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  • بازدید ارزیابان یونسکو از سیرجان برای ثبت جهانی گلیم 2017-07-23 15:48

    By: Islamil Khourtan

    UNESCO handicrafts assessors visit Sirjan

    SIRJAN, Jul. 23 (MNA) – In order to globally register Kilim of Sirjan, the UNESCO international handicrafts assessors and supervisors traveled to the city in Kerman province, to visit Kilim Rugs Museum and Kilim weaving workshops in the rural areas of Sirjan, including the village of Darestan known as the world's Kilim village.

  • وبا در یمن 2017-07-23 15:18

    ICRC president arrives in Yemen amid 'unprecedented' cholera outbreak

    TEHRAN, Jul. 23 (MNA) – The president of the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) arrived in Yemen on Sunday as the country’s unprecedented cholera outbreak ravages with one in every 45 Yemenis being expected to be infected with a disease by year-end.

  • UNAIDS 2017-07-23 13:33

    UNAIDS:

    AIDS-related deaths halved since 2005

    TEHRAN, Jul. 23 (MNA) – UNAIDS has released a new report showing that for the first time the scales have tipped: more than half of all people living with HIV (53%) now have access to HIV treatment and AIDS-related deaths have almost halved since 2005.

  • مراسم غبار روبی مضجع شریف ثامن‌الحجج، حضرت امام رضا علیه‌السلام 2017-07-23 11:50

    Leader attends dusting ceremony of Imam Reza Holy Shrine

    MASHHAD, Jul. 23 (MNA) – Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei attended on Sunday the dusting ceremony of Imam Reza Holy Shrine in Mahshad, Khorasan Razavi province.

  • انیمیشن کلیله و دمنه 2017-07-22 13:39

    'Kalila and Dimna' to premiere at Eurasia Intl. Filmfest.

    TEHRAN, Jul. 22 (MNA) – Iranian animated movie 'Kalila and Dimna', directed by Alireza Tavakkoli, will go on screen at 2017 Eurasia International Film Festival.

  • مراسم بزرگداشت مریم میرزاخانی 2017-07-20 22:39

    AEOI head:

    Maryam Mirzakhani glory of Iran, Islam

    TEHRAN, Jul. 20 (MNA) – Head of Atomic Energy Organization of Iran Ali Akbar Salehi said late Maryam Mirzakhani was source of honor for Iran and the Islamic world.

  • مراسم بزرگداشت مریم میرزاخانی 2017-07-20 18:26

    By: Mehran Riazi

    Ceremony honors Maryam Mirzakhani in Tehran

    TEHRAN, Jul. 20 (MNA) – A memorial ceremony was held on Thursday in Tehran to commemorate Iranian math genius Maryam Mirzakhani who passed away on Saturday due to cancer recurrence.

  • شب چهارم کنسرت چندشب تار 2017-07-19 15:27

    By: Mehran Riazi

    'Several Nights with Tar' concert

    TEHRAN, Jul. 19 (MNA) – The 4th day of 'Several Nights with Tar' concert was held in Roudaki Hall on Tuesday night, with performance of Ali Asghar Arabshahi, Bahareh Fayyazi and Hamid Khabbazi.

  • ummah 2017-07-19 14:38

    Ummah group to hold meetings on women's rights in Islam

    TEHRAN, Jul. 19 (MNA) – The study of women's rights in Islam at Ummah group meetings, special for English speaking residents of Tehran, will be held weekly since Thursday.

  • ساخت بزرگترین ایوان فلزی و بتونی جهان 2017-07-19 11:12

    By: Asghar Khamseh

    Tehran home of world's largest metal, concrete porch

    TEHRAN, Jul. 19 (MNA) – The young engineers of the Khatam al-Anbiya Construction Headquarter succeeded in building the world's largest metal porch in the the Grand Mosalla of Tehran.

  • مستند «نلسون ماندلا برای هميشه» 2017-07-19 10:22

    UN chief :

    World improving actions best tribute to Mandela

    TEHRAN, Jul. 19 (MNA) – United Nations Secretary General Antonio Guterres in his message on Nelson Mandela International Day, 18 July 2017, said the best tribute we can pay this great man is not words or in ceremonies, but actions that improve our world.

  • جشنواره ویلادوکند 2017-07-18 14:36

    ‘Retouch’ wins Audience Award in Portugal

    TEHRAN, Jul. 18 (MNA) – Iranian director Kaveh Mazaheri’s ‘Retouch’ won the Audience Award at 25th Curtas Vila do Conde International Film Festival in Portugal and the film crew presented the award to the late math genius Maryam Mirzakhani.

  • migration 2017-07-18 11:43

    By: Jean-Michel Renault

    European immigration

    TEHRAN, Jul. 18 (MNA) – Migration from war-stricken and poverty-hit countries of Africa and Middle East has ended up with death for a large number of migrants.

  • فیلم ناکوک 2017-07-18 08:41

    6 Iranian films to vie at Kazan filmfest.

    TEHRAN, Jul. 18 (MNA) – Six Iranian films including ‘Papeli’, ‘Off-Key’ and ‘Overruled’ have been accepted into the official selection of the 13th Kazan International Festival of Muslim Cinema in the Republic of Tatarstan.

  • وزیر بهداشت 2017-07-17 15:38

    Health min. arrives in Kyrgyzstan for bilateral talks

    TEHRAN, Jul. 17 (MNA) – Iranian Health Minister Hassan Hashemi arrived in Bishkek, the capital of Kyrgyzstan, on Monday.

  • گسترش شیوع وبا در یمن 2017-07-17 15:11

    Yemeni deputy health min.:

    Saudi bombing of Yemen’s hospitals ‘war crime’

    TEHRAN, Jul. 17 (MNA) – Yemen's Deputy Minister of health in an exclusive interview with MNA said Yemen blockade prevents delivery of humanitarian aid and intl. aid only provides for 15% of the needs of the war-stricken country.

  • «اکتسابات انتسابی» و «بادسر» 2017-07-17 14:33

    Two Iranian animations to hit screen at Supertoon Festival

    TEHRAN, Jul. 17 (MNA) – Two Iranian animated pieces, ‘Ascribed Achievements’ and 'Inflated Head' are scheduled to be screened at Supertoon International Animation Festival in Croatia.

  • «مراسم پرده برداری» 2017-07-16 21:53

    ‘Unveiling Ceremony’ goes to Italy’s Cartoon Club

    TEHRAN, Jul. 16 (MNA) – Iranian animated piece ‘Unveiling Ceremony’ directed by Mehdi Boustani has been accepted in the official screening program of 33rd Cartoon Club International Festival in Italy.

  • یک روز طولانی 2017-07-16 17:41

    ‘A Long Day’ on its way to South Africa

    TEHRAN, Jul. 16 (MNA) – Iranian film ‘A Long Day’, directed by Babak Bahram Beigi is to be screened at 38th Durban International Film Festival 2017 in South Africa.

  •  مراسم تودیع و معارفه مدیر عامل هما 2017-07-16 16:17

    By: Asghar Khamseh

    Iran Air introduces new CEO

    TEHRAN, Jul. 16 (MNA) – Iran's national flag carrier airline, Iran Air (HOMA), held ceremony on Sunday to say farewell to former CEO Farhad Parvaresh and introduce new CEO Farzaneh Sharafbafi attended by Minister of Road and Urban Development Abbas Akhoundi.

  • انیمیشن پیشخدمت 2017-07-16 12:24

    ‘The Servant’ wins 2nd best animation award at SFBFF 2017

    TEHRAN, Jul. 16 (MNA) – Iranian animated piece ‘The Servant’ by Farnoosh Abedi has won the second Best Animation Award at the 20th San Francisco Black Film Festival (SFBFF).

  • مریم میرزاخانی 2017-07-16 10:54

    Pres. Rouhani:

    Maryam Mirzakhani ‘milestone’ for Iranian women’s successes

    TEHRAN, Jul. 16 (MNA) – President Rouhani has issued a statement praising Iranian math genius Maryam Mirzakhani, the first woman to win mathematics’ fields medal, who died at 40 on Saturday.

  • فیلم نگاه 2017-07-16 00:17

    Iran's short to premiere at Locarno Intl. Filmfest.

    TEHRAN, Jul. 15 (MNA) – Iranian short film 'Negah', directed by Farnoosh Samadi, will go on screen at the competition section of Locarno International Film Festival in Switzerland.

  • میرزاخانی 2017-07-15 13:37

    Math genius Mirzakhani passes away

    TEHRAN, Jul. 15 (MNA) – Internationally-renowned Iranian mathematician Maryam Mirzakhani had died of cancer at a hospital in the US.

  • متروی شهرری 03 2017-07-15 12:25

    Subway attacker shot dead after stabbing 3 people

    TEHRAN, Jul. 15 (MNA) – A man stabbed and injured a cleric and two other men in Shahr-e Rey subway on Saturday morning.

  • پاکسازی حاشیه تالاب استیل شهرستان مرزی آستارا 2017-07-14 12:08

    By: Mehdi Hosseinnejad

    Estil Lagoon in Astara

    TEHRAN, Jul. 14 (MNA) – Seven kilometers off the center of the city, Estil lagoon is located by the Astara–Talesh road. The 138 acre water is one of the top tourist attractions of Iran’s northern province of Gilan.

  • بازدید سایکل توریست های فرانسوی و آلمانی از اماکن گردشگری و مذهبی  آستارا 2017-07-14 12:05

    By: Mehdi Hosseinnejad

    Cycle tourists visit Iran

    TEHRAN, Jul. 14 (MNA) – Latest statistics show that German and French cycle tourists make up a big share of foreigners visiting the northern province of Gilan in Iran.

  • حضور فیلم وقت نهار در جشنواره فیلم فراپا 2017-07-12 19:38

    'Lunch Time’ wins 3 awards at FRAPA

    TEHRAN, Jul. 12 (MNA) – Iranian short film ‘Lunch Time’ won three awards at The Porto Alegre Screenwriting Festival – FRAPA, in Brazil.

  • انیمیشن پیشخدمت 2017-07-11 17:40

    ‘The Servant’ nominated for Best Animation at FICIE

    TEHRAN, Jul. 11 (MNA) – Iranian short animated piece ‘The Servant’ has been nominated for Best Animation at FICIE- 2017 Elche International Independent Film Festival in Spain.

  • YEMEN 2017-07-11 08:50

    Cholera infects more than 300k in Yemen, claims 1,700 lives

    TEHRAN, Jul. 11 (MNA) – The Red Cross has reported that the cholera outbreak in Yemen has reached a rampant pace of growth, with more than 300,000 cases suspected in the war torn nation of 25 million.