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  • Iran’s remarkable biodiversity museum 2021-02-21 18:10

    Iran’s remarkable biodiversity museum

    TEHRAN – The richest and most important biodiversity museum of Iran has been set up in the Department of Environment (DOE), which exhibits extinct native species such as Persian lion and Caspian tiger, as well as rare species of Asiatic cheetah, mugger crocodile, bustard, grouse, and Asian black bear.

  • Iranian-made coronavirus vaccine 90% immunogenic: study 2021-02-21 17:28

    Iranian-made coronavirus vaccine 90% immunogenic: study

    TEHRAN – Tests performed on volunteers who received the Iranian-made COVID-19 vaccine showed that the immunogenicity of “COVIRAN BAREKAT” is about 90 percent.

  • Mother tongue is the soul of life 2021-02-21 17:06

    By Mehdi Garshasbi

    Mother tongue is the soul of life

    TEHRAN - International Mother Language Day is celebrated each year on February 21. It is a source of inspiration to build multicultural and inclusive societies where people of all races, faiths, languages, and cultures get respect and can live with dignity.

  • $2.8b of drug traffickers’ assets confiscated 2021-02-20 17:21

    $2.8b of drug traffickers’ assets confiscated

    TEHRAN – Iranian police have seized illegally acquired assets of drug traffickers worth 120 trillion rials (nearly $2.8 billion at the official rate of 42,000 rials) over the past 10 months, IRNA reported on Saturday.

  • South Khorasan hosting unique species of urial 2021-02-20 17:20

    By Faranak Bakhtiari

    South Khorasan hosting unique species of urial

    TEHRAN – Darmian protected area in the eastern province of South Khorasan is a habitat for thousands of the largest and the most beautiful species of urial in Iran, which is even famous worldwide.

  • شلمچه 2021-02-20 17:18

    Iraqi travelers worsen pandemic in Khuzestan: governor general

    TEHRAN – Iraqi nationals visiting Iran have worsened the coronavirus pandemic in the southwestern Khuzestan province, IRNA quoted the province’s governor general as saying on Saturday.

  • منازل آسیب دیده از زلزله سی سخت 2021-02-19 19:25

    Ongoing relief for quake-hit Sisakht

    TEHRAN – Rescue and relief operations are underway in Sisakht and surrounding areas as a magnitude 5.6 earthquake struck the southwestern town late on Wednesday.

  • سازمان بهداشت 2021-02-19 17:05

    Iran, a role model in West Asia for NCDs control: WHO official

    TEHRAN – Iran’s measures to control non-communicable diseases (NCDs) is a role model for the Middle East (West Asia), World Health Organization (WHO) Regional Director for Eastern Mediterranean, Ahmad al-Manzari, has said.

  • Tehran, Kabul to establish science, technology park 2021-02-19 16:28

    Tehran, Kabul to establish science, technology park

    TEHRAN – Sourena Sattari, the Iranian vice president for science and technology, and Abdul Zahir Shakib, the head of the Academy of Sciences of Afghanistan, discussed enhanced cooperation between the two neighboring countries through establishing a joint science and technology park, ISNA reported.

  • Iran plans to open innovation, technology centers in Russia, Syria 2021-02-19 14:55

    Iran plans to open innovation, technology centers in Russia, Syria

    TEHRAN – Iran plans to set up two houses of innovation and technology in Syria and Russia in the near future with the aim of finding new markets for domestic knowledge-based products in the region.

  • دانش بنیان 2021-02-17 19:00

    Iran to set up permanent exhibition of knowledge-based products in Armenia

    TEHRAN – Iran is going to set up a permanent exhibition of products manufactured by knowledge-based companies in Armenia.

  • تهران 2021-02-17 18:07

    By Mehdi Garshasbi

    Towards higher energy efficiency

    TEHRAN - Cities are ground zero for the COVID-19 pandemic has highlighted the pre-existing structural weaknesses. As we respond and work towards recovery, we look to our cities as hubs of the community, human innovation, and ingenuity.

  • پناهندگان 2021-02-17 18:07

    Refugees in Iran to get better healthcare

    TEHRAN – A trilateral meeting on offering better healthcare to refugees in Iran was held in Tehran on Tuesday with the representative of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR), Ivo Freijsen, in attendance.

  • No vaccine as effective as Iranian vaccine against UK variant 2021-02-17 18:06

    No vaccine as effective as Iranian vaccine against UK variant

    TEHRAN –Test results have shown that the Iranian-made coronavirus vaccine is highly effective against the British mutated coronavirus virus and no other vaccine in the world has been so effective, Minoo Mohrez, member of the National Headquarters for Coronavirus Control, has stated.

  • Japan, UNDP continue support to restore Lake Urmia 2021-02-17 17:47

    By Faranak Bakhtiari

    Japan, UNDP continue support to restore Lake Urmia

    TEHRAN – During a ceremony held in the Japanese Embassy in Tehran on Wednesday, the Government of Japan contributed $3 million to help revive Lake Urmia through the United Nations Development Program (UNDP).

  • Covid 19 2021-02-16 22:01

    By Faranak Bakhtiari

    One year into the pandemic, Iran’s achievements

    TEHRAN – A year has passed since Iran reported the first case of coronavirus infection on February 19. The country has made great efforts to combat the pandemic through boosting production of medical items, forming volunteer groups, and implementing different schemes, and the most precious of which was the medical staff’s dedication.

  • دانش بنیان 2021-02-16 17:40

    D-8 event promoting Iranian startups

    TEHRAN – Twenty Iranian startups are showcasing their achievements at the 3rd Technology Investment Meeting (TIM 2021) of the D-8 Organization for Economic Cooperation which started in Tehran on Tuesday.

  • روز جهانی تالاب ها 2021-02-16 17:38

    Tehran meeting highlights ‘inseparable link between wetlands and life’

    TEHRAN- On the occasion of the 50th anniversary of signing the Ramsar Convention on Wetlands, a ceremony was held on Tuesday at the Department of Environment to emphasize the need for protecting wetlands as they play a key role in life of societies.

  • کرونا 2.jpg 2021-02-16 17:27

    Rapid spread of mutated COVID-19 in Iran ‘a real concern’

    TEHRAN – The rapid spread of the more-contagious UK variant of COVID-19 in Iran is a real concern, the country’s health officials have warned.

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  • چامسکی 2021-02-15 18:30

    Chomsky to lecture on linguistics at Iranian university

    TEHRAN - The renowned American linguist, historian, and thinker Noam Chomsky is going to deliver an online lecture on linguistics at Allameh Tabatabaee University in Tehran.

  • Sixth IoT exhibition underway in Tehran 2021-02-15 17:38

    Sixth IoT exhibition underway in Tehran

    TEHRAN – The sixth Internet of Things exhibition (IoTex 2021) kicked off in Tehran International Exhibitions on Monday, IRNA reported.

  • Rare Diseases Document awaiting government approval 2021-02-15 17:37

    Rare Diseases Document awaiting government approval

    TEHRAN – The National Document on Rare Diseases, recently approved by the Ministry of Health, is being studied by the cabinet of ministers for final approval, Hamidreza Edraki, CEO of the Rare Diseases Foundation of Iran, has announced.

  • Tehran hosts international event on women, sustainability, peace, security 2021-02-15 17:34

    Tehran hosts international event on women, sustainability, peace, security

    TEHRAN – The 3rd International Event on Women, Sustainability, Peace, and Security was held in Tehran on Monday, attended by representatives from Iraq, Syria, Lebanon, Palestine, and Afghanistan.

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  • Toward a knowledge-based socio-economic growth 2021-02-14 17:04

    By Mehdi Garshasbi

    Toward a 'knowledge-based' socio-economic growth

    TEHRAN – The law for promoting and supporting knowledge-based companies was approved by the Majlis (Iranian parliament) in 2010, paving the way for a jumpstart in the march toward scientific progress.

  • FAO, Iran to reinvigorate agricultural innovation 2021-02-14 17:04

    FAO, Iran to reinvigorate agricultural innovation

    TEHRAN – The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO), in close collaboration with the Agricultural Research, Education and Extension Organization (AREEO) of Iran, has taken the first step to establish an Agricultural Innovation Lab (i-Lab) Program in the country.

  • Educational, scientific cooperation highlighted by Iran, Georgia 2021-02-14 17:04

    Educational, scientific cooperation highlighted by Iran, Georgia

    TEHRAN – Iran and Georgia have emphasized the need to boost cooperation in the field of education and science.

  • Women’s share in research, development up to 39% 2021-02-14 17:03

    Women’s share in research, development up to 39%

    TEHRAN – The participation of Iranian women in higher education’s research and development projects has increased from 27 percent in 2000 to 39.6 percent in 2017, Science Minister Mansour Gholami has said.

  • Relief foundation plans to create 300,000 jobs next year 2021-02-13 17:35

    Relief foundation plans to create 300,000 jobs next year

    TEHRAN – Imam Khomeini Relief Foundation plans to open up 300,000 job opportunities for the deprived over the next Iranian calendar year (starting March 21), deputy head of the foundation has said.