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All-out efforts underway to help flood-hit Sistan-Baluchestan

All-out efforts underway to help flood-hit Sistan-Baluchestan

All the facilities and capacities of the country have been mobilized to assist people in the flood-stricken province of Sistan-Baluchestan, IRNA news agency reported on Tuesday.

Names of handicrafts for each Iranian city to go on road signs

Names of handicrafts for each Iranian city to go on road signs

In order to familiarize tourists with the hand arts of every city, Iran will be setting up road signs carrying their names across the country.

Iranian students win bronze medals at KIDE 2019

Iranian students win bronze medals at KIDE 2019

A team of Iranian students won seven bronze medals at the Kaohsiung International Invention and Design EXPO (KIDE) 2019, which was held in Taiwan, December 6 – 8, 2019, IRNA news agency reported.

Some 2,000 eco-lodges operating across Iran

Some 2,000 eco-lodges operating across Iran

Iran has been constructing hundreds of eco-lodge guesthouses over the past couple of years to meet demands of rising eco-travelers and sightseers and now about 2,000 eco-lodges are in operation across the country.

Iranian writers send letter to UN warning of U.S. threats to global peace

Iranian writers send letter to UN warning of U.S. threats to global peace

A group of Iranian writers has sent a letter to United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres, warning of the U.S. threats to the world following the assassination of commander Qassem Soleimani and a number his companions in a U.S. military atta

Health ministry pursuing to provide medicine for SMA patients

Health ministry pursuing to provide medicine for SMA patients

The Ministry of Health is trying to provide medicines for patients with spinal muscular atrophy (SMA) and other rare diseases, IRIB news agency reported on Friday.

Charity Worker Helps Wishes of 453 Cancer Kids Come True

Charity Worker Helps Wishes of 453 Cancer Kids Come True

An Iranian charity worker has dedicated her life to children with cancer to change the colour of their world.

WHO keeps silent on U.S. sanctions affecting Iranian MPS patients

WHO keeps silent on U.S. sanctions affecting Iranian MPS patients

The World Health Organization (WHO) has kept silent on supplying medicine needed for Mucopolysaccharidosis (MPS) patients in Iran because of the sanctions imposed by the United States.

WCC experts visit weavers, workshops in Iranian village

WCC experts visit weavers, workshops in Iranian village

World Crafts Council-Asia Pacific Region Director Ghada Hijavi along with her fellow experts arrived in Qassemabad village on Wednesday to follow up on their assessment to name the northern Iranian rural area a world hub of handicrafts.

Iran, Armenia ink MOU to expand labor, social welfare co-op

Iran, Armenia ink MOU to expand labor, social welfare co-op

Iran's Minister of Cooperatives, Labor and Social Welfare Mohammad Shariatmadari and his Armenian counterpart Zaruhi Batoyan signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) to enhance cooperation in the fields of vocational training, labor, and social wel

WCC experts visit weavers, workshops in Iranian village

WCC experts visit weavers, workshops in Iranian village

World Crafts Council-Asia Pacific Region Director Ghada Hijavi along with her fellow experts arrived in Qassemabad village on Wednesday to follow up on their assessment to name the northern Iranian rural area a world hub of handicrafts.

Largest nursery in Iran inaugurated

Largest nursery in Iran inaugurated

The largest nursery in Iran, which is said to be the largest as well in the Middle East, was inaugurated in a ceremony in Tehran on Friday.

Iranian Korsi Brings Family Members Together on Yalda Night

Iranian Korsi Brings Family Members Together on Yalda Night

One of the Iranian traditions going back generations is for family members to sit around a korsi on Yalda night.

Lebanese narrator Sara Kasir tells stories to children in Tehran

Lebanese narrator Sara Kasir tells stories to children in Tehran

Sara Kasir, an experienced storyteller from Lebanon, gave a performance for Iranian children on the second day of the 22nd International Storytelling Festival in Tehran on Wednesday.

Iran seeks to foster ‘art tourism’ in partnership with handicrafts

Iran seeks to foster ‘art tourism’ in partnership with handicrafts

Iran aims to strengthen bonds existing between handicrafts and tourism in order to foster “art tourism”, deputy tourism minister Pouya Mahmoudian has said.

Iranian crafts, souvenirs welcomed at Geneva charity fair

Iranian crafts, souvenirs welcomed at Geneva charity fair

Iranian handicrafts, souvenirs, and foodstuff were welcomed at the UN Bazaar 2019, an international charity fair which was held at the United Nations Office in Geneva on December 3.

Tribal tourism gives chance to discover another face of Iran

Tribal tourism gives chance to discover another face of Iran

For both domestic and foreign travelers, tribal tourism is all about opening eyes to new places, traditions, cuisines, beliefs, and ways of life.

Foreign tour operators, travel marketers astonished by safe, modern Iran

Foreign tour operators, travel marketers astonished by safe, modern Iran

International tour operators and travel marketers, who have recently made a familiarization tour across Iran, are astonished by seeing a country that is far more safe and modern than that they previously thought.

Tehran cultural center to host “Incredible Iran”

Tehran cultural center to host “Incredible Iran”

An exhibition of photos by Javad Qarai, the director of the popular documentary series “Irangard”, will open Friday at the Niavaran Cultural-Historical Complex in Tehran.

Effects of U.S. sanctions on Iranian citizens' health security

Effects of U.S. sanctions on Iranian citizens' health security

1. Problem statement Sanctions are one of the punitive measures in international relations that have a lot of meanings. Sanction can be defined as cutting or restricting business and political ties as punitive action by one or more governments agains