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Tehran, Jan 21, IRNA – Foreign Ministry Spokesman, Bahram Qasemi, on Saturday strongly condemned terrorist blast in Parachinar market in Pakistan, which claimed lives of defenseless civilians.
Tehran, Jan 21, IRNA – Inauguration of Donald Trump caused lots of reactions from people, governments and markets and many pro-demonstration and anti-demonstrations were held across the world, in par
Islamabad, Jan 21, IRNA – More than 20 people were killed and dozens other injured in a blast in Pakistan’s north western Shia majority city of Parachinar on Saturday.
Islamabad, Jan 21, IRNA – The Iranian flag has remained at half-mast at the Embassy of Iran in Pakistan as a sign of mourning on the sad occasion of fire in a Tehran trade center.
Tehran, Jan 21, IRNA – Iran's flag was flown at half-mast in Iranian Consulate General in Dubai as a gesture of paying tribute to firefighters who lost thir lives in Tehran Plasco inferno.
President Trump signs executive order on his first night in the Oval Office.
Baku, Jan 21, IRNA – Azerbaijan Republic President Ilham Aliyev, in a message to President Hassan Rouhani on Saturday, expressed condolences over the sad occasion of fire in Tehran Plasco Trade Cente
The Ukrainian parliament Verkhovna Rada finished the fifth session of the current convocation with the final meeting on Jan. 20. The Rada went on a break till Feb. 8, when the new six-month session st
Head of the Security Service of Ukraine (SBU) Vasyl Hrytsak has said that SBU has prevented an assassination attempt on a Ukrainian deputy and Russian intelligence agencies were involved in it. “
Tamil Nadu Governor Vidyasagar Rao today gave his assent to an ordinance paving the way for conducting the bull-taming sport Jallikattu. However, those protesting against the ban on Jallikattu are no
Belgrade, Jan 21, IRNA – Foreign Minister of Slovenia Karl Erjavec in a message on Friday condoled Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif over the sad incident of fire in Tehran Plasco Trade Center wh
As President Trump made his way down the parade route, the Senate got to work.
Tehran, Jan 21, IRNA – Spokesman for IranAir, the Airline of the Islamic Republic of Iran, Shahrokh Noushabadi rejected the reports that certain Iranian people have been prohibited from flying by new
Baku, Jan 21, IRNA – Georgian Parliament Speaker Irakli Kobakhidze in a message condoled his counterpart Ali Larijani over the tragic fire incident which resulted in collapse of Plasco business build
Moscow, Jan 21, IRNA - Armenian President Serge Sarkisian in a message to his Iranian counterpart, offered condolences on loss of a number of Iranian firefighters during collapse of Plasco Trade Cent
An emotive issue which triggered mass protests across the state
The amendments to the Road Traffic Act which provide for new harsher penalties will enter in force on Saturday. The fines for speeding in a residential area are as follows: when speeding at between 31
Here’s an idiot’s guide to what happens during election years when factions, or camps, lobby for their candidates.
Tehran, Jan 21, IRNA – French Foreign Ministry has conveyed condolence to the bereaved families of the victims of the Plasco building inferno in Tehran.
On the fifth day since the protest against started, the ordinance to conduct Tamil bull-taming sport jallikattu has been approved by Tamil Nadu Governor Vidyasagar Rao. Chief Minister Panneerselvam i
A meeting of non-affiliated deputy Nadia Savchenko with the leaders of the self-proclaimed Donetsk and Luhansk Republics (DPR and LPR), Alexander Zakharchenko and Igor Plotnitsky, was organized by Hea
Australia says it will seek better access for businesses before reaching post-Brexit UK trade deal.
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Tehran, Jan 21, IRNA - British Ambassador to Iran Nicholas Hopton has described the Thursday Plasco fire disaster as a 'tragic loss of life,' extending sympathy to the families of the victims.
Tehran, Jan 21, IRNA – British Parliamentary Under Secretary of State at the Foreign and Commonwealth Office Tobias Ellwood has expressed condolences to the families of the victims of the Tehran Plas
Tehran, Jan 21, IRNA - Representative of the Palestinian Islamic Resistance Movement (Hamas) in Tehran Khaled Qodoumi in a message released on Saturday, sympathized with the bereaved families of fire
Directorate Migration of the Interior Ministry has led out 68 illegally residing foreigners from the territory of Bulgaria since the beginning of 2017, showed the weekly data of the Interior Ministry,
Seven prominent British figures representing different areas of science, including economics and social communications, were present at the Futures Congress organized by the Ch
Kejriwal said EC is wrong and he will challenge it in the court
Mayawati was reacting to RSS leader Manmohan Vaidya advocating review of reservation policy
The UKIP leader will seek to become the party's second MP in by-election later this month.
The Southern state has seen massive protests in support of the bull-taming sport
Moscow, Jan 21, IRNA – Russian Foreign Ministry deputy Sergey Ryabkov has said the talks on Syrian crises in the Kazakh capital is the outcome of the joint efforts by Moscow, Tehran and Ankara to put
Luanda - The National Air Force (FAN) will continue to zealously and diligently carry out all the missions assigned to it, both operationally and socially, humanitarian and political, despite the co

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