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Iranian researchers win Best Robot Design at ICSR 2016
Monday, November 14, 2016

Iranian researchers at Sharif University of Technology won the top prize of innovations competition at the 8th International Conference on Social Robotics, Kansas City, US.

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Busan honors Kiarostami with Asian Filmmaker of Year Award
Friday, October 21, 2016

The Asian Filmmaker of the Year Award was granted to late Iranian director Abbas Kiarostami at the 21st Busan International Film Festival 2016 (BIFF) in South Korea.

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UNESCO Honors Legendary Vocalist Shahram Nazeri
Thursday, September 1, 2016

Firouzeh Mirrazavi
UNESCO honors legendary vocalist Shahram Nazeri. Iranian Director to Receive Venice Film Festival Honor. Iranian cartoonist grabs two Brazilian awards. Iranian author Qaeni elected to IBBY executive committee. Iranian film 'Hasti' awarded in Greek festival. Iran's Aylan crowned at Bulgaria festival.  'Atlan' wins US Best Documentary Award. ‘Children of Oak’ awarded Animation Silver in China. Iran's 'Starless Dreams' wins DokuFest award. Iranian producer wins German festival's special prize. Iranian cartoonist Mehdi Azizi tops at Italian contest. Four TV documentaries registered on UNESCO's Memory of World Program. Iranian photographer earns multiple awards. Iranian groups win awards at World Choir Games. Iran geopark expert wins global seat in UNESCO...

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Iranian Mathematician Wins Top European Math Prize
Monday, July 25, 2016

Firouzeh Mirrazavi
Iranian Female Mathematician Wins Top European Math Prize. Tehran Positive Club receives Red Ribbon Award 2016. Iranian student wins multilingual essay contest. Iran ranks 1st in aerospace engineering in ME. Researchers improve efficiency of cancer heat therapy. Iranian Professor awarded EWRI prize for select paper. Iranian researcher awarded French Legion of Honor. Amirkabir humanoid robots win 3rd place in RoboCup 2016. Iranian professor awarded 2016 IUPAC-CHEMRAWN VII Prize.

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Iranian Drama 'The Salesman' Wins Top Prize at Munich Film Festival
Thursday, July 7, 2016

Firouzeh Mirrazavi
Iranian Drama 'The Salesman' Wins Top Prize at Munich Film Festival.Iranian Scholar Granted Top French Government Medal. Iranian Filmmaker Wins Awards in Moscow International Film Festival. Iranian Animation A Few Steps Away from Oscars‘My City Sardasht’ crowned Best Film in Bradford. “Voice of Science” named best at Phoenix Film Festival Melbourne. Photographer awarded PSA 3D Photography Prize. 'Fish and I' wins 50th global award. Just 'A Moment' deserves Porto7 award. “Oblivion Season” wins awards at U.S. festival. “Lanturi” wins best film award at 2nd Zurich Iranian Film Festival. Iranian photographer finishes first at Polish contest. 'Abu Zeinab' nice enough to grab two Nice awards.Iranian photographer Hadi Navid receives Russian honor...

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“Starless Dreams”, Most Powerful Film of Human Rights Watch Festival
Monday, June 27, 2016

“Starless Dreams” Directed by Mehrdad Oskui has been introduced by the New York Times as the Human Rights Watch festival’s most powerful film. “Sonita” directed by Rokhsareh Qaemmaqami has also been praised at the festival.

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Two Palme d'Or for Iran at Cannes Film Festival
Monday, May 23, 2016

Iranian Oscar-winning director Asghar Farhadi and actor Shahab Hosseini have won the rewards for the best screenplay and the best actor at Cannes respectively.

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First Iranian Woman Elected to US National Academy of Sciences
Friday, May 13, 2016

Firouzeh Mirrazavi
First Iranian woman elected to US National Academy of Sciences. NASA Names Asteroid after Iranian Scientist. Iranian researchers use gold nanoparticles to detect cancer. Iranian scientist’s breakthrough helps stop ‘ticking time bomb’. Iranian Scientist received the Gold Medal award for “best invention of the world”.

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Iranian Animation Wins the Best Prize in Italy
Thursday, April 28, 2016

Firouzeh Mirrazavi
Iranian Animation Wins the Best Prize in Italy. Iranian Documentary Nominated for French Award. 'Survival' fights and wins Stockholm film award. *Iranian film awarded by Lebanese film festival. Iranian Photographer Wins Top Prize at Sony Contest. UN honors Iranian artist. Iranian house design wins A' Design Award 2015. 'Oblivion Season' starts spring with US award. US award added to prizes pouring on ‘Rainy Night’. Iranian Qur'an reciter wins top Jordan award. Iran's 'Starless Dreams' fulfilled in US. Italian festival to spotlight actress Fatemeh Motamed-Arya. Iranian artist wins Emerging Artist Award...

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What Iran May Be Able to Teach Us About Stem Cells
Wednesday, March 2, 2016

Lina Zeldovich
In 2002, Iranian supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei issued a religious ruling, a fatwa, declaring embryonic stem cell research acceptable under Islamic law. American scientists at that time were stuck in an epic political debate over the cells’ use, but Iranian researchers had a green light to launch various experiments, develop cell lines, and invent novel therapies.

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