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Iran prepares to transfer Caspian Sea water to Semnan Province

2019.01.15 15:56 GMT

Iran plans to transfer water from the Caspian Sea to solve its water shortage problem, while the country's Department of Environment is reviewing the studies to decide the volume of water transfer.

Rouhani: Iran ready to re-establish "friendly ties with some countries"

2019.01.14 19:49 GMT

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani described Iran's relations with its neighbors as being at the best level and said that Iran is ready to re-establish friendly ties with one or two more regional countries, Trend reports referring to IRNA.

75 injured in 5.9-magnitude earthquake in western Iran

2019.01.07 05:17 GMT

At least 75 people were injured in a 5.9-magnitude earthquake that shook Gilangharb city in Kermanshah province in the west of Iran on Sunday, Pir Hossein Kolivand, head of Iran Emergency Organization, was quoted as saying by Iranian Student News Agency (ISNA), Xinhua reports.

Iran not ready to oil output cut

2018.12.08 21:13 GMT

Tehran will not agree to even a ‘symbolic’ oil production cut within OPEC+ framework and demands an exception, a representative of the Iranian delegation told reporters on the sidelines of the OPEC meeting in Vienna.

Iran takes step to connect its neighboring countries to Persian Gulf

2018.11.24 12:28 GMT

There are a series of separated lines in Iran's rail network which together will complete the North-South corridor, Head of Iran's Management and Planning Organization (MPO) Mohammad-Bagher Nobakht said on the sidelines of event dedicated to the trial run of the Qazvin-Rasht railway.

As US sanctions resume, Rouhani vows to keep selling oil

2018.11.05 17:20 GMT

The U.S. reimposed oil and financial sanctions against Iran on Monday, significantly turning up the pressure on Tehran in order to curb its missile and nuclear programs and counter its growing military and political influence in the Middle East.

Iran, Shell start oil talks

2016.04.13 08:31 GMT

Iran will provide the oil needed for some Shell refineries in South Africa once an agreement has been made.

Iran: Bodies of 316 pilgrims killed in Mina crush repatriated

2015.10.07 01:36 GMT

The head of Iran’s Hajj and Pilgrimage Organization says a total of 316 bodies of Iranian pilgrims killed in last month's tragic crush in Mina, Saudi Arabia, have so far been repatriated.

Iran to host Russian cultural festival

2013.04.08 02:27 GMT

Russian cultural festival to be held in Tehran.

Iran to build first small oil refinery

2013.03.30 03:08 GMT

Iran to build first small oil refinery in Golestan Province.

‘Iran progress not hindered by sanctions’

2013.03.29 07:29 GMT

Western sanctions have failed to impede Iran’s progress, Mehmanparast says.

Iran backs Iraqi counter-terrorism works

2013.03.29 04:27 GMT

'Iraq’s security would guarantee regional stability.'

Ahmadinejad opens major dam project

2013.03.28 07:14 GMT

Ahmadinejad inaugurates world's tallest dam project in Lorestan.

Iran backs UN’s Arms Trade Treaty

2013.03.28 03:32 GMT

Iranian President says the Islamic Republic supports the United Nations’ Arms Trade Treaty to regulate the global trade of conventional arms.

BP could see field shut over Iran bans

2013.03.27 04:09 GMT

Iran sanctions could force BP to shut down North Sea gas field.

P5+1 experts give Iran further details on 'revised proposal'

2013.03.19 03:53 GMT

Pepresentatives of the P5+1 provided Iran with the details during Monday’s expert-level talks in Istanbul.

Iran's leader pardons inmates before Nowruz

2013.03.18 07:48 GMT

Leader grants clemency to Iranian prisoners ahead of Nowruz.

Iran’s new health minister appointed

2013.03.18 02:28 GMT

The Islamic Republic of Iran's Majlis (Parliament) has approved to make Mohammad Hassan Tariqat Monfared the country’s new health minister.

Iran test-fires short-range missiles

2013.03.14 08:56 GMT

Iran’s Army successfully test-fires short-range missiles.

Ahmadinejad censures killings of Shias

2013.03.11 03:24 GMT

Iran president censures killings of Shias in Pakistan.

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