Iran

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  • IMF to continue cooperation with Iranian central banker 2018-05-26 06:44

    IMF to continue cooperation with Iranian central banker

    TEHRAN – The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has announced that it will continue its cooperation with the Central Bank of Iran and its governor Valiollah Seif after the United States slapped sanctions on him.

  • Cleric: Ill will against Iran to continue ‘with or without missiles’ 2018-05-26 04:35

    Cleric: Ill will against Iran to continue ‘with or without missiles’

    TEHRAN – The interim Friday prayer leader of Tehran has condemned the enemies’ hatred towards Iran, saying even if Iran gives up its missile program, the animosity towards it will continue.

  • Lip service to nuclear deal not enough, Iran warns Europe 2018-05-25 19:54

    Lip service to nuclear deal not enough, Iran warns Europe

    TEHRAN – A top Iranian diplomat says paying lip service to the 2015 nuclear agreement is not enough, demanding that European countries guarantee Iran’s benefits from the otherwise abandoned Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA).

  • A rainy day in Tehran 2018-05-25 19:51

    Average precipitation in Iran falls by 29%

    TEHRAN — Iran’s mean precipitation have dropped by 29 percent compared to the long-term average, the head of the national center for drought and crisis management, affiliated to the meteorological center, has said.

  • iaea 2018-05-25 19:46

    Iran complying with nuclear deal: IAEA

    Iran continues to comply with the terms of its nuclear deal with world powers despite the U.S. withdrawal, the UN atomic watchdog policing the accord said on Thursday.

  • National conference on social pathology on the way in Iran 2018-05-25 19:45

    National conference on social pathology on the way

    TEHRAN — The third national social pathology conference will be held in Tehran by the end of the current Iranian calendar month (June 21), Seyed Hassan Serajzadeh, the head of the Iranian Sociological Association has said.

  • jcpoa 2018-05-25 14:45

    Iran wants oil and bank pledges by June after U.S. nuclear deal exit

    Europe needs to come up with a package of economic guarantees by June to prevent the crisis triggered by Donald Trump’s nuclear deal withdrawal from escalating further, according to a top Iranian official.

  • فیصل مقداد 2018-05-25 13:45

    Damascus: Iran won't leave Syria

    TEHRAN - Syrian Deputy Foreign Minister Faisal Mekdad has dismissed the notion of a withdrawal of Iranian forces from his country, Reuters reported.

  • شیرین هانتر 2018-05-25 12:36

    By Javad Heirannia

    The rest of JCPOA signatories want to keep it alive: Hunter

    TEHRAN - Shireen Tahmaasb Hunter, a professor of political science at Georgetown University, tells to Tehran Times that “The rest of the signatories to the JCPOA want to keep it alive.”

  •  Marvin Zonis 2018-05-25 12:09

    By Payman Yazdani

    Pompeo speech an exercise in idiocy: Prof. Zonis

    TEHRAN - Marvin Zonis, Professor of international political economy believes that the Pompeo speech was an exercise in idiocy that only provides Trump with excuse to pressure the government in Iran in any way possible to bring about regime change in Iran.

  • Sadrist Movement: ‘Washington can’t dictate its Iran policy to Iraq’ 2018-05-24 13:15

    Sadrist Movement: ‘Washington can’t dictate its Iran policy to Iraq’

    TEHRAN – Dhia al-Asadi, head of the political bureau of the Sadrist Movement, has said that Washington cannot dictate its Iran policy to Iraq, stressing such meddlesome behavior is “unacceptable”.

  • Peter W Galbraith 2018/05/24

    How Iran might benefit Donald Trump's decision to withdraw from the JCPOA?

    Iranians are justified in being angry about Donald Trump’s decision to violate the terms of the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA), the Iran nuclear deal. After all, Iran has kept to its obligations; thanks to Trump, the United States has not.

  • Hassan Qazizadeh Hashemi (C) at 71st World Health Assembly 2018-05-24 07:28

    Iran running HIV prevention programs for at-risk women, youth

    TEHRAN — Iran is conducting HIV prevention programs to protect vulnerable women and at-risk youth from catching the virus, Health Minister Hassan Qazizadeh- Hashemi said on Tuesday.

  • Iran not looking for anyone’s smile to boost defense power: military chief 2018-05-23 20:22

    Iran not looking for anyone’s smile to boost defense power: military chief

    TEHRAN – Iran’s military chief said on Wednesday that the Armed Forces are prepared more than any other time to defend the country against foreign threats, asserting that Iran doesn’t need anyone’s “smile” or go-ahead with its plans to boost defense power, ISNA reported.

  • دیدار معاون سیاسی وزارت دفاع ملی افغانستان با امیر سرتیپ حاتمی وزیر دفاع ایران
2018-05-23 20:21

    No toleration for cap on Iran’s missile power: Hatami

    TEHRAN – Defense Minister Amir Hatami said on Wednesday that Iran would never compromise on its missile power, reiterating Tehran’s long held position that Iran’s missile power is of defensive nature, Fars reported.

  • Stefan Scholz, Vienna’s ambassador to Tehran 2018-05-23 17:14

    ‘There is room for improving water resources by adopting smart regulations, technologies’

    TEHRAN — “We all know Iran faces water shortages, however, we still see there is lots of room for improving the present resources by adopting smart regulations and smart technologies for strengthening water resilience,” Stefan Scholz, Vienna’s ambassador to Tehran has said.

  • Mike Pompeo 2018-05-23 16:28

    By Mohammad Ghaderi

    Iran's 12 preconditions for negotiating with U.S.

    TEHRAN - Reaffirming the withdrawal of Trump's government from the nuclear deal with Iran, U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo recently put forward conditions for concluding a "new agreement" with Iran at the Heritage Foundation.

  • Secretary of State Mike Pompeo speaks at the Heritage Foundation, a conservative public policy think tank, in Washington, Monday, May 21, 2018. (J. Scott Applewhite/AP) 2018-05-23 16:24

    Pompeo’s demands ‘are completely divorced from reality’: Washington Post

    In a commentary on Tuesday the Washington Post said the new U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo’s demands from Iran “are completely divorced from reality”.

  • ‘Sadrist Movement has stable relations with Iran’ 2018-05-23 08:21

    ‘Sadrist Movement has stable relations with Iran’

    TEHRAN – Dhia al-Asadi, head of the political bureau of the Sadrist Movement, has said that the movement has stable relations with Iran.

  • JCPOA talks ‘historic test’ for Europe: MP 2018-05-23 06:53

    JCPOA talks ‘historic test’ for Europe: MP

    TEHRAN – Parliament National Security and Foreign Policy Committee chief Alaeddin Boroujerdi has said that talks with the European Union over the fate of the nuclear agreement (JCPOA) is an “important historical test” for the 28-nation bloc.

  • Crimean-Congo haemorrhagic fever 2018-05-22 21:35

    10 cases of Crimean-Congo haemorrhagic fever reported in Iran

    TEHRAN — Ten cases of Crimean-Congo haemorrhagic fever have been reported since the beginning of the current Iranian calendar year (March 21), director of the Health Ministry’s communicable diseases control department has said.

  • A waterfall in western province of Lorestan surrounded by Judas-trees/ Photo by Farzad Dehqani 2018-05-22 18:38

    Intl. Day for Biological Diversity: Celebrating 25 years of action for biodiversity

    TEHRAN — UN Secretary-General António Guterres has issued a message saying that the rich variety of life on Earth is essential for the welfare and prosperity of people today and for generations to come.

  • Hamid Baeidinejad 2018-05-22 15:29

    Iran ‘united’ in defying new U.S. policy: envoy

    TEHRAN – Iranian Ambassador to London Hamid Baeidinejad has denounced the recent anti-Iran remarks by U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, saying Iran is “united” in countering the new policy adopted by the Trump administration.

  •  people visit the centuries-old ruins of a Portuguese sea fort on Hormuz Island, southern Iran. 2018-05-22 15:14

    Portuguese fort soaked in silence, history

    For visitors to a medieval sea fort on Hormuz Island it is not hard to vividly imagine the hustle and bustle of Portuguese military forces who once occupied the southern Iranian island in the early 16th and early 17th centuries.

  • Trump - Macron 2018-05-22 15:05

    By Marzieh Salehi

    Trump's deceiving Macron once again

    TEHRAN - While the Islamic Republic of Iran and the European troika held talks on the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) and how to provide solid assurances by the European Union to maintain the nuclear deal, French President Emanuel Macron once again raised the issue of "changing the JCPOA".

  • CHHTO breaks ground on anthropology museum 2018-05-22 11:18

    CHHTO breaks ground on anthropology museum

    TEHRAN – The Cultural Heritage, Handicrafts and Tourism Organization on Sunday broke ground on an archeology and anthropology museum in the city of Masal, northern Gilan province.

  • Rugs dedicated to FIFA World Cup unveiled 2018-05-22 11:17

    Rugs dedicated to FIFA World Cup unveiled

    TEHRAN – Seven rolls of handwoven rugs dedicated to the 2018 FIFA World Cup were unveiled during a ceremony, which was held in the northwestern city of Tabriz on Saturday.

  • Secretary of State Mike Pompeo speaks at the Heritage Foundation, a conservative public policy think tank, in Washington, Monday, May 21, 2018. (J. Scott Applewhite/AP) 2018-05-21 22:40

    Was it plan B or declaration of war by Pompeo?!!!

    TEHRAN - After Trump announced U.S. pullout from the 2015 nuclear deal (JCPOA) on May 8, his new secretary of state Mike Pompeo on Monday set out Washington’s plan B which looked more like a declaration of war rather that a new roadmap.

  • Oragan donation 2018-05-21 11:19

    3 million Iranians have organ donor cards

    TEHRAN — Some three million Iranians have organ donor cards and some 10 percent have signed online consent forms for organ donation, Farahnaz Sadeq-Beigi, head of organ procurement program in Masih Daneshvari Hospital, a national research institute for tuberculosis and lung diseases, has said.

  • A school boy in Tehran is wearing a face mask to protect himself against air pollution 2018-05-21 11:05

    By Maryam Qarehgozlou

    The challenge of setting a school start date

    TEHRAN — While the current school year is still underway and students are preparing themselves for final exams Education Ministry is dealing with a not very new issue: altering school calendar for the next school year.