Wednesday Aug 20
Around 12,000 citizens over age of 100 live in Iran
The head of secretariat of the National Council for the Elderly said on Tuesday that 11,722 senior citizens over the age of 100 live in Iran.
Iran: East Alborz Coal Mine workers go on strike again
More than 1,000 coal miners went on strike in the Iranian province of Semnan for the third time on Wednesday in protest at sudden changes in the company ownership that means they are being denied property promised to them in exchange for unpaid profit shares.
Payvand News of Iran
Iran's Khar Turan 2nd largest biosphere reserve in world
The national park of Khar Turan , located southeast of the Iranian city of Shahrud, is believed to be the second largest biosphere reserve in the world.