Iran mourns loss of Islamic Revolutions figure
The death of Ali Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani, one of the key founding figures of Iran’s Islamic Revolution, shocked Iranians, leaving a huge grief in the hearts of the Iranian people and the Islamic Revolution followers.
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Pope holds public mass in Malmö
He appeared alongside heads of the Lutheran World Federation at an ecumenical service at Lund Cathedral, before attending a second ecumenical event at Malmö Arena in front of a large crowd.
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‘I Dance with God’ wins in Spain
TEHRAN, Nov. 10 (MNA) – Iranian documentary I Dance with God, directed by Houshang Mirzaei, received the Special Audience Prize at the MiradasDoc International Documentary Film Festival in Spain.
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Iranian short films travel to India
TEHRAN, Nov. 09 (MNA) – Iranian short films Blue Eyed Boy and Red Dream will attend All Lights India International Film Festival and IndiEarth XChange Film Festival.
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Indian cultural week in Tehran
TEHRAN, Jul. 28 (MNA) – Indian Cultural Week was launched on Monday in Niavaran Cultural Complex. The opening ceremony was attended by Deputy FM for Asia-Pacific Affairs Ebrahim Rahimpour as well as India’s ambassador to Iran.
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Four Iranian cultural items enter UNESCO’s list
Four cultural items from Iran `have been inscribed in the regional section of the Memory of the World Program of the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization, Press TV reports.
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Exhibition of Persian carpets held Tehran
An exhibition has been held in the Iranian capital, Tehran, to display exquisite Persian carpets, including hand-woven and tableau carpets as well as nomadic rugs, Press TV reports.
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3 Iranian films go to Venezuelan filmfest.
Three Iranian films directed by Morteza Sabzeghaba has been accepted into the screening programs of the International Film Festival On-Line of the Five Continents in Venezuela.
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Iranian min., VP visit St. Georg Church
Minister of Cooperatives, Labour and social welfare Ali Rabiei and Vice-President for Women and Family Affairs Shahindokht Molaverdi visited St. Georg Church on the occasion of New Year. The church also includes a charity adult care center.
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Tehran Bird Garden
Tehran Bird Garden is located in Eastern Lavizan Jungle Park in the Iranian capital.
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In December 2016
Seventh International Student Short Film Festival
Broadcasting University of Islamic Republic of Iran (IRIB University) will hold the Seventh International Student Short Film Festival in December 2016. The aim of this festival, inviting filmmaker students to explore and research on important issues that our todays world is faced with serious challenges.
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Tehran – 2016
The 8 th Biennial International Children’s and Young Adults’ Art Competition
Water is an irreplaceable blessing and a resplendency of beauty and refreshment. Its deficiency will dramatically lead to the silence of roaring rivers and sweet songs of birds and the extinct of playful fish, blossoms on trees, and colorful flowers’ smiles in nature.
Today, one of the most serious challenges facing the world is water. A number of factors, such as climate change, population growth, unsystematic exploitation of water resources, have rastically diminished water sources.
Accordingly, Kanoon is going to hold a painting competition for children and young adults on the theme of “water” to make them aware of water issues, such as the ways to save water and the outcomes of water crisis in the world.
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Iran among 3 tourism hotspots for 2016
TEHRAN, Nov. 07 (MNA) – UK holidaymakers and exhibitors voted Iran as one of the top three tourism hotspots for 2016, according to the World Travel Market (WTM) 2015 Industry Report.
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Iran welcomes Mina victims mournfully
TEHRAN, Oct. 03 (MNA) – Bodies of the first group of Iranian victims in Mina tragedy arrived in Tehran this morning and a ceremony is underway at the presence of President Rouhani, Head of Judiciary Ayat. Amoli Larijani and Parliament Speaker Ali Larijani and high-ranking politicians and Armed Forces commanders to honor the victims.
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Gerrman, Austrian orchestras to perform in Iran
TEHRAN, Aug. 23 (MNA) – Confirming that the Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra will perform in Rudaki Concert Hall, the director of Rudaki Foundation reported that Iran is ready to welcome an Austrian Orchestra as well.
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Kermanshah to host ethnic festival
KERMANSHAH, Jul. 11 (MNA) – Kermanshah provincial governor has said the province will bring together Iranian different ethnicities in a national cultural and artistic festival in upcoming September.
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Jaipur filmfest. to screen Iranian film
TEHRAN, Jul.11 (MNA) – Sadegh Sadegh-Daghighi’s feature film ‘Until Ahmad Arrives’ is to enjoy its first international screening at the 8th Jaipur International Film Festival in India.
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Iran’s Stripy en route to Rio
TEHRAN, Jun. 25 (MNA) – Shone in French festival, Iranian animation Stripy is en route to attend the International Animation Festival of Brazil in July.
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All Tehran’s sister cities
TEHRAN, Jun. 22 (MNA) – In last April, Budapest and Tbilisi became Tehran’s sisters, adding the cities entourage of sisters to 19 from already 17 cities.
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Iran’s national music orchestra inaugurates
TEHRAN, Jun. 13 (MNA) – Iran’s national orchestra was launched during a ceremony in Vahdat Hall on Thrusday. The orchestra was directed by Farhad Fakhreddini and was attended by prominent officials including Iranian FM Mohammad Javad Zarif and Iran’s Minister of Culture and Islamic Guidance Ali Jannati.
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Story of a Rainy Night heads to FNFF
TEHRAN, May 18 (MNA) – Iranian short film Story of a Rainy Night directed by Mehdi Fard-Qaderi will compete at the Fear No Film Festival in Salt Lake City, Utah.
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Historical village of Shahkouh
SHAHKOUH, May 18 (MNA) – Shahkouh village in Golestan Province is an ancient place in northern Iran, with people who have saved their old traditions and lifestyle. Visiting the village is like traveling through the time.
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Meshginshahr Spring National Festival
MESHGINSHAR, May 17 (MNA) – Meshgin Spring National Festival and the opening ceremony of the tallest suspension bridge in the Middle East was held on Saturday in the presence of Iranian Vice-President and head of Irans Cultural Heritage, Handicrafts and Tourism Organization (ICHHTO) Masoud Soltanifar in Meshginshahr, a city in Ardabil province.
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Tehran Intl. Book Fair 2015: A review
TEHRAN, May 17 (MNA) – Enjoying over a quarter-century experience, Tehran International Book Fair (TIBF) has become a cultural landmark which attracts a healthy audience every year.
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Bridging the gap
TEHRAN, May 07 (MNA) – Books can bridge the gap between different cultures and nations
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Iranian poet receives Haiku Grand Prize 2014
Announcing the official results of the International Haiku Contest, Basho Memorial Museum in Japan granted Certificate of Merit and Matsuo Basho symbol to Mohammad Farsani for writing a haiku on peace.
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Managers of Swedish Travel Agencies in Tehran
General Directors and travel agents of 11 Swedish Travel Agencies are going to Tehran. They will visitIran Air facilities, meet some authorities of Iran`s Heritage and Tourism Organization and will enjoy Tehran sight seeing. The will be in Tehran during September 27 to October 1, 2014.
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