Rising prices adds one million to slum populations in Iran
An Iranian MP says: “In 2018, one million people became slum-dwellers in Iran due to rising living costs.”
Iran FM: US Saudi support enables atrocities
Iranian Foreign Minister Javad Zarif says U.S. support for Saudi Arabia — Iran's bitter enemy — has allowed the kingdom to act with impunity in the Middle East, reports Richard Escobedo in CBS.
Hormozgan marine tours for Nowruz
The Iranian New Year, Nowruz 1397 HS, on the spring equinox will be celebrated in Hormozgan Province with traditional sea-going tours on dhows in the coastal cities of this Province. Other programs include handicrafts exhibitions, souvenir shopping, reading the “Shahnameh”, and laying the New Year “Haft Sin” spread. Local customs, games, and cuisine will also be introduced here.
“Invisible Cities” in Tehran
“Invisible Cities" directed by Pino di Buduo, is an offstage performance from Italy which will be shown at the 36th Fajr Theater Festival in Tehran.
This is an artistic interdisciplinary multimedia project which has begun practicing in Tehran with the help of the Italian Embassy here in order to get ready for its performance at the Fajr Festival. The performance has been going round cities such as London, Paris, Rome, and Budapest since 1991.
Hamedan-Frankfurt sister cities
The 24th International Festival of Children’s Theater with the participation of 60 countries wrapped up in Hamedan yesterday with a ceremony held to honor the pioneers of this field.