• Kahjouye Kermani Orchestra online concert amid coronavirus

    Kahjouye Kermani Orchestra online concert amid coronavirus

    Kahjouye Kermani Orchestra performed online concert playing music pieces in Ganjali Khan Caravanserai, Southern Iran; Kerman, when the spread of coronavirus forced many Iranians to stay at home. Kerman, Iran. August 11, 2020. IRNA/Mohammadhadi Jalalpour.

  • Hamedan Bazaar, tourist attraction

    Hamedan Bazaar, tourist attraction

    Hamedan is a beautiful province in western Iran with many historical and tourist attractions, Hamedan city as the capital of this province is among the most ancient Iranian cities. Hamedan, Iran. August 11, 2020. IRNA/Adel Bakhoda.

  • IRNA marks Journalist Day

    IRNA marks Journalist Day

    IRNA Chief Mohammad-Reza Norouzpour, personnel as well as a number of reporters celebrated the Journalist Day at the premises of the News Agency in Tehran and commemorated the martyrdom of Mahmoud Saremi. Born in Boroujerd in western Iran in June 1968, Saremi was martyred by the Taliban in Mazar-i Sharif on August 8, 1998. The life of the journalist ended sadly but the day (August 8) became a red-letter day in Iran’s national calendar - Journalist Day. August 9, 2020. IRNA

  • Jameh Mosque of Semnan; Historical monument in central Iran

    Jameh Mosque of Semnan; Historical monument in central Iran

    Jame (Grand) Mosque of Semnan in central Iran is one of the ancient and historical monuments that according to historical records was built in the first Islamic century on the ruins of a Sassanid (226-651 CE) fire temple. Semnan, Iran. August 9, 2020. IRNA/Ali Akbar Bandari.

  • Malek historical house; tourist site in Tehran

    Malek historical house; tourist site in Tehran

    Malek historical house is part of the Malek National Museum and Library in Iran's Tehran. Malek historical house is more than 150 years old and was registered in Iran National Heritage List in 1997. Malek National Library and Museum in Tehran has the largest library of precious manuscripts. Tehran ,Iran. August 9, 2020. IRNA/Davoud Ghahardar.

  • Fath-Abad Garden; a glamorous tourist attraction in Southern Iran

    Fath-Abad Garden; a glamorous tourist attraction in Southern Iran

    Fathabad Garden (Biglar Beigi Mansion) is located about 25km from Iran's southeastern city of Kerman. It enjoys very outstanding ornaments including patterns which historians believe have been also used in Shahzdeh Garden in Mahan. The garden has not been registered as a "Persian Garden" by the UNESCO World Heritage, but is still a mesmerizing tourist attraction in the heart of Iran's world known deserts in southeast of the country. Kerman,Iran. August 7, 2020. IRNA/ Abouzar Ahmadizadeh.

  • Tehran’s Milad Tower goes black to sympathize with Lebanese people

    Tehran’s Milad Tower goes black to sympathize with Lebanese people

    Following the tragic explosion in Beirut and the death of dozens of citizens of this city, Tehran’s Milad Tower’s lights turned off as a sign of sympathy of the Iranians with the Lebanese people and the victims of the Beirut blast. Some Messages of condolence also projected on the tower via a video mapping performance. Tehran, Iran. August 7, 2020. IRNA/ Davoud Ghahardar.

  • Kowsar jet: Symbol of Iran's progress amidst heavy sanctions

    Kowsar jet: Symbol of Iran's progress amidst heavy sanctions

    Manufacturing Kowsar which is a short-range air support aircraft has put Iran among the few countries with the technology of designing and producing the 4th generation avionics and fire control systems. The aircraft will be produced in both single- and two-seat versions.

  • Kalamkari; admirable and noble art in Isfahan

    Kalamkari; admirable and noble art in Isfahan

    Kalamkari, Khatam, Termeh, and hand-woven carpets are among the most famous handicraft of Isfahan that fascinates foreign tourists, who purchase them as souvenirs. One can buy any Iranian souvenir or handicraft from Naqsh-e Jahan Square or the old Bazaar of Isfahan. Kalamkari art (Textile printing) is the ancient art of hand printing on cotton or silk fabric by natural dyes. Isfahan, Iran. August 5, 2020. IRNA/ Maryam Almomen.

  • Education Minister tours IRNA

    Education Minister tours IRNA

    Education Minister Mohsen Haj-Mirzaei met and held talks with IRNA Chief Mohammad-Reza Norouzpour at the news agency on Tuesday on the threshold of Journalist's Day. August 4, 2020. IRNA/ Hasan Shirvani

  • Hand harvesting grapes in Iran

    Hand harvesting grapes in Iran

    The photo album depicts farmers who hand-harvest grapes in the Iranian County of Kohgiluyeh. August 4, 2020. IRNA

  • Minister of Energy tours IRNA

    Minister of Energy tours IRNA

    Iranian Minister of Energy Reza Ardakanian met and held talks with IRNA Chief Mohammad-Reza Norouzpour at the news agency on Tuesday on the threshold of Journalist's Day. August 4, 2020. IRNA/ Hadi Laziri

  • Flamingos over Ghobadloo in Urmia lake

    Flamingos over Ghobadloo in Urmia lake

    Flamingos have returned to the shores of Ghobadloo five years after the revitalization of Urmia Lake. Flamingos of the lake are a large species called Phoenicopterus roseus (P. roseus ) that migrate to the African habitat in winter after laying eggs and hatching in Urmia lake. August 4, 2020. IRNA/Maryam Yousefi

  • Iran's Vice President and Head of the Martyrs and Veterans Affairs Foundation tours IRNA

    Iran's Vice President and Head of the Martyrs and Veterans Affairs Foundation tours IRNA

    Iran's Vice President and Head of the Martyrs and Veterans Affairs Foundation Saeed Ouhadi met and held talks with IRNA Chief Mohammad-Reza Norouzpour at the news agency on Monday. August 3, 2020. IRNA/ Seyed Saeid Reza Razavi

  • Birds Garden in Isfahan

    Birds Garden in Isfahan

    The photo album depicts some photos of the bird's garden in Isfahan Province, Iran. It is a beautiful recreational site that was built in the 1990s. More than 3,000 kinds of birds are kept in 130 different species such as parrots, ducks, flamingo, swans, peacocks, eagles, geese, crows, etc. August 3, 2020. IRNA

  • Nat’l marriage festival of Iranian tribes

    Nat’l marriage festival of Iranian tribes

    Some 9 Iranian tribes held an online marriage festival in the Province of Golestan. The photo album depicts their costumes, as well as their ceremonies. Aug 3, 2020. IRNA/ Raheleh Hesari

  • Iran arrests counter-revolutionary terrorist

    Iran arrests counter-revolutionary terrorist

    Jamshid Sharmahd who was arrested by the Iranian Intelligence Ministry recently confesses about terrorist operations during which tens of innocent people were killed and injured.

  • Austrian Envoy to Iran visits Chaharmahal-Bakhtiari Province

    Austrian Envoy to Iran visits Chaharmahal-Bakhtiari Province

    Austrian Ambassador to Tehran Stefan Scholz visits Chaharmahal and Bakhtiari Privince. he calls for utilization of the provincial tourist resorts to develop tourism. He met with Governor General of Chaharmahal and Bakhtiari province Eqbal Abbasi and took part in the joint meeting of Chaharmahal and Bakhtiari province with Austria. Shahrekord, Iran. August 3, 2020. IRNA/ Ahmad Riahi Dehkordi.

  • Managing Director of Iran's Nat'l Petrochemical Company tours IRNA

    Managing Director of Iran's Nat'l Petrochemical Company tours IRNA

    Managing Director of National Petrochemical Company Behzad Mohammadi met and held talks with IRNA Chief Mohammad-Reza Norouzpour at the news agency on Sunday evening. August 2, 2020. IRNA/ Marzieh Soleimani

  • Rice Transplanting farms; Southwestern Iran Beauties in summer time

    Rice Transplanting farms; Southwestern Iran Beauties in summer time

    Sabzkouh river (from Karun tributaries) through the Mashayekh Rural District of Chaharmahal and Bakhtiari province has caused rice cultivation to flourish since ancient times. Rice cultivation farms in this part of Iran are of beautiful and unique parts of Chaharmahal and Bakhtiari province. Rice is the regular food of Iranians and characterized by its pleasant taste and smell. Shahrekord, Iran. August 2, 2020. IRNA/ Maryam Almomen.

  • Nature in northwestern Iran; Heris County: Tourist resort

    Nature in northwestern Iran; Heris County: Tourist resort

    Natural in northwestern Iran is tourist resort. Shirlan Waterfall in Heris city is located near a village of the same name (Shirlan) and is about 12 meters high. Heris city as the capital of Heris County is located in East Azarbaijan Province, Iran. August 2, 2020. IRNA/

  • IRNA Chief, officials hold video conference in pandemic era

    IRNA Chief, officials hold video conference in pandemic era

    The meeting of IRNA provincial offices was held on Saturday evening with the presence of Managing Director of the Islamic Republic News Agency (IRNA) Mohammad-Reza Norouzpour, deputies and editors of internal news and provinces in a video conference with the heads of provincial offices in the coronavirus outbreak era. August 1, 2020. IRNA/ Hasan Shirvani

  • Eye-catching scenery of Eshtehard in Iran

    Eye-catching scenery of Eshtehard in Iran

    The photo album depicts some photos of the outstanding scenery of Eshtehard District, in Karaj County, Alborz Province, Iran. Eye-catching mountains and natural attractions in Eshtehard city are part of the tourist attractions of this region. August 1, 2020. IRNA/ Moosa Korehei

  • Arg Alishah of Tabriz; Tourist attraction in Northwestern Iran

    Arg Alishah of Tabriz; Tourist attraction in Northwestern Iran

    Arg Alishah of Tabriz is one of the tallest and oldest historical walls in Iran. Arg means citadel in English, but there is not much left from this citadel during its 700-year lifetime. A huge part of the citadel is destroyed in natural disasters like earthquakes or by humans like wars. Arg Alishah of Tabriz is the tallest monument in East Azerbaijan province, Tabriz.Iran. August 1. IRNA/Kazem Yousefi.

  • Iran-Portugal Car Circus in Tehran

    Iran-Portugal Car Circus in Tehran

    The photo album depicts Iran-Portugal Car Circus which is being held by international artists from 10 countries with various programs with observing social distance to prevent the coronavirus outbreak in Milad Tower, Tehran. July 29, 2020. IRNA/ Abdollah Heydari

  • Beautiful scenery of Kakan in Yasuj City; Southwestern Iran

    Beautiful scenery of Kakan in Yasuj City; Southwestern Iran

    Kahan of Yasuj, Kohgiluyeh and Boyer-Ahmad Province in southwestern Iran with ample of tourist resorts is known as land of four seasons. The province is mostly mountainous in terrain, part of the Zagros range. The highest point is the Dena summit with a height of 5,109 meters (over 4,000 meters high above the sea level) covered with oak forests. July 28, 2020. IRNA/Mohammad Azadi.

  • Iranians observing health protocols in pandemic era

    Iranians observing health protocols in pandemic era

    The photo album depicts some photos of Iranians who are observing health protocols in society in the coronavirus pandemic era. July 26, 2020. IRNA/ Rasoul Shojaei

  • Beauties of ancient Tabriz in Northwestern Iran

    Beauties of ancient Tabriz in Northwestern Iran

    Tabriz has been known as “the Firsts”; such that hearing name of Tabriz evokes the firsts in human’s mind. The early history of Tabriz is not well-documented. The earliest civilization signs in the city belongs to an Iron Age graveyard of 1st millennium B.C. which were unearthed in late 1990s in northern side of Blue Mosque. If you travel to this city, we suggest spending a part of your time to visit the firsts of Tabriz.

  • Rice Cultivation farms; Northern Iran Beauties in summer time

    Rice Cultivation farms; Northern Iran Beauties in summer time

    Rice cultivation farms in northern Iran are of the most beautiful and unique parts of Mazandaran and Gilan Provinces. Rice is staple food of Iranians and characterized by its pleasant taste and smell.Sari, Iran. July 26, 2020. IRNA/Ehsan Fazli.

  • World of Cactus in Gachsaran

    World of Cactus in Gachsaran

    The photo album depicts the greenhouse for raising houseplants and cactus flowers in Gachsaran County, Kohgilouyeh and Boyer-Ahmad Province, Iran. July 25, 2020. IRNA/ Saeid Mortezapouri