Golestan Province



  • بازسازی پل تاریخی آق‌قلا 2017-08-04 12:35

    By: Raheleh Hesari

    800-old bridge reconstructed in Iran

    TEHRAN, Aug. 04 (MNA) – The historic bridge of Aqqala, the only bridge of Iran with brick ornaments, was designed and built in the Safavid dynasty era. The 800-old bridge was damaged 6 years ago after an unprecedented flood hit the northern city of Aqqala in Golestan province of Iran.

  •  هقته دوم کورس اسبدوانی بندرترکمن‎ 2017-07-08 21:33

    By: Ali Akbar Jafari

    Horse racing in Bandar Torkaman

    BANDAR TORKAMAN, Jul. 08 (MNA) – The second week of summer horse racing competitions were held on Friday in Bandar Torkaman, Golestan province.

  • دیدار وزیر کار با خانواده های حادثه دیدگان معدن گلستان 2017-05-26 22:59

    By: Raheleh Hesari

    Labor min. meets with bereaved families of miners

    TEHRAN, May. 26 (MNA) – Iranian Minister of Cooperatives, Labor and Social Welfare Ali Rabiei met with the bereaved families of the miners of the Zemestanyurt coal mine. An explosion at a depth of 1,200 meters in a tunnel of the mine on 3 May 2017, claimed the lives of 42 miners.

  • ادامه امداد رسانی به معدنچیان یورت 2017-05-09 10:28

    Zemestanyurt mine explosion;

    Rescue operations underway, 42 bodies unearthed so far

    AZADSHAHR, May 09 (MNA) – Executive Assistant of Constructional Affairs of Golestan province Reza Morrowati said the rescue operations and debris removal are still underway in Zemestanyurt mine, while so far 42 dead bodies have been taken out from under the debris.

  • امداد رسانی به معدنچیان یورت 2017-05-08 13:06

    13 more bodies unearthed from Zemestanyurt mine

    TEHRAN, May 08 (MNA) – Head of Golestan province's emergency services has reported on discovery of 13 new bodies in Zemestanyurt coal mine in northern Iran.

  • سفر حسن روحانی رئیس جمهور به گلستان 2017-05-07 12:05

    Rouhani visits coal mine explosion site

    AZADSHAHR, May 07 (MNA) – President Hassan Rouhani arrived in Azadshahr in the northern Iranian province of Golestan to personally visit the site of the coal mine explosion.

  • امداد رسانی به معدنچیان یورت 2017-05-06 16:24

    Zemestanyurt mine contractor summoned to court

    TEHRAN, May 06 (MNA) – Chief Justice of Golestan province announced the contractor of Zemestanyurt mine in Azadshahr was summoned to the court.

  • امداد رسانی به معدنچیان یورت در استان گلستان 2017-05-05 14:18

    By: Ali Akbar Jafari

    Rescue efforts underway in north of Iran

    TEHRAN, May. 05 (MNA) – Rescue and relief operations to save the miners trapped at Zemestanyurt mine in northern province of Golestan are still undergoing. An explosion in the coal mine on Wednesday killed at least 35 workers and injured scores.

  • ریزش معدن یورت در استان گلستان 2017-05-04 08:38

    By: Bahar Shaghayegh

    Zemestanyurt mine collapse in Golestan province

    GORGAN, May 04 (MNA) – An explosion in a coal mine in northern Iran on Wednesday killed at least 35 workers and injured scores.

  • Mine explosion 2017-05-04 08:28

    At least 35 miners reported dead after mine explosion in north of Iran

    GORGAN, May 04 (MNA) – All the trapped miners are thought to be dead after a huge explosion in Zemestanyurt coal mine in northern Iran on Wednesday.

  • زیارتگاه خالد نبی 2017-04-30 09:26

    By: Aboutaleb Nadri

    Shrine of Khalid Nabi

    GONBAD KAVOUS, Apr. 30 (MNA) – Shrine of Khalid Nabi, a pre-Islamic prophet , is a beautiful place surrounded with a strange cemetery. Located in a mountainous area of Turkmen Sahra, the shrine hosts hundreds of visitors during the spring.

  • Iran-Kazakhstan 2017-04-08 12:48

    Iranian, Kazakh provinces ink agricultural MoU

    TEHRAN, Apr. 08 (MNA) – Head of Gorgan Chamber of Commerce said a cooperation agreement has been inked in agriculture sector between Iran’s Golestan province and Kyzylorda Region of Kazakhstan.

  • روز طبیعت در گرگان 2017-04-03 11:04

    By: Raheleh Hesari

    Gorgan celebrates Nature Day

    GORGAN, Apr. 03 (MNA) – Many families in Gorgan, Golestan province, left their houses on the Nature Day to spend outdoors and enjoy the beauties of nature.

  • کمپ های نوروزی در استان گلستان 2017-03-30 12:32

    By: Raheleh Naseri

    Nowruz camps in Gorgan

    GORGAN, Mar. 30 (MNA) – Gorgan in Golestan province hosts many tourists around the country during Nowruz holdilays.

  • بازار خرید شب عید در گرگان 2017-03-17 20:27

    By: Rahele Hesari

    Nowruz shopping in Gorgan

    GORGAN, Mar. 17 (MNA) – Many people took to the streets of Gorgan in Golestan province in the last days of the year for Nowruz shopping.

  • اختتامیه جشنواره موسیقی آوای فجر گلستان 2017-02-03 13:37

    By: Raheleh Hesari

    Avaye Fajr Music Fest. concluded in Gorgan

    TEHRAN, Feb. 02 (MNA) – The Avaye Fajr Music Festival of Golestan province wrapped up late on Wednesday after the performance of all ensembles and bands competing in the event and rewarding the winners.

  • مراسم بزرگداشت استاد محمدرضا لطفی در گرگان 2017-01-07 14:04

    By: Raheleh Hesari

    Commemoration of late maestro Lotfi

    TEHRAN, Jan. 07 (MNA) – A ceremony was held Fri. in Golestan province in honor of the 70th birth anniversary of legendary Iranian musician late Mohammad Reza Lotfi renowned for his mastery of the Tar and Setar whose death marked a crucial turning point in the history of classical Persian music.

  • دهمین جشنوراه بین المللی فرهنگ اقوام ایرانی 2017-01-01 14:11

    By: Raheleh Hesari

    10th intl. festival of ethnic groups

    GORGAN, Jan. 01, (MNA) – ‌The 10th international festival of Iranian ethnic groups' culture was held in Gorgan, Golestan province.

  • appliances 2016-12-21 14:39

    Intl. Household Appliances expo. underway in Golestan

    TEHRAN, Dec. 21 (MNA) – The 15th International Exhibition of Household Appliances opened on Tuesday in Golestan province with attendance of 51 domestic and foreign companies.

  • رهبر معظم انقلاب حضرت آیت الله خامنه ای 2016-12-15 12:44

    Leader urges ‘collective responsibility’ in defending Establishment

    TEHRAN, Dec. 15 (MNA) – Leader of the Islamic Republic has said only a collective responsibility to defend ideals of the system would abort enemies’ plots.

  • سفر استاندار گلستان و هییت همراه به اوکتاوو قزاقستان 2016-12-08 16:59

    By: Farhad Shadkam

    Governor of Golestan's visit to Kazakhstan

    GORGAN, Dec. 08 (MNA) – Governor of Golestan, heading a delegation, visited Mangystau in Aktau of Kazakhstan.

  • همایش بزرگداشت روز جهانی معلولان 2016-12-04 15:21

    By: Milad Najjari

    Iran marks Intl. Day of Persons with Disabilities

    GORGAN, Dec. 04 (MNA) – A ceremony has been held in Gorgan, Golestan province, to mark the International Day of Persons with Disabilities. The occasion is aimed at raising public awareness about the need of the disabled people.

  • بارش برف پاییزی در گرگان 2016-11-26 14:49

    By: Raheleh Hesari

    Autumn snow in Gorgan

    GORGAN, Nov. 26 (MNA) – Autumn snow whitened Gorgan's nature in Golestan province.

  • بارش برف پاییزی در گرگان / عکس : میلاد نجاری 2016-11-23 18:14

    By: Nora Jafari, Milad Najjari

    Gorgan under snow

    GORGAN, Nov. 23 (MNA) – Autumn snow whitened the nature of Gorgan in Golestan province.

  • راهپیمایی 13 آبان در گرگان 2016-11-03 19:35

    Gorgan streets host Nov. 4 rallies

    GORGAN, Nov. 03 (MNA) – Northern Caspian province of Golestan has seen the high turnout of the public in commemoration of the historic day of November 4 1979 and take-over of the US embassy.

  • کراپ‌شده - خرس قهوه ای 2016-10-12 20:37

    Brown bear, cub sighted in Kordkuy

    KORDKUY, Oct. 12 (MNA) – Two environmental patrol officers have recorded video of a female brown bear and her cub in Kordkuy.

  • پس روی چشمگیر دریا از ساحل گلستان 2016-10-07 17:41

    By: Nora Jafari

    Shoreline retreat in Gorgan Gulf

    GORGAN, Oct. 07 (MNA) – Caspian Sea is the largest enclosed inland body of water on Earth by area. It is retreating from its southeast part, the Gorgan Gulf. The tragedy has gone so far that now has become a crisis for the region.

  • دیدار استاندار گلستان با سفیر اتریش 2016-09-27 15:53

    Austrian economy delegation to travel to N Iran

    TEHRAN, Sep. 27 (MNA) – Austrian ambassador to Tehran told the officials of Iranian northern province of Golestan on Tuesday that an economic delegation will travel to the province in the near future.

  • هفته قهرمانی کورس اسبدوانی تابستانه بندرترکمن 2016-08-06 16:36

    By: Ali Akbar Jafari

    Summer horse racing competitions in Bandar Torkaman

    GORGAN, Aug. 06 (MNA) – The fifth and final week of summer horse racing course championship was held on Friday in northern city of Bandar Torkaman in Golestan Province, Iran.

  • نمای هوایی از استان گلستان 2016-08-02 12:19

    By: Milad Najjari

    Aerial view of Golestan province

    GORGAN, Aug. 02 (MNA) – Golestan province is located in the north-east of Iran, southeast of the Caspian Sea. The region has been a frequent destination to large number of lovers of nature swarming the province seeking a tranquil retreat from city hustle and bustle. Being part of Iran's northeastern borders, Golestan Province is a hub of economic, agricultural and business exchanges with foreign countries namely Turkmenistan and South Ossetia.