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  • Oji 2021-11-19 16:53

    Oil Ministry inks co-op MOU with Vice-Presidency for Science and Technology

    TEHRAN - Iranian Oil Ministry has signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with the Vice-Presidency for Science and Technology for cooperation in establishing new technology parks and development of a network for technological collaboration between the two entities.

  • Commemoration ceremony held for Bosnian warrior Hasan Cengic 2021-11-19 16:53

    Commemoration ceremony held for Bosnian warrior Hasan Cengic

    On the occasion of the departure of Hasan Cengic, a fighter and deputy defense minister from Bosnia-Herzegovina, a commemoration ceremony was held on Tuesday at the presence of Esmail Qaani, Commander of the IRGC Quds Force, and a number of prominent Iranian political and military figures including the Ambassador of Bosnia-Herzegovina to Iran and Ebrahim Taherian, Advisor to the Minister of Foreign Affairs. The ceremony was held in the Garden Museum of the Sacred Defense in Tehran. 

  • TSE 2021-11-19 16:43

    TSE’s main index drops 3.2% in a week

    TEHRAN- TEDPIX, the main index of Tehran Stock Exchange (TSE), lost 46,000 points (3.2 percent) to 1.41 million in the past Iranian calendar week (ended on Friday).

  • industry 2021-11-19 16:40

    10 idle industrial units revived in Semnan province in 6 months

    TEHRAN- As announced by a provincial official, 10 idle industrial units returned to the production cycle in Semnan province, central Iran, in the first six months of the current Iranian calendar year (March 21-Septemebr 22).

  • Tehran Times LightHouse shines a spotlight on pieces of news you might have missed 2021-11-19 16:32

    Tehran Times' LightHouse IV:

    Iran serious to bring an end to all sanctions, Raisi tells Putin

  • Iran U15 football team 2021-11-19 15:51

    Iran start 2021 CAFA U15 on high

    TEHRAN – Iran defeated Uzbekistan 3-2 in the 2021 CAFA U15 Championship opening match on Friday.

  • پیروزی آلومینیوم اراک مقابل نفت مسجد سلیمان 2021-11-18 22:41

    Aluminum move provisionally top of IPL

    TEHRAN – Aluminum football team went top of Iran Professional League (IPL) standing with a 2-1 win over Naft Masjed Soleyman on Thursday.

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  • Bagheri Kani 2021-11-17 21:23

    Bagheri briefs parliamentary committee on result of talks with Europeans

    TEHRAN – Iranian Deputy Foreign Minister for Political Affairs Ali Bagheri Kani presented a report on the results of his nuclear talks with his European counterparts, the parliament's National Security and Foreign Policy Committee spokesman Mahmoud Abbaszadeh Meshkini said in an interview with Mehr published on Tuesday.

  • Majid Takht Ravanchi 2021-11-17 21:22

    Sanctions ‘must be applied only as last resort,” Iran’s envoy to UN notes

    Iran reprimands sanctions as ‘blunt and blind instruments’

    TEHRAN - Iran’s Ambassador and Permanent Representative to the UN on Tuesday censured the use of sanctions as “blunt and blind instruments” to exert pressure on countries.

  • Iran-IAEA 2021-11-17 21:22

    Iran calls on countries not to issue hasty statements on IAEA claims

    TEHRAN — Speaking to reporters on Wednesday afternoon, acting representative of Iran in international organizations in Vienna Mohammad Reza Ghaebi said that the IAEA's new quarterly report on the implementation of the 2015 nuclear deal states that the UN nuclear watchdog has been continuing its verification and oversight activities regarding Iran's related commitments, urging the countries not to make hasty remarks about the report.

  • traditional jewelry  2021-11-17 21:00

    Tehran exhibit displays traditional jewelry 

    TEHRAN –An exhibition of exquisite traditional jewelry and personal ornamentation is currently underway at the headquarters of the Ministry of Cultural Heritage, Tourism, and Handicrafts in Tehran.

  • Mehdi Safari-Eco 2021-11-17 20:43

    Iran's priority is to expand trade with neighbors, senior diplomat says

    TEHRAN – Iran’s Deputy Foreign Minister for Economic Diplomacy Mehdi Safari has said it is a priority to expand economic and trade cooperation with neighbors, saying the Economic Cooperation Organization (ECO) can help achieve this goal.

  • Mehdi Safari 2021-11-17 20:42

    Diplomat seeks removing border obstacles to up trade with Iraq

    TEHRAN — Mehdi Safari, the Deputy Foreign Minister for Economic Diplomacy, has said it is possible to expand trade between Tehran and Baghdad by two times provided that the existing border problems are resolved, IRNA reported on Wednesday.

  • Iran-Syria 2021-11-17 20:40

    Saudi-Israeli propaganda against Iran and Syria fails

    TEHRAN— Last week, Al Arabiya, a Saudi TV channel, said that Iran’s advisor in Syria, Brigadier General Mustafa Javad Ghaffari, has been expelled from Syria, following a dispute with Syrian President Bashar Assad. Why did the Saudi-Israeli plot surfaced at such complicated time? The Tehran Times explores why.

  • Yousef Nouri 2021-11-17 20:39

    Yousef Nouri proposed as new education minister

    TEHRAN – In a letter to the Majlis (Parliament) on Wednesday, President Ebrahim Raisi proposed Yousef Nouri as new education minister.

  • Leader 2021-11-17 20:39

    Ayatollah Khamenei outlines blueprint for scientific leap

    TEHRAN – Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyed Ali Khamenei on Wednesday morning laid out the contours of scientific progress for Iran in a meeting with distinguished scientific scholars and academic elites.

  • Spikogen joins national vaccination process 2021-11-17 20:30

    Spikogen joins national vaccination process

    TEHRAN – The Iranian-Australian Spikogen vaccine, which has recently received an emergency use license, will be available to people nationwide.

  • tourism jobs 2021-11-17 20:00

    Kermanshah to generate tens of tourism jobs

    TEHRAN – Nine tourism-related projects, which are planned to be carried out across the western province of Kermanshah are estimated to generate 135 jobs upon their completion, the provincial tourism chief has announced. 

  • Ardabil’s ‘biggest’ 5-star hotel under construction 2021-11-17 19:30

    Ardabil’s ‘biggest’ 5-star hotel under construction

    TEHRAN – Private investors are now constructing a 5-star hotel, which according to local officials would be the “biggest” of its kind in the northwestern Ardabil province.

  • QAnon Shaman 2021-11-17 18:48

    Long-time jail sentence for ‘Horn Man’ of U.S. Capitol

    TEHRAN - Jacob Chansley, known as "QAnon Shaman" who marched through the U.S. Capitol with a spear and horned helmet during the Jan. 6 riot, will appear before a federal judge on Wednesday to be sentenced for his role in the attack.

  • Amine Mohammad Hoteit 2021-11-17 18:47

    By Mohammad Mazhari

    Lebanon is subjected to economic terrorism, military analyst says

    TEHRAN – A senior Lebanese political and military analyst says Lebanon is besieged by Persian Gulf Arab states through an economic terrorism.

  • James Bond movie 2021-11-17 18:45

    Saeed Shirkhani

    You DON’T have all the time in the world

    [Spoiler Alert] What makes the last James Bond movie unique? Is that less than ten minutes’ appearance of Ana de Armas as a typical Bond Girl that was fed up in social media by fans – actually not very typical cause Bond couldn’t capture her soul in that short period –? Or the – not so brilliant – characterization by Rami Malek as a Russian-Japanese Mr. Robot that wants to capture the world by an army of nanorobots harvested in a World War II abandoned base – A cliché within another cliché.

  • “Sky Sun, Tile Sun” by Ziba Azhang. 2021-11-17 18:42

    “The Recess”, “Sky Sun, Tile Sun” to compete in Utopia Film Festival

    TEHRAN – Iranian shorts “The Recess” and “Sky Sun, Tile Sun” will be competing in the Utopia Film Festival, which will open on Friday in Greenbelt, Maryland.

  • “Driving Lessons” by Iranian filmmaker Marzieh Riahi. 2021-11-17 18:40

    “Driving Lesson” tops at La.Meko Intl. Short Film Festival

    TEHRAN – Iranian drama “Driving Lesson” has won the main prize of the La.Meko International Short Film Festival in Germany.

  • New director of Iran’s Islamic Culture and Relations Organization, Mehdi Imanipur, in an undated photo.  2021-11-17 18:37

    Cleric Mehdi Imanipur takes helm at Islamic Culture and Relations Organization

    TEHRAN – Hojjatoleslam Mehdi Imanipur, a cleric who has worked in several Islamic centers around the world, has been selected as the new director of the Islamic Culture and Relations Organization (ICRO).

  • Zohreh Koudaei 2021-11-17 18:37

    Iran women’s goalkeeper Koudaei to lodge complaint against Jordan’s FA

    TEHRAN – Iran’s women’s football team goalkeeper Zohreh Koudaei will be lodging a formal complaint against Jordan Football Association.

  • “Sky” by Mostafa Nodeh. 2021-11-17 18:34

    Photographer Nodeh taking “Poems of Silence” to France in praise of hope, peace  

    TEHRAN – Iranian photographer Mostafa Nodeh will visit France in December to showcase his latest collection, “Poems of Silence”, which he believes conveys a message of peace and hope.

  • Why is U.S. really punishing Nicaragua? 2021-11-17 18:20

    Why is U.S. really punishing Nicaragua?

    TEHRAN - U.S. President Joe President has announced new punitive measures against the Nicaraguan government following the country’s Presidential election that saw Daniel Ortega win a fourth consecutive term.

  • IRCS can help promote medical tourism 2021-11-17 17:53

    IRCS can help promote medical tourism

    TEHRAN – The Iranian Red Crescent Society (IRCS) holds a capacity to help flourish medical tourism in the country, Mohammad Javad Shariati, Ambassador of Iran to the Democratic Republic of Congo, has said.