Loading...
You are here:  Top Stories  >  2013  >  March  >  20

Latest

Wednesday, 20 March 2013  /  International

The message that was sent by President Obama to the Iranian people on the eve of the Persian New Year was widely quoted in the Iranian media and by various opposition groups. Some criticized its unilateralism and said it failed to mention the long-standing hostility towards…

Read More →
Latest

Wednesday, 20 March 2013  /  International

Read More →
Latest

Wednesday, 20 March 2013  /  International

Hojjatoleslam Mojtaba Zolnur, former advisor to the representative of Iran’s Supreme Leader to the IRGC, has urged Iran’s Judiciary to take legal action against a “drunk” Saudi diplomat who killed an Iranian driver in a car accident in Tehran. The Iranian Foreign Ministry says it is…

Read More →
Latest

Wednesday, 20 March 2013  /  Military

In a meeting with religious leaders and preachers, Member of the Expediency Council and Assembly of Experts, Hassan Rohani, discussed the country’s current problems in various areas, and emphasized that the solution lies in internal unity among all political forces with emphasis on national interests. He…

Read More →
Latest

Wednesday, 20 March 2013  /  Military

Tehran Prosecutor, Abbas Ja’fari Dowlatabadi, said 18 people will be tried for their involvement in the assassination of the country’s nuclear scientists. “Eighteen suspects have been prosecuted and indicted over the nuclear assassinations. We will see them on trial next (Persian calendar) year.” He added that…

Read More →
Latest

Wednesday, 20 March 2013  /  Military

The South Kazakhstan Regional Customs Department arrested a commercial Volvo that was loaded with “scrap metal.” The vehicle was inspected because radiation exceeding the permissible level was detected by an “alert” from the automated radiation monitoring system. The shipper was LLP Urker Alem (Shymkent) and the…

Read More →
Latest

Wednesday, 20 March 2013  /  Military

The IRGC’s Construction Base, Khatam al-Anbia Command, has successfully manufactured COD (Corrugated Optic Duct) used in fiber optics communications infrastructures. These pipes are durable and superior for protecting fiber optic communication cables.  …

Read More →
Latest

Wednesday, 20 March 2013  /  Economy

Despite promises by officials to supply red meat at 14,000 tomans and pistachios for 30,000 tomans ahead of the holiday, there was no evidence in the markets that these goods were being sold at the aforementioned prices and the same was true for other products required…

Read More →
Latest

Wednesday, 20 March 2013  /  Economy

Central Bank Governor, Mahmoud Bahmani, announced ahead of the New Year that lowering inflation and regulating tension in the market would be at the top of the Central Bank’s agenda in the New Year. According to Bahmani, the Central Bank plans to implement all possible measures…

Read More →
Latest

Wednesday, 20 March 2013  /  Economy

In a message marking the anniversary of nationalization of Iran’s oil industry, Oil Minister Rostam Qasemi said that the nationalization of the oil industry would continue until Iran’s economy has achieved full and complete economic independence with external assistance. Iran hailed the 62nd anniversary of the…

Read More →
Latest

Wednesday, 20 March 2013  /  Human Rights

Top security officers involved in serious and systematic violations of Baha’i rights, as codified both in domestic and international laws. They should be held accountable for their decisions and actions. JFI (Justice for Iran)  requests that the European Union and countries supporting human rights use political…

Read More →
Latest

Wednesday, 20 March 2013  /  Uncategorized

Read More →
Latest

Wednesday, 20 March 2013  /  Human Rights

Read More →
Latest

Wednesday, 20 March 2013  /  Domestic

The President’s personal letter to Minister of Science Danshejoo in the last days of the Persian year regarding the removal of the presidents of Tehran University and of Tarbiat Modares University has provoked a firestorm in Iran. In his letter, the President asked to replace the…

Read More →
Latest

Wednesday, 20 March 2013  /  Domestic

? The contents of the session, which was signed by 46 former Khatami advisers, experts, analysts, economists and political and cultural activists, was presented under the name “Fears and Hopes, Dos and Don’ts.” The purpose of the session was “to find a path to free people…

Read More →
Latest

Wednesday, 20 March 2013  /  Domestic

Fa’ezeh Hashemi, daughter of Chairman of the Expediency Council and former President Ayatollah Rafsanjani was released from prison at the end of the sentenced imposed on her for anti-regime propaganda. According to reports, when Fa’ezeh was informed of her release, she stated that she did not…

Read More →
Latest

Wednesday, 20 March 2013  /  Domestic

Mohammad Sa’id-Kia was the Minster for Housing and Urban Development until three years ago when President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad dissolved that Ministry. He also served as Minister of Roads and Transportation under former President Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani. He studied at Tehran’s Amir Kabir University….

Read More →