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Naqqali performance to feature war heroin Farangis story

Naqqali performance to feature war heroin Farangis story

A naqqali performance selected to go on stage during the 19th Traditional and Ritual Theater Festival will recount the story of war heroin Farangis Heidarpur.

Karbala Hosting Quranic Course for Women

Karbala Hosting Quranic Course for Women

A summer Quranic course titled “Yanabee’ Al-Rahmah”(springs of mercy) has been organized for women in the holy city of Karbala, Iraq.

Iranian woman swims 175m with tied hands to honor 175 martyred divers

Iranian woman swims 175m with tied hands to honor 175 martyred divers

An Iranian woman swimmer Akram Kenari set a new record of 175 nonstop tied-handed swimming in Omidieh, Khuzestan province, southwestern Iran.

“The Role” star Mina Sadati named best actress at Italian festival

“The Role” star Mina Sadati named best actress at Italian festival

Iranian actress Mina Sadati was picked as best actress for her role in director Farnush Samadi’s “The Role” at the 10th Periferia dell’impero, an international short film festival, which was held in Campania, Italy, the organizers have announced.

Ultra-Flexible Girl Stuns Audiences at Iranian Got Talent Show

Ultra-Flexible Girl Stuns Audiences at Iranian Got Talent Show

Zahra Beyrami is an ultra-flexible little whose performance at an Iranian talent show, named Asr-e Jadid (New Age), has amazed the audiences and gone viral on Iranian social media.

Kilim-Weaving Girl Representing Iran at CSIT World Sports Games

Kilim-Weaving Girl Representing Iran at CSIT World Sports Games

A team of Iranian workers, including a number of athletes skilled in special occupations, has headed for Spain to attend the CSIT World Sports Games. Among these athletes there is lady from the north-western city of Ardabil whose job is weaving Kilim

2,000 pieces of pottery on show at Tehran exhibit

2,000 pieces of pottery on show at Tehran exhibit

A vast collection of ceramics and potteries, comprising 2,000 pieces by Iranian crafter Zahra Kavian, is currently on show at the headquarters of the Cultural Heritage, Handicrafts and Tourism Organization in Tehran.

First Iranian Female Miner Talks of Her Adventure

First Iranian Female Miner Talks of Her Adventure

Mahnaz Mirzaee is the first Iranian woman miner and has been promoted to the position of the mine chief after 14 years now.

Story of First Muslim Woman Who Cycled the World

Story of First Muslim Woman Who Cycled the World

Poupeh, an Iranian lady who has gone down in history as the first Muslim woman to have cycled around the world, recounts how her wanderlust and love for peace pushed her to begin a solo journey to different world continents with a bicycle.

Progress of the world’s women

Progress of the world’s women

Progress of the World’s Women 2019–2020: Families in a changing world

Meybod worthy of being world city for Zilou, WCC-APR director says

Meybod worthy of being world city for Zilou, WCC-APR director says

Meybod worthy of being world city for Zilou, WCC-APR director says

‘Welfare Organization helps 15,000 breadwinning women to become financially independent annually’

‘Welfare Organization helps 15,000 breadwinning women to become financially independent annually’

On average, 15,000 female heads of households who have been under Iran Welfare Organization’s assistance, become financially independent annually through employment and entrepreneurship programs, director general of family and women capacity building

Breadwinner women in Uraman

Breadwinner women in Uraman

In our country the number of breadwinner women is on the rise.

Tabriz hosting int’l festival on women creativity, innovation

Tabriz hosting int’l festival on women creativity, innovation

he 4th International festival on Islamic World women’s creativity and innovation started with the attendance of Minister of Science, Research and Technology Mansour Gholami. Addressing the inauguratio

Iranian Lady Keeping Decades-Old Legacy Alive

Iranian Lady Keeping Decades-Old Legacy Alive

Shahrbanoo is an Iranian woman who has managed to preserve the legacy of her ancestors in the town of Sorkheh in the east-central Iranian province of Semnan, which is one of the hubs of weaving in Iran.

Acid Attackers in Iran May Face Capital Punishment

Acid Attackers in Iran May Face Capital Punishment

Iranian lawmakers have adopted a bill that allows the Judiciary to mete out capital punishment for acid attackers under certain circumstances.

Iranian female swimmer hits Guinness record for 2nd time

Iranian female swimmer hits Guinness record for 2nd time

Iranian female swimmer Elham Asghari has swum her way into the Guinness Book of World Records for the second time after she broke her own swimming record over four thousand meters handcuffed.

Iran’s Khonyagaran Orchestra to perform at WOMEX

Iran’s Khonyagaran Orchestra to perform at WOMEX

Khonyagaran, an all-female orchestra led by prominent Iranian composer Behzad Abdi, has been selected to perform a concert at the 25th edition of WOMEX – the World Music Expo in Tampere, Finland.

Charity foundation to create 2,000 job plans in Golestan province

Charity foundation to create 2,000 job plans in Golestan province

Barekat charity foundation will create 2,000 employment plans in the northeastern province of Golestan by the start of the Iranian calendar month of Bahman falling on January 21, 2020, ILNA news agency reported on Saturday.

Iranian Girl Proves Disability Is Not Obstacle to Success

Iranian Girl Proves Disability Is Not Obstacle to Success

Spinal muscular atrophy or SMA is a rare neuromuscular disorder that often leads to early death. The disorder is caused by a genetic defect. However, there are people who are suffering from the disease and are living a normal life.