Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei has been discharged form hospital after undergoing a successful prostate surgery.
A senior Iranian lawmaker says any possible failure of talks between Iran and six world powers over Tehran’s nuclear energy program would be the result of US excessive demands.
UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon has called for Iran’s assistance in accelerating the election of a new president in Lebanon.
Iran’s Defense Minister Brigadier General Hossein Dehqan has arrived in Turkmenistan’s capital, Ashgabat, to hold talks with the country’s senior officials.
A senior Iranian official has underlined the significance of close consultation between regional and international governments for the resolution of problems in the Middle East region.
Iran’s Deputy Foreign Minister for Arab and African Affairs Hossein Amir-Abdollahian made the remarks in a meeting with Czech Republic's Deputy Foreign Minister Martin Tlapa in Tehran on Sunday.
An academic delegation from Germany is visiting Iran in the hope of boosting scientific cooperation between the two countries.
A senior Iranian official says the Islamic Republic is committed to fighting terrorism within the framework of international regulations.
Jon Stewart and Iran
The Economist (blog)
IRAN is not the first topic that springs to mind in relation to Jon Stewart. The American host of "The Daily Show" pokes fun at politicians four nights a week. But in "Rosewater", his film debut that is due to be released in America in November, Mr ...
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Many of the citys poorest residents are setting up informal businesses to stay afloat. With little security, they face constant battle to adapt to changing laws and protect themselves from extortion
In the shadow of the luxury clothing shops and electronic stores lining the eastern end of Tehrans Mirdamad Boulevard, 55-year-old Amaneh spreads on the ground an array of hair ties, womens tops, and plain mens socks that she sells to passersby. She is one of thousands of peddlers who make a living selling cheap and often recycled goods on the streets of Tehran.
[The police] dont bother me, Amaneh says, retrieving a card and holding it up. See, Im disabled, and I always carry my card. She hasnt stood up or moved since she started talking. They know Im ill.Continue reading...
Opinion: Iran wants to re-engage, Canada should start preparing
The Iranian chairman of the Canada-Iran Chamber, Hamid Hosseini, recently said that he felt that Canada had “closed its window into Iran.” British Prime Minister David Cameron recently announced the reopening of Britain's embassy. We should follow suit.
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Netanyahu: Iran behind cyber attacks on Israel
Iran is behind cyber attacks against Israel, including during this summer's Gaza conflict, Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu said on Sunday evening. He spoke of the significance of Internet security both in the fight against terrorism and for the ...
Netanyahu: Israel threatened by Iran's ability to jump quickly to nukeDEBKA file
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Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif says the current standoff over Tehran's civilian nuclear work could be resolved soon in case six world powers engaged in talks with the Islamic Republic show real determination.
The United States is planning to interfere in the Middle East affairs under the pretext of fighting the Takfiri ISIL militants operating mainly in Iraq and Syria, a former Iranian diplomat says.
An informed source at Iran’s Foreign Ministry has dismissed contradictory remarks by Bahraini Foreign Minister Shaikh Khalid bin Ahmed bin Mohammed Al Khalifa about the necessity to fight the Takfiri ISIL militants.
Deputy secretary general of Lebanese resistance movement, Hezbollah, says Iran’s support for the Palestinian resistance was instrumental in its victory against the Israeli regime’s recent military offensive on the Gaza Strip.
Iran volleyballers advance to next round
The Iranian team started strong and claimed the first set 27-25, but the Serbs closed the second set 22-25 to level things. From then onwards, the Iranian volleyball players got the upper hand in the game, winning the next two sets 25-22 and 25-18 ...
Volleyball: Poland beat Iran by a whisker in 2nd round cliffhangerthenews.pl
Volleyball: Epic five-sets battle goes for Poland over IranPayvand
Iran advances to last six of FIVB World ChampionshipsGlobalPost
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A senior Iranian diplomat has criticized the US for its hypocrisy in countering the Takfiri ISIL militants operating in the Middle East, saying Washington has not been serious in its so-called war on terror.