Khorasan Razavi province

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  • Photo of a dried up river near Hamoun Lake, Sistan-Baluchestan province, taken in December 2015 Photo by Hossein Zohrevand/Tasnim 2018-05-11 20:29

    Iran mulls over water transfer from Sea of Oman to drought-ridden provinces

    TEHRAN — Iran is weighing up the option of transferring water from Sea of Oman to drought-ridden provinces of Sistan-Baluchestan, Hormozgan and Khorasan Razavi, deputy head of the Department of Environment (DOE) for marine affairs has said.

  • Pilgrims visit the holy shrine of Imam Reza (AS), the eighth Shia Imam, in Mashhad, northeast Iran. 2018-05-07 21:14

    Five tourism projects worth $80m inaugurated

    TEHRAN – President Hassan Rouhani on Monday inaugurated five projects via video conferencing as part of a government initiative aimed at promoting tourism across the northeastern Khorasan Razavi province.

  • People visit the Louvre exhibit at the National Museum of Iran 2018-04-16 21:32

    Louvre show to run in Mashhad

    TEHRAN – The city of Mashhad will be the subsequent destination of a landmark Louvre show, which is currently underway at the National Museum of Iran in Tehran.

  • Some ancient windmills are still operational in Nashtifan region. 2018-04-16 21:32

    Mashhad-Khaf tourism train in the pipeline

    TEHRAN – The Islamic Republic of Iran Railways plans to operate a tourism train, which will connect the cities of Mashhad and Khaf, northeastern Khorasan Razavi Province.

  • Pilgrims visit the holy shrine of Imam Reza (AS), the eighth Shia Imam, in Mashhad, northeast Iran. 2018-03-03 20:58

    Khorasan Razavi hosts 1.7m foreign tourists in 11 months

    TEHRAN – Some 1.7 million foreign nationals visited Khorasan Razavi province, northeast Iran, during the first 11 months of the current Iranian calendar year (started March 21, 2017).

  • Kashmar’s first eco-lodge makes debut 2018-02-08 07:05

    Kashmar’s first eco-lodge makes debut

    TEHRAN – The first-ever eco-lodge came on stream in Kashmar county, northeastern Khorasan Razavi province, aiming to buttress hospitality industry in the region.

  • Pakistani passengers stranded in snow receive relief aid 2018-01-30 11:16

    Pakistani passengers stranded in snow receive relief aid

    TEHRAN – The Iranian Red Crescent Society has provided relief aid to 48 Pakistani passengers stranded in snow in Khorasan Razavi Province, northeastern Iran, according to IRNA. 

  • atashuni 2018-01-04 11:10

    Colorful Iran

    Atashuni ritual in Khorasan

    In the past, people who lived in Khorasan Razavi province, northeastern Iran, performed Atashuni ritual during cold nights of winter.

  • Kang where roof of one house is yard of another 2017-12-31 09:03

    Kang where roof of one house is yard of another

    Photos depict the photogenic village of Kang situated on the highlands of Mount Binalud in northeast Iran, December 28, 2017.

  • Jahangiri 2017-12-29 21:00

    First VP inaugurates major industrial projects

    TEHRAN- Iranian First Vice-President Es’haq Jahangiri inaugurated major industrial projects in the northeastern province of Khorasan Razavi on Thursday, Shata news agency reported.

  • HAFT FATEMEH RITUAL 2017-12-24 20:51

    COLORFUL IRAN

    Haft Fatemeh ritual in Khorasan

    The rain-seeking ritual ‘Haft Fatemeh’, which literally means ‘seven Fatemehs’ is traditionally performed in villages in Khorasan Razavi Province.

  • An undated photo shows a rock climber ascending the frozen Akhlamad Waterfall in Khorasan Razavi province, northeast Iran. 2017-12-11 20:28

    By Afshin Majlesi

    Akhlamad retains charm in winter

    TEHRAN – Though not a water-rich country, Iran still boasts a considerable number of waterfalls and cascades that are fairly popular amongst domestic sightseers.

  • Qasr-e Khorshid: A must-see tourist destination in northeast Iran 2017-11-27 19:05

    Qasr-e Khorshid: A must-see tourist destination in northeast Iran

    TEHRAN – Qasr-e Khorshid (literally ‘the Sun Palace’), is an 18th-century iconic monument which is currently used as a museum of anthropology in Kalat County, Khorasan Razavi province, northeast Iran.

  • Foreign travelers visit well-preserved windmills in Nashtifan, northeastern Iran. 2017-11-21 11:50

    Iran seeks UNESCO recognition for ancient windmills

    TEHRAN – Iran has put forward its cluster of Asbads - ancient vertical-axis windmills - as a candidate for inclusion in the UNESCO World Heritage list.