• 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. 

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  • Iran a role model for curbing non-communicable diseases

    TEHRAN — Non-communicable diseases (NCDs) account for 38 million deaths per annum worldwide, the World Health Organization (WHO) said in its January 2015 report. This has become worrying for many countries and urged international health agencies and bodies to take immediate measures to tackle this growing problem.

  • Tabriz hosting 1st ACD ministerial meeting on tourism

    TEHRAN – The first edition of the Asia Cooperation Dialogue (ACD) ministerial meeting on tourism opened on Monday in the northwestern Iranian city of Tabriz, in a bid to expand cooperation among the member states.

  • 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.