Wednesday, 10 April 2013 13:30

Iran’s top officials condole over quake

The heads of Iran’s executive, legislative and judicial branches of the government have offered condolences to the families of the victims of the recent earthquake that took place near the southern Iranian city of Bushehr.

Wednesday, 10 April 2013 13:26

Iran Leader grieves over quake victims

Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei has offered condolences following a deadly earthquake that has killed at least 37 people near Iran’s southern city of Bushehr.

A new book entitled ‘Norouz and the Key to its Permanence’ has been published featuring a collection of messages and quotations by the Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei.

Tuesday, 09 April 2013 08:20

11,000 tourists tour Tehran

Some 11,000 tourists use the free-of-charge services provided by Tehran Municipality’s District 12 during Norouz (Iranian New Year started March 21), said the director of the district’s Historical Texture Department.

Tuesday, 09 April 2013 08:17

Bookmaking in Iran

Manuscripts were made by Iranians during the Sassanian rule. Some of the books bound around the 8th and 9th centuries AD were found in China’s Turkistan region.

The second group of Iranian tourists are due to arrive in Egypt in coming weeks amid claims by Cairo officials about suspension of all tourist trips from Iran.

Iran's Red Crescent Society (IRCS) has launched two new clinics in Iraq in a bid to provide medical services to the Iranian pilgrims visiting the Muslim country's Shiite holy shrines, a medical official announced on Sunday.

Monday, 08 April 2013 12:24

Egypt welcomes Iranians

The first group of Iranian tourists visited six Egyptian cities to mark Norouz (the Iranian New Year that started on March 21).

Monday, 08 April 2013 12:23

Foreign tourists increase in Isfahan

The number of foreign tourists visiting the historical sites of Isfahan during Norouz (the Iranian New Year that started on March 21) increased by 18 percent compared with corresponding figure of last year.

Sunday, 07 April 2013 13:01

1m tourists visit Sistan-Baluchestan

More than 1 million tourists have visited the tourism and historical attractions of Sistan-Baluchestan province during Norouz (the Iranian New Year that started on March 21).