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  • conf Today 21:51

    Iran to hold 2nd conf. on Petroleum Geomechanics

    TEHRAN, Jan. 16 (MNA) – The second Petroleum Geomechanics Conference to be attended by a number of top foreign speakers will be held on 24-27 January, 2017, in Tehran.

  • سید علاءالدین بروجردی Today 19:48

    Boroujerdi, Massoum discuss ME developments

    TEHRAN, Jan. 16 (MNA) – Head of PNSFPC is in Baghdad and has visited Iraqi President Fouad Massoum on Monday.

  • Jazayeri Today 19:45

    Armed Forces spox.:

    Defensive issues never part of JCPOA

    TEHRAN, Jan. 16 (MNA) – Deputy Chief of Staff of the Iranian Armed Forces has said some specific individuals have inaccurately criticized strengthening of country’s defense.

  • شلیک ضد هوایی در آسمان تهران Today 19:36

    By: Mehran Riazi

    Anti-aircraft shootings heard in Tehran

    TEHRAN, Jan. 16 (MNA) – People in Tehran were surprised by hearing the staccato of firing mainly in central and southern parts of the city.

  • sweden Today 18:04

    Swedish PM to visit Iran on Feb.

    TEHRAN, Jan. 15 (MNA) – Swedish Prime Minister Stefan Löfven will pay a visit to Iran on February 11-12.

  • shooting Today 17:48

    Video: shootings in central Tehran

    TEHRAN, Jan. 16 (MNA) – Anti-aircraft forces in central Tehran targeted an unidentified drone in no-fly zone of the city this evening.

  • shooting Today 17:33

    Staccato of shootings heard in Tehran

    TEHRAN, Jan. 16 (MNA) – People in Tehran were surprised by hearing the staccato of firing mainly in central and southern parts of the city.

  • نشست خبری دبیر مجمع تشخیص مصلحت نظام Today 16:32

    Tehran eyes ‘more rapid development’ in Iran-China ties

    TEHRAN, Jan. 16 (MNA) – Secretary of the Expediency Council has urged more rapid development of Tehran-Beijing trade.

  • نشست خبری همایش دورنمای اقتصاد ایران Today 16:29

    IEO conf. secretary:

    Trump’s economic polices likely to hit Iranian economy

    TEHRAN, Jan. 16 (MNA) – Iran Economic Outlook Conference will address prospects of Iran’s economy with new contributing factor coming to the fore and no less important Trump’s assuming power in the White House as a factor of huge impact on global as well as Iranian economy.

  • syrian army Today 16:26

    Syrian army kills dozens of Saudi, Tunisian terrorists in Deir Ezzor

    DEIR EZZOR, Jan. 16 (MNA) – Army units killed tens of ISIL terrorists in continuous operations against their gatherings in Deir Ezzor Province.

  • Nkosazana Dlamini Zuma Today 16:12

    AU welcomes lifting of US economic sanctions on Sudan 

    ADDIS ABABA, Jan. 16 (MNA) – Nkosazana Dlamini Zuma, Chairperson of the African Union (AU) Commission, has welcomed the lifting of economic sanctions by the United States on the Republic of Sudan.

  • وزیر نفت بیژن نامدار زنگنه بوشهر Today 15:49

    Oil min.:

    Oil revenues to top $41bn

    TEHRAN, Jan. 16 (MNA) – Iranian Oil Minister Zanganeh, while evaluating current oil market conditions as satisfactory, said the country’s oil revenues will mount to 41 billion dollars in the present Iranian year.

  • aleppo Today 15:20

    Aleppo’s main shopping area reopens after liberation

    TEHRAN, Jan. 16 (MNA) – Following the liberation of Aleppo late Dec. by Syrian army, the city's famous street market 'Al-Tall' welcomed customers on Sat. after a two-year closure due to being targeted with missiles by armed groups.

  • peace Today 14:59

    By: Emad Hajjaj

    Paris peace conference

    TEHRAN, Jan. 16 (MNA) – Sunday's Paris Peace Conference attended by representatives of some 70 countries called for Israel and Palestine to live side by side, but did not include any representatives from either Israel or Palestine. Netanyahu has dismissed the Peace Conf. while John Kerry has promised him to prevent any UN resolutions against Israel.

  • Coup Today 14:55

    Venezuelan government ready to fight coup

    CARACAS, Jan. 15 (MNA) – Venezuela's executive vice president Tareck El Aissami said today the Government is ready to thwart any attempted coup d'etat, seeking to rule the country.

  • دیدار وزرای خارجه آلبانی و ایران Today 14:22

    Iran eager to receive Albanian tourism investors

    TEHRAN, Jan. 16 (MNA) – Iranian Vice-President Ahmadipour said Iran would welcome Albanian investors for construction of tourism infrastructure.

  • imad khamis Today 13:59

    Syrian PM Khamis due in Tehran today

    TEHRAN, Jan. 16 (MNA) – Syrian Prime Minister Imad Khamis will hold talks with Leader’s envoy to SNSC Ali Shamkhani Tue. on expansion of bilateral ties and the recent developments in Syria after Aleppo's liberation.

  • سومین روز سی و دومین جشنواره موسیقی فجر با اجرای سالار عقیلی درسالن همایش های برج میلاد Today 13:27

    By: Majid Haghdoust

    Salar Aghili performs at Fajr Intl. Music Fest.

    TEHRAN, Jan. 16 (MNA) – Iranian Vocalist of traditional music Salar Aghili performed at Milad Tower on Monday, at the third day of the 32nd Fajr International Music Festival.

  • نیکاس مک جیهان Today 13:21

    Human Rights Watch fellow:

    Executed activists ‘probably tortured’ by Bahrain regime

    TEHRAN, Jan. 16 (MNA) – A researcher in Human Rights Watch who watches Persian Gulf Arab states human rights record has said Britain has systematically failed in producing proper response to what has happened in Bahrain in recent months.

  • وزارت خارجه چین Today 12:57

    One China Policy not negotiable, Beijing warns US

    BEIJING, Jan. 16(MNA) – The Chinese government reiterated to the United States that the One China Policy is the fundamental principle of bilateral relations and is "non-negotiable," the Foreign Ministry said Sunday on its website.

  • shamkhani Today 12:24


    Division to make terrorist thinking sovereign in Islamic world

    TEHRAN, Jan. 16 (MNA) – Secretary of Iran’s Supreme National Security Council Ali Shamkhani underlined Iran's peace plan for Syria including an immediate ceasefire, reforms, domestic dialogue and inclusive elections.

  • oil exports Today 12:06

    Oil Ministry rejects Reuters’ claim on condensate sales to S Korea

    TEHRAN, Jan. 16 (MNA) – In response to a claim made by Reuters, Iranian Oil Ministry announced that gas condensate exports to South Korea not only did not decline, but rather they soared.

  • expo Today 11:41

    Iran to attend Arablab expo 2017

    TEHRAN, Jan. 16 (MNA) – Iranian knowledge-based companies are getting ready to showcase their products at Arablab 2017 exhibition, one of the region’s largest technology trade shows to be held in Dubai in March.

  • سقوط هواپیمای ترکیه قرغیزستان Today 11:28

    31 bodies, nine body parts uncovered at Turkish cargo plane crash near Bishkek

    MOSCOW, Jan. 16 (MNA) – Up to 31 bodies and nine body parts have been uncovered at the crash site of a cargo flight in Kyrgyzstan, the Kyrgyz presidential press service said Monday.

  • دیدار محسن رضایی Today 11:02

    CCP diplomatic delegation meet with Mohsen Rezaei

    TEHRAN, Jan. 16 (MNA) – Diplomatic delegation of China’s Communist Party (CCP), the founding and ruling political party of modern China, met with Secretary of Iran's Expediency Council Mohsen Rezaei.

  • Paris Today 10:42

    Paris peace conference ends with call for two-state solution, dialogue

    PARIS, Jan. 15 (MNA) – Sunday's Paris Peace Conference ended with a declaration that a two-state solution was the only path to peace for Israel and Palestine, but without representation from Israeli regime or Palestine, its ultimate worth is in question.

  • نفت گاز شل توتال Today 10:17

    Shell, Total likely to join hands in Iran

    TEHRAN, Jan. 16 (MNA) – A consortium is likely to be formed by Britain’s Royal Dutch Shell, France’s Total as well as an Iranian company for development of Azadegan oilfield.

  • علاءالدین بروجردی Today 09:38

    Boroujerdi heralds enhanced trade ties with Iraq

    TEHRAN, Jan. 16 (MNA) – Head of Parliament NSFPC Alaeddin Boroujerdi while deeming Iran-Iraq’s ties ‘special’ promised further trade and economic cooperation with Iraq in coming months.

  • سومین روز سی و دومین جشنواره موسیقی فجر در تالار وحدت و تالار رودکی Today 09:20

    By: Mehran Riazi

    Fajr Fest. hosts orchestras, philharmonic choirs

    TEHRAN, Jan. 16 (MNA) – The third day of the 32nd Fajr International Music Festival hosted Mehr Orchestra, Namira Choir conducted by Farhad Harati, Kara Wind Orchestra led by Iranian conductor Bardia Kiaras and Iran Philharmonic Choir by conductor Alireza Shafaqinejad at Vahdat and Roudaki Halls on Sunday.

  • حلب قبل و بعد از جنگ سوریه Today 08:33

    Russian monitors register nine ceasefire violations in Syria

    MOSCOW, Jan. 16 (MNA) –The Russian monitors of the Syrian ceasefire commission registered a total of nine truce violations in Syria over the past 24 hours, the Russian Defense Ministry said Sunday.