A senior Iranian diplomat blasted certain regional and western states for supplying weapons to the rebel groups fighting Syrian people, and announced Tehran's readiness to send further humanitarian and medical aid to the victims of terrorist attacks in the Muslim country.

Iran Foreign Minister Ali Akbar Salehi says the Islamic Republic welcomes the establishment of direct flights between Iranian and US cities after more than three decades.

Wednesday, 26 June 2013 09:19

68,000 foreign tourists visited Golestan

More than 68,000 foreign tourists visited Golestan province in the last Iranian year (ended March 20, 2013), said the deputy head of the province’s Cultural Heritage, Handicrafts and Tourism Department.

Wednesday, 26 June 2013 08:30

Iran expanding clinics in Zimbabwe

The secretary general of Iran’s Red Crescent Society (IRCS) says the organization plans to expand its activities and health services in Zimbabwe, Press TV reports.

Iran will burn over 100 tons of illicit drugs this week as part of its efforts to curb drug abuse and drug trafficking.

Phoenix Publication Institute has released the Persian translation of ‘The Great Depression’ by Jacqueline Farrell.

Monday, 24 June 2013 07:43

Persian Language Seminar in Beijing

Beijing Foreign Studies University (BFSU) hosted a seminar on Persian language on Friday.

Sunday, 23 June 2013 14:35

Babak Fortress: Unique Heritage

Babak Fortress, also known as Immortal Castle or Republic Castle, is a large citadel located in Bez Mountain in Arasbaran forests, which is 16 kilometers southwest of Kalibar city in East Azarbaijan province.

Tehran has extended deep sympathy to the Canadian people as well as the Iranian diaspora in the country over the loss of life and material damage caused by Friday’s heavy flooding in Canada.

Saturday, 22 June 2013 16:22

30% Discount for Ilam Tourists

All accommodation centers of Ilam province will offer a 30-percent discount to tourists in summer, said director general of the province’s cultural heritage, handicrafts and tourism department.