Golestan province

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  • mayor 2017-12-04 20:46

    Golestan province has its first-ever female mayor

    TEHRAN – Gelalak Beigizadeh has been appointed as the first-ever female mayor in the city of Maraveh Tappeh, northern Golestan province.

  • Four new governors appointed 2017-10-12 10:18

    Four new governors appointed

    TEHRAN – Interior Ministry on Wednesday appointed four new governors for the provinces of West Azerbaijan, Kurdistan, Golestan and Markazi, Tasnim news agency reported.

  • A photo collection depicts artisans participating in and visitors to the 11th International Festival of Tribes Culture in Golestan province, northern Iran, September 5, 2017. 2017-09-08 01:57

    Intl. Festival of Tribes Culture underway

    A photo collection depicts artisans participating in and visitors to the 11th International Festival of Tribes Culture in Golestan province, northern Iran, September 5, 2017.

  • An undated photo depicts Turkmen nomads performing a traditional dance at the foot of Gonbad-e Qabus, a UNESCO-inscribed tower in northern Iran. 2017-08-24 13:56

    Northern cities gear up for intl. tribal culture festival

    TEHRAN – The cities of Gorgan and Gonbad-e Kavus in northern Golestan province will successively host the 11th International Festival of Tribes Culture in early September, ISNA reported on Monday.

  • Igor Khorozyan 2017-08-20 10:50

    By Farnaz Heidari

    Digging deep into human-carnivore conflicts in Iran

    Human-carnivore conflicts is rapidly increasing in Iran. For instance just recently a young boy who was tending his sheep was attacked by a black bear on July 10, 2017 on the outskirts of a village in Jiroft, southeastern province of Kerman.

  • flood 2017-08-12 09:18

    Flood leaves 2 dead, 2 missing in Iran

    TEHRAN -- Severe flood in Golestan Province in northeastern part of Iran has so far claimed two lives and left 2 missing.

  • Iranian police seize pieces of prehistoric relic 2017-08-01 09:40

    Iranian police seize pieces of prehistoric relics

    TEHRAN – Iranian authorities have confiscated six pieces of prehistoric objects from a smuggler’s house in Gonbad-e Kavus, northern Golestan province.

  •  A poster for “Iranian Cuisine, Tourism Culture” festival 2017-07-25 09:10

    Gorgan to host culinary festival

    TEHRAN – Gorgan, the capital of Golestan Province in northern Iran, will host a culinary festival from August 2 to 4.

  • yurt mine 2017-05-10 18:19

    Mine blast one week on: 43 bodies recovered, rescue efforts underway

    TEHRAN -- Rescue operations are still underway after 43 corpses recovered from a coal mine that exploded in the northeastern province of Golestan on May 3.

  • Khalid Nabi shrine merges faith with beauty 2017-05-06 16:10

    Khalid Nabi shrine merges faith with beauty

    A photo collection depicts the shrine of Khalid Nabi and its scenic peaceful surroundings in Golestan province near the border with Turkmenistan, April 29, 2017. Every year thousands of pilgrims and travelers come to visit the shrine that is surmounted by a tiny cone-shaped dome atop a greenish pick. The shrine is adjacent to an ancient cemetery of the same name, itself a source of charm for the northeastern land. The cemetery has been inscribed on the national heritage list by the Cultural Heritage, Tourism and Handicrafts Organization. AFM/MG Tehran Times/ Aboutaleb Nadri

  • A detail of an ancient citadel in Belqeys historical city, northeast Iran 2017-05-02 09:04

    Archaeological probe seeks to cast new light on Belqeys historical city

    TEHRAN – A team of Iranian archeologists has commenced a detailed survey in the historical city of Belqeys in a bid to shed new light on the northeastern Iranian mudbrick site.