Presidential Election



  • نیکزاد 2017-04-22 11:43

    Nikzad to head Raeisi’s presidential campaign

    TEHRAN, Apr. 22 (MNA) – Former cabinet minister of Roads and Urban Development, Ali Nikzad, has been announced to head the presidential campaign of Rouhani’s main rival, Seyyed Ebrahim Raeisi.

  • رحمانی فضلی 2017-04-22 11:27

    Interior Min.:

    Iran stands firmly against insecurity

    TEHRAN, Apr. 22 (MNA) – Interior Minister Abdolreza Rahmani Fazli, while noting that no efforts will be spared to hold healthy elections, said any movement against public safety or security will be confronted with without compromise.

  • نامزدهای انتخابات 96 2017-04-21 10:42

    Iran's Interior Ministry announces final list of presidential candidates

    TEHRAN, Apr. 21 (MNA) – Iran’s Interior Ministry released late on Thursday the list of candidates qualified to run in the forthcoming presidential election.

  • رهبر انقلاب در جمع فرماندهان ارتش 2017-04-19 12:46


    Fear of enemies’ threats plunges country into desolation

    TEHRAN, Apr. 19 (MNA) – Leader of Islamic Revolution Ayat. Khamenei said Wed. that being fearful and anxious of enemies’ threats and affected by hostile treatment of major powers is the start of a country’s decent into desolation.

  • 02br6 ejei.jpg 2017-04-16 21:23

    Judiciary spox.:

    Court case 'insufficient proof of disqualification of candidates'

    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.

  • روز پنجم ثبت نام کاندیداهای انتخابات ریاست جمهوری 2017-04-15 19:59

    Pres. Elec. registration;

    Pre-Guardian Council final list becomes exhaustive

    TEHRAN, Apr. 15 (MNA) – With closing registration for Presidential Elections, there is a clear image of the final, however pre-Guardian Council lineup of candidates, setting aside long list of unknown registrations.

  • روز چهارم ثبت نام کاندیداهای انتخابات ریاست جمهوری 2017-04-15 12:37

    Presidential Election registration underway in Tehran

    TEHRAN, Apr. 15 (MNA) – The last day of Presidential Election registration has seen no prominent figure, other than Mohammad Hashemi, brother of late Hashemi Rafsanjani and Hamidreza Hajbabaei, former minister in Ahmadinejad's cabinet.

  • روز پنجم ثبت نام کاندیداهای انتخابات ریاست جمهوری 2017-04-15 11:02

    By: Majid Haghdoust

    Last day of presidential election registration

    TEHRAN, Apr. 15 (MNA) – The registration process for the 12th round of Iran's presidential election is underway at the Interior Ministry headquarters in Tehran for the 5th and last day.

  • روز چهارم ثبت نام کاندیداهای انتخابات ریاست جمهوری 2017-04-14 16:38

    Rouhani enrolls in reelection bid

    TEHRAN, Apr. 14 (MNA) – The incumbent President of Iran, Hassan Rouhani, attended at Iran’s Ministry of Interior Affairs to officially register in the 12th edition of Presidential Election.

  • روز چهارم ثبت نام کاندیداهای انتخابات ریاست جمهوری 2017-04-14 11:01

    By: Majid Haghdoust

    Registration for presidential election enters 4th day

    TEHRAN, Apr. 14 (MNA) – On the 4th day of registration, candidates from around the country took to the election headquarters in the Ministry of Interior to register for the 12th Presidential Elections on Friday.

  •  سومین روز ثبت نام از داوطلبان انتخابات شوراها 2017-04-13 16:35

    287 submit names on 3rd day of Presidential Elections registration

    TEHRAN, Apr. 13 (MNA) – The 3rd day of presidential election registration has been uneventful and no heavy-weight politicians have yet appeared in Interior Ministry.

  • روز سوم ثبت نام کاندیداهای انتخابات ریاست جمهوری 2017-04-13 14:12

    By: Majid Haghdoust

    3rd day of registration for Presidential Election  

    TEHRAN, Apr. 13 (MNA) – For the third day, the interior ministry of Iran is open to those wishing to win candidacy in the 12th Presidential Election. At the end of the registration period the registered names would be sent to the Guardian Council to be vetted.

  • نخستین روز ثبت نام کاندیداهای انتخابات ریاست جمهوری 2017-04-12 12:29

    Ahmadinejad, his deputy enroll for election together

    TEHRAN, Apr. 12 (MNA) – The presidential election registration day has seen former president Ahmadinejad and his deputy registering for the upcoming presidential election.

  • روز دوم ثبت نام کاندیداهای انتخابات ریاست جمهوری 2017-04-12 11:03

    By: Mohammadreza Abbasi

    2nd day of registration for 12th Presidential Elections

    TEHRAN, Apr. 12 (MNA) – Different candidates from around the country took to the election headquarters in the Ministry of Interior to register for the 12th Presidential Elections on Wednesday.

  • روز نخست ثبت نام کاندیداهای انتخابات ریاست جمهوری 2017-04-11 14:49

    By: Majid Haghdoust

    1st day of candidate registration for 12th Presidential Elections

    TEHRAN, Apr. 11 (MNA) – Registration process for candidates of the 12th Presidential Candidates of Iran began today morning in the Presidential election headquarters in the Ministry of Interior.

  • روز نخست ثبت نام کاندیداهای انتخابات ریاست جمهوری 2017-04-11 12:13

    Registration process begins for 12th Presidential Elections

    TEHRAN, Apr. 11 (MNA) – Would-be candidates in the 12th Presidential Elections begun registering on Tuesday morning and the process will continue for 4 days until April 15.

  • نشست خبری حسن روحانی رئیس جمهور 2017-04-10 11:39

    Live Coverage;

    Some reforms necessary in Syria: Pres. Rouhani

    TEHRAN, Apr. 10 (MNA) – Iranian President Hassan Rouhani while slamming US for escalating conflict in Syria by airstrikes, stressed certain reforms are necessary to take place in Syria and backed democratic elections in the Arab country.

  • یازدهمین سالروز ملی فناوری هسته ای 2017-04-09 13:33


    Critics of JCPOA 'slow to see its dazzling light'

    TEHRAN, Apr. 09 (MNA) – President Rouhani has criticized the critics of the nuclear deal as negligent of the fact of success of the deal in bringing boons to the economy.

  • Rouhani 2017-04-08 12:33


    Intl. fact-finding cmte. should address Syria's chemical episode

    TEHRAN, Apr. 08 (MNA) – President Hassan Rouhani has called for an international fact-finding committee to look into the issue of Syrian chemical episode.

  • دومین مجمع ملی جبهه مردمی نیروهای انقلاب اسلامی 2017-04-06 17:50

    Popular Front finalizes Principlist line-up for presidential elections

    TEHRAN, Apr. 06 (MNA) – Second meeting of the national forum of Popular Front of Islamic Revolutionary Forces has finalized the Principlist line-up for presidential elections.

  • مراسم بهره برداری از پروژه های شهری شهرداری منطقه 2 با حضور محمد باقر قالیباف شهردار تهران 2017-04-05 19:42

    Tehran mayor:

    Unwilling to run for presidency

    TEHRAN, Apr. 05 (MNA) – Tehran's mayor has said in a statement he is unwilling and unplanned to run for presidency in the upcoming May 19 elections.

  • محمدباقر نوبخت 2017-04-04 16:25


    Rouhani to run for a second term

    TEHRAN, Apr. 04 (MNA) – Cabinet spokesperson has said President Hassan Rouhani will be the only cabinet member to register in the presidential elections of May 19.

  • صادق آملی لاریجانی رئیس قوه قضائیه 2017-04-03 21:47

    Amoli Larijani:

    Not all candidates eligible for presidency

    TEHRAN, Apr. 03 (MNA) – Head of the Judiciary has said ethics should be central to presidential campaign trail.

  • حسن روحانی 2017-04-03 15:54


    Democracy’s end in horizon if public loses trust in ballot boxes

    TEHRAN, Apr. 03 (MNA) – President Hassan Rouhani has made an earnest entreaty to political rivals they should abandon hitting the government as ammunition for election campaign as it would deprive public of their trust upon ballot boxes as the sole cause of the hope for the future.

  • استودیو مناظره 2017-04-03 13:17

    IRIB to air presidential debates live

    TEHRAN, Apr. 03 (MNA) – Iran’s state TV and Radio broadcaster IRIB will air live political debates on presidential election starting Monday evening 20:35 local time.

  • Moreno 2017-04-03 11:25

    Moreno wins Ecuador’s presidential election with 51% of votes

    QUITO, Apr. 03 (MNA) – Former Vice President Lenin Moreno, candidate for the ruling PAIS Allience, won the second round of elections this Sunday and will be Ecuador`s next president.

  • انتخابات شورا کرمانشاه 2017-04-02 19:44

    Presidential elections: details and time table

    TEHRAN, Apr. 02 (MNA) – Presidential election headquarters in the Interior Ministry has announced a time-frame for election process; campaign trail would not be legal a day before Election Day in May 19.

  •  سومین روز ثبت نام از داوطلبان انتخابات شوراها 2017-03-23 17:15

    By: Majid Haghdoust

    Tehran City Council’s hopefuls registering for election

    TEHRAN, Mar. 23 (MNA) – The HQ of Tehran Governorate is open to those hopeful to earn a seat in City and Village Councils of the county. The sixth election of City and Village Councils will be held simultaneously with the 12th election of Iran’s president on May.

  • elections 2017-03-20 12:32

    Registration begins for City Council elections

    TEHRAN, Mar. 20 (MNA) – Candidates for the upcoming City Council elections are allowed to register their names from today March 20 through Sunday March 26.

  • سر در وزارت خارجه 2017-03-16 16:38

    FM session addresses pres. election issues abroad

    TEHRAN, Mar. 16 (MNA) – Foreign Ministry has hosted the 2nd session of Supervisory Body to address issues related to ballot boxes to collect Iranians’ votes in presidential elections of May 2017.