Tuesday, August 20, 2019 05:04

Ali Larijani

Representative of families of political prisoners released

Ahmadreza Haeri, a representative of the families of political prisoners, has been released after 10 days in custody. » read more

Iranian NGOs have their funding pulled, then restored

The Iranian Parliament’s budget integration commission announced early Sunday that government aid to 51 non-governmental organizations would be scrapped in the new budget, but during the afternoon session, the funding was restored. » read more

Iranian MPs ask speaker for details of interim nuclear deal

One hundred and fifty members of the Iranian Parliament have called on parliamentary speaker Ali Larijani to provide MPs with a detailed draft of the Geneva agreement signed by Iran and the 5+1 in November of 2013. » read more

Iran’s president-elect meets with head of Parliament

The head of Iranian Parliament met with president-elect Hassan Rohani to discuss future collaborations between the two branches of legislative and executive government. » read more

Head of Iran’s Parliament rejects municipal election criticism

After Iran’s Guardian Council chief criticized the municipal elections process in his Friday sermon, the parliamentary speaker reacted today, saying the head of the council must be misinformed. » read more

Parliamentary speaker slammed administration bills

The Fars News Agency reported on March 29 that the Speaker of Parliament, Ali Larijani, issued several letters to Mahmoud Ahmadinejad on the last day of the Iranian year, which ended on March 21, challenging the legality of five pieces of government legislation. » read more

Probe of attack on official’s speech raises concerns

Iran’s Parliament is concerned that the people who planned an attack on the speech of parliamentary chief Ali Larijani in Qom on February 10 have other plans to disrupt the system. » read more

Members of Parliament apologize to Supreme Leader

In a motion initiated by speaker of Parliament Ali Larijani, 265 Iranian MPs apologized to the country’s Supreme Leader Ayatollah Khamenei. » read more

Parliamentary speaker attacked by president’s supporters

Supporters of Mahmoud Ahmadinejad attacked Ali Larijani, the speaker of Parliament, during a speech at the Shrine of Fatemeh in Qom. » read more

Iranian Labour Minister impeached in fiery session

Iran’s Parliament voted to remove the Minister of Labour today, Sunday February 3, during a volatile session steeped in accusations and conflict. » read more