Top Rated

More Headlines

Headlines

Caspian Sea legal regime meeting  to be held  in Feb

Caspian Sea legal regime meeting to be held in Feb

Baku, Jan 21, IRNA – Azerbaijan Republic's deputy foreign minister said on Saturday that the working group to draft the Caspian Sea legal regime convention comprising representatives of five littoral states will meet in February.

Enemies’ failure in Syria not meaning end of plots: Iran official

Enemies’ failure in Syria not meaning end of plots: Iran official

Damascus, Jan 20, IRNA – Head of Iran’s Strategic Council on Foreign Relations Kamal Kharrazi said that failure of the enemies during military operations in Syria does not mean the end of conspiracies, as the West is seeking a new sedition.

Official urges enhancement of  Iran-Indonesia media cooperation

Official urges enhancement of Iran-Indonesia media cooperation

Tehran, Jan 20,IRNA - A senior Iranian official on Saturday called for strengthening of media cooperation between Iran and Indonesia

Damascus grand mufti praises Tehran support for Syria

Damascus grand mufti praises Tehran support for Syria

Damascus, Jan 20, IRNA – Syria's grand mufti thanked Iran's support for the war-torn country over past seven years and praised Tehran's role in resolution of crisis there.

Iran FM extends condolences to Hezbollah chief

Iran FM extends condolences to Hezbollah chief

Tehran, Jan 20, IRNA – Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif in a message extended his condolences to Lebanese Hezbollah leader Hassan Nasrallah.

Politics

Caspian Sea legal regime meeting  to be held  in Feb

Caspian Sea legal regime meeting to be held in Feb

Baku, Jan 21, IRNA – Azerbaijan Republic's deputy foreign minister said on Saturday that the working group to draft the Caspian Sea legal regime convention comprising representatives of five littoral states will meet in February.

Enemies’ failure in Syria not meaning end of plots: Iran official

Enemies’ failure in Syria not meaning end of plots: Iran official

Damascus, Jan 20, IRNA – Head of Iran’s Strategic Council on Foreign Relations Kamal Kharrazi said that failure of the enemies during military operations in Syria does not mean the end of conspiracies, as the West is seeking a new sedition.

Damascus grand mufti praises Tehran support for Syria

Damascus grand mufti praises Tehran support for Syria

Damascus, Jan 20, IRNA – Syria's grand mufti thanked Iran's support for the war-torn country over past seven years and praised Tehran's role in resolution of crisis there.

Iran FM extends condolences to Hezbollah chief

Iran FM extends condolences to Hezbollah chief

Tehran, Jan 20, IRNA – Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif in a message extended his condolences to Lebanese Hezbollah leader Hassan Nasrallah.

Iraqi Kurdistan premier to visit Tehran

Iraqi Kurdistan premier to visit Tehran

Baghdad, Jan 20, IRNA – The semi-autonomous Kurdistan region's Prime Minister Nechirvan Barzani is to pay a visit to Tehran on Sunday, it was announced on Saturday.

Iran's light oil nears 70 dollars

Iran's light oil nears 70 dollars

Tehran, Jan 20, IRNA – Oil prices, which began rising in the first days of 2018, continue to go up in a way that the price of Iran's light oil neared 70 dollars per barrel in the week ending on Jan 12.

Over 63m tons of goods transferred in Port Rajaei

Over 63m tons of goods transferred in Port Rajaei

Bandar Abbas, Jan 20, IRNA – Director General for Hormozgan province Ports and Maritime Organization Allah Morad Afifipour said on Saturday that 63,522,948 tons of goods were transferred in Shahid Rajaei Port in the first nine months of this year (will end March 20, 2018).

OPEC extends condolences on demise of 32 crews of Sanchi tanker

OPEC extends condolences on demise of 32 crews of Sanchi tanker

Tehran, Jan 20, IRNA – OPEC Secretary General Mohammed Sanusi Barkindo in a message extended his condolences on the sad incident of the sunken Iranian oil tanker 'Sanchi' and demise of its 32 crew members, including 2 Bangladeshi nationals.

Container load, unload in Bandar Lengeh increases by 4 times

Container load, unload in Bandar Lengeh increases by 4 times

Bandar Abbas, Jan 20, IRNA – Director for Ports and Maritime Office of Bandar Lengeh port city in Hormuzgan province, said on Saturday that 2,661 TEU Containers have been loaded and unloaded in this port since March 20, 2017.

Iran, Pakistan agree to promote tourism through train service: Iranian official

Iran, Pakistan agree to promote tourism through train service: Iranian official

Islamabad, Jan 20, IRNA -- Director General of Iran South-Eastern Railway Authority says that Iran and Pakistan have agreed to start passenger train service to promote tourism industry of the two friendly states.

Art & Culture

Official urges enhancement of  Iran-Indonesia media cooperation

Official urges enhancement of Iran-Indonesia media cooperation

Tehran, Jan 20,IRNA - A senior Iranian official on Saturday called for strengthening of media cooperation between Iran and Indonesia

Dust storm cancels 11 flights in southwestern Iranian airports

Dust storm cancels 11 flights in southwestern Iranian airports

Ahvaz, Khouzestan Prov, Jan 20, IRNA – Continued dust storms in Iran's Khouzestan Province led to cancellation of 11 flights from international airports of Ahvaz and Abadan in this southwestern province on Saturday.

Hungarian deputy speaker stresses expansion of ties with Iran

Hungarian deputy speaker stresses expansion of ties with Iran

Belgrade, Jan 20, IRNA – Deputy Speaker of the Hungarian National Assembly István Jakab welcomed expansion of ties, especially health and academic ones, with Iran.

336 quakes rock western Iran in 10 days

336 quakes rock western Iran in 10 days

Kermanshah, Jan 20, IRNA - The city of Sumar in western Iran has so far been rocked by 336 quakes since Jan 11, Head of Kermanshah seismological center said.

Moderate quake jolts western Iran

Moderate quake jolts western Iran

Tehran, Jan 20, IRNA - An earthquake measuring 5 on Richter scale shook Sumar in the western province of Kermanshah bordering Iraq at 1:47 hours local time (22: 17 GMT) on Saturday.

Iran karateka bags gold in Baku 2018

Iran karateka bags gold in Baku 2018

Astara, Jan 15, IRNA – Iranian junior karate fighter Elnaz Amir Sharif snatched a gold medal in Baku 2018 karate tournament.

Iran female tennis player wins 2018 Asian Champs

Iran female tennis player wins 2018 Asian Champs

Tehran, Jan 13, IRNA – Female Iranian tennis player Meshkatozahra Safi won ITF Asia 14 and U development Championships 2018 in Vietnam.

Iran skier runner up in Armenian Champs

Iran skier runner up in Armenian Champs

Karaj, Jan 13, IRNA – Iranian skier Sattar Seid ranked second in Armenian Open Ski Championships.

Iranian skier runner up in int’l ski league

Iranian skier runner up in int’l ski league

Karaj, Jan 10, IRNA – Iranian skier Morteza Jafari ranked 2nd in the international ski league which was held in Darband Sar ski resort in northern Tehran.

Iran grand master wins Mumbai Chess Tournament

Iran grand master wins Mumbai Chess Tournament

Tehran, Jan 8, IRNA – Iran’s youngest grand master Parham Maghsudlou won the 3rd IIFL Wealth Mumbai International Chess Tournament held in India.

Exclusive

Lebanon facing Saudi financial warfare: Journalist

Lebanon facing Saudi financial warfare: Journalist

Beirut, Jan 20, IRNA – Saudi Arabia has imposed a mounting financial warfare against Lebanon, one of the worst in the country has seen during the recent past decades, said a prominent Lebanese journalist.

Talks only way to resolve Iran-Arab differences: Iraqi official

Talks only way to resolve Iran-Arab differences: Iraqi official

Beirut, Jan 18, IRNA – Differences between Iran and some Arab countries will be resolved only through negotiations, a senior Iraqi official said on Thursday.

Iran spearheading war on terrorism: Syrian analyst

Iran spearheading war on terrorism: Syrian analyst

Beirut, Jan 18, IRNA – Iran is at the center of the efforts to resolve regional challenges, including terrorism, a Syrian analyst said.

Indian journalist defines Zionist regime as an apartheid system

Indian journalist defines Zionist regime as an apartheid system

New Delhi, Jan 17, IRNA - A senior Indian journalist blasted the Zionist regime as an apartheid regime which is in habit of violating the human rights of the Palestinians in the occupied territories.

Syria to foil US plots in northeastern parts of country

Syria to foil US plots in northeastern parts of country

Beirut, Jan 17, IRNA – Syrian ambassador to Lebanon said on Wednesday that the Syrian nation and Army, along with their allies, will foil the US measures in northeastern Syria.

Latest News

Caspian Sea legal regime meeting  to be held  in Feb

Caspian Sea legal regime meeting to be held in Feb

Baku, Jan 21, IRNA – Azerbaijan Republic's deputy foreign minister said on Saturday that the working group to draft the Caspian Sea legal regime convention comprising representatives of five littoral states will meet in February.

Enemies’ failure in Syria not meaning end of plots: Iran official

Enemies’ failure in Syria not meaning end of plots: Iran official

Damascus, Jan 20, IRNA – Head of Iran’s Strategic Council on Foreign Relations Kamal Kharrazi said that failure of the enemies during military operations in Syria does not mean the end of conspiracies, as the West is seeking a new sedition.

Official urges enhancement of  Iran-Indonesia media cooperation

Official urges enhancement of Iran-Indonesia media cooperation

Tehran, Jan 20,IRNA - A senior Iranian official on Saturday called for strengthening of media cooperation between Iran and Indonesia

Damascus grand mufti praises Tehran support for Syria

Damascus grand mufti praises Tehran support for Syria

Damascus, Jan 20, IRNA – Syria's grand mufti thanked Iran's support for the war-torn country over past seven years and praised Tehran's role in resolution of crisis there.

Iran FM extends condolences to Hezbollah chief

Iran FM extends condolences to Hezbollah chief

Tehran, Jan 20, IRNA – Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif in a message extended his condolences to Lebanese Hezbollah leader Hassan Nasrallah.

Iran's light oil nears 70 dollars

Iran's light oil nears 70 dollars

Tehran, Jan 20, IRNA – Oil prices, which began rising in the first days of 2018, continue to go up in a way that the price of Iran's light oil neared 70 dollars per barrel in the week ending on Jan 12.

Iraqi Kurdistan premier to visit Tehran

Iraqi Kurdistan premier to visit Tehran

Baghdad, Jan 20, IRNA – The semi-autonomous Kurdistan region's Prime Minister Nechirvan Barzani is to pay a visit to Tehran on Sunday, it was announced on Saturday.

Over 63m tons of goods transferred in Port Rajaei

Over 63m tons of goods transferred in Port Rajaei

Bandar Abbas, Jan 20, IRNA – Director General for Hormozgan province Ports and Maritime Organization Allah Morad Afifipour said on Saturday that 63,522,948 tons of goods were transferred in Shahid Rajaei Port in the first nine months of this year (will end March 20, 2018).

Iran 1st vice-pres. urges use of youth to develop country's economy

Iran 1st vice-pres. urges use of youth to develop country's economy

Tehran, Jan 20, IRNA – Iranian first vice president urged the recruiting hiring educated youth to develop the country's economy.

President: JCPOA solid basis for more extensive Iran-EU cooperation

President: JCPOA solid basis for more extensive Iran-EU cooperation

Tehran, Jan 20, IRNA – President Hassan Rouhani says adherence to the JCPOA can lay a very solid ground for establishment of more extensive cooperation between Iran and the European Union and guarantee peace and security in the world and the region.

The future of Chabahar Port

By Harsh V. Pant *

The future of Chabahar Port

Tehran, Dec 13, IRNA – Last week saw the inauguration of the first phase of the strategic Chabahar port by Iranian President Hassan Rouhani in the presence of officials from 17 countries.

S. Arabia, UAE military aggression root cause of Yemen’s afflictions

S. Arabia, UAE military aggression root cause of Yemen’s afflictions

Madrid, Dec 7, IRNA - A senior Iranian expert on international relations said on Wednesday that Military aggression of the Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates (UAE) is the major cause of Yemen’s current crisis and afflictions.

FICCI SG: India-Iran ties free from influence of third state

FICCI SG: India-Iran ties free from influence of third state

Tehran, Nov 20, IRNA - India has been very clear that its relations with Iran should be independent of its relations with other states, said the secretary general of the Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FICCI).

Iran’s stall warmly welcomed in Dublin's charity fair

Iran’s stall warmly welcomed in Dublin's charity fair

London, Nov 20, IRNA – Iran's stall was warmly welcomed by senior foreign diplomats in the International Charity Bazaar (ICB) held in Dublin, Ireland.

Viewpoint

Trump’s Iran statement: A view from Europe

By Peter Jenkins*

Trump’s Iran statement: A view from Europe

Tehran, Jan 15, IRNA – It is with some reluctance that I write about President Donald Trump’s latest statement on Iran, because the statement is so full of half-truths, untruths, and logical fallacies that it is bad for one’s blood pressure to have to dwell on it for any length of time.

From presidency of world to mental case

By Reza Bahar*

From presidency of world to mental case

Tehran, Jan10, IRNA – The United States has over the past decades heavily relied on its media to portray the presidency in the country, from the campaign trail to the inauguration day, as a global event.

Trump anti-Pakistan tirade to bring Iran, Pakistan closer

Trump anti-Pakistan tirade to bring Iran, Pakistan closer

Islamabad, Jan 8, IRNA - U.S. President Donald Trump’s harsh strategy towards Pakistan has created a space for closer Iran, Pakistan ties as the two countries have vowed to expand cooperation against common US-posed threats.

US rebuked at UNSC

US rebuked at UNSC

Tehran, Jan 7, IRNA – When the protests kicked off in Tehran, it was totally predictable that Donald Trump's administration would try to misuse them to isolate Iran in the international scene. But United States Ambassador to the UN Nikki Haley's haste and miscalculation caused her plan to boomerang.