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  • گفتگو با رضا پرستش بدل ایرانی لیونل مسی Yesterday 19:44

    Messi's face match hopes to see him in person

    TEHRAN, Apr. 28 (MNA) – Reza Parastesh who closely resembles famous Leo Messi, sat on the table with Mehr News correspondents to share his experiences and feeling on being a person who is called Messi’s ‘face match’.

  • اختتامیه سی و پجمین جشنواره بین المللی فیلم فجر Yesterday 14:39

    35th Fajr filmfest. announces winners

    TEHRAN, Apr. 28 (MNA) – Winners of the 35th edition of Fajr International Film Festival (FIFF) were announced last night, with 'The Home' from Iran snatching Golden Simorgh for Best Film in main competition section.

  • اختتامیه سی و پجمین جشنواره بین المللی فیلم فجر Yesterday 11:46

    By: Mohammad Moheimany

    35th Fajr Intl. Filmfest wraps up

    TEHRAN, Apr. 28 (MNA) – The closing ceremony for the 35th Fajr International Film Festival, attended by Iranian cinema managers, cineastes, political figures, national and international special guests, was held in Tehran’s Vahdat Hall on Thursday.

  • حضور تیم پرنده نگری سوئدی در پارک ملی گلستان 2017-04-27 18:59

    By: Abuotaleb Nadri

    Golestan Natl. Park hosts Swedish birdwaching group

    GORGAN, Apr. 27 (MNA) – A birdwaching group from Sweden has started their research on wildlife of Golestan National Park.

  • آغاز به کار نشست تخصصی کشورهای اسلامی وزرای امور زنان در مشهد 2017-04-27 16:11

    By: Ramin Saffari

    Women affairs ministers of Islamic countries meet in Mashhad

    MASHHAD, Apr. 27 (MNA) – “Specialized Summit of Women Affairs Ministers from Islamic countries” kicked off on Thursday in Mashahd having Iranian minister Shahindokht Molverdi in attendance.

  • دیدار شرکت‌کنندگان در مسابقات بین‌المللی قرآن با رهبر انقلاب 2017-04-27 15:12


    Islamic identity 'an obstacle for enemies infiltration'

    TEHRAN, Apr. 27 (MNA) – Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Khamenei underlined that all should try to embed the Holy Quran's teachings in public discourse of nations.

  • دیدار شرکت‌کنندگان در مسابقات بین‌المللی قرآن با رهبر انقلاب 2017-04-27 12:23

    Leader receives attendees of Quran competitions

    TEHRAN, Apr. 27 (MNA) – Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei received attendees of 34th International Quran Competitions on Thursday.

  • ششمین روز سی و پنجمین جشنواره جهانی فیلم فجر 2017-04-27 11:03

    By: Saki, Riazi

    Intl. Fajr Filmfest. on 6th day

    TEHRAN, Apr. 27 (MNA) – Tehran is hosting 35th Fajr International Film Festival as country's the most important cinematic event.

  • Kedi 2017-04-26 19:46

    By: Marjohn Sheikhi

    Kedi: Where cats become characters

    TEHRAN, Apr. 26 (MNA) – 35th Fajr International Film Festival brought a real treat to all cat lovers in Tehran. Kedi, directed by Ceyda Torun, is a magical journey through streets of Istanbul from the unique viewpoint of cats.

  • Manfred Kritsch 2017-04-26 12:14

    German distributor:

    Iran's film market important to European clients

    TEHRAN, Apr. 26 (MNA) – Manfred Kritsch, the Deutsche Welle (DW) distribution executive for Asia, says he has come to this year’s Fajr Film Market because it helps bridge the gap between his European clients and the Asian market.

  • hassan hashemi 2017-04-26 11:38

    Health min.:

    Tehran, Baghdad well-coordinated at intl. communities

    TEHRAN, Apr. 26 (MNA) – Health Minister Hassan Hashemi said Iran held ties with the neighboring country of Iraq in all sectors as both sides work on joint programs in the field of medical sciences, health and treatment.

  • پنجمین روز جشنواره جهانی فیلم فجر 2017-04-26 09:52

    By: Mehran Riazi

    FIFF on day 5

    TEHRAN, Apr. 26 (MNA) – The 35th Fajr International Film Festival moved into its fifth day, with numerous Iranian and foreign actors, directors and artists attending the event on Tuesday.

  • دیدار مسئولان نظام، سفیران کشورهای اسلامی و اقشار مختلف مردم با رهبر انقلاب 2017-04-25 12:35

    Leader receives officials, Islamic states envoys

    TEHRAN, Apr. 25 (MNA) – Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei received number of officials and envoys of Islamic countries on the occasion of annivesary of Prophet Muhammad's mission.

  • شب چهارم جشنواره جهانی فیلم فجر 2017-04-25 10:55

    By: Riazi, Saki

    FIFF underway in Tehran

    TEHRAN, Apr. 25 (MNA) – 35th Fajr International Film Festival enters its 5th day with Iranian and foreign cineasts in attendance.

  • گلاب آدینه 2017-04-24 21:42

    Golab Adineh wins Best Actress at Beijing filmfest.

    TEHRAN, Apr. 24 (MNA) – Iranian actress Golab Adineh won Best Actress Award for ‘Abji’ (The Sis) directed by Marjan Ashrafizadeh at the 7th Beijing International Film Festival in China.

  • دیدار نوروزی رهبر انقلاب با فرماندهان ارشد نیروهای مسلح 2017-04-24 16:58

    Leader pardons convicts on Prophet's mission anniv.

    TEHRAN, Apr. 24 (MNA) – Leader of the Islamic Revolution has agreed to extend pardon or discount on sentence of 593 prisoners for the occasion of anniversary of Mab'ath of Prophet Muhammad.

  • سومین روز جشنواره جهانی فیلم فجر 2017-04-24 11:09

    By: Saki, Riazi

    3rd day of Fajr Intl. Filmfest.

    TEHRAN, Apr. 24 (MNA) – The 35th Fajr International Film Festival moved into its third day, with numerous Iranian and foreign actors, directors and artists attending the event on Sunday.

  • reza kianian 2017-04-24 10:37

    Kianian reveals secrets of cinema in acting workshop

    TEHRAN, Apr. 24 (MNA) – Iranian actor Reza Kianian held an acting workshop on Friday at the Talent Campus (Darol Fonoun) of 35th Fajr International Film Festival.

  • s arabia women 2017-04-24 09:02

    Making an arsonist the fire chief:

    Saudis elected to UN women's rights board

    TEHRAN, Apr. 24 (MNA) – Saudi Arabia, notorious for its poor record on women’s rights, has been elected to the United Nations Commission on the Status of Women.

  • جزیره هرمز 2017-04-23 21:40

    By: Farhad Safari

    Hormuz Island

    HORMUZ ISLAND, Apr. 23 (MNA) – Hormuz Island is an Iranian island in the Persian Gulf. It is located in the Strait of Hormuz, 8 kilometers (5 mi) off the Iranian coast in Hormozgan province.

  • world healthy day 2017-04-23 20:32

    Iranian students awarded in World Health Day competition

    TEHRAN, Apr. 23 (MNA) – As practiced every year, World Health Day has conducted its regional art competition on the occasion of World Health Day 2017, using the theme of “Depression: let’s talk”.

  • تنوع  گونه های نادر پرندگان در باغ پرندگان شهر مرزی آستارا 2017-04-23 16:00

    By: Mehdi Hosseinnejadi

    Astara, home of rare species of birds

    ASTARA, Apr. 23 (MNA) – Astara in Gilan province, is home to different rare birds, including mute and black swans, Africans and Canadians goose, Flamingo, African Crane, various types of ducks, parrots, mildew, nightingale, quail, lovebirds, peacock and a variety of pheasants.

  • mother earth 2017-04-23 11:54

    UN celebrates International Day of Mother Earth

    NEW YORK, Apr. 23 (MNA) – The United Nations celebrates Saturday the International Day of Mother Earth with a call to move towards sustainable development in harmony with nature.

  • رنگین کمان لاله ها در تهران 2017-04-23 11:18

    By: Asghar Khamseh

    Spring of tulips in Tehran

    TEHRAN, Apr. 23 (MNA) – Beautiful Spring days of Iranian capital are colored with pretty vivid tulips.

  • ظریف در یونان 2017-04-23 09:56

    Zarif lands in Athens to attend Ancient Civilizations Forum

    TEHRAN, Apr. 23 (MNA) – Iranian Foreign Minister Zarif arrived in the Greek capital on Sunday morning to take part at the 1st Ministerial Conference of ‘Ancient Civilizations Forum’.

  • گوزن های قرمز ایرانی 2017-04-22 21:20

    By: Mehdi Hosseinnejadi

    Iranian red deer

    TEHRAN, Apr. 22 (MNA) – The red deer or Maral inhabits most of Europe, the Caucasus Mountains region, Asia Minor, Iran, parts of western Asia, and central Asia. Lavandevil wildlife shelter in Gilan province is home to a dozen red deer native to Iran.

  • death in sarajevo 2017-04-22 20:09

    By: Marjohn Sheikhi

    ‘Death in Sarajevo’ at 35th Fajr festival

    TEHRAN, Apr. 22 (MNA) – The first night of 35th Fajr International Film Festival screened ‘Death in Sarajevo’ by Oscar-winning Bosnian director of, Danis Tanovic, a riveting story of the doomed shadow of past mistakes following Europe into the present.  

  • فیلم مبارک 2017-04-22 19:51

    'The Mobarak' on screen in Canadian cities

    TEHRAN, Apr. 22 (MNA) – Iranian feature movie 'The Mobarak' directed by Mohammad Reza Emami is being displayed in Canadian cinemas.

  • گل قاصدک 2017-04-22 16:02

    By: Asghar Khamseh

    Beautiful blowballs

    TEHRAN, Apr. 22 (MNA) – Blowballs, the fluffy seed balls of Dandelion, are creators of dreamy scenes when blown up.

  • Fridrik Thor Fridriksson 2017-04-22 15:55

    Icelandic Director Fridriksson:

    Iranian cinema stopped bombs from falling on Iran

    TEHRAN, Apr. 22 (MNA) – Icelandic director and producer Fridrik Thor Fridriksson held a film directing workshop on Friday at the Talent Campus (Darol Fonoun) of 35th Fajr Film Festival at Felestin Cinema, Tehran.