• Iran warns U.S. not to ‘play with fire’ in Syria

    Iran warns U.S. not to ‘play with fire’ in Syria

    TEHRAN - A top Iranian security official warned on Wednesday that that Washington’s “illogical behaviors in Syria are clear examples of playing with fire”.

  • Iran’s “Lunch Time” honored at the U.S film festival

    Iran’s “Lunch Time” honored at the U.S film festival

    TEHRAN – Iranian director Alireza Qasemi’s “Lunch Time” won the best student short film award at the 6th edition of the Snake Alley Festival of Film, an international festival of short movies, which was held in Burlington, Iowa, in the U.S. from June 21 to 24.

  • Iran event to address shielding cultural heritage against terrorism

    Iran event to address shielding cultural heritage against terrorism

    TEHRAN – Ways to maximize protection of cultural heritage and museums against terrorism or in wartime will be scrutinized at the International Council of Museums Asia-Pacific Alliance Conference and General Assembly, which will be held in the southeastern Iranian city of Chabahar in autumn.

  • Over $2b allocated to 411 transport projects

    Over $2b allocated to 411 transport projects

    TEHRAN- The national budget law for the current Iranian calendar year (March 2017-March 2018) has allocated 80 trillion rials (about $2.1 billion) for implementing 411 transport projects across the country, the deputy transport minister announced on Wednesday.