Arts and Culture

Tourism

Javaher Deh – A dream village in northern Iran

2018/06/22

The ancient, touristic village of Javaher Deh is a quaint village in northern Guilan Province, at a distance of 27kms from Ramsar, at the heart of the Alborz Mountain Chain, next to Samamus peak.  

Snowy Azna – A tunnel in the mountain wilderness

2018/06/22

Azna is a snowy tunnel measuring 800 meters in length. It is one of Iran’s amazing sceneries and a natural landscape of Azna town in Lorestan Province, western Iran.  

Tabriz-Van train runs again

2018/06/18

The CEO of Azerbaijan Railways has announced: “The Tabriz-Van passenger train from Iran to Turkey has started running again after five years, with a capacity to move 250 passengers.”

Rumi's descendant to come to Iran

2018/06/11

Shahrud, Bastam, Kharqan World Heritage Conference will be held with the presence of Esin Celebi, the 25th descendant of Mawlana (Rumi), a number of Iranian cultural and artistic personalities and the Iranian National Commission for UNESCO in Tehran on Wednesday and Thursday, 20 and 21 June, at Shahrud University of Technology, and also in Kharqan.  

Switzerland works with Iran on Tourism in Hamedan

2018/06/09

The Mayor of Hamedan, west central Iran, has said that Swiss Ambassador to Tehran Marcus Leitner, said: “Switzerland will be working with Iran on investing in Tourism in Hamedan.”  

Mysterious bathhouse becomes museum

2018/06/06

The water in the ancient Sheikh Bahai Bathhouse in Isfahan has always been warmed with just one burning candle. It was designed and built by the great scholar Sheikh Bahai in the Safavid Period and is famous for the way it worked.  

Politics

Salehi: Macabre future awaits the world if JCPOA collapses

2018/06/23

The Head of Iran Atomic Energy Organization (IAEO) has said: “If the EU and other countries supporting the JCPOA do not implement their practical opposition to US policies in time, they will face the collapse of the JCPOA and the region, and the world will face a grim, macabre future.”  

Araqchi: Tehran May Quit Nuke Deal in Coming Weeks

2018/06/22

Iranian Deputy Foreign Minister for Political Affairs Seyed Abbas Araqchi said given the vague prospect of the 2015 nuclear deal known as the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA), there is a possibility that Tehran leaves the accord in coming weeks.

CFT Fate after Supreme Leader remarks

2018/06/21

Parliament Speaker, Ali Larijani, in answer to a question asked by a reporter on the fate of Iran joining the Combatting the Financing of Terrorism (CFT) convention, said: “I will certainly ask the Leader’s opinion on the subject; we will act on the Supreme Leader’s expertise in Parliament.”

Schmid: 100 European countries in talks with Iran

2018/06/21

Iran’s Head of the Atomic Energy Organization met with Deputy EU external affairs chief, Helga Schmid, on Wednesday.  

Zarif response to 12 Pompeo demands

2018/06/21

In an article entitled “US Foreign Policy in Crisis” Iranian Foreign Minister, Javad Zarif, has answered the twelve demands of US State Secretary, Mike Pompeo. You can read the full text below.
 

Supreme Leader: Parliament to pass laws on terrorism

2018/06/20

At a meeting between Parliament speaker and MPs, the Supreme Leader of Iran, Ayatollah Khamenei, stated about international treaties and conventions: “These treaties are initially cooked up in the think tanks of great powers to defend their interests.

Economy

Sport

Latest News

Zangeneh: We’ll find other ways to overcome sanctions

2018/06/23

On June 22, Bloomberg writes that Iran said it doesn’t believe buyers of its oil will get waivers from the U.S. government that would allow them to continue purchasing cargoes after President Donald Trump’s renewal of sanctions.  

Iran wins RoboCup World Championship 2018

2018/06/23

The Robotics Team of the Qazvin Islamic Azad University won the title in the RoboCup World Championship 2018 in Canada in some fields.  

Salehi: Macabre future awaits the world if JCPOA collapses

2018/06/23

The Head of Iran Atomic Energy Organization (IAEO) has said: “If the EU and other countries supporting the JCPOA do not implement their practical opposition to US policies in time, they will face the collapse of the JCPOA and the region, and the world will face a grim, macabre future.”  

Richard Clayderman’s surprise for Iranian audience

2018/06/23

The first night of Richard Clayderman’s concert opened with his most famous pieces on 22 June 2018 at the Ministry of Interior Hall.  

Society