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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’.

  • 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.

  • 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?

  • کنفرانس امنیتی مونیخ 2017-03-02 10:39

    By: Maryam Azish

    Zarif’s Munich Security Confab presence positive step

    TEHRAN, Mar. 02 (MNA) – Iranian FM Zarif took part in Munich Security Conference in Germany where he addressed the prestigious event and negotiated with world senior officials on the sidelines of gathering.

  • sony 2017-02-28 21:46

    2 Iranians honored by 2017 Sony World Photography Awards  

    TEHRAN, Feb. 28 (MNA) – Two Iranian photographers have been honored in the world’s largest photography competition – 2017 Sony World Photography Awards.

  • oil 2017-02-28 19:11

    By Mina Ahmadi

    Iran regaining OPEC’s market share

    TEHRAN, Feb. 28 (MNA) – The recent reports indicate that the Islamic Republic of Iran has already been able to escalate its oil exports to levels that existed before sanctions were imposed on the country in 2011. 

  • مراسم استقبال رسمی از نخست وزیر سوئد 2017-02-19 13:20

    By: Maryam Azish

    New chapter of ties between Iran-Sweden

    TEHRAN, Feb. 19 (MNA) – Iran and the Scandinavian countries, Sweden in particular, have always enjoyed cordial relations and the officials of the two countries are keen on broadening relations in all arenas.

  • فولاد 2017-02-18 11:34

    By: Mohammad Hossein Azari

    Iran’s steel market in ‘New Normal’ era

    TEHRAN, Feb. 18 (MNA) – Steel industry of Iran, en route to realizing 55 million tons of output by the year 2025, is faced with abundance of ups and downs which require careful planning.

  • Mahdavian 2017-02-11 20:00

    Political drama ‘Midday Event’ named best at Fajr Film Festival

    TEHRAN, Feb. 11 (MNA) – ‘The Midday Event,’ a political drama that features the terrorist atrocity of the MEK Organization in Iran of the 1980s, has been crowned best at the 35th Fajr Film Festival.

  • Astana talks 2017-02-11 16:06

    By Mina Ahmadi

    Syria peace talks in Astana

    TEHRAN, Feb. 11 (MNA) – The negotiations between Syrian government and the opposition groups started with the attendance of 7 delegations including Iran, Russia and Turkey on Jan. 23 in Astana.

  • south pars 2017-02-07 09:23

    By: M. H. Azari, M. Zaman Khani

    Iran in catbird seat thanks to US-Qatar gas rivalry

    TEHRAN, Feb. 07 (MNA) – The uplift in America’s LNG exports has tightened restrictions against Qatar as the world’s largest exporter of the product thus giving Iran the upper hand in gas recovery from South Pars joint field.

  • حادثه پلاسکو از آغاز تا پایان 2017-02-02 10:44

    By: Maryam Azish

    Global sympathy bright side of Plasco tragedy

    TEHRAN, Feb. 02 (MNA) – Nine days after the tragic collapse of Plasco Trade Center in downtown Tehran, the rubble removal operation in the building came to an end on Jan 27.

  • exports 2017-01-30 11:47

    By: M.H. Azari, N. Ghadam Ahari

    Iran makes leap to seize fresh export markets

    TEHRAN, Jan. 30 (MNA) – Iran is after bolstering trade ties with European countries as evidenced by the steep rise in share of EU states in the country’s foreign trade.

  • Siro-A 2017-01-25 21:50

    By: Marjohn Sheikhi

    Japanese dance group ‘Siro-A’ lights up Iranian stage at 35th FITF

    TEHRAN, Jan. 25 (MNA) – The video projection dance group ‘Siro-A’ from Japan turned the theater stage in Tehran into a magical disco venue of optical illusions and techno music at the 35th Fajr International theater Festival.

  • مشاهد دو قلاده پلنگ در منطقه شکار ممنوع پرور مهدیشهر 2017-01-25 13:36

    Oshtornakouh; a safe refuge for Persian Leopard

    KHORRAMABAD, Jan. 25 (MNA) – Oshtorankouh or Sanowbaran, a part of Zagros massifs with breath-taking scenery is home to valuable large cat Persian Leopard and other wildlife species.

  • UN chief 2017-01-25 10:52

    By: Mina Ahmadi

    Challenges of new UN chief

    TEHRAN, Jan. 25 (MNA) – Antonio Guterres was recently handed over the helm of the United Nations as one of the toughest diplomatic jobs in the world while the world community, in the face of many challenges today, hope the new chief of the global body to settle world problems more properly.