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  • qatar 2017-06-23 21:43

    Iran sends 1,000 tons of food to Qatar daily

    Iran is shipping more than 1,000 tons of fruits and vegetables to Qatar every day.

  • quds 2017-06-23 21:41

    Iran marks International Quds Day

    TEHRAN - People poured into streets in large numbers in different cities across Iran to mark International Quds Day on the last Friday of the holy month of Ramadan.

  • دیدار جمعی از استادان، نخبگان  دانشگاه‌ها با رهبر انقلاب 2017-06-23 20:30

    Leader urges clarification on UN 2030 agenda

    In remarks late on Wednesday Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei said various aspects of UNESCO’s Sustainable Development Agenda, also known as the 2030 Agenda, must be explained to the Iranian nation, because “this is a very important issue.”

  • Syria 2017-06-23 20:18

    Iran, Russia, Turkey to deploy personnel in Syria to monitor de-escalation zones 

    TEHRAN - Iranian, Russian and Turkish personnel will be deployed in parts of Syria as part of a de-escalation agreement brokered by Russia last month, Turkish broadcasters quoted President Tayyip Erdogan's spokesman as saying on Thursday.

  • Barzani 2017-06-23 20:08

    Iraq's Kurds brush aside warnings on independence plebiscite  

    TEHRAN – The Kurdistan Regional Government reiterated its pledge to stage a planned referendum in September, warning that any effort to thwart it would result in “catastrophe” and “bloody war.” 

  • Eurostat 2017-06-23 18:25

    Iran’s exports to EU quintuple in 4 months

    TEHRAN- Imports of EU from Iran increased fivefold during the first four months of 2017 in comparison with the same period in the preceding year, European Union’s statistics agency Eurostat reported.

  • تکواندو-کیمیا علیزاده 2017-06-23 18:02

    Kimia Alizadeh aims for gold medal at World Taekwondo Championships

    Olympic bronze medallists Kimia Alizadeh hopes to win his first senior gold medal at a taekwondo competition.

  • علی مرادی - تاماش آیان 2017-06-23 18:01

    Future is bright for our young weightlifters: Ali Moradi

    Head of Iran Weightlifting Federation Ali Moradi sees a bright future for the country’s young weightlifters.

  •  New Directors, New Films Festival 2017-06-23 18:01

    Iranian shorts on screen at Portuguese film festival

    TEHRAN – A lineup of eight Iranian short films and animations are on screen at the 13th edition of the FEST New Directors, New Films Festival, which is currently underway in Espinho, Portugal.

  • 30th International Film Festival for Children and Youth 2017-06-23 18:00

    Isfahan festival announces Iranian films at intl. lineup 

    TEHRAN – Nine Iranian short and feature-length films and animations will go on screen at the international section of the 30th International Film Festival for Children and Youth, the organizers announced on Friday.

  • art gallery 2017-06-23 17:58

    What’s in Tehran art galleries

     An exhibition of paintings by a group of artists including Nasim Shoja, Golsa Qasemi, Dena Nikzat, Hushang Peymani and Ehsan Aminai is underway at Atashzad Gallery. The exhibit titled “Color and Colorless” runs until July 4 at the gallery located at 23 North Abbaspur (Tavanir) St., near Vanak Sq.

  • Trumpism Cartoon Contest 2017-06-23 17:57

    Tehran to host cartoon contest on Trump

    TEHRAN – The International Trumpism Cartoon and Caricature Contest will be held in Tehran’s Art Bureau on July 3, Seyyed Masud Shojai-Tabatabai, the secretary of the event said on Friday.

  • Bahram Beizai 2017-06-23 17:56

    Bahram Beizai receives Honorary Doctorate from University of St. Andrews

    TEHRAN – The University of St. Andrews in Scotland awarded an Honorary Doctorate (Doctor of Letters) to acclaimed Iranian director and playwright Bahram Beizai on June 22.

  •  Abbas Kiarostami 2017-06-23 17:55

    Abbas Kiarostami’s collection of graphic designs exhibited at IAF 

    TEHRAN – The exhibition of graphic designs by legendary Iranian filmmaker Abbas Kiarostami opened in the Iranian Artists Forum (IAF) on June 22, the birth date of the master.

  • Freedom of Palestine 2017-06-23 17:53

    “Freedom of Palestine” poster unveiled on Quds Day

    TEHRAN – The poster “Freedom of Palestine”, containing images of the world leaders loyal to the freedom of Palestine, was unveiled during a ceremony at the Quds Cultural Center in Tehran on Friday.

  • تیم ملی فوتبال بانوان ایران 2017-06-23 15:34

    Unranked Iran move up to 55th place at FIFA Women’s World Ranking

    Kuala Lumpur: Jordan are the biggest Asian movers in the latest FIFA Women’s World Ranking released on Friday, while Japan continue to lead.

  • Yoga Day 2017-06-23 14:59

    Intl. Yoga Day celebrated 

    The United Nations General Assembly declared International Yoga Day official on December 11, 2014.  International Yoga Day is celebrated annually on June 21. So far, more than 100 countries worldwide have shown their support for this day.

  • راهپیمایی روز قدس در تهران 2017-06-23 14:46

    Iran marks International Quds Day 

    TEHRAN - Defying hot weather Iranians took to the streets in large numbers in different cities on Friday to mark the International Quds Day, demonstrating their alliance with the Palestinians whose lands have been illegally grabbed by the Zionist regime.

  • علی اکبر صالحی رئیس سازمان انرژی اتمی 2017-06-23 14:18

    By Ali Akbar Salehi

    If the Iran deal is to survive, the West must change course

    Working to negotiate agreements with the west has been a mixed experience for Iran. Often, following some hard-won engagement, some western nations, whether distracted by shortsighted political motivations or the lucrative inducements of other regional actors, walk away and allow the whole situation to return to the status quo ante.

  • Iran marks Qods Day  2017-06-23 14:11

    Iran marks Qods Day 

    TEHRAN – Thousands of Iranians, including senior officials, took to Tehran streets on Friday to mark Qods Day. The last Friday of the holy month of Ramadan, which fell on June 23 this year, was declared Qods Day by the founder of the Islamic Revolution Rohullah Khomeini in 1979 after he led the revolution. Traditionally millions of people gather and chant slogans against Israeli, American and British atrocities around the world.Tehran Times / Mehran Riazi, Asghar Khamseh, Mohammadreza Abbasi, Majid Haghdoust

  • Steel 2017-06-23 11:47

    Iran’s crude steel output up 8.8% in May: WSA

    TEHRAN- Iran’s production of crude steel stood at 1.620 million tons in May, with 8.8 percent rise from 1.565 million tons in April, according to the latest report published by the World Steel Association (WSA).

  • سپاه پاسداران 2017-06-23 11:45

    IRGC kills three terrorists, arrests another in western Iran

    TEHRAN – In clashes on Friday morning the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps identified a terrorist group in the western province of Kurdistan, killing three of them and arresting another.

  • مجید انصاری 2017-06-23 11:25

    ‘Electoral crimes existed, but election still healthy’

    TEHRAN – The recent presidential election included electoral crimes which nonetheless did not alter the result and the election still remains healthy, the vice president for legal affairs told ISNA on Wednesday.

  • رمضان شریف 2017-06-23 11:24

    IRGC: More missile raids on Daesh possible

    TEHRAN – The Islamic Revolution Guards Corps spokesperson has raised the possibility of repetition of missile attacks similar to a recent one against Daesh terrorists in Syria’s Deir ez-Zor, saying it would depend on the conduct of the enemies.

  • دریادار سیاری 2017-06-23 11:22

    Iran present in Indian Ocean, Mediterranean to ensure trade security 

    TEHRAN – Iran’s Navy chief said on Wednesday that Tehran has sent warships to the Indian Ocean and the Mediterranean to ensure trade security.

  • پهپاد 2017-06-23 11:20

    Iran has drone base near U.S. troops in Syria

    TEHRAN – Iran has established a drone airfield inside Syria not far from a U.S. military base, U.S. officials said on Tuesday.

  • روحانی 2017-06-23 11:18

    Rouhani inauguration postponed

    TEHRAN – The inauguration of Hassan Rouhani as Iran’s next president has been postponed, the Iran Students News Agency reported on Wednesday.

  • 02br5 baqeri.jpg 2017-06-23 11:14

    Any aggression on Iran will face harsh response: top general 

    TEHRAN – Any aggression against Iran will face harsh response from the Islamic Republic, the chief of staff of the Iranian armed forces said on Wednesday.

  • tekin 2017-06-23 11:11

    Turkish diplomat calls ties with Iran dynamic

    TEHRAN - Riza Hakan Tekin, Ankara’s ambassador to Tehran, has said that the Iran-Turkey ties entered a new phase of dynamism during the first term of Hassan Rouhani’s presidency.

  • Italian marathon runner Paolo Venturini in an undated photo. 2017-06-23 10:37

    Italian runner to defy Iran’s hot desert with eye on world record

    TEHRAN – Italian marathon runner Paolo Venturini is slated to run across Iran’s Lut Desert, known as the hottest spot on Earth, to try and set a Guinness World Record, Mehr reported on Tuesday.