM

Iran dismisses reports on talks with US over regional issues

Politics - Iran rejects media reports about talks between top Iranian and US diplomats on developments in the Middle East, saying the two sides only discussed the nuclear agreement of July 14.
9/27/2015 - 11:35 AM

Iran’s parliament speaker: Saudi govt. main culprit in Mina crush

Politics - Iran’s Parliament (Majlis) Speaker Ali Larijani says the Saudi government is the main culprit in the deadly incident of September 24 during the Hajj pilgrimage rituals in Mina, outside the holy city of Mecca.
9/27/2015 - 11:33 AM

Leader says Saudi leaders must apologize for deadly Hajj incident

Politics - Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei says the Saudi rulers should apologize for the recent deadly incident that killed hundreds of pilgrims during Hajj rituals instead of dodging their responsibility.
9/26/2015 - 5:22 PM

Iran to Submit Majidi’s Biopic Muhammad (PBUH) to Oscars

Culture - The Iranian team of experts responsible for selecting the country’s official submission to this year’s Academy Awards ceremony chose Muhammad (PBUH), the Messenger of God, the latest work by Majid Majidi.
9/26/2015 - 5:20 PM

Terrorists Hindering World’s Sustainable Development: Iran’s President

Politics - Iranian President Hassan Rouhani warned that terrorist groups have not only damaged the environment, but also taken sustainable development out of the agenda of countries.
9/26/2015 - 5:04 PM

Iran says funds to be unfrozen by Jan.

Economy - Iran says it expects about $29 billion of funds to be unfrozen and repatriated to its central bank by January 2016 at the latest as economic sanctions are eased after the crucial nuclear breakthrough with the P5+1 in Vienna back in July.
9/26/2015 - 5:02 PM

Yemeni forces kill 13 Saudi troops, down chopper

Politics - Yemeni forces have killed 13 Saudi soldiers and shot down a Saudi Apache helicopter in the kingdom’s southwest.
9/26/2015 - 5:01 PM

Iran FM urges Saudi to address Hajj mismanagement

Politics - Iran has called on Saudi Arabia to adopt necessary measures to address the issue of mismanagement of the Hajj pilgrimage rituals in the wake of the Mina tragedy.
9/20/2015 - 7:52 AM

Amano to attend JCPOA special committee on Sunday afternoon

Politics - Director General of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) Yukiya Amano is expected to attend Iran's Majlis (parliament) special committee to review the JCPOA.