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1st Iranian Woman Doing Horseback Combat Sports Wins Int’l Titles

1st Iranian Woman Doing Horseback Combat Sports Wins Int’l Titles

Saeedeh Sadeqi Afjeh is the only and first Iranian female medalist in combat sports done on horseback.

Iranian para-archers to participate at 2019 World Archery Championships

Iranian para-archers to participate at 2019 World Archery Championships

The national Iranian para archery team will compete in 2019 World Archery Championships in the Netherlands to secure a place in 2020 Tokyo Olympics.

Iranian woman among 15 leading Rugby athletes

Iranian woman among 15 leading Rugby athletes

Nahid Beyarjomandi, the head of association of Rugby sports in Iran, was celebrated as one the 15 most leading athletes in the World Rugby.

Iranian MPs Vote to Step Up Acid Attack Punishment

Iranian MPs Vote to Step Up Acid Attack Punishment

The Iranian Parliament has passed legislation that steps up punishment for acid attacks and provides more support to survivors of such horrendous acts.

Iranian Woman Turns into Entrepreneur after Retirement

Iranian Woman Turns into Entrepreneur after Retirement

A retired Iranian lady has created jobs for more than 1,000 people by launching her own business, and is running a campaign against the US sanctions.

In commemoration of Parvaneh Vossough, to whom the science of pediatric oncology in Iran owes

In commemoration of Parvaneh Vossough, to whom the science of pediatric oncology in Iran owes

There are not many people in the world who devote their whole life to gaining knowledge and deploying it to support and assist their fellow beings. The late Professor Parvaneh Vossough was one of such people who diminished the pains and ended the sor

Iran women karate team advances to Istanbul final

Iran women karate team advances to Istanbul final

Iranian women national karate kata team advanced to final stage of Karate1 Premier League in Istanbul, Turkey.

Iran’s Only Woman Magician Shining among 2,000 Male Conjurers

Iran’s Only Woman Magician Shining among 2,000 Male Conjurers

he 32-year-old Sayeh Rahmati is the only woman conjurer in Iran at the moment. What has made her even more special is that she deliberately reveals her tricks in order to counter superstition.

Pateh-Sewing; Folk Art of Women in Iran’s Kerman

Pateh-Sewing; Folk Art of Women in Iran’s Kerman

Pateh is one of the most common and unique needlework arts in the Iranian province of Kerman.

Selfless Woman Wins Iran’s Top Midwife Award

Selfless Woman Wins Iran’s Top Midwife Award

Golnar Lorestani Rad, an Iranian midwife who offered medical services to pregnant women in flood-hit areas, has been chosen as the top midwife of Iran.

Iranian Teacher Launches Libraries by Selling Waste Paper

Iranian Teacher Launches Libraries by Selling Waste Paper

An Iranian woman has launched several libraries using the money she made from collecting waste papers across the port city of Bandar Anzali in northern Iran. She is now running six libraries just one and a half years through this initiative.

Iranian dotar player Yalda Abbasi touring with Germany’s Schiller

Iranian dotar player Yalda Abbasi touring with Germany’s Schiller

Iranian dotar player Yalda Abbasi is accompanying German electronic music band Schiller in their tour of Germany, which began in Dresden on May 8.

Iranian researcher wins Dr. Shousha Foundation Prize

Iranian researcher wins Dr. Shousha Foundation Prize

Iranian researcher Golaleh Asghari, PhD in Nutritional Sciences, won Dr. Shousha Foundation Prize, IRNA news agency reported on Tuesday.

‘Bakers Battalion’ Making Bread for Flood-Hit Iranians

‘Bakers Battalion’ Making Bread for Flood-Hit Iranians

A group of Iranian female bakers from the city of Khanuk in Kerman Province, southern Iran, have baked 3,000 local breads to send to flood-stricken areas of the country.

Iranian woman makes history by winning first medal in Asian Cycling Championships

Iranian woman makes history by winning first medal in Asian Cycling Championships

Somayeh Yazdani wrote her name in the history book, becoming the first Iranian woman to win a medal in the Asian Cycling Championships underway in Tashkent, Uzbekistan.

Poupak Basami the first woman to represent Iran at Asian Weightlifting Championships

Poupak Basami the first woman to represent Iran at Asian Weightlifting Championships

Poupak Basami wrote her name into the history book as the first Iranian woman who participated in the Asian Weightlifting Championships.

Iran women futsal team ranks 1st in Belgian championship

Iran women futsal team ranks 1st in Belgian championship

Iranian women futsal team defeated Spain and ranked first in the world students futsal championship held in Belgium.

ICT platform can expand market for entrepreneurs: official

ICT platform can expand market for entrepreneurs: official

The Information and Communication Technology (ICT) platforms can pave the way for distribution network for entrepreneurs in every part of the country, the head of the Information Technology Organization of Iran, Amir Nazemi, said.

Iran sending women’s weightlifting team for the first time

Iran sending women’s weightlifting team for the first time

For the first time, Iran is sending women’s weightlifting team to an international competition.

Iran Working on Bill that Limits Husband’s Right to Divorce

Iran Working on Bill that Limits Husband’s Right to Divorce

The Iranian Presidential Office’s Department for Women and Family Affairs has put forward a revised bill aimed at supporting women’s rights by limiting the husband’s right to divorce his wife.