• Failed coup strengthened Turkish unity: ambassador  2016-07-30 21:17

    Failed coup strengthened Turkish unity: ambassador 

    By Ali Kushki and Parvin Telli

    TEHRAN - Two weeks after the July 15 coup, the Tehran Times sat face-to-face with Turkish ambassador to Tehran Riza Hakan Tekin to hear his remarks about the pre- and post-coup Turkey.

  • South Pars phase 21 platform installed after weather subsides

    South Pars phase 21 platform installed after weather subsides

    TEHRAN- Pars Oil and Gas Company (POGC) personnel, standby in the Persian Gulf for almost a week, finally succeeded Friday afternoon to fix the platform of South Pars gas field’s phase 21 on its jacket in the Persian Gulf.

  • Change of al-Nusra name is just ‘word play’: Iran

    Change of al-Nusra name is just ‘word play’: Iran

    TEHRAN - Iranian Foreign Ministry spokesman Bahram Qassemi said on Thursday that changing the name of Al-Nusra Front to Jabhat Fatah al-Sham is just a “word play”.

  • Tehran, Moscow set the roadmap for strategic economic co-op

    Tehran, Moscow set the roadmap for strategic economic co-op

    Establishing free trade zone and building 1,400MW power plant are among 70 projects undertaken by Russia and Iran

    Iran and Russia are to sign a five-year strategic cooperation plan on more than 70 industrial projects. The two countries conferred on taking bilateral economic partnership into a new level during the four-day visit of Iranian Communications and Information Technology Minister Mahmoud Vaezi to Moscow, starting from July 26, and his meetings with various Russian senior officials including Energy Minister Alexander Novak.

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  • Iranian theater troupe pays tribute to Anton Chekhov 

    TEHRAN -- Iranian theater troupe directed Parchin by Hamid Amjad paid tribute to Russian author and playwright Anton Chekhov (1860–1904) before their performance of “Three Sisters and Others” at Tehran’s City Theater Complex on Thursday evening.

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