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Mirzakhani birthday is International Women’s Day in Maths

Mirzakhani birthday is International Women’s Day in Maths

International Mathematical Union (IMU) named 3 May, the birthday of "Maryam Mirzakhani", the International Women's Day in Maths, on the proposal of the Women's Committee of the Iranian Mathematical Society.

Iran wins 1st game in Women’s Kabaddi in Asian Games 2018

Iran wins 1st game in Women’s Kabaddi in Asian Games 2018

Iran’s women’s Kabaddi team beat the Korean rival in its first match of Asian Game 2018, Indonesia.

Iranian Welder Bravely Struggles for Her Life

Iranian Welder Bravely Struggles for Her Life

The big ceremony of giving gifts of Eid to newlywed women is an old tradition that has been practiced by Iranians since ancient times. The ceremony is mostly held on auspicious days and Eids, including Nowruz (Persian New Year), Eid al-Fitr, Eid al-A

Iranian Woman Tourist Travels across World on Motorbike

Iranian Woman Tourist Travels across World on Motorbike

The first Iranian woman tourist travelling on a motorcycle has entered Iran on the last leg of her globe-trotting adventure, which started two years ago.

Iran revives intl. federation of Muslim women’s sports

Iran revives intl. federation of Muslim women’s sports

After eight years of halt, the International federation of Muslim women’s sports restarted its work here on Saturday.

Female Artisans More Principled than Male Counterparts in Iran

Female Artisans More Principled than Male Counterparts in Iran

Iranian women are playing a growing role in various economic sectors, and have already strengthened their presence in industrial cities and complexes, working along with men and even outperforming them in such fields as labour, entrepreneurship and i

Frist woman conductor of the National Orchestra

Frist woman conductor of the National Orchestra

Nezhat Amiri, the musician and orchestra conductor, will conduct the National Orchestra of Iran on 30 August, at 21h30, at Vahdat Hall as the guest conductor.

Woman athlete flag bearer for Iran at Asian Games

Woman athlete flag bearer for Iran at Asian Games

Elaheh Ahmadi, a member of the women’s shooting team, has been selected as the flag bearer of the Iranian caravan at the Asian Games 2018 in Jakarta.

Women in Iran enjoy good freedom, are good planners: female diplomat

Women in Iran enjoy good freedom, are good planners: female diplomat

“The world should understand that women in Iran are very different from women of other Muslim countries,” Parvin Farshchi, the recently appointed ambassador of Iran to Finland, said on Monday.

Majlis to facilitate departure of talented women: MP

Majlis to facilitate departure of talented women: MP

Members of the National Security and Foreign Policy Committee of Iran's parliament (Majlis) approved a plan for facilitation of women’s departure from the country without their husband’s permission, said Tayebeh Siavashi, Iranian female Member of Par

‘Iranian women are yet to discover their self-worth’

‘Iranian women are yet to discover their self-worth’

She is a sharp minded, talented, attentive physician whose broad smile and simple yet polished and chic attire grabs your attention immediately.

A day in the life of women

A day in the life of women

Teachers, farmers, businesswomen, politicians, mothers, law enforcers — women and girls contribute every day in many visible and invisible ways. Here’s a glimpse into their lives.

Plan underway to create jobs for breadwinner women in quake-hit Kermanshah

Plan underway to create jobs for breadwinner women in quake-hit Kermanshah

Barekat Foundation, a charity foundation, plans to create some 326 job opportunities for women heads of family in the quake-stricken areas of Kermanshah Province.

23 percent of mobile app developers in Iran are women

23 percent of mobile app developers in Iran are women

Women make up 48 percent of internet users, 45 percent of cellphone users, and 23 percent of mobile app developers in Iran, Telecommunications Minister Mohammad Javad Azari Jahromi said here on Sunday.

Iranian actress Farjad Awarded at American Festival

Iranian actress Farjad Awarded at American Festival

Iranian actress Maral Farjad received the Best Supporting Actress award at US' Love International Film Festival (FIFF) for her role in 'Immortality' directed by Mehdi Fard-Qaderi.

Arg-e Rayen to host gastronomy, handicrafts festival

Arg-e Rayen to host gastronomy, handicrafts festival

A festival on traditional dishes and handicrafts opens today at Arg-e Rayen, a historical adobe citadel in the southeastern province of Kerman.

DEFC to review “My Mother, My Tribe”

DEFC to review “My Mother, My Tribe”

The Documentary and Experimental Film Center (DEFC) plans to review Ezzatollah Parvazeh’s acclaimed documentary “My Mother, My Tribe” this evening.

Fatemeh Motamed-Arya on panel of Venice film festival

Fatemeh Motamed-Arya on panel of Venice film festival

Iranian actress Fatemeh Motamed-Arya has been selected for a jury of the 75th Venice International Film Festival running from August 29 to September 8, the organizers have announced.

Tahmineh Milani to head jury of Sakhalin filmfest

Tahmineh Milani to head jury of Sakhalin filmfest

Tahmineh Milani, the director of such acclaimed movies as “Ceasefire” and “Two Women”, will preside over the jury of the official competition of the Sakhalin International Film Festival in Russia.

Iranian parliament to discuss women-rights bill

Iranian parliament to discuss women-rights bill

Iranian MP Khadijah Rabiei said on Saturday that Iranian parliament will table a new pro-women rights bill in the near future.