Iran

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  • Iran plane crash: black box found after 14 days 2018-03-04 12:02

    Iran plane crash: black box found after 14 days

    TEHRAN — Rescue teams finally managed to find the black box of the ATR72 plane, which crashed on February 18 in Yasouj, southwestern Iran, killing all people on board.

  • Ghaderi 2018-03-04 10:25

    By Mohammad Ghaderi - Twitter: @ghaderi62

    Destroy your missiles then talk about ours!

    TEHRAN - These days, in an unprecedented way, the United States is rolling down the hill faster than ever towards some sort of societal collapse and the waning of its international hegemony. In reality, the White House “tenants”, relying too much on behind the scene think tanks, has wrongly sought the solution in finding allies in the international arena, and not by confronting the actual problems.

  • A poster for India-Russia Friendship Motor Rally 2018-03-04 10:22

    Intl. car rally to cross major Iranian cities

    TEHRAN – An international car rally will traverse Iran during its cross-country expedition of 22,000 kms, connecting India’s Bhilai to Russia’s St. Petersburg.

  • Iran, Japan discuss regional, international issues 2018-03-04 10:10

    Iran, Japan discuss regional, international issues

    TEHRAN – Japanese Deputy Foreign Minister Takeo Mori who had visited Tehran held talks on Saturday with Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif, discussing regional and international issues.

  • Boroujerdi to attend economic forum in Russia 2018-03-04 10:03

    Boroujerdi to attend economic forum in Russia

    TEHRAN – Head of Parliament National Security and Foreign Policy Committee Alaeddin Boroujerdi is scheduled to attend the international economic forum in Moscow on March 6-7.

  •  A view of Baku, the capital and commercial hub of Azerbaijan 2018-03-04 09:43

    Iranian arrivals in Azerbaijan seen slowing if taxes rise

    TEHRAN – Iranian tourist arrivals in Azerbaijan is expected to face a slower pace this year if Iran levies sharp departure taxes.

  • Lorestan mountain newt 2018-03-04 07:32

    New Year pet trade pushing Kaiser's mountain newt toward extinction

    TEHRAN — The upward and disturbing trend of trading Kaiser's mountain newt, specially as the Iranian New Year is getting closer, is driving the precious species to extinction.

  • Zarif, Kerry met in Munich last month: New Yorker 2018-03-03 21:05

    Zarif, Kerry met in Munich last month: New Yorker

    TEHRAN – The New Yorker has claimed that Iran’s Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif and former U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry met privately last month on the sidelines of the Munich Security Conference.

  • No missile talks unless West gives up nuclear arms: Iranian general 2018-03-03 20:58

    No missile talks unless West gives up nuclear arms: Iranian general

    TEHRAN – Brigadier General Massoud Jazayeri, the deputy chief of the Iranian Armed Forces, says the Islamic Republic will not negotiate on its ballistic missiles until the United States and Europe give up their nuclear weapons and long-range missiles.

  • Zarif Kerry 2018-03-03 20:25

    Tehran confirms Zarif, Kerry met in Munich

    TEHRAN - Tehran has confirmed that the Iranian foreign minister and his former American counterpart met during the Munich Security Conference on February 18.

  • An undated photo shows people visiting the ruins of Persepolis, a UNESCO World Heritage site in southern Iran. 2018-03-03 19:59

    Media fail to highlight Iran’s tourism attractions: official

    TEHRAN – Iran’s tourism industry is suffering from “weak” media coverage for promoting the country’s realities, facilities and capacities in terms of traveling and historical heritage, a cultural official says.

  • Fajr Fashion and Clothing Festival intl. section opens in Tehran 2018-03-03 19:58

    Fajr Fashion and Clothing Festival intl. section opens in Tehran

    TEHRAN — The international section of the 7th Fajr International Fashion and Clothing Festival opened in Tehran on Saturday.

  • Reza Behbudi (L) and Baran Kowsari act in a scene from “Cape”. 2018-03-03 18:28

    “Cape” writer denies racism

    TEHRAN – Hamidreza Bababeigi, the writer of Hossein Kondori’s movie “Cape”, has denied that any racist attitude exists in the film, which has provoked accusations of racism from a group of Afghan refugees living in Iran.

  • منابع آبی اهر 2018-03-03 11:31

    By M.A. Saki

    Water conservation is a must not a choice

    The Supreme Council of Water regularly holds sessions. It held its latest meeting on Feb. 5. The session, chaired by Vice President Es’haq Jahangiri, was attended by the ministers of energy, agriculture, industry, and director of the Environmental Protection Organization.

  • Boeing ordered to reveal details of deal with Iran to Israeli family 2018-03-03 10:24

    Boeing ordered to reveal details of deal with Iran to Israeli family

    TEHRAN – A federal judge has ordered the Boeing corporation to turn over details of a $16 billion contract with Iran Air to the family of an Israeli terror victim who are seeking to collect on a longstanding, $67-million civil judgment against Iran.

  • Turkey concerned over Tehran-Riyadh rift: ambassador 2018-03-03 10:09

    Turkey concerned over Tehran-Riyadh rift: ambassador

    TEHRAN – Turkey's ambassador to Tehran has voiced concerns over tension between Tehran and Riyadh, urging the two countries to resolve their differences through dialogue.

  •  Mehran Kamrava 2018-03-03 09:38

    By Javad Heirannia

    Saudi and UAE try to undermine Iran and Qatar wherever and whenever possible: Mehran Kamrava

    TEHRAN - Mehran Kamrava, a professor of the Middle East Studies in Georgetown University of Doha, tells the Tehran Times that Saudi Regime and the UAE try to undermine Iran (and Qatar) wherever and whenever possible.

  • Iran, Pakistan agree to boost security cooperation 2018-03-03 08:28

    Iran, Pakistan agree to boost security cooperation

    TEHRAN – Iran and Pakistan on Thursday agreed to enhance security as well as political cooperation, a Foreign Office press release said.

  • انرژی هسته ای 2018-03-02 20:54

    State Department OKs nuclear monitoring system for Iran

    The Donald Trump administration is allowing high-tech U.S. exports to Iran that could boost international oversight of the 2015 nuclear deal, Al-Monitor reported.

  • Austrian Ambassador to Iran Stefan Scholz 2018-03-02 20:47

    By Maryam Qarehgozlou

    Europeans following Austria in doing green projects in Iran: envoy

    Not a single day passes without hearing a worrying news coming in of lasting, and sometimes irreversible damages to the environment worldwide. Air pollution in megacities, plastic pollution in oceans, rapid loss of plant and animal species, climate change, and water scarcity are a few instances which inflict considerable and serious harms both on the planet and human lives.

  • Europe 2018-03-02 20:12

    By Reuters and staff 

    Europeans engage with Iran on regional issues 

    European powers and Iran have started talks over Tehran’s role in the Middle East and will meet again this month in Italy as part of efforts to prove to U.S. President Donald Trump that they are meeting his concerns over the 2015 nuclear deal, according to Reuters.

  • Rauf Mammadov 2018-03-02 12:17

    By Payman Yazdani

    Iran losing historic chance to capture gas market share: expert

    TEHRAN - Referring to the TAPI project challenges and opportunities for Iran, Energy scholar, Rauf Mammadov says the pipeline will have a negative impact on the realization of the long-disputed Iran-Pakistan pipeline.

  • Waste segregation at source initiated in Tehran 2018-03-01 14:46

    Waste segregation at source initiated in Tehran

    TEHRAN — Tehran Municipality has developed an initiative seeking to promote waste segregation at source in central part of the city, Mehr news agency reported on Tuesday.

  • People pose for a photo during their visit to Ghoori Ghaleh cave in western Iran. 2018-03-01 13:28

    Stepping into Iran’s gigantic water cave

    TEHRAN - Ghoori Ghaleh water cave is one of the outstanding tourist attractions of the historical Kermanshah province, western Iran. It is full of Cretaceous and Triassic lime sediments which largely date back to the second geological age, about 65 million years ago.

  • jafari 2018-03-01 07:16

    Iraq can help mend Iran-Saudi ties: Jaafari

    TEHRAN – Iraqi Foreign Minister Ibrahim al-Jaafari has said in a press conference that Baghdad can help Iran and Saudi Arabia mend ties, Mehr reported on Wednesday.

  • Photo by Sascha Schuermann / Getty Images 2018-02-28 21:52

    By Mohammad Ali Haqshenas

    Faced with e-waste

    Fortunately for us, we are living in a world where the speed of emerging new technologies and electronic devices increasingly eases many of our daily tasks. These amazing rapid changes encourage or even sometimes force users to buy new devices. And what happens to the old ones? Either they are temporarily stocked at storehouses or thrown away among other waste materials. This is where we are introducing another threat to our environment: e-waste.

  • Food security, medical markets discussed with European officials 2018-02-28 21:22

    Food security, medical markets discussed with European officials

    TEHRAN — Health Minister Hassan Qazizadeh-Hashemi and European health officials explored ways to increase cooperation on enhancing food security in the country and getting more involved in the European medical markets.

  • An interior view of the newly opened Tabib Shushtari hotel 2018-02-28 20:51

    Tabib Shushtari mansion turned into boutique hotel

    TEHRAN – The 19th-century Tabib Shushtari mansion has recently been repurposed into a boutique hotel after being fully restored.

  • ظریف بلغارستان 2018-02-28 20:47

    Zarif meets top Bulgarian officials in Sofia

    Bulgarian president: We are interested in deepening partnership with Iran

    TEHRAN – Bulgarian President Roumen Radev told Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif on Wednesday that his country is interested in deepening partnership with Iran in areas of trade, energy and science, the Sofia Globe reported.

  • ظریف 2018-02-28 19:02

    Iran’s peace plan still the only solution to Yemen war, Zarif says

    TEHRAN – Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has said that Iran’s four-point peace plan is still the only solution to the Yemen conflict.