• FM Zarif  receives new ambassadors of Finland, Sri Lanka, Philippines 2017-10-16 10:37

    FM Zarif receives new ambassadors of Finland, Sri Lanka, Philippines

    New ambassadors of Finland, Sri Lanka and the Philippines submitted copies of their credentials to Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif in separate meetings in Tehran on October 15, 2017.

  • A poster Shahin Ebrahimzadeh-Pezeshki’s exhibition at the Asian Center at the University of the Philippines Diliman 2017-10-13 18:06

    Philippines Asian Center displays traditional Iranian costumes

    TEHRAN – A collection of Iranian women’s traditional attire was put on display at the Asian Center at the University of the Philippines Diliman in a three-day exhibition that opened on Wednesday.

  • تیم ملی والیبال بانوان 2017-08-17 01:39

    Iran claim 9th place at Asian Women’s Volleyball Championship

    Shifting to high gear in the latter part of the game, Iran served a sweet revenge to Australia in a 5-set thriller, 19-25, 25-18, 20-25 25-22, 15-10 to snatch the 9th place at the SMM 19th Asian Senior Women’s Volleyball Championship on Wednesday.

  • Iran's women volleyball team 2017-08-15 18:19

    Iran defeat Hong Kong at Asian Women’s Volleyball Championship

    Iran bucked a slow start to wallop Hong Kong, 21-25, 25-19, 25-18, 25-15 and keep their dream of occupying a more decent placing alive at the SMM 19th Asian Senior Women’s Volleyball Championship.

  • تیم ملی والیبال بانوان 2017-08-11 17:53

    Iran rout Maldives at Asian Senior Women’s Volleyball Championship

    Though practically eliminated from the quarter-finals, Iran still finished the group stage round on a winning note after ripping Maldives 25-4, 25-13, 25-14 at the SMM 19th Asian Senior Women’s Volleyball Championship on Friday.

  • woman volleyball 2017-08-09 15:39

    Iran fall short against Chinese Taipei at Asian Women’s Volleyball Championship

    Iran started the 19th edition of the Asian Senior Women’s Volleyball Championship campaign with a loss against Chinese Taipei.

  • China 2017-07-24 02:08

    Robert Sprinkle & Bradley Thayer

    China's strategy in Asia is simple: Kick America out

    China wants the United States to know its place, go home and stay there

  • Japan 2017-06-29 23:59

    By Benoit Hardy-Chartr & J. Berkshire Miller

    Japan's delicate balancing act in the South China Sea

    Sino-Japanese relations have long been marred by a maritime and territorial row in the East China Sea as well as a historical dispute over Japan's wartime memory, which has prevented sustainable rapprochement.

  • Iran-Phillipines 2017-05-09 09:38

    Philippines signs MOU in Iran to study 2 oilfields

    TEHRAN – National Iranian Oil Company (NIOC) and Philippine’s PNOC Exploration Corporation (PNOC EC) signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) on Monday based on which PNOC EC was awarded the study of two Iranian oil fields.

  • Duterte 2017-04-28 02:29

    Let the world condemn Duterte

    A Filipino lawyer formally asked the International Criminal Court on Monday to charge President Rodrigo Duterte and 11 officials with mass murder and crimes against humanity over the extrajudicial killings of thousands of people in the Philippines over the past three decades. The I.C.C. should promptly open a preliminary investigation into the killings.

  • Philippine 2017-04-17 03:21

    By Richard Javad Heydarian

    Duterte is under pressure to end the Philippines-China honeymoon

    Since his ascent to presidency, Rodrigo Duterte has repeatedly threatened to upend Philippine foreign policy. In stark contrast to his predecessor, Benigno Aquino III, he has as frequently lavished China with praise as he has lambasted America with verve and venom.

  • May- Merkel 2017-04-10 23:40

    By Martin Kettle

    Forget the waffle of ‘global’ Britain – and learn to hug Germany close

    At the end of last week I sat in the spacious and splendidly restored country home of a former prime minister of Prussia, some 50 kilometers from the German-Polish border, and listened to two speeches in English. The first was given by Philip Hammond. The second, a couple of hours later, was given by Boris Johnson. Both professed undying friendship, respect and regard for Germany. Johnson even paraded a hitherto concealed family connection with the city of Stuttgart.

  • women volleyball 2017-04-04 20:05

    Iran learn fate at Asian Women’s Volleyball Championship

    Iran will be playing in Pool D of the 2017 Asian Women’s Volleyball Championship slated on August 9 to 17 in Manila, the Philippines.

  • Travel ban 2017-03-08 02:12

    By Farhana Khera & Johnathan Smith

    Don’t be fooled, Trump’s new Muslim ban is still illegal

    President Trump’s executive order barring immigrants from seven Muslim-majority countries experienced nearly universal defeat in the federal courts. On Monday, he issued a revised version of that order, but it still suffers from a fundamental, and fatal, flaw: It constitutes unlawful religious discrimination.