TEHRAN – Minister of Cooperatives, Labour and Social Welfare says although essential goods are imported with subsidized foreign currency at the rate of 42,000 rials per dollar but they are distributed in the market with forex at the rate of 50,000 tomans per dollar and people are right to be unhappy with the government.
A scathing report that indicts the U.S. government for its failure in Afghanistan despite 17 years of war and investment worth billions of dollars has blasted Trump administration for misleading the people of America on facts about war in Afghanistan. The U.S. government was misleading its public to justify the 17-year-old war in Afghanistan, routinely […]
Researchers investigating the effects of air pollution conducted tests on more than 25,000 people in 162 Chinese counties and found that pollution is linked to a significant decline in cognition, and that the impact increases with age. A trio of researchers from Beijing Normal University, Yale University and Peking University has found a link between […]
TEHRAN – More than 40 million people were trapped as slaves last year in forced labor and forced marriages, according to the first joint effort by key anti-slavery groups to estimate the number of victims worldwide of the international crime. The International Labor Organization (ILO), human rights group Walk Free Foundation, and International Organization for […]