Iran's Assembly of Experts, the clerics who appoint and can dismiss the country's Leader, picked Ayatollah Muhammad Yazdi as their new chairman on Tuesday.
- In a historic first for the United States, an American Muslim college has now joined the nation’s community of accredited institutions of higher education.
With cooperation of Iranian Cultural Center in Italy and Tehran Museum of Contemporary Art, Iran Cultural Month will be held in Rome.
Tehran, March 9, IRNA – The following headlines appeared in local English language newspapers on Monday:
In a meeting between Iran's Vice President Sorena Sattari and President of Republic of Tatarstan Rostam Minnikhanov here in Tehran, the two sides called for bilateral cooperation in various scientific and technological fields.
Supreme Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyed Ali Khamenei underlined the importance that Islam attaches to protecting the environment.
According to the OERP Public and International Relations, Dr Mohyeddin Bahram Mohammadian answered reporters in a news conference on Sunday, March the 1st. He suggested that suitable questions lead to active minds and creativity
According to the OERP Public and International Relations, deputy director general of Bureau of Compiling Primary and Theoretical Secondary Textbooks, Yadollah Rahbarinejhad delivered a report on the activities of the OERP in respect of sustainable development in a meeting attended by representatives of public and private organizations at the ministerial bureau
Hojjatoleslam Dr Hamid Parsania, member of the Supreme Council of Cultural Revolution attended the fifth session of reflection symposia with the theme of "scientific language and public culture
Tehran, March 7, IRNA - The international Norouz dossier will be registered on the World Heritage List in 2016, an Iranian official said.
Islamabad, March 7, IRNA – Iran will host the 7th Think-Tank Forum of Islamic Countries next year based on a decision made during the sixth round of the event held in Islamabad on Saturday.
New York will become the United States’ first major metropolis to close its public schools in observance of the two most sacred Muslim holy days, Mayor Bill de Blasio said, a watershed moment for a group that has endured suspicion and hostility since the Sept. 11 attacks.
The British Council is providing primary schools in the UK with an educational pack on Nowruz (The Iranian New Year) festival, to begin March 21.
Based on the report of the OERP Public and International Relations, Dr Mohammadian, Deputy Minister of Education and the Head of the OERP, emphasizing the need for an active approach and a critical vision, considered adaptation of rewarding research findings of other educational systems as an important measure towards consciously utilizing human knowledge and similar research institutions experiences.
According to the OERP Public and International Relations, to answer the question whether students' rights have been included in the textbooks
According to the Ministry of Education PR and Information Center, the Supreme leader of the Islamic Revolution, Ayatollah Khamenei in a meeting called the effective presence of the elite in the Sacred War a sign of promotion of motivation for "dedication for the sake of God and martyrdom" at all levels of society. Emphasizing the importance of celebrating martyrs and cherishing their memory, he said that martyrs' celebration ceremonies are in fact pursuing jihadi movement and martyrdom, and martyrs' memory and learning from them should continuously be promoted in the society.
“The Spirit of Noruz”, an exhibition focusing on the contemporary experience of Noruz, the Iranian New Year celebration beginning on March 21, opened in the British Council on Thursday