• IranAir to resume Istanbul flights after five-month halt over virus pandemic 2020-07-13 04:44

    IranAir to resume Istanbul flights after five-month halt over virus pandemic

    TEHRAN – Iran’s flag carrier Homa, known internationally as IranAir, is scheduled to resume Tehran-Istanbul flights following some five months of suspension over the outbreak of the coronavirus.

  • IranAir resumes flights to Europe after temporary halt over coronavirus 2020-03-11 19:28

    IranAir resumes flights to Europe after temporary halt over coronavirus

    TEHRAN – Iran’s flag carrier, IranAir on Wednesday resumed flights to European destinations following a temporary suspension over the outbreak of the coronavirus, according to sources.

  • A Mon Avis 2020-03-08 18:43

    Paris to host exhibition by Iranian photographers 

    TEHRAN – An exhibition of photos by the members of Iran’s Young Photographers’ House opened at Iran’s cultural office in Paris on Friday. 

  • A scene from “Hendi and Hormoz” by Iranian director Abbas Amini. 2020-02-26 18:27

    French festival to spotlight Iranian cinema

    TEHRAN – The 15th Panorama of Maghreb and Middle Eastern Cinemas, a Parisian international film festival, will review a lineup of the latest Iranian movies in a special section.

  • کاراته - عسگری - عباسعلی 2020-01-26 20:08

    Iran win two gold medals at Karate 1-Premier League Paris

    TEHRAN – Iranian karate fighters claimed two gold medals and one bronze at the Karate 1-Premier League Paris on Sunday.

  • Demonstrators gathered as part of a national strike protesting changes to the French pension system last week in Paris. (Credit...Kiran Ridley/Getty Images) 2019-12-10 21:23

    Iran issues travel advisory for France due to unrest

    TEHRAN – Iran’s Foreign Ministry on Tuesday issued a warning for Iranian citizens to postpone traveling to France amid ongoing protests and civil unrest in the European country.

  • Strait of Hormuz 2019-12-04 11:08

    By Maryam Khormaei

    Why Germany turned its back on parallel coalitions in Strait of Hormuz

    Germany recently announced it will not join the French-led mission in the Strait of Hormuz. This is while, not long ago, Berlin’s lack of support for Paris’s position on “the brain death of NATO” became a hot issue.

  • Situated halfway between Kashan and Fin in Isfahan province, Tapeh Sialk has yielded interesting pottery pieces, metal tools and domestic implements made from stone, clay and bone that date from as early as the 4th millennium BC. 2019-11-27 21:26

    Louvre hosts conference devoted to Iran’s ancient Sialk hills

    TEHRAN – The Louvre on Monday hosted an international conference on Tapeh Sialk (“Sialk hills”), which is one of the oldest and richest archaeological sites in central Iran.

  • Israel - France 2019-11-25 13:38

    By Ramin Hossein Abadian

    Paris seeking to hide support for terror in Syria through accusations

    The French government urged Iran on Wednesday to refrain from destabilizing actions in Syria.

  • Paris photo exhibit commemorates Abbas Kiarostami 2019-11-19 15:22

    Photo: Babak Borzouyeh

    Paris photo exhibit commemorates Abbas Kiarostami

    Parisians visit an exhibition of photos underway at the Gallery 21 in the French capital on November 18, 2019 to commemorate the legendary Iranian filmmaker and photographer Abbas Kiarostami. The collection was built by a group of Iranian photographers inspired by poems from Kiarostami’s book “Wind and Leaf” The exhibit, which also takes its title from the book, will be running until November 23. Photographer Babak Borzuyeh is the curator of the exhibit, which is being organized by Sheednegar Academy in Tehran in collaboration with the Farabi Cinema Foundation.

  • Cluster of French motorcyclists traversing Iran 2019-10-06 19:44

    Cluster of French motorcyclists traversing Iran

    TEHRAN - A 55-member group of French motorcyclists entered the country via the northwestern Bazargan border on Saturday on an itinerary that goes to the southern city of Shiraz.

  • Iranian adventurer tells of journey to the North Pole   2019-09-24 18:24

    By Afshin Majlesi 

    Iranian adventurer tells of journey to the North Pole  

    The North Pole is one of the most remote, yet inaccessible places on Earth. However, it is possible to reach there particularly in June and July when the ice is thinner.  

  • European bikers on way to Isfahan, Shiraz 2019-08-18 18:46

    European bikers on way to Isfahan, Shiraz

    TEHRAN – A group of European bikers arrived in Iran late on Saturday to follow their rally itinerary that includes Isfahan and Shiraz in heartland of the ancient country.

  • Qassemi 2019-07-13 22:34

    “Open doors of diplomacy” are Iran’s trump card: diplomat

    TEHRAN – Iran’s Ambassador to Paris, Bahram Qassemi, said on Saturday that Iran’s trump card is “open doors of diplomacy”.

  • Tehran Ambassador to Paris Bahram Qassemi (5th L) visits Révélations – Fine Craft and Creation Fair – on May 23, 2019. 2019-05-24 21:07

    Iran makes debut at renowned Révélations

    TEHRAN – Ten top Iranian handcrafters are showing skills at the Révélations – Fine Craft and Creation Fair, which is underway at the Grand Palais in Paris.

  • Huge Fire Breaks Out in Paris' Famous Notre Dame 2019-04-15 23:40

    Huge fire breaks out in Paris' Famous Notre Dame

    A massive fire broke out on April 15, 2019, at Paris' Notre Dame Cathedral, one of the most visited landmarks in the world. Police said the fire is possibly linked to a renovation project that was underway at the church's spire.

  • Paris-Isfahan-Samarkand tourist route proposed 2019-03-16 21:47

    Paris-Isfahan-Samarkand tourist route proposed

    TEHRAN – Head of Uzbekistan Center of Islamic Civilizations has proposed stablishing a touristic itinerary, which connects Paris to Isfahan and Samarkand, IRNA reported.

  • World has had enough of America’s unilateralism: Qassemi 2019-03-05 20:06

    Qassemi may be heading to Paris as envoy

    TEHRAN – The current spokesman of the Iranian Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Bahram Qassemi, will probably be dispatched to Paris as the Tehran’s ambassador.

  • ‘Paris event best opportunity to introduce Iranian cuisine’ 2019-03-05 09:46

    ‘Paris event best opportunity to introduce Iranian cuisine’

    TEHRAN – Iran’s opulent cuisines along with counterparts from across the globe are to be featured at the Gourmand World Summit in Paris, a prestigious event deemed to be the best opportunity to introduce Iranian gastronomy to the world.

  • Iranian Deputy Foreign Minister for Political Affairs Abbas Araqchi holds talks with French Foreign Ministry Secretary General Maurice Gourdault-Montagne in Paris on February 5, 2018. (Photo by IRNA) 2019-02-06 14:33

    Iran, three EU states to hold 1st round of expert-level talks on INSTEX in Paris soon

    Iran and its three European partners in the 2015 nuclear deal will soon begin talks in Paris, France, in an effort to work out the operational details of a newly-launched financial mechanism meant to protect Tehran-Europe trade ties against US sanctions.

  • Trump -  Emmanuel Macron 2019-01-30 10:01

    By Mohammad Ghaderi

    Paris is completing the U.S. puzzle against Iran  

    TEHRAN - Although the French government insists on showing itself in this equation as an independent actor, the particular insistence of Paris to oppose Iran's missile program is in line with the interests of the Trump government.

  • FATF 2019-01-06 11:49

    Pakistan sends ‘terror financing’ report to FATF

    TEHRAN - Pakistan has dispatched a Terror Financing Risk Assessment Report electronically to the Financial Action Task Force (FATF) in a bid to secure exit from the grey list of the Paris-based watchdog.

  • Rohingya 2018/10/10

    By Syed Zafar Mehdi

    Global media and Muslims: Selective coverage, selective outrage

    TEHRAN -“If you prick us, do we not bleed? If you tickle us, do we not laugh? If you poison us, do we not die? William Shakespeare’s lines in The Merchant of Venice hold true today.

  • Trump - Macron 2018-09-30 10:13

    By Hanif Ghaffari

    Washington's Isolation and Dual Game of Paris

    The United Nations General Assembly's meeting in New York uncovered Washington's isolation in the international system even more than before. The unilateralism of the United States and its illegal approach towards international agreements (e.g. its withdrawal from the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action) were criticized by our president at the UN.

  • france 2018-09-15 20:30

    La police fail Iran embassy

    TEHRAN – The French police failed to act swiftly to protect Iran’s diplomatic grounds when Komola terrorists assaulted the Iranian embassy in Paris on Friday.

  • Iran's embassy in Paris 2018-09-15 15:26

    Terrorists attack Iran's embassy in Paris: Report

    Iran’s Embassy in Paris has come under attack by alleged supporters of Iraq-based anti-Iran terrorists after the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) fired missiles at terrorist commanders in the Arab country's Kurdistan region.