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  • Matryoshka Today 18:32

    “Matryoshka” returning to Tehran theater  

    TEHRAN – Director/actor Parsa Piruzfar will restage “Matryoshka”, a monologue based on eight short stories by Anton Chekhov, in Tehran.

  • Kelileh & Demneh Today 18:30

    “Kelileh & Demneh” competing in Eurasia Intl. Film Festival

    TEHRAN – Iranian animation “Kelileh & Demneh” will be competing in the Eurasia International Film Festival, which will open in Astana, Kazakhstan tomorrow.

  • art gallery Today 18:25

    What’s in Tehran art galleries

    * Photos by Hossein Musavi Sadr are on display in an exhibition at Atashzad Gallery.

  • Urban Film Festival Today 18:23

    Urban film festival announces international lineup 

    TEHRAN – A rich lineup of nine features and 13 short films will be competing in the international section of the 6th International Urban Film Festival, the organizers announced in Tehran on Friday. 

  • Kasesaz Funeral Today 18:22

    “Outcasts” producer Habibollah Kasesaz dies at 55

    TEHRAN – Habibollah Kasesaz, the producer of box-office hits such as “The Outcast”, died of gastric cancer in a Tehran hospital on Wednesday. He was 55.

  • Ceramic-based exhibition Today 18:19

    2nd Ceramic-Based Exhibition opens at Iranian Artists Forum 

    TEHRAN – The 2nd Ceramic-Based Exhibition on the theme of frontier opened at the Iranian Artists Forum on Friday.

  • qassemi Today 17:50

    Iran calls U.S. terrorism report ‘invalid’

    TEHRAN – The Iranian Foreign Ministry on Thursday called the new U.S. report on terrorism “invalid”, saying it is an attempt to divert public opinion from Washington’s support for terrorism.

  • araqchi Today 17:49

    Iran has own options against U.S. violations of nuclear deal: Araqchi

    Iran says it could resort to its own options if the mechanisms featured in its 2015 nuclear agreement with world powers, including the U.S., fail to force other parties to live up to their end of the bargain.

  • مرز چین و کره شمالی‎ Today 17:39

    Iranian colonel killed in terrorist clash 

    TEHRAN – An Iranian colonel was killed and a soldier wounded on Thursday in a clash with terrorists in the country’s northwestern borders, according to the Hamza Sayyed al-Shohada Headquarters, a Revolutionary Guards’ wing in the area.  

  • آیت الله سید احمد خاتمی امام جمعه موقت تهران Today 17:39

    Cleric: American-Zionist lobby at work to mar regional ties 

    TEHRAN – The American-Zionist is doing its utmost to damage relations between Iran and its neighbor, Tehran Friday prayer leader Ayatollah Ahmad Khatami said. 

  • Saudi Arabia Today 17:39

    Saudi Arabia not happy with Iran nuclear deal: Forbes report 

    TEHRAN – Saudi Arabia is definitely not happy about the Iran nuclear deal and is not happy that its archenemy is coming out of isolation, James Conca, an environmental and nuclear scientist, wrote in an op-ed in The Forbes on July 20.

  • Iran Japan Today 17:38

    Iran, Japan wrap up human rights roundtable   

    TEHRAN – Iran and Japan wrapped up the 12th round of human rights negotiations in the capital Tokyo on Thursday.

  • Mikhail Ulyanov Today 17:38

    Russia: New U.S. sanctions against Iran unfounded

    TEHRAN - A senior Russian official has criticized fresh U.S. sanctions against Iran on "unfounded" grounds, saying they will only undermine the implementation of the 2015 nuclear agreement with Tehran, Press TV reported. 

  • Trump Today 17:38

    NYT warns Trump against war with Iran

    TEHRAN – Enumerating a list of flaws in U.S. foreign policy, The New York Times urged the Trump administration that to engage in dialogue with Tehran in lieu of resorting to coercion. 

  • Memorial service held for Maryam Mirzakhani in Tehran  Today 12:36

    Memorial service held for Maryam Mirzakhani in Tehran 

    TEHRAN - A memorial service was held in Tehran in to pay homage to late genius mathematician Maryam Mirzakhani on July 20, 2017. Mirzakhani, 40, was a professor at Stanford University and the first-ever female winner of the prestigious Fields Medal prize. She passed away at a hospital in the U.S. on July 15 after four years of battling with breast cancer. Tehran Times / Mehran Riazi

  • حمید درخشان - میلاد فراهانی Today 12:27

    Hamid Derakhshan named Naft Tehran coach

    Former Persepolis coach Hamid Derakhshan has been named as new head coach of Naft Tehran.

  • Iranian Parliament votes to punish U.S. for sponsoring terrorism Yesterday 19:29

    Iranian Parliament votes to punish U.S. for sponsoring terrorism

    TEHRAN – Iran's parliament unanimously passed a motion on Tuesday aimed at punishing the United States for sponsoring terrorism throughout the Middle East.

  • rouhani kuwait Yesterday 18:34

    Kuwait shuts Iran cultural mission, Tehran summons chargé d'affaires 

    TEHRAN – Kuwait has told Iran to close down its cultural mission and to reduce its embassy staff, a decision state news agency KUNA said was made after “Iranian parties” were found implicated in a terror cell in 2015.

  • Former MP proposes two-house system Yesterday 15:28

    Former MP proposes two-house system

    TEHRAN – Mohammad-Reza Bahonar, the former deputy speaker of Iran’s parliament, has said it is necessary to establish a two-house system, saying many countries have successfully implemented such a system.

  • Iran-Thailand Yesterday 12:28

    Iran-Thailand business forum slated for next week

    TEHRAN – An Iran-Thailand business forum is scheduled to be held in Tehran on July 24, Iran Chamber of Commerce, Industries, Mines and Agriculture (ICCIMA) portal reported.

  • Ashgabat hosting seminar on marine spatial planning Yesterday 09:59

    Ashgabat hosting seminar on marine spatial planning

    TEHRAN – The International Ocean Institute (IOI) is holding a seminar on marine spatial planning in Ashgabat for experts from Azerbaijan, Iran, Kazakhstan, Russia and Turkmenistan, the Turkmen government said in a message on Tuesday.

  • Iran nuclear deal Yesterday 06:27

    Parliament receives periodic report on nuclear deal

    TEHRAN – Iran’s Foreign Ministry has submitted the sixth quarterly report to the parliament on the process of the implementation of the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA), the official name for the nuclear deal between Iran, six world powers and the European Union.

  • Meatex Yesterday 03:27

    Tehran to host Meatex 2017 expo in mid-Nov.

    TEHRAN – Tehran is going to host Iran International Meat Exhibition (Meatex 2017) as the second international exhibition of the country in the field of halal protein products and related industries from November 13 to 16.

  • مسابقات فوتبال زیر 23 سال Yesterday 03:11

    AFC U-23 Championship Qualifiers: Group A - Iran beat Kyrgyzstan

    The Islamic Republic of Iran emerged as the early leaders of Group A in the 2018 AFC U-23 Championship qualifiers thanks to a 2-1 win over hosts Kyrgyzstan Republic on Wednesday.

  • Iran-Airports 2017-07-19 23:59

    Iran needs $5.5b for upgrading its airports

    TEHRAN – Iran needs $5.54 billion investment for upgrading and renewal of its airports, IRNA reported quoting an airport official as saying.

  • Iran.Renault 2017-07-19 22:57

    Renault sales rise to record level amid boost in Iran: CEO

    French carmaker Renault posted record vehicle sales for the first half by 10.4 percent with a renewed push into Iran contributing.

  • Talks needed to address Turkey’s damming projects: top MP 2017-07-19 21:16

    Talks needed to address Turkey’s damming projects: top MP

    TEHRAN – A senior lawmaker underlined on Tuesday the necessity to hold talks with neighboring countries regarding Turkey’s large scale damming projects, also known as GAP.

  • Total deal highly profitable: Iran 2017-07-19 20:30

    Total deal highly profitable: Iran

    TEHRAN – Government spokesman Mohammad Baqer Nobakht on Tuesday praised the $5 billion gas deal recently signed between Iran and France’s energy giant Total, saying the French company’s investment would be highly profitable for the country.

  • Seyed Mahdi Mirghazanfari 2017/07/19

    By Seyed Mahdi Mirghazanfari, MD, PhD

    Sanguine temperament: Specifications and lifestyle

    Part 2

    TEHRAN — Different diseases are nowadays spreading at an increasing rate throughout the world. So, traditional medicine is advised by the World Health Organization as a complementary method or an alternative to classic medicine.

  • Young boys in the Iranian city of Marivan wearing traditional handmade shoes, called Kalash, pose for a photo, July 18, 2017. 2017-07-19 18:17

    Marivan’s Kalash to become world heritage

    Young boys in the Iranian city of Marivan wearing traditional handmade shoes, called Kalash, pose for a photo, July 18, 2017. A delegation from UNESCO paid a visit to Marivan the same day to take final steps to register the city on the world heritage list for its Kalash. Kalash is a particular lightweight and breathable footwear made of natural cotton and leather. The mostly white colored shoes are frequently worn by youth and seniors equally. IRNA/ Seyed Mosleh Pirkhezrian