Iranian Newspapers and News Sites


  • Iran

    Published in or originating from Iran, these newspapers are written in English and focus on daily events taking place within the country. Each site provides news coverage on current trends and events involving Iran while giving readers an insight into the latest news coming out of the country.

  • AhlulBayt News Agency (ABNA)

    Daily updated collection of news related to everything in the view of Shia.

  • Fars News Agency

    Semi-official news service.

  • Financial Tribune

    Iranian economic news daily.


    Government news agency.

  • International Quran News Agency (IQNA)

    First and only specialized Quran news agency in the Islamic world.

  • Iran Book News Agency (IBNA)

    IBNA is a news agency focusing on books. In addition to publishing news, IBNA offers updated reports, interviews and analyses of various foundations and organizations working in different publication fields.

  • Iran Diplomacy

    Iranian foreign affairs related news.

  • Iran Focus

    Independent non-profit news service provider that focuses on events in Iran, Iraq and the Middle East. Provide news and analysis on the political, social and economic situation in Iran and its effects on the region.

  • Iran Front Page

    Publishing English translation of select items from the Iranian newspapers and magazines.

  • Iran Herald

    Iran issues, news from local & global sources.

  • Iran News Daily

    Daily newspaper providing domestic and international news. Features review of Iranian newspapers.

  • Iran Primer

    Published by United States Institute of Peace

  • Iran Project

    Non-professional news website which has been ran by a group of Iranians inside and outside of Iran.

  • Iran Review

    Independent political, economic, social and cultural bulletin.

  • Iran Times

    Opposition edition of weekly newspaper published in the US.

  • Iranian Labour News Agency (ILNA)

    Aiming to provide news related to Iranian labor market.

  • Iranian Magazine

    Iran related articles on lifestyle, arts, history, and politics. Aimed for the Iranian diaspora.

  • Iranian Students News Agency (ISNA)

    Provides political, business and culture news.

  • IRNA - Islamic Republic News Agency

    Official news service.

  • Kayhan International

    Conservative Iranian newspaper published in Tehran.

  • Khabar Online News Agency

    Political, cultural and economical news.

  • Mehr News Agency (MNA)

    Private and non-official media, providing economic, political, social, international, sports, cultural and religion news.

  • MEMRI: Iran

    Site of Middle East Media Research Institute providing analysis and translations of Arabic and Farsi media reports.

  • Ministry of Foreign Affairs

    Official website of Iranian Ministry of Foreign Affairs.

  • Payvand

    News and stories of Iran and Iranians from different sources. Includes reader-contributed articles. Independent website was established in US (California).

  • Petroenergy Information Network (Shana)

    Information about main national and international developments in the energy sector, publication of special issues and specialized periodicals on oil, gas, petrochemical and other sources of energy.

  • Press TV

    Iranian international news network broadcasting in English on a round-the-clock basis. Offers expansive news coverage, specifically delving into Middle Eastern current affairs.


    International Shia news association.

  • Tasnim News Agency

    Defending the Islamic Revolution against negative media propaganda campaign and providing readers with realities on the ground about Iran and Islam, especially current wave of the Islamic Awakening in the region.

  • Tehran Times

    Leading English-language daily Iranian newspaper.

  • Young Journalists Club

    News written by young journalists.