Kurdistan Province



  • خسارات زلزله در سنندج 2017-11-13 09:24

    By: Mobin Paymankar

    Earthquake devastation in Sanandaj

    SANANDAJ, Nov. 13 (MNA) – A 7.3 Richter earthquake on Iran-Iraq border has caused devastating damage to Iranian western province of Kurdistan, as well as Kermanshah. At least 200 are reported dead, with over 1600 injured.

  • مسابقات بین المللی کیوکوشین کاراته در سنندج 2017-10-29 15:52

    By: Mobin Paymankar

    Intl. Kyokushinkai competition in Sanandaj

    SANANDAJ, Oct. 29 (MNA) – International Kyokushin Kaikan competition in Sanandaj, Kurdistan province, on Sunday. Five foreign teams and three Iranian outfits will be competing in the event.

  • مسابقات قوی ترین مردان ایران در سنندج‎ 2017-09-23 20:43

    By: Mobin Peimankar

    Iran's strongest men's tournament in Sanandaj

    SANANDAJ, Sep. 23 (MNA) – The third tournament of the strongest men in Iran in the memory of 5400 martyrs of Kurdistan province was held in Sanandaj, attended by athletes from all over the country at Azadi Hall.

  • برگزاری جشنواره بین المللی بازی های بومی محلی در مریوان 2017-09-08 12:39

    By: Mobin Peymankar

    6th intl. festival of local games in Marivan

    MARIVAN, Sep. 08 (MNA) – The sixth edition of the International Festival of Local Games was held in Iranian western city of Marivan with teams from Georgia, Azerbaijan, and Iraqi Kurdistan vying. The Iraqis are attending with two teams and the Iranian contestants are in 8 teams from 6 provinces.

  • سپاه پاسداران 2017-06-23 13:24

    IRCG destructs terrorist cell in Kurdistan

    TEHRAN, Jun. 23 (MNA) – The public relations office of IRGC’s Hamzeh HQ released a communiqué early on Friday recounting the destruction of a 4-member terrorist cell in Kurdistan province.

  • جشنواره بادبادک ها در سنندج 2017-05-26 15:01

    By: Mobin Peymankar

    Children fly kites in Sanandaj

    SANANDAJ, May. 26 (MNA) – A festival of kite flying was held on Wednesday in Sanandaj, Kurdistan province, to commemorate the 36th anniversary of liberation of Khorramshahr.

  • سفر رئیس جمهور به استان کردستان 2017-03-26 14:39

    By: Aryan Nasrollahi

    Pres. Rouhani visits Kurdistan province

    SANADAJ, Mar. 26 (MNA) – During his one-day visit to Kurdistan province, President Hassan Rouhani, accompanied by a big delegation of ministers, opened a petrochemical plant and some other infrastructural projects.

  • بارش برف در کردستان 2017-03-14 13:57

    By: Aryan Nasrollahi

    Snow whitens Kurdistan

    SANANDAJ, Mar. 14 (MNA) – In the last days of the year, winter snow whitened the cities of Kurdistan province that led to heavy traffic on the roads.

  • جشن نوروز کردستان 2017-03-10 12:49

    By: Aryan Nasrollahi

    Palangan village welcomes spring

    SANANDAJ, Mar. 10 (MNA) – Palangan is a village in Kurdistan province which has a virgin nature with fantastic architecture. They welcome spring by celebrating Nowruz.

  • کنسرت ارکستر فیلارمونیک کردستان 2017-03-06 11:23

    By: Aryan Nasrollahi

    Kurdistan Philharmonic Orchestra

    SANANDAJ, Mar. 06 (MNA) – Kurdistan Philharmonic Orchestra, led by Mehdi Ahmadi, had a performance in Sanandaj, Kurdistan province, on Sunday.

  • طبیعیت برفی استان کردستان 2017-02-05 09:32

    By: Saeed Goli

    Snowy shadow & light

    SANANDAJ, Feb. 05 (MNA) – Beautiful Kurdistan nature, whitened by snow, has turned into a magnificent shadow and light play these days.

  • امداد رسانی در مرز باشماق مریوان 2017-01-29 16:45

    By: Amirali Razzaghi

    Avalanche fall in Kurdistan

    MARIVAN, Jan. 29 (MNA) – Rescue workers helped a vehicle and its passengers caught in the avalanche, fell in the past two days in the border city of Bashmaq in Marivan, Kurdistan province.

  • کنسرت موسیقی کیهان کلهر در سنندج 2017-01-23 17:43

    By: Arian Nasrollahi

    Kayhan Kalhor performs in Sanandaj

    SANANDAJ, Jan. 23 (MNA) – Kayhan Kalhor is an Iranian Kamancheh player, composer and master of classical Kurdish and Iranian traditional music. He performed on Sunday in Sanandaj, Kurdistan province.

  • مجموعه دار مداد رنگی 2017-01-04 20:14

    By: Aryan Nasrollahi

    Colored pencils collector

    TEHRAN, Jan. 04 (MNA) – A group of officials in Kurdistan province, visited Mohammad Saleh Abdolsamadi, who spent 68 years of his life collecting colored pencils from 49 countries.

  • کنسرت موسیقی همایون شجریان 2016-12-25 13:56

    By: Aryan Nasrollahi

    Homayoun Shajarian performs in Sanandaj

    SANANDAJ, Dec. 24 (MNA) – Homayoun Shajarian, talented son of Iran's grand master vocalist Mohammad Reza Shajarian, held a concert in Sanandaj on Saturday evening.

  • بارش برف پاییزی‎ در سنندج 2016-12-20 13:21

    By: Aryan Nasrollahi

    Snowfall in Sanandaj

    SANANDAJ, Dec. 20 (MNA) – Snowfall in the last day of autumn whitened Sanandaj of Kurdistan province entirely.

  • باستان شناسی 2016-10-04 20:29

    3 tombs uncovered in western province

    SANANDAJ, Oct. 04 (MNA) – Excavations to demarcate Torkhanabad in Marivan in western province of Kurdistan, have uncovered three cemeteries where Islamic-era pottery, architecture, and human remains abound.

  • بیست‌ونهمین همایش جشن گلریزان با حضور حجت‌الاسلام والمسلمین محمدجعفر منتظری دادستان کل کشور واصغر جهانگیر رئیس سازمان زندانها 2016-08-17 15:56


    Illegaly-acting diplomats should be deported

    TEHRAN, Aug. 17 (MNA) – Prosecutor-General had suggested Foreign Ministry deport foreign diplomats acting suspiciously in western province.

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    IRGC reveals details on European diplomats' illegal acts

    TEHRAN, Aug. 17 (MNA) – The passengers in the suspicious diplomatic vehicle that was stopped by IRGC intelligence forces in Kurdistan province were two notable French and English diplomats in Iran, a security official said Wed.

  • سرلشکر جعفری 2016-08-10 19:47

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    Border security indebted to IRGC, public mobilization

    SANANDAJ, Aug. 10 (MNA) – IRGC commander-in-chief has paid visit to headquarters in two border provinces of West Azerbaijan and Kurdistan.

  • پنجمین جشنواره بازی های بومی محلی و سوارکاری 2016-08-06 11:29

    By: Arian Nasrollahi

    Traditional Games Festival held in Sanandaj

    SANANDAJ, Aug. 06 (MNA) – Traditional Games Festival and riding competitions were held on Friday in Sanandaj, Kurdistan province.

  • وزارت اطلاعات 2016-08-03 15:52

    Intelligence destroys 102 members of Takfiri-terrorist circle

    TEHRAN, Aug. 03 (MNA) – Ministry of Intelligence has announced arrest of 102 sympathizers and mercenaries of Takfiris in western province of Kurdistan after long surveillance and secret operations.

  • فلاحت پیشه 2016-07-23 20:53

    IRGC arrests suspects in Dalahou terrorist episode

    KERMANSHAH, Jul. 23 (MNA) – IRGC intelligence sources have informed Mehr News of arrest of 3 suspects of Dalahou terrorist episode which had targeted Islamabad representative in the Parliament.

  • کنسرت عدنان کریم 2016-07-20 14:23

    By: Arian Nasrollahi

    Adnan Karim holds concert in Sanandaj

    SANANDAJ, Jul. 20 (MNA) – Kurdish well-known singer Adnan Karim held a concert in the Iranian northwestern city of Sanandaj, Kurdistan province, on Tuesday.

  • اختتامیه جشنواره بین المللی بازیهای بومی و محلی 2016-05-28 15:43

    By: Arian Nasrollahi

    Closing ceremony of Intl. Festival of Traditional Games

    MARIVAN, May 28 (MNA) – The fifth edition of the International Festival of Traditional and Local Games was closed on Saturday. The event started on Thursday with participation of 13 Iranian and foreign teams near Lake Zarivar in Marivan, Kurdistan Province of Iran.

  • اورامانات 2016-04-09 19:34

    Relics of ancient six-millennia-old village uncovered

    SANANDAJ, Apr. 09 (MNA) – Archaeologists in western province of Kurdistan have uncovered remains of a village, probably settled during sixth millennia BC, several miles from Sanandaj.

  • مراسم نوروز در سنندج 2016-03-28 10:56

    By: Arian Nasrollahi

    Nowruz celebration in Sanandaj

    Sanandaj, Mar. 28 (MNA) – Nowruz ceremony was held in Sanandaj, Kurdistan province, and the surrounding villages.

  •  آیین افتتاحیه دهمین جشنواره بین المللی فیلم‌های ۱۰۰ ثانیه ای 2016-03-02 17:33

    By: Arian Nasrollahi

    100 Second Films Festival kicks off

    SANANDAJ, Mar. 02 (MNA) – The 10th edition of International 100 Seconds Film Festival opened on Wednesday in Sanandaj, Kurdistan province of Iran.

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    70,000 yrs. old artifacts uncovered in caves of Sirvan Valley

    SANANDAJ, Dec. 30 (MNA) – Archaeological excavations in caves and rock shelters in Sirvan Valley in Kurdistan Province have led to the discovery of tools belonging to Stone Age hunters and primitive cavemen.

  • بارش برف در اراک 2015-12-16 12:05

    By: Aryan Nasrollahi

    Snow covers Arak, Sanandaj

    TEHRAN, Dec. 16 (MNA) – Following the reduced temperature, autumn snow covered Arak in Markazi Province and Sanandaj in Kurdistan Province.