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  • cinema verite 2017-12-03 18:21

    By Manijeh Rezapoor

    Iran seeks to increase share of world film market: DEFC director

    TEHRAN -- Documentary and Experimental Film Center (DEFC) director Mohammad–Mehdi Tabatabainejad has said that Iran is seeking to increase its share of the world film market by plans to collaborate in productions with other countries.

  • Amir-Reza Ranjbaran (L) and Sadaf Asgari act in a scene from “Disappearance”. 2017-12-03 18:19

    Singapore fest names “Disappearance” best film, honors star

    TEHRAN – Iranian director Ali Asgari’s acclaimed drama “Disappearance” was picked as best film as its star Sadaf Asgari received the award for best performance at the 28th edition of the Singapore International Film Festival on Saturday.

  • Ashkan Dejagah 2017-12-03 17:34

    Iran not easy task for Spain, Portugal: Ashkan Dejagah

    Iran national football team captain Ashkan Dejagah warned “it won’t be easy” for Spain and Portugal to face Team Melli in the 2018 World Cup.

  • Iran, Hungary explore expansion of economic ties 2017-12-03 16:45

    Iran, Hungary explore expansion of economic ties

    Iranian Minister of Finance and Economic Affairs Masoud Karbasian and Hungarian Minister of National Economy Mihály Varga met in Tehran on Sunday to discuss the ways for boosting economic cooperation between the two countries.Tehran Times / Majid Haghdoust

  • Mustafa Prize winners awarded 2017-12-03 15:15

    Mustafa Prize winners awarded

    The 2017 Mustafa Prize, marking the birth anniversary of Prophet Muhammad (PBUH), was held at Tehran’s Vahdat Hall on Sunday to acknowledge the great works of Muslim scientists across the world. Tehran Times / Maryam Kamyab

  • cruise missile 2017-12-03 13:47

    Yemen's Houthis say fired missile at UAE nuclear reactor

    The Houthi rebel group in Yemen said on Sunday it fired a cruise missile towards a nuclear power plant in Abu Dhabi in the United Arab Emirates, according to i24news.tv.

  • six-day baby celebration 2017-12-03 12:48

    COLORFUL IRAN

    Six-day baby celebration

    TEHRAN – A special ceremony is traditionally held by families in different parts of South Khorasan Province, eastern Iran, just six days after the birth of a baby.

  • دونالد ترامپ 2017-12-03 12:07

    U.S. approach to JCPOA, part of internal process: expert

    Cindy Vestergaard, Director of Stimson’s Nuclear Safeguards Program believes “complementary access inspections to sites in Iran” is not beyond AP, but the US approach toward Iran is part of an internal US process.

  • Social Democrat Party 2017-12-03 10:33

    By Saeed Sobhani 

    Social Democrat Party Terms for Merkel

    TEHRAN _ Merkel has still failed to form a coalition government in Germany. The Social-Democratic Party has laid the groundwork for a coalition government against the Christian Democrats. Certainly, Merkel can not fulfill most of these conditions. On the other hand, the disputes between the two traditional German parties remain strong on various issues of domestic politics and foreign policy.

  • Angela Merkel 2017-12-03 10:09

    By Hanif Ghaffari

    Merkel's Farewell to her time of power

    TEHRAN _ The Christian Democratic Party of Germany has begun negotiations to form a coalition government with its rival party, the Social Democrats. Many analysts and experts in European affairs agree that the re-emergence of a coalition between rival and traditional German parties will reduce the political power of Angela Merkel in the coming years. Particularly now that both parties disagree on issues such as the asylum seekers' crisis and the way of this country's presence in NATO.

  •  Levan Dzhagaryan, Moscow’s ambassador to Tehran 2017-12-03 09:49

    By Negar Asadi

    By war on Daesh Iran proved it’s against terrorism: Russian diplomat

    TEHRAN - Levan Dzhagaryan, Moscow’s ambassador to Tehran, says that defeat of Daesh in Syria and Iraq sent a “positive image” of Iran to the world and proved that the Islamic republic is against terrorism.

  • Navy concludes joint drills in Bangladesh 2017-12-03 09:22

    Navy concludes joint drills in Bangladesh

    TEHRAN – The Navy’s 49th flotilla on Saturday concluded its mission at IMMSAREX-17 SAR drill of the Indian Ocean Naval Symposium (IONS) and berthed at the port of Chittagong, Bangladesh, Fars news agency reported.

  • Caspian Sea states to meet on Dec. 4-5 2017-12-03 09:22

    Caspian Sea states to meet on Dec. 4-5

    TEHRAN – Foreign ministers of the Caspian littoral states will hold a meeting in Moscow on December 4-5 to discuss the sea’s legal status and other issues, the Russian Foreign Ministry said in a statement.

  • Iran picked as deputy chair of OPCW conference 2017-12-03 09:22

    Iran picked as deputy chair of OPCW conference

    TEHRAN – Iran was picked as the deputy chair of the Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons conference during the 22nd session of the OPCW forum.

  • Canadian author: Iran playing major role in defeating terrorism 2017-12-03 09:21

    Canadian author: Iran playing major role in defeating terrorism

    TEHRAN – A senior Canadian author and political commentator has praised Iran’s anti-terrorism campaign in the Middle East, saying the Islamic Republic has been fighting the phenomenon while the West’s support for terror groups in the region is well documented.

  • Top adviser calls for unity among Muslims 2017-12-03 09:16

    Top adviser calls for unity among Muslims

    TEHRAN – A top adviser to the Supreme Leader on Saturday called on the Muslim Ummah to be wary of propaganda moves by the enemy, calling for unity in the Islamic world, IRNA reported.

  • General categorically rejects talks over missile defense capability 2017-12-03 09:15

    General categorically rejects talks over missile defense capability

    TEHRAN – A top spokesman of the Iranian Armed forces has strongly dismissed calls for negotiations on the country’s missile program, saying Iran has the right to be capable of defending itself against enemies.

  • Iran-swiss 2017-12-03 09:14

    Iran-Switzerland chamber aims to promote startups in Iran

    TEHRAN – The Iran-Switzerland joint chamber of commerce is to hold an event titled “Iran Challenge” with the goal of promoting creation of new startups in Iran.

  • 24th international exhibition of printing, packing and related machinery 2017-12-03 09:11

    Tehran to host printing, packing expo

    TEHRAN – The 24th international exhibition of printing, packing and related machinery will be held from December 13 to 16 at the Tehran Permanent International Fairground.

  • Men’s costume in Gilan Province 2017-12-03 09:10

    PERSIAN STYLE

    Men’s costume in Gilan Province

    Men living in highlands and lowlands of the northern province of Gilan wear very different outfits.

  • Alien festivities on Iranian calendar 2017-12-03 09:10

    By Setareh Behroozi

    Alien festivities on Iranian calendar

    Whether it is the matter of globalization and social media growth or not, several celebrations and festivals which are originated from the West have permeated the Iranian calendar over recent years.

  • Dilapidated schools threaten 1.5m Iranian students 2017-12-03 09:06

    Dilapidated schools threaten 1.5m Iranian students

    TEHRAN — Some 1.5 million students are studying at old and structurally unsafe school buildings across Iran, director of schools renovation, development and equipment organization Mohammad Taqi Nazarpour has said.

  • Gholamreza Asghari 2017-12-03 09:06

    ‘Rational drug use committees’ planned in hospitals

    TEHRAN — In an attempt to regulate drug use, Iran’s Food and Drug Administration is planning on establishing ‘rational drug use committees’ in hospitals, ISNA reported on Saturday.

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  • Majid Qadami 2017-12-02 20:39

    Some 137,000 students study at special schools in Iran

    TEHRAN — Some 137,029 students are studying at special needs schools nationwide, the director general for special schools organization affiliated with Education Ministry said on Saturday.

  • جهانگیری 2017-12-02 19:58

    Enhanced Iran-SCO cooperation can boost global stability: VP

    Iranian First Vice President Es’haq Jahangiri has said enhanced interaction between Iran and member states of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) can play a leading role in strengthening regional and international peace and stability.

  • Lavrov: U.S. would send ‘bad message’ by exiting nuclear deal 2017-12-02 19:58

    Lavrov: U.S. would send ‘bad message’ by exiting nuclear deal

    TEHRAN – Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said on Friday that Washington would send a bad message if it walked away from a 2015 nuclear deal with Iran, Reuters reported.

  • zarif 2017-12-02 19:53

    Iranian, Indian chief diplomats hold talks in Tehran

    TEHRAN – Indian Foreign Minister Sushma Swaraj held talks in Tehran with her Iranian counterpart Mohammad Javad Zarif on Saturday, discussing bilateral relations and other issues.

  • فدریکا موگرینی 2017-12-02 19:53

    EU’s Mogherini: Renegotiating Iran deal not possible

    Federica Mogherini, the EU’s foreign policy chief, has said the articles of a 2015 nuclear deal between Iran and six other countries are highly technical and there is no possibility of renegotiating the agreement — even partially.

  • Quake harms qanats, historic tower in Kerman province 2017-12-02 19:52

    Quake harms qanats, historic tower in Kerman province

    TEHRAN – Over 100 quants (ancient aqueducts) and a historic mudbrick tower across Ravar County, southeastern Kerman province, were damaged as a 6.1-magnitude quake hit the region early on Friday.