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  • Brexit 2019-01-16 12:22

    EU regrets after Brexit deal rejected by British Parliament

    The risk of a disorderly Brexit has increased since the Withdrawal Agreement was turned down by British MPs on Tuesday evening, arousing dismay and regret by European Union (EU) leaders.

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  • Marzieh Hashemi 2019-01-16 11:19

    Press TV anchor Marzieh Hashemi jailed in U.S. on unspecified charges

    Marzieh Hashemi, a journalist and anchor working for Iran’s English-language Press TV television news network, has been detained and imprisoned in the United States for unspecified reasons.

  • امیر سرخوش 2019-01-16 11:02

    Iran’s Amir Sarkhosh wins gold at 6 Red World Cup

    TEHRAN - Iran’s Amir Sarkhosh marvelous run in the 2019 IBSF 6 Red World Cup in Doha, Qatar ended with a gold medal.

  • DOE, ICT Ministry sign MOU for preventing and fighting wildfire in Golestan National Park 2019-01-16 09:54

    DOE, ICT Ministry to prevent, fight wildfires in Golestan National Park

    TEHRAN – The Department of Environment (DOE) and the Ministry of Information and Communications Technology (ICT) have inked a memorandum of understanding (MOU) to contain natural disasters such as wildfires using modern technologies in Golestan National Park, northern Iran.

  • Pompeo: Sanctions aim to improve Iranians’ livelihood 2019-01-16 09:33

    By M.A. Saki

    Pompeo is the wrong man for his post 

    It is hard to comprehend that a person like Mike Pompeo is the chief diplomat of an important country like the United States. His career is alien to diplomacy. 

  • The rise of far right populism in Europe ahead of EU elections 2019-01-16 09:23

    By Punsara Amarasinghe

    The rise of far right populism in Europe ahead of EU elections

    Populism in Europe as a civilizational legacy has a deeply rooted history which dates back to Greco Roman antiquity and as it has been recorded by classical historians like Livy, the overarching political structure of Roman republic nailed by populism that arose as a result of the loopholes of the system.

  • Hossein Askari 2019-01-16 09:19

    By Mohammad Ghaderi & Javad Heirannia

    Russia interfered in U.S. elections to get Trump elected: Askari

    TEHRAN – Professor Hossein Askari, an expert on Saudi Arabia who also teaches international business at the George Washington University, believes that “Trump has had business dealings with the Russians for many years. They have helped him.

  • Theresa May’s Brexit Deal Is Crushed by Parliament 2019-01-15 23:40

    Theresa May’s Brexit Deal Is Crushed by Parliament

    Prime Minister Theresa May on Tuesday suffered a humiliating defeat over her plan to withdraw Britain from the European Union, thrusting the country further into political chaos with only 10 weeks to go until it is scheduled to leave the bloc.

  • IRGC chief: Iran in economic war with enemy 2019-01-15 22:51

    IRGC chief: Iran in economic war with enemy

    TEHRAN – Commander of the Islamic Revolution Guard Corps (IRGC) Mohammad Ali Jafari on Tuesday highlighted reasons behind financial problems facing the country, saying the Islamic Republic is in an economic war with the enemy.

  • Leader calls for full probe into cargo plane crash 2019-01-15 22:51

    Leader calls for full probe into cargo plane crash

    TEHRAN – Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Ali Khamenei on Tuesday offered his condolences over the crash of a cargo plane in Iran's northern city of Karaj, west of Tehran, and urged the relevant authorities to fully examine the incident.

  • 14 arrested in paper import cases 2019-01-15 22:50

    14 arrested in paper import cases

    TEHRAN – Tehran Prosecutor Abbas Jafari Dolatabadi says 14 people have been arrested in cases related to paper import, while three of the main culprits have fled abroad.

  • MP: ‘We must not go easy on Poland’ 2019-01-15 22:50

    MP: ‘We must not go easy on Poland’

    TEHRAN – Chairman of the Majlis Nuclear Committee Mojtaba Zonnour has called on the Foreign Ministry to take a firm stance against Poland’s decision to host an anti-Iran summit.

  • tajikistan 2019-01-15 22:50

    Iran-Tajikistan cooperation essential to fighting terrorism: MP

    TEHRAN - Jalil Rahimi Jahanabadi, an Iranian MP and head of the Iran-Tajikistan parliamentary friendship group, said on Tuesday that Iran-Tajikistan cooperation is essential to fight terrorism.

  • Erdogan says plans to meet with Putin, Rouhani 2019-01-15 22:49

    Erdogan says plans to meet with Putin, Rouhani

    TEHRAN – Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said on Tuesday he plans to meet with his Russian and Iranian counterparts, Vladimir Putin and Hassan Rouhani, TASS reported.

  • gharib 2019-01-15 22:48

    Diplomat says terrorism is an international challenge

    TEHRAN - Kazem Gharib Abadi, Iran’s representative to the Vienna-based international organizations, has said that terrorism is a serious challenge to the international community.

  • Pompeo’s anti-Iran tour doomed to failure: Rouhani 2019-01-15 22:46

    “U.S. seeking to build a wall around Iran”

    Pompeo’s anti-Iran tour doomed to failure: Rouhani

    TEHRAN – President Hassan Rouhani said on Tuesday U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo’s anti-Iran Middle East tour is doomed to failure, no matter how long it lasts, Mehr reported.

  • Space sector budget has increased 2019-01-15 22:43

    Iran enjoys development in space technology: official

    TEHRAN – Iran is now absolutely powerful in designing and manufacturing satellites and enjoy day-to-day development in space technology, the head of Iranian Space Agency Morteza Barari said, Mehr reported on Sunday.

  • National document on sexual health training being prepared 2019-01-15 22:41

    National document on sexual health training being prepared

    TEHRAN – The national document on sexual health education and training is being prepared by the Ministry of Education in cooperation with the Ministry of Health and the Supreme Council of the Cultural Revolution, Tasnim reported on Tuesday.

  • Over 1.2m infants undergone hearing screening test 2019-01-15 22:39

    Over 1.2m infants undergone hearing screening test

    TEHRAN – The welfare Organization has conducted hearing screening test on 1.210 million newborns since the beginning of the current Iranian calendar year (March 21, 2018), Mehr news agency reported on Monday.

  • Tehran to host environmental impact assessment conference 2019-01-15 22:37

    Tehran to host environmental impact assessment conference

    TEHRAN – The 16th national conference on environmental impact assessment will be held in Tehran on February 20-21, Mehr news agency reported on Monday.

  • سورنا ستاری 2019-01-15 21:46

    Human resources main element for wealth creation: VP

    TEHRAN – Human resources is the most important element in the country which can create wealth, vice president for science and technology Sourena Sattari said during his speech at the 24th Razi Research Festival on Medical Science, which was held in Tehran on Sunday.

  • IRGC inaugurates 5,400 projects in underprivileged areas 2019-01-15 20:51

    IRGC inaugurates 5,400 projects in underprivileged areas

    TEHRAN — The Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) inaugurated some 5,400 projects implemented in underprivileged areas across the country, IRIB reported on Tuesday. 

  • salehi 2019-01-15 20:41

    Iran can resume 20% enrichment in 4 days: Salehi

    TEHRAN - Ali Akbar Salehi, director of Iran’s Atomic Energy Organization, has said that Iran can resume uranium enrichment to the purity of 20 percent in 3-4 days.

  • Bank of Japan 2019-01-15 20:38

    Japan banks set to resume Iran oil transactions after regulatory clearance

    Major Japanese banks are set to resume Iranian oil transactions after receiving final regulatory clearance, paving the way for the country's refiners to begin loadings as early as this month, sources with direct knowledge of the matter told S&P Global Platts Tuesday.

  • Aluminum ingot production 2019-01-15 20:24

    Aluminum ingot production exceeds 228,300 tons in 9 months

    TEHRAN- Three major aluminum ingot producers in Iran produced 228,314 tons of ingots during the first nine months of the current Iranian calendar year (March 21- December 21, 2018), IRNA reported.

  • Masoud Khansari 2019-01-15 20:23

    Private sector seeking imports not relying on NIMA

    TEHRAN- Regrading the urgent need of producers for the raw materials and also for machineries, setting up a mechanism for imports of such goods not relying on receiving foreign currency through NIMA is now seen more necessary, head of Tehran Chamber of Commerce, Industries, Mines and Agriculture (TCCIMA) stressed.

  • Transit 2019-01-15 20:22

    Transit of goods via Iran increases 4% in 9 months on year

    TEHRAN- Transit of commodities via Iran rose four percent during the nine-month period from March 21 to December 21, 2018 from the same period of time in its previous year, Reza Nafisi, director general of Transit and International Transportation Department in Iran Road Maintenance & Transportation Organization, informed, IRIB reported.

  • Chinese investment 2019-01-15 20:22

    Chinese investment in Abadan Refinery at $2b

    TEHRAN - Alireza Sadeq-Abadi, the managing director of National Iranian Oil Refining and Distribution Company (NIORDC) said China has already made some $2 billion of investment in the development project of Abadan Refinery in southwest of Iran.

  • Meshkinfam 2019-01-15 20:21

    Development of Kish Gas Field awarded to POGC

    TEHRAN- Development of Kish Gas Field was awarded to Pars Oil and Gas company (POGC), Mohammad Meshkinfam, the company’s managing director, announced.