President Hassan Rouhani of Iran has called the recent decision by the Organisation of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) to cut oil output a “success” for the Islamic republic, the oil cartel and the global market at large.
Speaking on Thursday, Mr. Rouhani said OPEC’s decision on Wednesday in reducing the production was a “positive” move.
According to the agreement by OPEC member states, Iran will keep its production at 3.8 million barrels per day (bpd), about the same as the country’s […]
Extending U.S. sanctions on Iran for 10 years would breach Iranian nuclear agreement, Iran Supreme Leader Ayatollah Khamenei said on Wednesday, warning that Tehran would retaliate if the sanctions are approved.
The U.S. House of Representatives re-authorized last week the Iran Sanctions Act, or ISA, for 10 years.
The law was first adopted in 1996 to punish investments in Iran’s energy industry and deter the country’s pursuit of nuclear weapons.
The measure will expire at the end of 2016 if it is not […]
Africans studying various higher institutions in Cyprus under the banner of African Students in Cyprus have called on the Nigerian government to stop Nigerian youths traveling to the republic of Iran to study, warning that some of them end up being radicalized.
The students during a march to against terrorism and extremism at the University of Nicosia, Cyprus, said Nigeria faces future security risk if it continues to allow youths travel to countries where they end up being radicalized.
The President of […]
Iranian football fans were banned from celebrating goals in Tuesday’s World Cup Qualifier match against South Korea.
This was because the match was played on the same day with a Muslim holiday of mourning, Ashura.
BBC reports that many took part in mourning processions as they gathered at the 75,000-capacity Azadi (“freedom”) stadium in Tehran to mark the eve of Ashura, one of the holiest days in the Iranian calendar.
For Shia Muslims, Ashura marks the death of Imam Hussein in the seventh […]
Iraqi national team publicly sacrifice sheep so that they can qualify for Russia 2018 World Cup (PHOTO)
Iraq’s national football team is still without a point in Russia 2018 World Cup qualification as they’ve lost their first three matches which include defeats to Australia (2-0), Saudi Arabia (1-2) and Japan (2-1) and face a must win home match against Thailand in their next qualifier game.
In order to qualify for the World Cup they decided to perform the most bizarre, fetish and strangest of practices on Tuesday as they slaughtered a sheep publicly as a ‘sacrifice to god’ […]
Iran released images of its first domestically built long-range missile defence system on Sunday, a project started when the country was under international sanctions.
Images released on multiple state news agencies showed President Hassan Rouhani and Minister of Defence Hossein Dehghan standing in front of the new Bavar 373 missile defence system.
The system was designed to intercept cruise missiles, drones, combat aircraft and ballistic missiles, according to earlier statements by Dehghan.
It was intended to match the Russian S-300 system, the delivery […]
A busty porn star has made Muslims bitterly angry after she revealed that she went to Iran to do a successful nose job.
A British porn star has come under severe criticism after revealing that she had a nose job in the Iranian capital of Tehran. The porn star identified as Candy Charms posted a selfie on her Instagram of her pouting in a headscarf and sunglasses.
It was reported that Charms, who has 117,000 followers on Twitter and regularly features in […]
President Buhari this morning received Amb. Saeed Koozechi, Outgoing Ambassador of Islamic Republic of Iran to Nigeria and Gu Xiaojie, Outgoing Ambassador of Peoples Republic of China to Nigeria in Statehouse Abuja.
President Buhari this morning received Amb. Saeed Koozechi, Outgoing Ambassador of Islamic Republic of Iran to Nigeria and Gu Xiaojie, Outgoing Ambassador of Peoples Republic of China to Nigeria in Statehouse
The Department of State Service, DSS, on Wednesday said the Islamic Movement of Nigeria, IMN, also known as Shi’ite sect get its funding from countries like Iraq and Iran.
The DSS operative in charge of Sabon-Gari in Zaria, Kaduna State made the revelation when the Nigeria police force and the DSS appeared before the investigative panel set up by the Kaduna State government to investigate the December 2015 clash between the sect and the army.
Usman who chided the sect noted that […]