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The UN in Vienna celebrates Nowruz
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The UN in Vienna celebrates Nowruz

Nowruz celebrations have been staged by Iran, Afghanistan, Tajikistan, Azerbaijan, Kyrgyzstan, Kazakhstan, Uzbekistan, Turkmenistan, India, Pakistan, Iraq, and Turkey at the UN offices in Vienna with the attendance of residing officials and representatives of international organizations, ambassadors, and diplomats.

Molana’s Masnavi set for world registration
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Molana’s Masnavi set for world registration

The President of the National Library and Archives of Iran announced: “Following Unesco registration of “Javam’e Al-Tarikh” (Rashidi History) written by Rashid-e-Din Fazlollah-Hamedani, we are now proceeding to register Molana’s “Masnavi-ye Manavi” as a priceless work for the international community to enjoy.”

Spring in Persepolis
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Spring in Persepolis

Takht-e Jamshid or Persepolis is an ancient city in Iran which served as the majestic capital city of Achaemenid Emperors for many years. A palace called Takht-e Jamshid in this historic site was built during the reigns of Darius the Great, Xerxes, and Artaxerxes I. It went on to be lived in for 200 years.

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17-Year old Iranian girl reaches WT Championships final

2019/05/16

The 17-year old Taekwondo fighter, Mahla Momenzadeh, has reached the World Taekwondo Championships final to become Iran’s second woman finalist in the history of its game.

Marc Wilmots takes on Team Melli coaching

2019/05/15

The President of the Iranian Football Federation, Mahdi Taj, has announced that Marc Wilmots from Belgium is now Iran’s new Team Melli coach.

Iranian film to be screened in 2019 Cannes market

2019/05/14

“Meshmesheh” [Glanders], written and directed by Shahed Ahmadlou will premiere on the international scene at the 2019 Cannes market of the Cannes Film Festival.

Iranian woman musician shines in Europe

2019/05/14

The new Schiller album called “Morgenstund” which is fusion music recorded with Iranian musicians was released internationally in March this year. They have now started their tour in which Yalda Abbasi, Iranian woman musician, also plays the dotar.

Russia will not take Iran’s side as tensions rise

2019/05/18

A Russian affairs analyst in Iran believes: “The main addressees of Putin’s recent speech were Europe and the US. But, Russia will not take Iran’s side as tensions rise and, essentially, it is not in a position to help Iran.”

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Iran: Khaf-Herat railroad blast a terrorist act

2019/05/20

Iranian Foreign Ministry Spokesman Seyyed Abbas Mousavi condemned a terrorist mine explosion at Khaf-Herat railroad that killed and injured a number of Iranian and Afghan nationals on Sunday.

Zarif to Trump: Never threaten an Iranian

2019/05/20

Iran’s top diplomat tweeted at Trump, emphasizing: “Try respect—it works!”

Iran is the third producer of honey in the world

2019/05/20

The Deputy Minister of Iran’s Agricultural Jihad has said: “Iran is the world’s third producer of honey in the world with an annual production of 90 thousand tons per year.”

Girl footballers suspended in Iran for fighting in a match

2019/05/20

The Football Federation of Iran Disciplinary Committee has suspended five girl players and a coach until further notice for fighting in a match.

86 percent fewer mobile sets imported by Iran

2019/05/20

Imports of mobile sets to Iran have decreased by 86 percent in March 2019 as compared to March 2018.