• حال و هوای حرم امام رضا (ع) 2017-11-18 18:54

    By: Hamid Foroughi

    Muslims mourn Imam Reza martyrdom anniv.

    TEHRAN, Nov. 18 (MNA) – Sunday marks the martyrdom anniversary of Imam Reza, the 8th Imam of Shias, who is buried in Iranian north-eastern city of Mashhad. On this occasion, Mehr News Agency’s photographer has photographed the holy shrine in these days.

  • حرکت کاروان زائران پیاده به سمت مشهد 2017-11-18 15:11

    By: Ramin Saffari

    Iranians' pilgrimage to Mashhad

    MASHHAD, Nov. 18 (MNA) – Pilgrims of Imam Reza march toward Mashhad on foot in order to participate in the mourning ceremony of the 8th Imam.

  • قطار برقی 2017-11-16 15:02

    VP issues permit for Chinese financing electrified rail

    TEHRAN, Nov. 16 (MNA) –According to a permit released on Thursday, Iranian government allowed the economy ministry to issue guarantees for Chinese Exim Bank for financing Tehran-Mashhad rail electrification.

  • مراسم رونمایی از آثار استاد فرشچیان و استاد زمانی در موزه قرآن حرم مطهر رضوی 2017-11-12 19:06

    By: Ramin Saffari

    Farshchian’s 18th work endowed to Imam Reza Museum in Mashhad

    TEHRAN, Nov. 12 (MNA) – At a ceremony, the 18th painting of Master Mahmoud Farshchian endowed to Imam Reza Museum of Astan Quds Razavi in Mashhad was unveiled on the wall on Sunday. The work is title, Arsh-e bar- Zamin (the Divine Throne on the Earth). Also a Quran calligraphy on stone, by Master Zamanian, was unveiled at the event.

  • بازار فرش مشهد 2017-10-25 17:00

    By: Ramin Saffari

    Mashhad’s carpet market

    TEHRAN, Oct. 25 (MNA) – Mashhad is best known for being one of the most important regions specializing in weaving carpets. The art of weaving carpets is regarded highly in the province which is considered as a center of carpet production and trade.

  • سومین دوره مسابقات موتور کراس قهرمانی کشور در مشهد‎ 2017-10-07 14:06

    By: Ramin Saffari

    Mashhad plays host to National Motocross C'ship

    MASHHAD, Oct. 07 (MNA) – The third edition of National Motocross Championship took place on Friday in Samen al-Aeme Sports Complex located in the northeast Iranian of Mashhad.

  • افتتاح رسمی ورزشگاه امام رضا (ع) 2017-09-16 21:35

    By: Ramin Saffari

    Most modern stadium opened in Mashhad

    TEHRAN, Sep. 16 (MNA) –Imam Reza Stadium of Mashhad, the capital city of northeastern province of Khorasan Razavi, was officially opened on Saturday with a football match between the Team of Mashhad and the Team of Karbala, from Iraqi city of Karbala. The venue is believed to be the most modern stadium of Iran so far.

  • مراسم اهدا مدال‌های علیرضا دبیر به موزه آستان قدس رضوی 2017-09-06 19:10

    By: Ramin Saffari

    Former wrestling champ. bestows medals to Imam Reza Museum

    TEHRAN, Sep. 06 (MNA) –Alireza Dabir, the former Iranian world champion of wrestling attended at Museum of Astan Quds Razavi in Mashad on Wednesday to offer his world medals to the museum. A tradition founded by popular Iranian wrestler Gholamreza Takhti who gave his medals to the holy shrine.

  • الاعرجی 2017-08-15 11:32

    Iraqi interior min. pays pilgrimage visit to Mashhad

    TEHRAN, Aug. 15 (MNA) – Iraq Interior Minister Qasim al-Araji paid a pilgrimage visit to Mashhad on Tuesday.

  •  اهدای توپ طلا مهدی طارمی به موزه آستان قدس رضوی 2017-08-13 16:30

    By: Saeed Goli

    Top soccer player donates golden ball to Astan Quds

    MASHHAD, Aug. 13 (MNA) – Mahdi Taromi, the top soccer player in the Iran's Premier League, donated his golden ball to the Astan Quds Razavi Central Museum in Mashhad, Khorasan Razavi province.

  • Flower Strewing at Razavi Holy Shrine 2017-07-27 19:00

    By: Masoud Nouzari

    Flower strewing at Razavi Holy Shrine

    TEHRAN, Jul. 27 (MNA) – Concurrent with the birthday anniversary of Fatima Masumeh, the sister of the eighth Imam Reza, hundreds of Iranians gathered at Razavi Holy Shrine in Mashhad to pay tribute to the Lady of Benevolence. Hazrat Masumeh's shrine in Qom is considered one of the most significant Shi'i shrines in Iran.

  • razavi shrine 2017-07-27 11:44

    Greek teacher converts to Islam in Razavi Holy Shrine

    TEHRAN, Jul. 27 (MNA) – Coincident with the birthday of Hazrat Masoumeh, the sister of the eighth Imam Reza, a Greek teacher converted to Islam in the Holy Shrine of Imam Reza in Mashhad, Iran.

  • Tehran-Mashhad Railway 2017-07-25 12:44

    Iran, China ink contract to electrify Tehran-Mashhad railway

    TEHRAN, Jul. 25 (MNA) – A contract was inked today between Iran and China to supply necessary finance to the Tehran-Mashhad railway electrification project.

  • باستان شناسی 2017-07-09 13:16

    Sassanid-era pottery unearthed in Mashhad’s Bazeh Hoor

    MASHHAD, Jul. 09 (MNA) – Archealogists have unearthed a number of potterywares in Bazeh Hoor site in Mashhad which belongs to the Sassanid and early Islamic eras (224 to 651 AD).

  • وزارت اطلاعات 2017-07-06 14:03

    21 ISIL terrorists arrested in Mashhad

    MASHHAD, Jul. 06 (MNA) – Iran’s intelligence forces have arrested 21 ISIL-affiliated terrorists who had been planning to carry out attacks in city of Mashhad, Deputy Prosecutor of Mashhad said Thursday.

  • razavi 2017-06-14 21:16

    2nd Intl. Conf. on Female Promoters of Razavi Culture

    TEHRAN, Jun. 14 (MNA) – Coinciding with the selection of Mashhad as the Cultural Capital of Islamic World and the 15th Imam Reza (AS) Intl. Festival, Mashhad will host enthusiasts to participate in the 2nd International Conference on Female Propagators of Razavi Culture.

  • همدردی با افغانستان 2017-06-02 17:38

    Iranians light candles at Consulate General of Afghanistan

    TEHRAN, Jun. 02 (MNA) – Dozens of Iranians and Afghan residents in Mashhad, placed candles in front of the Consulate General of Afghanistan in the northeastern city of Iran to offer sympathies on Kabul terrorist attack.

  • ضیافت افطاری در حرم مطهر امام رضا (ع) 2017-05-31 14:28

    By: Ramin Saffari

    Iftar banquet at Holy Shrine of Imam Reza

    MASHHAD, May 31 (MNA) – Imam Reza's Holy Shrine in Mashhad, Khorasan Razavi province, hosts every night hundreds of fast people for Iftar banquet during holy month of Ramadan.

  • شادی هواداران حسن روحانی در همدان 2017-05-21 16:18

    By: Jahangir, Hamikhah

    Post-election celebrations across Iran

    MASHHAD, May 21 (MNA) – Iranian people across the country took to the streets to celebrate the reelection of President Rouhani in Presidential elections, announced on Saturday.

  • آغاز به کار نشست تخصصی کشورهای اسلامی وزرای امور زنان در مشهد 2017-04-27 16:11

    By: Ramin Saffari

    Women affairs ministers of Islamic countries meet in Mashhad

    MASHHAD, Apr. 27 (MNA) – “Specialized Summit of Women Affairs Ministers from Islamic countries” kicked off on Thursday in Mashahd having Iranian minister Shahindokht Molverdi in attendance.

  • Moscow Halal Expo. 2017-04-23 21:41

    Iran to attend Moscow Halal Expo.

    TEHRAN, Apr. 23 (MNA) – Chief Executive of Tatarstan Investment Development Agency Taliya Minullina has invited Iran's Halal industry to take part in Moscow Halal Expo.

  • quake 2017-04-05 11:32

    Mashhad quake updates;

    2 bodies uncovered in Sefid Sang village

    TEHRAN, Apr. 05 (MNA) – A magnitude 6.1 earthquake struck 76 km east-southeast of the city of Mashhad in northeastern Iran on Wednesday.

  • افتتاح ورزشگاه امام رضا با حضور توليت آستانه قدس در مشهد‎ 2017-03-15 13:46

    By: Ramin Saffari

    Imam Reza Stadium inaugurated

    MASHHAD, Mar. 15 (MNA) – The Imam Reza Stadium, sponsored and built by guardianship of Astan Quds Razavi, was inaugurated on Tuesday in Mashhad, Khorasan Razavi province.

  • رزمایش پدافند غیر عامل امداد و نجات و امنیت روانی توسط بسیج طلاب و روحانیون خراسان رضوی‎ 2017-03-03 17:21

    By: Ramin Saffari

    Passive defense maneuver in Mashhad

    MASHHAD, Mar. 03 (MNA) – An exercise of rescue and relief operations, passive defense measures, and psychological security was held early on Friday, by Basiji students of the religious schools of Mashhad.

  • سوز، سرما، سفیدی، سیاهی 2017-02-19 16:35

    By: Ramin Saffari

    Snowfall in Mashhad

    TEHRAN, Feb. 19 (MNA) – Snow cover depth in Mashhad, Khorasan Razavi province, reached 29 cm since Friday.

  • Bishr Yazigi 2017-01-24 13:54

    Syria, resistance axis for Muslim world

    MASHHAD, Jan. 24 (MNA) – Minister of Culture and Islamic Guidance Reza Salehi Amiri, hoping for the continuation of the security and dignity of Syria, said the country is the resistance axis of the Muslim world.

  • takhti cup 2017-01-20 22:02

    Iran claims Takhti wrestling cup title

    MASHHAD, Jan. 20 (MNA) – Iranian wrestling Greco-Roman and Freestyle teams have been crowned as the champions of the 37th edition of Takhti Cup on Friday.

  • مسابقات کورس اسب دوانی قهرمانی کشور در مشهد 2017-01-15 15:54

    By: Ramin Saffari

    Horse racing competition in Mashhad

    MASHHAD, Jan. 15 (MNA) – The second week of winter horse racing course championship was held on Friday in Mashhad, Khorasan Razavi province.

  • مراسم ترحیم آیت الله رفسنجانی در حرم رضوی 2017-01-13 14:55

    By: Ramin Saffari

    Tribute ceremony for Ayat. Hashemi in Mashhad

    TEHRAN, Jan. 13 (MNA) – A big gathering of people, officials, diplomats, and military staff attended the Holy shrine of Imam Reza in Mashhad where a tribute procession was held for the demise of Ayatollah Hashemi Rafsanjani. The late Ayatollah passed away on Sunday after a heart attack at age 82.

  • کشتی پهلوانی 2017-01-11 13:36

    Pahlavani wrestling roster released for Takhti Cup

    TEHRAN, Jan. 11 (MNA) – Two pahlavani teams will represent Iran at the International Senior Free style, Greco-Roman and Pahlavani wrestling Tournament ‘Takhti Cup’ to convene in Mashhad.