• Mehr Garden alley in Semnan; central Iran

    Mehr Garden alley in Semnan; central Iran

    Semnan Gardens and Semnan's old water distribution system said to be more than 700 years old, have created an alley of beautiful gardens in the heart of the Semnan desert city. Semnan, Iran, July 8, 2020. IRNA/Mohammad Nazem Razavi.

  • “Mini World” theme park; Malayer tourist gate from Persepolis to Eiffel

    “Mini World” theme park; Malayer tourist gate from Persepolis to Eiffel

    Hamedan, July 7, IRNA - Many miniature mockups of national and global historical monuments that are under construction at a “Mini World” theme park in Malayer, western Iran.

  • Russian diplomat regards coronavirus as opportunity of expanding ties with Iran

    Russian diplomat regards coronavirus as opportunity of expanding ties with Iran

    Isfahan, July 6, IRNA - The Russian Consul General in Isfahan said on Monday that medical issues, especially with the focus on Covid-19 is a good opportunity for boosting Russian ties with Iran.

  • AEOI spox says fire in Iran nuclear enrichment site led no release of radiation

    AEOI spox says fire in Iran nuclear enrichment site led no release of radiation

    Tehran, July 2, IRNA – Spokesman for Iran Atomic Energy Organization (AEOI) Behrouz Kamalvandi said the incident in Natanz nuclear site did not affect its centrifuge operation or cause any release of radiation.

  • COVID-19 kills 148 Iranians over past 24 hours

    COVID-19 kills 148 Iranians over past 24 hours

    Tehran, July 2, IRNA – Iran's Health Ministry spokeswoman Sima Sadat Lari said on Wednesday that some 148 more Iranians have died from coronavirus disease (COVID-19) over the past 24 hours bringing the total deaths to 11,106.

  • Pre-fabricated steel framework of Natanz nuclear facility has broken: IAEO

    Pre-fabricated steel framework of Natanz nuclear facility has broken: IAEO

    Tehran, July 2, IRNA – Pre-fabricated steel framework of Natanz open site has broken, spokesman for Iran Atomic Energy Organization (IAEO) Behrouz Kamalvandi said on Thursday.

  • Iran, Russia, Turkey discuss Syria peace process

    Iran, Russia, Turkey discuss Syria peace process

    The three guarantors of the Astana peace process (Iran, Turkey, and Russia) discussed Syria peace process via video conference on Wednesday. July 2, 2020/Amin Jalali.

  • Qatari Emir condoles with Iran over Medical Center victims

    Qatari Emir condoles with Iran over Medical Center victims

    Tehran, July 2, IRNA – Emir of Qatar Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani On Wednesday night, in a message to President Hassan Rouhani expressed condolences on victims of Medical Center in Tehran.

  • Dar ul-Ihsan Mosque; Tourist attraction in western Iran

    Dar ul-Ihsan Mosque; Tourist attraction in western Iran

    Dar ul-Ihsan Mosque or Jameh Mosque of Sananda dates back to the Qajar dynasty. Dar ul-Ihsan Mosque is one of the most valuable mosques in Kordestan province - western Iran- in terms of architecture and decorations. The beautiful inscriptions of the mosque on marble and the carvings of flowers and plants in their margins are among the unique carvings of this historical monument. Sanandaj, Kordestan Province. June 29, 2020. IRNA/ Mosleh Pirkhezranian.

  • Sardasht Dam; Beautiful tourist resort on northwestern Iran

    Sardasht Dam; Beautiful tourist resort on northwestern Iran

    Sardasht Dam, constructed on Little Zab River began taking in water in June 2017. The dam, built on Zab River, has created beautiful scenery due to the forest cover. Mahabad County is a county in West Azerbaijan Province in Iran. June 28, 2020. IRNA/ Abdollah Rahmani.

  • Iran marks national day of girls

    Iran marks national day of girls

    Girls hold a great share of society and their role in cultural promotion of society is significant. The national day of girls aims at improving girls’ awareness and helping them to value their identity and character. The event provides an opportunity for exchanging views about girls and introducing them to a proper Islamic lifestyle. Iran, June 23, 2020. IRNA/Mojtaba Mohammadi.

  • Avicenna, Iranian physician and father of modern medicine

    Avicenna, Iranian physician and father of modern medicine

    Tehran, June 23, IRNA - Avicenna, Iranian scientist of the tenth and eleventh centuries has an important place in the history of medicine in the modern world.

  • Thrill of rafting in Iranian rivers

    Thrill of rafting in Iranian rivers

    Tehran, June 22, IRNA – Rafting on rubber boats on a wild river is very popular all across the world. Let’s get familiar with some rafting destinations in Iran, especially in the summer season as the emotional sporting for the youth.

  • Solar eclipse of June 21, 2020 in Southern Iran

    Solar eclipse of June 21, 2020 in Southern Iran

    An annular solar eclipse occoured on June 21, 2020. A solar eclipse occurs when the Moon passes between Earth and the Sun, thereby totally or partly obscuring the image of the Sun for a viewer on Earth. Photos show eclipses in the cities of Chabahar, Dashtiari, and Konarak in Southern Iran, Sistan and Balouchestan Province, Iran, June 21, 2020. IRNA/ Rostam Karimi Nejad

  • Qalibaf says Iran has bright record of cooperation with IAEA

    Qalibaf says Iran has bright record of cooperation with IAEA

    Tehran, June 21, IRNA - Iran's Majlis (Parliament) Speaker Mohammad Baqer Qalibaf said on Sunday that Iran has always been the most generous partner of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) in terms of the Agency's Safeguards and national interests, but it has achieved nothing but more hostility and more ransom.

  • Iran, Azerbaijan review trade and border trade ties in pandemic time

    Iran, Azerbaijan review trade and border trade ties in pandemic time

    Baku, June 20, IRNA – In a video call with Iranian Ambassador to Azerbaijan Republic Javad Jahangirzadeh and Deputy for International Affairs of the Iranian Chamber of Commerce, Mohammad Reza Karbasi, the latest situation of trade and border trade with Azerbaijan during the pandemic time was reviewed.

  • Jameh Mosque of Darab Southern Iran

    Jameh Mosque of Darab Southern Iran

    The Jameh Mosque of Darab is related to the Seljuq dynasty and is located in Darab city. It is the only mosque in the world with four minarets. Shiraz, Fars Province. Iran. June 19, 2020. IRNA/ Shiva Sadat Attaran.

  • New cave with hundreds of thousands of bats found in western Iran

    New cave with hundreds of thousands of bats found in western Iran

    A ranger from Malekshahi County, Ilam Province, western Iran, said that a stunning cave that is home to hundreds of thousands of bats was found with the help of a local man.

  • Adventure and Nature Tourism in Southwestern Iran

    Adventure and Nature Tourism in Southwestern Iran

    Adventure travel is a type of niche tourism, involving exploration or travel with a certain degree of risk, and which may require special skills and physical exertion, Do Polan is a village in Mashayekh Rural District, Naghan District, Kiar County, Chaharmahal and Bakhtiari Province. Iran. June 15, 2020. IRNA/Maryam Almomen.

  • 700-year old perfume bottle unearthed in northern Iran

    700-year old perfume bottle unearthed in northern Iran

    Deputy Head of Cultural Heritage, Tourism and Handicrafts Office of Gilan Province, northern Iran, said that a perfume bottle and some other artifacts dating back to Ilkhanate Dynasty (1256-1335) and Timurid Empire (1370-1508) were unearthed in an ancient mosque in Rasht.

  • Tehran Circus in the time of Coronavirus

    Tehran Circus in the time of Coronavirus

    The sound of laughter and applause from all sides of the hall thrilled the circus artists, and with the encouragement of the audience, they became fresh. Although the circus had just started, the seats were full of spectators every night. The circus has been closed for four months now, and its staff members are working alone to return to prosperous days for vacant seats and program salaries. The coronavirus was a full-fledged enemy that spread its many-month-long efforts to eradicate them. Tehran, June 9, 2020. IRNA/Hassan Shirvani.

  • 5.4% growth in foreign investment in industry sector

    5.4% growth in foreign investment in industry sector

    Tehran, June 10, IRNA - Iran's Ministry of Industry, Mines and Trade said on Wednesday that the Ministry examined foreign investment proposals and approved dlrs 417.3 million foreign investment in industrial, mineral and commercial sector by Foreign Investment Board since the beginning of Iranian new year (started on March 23) to May 23.

  • 14 historical monuments in Tehran in National registration list

    14 historical monuments in Tehran in National registration list

    Tehran, June 9, IRNA - Director-General of the Office of Registration of Monuments of Ministry of Cultural Heritage, Tourism and Handicrafts Mostafa Pourali said on Tuesday that 14 historical monuments of Tehran including ancient Ford building and Tehran Pasteur Institute as well as Laleh Hotel of Lalehzaar Street will be registered in National Registry of Cultural Monuments.

  • World Handicrafts Day; Chaleshtar Carpet

    World Handicrafts Day; Chaleshtar Carpet

    June 10 is celebrated as World Handicraft Day worldwide. Chaleshtar in the central district of Shahrekord, the provincial capital of Chaharmahal-Bakhtiari is Iran's first carpet village. Chaleshtar in Chaharmahal and Bakhtiari carpet is one of the world's leading industries due to the authenticity of Dumotox paint, which has been approved by UNESCO. Shahrekord, Iran. June 9, 2020. IRNA/Maryam Almomen.

  • French envoy stresses Paris readiness to expand ties with Iran

    French envoy stresses Paris readiness to expand ties with Iran

    Tehran, June 9, IRNA - French envoy to Tehran said on Tuesday that Paris welcomes the development of friendly relations with the Islamic Republic of Iran in various fields, especially parliamentary relations.

  • Good condition of Lake Urmia persists despite rise in rainfall

    Good condition of Lake Urmia persists despite rise in rainfall

    Tehran, June 7, IRNA - A provincial official referred to the beginning of the summer season and high water evaporation in the lake catchment area, and said that the area of ​​Lake Urmia has expanded to 3,209 square kilometers.

  • Migratory Storks lay eggs in western Iran, Zrebar Lake

    Migratory Storks lay eggs in western Iran, Zrebar Lake

    Zrebar Lake is situated in the Iranian province of Kordestan west of Marivan. It is 5 km long and a maximum of 1.6 km wide. The villages around this lake in Marivan are a safe and calm place for migratory storks to lay eggs. Sanandaj, Iran, June 6, 2020. IRNA/ Mosleh Pirkhezranian.

  • Jameh Atigh Mosque; Tourist attraction in Shiraz

    Jameh Atigh Mosque; Tourist attraction in Shiraz

    Jameh Atigh Mosque or Jumu'ah Mosque or Adineh Mosque is one of the most ancient mosques in Shiraz, which is located in the east of Shahcheragh Shrine. This mosque built on order of Amrolith Saffari. The mosque, which is the first historical core of Shiraz, consists of a tall building that has several rooms and naves, and some parts of it have two floors.Shiraz, Iran, June 6, 2020. IRNA/ Reza Ghaderi.

  • Iranian first-time mothers are of 29-year old

    Iranian first-time mothers are of 29-year old

    Tehran, June 4, IRNA – Iranian mothers who gave birth to their first babies in the past Iranian year were of 29-year old, spokesman for National Organization for Civil Registration said on Thursday.

  • Springtime in Sabalan slopes of Ardebil

    Springtime in Sabalan slopes of Ardebil

    The days of May and June in the foothills of Sabalan (Ardebil Province, northwestern Iran) have stunning beauty and that the nature offers all its resources to tourists. Ardebil Province, Iran. June 1, 2020. IRNA.