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Supreme Leader: Europeans practicing deception today

2019/02/18

On the anniversary of the Popular Uprising of the People of Tabriz, which took place on February 18, 1978, thousands of people from the East Azerbaijan Province met with Ayatollah Khamenei— the Supreme Leader of the Islamic Revolution— this morning, February 18, 2019.

Israel seeking to provoke Iran into a military response

2019/02/18

The former director general of Middle East Affairs at Iran’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs believes: “Tel Aviv is presently seeking to provoke Iran to show a military reaction so that it would lead to a US involvement in the conflict and eventually, help Israel solve its problem in the Middle East. But Iran can boost its position in the region through peace and stability and has no need for this conflict.”

Two Iranian universities are sanctioned

2019/02/18

The Iranian Minister of Science Research and Technology has announced that Shahid Beheshti University (SBU) and Sharif University of Technology (SUT) have been sanctioned for their scientific activities in nuclear energy.

Goals of conservative MPs to impeach the President

2019/02/17

An Iranian reformist believes: “The opposition has presented a motion to impeach the President under the present circumstances in order to lay the groundwork for the acceptance of their own candidates in the next presidential elections and tie the government’s hands in implementing certain policies such as the FATF.”

FM Zarif: Prospects of war with Israel are great

2019/02/17

Iran’s foreign minister said on Sunday Israel was looking for war and the way Israel and the United States were acting made the prospect of war great, reports Reuters.

A fishing trawler mafia in the Persian Gulf

2019/02/17

Commander of the IRGC Navy has confirmed the presence of Chinese trawlers in the Persian Gulf, saying: “The IRGC cannot remain silent when the rights of our fishermen are being trampled on.”

Tourism

Details of MasterCard for foreign tourists in Iran

2019/02/17

Iran is trying to solve the problems tourists have in having to bring cash to Iran instead of credit cards via banking platforms and put an end to the difficulty.

Tomb of Egypt’s conqueror in Iran

2019/02/15

The tomb of Cambyses II, conqueror of Egypt, is one of the beautiful structures of Pasargadae complex in southern Iran which was constructed in the early days of the Achaemenid era. It is an almost 14-meter high tower-like quadrilateral structure placed on a three-step platform.

Indian contribution to reconstruction of Hindu temple in southern Iran

2019/02/12

India will be working with the Cultural Heritage Organization of Hormozgan Province in southern Iran for the reconstruction of a Hindu temple in Bandar Abbas Port.

12th Tehran International Tourism Exhibition opens

2019/02/12

The 12th Tehran International Tourism Exhibition has opened in Tehran today, 12 February 2019.

Travel to the Sassanid era by visiting Sarvestan Palace

2019/02/10

The Sarvestan Palace complex is located in Fars Province, 9kms south of Sarvestan town. It is home to Iran’s oldest brick dome and was constructed under the rule of Bahram Gor (V), the 15th Sassanid king.

Bishapur ancient city in southern Iran

2019/02/08

Bishapur is an ancient city in Fars Province, southern Iran, on the banks of Shapur River.

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Supreme Leader: Europeans practicing deception today

2019/02/18

On the anniversary of the Popular Uprising of the People of Tabriz, which took place on February 18, 1978, thousands of people from the East Azerbaijan Province met with Ayatollah Khamenei— the Supreme Leader of the Islamic Revolution— this morning, February 18, 2019.

Iran seeks global registration of 4500-year old cedar of Abarkuh

2019/02/18

The Head of Iran’s Cultural Heritage Organization has announced the news that Iran is compiling a file to submit to the Unesco World Heritage Site for the registration of the 4500-year old cedar of Abarkuh as Iran’s oldest lifeform.

Iran’s most popular football clubs to be privatized

2019/02/18

Iranian lawmakers have assigned the country’s Ministry of Sport and Youth to prepare the groundwork for adding the Persepolis and Esteghlal football clubs to the Farabourse off-exchange trading by mid-September 2019 in cooperation with the Tehran Stock Exchange and Iranian Privatization Organization.

Israel seeking to provoke Iran into a military response

2019/02/18

The former director general of Middle East Affairs at Iran’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs believes: “Tel Aviv is presently seeking to provoke Iran to show a military reaction so that it would lead to a US involvement in the conflict and eventually, help Israel solve its problem in the Middle East. But Iran can boost its position in the region through peace and stability and has no need for this conflict.”

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