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Multiple protests over currency drop continue in Iran

Multiple protests over currency drop continue in Iran

Protests broke out in several Iranian cities today over the dramatic drop of the country's currency and other economic problems ahead of the imposition of renewed US sanctions, IRNA reported. Protests that began in Iran on Tuesday …

Southern Iran hit by 3.5-magnitude quake

Southern Iran hit by 3.5-magnitude quake

A 3.5-magnitude earthquake has shaken southern Iran yesterday, the European Mediterranean Seismological Center said. The epicenter of the quake was located 163 kilometers northwest of the Shiraz city. The seismic center was located at a …

4.6-magnitude quake jolts southern Iran

4.6-magnitude quake jolts southern Iran

A 4.6-magnitude earthquake has shaken southern Iran, the European Mediterranean Seismological Center said Jan.13, Trend news agency reports. The epicenter of the quake was located 113 kilometers south of the Shiraz city. The seismic …

Number of injured in Iran shopping mall explosion rises to 37

Number of injured in Iran shopping mall explosion rises to 37

The number of those injured in a powerful blast at a shopping mall in the southern Iranian city of Shiraz rose to 37 people, local media reported, citing the head of Iran's Center for Emergency Medical Services Pir Hossein …

Large explosion rocks Iranian city of Shiraz

Large explosion rocks Iranian city of Shiraz

A powerful blast at a shopping mall in the southern Iranian city of Shiraz has hurt 32 people, the provincial ambulance service chief said in a televised interview on Saturday, Sputnik reports. The blast reportedly went off at …

China to sell 215 subway train wagons to Iran

China to sell 215 subway train wagons to Iran

An Iranian rail company and a Chinese counterpart have signed a contract for the production of 215 subway train wagons. The wagons will be used in three major cities of Tabriz, Shiraz and Isfahan, Trend reports with reference to …

Factory explosion in Iran kills 1, injures 5 people

Factory explosion in Iran kills 1, injures 5 people

Iran's official news agency is reporting that an explosion in a factory producing foam for upholstery has killed one worker and injured five others, ABC News writes. The Tuesday report says the explosion took place in the steam tank …

Greco-Roman World Cup starts in Shiraz

Greco-Roman World Cup starts in Shiraz

The Greco-Roman World Cup will open today in Shiraz, Iran. Russian team will be headed by Olympic champion Roman Vlasov. Group A of the Greco-Roman World Cup will comprise Russia, Belarus, Germany and Kazakhstan …

Italian Finergy to build solar power plants in Iran

Italian Finergy to build solar power plants in Iran

Experts from the Italian company Finergy will install solar power plants in the Iranian cities of Kerman, Yazd and Shiraz, Iranian media report. The total capacity of the planned power plants is 10 …