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  • Republic of Korea donates $2.2m to support refugees in Iran 2018-08-20 17:27

    Republic of Korea donates $2.2m to support refugees in Iran

    TEHRAN – The Republic of Korea made a US$2.2 million multi-year contribution to the United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) during a signing ceremony to support 30,000 of the most vulnerable Afghan refugees living in settlements in the Islamic Republic of Iran, here on Monday.WFP Representative and Country Director in Iran, Negar Gerami, and Ambassador of the Republic of Korea to Iran, Ryu Jeong-Hyun, attended the ceremony. Tehran Times / Mohammad Khodabakhsh

  • Thousands bid farewell to Ezzatollah Entezami 2018-08-19 16:55

    Thousands bid farewell to Ezzatollah Entezami

    Colleagues, celebrities and well-wishers fill the courtyard of Tehran’s Vahdat Hall and the streets nearby on August 19, 2018 to attend the funeral of the legendary actor Ezzatollah Entezami. The veteran actor of stage and screen died on Friday at the age of 94. Tehran Times / Maryam Kamyab - Asghar Khamseh

  • Various groups  of people meet with Leader 2018-08-13 16:50

    Various groups of people meet with Leader

    Thousands of people from various groups met with Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Ali Khamenei at the Imam Khomeini Hosseinieh in Tehran on Monday morning, August 13, 2018./ Leader.ir

  • Iran, North Korea FMs hold talks in Tehran 2018-08-07 16:38

    Iran, North Korea FMs hold talks in Tehran

    Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif and his North Korean counterpart Ri Yong Ho met and held talks in Tehran on August 7, 2018.

  • Mehr news, Tehran Times delegation visits China 2018-08-05 12:53

    Mehr news, Tehran Times delegation visits China

    A media delegation from Mehr news agency and the Tehran Times has visited China’s Beijing, Shanghai, Urumqi and Karamay on the official invitation of the All-China Journalists Association.

  • ELECOMP 2018 opens in Tehran 2018-07-29 08:35

    ELECOMP 2018 opens in Tehran

    The 24th Iran International Exhibition of Electronics, Computer & E-commerce (ELECOMP 2018) opened on Saturday morning with Iranian ICT minister Mohammad Javad Azari Jahromi in attendance.

  • Leader addresses the annual gathering of Iranian diplomats 2018-07-21 16:18

    Leader addresses the annual gathering of Iranian diplomats

    Supreme Leader Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei made a speech at the annual gathering of Iranian diplomats on July 21,2018./ leader.ir

  • Leader receives Hajj officials 2018-07-16 17:12

    Leader receives Hajj officials

    Leader of Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei held a meeting with Iranian organizers of this year's hajj on Monday./ khamenei.ir

  • Leader receives Iran's President, cabinet 2018-07-15 16:35

    Leader receives Iran's President, cabinet

    Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Khamenei received President Hassan Rouhani and his cabinet members on Sunday July 15, 2018. / leader.ir

  • Iran marks Intl. Day against Drug Abuse 2018-07-03 17:16

    Iran marks Intl. Day against Drug Abuse

    Iran observed the International Day against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking, June 26, on Tuesday Morning. The ceremony was attended by high ranking officials including Iranian Interior Minister Abdolreza Rahmani Fazli, Education Minister Mohammad Bat'haei, Minister of Sports and Youth Affairs Masoud Soltanifar, Prosecutor General Mohammad Ja’far Montazeri, Tehran Mayor Mohammad Ali Afshani, Deputy Police Chief Eskandar Momeni, and some ambassadors to Tehran. Tehran Times / Mohammadreza Abbasi

  • Fierce competition: Iran’s university entrance exam held 2018-06-29 13:57

    Fierce competition: Iran’s university entrance exam held

    TEHRAN — Gathering more than one million students vying for gaining admission for higher education the Iranian university entrance exams, also known as Konkur, were held on Thursday and Friday nationwide and in some other countries as well.Tehran Times / Mohammad Moheimany

  • Leader receives judiciary head, officials 2018-06-27 14:48

    Leader receives judiciary head, officials

    Leader of the Islamic Revolution met with Judiciary chairman and officials on June 27, 2018, On the occasion of the martyrdom anniversary of Ayatollah Beheshti and commemorating the national week.

  • Leader receives parliamentarians 2018-06-20 15:02

    Leader receives parliamentarians

    TEHRAN – Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei received the speaker and representatives of the Islamic Consultative Assembly (Parliament) on Wednesday morning, June 20, 2018./ khamenei.ir

  • دیدار تیم های ملی فوتبال ایران و مراکش 2018-06-16 11:08

    Iran earn late win over Morocco

    ST PETERSBURG, Russia – Iran national football team defeated Morocco 1-0 thanks to an own goal from Aziz Bouhaddouz in injury time in Group B of the 2018 FIFA World Cup on Friday.

  • Leader leads Eid al-Fitr prayers 2018-06-16 10:18

    Leader leads Eid al-Fitr prayers

    TEHRAN– Concurrent with the performing of the glorious prayers of Eid al-Fitr, marking the end of holy Month of Ramadan, a great number of pious people of the country reached themselves to Imam Khomeini (RA) congregational prayers site to perform prayers./ leader.ir

  • International Quds Day rallies across Iran 2018-06-08 19:25

    International Quds Day rallies across Iran

    TEHRAN– High ranking officials with millions of Iranian people across the country took to the streets on Friday to mark International Quds Day on the last Friday of Holy Ramadan. Tehran Times / Majid Asgaripour

  • University students meet with Ayatollah Khamenei 2018-05-28 22:46

    University students meet with Ayatollah Khamenei

    A group of University students and representatives from student associations met with Ayatollah Khamenei afternoon on Monday, May 28, 2018.

  • Nasser Malakmotiei’s funeral held at Iranian House of Cinema 2018-05-27 16:13

    Nasser Malakmotiei’s funeral held at Iranian House of Cinema

    Cineaste and people from all walks of life come together at the Iranian House of Cinema in Tehran on May 27, 2018 to attend the funeral for the legendary actor Nasser Malakmotiei. Malakmotiei who appeared in over 100 movies and TV series died at the age of 88 last Friday. He was suffering from a kidney disorder and respiratory problem. Tehran Times / Mohammadreza Abbasi

  • Heads of government branches, authorities meet with Ayatollah Khamenei 2018-05-25 17:33

    Heads of government branches, authorities meet with Ayatollah Khamenei

  • Stem cell, regenerative medicine factory opens 2018-05-15 17:37

    Stem cell, regenerative medicine factory opens

    TEHRAN- The first stem cell and regenerative medicine factory in the country was opened in Tehran on May 15, 2018. The company’s macro-level orientation is to enter into the field of modern medicine such as biotechnology, drug delivery technologies based on nanotechnology, sustained release of medicines and development of cellular and molecular biology industries including cell therapy, gene therapy, immunotherapy and tissue engineering. Tehran Times / Maryam kamyab

  • Inter-parliamentary union holds meeting on Palestine 2018-05-14 15:09

    Inter-parliamentary union holds meeting on Palestine

    Tehran- The inter-parliamentary union of Islamic countries held an emergency meeting on May 14, 2018 to discuss Trump’s decision to move the U.S. embassy from Tel Aviv Israel to al-Quds (Jerusalem). Tehran Times / Mohammadreza Abbasi

  • Afshani elected Tehran mayor 2018-05-13 15:49

    Afshani elected Tehran mayor

    TEHRAN — Tehran city councilors elected Mohammad Ali Afshani as mayor on May13, 2018. Afshani, the former governor general of Fars province and the deputy interior minister for development affairs, was elected by securing 19 out of 21 votes, Mehr news agency reported.

  • Iranian, Bulgarian economy ministers meet in Tehran 2018-05-13 15:03

    Iranian, Bulgarian economy ministers meet in Tehran

    Iranian Minister of Finance and Economic Affairs Masoud Karbasian and Bulgarian Minister of Economy Emil Karanikolov explored areas of cooperation in a meeting in Tehran on May 13, 2018. Tehran Times / Mohammadreza Abbasi

  • Leader meets Participants of Congress on Islamic Sciences 2018-05-12 15:24

    Leader meets Participants of Congress on Islamic Sciences

    Participants of the Congress on the Role of Shia Islam in the Emergence and Promotion of Islamic Sciences met with Ayatollah Khamenei on May 12, 2018./ khamenei.ir

  • Ayatollah Khamenei meets with teachers and university staff on Teachers Week 2018-05-09 14:56

    Ayatollah Khamenei meet with teachers and university staffs on Teachers Week

    Tehran - Celebrating National Teachers’ Week, honoring professors and teachers, Ayatollah Khamenei—the Leader of the Islamic Revolution—visited Farhangian University to meet with and deliver a speech to officials from the Ministry of Education and staff members of Farhangian University; he also engaged in two separate meetings with teachers, staff members, and students this morning, Wednesday, May 9, 2018.

  • Intl. Exhibition of Flowers, Plants, Park Equipment and Related Industries opens in Tehran 2018-05-05 17:08

    Intl. Exhibition of Flowers, Plants, Park Equipment and Related Industries opens in Tehran

    The 16th International Exhibition of Flowers, Plants, Park Equipment and Related Industries curated by the Deputy Municipal Services of Tehran Parks and Green Space Organization (TPGSO) kicked off on Saturday. The one week event is underway in Goftegoo Park in Tehran. Ali Mohammad Mokhtari director of the TPGSO told the Tehran Times that about 250 domestic growers as well as some foreign growers from Italy and the Netherlands are attending the event.Tehran Times/ Maryam Kamyab

  • Laborers meet Ayatollah Khamenei ahead of Labor Day 2018-04-30 19:46

    Laborers meet Ayatollah Khamenei ahead of Labor Day

    Ahead of the Labor Day, thousands of laborers and entrepreneurs from across the nation gathered at Imam Khomeini Hussayniyeh to meet with Ayatollah Khamenei, the Leader of the Islamic Revolution, on Monday , April 30, 2018.

  • Iran, Russia, Turkey meet in Moscow 2018-04-28 16:00

    Iran, Russia, Turkey meet in Moscow

    MOSCOW- Iranian foreign minister Mohammad Javad Zarif, Russian foreign minister Sergey Lavrov and Turkish foreign minister Mevlut Cavusoglu, met in Moscow on April 28 to discuss the peace process for Syria. The meeting focused on the latest developments in Syria, especially the missile attacks on Syria by the U.S., Britain and France. Tehran Times / Mohammad Ghaderi

  • Iranian and Russian FMs meet in Moscow 2018-04-28 15:07

    Iranian and Russian FMs meet in Moscow

    MOSCOW - Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif and his Russian counterpart Sergei Lavrov held bilateral talks in Moscow on April 28. The meeting took place ahead of the trilateral talks between Zarif, Lavrov and their Turkish counterpart Mevlut Cavusoglu on the Syrian conflict.Tehran Times / Mohammad Ghaderi

  • Zarif meets his Turkish counterpart in Moscow 2018-04-28 13:16

    Zarif meets his Turkish counterpart in Moscow

    Moscow- Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif and his Turkish counterpart Mevlut Cavusoglu met on Saturday on the sidelines of the trilateral meeting of Russian, Iranian and Turkish foreign ministers on Syria in Moscow, Russia. Tehran Times / Mohammad Ghaderi