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  • MOU 2021-11-27 15:18

    Iran, Turkmenistan, Kazakhstan ink trilateral MOU on railway co-op

    TEHRAN – Iran, Turkmenistan and Kazakhstan have signed a tripartite memorandum of understanding (MOU) on railway cooperation, the portal of the Iranian Transport and Urban Development Ministry reported on Saturday.

  • Iran beach volleyball 2021-11-27 13:19

    Iran runners-up at 2021 Asian Beach Volleyball C’ships

    TEHRAN – Iran lost to Australia in the 2021 Asian Sr Beach Volleyball Championships final on Saturday.

  • Munir A Saeed 2021-11-27 12:08

    By Mohammad Mazhari

    Saudis no longer have impunity to strike Yemen: Yemeni expert

    ‘Now Yemenis have the ability to retaliate’

    TEHRAN – A Yemeni political activist says that the Saudis no longer have a free hand to strike civil targets as Yemen retaliates.

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  • IME 2021-11-27 10:12

    IME’s monthly worth of trades up 18%

    TEHRAN- During the past Iranian calendar month (ended on November 21), 8.961 million tons of commodities worth $2.357 billion were traded at Iran Mercantile Exchange (IME), indicating 18 percent rise in the value and 24 percent growth in the weight of trades as compared to its preceding month.

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  • Iran set to showcase attractions at Fitur 2022 2021-11-26 21:30

    Iran set to showcase attractions at Fitur 2022

    TEHRAN – The Touring & Automobile Club of the Islamic Republic of Iran (TACI) has been tasked with organizing the Iran pavilion at Fitur 2022 to promote tourism attractions, handicrafts, and traditions of the country at the prestigious Spain fair.

  • Armenia 2021-11-26 21:23

    Iran, Armenia FMs hold phone talks

    TEHRAN - Iranian Foreign Minister Hossein Amir Abdollahian and his Armenian counterpart Ararat Mirzoyan have held a phone conversation in which they discussed a range of bilateral and regional issues.

  • Ali Bagheri 2021-11-26 21:23

    Iran chief negotiator calls for removal of all U.S. sanctions

    TEHRAN – Iran’s top negotiator in the Vienna talks, due to be held later this month, has called on the United States to remove all the sanctions it imposed on Tehran, warning that not doing so would doom the talks.

  • Mehdi Safari 2021-11-26 21:22

    Ground is prepared to export $5b technical, engineering services, Safari says

    Foreign Ministry official highlights Iran’s transit opportunities

    TEHRAN – The Deputy Foreign Minister for Economic Diplomacy said late on Thursday that Iran enjoys transit advantage over neighboring countries, noting that there have been talks about transit of goods from Central Asia and the Caucasus to southern Iran and vice versa.

  • Fakhrizadeh 2021-11-26 21:22

    One year later: Iran emerges stronger

    TEHRAN — On November 27, 2020, Israeli spies assassinated a high-profile Iranian nuclear scientist, Mohsen Fakhrizadeh, thinking it would slow down Iran’s progress. Evidence show that the Israelis have got it completely wrong.

  • Vice President Mokhber 2021-11-26 21:22

    VP: SCO has proven successful in regional cooperation

    TEHRAN — First Vice President of Iran Mohammad Mokhber said in the 20th Meeting of SCO Council of Prime Ministers held online on Thursday that the bloc was a successful example of strategic regional cooperation and in line with promotion of multilateralism in international arena.

  • Raisi plane 2021-11-26 21:21

    Raisi to fly to Turkmenistan

    TEHRAN— Iranian President Seyyed Ebrahim Raisi will leave Tehran on Saturday to participate in the Economic Cooperation Organization (ECO) summit in Ashgabat, Turkmenistan.

  • Vienna 2021-11-26 21:19

    Western blackmail will get nowhere

    TEHRAN – While Iran makes preparations for achieving a “good agreement” through good faith, the United States and its European allies ramp up pressure in what seems to be diplomatic blackmail.

  • کمالوندی 2021-11-26 21:14

    Kamalvandi says Iran doesn't 'get permission' to produce advanced centrifuges

    Karaj centrifuge-producing plant is not subject to Safeguards Agreement: Iran

    TEHRAN – An official from the Atomic Energy Organization of Iran (AEOI) said on Thursday that production of centrifuges at the Karaj nuclear facility is not subject to Safeguards Agreement because there is no nuclear material there.

  • first traditional textile village 2021-11-26 21:00

    Rouyin to be weighed as national village of handicrafts 

    TEHRAN – North Khorasan province wants nationwide recognition for Rouyin to be named a national village of handicrafts, the deputy provincial tourism official has said.

  • Tehran art galleries 2021-11-26 20:30

    What’s in Tehran art galleries

    A collection of paintings by veteran Iranian filmmaker Masud Kimiai is on view in an exhibition at Golestan Gallery. The exhibit will be running until December 8 at the gallery, which can be found at 34 Kamasai St. in the Darus neighborhood.

  • Over 910,000 liters of smuggled oil products seized 2021-11-26 20:00

    Over 910,000 liters of smuggled oil products seized

    TEHRAN – Over 910,000 liters of smuggled oil products worth more than 55 billion rials (nearly $1.3 million at the official rate of 42,000 rials) have been confiscated last week across the country, police chief Mohammad Reza Moghimi, said on Friday.

  • Iran basketball 2021-11-26 19:01

    Interview by Farrokh Hesabi

    Iran beat Bahrain at 2023 FIBA World Cup qualifier

    TEHRAN – Iran started the FIBA Basketball World Cup 2023 Asian Qualifiers with an 82-66 win over debutant Bahrain on Friday in Tehran’s Azadi Hall.

  • Saleh Abou-Izzah 2021-11-26 18:52

    By Ramin Etesam

    Some Persian Gulf states begging American protection: Palestinian lawyer

    TEHRAN - A Palestinian lawyer says that some Persian Gulf states are begging American protection and therefore welcome American presence in the region.

  • Marek Magierowski 2021-11-26 18:49

    Poland downgrades ties with Israel

    TEHRAN - Poland has downgraded its diplomatic relation with Israel, saying it has no plans to appoint a new ambassador to the occupied territories, amid tensions over a Polish legislation that sets a limit for restitution claims for properties allegedly seized during World War II.

  • Ancient fibers, animal remains discovered by Iranian, German archaeologists 2021-11-26 18:48

    Ancient fibers, animal remains discovered by Iranian, German archaeologists

    TEHRAN – A team of Iranian and German archaeologists has discovered ancient fibers and animal remains while digging into an old salt mine in west-central Iran.

  • Foreign tourists should buy COVID insurance  2021-11-26 18:47

    Foreign tourists should buy COVID insurance 

    TEHRAN – In addition to a mandatory negative PCR test certificate, international travelers visiting Iran should buy coronavirus insurance, a tourism official announced on Thursday.

  • Mining operations brought to halt near millennia-old petroglyph site 2021-11-26 18:46

    Mining operations brought to halt near millennia-old petroglyph site

    TEHRAN – Mining operations have recently been brought to a halt near Teymareh due to help protect millennia-old petroglyphs, which are scattered across the archaeological site in the Zagros mountain range, central Iran.

  • Blame game after asylum seekers perish at sea 2021-11-26 18:45

    Blame game after asylum seekers perish at sea

    TEHRAN - Soon after at least 27 people, including a number of pregnant women and three children drowned to death trying to cross the Channel in an inflatable dinghy; instead of focusing on the root cause of this problem, British and French leaders have traded accusations on who is to blame for what is the deadliest incident since the current migration crisis to Europe began.

  • “Maya” 2021-11-26 18:43

    “Maya” comes to Iranian bookstores

    TEHRAN – “Maya” by prominent Norwegian author Jostein Gaarder has recently been published in Persian by Hermes Publications in Tehran. 

  • “Makeup Artist” by Jafar Najafi 2021-11-26 18:42

    Iranian docs honored at IDFA

    TEHRAN – Iranian movies “Makeup Artist” and “Water, Wind, Dust, Bread” were honored at the International Documentary Film Festival Amsterdam (IDFA) on Thursday.

  • Persian words 2021-11-26 18:42

    By S. Fatemeh Musavi

    Where do Persian words for sky and earth come from?

    If you also wonder where Persian words come from and what their literal meanings are, please read on! 

  • We no longer import COVID vaccines: health minister 2021-11-26 18:37

    We no longer import COVID vaccines: health minister

    TEHRAN – Health Minister Bahram Einollahi has announced that from now on no coronavirus vaccines will be imported to the country, emphasizing that the priority is given to domestic products.

  • Tehran Times LightHouse shines a spotlight on pieces of news you might have missed 2021-11-26 18:18

    Tehran Times' LightHouse IV:

    Iran visitors must be vaccinated or COVID-free as official says