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6/3/2017 - 6:08 PM

Leader to address late Imam Khomeini 28th death anniversary

Culture - Supreme Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei is to deliver a speech in the 28th anniversary of the sad demise of the late Imam Khomeini, Founder of the Islamic Republic of Iran.
5/31/2017 - 1:39 PM

ESI Iranian medical scientists rises to 42

Culture - The number of Iranian medical scientists who were named as the one percent highly-cited scientists in the Essential Science Indicator (ESI) ranking system rose to 42, according to Iran’s Ministry of Health and Medical Education.
5/31/2017 - 1:38 PM

French medical summary confirms Iran’s report on Kiarostami’s death

Culture - The Islamic Republic of Iran Medical Council (IRIMC) announced that the hospital reports received from France confirms IRIMC’s judgment about Abbas Kiarostami’s death.
5/30/2017 - 4:30 PM

Iranian artist wins Focus Photo Club prize

Culture - A photographer from Boushehr Province won the best photo prize of Focus Photo Club, said the Director General of Boushehr Province Culture and Islamic Guidance office.
5/28/2017 - 7:46 PM

Tehran’s stone palace registered in national heritage list

Culture - A unique stone construction known as ‘Tehran Versailles’ belonged to a wealthy person before the victory of the 1979 Islamic Revolution, has been registered on the list of Iran’s national heritage.
5/28/2017 - 7:30 PM

Iran to host 2018 Asian Paralympics Winter Games

Culture - The annual meeting of the winter sports of International Paralympics Committee has chosen Iran to host 2018 Asian Cup.
5/28/2017 - 6:56 PM

Iranian director awarded in Cannes

Culture - “A Man of Integrity”, the latest work of Iranian film director Mohammad Rasoulof, won the top prize in the Un Certain Regard section at the Cannes Film Festival on Saturday evening.
5/27/2017 - 12:27 PM

Iranian musician receives World Music Award

Culture - Iranian renowned musician Hossein Alizadeh has won World Music Award from World Music Cetner in South Korea.
5/26/2017 - 5:40 PM

Holy Ramadan to begin in Iran on May 27

Culture - The holy fasting month of Ramadan is expected to start on Saturday, May 27 in Iran, an official at the moon-sighting committee of the Supreme Leader’s Office announced.
5/21/2017 - 8:55 PM

Iran world’s most affordable tourism destination

Culture - Iran’s tourism industry has been identified for a third straight year to have the most affordable prices in the world for foreign visitors.
5/8/2017 - 3:57 PM

Tous Museum of Mashhad

Culture - The Tous Museum is located 29 kilometers northwest of the holy city of Mashhad, northeast of Iran, on Mashhad-Ghochan Road. It features the historic mausoleum of Iranian great poet, Ferdowsi.
5/8/2017 - 3:53 PM

Iran reports rise in number of tourists

Culture - Iran says the number of tourists that visited the country last year increased by above 30 percent from a year earlier – what could be an indication that one of the world’s top travel destinations is already finding its lost flavor after the removal of sanctions.
5/6/2017 - 11:40 AM

Iranian boxer bags bronze medal in 2017 Asian Champs

Culture - Iranian boxer snatched bronze medal in ASBC Asian Confederation Boxing Championships Tashkent 2017 which was held in Uzbekistan.
5/2/2017 - 6:43 PM

Iran, Japan begin to cooperate on particle pollution forcast

Culture - Following a memorandum of understanding inked between Iran and Japan environment departments, a joint specialized delegation of the two countries discussed particle pollution forecasting in a meeting held in this southwestern provincial capital city on Monday.
4/23/2017 - 7:36 PM

Official: Around 20 million foreign tourists visited Iran in 3 years

Culture - Deputy Head of Cultural Heritage, Handicrafts and Tourism Organization for tourist affairs Morteza Rahmani Movahed announced 19.9 million foreign tourists have visited Iran during past 3 years.
4/19/2017 - 2:12 PM

S Arabia accepts Iran's condition to ensure Hajj pilgrims' safety

Culture - A member of the Iranian Parliament's Presiding Board Akbar Ranjbarzadeh said Saudi Arabia has accepted Iran’s demands to ensure the safety, dignity and health of Iranian Hajj pilgrims.
4/18/2017 - 1:17 PM

Over 120 ancient sites identified in southwest Iran

Culture - Many temporary settlements belonging to nomadic tribes were identified in the neighborhood of Chamshir zone in Kohgiluyeh, Boyer-Ahmad province.
4/18/2017 - 1:16 PM

Iranian films applauded at Pakistan '60-second films' festival

Culture - A two-day International Festival of '60-Second films' was held in Pakistan’s Islamabad in which the Iranian films drew attraction of public.
4/17/2017 - 8:19 PM

Iran's national beach volleyball team becomes Asia’s champion

Culture - Iran defeated Indonesia 2-1 in the final game of AVC Beach Volleyball Championship underway in Thailand to become champion in the tournament.
4/12/2017 - 4:05 PM

Iran's population close to 80 million

Culture - The recent report of Statistical Center of Iran, presented on Wednesday government meeting, showed that the country's population is 79,926,270, with 51 percent men and 49 percent women.