Monday, March 4, 2024

Latest News and Views from Iran and the World

Iran negotiating with P5+1, not with US Congress: Rouhani

The Iranian president has reiterated that there will be no deal if anti-Iran economic sanctions are not terminated.

Has Iran found the Right Man or a good deal?

Saeed Laylaz, an economist, says the Lausanne agreement can bring about positive results for Iran, but its advantages should not be overblown.

President Rouhani arrives in Rasht (PHOTOS)

Snapshots of the arrival of President Rouhani in the northern city of Rasht.

IS releases daily in bid to recruit youth, promote beliefs (PHOTOS)

IS has released a daily in a bid to lure the youth in the region under its control.

IAEA delegation arrives in Tehran (PHOTOS)

Photos of the arrival in Tehran of an IAEA delegation.

A look at Iranian newspaper front pages on April 15

IFP has taken a look at the front pages of newspapers on Wednesday and picked headlines from 11 of them. IFP has simply translated the headlines and does not vouch for their accuracy.

Iranian bodyguard recalls painful encounter with Seagal

Ahmad Irandoust, a towering Iranian bodyguard recalls his encounter with Steven Seagal behind the scenes of a movie where he challenged the muscled US actor to a fight.

IAEA delegation arrives in Tehran for technical talks

The IAEA team is scheduled to hold day-long technical negotiations with Iranian officials within the framework of the implementation of the Framework for Cooperation.

Iran to accredit 1st woman ambassador: Report

The Islamic Republic of Iran is to entrust representing the country in a foreign country to a woman diplomat for the first time, a report says.

Iran, Spain FMs meet in Madrid

The need for further Tehran-Madrid cooperation in all fields, including energy and tourism, was stressed at the meeting.

Strategic weight of world changing to the benefit of Asia: Shamkhani

He said that balance of power has undergone a drastic change, leading to emergence and shaping of new powers at regional and international levels.

Traditional wrestling (PHOTOS)

A photo gallery which features wrestlers vying for the top prize at Iran’s traditional wrestling championships in Khorasan Razavi Province.

Conceding fewer goals amounts to a win for us

Amir Mohebian, a political analyst, weighs in on the possible impact of a likely deal between Iran and P5+1 on Tehran's domestic policy.

How would a President Hillary Clinton deal with Iran?

Four Iranian experts answer a hypothetical question: How would a President Hillary Clinton deal with Iran?

Iranian protesters call for Saudi Embassy’s closure

In protest against Saudi airstrikes in Yemen and sexual harassment of two Iranian teens at the Jeddah airport, demonstrators called on officials to shut down the Saudi embassy.

A look at Iranian newspaper front pages on April 14

IFP has taken a look at the front pages of newspapers on Tuesday and picked headlines from 20 of them. IFP has simply translated the headlines and does not vouch for their accuracy.

KAZGUU University confers an honorary doctorate on Iranian FM

A photo gallery featuring a ceremony at Kazakhstan University of the Humanities and Law where an honorary doctorate was conferred upon Iranian Foreign Minister Zarif.

Total says interested in Iran comeback

Iran has the world's second largest gas reserves after Russia, and we will consider returning to this country once sanctions are lifted, said the CEO of French energy giant Total

There will be no delay in supply of S-300 system to Iran: Peskov

S-300 is an air defense missile system of a purely defensive nature. It is not designed for attacks and will not put at risk the security of any regional state, said Lavrov.

US fact sheet not expressive of context of framework agreement

A senior Iranian negotiator said that one cannot accurately predict the time needed for the implementation of an emerging comprehensive nuclear deal between Iran and P5+1.

Iran prepared for “new tourist shock”

We believe that tourism will witness a growing trend in Iran and we are prepared for the new arrivals after the removal of sanctions, said Soltanifar.

Charting the course toward a better nuclear deal, dos and don’ts

An editorial by Javan, a principlist daily, charts the path Iran has taken in the nuclear talks, explaining what should and what shouldn’t be done in the months before the final deal.

The objectives Saudis pursue in airstrikes against Yemen

It is no longer possible to stir up insecurity in the region and buy security at home, writes Sadegh Kharrazi, a former Iranian diplomat.

A hardworking female Iranian rice farmer (PHOTOS)

A photo gallery of an Iranian female rice farmer who believes that work is a cure for all health problems.

A bridge with an interesting function in northern Iran (PHOTOS)

A photo gallery of a bridge with an interesting function: preventing rainwater from going to waste.