Middle-East

Iranian wrestlers win 2 bronze at intl. tourney

Iranian wrestlers win 2 bronze at intl. tourney

The three Iranian Greco-Roman wrestlers attending the Vehbi Emre and Hamit Kaplan Wrestling tournament in Istanbul of Turkey retuned home with two bronze medals. The international event which is part of the international ranking system for wrestling kicked off on July 19 and came to an end on July 22. Ramin […]

Iran seeks to set up powerful research complex in global arena

Iran seeks to set up powerful research complex in global arena

The Iranian deputy minister, who is the head of Agricultural Research, Training and Promotion Organization, said that his organization is after strengthening scientific and research institutes such as Razi Research Center and also establishing powerful scientific hub in the world arena. Speaking in his first visit to Razi Vaccine and […]

Bahrainis hold fresh rounds of rallies against al-Khalifa regime

Bahrainis hold fresh rounds of rallies against al-Khalifa regime

According to ‘Manama Voice’ website, the people of Bahrain once again held demonstrations against the government oppressive policies. The demonstrations were held in different parts of the country, including Sanabs, Karbabad, Abu Saibe’ and al-Shakhra. The protesters chanted slogans in solidarity with Sheikh Issa Qassim, calling for the release of […]

5.9 quake hits Kermanshah again; casualties reported

5.9 quake hits Kermanshah again; casualties reported

Pir-Hossein Kolivand, head of Iran‘s Emergency told reporters this afternoon that a 5.9 magnitude earthquake struck Tazehabad at around 2:30 local time, the city center of  Salas-e Babajani COunty in western province of Kermanshah. There are reports of casualties and damages to the people‘s houses, and according to medical sources 26 people have been […]

France rejects trade negotiations with US

France rejects trade negotiations with US

 The prospect of a sweeping trans-Atlantic trade deal is becoming increasingly bleak as European officials voice their growing dissatisfaction with US trade policies. French Finance Minister Bruno Le Maire has categorically rejected the idea of trade talks with the US for as long as Washington keeps its Section 232 tariffs […]

Iran finishes runner-up at 2018FISU World University Karate C’ship

Iran finishes runner-up at 2018FISU World University Karate C’ship

Host country Japan won the championship title by bagging 10 gold, two silver and two bronze medals, followed by Iran in the runner-up place with two gold, four silver and five bronze medals. France finished third with one gold, two silver and five bronze medals. The team kumite was the […]

Iran decorative stones‘ export value increased by 94% in 5 years

Iran decorative stones‘ export value increased by 94% in 5 years

IRICA put the export value of decorative stones in 2012 at $176 million, registering a considerable 10.89 percent growth as compared to the last year’s corresponding period. Given the above issue, $341 million worth of decorative stone was exported from the country in the past year (ended March 20, 2018), […]

2nd batch of al-Fu‘ah & Kafriya locals arrive in Lattakia city

2nd batch of al-Fu‘ah & Kafriya locals arrive in Lattakia city

SANA reporter said that hundreds of Lattakia locals gathered before the Grand Prophet’s compound, welcoming 120 families from of al-Fu‘ah and Kafriya who have endured a three-year siege by terrorists. Head of the Grand Prophet’s compound, Sheikh Ayman Zaitoun said that 13 buses carrying about 120 families of the second […]

US govt. has recently pushed for attacks on Iran

US govt. has recently pushed for attacks on Iran

“Although the current ruthless US administration does not militarily threaten Iran in public, there is credible information that it has been attempting to force US Army to conduct attacks [against Iranian positions] over the past year and a half, and this has been publicly acknowledged by the American authorities so […]

Iran’s Parl. speaker condemns attempts to obliterate Palestinians in their lands

Iran’s Parl. speaker condemns attempts to obliterate Palestinians in their lands

According to Iranian Parliament official website Khaneh Mellat, Ali Larijani called the latest motion in Israeli Parliament ‘a racist law.’ “The Zionist Knesset’s move in passing the racist law of the formation of an independent state was aimed at obliterating Palestinians from their motherland,” Larijani’s statement pointed out. “This action […]