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  • Iranian zoos to be monitored online  across the country 2018-08-18 16:49

    Iranian zoos to be monitored online

    TEHRAN – The Department of Environment (DOE) will launch an online monitoring system in zoos across the country, the Department of Environment’s director general for hunting and fishing has said.

  • Dry waste collection in Tehran up 20% in 7 months 2018-08-18 16:48

    Dry waste collection in Tehran up 20% in 7 months

    TEHRAN – While the average dry waste collection rate has been 3 percent in the past, it will increase by 20 percent by the end of the [current Iranian calendar] year (March 20, 2019), the mayor of Tehran’s district 22 has said.

  • Iran, Netherlands sign MOU on food safety 2018-08-18 15:52

    Iran, Netherlands sign MOU on food safety

    TEHRAN — Iran and the Netherlands inked a memorandum of understanding (MOU) to enhance cooperation within the framework of a food safety program, IRNA reported on Saturday.

  • Iran, UNDP prepare draft for Conservation of Asiatic Cheetah 2018-08-18 15:51

    Iran, UNDP prepare draft for Conservation of Asiatic Cheetah

    TEHRAN — Iran’s Department of Environment (DOE) and United Nations Development Program (UNDP) have jointly drawn up the draft of the Conservation of Asiatic Cheetah Project (CACP) phase III.

  • زلاتکو کرانچار 2018-08-18 15:22

    Iran not underestimating Myanmar: Zlatko Kranjcar

    TEHRAN – Iran U23 football coach Zlatko Kranjcar insisted that they will not underestimate Myanmar in the 2018 Asian Games.

  • کوفی عنان 2018-08-18 15:00

    Kofi Annan, former UN secretary general, dies

    Kofi Annan, the former United Nations secretary general, has died at the age of 80 after a short illness, his family and foundation announced on Saturday.

  • Carlos Queiroz 2018-08-18 14:01

    Carlos Queiroz a candidate to coach Mexico – report

    TEHRAN – Iran national football team coach Carlos Queiroz has been added to the list of candidates for the vacant Mexico national team job.

  • Bomb that killed 40 children in Yemen was supplied by the U.S. 2018-08-18 13:23

    Bomb that killed 40 children in Yemen was supplied by the U.S.: CNN

    The bomb used by the Saudi-led coalition in a devastating attack on a school bus in Yemen was sold as part of a U.S. State Department-sanctioned arms deal with Saudi Arabia, munitions experts told CNN.

  • Kabul 2018/08/18

    By Syed Zafar Mehdi

    Kabul school attack underscores threat to Afghanistan’s future

    “How could they attack a classroom,” a friend asked, noticeably angry and outraged. There are no easy answers to that. A human mind cannot come to terms with the atrociousness of such horrendous crimes against humanity. Barging inside a packed classroom and blowing up young school children is no chivalry. It is an act of cowardice and spinelessness. The victims were not carrying arms and they were not on the frontlines of war. They were inside a classroom, preparing for university entrance examination.

  • Qatar, Kuwait speak out against Trump’s action 2018-08-18 10:43

    By Eisa Kameli

    A recipe for disaster or a path towards World Peace?

    New York - On May 8, 2018, President Trump officially announced his decision to exit the “Iran Deal” known as the JCPOA – Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action – that was struck between Iran and P5+1 in 2015. The U.S. President’s view of this deal, considered from his very initial comments as a presidential candidate, served as a great indicator of the new U.S. administration’s broader change of course with regards to the conduct of diplomacy that would be sought under his leadership; a so- called direction that needs to be dealt with in a precise way.

  • Muhammad Khan 2018-08-18 10:23

    By Muhammad Khan

    The Journey of Independence

    ISLAMABAD - Sequel to War of Indian Independence -1857, the Muslim population of India was alienated by Colonial British rulers and the Hindu majority.

  • U.S. 2018-08-18 10:10

    By Mohammad Ghaderi - Twitter: @ghaderi62 - Email: m.ghaderi62@gmail.com

    Crisis in the Republican Party of U.S.

    Many Republicans in the United States are worried about the failure of this year's congressional elections. Democrats will come to power if Republicans can not maintain their majority in the House of Representatives and the Senate. Many analysts believe that the probable victory of Democrats in this year's congressional elections is an introduction to their victory in the 2020 presidential election.

  • Iran protests disrespect for Islamic headscarves at Tbilisi airport 2018-08-18 09:58

    Iran protests disrespect for Islamic headscarves at Tbilisi airport

    TEHRAN – Foreign Ministry spokesman Bahram Qassemi says Tehran has lodged its strong protest with Georgia after several Iranian passengers had their Islamic headscarves disrespected during security check for a flight from Tbilisi to Isfahan, the Foreign Ministry website reported on Thursday.

  • gharib 2018-08-18 09:58

    Iranian diplomat urges Europe to stand against U.S. unilateralism

    TEHRAN - Kazem Gharib Abadi, Iran’s representative to the Vienna-based international organizations, said on Thursday that the European signatories to the 2015 nuclear deal, known as the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action, should stand against the U.S. unilateralism.

  • asefi 2018-08-18 09:50

    Trump seeks to humiliate Iran by offering talks: ex-diplomat

    TEHRAN - Hamid Reza Asefi, a former Iranian diplomat, has said that U.S. President Donald Trump seeks to humiliate Iran by proposing negotiation with the Islamic Republic.

  • Anti-corruption trials to be broadcast on TV: prosecutor 2018-08-18 09:46

    Anti-corruption trials to be broadcast on TV: prosecutor

    TEHRAN – Mohammad Jafar Montazeri, Iran’s prosecutor general, said on Thursday that trials of the financially corrupt individuals will be broadcast on TV.

  • pompeo 2018-08-18 09:36

    Pompeo forms group to spearhead anti-Iran actions

    TEHRAN – State Secretary Mike Pompeo announced on Thursday that the U.S. State Department has formed an “Iran Action Group” to coordinate and run an aggressive U.S. policy toward the Islamic Republic.

  • ‘Medical waste segregation at source, disinfection is a must’ 2018-08-18 08:51

    ‘Medical waste segregation at source, disinfection is a must’

    TEHRAN — Segregating medical waste at source and disinfecting medical waste is a must and the municipality had better come up with practical plans to decrease the costs of medical waste management, an official with the Ministry of Health’s department of health and safety executive (HSE) has said.

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  • ‘There is a need to reform water policies’ 2018-08-17 20:43

    ‘There is a need to reform water policies’

    TEHRAN — There is a need to make changes to general water policies so that they are run in a more effective way, an environmental official has said.

  • Rouhani condoles Italy on fatal bridge collapse 2018-08-17 20:38

    Rouhani condoles Italy on fatal bridge collapse

    TEHRAN – President Hassan Rouhani on Thursday sent a letter to his Italian counterpart expressing his condolences over the collapse of a giant motorway bridge in Genoa, which led to the deaths and injuries of dozens of people.

  • tekin 2018-08-17 20:29

    Turkish diplomat: It is ‘impossible’ to stop buying oil from Iran

    TEHRAN - Riza Hakan Tekin, Ankara’s ambassador to Tehran, has said that it is “impossible” for Turkey to stop purchasing Iran’s oil.

  • Cleric: Concerted effort needed to reform banking system 2018-08-17 20:29

    Cleric: Concerted effort needed to reform banking system

    TEHRAN – Tehran Friday prayer leader Mohammad-Hassan Aboutorabi Fard says concerted effort by all three branches of the government is needed to reform the banking system, IRNA reported.

  • majlis 2018-08-17 20:28

    Iran’s parliament amends anti-money laundering law

    TEHRAN – Majlis has amended the anti-money laundering law in line with moves to combat the financing of terrorism, Majlis Speaker Ali Larijani has announced.

  • Iran deal was a monument to the power of diplomacy: William Perry 2018-08-17 20:26

    Iran deal was a monument to the power of diplomacy: William Perry

    TEHRAN – Former U.S. Secretary of Defense William J. Perry on Friday criticized U.S. President Donald Trump’s withdrawal from the Iran nuclear deal, saying the deal was a “monument to the power of diplomacy in action.”

  • پزشکیان 2018-08-17 20:23

    Unity will vaccinate country against sanctions: senior MP 

    TEHRAN – A senior member of the Majlis says that while the country is under sanctions and foreign pressure, internal unity is the most prominent remedy, believing that unity will “vaccinate” the country against sanctions and plots by ill-wishers.

  • Assyrian MP: U.S. doesn’t do anything in our favor 2018-08-17 20:22

    Iran's Assyrian MP: U.S. doesn’t do anything in our favor

    TEHRAN – An Iranian Assyrian lawmaker said on Friday the U.S. does not take any steps in favor of the Iranian nation, stressing Iran should primarily rely on its domestic capabilities rather than looking abroad. 

  • Paintings by Morteza Nabipur are currently on display in an exhibition at Hepta Gallery. 2018-08-17 19:09

    What’s in Tehran art galleries

    * Paintings by Morteza Nabipur are currently on display in an exhibition at Hepta Gallery.

  • “The Chinese Cinema at a Glance” 2018-08-17 19:07

    Review of Chinese cinema conducted in Iranian cities

    TEHRAN – A program reviewing Chinese cinema was conducted in six Iranian cities over the past three days.

  • Marivan 2018-08-17 19:06

    Iranian, French groups to hold joint workshop in Marivan 

    TEHRAN – The Noir Art Group from Iran and Pudding Théâtre from France will hold a workshop during a joint project in the northwestern Iranian city of Marivan.