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Iran Holds Int’l Seminar on War’s Consequences for Family, Environment

Iran Holds Int’l Seminar on War’s Consequences for Family, Environment

The 2018 edition of an international seminar revolving around the impact of war on woman, family and environment was held in Tehran on Tuesday, in the presence of a dozens of government officials and foreign ambassadors.

600,000 women enjoy recreational facilities of Tehran Municipality

600,000 women enjoy recreational facilities of Tehran Municipality

A total number of 600,000 women from the capital city of Tehran enjoyed the cultural, training and sports facilities provided by the municipality during the first half of the current Iranian calendar year, beginning on March 21.

Female Iranian filmmakers under spotlight at Spanish festival

Female Iranian filmmakers under spotlight at Spanish festival

The Zinebi International Festival of Documentary and Short Films underway in the Spanish city of Bilbao is reviewing films by Iranian women directors in a special program.

Iran came fifth at FIBA U18 Asia Women

Iran came fifth at FIBA U18 Asia Women

Iran basketball team defeated Singapore 63-51 to finish in fifth place at the FIBA U18 Women’s Asian Championship on Friday.

Empowering women’s cooperatives, key for rural development: official

Empowering women’s cooperatives, key for rural development: official

Women’s cooperative companies are the principal focus of rural development, said Hossein Shirzad, deputy agriculture minister and managing director of the central organization of rural cooperatives of Iran.

Iranian association to commemorate Tahereh Saffarzadeh

Iranian association to commemorate Tahereh Saffarzadeh

The Translators and Interpreters Association of Tehran has arranged a program to commemorate Iranian poet and translator Tahereh Saffarzadeh (1936-2008) during Iran Book Week.

Iran becomes champion of World Wushu

Iran becomes champion of World Wushu

Iran’s National Wushu Team has won seven gold and one silver medals to become World Wushu champions.

14% of Cinema Vérité films made by women

14% of Cinema Vérité films made by women

Iranian women directed almost 14 percent of the films submitted to the secretariat of the 12th Iran International Documentary Film Festival, known as Cinema Vérité, which is slated for December 9-16.

FIBA U18 Asia Women: Iran storm past Guam

FIBA U18 Asia Women: Iran storm past Guam

Iran defeated a hapless Guam 98-55 on the second day of the FIBA U18 Women’s Asian Championship at the Sree Kanteerava Indoor Stadium in Bengaluru, India.

Women's quotas for the 2020 Para-Olympic Games promises a bright future

Women's quotas for the 2020 Para-Olympic Games promises a bright future

In an interview with the public relations department of the Sports Federation for the Disabled and Veterans, the vice president of the Sports and Youth Ministry, Fariba Mohammadian said, "The growth of female participation in the caravan expedition i

Iranian rowers hunt more success in Asian Rowing Champs

Iranian rowers hunt more success in Asian Rowing Champs

Iranian National Rowing Team chalked up yet more victories at 2018 Asian Rowing Championships which is underway in Uzbekistan, snatching three silver and one bronze medals.

Iran female karate fighters bag 2 bronze medals

Iran female karate fighters bag 2 bronze medals

Iranian female karatekas received two bronze medals in the 2018 Youth Olympic Games.

Tehran, Tokyo draw co-op roadmap for female crafters

Tehran, Tokyo draw co-op roadmap for female crafters

Iran’s Cultural Heritage, Handicrafts and Tourism Organization and Japan’s Sasakawa Peace Foundation have drafted a roadmap for conducting surveys to assist Iranian craftswomen, CHTN reported.

School for autistic girls opened in Tehran

School for autistic girls opened in Tehran

“Fereshtegan-e Asemani” is the first girls' autistic school to open in Tehran’s 2nd district.

Majlis trying to reduce gender inequity: Iran MP

Majlis trying to reduce gender inequity: Iran MP

Majlis (Iranian Parliament) is trying to pass the necessary laws to boost women's conditions and empowering them as a major factor in sustainable development, said a female member of parliament during the Inter-Parliamentarian Union (IPU) meeting in

Female Iranian MP elected as member of IPU presiding board

Female Iranian MP elected as member of IPU presiding board

Seyyedeh Fatemeh Hosseini, a member of Majlis (Iranian Parliament), was elected as a member of the presiding board of Forum of Women Parliamentarians of the Inter-Parliamentarian Union (IPU) in Geneva, Switzerland.

Gelareh Nazemi, Iran’s refereeing pioneer

Gelareh Nazemi, Iran’s refereeing pioneer

Sitting in a lounge on the 24th floor of a hotel in central Buenos Aires, Gelareh Nazemi conveys a certain shyness, which stands in contrast to the confidence she demonstrates when dealing with matters on a futsal court.

Iranian cineastes picked for Duhok festival jury

Iranian cineastes picked for Duhok festival jury

Iranian film editor Mastaneh Mohajer and her fellow screenwriter, Khosro Sina, have been selected for the jury of the 6th Duhok International Film Festival running in the Iraqi city from October 20 to 27.

Iranian startup waves magic wand to run errands

Iranian startup waves magic wand to run errands

Some days you feel that you need more than 24 hours to handle paperwork, run errands and carry out chores! Or imagine you should process a paperwork in another city, when you don’t have time to travel or it is hard for you to sojourn in a city you ha

“Mothers on wheels” rally traverses Iran on way to London

“Mothers on wheels” rally traverses Iran on way to London

“Mothers on Wheels”, a group of four Indian travelers, have traversed Iran on their journey towards London, CHTN reported.