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  • Zarif meets Spanish counterpart in Tehran 2018-02-21 14:46

    Zarif meets Spanish counterpart in Tehran

    Iran’s Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif met with Spanish Foreign Minister Alfonso Dastis in Tehran on February 21,2018. Tehran Times/ Majid Asgaripour

  • People of East Azerbaijan Province meet with Ayatollah Khamenei 2018-02-18 19:49

    People of East Azerbaijan Province meet with Ayatollah Khamenei

    People of East Azerbaijan Province met with Ayatollah Khamenei on the anniversary of Tabriz's February 18, 1978 popular uprising.

  • Zarif meets Georgian counterpart in Munich 2018-02-18 13:46

    Zarif meets Georgian counterpart in Munich

    Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif meets with his Georgian counterpart Mikheil Janelidze on the sidelines of the Munich Security Conference on February 18, 2018.

  • Iraq reconstruction conference held in Kuwait 2018-02-14 15:31

    Iraq reconstruction conference held in Kuwait

    A three-day conference on reconstruction of Iraq kicked off on Monday in Kuwait with the participation of the UN secretary-general, the EU foreign policy chief, Kuwait’s emir, Iraq’s prime minister, as well as French and Iranian foreign ministers. Majid Asgaripour / Tehran Times

  • Iran marks Islamic Revolution anniversary 2018-02-11 14:53

    Iran marks Islamic Revolution anniversary

    Millions of Iranians across the country came to streets to celebrate the 39th anniversary of the Islamic Revolution on February 11, 2018.

  • Air Force commanders meet with Ayatollah Khamenei 2018-02-09 16:01

    Air Force commanders meet with Ayatollah Khamenei

  • Iran marks national space technology day 2018-02-03 15:36

    Iran marks national space technology day

    Over a ceremony held on Saturday morning Iran marked the national space technology day. The ceremony was held with Information and Communications Technology Minister Mohammad Javad Azari Jahromi in attendance.

  • Ayatollah Khamenei visiting Mausoleum of Imam Khomeini and Martyrs of Revolution 2018-01-31 15:12

    Ayatollah Khamenei visiting Mausoleum of Imam Khomeini and Martyrs of Revolution

    Anticipating the Fajr 10-Day occasion, which marks the Islamic revolution, Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei visited Imam Khomeini's mausoleum and the Behesht-e-Zahra martyrs’ cemetery on Wednesday morning to renew his allegiance to them. Photo:khamenei.ir

  • Larijani meets KRG prime minister in Tehran  2018-01-22 11:17

    Larijani meets KRG prime minister in Tehran 

    On January 21, Iranian Parliament Speaker Ali Larijani met with prime minister of Iraqi Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) Nechirvan Barzani in Tehran.  Tehran Times / Mohsen Norouzifard

  • Ceremony in commemoration of Sanchi oil tanker victims  2018-01-21 15:34

    Ceremony in commemoration of Sanchi oil tanker victims 

    A ceremony in commemoration of victims of Sanchi oil taker which sank on January 14 was held in Shahid Motahhari school in Tehran on Sunday morning.  President Hassan Rouhani as well as other high ranking officials along with victims’ families mourn the tragic loss of 32 sailors.  The Sanchi, heading South Korea with 136,000 tons of Iran’s light crude oil, collided with a Chinese freighter off east coast of China on January 6. The oil tanker caught fire due to the collision and after days of burning, eventually sank on January 14.  Following the tragic incident all those aboard, including 30 Iranian sailors and Bangladeshi ones, lost their lives. The bodies of the victims are still missing.

  • Participants of Conference on Parliamentary Union of OIC meet with Ayatollah Khamenei 2018-01-16 18:36

    Participants of Conference on Parliamentary Union of OIC meet with Ayatollah Khamenei

  • OIC Parliamentary session kicks off in Tehran 2018-01-16 15:26

    OIC Parliamentary session kicks off in Tehran

    TEHRAN-The 13th Session of the Parliamentary Union of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) opens in Tehran on Tuesday with President Hassan Rouhani as keynote speaker.

  • People of Qom meet with Ayatollah Khamenei 2018-01-09 18:37

    People of Qom meet with Ayatollah Khamenei

  • International security conference underway in Tehran 2018-01-08 15:11

    International security conference underway in Tehran

    The second version of the international Tehran Security Conference on “Regional Security in West Asia: Emerging Challenges and Trends” kicks off in the Iranian capital, January 8, 2018.

  • Zarif receives new envoys of Chile, Poland, Ghana 2018-01-08 11:16

    Zarif receives new envoys of Chile, Poland, Ghana

    Jaroslaw Marcin Domanski, new ambassador of Poland, Sayuti Yahaya Iddi, new ambassador of Ghana, and Ignacio Llanos Mancilla, new ambassador of Chile submitted copies of their credentials to Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif in separate meetings in Tehran on January 7, 2018. 

  • Iranians mark pro-Islamic Republic rallies of 2009 2017-12-30 14:55

    Iranians mark pro-Islamic Republic rallies of 2009

    On December 30, Millions of pro-Islamic Republic Iranians took to the streets across the country to commemorate the anniversary of the mass rallies that put an end to the 2009 post-election unrest. Tehran Times/ Majid Haghdoust

  • Members of Council of Islamic Propagation meet with Ayatollah Khamenei 2017-12-27 21:28

    Members of Council of Islamic Propagation meet with Ayatollah Khamenei

    Members of the Council of Coordination on Islamic Propagation met with Ayatollah Khamenei this morning, December 27, 2017.

  • Tehran theater hosts “Oliver Twist” 2017-12-20 15:54

    Tehran theater hosts “Oliver Twist”

    A troupe led by director Hossein Parsai performs “Oliver Twist” based on “Oliver!”, a 1968 British musical drama film directed by Carol Reed, at Tehran’s Vahdat Hall on December 18, 2017. (Tehran Times/Majid Asgaripour)

  • Emergency meeting on Palestine held in Tehran 2017-12-18 15:51

    Emergency meeting on Palestine held in Tehran

    The Palestine Committee of the Parliamentary Union of OIC Member States (PUOICM) convened an extraordinary meeting of delegations from 11 Islamic countries in Tehran on Monday.

  • Leader receives Iranian hero athlete Alireza Karimi 2017-12-10 16:40

    Leader receives Iranian hero athlete Alireza Karimi

    Leader of Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Khamenei received Alireza Karimi, honorable Iranian athlete who refused to wrestle a Zionist rival, and his family on Sunday. Leader offered his ring to him, praising the self-sacrifice and dignity of the young champion. khamenei.ir / leader.ir

  • Salehi meets British foreign secretary in Tehran 2017-12-10 15:08

    Salehi meets British foreign secretary in Tehran

    On December 10, British foreign secretary Boris Johnson met with  Iran's top nuclear official Ali Akbar Salehi.  Boris Johnson started his tour of Iran on December 9. In the first day of his visit he held talks with his Iranian counterpart Mohammad Javad Zarif and Ali Shamkhani, the secretary of Iran’s Supreme National Security Council. Tehran Times / Mohammadreza Abbasi

  • Iran's Larijani meets Boris Johnson 2017-12-10 09:40

    Iran's Larijani meets Boris Johnson

    Iranian Parliament Speaker Ali Larijani met with British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson in Tehran on December 9,2017. Tehran Times/ Mohsen Norouzifard

  • Zarif receives Biritsh counterpart in Tehran 2017-12-09 17:33

    Zarif receives British counterpart in Tehran

    Iran’s Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif met with British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson in Tehran on December 9,2017. Tehran Times/ Majid Asgaripour

  • Iran, Hungary explore expansion of economic ties 2017-12-03 16:45

    Iran, Hungary explore expansion of economic ties

    Iranian Minister of Finance and Economic Affairs Masoud Karbasian and Hungarian Minister of National Economy Mihály Varga met in Tehran on Sunday to discuss the ways for boosting economic cooperation between the two countries.Tehran Times / Majid Haghdoust

  • Mustafa Prize winners awarded 2017-12-03 15:15

    Mustafa Prize winners awarded

    The 2017 Mustafa Prize, marking the birth anniversary of Prophet Muhammad (PBUH), was held at Tehran’s Vahdat Hall on Sunday to acknowledge the great works of Muslim scientists across the world. Tehran Times / Maryam Kamyab

  • ‘Jashn-e Nafas’ promoting organ donation held in Tehran  2017-12-02 13:59

    ‘Jashn-e Nafas’ promoting organ donation held in Tehran 

    ‘Jashn-e Nafas’ (literally meaning breath festival), aiming at promoting organ donation and commemorating the brain dead patients who donated their organs to save lives was held in Tehran Milad Tower on December 1, 2017.  The attendees are comprising, officials, celebrities, families of donors holding the pictures of their loved ones who donated their organs and those who received an organ.

  • Commanders and officials of the Naval Forces meet with Ayatollah Khamenei 2017-11-28 15:28

    Commanders and officials of the Naval Forces meet with Ayatollah Khamenei

    Commanders and officials of The Islamic Republic of Iran's Naval Forces met with the Commander-in Chief of the armed forces, Ayatollah Khamenei, on November 28, 2017.

  • Basij commanders and forces meet with Ayatollah Khamenei 2017-11-22 13:24

    Basij commanders and forces meet with Ayatollah Khamenei

    Ahead of National Week of Mobilized Forces (Basij), a group of Basiji commanders and members, from around the country, met with Ayatollah Khamenei on Wednesday, November 22, 2107. Photo: khamenei.ir

  • Leader pays a visit to earthquake-stricken areas 2017-11-20 11:45

    Leader pays a visit to earthquake-stricken areas

    Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Ali Khamenei traveled to Kermanshah Province this morning, Monday November 20, 201 to meet with the grieved people of the earthquake-stricken areas. khamenei.ir/leader.ir

  • Kermanshah quake: tragedy, altruism, hope 2017-11-14 16:03

    Kermanshah quake: tragedy, altruism, hope

    The quake-hit city of Kermanshah is now the stage of inextricably mixed tragic, altruistic and hopeful scenes. The magnitude 7.3 temblor jolted Kermanshah late on Sunday, leaving 430 dead and more than 7,500 injured. On Tuesday, President Hassan Rouhani travelled to the quake-stricken areas making a promise to rebuild the city. All rescue and relief forces along with military personnel and volunteers have joined hands to help the victims. While tragic scenes of people mourning the loss of their beloved family members are heartbreaking the incessant work of relief forces to help people still raise hope. One of the happiest moments, amid the immense sorrow of loss, was the birth of little baby girl Ava on Tuesday morning. / Tehran Times, Majid Asgaripour, Mohammadreza Abbasi, Mohammad Khodabakhsh