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 2021-01-24 07:15 

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Iran's Bazargan crossing exports 80,000 tons of goods...

Orumiyeh, Jan 24, IRNA - Bazargan border crossing in West Azarbaijan Province, northwestern Iran, as the most important border crossing of the country in several years, has been flourished by exporting around 80,000 tons of commodities after three and a h...

 2021-01-24 07:05 

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Iran extends ban on London flights due to coronavirus surge...

Tehran, Jan 24, IRNA Iran has extended a travel ban on flights to and from London due to a surge in the coronavirus disease in the UK, according to Head of Iran's Civil Aviation Organization (CAO) Touraj Dehghani Zangeneh....

 2021-01-24 06:23 

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Expert sees issues irrelevant to JCPOA as obstacle to Iran-US agreement...

Tehran, Jan 24, IRNA - Issues of missile program and the region, which are irrelevant to the nuclear deal, can seriously hinder any agreement between Iran and the United States, a professor at an American university has said....

 2021-01-24 06:21 

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FM: Libya keen on developing ties with Iran...

Tehran, Jan 24, IRNA Libyan Foreign Minister Mohamed Taher Siala in a meeting with new Iranian Ambassador to Libya, Mohammad Reza Raouf Sheibani, called for developing relations....

 2021-01-24 06:18 

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University of Tehran and Hochschule Furtwangen University to expand science ties...

Kish, Jan 24, IRNA -- The University of Tehran in its Kish international campus and Hochschule Furtwangen University of Germany are to hold "Master of Mechanical Engineering" joint courses....

 2021-01-24 05:08 

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

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

 2021-01-23 19:55 

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Iran signs agreement with Armenia to boost trade exchanges...

Tehran, Jan 23, IRNA -- Minister of Industries, Mining and Trade Alireza Razm-Hosseini on Saturday announced the signing of an agreement between Iran and Armenia, noting that the agreement will help boost commercial exchanges between the two countries....

 2021-01-23 18:04 

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Iran, Armenia to set up technology exchange center...

Tehran, Jan 23, IRNA -- Heads of a number of Iranian and Armenian small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) on Saturday discussed establishment of a technology exchange center....

 2021-01-23 16:51 

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Final day of Horse Races in Gonbad-e Kavus...

The final day of the 9th week of horse races in Gonbad-e Kavus was held in a condition that coronavirus restrictions have made the keen spectators stay home. Golestan Province, Iran, Jan 23, 2020....

 2021-01-23 16:34 

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Iran, Armenia call for developing trade, economic ties...

Tehran, Jan 23, IRNA - Governor of the Central Bank of Iran Abdolnasser Hemmati in a meeting with Armenia's Minister of Economy Vahan Kerobyan on Saturday expressed hope for improving Iran's trade and economic conditions and stressed the opportuni...

 2021-01-23 14:56 

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Akhavan traditional house from Qajar Era in Yazd...

Akhavan Tabatabaei House is a manifestation of authentic Iranian architecture dating back to the Qajar period. It is one of the tourist attractions which has been inscribed in the national monuments. Yazd Province, Iran, Jan 23, 2020. IRNA...

 2021-01-23 14:52 

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Iran, Japan discuss purchase of pollution measuring, hospital equipment with Japan...

Tehran, Jan 23, IRNA Representatives of Iran and Japan in a meeting in Tehran discussed the construction of a Japanese-style hospital, Iran's purchase of equipment for air pollution measurement, and receiving a loan for making a power plant....

 2021-01-23 13:14 

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Iranian companies join UN CTCN...

Tehran, Jan 23, IRNA Some Iranian companies joined the UN Climate Technology Centre and Network (CTCN) under the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC)....

 2021-01-23 12:26 

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Defense Minister visits Yasin jet designing center...

Tehran, Jan 23, IRNA - Iran's Minister of Defense Brigadier General Amir Hatami visited the center for designing, manufacturing, and testing the main systems of Yasin jet and was briefed on the manufacturing procedure....

 2021-01-23 11:31 

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Iran Intl' Oil, Gas, Refining and Petrochemcal Exhibition...

The 25th Iran International Oil, Gas, Refining & Petrochemical Exhibition opened in Tehran. The presence of famous foreign companies, as well as domestic producers and industrialists, provides a good opportunity for mutual cooperation. This Exhibition las...

 2021-01-23 10:48 

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Senior diplomat says Iran not interested in direct talks with new US admin "yet"...

Tehran, Jan 23, IRNA - Iran is not keen "yet" to hold direct talks with new US administration because Tehran is of the opinion that the 2015 nuclear deal has a proper framework and negotiations should be held within this framework, Iranian Deputy ...

 2021-01-23 10:37 

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Some 69 deaths caused by COVID-19 in Iran...

Tehran, Jan 23, IRNA - Some 69 deaths were caused by COVID-19 in Iran over the past 24 hours, spokeswoman for Iran's Ministry of Health and Medical Education Sima Sadat Lari said on Saturday....

 2021-01-23 09:14 

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Gas condensate production in joint South Pars Gas Field increasing...

Tehran, Jan 23, IRNA - Production of gas condensate has increased in phases 6, 7 and 8 of the South Pars Gas Field- the world's largest gas field in southern Iran, a state official announced on Saturday....

 2021-01-23 08:49 

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Israel, Saudi Arabia lobbying to prevent US from rejoining JCPOA, academic says...

Tehran, Jan 23, IRNA Tel Aviv and Riyadh are lobbying to prevent the United States from rejoining the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) and will do whatever they can to hamper any effort in this regard, Professor of University of Hawaii Farideh F...

 2021-01-23 08:45 

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Zarif to visit Baku , Moscow, Tbilisi, Yerevan and Ankara soon...

Tehran, Jan 23, IRNA Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif is to pay a visit to Baku, Moscow, Tbilisi, Yerevan and Ankara in the coming days, the spokesman of Iran's Ministry of Foreign Affairs Saeed Khatibzadeh said on Saturday....

 2021-01-23 08:41 

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"Taq Kasra" in course of decay...

Baghdad, Jan 23, IRNA Taq Kasra is a magnificent building in Madain, modern Iraq, dating back to the Sassanid Empire known as Ayvn-e Kesr. Madain is located on Tigris coast 30km south of Baghdad....

 2021-01-23 08:41 

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Islamic Awakening forum issues communique to condemn Baghdad terrorist act...

Tehran, IRNA Islamic Awakening forum issued a communique to condemn Jan 21 terrorist act in Baghdad which claimed lives of 32 Iraqi citizens and injured 110 others, the news is reported on Saturday....

 2021-01-23 07:31 

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Pres announces start of vaccination in Iran soon...

Tehran, Jan 23, IRNA Iranian President Hassan Rouhani announced here on Saturday that vaccination in the country will start in the next few days....

 2021-01-23 07:31 

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Pres Rouhani announces start of vaccination in Iran soon...

Tehran, Jan 23, IRNA Iranian President Hassan Rouhani announced here on Saturday that vaccination in the country will start in the next few days....

 2021-01-23 06:30 

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Snowfall in Orumiyeh; Northwestern Iran...

Orumieh in West Azarbaijan, Northwestern Iran, witnessed beautiful snowfall. The photo report shows Silvana Region in Orumiyeh, West Azarbaijan Province. Jan 23, 2021. IRNA/Taha Asgharkhani....

 2021-01-23 06:29 

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Iranian-Cuban vaccine may reach 3rd phase of clinical trial before Nowruz...

Tehran, Jan 23, IRNA Third phase of double-blind clinical trial of Iranian-Cuban COVID-19 vaccine will possibly start before the beginning of the Iranian year, 1400, on March 21, an official with Health Ministry announced on Saturday....

 2021-01-23 06:13 

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World Forum deplores Baghdad terror attack...

Tehran, Jan 23, IRNA - The World Forum for Proximity of Islamic Schools of Thought in a statement slammed the terrorist attack by suicide bomber in Baghdad which killed at least 30 people and wounded 70 others....

 2021-01-23 06:00 

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Iran attracts some $6bn of foreign investment...

Tehran, Jan 23, IRNA The Iranian northern province of Tehran has attracted some $6 billion of foreign investment in less than six years (since March 2015), according to an official with Tehran governorate-general....

 2021-01-23 05:51 

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Is Biden distancing himself from Israel...

Tehran, Jan 23, IRNA - It is very difficult, but if realism dominates the foreign policy of the Biden government and the new president of the United States thinks about the interests of his country, he must distance himself from the Zionist regime. The co...

 2021-01-23 04:36 

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Headlines in Iranian English-language dailies on January 23...

Tehran, Jan 23, IRNA -- The following headlines appeared in the English-language newspapers in the Iranian capital on Saturday:...

 2021-01-22 16:11 

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Russian envoy criticizes E3 JCPOA stance...

Moscow, Jan 22, IRNA Russian Ambassador and Permanent Representative to the International Organizations in Vienna Mikhail Ulyanov in a message criticized position of France, UK, and Germany with regard to renovation of Iran nuclear deal....

 2021-01-22 16:04 

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Ex-Iranian diplomats release statement on new US administration...

Tehran, Jan 22, IRNA Some 41 former diplomats in a statement elaborated on the recent US elections and election of Joe Biden as president of the United States....

 2021-01-22 15:37 

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Zarif: New US administration has a fundamental choice to make...

Tehran, Jan 22, IRNA - Iran's Minister of Foreign Affairs Mohammad Javad Zarif in a message recalled the fact that the new US administration has a fundamental choice to make with regard to continue down the path of contempt or to reject failed assumpt...

 2021-01-22 12:40 

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Official: Iran, Cuba keen on producing million doses of COVID-19 vaccine...

Tehran, Jan 22, IRNA - Spokesman of Iran's Food and Drug Administration Kianoush Jahanpour said Iran and Cuba are after creating capacity for producing million doses of COVID-19 vaccine....

 2021-01-22 11:29 

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Armenian minister in Tehran for economic talks...

Tehran, Jan 22, IRNA Armenian Economy Minister Vahan Kerobyan arrived in Tehran on Friday to discuss the expansion of trade ties between Armenia and Iran....

 2021-01-22 11:20 

IRNA

[ Iran ]

Some 75 deaths caused by COVID-19 in Iran...

Tehran, Jan 22, IRNA Some 75 deaths were caused by COVID-19 over the past 24 hours, spokeswoman for Iran's Ministry of Health and Medical Education Sima Sadat Lari said on Friday....

 2021-01-22 11:17 

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Minister: Iran has increased oil export...

Tehran, Jan 22, IRNA Iranian Petroleum Minister Bijan Namdar Zanganeh underlined on Friday that the volume of Iran's oil export has witnessed a sharp increase in recent days....

 2021-01-22 11:02 

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Russia, Iran to accelerate construction of INSTC...

Moscow, Jan 22, IRNA - Mikhail Pavlov, Managing Director of Russian Railways International, and Iran's Ambassador to Moscow Kazem Jalali discussed the ways to speed up the implementation of the International NorthSouth Transport Corridor (INSTC)....

 2021-01-22 09:38 

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[ Iran ]

US failed to cut Iran oil export to zero: Iran minister...

Tehran, Jan 22, IRNA Iran's Oil Minister Bijan Namdar Zanganeh said on Friday that the Islamic nation did not allow the Trump administration to decrease Iranian oil export to zero....

 2021-01-22 09:05 

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[ Iran ]

US hinders transfer of Iran fee debt to UN: FM Zarif...

Tehran, Jan 22, IRNA The Iranian government allotted money to pay for its membership fee of the United Nations, but the United States got in the way of paying the membership debt, Iran's Minister of Foreign Affairs Mohammad Javad Zarif says....

 2021-01-22 08:12 

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Biden should return to multilateralism to restore America's lost credibility: Pakistani scholar...

Islamabad, Jan 22, IRNA -- A Pakistani intellectual and head of a think tank strongly believes that US domestic challenges will reduce the space for new administration to interfere in the matters of other countries adding that Joe Biden should resume the ...

 2021-01-22 08:11 

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[ Iran ]

Iran twin pillars strategy defeats Trump policy...

Tehran, Jan 22, IRNA Iran's "strategic patience" and "active resistance" led to the defeat of the Trump administration's so-called maximum pressure on the Islamic Republic....

 2021-01-22 07:46 

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[ Iran ]

As new US administration comes in, Pakistan emphasizes engagement on JCPOA...

Islamabad, Jan 22, IRNA -- Pakistan Foreign Ministry Spokesperson stressing the need for policy of engagement between all parties of the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) hoped that they will comply with their part of obligations under the agreem...

 2021-01-21 19:03 

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Qalibaf condemns terror act in Baghdad...

Tehran, Jan 21, IRNA Majlis Speaker Mohammad Baqer Qalibaf in a message to his Iraqi counterpart Mohammed al-Halbousi denounced terror attack in Baghdad which killed and wounded a number of civilians on Thursday....

 2021-01-21 16:16 

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Iran condemns terrorist attacks in Baghdad...

Tehran, Jan 21, IRNA The spokesman of Iran's Ministry of Foreign Affairs on Thursday condemned the terrorist attacks that took place in Baghdad during which tens of innocent people were killed and injured....

 2021-01-21 15:42 

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[ Iran ]

Venezuela open to Iranian investors: Envoy...

Tehran, Jan 21, IRNA The Venezuelan ambassador to Iran said in an interview on the occasion of the Islamic Revolution anniversary that the doors of Venezuela are always open to friend and brother countries, especially the companies interested to invest th...

 2021-01-21 14:28 

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Desperate plotting against Iran will fail: Zarif...

Tehran, Jan 21, IRNA Iran's Minister of Foreign Affairs Mohammad-Javad Zarif said in a Twitter message on Thursday that the terrorist bombings in Baghdad and Netanyahu's boot-licking have no goal but to confront Iran and that desperate plotting ag...

 2021-01-21 13:33 

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[ Iran ]

Iran, Russia discuss probable approach of Biden's administration toward ME...

Moscow, Jan 21, IRNA Iran's Ambassador in Moscow Kazem Jalali and Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Sergei Vershinin discussed the regional and international issues of the Middle East, as well as US President Joe Biden's probable approach toward the...

 2021-01-21 13:06 

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[ Iran ]

Zarif to meet Azeri president in Baku...

Baku, Jan 21, IRNA Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif is to travel to Azerbaijan on January 24 to meet with senior Azeri officials, including President Ilham Aliyev....

 2021-01-21 12:38 

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Iran's futsal keeps 1st, 6th rank in Asia, world...

Tehran, Jan 21, IRNA Iranian futsal team is still the first in Asia and 6th in the world, according to the latest ranking published by Futsal World Ranking....

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