Iran locks down southwestern county after seeing sharp rise in coronavirus cases

A county in southwestern Iran has been placed under lockdown to prevent the spread of coronavirus, Tasnim news agency reported on Sunday, also quoting the provincial governor as saying there had been a sharp rise in new cases across the province. Tasnim quoted Gholamreza Shariati, governor of Khuzestan province, which borders Iraq and includes the county of Abadan, as saying […]

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Woman’s birthmark causes her to be confused for an ACID-ATTACK victim

Student, 37, whose port wine stain causes her to be confused for an ACID-ATTACK victim hopes to settle down after ‘life-changing’ surgery Ellahe Haghani has Sturge-Weber syndrome- it causes abnormal blood vessels Medics in her native Iran refused to operate over fears she would ‘bleed to death’ Flew to New York in 2009 for the first of 20 ‘debullking’ surgeriesĀ  […]

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