News - Iran
21 May 2013, 08:31 (GMT+05:00)
Iran has extended its contract with the UAE for another three years to drill oil wells in Turkmen waters, the Mehr News Agency quoted North Drilling Company's...
21 May 2013, 01:28 (GMT+05:00)
Iran’s Judiciary Chief Ayatollah Sadeq Amoli Larijani and his Afghan counterpart Abdulsalam Azimi have signed an agreement to bolster judicial and legal...
21 May 2013, 01:25 (GMT+05:00)
The Iranian Intelligence Ministry says it has identified and disbanded two terrorist groups that smuggled weapons into the country
20 May 2013, 22:43 (GMT+05:00)
Industry, Mines and Commerce Minister Mehdi Ghazanfari called for further exchange of goods between Iran and Bangladesh, saying that indirect trade imposes...
20 May 2013, 22:35 (GMT+05:00)
Minister of Economics and Finance called for pivotal role of Islamic Development Bank (IDB) in joint project of hydro-electric energy transfer from Tajikistan...
20 May 2013, 22:30 (GMT+05:00)
Iran’s First Vice President Mohammad-Reza Rahimi says the Islamic Republic is ready to increase the level of bilateral cooperation with Pakistan in all fields,...
20 May 2013, 21:17 (GMT+05:00)
Presidential candidate Kamran Baqeri Lankarani stepped aside for the June 14 presidential vote in favor of another candidate, Saeed Jalili, Mashreghnews...
20 May 2013, 17:17 (GMT+05:00)
Diesel fuel consumption in Iran’s power plants has surged by 142 percent since the beginning of the current Iranian calendar year (March 21) compared to the...
20 May 2013, 17:17 (GMT+05:00)
Presidential candidate Gholam Ali Haddad-Adel said that the Principlist Coalition of Three does not endorse the political views of rival Akbar Hashemi...
20 May 2013, 17:00 (GMT+05:00)
Presidential Candidate Mohsen Rezaei said that principle based groups need to form a 400-member elite assembly to pick a frontrunner for the June 14...
20 May 2013, 16:40 (GMT+05:00)
The Azerbaijani Foreign Ministry is currently working to return an employee of the National Academy of Sciences of Azerbaijan Khalida Khalid and her driver who...
- 20 May 2013, 15:51 (GMT+05:00)
20 May 2013, 15:42 (GMT+05:00)
Iranian Foreign Minister will visit Azerbaijan in the near future.
- 20 May 2013, 15:39 (GMT+05:00)
20 May 2013, 13:54 (GMT+05:00)
MP, First Deputy Speaker of the Parliament of Iran, Mohammad Hassan Aboutorabi Fard has withdrawn his candidacy for the upcoming presidential elections in...
- 20 May 2013, 13:40 (GMT+05:00)
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- 20 May 2013, 12:56 (GMT+05:00)
20 May 2013, 12:53 (GMT+05:00)
The spokesman of the Guardian Council of Iran Abbas-Ali Kadkhodaee says the council will act independently in accepting or rejecting any of the presidential...
- 20 May 2013, 12:28 (GMT+05:00)
20 May 2013, 12:04 (GMT+05:00)
Today a facility destined for mass production of a new air-defense system was inaugurated in Iran.
20 May 2013, 11:42 (GMT+05:00)
Azerbaijan's territory will not be used as a base for a military strike on Iran by Israel or the U.S, spokesman for the Azerbaijani Foreign Ministry Elman...
- 20 May 2013, 11:02 (GMT+05:00)
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- 20 May 2013, 10:44 (GMT+05:00)
20 May 2013, 09:27 (GMT+05:00)
Presidential hopeful, former speaker of Iran's parliament Ramin Mehmanparast has withdrawn his candidacy from the upcoming presidential elections.
19 May 2013, 20:17 (GMT+05:00)
Iran plans to start mass-production of a new air-defense system on Monday, Fars News reported.
19 May 2013, 18:18 (GMT+05:00)
Car accident occurred in Sistan and Balujistan province left 14 deaths and two injured on Sunday, Fars News Agency quoted Colonel Reza Salibi the head of...
- 19 May 2013, 17:44 (GMT+05:00)
- 19 May 2013, 16:16 (GMT+05:00)
- 19 May 2013, 15:38 (GMT+05:00)
19 May 2013, 15:13 (GMT+05:00)
Iran’s Interior Minister Mostafa Mohammad Najjar has mapped out the timing of the presidential election campaign programs
19 May 2013, 14:24 (GMT+05:00)
Turkey and Egypt have agreed with Iran's proposal to create an OPEC-style petrochemical forum, the Mehr News Agency quted Iranian deputy oil minister...
- 19 May 2013, 13:10 (GMT+05:00)
- 19 May 2013, 13:07 (GMT+05:00)
19 May 2013, 13:05 (GMT+05:00)
Member of the Principlist Perseverance Front, presidential candidate Saeed Jalili called on his supporters to launch his election campaign based on the law and...
- 19 May 2013, 12:55 (GMT+05:00)
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19 May 2013, 12:23 (GMT+05:00)
The Guardian Council might approve as many as 40 presidential candidates for the June 14 election, the Council’s spokesman said on Sunday
19 May 2013, 12:15 (GMT+05:00)
Research Fellow of the Institute of Literature named after Nizami of Azerbaijan National Academy of Sciences, orientalist Khalid Khalid and her assistant...
19 May 2013, 12:06 (GMT+05:00)
Two persons, who had been convicted of spying for foreign intelligent services, were hanged today in Tehran, the Mehr News Agency reported.
19 May 2013, 11:17 (GMT+05:00)
Early production will start at Iran's Kish gas field in the current Iranian calendar year, which began on March 21, IRIB reported.
19 May 2013, 11:01 (GMT+05:00)
Iran says unauthorized border crossings into the country by Afghan nationals should be stopped in order to prevent incidents along the border between the two...
19 May 2013, 09:11 (GMT+05:00)
Georgia received $122.4 million from abroad in the form of money transfers in April 2013. The Georgian National Bank said today that is 8.6 per cent more than...
19 May 2013, 06:03 (GMT+05:00)
The delegation under the leadership of the head of Caucasian Muslims Office Sheikh ul-Islam Allahshukur Pashazade, being on a visit to Iran, met with the...
19 May 2013, 05:48 (GMT+05:00)
Director General of International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) Yukiya Amano said the agency stands ready to settle Iranˈs nuclear dossier
19 May 2013, 05:42 (GMT+05:00)
On Saturday, a number of Iranian MPs criticized the government for buying wheat from farmers at a low price, saying it has encouraged Iraqi merchants to buy...
19 May 2013, 05:33 (GMT+05:00)
An executive of an Iranian oil company says $16 billion will be invested for the development of the South Pars gas field over the next ten months, according to...