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Sunday, 28 December 2014 08:11

Persian short film heading to Bangladesh

Iranian short film 'The Hose', directed by Mansour Forouzesh, will be screened at the International Children's Film Festival in Bangladesh.
Iran’s Minister of Culture and Islamic Guidance Ali Jannati has called for setting up a joint cultural commission with Turkey.
Veteran Iranian actor Morteza Ahmadi has passed away at the age of 90 after suffering from respiratory problems for a long time.
Tuesday, 09 December 2014 17:23

‘Iranophobia plots doomed to failure’

Iranian Defense Minister Brigadier General Hossein Dehqan has underlined that the enemies' attempts to spread Iranophobia and Islamophobia has and will prove futile.
Monday, 08 December 2014 09:47

Iran to hold 9th animation biennial

Iran is set to hold the 9th edition of the biennial Tehran International Animation Festival (TIAF) in March.
Pulitzer Prize-winning author Professor Stephen Greenblatt has visited Iran during the First International Conference on Shakespeare Studies at the University of Tehran, Press TV reports.
The 8th edition of the Iranian international festival for documentary films Cinéma Vérité has kicked off in the Iranian capital city of Tehran.
Iranian and Indonesian officials in a meeting in Jakarta on Friday underlined the need for the further expansion of academic ties between the two countries.
Head of Kuwait-Iran Friendship Association Abdel Rahman Al-Evazi in a meeting with Head of the Islamic and Culture Relations Abuzar Ebrahimi-Torkman described Iran as the most important player in the …
The General Staff of the Iranian Armed Forces in a statement on Sunday underlined that the country's Basij (volunteer) force has grown into a role model for the regional nations …
The 8th edition of the Iranian international festival for documentary films Cinéma Vérité has released the year’s film lineup.
Iranian short film Somewhere Up There directed and acted by Babak Habibfar, will be screened in Viewster online festival in Switzerland.
Iranian lawmakers have voted down President Hassan Rouhani’s fourth nominee for minister of science, research and technology.
Iranian translator and artist Lili Golestan is to be honored with France's high cultural distinction dubbed the Order of Academic Palms.
The 20th International Exhibition of the Press, News Agencies and Information Websites has come to a close in the Iranian capital, Tehran.
American writer Celeste Ng’s debut novel, Everything I Never Told You, which narrates the unsettling and tragic story of a Chinese-American family living in the suburbs of Ohio in 1970s, …
Thursday, 13 November 2014 12:51

Austrians admire Lorestan artifacts

Given the high potential of handicrafts in Lorestan Province, Austria is keen to hold a fair of Lorestan’s brass-bronze products in Vienna, said Austrian Ambassador to Iran Friedrich Stift.
Thursday, 13 November 2014 12:34

Iranian band to perform in Turkey for Rumi

On the occasion of the 741st death anniversary of Jalal ad-Din Muhammad Rumi (aka Mawlana), Ayan Band led by Hajir Mehrafrouz will perform in Konya, Turkey in December.
Wednesday, 12 November 2014 06:25

Iranian filmmaker gets France’s distinction

The celebrated Iranian filmmaker and cinema maestro, Dariush Mehrjui, has been awarded France's highest cultural distinction.
Iran's President Hassan Rouhani and the newly-appointed Laotian ambassador to Iran, in a meeting on Tuesday, stressed the need for both Tehran and Vientiane to make use of their capacities …