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  • cyber policy 2017-12-27 09:47

    By Sajad Abedi

    The effect of cybernetic on practical politics and theories of international relations

    Tehran _ The space for policy and cyber interaction or, more accurately, the "cyber policy" space, is considered to be the most recent and most important area of interest among policy and international experts in the theoretical and practical field, which neglects it can cause serious damage and unpredictable for countries as the most important actors in the field of international relations.

  • Iran, Pakistan to discuss parliamentary co-op 2017-12-27 09:12

    Iran, Pakistan to discuss parliamentary co-op

    TEHRAN – A lawmaker said on Tuesday that during the upcoming visit by Pakistani Parliament Speaker Sardar Ayaz Sadiq to Tehran, the two sides will discuss the agreement for parliamentary cooperation.

  • Iran’s Defense chief: No letup to upgrade defense power 2017-12-27 09:11

    Iran’s Defense chief: No letup to upgrade defense power

    TEHRAN – The Islamic Republic will boost its military prowess with full strength and without any halt, Defense Minister Brigadier General Amir Hatami said on Tuesday.

  • State-run organizations obliged to recruit persons with disabilities  2017-12-27 07:40

    State-run organizations obliged to recruit persons with disabilities

    TEHRAN — As per an article of the bill on rights of persons with disabilities Majlis (the Iranian parliament) has mandated state-run organizations to recruit persons with disabilities.

  • Iran’s mean precipitation drops by 56% 2017-12-27 07:34

    Iran’s mean precipitation drops by 56%

    TEHRAN – Iran has experienced a 56-percent decrease in average precipitation over the period from September 23-December 25 compared to the same period in the long run, the country’s meteorological organization has announced.

  • Cheetah cub saved from smugglers 2017-12-27 07:30

    Cheetah cub saved from smugglers

    TEHRAN – Following the arrest of an animal-trafficking band in Tehran, an Asiatic cheetah cub was discovered and required measures were taken for her protection, Iran’s Department of Environment official website reported on Tuesday.

  • French FM to visit Iran on January 6 2017-12-26 21:19

    French FM to visit Iran on January 6

    TEHRAN – French Foreign Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian is going to visit Iran on January 6 to discuss regional matters with Iranian officials.

  • دیدار رئیس دانشگاه ملی استرالیا با علی اکبر ولایتی 2017-12-26 21:18

    Velayati: UN resolution exposed U.S. isolation

    TEHRAN – Ali Akbar Velayati, a senior advisor to Leader of the Islamic Revolution, has hailed a recent UN resolution on al-Quds (Jerusalem), saying its approval demonstrated Washington’s isolation in the international community.

  • دیدار محسن رضایی 2017-12-26 21:15

    Iran infiltrated ISIS: Rezaee

    TEHRAN – Mohsen Rezaee, secretary of the Expediency Council, on Tuesday lauded Iran’s intelligence service, saying when ISIS-related documents are released, the world would come to realize that Iranian intelligence forces had infiltrated the terrorist group prior to its collapse.

  • Lavrov 2017-12-26 21:12

    Lavrov: Anti-JCPOA moves send wrong signal to North Korea 

    TEHRAN – Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov warned on Tuesday that U.S. measures against the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action – the official name for the nuclear agreement between Iran and great powers - is sending a destructive message to North Korea which is caught in a fierce nuclear dispute with the United States.

  • Female Iranian, Syrian MPs discuss ways to empower women 2017-12-26 09:14

    Female Iranian, Syrian MPs discuss ways to empower women

    TEHRAN – Female Iranian and Syrian lawmakers held a meeting on Sunday underlining the need to promote parliamentary cooperation to empower women.

  • A combination photo depicts Hossein Sajedi, an Iranian collector and musician, as well as some of his sound and music gear. 2017-12-26 08:59

    Museum dedicated to sound and music to open in Tabriz

    TEHRAN – A museum devoted to sound and music gear is due to open its doors to the public in the northwestern Iranian city of Tabriz, which will be the capital of Islamic tourism in 2018.

  • Illogical reservations about bill on violence against women 2017-12-26 07:24

    By Maryam Qarehgozlou

    Illogical reservations about bill on violence against women

    TEHRAN — While there are news about adoption of a bill on banning violence against women there seems to be unreasonable reservations about the issue.

  • Mohammad Hanif Daneshyar 2017-12-26 07:24

    Kabul: Iran helping Afghanistan in fight against narcotics

    TEHRAN — Iran is giving a helping hand to Afghanistan in fight against drug trafficking, spokesman for Afghanistan Ministry of Counter Narcotics Mohammad Hanif Daneshyar has said.

  • A view of Si-o-Se-Pol bridge in Isfahan 2017-12-25 20:12

    Drought poses no threat to Isfahan’s Si-o-Se-Pol: official

    TEHRAN – Years of drought conditions has not so far raised any “new” threat to Si-o-Se-Pol, a historical bridge with 33 arches in the city of Isfahan, a senior tourism official says.

  • Navy chief: U.S. seeking to create discord in the region 2017-12-25 13:21

    Navy chief: U.S. seeking to create discord in the region

    TEHRAN – Navy Commander Rear Admiral Hossein Khanzadi on Sunday warned of U.S. plots to create discord among regional countries and block cooperation between them, Fars reported.

  • Rouhani wishes New Year without violence 2017-12-25 13:21

    Rouhani wishes New Year without violence

    TEHRAN – President Hassan Rouhani on Sunday issued separate congratulatory messages to world’s top leaders, wishing a happy Christmas and a new year without violence and injustice, Mehr reported.

  • Air defense key to secure country: commander 2017-12-25 13:21

    Air defense key to secure country: commander

    TEHRAN – A top commander said on Sunday that air defense is a main force against possible attacks against the country. 

  • Zarif’s Iran wishes ‘happy and peaceful Christmas to all’ 2017-12-25 13:20

    Zarif’s Iran wishes ‘happy and peaceful Christmas to all’

    TEHRAN – Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif on Saturday extended Christmas greetings to all Christians across the world, ISNA reported.

  •  Tehran dismisses Bahraini FM’s remarks as ‘too petty’ 2017-12-25 13:20

    Tehran dismisses Bahraini FM’s remarks as ‘too petty’

    TEHRAN – Iranian Foreign Ministry spokesman Bahram Qassemi on Saturday condemned the Bahraini foreign minister’s “petty” remarks against the Islamic Republic, saying Iran is the cradle of ancient and glorious history and civilization.

  • Sand and dust storm in Ahwaz, Khuzestan province 2017-12-25 09:29

    ‘UNGA draft resolution turns combating SDS into a global issue’

    TEHRAN — The adoption of a draft on combating sand and dust storms (SDS) in the 72nd session of the UN General Assembly (UNGA 72) will turn it into a global issue which can garner international support to tackle its detrimental effects, the Iranian ambassador to the UN said.

  • Traffic in Tehran 2017-12-25 09:23

    By Maryam Qarehgozlou

    Tehran traffic schemes: Does anyone think twice about air pollution?

    TEHRAN — Tehran Municipality has resumed talks over the past few days concentrating on altering traffic schemes to ease congestion and abating air pollutions.

  • air pollution 2017-12-25 09:19

    Govt. should stand firm against acquisitive industry: environment chief

    TEHRAN – “Health, environmental safety and the rights of future generations cannot be neglected and the government should take a determined stand against the industry’s passion for acquisitiveness,” chief of the Department of Environment, Isa Kalantari, said on Saturday.

  • A view of buildings damaged by the magnitude 7.3 earthquake which hit western city of Sarpol-e Zahab on November 12 2017-12-25 09:15

    Hashemi cautions against possible Tehran earthquakes

    TEHRAN – Tehran city council chairman Mohsen Hashemi has urged officials and responsible organizations to be vigilant over the possibility of future earthquakes in the metropolis and take necessary measures.

  • Sigmar Gabriel 2017-12-25 09:01

    By Mohammad Ghaderi

    What Is Germany's Position on the JCPOA?

    Sigmar Gabriel German Foreign Minister who is also one of the leaders of the Social-Democratic Party in the country, has recently held talks with members of the U.S. Congress over what he calls "preservation of the JCPOA". The German foreign ministry wrote in a Twitter post:

  • French Foreign Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian 2017-12-24 20:39

    France’s Le Drian expected in Iran in weeks

    TEHRAN – Iranian Foreign Ministry spokesman Bahram Qassemi has announced that French Foreign Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian will travel to Iran in early 2018.

  • Iran, Switzerland to expand nuclear safety cooperation 2017-12-24 09:45

    Iran, Switzerland to expand nuclear safety cooperation

    TEHRAN – Iran and Switzerland underlined promotion of nuclear safety cooperation on Saturday during a meeting between Swiss Ambassador to Iran Markus Leitner and head of Iran’s Nuclear Safety System Center Hojatollah Salehi.

  • Heads of govt. branches to meet on air pollution, possible quake 2017-12-24 09:45

    Heads of govt. branches to meet on air pollution, possible quake

    TEHRAN – President Rouhani as well as Parliament Speaker Ali Larijani and Judiciary Chief Sadeq Amoli Larijani will meet within a month to exchange views on air pollution and possibility of a strong earthquake in Tehran, MP Mohammad Ali Vakili announced on Saturday.

  • Azeri medical-military delegation visits Iran 2017-12-24 09:40

    Azeri medical-military delegation visits Iran

    TEHRAN – A military-medical delegation from Azerbaijan on Friday visited the Army’s Baqiyatallah University of Medical Sciences and Hospital as well as Jamaran Heart Hospital, Mehr reported.

  • air pollution 2017-12-24 09:36

    Clean air lasted for hours, air pollution is on the rise again

    TEHRAN — While the rain and wind come to rescue Tehraners after a week of persisting air pollution, the clean air didn’t last for more than a few hours. The air quality went down again.