Serbia exhibits Iran’s anti-war arts

Prominent Iranian cartoonists Masoud Shojaei’s works have been showcased at the exhibition of the Salon of Antiwar Cartoons festival in Serbia.

Reza Mirkarimi ‘Today’ to represent Iran at Academy Awards 2015

Iran has introduced Reza Mirkarimi’s Today as its contender at Foreign Language Film Award category of the 87th Academy Award.

Homage to Shahriar is tribute to literature

September 18 has been named the ‘Day of Persian poetry and literature’ as it is the death anniversary of the legendary Iranian poet Shahriar.

Iran working on plans to export agro products to Russia via Azerbaijan

Iranian Agricultural Jihad Minister Mahmoud Hojjati in a meeting with Azeri Industry and Economy Minister Shahin Mustafayev on Wednesday called on Baku to cooperate with Tehran in transiting its agricultural exports to Russia.

‘Iran, cheapest country for foreign tourists’

Head of Iran’s Cultural Heritage, Handicrafts, and Tourism Organization, Masoud Soltanifar, has pointed out that Iran is the cheapest country for foreign tourists.

Iranian Notables, Sources of Global Honor (17)

We continue our last week discussions about the prominent Iranian mathematician and astronomer, Kharazmi. The famous historian, George Sarton, in this book on history of science referred to the first half of 9th Century AD as the Era of Kharazmi.

Khayyam Quatrains at Moscow int’l book fair

Russian translation of Omar Khayyam’s quatrains (Rubaiyat) was unveiled in Moscow International Book Fair (MIBF) last week. Khayyam, the renowned Persian poet, mathematician and astronomer lived between 1048 and 1131 AD.

One ton of narcotics seized in Sistan-Baluchestan province

Over one ton of narcotics were confiscated during two separate operations in the southeastern Sistan-Baluchestan Province on Thursday, said commander of provincial police.