Mon, 06 Dec 2021

Two 2,500-year-old tombs uncovered in Upper Egypt

© Provided by Xinhua CAIRO, Dec. 5 (Xinhua) -- A Spanish archaeological mission discovered two adjacent tombs in Upper Egypt's ...

Pope Chides Europe, Comforts Migrants on Return to Lesbos

LESBOS, GREECE - Pope Francis returned Sunday to the Greek island of Lesbos to offer comfort to migrants at a ...

Ukraine warns EU about 5 million refugees

Ukraine's defense minister has decided to raise the specter of one of the European Union's major concerns ? large scale ...

Rangnick's first game at Man Utd: What's the verdict

The post-Solskjaer era is well and truly underway at Old Trafford, but what is the report card on Manchester United's ...

Saudi Arabia Approves Entry of Tourists Jabbed with Sputnik

MOSCOW - Saudi Arabia has granted approval for people vaccinated with Russia's Sputnik jab to enter the country in a ...

Report: Texans LB Zach Cunningham out for disciplinary reasons

Houston Texans linebacker Zach Cunningham was held out of Sunday's home game against the Indianapolis Colts for disciplinary reasons, ESPN ...

Eagles QB Gardner Minshew II to start against Jets

Quarterback Gardner Minshew II will make his first start for the Philadelphia Eagles on Sunday against the host New York ...

Israel calls world powers to take 'hard line' toward Iranian nuke talks

Jerusalem [Israel], December 5 (ANI/Xinhua): Israeli Prime Minister Naftali Bennett urged on Sunday world powers to "take a hard line" ...

Mideast in Pictures: Main Christmas tree lighted in Bethlehem!

© Provided by Xinhua RAMALLAH, Dec. 5 (Xinhua) -- A main Christmas tree at the Manger Square in the West ...

Thrift stores become popular in crisis-hit Lebanon

© Provided by Xinhua As Lebanon's severe financial crisis depreciated the Lebanese pound and crippled people's income, thrift stores are ...

Injured Pollard ruled out of Pakistan tour, Shai Hope to lead WI in ODIs

St John's [Antigua], December 5 (ANI): West Indies white-ball skipper Kieron Pollard has been forced to withdraw from the upcoming ...

Israeli Police Questioned on Palestinian Attacker's Shooting

TEL AVIV - Israel's Justice Ministry said Sunday that two police officers were brought in for questioning following the shooting ...

Suliman Safi to lead Afghanistan in U-19 World Cup

Kabul [Afghanistan], December 5 (ANI): Left-hand top-order batter Suliman Safi will lead the 20-member Afghanistan squad in the ICC U19 ...

Afghans lodge most asylum applications in EU: report

Brussels [Belgium], December 5 (ANI): The asylum requests by Afghan people to Europe have increased dramatically and is now the ...

Explosions heard inside US base in Syria

Damascus [Syria], December 5 (ANI): Explosions were heard on Sunday inside a US military base in Syria, state news agency ...

Top 25 roundup: No. 3 Alabama stuns No. 1 Georgia in SEC title game

Bryce Young passed for 421 yards and three touchdowns, and No. 3 Alabama punched its ticket to the College Football ...

NBA roundup: Kings end 15-game home losing skid to Clips

Terence Davis scored a season-high 28 points and the Sacramento Kings ended a 15-game home losing streak to the Los ...

Top 25 roundup: No. 16 Alabama turns back No. 3 Gonzaga

Jaden Shackelford canned six 3-pointers and scored 28 points Saturday night to tie his career high as No. 16 Alabama ...

No. 15 Pitt routs No. 16 Wake Forest to win ACC title

Kenny Pickett scored three touchdowns and No. 15 Pittsburgh finally put the clamps on No. 16 Wake Forest's offense in ...

Spurs knock off Warriors, run winning streak to 4

Derrick White scored 25 points, including a 3-pointer and three free throws in the game's final 1:44, as the visiting ...

Deccan Gladiators crowned champions of Abu Dhabi T10

Abu Dhabi [UAE], December 5 (ANI): Deccan Gladiators clinched their first-ever Abu Dhabi T10 title after defeating Delhi Bulls in ...

Pak to host emergency OIC meeting on Afghanistan on Dec 19

Islamabad [Pakistan], December 4 (ANI): Pakistan is set to host a special meeting of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) ...

Saudi Arabia GP: Hamilton takes pole after Verstappen crashes in qualifying

Riyadh [Saudi Arabia], December 5 (ANI): Mercedes' Lewis Hamilton took pole position for the inaugural Saudi Arabian Grand Prix after ...

SMU rallies, runs away from Vandy in second half

Kendric Davis scored 17 of his 21 points in the second half as SMU rallied from a 12-point halftime deficit ...

No. 3 Alabama crushes No. 1 Georgia in SEC title game

Bryce Young passed for 421 yards and three touchdowns, and No. 3 Alabama punched its ticket to the College Football ...

Omicron: Mumbai prepares action plan for people returning from 'at risk' countries

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], December 5 (ANI): Hours after India's fourth Omicron case was detected in Mumbai's Dombivli, Mumbai Mayor Kishori ...

Utah State annihilates No. 19 San Diego State to win Mountain West

Unranked Utah State kept San Diego State from its first 12-win season in dominating fashion, rolling to a 46-13 upset ...

No. 17 UConn pulls away from Grambling State, 88-59

R.J. Cole collected 18 points, seven assists and four steals Saturday to lift No. 17 UConn to an 88-59 victory ...

Iran Fires Missile Over Natanz in Unannounced Air Defense Drill

DUBAI - Iranian air defenses fired a missile Saturday as part of an exercise over the central town of Natanz, ...

Free trade agreement between India-Israel to conclude by June 2022: Envoy Gilon

New Delhi [India], December 5 (ANI): The free trade agreement (FTA) between India and Israel will conclude by June 2022, ...

Late surge carries Miami past Clemson

Sam Waardenburg scored a team-high 18 points, and Jordan Miller scored all 13 of his points in the second half ...

Police Shoot Palestinian Attacker After Jerusalem Stabbing

JERUSALEM - Israeli police shot a Palestinian after he stabbed and wounded an ultra-Orthodox Jew on Saturday near Damascus Gate ...

Jamir Harris fuels No. 25 Seton Hall in rout of Nyack

Jamir Harris made five 3-pointers in the first half on his way to a game-high 23 points, and No. 25 ...

India, US, UAE, Israel likely to meet in Dubai to discuss infrastructure: Envoy Gilon

New Delhi [India], December 5 (ANI): Four nations, India, Israel, UAE and the US are expected to hold a meeting ...

Cal seeking rare 2-0 Pac-12 start at short-handed Utah

California hopes to build upon what is already its best conference start in four years when the Golden Bears visit ...

Belarus Alleges Border Violation By Ukrainian Military Helicopter

Belarus's border authority has alleged, without producing evidence, that a Ukrainian military helicopter flew up to a kilometer into Belarusian ...

Date of Putin-Biden talks announced

Russian President Vladimir Putin will hold talks with his US counterpart Joe Biden on Tuesday evening, the Kremlin has announced. ...

US spy plane forced flight from Israel to change course

A passenger jet flying from Tel Aviv to Moscow was forced to change altitude over the Black Sea to avoid ...

Iran's proposals lead to pause in Vienna nuke talks, mounting uncertainty

© Provided by Xinhua Diplomats involved in the nuclear negotiations expressed "disappointment and concern" at Iran's latest proposals, which, analysts ...

Mideast in Pictures: Orange harvest season in West Bank

© Provided by Xinhua NABLUS, West Bank, Dec. 4 (Xinhua) -- It's orange harvest season in the West Bank! Hanging ...

News RELEASES

Publish news of your business, community or sports group, personnel appointments, major event and more by submitting a news release to Iran Herald.

More Information
7
Haze in Tehran

Middle East

Section
Lebanese take to streets as currency drops 90% in value

BEIRUT, Lebanon: Protesting Lebanese took to the streets, lighting tires on fire and blocking roads throughout Lebanon to express their ...

Two 2,500-year-old tombs uncovered in Upper Egypt

© Provided by Xinhua CAIRO, Dec. 5 (Xinhua) -- A Spanish archaeological mission discovered two adjacent tombs in Upper Egypt's ...

Pope Chides Europe, Comforts Migrants on Return to Lesbos

LESBOS, GREECE - Pope Francis returned Sunday to the Greek island of Lesbos to offer comfort to migrants at a ...

Ukraine warns EU about 5 million refugees

Ukraine's defense minister has decided to raise the specter of one of the European Union's major concerns ? large scale ...

Rangnick's first game at Man Utd: What's the verdict

The post-Solskjaer era is well and truly underway at Old Trafford, but what is the report card on Manchester United's ...

Saudi Arabia Approves Entry of Tourists Jabbed with Sputnik

MOSCOW - Saudi Arabia has granted approval for people vaccinated with Russia's Sputnik jab to enter the country in a ...

Movie Review

Featured story

Abbott Ireland announces expansion plans, new jobs

DONEGAL, Ireland - Announcing plans to expand its workforce in Donegal, the U.S. healthcare giant Abbott unveiled plans to create 500 new jobs in the country.Abbott Ireland currently hires c ...

Read More