QESHM, Mar. 12 (MNA) – The first tournament of wooden boats called Houri, was held in Mangrove forests of Qeshm in Hormozgan province, attended by artists and those interested in nature, tourism, culture and indigenous traditions.
TEHRAN, Mar. 12 (MNA) – National Iranian junior freestyle and Greco-Roman wrestling teams will take part in the 2017 Azerbaijan Wrestling Federation Cup to convene in Baku.
TEHRAN, Mar. 12 (MNA) – Defense Minister Brig. Gen. Hossein Dehghan unveiled the domestically-manufactured battle tank dubbed Karrar (Striker) in a ceremony in Tehran on Sunday.
TEHRAN, Mar. 12 (MNA) – he Iranian Foreign Ministry has issued a warning statement, urging Iranians to avoid unnecessary trips to Turkey during Nowruz holidays.
TEHRAN, Mar. 12 (MNA) – Railway official Hossein Ashouri has reported on displacement of 950,000 tons of goods through rail transit in the first eleven months of the current Iranian calendar year (began March 20, 2016).
TEHRAN, Mar. 12 (MNA) – Iranian and South Korean officials highly regarded the deepening of ties and taking advantage of opportunities during the post-sanctions era.
By: Jafar Rahimi
BAMIYAN, Mar. 12 (MNA) – Despite the influx of intruders and the spread of violence in the Afghanistan, the city of Bamiyan enjoys a natural charm to attract foreign tourists with stunning and impressive natural images reflecting the untouched mountain scenery, deep valleys rich in natural resources with the ancient treasure hidden in their hearts and a nation unparalleled in hospitality.
TEHRAN, Mar. 12 (MNA) – The organizers of the 35th Fajr International Film Festival (FIFF) will pay tribute to the highly-acclaimed Iranian filmmaker Abbas Kiarostami, who died in July 2016.
TEHRAN, Mar. 12 (MNA) – Iranian representatives managed to secure six medals in the 2017 Asian Cup Ski Mountaineering Competition in South Korea.
TEHRAN, Mar. 12 (MNA) – Iran’s first highly-advanced domestically-manufactured tank called ‘Karrar’ has been unveiled on Sunday in the presence of Defense Minister.
By: Masoud Moghaddam
SHUSHTAR, Mar. 12 (MNA) – Shushtar Historical Hydraulic System, dating back to Darius the Great in the 5th century B.C., is a combination of irrigation canals and tunnels still in use for providing water for the city.
TEHRAN, Mar. 12 (MNA) – An NPC official, while pointing to operation of six new petrochemical projects in the present Iranian year, said seven more plans will be inaugurated in the coming year (to begin March 21).
By: Siamak Sedighi
TEHRAN, Mar. 12 (MNA) – Kilka is the Russian name to cultriventris fish which is a member of the herring family, Clupeidae, and a brackish to fresh water fish native to the Black, Azov and northern Caspian Seas and nearby lakes and rivers. It is rich in protein, vitamins and calcium.
TEHRAN, Mar. 12 (MNA) – Parliament Speaker Ali Larijani congratulated Iranian men's national beach soccer team for winning the trophy at the 2017 AFC Beach Soccer Championship in Malaysia after defeating the UAE.
TEHRAN, Mar. 12 (MNA) – The Iranian Foreign Ministry dismissed the head of the US Central Command’s biased and anti-Iran remarks, saying Washington's wrong policies are the root causes of instability and tensions in the region.
DAMASCUS, Mar. 12 (MNA) – Syrian authorities urge the UN Secretary General and UN Security Council to condemn the deadly twin terror attack in Syrian capital of Damascus, an address to the organization issued by the Syrian Foreign Ministry said Saturday.
MOSCOW, Mar. 12 (MNA) – The European Union puts on hold some of the EU integration funding for Turkey, European Neighborhood Policy EU Commissioner Johannes Hahn said.
TEHRAN, Mar. 11 (MNA) – The UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres released his report on Special Measures for Protection from Sexual Exploitation and Abuse: A New Approach for consideration by the General Assembly on Thursday, March 9 2017.
BEIJING, Mar. 11 (MNA) – A trade war between China and US is not in line with the interests of the two countries and will bring nothing but harm, China's Commerce Minister Zhong Shan said Saturday.
TEHRAN, Mar. 11 (MNA) – Foreign Ministry spokesperson has strongly condemned Takfirist suicide attack on a group of pilgrims mainly from Iraq.
QAZVIN, Mar. 11 (MNA) – Equestrian Championship was held in Qazvin province on Friday and the champions of the tournament were classified in different age classes.
TEHRAN, Mar. 11 (MNA) – 12 foreign films have been selected to vie at the Panorama of Films from Asian and Islamic Countries competition section in the 35th Fajr International Film Festival in Tehran.
TEHRAN, Mar. 11 (MNA) – Iran’s Ambassador to Ivory Coast Mansour Shakibmehr pointed to the two countries’ capacities for elevating bilateral ties in the economic and political arenas.
DAMASCUS, Mar. 11 (MNA) –33 civilians were killed and more than 100 others were injured in the two terrorist bombings that took place Saturday afternoon in Bab Mousalla area in Damascus city, a source at Damascus Police Command told SANA.
TEHRAN, Mar. 11 (MNA) – Foreign Minister Javad Zarif has called for a high turnout of the nation in upcoming elections in May to display their confidence in the Establishment.
DEIR EZZOR, Mar. 11 (MNA) – Syrian army units ,backed by the army air force, destroyed ISIL gatherings, positions and boats in Deir Ezzor city.
By: Mohammad Hossein Abedi
SHAHROUD, Mar. 11 (MNA) – Traders from across Iran lay out their stalls in Shahroud, Semnan province, to sell whatever they can, on the eve of Iranian new year. It’s a lively, social scene, where you can find almost anything, from fruits, nuts, and chocolate to watches, mirrors, fish, and the colored chicks.
TEHRAN, Mar. 11 (MNA) – Pakistan’s embassy has highlighted visits by Pakistan Navy Mission and a delegation of War College to Iran as improving mutual ties further.
TEHRAN, Mar. 11 (MNA) – Two explosive devices on Saturday went off in Bab Mousalla area in Damascus, a source at Damascus Police Command told SANA.
TEHRAN, Mar. 11 (MNA) – Hassan Barzideh’s feature film ‘Mazar Sharif’ won the Best Film Award at Phoenix Film Festival Melbourne.