Khorasan Razavi province


  • 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


    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.

  • زمین لرزه زلزله 2017-04-05 11:31

    1 dead, 17 injured as quake hits northeastern Iran

    TEHRAN - An earthquake measuring 6 on the Richter scale hit parts of the northeastern province of Khorasan Razavi on Wednesday morning, leaving one dead and 17 injured so far, IRIB reported.

  • تصادف و ترافیک شدید در محور مشهد به تربت حیدریه 2017-03-25 02:10

    Car pile-up left one dead, 63 injured in northeast Iran

    At least one person has been killed and some 63 are wounded in a 130-car pile-up on a road leading to Mashhad, northeastern province of Khorasan Razavi, on Friday.

  • دستگیری سارقان خودرو 2017-01-01 20:37

    Saudi national arrested in Iran for dollar smuggling 

    TEHRAN – Iran’s security forces have arrested a Saudi national at an airport in Khorasan Razavi province, eastern Iran, for smuggling dollar, local officials have reported. 

  • cotton 2016-11-23 17:47

    Picture of the day

    Farmers are harvesting cotton in Sabzevar, Khorasan Razavi province. The harvest season started in mid-October and will end in December. (Mizan/ Mohammad Heshmati)

  • saffron harvest season 2016-11-05 09:23

    Picture of the day

    With more than 8,000 hectares of farming lands, Torbat-e Heydarieh, Khorasan Razavi province, is one of the biggest producers of saffron worldwide. The fields yield some 44 tons of saffron annually and create some 70,000 job opportunities. The saffron produced in Torbat-e Heydarieh is being exported to 45 countries. (Tehran Times/ Saeed Goli)

  • 12-1.jpg 2016-10-16 10:25

    Picture of the day

    Farmers in Neishabur, northeastern Khorasan Razavi province, are harvesting tomatoes. Some 1,250 hectares of lands in the region are under the cultivation of tomato, yielding some 46,250 tons of the crop annually. (IRNA/Morteza Aminoroayaei)