The body of an Iranian fireman, who lost his life to save a little girl while on duty, has been laid to rest in the capital, Tehran, Press TV reports.
Sat May 18, 2013 1:19PM
An earthquake measuring 5.7 on the Richter scale has struck the southern Iranian province of Hormuzgan.
Fri May 17, 2013 1:36PM
Head of Iran Civil Aviation Organization Hamidreza Pahlevani says the Islamic Republic plans to launch two new airlines by the end of the current Iranian calendar year (ends on March 20, 2014).
Thu May 16, 2013 6:19PM
Iranian Ambassador to Baku Mohsen Pak-Aein has hailed the Azerbaijan branch of the Islamic Republic of Iran Broadcasting (IRIB) over its efforts to expand media ties between the two countries.
Mon May 13, 2013 1:50PM
Following a move by the Europeans satellite provider Eutelsat SA to take Press TV off the air in a flagrant violation of freedom of speech, Press TV viewers can continue to watch the news channel via the following satellites or by visiting the following websites:
Sun May 12, 2013 9:17AM
The 26th edition of Tehran International Book Fair (TIBF) has wrapped up during a closing ceremony after hosting an11-day cultural program.
Sat May 11, 2013 5:2PM
Iran’s Foreign Minister Ali-Akbar Salehi says the Islamic Republic is ready to cooperate with the Asian-African-Legal Consultative Organization (ALCCO) to contribute to the promotion of the organization’s objectives.
Sat May 11, 2013 1:23PM
Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei says “strengthening the institution of family” and “respecting and honoring women at home” are two important and immediate needs of society.
Sat May 11, 2013 4:39AM
An earthquake measuring 6.2 on the Richter scale has struck the port city of Jask in the southern Iranian province of Hormuzgan, killing one and injuring dozens of others.
Sat May 11, 2013 1:17AM
Tens of thousands of Iranians have taken to the streets across the country to express their outrage at Syrian militants’ campaign against Islam, Press TV reports.
Fri May 10, 2013 7:56AM
The French Health Ministry has announced the ‘first and only confirmed case’ in France of a new virus similar to the one that causes Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome (SARS).
Tue May 7, 2013 9:31AM
Two earthquakes have struck the town of Kaki near Iran’s southern city of Bushehr, with no casualties or damage reported.
Tue May 7, 2013 5:50AM
A political analyst says Muslims across the world need to remain united to counter the plots of enemies, addressing the recent desecration of a holy shrine in Syria.
Mon May 6, 2013 10:46PM
Students have staged a demonstration in the Iranian capital to condemn the desecration of the grave of a Shia Muslim figure in Syria.
Mon May 6, 2013 7:35AM
Indian Cultural Center in Iran has been inaugurated during a ceremony held at the Indian Embassy in the Iranian capital city of Tehran.
Sat May 4, 2013 1:6PM
Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei has visited the 26th International Book Fair held at Tehran's Grand Prayer Grounds.
Fri May 3, 2013 9:6AM
The Islamic Republic of Iran ranks first in science production in the Middle East, the country’s deputy minister for science, research and technology tells Press TV.
Fri May 3, 2013 7:9AM
The United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC) has called for a global freeze on the use of drones as the US killer drone strikes continue to take innocent lives in several countries.
Thu May 2, 2013 6:23PM
A political analyst has slammed the American global coffeehouse chain, Starbucks, for banning access to Press TV website at its shops since 2011, while giving free online access to obscene content and pornographic material.
Thu May 2, 2013 7:34AM
Iran's Prosecutor General Gholam-Hossein Mohseni-Eje’i says the Islamic Republic and Armenia have agreed to work together closely in the fight against narcotics.
Wed May 1, 2013 5:18PM
People across the world have taken to the streets to celebrate the international Labor Day marked on May 1, demanding better working conditions.
Tue Apr 30, 2013 8:57AM
The second day of the Scholars and Islamic Awakening International Conference has kicked off in the Iranian capital, Tehran.
Tue Apr 30, 2013 8:37AM
A senior Iranian official says Western powers have been attempting to hijack the Islamic Awakening movement by downplaying the Islamic aspects of it.
Tue Apr 30, 2013 7:11AM
Iran is planning to hold the first International Logotype Festival, focusing on representing the Islam’s prophet Muhammad (PBUH) in the capital city of Tehran.
Tue Apr 30, 2013 1:21AM
The Islamic Republic of Iran has held the annual International Persian Gulf Exhibition, which displays T-shirts by Iranian, and international graphics artists, Press TV reports.
Mon Apr 29, 2013 5:8AM
An exhibition of historical maps, illustrating Persian Gulf in different eras, has been mounted at the Sahab Geography and Cartography Institute in Tehran.
Sun Apr 28, 2013 3:12PM
An earthquake measuring 4.7 on the Richter scale has struck the southern port city of Bandar Charak in Iran’s Hormozgan Province.
Fri Apr 26, 2013 9:35AM
Iran’s Foreign Minister Ali Akbar Salehi has expressed condolences over the deadly collapse of an eight-story building in the Bangladeshi capital, Dhaka.
Thu Apr 25, 2013 8:51AM
A court in the Netherlands has ordered a Dutch businessman, who had sold chemical raw materials to Iraq’s executed dictator Saddam Hussein, to pay compensation to the Iranian victims of the former Iraqi regime’s gas attacks during its eight-year war on Iran.
Tue Apr 23, 2013 5:58PM
Iran is set to hold the sixth international conference on the Islamic Awakening in the capital, Tehran, Press TV reports.
Tue Apr 23, 2013 9:9AM
A team of Romanian archeologists has unearthed two skeletons of a young man and a woman buried together with their hands clasped in the city of Cluj-Napoca .
Sun Apr 21, 2013 1:56PM
An F-5 fighter jet crashes after hitting mountains near the western Iranian city of Abdanan, in Ilam province, killing both crew members.
Fri Apr 19, 2013 7:32AM
Lebanese Foreign Minister Adnan Mansour has offered his condolences to the Iranian government and nation over the recent earthquake that hit the southeastern Iranian province of Sistan and Baluchestan.
Thu Apr 18, 2013 5:39PM
The United Nations Human Settlements Program (UN-Habitat) has expressed condolences over a recent earthquake in southeastern Iran.
Thu Apr 18, 2013 5:36PM
A new poll reveals that some 72 percent of the French people believe international media do not reflect the real problems and issues in the world.
Thu Apr 18, 2013 1:43PM
An earthquake measuring 5.2 on the Richter scale has struck Iran’s northwestern province of East Azarbaijan.
Wed Apr 17, 2013 10:15AM
Russian President Vladimir Putin has expressed his country’s readiness to send aid for the victims of the recent 7.5-magnitude earthquake in southeastern Iran.
Wed Apr 17, 2013 7:33AM
An earthquake measuring 5.7 on the Richter scale has hit Iran’s southeastern regions one day after a strong quake jolted the province of Sistan and Baluchestan.
Wed Apr 17, 2013 7:20AM
Turkish Foreign Minister Ahmet Davutoglu has expressed sympathy with Iran over the strong earthquake that jolted the southeastern Iranian province of Sistan and Baluchestan.
Wed Apr 17, 2013 5:15AM
The deputy governor of Iran’s Sistan and Baluchestan Province says one person was killed and five others were injured in the powerful earthquake that jolted southeastern Iran.
Tue Apr 16, 2013 10:54PM
One person has been confirmed dead in a strong earthquake that jolted the southeastern Iranian province of Sistan and Baluchestan.
Tue Apr 16, 2013 4:24PM
Thirty-four people have been killed and scores injured in southwestern Pakistan after a powerful earthquake hit Iran’s southeastern province of Sistan and Baluchestan, near the Pakistani border.
Tue Apr 16, 2013 4:20PM
A 7.5 magnitude earthquake has rocked Iran's southeastern province of Sistan and Baluchestan near the border with Pakistan.
Tue Apr 16, 2013 4:14PM
A 4.4 magnitude aftershock has jolted the southeastern Iranian city of Saravan, in Sistan and Baluchestan Province, following a 7.5 quake in the region.
Sun Apr 14, 2013 7:25AM
Italian team of archaeologists has uncovered the mystery of the recently excavated cave of 'Gate to Hell' in Pamukkale, southwestern Turkey.
Sun Apr 14, 2013 5:55AM
Iran’s Foreign Minister Ali Akbar Salehi says the Islamic Republic has always played an effective role in assisting the United Nations in the settlement of regional problems.
Sun Apr 14, 2013 3:39AM
Two human cases of infection with H7N9 strain of bird flu have been reported in a new province in China, state media say.
Sat Apr 13, 2013 10:29AM
The Azeri and Kazakh presidents and the Italian caretaker premier have separately offered their condolences to the Iranian government and nation over the recent earthquake that hit the southern Iranian province of Bushehr.
Thu Apr 11, 2013 5:25AM
Secretary General of the United Nations Ban Ki-moon has offered his condolences to the Iranian government and nation over the recent earthquake that struck the southern Iranian province of Bushehr.
Wed Apr 10, 2013 3:50PM
At a time when the Catholic Church has been plagued with various sex scandals, a new report has revealed that some of the residents of Vatican City are downloading porn.