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  • امیر حاتمی Today 15:48

    We categorically counter threats against Iran: Hatami

    TEHRAN, Nov. 22 (MNA) – In the joint meeting of the members of Iran's Parliament National Security and Foreign Policy Commission with ministry of defense officials the parties discussed Iran’s defensive abilities.

  • گردهمایی هنرمندان موسیقی برای کمک به زلزله زدگان کرمانشاه Today 15:46

    By: Mohammad Khodabakhsh

    Musicians gather to raise money for quake victims

    TEHRAN, Nov. 22 (MNA) – A number of Iranians musicians delivered performances in Niavaran Cultural Complex in Tehran on Tuesday evening in a bid to raise money for victims of the recent earthquake in Kermanshah province.

  • صحن مجلس Today 15:45

    MPs felicitate leader on ISIL defeat

    TEHRAN, Nov. 22 (MNA) – Iranian members of parliament issued a statement whereby they felicitated the leader of Islamic Revolution and the people of Iran, Iraq, Syria and Lebanon on the victory of the resistance front on the defeat of ISIL.

  • Putin, Rouhani Today 15:40

    Rouhani, Putin hold tête-à-tête in Sochi

    TEHRAN, Nov. 22 (MNA) – Iranian President Hassan Rouhani and his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin held a bilateral meeting on the sidelines of Sochi Summit on Wed., Press Secretary for the President of Russia announced.

  • ورکشاپ خلق و فروش آثار هنری Today 15:33

    By: Maryam Kamyab

    Workshop on creating and selling art works in Tehran

    TEHRAN, Nov. 22 (MNA) – Workshop on creating and selling artworks is currently held in Tehran with established artists in attendance.

  • مصاحبه با دکتر ولایتی Today 15:30


    Enemies seek to wage war among Muslims

    TEHRAN, Nov. 22 (MNA) – The Secretary General of the World Islamic Awakening Assembly Ali Akbar Velayati said on Wednesday that the enemies of Islam are trying to keep Islamic countries in a state of division, sedition and war.

  • بزرگداشت پرفسور مریم میرزاخانی Today 15:01

    By: Mohammad Mahimani

    Ceremony honors Maryam Mirzakhani in Tehran

    TEHRAN, Nov. 22 (MNA) – A commemoration ceremony was held on Tue. in Sharif University of Technology, Tehran to commemorate Iranian math genius Maryam Mirzakhani who passed away in July due to cancer recurrence. The ceremony was attended by relatives, friends, officials, university professors and students. Mirzakhani was a professor at Stanford University and had won Fields Medal, also known as the Nobel Prize of mathematics.

  • وزنه برداری Today 14:59

    Iranian weightlifters to leave for US

    TEHRAN, Nov. 22 (MNA) – National Iranian weightlifters plan to attend world weightlifting championships has been postponed to next Saturday due to the US embassy in Dubai being temporarily closed.

  • الشیخ نعیم قاسم Today 14:41

    Naim Qassem:

    Arab, foreign rule in Lebanon unacceptable

    TEHRAN, Nov. 22 (MNA) – Sheikh Naim Qassem says that Lebanese people never accept intervention and Saudi Arabia's rule on their domestic affairs.

  • سیدعباس عراقچی Today 14:17

    UN head thanks Iran for free education of illegal Afghans

    TEHRAN, Nov. 20 (MNA) – In their Wednesday meeting in Tehran, Iranian Deputy FM Mr. Araghchi and Mr. Swing, the Director General of the International Organization for Migration discussed Afghan refugees’ status in Iran.

  • دیدار بسیجیان با رهبر معظم انقلاب اسلامی Today 14:04


    Bringing US to its knees 'miracle of Islamic Revolution'

    TEHRAN, Nov. 22 (MNA) – Ahead of National Week of Mobilized Forces (Basij), a group of Basiji Commanders and members, from around the country, met with Ayatollah Khamenei this morning.

  • دیدار بسیجیان با رهبر معظم انقلاب اسلامی Today 14:03

    Leader receives Basij commanders, forces

    TEHRAN, Nov. 22 (MNA) – Ahead of National Week of Mobilized Forces (Basij), a group of commanders and members of the Basij forces from around the country met with Ayatollah Khamenei Wed. morning.

  • علی لاریجانی Today 13:37

    Larijani stresses political solution to Yemeni crisis

    TEHRAN, Nov. 22 (MNA) – Iran’s Parliament Speaker, Ali Larijani has emphasized the need to resolve the Yemeni crises through diplomatic means.

  • فصل صید Today 13:37

    By: Mohammad Mahimani

    Fishing season underway in Caspian Sea

    TEHRAN, Nov. 22 (MNA) – Fishing season in the northern Iranian provinces of Gilan, Mazandaran and Golestan is underway, as some 10,000 fishermen have started catching bony fish in the Caspian Sea. Every year, the season begins on October 12 and runs through April 04 the following year. The Caspian Sea is the world’s primary and largest habitat for the beluga, the most famous sturgeon, as well as four other sturgeon species.

  • animal short film Today 13:36

    'Animal' goes to Whistler Filmfest.

    TEHRAN, Nov. 22 (MNA) – Iranian short ‘Animal’ directed by the Ark brothers will compete in the 17th edition of Whistler Film Festival (WFF) in Canada.

  • رهبر انقلاب Today 12:17

    Pillars of terrorism felled in Syria, Iraq: Rouhani

    TEHRAN, Nov. 22 (MNA) – Iran’s President Hassan Rouhani said on Wednesday that Iran is seeking cooperation not confrontation in the region, noting that destabilizing the region was part of the Western countries’ plot.

  • صحن مجلس Today 12:06

    Parl. passes bill on Chabahar Trilateral Agreement

    TEHRAN, Nov. 22 (MNA) – The bill on agreement for establishment of international transport and transit corridor among Iran, India and Afghanistan, also known as Chabahar Agreement, was passed by the Iranian Parliament.

  • nano Today 12:04

    Iran to increase nano product sales in Chinese market

    TEHRAN, Nov. 22 (MNA) – Iran will soon open three more sales offices in China for the sale of domestically-produced nanotechnology products, Head of the Iran Nanotechnology Initiative Council (INIC) Saeed Sarkar said Wednesday.

  • دومین سمینار سطح بالای همکاری‌های ایران و اتحادیه اروپا Today 12:03

    By: Abbas Poustindouz

    Isfahan plays host to 2nd Iran-EU seminar on N-coop.

    TEHRAN, Nov. 22 (MNA) – The 2nd Iran-EU’s seminar on progress and prospects in civil nuclear cooperation kicked off in Isfahan on Tuesday and is chaired by Seyyed Abbas Araghchi, the Iranian Deputy Foreign Minister for Legal and International Affairs, and Helga Schmid, Deputy to the EU Foreign Policy Chief Federica Mogherini.

  • st. olaf college Today 12:03

    VIDEO: St. Olaf College in US sends greetings to Iran

    TEHRAN, Nov. 22 (MNA) – St. Olaf College in US commemorated World Philosophy Day on Nov. 16 by streaming a recorded message from Mohammad Ghaderi (chief editor of Tehran Times newspaper) and Javad Heiran-Nia (Head of international desk of Mehr News Agency). The students sent greetings to Iran in the name of the love of wisdom and expressed a desire for friendship between the Iranian and American people. 

  • سالن اجلاس سران Today 11:29

    World summit of followers of Ahl al-Bayt kicks off in Tehran

    TEHRAN, Nov. 22 (MNA) – The first International Conference on Followers of Ahl al-Bayt (family of Prophet Muhammad) vs. the Takfiri Issue has kicked off in Tehran with over 500 Shia and Sunni scholars in attendance.

  • انیمیشن «تماشاچی» Today 10:36

    Indian Filmfest. to host ‘Bystander’

    TEHRAN, Nov. 22 (MNA) – Iranian short animated piece ‘Bystander’, directed by Sheyda Kashi, will be screened at the 2017 edition of Madurai Film Festival in India.

  • shamkhani Today 10:19

    Some regional countries have 'ISIL-manufacturing factories': SNSC chief

    TEHRAN, Nov. 22 (MNA) – Secretary of Iran’s Supreme National Security Council (SNSC) Ali Shamkhani argued that if ISIL had achieved its goals, a major disaster would have occurred, adding some of the countries in the region has an ISIL-manufacturing factories.

  • حسن روحانی Today 10:13

    Rouhani felicitates Lebanon Independence Day

    TEHRAN, Nov. 22 (MNA) – Iranian President Rouhani has forwarded a message of felicitation to the President of Lebanon on the occasion of the country’s Independence Day on Nov. 22.

  • روحانی Today 10:13

    Pres. Rouhani off to Sochi

    TEHRAN, Nov. 22 (MNA) – Iranian President Hassan Rouhani has departed Tehran for the Russian city of Sochi in order to take part at a trilateral presidential summit in Sochi to discuss the political future of Syria.

  • وزارت امور خارجه Today 09:37

    FM extends appreciation to IRGC-QF, Hezbollah on ISIL defeat

    TEHRAN, Nov. 22 (MNA) – The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Islamic Republic of Iran, in a statement on the end of ISIL terrorist group, praised supports of Resistance Front, Quds Force, Lebanese Hezbollah as well as the Russian government.

  • سعد الحریری Today 09:36

    Hariri returns home weeks after resignation

    TEHRAN, Nov. 22 (MNA) – Saad Hariri has finally returned to Beirut, more than two weeks after announcing his surprise resignation as Lebanon's prime minister from Saudi Arabia.

  •  Boris Johnson 2017/11/22

    By: Mohammad Ghaderi

    Hard days ahead for Britain's Johnson

    TEHRAN, Nov. 22 (MNA) – Boris Johnson's name is familiar to many people who follow the UK political developments. Johnson is one of the most prominent members of the British Conservative Party. However, he is facing hard times in his country.

  • صادرات گاز ترکیه Today 09:06

    Gas exports to Turkey exceed 5bn cubic meters

    TEHRAN, Nov. 22 (MNA) – NIGTC head said Iran supplied a total of 5.4 million cubic meters of natural gas to Turkey in the first half of the current Iranian calendar year (began March 21).

  • khoshroo Yesterday 23:18

    Iran blames aggressor states for human trafficking in conflict zones

    TEHRAN, Nov. 21 (MNA) – Gholamali Khoshroo, Iran’s envoy to UN, criticized military invaders who create conflict zones, terrorism, and instability which pave the ground for human trafficking.