• Malekin polo tournament in Iran

    Malekin polo tournament in Iran

    Alborz Polo Center defeats Qasr-e Firouze 10-2 in the final game of the Malekin Polo Cup to win the trophy in Tehran, Iran on June 12, 2021. IRNA/Ahmad Moeinijam

  • Flower decorating, flag changing ceremony held at Hazrat Masoumeh Holy Shrine in Qom

    Flower decorating, flag changing ceremony held at Hazrat Masoumeh Holy Shrine in Qom

    On the auspicious occasion of the birth anniversary of Hazrat Fatemeh Masoumeh (peace be upon her), the daughter of Imam Musa Kazem (PBUH) and sister of Imam Reza (PBUH), the flower decorating and flag changing ceremony was carried out at her Holy Shrine in Qom, Southern Tehran. Qom Province, IRNA. June 12, 2021. IRNA/Abbas Monajjemi Gilani & Mohammad Mehdi Veral

  • Takht-e Soleyman, historical jewel in west of Iran

    Takht-e Soleyman, historical jewel in west of Iran

    The 12-hectare world heritage Takht-e Soleyman in Takab, West Azarbaijan Province, was registered in UNESCO list. The construction encircles important monuments and works belonging to Sassanid and Ilkhanate eras. Mahabad, Iran. June 12, 2021. IRNA/Amir Khalegh Nezhad

  • Vali Castle, tourist attraction in western Iran

    Vali Castle, tourist attraction in western Iran

    Vali Castle in Ilam City, western Iran, is a very beautiful tourist attraction dating back to Qajar Dynasty. Nowadays this tourist attraction is the Museum of Anthropology in Ilam. June 12, 2021. IRNA/ Farzad Alizadeh.

  • Handicrafts of Meybod; world city for Zilou

    Handicrafts of Meybod; world city for Zilou

    Meybod in central Iran is one of the most important centers of pottery and ceramic production. Pottery has been a part of the city’s culture for thousands of years. Meybod ceramics and earthenware are unique in design. In 2018, Meybod was registered by World Handicrafts Council as the world city of Zilu (cotton carpet), Yazd Province, Iran. June 13, 2021. IRNA/Marzieh Emami Meybodi

  • Headlines in Iranian English-language dailies on June 12

    Headlines in Iranian English-language dailies on June 12

    Tehran, June 12, IRNA - The following headlines appeared in English-language newspapers in the Iranian capital on Saturday:

  • Arch Bishop Ardak Manoukian Museum in Iran

    Arch Bishop Ardak Manoukian Museum in Iran

    The International Council of Museums (ICOM) presents a badge to Arch Bishop Ardak Manoukian Museum, aka National Museum of Armenians, in Iran for being one of the most active privately-owned museums in cyberspace. June 11, 2021. IRNA/ Genia & Jooana Abadian

  • Lilium ledebourii in N Iran

    Lilium ledebourii in N Iran

    Lilium ledebourii (Sousan-e Chehel Cheraagh) is a rare Asian species of plants in the Lily family which was discovered in 1975 by a scientist named Lederbouri and was registered as a national and natural phenomenon by the Supreme Environmental Council of Iran in 1976. Rasht, Gilan Province, Iran. June 7, 2021. IRNA/ Aboozar Hamidi Jirandeh

  • Ameris' House; traditional & historical monument in Iran's Kashan

    Ameris' House; traditional & historical monument in Iran's Kashan

    The Ameris' House (House of the Ameri family) is a traditional house in Kashan that was built during Zand Dynasty. It was later renovated in the mid 19th century during the Qajar era (1787-1921). The house is one of several large spectacular old houses in the central Kashan. Like the other historic houses around it, it was rebuilt after Kashan was ravaged by massive earthquakes in the 18th century. This historical house has become a public museum in recent years. Kashan, Isfahan Province, Iran. June 7, 2021. IRNA/ Amirreza Ebrahimi Dehkordi.

  • Sistan Caravanserai

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    Sistan Caravanserai

    Caravanserai belonging to Safavid dynasty was built on the side of the road passing by Hamun Lake in northern Sistan and Baluchestan Province. It has been registered as an Iranian national heritage. Some parts of caravanserai has so far been reconstructed.

  • Iran's women golf contest

    Iran's women golf contest

    A one-day competition was held in the golf course of Enghelab Sport Complex in Tehran on 3 June 2021. About 50 athletes from 13 provinces partook in the event. Tehran, June 11, 2021. IRNA/Mohammad Babaei.

  • Spring nature in Zarrineh; western Iran

    Spring nature in Zarrineh; western Iran

    The photo album depicts the spring time of " Zarrineh" a city and capital of Karaftu District, in Divandarreh County, Kordestan Province, Iran. June 5, 2021. IRNA/Mosleh Pirkhezranian.

  • Knowledge-based, Industry-oriented companies exhibition in Iran's Chabahar

    Knowledge-based, Industry-oriented companies exhibition in Iran's Chabahar

    Specialized exhibition for Knowledge-based and Industry-oriented companies, aiming to introduce the latest achievements of knowledge-based companies in petrochemical, fisheries, construction and electronics industries opened in Chabahar Free Zone in Southern Iran. Chabahar, Iran. June 5, 2021. IRNA/ Omidollah Balouch.

  • Leader's live televised speech on the anniversary of Imam Khomeini's (r.a.) demise

    Leader's live televised speech on the anniversary of Imam Khomeini's (r.a.) demise

    The Supreme Leader of the Islamic revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei said the Islamic Republic was the most important of many initiatives by the late Imam Khomeini. The Supreme Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei addressed the nation live on the occasion of the 32nd demise anniversary of the Founder of the Islamic republic in Iran Imam Khomeini.

  • Tajikistan interior minster visits Tomb of Saadi

    Tajikistan interior minster visits Tomb of Saadi

    Tajikistan's Minister of Internal Affairs Ramazon Rahimzoda pays a visit to the Tomb of Saadi, great Persian poet of the 13th century AD. Shiraz, Iran. June 3, 2021. IRNA.

  • Tajikistan interior minister visits Tomb of Hafez

    Tajikistan interior minister visits Tomb of Hafez

    Tajikistan Minister of Internal Affairs Ramazon Rahimzoda arrived in Shiraz on Wednesday to expand Dushanbe-Shiraz ties. He was officially welcomed by Governor-General of Fars Province and visited the Tomb of Hafez, the 14th century Persian poet and mystic. Shiraz, Iran. June 2, 2021. IRNA/Reza Qaderi

  • Huge fire in Tehran Oil Refinery

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    Huge fire in Tehran Oil Refinery

    A huge fire happened at Tehran Oil Refinery in the southern part of Tehran on Wednesday evening. Tehran, Iran. June 3, 2021. IRNA/Mohammad Babaei.

  • National Rafting Championship in Southwestern Iran

    National Rafting Championship in Southwestern Iran

    Rafting on rubber boats on a wild river is very popular in Iranian rivers such as Zayandeh-Rood. National Rafting Championship also known as the white water rafting competitions were held in the Zayandeh-Rood River, in Saman County, Chahar Mahal and Bakhtiari Province. The competitions were held in order to select the members that will compete for Iran’s national team in the World Rafting Championships 2021 in France. Shahrekord, Iran. June 2, 2021. IRNA/Ahmad Riahi Dehkordi.

  • War and Peace musical show

    War and Peace musical show

    The War and Peace musical show directed by Meysam Yousefi went on stage at City Theater, Tehran. June 2, 2021. IRNA/Asghar Khamseh

  • Tajik interior minister meets Iranian counterpart in Tehran

    Tajik interior minister meets Iranian counterpart in Tehran

    The official delegation of Tajikistan led by Interior Minister Ramazon Rahimzoda held a meeting with Iranian Interior Minister Rahmani Fazli and discussed the issues related to bilateral security cooperation between Tajikistan and Iran and joint fight against extremism and terrorism. Tehran, Iran. June 1, 2021. IRNA/ Ehsan Naderipour.

  • Breathtaking scenery of Tirkan 7 Waterfall in N Iran

    Breathtaking scenery of Tirkan 7 Waterfall in N Iran

    The photo album depicts the eye-catching scenery of Tirkan 7 Waterfall in Tirkan village located in the northern province of Mazandaran, Iran. Tirkan 7 Waterfall includes seven small waterfalls. Mazandaran Province, Iran. May 31, 2021. IRNA/ Ehsan Fazli Osanlou

  • Iranian ambassador, Sri Lankan state minister meet

    Iranian ambassador, Sri Lankan state minister meet

    Tehran, May 31, IRNA – Iranian Ambassador to Sri Lanka Hashem Ashjazadeh and Child Development, Pre-schools and Primary Education, School Infrastructure and School Services State Minister Piyal Nishantha De Silva met and conferred in Colombo on mutual cooperation between the two countries.

  • Spring flowers in city of petunia

    Spring flowers in city of petunia

    Three million seasonal and perennial plants were planted in Hamedan parks and boulevards on the arrival of spring. Hamedan, May 30, IRNA/Javad Hamedani

  • Belgian customs building in southern Iran

    Belgian customs building in southern Iran

    The Belgian customs building located near Hamoun Lake, northern Sistan and Baluchestan, belongs to the Qajar Dynasty era. It is located in 45 km of Zabol-Nehbandan road. Zahedan, Iran. May 30, 2021. IRNA/Hamed Gholami

  • Beach tennis competitions begin in northern Iran

    Beach tennis competitions begin in northern Iran

    Some 18 teams from different Iranian provinces begin their competitions at a beach tennis tournament in the port city of Anzali in the northern country, May 29, 2021. IRNA/Mojtaba Mohammadi

  • Carpet weaving workshop in NW Iran

    Carpet weaving workshop in NW Iran

    The photo album depicts carpet weaving workshops in Sardrud city in the central district of Tabriz County, East Azerbaijan Province, Iran. Sardrud is known as the capital of Iranian carpet tableaus. Tabriz, northwestern Iran. Iran. May 29, 2021. IRNA/ Maryam Yousefi

  • Spring nature in Fandoqlu Forest

    Spring nature in Fandoqlu Forest

    Fandoqlu Forest in Namin, Ardebil Province is hosting lovers of nature these days. This beautiful area is located in Baghroo Mountains. Lovers of nature go to Fandoqlu Forest for camping. Ardebil. May 29, 2021. IRNA/Hassan Fakheri

  • Iranian athlete sets Guinness record in standing dumbbell curl

    Iranian athlete sets Guinness record in standing dumbbell curl

    Azad Heidarian, an Iranian athlete from Sanandaj, western Iran, has set a new Guinness record in 24-hour non-stop standing dumbbell curl. Sanandaj. May 29, 2021. IRNA/Mosleh Pirkhezranian

  • Women's Tehran Cup Polo Championship

    Women's Tehran Cup Polo Championship

    Women polo teams Qasr-e Firouzeh and Nowruz Abad went to the match field on Firday as part of Tehran Polo Cup competitions. Qasr-e Firouzeh secured a 4-3 victory. May 29, 2021. IRNA/Ahmad Moeini Jam

  • Iran opens National UNESCO culture park

    Iran opens National UNESCO culture park

    The Culture Park of Iranian National Commission for UNESCO opened in Little Iran National Park in Alborz Province, west of Tehran on Thursday. May 28, 2021. IRNA/Moosa Korehei