Land of Light (48)

Dear listeners, welcome to the 48th weekly episode of the series Land of Light. As a reminder, last week we related to you the thoughts of the noble wife Khadijah, as she whole-hearted embraced the truth of Islam on being informed by her husband that he had been commanded by …

Iran’s Salar Aqili to perform at Milan Expo 2015

Iranian vocalist and musician, Salar Aqili, is set to perform traditional Persian music pieces at the 2015 Milan Expo in Italy.

Iraq’s Cultural Center in Tehran to screen film about 8-year war on Iran

The Iraqi Cultural Center in Tehran is set to screen for the first time a film about the eight-year war imposed by the regime of former Iraqi dictator Saddam on the Islamic Republic of Iran in the 1980s.

Italy returns large haul of Iran’s stolen artifacts

Italy has returned to Iran some 30 stolen artifacts that had been smuggled to the European country during the past 10 years.

Iranian police seize 4.7 tons of illicit drugs in West Azerbaijan Province

Iran’s anti-narcotic police forces in the northwestern province of West Azerbaijan managed to seize 4,700 kilograms of illicit drugs over the first five months of the current Iranian year (March 21 – August 22), a provincial police chief announced.

Iran to attend 22nd Beijing Int'l Book Fair

The Institute of Iran's Cultural Exhibitions will take part in the 22nd Beijing Book Fair as a representative of the Islamic Republic's publications, said the director of the institute.

Iran billed ‘most lucrative’ hospitality market

Hotel groups in the Persian Gulf Arab states are seeking to boost their portfolios in Iran as they see the country emerging as the most lucrative hospitality development market.  

Persepolis sends message of Iran’s strength: Rouhani

Iran’s President has visited the historical city of Persepolis, better known as the Throne of Jamshid (Takht-e Jamshid) to Iranians, saying the site conveys the message of the Iranian nation's capability and strength.