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  • حسین کیهانی - دو و میدانی Yesterday 13:43

    Iranian athlete Keyhani tests positive for doping

    TEHRAN - Asian Games steeplechase champion Hossein Keyhani has been provisionally suspended after testing positive for EPO.

  • Iran & US Yesterday 08:34

    By Martin Love

    Iran, whatever it further suffers, is going to win in the longer term

    TEHRAN - To whom is Donald Trump answering? Ignorance at bottom. There is almost nothing he has not upset. He is like the proverbial bull in the world shop of china. But first, imagine. Imagine for example that Barack Obama had gotten a third term in the White House and carried on as President as he had during his second term.

  • US & China Yesterday 07:55

    By Maryam Khormaee

    Power balance in the Pacific: An analysis of naval race between U.S. and China

    TEHRAN - The United States Navy ships have sailed through Taiwan Strait seven times since July 2018. The most recent time they passed through this narrow, yet strategic strait was in April.

  • Philanthropists supported 28,000 orphans, underprivileged children Yesterday 07:42

    Philanthropists support 28,000 orphans, deprived children

    TEHRAN – Iranian benefactors have made cash and kind contributions from the beginning of the holy month of Ramadan (starting on May 6) to help 28,000 children who are either orphaned or whose parents are financially struggling, deputy director of Imam Khomeini Relief Foundation has announced.

  • ‘Vast vegetation cover increases wildfire risk during summer’ Yesterday 07:40

    ‘Vast vegetation cover increases wildfire risk during summer’

    TEHRAN – Given that heavy rainfall saturated the country over the past few months, plant and vegetation cover has been expanded which seems to be vulnerable to temperature rise, so wildfire risk increases during this summer (starting on May 22), said Tehran’s department of environment deputy director for technical affairs.

  • Donald Trump & Theresa May Yesterday 07:31

    By Mohammad Ghaderi

    A totally Americanized England at full display!

    TEHRAN - British Secretary of State for Defense Penny Mordaunt recently described Iran activities in the region as “causing tension”, adding that London will be supporting Washington. British Secretary of State for Foreign Affairs Jeremy Hunt has also announced that the United States will respond to any activity that threatens its “interests” in the region.

  • Ghani Yesterday 07:23

    By Abdul Wahid Haidari

    Afghan politicians call for interim govt; ask Ghani to step down

    KABUL - There is a palpable buzz in Afghanistan these days about the forthcoming presidential election, with people and politicians discussing, debating and speculating the future of their war-torn country.

  • مارک ویلموتس Yesterday 01:13

    Marc Wilmots officially named Iran coach

    TEHRAN - Former Belgium coach Marc Wilmots has been officially named as new head coach of Iran national football team.

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  • دیدار دانشجویان با رهبر انقلاب 2019-05-22 23:29

    Ayatollah Khamenei: I had cautioned about JCPOA

    TEHRAN – In a meeting with university students on Wednesday, Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Ali Khamenei said he had warned about the fate of the JCPOA, the official name for the 2015 nuclear deal.

  • World's intelligent hunters in a race for survival in Iran 2019-05-22 19:53

    World's intelligent hunters in a race for survival in Iran

    TEHRAN – Foxes, the intelligent hunters who avoid humans, having a limited range in Iran, are endangered due to human encroachment on their habitats and the lack of safety, said Jalil Imani, a biodiversity and ecosystems management expert.

  • Honey bee 2019-05-22 19:46

    Iran third largest honey producer in the world: FAO

    TEHRAN— Iran, as one of the leading countries in honey industry, has a long-established tradition on bee keeping and during recent years could successfully increase its annual production of honey and is now the third largest honey producer in the world, Gerold Bödeker, FAO Representative to the Islamic Republic of Iran has said.

  • PBO 2019-05-22 19:36

    ‘Near $13b paid for development projects in a year’

    TEHRAN - Head of Iran Planning and Budget Organization (PBO) Mohammad Baqer Nobakht said the government paid 543.99 trillion rials (about $12.952 billion) for the country’s development projects in the past Iranian calendar year (ended on March 20, 2019).

  • Forex market 2019-05-22 19:34

    ‘Integrated forex market to be launched in a month’

    TEHRAN- The chairman of the Economic Committee of Majlis announced that an integrated forex market will be launched in the country by the end of current Iranian calendar month of Khordad (June 21), IRNA reported.

  • digital economy 2019-05-22 19:34

    Digital economy development park to be established in Arak

    TEHRAN – A digital economy development park will be established in Arak, the capital of Markazi Province, in the near future, the head of the provincial office of Information and Communication Technology (ICT), Ladan Mahdavi, announced, IRNA reported on Wednesday.

  • Children account for 13% of road fatalities 2019-05-22 19:33

    Children aged 10 and below account for 13% of road fatalities

    TEHRAN – Some 13 percent of all casualties of road traffic accidents in the country are children aged 10 or younger, Traffic Police Chief Seyed Kamal Hadianfar has said.

  • Tehran exhibit hosts retrospective of veteran locksmith 2019-05-22 19:32

    Tehran exhibit hosts retrospective of veteran locksmith

    TEHRAN – Tens of traditional-looking locks by Hossein Shams were exhibited at the headquarters of the Cultural Heritage, Handicrafts and Tourism Organization in Tehran as a retrospective of the 71-year-old Iranian locksmith.

  • Salt harvesting; a way of survival for Lake Urmia 2019-05-22 19:30

    Salt harvesting; a way of survival for Lake Urmia

    TEHRAN – The results of recent studies showed that salts encrusted the Lake Urmia’s bed are required to be extracted to prevent from reduction of water level and becoming a salt flat, deputy chief of the Department of Environment (DOE), Masoud Tajrishi, has said.

  • senior care 2019-05-22 19:28

    First startup weekend on senior care to be held

    TEHRAN – The Nursing Organization of Iran plans to hold the first startup weekend on senior care, ISNA reported on Wednesday.

  • mohammad javad azari jahromi 2019-05-22 19:27

    ICT ministry inaugurates projects worth $43 million

    TEHRAN – Information and Communication Technology (ICT) Minister Seyyed Mohammad Javad Azari Jahromi inaugurated four projects valued at 1.840 trillion rials (about $43 million) in northwestern West Azarbaijan province on Tuesday, IRNA reported.

  • پهپاد یمن 2019-05-22 19:27

    Yemeni drone attack targets jet hangars at Saudi airport

    TEHRAN- Yemeni armed forces have launched another retaliatory drone strike against an airport in Saudi Arabia’s southwestern Najran region, this time targeting hangars housing the regime’s warplanes.

  • Stock 2019-05-22 19:25

    TEDPIX gains 10,700 points in a month

    TEHRAN- Tehran Stock Exchange (TSE)’s main index (TEDPIX) increased 10,700 points or 5.24 percent to 215,092 during the past Iranian calendar month of Ordibehesht (April 21-May 21), Tasnim news agency reported on Wednesday.

  • The ruins of the eastern gate of a newly-discovered fortress in Egypt. 2019-05-22 19:23

    Remnants of Egyptian fortress once conquered by Achaemenid Persians discovered

    TEHRAN – Archaeologists in Egypt have found vestiges of a prehistorical fortress, which was once conquered by Achaemenid Persians during their expedition to the country, IRNA reported on Tuesday.

  • IRENEX 2019-05-22 19:21

    10th round of oil offering at IRENEX ends with no sales

    TEHRAN – The 10th round of National Iranian Oil Company (NIOC)’s light crude oil offerings at Iran Energy Exchange (IRENEX) ended on Tuesday with no sales, ILNA reported.

  • Hormozgan 2019-05-22 19:20

    Annual exports from Hormozgan Province at $16.5b

    TEHRAN- Commodities worth $16.5 billion were exported from Hormozgan Province in south of Iran during the past Iranian calendar year (ended on March 20, 2019), head of the province’s Industry, Mining and Trade Department announced.

  • mousavi 2019-05-22 19:13

    Tehran rebuffs Ottawa’s anti-Iran remarks

    TEHRAN – The Ministry of Foreign Affairs has dismissed recent allegations by Canada against Iran and its regional influence.

  • mousavi 2019-05-22 19:13

    Iran says its commitment to JCPOA will be commensurate to France’s

    TEHRAN - Iranian Foreign Ministry spokesman Seyyed Abbas Mousavi said on Tuesday that Iran is ready to implement the 2015 nuclear deal commensurate to what France and its European partners have been doing.

  • Rouhani 2019-05-22 19:12

    Rouhani: U.S. fighting 82 million Iranians, not just government

    TEHRAN – President Hassan Rouhani late on Tuesday denounced the U.S. sanctions campaign against Iran, saying Washington is “fighting” 82 Iranians not just the Iranian government.

  • dehghani 2019-05-22 19:10

    OIC should not be a platform for division: Iranian diplomat

    TEHRAN – Iranian Deputy Foreign Minister for Legal and International Affairs Gholam Hossein Dehghani said on Tuesday that the Organization of Islamic Cooperation should be a platform for promoting unity rather than division.

  • Tourist guide and international travelers pose for a photo during their visit to Sarv-e Abarkuh (“Cypress of Abarkuh”), which is estimated to date 4,500 years, in Yazd province, Iran. 2019-05-22 19:08

    Middle East leads global tourism arrivals growth in Q1

    TEHRAN – The Middle East tops international arrivals over the first quarter of 2019, with an eight percent growth year on year, according to the latest issue of the UNWTO World Tourism Barometer from the World Tourism Organization.