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Up-to-date coverage of everything related to Iran’s Majlis, or Parliament. Separate from the government, the Parliament is an elected chamber of lawmakers with its own factions and responsibilities.

Zarif-Salehi

Zarif, Salehi to brief lawmakers on nuclear deal

Iran deal contains 100 pages including the text and its annexes which were agreed upon by all the negotiating parties.
Iran parliament

My father is bracing for upcoming legislative elections: Mohsen Rafsanjani

Will Hashemi unite with reformists in upcoming parliamentary elections?
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Iran’s Parliament Issues Biannual Report on JCPOA Implementation

The Iranian parliament’s National Security and Foreign Policy Commission on Sunday released a half-yearly report on the process of implementation of a nuclear deal between Tehran and six world countries known as the JCPOA.
Parliament

Political Makeup of the 10th Parliament at a Glance – 157 Seats Confirmed So...

The winners of 157 out of 290 parliamentary seats have been determined so far, with the Principalists losing ground to a combination of the...
USA-and-Iran

MP Criticizes Rouhani’s Gov’t for Failing to Pursue Lawsuits against US

A top Iranian parliamentarian says President Hassan Rouhani’s government is not doing enough to follow up on the lawsuits Iran has filed against the United States.
Parliaments

A normal day in world’s parliaments with fighting politicians (Photos)

Parliaments across the world have time and again witnessed scuffles break out between lawmakers from different parties over political and non-political issues.
ministers

Iranian President Nominates Three New Ministers

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani introduced three ministerial nominees to lead the country’s ministries of culture and Islamic guidance, sports and youth affairs, and education.
Iran Parliamentarians: Syrian elections showing country’s power

110 MPs express support for attacked lawmaker

A member of Parliament said Sunday that 110 MPs have signed a letter to the judiciary chief expressing support for their colleague in the Parliament Ali Motahhari who was attacked last Monday by unknown people.
Iran elections

Iran’s legislative elections to come on February 26, 2016

The Guardian Council has announced that Iran's parliamentary and Assembly of Experts elections will be held on February 26, 2016.
Ali-Tayyebnia

Economy Minister Predicts 5% Economic Growth

Economy Minister Ali Tayyebnia said on Monday May 6 that Iran’s economy will grow by 5% in 2016-2017.

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