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4/5/2017 - 8:11 PM

Economic analyst: Iran's economic growth hits record high

Economy - Economic Analyst and lecturer at Shahid Beheshti university Saeed Leilaz said on Wednesday that Iran’s economic growth registered a 11.6 percent growth in the first nine month in the last Iranian year registering over eight percent growth in one year standing on top of the list of world economic powers in terms of annual economic growth.
4/5/2017 - 8:09 PM

Official: 20 villages damaged in Khorasan quake

Life - A senior Iranian provincial official said that at least 20 villages have been damaged in Wednesday morning’s earthquake.
4/5/2017 - 8:07 PM

Minister: India's language of threat in oil deals with Iran rejected

Economy - Iran is not going to strike crude oil sales agreement with parties that use language of threats against it, says Minister of Petroleum Bijan Zangeneh.
4/5/2017 - 8:06 PM

Iran witnessing two-digit economic growth rate after 26 yrs: CBI chief

Economy - Governor of Central Bank of Iran (CBI) Valiollah Seif said on Wednesday that Iran is witnessing double-digit economic growth rate and single-digit inflation rate after 26 years.
4/5/2017 - 8:05 PM

Iran condemns use of chemical weapons in Syria

Politics - Foreign Ministry spokesman Bahram Qasemi said on Wednesday that Iran strongly condemns any use of chemical weapons in Syria regardless of the perpetrators and the victims.
4/4/2017 - 12:57 PM

Iran seals new plane purchase deal with Boeing

Economy - Iran has signed a new agreement with US aviation giant Boeing for buying dozens of the company’s twinjet narrow-body passenger planes.
4/4/2017 - 12:56 PM

4.7-Magnitude Quake Hits Eastern Iran

Life - An earthquake measuring 4.7 on the Richter scale jolted Shusef District in Iran’s eastern province of South Khorasan on Tuesday.
4/4/2017 - 12:53 PM

Iran Urges Joint Int’l Counter-Terrorism Efforts after Saint Petersburg Metro Attack

Politics - Iran on Monday strongly condemned the recent terrorist attack in Russia’s Saint Petersburg metro station, and renewed its call for joint global fight against terrorism.
4/3/2017 - 1:10 PM

Iran sympathizes on Colombia, Indonesia landslides

Politics - Foreign Ministry spokesman Bahram Qasemi expressed grief over the sad occasion of Colombia and Indonesia landslides which caused killing and missing of dozens of people.
4/3/2017 - 1:07 PM

Iraqi Forces Repel ISIL Attack on Samarra

Politics - Iraqi warplanes pounded the positions of Daesh (ISIL or ISIS) terrorists in the holy city of Samarra, north-central Salahuddin Province, claiming the lives of at least 40 militants.
4/3/2017 - 1:03 PM

Hungary Eyes Closer Ties with Iran: Deputy PM

Politics - Hungary’s Deputy Prime Minister Zsolt Semjen voiced the European nation’s willingness to expand its relations, particularly the economic ties, with Iran in the post-JCPOA era.
4/3/2017 - 1:01 PM

Cabinet Aiming for +700,000 New Jobs This Year: Iran’s President

Politics - Iran’s President Hassan Rouhani said his administration has formulated plans to create jobs for more than 700,000 young people in the current Iranian year, which began two weeks ago.
4/3/2017 - 12:59 PM

US commander comments denounced

Politics - Secretary of Iran's Expediency Council Mohsen Rezaei has slammed recent comments by the head of the US Central Command calling Iran a “destabilizing” country in the Middle East.
4/3/2017 - 12:57 PM

Syrian Army liberates village in Hama province

Politics - The Syrian Army, continuing their operation in north of Hama province, purged Maardis village of Daesh (ISIS) and other terrorist groups members.
3/17/2017 - 7:41 PM

Iran, Azerbaijan discuss expanding ties

Politics - Iranian Communication and Information Technology Minister Mahmoud Vaezi, who chairs joint Iran-Azerbaijan economic commission, conferred with Azerbaijan Republic President Ilham Aliyev on expansion of bilateral ties.
3/17/2017 - 7:40 PM

Saudis not affording least help to regional peace in past turbulent years - spox

Politics - During the past turbulent years, Saudi Arabia, as a regional player, did not offer the least contribution to restoration of peace and stability in the region, Foreign Ministry spokesman Bahram Qasemi said on Friday.
3/17/2017 - 7:37 PM

Iranian Hajj pilgrims to head for S. Arabia this year for Hajj

Culture - The Hajj and Pilgrimage Organization announced on Friday that Iranian pilgrims will be dispatched to Saudi Arabia for annual Hajj pilgrimage this year.
3/17/2017 - 7:35 PM

Top security official blames US, Saudis for spread of terrorism

Politics - The US and Saudi rulers, by adopting supportive approach towards terrorism, are preparing the ground for development of terrorists’ action, Secretary of Iran's Supreme National Security Council (SNSC) Ali Shamkhani said on Friday.
3/16/2017 - 8:04 PM

Third newly-purchased Airbus to land in Iran next week

Economy - Minister of Road and Urban Development Abbas Akhoundi said on Thursday that an Airbus A330, the third of the 200 planes Iran has purchased from the French aircraft manufacturer, will land in Iran early next week.
3/16/2017 - 8:03 PM

Occupation, terrorism, ethnic cleansing root causes of human trafficking: Iran envoy

Politics - Iran's Ambassador and Permanent Representative to the United Nations (UN) Gholamali Khoshroo pointed to occupation, wars of attrition, terrorism and ethnic cleansing as the main causes of human trafficking.