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  • Iran’s Ghazi wins 2 medals at World Innovation Tournament

    Iran’s Ghazi wins 2 medals at World Innovation Tournament

    Bojnourd, April 22, IRNA - The head of the Iranian invention team Amir Abbas Koushki said on Thursday that Mobina Ghazi won 2 medals in the World Innovation Tournament in Africa.

  • Weapons cargo seized in Iran’s SW province: Commander

    Weapons cargo seized in Iran’s SW province: Commander

    Ahwaz, April 22, IRNA - The commander of IRGC's regional HQ in Southwestern Iran (“Karbala” HQ), said on Thursday that Iranian forces seized a shipment of weapons at Minoo Island in Khuzestan province of Iran.

  • Official: Iran imports 6th batch of Russia's Sputnik V

    Official: Iran imports 6th batch of Russia's Sputnik V

    Tehran, April 22, IRNA –The spokesman for the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Kianoush Jahanpour on Thursday said that Iran received the 6th batch of Russia's Sputnik V vaccine today.

  • COVID-19 kills 453 more people in Iran

    COVID-19 kills 453 more people in Iran

    Tehran, April 22, IRNA - Some 453 more Iranians have died from the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) over the past 24 hours bringing the total deaths to 68,366, Iran's Health Ministry said on Thursday.

  • Iran's Yazd, Spain's Seville become sister cities

    Iran's Yazd, Spain's Seville become sister cities

    Yazd, April 22, IRNA – Yazd in central Iran and Seville in Spain became sister cities as per a decision made by officials of the Iranian and Spanish cities.

  • Iran, Malaysia universities agree on cooperation

    Iran, Malaysia universities agree on cooperation

    Zanjan, April 22, IRNA – Officials of Zanjan University of Medical Sciences in central west of Iran and University of Nottingham Malaysia have held virtual talks on preliminaries for agreement on scientific and research cooperation.

  • New opportunities for Iran-China emerges

    New opportunities for Iran-China emerges

    Tehran, April 21, IRNA – Iranian diplomat in Shanghai, China on Saturday termed the comprehensive program of cooperation between Iran and China inked during the Chinese Foreign Minister's recent visit to Tehran as an opportunity for a new round of mutual cooperation.

  • Iran pays $30m from money blocked in S Korea to buy COVID-19 vaccine

    Iran pays $30m from money blocked in S Korea to buy COVID-19 vaccine

    Tehran, April 21, IRNA – The head of the Iran-South Korea Joint Chamber of Commerce told IRNA on Wednesday that 30 million dollars from Iran’s approximately seven billion dollars blocked in South Korea has been paid to purchase the COVID-19 vaccine.

  • Official: 8 million Iranians to be vaccinated against COVID-19 soon

    Official: 8 million Iranians to be vaccinated against COVID-19 soon

    Karaj, April 21, IRNA – The spokesman for the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Kianoush Jahanpour said on Saturday that 8 million Iranians will be vaccinated against Coronavirus in the second phase.

  • COVID-19 kills 388 more people in Iran

    COVID-19 kills 388 more people in Iran

    Tehran, April 21, IRNA - Some 388 more Iranians have died from the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) over the past 24 hours bringing the total deaths to 67,913 Iran's Health Ministry announced on Wednesday.