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12/27/2015 - 1:12 PM

Iran dismisses 'spiteful' Arab League claims

Politics - Iran has dismissed unfounded claims by the Arab League about the Islamic Republic’s interference in the internal affairs of Arab countries.
12/27/2015 - 1:10 PM

Iran rules out steep oil price discount

Economy - Minister of Petroleum Bijan Zangeneh has dismissed reports of steep oil price discounts which Iran might be ready to give when the country ramps up production with the lifting of sanctions in 2016.
12/27/2015 - 1:09 PM

Muslims unity pivotal in fight against violence: Iran’s president

Politics - Iran’s President Hassan Rouhani says the Islamic world is currently at a critical juncture, urging all Muslim nations to strengthen unity to counter enemies’ plots.
12/27/2015 - 1:07 PM

Iran following US plan to seize frozen assets

Economy - Iran is following US plans to appropriate some $2 billion of its assets frozen in Citibank accounts in New York, Central Bank Governor Valiollah Seif says
11/30/2015 - 7:48 AM

Russia-Turkey tension unfavorable: Iran official

Politics - A senior Iranian official describes as 'unfavorable' the ongoing row between Russia and Turkey over Ankara’s downing of a Russian jet, expressing hope that the two countries would move to defuse tensions.
11/30/2015 - 7:44 AM

Supreme Leader: Arbaeen rallies an extraordinary phenomenon

Politics - Supreme Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei here on Monday cited Arbaeen rallies as an extraordinary phenomenon and an enormous and meaningful movement.
11/29/2015 - 5:18 PM

Today terrorism is our common worry

Politics - The bitter events brought about by blind terrorism in France have once again, moved me to speak to you young people.
11/14/2015 - 1:05 PM

French President Blames Paris Carnage on ISIL

Politics - French President Francois Hollande told his shell-shocked nation Saturday morning that the carnage Friday night in Paris was an 'act of war' committed by the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIL) terrorist group.
11/14/2015 - 1:03 PM

Iraqi president to participate in Tehran GECF Summit

Economy - Iraqi President Fuad Masum said he will take part in the upcoming summit meeting of the Gas Exporting Countries Forum (GECF) to be held in Tehran on November 23.
11/14/2015 - 1:02 PM

Rouhani, Italian PM talk over phone

Politics - President Hassan Rouhani made a telephone conversation with Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi on Saturday and called for collective serious action against terrorism.
11/14/2015 - 12:58 PM

Iran, Russia, UN envoys review latest developments in Syria

Politics - Iranian Deputy Foreign Minister Hossein Amir Abdollahian and Russian President Vladimir Putin's special envoy for the Middle East and Africa, Mikhail Bogdanov and Special Envoy of the UN Secretary-General for Syria, Staffan de Mistura in Vienna on Saturday reviewed the latest developments in Syria.
11/14/2015 - 12:56 PM

Iran plans biggest mining exploration yet

Economy - Iran plans mining exploration over 240,000 square kilometers across 12 provinces in the biggest development attempt which the sector has seen yet, Deputy Industry, Mine and Trade Minister Mehdi Karbasian says.
11/14/2015 - 12:46 PM

ISIS and Proxy War: West’s New Leverage to Infiltrate into Iran

Politics - Sajad Abedi
11/4/2015 - 5:59 AM

former Iranian diplomat: JCPA was a victory over war

Politics - Abdolreza Ghofrani
Former Senior Diplomat and International Analyst
10/29/2015 - 5:39 PM

Iran says oil firms need local partners

Economy - Iran says its new format of oil sector contracts requires foreign companies to form partnerships with local firms over the projects they plan to take up in the country.
10/28/2015 - 11:15 AM

Iran’s Zarif to join Vienna conference on Syria

Politics - Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad-Javad-Zarif plans to take part in a Vienna conference scheduled for Friday, said Foreign Ministry Spokeswoman Marziyeh Afkham.
10/28/2015 - 11:12 AM

Afkham: Iran still pondering on Vienna meeting participation

Politics - Foreign Ministry Spokeswoman Marziyeh Afkham said Iran’s participation in Vienna meeting is still under consideration.
10/28/2015 - 11:06 AM

Zarif, Lavrov discuss Syrian crisis settlement

Politics - Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad-Javad Zarif and his Russian counterpart Sergei Lavrov conferred Tuesday over the phone the ways of solving the crisis in Syria.
10/28/2015 - 10:41 AM

UN chief condemns Saudi airstrike to hospital in Yemen

Politics - United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon condemned the airstrikes by the Saudi-led Coalition that hit the Hayadeen Medical Hospital in Sa'dah, Yemen.
10/28/2015 - 10:38 AM

Iran, Pakistan can boost regional stability, security: Iran official

Politics - A senior Iranian official says Pakistan enjoys a key position in the region, noting that Tehran-Islamabad cooperation can contribute to promotion of stability and security in the region, particularly in the eastern part of the Middle East.