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Iranian author releases book on unity in view of Qur’an
24 Feb 2018 16:15

Iranian author releases book on unity in view of Qur’an

Iranian Qur’an researcher has released book explaining the social view of Qur’an interpreters in line with promoting Islamic unity among Muslims.

 
Daesh not over, US relocating it: Iran FM
24 Feb 2018 16:10

Daesh not over, US relocating it: Iran FM

"The United States is relocating Daesh terrorists to outside of the Middle East, where they had been based before losing all the territory they had occupied," Iranian Foreign Minister stressed.

 
Israeli forces clash with Palestinians following Friday prayer (photo)  <img src="/images/picture_icon.gif" width="16" height="13" border="0" align="top">
24 Feb 2018 16:02

Israeli forces clash with Palestinians following Friday prayer (photo)  

Israeli forces in Ramallah clash with Palestinian protesters following Friday prayer on February 23 injuring 15-year old teenage boy with a live round. The minor was rushed to Ramallah Medical Complex, where he underwent a surgery to stop bleeding. Meanwhile, Palestinians ...

 
 
Nemati nominates for Intl. Women’s Day Award
24 Feb 2018 15:50

Nemati nominates for Intl. Women’s Day Award

Iranian female archer Zahra Nemati has been nominated for the 2018 International Women’s Day Award following wining 2017 world archery athlete recently.

 
Myanmar ‘bulldozed Rohingya villages’
24 Feb 2018 14:54

Myanmar ‘bulldozed Rohingya villages’

Satellite imagery shows Myanmar authorities have bulldozed at least 55 Rohingya villages in northern Rakhine in recent months, Human Rights Watch said on Feb. 23, condemning the government for erasing evidence at sites where troops are accused of atrocities.

 
US seeks Turkish cooperation to upgrade air defenses instead of Russian S-400s
24 Feb 2018 14:48

US seeks Turkish cooperation to upgrade air defenses instead of Russian S-400s

The U.S. is seeking cooperation with Turkey to boost Turkish air defense capabilities as an alternative to Ankara’s purchase of Russian S-400 surface-to-air missile batteries.

 
400 kilos of cocaine found in embassy
24 Feb 2018 14:46

400 kilos of cocaine found in embassy

Police have seized nearly 400 kilos of cocaine from the Russian embassy in Buenos Aires and arrested several members of a drug trafficking gang, Argentina’s security minister announced Feb. 22.

 
Calm returns to currency market: Iran’s top banker
24 Feb 2018 14:02

Calm returns to currency market: Iran’s top banker

"Calm has returned to the country’s currency market thereafter a turmoil of multiple weeks that shot the rates of foreign currencies through the ceiling," the governor of the Central Bank of Iran (CBI) mentioned.

 
Tehran hosts 31st Khwarizmi Intl. Award
24 Feb 2018 13:59

Tehran hosts 31st Khwarizmi Intl. Award

The 31st edition of the Khwarizmi International Award (KIA) has gone underway at IRIB International Conference Center in Iranian Capital city of Tehran.

 
33 rights groups urge UN to publish names of settlement-linked businesses
24 Feb 2018 13:59

33 rights groups urge UN to publish names of settlement-linked businesses

More than 30 international and Palestinian human rights groups and organisations have urged the UN Human Rights Office to make public a list of companies linked to Israel’s illegal settlements.

 
Moscow censures US for inaction against al-Nusra terrorists in Syria
24 Feb 2018 13:02

Moscow censures US for inaction against al-Nusra terrorists in Syria

Russian Foreign Minister, Sergey Lavrov, has called Jabhat al-Nusra terrorists as the main problem in Eastern Ghouta region censuring the US for its inaction against the terrorist group in Syria.

 
Iran never after reviving Persian empire
24 Feb 2018 13:02

Iran never after reviving Persian empire

"Iran never wants to revive the Persian empire," stressed Iranian parliament speaker noting the country has never attacked any other countries since the Islamic revolution.

 
Nobody is allowed to cross security redlines: Senior cleric
24 Feb 2018 12:44

Nobody is allowed to cross security redlines: Senior cleric

The interim leader of Tehran Friday Prayers called on the judiciary to punish the murderers of 5 security forces who were recently killed in riots in the north of Tehran.

 
Palestinian protesters throw shoes, eggs at US officials in Ramallah
24 Feb 2018 12:44

Palestinian protesters throw shoes, eggs at US officials in Ramallah

Palestinian protesters in Ramallah have pelted shoes and eggs at visiting US officials in the West Bank over Washington’s hostilities with Palestinian nation.

 
President anticipates ‘better future’ for Iran’s progress
24 Feb 2018 12:43

President anticipates ‘better future’ for Iran’s progress

Hailing the country’s new tech. achievements in recent years, President Rouhani anticipated a “better future” ahead of Iran’s research and scientific progress.

 
Russia opposes US bid to ‘condemn’ Iran over supplying Yemen with arms
24 Feb 2018 12:27

Russia opposes US bid to ‘condemn’ Iran over supplying Yemen with arms

Russia has announced opposition with a draft resolution by western countries to condemn Iran over alleged supply of arms to Yemen.

 
18 Somalis killed in al-Shebab twin bomb blast
24 Feb 2018 11:16

18 Somalis killed in al-Shebab twin bomb blast

More than 18 Somalia civilians have lost their lives and 20 more wounded as al-Shebab twin bomb blast rocked the capital Mogadishu, local police has reported.

 
US imposes ‘largest ever’ sanctions against N Korea
24 Feb 2018 11:15

US imposes ‘largest ever’ sanctions against N Korea

US President Donald Trump has announced on Friday the ‘largest ever’ package of sanctions to be imposed against Pyongyang vowing a second phase that could be ‘very, very unfortunate for the world’ if the first one did not work.

 
Myanmar bulldozing Rohingya villages to clear ‘crime scenes’
24 Feb 2018 11:13

Myanmar bulldozing Rohingya villages to clear ‘crime scenes’

Myanmar government is bulldozing, in a vast operation, the evidence of its aggressions against Rohingya Muslims, rights group has warned.