Tehran

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  • “Laleh Abbasi” candlesticks are amongst best-seller handicrafts produced in Tehran province. Yesterday 21:40

    Glassware makes one-fourth of Tehran handicraft exports

    TEHRAN – Glassware accounts for almost one-fourth of handicrafts exports from Tehran province, a local tourism official has said.

  • ‘Tehran, Seoul to boost ties despite U.S. pressure’ 2018-09-16 02:10

    ‘Tehran, Seoul to boost ties despite U.S. pressure’

    TEHRAN – In a Saturday meeting, Asadollah Abbasi, the president of Iran-South Korea parliamentary friendship group, and Kang Seok-ho, a senior member of the South Korean National Assembly, agreed that bilateral relations must not be affected by U.S. pressure.

  • Araqchi - Rabbani 2018-09-16 01:26

    Tehran, Kabul explore ways to deepen ties 

    TEHRAN – At a meeting between Iran’s Deputy Foreign Minister Abbas Araqchi and Afghan President Ashraf Ghani in Kabul on Thursday, Tehran and Kabul pledged to deepen ties in various arenas including water sharing. 

  • Iran, allies agree to end terror in Idlib: Zarif 2018-09-15 20:31

    Zarif said says “oil and banks” are the litmus test for keeping the nuclear deal alive. 

    Tehran says will boost enrichment if EU acts passively

    TEHRAN – Tehran says it could increase uranium enrichment if the European Union continues to act passively in the wake of the U.S. withdrawal from the 2015 nuclear deal.

  • * A collection of photos depicting scenes of mourning ceremonies for the martyrdom of Imam Hussein (AS) and his companions in Iran will be put on display in an exhibition at Laleh Gallery from Septemb 2018-09-14 18:57

    What’s in Tehran art galleries

    * A collection of photos depicting scenes of mourning ceremonies for the martyrdom of Imam Hussein (AS) and his companions in Iran will be put on display in an exhibition at Laleh Gallery from September 21 to October 9.

  • Pakistan Defense Day commemorated in Tehran 2018-09-13 21:16

    By Afshin Majlesi

    Pakistan Defense Day commemorated in Tehran

    TEHRAN – A host of international envoys and military personnel marked the 53rd Pakistan Defense Day in a ceremony held on Wednesday evening at the Pakistan ambassador’s residence in Tehran.

  • Detail shows a massive oil-on-canvas painting which was put on show at the Louvre-lens from March to July 2018. It depicts Qajar-era politicians, courtiers and military aids. 2018-09-12 23:42

    Tehran exhibit features artworks back from Louvre-Lens

    TEHRAN – On Wednesday, an exhibition of Qajar-era (1785-1925) objects, which France’s Louvre-Lens had borrowed earlier this year for a home show, opened its doors to the public at the UNESCO-registered Golestan Palace in downtown Tehran.

  • Iran, Belarus hold consular meetings in Tehran 2018-09-12 10:03

    Iran, Belarus hold consular meetings in Tehran

    TEHRAN – Top officials from Iran and Belarus on Monday held the fifth round of meetings on consular affairs in a bid to boost relations between the two sides in different fields.

  • Rouhani-Putin- Erdogan 2018-09-11 14:18

    By Seyed Hossein Mousavian

    Why Iran prefers the Eastern bloc over The West

    As the military phase of the Syrian conflict reaches its final stages, the leaders of Russia, Iran, and Turkey met in Tehran on September 9 and reiterated in a joint statement that a political solution to the Syrian conflict requires inclusive, free, and fair elections with the participation of all eligible Syrians under appropriate UN supervision. They further reaffirmed their determination to cooperate to eliminate the Islamic State, the Nusra Front, al-Qaeda, and associated groups in Syria.

  • Araqchi Ryabkov 2018-09-10 20:33

    Tehran, Moscow confer on nuclear deal

    TEHRAN – In a meeting in Tehran on Monday, high-ranking Iranian and Russian officials discussed issues related to the 2015 nuclear deal and ways to keep the internationally-backed agreement alive.

  • * Idea Gallery is displaying a photo exhibition titled “Colorful Shawls”. 2018-09-08 18:46

    What’s in Tehran art galleries

    * Idea Gallery is displaying a photo exhibition titled “Colorful Shawls”.

  • A poster for a Persian teahouse painting exhibit at Tehran’s Farda Gallery 2018-09-08 18:42

    Tehran gallery to review Persian teahouse painting

    TEHRAN – Tehran’s Farda Gallery is reviewing Persian teahouse painting in an exhibition that opened on Friday.

  • روحانی، پوتین و اردوغان 2018-09-07 15:18

    Putin, Erdogan in Tehran for trilateral summit on Syria

    TEHRAN - Russian President Vladimir Putin and Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan have arrived in Tehran for talks with their Iranian counterpart Hassan Rouhani for a third summit on Syria.

  • پرچم ایران و عراق 2018-09-04 21:21

    Tehran says supporting new Iraqi government

    TEHRAN – In the statement on Tuesday, the Iranian Embassy in Baghdad said Tehran stands behind the new Iraqi government.

  • qassemi 2018-09-04 10:36

    Iran says will cooperate with any political bloc taking power in Iraq

    TEHRAN – The Iranian Foreign Ministry said on Monday that Tehran will continue cooperation with Iraq no matter what political faction will form the administration.

  • A scene from “The Marriage of Mr. Mississippi” directed by Ehsan Falahatpisheh at Nazerzadeh Kermani Hall in Tehran during September and October 2015 (Twall/Ziaeddin Safavian) 2018-09-03 18:57

    “The Marriage of Mr. Mississippi” to go on stage in Tehran

    TEHRAN – Iranian director Ehsan Falahatpisheh plans to restage Swiss writer Friedrich Dürrenmatt’s play “The Marriage of Mr. Mississippi” at the main hall of Tehran’s City Theater Complex on September 27.

  • Iranian airline starts Tehran-Kazan direct flight 2018-09-03 17:49

    Iranian airline starts Tehran-Kazan direct flight

    TEHRAN – Iran’s ATA Airlines on Sunday launched the first direct flight connecting Tehran to Kazan, the capital of the Republic of Tatarstan. 

  • Sets of installation and a collection of sculptures by Mohammad Rasulinejad are on display in an exhibition at Saless Gallery. 2018-08-31 19:06

    What’s in Tehran art galleries

    * Sets of installation and a collection of sculptures by Mohammad Rasulinejad are on display in an exhibition at Saless Gallery.

  • Vocalist Mohammad Motamedi (L) performs with the Orchestra of National Instruments in Tehran’s Ab-o-Atash Park on August 29, 2018 during an open-air concert conducted Ali-Akbar Qorbani (R). (Honaronli 2018-08-31 18:54

    Mohammad Motamedi performs open-air concerts in Tehran 

    TEHRAN – Iranian vocalist Mohammad Motamedi performed two open-air concerts in Tehran’s Ab-o-Atash Park on Wednesday and Thursday.

  • Police arrest 195 thugs in Tehran 2018-08-28 00:12

    Police arrest 195 thugs in Tehran

    TEHRAN – Tehran Police Chief Hossein Rahimi has said 195 thugs have been arrested in the capital as part of the police’s efforts to purge Tehran from vandalism, Fars reported on Monday.

  • Kurdish exhibitors pose for a photo in front of their stand on the opening day of the 30th National Crafts Exhibition at the Tehran Permanent International Fairground, August 25, 2018. 2018-08-27 08:33

    Artisans promote skills at national crafts exhibit

    Kurdish exhibitors pose for a photo in front of their stand on the opening day of the 30th National Crafts Exhibition at the Tehran Permanent International Fairground, August 25, 2018.

  • Lufthansa, Austrian and Turkish airlines continue flying to Tehran 2018-08-25 21:50

    Lufthansa, Austrian and Turkish airlines continue flying to Tehran

    TEHRAN – Lufthansa, Austrian and Turkish airlines along with several other international carriers have no plan yet to halt flying to Iran as news broke that three European airliners are to suspend services to the country.

  • * A large group of photographers is displaying their latest works selected by Hedyeh Darbani and Mohammad Hadavand in an exhibition at Sheis Gallery. 2018-08-24 18:52

    What’s in Tehran art galleries

    * A large group of photographers is displaying their latest works selected by Hedyeh Darbani and Mohammad Hadavand in an exhibition at Sheis Gallery.

  • Tehran to host “Les Misérables” during autumn 2018-08-20 19:10

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    Tehran to host “Les Misérables” during autumn

    TEHRAN – Iranian director Hossein Parsai plans to stage a musical based Victor Hugo’s French historical novel “Les Misérables” during autumn.

  • Lazic Library CEO Viktor Lazic in an undated photo 2018-08-19 18:56

    CEO of Serbian library Viktor Lazic to lecture in Tehran

    TEHRAN – The CEO of the Lazic Library in Serbia, Viktor Lazic, who is also heir to a long tradition of a family library that operated in Vojvodina from 1882 until 1977, is planning to deliver a speech about the library in Tehran. 

  • Historical site found in southern Tehran 2018-08-18 21:59

    Historical site found in southern Tehran

    TEHRAN – Tehran province’s cultural heritage director on Saturday said that traces of a historical site have been revealed near a southern sector of Imam Ali Highway that leads to the city of Rey.

  • Paintings by Morteza Nabipur are currently on display in an exhibition at Hepta Gallery. 2018-08-17 19:09

    What’s in Tehran art galleries

    * Paintings by Morteza Nabipur are currently on display in an exhibition at Hepta Gallery.

  • HOFEX 2018-08-15 18:59

    HOFEX 2018 running in Tehran

    TEHRAN- Iran’s 27th international exhibition of home furniture (HOFEX 2018) became operational at the Tehran Permanent International Fairground on Wednesday, IRIB reported.

  • A poster for the Khosro Sinai retrospective the Iranian Art Museum Garden in Tehran  2018-08-15 18:53

    Tehran to host Khosro Sinai retrospective  

    TEHRAN – The Iranian Art Museum Garden in Tehran will host a retrospective of filmmaker, musician and writer Khosro Sinai.

  • A woman visits the exhibition “Otto Wagner - Unlimited City” at the Niavaran Cultural Center in Tehran on August 14, 2018. (Honaronline/Hassan Motahari) 2018-08-15 18:45

    Tehran center showcases designs by Austrian architect Otto Wagner 

    TEHRAN – An exhibition displaying designs by Austrian architect and urban planner Otto Wagner (1841–1918), who was known for his lasting impact on the appearance of his hometown Vienna, is underway at the Niavaran Cultural Center in Tehran.