Don’t let Daesh represent you: Iraq to Arabs

Iraqi Foreign Minister Ibrahim al-Ja’afari has called on Arab countries to help Baghdad in its fight against Daesh and not to allow the Takfiri terrorist group to introduce itself as their representative....

 
Yemeni snipers pick off 7 Saudi troops

Yemeni snipers pick off 7 Saudi troops

Yemeni snipers have killed some seven Saudi troops during retaliatory operations carried out on the kingdom’s soil.

 
Hawaii judge extends order blocking Trump ban

Hawaii judge extends order blocking Trump ban

A federal judge in the US state of Hawaii has placed a stronger hold on Donald Trump's revised travel ban, striking another legal blow against the president's repeated attempts to bar people from several ...

 
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President's aide stresses Islam's respect for divine religions

Iranian President’s Special Adviser for Religious and Ethnic Minorities’ Affairs Ali Younesi said on Monday that Islam has not allowed its followers to insult any religion and instead has urged them to ...

 
‘Iran EU’s most reliable regional partner’

‘Iran EU’s most reliable regional partner’

A senior Iranian diplomat says the Islamic Republic could be the European Union's most reliable partner in the Middle East region.

 
‘Iran EU’s most reliable regional partner’

‘Iran EU’s most reliable regional partner’

Iran and Russia issue a joint statement, outlining a roadmap for the future status of their bilateral relations and cooperation on the regional and international stage.

 
Trump rolls back Obama climate policies

Trump rolls back Obama climate policies

US President Donald Trump has signed an executive order aimed at rolling back most of his predecessor’s climate change policies, promising that the measure would create jobs in the fossil fuel industry....

 
US backing for Israel cause of insecurity

US backing for Israel cause of insecurity

Iranian Foreign Ministry Spokesman Bahram Qassemi dismissed US vice president’s claim that Tehran is destabilizing the region, saying it is Washington’s support for the Tel Aviv regime that intensifies ...

 
‘Ideologies fostered by S Arabia root of terror’

‘Ideologies fostered by S Arabia root of terror’

Iran has dismissed recent allegations by a Saudi military official against the Islamic Republic, saying the extremist ideologies cultivated by Saudi Arabia are the root cause of terrorism in the Middle ...

 
Larijani censures UN for human rights rapporteur’s mandate

Larijani censures UN for human rights rapporteur’s mandate

Iranian Judiciary Chief Ayatollah Sadeq Amoli Larijani slammed the UN Human Rights Council’s move to renew the mandate of the UN special rapporteur on the human rights situation in Iran.

 
 
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OXFORD, England — One of the many issues that have been raised here in the aftermath of the Brexit vote revolves around identity. What does it mean to be British, to look British, to sound British? I was born and raised here. I live here. I’m unquestionably British. I’ve been told ...

The Problem with Thinking on Your Knees

Somewhere in Thinking the Twentieth Century (2009), a book, which is based on a series of conversations between the historians Tony Judt (1948-2010) and Timothy Snyder, Judt says—and I’m paraphrasing—Intellectuals around the world share a common frame of reference because they tend ...

The Necessity of Reviving Regionalism in Iran

The Islamic Republic of Iran's foreign policy has been subject of many disputes. Some of these disputes have reached a final conclusion and have guided Iranian diplomats in the form of consensual policies. Some other disputes, however, are still far from a domestic consensus despite the fact ...

From Compromise to Partnership: The Impact of the Trump Administration’s Policy towards Russia on Iran

There are serious doubts over the exact route of the US domestic and foreign policies under Donald Trump due to his controversial positions on various issues. In the meantime, one of the important issues that attracted the attention of observers and analysts even before the election of Trump and during ...

Ignorant Teachers of Mr. President: Trump Not Aware of American History

One week after his inauguration at the White House, Donald Trump, the new president of the United States, signed a controversial executive order, which bars citizens from seven Muslim-majority countries as well as other immigrants from entering the United States for a period of 90 days. Prior to that,...

 
“An American Dream” published in Persian

Persian version of “An American Dream” by prominent American author, Norman Mailer, is unveiled by Iran’s Qoqnous (phoenix) Publication in Tehran.

“Hollywood and Islamophobia” published

An old scenario in the west, Iranian thinkers have carried out a research leading to publication of a new book on Islamophobia in Hollywood movies.

“Woman in View of Qur’an” published

Much disputed among non-Muslims, women in view of Qur’an is the theme for the latest book by Iranian author Mohammad Moradi shedding more light on the Islamic attitude on the female members of the community.

“Islamic unity in view of Ahlul Bayt (AS)” published

“Islamic unity in view of Ahlul Bayt (AS)” is the title for latest book published by bureau of publication of Islamic teachings written by Saudi scholar and translated by Iranian university professors.

“Family in Islam” by Mohammad Sadr published

A collection of quotes by prominent Shia cleric, Mohammad Sadr, on features of a family in view of Islam is published.

 
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Yemeni forces target Saudi boat in Red Sea

Yemeni army has reportedly targeted, destroyed Saudi gunboats with missiles in its southwestern coast in the Red Sea.

Analysis: Egypt under El-Sisi; Inside Out

Egypt has taken advantage of the West Asia’s wide-ranging disorder. Cairo has strongly returned to consistence with the US and the Israeli regime in joint security partnership. But the growing Cairo’s dependence on the Persian Gulf Arab states’ financial resources, especially those of Saudi Arabia, ...

Saudi executes 47 in 1 day, sits on UN Human Rights Council

The execution of Sheikh Nimr al-Nimr in Saudi Arabia represents another assault by Riyadh on the forces of reform and political empowerment in the Muslim world, warned the London-based Islamic Human Rights Commission (IHRC).

Annual Report of The Global Association of Moslem Women

What follows here is the annual report of the Global Association of Moslem Women Unity conference 2014 to Unity Conference 2015

Annual report of programs advanced by Iran Top unity center

What follows here is the annual report of the programs and activities advanced by World Forum for Proximity of the Islamic Schools of Thought from the 28th edition of Int’l Unity Conference to its 29th Edition