11/28/2013 - 12:11 AM
Iran plans to launch a semi-heavy submarine soon in a bid to boost its naval capabilities in the high seas, Iranian Defense Minister Brigadier General Hossein Dehqan announced on Wednesday.
11/28/2013 - 12:08 AM
Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif underlined that Tehran and Ankara share many common views and stances on the crisis in Syria
11/28/2013 - 12:05 AM
Iranian Oil Minister Bijan Namdar Zanganeh says the Islamic Republic has begun talks with leading Western energy companies to attract them back to the country.
11/27/2013 - 9:54 PM
Iran’s coast guards have seized two Saudi fishing boats after they intruded into Iran’s territorial waters in the Persian Gulf, a senior Navy officer says.
11/27/2013 - 9:49 PM
Iran’s nuclear boss Ali Akbar Salehi says a landmark nuclear deal Tehran recently clinched with six world powers in Geneva will take effect in late December.
11/26/2013 - 4:56 PM
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani has called for reforms in the Economic Cooperation Organization (ECO) to enable it to address the needs of the regional countries and its member states.
11/26/2013 - 4:53 PM
By: Kaveh L. Afrasiabi, Ph.D.
Interview with Professor Nader Entessar
11/26/2013 - 4:50 PM
Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif called on the member-states of the Economic Cooperation Organization (ECO) to increase the level of their cooperation in a bid to help regional development and welfare.
11/26/2013 - 4:49 PM
The Iranian Foreign Ministry on Tuesday called invalid a press release by the White House alleged to be the text of the nuclear agreement struck by Iran and the Group 5+1 (the US, Russia, China, Britain and France plus Germany) in Geneva on Sunday.
11/26/2013 - 4:47 PM
Shares of French automakers PSA Peugeot Citroen and Renault - two companies which cut their extensive trade ties with Iran under the pressure of the latest round of anti-Iran sanctions - increased 4.45 percent and 1.4 percent respectively following Iran’s nuclear deal with the Sextet of powers.
11/26/2013 - 4:46 PM
Senior Iranian and Norwegian officials, in a meeting in Tehran on Tuesday, underlined the need for the further expansion of mutual cooperation between the two countries in human rights affairs.
11/26/2013 - 4:44 PM
Iranian Parliament Speaker Ali Larijani underlined that the agreement reached between Iran and the Group 5+1 (the five permanent UN Security Council members plus Germany) will bear its fruit only if the western countries remove all the sanctions imposed against Iran.
11/26/2013 - 4:34 PM
Iranian Deputy Foreign minister and senior nuclear negotiator Abbas Araqchi said the recent nuclear deal signed between Tehran and the world powers in Geneva on Sunday secures Iran’s right of enrichment based on the Non-Proliferation Treaty (NPT).
11/25/2013 - 10:58 PM
Chairman of the Iranian Parliament’s National Security and Foreign Policy Commission Alaeddin Boroujerdi underlined that all the western sanctions imposed against Iran should be removed.
11/25/2013 - 10:57 PM
Lebanese Parliament Speaker Nabih Berri, in a meeting with his Iranian counterpart Ali Larijani, warned that supporters of terrorism in the Middle-East are striving to spread the Syrian crisis to his country.
11/25/2013 - 10:55 PM
Iran and the Western powers finally did it. After long and difficult negotiations, they came to an agreement on Tehran’s nuclear program, which will likely have an impact on the region for years to come. But don’t expect these changes to unfold quickly – there are local powers who feel that the agreement is detrimental to their interests and therefore must be contained at all costs.
11/25/2013 - 10:52 PM
Former Iranian Envoy to the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) Sadeq Ayatollahi underlined that Iran will ignore its undertaking under the agreement it has signed with the Group 5+1 (the five permanent UN Security Council member plus Germany) if the West does not respect the deal.
11/25/2013 - 10:50 PM
Head of the Atomic Energy Organization of Iran (AEOI) Ali Akbar Salehi stressed that the recent deal signed by Iran and the six world powers in Geneva has not harmed the structure or system of Tehran's nuclear program, but cracked the structure of the US-led western sanctions imposed against Iran.
11/24/2013 - 4:06 PM
Iran block worked just fine in the very last game of the tournament as the Asian champions routed hosts Japan in straight sets Sunday at Tokyo Metropolitan Gymnasium
11/24/2013 - 12:47 PM
Iran’s President Hassan Rouhani has hailed the nuclear deal between Iran and the five permanent members of the Security Council plus Germany, saying it would “open new horizons”.