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  • Mahdavian 2017-02-11 20:00

    Political drama ‘Midday Event’ named best at Fajr Film Festival

    TEHRAN, Feb. 11 (MNA) – ‘The Midday Event,’ a political drama that features the terrorist atrocity of the MEK Organization in Iran of the 1980s, has been crowned best at the 35th Fajr Film Festival.

  • Astana talks 2017-02-11 16:06

    By Mina Ahmadi

    Syria peace talks in Astana

    TEHRAN, Feb. 11 (MNA) – The negotiations between Syrian government and the opposition groups started with the attendance of 7 delegations including Iran, Russia and Turkey on Jan. 23 in Astana.

  • south pars 2017-02-07 09:23

    By: M. H. Azari, M. Zaman Khani

    Iran in catbird seat thanks to US-Qatar gas rivalry

    TEHRAN, Feb. 07 (MNA) – The uplift in America’s LNG exports has tightened restrictions against Qatar as the world’s largest exporter of the product thus giving Iran the upper hand in gas recovery from South Pars joint field.

  • حادثه پلاسکو از آغاز تا پایان 2017-02-02 10:44

    By: Maryam Azish

    Global sympathy bright side of Plasco tragedy

    TEHRAN, Feb. 02 (MNA) – Nine days after the tragic collapse of Plasco Trade Center in downtown Tehran, the rubble removal operation in the building came to an end on Jan 27.

  • exports 2017-01-30 11:47

    By: M.H. Azari, N. Ghadam Ahari

    Iran makes leap to seize fresh export markets

    TEHRAN, Jan. 30 (MNA) – Iran is after bolstering trade ties with European countries as evidenced by the steep rise in share of EU states in the country’s foreign trade.

  • Siro-A 2017-01-25 21:50

    By: Marjohn Sheikhi

    Japanese dance group ‘Siro-A’ lights up Iranian stage at 35th FITF

    TEHRAN, Jan. 25 (MNA) – The video projection dance group ‘Siro-A’ from Japan turned the theater stage in Tehran into a magical disco venue of optical illusions and techno music at the 35th Fajr International theater Festival.

  • مشاهد دو قلاده پلنگ در منطقه شکار ممنوع پرور مهدیشهر 2017-01-25 13:36

    Oshtornakouh; a safe refuge for Persian Leopard

    KHORRAMABAD, Jan. 25 (MNA) – Oshtorankouh or Sanowbaran, a part of Zagros massifs with breath-taking scenery is home to valuable large cat Persian Leopard and other wildlife species.

  • UN chief 2017-01-25 10:52

    By: Mina Ahmadi

    Challenges of new UN chief

    TEHRAN, Jan. 25 (MNA) – Antonio Guterres was recently handed over the helm of the United Nations as one of the toughest diplomatic jobs in the world while the world community, in the face of many challenges today, hope the new chief of the global body to settle world problems more properly.

  • tourism 2017-01-24 18:49

    Iran’s irresistible rise as tourist destination

    TEHRAN, Jan. 24 (MNA) – Iran is proving to be an increasingly popular destination with air travelers, experiencing growing passenger numbers from around the world.

  • عملیات امداد و نجات ساختمان پلاسکو 2017-01-23 11:54

    By: Marjan Golpira

    Plasco still in smoke with bodies trapped

    TEHRAN, Jan. 23 (MNA) – Just three days after the collapse of one of the most iconic buildings in Tehran, Plasco, smoke is still rising from the building and filling the air in the downtown area of the city.

  • selfa 2017-01-22 15:33

    By: Marjohn Sheikhi

    Iraqi theater scene wading steadfastly through hardships

    TEHRAN, Jan. 22 (MNA) – The international section of the 35th edition of Fajr International Theater Festival opened with a two-man performance from Iraq on Saturday, January 21, in Tehran.

  • هفتمین روز سی و دومین جشنواره موسیقی فجر در تالار وحدت و رودکی 2017-01-21 13:01

    By: Marjohn Sheikhi

    Iran, Italy join hands in reviving Beethoven on stage

    TEHRAN, Jan. 21 (MNA) – The 7th night of 32nd Fajr Music Festival was devoted to joint performance of Tehran Symphony Orchestra and the Puccini Festival Orchestra from Italy, under the baton of maestros Shahrdad Rohani and Paolo Olmi.

  • Economy 2017-01-21 11:59

    By: Maryam Azish

    Bright prospects for Iranian economy

    TEHRAN, Jan. 21 (MNA) – Following the removal of unjust sanctions as part of a nuclear agreement with the six major world powers, which had negatively affected economy over the past decade, Iran's economy is on a flourishing trend these days.