Tehran’s Baran Theater will be hosting two troupes from Italy and Japan for performances, which will begin on April 23.
There are five autism centers operational in Tehran province providing patients suffering the disorder with proper services, an official with Tehran province’s welfare organization said.
A number of Iranian travel agencies are participating in China Outbound Travel and Tourism Market (COTTM), currently underway in Beinjing, China.
Iran regards tourism a fertile source of generating wealth, seeking to make the best use of positive atmosphere created in the wake of the 2015 landmark nuclear deal, known as the JCPOA.
Eighteen people were wounded on Sunday after a natural phenomenon called "Seiche" hit the Iranian port city of Dayyer in South, a provincial official said.
Directors of the National Museum of Iran and the Shanghai Museum are set to widen ties in various spheres, as cultural interactions between the two countries are deeply rooted in time.
Tehraners have made contributions of more than 80 billion rials (nearly $2 million) over a charity event called Jashn-e Nikoukari (the feast of charity) from March 8-10, Tehran Province’s Relief Foundation director said.
Iranian women, especially mothers, play an essential role in encouraging families to buy Iranian made goods, Vice President for Women and Family Affairs Shahindokht Molaverdi said here on Monday.
Iranian Energy Minister Hamid Chitchian said that more than 95 percent of Iran’s equipments needed in water and electricity sectors are produced inside the country, IRNA reported.
Kazakhstan says delegations from Iran, Russia and Turkey are arriving in Astana for a third round of talks to put an end to the conflict in Syria.
Iran has unveiled its most advanced indigenous tank of amphibious mobility for induction into the countrys armored assets, local news agencies report.
Eminent economists recently discussed Iran’s economic outlook for the upcoming Iranian year, which starts on March 21, 2017, at a conference held in Tehran.
ICCIMA head said France’s experience could prove helpful in Iran’s plan to develop urban and suburban rail routes.
Iran’s ambassador to the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) says the 2015 nuclear agreement between the Islamic Republic and the P5+1 group of countries will be "sustainable" only if all parties fulfill their obligations stipulated in the deal.
A major credit rating agency has predicted that oil prices would collapse in the second half of the current year, saying that increased activity of rigs in the United States could reverse the rising trend seen in the market in recent months.
A commander with Iran’s Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) says an American warship recently drew its warning by sailing “unprofessionally” close to the force’s vessels near Iranian territorial waters.
The International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) must maintain its key role in developing sciences related to the peaceful uses of nuclear energy, says the Iranian ambassador to the United Nations and the current chairman of the Vienna Chapter of Group of 77.
The number of managerial jobs women have taken on since the administration of President Hassan Rouhani took office in August 2013 has increased by 189 percent, labor minister Ali Rabiei said in Tehran on Monday.
The Cultural Heritage, Tourism and Handicrafts Organization plans to establish a national handicrafts showroom in Tehran in a bid to facilitate trade and yet to eliminate brokers.
Iranian Defense Minister Brigadier General Hossein Dehqan says some regional countries are paving the way for the presence of foreign military powers in the region, stressing that the provision of security cannot be entrusted to others.
The International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) has once again verified Iran’s adherence to its commitments under a July 2015 nuclear agreement between the Islamic Republic and six global powers.
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani has hailed relations with neighboring Azerbaijan as “friendly, brotherly and strategic,” saying they share close views on regional issues.
The 15th Annual Symposium on the Iranian Archaeology will be held at the National Museum of Iran from March 5 to 7 in a bid to review recent countrywide archaeological surveys.
In the Middle East, the two most contiguous cultures are the Egyptian and Persian civilizations. For ages, they stood as beacons of durable learning and contributed immeasurably to human progress.
A new report confirms a picture of the sluggish growth of the US economy in 2016 with the worlds largest economy growing at its slowest pace in five years.
The responsibility for seizing vessels trespassing on Irans territorial waters in the Persian Gulf has been officially given to the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC)s Navy, a senior commander says.
More than a year into the implementation of a landmark deal on the Iranian nuclear program, Tehran and the European Union are holding a high-level seminar with the aim of promoting bilateral cooperation in the field of atomic energy.
Sources close to the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) say Saudi Arabia is interested to see crude oil prices reach around 60 a barrel in 2017.
The number of mobile phone users globally will surpass five billion by the middle of 2017, according to a study released by GSMA, the association of mobile operators.
The newest torpedo to join the Iranian Navy’s arsenal has been successfully test-fired as the force wraps up large-scale drills spanning over territorial and international waters.
Iran’s Navy has successfully test-fired new domestically-manufactured missiles during the military maneuvers underway in the strategic southern waters.
Irans Islamic Revolution Guards Corps Ground Forces have established an organization specializing in using drones in military operations.
Roughly one-third of the food produced around the world for human consumption, amounting to about 1.3 billion tons, is lost or wasted every year.
A team of Iranian and Italian archeologists and researchers have commenced large-scale interdisciplinary research to provide a clearer picture of life and urban settlement in the Burnt City, a UNESCO World Heritage site in southeast Iran that was thriving in the Bronze Age.
Following Tajikistan’s initiative regarding water-related issues the UN General Assembly adopted a resolution entitled International Decade for Action “Water for Sustainable Development”, 2018-2028.
An American multinational finance company has warned that the risk of a trade war between the US and China is growing fast.
The US Commerce Department says the country’s trade deficit in 2016 expanded to its highest level in four years as exports fell faster than imports.
A senior Russian diplomat has expressed surprise at an outcry provoked by the new US administration over Iranian missile work, saying Tehran’s missile tests are not violating any UN bans, legally speaking.
Iran has received the final consignment of a 149-tonne shipment of uranium from Russia as part of its 2015 nuclear agreement with the P5+1 group of countries, the Atomic Energy Organization of Iran (AEOI) says.
Iran will be announcing “good news” about a series of its post-JCPOA nuclear achievements in April 2017.
Iran’s Department of Environment will rank environmentally friendly universities based on international standards in the next Iranian calendar year, starting on March 21.
The first plasma gasification plant in Iran aiming to convert waste materials to gas will come on stream by the end of the current Iranian calendar year (March 20, 2017).
Iran begins the mass production of state-of-the-art defense equipment newly designed and manufactured by experts at home to enhance the country’s capabilities in ground and aerial warfare.
The head of the Atomic Energy Organization of Iran says his country will receive the final batch of a shipment of 149 tons of natural uranium on Tuesday.
The administration of US President Donald Trump has imposed new sanctions on 13 Iranian individuals and multiple entities to ratchet up pressure on Iran over its missile program, according to a US Treasury Department statement.
Renowned Iranian cinema and television actor, Hassan Joharchi, has passed away at the age of 48 after suffering a cardiac arrest.
A top adviser to US President Donald Trump says the country has put Tehran “on notice” over Iran’s missile program.
Iranian lawmakers have thrown their weight behind the country’s missile program, underlining the need for boosting deterrence power to guarantee national security.
Britain, the US, France and Australia are holding maritime military exercises in the Persian Gulf as Iran warns that it will not allow any intrusion into its territorial waters.
The head of Iran’s JCPOA follow-up committee says his country has never stopped the enrichment of uranium even for a single day.
The secretary of Irans Supreme National Security Council has underscored the need for the complete implementation of the landmark nuclear deal between Iran and six world powers, noting that all signatories must respect their obligations.
Iran says it is preparing to stop using the dollar in its official statements – a move that had been in the offing but appears to have been expedited after Washington included the country in a list of seven nations that are banned from entering the United States.
Persian Gulf states are facing a lingering credit squeeze amid an economic downturn which is likely to continue over the next five years, several international studies forecast.
US President Donald Trump is ordering the Pentagon to establish a series of “safe zones” in Syria, a move that could risk confrontation with the Syrian government as well as Russian forces in the Arab country.
An Iranian deputy foreign minister and senior nuclear negotiator says the country’s 2015 nuclear agreement with world powers justly revolutionized its standing in the international arena.
Oman says it expects oil prices to reach $60-$70 a barrel by the end of the year – a price level that it says could mark the beginning of the balance between supply and demand.
The ground forces of the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) kick off massive military maneuvers in the western parts of Iran.
US President Donald Trump and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu have agreed to consult closely on Middle East issues, including Iran, the White House says.
Representatives of the Syrian government and opposition groups have gathered in the Kazakh capital Astana to hold peace talks aimed at ending the six-year conflict in the Arab state, with senior diplomats from Iran, Russia and Turkey mediating the process.
Iran’s nuclear chief says the country is prepared to “act appropriately” if US President Donald Trump chooses to “tear up” the nuclear deal signed in 2015 between Iran and six world powers, including Washington.
The year 2016 has officially been named as the hottest year on record, making it the third year in a row to rank hotter than all previous years.
US President-elect Donald Trump has begun his inauguration day activities with a church service with his family in Washington, DC.
Fighters from the Lebanese Hezbollah resistance movement have targeted a gathering of the Takfiri Daesh terrorist group in northeastern Lebanon, killing and wounding a number of them.
Iranian rescue workers are digging tunnels to reach the underground stories of the ageing high-rise that collapsed in downtown Tehran amid ongoing search operations to retrieve those trapped.
Kenya Tea Development Agency (KTDA) has found a new markets for tea in Iran after the United Nations lifted a 10-year embargo.
At least 30 firefighters have been killed after Irans oldest high-rise in southern Tehran collapsed on Thursday following a major fire in the building, state television and a news agency reported.
The Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesperson says all signatories to the 2015 nuclear agreement with Iran must remain committed to their obligations.
Irans chief Armed Forces spokesman says the Islamic Republic has no option but to boost its defense power to counter threats.
The UN nuclear agency confirms that Iran has removed “excess centrifuges and infrastructure” from the Fordo enrichment facility in line with its commitments under the 2015 nuclear agreement.
The suspect behind a deadly New Year’s Eve attack on a night club in Turkey has been detained by police following a lengthy manhunt.
The Iran-P5+1 Joint Commission monitoring the implementation of the 2015 nuclear deal has emphasized the need for all relevant parties to honor their obligations under the accord, particularly those related to the lifting of anti-Iran sanctions.
Iran has explained Washington’s violations of JCPOA to a joint commission tasked with monitoring the implementation of the historic nuclear deal.
The Iranian Parliament has approved a bill, which obligates the government to enhance the country’s defense power in line with national interests and security.
A senior Iranian nuclear negotiator says US Congress vote to extend the Iran Sanctions Act (ISA) for another 10 years was a violation of the 2015 landmark nuclear agreement, calling for measures to redress the breach.
The joint commission monitoring the implementation of the 2015 nuclear accord between Tehran and six world powers is to hold a meeting in Vienna, Austria, to discuss Washington’s extension of an anti-Iran sanctions law.
Iran says violations of the historic nuclear deal between Tehran and the P5+1 group of countries will not be tolerated.
Russia says it has begun to draw down its military forces in Syria as a nationwide ceasefire between the government and opposition groups largely holds in the Arab country.
Nearly 200 militants from several villages on the southwestern outskirts of the Syrian capital, Damascus, have turned themselves in and joined the ranks of the Syrian army.
Last year saw the highest costs from natural disasters since 2012, with a pair of earthquakes in Japan in April accounting for the heaviest losses, a leading insurer said Wednesday.
A car bomb attack has rocked the coastal town of Jablah in Syria’s western province of Latakia, reportedly leaving over a dozen people dead and scores wounded.
Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei has said Iran could have fought a war inside its borders if the enemy threats had not been thwarted in Syria.
Yemeni army soldiers, backed by fighters from allied Popular Committees, have shot dead eight Saudi troops and pro-Saudi militiamen loyal to resigned Yemeni president Abd Rabbuh Mansur Hadi in the kingdom’s southwestern border regions of Jizan and Asir.
Iran has inaugurated the production line of small-caliber ammunition, taking another step in line with boosting the country’s military and defense might.
Thirty-seven top US scientists, including some of the world’s leading experts in the fields of nuclear science and arms control, have written to President-elect Donald Trump, calling on him to abide by the nuclear agreement with Iran when he takes office on January 20.
The all-Syria ceasefire, brokered by Russia and Turkey, is holding across the country despite initial instances of violence, a monitoring group and militant sources say.
The Syrian military has announced a nationwide halt to fighting starting from midnight, in a move that could promote the diplomatic efforts aimed at ending years of Takfiri violence in the Arab state.
The second international exhibition on promoting the culture of environmental protection kicked off in the Persian Gulf island of Kish on Tuesday.
Crimes committed in Iran since mid-March 2016 have fallen by five percent compared to the figure for the corresponding period of the preceding year, said the commander of Islamic Republic of Iran Police (IRIP).
A series of photos showing homeless people sheltering from winter in empty graves outside the Iranian capital Tehran have stirred emotions in the country, prompting reactions from both people and officials.
The Islamic Republic of Iran has dispatched two more consignments of humanitarian aid to people in Syria’s recently-liberated northwestern city of Aleppo.
Iran’s large-scale air defense drills have entered their final stage in the country’s southern belt, with the enlisted forces deploying missile defense systems against mock hostile aircraft as per schedule, Press TV reports.
The Monitoring Center of Iranian Railway Police has been established to help the police control Tehrans Railway Station.
Russia has warned that a US decision to ease restrictions on the provision of arms to militants in Syria compromises the safety of Russian aircraft and servicemen operating in the Arab country.
Major joint military drills by Iran’s Army and the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) have entered their second day, when the recruits practiced high-precision targeting against mock invasive aircraft.
The Iranian Army and the Aerospace Division of the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) have started comprehensive joint air defense drills in the country’s south.
Russias President Vladimir Putin has called for reinforcing the countrys military nuclear potential in response to NATO’s planned build-up near Russian borders.
Syrian President Bashar al-Assad says the recent recapture of the strategic northwestern city of Aleppo from foreign-backed terrorists is a victory not just for his country, but also for its Russian and Iranian allies.
At least 30 people have been killed and 60 others injured in a series of car bomb attacks that hit the Iraqi city of Mosul on Thursday.
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani has expressed hoped for the restoration of peace to the disputed Caucasus region of Nagorno-Karabakh through dialog.
Turkish newspaper Hurriyet has identified the off-duty police officer, who recently gunned down Russia’s ambassador to Ankara, as a member of the team providing security for President Recep Tayyip Erdogan.
Iran and Iraq have held a joint military exercise at the mouth of the Persian Gulf in order to step up their readiness.
A new study says Chinas economic growth will slow to 6.5 percent in 2017 and its currency will continue falling against the dollar.
The second-largest airline of the United Arab Emirate has cut jobs as part of a restructuring plan to reduce costs as it faces tough competition and a weakened global economy.
Turkey has arrested six people in connection with the assassination earlier of Russia’s ambassador to the country.
At least 12 people have been killed and over 48 others injured after a truck drove into a Christmas market in the German capital Berlin.
Green and circular economies are effective mechanisms which can help protect the environment, chief of the Department of Environment (DOE) Masoumeh Ebtekar said.
The 1st International Exhibition of Transports and Logistics, Road Construction, Road Maintenance, and Related Industries of Iran known as Iran Trans Expo 2016 kicked off in Tehran on Sunday.
A military plane carrying 39 people has crash-landed in Russia’s Sakha (Yakutia) Republic, without leaving any fatalities.
During a visit to Tehran, the head of the United Nations nuclear watchdog has expressed satisfaction with Iran’s commitment to its obligations under the 2015 nuclear accord with world powers.
Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei has agreed with either exception or commutation of the sentences of more than 1,200 convicts deemed fit to receive the clemency.
The Syrian military has wrested full control of the militant-held eastern Aleppo, scoring a major victory against terrorists in the strategic northwestern city, Russia says.
The United Nations aid official in Yemen says the country is on the brink of famine, with a Saudi-led war having battered its economy and preventing distribution of food supplies to the hunger-stricken.
Thousands of militants and civilians have been taken out of Aleppo over the past 24 hours as an evacuation operation in the northwestern Syrian city entered its second day.
EU foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini says the US will have to face Russia if President-elect Donald Trump decides to back away from the Iran nuclear deal.
The residents of Aleppo have taken to the Syrian city’s streets to celebrate the imminent official announcement of the city’s full liberation from militants.
The Iranian Army’s Ground Forces has unveiled two domestically-designed and -manufactured drones on the final day of major military exercises code-named Mohammad Rasoulallah IV (Mohammad, the Messenger of God IV) in southeastern Iran.
A senior Iranian official says Tehran has prepared contingency plans for responding to any manner of violation of its nuclear deal with the world powers.
The Iranian Army has launched large-scale military drills in the country’s southeast in an effort to enhance the combat readiness of its Ground Forces.
A senior Iranian military commander says the Armys Ground Forces will stage a major military maneuver in the southeastern parts of the country with the aim of boosting their combat readiness.
Nearly half the species on the planet are failing to cope with global warming the world has already experienced, according to an alarming new study that suggests the sixth mass extinction of animal life in the Earth’s history could take place in as little as 50 years.
The Japanese government says the estimated costs of dealing with the damage from a 2011 nuclear disaster at Japan’s Fukushima power plant have doubled to nearly $190 billion.
The Pentagon has given the go-ahead for the sale of $7 billion worth of military aircraft and missiles to four Arab states, the bulk of which is to head to Saudi Arabia.
An EU report warns that a third of the estimated 5,000 European nationals who traveled to Iraq and Syria to join Takfiri terrorists have returned home, probably with a mission to launch attacks.
About 12.5 million youth of marriageable age delay marriage for a variety of reasons in Iran, said the deputy head of the Health Ministry’s Office for Population Health, Families and Schools.
Commander of Iran’s Army Major General Ataollah Salehi says Iranian Armed Forces have been equipped effectively in the face of all threats thanks to inclusive, indigenous knowhow.
The International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) has confirmed Iran’s shipping of 11 tons of heavy water out of the country as part of its commitments to last years nuclear agreement.
US President-elect Donald Trump has stepped up his rhetoric against China, criticizing Beijing’s economic policies as well as it military presence in the South China Sea.
A top Iranian Navy commander says the Islamic Republic will soon launch a new domestically-manufactured submarine.
Iran’s nuclear chief says the country reserves the right to retaliate as it sees fit against a move by the US Congress to extend the Iran Sanctions Act.
Iran is fully prepared to respond to the US Senates decision to extend the Iran Sanctions Act (ISA) for 10 years but will act wisely and with prudence, says the top Iranian nuclear official.
The US Senate has passed a 10-year extension of existing sanctions against Iran, sending the measure to the White House for President Barack Obama to sign into law.
Russian President Vladimir Putin has expressed hope that Washington will join Moscow to counter international terrorism, stressing that bilateral cooperation is in the interest of the entire world.
The United Nations has sounded alarm bells over "catastrophic" drinking water shortages in Mosul where Daesh terrorists are fighting an army offensive to retake the Iraqi city.
As many as 37 of the Iranian martyrs of a massive bombing, which targeted pilgrims near the Iraqi capital of Baghdad earlier in the month, have been laid to rest following a funeral procession in southern Iran.
Delegates attending the 171st ministerial meeting of the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) have reached an agreement to slash oil production in a bid to prop up global prices, the first output cut since 2008, an informed source says.
Airbus has announced plans to cut more than 1,100 jobs across Europe and close one of its sites in the Paris region, capping a year marked by a series of losses.
Israeli fighter jets have carried out missile attacks against two targets inside Syria close to the highway connecting the capital Damascus, to the Lebanese capital Beirut.
Millions of Iranians are attending mourning processions to mark the martyrdom anniversary of the eighth Shia Imam, Imam Ali Ibn Musa al-Reza (PBUH).
The presence of US forces is the main problem currently facing the Persian Gulf, an informed source at the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) Navy says.
The latest official figures show that South Korea’s imports of crude oil from Iran more than doubled in the third quarter in a yet another indication that the Islamic Republic is rapidly increasing its post-sanctions oil exports.
Iran is ready to respond if the US violates the landmark nuclear agreement signed between Tehran and the group of six countries known as the P5+1 by renewing sanctions against the Islamic Republic, says the top Iranian nuclear official.
Iran’s Navy Commander Rear Admiral Habibollah Sayyari says the country’s naval forces should have a far-reaching arm in the high seas, adding that they will sail across the Atlantic in the near future.
The spokesman for the Atomic Energy Organization of Iran (AEOI) says that Tehran has transferred an amount of its surplus heavy water to Oman for commercial purposes.
Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei says the renewal of sanctions against the Islamic Republic by the US is tantamount to the violation of commitments under the landmark nuclear deal between Iran and the group of six countries known as the P5+1.
UK Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson says he will try to soften US President-elect Donald Trump’s opposition to the nuclear deal reached between Iran and P5+1 in July 2015.
Leader of Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei has said that Iran would respond if the US proceeded to renew the Iran Sanctions Act (ISA) which expires at the end of 2016.
Iranian Health Minister Hassan Qazizadeh-Hashemi warned about the unprecedented increase of chronic diseases across the world.
The head of the Atomic Energy Organization of Iran (AEOI) says the country has transferred 11 tonnes of heavy water to Oman as part of its obligations under last years nuclear agreement with the P5+1 group of countries.
Irans Navy Commander Rear Admiral Habibollah Sayyari says an Iranian naval fleet has entered the Atlantic Ocean for the first time after a port call in South Africa.
Millions of Muslims from across the world have gathered in Iraq’s holy city of Karbala to commemorate Arba’een, the 40th day after the martyrdom anniversary of Imam Hussein, the third Shia Imam.
At least 27 people have been killed and 35 others wounded after a large bomb explosion hit a Shia mosque in the Afghan capital, Kabul, officials say.
The spokesman for the Atomic Energy Organization of Iran (AEOI) says that Tehran has transferred an amount of its surplus heavy water to Oman for commercial purposes.
A Russian research ship has docked at Irans southern port city of Bandar Abbas in line with the two countries’ plan to boost friendly military relations.
Iran has remained committed to its obligations, including those concerning its heavy water stockpiles, under last year’s landmark nuclear agreement signed between the Islamic Republic and the P5+1 group of countries, a senior Iranian nuclear official says.
The historic Paris Agreement on Climate Change last year is a breakthrough commitment to respect, promote and consider gender equality and women’s empowerment obligations while taking climate change action.
The US House of Representatives has voted to bar the sale of commercial Boeing and Airbus airplanes to Iran.
At least two dozen people have lost their lives after Saud-backed militants loyal to the former Yemeni government launched a mortar attack on a bazaar in the southwestern province of Ta’izz.
The Iranian ambassador to the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) says the P5+1 group of countries should not take steps that would undermine the implementation process of last year’s nuclear deal with the Islamic Republic.
Saudi Arabia has voiced its concerns over remarks made by US President-elect Donald Trump that the country has to block oil imports from the Arab kingdom.
Iranian Defense Minister Brigadier General Hossein Dehqan says the country is set to unveil a new domestically-manufactured helicopter and an advanced tank in the near future.
A senior Iranian official has warned the US against violating last year’s nuclear agreement between Tehran and the P5+1 group of countries, saying any failure by Washington to abide by its commitments under the deal will cost it dearly.
Defying terrorists, Muslims from many regional countries and beyond continue to descend on the holy city of Karbala in Iraq for the culmination of a 40-day mourning period for an infallible Shia imam.
Senior Iranian officials have warned the US against renewing sanctions on Tehran after the House of Representatives passed a bill on Tuesday to restore the bans in breach of a nuclear accord.
French President Francois Hollande says he doubts that US President-elect Donald Trump would scrap Iran’s nuclear agreement made with world powers.
Officials in the Iranian capital, Tehran, have ordered the closure of kindergartens and elementary schools for a second consecutive day as heavy pollution continues to blanket the city of some 12 million.
Millions of Muslims have been marching toward the shrine of the Third Shia Imam, Imam Hossein (PBUH), in the holy Iraqi city of Karbala, to mark the 40th day to follow the anniversary of his martyrdom back in the seventh century.
Iran is fully prepared to hold joint military drills with China, the chief of staff of the Iranian Armed Forces, Major General Mohammad Baqeri, says.
The Chinese minister of national defense has arrived in the Iranian capital at the head of a high-ranking delegation as Tehran and Beijing seek to strengthen their strategic defense cooperation.
Members of the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) have failed to curb production as agreed two months ago, with their output hitting a new all-time high, a global energy watchdog says.
The growth in the amount of CO2 in the Earths atmosphere has been slowed by the increased ability of plants to soak up the gas.
A clash of galaxies has created a huge ‘cosmic eye’ made up of a tsunami of stars, astronomers have reported.
Reports of hate crimes and racially motivated violence against minorities have increased in the United States after the election of Donald Trump as president.
The Iranian military’s top brass says the Islamic Republic is powerful enough in the area of missile technology to prevent enemies from carrying out any acts of aggression against the country.
Thousands of demonstrators, including school and college students, have taken to the streets in cities across the United States to protest against Republican nominee Donald Trump’s victory in the November 8 presidential election.
The Iranian ambassador to the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) says the UN agencys latest report once again confirms Iran’s full commitment to the countrys nuclear agreement with world powers.
The Golden Eagle Luxury Trains, a prestigious European operator of exclusive, long-distance rail tours, is scheduled to run new rounds of its services that offers extensive excursions throughout Iran.
The 22nd Press Exhibition, country’s most important press event, opened in Tehran on Friday, however, the event will be officially opened by President Hassan Rouhani today.
Iranians took to the streets across the country to demonstrate their disapproval of US hostile policies on the anniversary of the takeover of the American Embassy in Tehran 37 years ago.
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said on Tuesday that the country’s export of crude oil in the past month surpassed two million barrels per day (mbd), pointing to a range of options Iran has today for choosing the customers or the foreign currency for selling its oil.
A senior Iranian commander says the United States cannot bear the financial burden of another war in the Middle East.
A senior official with Iran’s nuclear agency says several European companies seek to purchase heavy water from the Islamic Republic.
11 Iranian educational institutions are ranked among the best global universities by the U.S. News & World Report, a multi-platform publisher of news and information providing authoritative rankings of best colleges, best graduate schools and best hospitals.
The restoration of Lake Urmia is estimated to cost around $7 billion while consequences of neglecting it may incur losses to the tune of $1 trillion, the head of Lake Urmia restoration program said on Tuesday.
Results of chronology tests conducted in Mirak Paleolithic region of Semnan indicates that the oldest layers of this site date back to 63,000 years, said the head of an Iranian-French archeological team.
Representatives at the Republican-controlled US House are reportedly set to renew anti-Iran sanctions without any changes for another 10 years.
Iranian Intelligence Minister Mahmoud Alavi says Iran has been identifying and neutralizing enemy schemes seeking to create sectarian divide within the country.
Iran’s President Hassan Rouhani says the Islamic Republic supports any measures aimed at restoring stability to global oil markets.
TEHRAN (FNA)- Head of the Atomic Energy Organization of Iran (AEOI) Ali Akbar Salehi announced that the country is producing over 25 radio drugs and exporting them to a number of Asian, African and European countries.
The Islamic Republic of Iran’s Air Force (IRIAF) is to hold massive three-day maneuvers in the central province of Isfahan.
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Three French investigators and a technical expert from Airbus arrived at Cairo International Airport early Friday morning to help investigate the fate of a missing EgyptAir plane that disappeared on Thursday, airport sources said.
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Turkish security forces have killed 27 militants in the mainly Kurdish southeast, the army said on Friday, a day after the interior minister said security operations had finished in the town of Cizre where the conflict has been focused.
Yemeni pro-government forces backed by Saudi-led air strikes seized control of a military camp 60km (40 miles) from Sanaa on Thursday, local officials and residents said, as troops advance towards the capital held by Iran-allied fighters.
President Hassan Rouhani urged Irans faction-ridden elite on Thursday to seek consensus after a hardline watchdog body disqualified thousands of moderate candidates from two elections this month, state television said.
An Afghan police officer who was shot during an exchange of gunfire with members of NATOs force in Afghanistan has died, the Ministry of Interior said on Wednesday.
The US State Department said on Thursday that is was "dismayed" by the Czech Republics release of two Lebanese citizens wanted by the US for suspected arms trafficking.
The release comes after five Czechs who had been missing and presumed kidnapped in Lebanon for five months arrived home on Thursday.
Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan said on Friday it would be difficult for the moderate Syrian opposition to attend peace talks in Geneva without a ceasefire to put a stop to the Russian bombing of its fighters.
Britain said on Thursday it would take "extremely seriously" the findings of a United Nations report which says British military ally Saudi Arabia could have committed crimes against humanity in Yemen.
It appeared to have hallmarks of the first Islamic State attack in Israel: A Muslim citizen opened fire on a Tel Aviv bar days after the militant group threatened the country, and left behind a black ISIS banner.
Irans navy warned a U.S. warship to leave the sea of Oman where Irans military was holding a naval drill on Wednesday, the Tasnim news agency said.
Syrias opposition will meet on Tuesday to discuss UN-led efforts to convene delayed peace talks, an opposition spokesman said, repeating a call for goodwill steps from the government including a halt to bombardments before any talks happen.
President Hasan Rouhani brings the case to Europe this week for Iran as a potential investment bonanza, after the lifting of financial sanctions brought his country of 80 million people back into the world of global commerce.
A senior Pakistani Taliban commander released video footage on Friday of four fighters he said carried out Wednesdays deadly assault on a university in Pakistans northwest that killed 20 people and vowed more attacks on schools in future.
At least 17 people were killed when Islamist gunmen struck a popular beach side restaurant in the Somali capital of Mogadishu late on Thursday, Somali police said.
Russian President Vladimir Putin probably ordered the killing of a former Russian spy ten years ago, a report by a British judge concluded Thursday.
Irans Revolutionary Guard released 10 U.S. Navy sailors who were detained after two small Riverine boats drifted into Iranian territorial waters, Iranian state media reported Wednesday.
Russian Ambassador to Lebanon Alexander Zasypkin stressed on Friday that sedition could threaten a whole population and community, reiterating that Russia is exerting its best endeavors to find peaceful solutions to the conflicts taking place in the Middle East.
An attack by Islamic State militants on a military base in northern Iraq shows Turkeys decision to deploy troops there was justified, Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan said on Friday.
Bahrain said on Wednesday it had caught an Iranian-linked cell plotting attacks in the Gulf , the official Bahraini news agency reported.
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Breaking News:Islamic State claims triple suicide truck bomb attack in Kurdish-held town in northeastern Syria - online statement
Breaking News:Putin says Russian air force, navy has caused serious damage to Islamic State infrastructure in Syria-REUTERS
Breaking News:Russian Foreign Ministry says three-party talks on Syria between Russia, US and UN to take place in Geneva on Dec. 11 - RIA
Breaking News:Ekmeleddin İhsanoğlu: German aircraft will reach the Incirlik military base to participate in the war against Daash
Breaking News:Kerry says it is not clear that Assad would have to go to secure government-rebel cooperation against Islamic State-Reuters
Breaking News:Turkish Foreign Minister says waiting for response from Russian counterpart Lavrov on a requested meeting in Belgrade-REUTERS
Breaking News:Turkish Prime Minister Davutoglu says Turkeys efforts to remove Islamic State from area near Syrian border will continue-REUTERS
Breaking News: AFP from judicial sources: Two Frenchmen were arrested after trying to join the organization, "Daesh" in Libya
Breaking News: UN Syria envoy de Mistura says Turkey Russia border shoot down certainly did not help peace process -REUTERS
German official : Berlin wants to keep the Schengen area to abolish visas between the European Union countries on what they are currently-Reuters
Breaking News: Saudi Foreign Minister says in contact with various Syria opposition groups about potential meeting in the kingdom-REUTERS
Breaking News: Russias PM Medvedev orders government to draw up measures which could include freezing some joint investment projects with Turkey-REUTERS