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  • کابینه یازدهم 2017-10-03 11:39

    Rouhani felicitates Day of German Unity

    TEHRAN, Oct. 03 (MNA) – Iran’s Hassan Rouhani has forwarded a message of felicitation to the president of Germany on the occasion of the country’s National Day on October 3.

  • Hausa TV 2017-10-03 10:06

    Iran to launch 1st TV channel for Africa

    TEHRAN, Oct. 03 (MNA) – Islamic Republic of Iran’s Hausa Satellite Television, Hausa TV, which is Iran’s first television channel dedicated to Africa, will soon begin its activities.

  • Es'hagh Al-e-Habib 2017-10-03 10:05

    Iran’s UN envoy:

    ME wars impede achieving sustainable development

    TEHRAN, Oct. 03 (MNA) – Iran’s Ambassador to United Nations said Mon. that ongoing wars in the Middle East are a hindrance to sustainable development, adding that such wars have extensively spread poverty in the region.   

  • محمد قادری - مدیر کل اخبار خارجی مهر 2017-10-03 09:57

    Tehran Times Editor-in-Chief:

    KRG referendum alternative to Qatari crisis

    TEHRAN, Oct. 03 (MNA) – The acting editor-in-chief of The Tehran Times said an earlier referendum on the Kurdish region would have alleviated the need for Americans and Zionists to form a crisis between Qatar and Persian Gulf littoral states.

  • آیین‌ مهرگان 2017-10-03 09:40

    By: Asghar Khamseh

    Mehregan Festival

    TEHRAN, Oct. 03 (MNA) – Mehregan (Mithra Festival) is a Zoroastrian and Persian festival celebrated to honor the yazata Mithra (Mehr‎‎), which is responsible for friendship, affection and love. It is also widely referred to as the Persian Festival of Autumn. The festival was held Monday in Marka Complex in Tehran.

  • روحانی 2017-10-02 21:17

    Change in region geography, spreading insecurity: Rouhani

    TEHRAN, Oct. 02 (MNA) – President Hassan Rouhani of Iran urged for expansion of ties with Turkey in his reception meeting with Turkish General Hulusi Akar, Turkish Chief of General Staff, in Tehran.

  • ظریف 2017-10-02 21:15

    Zarif meets Sultan Qaboos of Oman

    TEHRAN, Oct. 02 (MNA) – Before leaving Muscat for Qatari capital city of Doha, Iranian Foreign Minister Zarif met with Sultan Qaboos of Oman and discussed the latest development of mutual intersts.

  • علی شمخانی 2017-10-02 20:36

    Rear Admiral Ali Shamkhani:

    ‘Iraqi Kurdistan referendum against national interests of Iraqis’

    TEHRAN, Oct. 02 (MNA) –Iran’s Rear Admiral Shamkhani received General Akar of Turkey in Tehran and the two conferred on regional issues and the referendum in Iraqi Kurdistan.

  • برنج سفید - کراپ‌شده 2017-10-02 16:35

    Vietnam eyes exporting rice, shrimp to Iran

    TEHRAN, Oct. 02 (MNA) – Vietnam intends to export rice and shrimp to Iran, and has voiced readiness to purchase fish powder, bone powder and meat from Iran.

  • وشوو 2017-10-02 16:33

    Iranian Wushu fighters shine at 14th WWC in Russia

    TEHRAN, Oct. 02 (MNA) – Mansourian and Hashemi, the Sanda competitors of Iran’s National Team of Wushu, won their quarter-final and semi-final events respectively at the 14th World Wushu Championships underway in Russia.

  • آل اسحاق 2017-10-02 15:52

    Iranian official:

    One-third of Iran's Iraqi exports goes to KRG

    TEHRAN, Oct. 02 (MNA) – Iranian head of Iran-Iraq joint chamber of commerce said that one-third of the country’s overall exports to Iraq has been set apart for the Kurdistan region.

  • رزمایش 2017-10-02 14:39

    3rd phase of Heydar Karrar drill kicks off

    TEHRAN, Oct. 02 (MNA) – The third phase of Heydar Karrar military drills kicked off in the presence of quick reaction force, artillery and drones in the western borders of the country.

  • پنجمین شب عزاداری ایام محرم ۱۴۳۹ در حسینیه امام خمینی 2017-10-02 14:18

    Leader attends 5th night of mourning for Imam Hussein

    TEHRAN, Oct. 02 (MNA) – Leader of Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Khamenei attended the 5th night of mourning processions on the martyrdom of third Shia Imam at Imam Khomeini Husseinia in Tehran, where officials and thousands of people also took part.

  • هنر و تجربه 2017-10-02 13:47

    Roberto Berliner to attend Brazilian Film Week in Iran

    TEHRAN, Oct. 02 (MNA) – Brazilian Film Week will kick off on October 7 and runs through October 13. The event will take place with the presence of Brazilian director Roberto Berliner in the three cities of Tehran, Shiraz and Isfahan.

  • دانشگاه امیرکبیر 2017-10-02 13:45

    AUT wins 1st place in intl. Chem-E-Car competition

    TEHRAN, Oct. 02 (MNA) – A team from Amir Kabir University of Technology, won 1st place in design competition in the 10th World Congress of Chemical Engineering and Chem-E-Car competition.

  • سرلشگر باقری 2017-10-02 13:44

    Iran, Turkey to step up military coop. 

    TEHRAN, Oct. 02 (MNA) – Army Chief Maj. Gen. Bagheri, while stressing Iran-Turkey’s common stance toward KRG independence referendum, said the two countries will increase military cooperation by staging joint drills.  

  • کابینه یازدهم 2017-10-02 12:47

    Jahangiri greets Chinese PM on National Day

    TEHRAN, Oct. 02 (MNA) – Iranian first VP Es’hagh Jahangiri has forwarded a message of congratulations to Chinese Prime Minister Li Keqiang on the occasion of the 68th anniversary of the founding of the East Asian country.

  • مستند رویای آهنی 2017-10-02 11:38

    ‘The Iron Dream’ goes to Cyprus’ Travel filmfest.

    TEHRAN, Oct. 02 (MNA) – Iranian short documentary ‘The Iron Dream’ by Yasser Talebi has been accepted into the screening program of the 1st edition of Travel FilmFest international film festival in Cyprus.

  • رضا درمیشیان 2017-10-02 11:01

    Iranian director joins jury panel in Slemani Filmfest.

    TEHRAN, Oct. 02 (MNA) – Iranian director Reza Darmishian will join jury panel at the competitive category of short films in the 2nd edition of Slemani International Film Festival in Iraq Kurdistan.

  • مراسم عزاداری عاشورای حسینی در همدان 2017-10-02 10:31

    By: Berenjkar, Bakhshi, Asgarpour, Talaei

    Millions mark Ashura across Iran

    TEHRAN, Oct. 02 (MNA) – Million Iranians on Sun. observed Ashura, the culmination of a 10-day annual mourning period in the lunar month of Muharram which marks the martyrdom of Imam Hussein and 72 of his companions in 680 AD.

  • پوستر مالاریا 2017-10-02 10:12

    'Malaria' wins Best Film at San Francisco Filmfest.

    TEHRAN, Oct. 02 (MNA) – ‘Malaria’, a feature film directed by Parviz Shahbazi won 3 awards in the 10th Iranian Film Festival (IFF) taking place in San Francisco.

  • حمل و نقل ریلی 2017-10-02 09:52

    China to send 6 freight trains from Yinchuan to Tehran

    TEHRAN, Oct. 02 (MNA) – Iran and China have reached initial agreement for dispatch of six freight trains linking Yinchuan, capital of northwest China's Ningxia Hui Autonomous Region and Iran’s capital Tehran, by end of 2017.

  • حلوصی آکار 2017-10-02 09:27

    Turkish army chief arrives in Tehran

    TEHRAN, Oct. 02 (MNA) – The Chief of the General Staff of Turkish Armed Forces Hulusi Akar arrived in Mehrabad Airport, where he was greeted by Chief of Staff of the Iranian Armed Forces Maj. Gen. Bagheri.

  • ظریف هواپیما 2017-10-02 09:06

    FM Zarif departs for Oman, Qatar

    TEHRAN, Oct. 02 (MNA) – Iranian FM Zarif has left Tehran for Oman's capital Muscat and will follow it up with a visit to Qatar as part of his two-nation tour to Persian Gulf littoral states aimed at holding talks with senior officials on regional developments.

  • بهرام قاسمی 2017-10-02 08:59

    Iran slams terror attacks in France, Canada

    TEHRAN, Oct. 02 (MNA) – Iran’s Foreign Ministry Spokesman Bahram Ghasemi condemned the terrorist attacks in the French city of Marseilles, and Canada's Edmonton, in which a number of people were killed and injured. 

  • iran-oil 2017-10-02 08:52

    By: Maryam Azish

    Iran regaining oil market

    TEHRAN, Oct. 02 (MNA) – Iran, on average, shipped 2.15 million barrels of crude oil and about 500,000 barrels of gas condensate in the first eight months of 2017. Its record export of 2.3 million barrels per day was registered in February.

  • Iranian President Hassan Rouhani and his Turkish counterpart Recep Tayyip Erdogan are scheduled to hold their fourth meeting this spring 2017-10-02 08:12

    Erdogan to discuss response to KRG with Tehran

    TEHRAN, Oct. 02 (MNA) – Turkish President will discuss with Tehran joint response to the Iraqi Kurdish region's independence referendum.

  • iran-turkey 2017-10-01 18:59

    Erdogan's visit to Tehran very important due to regional developments

    TEHRAN, Oct. 01 (MNA) – The Head of Iran-Turkey Parliamentary Friendship Group Ahmad Alireza Beigi highly regarded Turkish President Erdogan's visit to Tehran, due to the developments in the region, saying that the visit could help make closer the positions of the two countries in different fields.

  • عزاداری روز تاسوعا در حرم حضرت معصومه 2017-10-01 18:15

    Ta'sua ritual held at Fatima Masumeh Shrine

    QOM, Oct. 01 (MNA) – Shia Muslims marked Ta'sua at the Shrine of Fatima Masumeh, the eve of the martyrdom of Imam Hossein (PBUH), by holding mourning rituals. The occasion falls on the ninth day on the lunar month of Muharram, 30 Sep., this year.

  • مراسم شب عاشورا در جزیره کیش 2017-10-01 16:32

    By: Mahmoud Khakbaz

    Ashura mourning ritual in Kish Island

    KISH ISLAND, Oct. 01 (MNA) – Iranian mourners in Kish Island gather around to mark Ashura, the tenth day of the lunar month of Muharram which marks the martyrdom of Imam Hossein (AS).