Iranian labor law
Iranian labor law describes the rules of employment in Iran. As a still developing country, with an authoritarian government, Iran is considerably behind by international standards. It has failed to r...
History of Iran
This is a collage of images of Iran's (Persia) glorious history, art and scenery put to the soundtrack song Persia by Iranian-American artists Shahin & Se...
History of Iran
The history of Iran, commonly known as Persia in the Western world, is intertwined with the history of a larger region, also known as Greater Iran, comprising the area from Anatolia and Egypt in the w...
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Ministry of Labour and Social Affairs
Ministry of Labour and Social Affairs of Iran (Persian: وزارت کار و امور اجتماعی‎), was the main organ of Iranian Government in charge of the regulation and implementation of policies applicable...
Iranian calendars
The Iranian calendars (Persian: گاه‌شماری ایرانی‎ Gâhshomâriye Irâni) are a succession of calendars invented or used for over two millennia in Iran (Persia). One of the longest chronological rec...
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Social Security Organization (Iran)
Social Security Organization (SSO) is a social insurer organization in Iran which provides coverage of wage-earners and salaried workers as well as voluntary coverage of self-employed persons. In 1975...
Social Security Organization (Iran) - Wikipedia
Iranian citizens abroad
Iranians abroad or Iranian diaspora are Iranian people living outside of Iran and their children born abroad.According to various sources, in 2010, there were an estimated four to five million Iranian...
Health care in Iran
Healthcare in Iran is based on three pillars: the public-governmental system, the private sector, and NGOs. The healthcare and medical sector's market value in Iran was almost US $24 billion in 2002 a...
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Civil Servants Pension Organization
Civil Servants Pension Organization (CSPO) is an independent legal entity under the governance of the Ministry of Welfare and Social Security, and run as an insurance company. This organization is res...
Bonyad
Bonyads are charitable trusts in Iran that play a significant role in Iran's non-petroleum economy, controlling an estimated 20% of Iran's GDP. Exempt from taxes, they have been called "bloated", and ...
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Hassan Rowhani
Hassan Rouhani (Persian: حسن روحانی‎,  pronunciation ; born 12 November 1948 at Sorkheh, Semnan Province) is the seventh President of Iran, in office since 2013. He is also a former la...
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Kushanshahr
Kushanshahr was a satrapy of the Sassanid Empire located in Pakistan and other countries.
Kiani Crown
The Kiani Crown was the traditional coronation crown in the Iranian Crown Jewels which was used during the Qajar dynasty (1796–1925). The crown itself is made of red velvet, on which thousands of gems...
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Abyaneh
Abyaneh (Persian: ابيانه‎, also Romanized as Ābyāneh, Ābiāneh, and Abyāneh) is a village in Barzrud Rural District, in the Central District of Natanz County, Isfahan Province, Iran. At the 2006 ...
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Dashtestan
Dashtestan County (Persian: شهرستان دشتستان‎) is a county in Bushehr Province in Iran. The capital of the county is Borazjan. At the 2006 census, the county's population was 222,226, in 47,773 f...
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Bandian fire temple
Bandian (Persian: آتشکده بندیان‎) is an ancient fire temple in Iran.
Purim spiel
A Purim spiel (also spelled Purimshpil, from Yiddish shpil, meaning "game, play", see also spiel) or Purim play is usually a comic dramatization of the Book of Esther, the central text and na...
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Khanates of the Caucasus
The Khanates of the Caucasus, or Azerbaijani (Azeri) khanates were various principalities established by Persia on their territories in the Caucasus, (modern-day Azerbaijan, Armenia, Georgia and Dages...
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Tall-i Bakun
52°53′E / 29.91°N 52.88°E / 29.91; 52.88Tall-i Bakun or Tall-e Bakun (in modern Fars Province, Iran) was a prehistoric sitein the Ancient Near East about 3 km south of Pe...
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Kingdom of Armenia (antiquity)
Kingdom of Armenia, also the Kingdom of Greater Armenia, or simply Greater Armenia (Armenian: Մեծ Հայք Mets Hayk; Latin: Armenia Major), was a monarchy which existed from 321 BC to 428 AD. Its...
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History of Khūzestān Province
The history of Khuzestan Province, a province in southwestern Iran, extends from the ancient pre-Aryan Elamite civilization to the modern day Islamic Republic.
Khuzestan was once inhabited by a pe...
History of Khūzestān Province - Wikipedia
Adam Olearius
Adam Olearius (24 September 1599 – 22 February 1671), born Adam Ölschläger or Oehlschlaeger, was a German scholar, mathematician, geographer and librarian. He became secretary to the ambassador sent ...
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Occupation of Khuzestan by Muslims
This article presents the occupation of southwestern Iran by Muslims in the 7th century according to Tabari's The History of the Prophets and Kings. The land considered in this article was known as Su...
Occupation of Khuzestan by Muslims - Wikipedia
Science and technology in Iran
Iran has made considerable advances in science and technology through education and training, despite international sanctions in almost all aspects of research during the past 30 years. Iran's univers...
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1727 Tabriz earthquake
The 1727 Tabriz earthquake occurred on 18 November with an epicenter near Tabriz in northwest Iran. The maximum felt intensity was VIII (destructive) on the Mercalli intensity scale, and there were an...
Organization of Iranian People's Fedai Guerrillas
The Organization of Iranian People's Fedai Guerrillas (Persian: سازمان چريکهای فدايي خلق ايران‎) emerged as radical Marxist-Leninist movement in Iran in 1971, formed to overthrow the Pahlavi reg...
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Arsames (satrap of Egypt)
Arsames was a satrap of Egypt during the late fifth century BC. He issued a document written in Aramaic on behalf of his estate manager, Nehtihor, in which he mentions a few cities in Assyria, showing...
Iranian Intermezzo
The term Iranian Intermezzo represents a period in history which saw the rise of various native Iranian Muslim dynasties in the Iranian plateau. This term is noteworthy since it was an interlude betw...
Iranian Intermezzo - Wikipedia
Orontes III
Orontes III (Armenian: Երուանդ Գ, Yervand III) was King of Armenia. In his reign he struggled for control of the Kingdom of Sophene with king Antiochus II Theos until being defeated in 272 BC and was ...
Shams ud Daula Shah Nawaz Khan
The father son duo of Shah Nawaz Khan and Abdul Hai Khan composed the Ma-'asiru-l Umra, a biographical dictionary of the illustrious men who flourished in Hindostan and the Dakhan from the time of Akb...
Timurid dynasty
The Timurid dynasty (Persian: تیموریان‎) was a Sunni Muslim Persianate dynasty of Turco-Mongol lineage that ruled over an empire comprising modern-day Iran, the Caucasus, Mesopotamia, A...
Timurid dynasty - Wikipedia