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Zarivar Lake Kurdistan Marivan Iran

Karimian: Zarivar Lake Needs More Attention

Omid Karimian, the representative of Kurdistan province in Iranian parliament, says Marivan Lake is in vulnerable situations and the local government must find the...
8 Million Iranians have Registered for Umrah

8 Million Iranians have Registered for Umrah

Head of Hajj and Pilgrimage Organization Hojjatoleslam Hassan Mousavi says more than 8 million Iranians have registered for Umrah trip while the country dispatches...
More Museums to be Opened by ICHO in Kurdistan Province

More Museums to be Opened by ICHO in Kurdistan Province

Farhad Meimanatabadi, the Chief of Cultural Heritage, Handcrafts and Tourism Organization of Kurdistan, says Iranian government is going to open new museums and build...
Iranian Labors to Hold Demonstrate in International Workers' Day

Iranian Labors to Hold Demonstrate in International Workers’ Day

The head of Workers House, Esmail Haghparasti, announced that Iranian labors will hold peaceful demonstrations in International Workers' Day to protest against their current...
Grand Ayatollah Abdollah Javadi-Amoli, an Iranian Twelver Shi'a Marja

Iran’s Ayatollah Condemns the Activities of Firearms Manufacturers Companies in the United States

Grand Ayatollah Abdollah Javadi-Amoli, an Iranian Twelver Shi'a Marja, condemned the activities of firearms manufacturers companies in the United States. He believes producing arms...
Strong Earthquakes Make Iranians Worried

Strong Earthquakes Make Iranians Worried

According to media reports, more strong earthquakes will hit Iran in coming weeks and months. This fact has made Iranians worried about their future...
Iran's Judiciary Chief Ayatollah Sadeq Amoli Larijani

“Executions are Good for the Establishment of Islamic Republic”

Iran along side with China and Saudi Arabia is a notorious country in case of the number of executions. Although it’s been criticized by...
Iran Reprimands Advertisers of Satellite Channels

Iran Reprimands Advertisers of Satellite Channels

While Islamic Republic of Iran Broadcasting (IRIB) only offers six national TV channels to Iranians inside the country, there are tens of satellite channels...
Tehran Municipality to Turn Evin Prison Into Park

Tehran Municipality to Turn Evin Prison Into Park

Meisam Emroodi, Deputy Mayor of Tehran Municipality, revealed that Tehran officials are looking to turn Evin prison into a park for Tehran citizens. The...
Iranians Should Learn English for Better International Communications

Zahedi: Iranians Should Learn English for Better International Communications

English is not a spoken language in Iran despite other countries in the Middle East region. This language is widely spoken in Pakistan, Afghanistan,...
Iranians Censure Executions on Football Pitches

Iranians Censure Executions on Football Pitches

According to the official statistics revealed by Iran's judiciary system, 252 Iranians were sentenced to Capital punishment including 5 women and 1 juvenile. Recently...
Iran Opens 24 male-only Colleges

Iran Opens 24 male-only Colleges

One of the main policies of Iranian government was segregating females from males during the recent years. The notion is recommended by Islamic rules....