‘Fajr film festival int’l section, a successful experience’

Iran’s Minister of Culture and Islamic Guidance, Ali Jannati, has termed as a success the international section of the Fajr Film Festival, which was held independently this year.

Land of Light (31)

Dear listeners, welcome to the 31st weekly episode of the series Land of Light. Today, we enter a new phase in the life of Prophet Mohammad (Blessings of God upon him and his progeny). This period is related to his youth. Stay tuned:

Culture ministry to set up orchestra organization

The Ministry of Culture and Islamic Guidance is to establish an umbrella organization to include Tehran Symphony Orchestra and Iran's National Orchestra following their merger.

Gharibpour, a special guest at Polish festival

Noted Iranian Director Behrouz Gharibpour has been invited to the 15th Grotesca Theater Festival in Poland.

Iranian minister opens pavilion in Milan Expo

Iran’s trade minister has inaugurated the Iranian pavilion at a universal exposition in Italy, where world countries showcase a gamut of products under the theme of “Feeding the Planet” in Milan Expo 2015.

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.

Iran prepared for “new tourist shock”

Director of Iran’s Cultural Heritage, Handicrafts and Tourism Organization says the country is well-prepared for the “new shock” to be triggered by massive tourist inflow.

Iran seizes almost 500 tonnes of narcotics in one year: Police

An Iranian official says the Islamic Republic seized nearly 500 tonnes of narcotics in the past Iranian calendar year.