Sara Khadem, who won her first major title aged 12, talks of a sport gaining popularity among young people in Iran.
Iran’s Oscar entry ‘The Salesman’ directed by Asghar Farhadi has been nominated for the 74th Golden Globe awards in the foreign-language category.
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.
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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“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.
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.
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”.