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  • کنفرانس بین المللی مقابله با گرد و غبار 2017-07-03 12:02


    Combatting dust storms demands regional, intl. coop.

    TEHRAN, Jul. 03 (MNA) – Iran’s President Rouhani said planning, investment as well as regional and international cooperation were prerequisites to the fight against sand and dust storms.

  • sandstorm conf 2017-07-03 08:56

    Intl. Conf. on Combating Sand, Dust Storms kicks off in Tehran

    TEHRAN, Jul. 03 (MNA) – Hosted by Department of Environment and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Islamic Republic of Iran, the International Conference on Combating Sand and Dust Storms kicked off in Tehran on Monday.

  • بندر تاریخی لافت 2017-07-02 23:50

    By: Farhad Safari

    Ancient Laft Port in Qeshm

    QESHM, Jul. 02 (MNA) – Laft Port with its ancient waterfront is situated on Qeshm Island in Persian Gulf. The port village is also known for its wells and wind-catchers.

  • نهمین اجلاس مجمع عمومی اتحادیه رادیو و تلویزیون های اسلامی 2017-07-02 16:05

    By: Saeid Goli

    IRTVU General Assembly opens in Mashhad

    MASHHAD, Jul. 02 (MNA) – The 9th General Assembly of the Islamic Radio and Television Union (IRTVU) kicked off in Mashhad on Sunday in the presence of Ali Shamkhani, SNSC Secretary, and Ammar Hakim, Head of National Iraqi Alliance.

  • filmfest 2017-07-02 14:18

    Children filmfest. director:

    Iran enjoys amazing potentials in animation, scripts

    TEHRAN, Jul. 02 (MNA) – Alireza Rezadad, Director of the 30th International Film Festival for Children and Youth, highlights great potentials in animation script writing in Iranian cinema industry.

  • کنسرت ارکستر ملی ایران در اصفهان 2017-07-02 10:06

    By: Abbas Poustindouz

    Iranian Natl. Orchestra Concert in Isfahan

    TEHRAN, Jul. 02 (MNA) – Iranian National Orchestra Concert, led by Fereydoun Shahbazian, was held at Chehelsotun Mansion of Isfahan on Saturday.

  • ارسباران 2017-07-01 20:45

    Iran refers 2 nominated dossiers to IUCN, ICOMOS

    TEHRAN, Jul. 01 (MNA) – Two nominated dossiers for inscription in UNESCO World Heritage List, Fars Sassanid sites and Arasbaran Protected Area, have been submitted to the IUCN and ICOMOS for evaluation.

  • فیلم هاری 2017-07-01 19:34

    'Rabies' to go on screen at ZIFF 2017

    TEHRAN, Jul. 01 (MNA) – Amir Ahmad Ansari’s ‘Rabies’, in its 16th international screening, will be featured at Tanzania's Zanzibar International Film Festival (ZIFF 2017).

  • ژیلبر لازار 2017-07-01 15:51

    French Iranologist receives Mahmud Afshar Award

    TEHRAN, Jul. 01 (MNA) – French linguist and Iranologist Gilbert Lazard will receive Iran’s Mahmud Afshar Historical Literary Award for his research on various Iranian languages and translations of classical Persian poetry.

  • تمرین دریایی با شعار جزیره پاک در جزیره کیش 2017-07-01 13:21

    By: Mahmoud Khakbaz

    Marine drill in Kish Island

    TEHRAN, Jul. 01 (MNA) – Marine drill with the motto of 'Clean Island' was held in Kish Island, Hormozgan province, on Friday.

  • انیمیشن رهایی از بهشت 2017-07-01 11:31

    ‘Release from Heaven’ nominated for Best Animation at SICAF

    TEHRAN, Jul. 01 (MNA) – Iranian animated piece ‘Release from Heaven’ by Ali Noori Oskouei has been nominated for Best Animation Award at SICAF film festival in South Korea.

  • film festival 2017-06-30 15:09

    Iran’s Intl. Children Film Festival Gala kicks off in Isfahan

    TEHRAN, Jun. 30 (MNA) – The 30th International Film Festival for Children and Youth opened last night (June 30) in Isfahan. The international event brings audiences a packed seven days of films for children.

  • اشتهارد 2017-06-30 14:24

    By: Aref Fathi

    Nature's magic in Eshtehard Desert

    TEHRAN, Jun. 30 (MNA) – Eshtehard Desert is located in Eshtehard, Alborz province. The place enjoys beautiful nature.

  • children filmfest 2017-06-28 14:18

    Children filmfest. names juries for intl. animated films

    TEHRAN, Jun. 28 (MNA) – The 30th edition of International Film Festival for Children and Young scheduled for early July has announced the jury panel for the competition section of international animated movies.

  • مازیار حیدری 2017-06-28 10:27

    Iranian composer among Canadian Immigrant Award winners

    TEHRAN, Jun. 28 (MNA) – Iranian composer and orchestra conductor has been placed among 2017 RBC Top 25 Canadian Immigrant Award winners.

  • UNAIDS 2017-06-28 09:10

    Germany to double contributions to UNAIDS

    TEHRAN, Jun. 28 (MNA) – The Government of Germany has announced that it will double its funding to UNAIDS in 2017-2018, to €5 million per year.

  • افتتاح برج هیجان در دریاچه چیتگر 2017-06-27 18:10

    By: Mehran Riazi

    Excitement Tower opened in Chitgar Lake

    TEHRAN, Jun. 27 (MNA) – Excitement Tower opened Tuesday in Persian Gulf Martyrs Lake of Chitgar Lake.

  • بازدید سفیر دانمارک از طرح های انسان دوستانه شورای پناهندگان دانمارک در کرج 2017-06-27 10:47

    By: Mehran Riazi

    Danish amb., DRC delegation visit Karaj

    TEHRAN, Jun. 27 (MNA) – In order to visit DRC-funded facilities and places for Afghan refugees, Danish Ambassador to Tehran Danny Annan and his accompanying DRC delegation visited Karaj city, Alborz province.

  • نماز عید سعید فطر در مرکز اسلامی هامبورگ 2017-06-26 17:24

    Eid al-Fitr prayers in Hamburg Islamic Center

    HAMBURG, Jun. 26 (MNA) – Muslims said Eid al-Fitr prayers in Hamburg Islamic Center on Monday marking end of Ramadan.

  • آیین عید سعید فطر در اهواز 2017-06-26 16:49

    By: Mehdi Pedramkhoo

    Traditions of Eid al-Fitr in Ahwaz

    AHWAZ, Jun. 26 (MNA) – Eid al-Fitr, the end of holy Ramadan, is celebrated among the Arab ethnicity of Ahwaz with special traditions including dancing and greetings.

  • دیدار مسئولان، سفرای کشورهای اسلامی و جمعی از اقشار مختلف مردم با رهبر معظم انقلاب 2017-06-26 13:58

    Leader receives officials, foreign envoys

    TEHRAN, Jun. 26 (MNA) – Leader of the IslamIC revolution Ayatollah Khamenei received Iranian officials and ambassadors of Islamic states on Monday on the occasion of Eid al-Fitr.

  • اقامه نماز عید سعید فطر به امامت رهبر انقلاب 2017-06-26 12:04

    Fitr prayers led by Leader

    TEHRAN, Jun. 26 (MNA) – Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei led the Fitr prayers in Tehran on Monday attended by thousands of Iranians.

  • اقامه نماز عید سعید فطر در حرم عبدالعظیم حسنی(ع) 2017-06-26 11:13

    By: Saffari, Davarnia

    Iranians mark Eid al-Fitr with prayers

    TEHRAN, Jun. 26 (MNA) – Iranians across the country marked the occasion of Eid al-Fitr at the end of the fasting month of Ramadan by saying prayers in all provinces.

  • نماز عید سعید فطر دراستان مقدس امامزاده صالح 2017-06-26 10:28

    By: Kamyab, Khamseh

    Fitr prayers in Tehran

    TEHRAN, Jun. 26 (MNA) – People of Tehran gathered in Grand Musalla on Monday to observe Fitr prayers at the end of the holy Ramadan.

  • اقامه نماز عید سعید فطر به امامت رهبر انقلاب 2017-06-26 08:42


    Islamic world should take serious stand against oppressors

    TEHRAN, Jun. 26 (MNA) – Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Khamenei ihas led the prayer of Eid al-Fitr marking the end of holy month of Ramadan.

  • دیدار جمعی از استادان، نخبگان  دانشگاه‌ها با رهبر انقلاب 2017-06-25 16:52

    Leader pardons convicts ahead of Eid al-Fitr

    TEHRAN, Jun. 25 (MNA) – Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Khamenei has granted pardon to inmates convicted by the judiciary on the eve of Eid al-Fitr.

  • children filmfest 2017-06-24 23:05

    Children filmfest. holds press conference

    TEHRAN, Jun. 24 (MNA) – The information center of the 30th Intl Film Festival for "Children and Youth" has held the first press conference of the international event, hosted by the festival director Alireza Rezadad.

  • Drug 2017-06-24 19:05

    World Drug Report 2017:

    29.5mn people suffer from drug use disorders

    TEHRAN, Jun. 24 (MNA) – In 2015 about a quarter of a billion people used drugs.

  • انیمیشن پیشخدمت 2017-06-24 16:44

    ‘Servant’ wins top prizes at Fantaspoa filmfest.

    TEHRAN, Jun. 24 (MNA) – Iranian short animated piece ‘Servant’ has won the Audience Award and an honorable mention at the 13th International Fantastic Film Festival of Porto Alegre (Fantaspoa) in Brazil.

  • sandstorm conf 2017-06-24 16:04

    Iran to hold intl. conf. on combating sand storms

    TEHRAN, Jun. 24 (MNA) – Iran is organizing a three-day international conference on combating sand and dust storms in July, with participation of representatives from over 30 countries across the world.