A senior Iranian anti-narcotics official said the country plans to further intensify its clamp down on networks involved in synthetic and hallucinating drugs trafficking and their production labs during the current Iranian year (started on March 21).

Salasel Fortress is located on a hill overlooking Shatit River in the city of Shushtar.

Saturday, 06 April 2013 13:16

Books on Intifada up for publication

Iranian researcher Majid Safa-Taj will have a number of his new books on Palestine and Intifada released.

Saturday, 06 April 2013 13:04

Top 10 Must-See Sites

For millennia, the country today known as the Islamic Republic of Iran has been traversed by settlers and traders, people with distinct linguistic and cultural traditions, some shared with others, some unique, which have melded to form the national consciousness of today’s state.

Friday, 05 April 2013 16:02

Holidaying in Golestan Province

Golestan province, which is adjacent to the provinces of Khorasan Razavi and Semnan, shares borders with Turkmenistan.

Minoudasht is one of the eastern cities known as the bride of the northern Golestan Province.

Mount Damavand, a dormant volcano and the highest peak in Iran, is located in the middle Alborz Range.

Thursday, 04 April 2013 07:33

Iranian scholar Mahmud Ebadian dies at 85

The Iranian scholar and translator Mahmud Ebadian died on April 1. He was 85.

Tuesday, 02 April 2013 09:40

Iran Nature Day

Spring in Iran is truly the season of renewal of nature's life. The pleasant fragrance of flowers of spring has spread all over Iran. Seedlings emerged from the soil and lawn-like green velvets has covered gardens and plains.
Monday, 01 April 2013 13:36

Iran marks Islamic Republic Day

Iran commemorates the 34th anniversary of the referendum in which Iranians voted for the establishment of the Islamic Republic following the collapse of the US-backed Pahlavi regime.