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Iran can face businesses’ bankruptcy, higher level unemployment

August 11, 2012


Iran can soon find itself facing closure and bankruptcy of manufacturing and agriculture businesses, EU economic advisor Mehrdad Emadi said. The advisor was commenting on Iran’s move to implement the “economy of resistance”, as part of country’s strategy to tackle the international sanctions. Emadi added that another downside of the “economy of resistance” that Iran […]

Olympics 2012: Iran overpowers Azerbaijan at wrestling, wins first ever gold medal

August 6, 2012


Iranian wrestler Hamid Soryan won his country’s first ever gold medal in Greco-Roman wrestling on Sunday, defeating Azerbaijan’s Rovshan Bayramov in the 55kg final at the London Olympics. The 26-year-old favourite brushed aside Bayramov, erasing memories of his shock defeat in the quarter-finals in Beijing four years ago. The Iranian is a five-time world champion, […]

Iran can become drought prone soon

August 2, 2012


Iran can soon become a drought prone country, Head of Iran’s Water management resources department in Alborz province, Behzad Parsa said, ILNA reported. Parsa said that right and rational use of water resources is needed in Iran, as this is the only way for proper control of the sources. He added that considering the rising […]

Life span in Iran increased by 14 years since Islamic Revolution

May 31, 2012


Life span in Iran has increased by 14 years since the Islamic Revolution, Deputy Minister of Healthcare Hassan Imami Razavi said, Fars reported. Razavi noted that the medium life span in Iran has been growing rapidly, and so far has reached 72,5 years. He said that the Islamic Republic has developed a lot after the […]

62 percent of Iran’s best Olympiad students left country – newspaper

May 29, 2012


Islamic Republic’s best students who participated in International Olympiads have left the country, Sharg newspaper reported. According to the newspaper, who published an article on frontpage, 62 percent of Iranian students have left the country for other developed countries such as the U.S. and Canada. The newspaper says from 1993 to 2007, 140 of 225 […]


April 3, 2012


Have you ever been in Tehran? If not, consider bookmarking TehranLive, as the website daily publishes photos from Iranian capital, and some of them look truly professional. While the big powers discuss politics, oil prices and sanctions, the life of usual people goes on by itself, and the usual “street pictures” show just that. I […]