Kermanshah

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  • Javad Fatemi-Nasab, Sarpol-e Zahab Friday prayer leader 2018-02-16 11:52

    Cleric lives in tent in sympathy with quake victims

    TEHRAN — A cleric in the western city of Sarpol-e Zahab, Kermanshah province, which was hit hard by a magnitude 7.3 earthquake on November 12, is still living in a tent in sympathy with the quake-hit victims.

  • Magnitude 7.3 quake which hit city of Sar-pol Zahab on November 12 caused widespread devastation to the area. 2018-01-13 08:19

    Over 50 earthquakes hit Iranian city on Thursday

    TEHRAN – More than 50 consecutive tremors, with different levels of severity, shook the city of Sumar in the western province of Kermanshah on Thursday.

  • Quake-hit Kermanshahi people rebuilding homes amid hope 2018-01-09 12:03

    Quake-hit Kermanshahi people rebuilding homes amid hope

    TEHRAN — Almost two months after the tragic magnitude 7.3 quake rocked the western province of Kermanshah, the citizens join hands with those who volunteered to help rebuild their damaged cities and villages.

  • Ahmad Sadeqi 2018-01-07 09:12

    20 projects proposed to earthquake-proof Tehran

    TEHRAN – Tehran’s Municipality has proposed 20 prioritized projects which are believed to strengthen the metropolis against a possible massive earthquake.

  • 70% of hospitals in Iran dilapidated: official 2018-01-06 10:01

    70% of hospitals in Iran dilapidated: official

    TEHRAN — Some 70 percent of the hospitals in Iran are old and in bad condition, an official with civil engineering affairs department of the Ministry of Health has said.

  • IRGC completes quake relief mission in Kermanshah 2018-01-04 20:17

    IRGC completes quake relief mission in Kermanshah

    TEHRAN – The commander of the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) says his forces have accomplished the mission to provide temporary housing for villagers in the western province of Kermanshah that were left homeless by a massive earthquake in November.

  • Frightened by earthquake, people rushed out of their homes to find safe places in the neighborhoods after a magnitude-5.2 quake hit Tehran on December 20. 2018-01-02 10:17

    By Setareh Behroozi

    Earthquake or its social aftershocks, which is more destructive?

    All began with a massive earthquake which hit the western province of Kermanshah on November 12, 2017. The sad news and photos of the earthquake went viral and made people all over the country to feel sorrow.

  • تهران پس از زلزله 2017-12-29 07:54

    Tehran quakes: Tehraners tremble with fear

    TEHRAN — Tehran was shaken with yet another minor quake at 00:54 a.m. local time on Wednesday stoking up fear once again into the hearts of terrified citizens.

  • A view of the city of Bam, rocked by the magnitude 6.6 earthquake 14 years ago, Photo by IRNA 2017-12-27 07:24

    By Maryam Qarehgozlou

    On the occasion of 2003 Bam earthquake

    Fourteen years after a deadly quake hit the city of Bam in the southeastern province of Kerman once again deep-seated fear of devastating quakes has gripped people all over the country.

  • 80% of quake-hit villages provided temporary housing 2017-12-21 07:45

    80% of quake-hit villages provided temporary housing

    TEHRAN – Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) Commander Major General Mohammad Ali Jafari said on Wednesday that almost 80 percent of the project to provide quake-hit people in villages in the western province of Kermanshah with temporary housing units is completed.

  • Kermanshah quake 2017-12-20 08:48

    Leader orders allocation of $200m for Kermanshah quake victims

    TEHRAN – Supreme Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei approved withdrawal of $200 million from the National Development Fund to assist Kermanshah quake victims, Majlis speaker Ali Larijani said on Tuesday.

  • Teenage girl hailed a hero for rescuing baby sister 2017-12-17 18:54

    Teenage girl hailed a hero for rescuing baby sister

    TEHRAN — 13-year-old Haniyeh is her family’s hero by risking her life to save her baby sister from approaching death during Kermanshah strong quake.

  • Tehran Metro 2017-12-11 09:00

    ‘Tehran metro can resist magnitude 8 earthquake’

    TEHRAN – Tehran metro can endure earthquakes measuring up to 8 on the Richter scale, director of Tehran Urban and Suburban Railway Operations Company said.

  • Construction workers are preparing conex boxes in Sarpol-e Zahab. (Photo by Abdollah Moradi/IRIB) 2017-12-10 18:34

    Hundreds of conex boxes delivered to quake-hit Kermanshah

    TEHRAN – Up to now 886 conex boxes have been delivered to the earthquake-stricken regions of Kermanshah, head of the National Disaster Management Organization said on Saturday.

  • professor of engineering seismology Mehdi Zare 2017-12-06 16:53

    No link between recent quakes across Iran: seismologist

    TEHRAN — Recent earthquakes hitting provinces of Kermanshah, Tehran, Kerman, Bushehr and Gilan are not connected to each other, professor of engineering seismology Mehdi Zare said.

  •  Ismail Najjar 2017-12-01 20:41

    Tehran earthquake preparedness ‘woefully low, unacceptable’, official warns

    TEHRAN — Earthquake preparedness in the city of Tehran is woefully ‘low’ and ‘unacceptable’, Ismail Najjar, head of the state-run National Disaster Management Organization said on Thursday.

  • A group of construction workers are building a Conex box as a temporary shelter in Sarpol-e Zahab, Kermanshah province. (Photo by Abdollah Moradi/ IRIB) 2017-11-29 07:05

    Charity foundation donates $22m to Kermanshah quake victims

    TEHRAN — Iran’s Imam Khomeini Relief Foundation, a charity organization, has so far paid some 200 billion rials (nearly $5m) in cash and provided 700 billion rials (nearly $17m) in kind for quake-hit areas in the western province of Kermanshah.

  • A photo by Amir Jalilvand shows a cleric playing with children in the quake-stricken region of Kermanshah as part of a psychotherapy program after the massive disaster. 2017-11-27 18:37

    Tehran photo exhibit explores aftermath of Kermanshah earthquake

    TEHRAN – An exhibition of photos by Amir Jalilvand revealing the aftermath of the devastating earthquake in the western Iranian region of Kermanshah opened Sunday at the Iranian Artists Forum (IAF) in Tehran.

  • Rain falling down in quake-hit province of Kermanshah have made life even harder for the tragic quake survivors. 2017-11-25 08:53

    Cold spell, flooding hit Iranian provinces

    TEHRAN — Over the first days of the ninth Iranian calendar month of Azar (starting November 22) some parts of the country have experienced a sharp drop in temperature and were inundated with flood.

  • CHTHO Deputy Director Mohammad-Hassan Talebian (2nd L) talks to cultural heritage officials of Kermanshah province on November 19, 2017. 2017-11-21 09:35

    Iran’s quake-stricken historical sites undergo urgent restoration

    TEHRAN – Emergency projects commenced on Monday aiming to protect several historical and heritage sites which suffered damages during an earthquake that jolted the western province of Kermanshah on November 12.

  • South Korean actress Lee Young-ae in scene from “Dae Jang Geum” 2017-11-20 18:30

    Korean actress Lee Young-ae backs quake relief efforts in Iran 

    TEHRAN – South Korean actress Lee Young-ae has donated 50,000,000 Korean won (about $45,000) to earthquake relief efforts in Iran, where she is hugely popular.

  • kermanshah 2017-11-20 12:18

    Quake turns 130,000 tent dwellers 

    The photo shows tents established to home people whose houses were partially or completely destroyed in a massive earthquake which hit the province of Kermanshah in western Iran. The 7.3 magnitude tremor, which happened on the evening of November 12, left about 130,000 homeless. The interior minister has said work has started for construction of provisional houses as the winter is quickly approaching. He said efforts for building permanent homes will begin in a month by the Housing Foundation.

  • Leader pays a visit to earthquake-stricken areas 2017-11-20 11:45

    Leader pays a visit to earthquake-stricken areas

    Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Ali Khamenei traveled to Kermanshah Province this morning, Monday November 20, 201 to meet with the grieved people of the earthquake-stricken areas. khamenei.ir/leader.ir

  • رهبر کرمانشاه 2017-11-20 11:25

    Ayatollah Khamenei visits quake-hit Kermanshah province

    KERMANSHAH, Sarpol-e Zahab -- Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Ali Khamenei made a visit on Monday morning to Kermanshah province, western Iran, which was hit severely by a deadly earthquake on November 12.

  •  Mehdi Zare 2017-11-20 10:02

    By Prof. Mehdi Zare & Farnaz Kamranzad 

    7.3 magnitude quake in Sarepol-e Zahab 

    On November 12, 2017, at 18:18 UTC (21:48 Iran Standard Time), a major earthquake with the moment magnitude of 7.3 occurred in Kermanshah province, western Iran.

  • Larijani visits quake-hit Kermanshah province 2017-11-20 08:29

    Larijani visits quake-hit Kermanshah province

    TEHRAN – Parliament Speaker Ali Larijani visited the western province of Kermanshah on Sunday to closely watch the quake-hit regions and express sympathy with the families who lost loved ones in the devastating earthquake.

  • An old man is standing on the ruins of his house devastated by the powerful quake in Kermanshah. 2017-11-19 20:25

    U.S. sanctions against Iran block donations to quake victims

    Anonymous benefactor donates $2.5m for quake-hit Kermanshah

    TEHRAN — An anonymous benefactor has donated 100 billion rials (nearly $2.5 million) to earthquake-stricken province of Kermanshah, head of the Imam Khomeini Relief Foundation said on Thursday.

  • Volunteers in southeastern city of Zahedan performs Household Hazard Preparedness Plan on March 7, 2017 (Photo: IRNA) 2017-11-16 11:25

    By Setareh Behroozi

    ‘Earthquake is not dangerous if you are prepared’

    TEHRAN -- Iranians all around the world spend bitter days receiving sad news about aftermath of the recent earthquake which hit the western Kermanshah province.

  • An old man is donating a blanket to the earthquake-stricken victims of Kermanshah.  2017-11-16 11:13

    Aid still rushing to quake-hit Kermanshah

    TEHRAN — Four days after the deadly magnitude 7.3 earthquake striking the western province of Kermanshah, medical, relief, and reconstruction aid is still rushing to the region.