• UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres and Qatari Foreign Minister Sheikh Mohammed bin Abdulrahman Al Than 2021-03-03 18:58

    Guterres, Qatar FM hold talks on JCPOA

    TEHRAN - In a phone conversation on Tuesday, UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres spoke with Qatari Foreign Minister Sheikh Mohammed bin Abdulrahman Al Thani discussing the 2015 nuclear deal – JCPOA - between Iran and 5+1 nations as well as Doha's efforts to revive the agreement.

  • Ambassador 2021-02-28 18:49

    Iran not interested in escalation with U.S.: ambassador

    TEHRAN – Iran has no interest in escalating tensions with the United States, Iran’s ambassador to the United Nations Majid Takht-Ravanchi has said. 

  • Qataro FM 2021-02-27 16:30

    Qatari FM meets E3 ambassadors to discuss JCPOA

    TEHRAN – Qatari Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs Sheikh Mohammed bin Abdulrahman Al-Thani met with the ambassadors of the three European countries that are signatories to the 2015 Iran nuclear deal.

  • Gigantic kilim carpet unveiled in southern Iran 2021-02-22 19:05

    Gigantic kilim carpet unveiled in southern Iran

    TEHRAN – A gigantic handwoven kilim carpet was unveiled on Sunday during an official ceremony held in the town of Ghirokarzin, southern Iran.

  • Araghchi 2021-02-16 22:26

    Iran deputy FM, Qatari envoy discuss regional issues

    TEHRAN – Iranian Deputy Foreign Minister for Political Affairs Seyed Abbas Araghchi met on Monday with Ali bin Fahad al-Hajari, the special representative of Qatar’s foreign minister for regional issues, to discuss regional issues.

  • Khatibzadeh 2021-02-15 15:50

    Iran hails Qatar’s efforts to revive JCPOA

    TEHRAN - Saeed Khatibzadeh, the Iranian Foreign Ministry spokesperson, on Monday welcomed Qatar for its efforts to revive the 2015 nuclear deal though he made it clear that Washington’s commitment to the JCPOA requires no mediation.

  • FM 2021-02-12 22:22

    Qatar FM says working to revive JCPOA

    TEHRAN - Qatari Foreign Minister Sheikh Mohammed bin Abdulrahman Al Thani said on Wednesday that his country is working to de-escalate tensions in the region through reviving the 2015 nuclear deal between Iran and world powers.

  • Lolwah al-Khater 2021-01-22 16:58

    Qatar voices readiness to mediate between Iran, U.S.

    TEHRAN – Qatar is ready to mediate between Iran and the United States as the new U.S. president, Joe Biden, assumes office after the turbulent years of the Trump administrations, Lolwah al-Khater, spokeswoman for Qatar’s Foreign Ministry, has said.

  • FM 2021-01-19 17:49

    Qatar urges Arab states to start talks with Iran

    TEHRAN – Qatar has called on the Persian Gulf’s Arab states to seize on the momentum of reconciliation drive in the region and patch up their differences with Iran.

  • FM 2021-01-08 20:11

    Qatar says deal with Saudis won’t affect ties with Iran

    TEHRAN – Following a landmark deal between Qatar and the so-called Arab quartet to end a three-year bitter Persian Gulf dispute, Doha announced that its decision to mend ties with the quartet will not affect its ties with Iran.

  • شورای همکاری خلیج فارس 2021-01-05 17:25

    Persian Gulf monarchies sign agreement to resolve diplomatic rift with Qatar

    The members of the Cooperation Council for the Arab States of the Persian Gulf, which includes Bahrain, the UAE, Qatar, Kuwait, Oman, and Saudi Arabia, have signed a "solidarity and stability" agreement that effectively puts an end to the diplomatic spat between Doha and other members of the council.

  • Submarine 2020-12-31 00:47

    Zarif: U.S. responsible for consequences of any adventurism in the region

    TEHRAN – Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has warned that the United States will bear responsibility for the consequences of any adventurism in the region, referring to some suspicious moves by the U.S. military.

  • AFC Asian Cup 2020-12-28 17:44

    Iran, India, Qatar, Saudi Arabia in contention to host AFC Asian Cup 2027

    TEHRAN - The Asian Football Confederation (AFC) has published the AFC Asian Cup 2027 Bid Books of the four Member Associations that remain in contention to host the AFC’s flagship competition – the All India Football Federation (AIFF), the Football Federation of the Islamic Republic of Iran (FFIRI), the Qatar Football Association (QFA) and the Saudi Arabian Football Federation (SAFF).

  • Qatar 2020-12-23 19:51

    Qatar calls for dialogue between Iran and Persian Gulf Arab states

    TEHRAN – Mohammad bin Abdulrahman Al Thani, the deputy prime minister and foreign minister of Qatar, has called for dialogue between Iran and the neighboring Arab states to deescalate tensions in the region.

  • Rouhani 2020-12-19 18:34

    Rouhani congratulates Qatar on National Day

    TEHRAN – Iranian President Hassan Rouhani sent a congratulatory message to the Emir of Qatar to express congratulations to him and the people of the country on the National Day of the State of Qatar.

  • Mohammed Ben Hamad Al-Hajri 2020-12-19 16:06

    Qatar reaffirms close relationship with Iran on National Day

    TEHRAN – Qatar’s Ambassador to Tehran, Mohammed Ben Hamad Al-Hajri, has reaffirmed the close relationship and mutual trust between Tehran and Doha.

  • هیات ورزشی قطر 2020-12-06 23:30

    Qatari sports officials meet Iran’s NOC president

    TEHRAN – Qatar Olympic Committee officials met Iran’s National Olympic Committee (NOC) president Reza Salehi Amiri on Sunday to discuss about 2030 Asian Games.

  • Row 2020-12-06 22:06

    Do not go gentle into that night

    TEHRAN – After more than three years of diplomatic tensions and media campaigns against each other, Saudi Arabia and Qatar seem to have ultimately decided to bury the hatchet, a move that prompted observers to ponder over what might have gotten the two archrivals to leave behind their differences and embark on a new policy of rapprochement.

  • Zarif 2020-12-05 18:10

    FM Zarif welcomes Kuwait efforts to end Persian Gulf crisis

    TEHRAN – Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has welcomed the Kuwaiti mediation efforts to bring an end to the three-year-long crisis between Qatar and the so-called Arab Quartet, which includes Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates, Bahrain, and Egypt.

  • Doha 2030 2020-12-05 14:46

    Qatari sports delegation to travel to Tehran Sunday

    TEHRAN – Qatari sports officials will travel to Tehran, Iran on Sunday, seeking support for hosting rights of the 2030 Asian Games.

  • Rouhani 2020-11-27 18:11

    Rouhani terms Israel ‘the enemy of entire region’

    TEHRAN — President Hassan Rouhani has voiced concerns over certain regional countries’ normalization of ties with Israel, saying the Zionist regime is the enemy of the entire region and Islamic countries.

  • شجاع خلیل زاده 2020-10-31 13:07

    By Farrokh Hesabi

    Iran football threatened by players exodus to Qatar

    TEHRAN - Iran has seen an increasing number of football players going to the Qatar Stars League (QSL) in recent years.

  • Ambassador 2020-10-02 23:57

    Iran appoints new ambassador to Qatar

    TEHRAN – Hamid Reza Dehghani-Poudeh has been appointed as the new Iranian ambassador to neighboring Qatar, succeeding Mohammad Ali Sobhani, who has been Tehran’s ambassador to Doha since November 2016.

  • Abdullah Abdullah 2020-09-27 21:19

    Abdullah Abdullah to visit Iran

    TEHRAN - Abdulla Abdullah, the head of Afghanistan’s peace council, plans to visit Iran after making a visit Islamabad, Pakistan.

  • Farhad Ghaemi 2020-09-23 17:00

    Fargad Ghaemi officially joins Al Rayyan of Qatar

    TEHRAN - Iran national volleyball team outside spiker Farhad Ghaemi was officially unveiled as Qatari club Al Rayyan player on Wednesday.

  • Zafar Iqbal Yousafzai 2020-09-16 00:46

    By Mohammad Mazhari

    Negotiations with Taliban proved U.S. policy in Afghanistan has badly failed: Pakistani analyst

    “Trump will pressure the Afghan government to make a deal before the U.S. Presidential elections”

    TEHRAN – A Pakistani political analyst says U.S. military campaign against the Taliban in Afghanistan “has badly failed”.

  • Ansarifard 2020-08-26 00:07

    Karim Ansarifard joins AEK Athens

    TEHRAN – Iran international forward Karim Ansarifard signed a deal with Greek football team AEK Athens.

  • Mutlaq bin Majed al-Qahtani 2020-08-12 18:54

    Qatar says PGCC’s Iran stance not reflecting position of members

    TEHRAN - Mutlaq bin Majed al-Qahtani, a senior Qatari Foreign Ministry official, has said that the latest anti-Iran stance of the Persian Gulf Cooperation Council does not reflect the position of member states.

  • Qatar Airways increases Doha-Shiraz flights 2020-08-02 21:03

    Qatar Airways increases Doha-Shiraz flights

    TEHRAN – Qatar Airways, the state-owned flag carrier of Qatar, has increased its Doha-Shiraz flights from four times to seven times a week.

  • Rouhani, Qatari emir 2020-07-31 18:40

    Rouhani calls Qatari emir, says security possible only through regional co-op

    TEHRAN – President Hassan Rouhani has said that regional security and stability can only be achieved through regional cooperation.