New York


  • A drawing by Homa Delvari, whose works are on view on the Frieze Viewing Room in New York. 2021-05-08 18:46

    New York Frieze Viewing Room hangs works by Iranian artists

    TEHRAN – Frieze Viewing Room, an ambitious new digital initiative that has been launched with an online edition of Frieze New York, is showcasing a collection of works by Iranian artists in its annual exhibit for galleries from across the world.

  • “The Forbidden Strings” by Hassan Nuri. 2021-05-05 19:25

    Queens World Film Festival picks movies from Iran

    TEHRAN – Six movies from Iranian filmmakers will be screened in various categories of the Queens World Film Festival, which will take place from June 23 to July 3 across the Borough of Queens in the U.S. city of New York.

  • Paintings by Iranian artist Afra Safa are on view in an exhibition entitled “Dog Days” at Artifact in New York. 2020-12-19 18:15

    NY Artifact showcases works by Iranian artist Afra Safa

    TEHRAN – An exhibition of paintings by Iranian artist Afra Safa is currently underway at Artifact, a gallery in New York.

  • New York anti-lockdown protesters burn masks and carry "Stop Covid Tyranny" 2020-11-25 14:54

    New York anti-lockdown protesters burn masks and carry "Stop Covid Tyranny"

    Following new statewide coronavirus restrictions issued in New York, anti-lockdown protest broke out in the streets as some protesters burned face masks chanting "no more masks, burn the masks," "free your face," "no new normal" and "end fascism “on a New York City street on Sunday.

  • A poster for “The Evening Melody”. 2020-08-22 18:49

    Iranian play “Evening Melody” to go on stage at LimeFest 2020

    TEHRAN – “The Evening Melody”, a play written by Iranian writer Mahsa Talebi, will be staged at the LimeFest 2020, which is currently underway in New York.

  • New York 2020-04-18 00:10

    By Ali Akbar Janabzadeh

    Why New York?

    Unlike New York Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo who well-meaningly called the novel coronavirus “the great equalizer”, recent evidence proves COVID-19 is anything but an equalizer at least when it comes to race. 

  • نیویورک 2020-04-17 19:05

    By Faranak Bakhtiari

    Why COVID-19 death toll is so high in New York?

    TEHRAN – New York City has been hit so hard by the coronavirus outbreak more than any other city and even some countries around the world, as the number of New Yorkers died of the virus surged to 14,000 on Friday, with a total of 222,000 confirmed cases.

  • Recovered Achaemenid ‘guard’ to go on show at Milad Tower 2019-12-14 19:39

    Recovered Achaemenid ‘guard’ to go on show at Milad Tower

    TEHRAN – A limestone relief of an Achaemenid Persian guard, which was brought back home from the U.S. last year, will go show in a month-long exhibit at Tehran’s Milad Tower.

  • Rouhani leaving for New York to attend UN summit 2019-09-22 18:58

    Rouhani set to travel to New York on Monday

    TEHRAN – President Hassan Rouhani is set to travel to New York on Monday to attend the annual United Nations General Assembly meeting, according to the president’s office.

  • annual UN General Assembly meeting 2019-09-18 14:06

    Iranian president’s visit to UN meeting in New York may be canceled 

    TEHRAN - Iranian President Hassan Rouhani and his accompanying delegation may not be able to attend the annual UN General Assembly meeting in New York as the United States has so far failed to issue visa for the visit.

  • Abe/Rouhani 2019-09-17 18:57

    By staff and agency

    Rouhani, Abe to meet in New York

    Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said on Tuesday he would meet Iranian President Hassan Rouhani in New York in the current month.

  • Zarif 2019-07-13 20:13

    Zarif departs to New York

    TEHRAN – Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif departed to New York on Saturday to attend the annual meeting of the United Nations Economic and Social Council.

  • zarif 2018-09-29 19:44

    Zarif meets his counterparts in New York

    TEHRAN – Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif met separately with his counterparts from various countries in New York on Friday on the sidelines of the UN General Assembly conference.

  • “Alphabet” by director Kianush Abedi. 2018-09-29 17:43

    “Alphabet” picked as best animation at New York festival

    TEHRAN – Iranian director Kianush Abedi’s “Alphabet” has been selected as best animated movie at the Revolution Me Film Festival in the United States, the organizers have announced.

  • President Rouhani held amicable talks with Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad in New York on Wednesday.  Rouhani praised the friendly and brotherly relations between Iran and Malaysia and called for deepening ties in line with the interests of the two nations. 2018-09-28 22:38

    Rouhani meets world leaders in New York

    TEHRAN – During his visit to New York, President Hassan Rouhani met with a number of top world leaders and discussed a range of issues including bilateral relations and the nuclear deal Iran and six world powers struck in 2015.

  • Ghani-Trump 2018-09-25 11:16

    Donald Trump refuses to meet Afghan President

    TEHRAN - Afghan President Ashraf Ghani has reportedly cancelled his visit to New York to attend the UN General Assembly (UNGA) session after Donald Trump refused to meet him, said a media report.

  • Zarif to attend UN peacebuilding meeting in New York 2018-04-19 13:15

    Zarif to attend UN peacebuilding meeting in New York

    TEHRAN – Foreign Minister Mohammad-Javad Zarif is scheduled to leave Tehran for New York on Thursday to attend the UN General Assembly High-Level Meeting on Peacebuilding and Sustaining Peace on April 24-25, the Foreign Ministry spokesman Bahram Qassemi has said.