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  • Dr. Ali Shariati 2017-07-10 22:42

    40th memorial ceremony of Dr. Shariati held in London

    TEHRAN, Jul. 10 (MNA) – Memorial ceremony for Dr. Ali Shariati was held at Kanoon Tawhid in London.

  • سخنگوی وزارت بهداشت یمن 2017-07-10 16:03

    Yemeni official:

    Intl. community ignores Yemenis cry for help

    TEHRAN, Jul. 10 (MNA) – Spokesman of the Yemeni Health Ministry Abdul Hakim al-Kahlani said cholera disease was rife in his country with intruders being the main cause.

  • حاتمی کیا 2017-07-10 14:57

    Iran’s ‘Bodyguard’ wins top prizes at VIFF 2017

    TEHRAN, Jul. 10 (MNA) – Iranian feature ‘Bodyguard’ directed by Ebrahim Hatamikia has won three top prizes at the 3rd Vienna Independent Film Festival (VIFF 2017) in Austria.

  • سفارت سریلانکا 2017-07-10 10:03

    By: Abbas Takin

    Sri Lanka celebrates 150th anniv. of Ceylon Tea in Tehran

    TEHRAN, Jul. 10 (MNA) – The 150th anniversary of Ceylon Tea was celebrated by the Embassy of Sri Lanka in Tehran on 06 July, attended by Mr. Y.K.A. Rohanajith, Ambassador of Sri Lanka, MP Nazar Afzali, UN representative in Tehran Gary Lewis as well as Foreign Ministry officials

  • landscape 2017-07-09 22:15

    By: Mohammad Moheimany

    Minimal landscapes of Iran

    TEHRAN, Jul. 09 (MNA) – Pictures recorded from natural landscapes and surrounding environments in Landscape and Minimal styles.

  • yazd 2017-07-09 22:12

    Yazd enters UNESCO’s World Heritage List

    TEHRAN, Jul. 09 (MNA) – The World Heritage Committee unanimously placed Yazd city in Iran on World Heritage List during its 41st session in Krakow, Poland.

  • فیلم وقت ناهار 2017-07-09 20:10

    ‘Lunch Time’ awarded as Best Short Film at US event

    TEHRAN, Jul. 09 (MNA) – Iranian short film ‘Lunch Time’ won the Best Short Film Award at US Interrobang Film Festival.

  • علی شریفی فیلمساز شیرازی 2017-07-09 16:57

    ‘Fusion’ goes to Australian filmfest.

    TEHRAN, Jul. 09 (MNA) – Half-length Iranian film ‘Fusion’ directed by Ali Sharifi has been selected to compete at the 20th Revelation Perth International Film Festival, Australia.

  • کنسرت ارکستر سمفونیک تهران به رهبری ریکاردو موتی 2017-07-09 15:48

    By: Marjohn Sheikhi, Alireza Saeedi

    Thousands applaud Iran-Italy joint orchestra performance in Ravenna

    TEHRAN, Jul. 09 (MNA) – Tehran Symphonic Orchestra performed an outstanding joint performance with an Italian ensemble on Firday in Ravenna to warm rounds of applause from an audience of nearly 4,000 people.

  • باستان شناسی 2017-07-09 13:16

    Sassanid-era pottery unearthed in Mashhad’s Bazeh Hoor

    MASHHAD, Jul. 09 (MNA) – Archealogists have unearthed a number of potterywares in Bazeh Hoor site in Mashhad which belongs to the Sassanid and early Islamic eras (224 to 651 AD).

  • آثار ششمین حراج تهران ویژه هنرمندان معاصر ایران 2017-07-08 11:24

    Tehran auction 2017 grosses over $8mn

    TEHRAN, Jul. 08 (MNA) – The 7th Tehran Auction was held 7 July 2017 at Parisan Hotel in the capital city where the best of Iranian artworks were introduced and sold to art collectors.

  • Dubai 2017-07-05 23:33

    Dubai Intl. award for best practices in association with UN-Habitat

    TEHRAN, Jul. 05 (MNA) – The Dubai Municipality and UN-Habitat have launched “The Dubai International Award for Best Practices” competition on Best Practices.

  • African union 2017-07-05 22:22

    African Union endorses major new initiatives to end AIDS

    TEHRAN, Jul. 05 (MNA) – African heads of state have endorsed two major new initiatives to help end AIDS by 2030.

  • drummer 2017-07-05 16:51

    Hoda Hadadi wins 2017 Literary Classics gold medal

    TEHRAN, Jul. 05 (MNA) – Iranian illustrator Hoda Hadadi has won the gold medal at the 2017 International Literary Classics Book Award.

  • افتتاح هفته فرهنگی آذربایجان در تهران 2017-07-05 16:09

    By: Asghar Khamseh

    Week of Azerbaijani culture opens in Iran

    TEHRAN, Jul. 05 (MNA) – Week of Azerbaijani culture has officially opened in Iran on Tuesday in Vahdat Hall, attended by Azerbaijani Culture and Tourism Minister Abulfas Garayev, Iran's Minister of Culture and Islamic Guidance Reza Salehi Amiri and head of the Islamic Culture and Relations Organization Abouzar Ebrahimi Torkaman. The ceremony also featured a concert by Azerbaijani musicians.

  • children filmfest 2017-07-05 15:42

    Children filmfest. director:

    Kiarostami turned Iranian children cinema to global brand

    TEHRAN, Jul. 05 (MNA) – Alireza Rezadad, President of the 30th International Film Festival for Children and Youth says late Iranian filmmaker Abbas Kiarostami has turned Iranian children cinema into a global brand.

  • مراسم سالروز جهانی مبارزه با مواد مخدر 2017-07-05 12:14

    By: Shahabeddin Ghayyoumi

    Iran marks Intl. Day Against Drug Abuse, Illicit Trafficking

    TEHRAN, Jul. 05 (MNA) – Iran celebrated the International Day Against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking with the participation of high level officials from different organizations active in the field of drug control as well as representatives from international community and UN agencies, including UNFPA, UNODC as well as UN Resident Coordinator Office in Iran.

  • unesco 2017-07-05 11:24

    VIDEO: End trafficking, save culture

    TEHRAN, Jul. 05 (MNA) – Conflict situations and natural disasters increase the risk of theft and trafficking dramatically. Many instances of plunder, theft and trafficking of cultural objects go unseen or unsolved. UNESCO is calling on people to help stop this illicit trafficking.

  • بازدید از تالاب هور العظیم و کانون های گرد وخاک 2017-07-05 10:31

    By: Mehdi Pedramkhoo

    SDS conference guests visit Khuzestan

    TEHRAN, Jul. 05 (MNA) – Foreign attendees of the International Conference on Sand and Dust Storms traveled to Khuzestan province to visit Hoor al-Azim wetland, dust centers and Om Al-dabs desert in Bostan city on Tuesday.

  • کنفرانس بین المللی مقابله با گرد و غبار 2017-07-05 09:51

    Ministerial board of SDS conference releases declaration for future coop.

    TEHRAN, Jul. 05 (MNA) – Ministerial board of International Conference on Sands and Dust Storms released a statement on the agenda for future cooperation.

  • اختتامیه اجلاس مجمع عمومی اتحادیه رادیو و تلویزیون های اسلامی 2017-07-05 09:40

    By: Saeid Goli

    IRTVU General Assembly closes in Mashhad

    MASHHAD, Jul. 05 (MNA) – The 9th General Assembly of the Islamic Radio and Television Union (IRTVU) wrapped up in Mashhad, Khorasan Razavi province, on Tuesday.

  • فستیوال مخمصه 2017-07-04 22:31

    ‘Plight’ to go on screen at US, Italian festivals

    TEHRAN, Jul. 04 (MNA) – Iranian short film ‘Plight’ written and directed by Mohammadreza Khavari will be screened at Miami Independent Film Festival in US and Roma Cinema Doc Film Festival in Italy.

  • children filmfest 2017-07-04 22:03

    Foreign filmmakers visit historical city of Isfahan

    ISFAHAN, Jul. 04 (MNA) – Foreign filmmakers taking part in the 30th international film festival for children and youth walked around Isfahan to visit its historical sites.

  • انیمیشن رهایی از بهشت 2017-07-04 16:21

    ‘Release from Heaven’ wins Best Animation at Hong Kong filmfest.

    TEHRAN, Jul. 04 (MNA) – Iranian animated piece ‘Release from Heaven’ by Ali Noori Oskouei has snatched Best Feature Animation Award at the summer edition of Hong Kong International Film Festival.

  • نشست مقابله با گرد و غبار اکو 2017-07-04 15:24

    Tehran to host ECO workshop on sand storm

    TEHRAN, Jul. 04 (MNA) – The Economic Cooperation Organization (ECO) will hold a consultation workshop on combatting desertification in Tehran on 5-6 July.

  • Riccardo Muti 2017-07-04 12:37

    Iran, Italy to hold joint orchestra performance

    TEHRAN, Jul. 04 (MNA) – A joint performance of Italian Ravenna festival with Tehran symphony orchestra entitled 'The Roads of Freindship' will be held on July 6 in Vahdat Hall, Tehran.

  • افتتاح باغ کتاب تهران 2017-07-04 09:47

    By: Mahmoud Rahimi

    Tehran Book Garden inaugurated

    TEHRAN, Jul. 04 (MNA) – Tehran Book Garden was opened on Monday in the presence of Parliament Speaker Ali Larijani and Tehran Mayor Mohammad Bagher Ghalibaf. The complex, stretching approximately 7,000 square meters, holds over 35 million book titles in four major sections.

  • japan film night 2017-07-03 19:08

    Japan Embassy to hold movie night

    TEHRAN, Jul. 03 (MNA) – Japanese Embassy in Tehran has organized a screening program of some Japanese short films on July 13 for interested public.

  • دیدار وزرای فرهنگ ایران و آذربایجان 2017-07-03 16:23

    By: Mohammadreza Abbasi

    Iran, Azerbaijan culture ministers meet in Tehran

    TEHRAN, Jul. 03 (MNA) – Iranian Minister of Culture and Islamic Guidance Reza Salehi Amiri held talks with Minister of Culture and Tourism of Azerbaijan Republic Abulfaz Garayev in Tehran on Monday.

  • دیدار وزرای فرهنگ ایران و آذربایجان 2017-07-03 15:14

    Tehran, Baku to boost cultural coop.

    TEHRAN, Jul. 03 (MNA) – Iranian and Azerbaijani ministers of culture have emphasized on expansion of joint cultural cooperation in various fields like cinema, music and theater.