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Iran envoy: Tehran supporting Belt-Road Initiative

Iran envoy: Tehran supporting Belt-Road Initiative

Tehran, April 22, IRNA – Iran’s Ambassador to China Mohammad Keshavarz-zadeh in an interview with 'Beijing Daily' said that Tehran supports Belt and Road Initiative (BRI).

Iran’s Fajr International Film Festival

Iran’s Fajr International Film Festival

The 4th day of Fajr International Film Festival is held in the Iranian capital on April 21, 2019.

Majlis speaker congratulates new IRGC commander

Majlis speaker congratulates new IRGC commander

Tehran, April 22, IRNA – Majlis Speaker Ali Larijani in a message cabled on Monday congratulated Major-General Hossein Salami on his appointment to the post of commander of the Islamic Revolution Guard Corps (IRGC).

Amir Kabir, St Petersburg universities to expand ties

Amir Kabir, St Petersburg universities to expand ties

Tehran, April 22, IRNA – A delegation from the Saint Petersburg State Transport University made a visit to Amir Kabir University, Tehran, to enhance the relations between the two universities.

No third country can affect Tehran-Islamabad ties: Rouhani

(Updated)

No third country can affect Tehran-Islamabad ties: Rouhani

Tehran, April 22, IRNA – Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said on Monday that no third country can affect 'brotherly and friendly relations' between Tehran and Islamabad.

Politics

Majlis speaker congratulates new IRGC commander

Majlis speaker congratulates new IRGC commander

Tehran, April 22, IRNA – Majlis Speaker Ali Larijani in a message cabled on Monday congratulated Major-General Hossein Salami on his appointment to the post of commander of the Islamic Revolution Guard Corps (IRGC).

No third country can affect Tehran-Islamabad ties: Rouhani

(Updated)

No third country can affect Tehran-Islamabad ties: Rouhani

Tehran, April 22, IRNA – Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said on Monday that no third country can affect 'brotherly and friendly relations' between Tehran and Islamabad.

Iran's 9th friendship flotilla off for Kazakhstan

Iran's 9th friendship flotilla off for Kazakhstan

Rasht, April 22, IRNA – Iran's ninth flotilla of peace and friendship, sent to the littoral states of the Caspian Sea, left for Kazakhstan on Monday.

Motion to reciprocate US labeling IRGC is subject to debate

Motion to reciprocate US labeling IRGC is subject to debate

Tehran, April 22, IRNA – The Iranian Parliament (Majlis) motion to reciprocate US labeling the Islamic Revolution's Guards Corps (IRGC) was subject to further debate.

27 percent of faculty members in Iran are women: vice-presiden

27 percent of faculty members in Iran are women: vice-presiden

Tehran, April 22, IRNA – Iranian vice-president said on Monday that 27 percent of faculty members at Iranian universities, and half of the students in the country are female.

Iran envoy: Tehran supporting Belt-Road Initiative

Iran envoy: Tehran supporting Belt-Road Initiative

Tehran, April 22, IRNA – Iran’s Ambassador to China Mohammad Keshavarz-zadeh in an interview with 'Beijing Daily' said that Tehran supports Belt and Road Initiative (BRI).

Iran, Pakistan sign medical MoU

Iran, Pakistan sign medical MoU

Tehran, April 22, IRNA – Iranian and Pakistani health ministers, respectively Saeed Namaki and Zafar Mirza, signed a memorandum of understanding on health in Tehran on Monday.

Cultural diplomacy, means of restoring France-Iran ties

Cultural diplomacy, means of restoring France-Iran ties

Tehran, April 22, IRNA – Former French diplomat said he believes that cultural diplomacy is the means of restoring Iranian times with France on mutual respect.

Iran ICT Min condoles with Afghan counterpart

Iran ICT Min condoles with Afghan counterpart

Tehran, April 21, IRNA - Minister of Communications and Information Technology in a phone call extended condolences over death of Afghanistan Communications and Information Technology Ministry staff in recent suicide attack.

Crimean president calls for Iran's investment

Crimean president calls for Iran's investment

Moscow, April 21, IRNA – Crimean President Sergey Aksyonov on Saturday invited Iranian businessmen to engage in his country's economic projects.

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Amir Kabir, St Petersburg universities to expand ties

Amir Kabir, St Petersburg universities to expand ties

Tehran, April 22, IRNA – A delegation from the Saint Petersburg State Transport University made a visit to Amir Kabir University, Tehran, to enhance the relations between the two universities.

Tehran hosting International Radio forum

Tehran hosting International Radio forum

Tehran, April 22, IRNA – The 14th International Radio forum and the 6th voice summit started work in capital city of Tehran on Monday.

Baghdad governor hails Tehran mayor tour

Baghdad governor hails Tehran mayor tour

Baghdad, April 21, IRNA – Baghdad Governor Falah al-Jazairi termed Tehran Mayor Pirouz Hanachi’s trip to Iraq as paving the ground for maintaining cooperation between Tehran and Baghdad.

Iran, Iraq to discuss health ties on Monday

Iran, Iraq to discuss health ties on Monday

Tehran, April 21, IRNA – Iranian Health Minister Saeed Namaki, heading a high-ranking delegation, is scheduled to visit Iraq on Monday, a deputy minister announced.

Pres Rouhani urges developing tourism infrastructures

Pres Rouhani urges developing tourism infrastructures

Tehran, April 21, IRNA - Vice President and Head of Cultural Heritage, Handicrafts and Tourism Organization (ICHTO) Ali Asghar Munesan says President Hassan Rouhani has emphasized the importance of developing tourism infrastructures.

Iranian karateka grabs gold in Morocco Primier League

Iranian karateka grabs gold in Morocco Primier League

Tehran, April 22, IRNA – Iranian Karateka Sajjad Ganjzadeh in the weight category of +84kg received a gold medal in 2019 Karate 1-Premier League held in Rabat, Morocco.

Iran wins gold, silver in Asian Athletics Championships

Iran wins gold, silver in Asian Athletics Championships

Tehran, April 22, IRNA – Iran discus thrower Ehsan Haddadi grabbed gold medal in the 23rd Asian Athletics Championships in Qatar on Sunday and Behnam Shiri won silver medal in the contests.

Iran fighters bag 3 bronze in Morocco Karate 1-Premier League

Iran fighters bag 3 bronze in Morocco Karate 1-Premier League

Tehran, April 21, IRNA – Iranian Karate fighters received three bronze medals in 2019 Karate 1-Premier League held in Rabat, Morocco.

Iran ranks 3rd in Turkish wrestling tournament

Iran ranks 3rd in Turkish wrestling tournament

Tehran, April 21, IRNA – Iranian freestyle wrestling team with three gold and four bronze medals ranked third in Turkey International Tournament.

Iran wrestlers earn 1 silver, 2 bronze in Turkey tournament

Iran wrestlers earn 1 silver, 2 bronze in Turkey tournament

Tehran, April 21, IRNA – Iranian freestyler Alireza Rekabi grabbed a silver medal and Ali Ashkivar and Abdollah Sheykh Azami received bronze medals in Turkey International Tournament.

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Cultural diplomacy, means of restoring France-Iran ties

Cultural diplomacy, means of restoring France-Iran ties

Tehran, April 22, IRNA – Former French diplomat said he believes that cultural diplomacy is the means of restoring Iranian times with France on mutual respect.

Russia acting cautiously on Iran-US conflict

Russia acting cautiously on Iran-US conflict

Moscow, April 21, IRNA – Senior Research Fellow at the Center for Arab and Islamic Studies, RAS Institute of Oriental Studies said Russia has criticized US choice against the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC), but it will act cautiously as regard Iran-US conflict.

Envoy: Pakistan after developing ties with Iran

Envoy: Pakistan after developing ties with Iran

Tehran, April 21, IRNA – Pakistan's ambassador in Tehran described developing bilateral relations between Iran and Pakistan and border security as topics supposed to be discussed during Prime Minister Imran Khan’s ongoing visit to Iran.

Pakistani PM Iran visit to reinforce Tehran, Islamabad trust: Pak MP

Pakistani PM Iran visit to reinforce Tehran, Islamabad trust: Pak MP

Islamabad, April 21, IRNA -- Chairman of Pakistan’s Senate Standing Committee on Foreign Affairs says Prime Minister Imran Khan’s visit to Iran would reinforce confidence and trust between Tehran and Islamabad.

Axis of resistance expanding in region: Senior cleric

Axis of resistance expanding in region: Senior cleric

Damascus, April 20, IRNA - Representative of Supreme Leader of the Islamic Revolution in Syria emphasized that the axis of resistance has been developed as a result of recent victories in the Middle East.

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Iran envoy: Tehran supporting Belt-Road Initiative

Iran envoy: Tehran supporting Belt-Road Initiative

Tehran, April 22, IRNA – Iran’s Ambassador to China Mohammad Keshavarz-zadeh in an interview with 'Beijing Daily' said that Tehran supports Belt and Road Initiative (BRI).

Iran’s Fajr International Film Festival

Iran’s Fajr International Film Festival

The 4th day of Fajr International Film Festival is held in the Iranian capital on April 21, 2019.

Majlis speaker congratulates new IRGC commander

Majlis speaker congratulates new IRGC commander

Tehran, April 22, IRNA – Majlis Speaker Ali Larijani in a message cabled on Monday congratulated Major-General Hossein Salami on his appointment to the post of commander of the Islamic Revolution Guard Corps (IRGC).

Amir Kabir, St Petersburg universities to expand ties

Amir Kabir, St Petersburg universities to expand ties

Tehran, April 22, IRNA – A delegation from the Saint Petersburg State Transport University made a visit to Amir Kabir University, Tehran, to enhance the relations between the two universities.

No third country can affect Tehran-Islamabad ties: Rouhani

(Updated)

No third country can affect Tehran-Islamabad ties: Rouhani

Tehran, April 22, IRNA – Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said on Monday that no third country can affect 'brotherly and friendly relations' between Tehran and Islamabad.

Pakistani prime minister officially welcomed in Tehran

Pakistani prime minister officially welcomed in Tehran

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani officially welcomes visiting Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan at Tehran’s Sa’dabad Cultural-Historical Complex on April 22, 2019.

Iran, Pakistan sign medical MoU

Iran, Pakistan sign medical MoU

Tehran, April 22, IRNA – Iranian and Pakistani health ministers, respectively Saeed Namaki and Zafar Mirza, signed a memorandum of understanding on health in Tehran on Monday.

Tehran hosting International Radio forum

Tehran hosting International Radio forum

Tehran, April 22, IRNA – The 14th International Radio forum and the 6th voice summit started work in capital city of Tehran on Monday.

Iran's 9th friendship flotilla off for Kazakhstan

Iran's 9th friendship flotilla off for Kazakhstan

Rasht, April 22, IRNA – Iran's ninth flotilla of peace and friendship, sent to the littoral states of the Caspian Sea, left for Kazakhstan on Monday.

Motion to reciprocate US labeling IRGC is subject to debate

Motion to reciprocate US labeling IRGC is subject to debate

Tehran, April 22, IRNA – The Iranian Parliament (Majlis) motion to reciprocate US labeling the Islamic Revolution's Guards Corps (IRGC) was subject to further debate.

Iran’s regional record very bright: Spox

Iran’s regional record very bright: Spox

Tehran, Jan 4, IRNA – Foreign Ministry spokesman Bahram Qasemi said on Friday that Iran’s record in regional issues is very bright and it is even brighter in the countries such as Iraq, Syria and even Yemen in terms of efforts to restore stability and peace to them.

Should Iran exit the nuclear deal and take the Pyongyang option?

News analysis by Mohammad Marandi*

Should Iran exit the nuclear deal and take the Pyongyang option?

Tehran, June 30, IRNA - After US President Donald Trump’s amusing news conference in Singapore with North Korean leader Kim Yong-un and the subsequent fallout, I recalled how the malicious, libellous and anonymous author Junius, depicting another unsavoury character in 1771, wrote: 'As for Mr Wedderburne, there is something about him, which even treachery cannot trust.'

What’s the reason for all the blind hatred against Iran?

Saber al-Daghamseh*

What’s the reason for all the blind hatred against Iran?

Tehran, June 18, IRNA - Every morning, after having each meal and before falling asleep at night, they swear at Iran and insult the country, labeling it as an evil, adding they are afraid of an imaginary demon called ‘Shia’.

Iran will retaliate. Get over it

By: Mohammad Marandi*

Iran will retaliate. Get over it

Tehran, April 27, IRNA - Any further restraint in responding to Israeli aggression will only encourage more violations against Iran and Iranians

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

Constitutional identity IRGC

Constitutional identity IRGC

Tehran, April 22, IRNA – The Islamic Revolution Guard Corps (IRGC) is considered of the most important and effective institutions for safeguarding the Islamic Revolution. Since coming to existence, it has been able to strengthen Iranian defense power.

Iran-Pakistan cooperation helps resolve regional issues

Iran-Pakistan cooperation helps resolve regional issues

Islamabad, April 20, IRNA - Countdown started for visit of Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan to Tehran, a major event for the two countries to address regional issues and help improve the situation in the Muslim World.

Bahrain's support for US anti-IRGC move coordinated

Bahrain's support for US anti-IRGC move coordinated

Tehran, April 18, IRNA - Conviction of a group of Bahraini citizens based on allegations and charges of having links with Iran's IRGC can be seen as a kind of measure similar to the recent Instagram action in closing pages attributed to the IRGC commanders.

Cyberspace, proof of false claims for freedom in US

Cyberspace, proof of false claims for freedom in US

Tehran, April 18, IRNA - America, which claims to defend Western values such as freedom of speech and democracy, does not tolerate these values where it is a platform to express dissenting views and covers up its real face and boycotts opposition voices even in cyberspace.