Nations Eyeing Tehran Int’l Short Film Fest

Over 104 states are willing to take part in the 31st Tehran International Short Film Festival from October 14-19, 2014.

Godin Tappeh

The historical site of Godin Tappeh (hillock) is located about ten kilometers east of Kangavar, in the western province of Kermanshah.

Iranian children win in Belarus painting competition

A number of Iranian children have garnered awards at the 9th edition of Homeland International Painting Contest in Belarus.

Iran music ensemble wins at Latvia

Tehran Vocal Music ensemble has garnered several awards at the 8th World Choir Games in Latvia's capital city of Riga.

Iran to increase natural gas output

The US Energy Information Administration (EIA) and the Facts Global Energy (FGE) in their annual reports about Iran’s energy sector predicted the country’s natural gas production will be increased in the coming years.

Zahiroddoleh Cemetery to become a tourist site

Zahiroddoleh Cemetery in the north of Tehran will be restored and turned into a tourist site, said head of newly-established Cultural Heritage Committee affiliated to Tehran City Council.

SSO pursue institution of social security

Social Security Organization of Iran (SSO) provides insurance coverage to some 39.2 million people, said the managing director of the organization.

Iranian Notables, Sources of Global Honor (9)

Previously, we spoke of the role of language in cultural developments; and briefly studied Farsi language, its terms, and structure. We also reminded that throughout the reign of Sassanid dynasty and initial centuries of the Islamic era, Pahlavi language was the official language of Iran.