• VIDEO: Armenian PM welcomed at Tehran’s Mehrabad Airport

    VIDEO: Armenian PM welcomed at Tehran’s Mehrabad Airport

    TEHRAN, Feb. 27 (MNA) – Prime Minister of Armenia, Nikol Pashinyan, leading a high-ranking politico-economic delegation, arrived in Tehran on Wednesday morning to hold talks with senior Iranian officials. Pashinyan was welcomed by Iranian Energy Minister Reza Ardakanian at Mehrabad International Airport.

  • VIDEO: Moment when Indian jets strike targets in Pakistan

    VIDEO: Moment when Indian jets strike targets in Pakistan

    TEHRAN, Feb. 26 (MNA) – Indian Air Force jets conducted airstrikes against a militant training base in Balakot, Kashmir, on Tuesday. According to reports, some 300 militias have been killed in the strike.

  • VIDEO: Iran 85-74 Australia basketball highlights

    VIDEO: Iran 85-74 Australia basketball highlights

    TEHRAN, Feb. 25 (MNA) – The national Iranian basketball team gained a 85-74 win against Australians in the last match of the sixth window of the FIBA Basketball World Cup 2019 Qualifiers on Monday to reach the 2019 China World Cup.

  • VIDEO: Two fighter jets collide mid-air at Aero India 2019

    VIDEO: Two fighter jets collide mid-air at Aero India 2019

    TEHRAN, Feb. 20 (MNA) – A mid-air collision of two Hawk trainer jets occurred Tuesday at Bengaluru's Aero India show. The incident happened during the practice session of the Suryakiran aerobatic team of the Indian Air Force. 

  • VIDEO: Athelas chamber music performance at Vahdat Hall

    VIDEO: Athelas chamber music performance at Vahdat Hall

    TEHRAN, Feb. 16 (MNA) – Danish chamber ensemble 'Athelas' performed a concert at Vahdat Hall on Thursday on the second night of the 34th Farj International Music Festival.

  • VIDEO: Rouhani, Erdogan meet in Sochi

    VIDEO: Rouhani, Erdogan meet in Sochi

    TEHRAN, Feb. 14 (MNA) – Iranian President Hassan Rouhani and his Turkish counterpart Recep Tayyip Erdogan held a meeting today ahead of the fourth trilateral summit on Syria on Feb. 14, 2019 in Sochi, Russia. (Source: Anadolu Agency)

  • VIDEO: Saudi kid brutally killed in Medina

    VIDEO: Saudi kid brutally killed in Medina

    TEHRAN, Feb. 09 (MNA) – A Saudi little boy, while on a pilgrimage to the holy city of Medina with his Shia mother, has been barbarously killed for unknown reasons. According to what circulated on social media, Zakariya Bader al-Jabir – said to be six or seven years old – was savagely murdered by a taxi driver in front of his mother late last month. According to Shia Rights Watch (SRW), the boy was murdered after he was confirmed to be Shia.

  • VIDEO: Fire in central Moscow claims 7 lives

    VIDEO: Fire in central Moscow claims 7 lives

    TEHRAN, Feb. 04 (MNA) – The death toll from a fire in an apartment building in downtown Moscow has risen to seven, the Moscow Times reported. The fire, ultimately engulfing more than 1.5 square meters on the fifth and sixth floors, erupted at about 01:40 AM local time and was extinguished some four hours later by firefighters. The apartment building was constructed in 1912 and is an object of cultural heritage.

  • VIDEO: Twin bombs target church in Philippines

    VIDEO: Twin bombs target church in Philippines

    TEHRAN, Jan. 27 (MNA) – Twin bombings during a church service in the southern Philippines killed at least 20 people and wounded 81 others. The blasts occurred in the morning as people were gathered for Mass at the Cathedral of Our Lady of Mount Carmel in Jolo. There was no immediate claim of responsibility but police suspect the blasts were the work of the Abu Sayyaf Takfiri terrorist group, which has pledged allegiance to Daesh and is notorious for its bombings and brutality.

  • VIDEO: Russian Tu-22M3 bomber splits in two during landing

    VIDEO: Russian Tu-22M3 bomber splits in two during landing

    TEHRAN, Jan. 27 (MNA) – A horrific video of Russian Tu-22M3 crash in the Murmansk region has emerged online, showing the strategic bomber’s approach in near-zero visibility and the moment it slammed the airstrip and snapped in half, engulfing in flames. The incident occurred at an air base near the city of Olenegorsk on January 22.

  • VIDEO: Aerial footage shows aftermath of dam burst in Brazil

    VIDEO: Aerial footage shows aftermath of dam burst in Brazil

    TEHRAN, Jan. 26 (MNA) – A dam located in at Brazil’s southeastern state of Minas Gerais at an iron ore mine burst on Friday. At least 7 people lost their lives and 200 others are reported missing.

  • VIDEO: Hundreds of Yellow Vests gather in Paris for 10th weekend

    VIDEO: Hundreds of Yellow Vests gather in Paris for 10th weekend

    TEHRAN, Jan. 19 (MNA) – Yellow Vest demonstrators have taken to the streets of the French capital Paris for the tenth consecutive weekend to protest against President Emmanuel Macron’s policies. The protests began in mid-November over higher fuel taxes, which were subsequently scrapped, and have since morphed into a broader demonstration against the government.

  • VIDEO: Wildfire sweeping through forests in Astara

    VIDEO: Wildfire sweeping through forests in Astara

    TEHRAN, Jan. 16 (MNA) – Starting on Tuesday night, the wildfire is spreading in forests of Astara, Gilan province, northern Iran. Warm winds are fanning the wildfire and efforts of different organs and people who are trying to contain the fire have proved ineffective up to now. No injuries or victims have been reported.

  • VIDEO: Italy’s Mount Etna erupts again

    VIDEO: Italy’s Mount Etna erupts again

    TEHRAN, Jan. 14 (MNA) – Mount Etna, one of the most active volcanos in Italy and Europe, was seen emitting volcanic ash from its Northeast Crater in Catania, Sicily, on Sunday. The footage shows plumes of ash rising above Etna's northern ski resort of Piano Provenzana.

  • VIDEO: French police hit ‘Yellow Vest’ protesters with water cannon, tear gas

    VIDEO: French police hit ‘Yellow Vest’ protesters with water cannon, tear gas

    TEHRAN, Jan. 13 (MNA) – French police clamped down on thousands of Yellow Vest protesters in Paris on Saturday, firing tear gas and water cannon at demonstrators angry at Emmanuel Macron and France's high taxes.

  • VIDEO: 10th Tehran Auction

    VIDEO: 10th Tehran Auction

    TEHRAN, Jan. 12 (MNA) – On Fri., Parsian Azadi Hotel in northern part of the capital played host to the 10th Tehran Auction – a three-hour event during which 114 contemporary artworks by 105 Iranian artists went under the hammer, grossing 344,030,000,000 rials ($8,191,904).

  • VIDEO: Pottenstein's spectacular festival of light and fire

    VIDEO: Pottenstein's spectacular festival of light and fire

    TEHRAN, Jan. 07 (MNA) – A thousand mountainside fires encircled the German town of Pottenstein on Sunday, creating a Lord of the Rings-like scene. At least 10,000 people attended the fire festival, which occurs every year on January 6th.

  • VIDEO: Ice and snow festival dazzles tourists in China’s Harbin

    VIDEO: Ice and snow festival dazzles tourists in China’s Harbin

    TEHRAN, Jan. 06 (MNA) – The 35th Harbin International Ice and Snow Festival dazzled tourists as fireworks and illuminations lit up the night sky of Harbin on Saturday.

  • VIDEO: multipurpose tool helps survive avalanche

    VIDEO: multipurpose tool helps survive avalanche

    TEHRAN, Dec. 29 (MNA) –Advenate, a UK-based company, has developed an avalanche shovel that includes a probe in its handle and a light, compact emergency shelter in its blade. The shovel links together with the probe and two ski poles, pitching a personal bivy sack capable of surviving cold high-alpine nights.

  • VIDEO: Italy’s most active volcano erupts ash, lava

    VIDEO: Italy’s most active volcano erupts ash, lava

    TEHRAN, Dec. 25 (MNA) – Mount Etna in Sicily, which is among the most active volcanos in Italy and Europe, has roared back into spectacular volcanic action, sending up plumes of ash and spewing lava on Monday. This is while towns and cities of the region are not yet being evacuated. Also more than 130 minor tremors have been reported in the region, according to Mount Etna Observatory.

  • Artists turn grain silo into world's largest mural

    Artists turn grain silo into world's largest mural

    TEHRAN, Dec. 23 (MNA) – 22 artists have transformed a grain silo into an enormous colorful artwork in Incheon, South Korea. It has been named by Guinness World Records as the largest outdoor mural in the world. It cost $487,000 and took over 224,546 gallons of paint to finish the 23,688 square-meter painting.

  • VIDEO: Moment of Sunda Strait tsunami hitting a concert

    VIDEO: Moment of Sunda Strait tsunami hitting a concert

    TEHRAN, Dec. 23 (MNA) – A tsunami hit Indonesia’s Sunda Strait on Sat., around 9.30pm local time. Officials have confirmed that the natural disaster has left at least 168 dead, 745 injured and 30 missing. Scientists say the tsunami was probably caused by the eruption of Anak Krakatau, a volcanic island formed over years from the nearby Krakatau volcano. Here is video of the moment when tsunami struck an Indonesian rock concert in the region.

  • VIDEO: IRGC releases clip for ‘Great Phorphet-12’ massive drills

    VIDEO: IRGC releases clip for ‘Great Phorphet-12’ massive drills

    TEHRAN, Dec. 22 (MNA) – Here is the official video clip released by the IRGC ground forces on the occasion of ‘Great Prophet-12’ massive drills, the final stage of which kicked off today in the Persian Gulf.

  • VIDEO: Rouhani's official reception in Ankara

    VIDEO: Rouhani's official reception in Ankara

    TEHRAN, Dec. 20 (MNA) – Iranian President Hassan Rouhani was officially welcomed by his Turkish counterpart President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan in Ankara on Thursday. Rouhani's visit aims at taking part in the 5th high council meeting for Iran-Turkey's strategic cooperation.

  • VIDEO: Santa rappels skyscraper in Berlin to surprise children

    VIDEO: Santa rappels skyscraper in Berlin to surprise children

    TEHRAN, Dec. 18 (MNA) – Santa Claus ditched the traditional chimney and rappelled down a high-rise tower on a downtown public square in Berlin on Sunday (Dec.16) to deliver gifts to children.

  • VIDEO: Planes abort landing at Manchester Airport due to strong wind

    VIDEO: Planes abort landing at Manchester Airport due to strong wind

    TEHRAN, Dec. 17 (MNA) – A host of planes were forced to abort their landings at Manchester Airport because of strong winds brought by Storm Deirdre which battered most parts of the United Kingdom over this weakened.

  • VIDEO: French police drag man out of his wheelchair

    VIDEO: French police drag man out of his wheelchair

    TEHRAN, Dec. 15 (MNA) – A video of French police tossing a disabled man out of his wheelchair is now going viral. The police dragged a man out of his wheelchair during the Yellow Vest protests as one of the officers thought that the protester was armed. Media reports said the protester was not arrested but his wheelchair was damaged during the incident.

  • VIDEO: High-speed train crash in Turkey kills, injures dozens

    VIDEO: High-speed train crash in Turkey kills, injures dozens

    TEHRAN, Dec. 13 (MNA) – A high-speed train hit a railway engine and crashed into a pedestrian overpass at a station in Turkey's capital on Thursday, killing seven people and injuring 46 others, officials said. The train was traveling from Ankara to the central Turkish city of Konya.

  • VIDEO: Japanese envoy performs trick with Iran’s flag

    VIDEO: Japanese envoy performs trick with Iran’s flag

    TEHRAN, Dec. 08 (MNA) – In a ceremony held on November 15 in Japan’s embassy in Tehran on the occasion of Emperor Akihito birthday, the Japanese ambassador to Tehran Mitsugu Saito performed a magic trick with the Islamic Republic of Iran’s flag.

  • VIDEO: US senator says ‘Zero chance’ Khashoggi murder happened without MBS

    VIDEO: US senator says ‘Zero chance’ Khashoggi murder happened without MBS

    TEHRAN, Dec. 05 (MNA) – Republican senator Lindsey Graham has spoken openly about the involvement of Saudi crown prince Mohammed bin Salman in the killing of Jamal Khashoggi. He said that there is 'zero chance' that the murder happened without the involvement of bin Salman. (Source: The Guardian)