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  • Iran Unveils Pod Hotel Capsules
    18:05 - Jun 13 2020

    TEHRAN (FNA)- Iran on Saturday unveiled the first prototype of a pod hotel capsule in the presence of Minister of Cultural Heritage, Tourism and Handicrafts Ali Asqar Mounesan.
  • Study: Wearing A Mask at Home Could Help Stop Coronavirus Spread Among Family Members
    10:46 - May 31 2020

    TEHRAN (FNA)- One of the few reliefs in our current pandemic is removing that mask when you arrive back home after a trip to the store. If you've got family there, however, a new study suggests you may want to keep it on.
  • Supreme Leader: Quran Requires Muslims Not to Fear Enemies
    13:19 - Apr 26 2020

    TEHRAN (FNA)- Supreme Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyed Ali Khamenei said on Saturday that the noble Quran teaches us not to be scared of enemies and to stand firmly against them.
  • Money Can't Buy Love, or Friendship
    17:10 - Apr 13 2020

    TEHRAN (FNA)- While researchers have suggested that individuals who base their self-worth on their financial success often feel lonely in everyday life, a newly published study by the University at Buffalo and Harvard Business School has taken initial steps to better understand why this link exists.
  • What Islamic Hygienic Practices Can Teach When Coronavirus Is Spreading
    12:48 - Apr 11 2020

    TEHRAN (FNA)- As outbreaks of the coronavirus spread throughout the world, people are reminded over and again to limit physical contact, wash hands and avoid touching their face. The recent Netflix docuseries “Pandemic: How to Prevent an Outbreak” illustrates how the Islamic ritual washing, known as “wudu,” may help spread a good hygiene message.
  • Tehran Municipality Fills People's Leisure Time during Lockdown Period by E-Book
    17:26 - Apr 04 2020

    TEHRAN (FNA)- Tehran's deputy mayor for cultural affairs launched a free service to provide audiobooks and e-books for youngsters to encourage them to stay home to prevent the spread of the coronavirus.
  • Growing Fruits, Vegetables in City
    14:23 - Mar 18 2020

    TEHRAN (FNA)- Growing fruit and vegetables in just 10 per cent of a city's gardens and other urban green spaces could provide 15 per cent of the local population with their 'five a day', according to new research.
  • If You're Having Trouble Sleeping, Try Saffron?
    15:42 - Mar 01 2020

    TEHRAN (FNA)- Should you suffer from insomnia, you'll know how tempting it can be to rely on sleep-aid drugs. A new study, however, suggests that insomniacs may have success with a natural supplement, in the form of saffron extract.
  • How Caloric Restriction Works
    10:28 - Mar 01 2020

    TEHRAN (FNA)- If you want to reduce levels of inflammation throughout your body, delay the onset of age-related diseases, and live longer, eat less food. That's the conclusion of a new study by scientists from the US and China that provides the most detailed report to date of the cellular effects of a calorie-restricted diet in rats. While the benefits of caloric restriction have long been known, the new results show how this restriction can protect against aging in cellular pathways, as detailed in Cell on February 27, 2020.
  • Mediterranean Diet Ingredient May Extend Life
    13:42 - Feb 24 2020

    TEHRAN (FNA)- Researchers at the University of Minnesota Medical School discover a potential new way in which diet influences aging-related diseases.
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Lebanese Rescue Workers Hunt for Survivors after Deadly Beirut Blast

TEHRAN (FNA)- Lebanese rescue workers dug through the rubble looking for survivors of a powerful warehouse explosion that shook the capital Beirut, killing 100 people and injuring nearly 5,000 in a toll that officials expected to rise. [PHOTOS]
GRAPHIC: Treatment, Observation to Victims of Deadly Beirut Explosion

TEHRAN (FNA)- Lebanese rescue workers dug through the rubble looking for survivors of a powerful warehouse explosion that shook the capital Beirut, killing 100 people and injuring nearly 5,000 in a toll that officials expected to rise and hospitals are now struggling to treat thousands of people who were injured in the blast. [VIDEO]
Aftermath of Beirut Deadly Blast: Damage, Explosive Remnants

TEHRAN (FNA)- Beirut awoke on Wednesday morning to the aftermath of two enormous explosions that ripped through Beirut's port, killing at least 100 people and injuring thousands. [VIDEO]
Iran, Ukraine Discuss Results of Talks on Crashed Plane

TEHRAN (FNA)- Iran’s Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif and his Ukrainian counterpart Dmytro Kuleba in a phone conversation conferred on the latest developments and talks held between the two sides to pursue the incident for an airliner over the Iranian airspace.
IRGC Commander Voices Readiness to Help Lebanese Gov’t, Injured People

TEHRAN (FNA)- Commander of the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps Major General Hossein Salami underlined the IRGC’s readiness to help the Lebanese government and nation after the huge explosion in Beirut which left thousands of people killed and injured.
Analyst: US, Israel Beneficiaries of Beirut Explosion

TEHRAN (FNA)- The US and Israel gain the most benefits from the Tuesday explosion and devastation in Beirut, a prominent analyst said, adding that Tel Aviv and Washington have always been after economic and security pressures on Lebanon.
Scientists Fear Trump Could Rush Out Coronavirus Vaccine Before It's Ready

TEHRAN (FNA)- Reports indicated that some American scientists involved in the US government’s pursuit of a coronavirus vaccine are worried the project may be proceeding too hastily – and even that it might be becoming politicized.
Supreme Leader Pardons, Commutes Sentences of over 2,000 Prisoners

TEHRAN (FNA)- Supreme Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyed Ali Khamenei has agreed to pardon or commute the sentences of 2,135 prisoners upon a request by Judiciary Chief Ebrahim Rayeesi, on the occasion of Eid al-Adha and Eid al-Ghadir.
Iran’s Speaker Stresses All-Out Help for Lebanon amid Blast Tragedy

TEHRAN (FNA)- Parliament Speaker Mohammad Baqer Qalibaf said that his country stands by the Lebanese nation and government to overcome the critical conditions caused by the huge blast in Beirut.
Iran’s Judiciary Confirms Australian Envoy’s Meeting with Moore-Gilbert

TEHRAN (FNA)- Iranian Judiciary Spokesman Gholamhossein Esmayeeli said on Wednesday that Australia’s ambassador to Tehran has held a meeting with the Australian-British prisoner, Kylie Moore-Gilbert, who has been sentenced for harming Iran’s security and espionage, and has confirmed that she is in fully good health conditions.
Press Freedom Watchdog Says More Assaults on US Journalists in 2020 Than in Previous 3 Years Combined

TEHRAN (FNA)- The number of violent incidents directed at journalists has skyrocketed, according to the US Press Freedom Tracker, which announced heavy-handed police tactics during BLM protests have made 2020 a uniquely dangerous year for reporters.
Death Toll in Beirut Blast Tops 100, Number of Victims Expected to Rise as Hospitals Overflowed with Wounded

TEHRAN (FNA)- Head of the Lebanese Red Cross George Kettaneh stated Wednesday at least 100 people were killed and several thousand more wounded in the massive explosion in Beirut on Tuesday afternoon, while medical assistance to injured people has been disrupted due to the large number of patients and damaged or destroyed hospitals.
FM Zarif Reiterates Dispatching Assistance to Beirut

TEHRAN (FNA)- Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif underlined his country’s solidarity with Lebanon, adding that Tehran keeps sending aids to Beirut to help the people who are reeling from a devastating blast.
UK: Women’s Charities, Unions Call on Parliament to Suspend ‘Rape MP’ After Tories Refuse

TEHRAN (FNA)- Women’s charities and unions representing parliamentary staff called on parliament to bypass the Conservatives’ disciplinary procedures and suspend the Tory MP arrested on suspicion of rape.
US Announces Highest-Level Visit to Taiwan in Decades, Risking China Anger

TEHRAN (FNA)- A senior US official is to lead a delegation to Taiwan in the highest-level visit since 1979 to discuss the coronavirus pandemic and to “celebrate the shared values” of the two democracies – prompting China to urge the US not to “send the wrong signals to Taiwan secessionists”.