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1/3/2015 - 12:46 PM

ISIL Plots to Hijack Iranian Planes Foiled by IRGC Flight Guards

Politics - The flight guard forces (Air Marshals) of the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps have defused several plots hatched by the terrorist ISIL group to hijack the Iranian planes, an IRGC commander revealed on Saturday.
1/3/2015 - 12:39 PM

Iran Mercantile Exchange's Weekly Trade Hits $300mln

Economy - The Iran Mercantile Exchange (IME) said that around $330mln of various commodities weighting over 622,000 tons were traded in its trade and exports halls in the last working week of 2014 (December 27-31).
1/3/2015 - 12:26 PM

Oil Minister: Iran to Produce Approximately 100mcm/d of Natural Gas by Mid-March

Economy - Iranian Oil Minister Bijan Namdar Zanganeh underlined that production of natural gas in Iran’s South Pars gas field will increase to 100 million cubic meters per day (mcm/d) by the end of the current Iranian calendar year (ending on March 20, 2015).
1/3/2015 - 12:21 PM

IMF Terms 2015 as Year of Economic Boom for Iran

Economy - The International Monetary Fund (IMF) predicted a prosperous economic year for Iran in 2015.
1/3/2015 - 12:16 PM

Iran Rejects AP Report on Nuclear Deal

Politics - The Iranian foreign ministry dismissed as 'media hype' a report by the Associated Press claiming that Tehran and the Group 5+1 (the US, Russia, China, Britain and France plus Germany) have struck agreements on certain under-negotiation issues.
12/28/2014 - 12:57 PM

Nobakht denies withdrawal from NDF, raps MPs

Politics - Government Spokesman Mohammad Baqer Nobakht has rejected 'baseless' allegations that the government withdrew $4.1 billion from the National Development Fund.
12/28/2014 - 12:53 PM

Iranian Navy's Warning Pushes Back US Warships

Politics - Two US warships approaching the area where Iran's massive Mohammad Rasoulallah (PBUH) drills are underway left the region after receiving warnings from the Iranian Naval forces.
12/28/2014 - 12:52 PM

President Stresses Iran's Respect for Religious, Ethnic Minorities

Politics - Iran's President Hassan Rouhani extended his congratulations to Iranian and foreign Christians on Christmas time, and underlined that the country's religious and ethnic minorities are conducting a peaceful life in Iran.
12/28/2014 - 12:44 PM

Iranian President Underlines Necessity for Self-Sufficiency in Agriculture

Politics - Iranian President Hassan Rouhani stressed the necessity for attaining self-sufficiency in producing agricultural products and increasing exports.
12/20/2014 - 1:44 PM

Iran's N. Negotiating Team Nominee of Person(s) of Year 2014 Award

Politics - The Arms Control Association (ACA) has named Iran's nuclear negotiating team as one of the nominees of wining Person(s) of the Year 2014 Award for the efforts the team has made in talks with the six major world powers to put an end to the decade-long dispute over its nuclear program.
12/20/2014 - 1:42 PM

Iran Condemns Terrorist Attacks in Northeastern Nigeria

Politics - Iranian Foreign Ministry Spokeswoman Marziyeh Afkham strongly condemned the recent fatal attacks on the residents of a village in Northeastern Nigeria.
12/20/2014 - 1:39 PM

Human Rights Center Condemns Canada-Sponsored UN Anti-Iran Resolution

Politics - The University Students Center of Iran's Human Rights Center condemned the recent approval of a UN human rights resolution against Iran, and called on the UN chief to increase his knowledge of the human rights situation in Iran.
12/20/2014 - 1:36 PM

Iran's Hydroelectric Generation Up by 1.9 Percent

Economy - The Iranian Energy Ministry announced that the country's hydroelectric power plants have generated over 11.5 million MW since March showing nearly 1.9 percent of growth in comparison with the same period last year.
12/15/2014 - 8:29 PM

Syrian premier arrives in Iran for key talks

Politics - Syrian Prime Minister Wael Nader al-Halqi has arrived in Tehran to hold talks with senior Iranian officials.
12/15/2014 - 8:26 PM

Leader's Top Aide: No Talks on Iran's Missile Program

Politics - Iranian Supreme Leader's senior adviser Ali Akbar Velayati underlined that Tehran would never accept to talk about its missile program in the negotiations with the world powers.
12/15/2014 - 8:23 PM

Iranian Official Voices Displeasure in Extension of Talks with G5+1

Politics - Secretary of Iran’s Human Rights Council Mohammad Javad Larijani expressed displeasure in the 7-month-long extension of the nuclear talks between Tehran and the Group 5+1 (the US, Russia, China, Britain and France plus Germany), saying the US aims to lay more pressure on Iran during this period.
12/15/2014 - 8:16 PM

Rouhani Sees No Way for World Powers but to Negotiate with Iran

Politics - Iranian President Hassan Rouhani underlined his government's determination to remove the cruel sanctions against the country, and said the world powers have no way out but to sit to the negotiating table with Tehran.
12/15/2014 - 8:08 PM

Energy Minister: Iran Utilizing All Capacities to Expand Ties with Armenia

Economy - Iranian Energy Minister Hamid Chitchian underlined Tehran's readiness to cooperate with Yerevan in different areas, specially in energy and economic sectors.
12/15/2014 - 8:03 PM

Iran Calls for Establishment of Int'l Body to Punish Human Rights Violators

Life - Iranian Vice-President for Legal Affairs Elham Aminzadeh blasted the West for attempting to impose its culture and human rights criteria on the other world states, and asked for setting up an international body to punish the countries which violate human rights based on global norms.
12/15/2014 - 8:00 PM

Mashaal: Hamas Set to Consolidate Ties with Iran

Politics - Politburo Chief of the Palestinian Resistance Movement Hamas Khaled Mashaal underlined that Hamas is resolved to reinvigorate relations with Tehran.