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 2020-12-25 18:39 

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Belgrade believes in deepening ties with Tehran: Speaker...

Belgrade, Dec 25, IRNA -- President of Serbian National Assembly Ivica Dacic said on Friday that Serbian leaders are determined to expand and deepen relations with Iran, and this policy will not change....

 2020-12-25 15:56 

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Snowy day in beginning of winter in Tehran...

Snowfall in the first days of the winter season in Damavand County in Tehran has given this region a winter face and brought joy to the people. Dec 25, IRNA/ Elham Heydari...

 2020-12-25 15:14 

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Int'l Exhibition of Home Appliances in Iran...

The 20th International Exhibition of Home Appliances of Iran kicked off at Tehran Permanent International Fairground on Friday. Dec 25, IRNA/ Ehsan Naderipour...

 2020-12-25 14:15 

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Celebrating Christmas in Iran...

Due to the global pandemic, Christmas was celebrated among Iranian Christians by observing the health protocols at the Church of Saint Gregor the Illuminator in Tehran. Dec 25, IRNA/ Genia & Jooana Abadian...

 2020-12-25 14:12 

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"53 Coup" chosen as most popular film of Cinema Verite...

Tehran, Dec 25, IRNA The "53 Coup" documentary has been chosen as the most popular film of the 14th Iran International Documentary Film Festival known as "Cinema Verite"....

 2020-12-25 12:56 

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Zarif congratulates Christians of Eastern states on Jesus Christ birth anniv...

Tehran, Dec 25, IRNA Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif in a Twitter message on Friday congratulated Christians living in the Eastern States on the birth anniversary of Jesus Christ....

 2020-12-25 11:17 

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Official: 132 more Iranians die from COVID-19 over past 24 hours...

Tehran, Dec 25, IRNA - Some 132 people in Iran have died from coronavirus disease over the past 24 hours, Iranian Health Ministry Spokeswoman Sima Sadat Lari said on Friday....

 2020-12-25 10:13 

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Programs to be held in Pakistan to mark 1st anniversary of Gen Soleimani martyrdom...

Islamabad, Dec 25, IRNA -- On the occasion of the first anniversary of the martyrdom of General Qasem Soleimani, special programs will be held by the cultural missions of the Islamic Republic of Iran in Pakistan, as well as other political and religious g...

 2020-12-25 10:03 

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Heavy snowfall in northwestern Iran...

Heavy snowfall is seen in a series of images in Khalkhal, northwestern Iran. Dec 25, 2020. IRNA/Bahram Naghizadeh...

 2020-12-25 06:26 

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No evidence of new COVID variant spread into Iranian borders: Health official...

Tehran, Dec 25, IRNA There is no evidence that the new COVID variant is circulating within Iranian borders, said Minoo Mohraz, a member of the national committee for the fight against the coronavirus disease....

 2020-12-24 20:54 

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Bosnia keen on bolstering trade relations with Iran...

Belgrade, Dec 25, IRNA Foreign Minister of Bosnia and Herzegovina Bisera Turkovic on Thursday stressed the need for boosting ties with Iran....

 2020-12-24 20:30 

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Qalibaf congratulates Christian speakers on Jesus Christ birth anniversary...

Tehran, Dec 24, IRNA Majlis Speaker Mohammad Baqer Qalibaf in a message on Thursday congratulated his counterparts in Christian countries in birth anniversary of Jesus Christ (PBUH)....

 2020-12-24 20:09 

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CBI chief: 200 million euros earmarked for buying coronavirus vaccine...

Tehran, Dec 24, IRNA Governor of Central Bank of Iran Abdolnaser Hemmati said on Thursday that Iran allocated some 200 million euros to purchase 16.8 million doses of coronavirus vaccine....

 2020-12-24 19:43 

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Trump's pardoning Iraqis' killers political, violation of justice: Law expert...

Baghdad, Dec 24, IRNA An Iraqi law expert said on Thursday that US President Donad Trump's move to pardon four members of the notorious US private security company "Blackwater", who killed 14 Iraqi civilians in 2007, is biased, political and a...

 2020-12-24 18:34 

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Serbia says boosting ties with Iran a priority...

Belgrade, Dec 24, IRNA -- Chairman of Serbian Parliament's Foreign Affairs Committee Zarko Obradovic on Thursday hailed Tehran-Belgrade growing ties, saying that promoting all-out relations with Iran is a priority for his country....

 2020-12-24 18:18 

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Money transfer license issued for purchase of coronavirus vaccine: Rabiei...

Tehran, Dec 24, IRNA Government spokesman Ali Rabiei announced on Thursday that money transfer license for purchasing coronavirus vaccine was issued, saying that incessant efforts of Central Bank of Iran yielded results....

 2020-12-24 16:38 

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Iran records highest steel production growth: Statistics...

Tehran, Dec 24, IRNA The World Steel Association in its latest statistics reported that Iran steel production has experienced 13% growth over the past 11 months of the current year....

 2020-12-24 15:55 

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President Rouhani: Jesus Christ's virtues can help solve social challenges...

Tehran, Dec 24, IRNA President Hassan Rouhani said on Thursday that dwelling upon the virtues of Jesus Christ can help world solve social challenges....

 2020-12-24 14:41 

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Iran recognizing only Quds as capital of Palestine: Official...

Tehran, Dec 24, IRNA - Assistant to the Speaker of Parliament for International Affairs Hossein Amir Abdollahian on Thursday said that Iranians only recognize one country called Palestine whose capital is Quds....

 2020-12-24 13:37 

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Trump will bear full responsibility for adventurism on his way out: Zarif...

Tehran, Dec 24, IRNA - Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif in a Twitter message on Thursday said that the ex-US president Donald Trump will bear full responsibility for any adventurism on his way out....

 2020-12-24 11:38 

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Iran's Azmoun on 2020 Asian Team of Year...

Tehran, Dec 24, IRNA International Federation of Football History and Statistics has put Iranian forward Sardar Azmoun on Asia's Team of the Year 2020....

 2020-12-24 11:34 

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152 more Iranians die from COVID-19 over past 24 hours: Official...

Tehran, Dec 24, IRNA - Some 152 people in Iran have died from coronavirus disease over the past 24 hours, Iranian Health Ministry spokeswoman Sima Sadat Lari said on Thursday....

 2020-12-24 11:08 

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Pres. Rouhani: Iran to continue resistance even if economic war lasts 30 years...

Tehran, Dec 24, IRNA President Hassan Rouhani said on Thursday that the people of Iran will resist even if the economic war goes on for 30 years....

 2020-12-24 09:53 

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Eucharist ceremony in Tehran's St. Joseph Cathedral...
 2020-12-24 09:18 

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Iran thanks filmmakers for trusting online screening in Cinema Verite...

Tehran, Dec 24, IRNA Head of Cinema Organization of Iran Hossein Entezami appreciated on Wednesday all filmmakers, who attended the 14th edition of Iran's Cinema Verite, for having confidence in online screening due to the pandemic....

 2020-12-24 09:16 

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Normalization of ties with Zionist regime, violation of Palestinian rights: Iran envoy...

Islamabad, Dec 24, IRNA -- Ambassador of the Islamic Republic of Iran to Pakistan says normalization of relations with the Zionist regime is, in fact, a violation of Palestinian rights and means distancing oneself from Islamic and human identity....

 2020-12-24 08:59 

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Iran petchem revenue to reach $25b in 2021: Oil Minister...

Tehran, Dec 24, IRNA - Iranian Minister of Petroleum said on Thursday that 11 billion dollars of revenues earned in the first boom of the petrochemical industry seven years ago, and in the second jump, the income is expected to reach 25 billion dollars at...

 2020-12-24 08:40 

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President Rouhani opens three national petrochemical projects...

Tehran, Dec 24, IRNA President Hassan Rouhani inaugurated three national petrochemical projects in western provinces of Iran on Thursday....

 2020-12-24 08:28 

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Pres. Rouhani: Iran a huge economic workshop now despite sanctions...

Tehran, Dec 24, IRNA - Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said on Thursday that in spite of the US anti-Iran sanctions, the whole Islamic country has turned into a massive economic workshop, where all Iranians are active....

 2020-12-24 08:20 

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Obstacles on purchasing COVID-19 vaccine removed: CBI chief...

Tehran, Dec 24, IRNA The Governor of the Central Bank of Iran said on Thursday that he has already issued necessary orders for the purchase of the coronavirus vaccine....

 2020-12-24 07:28 

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Iran-Azerbaijan joint economic commission to be held early January...

Tehran, Dec 24, IRNA Head of Iran's Presidential Office Mahmoud Vaezi said on Thursday that the joint economic commission of Iran and Azerbaijan will be held early January....

 2020-12-24 06:53 

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Jump in Iran's petrochemical production amid sanctions, COVID-19...

Tehran, Dec 24, IRNA Iran's government is going to inaugurate three petrochemical projects on Thursday (Dec. 24), while the country has been suffering from illegal US sanctions and the coronavirus pandemic since the start of the Iranian calendar year ...

 2020-12-24 06:44 

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Zarif wishes 'Merry Christmas' for all Christians...

Tehran, Dec 24, IRNA - Foreign Minister of Iran Mohammad Javad Zarif congratulated new Christian year to world Christians in a message on Thursday and wished a happy, healthy and peaceful holiday season for all....

 2020-12-24 06:19 

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Iran terms US accusations as fake, baseless...

Tehran, Dec 24, IRNA Iran's Foreign Ministry spokesman Saeed Khatibzadeh termed the latest accusations by the US President Donald Trump against Iran as baseless and fake....

 2020-12-24 05:45 

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Zarif warns Trump against playing blamegame...

Tehran, Dec 24, IRNA - Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif in a Twitter message warned the ex-US president Donald Trump against playing blame game, saying putting US citizens at risk abroad will not cover failures at home....

 2020-12-24 05:12 

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Headlines in Iranian English-language dailies on December 24...

Tehran, Dec 24, IRNA The following headlines appeared in the English-language newspapers in the Iranian capital on Thursday:...

 2020-12-23 19:27 

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UNESCO registers founder of Iran's Wado Karate as Living Human Treasury...

Tehran, Dec 23, IRNA Iranian Karateka, Mohammad Baqer Aqamiri, the first head of Iran's Karate Federation in post-Revolution era and incumbent head of the federation's technical committee has been registered as a Living Human Treasure by UNESCO....

 2020-12-23 19:12 

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Iran in talks to buy foreign coronavirus vaccine: Health Ministry Spox...

Gorgan, Dec 23, IRNA -- Health Ministry spokeswoman Sima Sadat Lari said on Wednesday that Iran is currently talking with the countries producing coronavirus vaccine to purchase it....

 2020-12-23 17:37 

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"Cinema Verite" announces winners...

Tehran, Dec 23, IRNA -- The 14th edition of Iran International Documentary Film Festival known as "Cinema Verite" on Wednesday announced winners of different sections....

 2020-12-23 16:32 

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Virtual Cinema Verite window to new world: Fest Sec...

Tehran, Dec 23, IRNA Secretary of the 14th Iran International Documentary Film Festival "Cinema Verite" said on Wednesday that the virtual event opened a window to the new world and was a continuation of making development and sharing experiences....

 2020-12-23 16:29 

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Iran-Pakistan economic diplomacy, a way to resolve trade issues...

Islamabad, Dec 23, IRNA -- With the opening of second official cross-border gateway between the Islamic Republic of Iran and Pakistan and through economic diplomacy the two countries can easily remove obstacles to bilateral trade....

 2020-12-23 13:52 

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Urmia Lake...

The revival of Urmia Lake (Persian Darycheh-ye Ormyeh) as the first concern of the Government and the northwestern people of the country has led to the vital plans for directing water to the lake at its final stage. The album depicts some photos of the la...

 2020-12-23 13:52 

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Urmia Lake...

The revival of Urmia Lake (Persian Darycheh-ye Ormyeh) as the first concern of the Government and the northwestern people of the country has led to the vital plans for directing water to the lake at its final stage. The album depicts some photos of the la...

 2020-12-23 11:40 

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Iran, China support 6 coronavirus research plans...

Tehran, Dec 23, IRNA Iran's National Science Foundation and Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS) jointly supported six research plans to fight the coronavirus....

 2020-12-23 10:48 

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No case of new UK mutation corona found in Iran: Minister...

Tehran, Dec 23, IRNA Iran's Minister of Health Saeed Namaki said on Wednesday that the new mutation corona virus rapidly spreading in United Kingdom has not been detected in Iran and that passengers from the UK are being quarantined for two weeks....

 2020-12-23 10:47 

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COVID-19 kills 153 more people in Iran...

Tehran, Dec 23, IRNA Some 153 more Iranians have died from the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) over the past 24 hours bringing the total deaths to 54,156, Iran's Health Ministry spokeswoman Sima Sadat Lari said on Wednesday....

 2020-12-23 10:35 

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Iran Air resumes Tehran to Ankara direct flights...

Tehran, Dec 23, IRNA Iran's national flag carrier Iran Air resumed direct flights between Tehran and Ankara after a long interval of several months as COVID-19 restrictions have eased, according to Hossein Jahani, the director of Iran Air public relat...

 2020-12-23 10:32 

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Copper cathode, India's top import from Iran...

Tehran, Dec 23, IRNA Foreign trade statistics during the past eight months of the current Iranian year (March 20- November 20) show that Indians accounted for the largest share of their non-oil imports from Iran to purchase refined copper cathodes and cat...

 2020-12-23 09:59 

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Repair of most part of Arg-e Bam, southeastern Iran, completed...

Kerman, Dec 23, IRNA Repair and reconstruction of 80 percent of Arg-e Bam- world's largest adobe building in the route of Silk Road- southeastern Iran, has been completed, according to provincial official....

 2020-12-23 09:38 

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Russian official hails Tehran-Moscow oil cooperation...

Moscow, Dec 23, IRNA - Director of Moscow-based Center for Energy and Security Studies Anton Khlopkov said on Wednesday that the Russian Federation gives importance to Tehran-Moscow ties in oil, gas and refinery fields....

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