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  • Youth Olympic Games Today 01:46

    Iran move 17 spots up at Youth Olympic Games

    TEHRAN – Iran delegation moved 17 spots up to seventh at the Youth Olympic Games held in Buenos Aires, Argentina from October 6 to 18.

  • Pakistan Yesterday 09:08

    Pakistan working to locate kidnapped Iranian guards

    TEHRAN - A day after 14 Iranian guards were kidnapped by militants in the border region with Pakistan, Pakistan on Tuesday said its military forces were working closely their counterparts in Iran to trace them.

  • Never proxy war with Saudis: Iranian envoy Yesterday 09:07

    Never proxy war with Saudis: Iranian envoy

    TEHRAN – Iran has never entered a proxy war with Saudi Arabia in Syria, Iranian Ambassador to London Hamid Baeidinejad has said, reiterating Tehran’s long-held policy that Iran just helped the legitimate government in Syria to fight Daesh (ISIL).

  • Tehran city council to start electing new mayor by next week: chairman Yesterday 09:07

    Tehran city council to start electing new mayor by next week: chairman

    TEHRAN — Tehran city council will start the process for electing a new mayor for the capital by the next week, the council chairman Mohsen Hashemi has said.

  • Afghan women Yesterday 09:06

    UN calls for women's participation in Afghan polls

    TEHRAN - United Nations mission in Afghanistan has called for peaceful parliamentary elections with women’s full participation – as candidates, electoral workers, observers and voters – terming it "the civil and political right of all women".

  • LPG Yesterday 09:06

    NIGC exports 7.1m tons of LPG in 6 months

    TEHRAN- National Iranian Gas Company (NIGC) exported 7.1 million tons of liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) in the first half of the current Iranian calendar year (March 21-September 22), the managing director of company announced.

  • Ararat governor meets Iranian ambassador Yesterday 09:04

    Ararat governor meets Iranian ambassador

    TEHRAN – Armenia’s Ararat governor, Garik Sargsian, has met Iranian Ambassador to Yerevan Kazem Sajjadi to discuss cooperation between provinces from Armenia and Iran.

  • Pakistan military Yesterday 09:03

    Pakistan, Russia to hold joint military exercises

    TEHRAN - The Pakistani and Russian militaries will conduct a joint military exercise, termed Friendship 2018, involving over 200 troops from both countries in Pakistan’s northern highlands from October 21 to November 4, the Russian Ministry of Defense (MoD) announced in a statement on Tuesday.

  • Sanctions originate from U.S. ‘blind hostility’: Iran Yesterday 09:02

    Sanctions originate from U.S. ‘blind hostility’: Iran

    TEHRAN – The new U.S. sanctions against Iran are part of a psychological war, “a clear insult to legal and international mechanisms” and a result of “blind hostility toward the Iranian nation”, Foreign Ministry spokesman Bahram Qassemi said on Wednesday.

  • Tuberculosis in Iran 10 times below global prevalence Yesterday 08:40

    Tuberculosis in Iran 10 times below global prevalence

    TEHRAN — The incidence of tuberculosis (TB) in Iran is 14 cases per 100,000 population which is more than 10 times below global rate, said head of the department for prevention of leprosy and TB at the Ministry of Health.

  • power grids Yesterday 08:40

    Iran, Russia, Azerbaijan hold meeting on synchronizing power grids

    TEHRAN- A trilateral taskforce between Iran, Russia and Azerbaijan on synchronizing the power grids of the three countries held its first meeting in Russia, IRIB reported on Tuesday.

  • Aref never was reformists’ candidate: journalist Yesterday 08:38

    Aref never was reformists’ candidate: journalist

    TEHRAN – Reformist journalist Abbas Abdi has said former presidential candidate Mohammad Reza Aref has never been and will probably never be the candidate of the reformists.

  • OPEC Yesterday 08:36

    OPEC says it hasn't failed India

    TEHRAN- A day after India's Prime Minister Narendra Modi voiced concerns about high crude prices, Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) on Tuesday said it has not failed India and other major consuming countries as it restored stability in the market after four years of downturn.

  • School for autistic girls opened in Tehran Yesterday 08:36

    School for autistic girls opened in Tehran

    TEHRAN — A school for autistic girls opened in Tehran district two on Tuesday, ILNA news agency reported.

  • port tariffs Yesterday 08:35

    NIMA setting port tariffs

    TEHRAN- A deputy from Iran Maritime and Port Organization (MPO) announced on Wednesday that port tariffs, regarding the rate of rial against dollar, are being calculated at domestic Forex Management Integrated System (locally known as NIMA), IRNA reported.

  • ‘Reformers might endorse Larijani for president in 2021’ Yesterday 08:34

    ‘Reformers might endorse Larijani for president in 2021’

    TEHRAN – Yadollah Tahernejad, a reformist politician, has said should the reformists come to the conclusion that Iranian people’s livelihood would be better off under a President Ali Larijani, they would endorse him for the post in 2021 election.

  • موسویان Yesterday 08:32

    Seyed Hossein Mousavian 

    Trump's 'Arab NATO' project is doomed

    With the stated aim of containing “Iran’s malign behavior” and bringing “stability to the region,” the Trump administration has proposed a collective security pact tentatively known as “the Middle East Strategic Alliance” (MESA). The MESA would bring about the six countries from the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) along with Egypt and Jordan together under the guise of “Arab NATO” to confront Iran.

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  • 'India ‘worst sufferer’ of declining global trade and slow economic growth' 2018-10-17 20:53

    'India ‘worst sufferer’ of declining global trade and slow economic growth'

    TEHRAN - With global economy going through a difficult phase, India's commerce and industry minister Suresh Prabhu says the country is the “worst sufferer” of declining trade and slow global economic growth as its share in world trade is rising.

  • Hojjatoleslam Sheikh Mohammad Qomi, the chief of the Islamic Ideology Dissemination Organization delivering a speech at the first national conference on importance of family 2018-10-17 20:52

    1st national conference on importance of family opens in Tehran

    TEHRAN — The first national conference on importance of family kicked off in Tehran on Wednesday with representatives of 700 non-governmental groups in Attendance.

  • Half a million visas issued for Arbaeen pilgrims 2018-10-17 20:51

    Half a million visas issued for Arbaeen pilgrims

    TEHRAN – Over 500,000 visas have so far been issued for Iranian pilgrims who are to make their ways to the holy Iraqi cities of Najaf and Karbala.

  • Jafari: ‘Tough response’ awaits abductors of Iranian forces 2018-10-17 20:50

    Jafari: ‘Tough response’ awaits abductors of Iranian forces

    TEHRAN – Chief of the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) on Wednesday vowed a “tough response” against the terrorists who abducted a number of Iranian border guards near the Pakistani border on Monday night.

  • Afghanistan 2018-10-17 20:49

    By Syed Zafar Mehdi

    Journalists in war-ravaged Afghanistan continue to walk a tightrope

    TEHRAN- s violence against journalists surges in Afghanistan and government faces the heat for failing to safeguard their rights, President Ashraf Ghani says his government is not at odds with the media and that government and the media should work together and be committed to implementing the law.

  • Rezaul Hasan Laskar 2018-10-17 20:48

    By Syed Zafar Mehdi

    'India may be willing to decide in a more strategic manner on oil purchases from Iran'

    TEHRAN - Iran and India have shared age-old historical, commercial and cultural ties. The two countries have inked many bilateral agreements in recent years. Iran has been the main supplier of crude oil to India even at the peak of Western sanctions between 2012 and 2016. Now, with sanctions imposed against Iran by the Trump administration, it remains to be seen which course of action New Delhi takes.

  • An undated photo depicts Iranian women sketching floral motifs on row tiles before being glazed and backed in a kiln. 2018-10-17 20:39

    Tehran, Tokyo draw co-op roadmap for female crafters

    TEHRAN – Iran’s Cultural Heritage, Handicrafts and Tourism Organization and Japan’s Sasakawa Peace Foundation have drafted a roadmap for conducting surveys to assist Iranian craftswomen, CHTN reported.

  • industry, mining, trade projects 2018-10-17 20:36

    Over $580m of FDI approved for industry, mining, trade projects in 5 months

    TEHRAN- Some $580.7 million of foreign direct investment (FDI) has been approved by the Iranian Ministry of Industry, Mining and Trade during the first five months of the current Iranian calendar year (March 21-August 22), IRNA reported on Wednesday.

  • IPC 2018-10-17 20:33

    Iran to sign 3rd IPC-based deal within 2 weeks

    TEHRAN – National Iranian Oil Company (NIOC) is expected to sign the third IPC-based deal with a foreign company within two weeks, ISNA reported on Wednesday quoting NIOC’s Managing Director Ali Kardor.

  • Kardor 2018-10-17 20:23

    U.S. ‘zero Iranian oil’ plan a political bluff: NIOC head

    TEHRAN – Head of National Iranian Oil Company (NIOC) called the U.S.’s efforts for reducing Iranian oil exports to zero a “political bluff” saying, Trump had been trying to reduce Iran’s oil exports for months.

  • Guardian Council studying CFT at presence of Zarif, Jahangiri, Hemati 2018-10-17 20:19

    Guardian Council studying CFT at presence of Zarif, Jahangiri, Hemati

    TEHRAN – The Guardian Council has held a meeting regarding the CFT, a legislation to combat financing of terrorism with three figures defending the ratification, council’s spokesman Abbasali Kadkhodaei said on Wednesday 

  • leader 2018-10-17 20:17

    Enemy misrepresenting Iran to create frustration 

    TEHRAN – The Leader of the Islamic Revolution said on Wednesday that the enemy is representing a “false, negative, and disappointing” image of Iran.