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Iran's parliament members condemn IAEA's resolution

Iran's parliament members condemn IAEA's resolution

Iran's parliament speaker and parliament members condemned on Sunday an anti-Tehran resolution recently adopted by the Board of Governors of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA), according to official news agency IRNA. A …

Iranian parliament vice speaker to pay visit to Azerbaijan

Iranian parliament vice speaker to pay visit to Azerbaijan

Vice-Speaker of the Iranian Parliament Ali Nikzad will pay a visit to Azerbaijan to attend the third General Conference of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Economic Cooperation Organization (ECO) on May 16, 2022, according to the Iranian …

Iranian lawmakers set conditions for nuclear deal revival

Iranian lawmakers set conditions for nuclear deal revival

Iranian lawmakers have set their conditions for any revival of the 2015 landmark nuclear agreement, including legal guarantees approved by the U.S. Congress that Washington would not quit it again, Iranian media reported. In an open …

Iranian lawmakers lodge complaints against Rouhani

Iranian lawmakers lodge complaints against Rouhani

Deputy chair of the Iranian parliament’s Article 90 Committee Nasrollah Pejmanfar said they have lodged three complaints with the judiciary against former President Hassan Rouhani. According to Pejmanfar, the move addresses …

Iran parliament approves most Raisi nominees to cabinet

Iran parliament approves most Raisi nominees to cabinet

Iran’s parliament approved all but one of President Ebrahim Raisi's big-name nominees for a cabinet of hardliners that will have the task of implementing his plans to ease U.S. sanctions and tackle worsening economic hardship. …

Ebrahim Raisi inauguration underway in Tehran

Ebrahim Raisi inauguration underway in Tehran

Ebrahim Raisi was sworn in as the president of Iran at the Iranian parliament today, according to Iranian media outlets. The inauguration ceremony, which began at 17:00 local time (GMT+3:30), was attended by 115 officials from 73 …

Iranian parliament speaker starts his visit to Moscow

Iranian parliament speaker starts his visit to Moscow

Iranian Parliament Speaker Mohammad Bagher Ghalibaf has arrived on a visit to Moscow on Sunday. Ghalibaf is leading a parliamentary delegation invited to visit Russia by speaker of the Russian State Duma lower parliament house …

Run-off parliamentary elections kicks off in Iran

Run-off parliamentary elections kicks off in Iran

The run-off parliamentary elections started in the country on Friday morning for sending 10 remaining lawmakers to the legislative body, Mehr news agency reports.  Eligible people will cast votes in 3,100 ballot stations in 10 …

Mohammad Bagher Qalibaf named Iran parliament speaker

Mohammad Bagher Qalibaf named Iran parliament speaker

Iran's parliament voted Thursday to elect hard-line former mayor of Tehran Mohammad Bagher Qalibaf as the legislative body's new speaker. Iranian state television said Mohammad Bagher Qalibaf had been elected during a …

Iranian MP diagnosed with coronavirus dies

Iranian MP diagnosed with coronavirus dies

An Iranian MP died of coronavirus infection amid the sharp rise in the number of deaths and confirmed cases in the country. According to a state-run agency, Iranian lawmaker Mohammad Ali Ramazani Dastak, who had tested positive for the novel …

Candidates register for Iran's parliamentary election

Candidates register for Iran's parliamentary election

Candidates began on Sunday to register for Iran's next parliamentary election, Anadolu agency reported citing Mehr news agency. Applicants can apply for the registration until Dec. 7.   According to …

Ali Larijani not to run for re-election

Ali Larijani not to run for re-election

Majlis Speaker Ali Larijani says he will not run for re-election in the upcoming parliamentary elections, Tehran Times reports. “I represented the noble people of Qom for three terms, which has been an honor for me,” …

Official predicts low turnout In Iran's February elections

Official predicts low turnout In Iran's February elections

Less than four months before Iran's Parliamentary elections, the government appears to be more concerned about suspicious funds in electioneering rather than a legitimacy crisis as a result of low turnout. As Radio Farda …

Iranian parliament ratifies bill designating CENTCOM as terrorists

Iranian parliament ratifies bill designating CENTCOM as terrorists

The Iranian parliament ratified a bill which designates the U.S. Central Command (CENTCOM) as a terrorist organisation in retaliation to the United States placing Iran's Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) under the same designation last …

Date of Iran's parliamentary elections revealed

Date of Iran's parliamentary elections revealed

The 11th parliamentary elections in Iran will be held on February 21, 2020, spokesman for the Iranian Interior Ministry Salman Samani said. "The Iranian Interior Ministry has sent a letter to the Guardian Council …