Middle-East

Farhadi‘s ‘Everybody Knows‘ to open Cannes 2018

Farhadi‘s ‘Everybody Knows‘ to open Cannes 2018

Iranian filmmaker Asghar Farhadi gained international recognition after his 2012 drama ‘A Separation’ brought him a Golden Globe Award as well as two Academy Awards for Best Foreign Language Film. He went on to awe the world’s audience with ‘The Salesman‘, which recieved 2016 Canne‘s Best Screenplay Award, and also making him one of the few directors world-wide who have won the Academy Award for Best […]

Iran urges sides to cooperate on Salisbury attack

Iran urges sides to cooperate on Salisbury attack

Iranian Ambassador to the Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW) Alireza Jahangiri read out a joint statement during an extraordinary meeting of the OPCW Executive Council, on behalf of Russia, China, Pakistan, Syria, Venezuela, Cuba, Nicaragua, Belarus, Kazakhstan, Armenia, Kyrgyzstan, Azerbaijan, Tajikistan and Uzbekistan. The Iranian envoy called on the two sides involved in the dispute over the last […]

Iran aided Syria, Iraq ‘with all might’ to eradicate terrorism

Iran aided Syria, Iraq ‘with all might’ to eradicate terrorism

Brigadier General Amir Hatami made the remarks in a meeting with Kazakhstan‘s Minister of Defense and Aerospace Industry Beibut Atamkulov on the sidelines of the 7th Moscow Conference on International Security on Wednesday. During the meeting which was held in the Russian capital, the Iranian defense minister hailed the cooperation between Iran and Kazakhstan in international communities as a good model […]

Oil price pushes higher

Oil price pushes higher

 “The Iranian factor is going to be a very significant input for the next four weeks. It is going to be an underlying support for the whole month,” Olivier Jakob, an oil analyst at Petromatrix was quoted as saying by Reuters on Monday. “U.S. drillers cut seven oil rigs in the week to March 29, bringing the total down to 797, […]

Nature Day in Tehran

Nature Day in Tehran

           

Iranian judo team finishes Tbilisi Grand Prix 2018 with one silver

Iranian judo team finishes Tbilisi Grand Prix 2018 with one silver

Heavy weight Mahjoub at +100kg category had overcome judokas from Russia, France, and the host country Georgia to reach the final, but he could not overcome another powerful Georgian sportsman Geuram Tushishvili to grab the title and won Iran’s single medal in the international event. Iran had entered Tbilisi Grand Prix 2018 with 7 judokas, meanwhile one of them resigned […]

Religion main factor in Iran, Pakistan relations

Religion main factor in Iran, Pakistan relations

Siraj ul Haq, who is also a Senate member, made the remarks in a Sunday meeting with the visiting Head of Iran‘s Strategic Council on Foreign Relations Kamal Kharrazi in Lahore, Pakistan. Jamaat-e-Islmai’s Ameer added that although there have been disputes between the two countries due to foreign pressures, the two nations have never had any disputes. The Pakistani politician also […]

Iran, Denmark bilateral trade reaches $398 m

Iran, Denmark bilateral trade reaches $398 m

Morteza Moradian made the remarks in a ceremony to commemorate the arrival of Iranian new year at the Iranian embassy in Copenhagen, which was attended by Iranians living in Denmark as well as some other Iranian officials. Referring to the signing of a $ 500 million guarantee contract for investment in Iran and bilateral agreements reached on intellectual property, Moradian […]

Iraq may launch cross-border operation to fight terrorists in Syria

Iraq may launch cross-border operation to fight terrorists in Syria

“The situation in Syria remains a real challenge and we are focused on finding a solution. We have gone from fighting terrorism in Iraq to fighting terrorism in Syria,” Abadi told reporters during his weekly press conference. Abadi noted that the plans were discussed on Saturday with Iraqi military commanders, stressing that Iraq did not intend to violate any country‘s […]

Holiday makers enjoy cruising on Iranian southern waters

Holiday makers enjoy cruising on Iranian southern waters