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  • IME 2017-04-16 11:10

    IME hosts thousands of commodities in markets in mid Apr.

    TEHRAN, Apr. 16 (MNA) – During the week ending up to April 13, Iran Mercantile Exchange was the host for trading of more than 647,938 of various commodities worth over 273 million USD in spot and side markets.

  • Lavrov & Wang Yi 2017-04-16 10:49

    Russian, Chinese FMs discuss Syria, Korean Peninsula

    BEIJING, Apr. 16 (MNA) – Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi and his Russian counterpart, Sergei Lavrov, had a telephone conversation about their nations' bilateral ties and the situation in Syria and the Korean Peninsula, local media reported.

  • خسارات ناشی از وقوع سیل در روستای چنار آذربایجان 2017-04-16 10:29

    Death toll in Iran floods hits 40

    TEHRAN, Apr. 16 (MNA) – Death toll as a result of floods in 7 western and northwestern provinces of Iran reached 40 with 5 possible missing while rescue missions are underway, Head of Relief and Rescue Organization said Sunday.

  • Syrian army 2017-04-16 09:56

    Syrian army targets al-Nusra terrorists in Hama

    HAMA, Apr. 16 (MNA) – in the northern countryside of Hama province,Syrian army units destroyed vehicles for terrorist groups affiliated to Jabhat al-Nusra terror organization.

  • بهرام قاسمی سخنگوی وزارت امور خارجه 2017-04-16 09:56

    Iran decries terrorists' fresh crime on Syrian people

    TEHRAN, Apr. 16 (MNA) – Iranian Foreign Ministry Spokesman Bahram Ghasemi strongly condemned Takfiri terrorists’ fresh crimes on Syria’s Al-Fu’ah and Kafriya people.

  • Zarif plane 2017-04-16 09:36

    Zarif to begin 3-nation tour to Central Asia

    TEHRAN, Apr. 16 (MNA) – Iranian FM Mohammad Javad Zarif will leave Tehran Sunday evening for official visits to Turkmenistan, Georgia and Kyrgyzstan, FM Spokesman Bahram Ghasemi said Saturday.

  • همه پرسی ترکیه 2017-04-16 08:45

    Turkey to hold referendum on constitutional amendments

    MOSCOW, Apr. 16 (MNA) – Turkey will hold a referendum on 18 constitutional amendments, envisaging expansion of the presidential powers, on Sunday.

  • علی طیب نیا وزیر امور اقتصاد و دارایی 2017-04-15 20:41

    Economy min. calls for rise in non-oil exports

    TEHRAN, Apr. 15 (MNA) – Ali Tayebnia, while recalling that Iran enjoyed an 8% economic growth last year, said non-oil production and job creation need to be given priority.

  • Syrian army 2017-04-15 20:09

    Syrian army destroys gatherings of ISIL terrorists in Deir Ezzor

    DEIR EZZOR, Apr. 15 (MNA) – Syrian Army units carried out special operations against gatherings of the ISIL terrorists on the southern outskirts of Deir Ezzor City.

  • روز پنجم ثبت نام کاندیداهای انتخابات ریاست جمهوری 2017-04-15 19:59

    Pres. Elec. registration;

    Pre-Guardian Council final list becomes exhaustive

    TEHRAN, Apr. 15 (MNA) – With closing registration for Presidential Elections, there is a clear image of the final, however pre-Guardian Council lineup of candidates, setting aside long list of unknown registrations.

  • Osman Faruk Loğoğlu 2017-04-15 18:55

    Fmr. CHP deputy chairman:

    AK Party seeking 'to strengthen grip on power'

    TEHRAN, Apr. 15 (MNA) – Former deputy chairman of Turkish CHP has said a 'Yes' vote will give the full control of the country to a single man who would exercise power according to his own Party's expediencies.

  • مراسم رونمایی از دستاوردهای جدید وزارت دفاع 2017-04-15 16:47

    Def. Min.:

    Light-weight planes forerunners of larger ones

    TEHRAN, Apr. 15 (MNA) – Defense minister has said defense industries has developed new generation of guided drones.

  • مراسم رونمایی از دستاوردهای جدید وزارت دفاع 2017-04-15 16:03


    In no time Iran 'entertained invasion of others'

    TEHRAN, Apr. 15 (MNA) – President Hassan Rouhani has said even in the absence of hegemonic powers in the region, it requires balance of power and a ballast to create this balance.

  • مراسم رونمایی از دستاوردهای جدید وزارت دفاع 2017-04-15 15:22

    Defense Ministry unveils new domestic productions

    TEHRAN, Apr. 15 (MNA) – A number of domestically-built defense achievements including jet trainer ‘Kosar’, tactical UAV ‘Mohajer 6’, anti-ship cruise missile ‘Nasir’, and air-to-air missile ‘Fakour’ were unveiled Sat. in the presence of President Rouhani and Defense Minister Hossein Dehghan.

  • سرگئی لاوروف 2017-04-15 15:18


    Damascus officially invites OPCW experts to investigate Idlib incident

    MOSCOW, Apr. 15 (MNA) – The Syrian government has officially invited experts from the Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons' (OPCW) headquarters to investigate the alleged chemical attack in Syria's Idlib, Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said Saturday.

  • بخش زیتون های زخمی جشنواره فیلم فجر 2017-04-15 14:11

    35th FIFF to screen films on Syrian, Iraqi crisis

    TEHRAN, Apr. 15 (MNA) – The 35th Fajr International Film Festival has devoted an entire section ‘Broken Olive Trees’ to the screening of top movies on the ongoing war against terrorism in Iraq and Syria.

  • zarif 2017-04-15 13:09


    Resistance Economy leads to economic prosperity

    TEHRAN, Apr. 15 (MNA) – FM Zarif said economic prosperity has become feasible in the light of Resistance Economy adding that Iranian people tolerate economic pressure but not coercion.

  • Iran Pakistan 2017-04-15 12:57

    Iranian, Pakistani central banks sign coop. agreement

    TEHRAN, Apr. 15 (MNA)– In a statement issued on Friday evening, the State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) reported on signing of an agreement with the Central Bank of Iran (CBI) for banking and payment mechanisms cooperation.

  • روز چهارم ثبت نام کاندیداهای انتخابات ریاست جمهوری 2017-04-15 12:37

    Presidential Election registration underway in Tehran

    TEHRAN, Apr. 15 (MNA) – The last day of Presidential Election registration has seen no prominent figure, other than Mohammad Hashemi, brother of late Hashemi Rafsanjani and Hamidreza Hajbabaei, former minister in Ahmadinejad's cabinet.

  • UN special envoy 2017-04-15 11:54

    UN praises Cuba's good practices against human trafficking 

    HAVANA, Apr. 15 (MNA) – The United Nation's special rapporteur on human trafficking, Maria Grazia Giammarinaro, on Friday praised Cuba's good practices against the global scourge.

  • جنگنده قاهر 2017-04-15 11:31

    Defense achievements unveiled in Rouhani’s presence

    TEHRAN, Apr. 15 (MNA) – President Hassan Rouhani on Sat. unveiled a number of defense achievements including Iran’s first ever domestic jet trainer ‘Kosar’, and anti-ship cruise missile ‘Nasir’.

  • finex 2017-04-15 11:12

    Iran’s Finex 2017 kicks off

    TEHRAN, Apr. 15 (MNA) – The 10th Iran Exhibition of Bank, Exchange & Insurance Exhibition (Finex 2017) as the biggest financial event in the region has kicked off in Tehran Sat. with a number of European and Asian countries in attendance.

  • Syrian army 2017-04-15 11:05

    Syrian army eliminates ISIL, Nusra terrorists in Hama, Daraa

    HAMA, Apr. 15 (MNA) – Syrian army units carried out Friday intensive operations against movements of Jabhat al-Nusra terrorists in the northern countryside of Hama.

  • روز پنجم ثبت نام کاندیداهای انتخابات ریاست جمهوری 2017-04-15 11:02

    By: Majid Haghdoust

    Last day of presidential election registration

    TEHRAN, Apr. 15 (MNA) – The registration process for the 12th round of Iran's presidential election is underway at the Interior Ministry headquarters in Tehran for the 5th and last day.

  • فرش دستبافت 2017-04-15 10:31

    Industry min.:

    Iran exports $84mn Persian carpet to US

    TEHRAN, Apr. 15 (MNA) – Industry Minister Nematzadeh said Iran’s exports of hand-woven carpets to the US was $84mn in the previous year indicating a significant growth compared to the figure for the year before which only stood at $2.7mn.

  • rahimpour 2017-04-15 09:37

    Tehran vows security coop. with Kabul

    TEHRAN, Apr. 15 (MNA) – Deputy FM Rahimpour voiced Iran’s readiness to cooperate with Afghanistan for establishing peace and settling domestic and regional issues in that country at a Russian-hosted Afghanistan peace conference on Friday.

  •   آبشار زمرد ، منطقه حویق استان گیلان 2017-04-15 09:25

    By: Idin Bakhtiari

    Zomorrod Waterfall

    TALESH, Apr. 15 (MNA) – Zomrrod Waterfall and its surrounding forest in Talesh is one of the most beautiful and intact attractions of Gilan province, with eyecatching greenness.

  • جنگ در سوریه 2017-04-15 08:52

    Syrian army repels militant attack on western Damascus

    DAMASCUS, Apr. 15 (MNA) – The Syrian Armed Forces thwarted an attack on western districts of Damascus by the militants of Jabhat al-Nusra, local media reported on Friday.

  • علاءالدین بروجردی 2017-04-14 18:01

    EU following Zionist-American policies: MP  

    TEHRAN, Apr. 14 (MNA) – The Chairman of the Iranian Parliament's Committee on National Security and Foreign Policy, Alaeddin Boroujerdi, criticized EU decision to extend sanctions against Iran.

  • روز چهارم ثبت نام کاندیداهای انتخابات ریاست جمهوری 2017-04-14 16:38

    Rouhani enrolls in reelection bid

    TEHRAN, Apr. 14 (MNA) – The incumbent President of Iran, Hassan Rouhani, attended at Iran’s Ministry of Interior Affairs to officially register in the 12th edition of Presidential Election.