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  • بارش برف بهاری در کرج Today 16:33

    By: Mohammad Mohsenifar

    Spring snow in Karaj

    KARAJ, Mar. 24 (MNA) – Spring snow whitened Karaj in Alborz province, on Friday morning.

  • بازار گل محلاتی تهران Today 13:27

    By: Masoud Moghaddam

    Mahallati Flower Market in Tehran

    TEHRAN, Mar. 24 (MNA) – Shahid Mahallati Flower Market is one of the major centers in Tehran for supplying and planting flowers.

  • تالاب بین المللی شادگان Today 12:24

    By: Mahdi Pedramkhoo

    Shadegan Wetland

    SHADEGAN, Mar. 24 (MNA) – Shadegan Wetland, which extends over 296,000 hectares, is covered by diverse vegetations that have made it a suitable habitat for migrating waterfowls from north Europe, Canada and Siberia in autumn and winter. It is one of the 18 wetlands listed on UNESCO’s World Heritage List.

  • بازدید فرانسوا اولاند از نمایشگاه پاریس Today 12:24

    Hollande visits Iran’s stand at Paris Book Fair

    PARIS, Mar. 24 (MNA) – President of France, François Hollande, has visited Iran’s stand at Paris Book Fair on Fri., voicing keen interest in having a strong presence during Tehran’s Intl. Book Fair in May.

  • گردشگران نوروزی در مسجد وکیل شیراز Today 11:59

    By: Amin Berenjkar

    Nowruz tourists in Vakil Mosque of Shiraz

    SHIRAZ, Mar. 24 (MNA) – The Vakil Mosque is located in Shiraz, Fars province. It is a beautiful mosque built in mid 18th century by Karim Khan, Regent (Vakil) and the founder of Zand Dynasty.

  • باغ سنگی سیرجان Today 09:53

    By: Laleh Khajouyi

    Rocky garden of Sirjan

    SIRJAN, Mar. 24 (MNA) – One of the tourist attractions of Sirjan in southern province of Kerman is the rocky garden where a deaf and dumb shepherd, Darvish Khan Esfandirpour, has planted trunks and hanged stones to them. The poor man created the garden around 60 years ago on a dry land of no water after he lost his farming land to the tyranny of the monarchy in 1950s, when the King of Iran introduced new land-ownership laws to “revolutionize” Iran’s agriculture. The new garden of him could never be confiscated.

  • Rustam Minnikhanov Yesterday 14:59

    Tatar president greets Rouhani on Nowruz

    TEHRAN, Mar. 23 (MNA) – In a message of congratulations, President Rustam Minnikhanov of Tatarstan offered greetings to the people, president, and officials of Iran on the occasion of the new Iranian year.

  • Harri Kämäräinen Yesterday 12:16

    VIDEO: “Iran’s cultural diversity very interesting”

    TEHRAN, Mar. 23 (MNA) – In an exclusive interview with the Tehran Times, Finnish Ambassador to Iran Harri Kämäräinen spoke about his beautiful experiences in Iran.

  • Serzh Sargsyan 2017-03-22 16:49

    Armenian Pre. sends Iran New Year’s greeting

    TEHRAN, Mar. 22 (MNA) – President of the Republic of Armenia, Serzh Sargsyan, has sent Ayatollah Khamenei and President Rouhani New Year's salutations.

  • سخنرانی رهبر معظم انقلاب اسلامی در حرم مطهر رضوی 2017-03-22 11:18

    Leader addresses Iranians in Nowruz speech

    MASHHAD, Mar. 22 (MNA) – Leader of the Islamic revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei addressed a large crowd of Iranian pilgrims at Imam Reza holy shrine in Mashhad on the occasion of Nowruz.

  • خوشرو 2017-03-22 10:42

    UN envoy:

    No travel ban can stop Nowruz message of peace

    TEHRAN, Mar. 22 (MNA) – Iran’s permanent representative envoy to the UN Khoshroo hailed the advent of Nowruz as the culture of peace, moderation and friendship at the time when all those values are threatened by extremism and hostility around the world.

  • islamic thought 2017-03-22 09:32

    ‘Islamic Thought in the Quran’ now available in English

    TEHRAN, Mar. 22 (MNA) – English translation of the book by Iran’s Leader Ayatollah Khamenei entitled ‘Islamic Thought in the Quran’ has been released.

  • مراسم تحویل سال نو در آستان ثامن الائمه (ع) 2017-03-21 12:51

    Imam Riza Shrine in Mashhad hosts Nowruz festival

    MASHHAD, Mar. 21 (MNA) – Persian News Year’s Eve had historically been celebrated in shrines and mausoleums across the nation as an augury to a year of plenty; the most famous of these is shrine of Imam Reza in Mashhad, where thousands of the believers congregate in the shrine, March 21.

  • پیام نوروزی حضرت آیت الله خامنه‌ای رهبر معظم انقلاب اسلامی 2017-03-21 11:09

    VIDEO: 'Year of Economy of Resistance: Production and Employment'

    TEHRAN, Mar. 21 (MNA) – Leader of the Islamic revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei named New Year 'Year of Economy of Resistance: Production and Employment' in a message to Iranians on occasion of Nowruz.

  • کابینه یازدهم.jpg 2017-03-21 10:29

    Rouhani to Leader: 

    Resistance Econ. to continue ‘even stronger’

    TEHRAN, Mar. 21 (MNA) – President Hassan Rouhani has congratulated Leader of the Islamic Revolution on the Persian New Year’s Eve. 

  • لحظه تحویل سال نو در حافظیه شیراز 2017-03-21 09:52

    By: Amin Berenjkar

    Hāfezieh hosts Nowruz ceremony

    SHIRAZ, Mar. 21 (MNA) – Hāfezieh hosted hundreds of Iranians who gathered to celebrate Nowruz beside the tomb of popular poet Hafiz.

  • حسن روحانی پیام نوروزی 2017-03-20 15:02

    Rouhani calls for standing together to have honorable Iran

    TEHRAN, Mar. 20 (MNA) – In his Nowruz message, President Rouhani said the new year will be year of further development as well as employment for the youth.

  • جشنواره بین‌المللی فیلم آریزونا 2017-03-20 14:18

    Arizona filmfest. to host 'The Servant'

    TEHRAN, Mar. 20 (MNA) – Iranian animation 'The Servant', directed by Farnoush Abedi, will be screened at Arizona International Film Festival.

  • رهبر انقلاب 2017-03-20 14:11

    Leader’s Nowruz message for Iranian year 1396

    TEHRAN, Mar. 20 (MNA) – On the occasion of Nowruz New Year celebrations, Leader of Ayatollah Khamenei has issued his annual New Year message congratulating people, naming the upcoming year as “Resistance Economy: Production and Employment.”

  • ظریف 2017-03-20 11:03

    FM Zarif tweets Happy Nowruz to Iranians

    TEHRAN, Mar. 20 (MNA) – Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has congratulated all Iranians on arrival of new Iranian year ‘Nowruz’.

  • کشتی یونانی 2017-03-20 10:21

    By: Farhad Safari

    Greek Ship of Kish Island

    TEHRAN, Mar. 20 (MNA) – Beached on the southwest coast of Kish Island, Iran, Greek Ship is a popular tourist destination. The cargo steamship, which was built in 1943 by William Hamilton Company in Glasgow port of Scotland, has been left abandoned near ‘Bagho’ village since 1966. When constructed, her weight and length were 7061 tons and 136 m respectively.

  • رهبر انقلاب 2017-03-19 15:37

    Leader:

    West's gender equality humiliates women's role in society

    TEHRAN, Mar. 19 (MNA) – Leader of Revolution said adhering scrupulously to the Household of Prophet Muhammad meant efforts to spread their ideas, policies and orientation and would bring honor to the society.

  • بازار خرید شب عید در تهران 2017-03-19 14:26

    By: Babak Borzouyeh

    Nowruz market in Tehran

    TEHRAN, Mar. 19 (MNA) – Tehran is experiencing very busy markets ahead of Iranian New Year with people trying to get ready for arrival of the Nowruz.

  • پرورش سنبل 2017-03-19 13:17

    By: Faezeh Salimi

    Hyacinth, symbol of Nowruz

    TEHRAN, Mar. 19 (MNA) – Beautiful Hyacinth is a symbol of Spring and rebirth for Iranians and have a special place in Haft Sīn (the seven seen's) table set for Nowruz.

  • دیدار جمعی از مداحان و ذاکران اهل بیت(ع) با رهبر معظم انقلاب در سالروز ولادت حضرت فاطمه زهرا(س) 2017-03-19 11:27

    Leader receives religious eulogists

    TEHRAN, Mar. 19 (MNA) – Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei received a number of religious eulogists on Sunday.

  • سلام بمبئی 2017-03-18 11:00

    German theatres to screen ‘Salaam Mumbai’

    TEHRAN, Mar. 18 (MNA) – ‘Salaam Mumbai’, Iranian-Indian drama directed by Ghorban Mohammadpour will be hosted by Germany.

  • بازار خرید شب عید در گرگان 2017-03-17 20:27

    By: Rahele Hesari

    Nowruz shopping in Gorgan

    GORGAN, Mar. 17 (MNA) – Many people took to the streets of Gorgan in Golestan province in the last days of the year for Nowruz shopping.

  • hajj 2017-03-17 20:25

    Iranian pilgrims to perform Hajj rituals next year

    TEHRAN, Mar. 17 (MNA) – The Hajj and Pilgrimage Organization announced on Friday that the Iranian pilgrims can travel to Saudi Arabia for annual Hajj pilgrimage in next Iranian year.

  • کارگاه پخت شیرینی سنتی‎ 2017-03-16 13:39

    By: Farhad Safari

    Traditional confectionery in Qazvin

    QAZVIN, Mar. 16 (MNA) – Qazvin is home to numerous traditional confectioneries baking different kinds of sweets to serve people ahead of Nowruz.

  • vision 8 2017-03-16 11:37

    8th edition of ‘Mehr Vision’ reviews region’s top events

    TEHRAN, Mar. 16 (MNA) – Mehr News English Service has published the eighth edition of ‘Mehr Vision,’ a monthly review of news and analyses of Iran and the region.