Mehdi Sepahvand

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  • Kamalvandi 2019-08-05 21:02

    By Mehdi Sepahvand

    Iran considering technical needs when downscaling nuclear commitments: spokesman

    TEHRAN – Any time Iran decides to downscale its commitments to the 2015 nuclear deal, it will see what it technically needs to decide on the kind of limitations it will overlook, the country’s nuclear spokesman says.

  • Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif 2019-08-05 13:45

    By Mehdi Sepahvand

    Zarif says while in UN he was told to go to White House or be sanctioned

    TEHRAN – Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif told a press conference on Monday that while he was in New York the Americans told him that if he did not accept to go to the White House to meet President Donald Trump he will be sanctioned in two weeks.

  • Seyyed Abbas Mousavi 2019-05-19 19:49

    By Mehdi Sepahvand

    U.S. airline call serving ‘psychological warfare’

    TEHRAN - A recent call by the United States administration to American airliners to avoid flying over the Persian Gulf is a tool of psychological warfare, according to Iran’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs.

  • عید نوروز خراسان شمالی 2017-03-18 12:50

    By Mehdi Sepahvand

    Iran’s rite of house cleaning before Noruz

    As the Noruz approaches, Iranians make attempt to renew their living environment. This is done by cleaning their houses spick and span in what is called “khooneh tekooni”. Iranians spend the few weeks to the New Year doing this. They remove the carpets, wash them, mop the floor, the walls, furniture, and everything else.

  • Hermidas Bavand 2017-02-14 10:04

    By Mehdi Sepahvand, Katya Bohdan

    Iran should not put all eggs in one basket: professor 

    ‘Iran paying dearly for opposing Israel’

    TEHRAN – Iran should not put all its eggs in one basket and it is necessary to establish “good ties” with all countries, says Davoud Hermidas Bavand, a politics professor at the University of Tehran. 

  • Luristan’s elaborate Ashura rite 2016-10-16 18:28

    Luristan’s elaborate Ashura rite

    TehranTimes-This year the Tehran Times traveled to Khorramabad, the capital of Luristan province in western Iran, where they have an elaborate set of observations for the religious mourning occasion of Ashura.

  • Luristan’s elaborate Ashura rite 2016-10-16 18:19

    By Mehdi Sepahvand

    Luristan’s elaborate Ashura rite

    TehranTimes-This year the Tehran Times traveled to Khorramabad, the capital of Luristan province in western Iran, where they have an elaborate set of observations for the religious mourning occasion of Ashura.

  • Nicholas Hopton 2016-10-04 13:35

    Video: Tehran Times interview with British ambassador

    TEHRAN- British Ambassador to Tehran Nicholas Hopton on Sept. 27 receives the Tehran Times team at the Embassy to answer some questions shortly after taking office.

  • Jalal ad-Din Muhammad Rumi 2016-10-01 09:40

    By Mehdi Sepahvand, Ali Kushki

    Aleppo-educated Rumi, Messiah missing to an extremist world

    September 30 was the birth anniversary of Jalal ad-Din Muhammad Rumi, Persian poet and Sufi master born in 1207, and the Rumi Day named in his honor as a globally acclaimed poet.

  • 01sp1 farhadi 600.jpg 2016/09/05

    By Mehdi Sepahvand

    A revolutionary Farhadi screened in the straightforward ‘The Salesman’

    Asghar Farhadi’s “The Salesman” is being screened in Iran and keeps to attract many lovers of the Oscar-winning filmmaker.

  • 02sp1 vietnam 270.jpg 2016-09-05 10:22

    By Mehdi Sepahvand

    Vietnam shows rich culture at National Day event in Tehran

    Representing the Tehran Times, I was among the invitees of the Vietnamese National Day ceremony at the Southeast Asian country’s embassy in Tehran on Saturday evening.