Iranian Women



  • فریبا محمدیان 2017-10-29 14:52

    Women's Deputy Minister of Sport:

    Women's presence in stadiums likely

    TEHRAN, Oct. 29 (MNA) – Women's Deputy Minister of Sport, Fariba Mohammadia said positive measures were being taking to pave the path for presence of Iranian women at stadiums.

  • خوشرو 2017-10-28 08:30

    Iran’s UN envoy:

    Women primary victims of terrorist groups

    TEHRAN, Oct. 28 (MNA) – Iran’s UN envoy Khoshroo has stated that women have been and continue to be the primary victims of large-scale, often systematic violence.

  • iranmal 2017-10-10 14:19

    Iranian, Malaysian women to bolster trade relations

    TEHRAN, Oct. 10 (MNA) – A Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) was inked between Iran Malaysia Women Business Forum (IMWBF) and Women Entrepreneur Network of Malaysia (WENA) to elevate bilateral trade ties and boost investment opportunities.

  • مسابقات قایقرانی بانوان 2017-08-11 19:26

    By: Asghar Khamseh

    Female paddlers compete in Tehran

    TEHRAN, Aug. 11 (MNA) – Different kayaking teams of women competed in the Premier League of Iran’s Women flat water kayaking on Thursday at Azadi Lake of Tehran.

  • همایش بانوان حامی حسن روحانی 2017-05-10 12:09

    By: Maryam Kamyab

    Rouhani attends women’s gathering in Tehran

    TEHRAN, May 10 (MNA) – President Hassan Rouhani attended a gathering of women at Shiroudi Stadium in Tehran as part of his campaign for the country’s upcoming presidential election.

  • بسکتبال بانوان 2017-05-03 18:11

    Sports min. calls for restoring rights of women basketballers

    TEHRAN, May 03 (MNA) – Sports Minister Soltanifar, in a letter to FIBA president, appreciated his assistance for presence of Muslim women in sportive events while wearing hijab.

  • khoshroo 2017-03-17 11:11

    Women's election victories in Iran instance of their success stories

    NEW YORK, Mar. 17 (MNA) – Iran’s permanent representative envoy to the UN said Iranian women have crossed boundaries, overtaking university entrance exams, and are also highly encouraged to enter into medicine, science, technology and engineering disciplines.

  • باران هادیزاده 2017-01-17 12:56

    By: Marjan Golpira

    Female motorcycle racer takes the road less travelled

    TEHRAN, Jan. 17 (MNA) – Up at the crack of dawn Baran Hadizadeh starts her day of motocross practice, a routine she goes for three times a week.

  • جهانگیری 2017-01-14 15:17


    Government, System should not be vilified in media

    TEHRAN, Jan. 14 (MNA) – First deputy-president has criticized conduct of media critical of Rouhani’s government of depicting a grim image of the situation, while they should provide the public with transparent information and avoid propaganda war.

  •  دیدار جمعی از نخبگان دانشگاه صنعتی شریف با حضرت آیت الله خامنه ای رهبر انقلاب 2017-01-02 18:33


    Mere scientific progress ‘insufficient for nation’s salvation’

    TEHRAN, Jan. 02 (MNA) – Leader of the Islamic Revolution has recommended elites and academia to embrace spiritual values and ideals of the Revolution to provide enduring happiness to the nation.

  • حسن روحانی 2016-12-11 13:35


    Ethnic, religious diversity opportunity for national unity

    TEHRAN, Dec. 11 (MNA) – Iran’s Hassan Rouhani has told a meeting of Sunni clerics and religious leaders his government has priorities to maximize national unity through incorporating minority religious and ethnic groups into his government’s architecture.

  • رخشان بنی اعتماد در هرات 2016-10-20 18:22

    Herat film fest. honors Iran’s Rakhshan Bani E’temad

    TEHRAN, Oct. 20 (MNA) – Iranian renowned female director, Rakhshan Bani E’temad, was awarded at the 4th International Women's Film Festival in Herat city of Afghanistan for a life-long contribution to women’s cinema.

  • female cyclists 2016-08-31 14:16

    By: Marjohn Sheikhi

    To cycle or not to cycle: Controversy of female cyclists in Iran

    TEHRAN, Aug. 31 (MNA) – Women in Iran are still not sure if cycling in public for their daily commute is legal or conforms to Sharia law. Now with more and more people wanting to join the environmental campaign ‘Tuesdays without Cars’, the question has once again taken center stage in media outlets and daily conversations.

  •  مسابقات تکواندو بانوان وزن ۵۷ کیلوگرم المپیک ریو ۲۰۱۶ 2016-08-28 16:23

    By: Marjohn Sheikhi

    Kimia’s bronze shines golden in Iranian women’s eyes

    TEHRAN, Aug. 28 (MNA) – Kimia Alizadeh, an 18-year-old taekwondoka, made history in Iran women’s sports as she became the first Iranian women to ever win a medal at the Olympic Games.

  • زنان در طبیعت 2016-08-13 22:35

    By: Layla Ghodratollahi Fard

    Shahsevan nomad women

    ARDEBIL, Aug. 13 (MNA) – Hectic women of Shahsevan nomadic tribes play key role in the economic life of their community, usually hosted by Sabalan outskirts during spring and summer.

  • شهر سوخته سیستان 2016-07-26 20:15

    Sculpture of ancient woman with prosthetic eyes to be erected

    KERMAN, Jul. 26 (MNA) – An archaeologist in Kerman has said her team has provided the conditions for any artist to erect the sculpture of Burnt City’s ancient women which had reportedly prosthetic eyes.

  • اجتماع 12000 نفری عفاف و حجاب بسیج وزارتخانه ها در میدان فلسطین 2016-07-12 14:55

    Iranian women rally to promote hijab

    TEHRAN, Jul. 12 (MNA) – Iranian women took to the streets across the country to announce their support for hijab on the occasion of Hijab and Chastity National Day on Monday.

  • زنان دردامان طبيعت 2016-07-10 22:17

    By: Leila Ghodratollahi Fard

    Hard-working women of nature

    GORGAN, Jul. 10 (MNA) – Northern province of Golestan is economically dependent on agriculture and women play a key role in running the industry though in a traditional way.

  • سمینار زنان،صلح و توسعه پایدار 2016-05-13 14:37

    By: Lachin Rezaian

    Women key to world peace

    TEHRAN, May 13 (MNA) – Women can play an important role in establishing peace and its continuation in the world, this was the message conveyed during Iran-Japan joint Symposium on "Women, Peace and Sustainable Development."

  • نمایشگاه نقش آفرینی زنان در توسعه پایدار 2016-02-19 11:14

    By: Mohammad Mahdi Maleki

    Expo on 'Women's Role in Sustainable Development'

    SHAHREZA, Feb. 19 (MNA) – Exhibition on 'Women's Role in Sustainable Development' with emphasis on resistance economy, entrepreneurship and self-employment was held in the city of Shahreza in Isfahan province.

  • همایش ملی زنان،اعتدال و توسعه با حضور حجت الاسلام حسن روحانی رئیس جمهور 2016-02-07 13:47

    By: Hossein Esmaeili

    Rouhani in 'Women, Moderation and Development' conf.

    TEHRAN, Feb. 07 (MNA) – The national conference on 'Women, Moderation and Development' opened here on Sunday with participation of Iranian President Hassan Rouhani.

  • همایش ملی زنان،اعتدال و توسعه با حضور حجت الاسلام حسن روحانی رئیس جمهور 2016-02-07 13:33

    Pres. Rouhani:

    Providing opportunities for women govt.'s duty

    TEHRAN, Feb. 07 (MNA) – President Hassan Rouhani said it is the responsibility of government to pave the way for women’s active participation, moderating the difference between the genders in the society.

  • rouhani 2016-02-07 12:21

    Rouhani inaugurates conf. on women, moderation, development

    TEHRAN, Feb. 07 (MNA) – The second National Conference on Women, Moderation, and Development was inaugurated by President Hassan Rouhani on Sunday at Tehran's Islamic Summit Conference Hall.

  • تکواندو بانوان - مداح 2015-11-08 11:51

    Women taekwondokas start training camp

    TEHRAN, Nov. 08 (MNA) – Iran’s national female taekwondo team started the new round of training for 2016 Asian Continental Olympics.

  • تهیه ترشی خانگی 2015-11-07 15:20

    By: Maryam Davarnia

    Homemade pickles

    TEHRAN, Nov. 07 (MNA) – Iranian women make homemade pickles, along with the health benefits, they are useful and tasty seasons for everyday meals; and in some cases it has turned into a household business and entrepreneurship.

  • فوتسال بانوان مالزی 2015-09-21 23:52

    Iran female players win 1st fixture Asian Champs

    NILAI, Sep. 21 (MNA) – In their first match at AFC Women's Futsal Championship in Malaysian town of Nilai, Iranians defeated Hong Kong 6-0.

  • expo 2015-08-29 22:47

    Tehran to hold expo on women’s role in sustainable development

    TEHRAN, Aug. 29 (MNA) – Tehran will hold the 2nd International Exhibition & Conference on Role of Women in Sustainable Development in September.

  • handball 2015-08-04 15:15

    Iran women's handball team to attend Asian games

    TEHRAN, Aug. 04 (MNA) – Iran's national team of junior women handballers left Tehran for Kazakhstan on Tuesday to take part at 13th edition of Asian Women’s Junior Handball Championship.

  • مسابقات قهرمانی باشگاه های دو و میدانی جانبازان و معصومین 2015-07-31 13:32

    By: Hossain Razaghnejad

    Women Para-athletics competitions

    TEHRAN, Jul. 31 (MNA) – The women Para-athletics competitions of Iranian clubs were held in Tehran on Thursday.