Selective News

1/17/2018 - 10:17 PM

Larijani: Muslim world experiencing stronger bonds

Politics - Speaker of the Iranian parliament Ali Larijani said that links in the world of Islam have become further consolidated compared to the past.
1/16/2018 - 4:28 PM

69 border intruders arrested in eastern Iran

Politics - In the past 48 hours, 69 trespassers have been arrested in border areas and 1,100 liters of smuggled fuel have been discovered in Taybad, eastern Iran, said the commander of the Taybad border guards.
1/13/2018 - 4:25 PM

Rescue team finds Iranian oil tanker's black box

Politics - The Chinese salvage and resuce team discovered the voyage data recorder (black box) of the Iranian oil tanker which collided with a cargo vessel near China shores on January 6.
1/13/2018 - 4:22 PM

Iran asks Japan, South Korea to participate in fire fight operations

Politics - President Rouhani's special envoy and head of committee to investigate Sanchi oil tanker Ali Rabiei announced on Saturday that he has asked Japan and South Korea to participate in the fire extinguishing operation.
1/10/2018 - 11:01 PM

Russian FM: Iran fulfilled all commitments under JCPOA

Politics - Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said on Wednesday that Iran has fully adhered to its commitments under the 2015 nuclear deal, officially known as Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA), and fulfilled them.


1/10/2018 - 10:53 PM

Trump's withdrawal from deal to cost US more than Iran

Politics - In case the United States quits Iran nuclear deal, it will lose more than Iran, senior Iranian nuclear negotiator Majid Takht-e Ravanchi said on Wednesday.
1/9/2018 - 3:44 PM

Body of Iranian seaman found in East China coast

Politics - The body found in East China waters where an Iranian tanker collided with a Chinese vessel belongs to an Iranian national, an official said on Tuesday.
1/9/2018 - 3:42 PM

Iran envoy hails Brazilian novelist's anti-riots tweet

Politics - Iranian ambassador to UK in a message welcomed the stance taken by Brazilian lyricist and novelist Paulo Coelho over the anti-Iran claims made by the son of dethroned shah of Iran Reza Pahlavi.
1/6/2018 - 9:12 PM

5.1-magnitude quake jolts western Iran

Culture - An earthquake measuring 5.1 on the Richter scale rocked Sarpol-e Zahab Town, Kermanshah Province, on Saturday.
1/6/2018 - 9:11 PM

Third Chinese cargo train to arrive in Tehran

Economy - Deputy Head of the Islamic Republic of Iran Railways Company for operation affairs Mustafa Dawoodi said on Saturday that three rom of trains carrying containers have moved toward Tehran from China and the third one is to arrive here in next few days.
1/4/2018 - 10:35 PM

Iran disbands terrorist cell seeking unrest

Politics - Iran's Ministry of Intelligence announced on Thursday that a terrorist cell missioned to provoke more unrests in Iran was dismantled and its members were arrested following a clash with the security forces.
1/1/2018 - 11:19 PM

Iran culture minister praises IRNA as 'important asset'

Culture - The Islamic Republic News Agency (IRNA), both before and after the 1979 Islamic Revolution, has been acting as a link between the country and the outside world, said Iran's minister of culture and Islamic guidance.
1/1/2018 - 11:18 PM

2017; year of Iran-IAEA close cooperation

Politics - Director General of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) Yukiya Amano considered 2017 as the year of cooperation between Iran and the IAEA and has repeatedly confirmed Iran compliance with the 2015 Nuclear Deal.
1/1/2018 - 10:53 PM

Foreign Ministry congratulates new IRNA chief on his appointment

Politics - Foreign Ministry spokesman Bahram Qasemi in a message released on Monday congratulated new chief of the Islamic Republic New Agency (IRNA) Seyyed Zia Hashemi on his appointment.
12/27/2017 - 11:10 PM

Iran ups non-oil goods export to China by 27 percent

Economy - Iran's Commercial attaché in Beijing Reza Seyed Aqazadeh acknowledged over 27 percent rise in Iran's non-oil goods export to China in the first 11 months of 2017.
12/27/2017 - 10:59 PM

5.1-magnitude quake jolts southwest Iran again

Culture - An earthquake measuring 5.1 on the Richter scale jolted the village of Hojdak near the city of Ravar in southwestern province of Kerman late on Wednesday.
12/25/2017 - 9:33 PM

Iran exports 36 m/cu.m gas in 1 day

Economy - National Iranian Gas Company Spokesman Majid Bojarzadeh said on Monday that the volume of gas consumption in the country on Sunday was 630 million cubic meters, of which 36 million cubic meters were exported to the neighboring countries.
12/25/2017 - 9:20 PM

Iran's oil output to reach 9m bpd in 20 years: Oil official

Economy - It is possible for Iran to raise the oil output by 9 million barrels per day (bpd) within a twenty-year development plan, according to a senior Iranian oil official.
12/23/2017 - 9:47 PM

Qazvin exports 530k tons of goods

Politics - Head of Qazvin province organization of industry, mine and trade Ali Porzahmat said on Saturday that in the first eight months of the year (since March 21) 530,000 tons of goods were exported abroad.
12/19/2017 - 3:58 PM

Iran, China sign MoU on health cooperation

Politics - Iranian Health Minister Hassan Ghazizadeh Hashemi and his Chinese counterpart Li Bin on Tuesday sealed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to broaden bilateral ties in the health field.