President Hassan Rouhani has offered condolences to the Nepali people for a devastating earthquake which has killed a number of citizens of Nepal.
Mashhad has been selected as the cultural capital of the Islamic world in 2017, which is a valuable opportunity for Iran to show its culture and civilization to the world, Ali Jannati, minister of culture and Islamic guidance said.
Taft is one of the counties in the central province of Yazd spread in an area of 6,048 square kilometers.
UNESCO regional bureau director in Iran said that holding training workshop for planning and making capacity for administration of world heritage sites is of great importance to the international body.
Father of Persian blank verse Nima Yushij and father of Spanish modern verse Juan Ramon Jimenez will be commemorated in a three-day seminar in Madrid's Complutense University as of April 27.
Iran’s Ambassador to Tajikistan Hojjatollah Faghani in a meeting with Director of Technological University of Tajikistan, Haydar Odinaev, on Thursday said Iran is ready to help the Tajik Technological University upgrade its scientific and technical potential.
The cabinet meeting has permitted Cultural Heritage Organization to sign deal with Turkey to return Iran’s historical pieces back to the country.
Iran commemorated the National Day of Saadi, the highly revered 13th-century poet, who is known both in and outside Iran on Tuesday for his enticing choice of word, ethical and social teachings and deep expressive poetry.
Digital media have overtaken books as the most read media in China, according to a national survey released on Monday.
– Following serious and continued follow-up of the Iranian government, the University of Chicago was forced to return 108 ancient inscriptions belonging to the Choghamish region of Iran.
Iran's Cultural Attache in Russian Reza Maleki on Monday discussed expansion of cultural cooperation in a meeting with President of Russian State Library (RSL) Victor Fedorov.
Renowned Persian poet Sa'di Shirazi as well as other great Persian poets such as Abolqasem Ferdowsi and Hafez played a significant role in preserving and reviving the Persian language.
Hamedan is home to numerous historical and cultural monuments that have roots in the 3,000-year-old civilization of the province. However, they need renovation
Dr. Soudabeh Davaran, a professor of medicinal chemistry at Tabriz University, is one of the eight scientists who received the UNESCO medal in the field of nanotechnology.
The Head of Somalia Red Crescent Society in a letter addressed to his Iranian counterpart appreciated the humanitarian aids of the Iranian Red Crescent Society (IRSC) to the Somalian people.
Minister of Culture and Islamic Guidance during an official tour of Gilan Province while answering a question about the forthcoming Tehran International Book Fair said this year the international section of the book fair is improved in comparison to last year and due to political approach of government, more foreign publishers specially Europeans will be present in this year
The secretariat of the 23rd Islamic Republic of Iran Book of The Year Award has invited authors, publishers and experts to submit their works to the secretariat or nominate works for the award not later than October 31, 2015.
Tehran, Kabul ready to boost ties
President Hassan Rouhani said in Tehran on Sunday that Tehran and Kabul are determined to share views and cooperate in fighting extremism and terrorism in the entire region until the elimination of the menace.
Turkish filmmaker Shner Dan Yildiz is planning to make a documentary about the life and virtues of Imam Reza (AS).
Christopher Zanussi, the well-known Polish director, attends the 33rd Fajr International Film Festival to hold several professional workshops on cinema.