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  • Hardliners in vanguard

    Hardliners in vanguard

    It thus comes about that Gholam Hossein Mohseni Ejei, now the judiciary’s deputy head, will replace Ebrahim Raisi, who takes office in August as President after winning the election on June 18.

    July 7, 2021
  • Swingback in Iran

    Swingback in Iran

    The outcome was a virtually settled fact even before the first vote was cast.

    June 22, 2021
  • Iranians mark 41st anniversary of Islamic Revolution

    Iranians mark 41st anniversary of Islamic Revolution

    Khamenei and President Hassan Rouhani had called for a mass turnout to mark the anniversary of the revolution and condemn the "hostile" moves of the US against Iran.

    February 11, 2020
  • Iran set to exceed nuclear deal uranium enrichment cap

    Iran set to exceed nuclear deal uranium enrichment cap

    The Islamic republic also threatened to abandon more commitments unless a solution is found with parties to the 2015 agreement.

    July 7, 2019
  • Iran trying to ‘blackmail’ world by violating nuclear Deal, says Israel PM Netanyahu

    Iran trying to ‘blackmail’ world by violating nuclear Deal, says Israel PM Netanyahu

    Israel is considered the leading military power in the Middle East and is widely believed to possess its sole if undeclared, nuclear arsenal.

    July 3, 2019
  • Time to ‘Act South’

    Time to ‘Act South’

    Though it may seem far-fetched at first glance, Sri Lanka and the North-east have several things in common.

    June 24, 2019
  • China to continue Iran trade despite new US sanctions

    China to continue Iran trade despite new US sanctions

    The US has given temporary exemptions to eight countries -- including India, Japan and Turkey -- to continue buying oil in a bid to avoid disrupting their economies and global markets.

    November 5, 2018
  • Butchery in Iran

    Butchery in Iran

    In death, four-year-old Mohammad-Taha Eghdami, whose photograph went viral in Iran over the weekend, symbolises the calculated malevolence that drove terrorists to attack a military parade, killing 29 people, including conscripts and children. Crucially enough, the parade had been organised to mark the anniversary of the start of the 1980-88 war with Saddam Hussein’s Iraq. …

    September 25, 2018
  • 24 killed, over 50 injured in attack on military parade in Iran

    24 killed, over 50 injured in attack on military parade in Iran

    Earlier, Iranian President Hassan Rouhani used the occasion of the military parade to compare US President Donald Trump to the former Iraqi dictator Saddam Hussein, according to Press TV.

    September 22, 2018
  • Iran trumps Trump

    Iran trumps Trump

    Iran is a long way from deceptive North Korea and not merely in terms of distance. It has hit back at the United States of America, with President Hassan Rouhani rejecting President Trump’s offer of “talks without preconditions” as worthless and “a dream”, saying his words contradicted his action of reimposing sanctions on Tehran. Less …

    August 4, 2018
  • Iranians hold rallies to mark US Embassy takeover

    Iranians hold rallies to mark US Embassy takeover

    Iranians have taken to the streets across the nation to commemorate the anniversary of the takeover of the American embassy in Tehran 38 years ago. On November 4, 1979, a group of Iranian university students took over the US diplomatic mission, which they believed had turned into a centre of espionage aimed at overthrowing the …

    November 4, 2017