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  • Official: COVID-19 kills 212 more in Iran

    Official: COVID-19 kills 212 more in Iran

    Tehran, Aug 4 , IRNA - Iran's Health Ministry spokeswoman Sima Sadat Lari said on Tuesday that some 212 more Iranians have died from coronavirus disease (COVID-19) over the past 24 hours bringing the total deaths to 17,617.

  • Official: COVID-19 kills 215 more in Iran

    Official: COVID-19 kills 215 more in Iran

    Tehran, Aug 3 , IRNA - Iran's Health Ministry spokeswoman Sima Sadat Lari said on Monday that some 215 more Iranians have died from coronavirus disease (COVID-19) over the past 24 hours bringing the total deaths to 17,405.

  • WHO envoy hails anti-coronavirus activities in Iran western province

    WHO envoy hails anti-coronavirus activities in Iran western province

    Hamedan, Aug 3, IRNA - World Health Organization (WHO) Representative in Iran Christoph Hamelmann said on Monday that satisfactory anti-coronavirus activities are underway in western Iranian province of Hamedan.

  • Headlines in Iranian English-language dailies on Aug 3

    Headlines in Iranian English-language dailies on Aug 3

    Tehran, Aug 3, IRNA – The following headlines appeared in the English-language newspapers in the Iranian capital on Monday:

  • WHO representative to visit Hamedan

    WHO representative to visit Hamedan

    Hamedan, Aug 2, IRNA – Vice chancellor of Hamedan University of Medical Sciences said that the representative of the World Health Organization in Tehran is scheduled on visit Hamedan, western Iran.

  • Rice Transplanting farms; Southwestern Iran Beauties in summer time

    Rice Transplanting farms; Southwestern Iran Beauties in summer time

    Sabzkouh river (from Karun tributaries) through the Mashayekh Rural District of Chaharmahal and Bakhtiari province has caused rice cultivation to flourish since ancient times. Rice cultivation farms in this part of Iran are of beautiful and unique parts of Chaharmahal and Bakhtiari province. Rice is the regular food of Iranians and characterized by its pleasant taste and smell. Shahrekord, Iran. August 2, 2020. IRNA/ Maryam Almomen.

  • Official: COVID-19 kills 208 more in Iran

    Official: COVID-19 kills 208 more in Iran

    Tehran, Aug 2 , IRNA - Iran's Health Ministry Spokeswoman Sima Sadat Lari said on Sunday that some 208 more Iranians have died from coronavirus disease (COVID-19) over the past 24 hours bringing the total deaths to 17,190.

  • Nature in northwestern Iran; Heris County: Tourist resort

    Nature in northwestern Iran; Heris County: Tourist resort

    Natural in northwestern Iran is tourist resort. Shirlan Waterfall in Heris city is located near a village of the same name (Shirlan) and is about 12 meters high. Heris city as the capital of Heris County is located in East Azarbaijan Province, Iran. August 2, 2020. IRNA/

  • Health official dismisses foreign media hype on Iran's coronavirus statistics

    Health official dismisses foreign media hype on Iran's coronavirus statistics

    Tehran, Aug 2, IRNA - Iran’s Health Ministry spokeswoman Sima Sadat Lari categorically dismissed the hype by certain foreign-based media on statistics concerning the everyday reporting COVID-19 contractions, medical treatments, and fatalities.

  • Austrian envoy acclaims nature of southwestern Iran as tourist resort

    Austrian envoy acclaims nature of southwestern Iran as tourist resort

    Shahr-e Kord, Aug 2, IRNA - Austria's Ambassador to Tehran Stefan Scholz says that untouched and unique nature of southwestern Iranian province of Chaharmahal-Bakhtiari is tourist resort with great capacity for attracting foreign tourists.