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  • عباس کشاورز 2017-09-05 14:11

    Iran to set world record in rapeseed production

    TEHRAN, Sep. 05 (MNA) – Deputy Agriculture Minister Abbas Keshavarz, while noting that Iran will soon obtain sugar self-sufficiency, said the country’s rapeseed output will exceed the global record within three years.

  • محمدباقر نوبخت 2017-09-05 14:08

    Cabinet spox:

    US hostility no longer works in swaying global opinions

    TEHRAN, Sep. 05 (MNA) – Iran's cabinet spokesperson Nobakht said some foreign banks are not cooperating with Iran due to US pressure, adding this hostile behavior no longer works in influencing global opinions.

  • انیمیشن رهایی از بهشت 2017-09-05 14:02

    ‘Release from Heaven’ goes to 2017 Asia Pacific Screen Awards

    TEHRAN, Sep. 05 (MNA) – Iranian animated piece ‘Release from Heaven’ by Ali Noori Oskouei has been accepted into the screening program of the 11th Asia Pacific Screen Awards (APSA) in Australia.

  • سرطان 2017-09-05 12:50

    Researchers introduce new combination cancer therapy

    TEHRAN, Sep. 05 (MNA) – Iranian researchers at the Islamic Azad University, Science and Research Branch, have introduced a new method to combat cancer by combining photodynamic therapy and cold atmospheric plasma.

  • تنیس 2017-09-05 12:28

    Iranian tennis umpire wins John T. McGovern Award

    TEHRAN, Sep. 05 (MNA) – Iran’s credible tennis referee has been awarded with 2017 John T. McGovern Award by the United States Tennis Association (USTA).

  • گذرنامه 2017-09-05 12:27

    Iraq to set up Interim Consulate in Ilam for Arbaeen

    TEHRAN, Sep. 05 (MNA) – Director General of Hajj and Pilgrimage Organization in Ilam province Mehdi Heidari said an Interim Consulate of Iraq will be set up in Ilam province for Arbaeen Pilgrimage.

  • نشست خبری محسن رضایی دبیر مجمع تشخیص مصلحت نظام  در بغداد 2017-09-05 12:02

    Press conference of Secretary of Expediency Council in Baghdad

    TEHRAN, Sep. 05 (MNA) – Secretary of Iran's Expediency Council Mohsen Rezaei held a press conference on Monday in Baghdad, Iraq.

  • مجید مجیدی 2017-09-05 12:01

    Majid Majidi to shoot another film in India

    TEHRAN, Sep. 05 (MNA) – Highly-acclaimed Iranian filmmaker Majid Majidi announced that following his movie ‘Beyond the Clouds’ which was set in India, he will soon begin directing his next title in the same country.

  • Raqqa 2017-09-05 12:00

    14 civilians killed by US-led coalition in Raqqa city

    RAQQA, Sep. 05 (MNA) – The warplanes of the US-led coalition committed a new massacre in Raqqa, claiming the lives of 14 civilians.

  • Zanganeh 2017-09-05 11:59

    Oil min.:

    Brazil after Iranian crude for its new refinery

    TEHRAN, Sep. 05 (MNA) – Oil Minister Zanganeh said Brazil wants Iran to supply oil to a major refinery which is being built by Iranian firms in the South American country.

  • نهمین اجلاس بریکس 2017-09-05 10:52

    BRICS leaders support JCPOA

    TEHRAN, Sep. 05 (MNA) – Issuing declaration, BRICS leaders supported world powers' nuclear deal with Iran.

  • آئین اختتامیه دوازدهمین جشنواره ملی آش ایرانی 2017-09-05 10:39

    By: Mahdi Almasi

    National Iranian Ash Festival

    ZANJAN, Sep. 05 (MNA) – 12th National Iranian Ash Festival wrapped up on Sunday night in Zanjan province.

  • jamshidian 2017-09-05 09:58

    Iranian cyclist lands 2nd in UCI rankings

    TEHRAN, Sep. 05 (MNA) – Amirhossein Jamshidian, young Iranian cyclist, has occupied the second position in the latest Men Junior Points Race Ranking issued by UCI (Union Cycliste Internationale).

  • us-russia ties 2017-09-05 09:31

    By: Podviski

    Tied up in a bow

    TEHRAN, Sep. 05 (MNA) – US-Russia diplomatic ties have hit a new low following Washington's decision to close down three Russian properties and search the premises of the Russian Trade Representation in the US capital.

  • Angela Merkel 2017-09-05 09:25

    Merkel vows block Turkey's EU membership talks

    TEHRAN, Sep. 05 (MNA) - German Chancellor Angela Merkel has vowed that she will block Turkey's membership talks with the European Union, signaling an apparent pivot from her previous position.

  • army 2017-09-05 08:57

    Syrian Army prepares to attack ISIL 5 Km west of Deir ez-Zor

    BEIRUT, Sep. 05 (MNA) – The Syrian army is preparing to launch an attack on ISIL terrorist group positions 5 kilometers west of Deir ez-Zor, a source told Sputnik.

  • ظریف تلفن 2017-09-05 08:51

    Zarif discusses Rohingya plight with Malaysia, Indonesia FMs

    TEHRAN, Sep. 05 (MNA) – Iran’s Foreign Minister Zarif has held separate phone calls with his Malaysian and Indonesian counterparts Mon. on the dire situation of Rohingya Muslims in Myanmar.

  • ارکی 2017-09-05 08:15

    Iranian researchers discover new archaea species

    TEHRAN, Sep. 05 (MNA) – Researchers in Iranian Biological Research Center have discovered and registered the 12th species of Archaea in IBRC’s Microorganism Bank.

  • حزب الله لبنان 2017-09-04 22:15


    Israeli regime arms Myanmar for ethnic cleansing

    TEHRAN, Sep. 04 (MNA) – Lebanese Party of Hezbollah issued a statement on Monday, censuring Israel for arming Burmese government.

  • بهرام قاسمی 2017-09-04 20:59

    Saudis to check-up diplomatic sites: Ghasemi

    TEHRAN, Sep. 04 (MNA) – Iranian Foreign Ministry Spokesperson Ghasemi says that the Saudis received their visas to Tehran a month ago and the Iranian diplomats have their visa to KSA in their hand now.

  • ولی الله سیف 2017-09-04 20:56

    Pres. Rouhani to visit S Africa: Seif

    TEHRAN, Sep. 04 (MNA) – Seif, the governor of Iran’s Central Bank told S Africa’s top law maker that he hopes President Rouhani’s visit to S Africa would make up the shortcomings in bilateral Banking relations.

  • آتش زدن خانه مسلمانان میانمار 2017-09-04 19:09

    87000 Rohingya Muslims escape Myanmar violence

    TEHRAN, Sep. 04 (MNA) – A total of 87,000 mostly Rohingya refugees have arrived in Bangladesh since violence erupted in neighboring Myanmar on Aug. 25, the United Nations said today.

  • مهدی سنایی 2017-09-04 18:45

    Iran suggests establishing Russian-Iranian media association

    TEHRAN, Sep. 04 (MNA) – Iran's ambassador to Moscow suggested on Monday establishing an organization, possibly an association, for Russian-Iranian media, which would help solidify the existing cooperation.

  • چاوش اوغلو و ظریف 2017-09-04 18:31

    Zarif, Cavusoglu discuss Burmese Muslims

    TEHRAN, Sep. 04 (MNA) – Iranian Foreign Minister Zarif and his Turkish counterpart Cavusoglu held a phone conversation on Monday, discussing the deteriorating situation of Muslims in Myanmar.

  • انیمیشن فشن نازی 2017-09-04 18:21

    'Fashion Nazi' to vie at San Francisco filmfest.

    TEHRAN, Sep. 04 (MNA) – ‘Fashion Nazi’, the short animation directed by Ahamd Khoshniat, will be screened in the 10th Annual Iranian Film Festival held in San Francisco, USA.

  • بازدید کالایانا ویپاتی پومی پراتس، سفیر تایلند در تهران از خبرگزاری مهر 2017-09-04 18:09

    By: Majid Haghdoust

    Thai envoy to Tehran visits Mehr News Agency HQ

    TEHRAN, Sep. 04 (MNA) – Thailand's Ambassador to Tehran Kallayana Vipattipumiprates, paid a visit to Mehr News Agency HQ at noon on Monday.

  • عباس آخوندی سفر خارجی 2017-09-04 17:45

    Iranian Road Min. due to Qatar

    TEHRAN, Sep. 04 (MNA) – Abbas Akhoundi of Iran will head a delegation in his Tuesday visit to Qatar where a new sea port is slated to open.

  • us diplomacy 2017-09-04 17:38

    By: Podviski

    How to make friends, the American way

    TEHRAN, Sep. 04 (MNA) – The US has a funny way of maintaining diplomatic ties and easing tensions. In addition to the ever present sanctions regime, the current US president Donald Trump has his own special way to provoke state leaders through his controversial tweets and temper tantrums.

  • ریچارد نیفو 2017-09-04 17:16

    Ex-White House expert:

    Inspection of Iranian military sites, excuse for US to withdraw from JCPOA

    TEHRAN, Sep. 04 (MNA) – Richard Nephew, Ex-White House expert believes inspection of Iran's military sites is an excuse for Trump administration to withdraw from nuclear deal.

  • محمدرضا رکن الدینی 2017-09-04 16:55

    ‘Trial of an Anonymous Woman’ awarded at AOF

    TEHRAN, Sep. 04 (MNA) – AOF, the Action On Film International Film Festival, picked Trial of an Anonymous Woman as its best experimental work of 2017.