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8/12/2018   --   8:13 PM
Iranian Short film to be shown in Italian festival

Culture - Iranian short film 'Forouzan' is to compete at the Corteo e Fieno festival in Italy.

7/31/2018   --   8:57 PM
Iranian director calls for making valuable films for children, youth

Culture - Acclaimed female Iranian filmmaker stressed the significance of making valuable films for children and the youth.

7/31/2018   --   8:56 PM
Iran Film Festival to be held in Tokyo

Culture - Iranian Film Festival is slated to be held at the same time with the 90th anniversary of Iran-Japan relations in Tokyo within days.

7/28/2018   --   9:27 PM
Iran photographers shine in Danube festival

Culture - Iranian photographers received several awards in Danube festival attended by Romania, Serbia, Belarus, and Bulgaria.

6/18/2018   --   6:21 PM
Iranian drama shines at Russia's Mirror Int'l Film Festival

Culture - Iranian drama ‘No Date, No Signature’ won Best Director at Russia's 12th Mirror International Film Festival on Monday.

6/18/2018   --   6:19 PM
Iran's volleyball stands 13th after 4th week

Culture - Iranian national volleyball team came 13th after the fourth week of FIVB Volleyball Men's Nations League (VNL).

5/20/2018   --   4:01 PM
Unveiling the youngest Iranian Author

Culture - during the 31th International book fair of Tehran, Seyyed Rastin Fayazi’s , a 7-year-old Iranian kid, book “Ashi ke sanjab baraye gorg pokht (what Squirrel did to the wolf)” was unveiled.

5/18/2018   --   11:11 PM
Two Iranian fishermen detained by Saudi Arabia released

Culture - Two Iranian fishermen who had been detained by the Saudi coast guards for entering Saudi territorial waters were set free on Friday, a local Iranian official said.

5/12/2018   --   8:20 PM
Iran grabs trophy 2018 AFC Women’s Futsal Championship

Culture - Iran women's national futsal team on Saturday grabbed trophy of the 2018 Asian Football Confederation (AFC) Women's Futsal Championship after victory over Japan national team in the final.

4/8/2018   --   7:19 PM
Lake Urmia water level increases

Culture - An Iranian official said the level of water in Lake Urmia, northwestern Iran, has increased by 39 centimeters recently.

4/2/2018   --   8:26 PM
Light quake jolts Damavand, north Iran

Culture - A 4.2-magnitude earthquake jolted Kilan city in the central district of mountainous Damavand county, located to the northeast of the capital Tehran late on Sunday.

4/2/2018   --   8:24 PM
Iranians celebrate Sizdah Bedar, spend time in nature

Culture - People across Iran on Monday celebrated Sizdah Bedar, the traditional Persian festival of nature by spending time outdoors with family members, close relatives, neighbors and friends.

3/2/2018   --   11:56 AM
Looking Iran’s Soccer With Schäfer’s Eyes; Victorious Derby Man

Culture - Farhad Eshvandi: Winfred Schaefer, the victorious Derby man, says his team was struggling with stress otherwise they could have beaten Persepolis with more differences. He who was blamed at the time of his arrival for aging and accused of not having enough motivations, now breathtakingly has made a revolution in Esteqlal team. I asked him some questions about his Derby victory which you read.

2/20/2018   --   10:42 PM
Telegram temporarily inaccessible for Iranian users

Culture - The Telegram messenger was temporarily inaccessible for some Iranian users on Tuesday afternoon local time.

1/24/2018   --   11:34 PM
UNESCO Cultural Heritage Conservation 2018

Culture - UNESCO Asia-Pacific Awards for Culture Heritage Conservation, Tehran office has called on the Iranian private sector active in conserving and restoring Iran heritage to submit their projects.

1/24/2018   --   11:25 PM
Iran in my eyes: Uzbek tourist

Culture - Hospitality, beautiful music, get-togethers, and respect for traditions are among the special features of Iranian culture, which attracts international tourists.

1/23/2018   --   9:11 PM
7th Persian language course starts in Japan

Culture - The 7th Persian language course organized by Iran cultural attaché office in Japan and Saadi Foundation was held in Tokyo.

1/23/2018   --   9:08 PM
Iran's 'Sara and Ayda'' awarded at Jaipur festival

Culture - Iranian film 'Sara and Ayda' won the Best Film from Asian Continent award at the 10th Jaipur International Film Festival (JIFF).

1/20/2018   --   3:54 PM
336 quakes rock western Iran in 10 days

Culture - The city of Sumar in western Iran has so far been rocked by 336 quakes since Jan 11, Head of Kermanshah seismological center said.

1/6/2018   --   9:12 PM
5.1-magnitude quake jolts western Iran

Culture - An earthquake measuring 5.1 on the Richter scale rocked Sarpol-e Zahab Town, Kermanshah Province, on Saturday.