Iran English language newspaper headlines on Monday, 22-4-2019

Iran Daily

Terrorist attacks in Sri Lanka kill more than 200

A series of eight devastating bomb blasts ripped through high-end hotels and churches holding Easter services in Sri Lanka on Sunday, killing at least 207 people, including dozens of foreigners.

Pakistani PM arrives in Iran

Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan started a two-day visit to Iran on Sunday to hold talks with senior officials about a host of issues, including bilateral relations.

Ukrainians vote in presidential election

Ukrainians voted on Sunday in an election expected to thrust a comedian with no prior political experience and few detailed policies into the presidency of a nation at war and hungry for change.

Floods hit southeast Iran

As floods are slowly subsiding in some areas in western Iran, many cities in the southeastern part of the country have been taking preemptive measures in recent days to minimize possible damages after floods hit there on Saturday.

Navy commander in China to boost cooperation

Visiting Commander of the Iranian Navy Rear Admiral Hossein Khanzadi said Iran and China have numerous capacities that can be tapped to boost their military cooperation.

Senior MP blasts US regional policies in Baghdad meeting

Alaeddin Boroujerdi, a senior Iranian lawmaker, called on the regional countries not to allow the US to create tensions and more conflicts in the Middle East.

Islamabad takes steps to ensure stability along border with Iran: FM

Pakistani Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi said his country has taken steps to enhance security and stability along the border with Iran.

MP: Iran to claim compensation from US for chemical weapons victims

A senior Iranian lawmaker called on the Foreign Ministry to observe a parliamentary bill that requires legal retaliatory action against the US, including formal complaint at international courts to receive compensation from Washington for Iranian victims of chemical weapons.

Zarif to leave Tehran for New York tomorrow

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif will leave Tehran on Tuesday for New York to attend a meeting of United Nations General Assembly on multilateralism.

Tehran Times

Tehran, Baku to strengthen industrial relations

During the trip of Iranian Industry, Mining and Trade Minister Reza Rahmani to Azerbaijan, the two sides agreed to expand bilateral industry relations, IRNA reported.

Iran opens its most advanced solid medicine factory

Iran’s most advanced factory for producing medicines in solid dosage form opened today, ISNA reported.

Sri Lanka’s bloody day

Several explosions have hit three churches and three hotels in Sri Lanka, reportedly leaving at least 207 people dead and over 450 others wounded, police say.

Notre Dame false flag event

Robert David Steele, a former Marine Corps infantry officer and CIA spy as well as an activist for Open Source Everything Engineering (OSEE), regularly answers questions for Tehran Times.

Trump’s one opportunity left to survive with any positive legacy: dumping his Neocon, Zionist advisors

Well, for sure, the designation by Trump of the IRGC as a “ter-rorist” organization is a foolish move, but not Iran’s tit for tat response to it – designating the same for the U.S. central military com-mand, or CENTCOM.

The rise of Islamic Movement in Nigeria

Hausa land was an empire in Africa where Islam ruled, it was an Islamic ruling system under the leader-ship of his eminence late Shehu Usman Bn Fodio, who struggled to reform and revive Islam and the way people live, to the extent Shehu Usman Bn Fodio accomplished his goals to live under the shadow of Islamic ruling system and thought.

Iran celebrates Sadi National Day in Shiraz

Persian literature aficiona-dos and literati from across Iran came together at the mausoleum of Persian poet Sadi in Shiraz on Sunday to celebrate Sadi National Day.

Imran Khan on official visit to Iran

Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan visited Iran on Sunday for an official two-day tour on the invitation of President Hassan Rouhani.

Iran identifies 290 CIA spies across the world: intelligence minister

Agents from the Iranian Intelligence Ministry have succeeded to identify 290 CIA spies in Iran and other countries, Intelligence Minister Mahmoud Alavi revealed on Friday.

Rezaee says Leader wants structural changes in Expediency Council

Mohsen Rezaee, secretary of the Expediency Council, said on Saturday that Leader of Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei has called for structural and functional changes in the Expediency Council.

‘Iran to design mechanisms similar to INSTEX with Iraq, Syria, Turkey and China’

Vice Pres-ident for Economic Af-fairs Mohammad Nahavandian has said that Iran plans to design mechanism similar to the European Instrument in Support of Trade Exchanges (INSTEX) for financial transactions with Iraq, Syria, Turkey and China.

Tehran denounces Sri Lanka Easter bombings

Foreign Ministry spokesman Abbas Mousavi on Sunday denounced the terrorist attacks in Sri Lanka which killed and injured hundreds of people.

Iran attends parliamentary summit in Baghdad

Iran attended the parliamentary summit hosted by Iraq on Saturday.