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  • یازدهمین دوسالانه بین المللی کاریکاتور تهران Today 14:08

    11th Tehran Intl. Cartoon Bienneial names winners

    TEHRAN, Dec. 16 (MNA) – Winners of the 11th Tehran International Cartoon Biennial were honored with awards in three sections of thematic, caricature, and free cartoon during a ceremony on Friday.

  • South Pars Today 12:44

    China may take over SP gas project in Iran if Total pulls out

    TEHRAN, Dec. 16 (MNA) – Chinese energy giant CNPC could take over Total’s stake in a major Iranian gas project if the French company is forced to leave Iran over any new US sanctions, media reported.

  • Syria FM Today 10:48

    Syria slams statements on recent Geneva round

    DAMASCUS, Dec. 16 (MNA) – Syria strongly condemned the statements made by UN Special Envoy for Syria Staffan de Mistura and the French Foreign Ministry which accused Syria of being responsible for not making progress in the recent round of Geneva talks.

  • بعیدی نژاد Today 09:07

    Iran’s UK envoy:

    Saudis busy killing with US arms during Haley’s anti-Iran show

    TEHRAN, Dec. 16 (MNA) – Iranian Ambassador to Britain, Hamid Baeidinejad, said while Nikki Haley was staging a fake show against Iran, Saudi Arabia was killing Yemeni people with American weapons.

  • سفارت ایران Yesterday 13:54

    Iran's embassy warns against gaining EU residency through Georgia

    TEHRAN, Dec. 15 (MNA) – Embassy of Iran in Tbilisi, Georgia, in a statement, warned Iranian nationals that claims on gaining EU residency through Georgia are scams hatched by human traffickers.

  • فیلم رویاهای دم صبح Yesterday 12:25

    French cinemas host Starless Dreams

    TEHRAN, Dec. 15 (MNA) – Mehrdad Oskouei’s award-winning and much admired ‘Starless Dreams’ has been screened at 24 cinemas across France.

  • اندی استوری Yesterday 11:11

    EU welcomes decline of US global hegemony: Expert

    TEHRAN, Dec. 15 (MNA) – Andy Storey, the professor of Politics and International Relations of Dublin University believes that Trump's recklessness may inadvertantly preciptate a faster decline of the US than would otherwise have occurred, and possibly a desire on the part of European elites to create, for example, an independent military capacity.

  • IDRO-Gazprom 2017-12-14 15:31

    Gazprom signs MoU to tap Iran’s LNG

    TEHRAN, Dec. 14 (MNA) – According to an announcement made by Russian gas giant Gazprom, the Russian company will tap Iranian LNG in partnership with two Iranian national companies.

  • araghchi 2017-12-13 18:16

    Araghchi stops JCPOA commission meeting in Vienna

    TEHRAN, Dec. 13 (MNA) – After the Iranian delegation headed by Araghchi, Deputy Foreign Minister for Legal and International Affairs, found out that the Iranian flag had been placed wrongly, they called the session off to have the flag re-installed.

  • هاینونن 2017-12-13 16:52

    Iran permitted to work on non-nuclear weapon applications of detonators:Olli Heinonen

    TEHRAN, Dec. 13 (MNA) – The former deputy director general for safeguards at the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA), tells that “According to Section T Iran is permitted to work on non-nuclear weapon applications of detonators, which find their use for example in the oil-industry. In order to do so, Tehran has to request permission from the Joint Commission (JC).”

  • روحانی 2017-12-13 14:08

    Pres. Rouhani:

    'Iran ready to unconditionally coop. in defending al-Quds'

    TEHRAN, Dec. 13 (MNA) – Iran's President Rouhani speaking at OIC summit on al-Quds on Wed. called on Muslim countries to set aside their differences for a unified defense of al-Quds and the Palestinian cause.

  • کنسرت گروه موسیقی شیلر 2017-12-13 11:33

    VIDEO: Schiller live in Tehran

    TEHRAN, Dec. 13 (MNA) – German electronic band Schiller led by Christopher von Deylen is currently performing sold-out live shows for the Iranian audience at the Interior Ministry Auditorium. This is the band's first time in Tehran.

  • araghchi schmid 2017-12-13 09:39

    Araghchi in Vienna to attend JCPOA Joint Commission Meeting

    TEHRAN, Dec. 13 (MNA) – Iranian Deputy Foreign Minister Seyed Abbas Araghchi, chairing a delegation, headed for Vienna to attend a meeting of the Joint Commission of the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA).

  • بهرام قاسمی 2017-12-12 22:35

    Ghasemi dismisses claims about Iranians insulted in Serbia

    TEHRAN, Dec. 12 (MNA) – The Spokesman of Iranian Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Bahram Ghasemi, dismissed the claims that the Iranians visiting Belgrade are treated badly by Serbian police.

  • شاهروردی 2017-12-12 21:24

    Ayt. Shahroudi warns world not to follow US

    TEHRAN, Dec. 12 (MNA) – Ayatollah Hashemi Shahroudi, the Chairman of Iran’s Expediency Council, said that Iran is abiding by the JCPOA and the world should not follow US in leaving the agreement.

  • ابراهیم رحیم پور 2017-12-12 20:30

    ‘No decision made over Caspian Sea yet’

    TEHRAN, Dec. 12 (MNA) – Iran has made no decision yet on how to divide the ownership of the seabed and the energy resources under the seabed of Caspian Sea, says Iranian deputy FM for Asia-Pacific.

  • کابینه یازدهم 2017-12-12 17:31

    Al-Quds to remain Palestine’s capital: Rouhani

    TEHRAN, Dec. 12 (MNA) – Iranian President Rouhani reaffirmed Iran’s support for Palestinians on Tuesday before leaving Tehran’s Mehrabad Airport for Istanbul where OIC summit is scheduled to be held.

  • رابرت بیانچی 2017-12-12 15:37

    Turkey, Egypt to defuse tensions to adjust new regional power balance: Prof. Bianchi

    TEHRAN, Dec. 12 (MNA) –A professor of Shanghai International Studies University (SISU) says “Turkey and Egypt would like to defuse mutual tensions because both countries are trying to adjust to a rapidly changing balance of power in the Middle East that strongly favors Iran and Russia instead of Saudi Arabia and the United States.”

  • افروز بهرامی 2017-12-12 13:47

    Gov. approves of $2bn foreign investment in industry sector

    TEHRAN, Dec. 12 (MNA) – An official at the Ministry of Industry said the incumbent government had approved of two billion dollars of foreign investment in 38 projects at industry, mining and commerce sectors.

  • فیلم شب تولد 2017-12-12 13:11

    ‘Birthday Night’ to vie at Clermont-Ferrand Filmfest.

    TEHRAN, Dec. 12 (MNA) – Iranian short ‘Birthday Night’ directed by Omid Shams has won a ticket to the 40th Clermont-Ferrand Film Festival.

  • عباس آخوندی 2017-12-12 13:10

    Russians to build 6,800 freight cars for Iran

    TEHRAN, Dec. 12 (MNA) – Road Minister Akhundi said Iran holds a contract with Russia for construction of 6,800 railway carriages most of which will be build in Iran’s soil.

  • سوئیس 2017-12-12 11:38

    Iran urges political solution to conflict in Yemen

    TEHRAN, Dec. 12 (MNA) – Iranian Parliament's General Director for International Affairs Hossein Amir-Abdollahian said that the Islamic Republic of Iran supports the adoption of a political solution to the conflicts in Yemen.

  • Olafur Arnalds 2017-12-12 11:16

    Ólafur Arnalds to MNA:

    It’s all music; we’re all human

    TEHRAN, Dec. 12 (MNA) – Icelandic BAFTA-winning multi-instrumentalist composer Ólafur Arnalds sat down for a pleasant interview with Mehr News Agency on Dec. 9, talking about his music, his experience in Iran, and his wish to come back to play even bigger venues here.  

  • بوریس جانسون 2017/12/12

    By: Mohammad Ghaderi

    Outcomes of Boris Johnson's trip to Tehran

    TEHRAN, Dec. 12 (MNA) – The visit of British Foreign Secretary, "Boris Johnson", to Tehran has been called a special trip by many analysts of foreign policy and international affairs, and subjects such as "the case of security convicts", "the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA)" and "regional issues" are considered among his goals of this visit. There are some important points about Johnson's trip to Tehran:

  • شرکت دانش بنیان 2017-12-12 10:34

    Iran, Spain to promote coop. on advanced technologies

    TEHRAN, Dec. 12 (MNA) – Iran and Spain reached an agreement to enter into scientific cooperation on advanced technologies.

  • کنسرت گروه موسیقی شیلر 2017-12-12 09:21

    By: Iman Hamikhah

    Schiller performs in Tehran

    TEHRAN, Dec. 12 (MNA) – German electronic band Schiller led by Christopher von Deylen performed live Monday night at the Ministry of Interior Auditorium.

  • سوخو35 2017-12-11 18:44

    Russia’s Su-35 chases off US F-22 fighter in Syria

    TEHRAN, Dec. 11 (MNA) – A Russian Su-35 multi-role fighter jet shooed away a US F-22 stealth tactical fighter aircraft from a pair of Russian Su-25 fighters in an incident in Syria’s air space, the Russian Defense Ministry said on Saturday.

  • assad putin 2017-12-11 16:07

    Putin meets Assad in Syria

    TEHRAN, Dec. 11 (MNA) – In a surprise visit to Russian military base in Syria, President Putin of Russia met his Syrian counterpart Assad and ordered the withdrawal of Russian troops from Syria.

  • پوتین و بشار اسد 2017-12-11 15:44

    Putin declares end of military operation in Syria after surprise visit to Syria

    TEHRAN, Dec. 11 (MNA) – In a surprise visit to Russian military base in Syria, Russian President Putin met his Syrian counterpart Bashar al-Assad and ordered the withdrawal of Russian troops to Russia.

  • پرچم آمریکا و ترکیه 2017-12-11 14:07

    Two senior US commanders in Ankara to discuss row over YPG

    TEHRAN, Dec. 11 (MNA) – Turkey and the United States are set to hold a high-level military dialogue in Ankara on Dec. 11 to discuss an ongoing row over the US’s alliance with the People’s Protection Units (YPG).