Today News
  • Farideh Dada Yesterday 10:43

    Journalists, male or female, seek truth: ex-colleague

    TEHRAN, Mar. 29 (MNA) – Farideh Dada, an Iranian-American female journalist who formerly worked at the Tehran Times, is now working as a successful journalist in the United States.

  • Palestine 2017/03/28

    By: Zahra Emamzadeh

    Forgotten Land

    TEHRAN, Mar. 28 (MNA) – Although holding conferences and delivering speeches are worthwhile, what is the practical outcome of such events for Palestine and the Palestinians?

  • پرچم چین 2017/03/26

    By Shamshad Akhtar

    China: Belt and Road Initiative

    TEHRAN, Mar. 26 (MNA) – Dr. Shamshad Akhtar, an Under-Secretary-General of the United Nations, reports on China’s contribution to developments for sustainable energy.

  • Trump 2017/03/22

    By: Seyed Hossein Mousavian

    Trump's ISIS challenge

    TEHRAN, Mar. 22 (MNA) – Donald Trump has announced plans to host a 68-nation summit on countering ISIL at the end of March, while Iran and Russia, which form the most effective regional coalition fighting the group, have not been invited.

  • Assad 2017-03-21 15:17

    Pres. Assad:

    Opposition's absence in Astana negative influence of Turkey

    DAMASCUS, Mar. 21 (MNA) – President Bashar al-Assad said in a statement given to Russian media that Syria is ready to discuss anything, including the constitution, adding that defending nation and borders is government's right and duty.

  •   2017/03/18

    By: Hossein Askari

    King Salman: relinquish guardianship of Islam’s holy sites

    TEHRAN, Mar. 18 (MNA) – Mecca and Medina, situated in west of Saudi Arabia, are Islam’s two holiest sites. The region is the birthplace of Islam and of the Prophet Mohammad.

  • گزارش اسوشیتدپرس از دریاچه ارومیه 2017/03/15

    By: Gary Lewis

    Lake Urmia comes back to life slowly, but surely

    TEHRAN, Mar. 15 (MNA) – Returning to the barren landscape after almost four years, I was able to see water. Not nearly enough, but much more than last time. The lake is reviving. And this revival is the result of an immensely successful collaborative effort involving many players – some Iranian, some foreign.

  • Andrezj Pilat 2017-03-15 12:08

    Poland eyeing Iran's post-JCPOA flourishing market

    TEHRAN, Mar. 15 (MNA) – Warsaw and Tehran have considerably broadened trade transactions in the post-sanctions era, said President of Polish Chamber of Commerce Andrzej Pilat.

  • فاروق لوغ اوغلو 2017-03-14 18:40

    Fmr. deputy chairman of CHP:

    Turkish odds of EU membership ‘now very dim’

    TEHRAN, Mar. 14 (MNA) – Former deputy chairman of Turkish CHP has told Mehr News both Turkish government and EU countries have been equally defying citizenship rights to free speech.

  •   2017/03/14

    By: Hossein Askari

    Trump’s ‘beautiful’ deals with Arabs to boomerang

    TEHRAN, Mar. 14 (MNA) – President Trump has said time and again that he would bring his deal-making talents, which he claims to be second to none, to his new job as President of the United States.

  • Assad 2017-03-14 10:20

    Pres. Assad:

    Iran backs Syria not in word, but in action

    DAMASCUS, Mar. 14 (MNA) – President Bashar al-Assad asserted the embargo of the West and Europe helps destruction and deadly attacks of the terrorists pushing Syrians to leave their country to other places, like Europe.

  • ظریف، لاوروف، و چاوش اوغلو 2017/03/13

    By: Mohammad Ghaderi, Payman Yazdani

    New psychological warfare targets Tehran-Moscow ties

    TEHRAN, Mar. 13 (MNA) – On agenda for Zionist-western mainstream media has been to embark on a psychological warfare which seems to target Iran-Russian relations.

  • حسین عسکری مشاور ملک عبدالله 2017-03-13 15:45

    Fmr. Saudi Fin. Min. adviser:

    Trump would join campaign against Iran if Saudis demand

    TEHRAN, Mar. 13 (MNA) – Former adviser to Saudi finance minister and current Huffington Post contributor believes a regional adventurism for Trump in the Middle East would bring him even closer to a war with Iran where Saudis would act as an inciter.

  •      2017-03-12 16:21

    Irish analyst:

    EU largely scapegoating refugees from ME

    TEHRAN, Mar. 12 (MNA) – An Irish university lecturer has said the EU has largely been irresponsible for its disastrous intervention in the Middle East which infested the region with fundamentalism and extremism.

  • دونالد ترامپ 2017/03/12

    By: Habib Ashayeri

    Trump would bring US to ‘edge of precipice’

    TEHRAN, Mar. 12 (MNA) – Donald Trump’s demagoguery in attempt to show his voters that he had been committed to campaign promises has sent him too far afield in the wilderness.

  • Arkadiusz Trela 2017-03-12 14:53

    Iran's position in region opportunity for EU companies

    TEHRAN, Mar. 12 (MNA) – The Managing Partner of TradeBridge Arkadiusz Trela said that Iran is a unique place in the world because there is no other country like Iran blocked for so many years and now open for the entire world.

  • بشار اسد 2017-03-11 14:36

    Pres. Assad:

    Foreign boots on ground without Syria consent invasion

    DAMASCUS, Mar. 11 (MNA) – President Bashar al-Assad said that the solution to the crisis in Syria should be through two parallel ways including fighting the terrorists and making dialogue.

  • فیصل المقداد 2017-03-08 10:02

    Faisal Mekdad:

    West real obstacle to political settlement in Syria

    TEHRAN, Mar. 08 (MNA) – Syrian deputy FM Faisal Mekdad while hailing Iran and Russia for military support against terrorism, said the real obstacle to Syria’s political settlement has always been western countries for backing terrorists.

  • تحصن مردم بحرین در اطراف منزل آیت الله عیسی قاسم 2017-03-07 20:08

    Belgian lawyer:

    Bahrainis’ rights must be respected, not trampled upon

    TEHRAN, Mar. 07 (MNA) – Saudi Arabia’s intervention in Bahrain should be immediately stopped, the sovereignty of the Bahraini people should be restored and authority must respect the fundamental rights of the Bahraini people.

  • الیاس فرحت 2017-03-07 16:34

    Iran's anti-Zionism political rhetoric still loud

    TEHRAN, Mar. 07 (MNA) – Tehran hosted, in recent days, The International Conference on Palestine Intfada in solidarity with the people of Palestine.

  • USA 2017/03/07

    By: Abbas Torabi

    How much Trump's presidency resembles Jefferson's rule?

    TEHRAN, Mar. 07 (MNA) – Like Jeffersonian Democracy, which has been rested on a profound contradiction, Donald J. Trump's style of democracy besides banning the immigrants and slamming door on refugees - particularly his move to bar entry into the United States for residents of seven Majority-Muslim countries - rests on a total contradiction as well.

  • میخائیل الکساندروف 2017-03-06 16:11

    Russian analyst:

    No evidence of Assad's use of chemicals

    TEHRAN, Mar. 06 (MNA) – A Russian political analyst believes Russia vetoed anti-Syrian sanctions resolution in the UNSC because evidence was lacking that Bashar al-Assad used chemical weapons.

  •    2017-03-05 21:25

    IR professor:

    China would replace US in global trade

    TEHRAN, Mar. 05 (MNA) – An international relations professor has said Trump’s administration has not roundly rejected multilateralism; however, it preferred American-style of bilateralism which would serve national interests.

  • Bahrain 2017-02-28 16:02

    Bahrain regime to be tougher in 2017 realizing its fail

    TEHRAN, Feb. 28 (MNA) – Saeed Al-Shahabi is one of first political figures in Bahrain who was forced to a self-exile after Manama regime imposed a death sentence against him.

  • conn hallinan 2017-02-25 19:30

    American analyst Conn Hallinan:

    Intl. boycott of Israel only viable way to advance Palestinian cause

    TEHRAN, Feb. 25 (MNA) – In an exclusive interview with MNA, American political analyst Conn Hallinan stressed the effectiveness of a successful international boycott that would isolate Israel and move the Palestinian agenda forward.

  • Edward Corrigan 2017-02-24 20:56

    Trump helps Israeli regime expand "Jewish Only" settlements

    TEHRAN, Feb. 24 (MNA) – Canadian Human Rights Attorney Edward Corrigan denounced US embassy's move to Jerusalem, saying it will in the short term embolden the Zionists in Israel to steal more Palestinian land and expand the "Jewish Only" settlements.

  • هایم برشیث 2017-02-19 15:12

    Anti-Zionist activist:

    Israel a Jewish State, not democracy

    TEHRAN, Feb. 19 (MNA) – A University of East London professor and an avid anti-Zionist has said with Trump in the White House, prospects of the Palestinians will be more and more slim for recognition of their rights by Israelis.

  • Shamshad Akhtar 2017/02/19

    By: Shamshad Akhtar

    Working together for the region — ESCAP, ASEAN

    TEHRAN, Feb. 19 (MNA) – The Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) has shown to be an exemplary role model for regional cooperation guiding the 10-country bloc on the path toward shared prosperity and sustainable development. 

  • Assad 2017-02-18 10:50

    Pres. Assad:

    Syrian people support their government, army, president

    DAMASCUS, Feb. 18 (MNA) – President Bashar al-Assad affirmed that victory in Aleppo is an important step in the way to defeat and to eliminate the terrorism from our country, adding “we don’t think that we can talk about winning the war unless we defeat the terrorists everywhere in Syria.”

  • شیخ نعیم قاسم 2017-02-13 21:07

    Naim Qassem:

    Iran Middle East policy based on ‘mutual interest’

    TEHRAN, Feb. 13 (MNA) – Sheikh Naim Qassem, Hezbollah Deputy Secretary-General, has spoken to to Maraya International Magazine about the Party's vision on Syria.