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Tehran - Hossein Amir Abdollahian, a senior foreign policy advisor to the parliament speaker, has called for dialogue among regional countries in order to ...
Tehran - President Hassan Rouhani officially inaugurated the first phase of Persian gulf Star Refinery in the southern province of Hormozgan on Sunday.
Tehran - Prof. William O. Beeman, head of the anthropology department at the State University of Minnesota, says the United States is mostly concerned about its "strategic interests" and human rights and democracy never concern Washington.
Tehran - Austrian Orientalist Joseph Freiherr von Hammer-Purgstall (1774-1856), mostly renowned for the first ever complete translation of the Divan of Hafez into a Western language, was commemorated on Saturday in Shiraz, the southern Iranian city ...
Tehran- Iran Airports & Air Navigation Company (IAC) signed a contract with the Austrian Aerodata AG for purchasing the second flight checker model King air 350i, Tasnim news agency reported on Sunday.
Tehran - Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei said on Sunday that the people's active presence in different scenes have removed ...
'Three Lands, One Language' is a meeting on contemporary German literature, slated for Thursday, May 4 in Tehran. Three German-speaking writers from Austria, Germany and Switzerland will participate at the meeting to debate the recent developments in ...
The capital city Tehran is just like a crazy quilt with different neighborhood textures and layers of social vulnerability and wealth.
A huge fire has erupted along a major street in the Iranian capital of Tehran after a fuel tanker tipped on its side and began leaking.
Italy beat Iran 5-4 in a wild, back-and-forth encounter to go top of Group B at the FIFA Beach soccer World Cup Bahamas 2017. The Italians took the lead through current tournament top scorer Gabriele Gori, who guided in a close-range effort with his chest.
... masked attackers in Istanbul's Maslak district on Saturday evening. The news outlet added that the Turkish police had been investigating the incident.
More than 70% of Tehran's wastewater are untreated, according to the head of Tehran's office of the Department of Environment.
Tehran - An Iranian cooperative has initiated pioneering efforts to set up 1,000 rooftop photovoltaic power stations, each capable of generating 5 kilowatts of electricity, in the central city of Yazd.
Tehran - The 30th edition of the Tehran International Book Fair will open on Wednesday, with Italy as its special guest.
Tehran - The interim Friday prayer preacher of Tehran cautioned presidential candidates that it is haram (religiously forbidden) to undermine the Islamic system in their debates.
According to the media, Tehran consequently sees Sajwani as the ideal figure to help reduce tension with Washington. However, Abshenass, editor-in-chief of Iran Press, told Sputnik that the story is nothing more than a rumor, and the two countries ...
Tehran - Iran's president followed up with a letter to Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif the killing of nine Iranian soldiers by terrorists in an attack launched from neighboring Pakistan.
Tehran - Iran's four main Asian oil buyers imported nearly 27 percent more oil from the country in March 2017 compared to March 2016 as Iran took advantage of its exemption from a production cut agreed by OPEC and some other major producers.
A special envoy of Russian president Vladimir Putin met a representative of the Leader of Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei in Tehran on Thursday. Alexander Lavrentiev, President Putin's point man on Syria, held talks with Ali Shamkhani, ...
A Department of Homeland Security worker listens to President Barack Obama talk at the National Cybersecurity and Communications Integration Center in ...
The average house price in Tehran stood at 43.7 million rials ($1,165) per square meter, registering a year-on-year increase of 3.6%, the latest report of the central bank of Iran for the first month of the Iranian New Year (started March 21) said.
Tehran, Iran - Tehran's mayor and presidential candidate Mohammad Bagher Qalibaf accused on Friday President Hassan Rouhani's administration of dishonesty, mismanagement and supporting the rich at the expense of the poor in the first debate ...
Although the UN Security Council made a decision in 2015 to lift sanctions on Iran, Washington is still seeking a way to circumvent the agreement and throw ...
Moscow (Sputnik) - Tehran awaits a response from the Pakistani authorities regarding murder of eight Iranian border guards in southeastern part of the country, Iran's Foreign Ministry spokesman Bahram Ghasemi said Thursday.
Washington Policy Strikes Tehran Aspirations in Yemen. Badr Al-Qahtani Just now April 27, 2017 0. Dr. Ahmed Awad Bin Mubarak, Yemen's ambassador to the US, lambasts the Houthis.
Atlanta ended a six-game skid behind 6 1/3 innings of two-run ball from Teheran (2-1). The right-hander allowed four hits, four walks and a pair of sacrifice flies while striking out four.
Iran has confirmed that the final appeal by a British-Iranian woman detained in Iran while on a trip with her toddler daughter of having her five-year prison ...
Tehran- Iran's minerals and mining industries exports exceeded $7 billion in the previous Iranian calendar year 1395 (March 2016-March 2017), according to the latest data released by the Customs Administration.
Tehran - All participants at a meeting of the Joint Commission of the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) in Vienna on Tuesday promised continued adherence to the nuclear deal and stressed the need to ensure its full and effective ...
Nicolae Gioga from Romania has started his work as head coach of Iranian rowing teams, Gholamreza Amini, president of Iran Canoeing, Rowing and Sailing Federation, said.
Tehran - Addressing the Moscow security conference on Wednesday, Iran's Defense Minister Hossein Dehghan said Washington is pursuing a new version of "global fascism" in the post-Cold War era to hold its grip on the international order through ...
Tehran - Iran has denounced a series of attacks carried out by Turkish warplanes in northwestern Iraq as a violation of the Arab country's sovereignty.
Tehran - Iran has lost ten border guards in a terrorist attack which it said had been launched from inside the Pakistani territory.
Tehran - The United Nation will hold a summit on sand and dust storms in the fourth Iranian calendar month of Tir (June 22-July 22), environment chief Masoumeh Ebtekar said.
... (R) vies for the ball with Al-Ahli's Emirati midfielder Khamis Esmaeel during their AFC Champions League group B football match between Iran's Esteghlal and UAE's Al-Ahli on April 25, 2017, at the Azadi Stadium in Tehran. (STRINGER/AFP/Getty Images).
Whereas waste recycling can help reduce costs and slash greenhouse gas emissions, a large portion of wastes produced in Tehran are dumped or buried unsystematically, the head of Tehran's office of the Department of Environment said. With a population ...
Malcolm Turnbull is doing what he can to get China to do more about North Korea's nuclear weapons, but now needs to convince the US to do less about the non-problem of Iran's nuclear program.
NEW YORK (AP) - Julio Teheran stifled the Mets into the seventh inning, Robert Gsellman staggered through a five-run first and the Atlanta Braves handed New York its fifth straight loss, 8-2 on Wednesday night.
There was a brief point where this game was going to be a rematch of Opening Day, with Julio Teheran facing off against Noah Syndergaard.
The negotiations of the Joint Commission of the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) on Iran's plan to purchase 950 metric tons of concentrated uranium ore, known as yellow cake, are not over yet, Iranian Deputy Foreign Minister Abbas Araqchi ...
The good news is that Teheran has pitched very well against the Mets as of late, so if there's going to be a bounce-back performance for him then this start would be the prime time for that to happen for him.
Tehran - For close to four decades, the US embassy in downtown Tehran has been preserved in situ, although its diplomatic functions have long since ceased.
Tehran- The price of Iran's light crude oil in the week ending April 14 experienced a $0.99 increase to reach $52.42 per barrel, IRNA reported on Sunday.
Tehran - Presidential debates will be aired live following a decision adopted by the campaign committee of the Interior Ministry late on Saturday.
Tehran- In their first joint meeting with officials of Iranian agriculture Ministry in Tehran, the visiting members of the European Parliament's Committee on Agriculture and Rural Development (AGRI) voiced readiness for transferring new technologies ...
Zaghari-Ratcliffe, 38, has spent 387 days behind bars, most of which have been in Tehran's Evin prison. The elite Revolutionary Guards arrested her in April 2016 while she and her two-year-old daughter, Gabriella, were about to return to the UK after a ...
Tehran - Iranian Deputy Oil Minister in International Affairs and Trading Amir Hossein Zamaninia said the deal with Total based on the new oil contracts (known as IPC) will be probably finalized at most within a month, ISNA reported on Sunday.
Tehran - Iranian and Chinese firms signed the first commercial contract on Sunday in Vienna to redesign the Arak heavy water reactor as part of the 2015 international deal over Iran's nuclear program.
Iran's Presidential elections are scheduled to be held next month - the twelfth presidential elections since the 1979 Islamic Revolution.
An Iranian general from the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) began his new position this week as Tehran's Ambassador to Iraq.






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