Iranian people

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  • Ashura 2020-08-26 18:54

    Ashura uprising is epitome of sacrifice and solidarity

    TEHRAN- Commemorating the martyrdom of Imam Hussein (AS) has played a major role in strengthening the solidarity and the spirit of making sacrifices in the history of the Islamic Republic of Iran, a religion expert tells the Tehran Times.

  • Wax effigies are on show at the centuries-old Hammam-e Vakil (once a public bathhouse) in Shiraz, southern Iran. (Photo credit: Flickr) 2020-04-19 19:30

    Setting up national museum of anthropology is a necessity: expert

    TEHRAN – Establishing a national museum of anthropology in Iran is a necessity to turn the spotlight on all people, local communities and folk cultures, director of Iran’s Anthropological Research Center, has said.

  • Funeral of an unidentified martyr in Navy’s town 2020-01-28 16:21

    Photo: Bahman Vakhshour

    Funeral of an unidentified martyr in Navy’s town

    A funeral ceremony was held today in the Navy town of Tehran for an unidentified 23-year-old diver who was martyred in the Iran-Iraq war. The burial was attended by Navy Commander Rear Admiral Khanzadi.

  • Snow blankets the Iranian capital 2020-01-19 21:17

    Photo: Bahman Vakhshour

    Snow blankets the Iranian capital

    Tehraners experienced their first serious winter snow on Sunday. The rather heavy snowfall forced officials to close schools and some universities in the province.

  • Tehraners hold rally to commemorate Dey 9 epic 2019-12-30 11:53

    Photo: Bahman Vakhshour

    Tehraners hold rally to commemorate Dey 9 epic

    People of Tehran have taken to the streets on Monday to commemorate Dey 9 Epic, which refers to the mass rallies held in support of the Iranian Establishment to put an end to months of foreign-sponsored unrest after the 2009 Presidential Elections.

  •  File photo depicts a man visiting giant Kaluts of Shahdad, a major part of the UNESCO-registered Lut desert, in Kerman province, southeastern Iran. 2019-12-18 18:53

    Swiss traveler astonished by charms of Kerman province

    TEHRAN – Swiss globetrotter Lola Bernardoni, who has recently toured Kerman, says she was astounded to find such top tourist attractions across the southeastern Iranian province.

  • This file photo depicts a foreign female cyclist in a mountainous road, Iran. 2019-11-02 19:24

    Austrian traveler tells of cycling adventures in Iran

    TEHRAN – A quick online search for memories and travelogues by foreign nationals so far visited Iran easily shows that it is one of the most misinterpreted countries on Earth. A strong reason is that almost every outsider who has the opportunity to visit Iran falls in love with the ancient land, its warm and generous people!

  • Rouhani 2019-10-20 18:28

    Rouhani: Iran to continue resisting against foes’ plots, pressures

    TEHRAN – Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said on Saturday night that the only way to foil enemies’ plots is to resist against their pressures.  

  • A foreign couple (L) poses for a photo during a visit to the UNESCO-tagged Imam Square, Isfahan, central Iran. 2019-10-16 19:02

    Iran is a perfect destination to travel to, Dutch filmmaker says

    TEHRAN – “Whenever Iran is in the news, it is about something negative. That made me skeptical — can a country be as bad as the media depicts it? I wanted to investigate for myself if Iran is open to foreigners and if it is a safe place to visit, and also share my travel experiences with the world,” Reinier van Oorsouw, a Dutch photographer and filmmaker has said.

  • Ciara and Lennart in their camper van (Photo: Maryam Kamyab, July 29,  2019) 2019-08-02 20:13

    By Afshin Majlesi, Mehdi Sepahvand

    Belgian globetrotters share us their new perception of Iran

    TEHRAN – Last Monday, a Belgian couple, who are on an overland journey to China, paid a visit to The Tehran Times, where they let us share their views, experiences and feelings about Iran in a cozy chat with the daily.

  • James M. Dorsey 2018-11-14 10:41

    By Javad Heirannia

    U.S. new sanctions will impact Iranians: Dorsey

    TEHRAN - James M. Dorsey, a senior fellow at the S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies at Singapore's Nanyang Technological University, says the new U.S. sanctions will affect the lives of the Iranian people. 

  • Zarif- Pompeo 2018-11-13 14:51

    Zarif says Pompeo must take responsibility for his own words to starve Iranians

    TEHRAN - Iran's Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif on Monday said U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo must take responsibility for his own words by announcing that the U.S. is seeking to starve Iranians through sanctions.