• Foreign Ministry 2021-11-30 22:27

    Foreign Ministry says most families of Ukraine plane victims have been compensated

    TEHRAN — In response to the Ukrainian Foreign Ministry statement about the Ukrainian plane crash incident, the Iranian Foreign Ministry released a statement on Tuesday clarifying on the latest developments surrounding the issue.

  • Trudeau appeals decision on indigenous children 2021-10-30 17:22

    Trudeau appeals decision on indigenous children

    TEHRAN - Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s government has filed a last minute appeal against a federal court decision which upheld a ruling that it must provide billions of dollars in compensation to indigenous children who suffered from discrimination by the country’s welfare system.

  • Trudeau finally meets indigenous leaders after snubbing invitation 2021-10-19 18:14

    Trudeau finally meets indigenous leaders after snubbing invitation

    TEHRAN - Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has met with indigenous leaders at a First Nations community around two weeks after he went away on holiday, missing a day the country designated to remember and honor residential schools victims and survivors.

  • والیبال جوانان 2021-10-03 23:46

    Iran finish ninth at 2021 FIVB U21 World Championship

    TEHRAN - Iran produced a 3-1 (25-17, 25-21, 25-27, 25-15) victory over Canada to finish the 2021 FIVB U21 World Championship on a high note and in the ninth place in the final standings.

  • دیدار تیم ملی والیبال ایران و کانادا 2021-07-28 06:21

    Iran shocked by Canada in straight sets: Tokyo 2020

    TEHRAN – Iran national volleyball team were shocked by Canada in straight sets (25-16, 25-20, 25-22) in Pool A of the 2020 Olympic Games on Wednesday.

  • First nation group calls on Canadian government to release residential school records 2021-07-17 12:07

    First nation group calls on Canadian government to release residential school records

    An indigenous group has called on the Canadian government and the Catholic Church to release the attendance records of a boarding school to help identify unmarked graves.

  • Canada 2021-07-14 01:54

    More unmarked graves discovered in Canada, how many more left?

    True Canada, unearthed...

    TEHRAN— As the search for discovering more unmarked graves continue, one thing can be said for sure. Canada, a country that commits “cultural genocide,” cannot decry over human rights.

  • Iran’s Deputy Foreign Minister for Legal and International Affairs Mohsen Baharvand 2021-07-04 15:15

    By Nader Farimani

    Iran has done all its duties on Ukrainian plane crash: deputy FM

    TEHRAN – In an exclusive interview with the Tehran Times, Iran’s Deputy Foreign Minister for Legal and International Affairs Mohsen Baharvand has elaborated on a range of issues concerning the Ukrainian place crash in Iran.

  • موج گرما در اروپا‎ 2021-07-03 21:10

    Record heat wave may have killed 500 people in western Canada

    Nearly 500 people may have been killed by record-breaking temperatures in Canada’s westernmost province, as officials warn the grim toll from “heat dome” could rise again as more deaths are reported.

  • Mass grave of indigenous people in Canada 2021-07-03 20:50

    Growing calls for Catholics to boycott Sunday mass in protest over heinous discoveries of Canadian n

    Calls are growing louder in Canada for church-goers to stay at home as a sign of solidarity with the country’s natives, amid growing discoveries of the bodies of indigenous children on the grounds of former church-run residential schools.

  • Deputy FM 2021-06-29 21:31

    Canada report makes no sense: deputy FM

    TEHRAN – Diplomatic tensions between Iran and Canada run high with a recent investigative Canadian report on a 2020 Ukrainian plane crash on the outskirts of the Iranian capital being the latest in a string of differences between the two countries. A senior Iranian diplomat told the Tehran Times that this report bears no legal meaning. 

  • Hundreds of indigenous bodies found in graves from Canada’s ‘cultural genocide’ 2021-06-26 13:14

    Hundreds of indigenous bodies found in graves from Canada’s ‘cultural genocide’

    A second chilling discovery has been found in Canada that contains the bodies of hundreds of indigenous people, many of them children, just weeks after a similar finding sent shockwaves across the country and the world.

  • Canada 2021-06-25 19:34

    Around 1,000 Indigenous child victims found in Canada in less than a month

    TEHRAN – In less than a month, Canada has unearthed yet another mass grave of Indigenous people who fell victim to the country’s racist policies in the not-so-distant past.

  • Baharvand 2021-06-25 19:33

    Iran warns Canada over ‘politicizing’ plane crash

    TEHRAN— Tehran has warned the Canadian government against political exploitation of the accidental downing of a Ukrainian passenger plane, saying Canada has no judicial qualification to issue unilateral or arbitrary reports on issues within the jurisdiction of another country.

  • “Mannequin” by Iranian director Mahnaz Valipur. 2021-06-20 18:42

    Regina festival to screen movies from Iran 

    TEHRAN – Four Iranian films will be competing in the Regina International Film Festival and Awards in Canada.

  • Baharvand 2021-06-19 23:02

    Iran deputy FM delivers speech at ICAO meeting

    TEHRAN - Iran’s Deputy Foreign Minister for Legal and International Affairs Mohsen Baharvand expounded on Tehran’s viewpoints and activities regarding the 2020 Ukrainian plane crash at a meeting of the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO), according to a statement issued by the Iranian Foreign Ministry.

  • Justin Trudeau 2021-06-12 08:25

    Canada deliberately sabotaging Iranian presidential polls

    TEHRAN — The secretary of the Iranian presidential election headquarters has chastised the Canadian government for its lack of cooperation in engaging Iranians living in Canada in the Iranian presidential elections.

  • Saeid Marouf 2021-06-03 17:13

    2021 VNL: Iran defeat Canada

    TEHRAN – Iran came from a set down to beat Canada 3-1 (22-25, 25-22, 25-22, 25-22) on Week 2 of the 2021 Men's Volleyball Nations League on Thursday.

  • Mass grave of indigenous people in Canada 2021-05-31 20:12

    Genocidal tragedy in the self-proclaimed bastion of human rights

    Praising humanity, Canadian style!

    TEHRAN - The heart-wrenching discovery of the Tk’emlups te Secwépemc First Nation children’s remains has sparked a heated debate over the gross violation of human rights in the recent history of Canada and how to heal the wounds of history that continue to fester even as Canada brags about its track record in respecting human dignity.

  • خطیب زاده 2021-05-21 22:19

    Iran calls Canadian court ruling legally unfounded

    TEHRAN — In a statement on Friday, the Iranian Foreign Ministry said a provincial Canadian court has no jurisdiction to rule on a claim for damages over the crash of a Ukrainian passenger plane near Tehran in January 2020.

  • “Hermit” by Iranian director Omid Mirzai. 2021-05-05 19:22

    Iranian movies competing in Grand River Film Festival

    TEHRAN – Seven shorts by Iranian filmmakers are competing in the 13th Grand River Film Festival, which is underway virtually in the Canadian Region of Waterloo. 

  • “White Winged Horse” directed by Mahyar Mandegar. 2021-05-02 19:16

    “White Winged Horse” named most innovative short at Canadian festival

    TEHRAN – Iranian director Mahyar Mandegar’s movie “White Winged Horse” has won the Senior Youth Jury Award for Most Innovative Short Film at the 23rd Reel to Reel Festival in Vancouver, Canada.

  • A poster for “This Side, Other Side” by Lida Fazli. 2021-04-05 18:58

    Gbeck Future Film Festival picks five movies from Iran 

    TEHRAN – Five movies from Iranian filmmakers will be screened at the 7th Gbeck Future Film Festival as “This Side, Other Side” from Iran won the award for best short animation beforehand at the Canadian event.

  • Mojan Kordi acts in a scene from the short drama “The Recess” directed by Navid Nikkhah-Azad. 2021-03-07 18:38

    “The Recess” star Mojan Kordi crowned best at Living Skies festival

    TEHRAN – Mojan Kordi won the award for the best performance at the 33rd Living Skies Student Film Festival in Canada for her role in the Iranian short drama “The Recess” directed by Navid Nikkhah-Azad, the organizers announced on Sunday.

  • khatibzadeh 2020-12-21 23:00

    Iran says Canada misusing the grief of Ukraine plane victims  

    TEHRAN – The Iranian Foreign Ministry on Monday lashed out at Canada for misusing the unfortunate downing of a Ukrainian passenger plane on January 8 near Tehran, saying the Ottawa government “is trading” with the grief of the bereaved families.

  • Sari Bashi 2020-11-23 10:56

    By Mohammad Mazhari

    Canada, U.S. have ‘selective’ approach toward human rights: lawyer

    TEHRAN – A human rights lawyer says the U.S. and Canada follow double standards toward human rights, noting that they “support human rights selectively”.

  • Mohsen Baharvand 2020-11-21 10:43

    By Mohammad Mazhari 

    Canada politicizing Ukraine plane crash: Iran’s Baharvand

    TEHRAN – Mohsen Baharvand, Iran's deputy foreign minister for legal and international affairs, says that Canada’s unilateral steps and statements against Iran on the Ukrainian plane crash is hampering Tehran’s efforts to clarify the truth.

  • Khatibzadeh 2020-11-20 17:38

    Tehran rejects anti-Iran human rights resolution

    Among the countries that back the Canadian-proposed resolution are the Israel, S. Arabia, Bahrain, UAE, and Albania

    TEHRAN — Tehran has dismissed as “unacceptable” a draft human rights resolution against Iran which was put forward by the Canadian government at the United Nations.

  • Haitham Abu Said 2020-11-12 00:33

    By Reza Moshfegh

    Ottawa a heaven for Iranian fraudsters: HRC ambassador at large to West Asia 

    TEHRAN - Canada claims to defend human rights while it sold nearly 3 billion Canadian dollars worth of arms to Saudi Arabia in 2019 which are chiefly used to kill innocent Yemeni citizens, including women and children.

  • Canada Iran 2020-11-11 10:54

    Canada’s double standard over human rights

    TEHRAN – As Iran and Ukraine move forward with their cooperation on the downed airplane, analysts put the spotlight on Canada’s double standards over human rights. Canada is making maverick efforts to use the airplane incident to turn up the heat on Iran.