Today News
  • لیزر Yesterday 22:23

    Iran inaugurates 1st laser innovation center

    TEHRAN, Aug. 16 (MNA) – The country’s first laser innovation center was inaugurated Tue. in Tehran in the presence of VP for Science and Technology Sorena Sattari and AEOI head Ali Akbar Salehi.

  • EAEU Yesterday 22:22

    EAEU to sign free trade deal with Iran this year

    TEHRAN, Aug. 16 (MNA) – EEC chairman said a temporary agreement on establishing a free trade zone between the Eurasian Economic Union (EAEU) and Iran may be signed in 2017.

  • Syrian  army Yesterday 22:21

    Syrian army kills terrorists in Deir Ezzor

    DEIR EZZOR, Aug. 16 (MNA) – Army and Armed Forces units, backed by the Syrian Air Force, carried out on Wednesday operations against gatherings and movements of ISIL terrorists in Deir Ezzor, killing many of them, including Saudi and Kuwaiti terrorists.

  • rouhani - austria Yesterday 16:39

    Rouhani calls for closer ties with Austria, France, Serbia, Uruguay

    TEHRAN, Aug. 16 (MNA) – In separate meetings with newly-appointed ambassadors of Austria, Serbia, Uruguay, and Iranian ambassador to Paris, President Hassan Rouhani called for expansion of cooperation with their respective countries.  

  • بهرام قاسمی سخنگوی وزارت امور خارجه Yesterday 15:06

    FM spox:

    US report on religious freedom in Iran ‘false, biased, politicized’

    TEHRAN, Aug. 16 (MNA) – Iran’s Foreign Ministry Spokesman Bahram Ghasemi said the US State Department's annual report on international religious freedom is unrealistic, unfounded, and biased with certain political goals.

  • بهرام قاسمی Yesterday 15:05

    Iran rebukes terrorist attacks in Nigeria

    TEHRAN, Aug. 16 (MNA) – Spokesperson of the Iranian foreign ministry, while denouncing terrorist incidents in Nigeria, said it was imperative to use all national, regional and global capacities to confront terrorism.

  • 1671289.jpg Yesterday 14:52

    Boroujerdi felicitates anniversary of 33-day war victory

    TEHRAN, Aug. 16 (MNA) – In a messages to Hezbollah chief Seyyed Hassan Nasrallah on Tue., senior Iranian MP congratulated the 11th anniversary of Lebanon’s victory in a 2006 war waged by Israeli regime.

  • وال کیلمر Yesterday 14:43

    Iran-Hollywood co-production '1st Born' casts Val Kilmer

    TEHRAN, Aug. 16 (MNA) – American actor Val Kilmer has signed on to star in '1st Born', a comedy from Iranian director Ali Atshani and the first joint production between Iran and Hollywood.

  • Karun River Yesterday 14:43

    Japan to assist Iran in water management

    TEHRAN, Aug. 16 (MNA) – Head of JICA’s office in Iran said it was essential to implement upstream management projects in Karun Dam given the significance of Karun river in southwest Iran.

  • ظریف Yesterday 14:38

    Parl. continues 2nd session of debates on Rouhani cabinet picks

    TEHRAN, Aug. 16 (MNA) – ِDuring the second session to debate vote of confidence for President Rouhani’s picks for cabinet, the lawmakers commented in favor or against five other nominees on Wednesday.

  • کشتی آزاد نوجوانان Yesterday 11:42

    Prominent Iranian wrestlers en route to Paris

    TEHRAN, Aug. 16 (MNA) – Iran’s leading freestyle and Greco-Roman wrestlers will depart Tehran for Paris to participate in 2017 Wrestling World Championships.

  • علی شمخانی Yesterday 10:46

    Hezbollah popularity in Muslim world provokes wrath of Israeli regime

    TEHRAN, Aug. 16 (MNA) – Iran’s security chief Ali Shamkhani deemed the role of Hezbollah significant in defeating Takfiri terrorists in Syria, hailing the Resistance Movement’s efforts in undermining extremist and terrorist activities in Lebanon.

  • Syrian  army Yesterday 10:42

    Syrian army establishes full control over new areas in Salamiyeh

    HAMA, Aug. 16 (MNA) – Syrian Army and Armed Forces units, in cooperation with supporting forces, established full control over Jeb al-Mazarea Hill overlooking Salba village east of Salamiyeh city in Hama province, as well as the supply route leading to the village after carrying out.

  • ایران و ترکیه Yesterday 10:04

    Turkish Pres. Erdoğan to visit Iran

    TEHRAN, Aug. 16 (MNA) – Deputy foreign ministers of Iran and Turkey mulled over bilateral and regional issues in the wake of a visit by Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan to Iran.

  • علی لاریجانی Yesterday 09:10

    Larijani congratulates Lebanon on anniv. of 33-day war victory

    TEHRAN, Aug. 16 (MNA) – In a messages to Hezbollah chief Seyyed Hassan Nasrallah on Tue., Parliament Speaker Ali Larijani congratulated the 11th anniversary of Lebanon’s victory in a 2006 war waged by Israeli regime.

  • جلسه بررسی رأی اعتماد به وزرای پیشنهادی کابینه دوازدهم - 2 Yesterday 09:07

    By: Mohammad Mohsenifar

    Iran’s Parl. debates on Rouhani’s cabinet picks

    TEHRAN, Aug. 16 (MNA) – Iran’s Parliament started Tue. open-floor debates on President Hassan Rouhani’s nominees for ministerial posts, who need the legislature’s vote of confidence to serve in the new cabinet.

  • Bilgehan Alagoz Yesterday 00:18

    Turkish scholar:

    Iran, Turkey need coop. for tackling common threats

    TEHRAN, Aug. 16 (MNA) – Lecturer at Marmara University Institute for Middle East Studies Dr. Bilgehan Alagoz, pointing to the General Bagheri’s visit to Turkey emphasized on the necessity of cooperation between Tehran and Ankara to tackle common threats.

  • Yemen 2017-08-15 23:41

    Yemen faces largest cholera epidemic in world

    MOSCOW, Aug. 15 (MNA) – According to the World Health Organization (WHO), the number of suspected cholera cases in war-ravaged Yemen has reached half a million since the start of the ongoing civil war in 2015 between the internationally-recognized Yemeni government and a collection of rebels led by the Shiite Houthis.

  • پتروشیمی 2017-08-15 23:41

    Deputy oil min.:

    Ukraine paves path for Iran's petchem exports to Europe

    TEHRAN, Aug. 15 (MNA) – NPC head said Ukraine could prepare grounds for direct export of Iranian petrochemicals to Europe given its vicinity to European markets.

  • President Rouhani attends parliament to defend ministers 2017-08-15 20:52

    Parl. debates Rouhani’s picks for 3 ministries

    TEHRAN, Aug. 15 (MNA) – Iranian lawmakers in Tue. session of parliament held open-floor debates for confidence votes to three of President Rouhani’s picks for ministries of Education, ICT, and Intelligence.

  • دیدار تیم های والیبال ایران و قطر 2017-08-15 15:25

    By: Mohammad Dashti

    Qatar vs Iran highlights

    ARDEBIL, Aug. 15 (MNA) – The Iranian volleyball squad defeated Qatar 3-0 in the fourth and final match at the 2018 FIVB Volleyball Men's World Championship qualifier competitions.

  • Iran-oil 2017-08-15 15:02

    Russia, Thai firms submit Changuleh oilfield survey result

    TEHRAN, Aug. 15 (MNA) – Gazprom Company of Russia and Thailand’s National Oil Company handed over results of their studies on Changouleh oil field to the National Iranian Oil Company (NIOC).

  • UN chief 2017-08-15 14:29

    UN chief condemns attacks on peacekeeping mission in Mali 

    NEW YORK, Aug. 15 (MNA) – UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres on Monday condemned the attacks against the camps of the UN peacekeeping mission in Mali.

  • بهرام قاسمی سخنگوی وزارت امور خارجه 2017-08-15 14:18

    Iran slams Burkina Faso gun attack

    TEHRAN, Aug. 15 (MNA) – Iran’s FM Spokesman Bahram Ghasemi has condemned the Sun. terrorist attack at a Turkish restaurant in the capital of Burkina Faso, leaving 18 people including eight foreigners dead.

  • سرلشکر باقری در ترکیه 2017-08-15 11:53

    Maj. Gen. Bagheri:

    Iran-Turkey talks to address border security, countering terrorism

    TEHRAN, Aug. 15 (MNA) – Major General Mohammad Bagheri said he will confer with Turkish authorities on the issue of fight against terrorism, regional developments, Tehran-Ankara defensive ties, and border cooperation.

  • الاعرجی 2017-08-15 11:32

    Iraqi interior min. pays pilgrimage visit to Mashhad

    TEHRAN, Aug. 15 (MNA) – Iraq Interior Minister Qasim al-Araji paid a pilgrimage visit to Mashhad on Tuesday.

  • جلسه بررسی رأی اعتماد به وزرای پیشنهادی کابینه دوازدهم 2017-08-15 10:49

    Rouhani:

    'Iranians' vigilant presence in elections guaranteed country’s natl. security'

    TEHRAN, Aug. 15 (MNA) – President Hassan Rouhani appreciated the trust put in him by the Iranian nation saying the wakeful Iranian nation, with their vigilant presence in the elections, guaranteed the country’s national security and gave weight to credibility of ballot boxes.

  • بهرام قاسمی 2017-08-15 10:16

    Iran condoles deaths in Sierra Leone landslides

    TEHRAN, Aug. 15 (MNA) – Iranian FM Spokesman Bahram Ghasemi has forwarded a message of condolences to government and nation of Sierra Leone over mudslide and heavy flooding that have killed over 300 people.

  • روحانی و پوتین 2017-08-15 09:54

    Rouhani, Putin discuss energy, region on phone

    TEHRAN, Aug. 15 (MNA) – Presidents of Iran and Russia discussed energy projects, nuclear deal, and the situation in the Middle East during a telephone call on Monday.

  • سپاه 2017-08-15 09:50

    IRGC to continue drone patrols in Persian Gulf

    TEHRAN, Aug. 15 (MNA) – Public Relations Office of IRGC’s drone unit based in the Persian Gulf said airborne patrols will be carefully and uninterruptedly pursued within Iran’s ADIZ.