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  •  A view of Shah Nematollah Vali Shrine in Kerman province 2017-06-23 10:36

    NGOs helping restore historic sites in Kerman

    TEHRAN – A patchwork of historical places scattered across the southern province of Kerman has been or being restored to their heyday glory by the assistance of non-governmental organizations, CHTN reported on Monday.

  • Iran’s tourism chief Zahra Ahmadipour (R) presents a gift to Vietnam’s Ambassador Nguyen Hong Thach in Tehran, June 20, 2017. 2017-06-23 10:36

    Iran eyes boost in marine, agritourism co-op with Vietnam

    TEHRAN – Iran is interested in ramping up cooperation with Vietnam in the areas of marine traveling and agritourism, ISNA reported.

  • fundraising 2017-06-23 10:35

    Iranian fundraisers donate $15m to free prisoners

    TEHRAN -- A total of 600 billion rials (nearly $15 million) has been collected since the beginning of the holy month of Ramadan in Iran to help free prisoners who had committed involuntary crimes.

  • Iran Foreign ministry central building 2017-06-22 11:52

    Iran says Israel is scourge of tensions, crises in West Asia

    The Iranian Foreign Ministry says the Israeli regime is the main source of tensions and crises in West Asia.

  • Macron 2017-06-22 11:41

    France’s Macron no longer seeking Assad removal

    French President Emmanuel Macron said his country no longer deems the removal of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad as a precondition for resolving the conflict in the Arab country.

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  • rouhani 2017-06-21 19:54

    Quds issue should not be forgotten, Rouhani says

    TEHRAN – Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said in a meeting on Tuesday with the Iraqi Prime Minister Haidar al-Abadi that the fight against terrorism should not overshadow the Quds issue and threat of the Zionist regime of Israel.

  • Iran urges massive rallies on International Quds Day 2017-06-21 19:53

    Iran urges massive rallies on International Quds Day

    TEHRAN – Iranian officials have called on people from across the world to participate in the International Quds Day rallies which are held annually on the last Friday of the holy fasting month of Ramadan.

  • Trump 2017-06-21 19:53

    Trump might be considering a war against Iran: professor

    TEHRAN – A Tehran University professor has said that the U.S. President Donald Trump might be thinking of waging a war against the Islamic Republic through its regional ally Saudi Arabia.

  • Iranian fishermen standing on a trailer haul in a massive net on the Caspian Sea coast, April 18, 2017. 2017-06-21 18:46

    Iran demands release of Saudi-detained fishermen

    TEHRAN – Iran’s interior minister called on Wednesday for the immediate release of three Iranian fishermen who were detained by the Saudi navy last week, saying their boasts were pushed off course by waves.

  • mephisto 2017-06-21 18:35

    Young thespians to perform “Mephisto” in Tehran  

    TEHRAN – A troupe of young actors selected by director Masud Delkhah from across Iran will perform an adaption of “Mephisto”, a novel by German writer Klaus Mann, in Tehran.

  • anima mundi 2017-06-21 18:33

    Iranian movies to go on screen at Anima Mundi 2017

    TEHRAN – Five Iranian animated movies have been picked to go on screen at the Anima Mundi 2017, an international animation festival in Brazil.

  • copy paste 2017-06-21 18:32

    Berlin-based international artists take works to Isfahan 

    TEHRAN – Three galleries in Isfahan will be hosting an exhibition of mixed media by a number of Berlin-based international artists, opening on Friday.

  • A poster for “The Misunderstanding” 2017-06-21 18:30

    Tehran theaters to welcome audience for French plays 

    TEHRAN – Iranian troupes are scheduled to perform two plays by French writers at Tehran’s theaters in two weeks.

  • This work by Iranian cartoonist Shahram Rezai won the second prize at the 34th Aydin Dogan International Cartoon Competition in Istanbul, Turkey on June 19, 2017. 2017-06-21 18:26

    Iranian cartoonist Shahram Rezai runner-up at Aydin Dogan competition

    TEHRAN – The 34th Aydin Dogan International Cartoon Competition awarded its second prize to Iranian artist Shahram Rezai for his work on international migration, the organizers announced on Tuesday.

  • حمید استیلی 2017-06-21 18:10

    On This Day…Iran beat the U.S. in 1998

    Kuala Lumpur: The FIFA World Cup France 1998 is remembered for many things: Zinedine Zidane cementing his place amongst the all-time greats, Ronaldo’s pre-final meltdown and David Beckham’s dismissal against Argentina that was followed by scathing criticism in his homeland.

  • تیم والیبال جوانان ایران 2017-06-21 17:48

    Iran to face Italy at FIVB Volleyball U-21 Worlds Championship opener

    Iran will start the 2017 FIVB Volleyball Men's U21 World Championship with a match against Italy on Friday.

  • Zanganeh 2017-06-21 17:33

    U.S. oil output rise drops prices: Zanganeh

    TEHRAN – Iranian Oil Minister Bijan Namdar Zanganeh has blamed an increase in the U.S. oil production for the plunge in global prices of crude oil. 

  • An undated photo shows a circle of foreign and domestic visitors to the ruins of Persepolis, a UNESCO World Heritage site in southern Iran. 2017-06-21 17:32

    Iran sets sights on 6.5m foreign tourist arrivals

    TEHRAN – Iran aims to draw some 6.5 million foreign travelers by the end of the current calendar year 1396 (March 20, 2018), though the country’s tourism infrastructure and public services are in need to be improved, a senior tourism official said on Monday.

  • rouhani 2017-06-21 17:31

    Rouhani: Missile attack on Daesh was ‘essential’

    TEHRAN – President Hassan Rouhani said on Tuesday that the missile attack by the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps on Daesh territories was “essential”, “right” and “proper”.

  • رحمان اورامه 2017-06-21 17:29

    IWF Junior World Championships: Iran’s Ourameh snatches bronze

    Iranian weightlifter Rahman Ouramen seized a bronze medal on Wednesday at the 2017 International Weightlifting Federation (IWF) Junior World Championships.

  • Mostafa Chamran 2017-06-21 17:21

    36th martyrdom anniversary of professor-commander Chamran

    June 20 marked the 36th martyrdom anniversary of professor-commander Mostafa Chamran, the first Iranian defense minister after the 1979 Islamic Revolution. Born in 1932, Chamran was a member of parliament, as well as the commander of paramilitary volunteers during the Iraq–Iran War (1980-1988 ). Chamran left his academic career as a scientist and professor at the University of California, Berkeley in order to help Islamic movements in Palestine, Lebanon and Egypt. He was also instrumental in the struggles leading to the victory of the Islamic Revolution in Iran. Chamran died on June 20 1981 after being hit by shrapnel shells in Dehlavieh, a region in Iran’s southern Khuzestan Province during the 1980-1988 Iraqi imposed war on Iran.

  • محمدباقر نوبخت سخنگوی دولت رئیس سازمان مدیریت و برنامه ریزی 2017-06-21 16:29

    Iran says sees no cap to missile capability

    TEHRAN – Iran said it won’t hesitate to shore up its missile capability and presses ahead with the program in the future, its government spokesman said on Tuesday.

  • legal guardianship 2017-06-21 14:44

    Demand for legal guardianship high in Iran

    TEHRAN – The number of eligible families who are asking for taking legal guardianship of orphans is nine times more than the number of children who are kept at centers of the state-run Social Welfare Organization.

  • meqdad baqerzadeh 2017-06-21 14:44

    Setareh Behroozi

    Devoted teacher earns love in remote schools

    TEHRAN – The 27-year-old Iranian teacher, Meqdad Baqerzadeh, is renowned for his active role in providing deprived children in remote schools with aids through photos he shared on Instagram.

  • Iraqi embassador 2017-06-21 14:13

    by Zahra Khezri

    Iran’s support for Iraq is support for intl. community: ambassador

    TEHRAN - In an exclusive interview with The Tehran Times, Baghdad’s ambassador to Tehran says the Iraqi government appreciates Iran’s stance on the region, noting that the Islamic Republic’s help to Iraq in the fight against Daesh is in fact support for the international community.

  • رابرت دیوید استیل 2017-06-21 13:41

    Tillerson pursuing Israeli foreign policy: ex-CIA officer

    TEHRAN - Robert David Steele, former CIA clandestine operations officer, tells the Tehran Times that U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson “is pursuing the foreign policy of Israel, not the foreign policy of the United States of America.”   

  • IRGC 2017-06-21 10:26

    Revolutionary Guards dismisses Saudi arrest claim

    TEHRAN – Saudi Arabia’s claim that it has captured three IRGC members in the Persian Gulf is false, a top official with the IRGC said on Tuesday.

  • velayati 2017-06-21 10:25

    Iran united against foreign threats, Velayati says

    TEHRAN - Ali Akbar Velayati, a senior foreign policy advisor to the Leader, said on Tuesday that Iran is united against any foreign threat.

  • dehqan 2017-06-21 10:25

    Missile raid only fraction of Iran’s response to terrorism: defense minister 

    TEHRAN – The Sunday missile attack that the IRGC carried out against the positions of terrorists in Syria was only a small part of Iran’s response to Daesh and its sponsors, Defense Minister Hossein Dehqan said on Tuesday, lauding the IRGC’s attack on the terrorist group.