Factbites
 Where results make sense
About us   |   Why use us?   |   Reviews   |   PR   |   Contact us  

Topic: Lorestan


Related Topics

  
  Lorestan   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
Der Zagros zieht sich von Nordwesten nach Südosten quer durch Lorestan.
Lorestan ist eine der ältesten Regionen des Irans.
Lorestan gehörte dann zu den Perserreichen der Achämeniden, der Parther und der Sassaniden.
www.jenskleemann.de /wissen/bildung/wikipedia/l/lo/lorestan.html   (299 words)

  
 About IRAN
The population of Lorestan province was 1,584,434 in 1996 of which 53.65% were resided in urban area and 45.26% in rural areas and remaining were non-residential.
Lorestan Province is amongst ancient Iranian regions having antique monuments.
Lorestan province is one of the sightly and interesting to see regions of Iran.
www.iccim.org /english/Iran/lorestan/index.htm   (1412 words)

  
 Lorestan Apartments for rent Lorestan apartment rentals, Lorestan furnished apartments to rent.
Lorestan Apartments for rent Lorestan apartment rentals, Lorestan furnished apartments to rent.
Lorestan apartment rentals and houses for rent are posted daily by Lorestan owners, property managers and roommates.
Lorestan apartment rentals, sublets, rooms and potential Lorestan renters have not been screened, verified or evaluated.
www.sublet.com /City_Rentals/Lorestan_Rentals.asp   (181 words)

  
 Lorestan (English)
Lorestan Province: Lorestan Province has an area covering 31,384 square kilometers and is located in the west of Iran.
It is located at an altitude of between 1,100 to 1,400 meters from the sea level.
Lorestan had been among lands in ancient Ilam and many potteries, coins and winged admiralty brass statues, unearthed in the city in the course of archaeological excavations, testify the notion.
www.farhangsara.com /lorestan.htm   (293 words)

  
 The Full Report of the Country's Security Council on Khorram Abad's Event
It should be emphasized that Hojatoleslam Shahrokhi conducted his speech on the request of Vali Faghih's representative in Lorestan and Khorram Abad's Emam Jomeh (the high priest responsible for Friday's public pray) and on behalf of the commander of police forces, General Ghalibaf in one of the meetings.
Consideration 12- 58 policemen were injured in the recent events of Lorestan, 54 of them in the evening of Saturday 26/8/2000 and four of them were wounded by the direct shots of Klashinkov on the same night (in the vicinity of the city's Bazar), one of whom died later.
Consideration 16- The Governor of Lorestan as the head of security council of the province was angry and discontent during the session held on Friday evening because of the nature of the reaction of the police forces and other events (illegal gathering and protestation of the same afternoon) in general.
www.payvand.com /news/00/sep/1139.html   (4226 words)

  
 AllRefer.com - Lorestan, Iran (Iranian Political Geography) - Encyclopedia
Lorestan or Luristan[both: looristAn´] Pronunciation Key, province (1991 pop.
Crops include grain, cotton, fruit, vegetables, and oilseed; there are industries in cotton ginning and food processing.
The noted Lorestan or Luristan bronzes, found in the province beginning around 1930, include cups, horse bits, daggers, and shields, ornamented with animal motifs, checkerboards, wavy lines, and crosses.
reference.allrefer.com /encyclopedia/L/Lorestan.html   (214 words)

  
 Lorestan, Iran
We were now in the province of Lorestan, travelling through the western slopes of the Zagros mountains.
The landscape of Lorestan is extremely mountainous, with many mountain ranges running northwest to southeast.
The province of Lorestan is one of the oldest regions of Iran, the name Lorestan meaning Land of the Lurs.
www.harrys-stuff.com /overland-1/lorestan.php   (119 words)

  
 Lorestan   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
If you have a better definition for Lorestan than the one presented here, please let us know by making use of the suggest a term option.
This definition of Lorestan may be disputed by other professionals.
Our attempt is to provide easy definitions on Lorestan and any other travel topic for the public at large.
www.tourismdictionary.com /Lorestan.htm   (139 words)

  
 maghaleh2
Lorestan is one of the most geotechnically problematic provinces in Iran.
Landslide is the most dangerous geotechnic hazard that affects the area.In the study area, 250 landslides and landslide zones were recognized which have caused many damages including destruction of villages, farmlands, roads and erosion of land surface.
Lorestan province, an area of some 2806 km2, is situated in the southwest Iran (fig.1).
www.colorado.edu /research/cires/banff/pubpapers/239/index.html   (933 words)

  
 [MSN] IRAN. Illegal Diggers Smash Artifacts . Heavy rainfall forced archeologists abandon Lorestan's ancient cemetery ...
Published:11/30/2006 2:33:00 PM Lorestan's Excavations Delayed, Illegal Diggers Smash Artifacts Heavy rainfall forced archeologists abandon Lorestan's ancient cemetery of Babajilan while illegal diggers continue to destroy the region's invaluable bronze relics.
Tehran, 30 November 2006 (CHN Foreign Desk) -- Archeological excavations in the 3000-year-old cemetery of Babajilan in western Iranian province of Lorestan had to be put off due to heavy rains and snows in the mountainous regions of the province where the ancient cemetery is located.
Hassanpour also noted that since Babajilan cemetery is located in a mountainous area with an average slope of 65 degrees, natural conditions make it difficult for archeologists to carry on with their activities.
msn-list.te.verweg.com /2006-December/006436.html   (610 words)

  
 UNICEF Iran (Islamic Republic of) - Real lives - Lorestan communities rebuild after earthquakes
One month after a series of strong earthquakes shook Lorestan province, in western Iran, life appears to be returning to normal.
In Lorestan, government officials warned the population to leave their homes and seek shelter outdoors after early tremors were felt.
The counseling has had a positive effect, according to teachers and education officials who say children have generally accepted the idea that the earthquake was a natural and unpredictable event.
www.unicef.org /iran/reallives_2591.html   (417 words)

  
 Growfish - Gippsland Aquaculture Industry Network (GAIN)
Last year, a total of 5,321 tons of warm-water and cold-water fishes were produced in fish ponds of Lorestan.
According to an official in Lorestan’s Fishery Office, fish farming industry in this western province is capable of reaching an annual output of 23,500 tons.
Mohammad Hatamvand stated that Lorestan is the main producer of rainbow trout.
www.growfish.com.au /content.asp?ContentId=3945   (133 words)

  
 News: Iran: Earthquake - Mar 2006, Iran: Russian relief aid arrives in Lorestan Province
Khorramabad, Lorestan Prov, April 2, IRNA - Russian relief aid for Iran's Lorestan quake-stricken citizens, ferried by an Iluyushin-76 plane, landed in the Province late Saturday.
Head of the Natural Disasters Headquarters in Lorestan Province Ali Barani told IRNA that the shipment has been offloaded and sent to different parts of the quake-hit regions for distribution.
With the exception of public UN sources, reproduction or redistribution of the above text, in whole, part or in any form, requires the prior consent of the original source.
www.reliefweb.int /rw/RWB.NSF/db900SID/EKOI-6NH7SX?OpenDocument   (155 words)

  
 Lorestan University students go on hunger strike - Printer Friendly Page - Iran (General) - Iran Focus   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
Tehran, Oct. 12 - Students from Lorestan University resumed a hunger strike in protest to lack of rights of expression.
Following an announcement by an official of the regime in the Iranian province of Lorestan that students no longer have a right to vote on major reforms in their universities, angry and frustrated students have recommenced a general hunger strike in protest.
The deputy head of the student union of Lorestan University stated “Muslim students of the agricultural department of Lorestan University have once again gone on hunger strike.”
www.iranfocus.com /modules/news/print.php?storyid=481   (165 words)

  
 Lorestan   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
Lorestan Province: Lorestan Province has an area covering 31,384 square kms and is located in the west of Iran.
Lorestan had been among lands in ancient Ilam and many potteries, coins and winged admiralty brass statues, unearthed in
(a city in Lorestan Province), felt, wooden net, engraved woodwork, ceramics of Aligudarz (a city in Lorestan Province), honey, animal oil, a kind of sweet from Borujerd and 'Halva' sweet food) of Borujerd.
www.iranembassy-addis.net /English/Lorestan.htm   (364 words)

  
 Lorestan Region Map: Ab Anar — Zurantel | Iran Google Satellite Maps   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
Lorestan Region Map: Ab Anar — Zurantel
You are in Lorestan (Iran), administrative region of level 1.
If you would like to recommend this Lorestan map page to a friend, or if you just want to send yourself a reminder, here is the easy way to do it.
www.maplandia.com /iran/lorestan   (619 words)

  
 Lorestan Roommates roommate Lorestan rooms rent. roomates roomate Lorestan roommate rentals room match finder roommate ...
About Us Metroroommates.com is a Lorestan real estate rental website that advertises roommates, rooms for rent, room rentals, apartments to share, houses to share, subleases, sublets, and roomates.
Lorestan roommates, rooms for rent, apartments, homes, houses, sublets, and tenants are not verified or evaluated.
Lorestan landlords and tenants using Metroroommates.com take full responsibility for their actions.
www.metroroommates.com /city_rentals/Lorestan_Rentals.asp   (69 words)

  
 Fars News Agency :: 6 More Quakes Shake Lorestan Province   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
FNA reports said that the provincial capital city of Khorram Abad as well as Chalan Chalan, Boroujerd and Doroud shook a sum of 6 times from 3:47 am to 12:21 pm.
Lorestan province has been jolted 50 times since 5:47 am, 31 of March 2006 by earthquakes ranging in magnitude from 3 to 5.9 degrees on the Richter scale.
Boroujerd has witnessed two devastating quakes with the magnitudes of 5.9 and 5.47 degrees on the Richer scale in just one day.
english.farsnews.com /newstext.php?nn=8501140418   (136 words)

  
 Successive quakes hit Lorestan province of Iran
Khorramabad, Lorestan Prov, Nov 23, IRNA -- An earthquake measuring 4.7 degrees on the open-ended Richter scale jolted the town of Poldokhtar in this western province on Monday.
The quake was the seventh to hit the town since Sunday.
The head of the Natural Disasters Headquarters of Lorestan province, Ali Barani, told IRNA here that the Gav Zardeh area near the north-south transit route is very dangerous since it is located on a mountainous region, adding that safety equipment have been installed there.
www.payvand.com /news/04/nov/1200.html   (266 words)

  
 Concern over quake-affected children in Lorestan   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
On Monday, UNICEF dispatched 10,000 blankets and 300 tents to Lorestan province.
In collaboration with the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO), the UN children's agency will also send a team of experts to the area on Wednesday to assess the educational and psychological needs of children.
Based on that assessment, further resources would be mobilised to support the authorities with temporary educational facilities, supplies and toys.
www.irinnews.org /print.asp?ReportID=52615   (589 words)

  
 Lorestan’s dam, power plant project to begin soon
Lorestan’s dam, power plant project to begin soon
TEHRAN, Sept. 27 (MNA) – The Energy Ministry is planning to select a contractor company to build a large dam and power plant in Lorestan Province.
The €250 million project will be completed through foreign investment financing.
www.mehrnews.ir /en/NewsDetail.aspx?NewsID=386694   (128 words)

  
 News: Iran: Earthquake - Mar 2006, Iran: Flash floods warning on jolted areas of Lorestan province
Khorramabad, Lorestan prov., April 1, IRNA - Meteorological center of Lorestan province warned about flash floods and overflowing of rivers in the areas damaged by yesterday earthquakes.
The center in a statement issued on Saturday predicted that rainstorms and showers in the coming days may cause the rivers to overflow and flash floods to hit the damaged areas.
Earthquakes measuring 6, 5.1, 5.5 and 4.7 degrees on the Richter scale jolted north of Lorestan province on Thursday evening and Friday morning.
www.reliefweb.int /rw/rwb.nsf/db900SID/EKOI-6NH7YB?OpenDocument   (162 words)

  
 Taphophilia (dot) Com - Unusual bronze coffin unearthed in Lorestan   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
TEHRAN, May 15 (MNA) -- A bronze coffin containing a skeleton with a golden blindfold and a golden gag on its face were unearthed in farmland near the provincial capital city of Khorramabad in Lorestan Province, the director of an archaeological team working in the region said on Friday.
“A team of archaeologists were sent to the farm to make excavations and they unearthed the coffin and its contents during their operation,” said Sirus Ebrahimi, the director of the Lorestan Cultural Heritage and Tourism Department.
The U-shaped coffin contained a large, inscribed golden ring, 98 bracteate coins, a dagger, some textile fragments, and a silver rod, which came from the treasury of the Elamite king Kidin-Hutran.
www.taphophilia.com /modules.php?name=News&file=print&sid=2570   (423 words)

  
 Lorestan Weather - Current conditions, Forecasts and Maps   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
Lorestan Weather - Current conditions, Forecasts and Maps
To use this feature, you must allow the use of Javascript.
To fix this error, try changing your security settings so that the use of Javascript is enabled.
weather.uk.msn.com /region.aspx?wealocations=Lorestan   (36 words)

  
 Quake jolts Chalanchoulan in Lorestan province - Irna
Quake jolts Chalanchoulan in Lorestan province - Irna
An earthquake measuring 3.5 degrees on Richter scale jolted Chalanchoulan in Lorestan province on Saturday evening.
According to the report of seismography center affiliated to ehran University Geophysics Institute, the tremor occurred at 21:45 local time(18:15 GMT) and its epicenter was at 33.61 altitude and 48.83 longitude.
www.irna.com /en/news/view/line-22/0610089788004849.htm   (162 words)

  
 Lorestan
Likewise, the provincial towns have varying climates: Khoram Abad has moderate winters and warm summers, while Borujerd has cold winters and moderate summers.
Based on climatic conditions, Lorestan can be divided into three separate areas:
The freezing period of the region lasts for 70 days.
www.irantour.org /Iran/province/Lorestan.html   (156 words)

  
 [No title]
Landsat satellite image derived map showing the Lorestan Province before the Earthquake of 31 March 2006.
Iran - Landsat satellite image derived map showing the Lorestan Province before the Earthquake of 31 March 2006.
Caritas Aiding Victims of Lorestan Earthquake in Iran
www.alertnet.org /thefacts/satelliteimages/UNOSAT/6c5629d0bec7fb6f22f4dec881bf867b.htm   (121 words)

  
 Parthian Bronze Coffin with Golden Blindfold Found in Lorestan - CAIS Archaeological & Cultural News of Iran©
Parthian Bronze Coffin with Golden Blindfold Found in Lorestan - CAIS Archaeological and Cultural News of Iran©
A two thousand-year bronze coffin containing a skeleton with golden blindfold and muzzle was found by archaeologists in a farm near Khorram-abad, in western province of Lorestan.
These excavations began when a farmer informed the Cultural Heritage Organization officials that some people wander around her farm with metal detector.
www.cais-soas.com /News/2005/may2005/14-05.htm   (372 words)

Try your search on: Qwika (all wikis)

Factbites
  About us   |   Why use us?   |   Reviews   |   Press   |   Contact us  
Copyright © 2005-2007 www.factbites.com Usage implies agreement with terms.