• Artificial lake ready for inauguration in Tehran 2019-07-31 18:04

    Artificial lake ready for inauguration in Tehran

    TEHRAN – A small, man-made lake is set to be officially opened to the public in northern Tehran. 

  • A general view of Lake Ovan 2019-07-21 20:38

    Lake Ovan: A charming destination for eco-tourists

    TEHRAN – Lake Ovan, locally called Daryacheh-ye Ovan, is a small alpine resort situated in Alamut region, Qazvin province.

  • Foreign nationals in Kurdish costumes attending the festival 2018-05-12 18:44

    Intl. fishing, cultural festival held in western Iran

    TEHRAN – The western Iranian city of Marivan, Kordestan province, played host to an international fishing and cultural festival on May 11.

  • Nasir Ahmad Nour 2017-10-31 20:36

    By Maryam Qarehgozlou

    Afghanistan, Iran join hands to preserve the Hamouns: envoy

    TEHRAN — A festering disagreement over allocation of water from Helmand River is threatening Iran and Afghanistan relationship as both neighboring countries are suffering from drought, climate change, sand and dust storms and the lack of proper water management.

  • Hoz-e Sultan salt lake 2017-02-06 14:36

    Hoz-e Sultan salt lake

    TEHRAN - Hoz-e Sultan, a lonely salt lake in the heart of Iran, resembles a gigantic natural mirror as its shallow water covers a vast plain of salt deposits. It is the epicenter of a relatively rich fauna as well. Tehran Times/ Edalat Abedini

  • festival 2016-11-02 17:56

    Iranian shorts line up for American festival

    TEHRAN – Five Iranian short films will go on screen at the third edition of the Lake Champlain International Film Festival (LCIFF), which will be held in Plattsburgh, New York from November 16 to 20.