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"As someone who has always been on the farmers' side, I don't think they have the right to demonstrate," said Ayatollah Yousef Tabatabaeinejad during a Friday prayer sermon in Isfahan on April 13. "Religious and revolutionary farmers would not do such a thing," he added. "They should ... Iran Drought
The Sixth International Conference on Powder Metallurgy for Automotive Parts, also known as PM Auto 2018 concluded in Isfahan Province on Wednesday. The two-day conference was jointly held by Mashhad Powder Metallurgy Company, Sadjad University of Technology and Austria's ...

By launching the solar farm, which is planned to be completely implemented by Iranian experts, 1.9 million kW/h of electricity will be supplied to the national power grid annually and 38,000 cubic meters of water per year will be saved.Mohsen Mehralizadeh, the governor general of Isfahan Province, ...
Hundreds of farmers demonstrated in the Iranian city of Isfahan for a second day in a protest against what they say is government mismanagement of water resources. Amateur video shared on social media and labeled as shot on April 11 showed crowds in the streets and large numbers of riot police.
Hundreds of farmers continued demonstrating in the Iranian city of Isfahan in a protest against what they say is government mismanagement of water resources. Amateur video shared on social media and labeled as shot on April 11 showed crowds in the streets and large numbers of riot police.The ...
At last report, most Americans couldn't find Iran on a map, but it looks like we are about to get another geography lesson. President Donald Trump's nominee for secretary of state, Mike Pompeo, and his new national security adviser, John Bolton, are dying to go to war with Iran. Of course, "dying to go ... Tehran

TEHRAN - A number of international rail travelers arrived in Isfahan late on Friday for a one-day excursion across the central Iranian city. "The tourism train boarded 68 foreign nationals from Canada, England, Australia, Denmark, Italy, Singapore, Peru and Malaysia," IRNA quoted Isfahan tourism ...
Imam square is also lined with a bazaar that offers many local handicrafts. International sanctions, however, have hit Isfahan's tourism industry hard, and the markets were nearly empty when we arrived. Isfahan is also famous for the many bridges running over the Zayandehroud -- the river that serves as ... Iran
Iranian farmers are feeling the pressures of drought and water shortages. The situation is getting worse each year since no water means no crops. The drought has reached a tipping point where farmers can no longer provide for their families. As a result, they are staging angry protests, demanding that the ... Iran
Incident: Kish F100 near Isfahan on Feb 22nd 2018, cracked windshield ... Kish Air Fokker 100, registration EP-LCQ performing flight Y9-7184 from Kish Island to Kashan (Iran), was enroute at FL340 about 80nm south of Isfahan (Iran) when the crew decided to divert to Isfahan after the windshield cracked. Iran
A message sent to my phone in Farsi was probably warning me that I was about to run out of my internet package. It was an unfortunate situation because the bus had almost arrived at Isfahan's bus terminal, but neither me nor my friend could clearly remember the name of hotel or how to go to it at night. Iran
According to the Iranian Red Crescent, search and rescue teams were being dispatched to the crash site, reports IRNA news agency. The ATR passenger plane belonging to Aseman Airline crashed near Semirom, south of Isfahan province, when it was flying from Tehran to Yasouj. All 60 passengers and ... Iran
Morteza Salimi, head of Rescue and Welfare Organization of Iran's Red Crescent Society, confirmed Tuesday that the wreckage of the ill-fated plane had been spotted by a military helicopter near the Nogol village at about 4,000 meters in the Dena mountain in central Iran's Isfahan province. Iran
ROUND-UP: Indian Rail 3GW tenders, Vikram Solar US office, Iran Isfahan projects. By Tom Kenning; Feb 19, 2018 12:19 PM GMT. Share. Twitter: Piyush Goyal. Indian Railways to tender 3GW of solar. 14 February: Indian Railways, one of the world's largest employers, plans to tender for 3GW of solar on its unused land. Iran
The central city of Isfahan is the most important Iranian hub of enamelling. Enamel working and decorating metals with colourful and baked coats is one of the distinguished courses of art in Isfahan. Meena, is defined as some sort of glasslike coloured coat which can be stabilized by heat on different metals ... Iran
TEHRAN – Standing in Isfahan, Menar Jonban has long been a rather strange attraction of the central Iranian city. Its dual minarets are vastly prone to vibration! Literary meaning “shaking minaret”, Menar Jonban is being visited by hundreds of domestic and foreign travelers each day. It is a burial ... Iran
In Persia, polo enjoyed great patronage under kings and noblemen and became known as chovgan. The game continued to be supported by Mongol rulers of Persia in the 11th century, as well as under the Safavid dynasty. In the 17th century, Naqsh-e Jahan Square in Isfahan was built as a polo field by ... Iran

Isfahan's Assarkhaneh Shahi attracts tourists from all over world. TEHRAN, Apr. 17 (MNA) - The historical Assarkhaneh Shahi (Oil Pressing House) was constructed during the reign of Shah Abbas (I) of Safavid dynasty is one of the most important cultural, historical and tourist attractions of Isfahan.
Farmers in Iran's eastern Isfahan province on Friday demonstrated to protest the government's failure to ease a drought that has plagued the region for a decade, according to local media reports. Iran's semi-official Fars News Agency reported that local farmers in Isfahan had staged large demonstrations ...
At around 3 am, on Sunday April 15, agents of the Intelligence Agency raided farmers' home in Khorasgan in Isfahan and detained a number of them. Reports indicate that 10 farmers were detained during the raid. According to a source a number of those arrested were identified by the police for only being present in ... protesting
Morteza Salimi, head of Rescue and Welfare Organization of Iran's Red Crescent Society, confirmed Tuesday that the wreckage of the ill-fated plane had been spotted by a military helicopter near the Nogol village at about 4,000 meters in the Dena mountain in central Iran's Isfahan province. protesting
ROUND-UP: Indian Rail 3GW tenders, Vikram Solar US office, Iran Isfahan projects. By Tom Kenning; Feb 19, 2018 12:19 PM GMT. Share. Twitter: Piyush Goyal. Indian Railways to tender 3GW of solar. 14 February: Indian Railways, one of the world's largest employers, plans to tender for 3GW of solar on its unused land. protesting
The central city of Isfahan is the most important Iranian hub of enamelling. Enamel working and decorating metals with colourful and baked coats is one of the distinguished courses of art in Isfahan. Meena, is defined as some sort of glasslike coloured coat which can be stabilized by heat on different metals ... protesting
Twin-engine turboprop operated by Iran Aseman Airlines goes down near Semirom town while en route from Tehran to Yasuj. 18 Feb 2018. Play Video. Play. Mute. Current Time 0:00. /. Duration Time 0:00. Loaded: 0%. 0:00. Progress: 0%. 0:00. Progress: 0%. Stream TypeLIVE. Remaining Time -0:00. Share. Playback Rate. protesting
In Persia, polo enjoyed great patronage under kings and noblemen and became known as chovgan. The game continued to be supported by Mongol rulers of Persia in the 11th century, as well as under the Safavid dynasty. In the 17th century, Naqsh-e Jahan Square in Isfahan was built as a polo field by ... protesting
... the bazaar, you will see the superb view of the Naqsh-e Jahan square, which is one of the biggest squares in the entire world. All around the square there are many shops full of magnificent Persian handicrafts. They sell antique and old objects that are the symbols of the history and civilization of Isfahan. protesting
An ATA Airlines McDonnell Douglas MD-83, registration UR-CQC performing flight TBZ-5704 from Mashad to Isfahan (Iran), had landed on Isfahan's runway 26R and were instructed to vacate the runway via taxiway D and hold short of runway 26L. The crew requested to taxi via taxiway K and entered ... protesting
F or the first time in a decade, tourists can visit the historical Ali-Qapu Palace in Isfahan Province with no scaffoldings, as of the beginning of the next Iranian year (March 21), a senior official at Iran's Cultural Heritage, Handicrafts and Tourism Organization said. “The beautiful palace is currently undergoing ... protesting
Each of Longley's photographs showcases a different view of an Isfahan interior, and every shot is a stunning representation of these awe-inspiring places. From royal purples to glittering golds, the ceilings and walls are completely covered in patterns of classical Persian and Islamic art. Many motifs have a ... protesting
Shahrouz Balouchestani, a female flute player at the Isfahan National Orchestra, told the semi-official Iranian Labor News Agency (ILNA) on January 15 that she had performed for years without any problems, including in Shiraz, Fars Province, two months ago. But this time officials in Isfahan prevented the ... protesting
Net - After having three churches registered in the UNESCO World Heritage List, Iran is trying to add one more Armenian cathedral - Isfahan's the Vank - to the list, Iran Front Page reports. The Holy Savior Cathedral is located in the New Julfa district of Isfahan and is commonly referred to as the Vank. protesting
TEHRAN—After registering three churches as United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) World Heritage sites in Iran, the government is looking to register the Holy Savior Cathedral, commonly referred to as Vank Cathedral, in the New Julfa district of Isfahan, reported the ... protesting
According to a Farsi report by Mehr News Agency, Director General of Isfahan Cultural Heritage, Handicrafts and Tourism Department Fereydoun Allahyari said a team of archaeologists arrived at the site when they were on a visit to the city of Meymeh. “The team also managed to discover an ancient hill ... protesting
A t least half a million foreign tourists visited the central province of Isfahan in the first nine months of the current Iranian year (started March 21, 2017). According to the latest report by the provincial office of Iran's Cultural Heritage, Handicrafts and Tourism Organization, the most visited sites have been Imam ... protesting
Deaths have been reported in several provinces: one in the city of Khomeini Shahr, Isfahan Province; six in Qahderijan, Isfahan Province; three in Shahin Shahr, Isfahan Province; six in Tuyserkan, Hamadan Province; two in Izeh, Khuzestan Province; and four in Doroud, Lorestan Province. A member of the ... protesting
LONDON (Reuters) - Nine Iranians were killed in Isfahan province during anti-government protests on Monday night as security forces struggled to contain the boldest challenge to the clerical leadership since unrest in 2009. According to state television six people were killed in the central town of ... protesting
Y oung Iranian violinist Amin Ghafari will perform a violin concerto at Khorshid Art Hall in Isfahan Province. Scheduled for January 17, the event is to be held in collaboration with local musicians. The group will perform a repertoire, including pieces of Johann Sebastian Bach, as well as pieces by Austrian ... protesting
According to a report from HRANA, Human Rights Activists' News Agency in Iran, Ms. Hiva Yazdan Mehdiabadi, a Baha'i resident of Yazd, was detained by security forces twenty days ago. It has also been reported that Moin Namjoyan, a Baha'i resident of Isfahan, was arrested at his residence on ... protesting
TEHRAN – Isfahan authorities are seeking a wider tourism scene for the ancient city, which was once the seat of power in Persia and a top tourism destination now. Isfahan, central Iran, embraces a wide variety of historical places some of which have mainly been off the radar of foreign travelers for some ... protesting
Incident: Kish F100 near Isfahan on Feb 22nd 2018, cracked windshield ... Kish Air Fokker 100, registration EP-LCQ performing flight Y9-7184 from Kish Island to Kashan (Iran), was enroute at FL340 about 80nm south of Isfahan (Iran) when the crew decided to divert to Isfahan after the windshield cracked. protesting
A message sent to my phone in Farsi was probably warning me that I was about to run out of my internet package. It was an unfortunate situation because the bus had almost arrived at Isfahan's bus terminal, but neither me nor my friend could clearly remember the name of hotel or how to go to it at night. protesting
P lans are underway to perform chogan, the UNESCO-inscribed traditional polo, at Isfahan's Naqsh-e-Jahan Square during the Iranian New Year holidays (March 21-April 2). According to Fereydoun Allahyari, the head of the provincial office of Iran's Cultural Heritage, Handicrafts and Tourism Organization, ... protesting
Sherlock Holmes: the Final Adventure' a play by the American playwright Steven Dietz's is being performed at the School of Fine Arts in Isfahan city, capital of Isfahan Province. In 2007 a performance of the play by Arizona Theater Company won the Edgar Allan Poe Award for best mystery play produced in ... protesting
A suspected explosive device was found planted underneath a vehicle in the city of Najafabad, in the central Isfahan Province, on Sunday night ... protesting
An Iranian girl is seen inside the Mosque of Sheykh Lotfollah at the Meidan Emam in Isfahan, the third largest city of Iran, on Sept. 16, 2017. protesting
From the total of 297 types of handicrafts in Iran, 196 originate in Isfahan, creating jobs for over 40,000 people. Given the steady progress in the ... protesting
Isfahan International Airport annually handles more than 2.5 million passengers. The new terminal will increase this figure to 4.5 million. protesting
A train on line between Qom and Isfahan. China is providing $1.8 billion to establish a high-speed rail connection linking Tehran, Qom and ... protesting
The solar project was invested by an industrial company active in the field of electricity and energy — with cooperation of Isfahan Science and ... protesting
The annual generation capacity of the power plant is 210,000kW, according to Islamic Republic News Agency (IRNA). The power plant has a ... protesting


 

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