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  •  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.

  •  An old woman is walking in the ruins of her house destructed by the magnitude 6.1 earthquake which hit Kerman on December 1.(Photo by Rahim Bani Asad Azad/ ISNA) 2017-12-01 09:49

    Magnitude 6.1 earthquake rocks southeastern Iran

    TEHRAN — A powerful quake measuring 6.1 on the Richter scale hit Hejdak, a village in southeastern Iran, near the city of Kerman on Friday.

  • Iran’s tourist spots on Turkish Airlines’ ad network 2017-11-29 20:16

    Iran’s tourist spots on Turkish Airlines ad network

    TEHRAN – Tourist attractions of five Iranian cities have been put on the Turkish Airlines’ advertisement network in a bid to promote their charms in a bigger scene.   

  • An undated photo depicts travelers walking across the scenic Shahdad Desert in Kerman province. 2017-11-16 11:05

    Kerman’s H1 foreign tourist arrivals up 30% y/y

    TEHRAN - International tourist arrivals in Iran’s southeastern Kerman province rose 30 percent in the first half of the current Iranian calendar year (started March 21, 2017) from a year earlier.

  • Kerman to host Spanish-speaking tour operators 2017-11-12 08:54

    Kerman to host Spanish-speaking tour operators

    TEHRAN – Kerman province’s tourism body is about to embark on a familiarization tour for several Spanish-language tour operators to experience the southern Iranian region, CTHN reported.

  • A modern troglodyte in Maymand, a UNESCO-registered village in Kerman province 2017-11-07 09:20

    Tourist arrivals in Maymand on rise

    TEHRAN – The number of travelers visiting Maymand, a UNESCO-registered village in the southeastern province of Kerman, has risen in the current Iranian calendar year (started March 21, 2017).

  • Photo depicts a traditional bathhouse, part of the Ganjali Khan complex in Kerman, southern Iran 2017-08-02 18:29

    Ganjali Khan complex evokes everyday life in Safavid-era Iran

    TEHRAN - With its lavishly decorated structures and abundant wax dummies clad in indigenous outfits, the historical Ganjali Khan complex evokes traditions, culture and everyday life in Iran during Safavid dynasty.

  • Ebrahim Khan marketplace restored to former glory 2017-07-27 15:54

    Ebrahim Khan marketplace restored to former glory

    TEHRAN –Bazaar-e Ebrahim Khan, a historical marketplace in downtown Kerman, southern Iran, underwent a thoroughly restoration project, CHTN reported on Monday.

  •  A view of Khajeh Atabak mausoleum surrounded by scaffolding poles 2017-07-13 15:41

    Seljuk-era monument in Kerman undergoes restoration

    TEHRAN – The mausoleum of Khajeh Atabak dating from the Seljuk dynasty (1037–1194) in Kerman province, southeastern Iran, has underwent restoration.

  •  A view of Shah Nematollah Vali Shrine in Kerman province 2017-06-23 10:36

    NGOs helping restore historic sites in Kerman

    TEHRAN – A patchwork of historical places scattered across the southern province of Kerman has been or being restored to their heyday glory by the assistance of non-governmental organizations, CHTN reported on Monday.

  • Regional Music Festival 2017-06-13 18:06

    10th Regional Music Festival set for late June

    TEHRAN – The 10th Regional Music Festival will be held in the southern Iranian city of Kerman from June 27 to 30.

  • Arg-e Bam 2017-05-13 15:36

    Arg-e Bam, an architectural masterpiece

    The Arg-e Bam citadel, located in Bam, a city in the southeastern province of Kerman, can be traced back to the sixth century B.C. It was the largest adobe monument in the world made of unbaked clay bricks. But a major quake seriously damaged it in 2003. However, experts are rebuilding the architectural masterpiece. Bam and its Cultural Landscape is listed by UNESCO as part of the World Heritage Site. Tehran Times / Asghar Khamseh

  • Tandorostoun 2017-05-10 08:59

    Colorful Iran: Tandorostoon celebration in Kerman

    TEHRAN – Tandorostoon is the name of a celebration, which is traditionally held by people in Kerman, southeast of Iran, 40 days after the beginning of the Iranian New Year, Noruz, on April 30.

  • An undated photo depicts travelers walking across the scenic Shahdad Desert in Kerman province. 2017-04-29 18:38

    Sharp rise in foreign tourist visits to Kerman province

    TEHRAN - The number of foreign tourists traveling to the southeastern province of Kerman has raised five times over the past four years, a provincial tourism official said on Saturday.