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  • Oxidant 2017-08-12 10:48

    Canada to screen Iranian movie 'Oxidant'

    TEHRAN, Aug. 12 (MNA) – Iranian feature movie ‘Oxidant’, directed by Hamed Mohammadi, will go on screen in Vancouver and Montreal.

  • تیم ملی بسکتبال ایران 2017-08-12 10:03

    Basketballers defeat Syria in FIBA Asia Cup

    TEHRAN, Aug. 12 (MNA) – National Iranian basketball payers managed to overcome Syrian rivals at 2017 FIBA Asia Cup underway Lebanon.

  • syrian army 2017-08-12 09:29

    Syrian army regains 4000 km2 within Sweida operation

    TEHRAN, Aug. 12 (MNA) – Syrian army units restored control of more than 30 km of the border line with Jordan in the eastern countryside of Sweida where border guard forces established their points at all the border posts in the area.

  • refugees 2017-08-12 08:46

    Syrian refugees, 350 militants to leave Lebanon Saturday

    BEIRUT, Aug. 12 (MNA) – About 350 militants of the Saraya Ahl al-Sham group and dozens of families of Syrian refugees who were staying in Lebanon will begin their return to Syria on Saturday, a source close to Hezbollah told Sputnik on Friday.

  • محمد جواد ظریف وزیر خارجه ایران 2017-08-11 21:36

    Trump after blaming Iran on JCPOA to avoid isolation: Zarif

    TEHRAN, Aug. 11 (MNA) – Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said on his official Twitter account on Friday that the US president has always been after nullifying the nuclear agreement.

  • بهرام قاسمی 2017-08-11 21:30

    Martyrdom of Holy Shrine defenders reveals hypocrite face of death traders

    TEHRAN, Aug. 11 (MNA) – The Spokesman of Iran's Foreign Ministry Ghasemi has said martyrdom of Holy Shrine defenders reveals the hypocrite and filthy face of spreaders of extremism and terrorism in the eyes of the public opinion.

  • مسابقات قایقرانی بانوان 2017-08-11 19:26

    By: Asghar Khamseh

    Female paddlers compete in Tehran

    TEHRAN, Aug. 11 (MNA) – Different kayaking teams of women competed in the Premier League of Iran’s Women flat water kayaking on Thursday at Azadi Lake of Tehran.

  • جلسه منتخبین شورای اسلامی شهر تهران 2017-08-11 19:25

    By: Mehran Riazi

    Tehran City Council session

    TEHRAN, Aug. 11 (MNA) – The recently elected members of Tehran City Council convened at Behesht Street office on Thursday.

  • باکو 2017-08-11 19:23

    Iran wins 2nd place at Sea Cup 2017

    TEHRAN, Aug. 11 (MNA) – The Joshan missile boat, which represented the Iranian Navy, came in second after gaining 234 points, at Sea Cup competition held within the 2017 International Army Games.

  • روحانی + صالحی 2017-08-11 18:16

    Pres. Rouhani reinstates Salehi as VP, AEOI head

    TEHRAN, Aug. 11 (MNA) – Iran’s President Rouhani appointed Ali Akbar Salehi as the Vice-President and the Head of the Atomic Energy Organization of Iran for the second term on Thursday.

  • روحانی 2017-08-11 17:03

    Pres. Rouhani felicitates Chad on Independence Day

    TEHRAN, Aug. 11 (MNA) – Iran’s President Rouhani forwarded a message of felicitation to the President of Chad on the occasion of the country’s Independence Day on August 11.

  • علی اکبر ولایتی 2017-08-11 16:00

    Velayati condemns crimes in Afghanistan’s Mirza Olang

    TEHRAN, Aug. 11 (MNA) – Iranian Leader's senior adviser Velayati posted a message condemning the recent massacre of civilians in Afghanistan’s Mirza Olang village.

  • عباس عراقچی 2017-08-11 14:02

    Refuting JCPOA to impose dire consequences for violating parties

    TEHRAN, Aug. 11 (MNA) – Iran's Deputy FM Seyed Abbas Araghchi delivered a lecture titled Iran's New Role in the Middle East at the Sasakawa Peace Foundation in Tokyo, Japan.

  • جشنواره غذای ایرانی 2017-08-11 12:56

    By: Iman Hamikhah

    Persian cuisine festival held in Hamedan

    TEHRAN, Aug. 11 (MNA) – A festival of Persian cuisine was held in Nazari Garden, in Hamedan, the capital f Iranian western province of Hamedan.

  • دیدار تیم های فوتبال استقلال خوزستان و سایپا تهران 2017-08-11 11:08

    By: Mehdi Pedramkhoo

    Esteghlal of Khuzestan vs Saipa

    AHVAZ, Aug. 11 (MNA) – On Thursday, the current season of the Persian Gulf Premier League of Iran’s Professional Football got into its third week and in one of the fixtures of the day, in Ahvaz, the hosts, Esteghlal of Ahvaz, conceded two goals, and their efforts to retaliate yielded nothing more than one goal to let the visitors, Saipa of Tehran, leave the southern city with the three points of the fixture.

  • حسین سلامی جانشین فرمانده کل سپاه 2017-08-11 10:27

    US unable to take action against Iran: Salami

    TEHRAN, Aug. 11 (MNA) – Brig. Gen. Hossein Salami said late on Thursday that the US is unable to take any measure against the Islamic Republic of Iran.

  • سوریه 2017-08-10 20:09

    US-led coalition airstrikes kill 19 civilians in Syria

    BEIRUT, Aug. 10 (MNA) – The US-led coalition airstrikes in Al Mayadin and the northern parts of Al Tabani in Syria killed 19 civilians, according to local media.

  • کرم ضد افتاب 2017-08-10 17:49

    Nanotech. researcher to produce anti-cancerous sunscreens

    TEHRAN, Aug. 10 (MNA) – Tarbiat Modarres University student Samaneh Ashnagar is working on a project to increase the effectiveness of sunscreens with ability to release anti-cancerous substances through nanotechnology.

  • Alison Smale 2017-08-10 16:32

    Alison Smale of UK named new UN communications chief

    TEHRAN, Aug. 10 (MNA) – United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres has appointed Alison Smale of the United Kingdom as the next Under-Secretary-General for Global Communications, United Nations Department of Public Information.

  • علی لاریجانی 2017-08-10 16:24

    Larijani slams terror attacks in Pakistan

    TEHRAN, Aug. 10 (MNA) – Iran’s Parl. Speaker in separate letters to his Pakistani counterparts condemned the recent terrorist attacks in Lahore and near the border with Afghanistan that left dozens killed and injured.

  • عملیات مشترک حزب الله با ارتش سوریه‎ 2017-08-10 15:44

    Syrian army repels ISIL attack in Homs, 80 terrorists killed

    BEIRUT, Aug. 10 (MNA) – The Syrian army has repelled a powerful attack by militants of the ISIL terrorist group in the east of Homs province, the Syrian national agency SANA reported Thursday.

  • araghchi 2017-08-10 15:26

    Japan plans to boost economic coop. with Iran

    TEHRAN, Aug. 10 (MNA) – Japan’s Minister of Economy Hiroshige Sekō stressed Tokyo’s plans for developing economic cooperation with Iran and providing the necessary supports in this regard.

  • mustafa prize 2017-08-10 14:17

    Over 5k students submitted works to Noor Student Competition

    TEHRAN, Aug. 10 (MNA) – The deadline for submissions of scientific works and videos to the 2017 Noor Student Competition; Recognition of Prof. Jackie Ying has ended. Over 5000 students has participated in this competition by production and sending about 2000 short film.

  • کنسرت نمایش سی 2017-08-10 13:22

    By: Mohammad Moheimany

    Shajarian, Pournazeri's Shahnameh multimedia concert

    TEHRAN, Aug. 10 (MNA) – Classical vocalist and tonbak player Homayoun Shajarian, and composer Sohrab Pournazeri, are currently staging a multimedia concert titled 'Si' based on Persian poet Ferdowsi's 'Shahnameh'. The stories performed include ‘Rostam and Esfandyar’, ‘Zal and Rudabeh' and 'Rostam and Sohrab'.

  • کابینه یازدهم 2017-08-10 12:02

    Rouhani felicitates Singapore on national day

    TEHRAN, Aug. 10 (MNA) – President Rouhani has forwarded a message of felicitation to President Tony Tan Keng Yam of Singapore on the occasion of the country’s Independence Day on August 9.

  • iran-tajikistan 2017-08-10 11:29

    Iran refutes claims by Tajikistan state television

    TEHRAN, Aug. 10 (MNA) – Iranian embassy in Dushanbe has dismissed as baseless Tajikistan state television claims in a documentary aired Wed., expressing disappointment over the move by the Central Asian country.

  • پنیر 2017-08-10 10:08

    Iran ships 25 tons of cheese to Russia

    TEHRAN, Aug. 10 (MNA) – An official said a total of 25 tons of cream cheese worth 100 thousand dollars have been exported to Russia through Astara Customs Office.

  • شمخانی 2017-08-09 15:50

    Iran after restoring stability, security in terrorism-affected countries

    TEHRAN, Aug. 09 (MNA) – Ali Shamkhani of the Supreme National Security Council condemned the recent terrorist act in Afghanistan and expressed sympathy with the families of the victims of the inhuman crime.

  • ایران ترکیه 2017-08-09 14:54

    Iran, Turkey, Russia ink oil coop. agreement

    TEHRAN, Aug. 09 (MNA) – A tripartite oil partnership and investment agreement was signed in Moscow between Iran, Turkey and Russia.

  • حشد شعبی 2017-08-09 14:32

    PMU prepares to liberate last large ISIL stronghold in Iraq

    TEHRAN, Aug. 09 (MNA) – Popular Mobilization Units (PMU), or Hashd al-Shaabi, have completed their last preparations for an offensive to liberate Tal Afar, a strategically important town 60 kilometers to the west of Mosul, one of the last large strongholds controlled by ISIL.