Mansureh Ettehadieh is a pioneer woman in Iran who has spent 35 years working on the culture and history of her country, Iranian woman who have impacted history, international relations, and the customs of the Iranian people. She is one of the first women publishers who has printed over 200 precious history books at “Nashr-e Tarikh” [History Publishers].
Strange but true! Eighty percent of the world’s population think about where to get their next meal from. If we focus more on the world around us, we will see that many wars and uprisings are somehow linked to the bigger problem of extending boundaries for more food supplies.
Is the postal service just a memory or does it live on? It has certainly lost its former glory and function with the advent of email and all manner of internet communications. The long wait for the postman to deliver handwritten letters to our doors is fading away from our lifestyles little by little.
The civil registration office of Iran has published its statistics for the most popular names parents chose for their babies in the first six months of the current year. Amir-Ali tops the boys’ name among Iranian families and Fatemeh is the most popular name for girls.
Seventy-five years have passed since the time Polish refugees came to Iran during WWII. An exhibition to commemorate the event will be showcasing unseen photos from that time and their trip from Poland to Tehran and then Isfahan.
The ‘Mahatma Gandhi Night – a messenger of peace’ has been organized by the Indian Embassy and ‘Bukhara Magazine’ in Tehran for tonight, 2 October 2017, at the ‘Amir al-Momenin’ Hall of the Great Islamic Encyclopedia.
International Day of Older Persons on 1 October is a day of increasing awareness and support for the elderly. As the UN has emphasized, this should be a day for countries to look on old age as an opportunity for everyone and to highlight their contributions.
23 September is the first day of school in Iran. Seyed Mohammad Bathaei, Minister of Education, spoke on the occasion to say that all school-age children must be educated to become a useful member of society.
Located in Hesarak, Karaj, The Razi Institute building is almost as old as one century. Shohreh Teymourzadeh is the only Iranian woman extracting poison from the snakes and scorpions in the Razi Vaccine and Serum Research Institute.
The young 10-year old Iranian boy, Hossein Atayi Sangrudi from Karaj has already 16 inventions in his portfolio. Six of these are in the process of being registered. His inventions include the VTOL three-modality drones, gunboats, office furniture, miniature sprayer, multipurpose control for smart TVs, and so on.
In an interview with Persia Digest, Adib-Moghaddam said: It is imperative that Iran gets even closer to the EU, not least to keep the communication with Washington going, and to minimize misperceptions.
The German Schiller Group Concert is taking place in Tehran for the first time.
Christopher von Deylen, will be traveling to Tehran with his Group for the first time in mid-December to stage a concert at the Hall of the Ministry of the Interior over two nights on 11-12 December, at 21h30.
Parliament Speaker, Ali Larijani, in answer to a question asked by a reporter on the fate of Iran joining the Combatting the Financing of Terrorism (CFT) convention, said: “I will certainly ask the Leader’s opinion on the subject; we will act on the Supreme Leader’s expertise in Parliament.”