• Saudis seeking to undermine nuclear deal benefits: Larijani 2016-07-24 21:40

    Saudis seeking to undermine nuclear deal benefits: Larijani

    Majlis speaker says what Saudis are doing is ‘open hostility’

    TEHRAN – Iranian Parliament Speaker Ali Larijani said on Saturday that Saudi Arabia and certain Western countries are taking “obstructive” measures to prevent Iran from benefiting the advantages of the nuclear deal which removes sanctions on Iran.

  • Banking reform bills in Majlis by mid-August: CBI governor

    Banking reform bills in Majlis by mid-August: CBI governor

    TEHRAN - Two proposed bills aiming at banking system reform have been prepared and will be sent to the parliament (Majlis) by the end of the current Iranian calendar month of Mordad (August 21), IRNA quoted Central Bank Governor Valiollah Seif as saying on Sunday.

  • Iran to protest IAEA over leak of confidential documents

    Iran to protest IAEA over leak of confidential documents

    TEHRAN - Behrooz Kamalvandi, spokesman for the Atomic Energy Organization of Iran, said on Sunday that Tehran will protest the International Atomic Energy Agency over the leakage of confidential documents.

  • First Kiarostami prize awarded to “Fish and Cat” director

    First Kiarostami prize awarded to “Fish and Cat” director

    TEHRAN -- The director of the acclaimed movie “Fish and Cat”, Shahram Mokri, has won the Abbas Kiarostami Prize, which was established by the organizers of the 16th Hafez Awards this year to be presented to an innovative filmmaker in honor of Abbas Kiarostami, the renowned Iranian filmmaker who died early in July.

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  • First Kiarostami prize awarded to “Fish and Cat” director

    TEHRAN -- The director of the acclaimed movie “Fish and Cat”, Shahram Mokri, has won the Abbas Kiarostami Prize, which was established by the organizers of the 16th Hafez Awards this year to be presented to an innovative filmmaker in honor of Abbas Kiarostami, the renowned Iranian filmmaker who died early in July.

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