• 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

  • مرحوم رضا مقدسی 2018-02-03 08:27

    By Mohammad Ghaderi

    Moghaddasi remains in our hearts as an ethical journalist 

    Reza Moghaddasi, the former director of the Tehran Times and Mehr news agency, didn’t just have high morals and values as a manager, he was also an ethical journalist.

  • مرحوم ایرج باباحاجی - خبرنگار ورزشی 2017-08-26 00:51

    Iranian sports journalist Babahaji dies at 47

    Iranian sports journalist Iraj Babahaji passed away at the age of 47 on Thursday.

  • عطاء الله بهمنش - گزارشگر ورزشی 2017-07-03 18:58

    Iran’s long-serving journalist Behmanesh passes away

    TEHRAN – Iran’s long-serving journalist Ataollah Behmanesh passed away at the age of 94 in Tehran’s Bank Melli Hospital on Sunday.

  • عباس عبدالملکی و ناصر احمدپور 2017-04-02 19:29

    Long serving Iranian sports journalist Abbas Abdolmaleki passes away

    Iranian veteran sports journalist Abbas Abdolmaleki passes away from kidney disease at the age of 55.

  • dada 2017-01-30 18:19

    By Naghmeh Mizanian

    Journalists, male or female, seek truth: ex-colleague

    Farideh Dada, an Iranian-American female journalist who formerly worked at the Tehran Times, is now working as a successful journalist in the United States. Tehran Times conducted an interview with her on January 3, 2017. Following is the text of the interview:

  • Ali Kushki 2016-11-11 19:55

    By Ali Kushki 

    A critical thought into 22nd press exhibition in Tehran 

    TEHRAN - The 22nd International Press Exhibition wrapped up on Friday in Tehran, the largest annual press festival in Iran with a miscellany of media from dailies and periodicals through news agencies to tabloids in attendance.

  • Rouhani’s Iftar banquet with journalists 2016-06-19 13:17

    Rouhani’s Iftar banquet with journalists

    Iranian President Hassan Rohani met with journalists in Tehran’s Islamic Summit Conference Hall for an Iftar reception, hosted by the presidential office on Saturday./