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10/6/2014 - 11:45 AM

FM attends ECFR joint meeting

Politics - Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif on Monday attended the third joint meeting of the Institute for Political and International Studies (IPIS) and the European Council on Foreign Relations (ECFR).
10/6/2014 - 11:41 AM

IAEA Team Due in Tehran Tonight

Politics - A senior delegation from the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) is due to arrive in Tehran on Monday night to meet Iranian officials and visit the country's nuclear facilities.
10/6/2014 - 11:38 AM

Transited goods from Iran Surpass 6 Million Tons in 6 Months

Economy - Over 6.760 million tons of commodities have been transited through Iran in the first half of the current Iranian calendar year (March 21 – Sept 22), a transportation official said.
10/6/2014 - 11:36 AM

Iran Blasts US-Led Anti-Terrorism Coalition as Political Theater

Politics - Iran questioned the US-led coalition against the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant terrorist group, and lashed out at Washington for its theatrical moves against terrorism.
10/5/2014 - 7:28 AM

Several FSA members join Syrian government forces

Politics - Several members of the so-called Free Syrian Army (FSA) have left the foreign-backed militant group to join the forces of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad.
10/5/2014 - 7:26 AM

Germany to boost anti-ISIL fight in Iraq: Report

Other Contents - Germany is planning to increase its military engagement in the battle against the Takfiri ISIL militants in northern Iraq, a report says.
10/5/2014 - 7:24 AM

U.S. exports to Iran jump 40% in a month

Economy - U.S. exports to Iran jumped 40 percent in value in the sixth Iranian calendar month of Shahrivar (August 23-September 22) compared to the same month in the previous year, the ISNA news agency reported on Friday.
10/5/2014 - 7:22 AM

Iran’s car imports up 115% in 6 months

Economy - Iran imported 51,474 cars in the first six months of the current Iranian calendar year, which began on March 21, a 115 percent rise year on year.
10/5/2014 - 7:20 AM

Opening ceremony of Isfahan filmfest focuses on children of war

Culture - The 28th Isfahan International Film Festival for Children and Young Adults kicked off in the central Iranian city on Friday with the screening of “Wall Craft”, a short film focusing on children as the main victims of international wars and conflicts.
10/5/2014 - 7:17 AM

Anti-Iran sanctions harm world environment: Vice-president

Life - Vice-President and head of Iran's Department of Environment Masoumeh Ebtekar said Saturday that Western sanctions on Iran will harm not only the country's environment, but also the environment of the whole world.
10/5/2014 - 7:16 AM

President felicitates Iranian athletes on victories in Asian Games 2014

Politics - President Hassan Rouhani in a message on Saturday, congratulated Iranian athletes on their achievements in the 17th Asian Games in Incheon, South Korea.
10/5/2014 - 7:14 AM

Ayat. Kermani leads Eid Al-Adha prayers in Tehran

Politics - Worshippers in Tehran on Sunday, marking Eid-ul-Adha (Feast of Sacrifice), performed congregational feast prayers, led by Ayatollah Mohammad-Ali Movahedi Kermani, at Tehran University.
10/5/2014 - 7:10 AM

Iran must nip enemy military threats in bud: General

Politics - A senior Iranian general has warned against future threats to Tehran from the high seas and underlined the need to nip such enemy plots in the bud.
10/5/2014 - 7:08 AM

Iran Presents List of Arms Aids to Lebanese Army

Politics - Iran has presented a list of military tools and weapons to be gifted to the Lebanese army to help the Arab country in its fight against terrorism, senior officials in Beirut said.
10/5/2014 - 7:05 AM

Female Karate Fighter Wins Last Medal of Iranian Caravan in Incheon's Asia Games

Sport - Iranian athlete Nasrin Doosti won a Bronze medal in the Karata competitions in the 2014 Asian Games in Incheon after convincing victories over her rivals.
10/5/2014 - 7:02 AM

Iran Rejects Remarks Attributed to Zarif in Meeting with Arab League

Politics - Tehran rejected media reports about the contents of a recent meeting between Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif and Arab League Chief Nabil al-Arabi.
10/5/2014 - 7:00 AM

Iranian Speaker: Fighting Zionism, Terrorism Sets Top Priority for Muslim World

Politics - Iranian Parliament Speaker Ali Larijani in a message on Saturday felicitated his Muslim counterparts on the occasion of Eid al-Adha (Muslim Feast of Sacrifice), and said fighting the Zionist regime and terrorist groups is the most important priority of the Islamic world.
10/1/2014 - 2:10 PM

Iran: Anti-ISIL Coalition Formed to Justify US Interference in Region

Politics - Iranian Parliament Speaker Ali Larijani said on Wednesday that the US-led coalition against the ISIL terrorist group is politically-tainted and is aimed at enhancing Washington's influence in the Middle-East.
10/1/2014 - 2:03 PM

Iran's First VP Felicitates Guinean Counterpart on National Day

Politics - Iran's First Vice-President Eshaq Jahangiri, in a message on Wednesday, extended his congratulations to Guinean Prime Minister Mohammed Saeed Fofana on the country’s National Day.
10/1/2014 - 11:07 AM

Rouhani's Stellar Performance at UN

Politics - President Hassan Rouhani delivered a landmark, highly impressive speech at UN's General Assembly on September 24 that was notable for its no-nonsense address of the root causes of terrorism and the necessary steps by the regional powers in order to combat this threat, which is a source of common concern by Iran and its neighbors.