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Government fails to replace Tehran mayor

campaigning to keep Mohammad Bagher Qalibaf from being picked again as mayor of the capital. But the City ... "Mr. Mohammad Bagher Qalibaf once again was elected as Tehran mayor," state-radio reported, saying he received eight of the 15 council votes. Qalibaf was Tehran police chief before his election ...

17/05/2010 - 23:25 - comment 0

Rafsanjani, Ahmadineajd aide barred from Iranian elections, US weighs in

minister Ali Akbar Velayati and Tehran mayor Mohammad Bagher Qalibaf - all top Khamenei loyalists. Former ... Hasan Rowhani and former first vice president Mohammad Reza Aref. Reformers now have the option ...

22/05/2013 - 08:22 - comment 0

Not going quietly: Ahmadinejad vows to challenge ally's election ban

Ali Haddad Adel, former foreign minister Ali Akbar Velayati and Tehran mayor Mohammad Bagher Qalibaf - ... figures: Former top nuclear negotiator Hasan Rowhani and former first vice president Mohammad Reza Aref. ...

22/05/2013 - 10:01 - comment 0

Tehran Mayor grants honorary citizenship to Erdogan over Peres clash

Tehran Mayor Mohammad Baqer Qalibaf has granted ... Tehran Mayor Mohammad Baqer Qalibaf has granted honorary citizenship to Turkish Prime Minister Recep ... Strip.   In a letter to Erdogan, Qalibaf voiced his deep appreciation for the Turkish leader for ...

16/05/2010 - 18:10 - comment 0

Iran ex-national police head says will run for president

Mohammad Baqer Qalibaf announced he would run for president in the June election and said he saw no proble Iran's popular former national police chief Mohammad Baqer Qalibaf announced he would run for president ... to serve the nation," Qalibaf, 43, said during a press conference. The announcement was widely ...

18/05/2010 - 13:54 - comment 0

Iran Police Reveal Name of ‘Serial Killer’

the official Iranian news agency, IRNA.   Police chief Mohammad Baqer Qalibaf identified the suspect ... the official.  Three other prostitutes had been killed by different people who were arrested earlier, Qalibaf ... times for mental problems as well as impotence, Qalibaf said, adding the culprit had never abused his ...

18/05/2010 - 19:13 - comment 0

Opponents of Ahmadinejad make gains in local elections

candidates supporting Mayor Mohammed Bagher Qalibaf, a moderate conservative, won seven of the 15 council ...

18/05/2010 - 11:00 - comment 0

Iranian elections pose problems for fractured conservative camp

on hopefuls to abandon the race to present a united front. Mohammad-Reza Aref reluctantly dropped out of the race late Monday after a deal brokered by former presidents Mohammad Khatami and Akbar Hashemi ... negotiator Saeed Jalili, adviser to the supreme leader Ali Akbar Velayati and former Tehran Mayor Mohammad ...

12/06/2013 - 09:19 - comment 0

Moderate Rouhani elected new Iranian president after landslide victory

36,704,156 1. Hassan Rouhani: 18,613,329 / 50.71 percent2. Mohammad Baqer Qalibaf: 6,077,292 / 16.56 ... Rouhani was elected as new Iranian president, Interior Minister Mostafa Mohammad-Najjar said on state ... Mohammad Khatami. He has vowed to mend Iran’s ties with the international community, and move to ease ...

15/06/2013 - 17:33 - comment 0

Hassan Rouhani and the death of Iranian resistance

Saeed Jalili or Mohammad Baqer Qalibaf. In recent years, Jalili has been the leading Iranian ... on these topics than outgoing President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad.As for Qalibaf, the mayor of Tehran, he proudly ... factions, with one supporting Jalili and the other backing Qalibaf. For example, Qassem Suleimani, ...

Editor's Choice - 23/06/2013 - 12:27 - comment 0