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  • Tajikistan Ambassador to Iran Emomzoda Nematullo Today 16:20

    By Ali Kushki

    Envoy talks about Noruz in Tajikistan

    TEHRAN – While New Year's Day in Tajikistan has been celebrated on January 1 nearly for the past hundred years, similar to other countries which secured independence from the Soviet Union, still Noruz has a matchless status throughout the history of Tajikistan.

  • The all-female Iranian ensemble Mahvar Today 14:47

    Mahvar to give concert in Tehran

    TEHRAN – The all-female Iranian ensemble Mahvar is scheduled to give concert at Tehran’s Niavaran Cultural Center on May 17.

  • Afshin Yadollahi Today 14:11

    Wife of poet Afshin Yadollahi dies from car-crash injuries

    TEHRAN – Shabnam Rahmatian, the wife of poet Afshin Yadollahi, died on Thursday from injuries sustained in the car crash that resulted in the death of the poet earlier on March 15.

  • Iran's Foreign Ministry spokesman Bahram Qassemi Today 13:51

    Iran could make reliable partner for EU: Tehran

    TEHRAN - The Islamic Republic of Iran is able to make a most reliable partner for the European Union in the Middle East region, its Foreign Ministry said on Wednesday.

  • Katya Today 13:15

    By Katya Bohdan

    The unfathomable soul of Iran

    The very first time I travelled to Iran, I was absolutely amazed at how open and inclusive its community was, how safe the country was and how astonishingly beautiful. Sadly, it is blatantly misrepresented in most Western media, a tendency I would gladly counter as a journalist in the making.

  • Mousavian-Iran-.jpg Today 12:53

    The GCC’s three options for dealing with Iran

    Anyone who follows international politics knows that the rivalry between Iran and the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) is bitter and has exacerbated the various conflicts raging across the Middle East.

  • A view of Maranjab Desert in central Iran Today 03:11

    By: Edalat Abedini

    Maranjab: Combination of desert, nature and history

    In addition to beaches, jungles, mountains and green areas, there are multiple and beautiful deserts in central parts of Iran. Beautiful Maranjab Desert is one of the most popular deserts of Iran that attracts many tourists from Iran and other countries every year.

  • Iran dairy Today 01:33

    Dairy products export hits 850,000 tons in a year

    TEHRAN- Iran exported 850,000 tons of dairy products in the past Iranian calendar year (which ended on March 20), rising from the figure of 600,000 tons in its preceding year, Fars news agency reported on Wednesday quoting Deputy Agriculture Minister Hassan Rokni.

  • William O. Beeman - Cropper Today 01:27

    By Javad Heirannia

    Bannon and Miller shape White House policy: anthropologist

    TEHRAN - Prof. William O. Beeman, head of the anthropology department at the State University of Minnesota, believes  that Donld Trump’s chief strategist Steve Bannon and senior policy advisor  Stephen Miller are “extremly dangerous ideologues” who control the White House.

  • trade balance Today 01:16

    Iran's trade balance positive for 2nd consecutive year

    TEHRAN – Based on the latest data released by Iran's Customs Administration, the country's trade balance was reported positive for the second consecutive year.

  • oil Today 01:08

    OPEC, non-OPEC deal could be further extended: Zanganeh

    TEHRAN - Iranian Oil Minister Bijan Namdar Zanganeh said on Tuesday the deal between OPEC and non-OPEC nations for cutting output could be further extended beyond June.

  • Iran Japan Today 01:03

    Iran-Japan investment protection agreement to enter into force late-April

    TEHRAN – The embassy of Japan in Tehran announced that the agreement on mutual protection of investment between Iran and Japan will enter into force from April 26.

  • تویوتا داعش Today 01:00

    ISIS releases video, threatening Iran

    TEHRAN - The Islamic State group threatened Iran for its role in the region’s conflicts, in a rare Farsi-language propaganda video released on Monday.

  • ebtekar Today 00:56

    Iran’s environmental chief says won’t give up to pressures

    TEHRAN – As U.S. President Donald Trump signed a long-promised executive order on Tuesday to end the country’s climate change efforts and revive the coal industry, Iran’s environmental official Masoumeh Ebtekar pledged pressing ahead with plans to rebuild the country’s damaged environment.

  • Glsapoosh Yesterday 18:50

    Iran’s Golsapoosh crowned Eurasia Beach Soccer Cup champion

    Moghaevmate Golsapoosh again impressed the beach soccer world as they ran past Lokomotiv Moscow to secure the top spot in the table of the Eurasia Beach Soccer Cup.

  • A view of Bisotun bas-relief in Kermanshah Province, western Iran. It is associated with the Achaemenid king Darius I and bears three different cuneiform script languages. Yesterday 16:33

    Bisotun bears testimony to eloquent art scene of prehistoric Iran

    TEHRAN – Bisotun bas-relief bears exceptional testimony to the distinctive visual arts in prehistoric Iran. It is nested on an elevated limestone cliff of a mountain of the same name in Iran’s western Kermanshah Province.

  • Land of affection - Gilan Yesterday 16:32

    Iran, land of affection - Gilan

    Gilan province is located in northern Iran and is home to a collection of natural beauties with a rich culture. Tehran Times / Rama Mousavi

  • Nouruz in Snapshots Yesterday 16:31

    Noruz in Snapshot

    With Noruz - the Iranian New Year starting on March 21 - approaching, people buy goldfish which adorns haft-seen table, an arrangement of seven symbolic items all starting with the letter S in the Persian alphabet. According to the tradition, a goldfish in a bowl represents life.

  • FAO in Africa Yesterday 16:30

    Conflicts cause 30 million food insecure people in near East and North Africa: FAO

    TEHRAN - Food security and nutrition levels in the Near East and North Africa have sharply deteriorated over the last five years, undermining the steady improvement achieved before 2010 when the prevalence of undernourishment, stunting, anemia and poverty were decreasing, a new FAO report said.

  • جنگ در یمن‎ Yesterday 16:25

    Insecurity, regional terrorism originate from Saudi radicalism: Iran

    TEHRAN – Iran has rejected accusations that it is imperiling the security of the Middle East, saying regional insecurity and terrorism originates from Saudi Arabia’s radicalism and extremism.

  • Abbas Khosravi Yesterday 13:51

    Iranian violinist Abbas Khosravi dies at 76

    TEHRAN – Violin virtuoso Abbas Khosravi who was a former member of Iran’s National Orchestra died in a Tehran hospital on Monday at the age of 76. 

  • Riverside International Film Festival Yesterday 13:02

    Riverside festival to screen Iranian movies

    TEHRAN – Four Iranian shorts and two animated films will go on screen at the 15th Riverside International Film Festival, which will be held in the American city from April 21 to 30.

  • mineral exports Yesterday 00:39

    Annual minerals, mining exports hit $6b

    TEHRAN- Iran’s worth of minerals and mining exports stood at $6 billion in the past Iranian calendar year (which ended on March 20), IRNA quoted Deputy Industry, Mining and Trade Minister Jafar Sarqini as saying on Tuesday.

  • Iran-Russia 2017-03-28 22:43

    Iran, Russia sign MOU on gas co-op

    TEHRAN- National Iranian Oil Company (NIOC) and Russian top gas producer Gazprom signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) on cooperation in the field of natural gas on Tuesday, IRNA reported.

  • Iran inflation 2017-03-28 22:21

    Annual inflation rate stands at 9%: CBI

    Tehran- Iran's inflation rate stood at nine percent during the past Iranian calendar year of 1395 (ended on March 20, 2017), according to the latest report released by the Central Bank of Iran (CBI).

  • rouhani 2017-03-28 21:24

    Moderation is needed more than ever: Rouhani

    TEHRAN – Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said on Tuesday that the human of today needs moderation more than ever.

  • zarif 2017-03-28 21:17

    Zarif says Russia can use Iran’s bases ‘on case by case basis’

    TEHRAN - Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif told Reuters on Tuesday that Russia could use Iranian military bases to launch air strikes against terrorist groups in Syria on a “case by case basis”.

  • rouhani 2017-03-28 20:59

    Putin calls Iran a ‘reliable, stable partner’

    TEHRAN – Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Tuesday that Iran is a “good neighbor” and “reliable and stable partner”.

  • دیدار تیم های ملی فوتبال ایران و چین 2017-03-28 19:33

    Iran take another step toward 2018 World Cup

    TEHRAN - Iran national football team defeated China 1-0 to take another step towards confirming their participation in the finals of the FIFA World Cup in Russia 2018.

  • Museum of Aran Puppet Theater Group 2017-03-28 18:36

    Museum of Aran Puppet Theater Group opens 

    TEHRAN – The Aran Puppet Theater Group inaugurated a museum of its puppets on Monday concurrent with a celebration for the National Day of Theater.