• Iran, EU set to discuss nuclear deal in Brussels 2018-01-10 08:53

    Iran, EU set to discuss nuclear deal in Brussels

    TEHRAN – The European Union has invited Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif to Brussels for talks over the landmark nuclear deal on Thursday, Press TV reported.

  • Paul Craig Roberts 2018-01-09 19:45

    Paul Craig Roberts: U.S. working against Iranians through protests

    TEHRAN – Paul Craig Roberts, the former U.S. assistant secretary of the Treasury for economic policy in the Reagan administration and current chairman of the Institute for Political Economy, has said that the United States has worked through recent protests in Iran against the Iranian nation.

  • People of Qom meet with Ayatollah Khamenei 2018-01-09 16:28

    Ayatollah Khamenei: Rightful demands differ from acts of violence

    TEHRAN – Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Ali Khamenei said on Tuesday that people’s honest and rightful demands should be heeded and separated from acts of violence and sabotage.

  • Thousands of students meet with Ayatollah Khamenei 2018-01-09 14:06

    Leader lauds nation for foiling enemy’s plot

    Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei says a “triangle” of enemies, including the US, a Persian Gulf government and the MKO terror organization, has been plotting over the past months to foment chaos and violence in Iran.

  • Car manufacturing 2018-01-09 10:33

    Car manufacturing rises 16%

    TEHRAN- Iran manufactured 1,103,631 vehicles during the first nine months of the current Iranian calendar year (March 21-Decemebr 21, 2017), with 16.1 percent rise from 950,210 cars manufactured in the same time span of the past year.

  • IRGC 2018-01-09 10:02

    By Sajad Abedi

    IRGC and its important role in countering security threats and safeguarding Islamic Revolution

    TEHRAN - Iran, unlike countries that, without relying on the pillars of power inside to achieve national security, tend to be in the process of uniting and winning a few foreign powers, it is fully reliant on domestic capabilities and capabilities.

  • Women’s presence in stadiums 2018-01-09 09:42

    Women’s presence in stadiums takes time: official

    TEHRAN – Presence of women in stadiums takes time as it requires providing infrastructure and promoting culture, said deputy sports and youth minister for women’s affairs.

  • Child brides, sufferers of the lost childhood 2018/01/09

    By Naghmeh Mizanian

    Child brides, sufferers of the lost childhood

    TEHRAN – Katayoon was playing with other girl children at the yard when her mother called her in. Katayoon knew that they have guests that day, her aunt and her family.

  • Donald Trump" and "Emmanuel Macron 2018-01-09 09:41

    By Mohammad Ghaderi

    Trump and Macron complementary roles

    The joint nuclear game of Washington and Paris

    TEHRAN - The evidences show that "Donald Trump" and "Emmanuel Macron", the presidents of the United States and France, have sought to redefine the "White House Policy towards the JCPOA". In last September and during the United Nations General Assembly, we saw the cooperation of Washington and Paris on how to deal with the nuclear accord.

  • Trump, Macron discuss Iran riots by phone 2018-01-09 09:30

    Trump, Macron discuss Iran riots by phone

    TEHRAN – U.S. President Trump on Saturday talked with French President Emmanuel Macron about the recent riots across Iran, as well as developments on the Korean Peninsula, the White House said, the Hill reported.

  • A view of Darvazeh Quran, a semi-historical gate that leads to the ancient city of Shiraz, southern Iran. 2018-01-08 19:57

    Darvazeh Quran and good wishes for the passersby

    TEHRAN – Standing at an entrance to Shiraz, Darvazeh Quran, a semi-historical gate, salutes travelers to the southern Iranian ancient city.

  • Hamid Baeidinejad 2018-01-08 19:48

    Iranian envoy urges former prince to clarify suicides in his family 

    TEHRAN – Iran’s ambassador to London has said that Reza Pahlavi, the son of former king Mohammad Reza Pahlavi, must manage his own family affairs and answer questions about suicides in his family, instead of working against the Islamic Republic.

  • Turkish actress Nurgul Yesilçay acts in a scene from “Beautiful Jinn” by Iranian director Bairam Fazli. 2018-01-08 18:44

    “Beautiful Jinn” to premiere in Iran, Turkey in late July

    TEHRAN – The Iranian producer Mehrdad Farid has said that his comedy drama “Beautiful Jinn” will premiere in Iran and Turkey at the same time in late July.

  • Child abuse 2018-01-08 09:02

    Disregarding child abuse heightens social vulnerability

    TEHRAN — Child abuse or child maltreatment, includes neglect, physical abuse, sexual abuse, exploitation and emotional abuse which would seriously harm a child or increase risks of serious harm to a child that could result in injury or death.

  • road accident 2018-01-08 09:02

    Traffic police identify accident-prone areas

    TEHRAN — Iran’s road traffic police have identified some 1,500 accident-prone areas across the country, ISNA news agency reported on Sunday.

  • The red and dark red regions indicated on the map are suffering from severe and extreme drought spells. 2018-01-08 09:01

    96% of Iran experiencing prolonged drought: official

    TEHRAN – Nearly 96 percent of Iran’s total area is suffering from different levels of prolonged drought, the director for drought and crisis management department of Iran’s Meteorological Organization said.

  • Tehran Municipality developing waste management comprehensive plan 2018-01-08 09:00

    Tehran Municipality developing waste management comprehensive plan

    TEHRAN – Tehran Municipality is developing a comprehensive plan for waste management which is due to be unveiled in autumn, chief of Tehran’s department of environment has said.

  • Ghaderi 2018-01-07 09:20

    By Mohammad Ghaderi

    What is Nikki Haley looking for?

    TEHRAN - During her presence in the United Nations, the United States representative at the UN has started a full-blown opposition to the Iranian nation.

  • Ahmad Sadeqi 2018-01-07 09:12

    20 projects proposed to earthquake-proof Tehran

    TEHRAN – Tehran’s Municipality has proposed 20 prioritized projects which are believed to strengthen the metropolis against a possible massive earthquake.

  • Tehran 2018-01-07 09:11

    Tehran urban management intent on better livability

    TEHRAN — Tehran, being the capital city of Iran for 230 years, is now a metropolis facing continuing, formidable challenges specially over the four past decades.

  • An interior design that revolves around ‘Iranian Home’ as its theme. 2018-01-07 08:45

    Midex to highlight ‘Iranian Home’

    TEHRAN - “Iranian Home”, an approach offering advantages of traditional handicrafts in modern homes, will come under spotlight at the 8th International Exhibition of Midex that revolves around interior and landscape designs.

  • Foreign travelers pose for a photo during their stay at Arg-e Radkan, a traditional inn in Radkan Village, Khorasan Razavi province. 2018-01-06 20:04

    Iran allocates $600m to develop rural crafts, tourism

    TEHRAN – The Iranian administration has approved a bill allocating 24 trillion rials (some $600 million) to empowering rural areas and small towns in arenas of handicraft-associated jobs, ecotourism and hospitality industry.

  • Photo of a woman planting rice seeds in a paddy field in northern Iran 2018-01-06 20:00

    Iran to host intl. course on GAP for women farmers

    TEHRAN – An international training course on Good Agricultural Practices (GAP) for women farmers will open today in the city of Damghan.

  • Cinema Organization of Iran director Mohammad-Mehdi Heidarian speaks with a Tehran Times journalist during an interview at his office in Tehran on November 26, 2017. (Tehran Times/Maryam Kamyab) 2018-01-06 17:52

    By Seyyed Mostafa Mousavi Sabet

    Iran seeks extension to film co-production plans overseas    

    TEHRAN – The Cinema Organization of Iran (COI), where the major policies for Iranian cinema are made, is working on special plans to extend the country’s overseas collaboration on film production.

  • شورای امنیت 2018-01-06 13:01

    UN Security Council rebuffs the U.S. over Iran protests

    The United Nations Security Council rebuffed the United States to use the protests in Iran as an excuse to undermine the nuclear deal, officially called the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA).

  • Martin Love 2018-01-06 12:09

    By Martin Love

    Wealth moving from West to East

    CALIFORNAI - Protest and turmoil. Social or political or economic or all three. Some turmoil has been happening in Iran of late.

  • 70% of hospitals in Iran dilapidated: official 2018-01-06 10:01

    70% of hospitals in Iran dilapidated: official

    TEHRAN — Some 70 percent of the hospitals in Iran are old and in bad condition, an official with civil engineering affairs department of the Ministry of Health has said.

  • Tehran air pollution 2018-01-06 09:58

    Tehraners consume 12m liters of gasoline per day

    TEHRAN — Citizens of the capital consume some 12 million liters of gasoline each day, chief of Tehran department of environment Mohammad Hossein Bazgir has said.

  • Rudkhan Castle, called Qal’eh Rudkhan in Persian, is an ancient a military fortress situated in northern province of Gilan which is now a tourist destination especially during new year or summer holid 2018/01/06

    By Maryam Qarehgozlou

    Redefining public holidays, weekends: how efficient is that?

    The notion of “too many public and unofficial holidays” in Iran has always been a matter of controversy among lawmakers and decision making bodies in the country but despite all the arguments no decisive action has been actually taken so far.

  • U.S. and UK  military 2018-01-06 09:45

    By Sajad Abedi

    The Thinking of U.S. and UK in signing of military action

    TEHRAN - The rising strength of the Revolutionary Guards has made Western thinkers feel scared about this power. The fears of aggression are among the American and European politicians who are not willing to accept the power of popular institutions in independent countries.