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12/17/2017 - 1:12 PM

2,800-year old skeleton found in Iran

Culture - The remains of a body, buried in ancient times, has been unearthed during construction activities in a neighborhood in Hamadan, said the supervisor of ancient excavations in the western Iranian city.
12/3/2017 - 4:37 PM

Death toll in western Iran quake crosses 520

Culture - Legal Medicine Organization of Kermanshah Province announced on Sunday that the death toll of the powerful earthquake in the Iranian western province has risen to 521.
11/29/2017 - 11:51 PM

Iran official lauds Hezbollah chief's role in resolving Lebanon crisis

Culture - Iran's minister of culture and Islamic guidance lauded the role of the Lebanese Hezbollah chief in resolving the current political crisis in this Arab country.
11/29/2017 - 8:08 PM

Iran Football Federation selected as best in Asia

Culture - Iranian Football Federation was selected as the best by Asian Football Confederation (AFC) in the Inspiring section of the 2017 AFC Annual Awards.
11/28/2017 - 12:00 PM

Iranian film wins 4 awards at Istanbul festival

Culture - Iranian director Parviz Shahbazi’s movie “Malaria” swept up the awards for Best Script, Best Feature Film, Best Director and Best Actress at the 5th International Bosphorus Film Festival in Istanbul that ended on Monday.
11/25/2017 - 1:32 PM

Iranian actor honored at Asia Pacific Screen Awards

Culture - Iranian actor Navid Mohammadzadeh received a Special Mention for his role in ‘No Date, No Signature’ at the 11th Asia Pacific Screen Awards (APSA), in Brisbane, Australia.
11/23/2017 - 10:03 PM

Iran airports to benefit from GARD disaster response training program

Culture - Deutsche Post DHL Group and the United Nations Development Program (UNDP) together with Iran Airports and Air Navigation Company will carry out the Get Airports Ready for Disaster (GARD) workshop at Mehrabad International Airport on November 25-29 2017.
11/23/2017 - 10:02 PM

Quake jolts western Iran

Culture - An earthquake measuring 4.3 on the Richter scale jolted Ezgeleh region in western province of Kermanshah early Thursday.
11/20/2017 - 7:51 PM

Iranian director dedicates award to Iran quake victims

Culture - Iranian Director Kaveh Mazaheri dedicated his award for the movie “Retouch” to the victims of the fatal quake in western Iran.
11/11/2017 - 11:25 PM

Int'l Digital Media Exhibition kicks off in Tehran

Culture - The 11th International Digital Media Exhibition started work Saturday with the attendance of Minister of Culture and Islamic Guidance Abbas Salehi in Imam Khomeini Mosalla in the capital city of Tehran.
11/9/2017 - 11:47 PM

'Autumn Memoirs' takes 2 awards in Venezuela film festival

Culture - Joint movie by Iran, Czech and Ukraine 'Autumn Memoirs' took 2 awards in Venezuela Film Festival.
11/6/2017 - 12:47 PM

Iranian handicap's short film in German festival

Culture - A short movie by physically challenged artist Towfiq Fattahi was admitted into and will be screened at Germany's upcoming Golden Tree International Documentary Film Festival, said the director general of West Azerbaijan Province's Welfare Organization, northwest Iran.
11/6/2017 - 12:44 PM

14 killed in bus crash in N Iran

Culture - A bus crash on Gorgan-Gonbad Road, in Savadkouh, Mazandaran Province, northern Iran, left 14 killed and 25 injured, said the spokesman of Mazandaran Emergency Service.
11/5/2017 - 4:17 PM

Iranian movies shine at PIFFA Supreme Awards

Culture - Iranian movies 'Daughter', 'Duet' and ' Sound and Fury' shined at Profima International Film Fest and Awards (2017 PIFFA) which is underway in Malaysia.
11/5/2017 - 4:16 PM

Iranian beach footabller wins best goalkeeper, goal titles

Culture - Iranian beach soccer player Seyed Peyman Hosseini won 2017 best goalkeeper title.
10/28/2017 - 1:23 PM

Iranian film festival kicks off in Australia

Culture - The 7th Iranian Film Festival Australia, putting on display 11 feature films from Iran, has started in Australia.
10/28/2017 - 1:22 PM

23rd Press Exhibition officially inaugurated in Tehran

Culture - First Vice President Eshaq Jahangiri officially inaugurated the 23rd Press Exhibition here in Imam Khomeini Mosalla on Saturday.
10/24/2017 - 3:27 PM

Iran plane crashes on landing, no casualties

Culture - All 112 passengers on board of an Iranian McDonnell Douglas (MD) plane are reportedly in good conditions after their plane crashed while landing in Mashhad International Airport in northeastern country.
10/23/2017 - 5:15 PM

Iran, Pakistan discuss cooperation on fighting narcotics

Culture - Iranian Anti-Narcotics Police Chief General Mohammad Massoud Zahedian and his Pakistani counterpart Major-General Musarrat Nawaz Malik reviewed exchanging experiences and bilateral cooperation.
10/23/2017 - 5:00 PM

Iran opens cultural week in western Syria

Culture - Iran's cultural week has been kicked off since October 22 in Tartus, western Syria, to further promote cultural ties between the two nations.