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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.

Textbooks to show favorable role, face of women: official

Textbooks to show favorable role, face of women: official

A research center for education and training started a research on “women’s favorable role and face in textbooks”, said Farahnaz Minaeepour, general director for women’s affairs in the Ministry of Education.

Tara Behbahani says her new paintings dig up moments of happiness from heart of history

Tara Behbahani says her new paintings dig up moments of happiness from heart of history

Tara Behbahani has said that the paintings in her new collection “Passing through Imagination” dig up depictions of moments of happiness from the heart of history.

Iranian female shooter wins gold at Asian Para Games

Iranian female shooter wins gold at Asian Para Games

An Iranian female shooter at Asian Para Games in Indonesia won the gold medal.

Asian Para Games: Iran’s flag hoisted in Jakarta

Asian Para Games: Iran’s flag hoisted in Jakarta

The national flag of Iran was hoisted at the athletes' village for the 3rd Asian Para Games in Jakarta, Indonesia on Thursday.

Iranian women to judge in 2018 Asian Games

Iranian women to judge in 2018 Asian Games

Asian Football Confederation (AFC) announced on Sunday that two Iranian female referees, Mahsa Ghorbani and Ensiye Khabaz Mafi Nejad, will judge at Asian U-19 Championship.

Iranian photographer Maryam Firuzi wins Alfred Fried Peace Medal

Iranian photographer Maryam Firuzi wins Alfred Fried Peace Medal

Maryam Firuzi from Iran is among the five photographers who won the Alfred Fried Peace Medal last week, the organizers announced.

Number of female faculty members up 17 times in 40 years

Number of female faculty members up 17 times in 40 years

Women made up 1.4 percent of faculty members of universities before the Islamic Revolution (1979), while this number shows a growth of 17 times reaching to 24 percent, Rajabali Borzooei, an official with Shahid Beheshti University, has said.