September 24, 2000
Iran has arrested several members of the outlawed opposition People's Mujahedeen who were planning to assassinate government officials earlier this mo
Iranian reformists repeat their appeal for calm as university students prepare for the new academic year Monday after deadly unrest marred a meeting o
The International Monetary Fund (IMF) recently forecasted a real GDP growth of 3.4 percent in Iran this year. The growth rate is expected to swell to 4 percent in 2001, higher than that in Saudi Arabi
BP Amoco’s investment talks with Iran are going smoothly and the company is keeping the U.S. State Department informed of all developments in order to avoid drawing Washington’s wrath, a top company o
September 23, 2000
Russia on Saturday kept up the flow of flights into Baghdad, a day after a French plane landed in the Iraqi capital, in defiance of the US hard line o
Iran rejects U.S. criticism over the sentencing of the ten Iranian Jewish spies, and says that the reduction of their jail terms by two years has stun
The movement of people, animals and animal products for trade is leading to an increased spread of animal diseases across national borders, warns the
September 21, 2000
An Iranian appeal court cuts by several years sentences imposed on 10 Jews convicted in July of spying for Israel.
A group of Iranian women recited for the first time ever verses of the holy Quran in a religious program in Vatican city on Sunday, Tehran Times repor
Iran's special religious court has banned the reformist weekly magazine Khalij-e-Fars (Persian Gulf), published in the southern city of Boushehr.
The United States said Wednesday that its policy towards Iran has not changed basically, and that the unilateral sanctions imposed on the Asian countr
An editorial in the <I>Tehran Times</I> a conservative English-language daily published by the Islamic Guidance and Communications Organization, criticized Opec for what it said was giving into Wester
Iran’s energy minister, Bijan Namdar-Zanganeh, has inaugurated the country’s newest power station, a 400 kW facility located in Aliabad.
Iranian President Mohammad Khatami, closing a provincial tour on which he vigorously defended his reform progamme, said Washington is facing growing pressure to lift sanctions on Tehran.
September 20, 2000
Gorgan flash floods have hit five villages in the eastern part of Iran, triggered by torrential rains since early Tuesday, Tahran Daily reported. The