• Chehel Dokhtar Tower in Semnan

    Chehel Dokhtar Tower in Semnan

    Semnan – IRNA - Chehel Dokhtar Tower in Semnan in Koushmaghan is a cultural heritage which dates back to Seljuk dynasty. Some consider the construction as a building related to the fire temple and others consider it as a Zoroastrian tomb.

  • Final day of Horse Races in Gonbad-e Kavus

    Final day of Horse Races in Gonbad-e Kavus

    The final day of the 9th week of horse races in Gonbad-e Kavus was held in a condition that coronavirus restrictions have made the keen spectators stay home. Golestan Province, Iran, Jan 23, 2020.

  • Akhavan traditional house from Qajar Era in Yazd

    Akhavan traditional house from Qajar Era in Yazd

    Akhavan Tabatabaei House is a manifestation of authentic Iranian architecture dating back to the Qajar period. It is one of the tourist attractions which has been inscribed in the national monuments. Yazd Province, Iran, Jan 23, 2020. IRNA

  • Iran Intl' Oil, Gas, Refining and Petrochemcal Exhibition

    Iran Intl' Oil, Gas, Refining and Petrochemcal Exhibition

    The 25th Iran International Oil, Gas, Refining & Petrochemical Exhibition opened in Tehran. The presence of famous foreign companies, as well as domestic producers and industrialists, provides a good opportunity for mutual cooperation. This Exhibition lasts until January 24, 2021, at the venue of the Tehran International Exhibition Center. Tehran, Iran. January 23, 2021. IRNA/ Ehsan Naderipour.

  • "Taq Kasra" in course of decay

    "Taq Kasra" in course of decay

    Baghdad, Jan 23, IRNA – Taq Kasra is a magnificent building in Madain, modern Iraq, dating back to the Sassanid Empire known as Ayvān-e Kesrā. Madain is located on Tigris coast 30km south of Baghdad.

  • Snowfall in Orumiyeh; Northwestern Iran

    Snowfall in Orumiyeh; Northwestern Iran

    Orumieh in West Azarbaijan, Northwestern Iran, witnessed beautiful snowfall. The photo report shows Silvana Region in Orumiyeh, West Azarbaijan Province. Jan 23, 2021. IRNA/Taha Asgharkhani.

  • Iran's Army 'Eqtedar 99' drills

    Iran's Army 'Eqtedar 99' drills

    Army of the Islamic Republic of Iran initiated 'Eqtedar 99' exercises with aviation service of the ground forces, special forces, and Rapid Reaction troops, on Tuesday morning on the Makran coasts, southern Iran. Jan 20, 2021. IRNA/

  • Tehran, international community expect Biden’s “unconditional return” to JCPOA

    Tehran, international community expect Biden’s “unconditional return” to JCPOA

    Iran's Ambassador and Permanent Representative to the United Nations Majid Takht Ravanchi said in an exclusive interview with IRNA that both Iran and the international community expect the next US administration to unconditionally go back to the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) which President Donald Trump withdrew from on 8 May, 2018.

  • Suspension bridge in Iran

    Suspension bridge in Iran

    The album depicts some picturesque photos of a suspension bridge that is located in Sanandaj city, Iran. The bridge is 320 meters long and 120 cm wide and its height is 88 meters from the bottom of the Abidar Valley. Jan 16, 2020. IRNA/ Seyed Mosleh Pirkhezranian

  • Post and Telegraph Museum in Tehran

    Post and Telegraph Museum in Tehran

    The Post and Telegraph Museum of Iran is located on Imam Khomeini Street in Tehran. This museum is inspired by European specialized museums and is regarded as one of the most ancient buildings, consisting of two parts including various saloons and rooms. The museum displays items from horse-drawn carts, scales, stamps, and post boxes to the oldest stationery, the first telephones, and radios. Tehran. Iran, Jan 16, 2021. IRNA/Asghar Khamseh.

  • Leader attends Mourning Ceremony for Hazrat Zahra (SA) Martyrdom

    Leader attends Mourning Ceremony for Hazrat Zahra (SA) Martyrdom

    Leader of the Isalmic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei attended the first night of ceremonies held to mourn the martyrdom anniversary of Hazrat Zahra (SA) the daughter of Prophet Muhammad (PBUH) at Imam Khomeini (RA) Husseiniya (religious center) in Tehran. Iran, Jan 15, 2021. IRNA.

  • 1st satge of 'Great Prophet-15' drills

    1st satge of 'Great Prophet-15' drills

    Iran's Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) launched the first stage of 'Great Prophet- 15' drills on Friday, firing ballistic missiles, performing drone operations. Tehran, Iran, Jan 15, 2021. IRNA/IRGC

  • Postage stamps and Iranian philatelic Friday Market in Tehran

    Postage stamps and Iranian philatelic Friday Market in Tehran

    Postage stamps and the Iranian philatelic Friday Market opened in Tehran. Philately is the study of postage stamps and postal history and is the collecting of stamps and other postal matter as a hobby or an investment. Tehran, Iran, Jan 15, 2021. IRNA Asghar Khamseh.

  • Iraqi Minister of Trade meets with Iran’s First Vice-President

    Iraqi Minister of Trade meets with Iran’s First Vice-President

    Iraqi Minister of Trade Alaa Ahmed al-Jubouri on Tuesday in his meeting with Iran’s First Vice-President Eshaq Jahangiri said that the Iraqi private sector has also been present alongside the public sector to take further steps to develop relations between the two countries. Iran, Jan 13, 2020. IRNA/Mojtaba Mohammadloo.

  • Climbers conquer Oshnavieh mountains in northwestern Iran

    Climbers conquer Oshnavieh mountains in northwestern Iran

    A group of mountaineers in Mahabad city conquered "Randoleh Mountain" of Oshnavieh County in West Azarbaijan Province. Mahabad, Iran, Jan 13, 2020. IRNA

  • Bushehr coast, untapped marine tourism attraction

    Bushehr coast, untapped marine tourism attraction

    Bushehr Province coastal line is among the most beautiful coasts in the Persian Gulf and has the capacity for investment in marine tourism field. Bushehr/IRNA

  • Estil Lagoon; Tourist attraction in Astara, northern Iran

    Estil Lagoon; Tourist attraction in Astara, northern Iran

    Estil Lagoon in northern Iran is in Astara on Rasht-Astara Road. It is one of the tourist attractions in Astara, Gilan province. The Lagoon is habitat for migratory birds, including pelicans, seagulls, tern, quail, big and small cormorants, and heron. Reporting from Rasht, Gilan Province, Iran. Jan 10, 2020. IRNA/Mojtaba Mohammadi.

  • Kashkan bridge in Iran

    Kashkan bridge in Iran

    Kashkan bridge is one of the historical bridges of Lorestan province, located 51 km from Khorramabad in Dowreh County. It was used to connect the ancient road of Shapur Khast city to the west of Lorestan and Kermanshah. Lorestan Province, Iran. Jan 9, 2020. IRNA

  • Winter time in Akhlamad, Northeastern Iran; Mashad

    Winter time in Akhlamad, Northeastern Iran; Mashad

    The village of Akhlamd in Chenaran county, located 80 kilometers from Mashad, is a touristic and recreational village with beautiful waterfalls the tallest one which is 85 meters high and has a multi-thousand-year history. Chenaran County, Khorasan Razavi Province, Iran. Jan 9, 2020. IRNA/ Amirhossein Sajedian

  • Alaeddin tower; Tourist attraction in Varamin city

    Alaeddin tower; Tourist attraction in Varamin city

    The tomb tower of Alaeddin is an ancient building from Seljukid Era in the Seljuk style dating from the late 7th century of the lunar Hegira which is located in the city of Varamin in Tehran province. This building resembles regal tombs and is the burial place of Hassan Alā'douleh, governor of that time of Rey.Tehran, Iran, Jan 9, 2020. IRNA/

  • Winter entertainment during COVID-19 pandemic

    Winter entertainment during COVID-19 pandemic

    Slowing coronavirus pandemic in different cities of Ardabil province in northwestern Iran, including the city of Khalkhal, has somehow eased attention to health protocols and social distancing. The pictures below show citizens of Khalkhal while they are enjoying their time at the Andbil ski resort./IRNA

  • Ayatollah Khamenei’s live televised address

    Ayatollah Khamenei’s live televised address

    ُSupreme Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei addresses the nation in a televised speech on Friday to mark the anniversary of an uprising in the holy city of Qom in 1978 against the Pahlavid regime which triggered nationwide protests leading to the eventual fall of the regime a year later.

  • Rouhani inaugurates innovation factory of Mashhad via videoconference

    Rouhani inaugurates innovation factory of Mashhad via videoconference

    Iranian President Hassan Rouhani inaugurated the innovation factory in the special program called "Inauguration Thursdays" via videoconference on Thursday. Mashhad, Iran. Jan 7, 2020.IRNA/ Mohsen Bakhshandeh Zahmati

  • Commemoration ceremony of 40th day of Iranian scientist martyrdom held in Tehran

    Commemoration ceremony of 40th day of Iranian scientist martyrdom held in Tehran

    The commemoration ceremony for the 40th day of Mohsen Fakhrizadeh's martyrdom was held on Thursday in Tehran. In this ceremony, the first-class Medal of Nasr (Victory) with the signature of the Supreme Leader presented to the family of martyred scientist Mohsen Fakhrizadeh. Tehran Province, Iran. Jan 7, 2020.IRNA

  • Azadi Tower light-adorned to commemorate Ukrainian plane crash victims

    Azadi Tower light-adorned to commemorate Ukrainian plane crash victims

    Tehran, Jan 6, IRNA – On first anniversary of the sad incidence of the Ukrainian passenger plane crash that led to getting killed of 176 innocent victims Tehran’s monumental Azadi (freedom) Tower was adorned with lights to commemorate those beloved victims’ memory.

  • Jesus Crist birthday and Baptizing ritual held in Tehran

    Jesus Crist birthday and Baptizing ritual held in Tehran

    Tehran, IRNA – A ritual marking the blessed birth anniversary of Jesus Christs and his being Baptized was held amid full observation of Corona virus health protocols here on Wednesday at Gregory Rowshagar Church in the presence of a number of Iranian Armenian citizens. Photos by Jinna and Joanna Abadian.

  • Martyr Soleimani’s sculptured head

    Martyr Soleimani’s sculptured head

    The head sculpture of Iran's anti-terror commander Lieutenant General Qasem Soleimani was unveiled in a ceremony in the capital city of Tehran, Iran on Wednesday. Jan 6, 2020. IRNA/ Meysam Allaghemandan

  • Pottery and Ceramic Workshop in Central Iran; Meybod

    Pottery and Ceramic Workshop in Central Iran; Meybod

    The history of pottery in Meybod city in Central Iran dates back to 700 years ago. Meybod is a desert city near Yazd and is famous for its ceramic, Meybod is the largest producer of pottery products in Yazd province. Yazd, Iran, Jan 6, 2020. IRNA/Marzieh Emami.

  • Iran Army’s large-scale drone drill in Semnan

    Iran Army’s large-scale drone drill in Semnan

    The Iranian Army launched a large-scale drone drill in Semnan province on Tuesday. The drill is attended by Chief of Staff of Iran's Armed Forces Major General Mohammad Baqeri and Army Chief Major General Abdolrahim Mousavi. Semnan Province, north of Iran, Jan 5, 2020. IRNA

  • Iran’s higher level enrichment response to west’s violation of commitments

    Russian official to IRNA:

    Iran’s higher level enrichment response to west’s violation of commitments

    Moscow, Jan 5, IRNA – Andrei Sidorov, acting dean of Moscow State University’s Faculty of Public Administration; School of World Politics; Faculty of Global Studies (MGO) told IRNA here on Tuesday that Iran’s decision to increase its uranium enrichment degree to 20% is an appropriate response to numerous violations of the western countries.