• Lost land of corals in Kish Island

    Lost land of corals in Kish Island

    Kish Island – IRNA - Kish Island is geologically an outcrop covered with coral in a way that traces of these reefs can be seen even in the Island's plains. There are coral areas in seven points from northwest to northeast of the island.

  • Tulip flower garden in northwestern Iran

    Tulip flower garden in northwestern Iran

    Sadeq Aghdami, a tasteful citizen of Tabriz,, in the northwestern province of East Azarbaijan, has created a large garden of Tulip flowers in his village located some 36 kilometers from the city, May 10, 2021.

  • Music night in Shiraz week

    Music night in Shiraz week

    IRNA – Shiraz – The Music Night program was held in the 5th day of Shiraz Week in Jahan Nama Garden. Reza Ghaderi

  • Search & rescue dogs in Iran

    Search & rescue dogs in Iran

    The photo album depicts some well-trained dogs, aka search and rescue dogs, that are highly helpful in the times of crisis. Sanandaj, Iran. May 9, IRNA/ Mosleh Pirkhezranian

  • Chabahar beauties; from Gwater Bay to Merrikhi Mountains

    Chabahar beauties; from Gwater Bay to Merrikhi Mountains

    In addition to its commercial value, Chabahar, south of Sistan-Baluchistan province, has many historical and natural attractions. It always spring here. With a clean coastline free of contamination, it is suitable for shrimp farming in eight months of the year, which has prompted experts in the area to regard it as the aquaculture paradise to Iran. Chabahar, Iran. May 9, 2021. IRNA/

  • Spring beauties in western Iran; Bijar

    Spring beauties in western Iran; Bijar

    Bijar is the capital city of Bijar County, Kordestan Province, Iran. The pictures show the spring nature of Bijar city, Western Iran. Sanandaj, Iran. May 7, 2021. IRNA/Mohammad Saber Sobhani.

  • Supreme Leader addressed nation live on Intl. Quds Day

    Supreme Leader addressed nation live on Intl. Quds Day

    - The Supreme Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei said on Friday that " I tell you with confidence: The downward movement of the Zionist regime has started and it will not stop ”. He made the remarks while addressing the Iranian nation in a live speech on International Quds Day. Tehran, Iran. May 7, 2021. IRNA/

  • From rose to rose water; in Iran's Kashan

    From rose to rose water; in Iran's Kashan

    Rosewater is created by distilling rose petals with steam. Rosewater is fragrant, and it is sometimes used as a mild natural fragrance as an alternative to chemical-filled perfumes. Rosewater has been used for thousands of years, including in the Middle Ages. It is thought to have originated in what is now Iran. Niasar is a city and capital of Niasar District, in Kashan County, Isfahan Province, Iran. May 4, 2021. IRNA/Hossein Mansouri Far.

  • Cupressus sempervirens link with name of Shiraz

    Cupressus sempervirens link with name of Shiraz

    IRNA – Shiraz - Cupressus sempervirens is an ever-green tree which is the symbol of resistance and freedom and its name has been linked to Shiraz. These photos are published on the occasion of the Day of Shiraz. Shiva Sadat Attaran.

  • Ritual of "Wealth of Quran" in Shiraz

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    Ritual of "Wealth of Quran" in Shiraz

    The religious ritual of the "Wealth of Quran" is held during the last ten days of the holy month of Ramadan at the mausoleum of Hafez in Shiraz, Fars province. Only a handful of people take part in night gatherings during the period in order to recite Quranic poems of the renowned Iranian poet due to the COVID-19 restrictions. The gatherings are being broadcast next noon. May 4, 2021. Shiraz. IRNA/ Reza Ghaderi

  • Overturned Tulips Plain

    Overturned Tulips Plain

    Miyab Plain is located in Dehnavy district of Boyer-Ahmad city, which is the home to overturned tulips in southwestern Iran province. Unfortunately, unprincipled harvest and improper usage of roots of the ornamental plant for medical purposes have caused the destruction of the stunning tulips in the province. May 3, 2021. IRNA

  • First Qibla of Muslims under Zionist regime occupation
  • Supreme Leader addresses nation live

    Supreme Leader addresses nation live

    The Supreme Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei is addressing the Iranian nation in a live televised speech which focuses on a number of critical issues. Tehran, Iran, May 2, 2021. IRNA

  • Laylat al-Qadr observed under health protocols

    Laylat al-Qadr observed under health protocols

    Tehran, May 2, IRNA -- First Laylat al-Qadr night of the holy month of Ramadan was observed by worshipers under health protocols praying to God to bestow healthy & prosperous life on them.

  • Iran-Turkey joint commission meeting

    Iran-Turkey joint commission meeting

    The 28th Iran-Turkey joint commission meeting was held virtually on Wednesday. During the meeting, six Memoranda of Understanding (MoU) on economic cooperation between the two countries were inked. April 28, IRNA/ Meysam Allaghemandan

  • Rig-e Yalan in eastern Iran

    Rig-e Yalan in eastern Iran

    Rig-e Yalan desert in eastern Iran is located between 550 to 830 meters above sea level. The images depict the awe-inspiring beauty of Rig-e Yalan in the day and at night. April 28, 2021. IRNA/ Abolfazl Arab

  • Coronavirus vaccination in Kermanshah, Iran

    Coronavirus vaccination in Kermanshah, Iran

    Public vaccination against coronavirus in Iran started Yesterday in Tabriz. Now, the photos depict vaccination of elderly people over the age of 80 in the Kermanshah province of Iran. April 28, 2021. IRNA/ Bahman Zarei

  • Pakistan-India border two months after ceasefire

    Pakistan-India border two months after ceasefire

    The situation on the border line between Pakistan and India in the Kashmir region, which has recently seen fierce clashes, has been calmed down two months after an agreement was reached between the two states on ceasefire. April 28, IRNA/ Zishan Ali

  • Quran recitation in Imam Reza Holy Shrine

    Quran recitation in Imam Reza Holy Shrine

    On the occasion of the holy month of Ramadan, Quran recitation sessions are being held at the holy shrine of Imam Reza (AS) in Mashad, Iran. April 28, IRNA/ Mohsen Bakhshandeh Zahmati

  • Zarif in Baghdad to confer with Iraqi officials

    Zarif in Baghdad to confer with Iraqi officials

    Leading a delegation, Iran's Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif arrived in Baghdad on Monday to confer with his Iraqi counterparts and other officials on his two-day stay. He also held talks with Iraqi Kurdistan Region officials. Zarif met with Iraqi President Barham Salih in Baghdad to discuss bilateral, regional, and international issues. Baqdad, Iraq. . April 28, 2021. IRNA/

  • Headlines in Iranian English-language dailies on April 28

    Headlines in Iranian English-language dailies on April 28

    Tehran, April 28, IRNA - The following headlines appeared in English-language newspapers in the Iranian capital on Wednesday:

  • Coronavirus vaccination in Tabriz

    Coronavirus vaccination in Tabriz

    Public vaccination against coronavirus in Iran started today with the inclusion of elderly people over the age of 80 as a pilot in Tabriz, East Azarbaijan province. The plan is to cover more than 1,147,000 elderly people. April 27, 2021. IRNA/ Maryam Yousefi

  • Spring nature of Barandoz in NW Iran

    Spring nature of Barandoz in NW Iran

    The pictures show the spring nature of Barandoz Village in Oroumiyeh, northwestern Iran. April 27, 2021. IRNA.

  • Iran-Cuba COVID-19 vaccine trial in Isfahan, Iran

    Iran-Cuba COVID-19 vaccine trial in Isfahan, Iran

    The clinical trial of the third phase of the COVID-19 Pasteur vaccine, co-produced by Iran and Cuba, begins on Monday with the presence of Iranian Minister of Health and Medical Education Saeed Namaki in Isfahan Province, Iran. April 26, 2021. IRNA/ Zahra Baghban

  • Asad Khan Fortress in SW Iran

    Asad Khan Fortress in SW Iran

    Asad Khan or Malekan fortress dates back to more than 1400 years ago. The 200-hectare, two-story high fortress is located on top of a high mountain near Andika County, Khuzestan Province, southwestern Iran.

  • Zaribar Wetland, safe haven for storks in spring time

    Zaribar Wetland, safe haven for storks in spring time

    Zaribar Wetland, which is among Iran's valuable ecosystems, welcomes annually different domestic, European and American bird species such as storks in spring time, Sanandaj, Kordestan Province, western Iran, April 26, 2021. IRNA/Mosleh Pirkhezranian.

  • Goldasht Valley; tourist resort in Borujerd

    Goldasht Valley; tourist resort in Borujerd

    Goldasht Valley natural habitat and tourist resort is located in Borujerd in Lorestan Province. . Borujerd, Iran, April 26, 2021. IRNA/ Alireza Soleimani.

  • Army unveils micro turbojet engine, new radar system

    Army unveils micro turbojet engine, new radar system

    Army on Sunday unveiled seven high-tech military achievements, including air defense systems, unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) and radar system. A ceremony was held in presence of Deputy Chief of Army for Coordination Rear Admiral Habibollah Sayyari and Commander of the Iranian Army Ground Force Brigadier General Kioumars Heydari to unveil the products. Tehran, Iran, April 25, 2021. IRNA/

  • Shahrdari Gorgan claim Iran Basketball League title

    Shahrdari Gorgan claim Iran Basketball League title

    Shahrdari Gorgan won the Iranian Basketball Super League (IBSL) for the first time on Saturday. Shahrdari Gorgan defeated Mahram 110-103 in the fourth match. Tehran, Iran, April 25, 2021. IRNA/ Ahmad Moeinijam

  • Oshnavieh cherry capital of Iran

    Oshnavieh cherry capital of Iran

    The photo album depicts springtime in the cherry blossom gardens of Oshnavieh known as the Cherry Capital of Iran, a town in West Azarbaijan province in the northwest of the country. Mahabad, Iran, April 25, 2021. IRNA