• Tehran signals Mogherini for dialogue on human rights   2016-08-29 21:23

    Tehran signals Mogherini for dialogue on human rights  

    TEHRAN – After a successful marathon with the West over its nuclear impasse, Tehran has accepted in principle to initiate dialogue with the European Union on human rights, and EU foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini already knows this. 

  • Tehran props nuclear airspace with Russian predator

    Tehran props nuclear airspace with Russian predator

    TEHRAN – Tehran has ratcheted up airspace security around one of its nuclear sites by deploying a battalion of S-300 surface-to-air defense system, making any future air attack against the facilities more difficult to conduct. 

  • Iran-South Korea technology exchange center inaugurated

    Iran-South Korea technology exchange center inaugurated

    TEHRAN- Tehran and Seoul opened their joint technology exchange center in a ceremony attended by Ali Yazdani, the head of Iran Small Industries and Industrial Parks Organization (ISIPO), and Young-Sup Joo, the head of South Korea’s Small and Medium Business Administration, in the Iranian capital on Sunday.

  • Indian, Iranian puppeteers honored at Mobarak festival

    Indian, Iranian puppeteers honored at Mobarak festival

    TEHRAN – The 16th Mobarak International Puppet Theater Festival came to an end in Tehran on Sunday evening, honoring puppeteers Behruz Gharibpur from Iran and Dadi Pudumjee from India for their lifetime achievements.

  • Iran celebrates 2nd Asiatic Cheetah Festival

    Iran celebrates 2nd Asiatic Cheetah Festival

    By Farnaz Heidari

    TEHRAN — The second wildlife friendly Asiatic Cheetah Festival was celebrated in close proximity to Touran Biosphere Reserve, Semnan province, on August 25 by Persian Wildlife Heritage Foundation.

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  • Indian, Iranian puppeteers honored at Mobarak festival

    TEHRAN – The 16th Mobarak International Puppet Theater Festival came to an end in Tehran on Sunday evening, honoring puppeteers Behruz Gharibpur from Iran and Dadi Pudumjee from India for their lifetime achievements.

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  • Iran, France to boost environmental co-op

    TEHRAN — Iran and France are seeking active environmental cooperation, the chief of the Iranian Department of Environment (DoE), Masoumeh Ebtekar, said.

  • Iran, Sweden discuss health co-op

    TEHRAN — An Iranian delegation led by Taqi Nourbakhsh, the CEO of Social Security Organization, met Swedish officials, discussing ways to promote health cooperation between the two countries, IRNA news agency reported on Saturday.