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  • بازدید سفیر دانمارک از طرح های انسان دوستانه شورای پناهندگان دانمارک در کرج 2017-06-27 11:07

    By: Lachin Rezaian

    Danish DRC offers intl. support to Iran as hosting millions of refugees

    TEHRAN, Jun. 27 (MNA) – The Islamic Republic has played host to the second-largest population of Afghan refugees for many years, after fleeing war and economic strife in their homeland.

  • Drug 2017-06-24 19:05

    World Drug Report 2017:

    29.5mn people suffer from drug use disorders

    TEHRAN, Jun. 24 (MNA) – In 2015 about a quarter of a billion people used drugs.

  • qatar 2017-06-19 19:32

    By Maryam Azish

    S. Arabia-Qatar political row tip of the iceberg

    Teheran, Jun. 19 (MNA) – The diplomatic row among Arab countries and Qatar is dominating headlines.

  • US EU 2017-06-14 13:18

    By: Maryam Azish

    Europe, US at odds over policies toward Iran

    Tehran, June 14, (MNA) - In spite of convergent visions and deep-seated agreement which have endured between the US and Europe in devising policies against the Islamic Republic of Iran, they have adopted diverse approaches toward Tehran in periods of times.

  • رنو سیمبل 2017-06-10 15:09

    By: Maryam Azish

    French auto giants keen on stronger presence in Iran

    TEHRAN, Jun. 10 (MNA) – The Iranian car manufacturers have managed to turn the threats posed by sanctions into the opportunities. Although some had predicted that the automobile industry in Iran would die after the sanctions, it did not.

  • پنجمین روز از نمایشگاه بین المللی کتاب تهران 2017-05-16 15:14

    By: Marjohn Sheikhi

    Tehran Intl. Book Fair 2017 roundup: Let’s Read One Book More

    TEHRAN, May 16 (MNA) – Iran doesn't have an impressing presence on the list of 'top book reading populations in the world', but every year at Tehran Intl. Book Fair, you will be amazed at seeing so many people from across the country showing their interest in books.

  • presidential election 2017-05-01 15:38

    By: Zahra Emamzadeh

    Economy talks

    TEHRAN, May 01 (MNA) – When it comes to elections in Iran, like many other countries, any candidate who can reassure Iranians about economic boost and creating jobs is the one who will gain a high favorability. Statistics show that the majority of Iranians are concerned about the economy.

  • dehghan and Sergey Shoigu 2017-05-01 10:49

    By: Maryam Azish

    Iran’s attendance in Moscow security confab

    TEHRAN, May 01 (MNA) – The 6th Moscow Conference on International Security recently held attended by Iran's Defense Minister Brigadier General Hossein Dehqan and several high-ranking defense delegations and experts from various countries.

  • Afghanistan 2017-04-30 14:21

    By: Mina Ahmadi

    Dropping huge bombs not solution to terrorism in Afghanistan

    TEHRAN, Apr. 30 (MNA) – The United States has recently pursued controversial policies in the Afghanistan leading to fanning the flames of tensions in the region and having no major consequences but destruction and chaos.

  • رضا میرکریمی 2017-04-29 10:51

    By: Marjohn Sheikhi

    Fajr Film Festival 2017 roundup: A Panorama of World Cinema

    TEHRAN, Apr. 29 (MNA) – Cosmopolitan Tehran was once again the center of attention from cinematic trends all across the world. 140 films from 58 countries and well over 350 foreign guests and hundreds of cinemagoers created and shared many memorable experiences at the 35th Fajr International Film Festival.

  • گفتگو با رضا پرستش بدل ایرانی لیونل مسی 2017-04-28 19:44

    Messi's doppelganger 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’.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • 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.  

  • Raheel Sharif 2017-04-22 12:21

    By: Mina Ahmadi

    Controversy over fmr. Pakistani cmdr. joining Saudi-led coalition

    TEHRAN, Apr. 22 (MNA) – Pakistan’s Defense Minister has recently confirmed that the country’s former Army Chief has been appointed as commander of so-called Saudi-led military coalition.

  • حمله موشکی آمریکا به سوریه‎ 2017-04-20 14:38

    By: Mina Ahmadi

    Trump's Syria strike paves the way for another ME war

    TEHRAN, Apr. 20 (MNA) – It has been announced that US' recent missile attack on Syria was a reaction to an alleged use of chemical weapon by this Arab country against its own people in Khan Sheikhoun region in Idlib in northern Syria, something that Damascus robustly denies.

  • ظریف سفر 2017-04-20 10:55

    By: Maryam Azish

    Bright future ahead of Iran-Turkmenistan ties

    TEHRAN, Apr 20 (MNA) –Iran-Turkmenistan relations have always benefited the two countries and helped consolidation of peace and stability in the region and the world and Tehran has always hailed Ashgabat for adopting the rational policy of neutrality.

  • زندگی سیاسی اردوغان 2017-04-19 11:38

    By: Mina Ahmadi

    Erdogan’s victory in referendum

    TEHRAN, Apr. 19 (MNA) – Turkish people voted in a referendum which could greatly impact their future. A victory for the ‘Yes’ campaign means that the office of the prime minister shall be abolished in favor of more executive powers for the currently largely ceremonial position of the president.

  • روز پنجم ثبت نام کاندیداهای انتخابات ریاست جمهوری 2017-04-15 19:59

    Pres. Elec. registration;

    Pre-Guardian Council final list becomes exhaustive

    TEHRAN, Apr. 15 (MNA) – With closing registration for Presidential Elections, there is a clear image of the final, however pre-Guardian Council lineup of candidates, setting aside long list of unknown registrations.

  • rouhani kuwait 2017-04-14 14:49

    By: Mina Ahmadi

    Resumption of Iran-PGCC talks possible

    TEHRAN, Apr. 14 (MNA) – Kuwaiti Deputy Foreign Minister Khaled Jarollah has recently announced that he is hopeful that talks between Iran and the Persian Gulf Arab countries would get started soon.

  • گردشگران نوروزی در مسجد وکیل شیراز 2017-04-08 14:12

    Malaysian students in Iran; dispelling misconceptions

    TEHRAN, Apr. 08 (MNA) – A group of Malaysian students visiting Iran sat down with Mehr News Agency to discuss their previously-held beliefs about the country and how their trip had been pivotal in dispelling their misconceptions about Iran.

  • sbs 2017-04-06 15:32

    By: Habibi, Razian

    Salary Bill Scandal still dragging on with failing efforts

    TEHRAN, Apr. 06 (MNA) – Salary Bill Scandal had been the subject of much controversy; despite much fuss over the measures to prevent such abuses, the cumulative efforts have produced paltry outcomes.

  • عبدالله الدقاق 2017-04-03 20:04

    Sheikh Daqaq:

    Losing Bahraini nationality ‘source of honor and glory’

    TEHRAN, Apr. 03 (MNA) – An envoy to Sheikh Isa Qassim has said stripping of his Bahraini nationality will make his will ever stronger in fighting for people’s rights.

  • iran russia 2017-03-29 15:58

    Putin-Rouhani meeting round-up

    MOSCOW, Mar. 29 (MNA) – Russian President Vladimir Putin and Iranian President Hassan Rouhani made a joint statement after their meeting in the Kremlin on March 28.

  • ECO 2017-03-15 16:08

    By: Maryam Azish

    Call for closer cooperation among ECO members

    TEHRAN, Mar. 15 (MNA) – Iran has always done its best to reinforce Economic Cooperation Organization (ECO) as its top priority and is seeking to boost cooperation among the organization’s member states.

  • علی اف 2017-03-14 11:13

    By: Maryam Azish

    Bright future ahead of Tehran-Baku relations

    TEHRAN, Mar. 14 (MNA) – The Islamic Republic of Iran has always attached great importance to the expansion of relations with its neighbors, Azerbaijan Republic in particular.

  • Palestine conference 2017-03-13 15:28

    By: Mina Ahmadi

    Muslim unity key to Palestine issue solution

    TEHRAN, Mar. 13 (MNA) – The annual event, dubbed the 6th International Conference in Support of the Palestinian Intifada (Uprising) held in solidarity with the people of Palestine wrapped up in the Iranian capital, Tehran, on Feb 22.

  • علی طیب نیا وزیر امور اقتصاد و دارایی 2017-03-12 18:54

    By: Samad Habibi, Mahboubeh Fakouri

    Minister provides solutions, laments ‘lack of will in implementation’

    TEHRAN, Mar. 12 (MNA) – Ali Tayyebnia, a University of Tehran professor of Economics, has addressed a meeting with heated speech on woes and hazards of an economic system largely infested by neglect and mismanagement.

  • Iran-Indonesia 2017-03-07 12:02

    By: Mina Ahmadi

    Iran, Indonesia mull expanding ties 

    TEHRAN, Mar. 07 (MNA) – As two developing Muslim countries, Iran and Indonesia have always enjoyed many commonalities. 

  • کراپ‌شده - گرد و غبار 2017-03-06 16:46

    High-profile session addresses environmental pollution

    TEHRAN, Mar. 06 (MNA) – How would high-profile session succeed in effectively addressing pressing issues of airborne particles which have jeopardized the daily life of people in Khuzestan and other provinces in varying degrees?