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Tehran, May 27, IRNA - Saudi jet fighters bombed the Yemeni capital of Sana'a Saturday, killing five people and wounding 13 others.

Ahvaz, May 26, IRNA – Five earthquakes jolted Gouriyeh in Shoshtar city, Khuzestan province, on Saturday, with magnitudes of 4.3 and 4.2 on the Richter scale.

Tehran, May 26, IRNA - Head of the Varamin Studies Center and the Museum of Anthropology of Varamin's municipality Mohammad Reza Tajik said on Saturday that some 12 Danish tourists visited historical monuments in the city.

Yerevan, May 26, IRNA - Armenian film director and producer Hrachya Keshishyan said the Iranian cinema enjoys 'great status' in the world.

Islamabad, May 26, IRNA - Chinese government will launch two remote sensing satellites for Pakistan in June this year, local media reported.

Karaj, May 26, IRNA – Six medical helicopters were unveiled in Karaj, Alborz Province, west of Tehran on Saturday.

Tehran, May 26, IRNA/ SANA – Authorities discovered a workshop for manufacturing mortars, a large number of shells, ammunition, guns and masks left behind by terrorist organizations in al-Ghantou town in Homs northern Countryside, SANA reporter said.

Islamabad, May 25, IRNA - The recent heat wave in Pakistan’s largest city of Karachi has claimed almost 65 lives as temperatures soared to 44 degrees Celsius.

Tehran, May 25, IRNA – For the first time, the Test for European Language Certificates (TELC) was held in Iran paving the path for Iranian students seeking to continue higher studies overseas mainly in German speaking countries such as Germany, Austria and Switzerland.

Baku, May 25, IRNA - President Ilham Aliyev in a decree issued Thursday pardoned 634 inmates including four Iranian nationals.

Tehran, May 27, IRNA - Iran's crude oil exports jumped from 1.130 million barrels per day in 2012 to 2.150 million bpd in2017 following a nuclear deal Iran signed with world powers in 2015.

Moscow, May 26, IRNA -- Russia's Energy Minister Alexander Novak said on Saturday that Iran’s oil production cuts in the wake of sanctions will not be so remarkable as some expect.

Tehran, May 26, IRNA – Iran's gas exports have grown by 60% in the current Iranian calendar year compared to figures for the previous year, according to a senior Iranian energy official.

Tehran, May 26, IRNA – Senior Iranian lawmaker on Saturday urged Financial Action Task Force (FATF) to differentiate between terrorist groups and the armed groups that are defending their country against occupation.

Moscow, May 26, IRNA – The Chief Executive Officer of Rostec Sergey Chemezov said US sanctions against Iran will have no effect on Hormuzgan thermal power station.

Tehran, May 26, IRNA – The US sanctions power has become so inefficient that even the US official concede that the sanctions are so 'limited and fragile'.

Tehran, May 26, IRNA - Iranian steelmakers produced 8.127 million tons of steel during the first quarter of 2018 to register a 27.6 percent growth compared with last year’s corresponding period.

Tehran, May 25, IRNA – Japanese oil refiners will decide on buying Iran oil within months, president of the Petroleum Association of Japan (PAJ) Takashi Tsukioka said.

Tehran, May 25, IRNA - International Monetary Fund (IMF) declared on Friday that it will continue cooperation with the Central Bank of Iran (CBI) chief despite the US sanctions against him.

Kermanshah, May 24, IRNA – Governor General of Kermanshah Province Houshang Bazvand announced on Thursday that Sheikh Saleh border crossing in Thalath Babajani city resumed its trade activities with Iraq from today.

TEHRAN, May 26 (MNA) – A number of six relief helicopters were unveiled today in Payam International Airport, Alborz province, in the presence of Minister of Health and Medical Education Dr. Seyed Hassan Ghazizadeh Hashemi.

TEHRAN, May 22 (MNA) – Latest reports indicate that 8% of the global market revenue for advanced materials belong to the Middle East region, which is approximately valued at $5.3 billion.

TEHRAN, May 22 (MNA) – According to Essential Science Indicators (ESI), Iranian scientific papers have been cited more than 1,770,000 times globally during last 10-year period which ranks Iran at the top of all Islamic countries in this regard, said the director of ISC Mohammad-Javad Dehqani.

TEHRAN, May 22 (MNA) – Iran's University of Zanjan and Spain's Universidad de Jaén (University of Jaén) signed a memorandum of understanding to boost cooperation in academic realm.

TEHRAN, May 21 (MNA) – The technical knowledge along with main material to produce the Iranian drug for multiple sclerosis (MS) namely Glatiramer Acetate is going to be transferred to a company in Turkey.

TEHRAN, May 21 (MNA) – Iranian and Lebanese officials held a meeting in Beirut, discussing ways to boost bilateral cooperation on academic issues.

TEHRAN, May 21 (MNA) – Iran is planning to establish an export base in Indonesia for its domestically-manufactured nano products, director of INIC working group for international affairs said Monday.

TEHRAN, May 20 (MNA) – Iranian Vice-President for Science and Technology Sorena Sattari has said that Iran's cooperation with World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) will rise in recent years.

TEHRAN, May 15 (MNA) – An equipped first human cell production factory was opened in West Asia in the in the presence of First Vice President Es’hagh Jahangiri.

TEHRAN, May 14 (MNA) – The largest blood bag manufacturing company of Middle East was inaugurated on Monday in Payam Special Economic Zone, Alborz Province.

TEHRAN, May 26 (MNA) – Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said on Saturday that the situation in US and the upcoming congress election in that country means that US current approach towards JCPOA and Iran may not stay the same.

TEHRAN, May 26 (MNA) – Iranian airline Mahan Air announced on Saturday that JCPOA made no difference in terms of sanctions against the Iranian airlines and the company will move forward even after Trump’s withdrawal from the agreement.

TEHRAN, May 26 (MNA) – Iranian President Rouhani forwarded a congratulatory message to his Lebanese counterpart Michel Aoun felicitating the 18th anniversary of Israelis’ withdrawal from southern Lebanon.

TEHRAN, May 26 (MNA) – Iranian Foreign Ministry Spokesman Bahram Ghasemi has dismissed the recent remarks by US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo that Tehran must stop enriching uranium and import the material instead.

TEHRAN, May 26 (MNA) – Doğu Perinçek, the candidate in the upcoming presidential election of Turkey, told Mehr News in an interview that he sees no barrier in expanding ties between Turkey and Syria, to the point that he would invite Pres. Assad to Ankara should he become the next Turkish president.

TEHRAN, May 26 (MNA) – In a Sat. meeting with the new Mayor of Tehran Mohammad Ali Afshani, President Hassan Rouhani said that it is necessary that all organizations and state bodies join hands in serving the nation and speeding up development in the country.

TEHRAN, May 26 (MNA) – Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said on Sat. that closer cooperation between the three branches of government, Executive, Legislative and Judicial, on solving economic issues can boost people’s hope for future.

TEHRAN, May 26 (MNA) – Chairman of Iran's Parliament National Security and Foreign Policy Commission said Sat. that Iran's accession to the International Convention for the Suppression of Financing of Terrorism will depend on certain conditions.

TEHRAN, May 26 (MNA) – Commander of the Khatam al-Anbia Air Defense Base said Sat. that no flying object with malicious intent can trespass into Iranian airspace, adding that 3,700 spots across the country are under coverage by air defense systems.

TEHRAN, May 26 (MNA) – Iranian President Rouhani has forwarded a message of felicitation to Nicolas Maduro for his re-election as the president of Venezuela.

TEHRAN, May 26 (MNA) – The national Iranian men’s volleyball team registered an emphatic win at the FIVB volleyball men’s nations’ league sweeping past Australia in straight sets on Saturday.

TEHRAN, May 26 (MNA) – Iran conceded defeat 1-3 against host country France at the inaugural 2018 FIVB men's Volleyball Nations League on Friday. The Iranian squad will next take on Japan on May 27.

YAZD, May 25 (MNA) – Saheb al-Zaman Zurkhaneh (house of strength) is located in Yazd, Iranian central province, where noblemen exercise using heavy wooden clubs to build muscle. The practitioners of this ancient sport are expected to display chivalrous values and embrace high integrity.

TEHRAN, May 25 (MNA) – Iranian para taekwondo team has won the title at Asian championships in Vietnam with 9 medals.

TEHRAN, May 24 (MNA) – Mahtab Nabavi, the Iranian para taekwondo practitioner, has won the first medal for Iran at 4th Asian Para Taekwondo Open Championships.

TEHRAN, May 23 (MNA) – According to the 2018 AFC Champions League quarter-finals draw, Iran’s Esteghlal and Persepolis will meet Qatar’s Al Sadd and Al Duhail respectively.

TEHRAN, May 23 (MNA) – ATU Council Meeting & General Assembly has granted the rights to host World Taekwondo President’s Cup (G2), Asian Taekwondo Club to Iran.

TEHRAN, May 22 (MNA) – Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said preventing Muslim women from participation in sporting events is contrary to Islamic justice between men and women.

TEHRAN, May 22 (MNA) – The triathlon team of Islamic Republic of Iran’s armed forces will participate in the 20th edition of CISM World Military Triathlon Championship held on June 15 to 18 in Lipkoping, Sweden.

TEHRAN, May 22 (MNA) – Iran's futsal team has remained at the first place in Asia and the sixth in the world with 1654 points, according to the latest Futsal World Ranking website.