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Iranian MP calls for group discussions with the US

2019/05/21

A reformist MP in Iran has called on the foreign minister to form a 100-member group in coordination with the National Security Council to discuss Iran’s position in talks with American and European officials.

Campaign to free Iranian professor jailed in US

2019/05/21

2000 Iranian university students and professors have started an online campaign to collect signatures for the freedom of professor Massoud Soleimani specializing in stem cells.

Zarif to Trump: Never threaten an Iranian

2019/05/20

Iran’s top diplomat tweeted at Trump, emphasizing: “Try respect—it works!”

Russia will not take Iran’s side as tensions rise

2019/05/18

A Russian affairs analyst in Iran believes: “The main addressees of Putin’s recent speech were Europe and the US. But, Russia will not take Iran’s side as tensions rise and, essentially, it is not in a position to help Iran.”

An Iranian hematologist under arrest in the US

2019/05/18

Eight months have passed since the illegal arrest of an Iranian professor in the US. But no official announcement has yet been made by the US government.

Campaign against war on Iran launched in the UK

2019/05/18

The UK’s largest anti-war coalition has started an online petition to prevent increasing tensions in the Persian Gulf and a US military conflict with Iran.

Tourism

Historic place of worship in northwestern Iran

2019/05/17

The Chapel of Dzordzor, located near Baron Village in the vicinity of Maku is submerged in beautiful silence. The building overlooks a valley through which Zangi Mar River flows. It also holds legends and myths at its heart. The original name of the chapel is the 'Holy Mary' but it has come to be known as Dzordzor church the beautiful scenic landscapes of which have made it one of the most unique buildings in Iran.

Shared tourism for Iran and neighboring countries

2019/05/16

The Iranian Tour Operators Association Deputy has highlighted that an increasing number of tours are bringing visitors with special interests to Iran, adding: “The age range for tourists visiting Iran is changing.”

Chinese tour operators introduced to tourist attractions in Iran

2019/05/13

The tourism industry in Iran has focused on attracting Chinese visitors to this country by organizing special tours for its operators to introduce them to the attractions of Iran.

Iranian Police to allow construction of hostels to attract tourists

2019/05/12

The Iranian Police has decided to issue permits to some hotels and inns to build hostels in order to attract tourists despite the fact that hostels have been banned in Iran so far.

Splendid Iranian garden placed between 2 deserts

2019/05/10

The Golshan Garden is situated on one of the main streets of the city of Tabas in eastern Iran. The location of the garden between the two Lut and Dasht-e Kavir deserts is more like a miracle.

The 7th Citrus Aurantium Festival in Langarud

2019/05/05

The 7th Citrus Aurantium Festival has been held in Langarud, northern Iran. The festival aims to raise awareness about the medicinal properties of bitter orange or Citrus Aurantium, attract tourists, promote local traditions, and introduce the capacities of Guilan Province.

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Iranian MP calls for group discussions with the US

2019/05/21

A reformist MP in Iran has called on the foreign minister to form a 100-member group in coordination with the National Security Council to discuss Iran’s position in talks with American and European officials.

Campaign to free Iranian professor jailed in US

2019/05/21

2000 Iranian university students and professors have started an online campaign to collect signatures for the freedom of professor Massoud Soleimani specializing in stem cells.

Iranians win best expat family title in Beijing

2019/05/21

On national family day in China, an Iranian family has been chosen by the Beijing women’s association as the best expat family living in the Chinese capital.

Supreme Leader concerned about erosion of the Persian language

2019/05/21

At a meeting with a group of Persian language and literature teachers and young and pioneering poets, The Supreme Leader of Iran said: “I am truly concerned about the Persian language and its erosion as a whole.”

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