• Hamidreza Sadr 2021-07-16 14:35

    Iranian football critic Hamidreza Sadr passes away

    TEHRAN – Iranian long-serving football critic, author and historian passed away at the age of 65 on Friday.

  • Journalists killed in accident laid to rest 2021-06-26 17:55

    Journalists killed in accident laid to rest

    TEHRAN – Reyhaneh Yassini and Mahshad Karimi, two female journalists from IRNA and ISNA news agencies respectively, who had been killed in a car accident on Wednesday were laid to rest on Friday.

  • Fatollah Fathi 2020-05-31 16:52

    Iranian veteran journalist Fathi dies

    TEHRAN – Iran long-serving journalist Fatollah Fathi passed away at the age of 58 on Sunday.

  • Journalist and senior editor Yuram Abdullah Weiler poses at his home in Las Cruces, New Mexico. 2020-05-04 11:10

    By Seyyed Mostafa Mousavi Sabet

    A heart full of affection for Iran beats in U.S.

    What words and phrases can describe the kindness of a man who has begun his every day over the past 12 years after his namaz by editing articles for the Tehran Times fi sabilillah – for the sake of Allah? He is Brother Yuram Abdullah Weiler, a man with a heart full of love for Iran, who lives with his kind wife, Batyah, in Las Cruces, New Mexico. 

  • A view of the UNESCO-tagged Persepolis, situated some 60 km northward of Shiraz, southern Iran 2019-11-08 19:05

    Indian journalists on fam tour across Iran 

    TEHRAN - A delegation of Indian journalists and media personnel has commenced a familiarization tour across Iran with the aim of getting acquainted with its medical tourism potentials, tourist destinations, natural landscapes, local people and their traditions.

  • تورج لارودی 2019-05-25 18:54

    Iranian journalist Touraj Laroudi passes away

    TEHRAN – Iranian long-serving sports journalist Touraj Laroudi died at the age of 68 on Saturday.

  • Italo-Iranian journalist Davood Abbasi in an undated photo. 2019-05-15 22:48

    ‘I do not believe that information in Iran is filtered more than Western countries’

    TEHRAN – The Italo-Iranian journalist Davood Abbasi has said that he doesn’t believe that information in Iran is filtered more than Western countries.

  • پرویز زاهدی 2019-03-20 01:09

    Iranian renowned sports journalist Parviz Zahedi dies

    TEHRAN, March 19, 2019 – Iranian long-serving sports journalist Parviz Zahedi died at the age of 85 on Monday.

  • Protestors urge release of Iranian journo from U.S. jail 2019-01-21 11:47

    Protestors urge release of Iranian journo from U.S. jail

    TEHRAN – Iranian protesters on Sunday rallied outside the Swiss Embassy in Tehran, which represents American interests, to condemn the detention in Washington of Press TV journalist and news presenter Marzieh Hashemi.

  • Marzieh Hashemi 2019-01-21 10:07

    By Sondoss Al Asaad

    Why Marzieh Hashemi?

    BEIRUT - Marzieh Hashemi, aka Melanie Franklin, is a veteran American-African journalist who has converted to Islam, in the wake of the 1979's Islamic revolution and has worked as a journalist in the Islamic Republic of Iran, since 2008.

  • Zarif slams U.S. arbitrary arrest of Press TV anchor Marzieh Hashemi 2019-01-19 12:30

    ‘Victimized for advocating African Americans’

    U.S. District Court confirms Press TV journalist detained as a material witness

    TEHRAN –Press TV anchor Marzieh Hashemi was arrested in the U.S. for her advocacy of African Americans, says a petition on under the headline “FREE MARZIEH HASHEMI - American Citizen- Journalist”. crimes. 

  • Afghanistan 2018-12-19 20:01

    By Syed Zafar Mehdi

    'Afghanistan deadliest country in world for journalists in 2018'

    TEHRAN - Journalists in Afghanistan, where the foreign-imposed war has now stretched into its 18th year, continue to walk a tightrope, living dangerously while trying to report the daily incidents.

  • Kashmir 2018-12-02 08:50

    Deadliest month for militancy in Kashmir

    THERAN_ As an indicator of worsening security situation in Indian controlled Kashmir, this month has been the deadliest so far this year with increase in casualties.

  • Kashmiri journalist Shujaat Bukhari 2018-11-29 02:33

    Assassin of Kashmiri journalist gunned down

    TEHRAN _At least two militants including the one allegedly involved in the murder of prominent Kashmiri journalist Shujaat Bukhari were killed in an encounter with security forces in central Kashmir’s Budgam district on Wednesday.

  • Khashoggi 2018/11/10

    By Syed Zafar Mehdi

    Saudi regime’s war on free speech, free press

    TEHRAN _ A free and independent media is the watchdog of society, custodian of public interest and stimulus of political and social change. For a free and fearless journalist, truth is sacred, even though it may be unpalatable. In our times, to invoke George Orwell, telling a truth has become a revolutionary act, and often it has landed journalists and activists in troubled waters.

  • Afghanistan 2018-10-17 20:49

    By Syed Zafar Mehdi

    Journalists in war-ravaged Afghanistan continue to walk a tightrope

    TEHRAN- s violence against journalists surges in Afghanistan and government faces the heat for failing to safeguard their rights, President Ashraf Ghani says his government is not at odds with the media and that government and the media should work together and be committed to implementing the law.

  • Jamal Khashoggi 2018-10-07 08:26

    Missing Saudi journalist killed at consulate in Turkey: Sources

    Authorities in Turkey have indicated that Jamal Khashoggi, a prominent Saudi journalist known for his criticism of then kingdom, could have been killed at Saudi Arabia’s consulate in Istanbul where he went missing in on Tuesday.

  • Bangladesh 2018-08-12 11:08

    Bangladesh govt under fire as student protests grow

    TEHRAN - With student protests against the lack of road safety measures in Bangladesh growing, the government led by Sheikh Hasina is increasingly finding itself in troubled waters. The government has been criticized by rights activists across the world for using force to quell the protests.

  • Students, journalists protest against Bangladesh govt 2018-08-09 12:52

    Students, journalists protest against Bangladesh govt

    Journalists in Bangladesh have gave a 72-hour ultimatum to the Sheikh Hasina government to arrest miscreants responsible for attacks on media persons while covering the protests by students over road safety, according to media reports.

  • Kashmir 2018-07-17 11:06

    Kashmiri journalists register strong protest against ‘government harassment’

    TEHRAN -A day after a Kashmiri journalist Hakim Aaqib working with a Srinagar-based daily Kashmir Observer was summoned by the National Investigative Agency (NIA) to New Delhi, journalist bodies in Kashmir expressed shock and anger over what they termed ‘continued harassment’ by government agencies.

  • Omar R. Quraishi 2018-07-17 10:44

    Syed Zafar Mehdi

    ‘Pakistan has come out of America’s shadow and CPEC project is a good example of that’

    TEHRAN - Omar R. Quraishi is a senior Pakistani journalist and commentator. He has worked with Dawn, Express Tribune, The News, ARY TV, Samaa TV and is currently media consultant to Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) chairman Bilawal Zardari Bhutto