“Popular French Stories” was published and added to the new edition of the collection “Tales and Legends of the World” including the myths and folks of Italy, Turkey, Japan, Malaysia, Pakistan, and Mongolia formerly published in 2002.
According to ILNA News Agency, piano improvisation nights will take place at the Niavaran Cultural Centre with guests from Holland, Norway, Switzerland, Italy, Germany, Austria, France, and Poland. The host country will also perform pieces at the concert named ‘Show
Khaneh Cinema has selected 9 Iranian movies for the Asia Pacific Screen Awards (APSA).
Golamreza Takhti (1930-1968) – nicknamed Jahan Pahlevan – was a national Iranian hero and world champion athlete in wrestling who died at the age of 37.
The movie “Under the smoky Roof” directed by Puran Derakhshandeh is going to be simultaneously screened in 10 German cities on 1-2 October.
The newly discovered gates in Persepolis will soon be turned into a museum site once all the protective and safety measures have been completed.
Harandeh village is near Tehran Province, 15kms to the southwest of Firuzkuh town. The village is in a picturesque valley going by the same name. It is set in a picturesque valley, with its brooks, water-filled rivers, tall poplars,
The Karit Dam in the southern city of Tabas is 700-1000 years old. Its height of 60 meters made it the tallest dam in the world until the turn of the 19th century.
As you leave Tehran and start north towards Mazandaran Province by the Caspian on its scenic mountainous road, at a distance of 200kms from the capital, you can make a detour to ‘Pol Sefid’ and find one of Iran’s most amazing lakes 6kms from the city
In the spectacular desert of Shahdad, you will come across huge sand structures for the emergence of which no clear scientific evidence has yet been provided by scientists and researchers.
The number of Iranians traveling to Georgia has risen by nearly 170 percent.
Foreign Minister Javad Zarif reiterated that a foreign policy priority in the new government was to continue compliance with the nuclear deal (JCPOA) and stop the US from planning to declare Iran as the violator of the deal.
President Hassan Rouhani has appointed a new vice president for economic affairs and his chief of staff.
The Iranian Judiciary has issued a ruling demanding that the US government pay around 245 million dollars in damage to a number of victims of chemical attacks carried out by Saddam Hussein’s troops during the 1980 to 1988 imposed war on Iran.
As reported by Washington Post, according to international inspectors and the U.S. intelligence community, Iran has largely abided by the terms of the 2015 nuclear deal, which greatly reduced its stockpile of enriched unranium and placed strict limits on its nuclear
President Hassan Rouhani's new ministers have won the Iranian parliament's vote of confidence, except the pick for the energy portfolio who had already served in the post under a reformist administration.
Russia has voiced deep concern about U.S. President Donald Trump’s bashing of the Iran nuclear deal, officially known as the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action.
Iran is ready to swap 500,000 bpd of oil with its fellow Caspian Sea countries.
The Qatari government has facilitated business trips for Iranians by issuing six-month visas for merchants and businesspeople from the Islamic Republic, Tehran Chamber of Commerce, Industries, Mines and Agriculture’s news portal reported on Saturday.
Indonesia’s state-owned oil and gas company Pertamina says it has asked Iran to allow the company to accelerate exploration of two major oil fields in the southwestern Khuzestan province.
Tehran will play host to the 26th Iran Handmade Carpet Exhibition – the biggest of its kind worldwide – August 23-29.
In a sudden move by Resello, one of the largest domain name registrars in the world, the company has stopped providing its services to Iranians.
According to the Islamic Republic of Iran Customs Administration, Iran exported $89 million worth of handmade carpets during the four months to July 22, indicating a 7.3% rise compared with last year's
According to Mehr News Agency, in the first ceremony for ‘Women in Science’ held on 19 August at the National Library with the presence of the Minister of Science, Research and Technology, Mohammad Farhadi, 16 women researchers in the fields of basic sciences, medicine, engineering, agriculture, humanities, and the arts were given their awards. These include:
According to Mehr News Agency, the medical dictionary of 1000 words was published in Tajikistan by the Academy of Persian Language and Literature, in association with Avicenna International Hospital in the four languages of Russian, Tajik, English, and Persian on 18 August which is Doctors’ Day in Tajikistan.
Top women in the scientific circles of Iran will be honored with a Markyam Mirzakhani medal at a ceremony taking place on Saturday 19 August in Tehran.
ShanghaiRanking 2017 has released world university rankings for the 15th consecutive year. As in every other year, Harvard takes first place on the list, followed by Stanford, and Cambridge in second and third places.
A team of German, Czech, and Iranian astronomers and scholars succeeded in calculating the gravity of one of the largest black holes in the Milky Way.
In a visit to the Scientific and Industrial Research Organization, the Iran Minister of Science, Research and Technology inaugurated the herbarium treasure trove of lichen genetic reserves located on the Organization site.
25 tour operators from 14 countries, including Spain, France, Portugal, Singapore, Belarus, Serbia, Armenia, Brazil, Germany, and South Africa, invited by the private sector in Iran arrived in the country on July 21st .
In a telephone conversation with Iranian President Hassan Rouhani Tuesday, Russian President Vladimir Putin discussed energy projects and the situation in Syria, the Kremlin said in a statement on Monday.
Persia Digest- Following the implementation of the JCPOA, the nuclear deal between Iran and the P5+1, and the resulting easing of anti-Iran sanctions, the country's oil industry was revived and injected some fresh air.
A senior official in Iran’s Health Ministry says 70% of the country’s population is formed by members of the age group ranging from 16 to 64 years old. The director of the ministry’s Office for the Health of the Population, Family and Schools noted that this opportunity, indicating population productivity, must be employed for sustainable development and childbearing programs.
Behnaz Shafiei has been riding her bike for over 13 years. Many Iranian girls who know ‘no boundaries for women’ boldly carry on with their dreams.
Iran is a country with four distinct seasons. Its vast expanse and climate variations make for several weathers in one day around the country.
Abadan is home to a mosque and church sharing the same wall. This building is a cultural heritage and tourist attraction displaying a clear manifestation of mutual respect between the followers of divine faiths.
A short video clip is being passed around social media in Iran these days that is cheering everyone up. The Iranian football legend, Ali Daei, is the hero of this real story. This Saipa club manager meets the excited children of a football school in Ramhormoz after his team’s victory in a league competition.
It is the fastest car in Iran and the world ditto – that is the Porsche 911 Turbo Model 2014, pictures of which were published yesterday gallivanting about town.
Iranian actors and filmmakers have performed on the streets of Tehran in support of the campaign ‘Let’s start with ourselves’ to promote pedestrian rights and using bicycles instead of cars.