4.6-magnitude quake jolts southern Iran

A 4.6-magnitude earthquake has shaken southern Iran, the European Mediterranean Seismological Center said Jan.13, Trend news agency reports. The epicenter of the quake was located 113 kilometers south of the Shiraz city. The seismic …

Large explosion rocks Iranian city of Shiraz

A powerful blast at a shopping mall in the southern Iranian city of Shiraz has hurt 32 people, the provincial ambulance service chief said in a televised interview on Saturday, Sputnik reports. The blast reportedly went off at …

China to sell 215 subway train wagons to Iran

An Iranian rail company and a Chinese counterpart have signed a contract for the production of 215 subway train wagons. The wagons will be used in three major cities of Tabriz, Shiraz and Isfahan, Trend reports with reference to …

Factory explosion in Iran kills 1, injures 5 people

Iran's official news agency is reporting that an explosion in a factory producing foam for upholstery has killed one worker and injured five others, ABC News writes. The Tuesday report says the explosion took place in the steam tank …

Greco-Roman World Cup starts in Shiraz

The Greco-Roman World Cup will open today in Shiraz, Iran. Russian team will be headed by Olympic champion Roman Vlasov. Group A of the Greco-Roman World Cup will comprise Russia, Belarus, Germany and Kazakhstan …