Iran social drama to vie at Turkish film festival

Iranian filmmaker Pouran Derakhshandeh’s social drama Hush! Girls Don’t Scream has entered the lineup of the 5th Malatya International Film Festival in Turkey.

Iranians hold massive funeral for popular pop star

Thousands of Iranians have gathered in central Tehran to mourn the death of popular pop star, Morteza Pashaei.

Amsterdam hosts Iranian animation

Iranian short animation, The Kitten, directed by Shiva Sadeq-Assadi, has been screened at the 2014 Klik! Amsterdam Animation Festival in the Netherlands.

Land of Light (7)

Welcome to the 7th weekly episode of the series Land of Light. Today, we continue to discuss Abdul-Mottaleb’s vow to God. As a reminder, we said that the venerable grandfather of Prophet Mohammad (blessings of God upon him and his progeny), unearthed the Zam-Zam Well after having a number of …

Account of European visitors to Iran

Iran has an excellent geographical location, and enjoys varied climatic conditions.

Iranian drama to compete at India’s Filmfest

Iranian Filmmaker Jamshid Mahmoudi’s debut feature, A Few Cubic Meters of Love, has been selected to compete at the 2015 International Film Festival of India (IFFI).

Iranian police seize over 270 tons of illicit drugs in 7 months

Iran’s anti-narcotics police chief announced that about 272 tons of different types of illicit drugs have been seized in the country over the first seven months of the current Iranian year, which began on March 21.

Iranian Notables, Sources of Global Honor (21)

Today, we continue our last week’s discussion on the famed Iranian philosopher, theologian, mathematician, astronomer, and poet of 7th Century AH, Khaje Nasir Ed-Din Tousi. We said that Mohammad Ibn Hassan Jahroudi Tousi, popularly known as Khaje Nasir Ed-Din Tousi, was born in the northeastern Iranian city of Tous in …