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  • oberbank 2017-03-09 16:44

    Austria’s Oberbank transacting with 21 Iranian banks: CEO

    TEHRAN, Mar. 09 (MNA) – Franz Gasselsberger, the CEO of Austria’s Oberbank is visiting Tehran at the head of a senior economy and trade delegation accompanied by Josef Pühringer, the Governor of Upper Austria.

  • دیدار رئیس و اعضای مجلس خبرگان رهبری با رهبر معظم انقلاب اسلامی 2017-03-09 15:43


    Economic improvement 'failed to translate into daily life of public'

    TEHRAN, Mar. 09 (MNA) – Leader of the Islamic Revolution has told Assembly of Experts members they have a great mission with far-reaching impacts on the future of the country.

  • دیدار رئیس و اعضای مجلس خبرگان رهبری با رهبر معظم انقلاب اسلامی 2017-03-09 14:47

    Leader receives members of Assembly of Experts

    TEHRAN, Mar. 09 (MNA) – Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei received members of Assembly of Experts on Thursday.

  • بهرام قاسمی سخنگوی وزارت امور خارجه 2017-03-09 14:00

    FM rejects UN Iran human rights report

    TEHRAN, Mar. 09 (MNA) – Foreign Ministry spokesperson has denounced the UN’s Iran human rights report as ‘unfair and politically motivated.’

  • دیدار تیم های استقلال تهران و سایپا 2017-03-09 13:27

    Premier League: week 24 opens with blues victory

    TEHRAN, Mar. 09 (MNA) – The opening fixtures of  the 24th week of the 2016-17 season of Persian Gulf Premier League of Iran’s football was held on Wednesday in Tehran.

  • حرم امام، مجلس خبرگان رهبری، جنتی، سید حسن خمینی 2017-03-09 12:45

    Assy. of Experts pay homage to Imam Khomeini

    TEHRAN, Mar. 09 (MNA) – Members of the Assembly of Experts have a convention to pay homage to late founder of the Islamic Revolution Imam Khomeini (RA) after their session.

  • بزرگداشت هنرمندان درگذشته سال 95 2017-03-09 12:09

    By: Masoud Saki

    Ceremony commemorates deceased Iranian artists

    MASHHAD, Mar. 09 (MNA) – In the closing days of current Iranian year, a ceremony was held on Wednesday evening to honor the artists who passed away during the year in the presence of their families.

  • ظریف 2017-03-09 11:56

    Zarif meets Qatari Emir, FM

    TEHRAN, Mar. 09 (MNA) – Iranian Foreign Minister Zarif who is visiting Qatar’s capital city of Doha was received by Qatari Emir on Wednesday.

  • مراسم بزرگداشت کنگره بین المللی شهدای جهان اسلام 2017-03-09 10:56

    By: Saeis Reza Razavi

    Mashhad hosts Intl. congress on martyrs of Islamic world

    MASHHAD, Mar. 09 (MNA) – The International Congress on Commemorating the Day of Martyrs was held in Mashhad on Wednesday with President Rouhani in attendance.

  • داعش 2017-03-09 10:26

    Some ISIL leaders abandon Syria’s Raqqa ahead of upcoming offensive

    MOSCOW , Mar. 09 (MNA) – Several leaders of the ISIL terrorist group are reportedly leaving the Syrian city of Raqqa ahead of an upcoming major operation to liberate the it.

  • محسن رضایی قزوین 2017-03-08 21:48


    Trump not as flexible as Obama in dealing with Iran

    TEHRAN, Mar. 08 (MNA) – Former IRGC general and current secretary of the Expediency Council has warned President Rouhani of ‘little dynamism’ to save an economy already in trouble, since a new president in the White House would decide differently than had Obama in the past.

  • شافعی 2017-03-08 21:39

    France’s Alstom eager to build monorail in Tehran

    TEHRAN, Mar. 08 (MNA) – ICCIMA head said France’s experience could prove helpful in Iran’s plan to develop urban and suburban rail routes.

  • بهرام قاسمی سخنگوی وزارت امور خارجه 2017-03-08 20:58

    Iran condemns Kabul hospital attack

    TEHRAN, Mar. 08 (MNA) – Foreign Ministry spokesperson has condemned a terrorist attack on a Kabul hospital on Wednesday.

  • دومین اجلاسیه دوره پنجم مجلس خبرگان رهبری 2017-03-08 20:18

    Assembly of Experts:

    Public would never reconcile with seditionists

    TEHRAN, Mar. 08 (MNA) – The closing statement of the Assembly of Experts 2nd session has called the public to widely participate in upcoming elections in May 2017.

  •    2017-03-08 19:41

    Lynne Stewart 'people's champion' an inspiration to all social activists

    TEHRAN, Mar. 08 (MNA) – The memory and legacy of Lynne Stewart as a people's champion who spent her life to defend victims of the abuse of state power will survive her passing and inspire generations of activists in the never-ending quest for social justice.

  • فیلم روتوش 2017-03-08 19:40

    Tribeca Filmfest. hosts Iran's ‘Retouch’

    TEHRAN, Mar. 08 (MNA) – Iranian director Kaveh Mazaheri’s ‘Retouch’ participated in the competition section of Tribeca Film Festival.

  • trump visa ban 2017-03-08 16:21

    By: Payam Boromand

    Trump visa ban

    TEHRAN, Mar. 08 (MNA) – Donald Trump’s executive orders on visa ban on nationals of sertain countries under the pretexts of security and anti-terrorism has created chaos among the migrants.

  • ظریف 2017-03-08 16:13

    FM Zarif to visit Qatar Wed.

    TEHRAN, Mar. 08 (MNA) – Iran’s Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif will leave for Qatar Wednesday afternoon to hold talks with Qatari officials, FM spokesman Bahram Ghasemi announced.

  • US Media 2017-03-08 16:06

    By: Michael Kountouris

    Trump & Media

    TEHRAN, Mar. 08 (MNA) – US President Donald Trump has so far shown a strange behavior regarding media outlets censoring and attacking them harshly.

  • salehi 2017-03-08 15:55

    Iran nuclear chief meets Slovak economy min.

    TEHRAN, Mar. 08 (MNA) – Minister of Economy of the Slovak Republic heading a delegation held talks with head of the Atomic Energy Organization of Iran on Wednesday in Tehran.

  • sayyari 2017-03-08 15:49

    Navy cmdr.:

    Strong navy crucial to regional security

    TEHRAN, Mar. 08 (MNA) – Commander of Iran’s Navy Rear Admiral Habibollah Sayyari has said Iran enjoys six geopolitical marine crossings in the region.

  • Railway 2017-03-08 15:42

    Tehran, Moscow, Baku reach cut rail tariffs by 50%

    TEHRAN, Mar. 08 (MNA) – A trilateral meeting between Iran, Russia and Azerbaijan agreed to reduce railway tariffs by 50% in order to activate North-South Transport Corridor.

  • گفتگو با معاون وزیر اقتصاد لهستان 2017-03-08 15:10

    By: Mohammadeza Khodabakhsh

    MNA correspondents meet with Polish deputy min.

    TEHRAN, Mar. 08 (MNA) – Iran's Mehr News Agency made an interview with Polish Deputy Economic Development Minister Tadeusz Kościński and some of the members of accompanying delegation.

  • درعا 2017-03-08 14:46

    Syrian army restores control over new blocks in Daraa

    DARAA, Mar. 08 (MNA) – Syrian army units carried out military operations on Jabhat al-Nusra terrorists’ gatherings and fortifications in Daraa city and its countryside, inflicting heavy losses upon its members.

  • رهبر معظم انقلاب 2017-03-08 13:55


    Natural resources should be protected from ‘unregulated use’

    TEHRAN, Mar. 08 (MNA) – Leader of the Islamic Revolution has said country’s dried regions suffered from lack of plant coverage.

  • نیروی دریایی ایران 2017-03-08 13:24

    IRGC Gen.:

    US navy ship conduct ‘unprofessional, provocative’

    TEHRAN, Mar. 08 (MNA) – A US navy ship changed course in the Hormuz Strait on Saturday toward IRGC vessels, a Guards commander was quoted as saying on Tuesday while issuing a warning.

  • OPEC 2017-03-08 13:09

    OPEC, non-OPEC producers reaffirm commitment to production cut 

    HOUSTON, Mar. 08 (MNA) – The Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) and some non-OPEC oil producers reaffirmed here on Tuesday their commitment to oil production cut reached last year.

  • 02-br3 ilna dehghan70.jpg 2017-03-08 13:06

    Defense Min.:

    US, Israel have no doubt in Iran defense strength

    TEHRAN, Mar. 08 (MNA) – Iranian Defense Minister Hossein Dehghan said if the US and Israel had the slightest doubt about Iran’s defense capabilities, they would have started a war against the country.  

  • رونمایی از بالگرد ملی صبا 248 2017-03-08 12:51

    Iran unveils indigenous helicopter

    TEHRAN, Mar. 08 (MNA) – Defense Ministry has unveiled an indigenous helicopter, Saba-248, on Tuesday in the presence of Defense Minister Hossein Dehghan and VP Surena Sattari.

  • araghchi, japan 2017-03-08 12:33

    Iran ready to play effective role in reducing regional tensions

    TEHRAN, Mar. 08 (MNA) – Iranian Deputy FM Seyed Abbas Araghchi met and discussed with Japanese counterpart Nobuo Kishi in Jakarta, on the sidelines of the first summit of the Indian Ocean Rim Association (IORA).