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Lieutenant Commander of the Iranian Navy Rear Admiral Gholam Reza Khadem Biqam announced on Tuesday that the Navy plans to hold naval drills in the high seas in the near …
Monday, 10 November 2014 11:11

Iran video art to partake in Cairo filmfest

Iranian screen work of art Wind and Death by Mahmoud Nouraei is slated to compete at the 6th edition of the Cairo Video Festival in Egypt.
Sunday, 09 November 2014 07:56

‘Hard Dream’ wins at Noor Filmfest

Iranian director Behrouz Bagheri’s animated short film, The Hard Dream, has bagged award at the 7th Annual Noor Iranian Film Festival (NIFF) in Los Angeles.
Iran’s Minister of Communications and Information Technology, Mahmoud Vaezi, in a meeting with Azerbaijan Republic Minister of Culture, Abdul-Fazl Qarayef, studied the perspective of the two countries’ mutual cultural cooperation.
Acclaimed Iranian filmmaker, Reza Mirkarimi’s latest production, ‘Today’, has garnered two awards at the 20th Rabat Auteur Film Festival in Morocco. 
Tuesday, 04 November 2014 13:58

Foreign tourists find Iran safer than Europe

Tourists visiting Iran say the truth about the Islamic Republic is totally different from the Western media propaganda against the country.
Secretary of Iran's Second International Auto Exhibition Sasan Qorbani announced that the number of international foreign companies that will take part in the exhibition has considerably increased.
Saturday, 01 November 2014 17:10

Bulgaria ready to hold cultural week in Iran

Bulgarian Embassy in Iran voiced readiness to hold cultural week in Iran.
Saturday, 01 November 2014 15:44

Iran attends Belgrade Book Fair in Serbia

Iran is participating in the 59th  International Belgrade Book Fair in Serbia by displaying various published works of the country.
Head of Iran’s National Carpet Center Hamid Kargar says the country obtained $314 million from export of hand-woven Persian carpets last year and saved the largest share in international market. …
Thursday, 30 October 2014 10:00

Iran among 500 Best Global Universities

Four Iranian universities are featured in US News 500 Best Global Universities rankings.
Iranian and Russian officials in a meeting in Moscow on Tuesday discussed mutual cooperation and interactions in scientific and technological areas.
Iranian auteur Abbas Kiarostami will be presented Austrian Cross of Honor for Science and Art.
Spain is scheduled to host a joint literary conference on the life and works of Persian poet Sheikh Sa’adi and Spanish classic author Miguel de Cervantes.
Saturday, 25 October 2014 08:17

Iran's handicraft exports up

Handicraft exports registered a 41-percent growth during March 21-Sept. 22, against the same period of last year, said a senior official of Iran’s Cultural Heritage, Handicrafts and Tourism Organization (ICHHTO).
Friday, 24 October 2014 15:35

Iran, Kuwait keen to expand bilateral ties

Iranian Minister of Culture and Islamic Guidance Ali Jannati and Kuwaiti Prime Minister Sheikh Jaber al-Mubarak Hamad al-Sabah in a meeting in Kuwait City underlined expansion of bilateral ties and …
The 2nd International Islamic Arts and Cultural Festival (PIIACUF) in Putrajaya, Malaysia is hosting artworks from Islamic countries from October 30 to November 2. Iran is taking part in this …
Thursday, 23 October 2014 10:10

Mumbai festival awards Iranian movie

Iranian movie ‘With Others’ has been awarded at the 16th Mumbai Film Festival in India.
Tuesday, 21 October 2014 16:10

Iran culture minister to travel to Kuwait

Iranian Minister of Culture and Islamic Guidance Ali Jannati plans to pay an official visit to Kuwait within days to confer with senior officials of the country on the expansion …
Iran’s President Hassan Rouhani in a message on Tuesday expressed his condolences on the demise of the Experts Assembly Chairman, Ayatollah Mohammad Reza Mahdavi Kani who passed away in Tehran's …