TEHRAN, Apr. 17 (MNA) – Farnoush Abedi’s animated piece 'The Servant' will go on screen at two US film festivals.
DAMASCUS, Apr. 17 (MNA) – Christian denomination's in Syria on Sunday celebrated Easter by holding prayers and masses in churches and places of worship.
TEHRAN, Apr. 17 (MNA) – National Iranian table soccer team managed to stand on top of the podium in ITSF World Cup 2017 held in Germany.
TEHRAN, Apr. 17(MNA) – Iran’s FM Zarif said his 3-nation tour to Turkmenistan, Georgia and Kyrgyzstan aims at expanding grounds for more non-oil exports to Central Asia and the Caucasus.
TEHRAN, Apr. 17 (MNA) – Globally, some 91-93 million tonnes of fish are captured each year, and seafood products are among the world's most widely traded food commodities, with an export value of $142 billion in 2016, FAO Reported.
TEHRAN, Apr. 17 (MNA) – Deputy oil minister said 30 new petrochemical projects will come on stream by the end of the next Iranian calendar year (to end March 21, 2018) within the 6th National Development Plan.
DAMASCUS, Apr. 17 (MNA) – Damascus has recaptured a strategic town north of Hama, as it pushes Free Syrian Army militants beyond the province border.
TEHRAN, Apr.16 (MNA) – More than 95 percent of ballots counted, Yes votes lead with more than 51 percent.
TEHRAN, Apr. 16 (MNA) – Targeting the top of the education system on Wed., Chery was training teachers the most effective way to educate children on the dangers of road safety.
ANKARA, Apr. 16 (MNA) – Turkish opposition CHP party says authorities are manipulating referendum votes counting.
TEHRAN, Apr. 16 (MNA) – Judiciary spokesperson has said only 'definite conviction in court,' which bars officials from public service would disqualify them as a presidential election candidate.
DEIR EZZOR, Apr. 16 (MNA) –ISIL terrorists have rocket-shelled the besieged neighborhood of Harabesh in Deir Ezzor city; 3 persons were reportedly killed, with 11 others injured, mostly children and women, a SANA reporter in the province said.
ABADAN, Apr. 16 (MNA) – Abadan's single church, Surp Karap, is adjacent to Imam Musa ibn Jafar (AS) Mosque. Muslims have recently joined the single Christian citizen in the city to mark the Easter Sunday.
By: Mohamadreza Abbasi
TEHRAN, Apr. 16 (MNA) – Saint Sarkis Cathedral of capital hosted holy ceremony of Easter on Sunday with Armenians in attendance.
TEHRAN, Apr. 16 (MNA) – Parliament's General Director for International Affairs has commended in his social media account Syrian people's resistance on the face of terrorism.
DARAA, Apr.16 (MNA) – More than 10 of Jabhat al-Nusra terrorists were killed or injured in operations carried out by the Syrian Arab army against their gatherings and fortifications in Daraa al-Balad area in Daraa southern province.
TEHRAN, Apr. 16 (MNA) – Secretary of SNSC has said use of unconventional weapons by the US would not improve national security of the country.
TEHRAN, Apr. 16 (MNA) – Iranian Culture Week is currently underway at Iran-Netherlands Trade and Cultural Center (INTCC) in the western Dutch city of Leiderdorp.
NEW YORK, Apr. 16 (MNA) –The UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres condemned the terrorist bombing which took place in al-Rashideen area, western Aleppo, near the buses which are transporting locals from the towns of Kefraya and al-Fouaa, underlining the need to bring those responsible for the violent act to justice.
By: Milad Raf'at
BUSHEHR, Apr. 16 (MNA) – President Hassan Rouhani inaugurated on Sunday phases 17 and 18 of South Pars Gas Field in Bushehr province.
TEHRAN, Apr.16 (MNA) – Iran’s Defense Min. Dehghan said the world today is caught up in terrorist threats of ISIL, al-Nusra and other Takfiri-Wahhabi extremist groups, as well as the aggressive policies of US, Israel and Saudi Arabia.
BUSHEHR, Apr. 16 (MNA) – President Hassan Rouhani has officially opened 5 phases of South Pars, namely, phases 17-21 which will contribute to Iran's gas production from the field.
DEIR EZZOR, Apr. 16 (MNA) – The Syrian Arab Red Crescent (SARC) branch in Deir Ezzor province started on Saturday distributing a new batch of food aid to ISIL –besieged locals in Deir Ezzor city.
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TEHRAN, Apr.16 (MNA) – Arm Naval Force commander has said thanks to the good offices of armed forces, Makran coasts have enjoyed full security.
TEHRAN, Apr. 16 (MNA) – Minister of Defense of the Republic of Azerbaijan Colonel General Zakir Hasanov was welcomed by his Iranian counterpart Brigadier General Hossein Dehghan upon his arrival in Tehran on Sunday.
TEHRAN, Apr. 16 (MNA) – Iranian Deputy Foreign Minister for Arab-African Affairs Hossein Jaberi Ansari said Syrians are the main victims of crises, in the state of "life, war and nothing else”.
By: Asghar Khamseh
TEHRAN, Apr. 16 (MNA) – The 4th tournament of drone design and construction is underway in Sharif University of Technology in Tehran.
TEHRAN, Apr. 16 (MNA) – During the week ending up to April 13, Iran Mercantile Exchange was the host for trading of more than 647,938 of various commodities worth over 273 million USD in spot and side markets.
BEIJING, Apr. 16 (MNA) – Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi and his Russian counterpart, Sergei Lavrov, had a telephone conversation about their nations' bilateral ties and the situation in Syria and the Korean Peninsula, local media reported.
TEHRAN, Apr. 16 (MNA) – Death toll as a result of floods in 7 western and northwestern provinces of Iran reached 40 with 5 possible missing while rescue missions are underway, Head of Relief and Rescue Organization said Sunday.