World Newspapers, Magazines and News Sites in English

Iranian Newspapers and News Sites

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.

Kayhan International

Conservative Iranian newspaper published in Tehran.

Khabar Online News Agency

Political, cultural and economical news.

Mehr News Agency (MNA)
Mehr News Agency (MNA)

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


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.


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
Tehran Times

Leading English-language daily Iranian newspaper.

Young Journalists Club

News written by young journalists.