presidential elections


  • انتخابات فدراسیون فوتبال - شهاب الدین عزیزی خادم Today 15:26

    We need help to improve our football: Azizi Khadem

    TEHRAN – Newly-elected president of Iran football federation Shahabeddin Azizi Khadem says that they need help to improve football.

  • Hashemi Taba 2021-02-26 18:21

    Main battle in presidential polls will be between principlists, Hashemi Taba predicts

    TEHRAN - Mostafa Hashemi Taba, a reformist activist, predicts that the main competition in the June presidential election in Iran will be among principlist candidates.

  • لوگوی فدراسیون فوتبال 2021-02-22 13:58

    By Masoud Hossein

    The curious case of Iran football

    TEHRAN – Iran football needs six more days to know its new president. The crisis-hit football is running by Heydar Baharvand since December 2019 and it’s the curious case of our football.

  • Rahami 2021-02-22 10:35

    Mohsen Rahami says plans to run for president

    TEHRAN – Mohsen Rahami, a reformist law expert, has announced he plans to contest the June presidential elections.

  • ZARIF 2021-02-17 21:54

    Zarif categorically dismisses speculation about his presidential candidacy

    TEHRAN – Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif on Wednesday categorically dismissed speculation about his candidacy for the June presidential elections.

  • Mesbahi Moghadam 2021-02-14 18:47

    Clerical association declares support for Raisi presidential candidacy

    TEHRAN - The Combatant Clergy Association will support the candidacy of Ebrahim Raisi for the 2021 presidential election without any hesitation, the association spokesman Gholam Reza Mesbahi Moghadam says, ISNA reported on Sunday.

  • انتخابات فدراسیون فوتبال 2021-01-20 18:45

    Interview by Farrokh Hesabi

    FFIRI’s amended statutes paves the way to a new era: expert

    TEHRAN - Houshang Nasirzadeh, the former head of the Legal Committee of the Iran Football Federation, says that in the amended statutes of football federation, the former players will have the right to participate in the presidential elections and it will be a good thing for football.

  • Armed Trump supporters protest Biden win with rallies across United State 2021-01-20 11:33

    Armed Trump supporters protest Biden win with rallies across United State

    Supporters of President Donald Trump gathered outside several state capitol buildings in various U.S. states on Sunday, some of whom were armed, despite increased security created by the National Guard and military members who stationed outside.

  • Dey 9 epic marked in Tehran’s Imam Hussein Square 2020-12-28 22:54

    Dey 9 epic and a great insight for a great nation

    TEHRAN- On December 30, 2009, millions of people took to the streets in Tehran and several other major cities to condemn the unrest, which erupted following the 2009 presidential poll.

  • لوگوی فدراسیون فوتبال 2020-12-20 19:32

    Iran football president to be elected Feb. 28

    TEHRAN – The Football Federation of the Islamic Republic of Iran (FFIRI) will hold its presidential elections on Feb. 28.

  • By Kevin Barrett  2020-11-03 22:41

    By Kevin Barrett 

    U.S. election: Minor effect on West Asian policy, major implications for domestic unrest

    Political unrest, riots, and possibly even a collapse into civil war are all real possibilities.

  • Mohammad Atrianfar 2020-10-17 18:35

    Atrianfar criticizes reformists for ‘radical slogans’  

    TEHRAN - Mohammad Atrianfar, a member of the central council of the pro-reform Servants of Construction Party, has advised the reformists if they find no candidate in the upcoming presidential elections turn to “existing qualified candidate” like the 2103 elections in which they backed Hassan Rouhani as their favored candidate.

  • Jamal Orf 2020-08-24 15:45

    Iran’s presidential elections to be held on June 18

    TEHRAN — Iran’s next presidential elections will be held on June 18, 2021, according to the deputy interior minister in charge of elections.

  • Protesters outside the Supreme Court in April 2018. (Credit: Andrew Harnik/Associated Press) 2020-07-24 18:14

    By Afshin Majlesi

    Trump’s Muslim ban: For the sake of safer America or anti-Muslim bigots

    House Democrats on Wednesday voted to pass a legislation that would revoke the U.S. President Donald Trump administration’s controversial order banning entry to immigrants from mostly Muslim-majority countries.

  • biden 2020-04-26 11:44

    A glance at disunity among democrats in the US

    Regardless of attempts by the Democratic Party' leaders to showcase a happy united family providing full supports for Joe Biden for the November 3rd presidential election, one can simply realize the widening gap among various layers of one of the two major contemporary political parties in the United States.   

  • Bernie Sanders 2020-03-02 15:14

    By Mohammad Mahdi Abbasi

    The U.S. and a smart oligarchy

    TEHRAN - The Democratic primary is a serious test for the U.S., and one should wait and see how the remaining hopes for a free and fair presidential election in the U.S. and the real domination of democracy in the country will be destroyed by eliminating persons like Bernie Sanders.

  • Rahmani 2020-02-21 16:59

    Parliamentary elections enjoy high security: interior minister 

    TEHRAN - The interior minister expressed satisfaction over security of the parliamentary elections across the country. 

  • Fattah 2019-12-24 19:15

    Fattah says has no intention to contest the 2021 presidential election 

    TEHRAN - Parviz Fattah, the head of Mostazafan Foundation, on Tuesday rejected speculation that he may contest the presidential election in 2021.

  • Abdelmadjid Tebboune 2019-12-21 10:48

    By Hana Saada

    Algeria swears in its new president Tebboune

    ALGERIA - Algeria swore in its new president, Abdelmadjid Tebboune, on Thursday, a week after the holding of the decisive presidential election.

  • Trump 2019-09-06 15:12

    By Saeed Sobhani

    Trump falls near

    Shocking polls for controversial President

    Public and state polls in the United States show that American citizens' support for President Donald Trump has fallen sharply. Obviously, if the presidential election is held in such a situation, Trump will not stand a chance of winning the race and will certainly lose. Trump is not doing well in state polls, especially in key states like Florida, Wisconsin, Pennsylvania and Michigan. There is not even a guarantee that Trump will win in Texas!

  • sanders 2019-06-10 13:05

    By Ali Azimi

    Sanders has a hard way ahead

    Biden is leading the polls

    TEHRAN - No doubt, Senator Bernie Sanders of Vermont is the main rival of Joe Biden. It remains about Democrat Democrats' candidates for about 7 months before the official election race. Sanders did not have much in the way of Hillary Clinton in the 2016 presidential election, but achieving good results in two states of Iowa and New Hampshire has increased Sanders' hopes. Eventually, Democrat

  • Donald Trump 2019-06-07 23:19

    Saeed Sobhani

    The alarm sounds for the Trump

    American political equations are not transparent!

    The US political equations are not transparent at all! Recent polls published in the US do not spell the victory or failure of any Democrat and Republican candidate in the upcoming presidential elections. However, some important polls have led to Donald Trump's disappointment.

  • Larijani, Motahari on running for president 2019-05-03 20:23

    Larijani, Motahari on running for president

    TEHRAN – Majlis Speaker Ali Larijani and his deputy Ali Motahari have made remarks on whether they would run for president in the 2021 elections.

  • جو بایدن 2019-04-26 22:20

    Biden launches 2020 bid, warns soul of U.S. at stake

    TEHRAN - Former U.S. Vice President Joe Biden formally joined the crowded Democratic presidential contest, declaring the “soul of this nation” at stake if President Donald Trump wins re-election.