Leader calls for holding strong, vibrant elections in Iran

The Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei says strong, vibrant elections are one of the pillars of proper administration of the country. A group of Iranian first-time voters and families of martyrs convened a meeting with the Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei on Wednesday morning. The meeting takes […]

Iranian FM in Geneva to attend UNHRC session

Iranian Foreign Minister Hossein Amir-Abdollahian is visiting the Swiss city of Geneva to attend the 55th session of the United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC). Heading a diplomatic delegation, the top Iranian diplomat arrived in Geneva in early on Monday. During his stay in Geneva, Amir-Abdollahian is scheduled to hold meetings with UN officials. The […]

Iran’s Supreme Leader slams US for vetoing UN resolution over Gaza ceasefire

The Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei has strongly criticized the US for vetoing a UN resolution demanding a ceasefire in the Gaza Strip once again. Referring to the revelation of the West’s claims about human rights, the Leader said, “The Westerners, who are making a fuss about the execution of a […]

Iran marks National Engineering Day

The National Engineering Day is observed in Iran on February 24, simultaneous with the commemoration day of the outstanding Persian philosopher, scientist, and mathematician Nasir al-Din Tusi. A 60-km diameter lunar crater located on the southern hemisphere of the moon is named after him as “Nasireddin”. Khajeh Nasir al-Din Tusi (1201–1274) was a Persian polymath […]

Iran detains terrorist network in Isfahan province

Iranian security forces have arrested a terrorist network in the Isfahan province, a provincial judicial source said. Chief Justice of Isfahan Province Asadollah Jafari, on Friday, announced that eight terrorists were arrested in the province ahead of ceremonies to commemorate the 45th anniversary of the victory of Iran’s Islamic Revolution earlier in February. He added that […]

Ayatollah Khamenei meets with attendees of 40th Int’l Quran Competition

Supreme Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei has predicted that the Islamic world will witness the annihilation of the cancerous tumor of Zionism. Ayatollah Khamenei made the remarks in a meeting with a number of attendees of the 40th edition of the Islamic Republic of Iran (IRI) International Holy Quran Competition at […]

Parliamentary elections campaign kicks off in Iran

Candidates competing in the elections for the 12th term of the Iranian parliament (Majlis) have launched their campaign that will continue until the end of this month. Candidates are allowed to go ahead with advertisements and campaign processes beginning from the early morning of Thursday following the publication of the full list of contenders and […]

US at core of Axis of Evil in world: Raeisi

The Iranian president said Wednesday that the United States is at the center of the Axis of Evil, condemning Washington for vetoing the UN Resolutions that called for a cease-fire in Gaza. President Ebrahim Raeisi made the remarks on Wednesday in the closing ceremony of the 40th international Quran competition in Tehran. “If the Islamic […]

Iran among top 5 countries in nuclear industry: Atomic chief

The head of the Atomic Energy Organization of Iran (AEOI) says the country ranks among the top five in the nuclear industry despite years of sanctions imposed by the West. Speaking on Tuesday, Mohammad Eslami highlighted Iran’s achievements in its peaceful nuclear energy program, including the production of high-quality heavy water. “Iran is placed among the […]

Sri Lankan president terms Iran as gateway to Central Asia

Referring to Iran’s strategic position, the Sri Lankan president considered Iran as a gateway to Central Asia and he emphasized increasing economic interactions with Iran. Iran’s Foreign Minister, Hossein Amir-Abdollahian met and held talks with the president of Sri Lanka, Ranil Wickremesinghe in during his stay in Colombo. During this meeting, Hossein Amir-Abdollahian referred to the agreement between Tehran […]