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Iran, Italy to Enhance Cooperation in Culture, Art

Iran, Italy to Enhance Cooperation in Culture, Art

Iranian and Italian officials have highlighted the necessity of working closer together in the fields of culture and art.
Japan Increases Energy Imports from Iran by 94%

Japan Increases Energy Imports from Iran by 94%

Japan used to be a major customer of Iran’s energy market but the country drastically reduced its energy imports during the years that Tehran was under international sanctions. However, with the removal of the sanctions, Japan has once again joined the main importers of Iran’s energy.
Iranian Woman Fights Addiction, Poverty to Become Entrepreneur

Iranian Woman Fights Addiction, Poverty to Become Entrepreneur

This is the story of a woman who sells herbs to make a living; a woman named Fariba whose past is not as colourful as the herbs she sells at the store.
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10 Countries Host Half of World’s Refugees

Ten countries - which account for just 2.5 percent of the global economy - are hosting more than half the world's refugees, a rights group recently reported.
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Parliament Permits Iran’s State Universities to Open Foreign Branches

Based on a motion passed in a Sunday session of the Iranian parliament, the country’s universities will be able to establish branches in other...

“Gaz” Candy, Traditional Souvenir of Iran’s Isfahan

Gaz is the name of a type of Persian nougat which originated from Isfahan in central Iran. The sticky white substance is formed of honeydew...

Attar’s Mausoleum in Nishapur

The well-known Persian poet and mystic, Farid Ud-din Attar Nishapuri, was born in c. 1145, and martyred in c. 1221. His mausoleum is located in Khorasan Razavi province, in the city of Nishapur.
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Maranjab Desert blanketed by snow (PHOTOS)

The snow-coated desert draws local and foreign visitors in the winter.
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Barberry collection in South Khorasan Province (PHOTOS)

A vast area in South Khorasan is under cultivation and the barberry crop is expected to grow this year.
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A mosque unearthed in the desert (PHOTOS)

Rig Mosque, an ancient site of worship which dates back centuries, have been dug up in central Iran.