Mahnaz Karimi breaks Middle East swimming record
Mahnaz Karimi, swimmer from Khuzestan Province, has broken the Middle East record in the “Helal” swimming pool in Ahvaz. Mahnaz Karimi swam for 25 hours nonstop without using her arms to break the record in Iran and the Middle East and add to the achievements of Iranian women athletes.
90-day tourist visas issued on arrival in Ahvaz
Deputy Governor of Khuzestan Province has said: “Tourist visas will be issued on arrival in the southern city of Ahvaz for 180 countries; this can be extended for up to three years.”
Native Iranian doll comes back to life
“Bi” is a forgotten doll native to Dezful in southwestern Iran. This, however, has not stopped one person from reviving it for the older generations and introducing it to the newer ones.
5000-year old mysteries in ‘Tangue-ye Kul Farah’
In southwestern Iran around 5000 years ago lived a tribe that called its land ‘Hatamti’ or ‘The land of gods’. In this ancient land there lays a valley by the name of ‘Tangue-ye Kul Farah’, also known as a passage.
Unprecedented heatwave in Khuzestan-Iran
Chief of Khuzestan met office reports that temperatures will continue to rise over 50 degrees until Monday next week in some parts of Khuzestan province.