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  • Gharibabadi 2021-09-24 20:52

    Iran hits out at U.S., Britain over AUKUS deal

    ‘The U.S. and the UK have put the issues of non-proliferation and disarmament at risk’

    TEHRAN - Iran’s permanent ambassador to Vienna-based international organizations has lashed out at the U.S. and UK for adopting nuclear double standards amid a decision to help Australia get its first nuclear-powered submarine under a deal known as AUKUS.

  • Fadavi 2021-09-24 20:52

    Top general says Iran won’t allow action on part of U.S.-led proxies

    Fadavi: U.S. and its allies are trying to create a deterrence against Iran

    TEHRAN - The second-ranking commander in the IRGC has said while the U.S. itself is not able to do any military adventure it is quite clear the Islamic Republic does not allow its proxies to do so.

  • Iran- Azerbaijan 2021-09-24 20:42

    Iran warns of third-parties malign influence over Tehran-Baku ties

    TEHRAN – Over the last few weeks, a quiet crisis has unfolded between Iran and the Republic of Azerbaijan over a variety of issues that some Iranian officials attribute to the foreign malign presence in Baku.

  • belarus 2021-09-24 20:38

    Iran, Belarus emphasize broadening economic ties

    TEHRAN - Foreign affairs ministers of Iran and Belarus in a meeting in New York on Wednesday emphasized the need for expansion of bilateral economic ties.

  • Amir Abdollahian Ireland 2021-09-24 20:37

    Irish embassy in Tehran to reopen soon

    TEHRAN — Iran’s Foreign Minister Hossein Amir Abdollahian and his Irish counterpart Simon Coveney met on Wednesday on the sidelines of the UN General Assembly to discuss bilateral relations and cooperation, the Iran nuclear deal, and the situation in Afghanistan.

  • Amir Abdollahian Guterres 2021-09-24 20:36

    Iran FM, UN chief consult on JCPOA

    TEHRAN — Iranian Foreign Minister Hossein Amir Abdollahian and UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres have discussed issues of mutual interest, including the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA), the United Nations Information Center reported on Thursday.

  • Amir-Abdollahian 2021-09-24 20:35

    Amir Abdollahian: Iran to return to nuclear talks soon but Biden has sent negative sign

    Iran remains ready to return to nuclear talks “very soon” but the Biden administration has sent a “negative sign" by failing to lift economic sanctions and imposing new sanctions against Tehran, Iran’s new foreign minister told NBC News.

  • Amir Abdollahian Truss 2021-09-24 20:21

    Amir Abdollahian: UK must repay its 40-year-old debt

    TEHRAN — Iran's Foreign Minister Hossein Amir Abdollahian and Britain's new top diplomat Elizabeth Truss held talks at noon on Wednesday on the sidelines of the UN General Assembly.

  • تیم ملی فوتسال ایران و تیم ملی فوتسال ازبکستان 2021-09-24 20:01

    Iran beat Uzbekistan to advance to 2021 Futsal World Cup quarters

    TEHRAN – Iran defeated Uzbekistan 9-8 in a thrilling match at the Vilnius Arena in Lithuania on Friday to book a place at the 2021 FIFA Futsal World Cup quarter-finals.

  • UNESCO inspectors to visit Sa’d al-Saltaneh caravanserai 2021-09-24 20:00

    UNESCO inspectors to visit Sa’d al-Saltaneh caravanserai

    TEHRAN – The tourism chief of Qazvin province has said UNESCO inspectors will pay a visit to Sa'd al-Saltaneh caravanserai next month to assess the possible registration of the centuries-old monument.

  • Neolithic 2021-09-24 19:30

    Traces of Neolithic settlements discovered in northern Iran

    TEHRAN –A team of Iranian archaeologists has found traces of one of the first Neolithic rural settlements in Tepe Veliki in Neka county, northern Mazandaran province, the provincial tourism chief has said. 

  • Netanyahu 2021-09-24 19:09

    By Mohammad M. Farahani

    Naftali Bennett acknowledges Netanyahu’s attitude towards Iran as embarrassing

    TEHRAN - The cabinet of Naftali Bennett, the new Prime Minister of the Israeli regime, has acknowledged the fruitlessness of the former prime minister's propaganda charades against Iran in his speeches to the UN General Assembly.

  • SCO summit 2021-09-24 19:08

    Russia says Iran's decision to join SCO is beneficial

    TEHRAN — The Russian President’s special representative for the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) has stated that Moscow and its partners consider the decision of Iran to join the organization beneficial.

  • Iran FM 2021-09-24 19:07

    Iran FM meets Azerbaijani counterpart amid border tensions

    TEHRAN – Iranian Foreign Minister Hossein Amir Abdollahian has met with his Azerbaijani counterpart Jeyhun Bayramov to discuss a variety of bilateral issues including an ongoing row over Azerbaijan’s decision to detain Iranian truck drivers passing through the Karabakh region to Armenia.

  • Employment for 80% of prisoners targeted 2021-09-24 19:00

    Employment for 80% of prisoners targeted

    TEHRAN – Providing job opportunities for 80 percent of prisoners has been projected in the current Iranian calendar year (began on March 21), Mohammad Mehdi Haj-Mohammadi, head of the Prisons Organization has stated.

  • * Sharif Gallery is playing host to an exhibition of paintings by Sayeh Mansur. 2021-09-24 18:25

    What’s in Tehran art galleries

    * Sharif Gallery is playing host to an exhibition of paintings by Sayeh Mansur.

  • “I Won’t Remain Alone” by Iranian filmmaker Yaser Talebi. 2021-09-24 18:04

    “I Won’t Remain Alone” named best short doc at Saratov Sufferings filmfest

    TEHRAN – Iranian filmmaker Yaser Talebi’s “I Won’t Remain Alone” has won the award for best short documentary at the Saratov Sufferings International Film Festival of Documentary Drama in Russia.

  • A portrait of Russian writer Fyodor Dostoevsky by Vasily Perov. 2021-09-24 18:02

    Iranian, Russian centers to celebrate Fyodor Dostoevsky’s 200th birthday 

    TEHRAN – Iran’s Book City Institute plans to celebrate the 200th birthday of Russian writer Fyodor Dostoevsky in collaboration with Russia’s Russkiy Mir Foundation.

  • “Track 143” by Nargest Abyar. 2021-09-24 17:58

    Iranian Film Days feature war dramas for Azerbaijanis

    TEHRAN – The Iranian Cultural Center in the Azerbaijani capital of Baku is organizing the Iranian Film Days by streaming a number of war dramas on YouTube.

  • Lorestan’s museums begin to reopen 2021-09-24 17:40

    Lorestan’s museums begin to reopen

    TEHRAN – Cultural heritage museums and historical sites across Lorestan province began to reopen Thursday after being closed for weeks due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

  • Afzal caravanserai 2021-09-24 17:38

    Afzal caravanserai one step closer to UNESCO status

    TEHRAN –The Qajar-era (1789-1925) Afzal caravanserai in the ancient town of Shushtar, southwestern Khuzestan province will soon be assessed for possibly becoming a UNESCO World Heritage, Shushtar’s tourism chief has said. 

  • Discoveries cast new light on history of life near Masoumeh 2021-09-24 17:37

    Discoveries cast new light on history of life near Masouleh

    TEHRAN – Iranian archaeologists have discovered important clues about early human life in mountainous areas adjacent to the touristic Masouleh village in northern Iran.

  • Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro 2021-09-24 17:36

    Venezuela, Cuba slam American foreign policy

    TEHRAN - Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro says his country has been the victim of a "fierce campaign" of permanent and systematic aggression through economic and financial sanctions from the United States and its allies.

  • Medical emergency measures for Arbaeen pilgrims 2021-09-24 17:22

    Medical emergency measures for Arbaeen pilgrims

    TEHRAN – Since Wednesday, Medical Emergency Organization has performed 1,227 COVID-19 tests at the border of Mehran, to serve the pilgrims of Arbaeen, ILNA reported on Thursday.

  • Some 10,000 multiples born in Iran since March 2021-09-24 17:22

    Some 10,000 multiples born in Iran since March

    TEHRAN – Since the beginning of this year (March 21), 9097 cases of multiples have been born in the country.

  • COVID-19 outbreak: an opportunity to revive caves 2021-09-24 17:01

    By Faranak Bakhtiari

    COVID-19 outbreak: an opportunity to revive caves

    TEHRAN – The outbreak of COVID-19 gave the whole ecosystem an opportunity to breathe. Caves are no exception, so the pandemic helped them repair some of the damages caused by the human in recent years.

  • mining 2021-09-24 15:43

    Exports from mining sector rise 126% in 5 months on year

    TEHRAN- The value of Iran’s exports from the mining sector stood at $5.088 billion in the first five months of the current Iranian calendar year (March 21-August 22), registering a 126 percent increase compared to the figure for the same five months in the previous year.

  • TSE 2021-09-24 14:52

    TSE’s main index drops 7.3% in a week

    TEHRAN- TEDPIX, the main index of Tehran Stock Exchange (TSE), fell 7.3 percent in the past Iranian calendar week.

  • IRGC keeps spark of Holy Defense memory alive 2021-09-24 14:51

    IRGC keeps spark of Holy Defense memory alive

    TEHRAN — The largest floating exercise of the Basij force of the IRGC Navy was held on Wednesday, September 22, in the general area of the blue shores of Bandar Abbas and the Strait of Hormuz on the occasion of Holy Defense Week. More than 1,000-speed gunboats were involved in the exercise at the presence of the IRGC Navy commander.

  • trade 2021-09-24 14:48

    Iran-EAEU trade up 96% in 5 months yr/yr

    TEHRAN - The value of trade between Iran and the members of the Eurasian Economic Union (EAEU) exceeded $1.957 billion in the first five months of the current Iranian calendar year (March 21 – August 22) to register 96 percent growth compared to the previous year’s same period, IRNA reported.