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  • Front cover of the Persian version of Liam Callanan’s novel “Paris by the Book”. 2021-04-04 19:19

    Liam Callanan’s “Paris by the Book” published in Persian

    TEHRAN – American writer Liam Callanan’s novel “Paris by the Book” has recently been published in Persian.

  • A scene from the documentary “Sarevo” by Mohammad Abdollahi.  2021-04-04 19:17

    Nine movies from Iran competing in Brazil Ecocine festival 

    TEHRAN – Nine Iranian movies are competing in the Ecocine International Film Festival, a Brazilian event dedicated to productions on the environment and human rights.

  • A scene from “That Night’s Train” by Hamidreza Qotbi. 2021-04-04 19:13

    “The Inheritance”, “That Night’s Train” win awards at New Delhi Film Festival

    TEHRAN – The 4th New Delhi Film Festival has honored Iranian movies “The Inheritance” and “That Night’s Train”.

  • A poster for the exhibition “Housemate” by Afghan artists. 2021-04-04 19:11

    Tehran center to host exhibition by Afghan artists 

    TEHRAN – An exhibition of artworks by Afghan artists living in Iran will open at the Iranian Artists Forum in Tehran on Monday.

  • A poster for filmmaker Abbas Seyyed-Ebrahimi’s documentary “Mr. Morteza”. 2021-04-04 19:08

    Owj docudrama chronicles life of war filmmaker Morteza Avini

    TEHRAN – A docudrama produced at the Owj Arts and Media Organization recounts the life of Morteza Avini, the writer and documentarian whose films chronicled the 1980-1988 Iran-Iraq war known as the Sacred Defense in Iran.

  • Over 81,000 classrooms built in 8 years 2021-04-04 19:00

    Over 81,000 classrooms built in 8 years

    TEHRAN – Some 81,500 classrooms have been constructed over the past 8 years across the country, Mehrollah Rakhshanimehr, director of the Organization for Development, Renovation, and Equipping Schools, has said.

  • COVID-19 screening for 100,000 passengers at borders 2021-04-04 18:02

    COVID-19 screening for 100,000 passengers at borders

    TEHRAN – Approximately 100,000 passengers have so far been tested for coronavirus at the country's official borders, head of the Iranian Red Crescent Society said on Sunday.

  • Charity foundation supports treatment of 7,000 infertile couples 2021-04-04 17:42

    Charity foundation supports treatment of 7,000 infertile couples

    TEHRAN – Barekat Charity Foundation, affiliated to Headquarters for Executing the Order of the Imam, has financially supported 7,000 infertile couples in rural areas to receive necessary treatments.

  • image-20210404172734-1.jpeg 2021-04-04 17:38

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  • Nanotech increasing pace of development in Iran 2021-04-04 16:28

    By Faranak Bakhtiari

    Nanotech increasing pace of development in Iran

    TEHRAN – Nanotechnology’s trend of development is growing in Iran, as the number of nanoproducts and equipment developed in the previous [Iranian calendar] year (March 20) increased to 750, compared with 647 a year before.

  • JCPOA 2021-04-04 15:57

    By Azin Sahabi

    All-in-one dialogue: A smarter way to be tough on Iran 

    Nearly all prominent American think tanks with a determinant role in U.S. security and foreign policymaking have focused on President Joe Biden’s pledge to revitalize the 2015 Iran nuclear deal.

  • China 2021-04-04 15:26

    By Ebrahim Fallahi

    Iran-China strategic partnership: a roadmap for mutual prosperity

    TEHRAN – Iran, and China have signed a comprehensive long-term cooperation agreement with the aim of cementing their economic and political alliance as both countries are subjected to U.S. sanctions.

  • Zanganeh 2021-04-04 15:21

    Zanganeh outlines oil ministry’s major plans for current year

    TEHRAN – Iranian Oil Minister Bijan Namdar Zanganeh has announced his ministry’s programs for realizing the current Iranian calendar year’s (started on March 21) motto which is “Production: Support and the Elimination of Obstacles.”

  • TSE 2021-04-04 14:55

    TEDPIX loses 13,000 points on Sunday

    TEHRAN- TEDPIX, the main index of Tehran Stock Exchange (TSE), fell 13,414 points to 1.269 million on Sunday.

  • رضا قوچان نژاد 2021-04-04 14:00

    Gucci to leave PEC Zwolle at end of season

    TEHRAN – Iranian forward Reza Ghoochannejhad has been deemed surplus to requirements by Dutch football club PEC Zwolle.

  • Solar 2021-04-04 12:37

    Solar farms’ installed capacity stands at nearly 900MW

    TEHRAN- Iran’s installed capacity of solar farms stands at nearly 900 megawatts (MW), according to the Energy Minister Reza Ardakanian.

  • gas 2021-04-04 12:21

    Annual natural gas consumption rises 8%

    TEHRAN - Head of National Iranian Gas Company (NIGC)’s Dispatching Department said the country’s natural gas consumption in the previous Iranian calendar year (ended on March 20) increased eight percent compared to the preceding year (1398).

  • Iran says no plan yet to suspend Turkey flights due to virus 2021-04-04 12:20

    Iran says no plan yet to suspend Turkey flights due to virus

    TEHRAN – The Association of Iranian Airlines (AIA) on Sunday announced that it has no plan at present to suspend flights to and from Turkey due to the spread of a new coronavirus variant.

  • Mining 2021-04-04 12:08

    Production of 8 major minerals, mining industry products up 54% in 11 months

    TEHRAN - The production of eight major minerals and mining industry products has increased by an average of 54 percent in Iran in the first 11 months of the past Iranian calendar year 1399 (March 20, 2020-February 18, 2021), the latest data released by Industry, Mining, and Trade Ministry show.

  • IME 2021-04-04 11:54

    Commodities worth $200m traded at IME in a week

    TEHRAN- During the past Iranian calendar week (ended on Friday), 367,605 tons of products worth $200 million were traded at Iran Mercantile Exchange (IME).

  • car manufacturing 2021-04-04 11:23

    Annual production by major Iranian automakers rises 4%

    TEHRAN - Three major Iranian carmakers, namely Iran Khodro Company (IKCO), SAIPA Group, and Pars Khodro, manufactured 900,714 vehicles in the past Iranian calendar year 1399 (ended on March 20), which was 4.3 percent more than the figure of its previous year, the data released by Codal website showed.

  • Street sweepers getting COVID-19 vaccine 2021-04-04 11:07

    Street sweepers getting COVID-19 vaccine

    On Saturday, the first group from a total of 500 street sweepers received the coronavirus vaccine in the city of Arak, central Markazi province.

  • توافق ایران و چین 2021-04-04 10:07

    By Martin Love

    Huge whiffs of desperation in Washington now…

    How grand that China and Iran have finally formalized, after several years of waiting, a 25 year (and likely more) “strategic agreement” that’s going to encompass not just trade and economies, but also cultural, educational, medical and other spheres, too.

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  • cascade centrifuge 2021-04-03 21:17

    Iran using new advanced centrifuges at Natanz

    TEHRAN – The Atomic Energy Organization of Iran has started feeding uranium into cluster of 174 IR-2m centrifuges at the Natanz nuclear facility, the IAEA confirmed in a report on Thursday.

  • JCPOA 2021-04-03 21:14

    Iran rules out any gradual lifting of sanctions

    TEHRAN – Iran is not considering any step-by-step process for lifting the sanctions the U.S. imposed on Iran over the course of the Trump administration, says Saeed Khatibzadeh, spokesman for Iran’s Foreign Ministry. 

  • Zarif 2021-04-03 21:14

    Zarif to start tour of Central Asia

    TEHRAN – Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif will take a tour of the Central Asian states of Uzbekistan, Kyrgyzstan, Kazakhstan and Turkmenistan, the Foreign Ministry announced on Saturday.

  • Gando 2021-04-03 21:12

    Failure of decades of wickedness

    Gando, the most watched thriller in Iran during Noruz, sheds light on Britain's recent machinations

    TEHRAN – An eye-catching sequel to a true-life TV series featuring Iranian intelligence battle against foreign espionage has sparked broader debate among ordinary Iranians as well as public figures about British hostile activities against Iran. 

  • Lufthansa to resume Frankfurt-Tehran flights this month 2021-04-03 21:10

    Lufthansa to resume Frankfurt-Tehran flights this month

    TEHRAN - German airline Lufthansa announced on Friday that it would resume flights from Frankfurt to Tehran from April 16.

  • Noruz visits to Iranian museums falls by one-fifth due to virus 2021-04-03 21:09

    Noruz visits to Iranian museums falls by one-fifth due to virus

    TEHRAN – Visits to Iranian museums fell by one-fifth during the recent Iranian New Year (Noruz) holidays (March 19-April 2) in comparison to the same period two years ago, when the new coronavirus was not yet an issue.