Iran Election: Reformists Poised To Win Seats
Early election results in Iran indicate major support for reformists and supporters of President Hassan Rouhani, who signed last year's landmark nuclear deal.
China, Iran Agree To Expand Trade To $600 Billion In A Decade
China and Iran mapped out a wide-ranging 25-year plan to broaden relations and expand trade during the first visit by a Chinese leader to the Islamic republic in 14 years. President Xi Jinping met wit...
Iran Election: Reformists Poised To Win Seats
Early election results in Iran indicate major support for reformists and supporters of President Hassan Rouhani, who signed last year's landmark nuclear deal.
Farnaz Fassihi
Farnaz Fassihi (Persian: فرناز فصیحی‎) is an award winning Iranian-American journalist. She is a senior staff writer for The Wall Street Journal covering the Middle East. . Fassihi is also the ...
Nasser Taghvai
Nāsser Taghvāí (also spelt Nāser Taghvāee, Persian: ناصر تقوایی ‎, born 1941) is an Iranian film director and screenwriter. Nāsser Taghvāí born in Abadan, Iran, After early experiences as a sto...
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Cinematic style of Abbas Kiarostami
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Abdol-Hamid Heyrat Sajjadi
Abdol-Hamid Heyrat Sajjadi (in Persian: سید عبدالحمید حیرت سجادی) is a notable Iranian scholar, researcher, literary figure and historian.He studied Persian literature and history and got a PhD degree...
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Hassan Jawahery
Hassan Jawahery is an Iranian-American physicist and former spokesperson for the BaBar Collaboration. He received his B.S. in Physics from Tehran University in Iran and his Ph.D. in Physics from Tufts...
Hassan Ameli
Hujjat al-Islam Seyid Hassan Ameli Kalkhoran (Persian: سید حسن عاملی‎, born 1962 in Ardabil) is an Iranian Shiite cleric, author and politician. He is a member of present (4th) Assembly of Exper...
Mehdi Hashemi Rafsanjani
Mehdi Hashemi (born 20 September 1969) is a Iranian businessman and the fourth child of Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani, former President of Iran.
Rafsanjani was born on 20 September 1969 in Tehran. He a...
Javad Nurbakhsh
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Abdolhossein Zarrinkoob
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Asghar Parsa
Asghar Parsa (born 1919, in Khoy - died February 2007 in Tehran) was a prominent member of Iran's National Front.After graduating from Tehran University's School of Law, he served in the Ministry of F...
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Jafar Zafarani
Jafar Zafarani (Persian: جعفر زعفرانی‎) is an Iranian mathematician. A professor at the University of Isfahan and chancellor at Sheikhbahaee University, Zafarani's research interests include fun...
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Bahram Bayzai
Bahrām Beyzāi (also spelt Bahrām Beizai, Bahrām Beyzaie, Persian: بهرام بیضائی‎, born 26 December 1938 in Tehran) is a critically acclaimed Iranian film director, theatre director, screenwriter...
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Reza Davari Ardakani
Reza Davari Ardakani (born 1933 in Ardakan) is an Iranian philosopher and university professor lecturer. He is also President of the Academy of Sciences of Iran.Davari received primary and secondary e...
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Mohammad Ali Jafari
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Mohammad-Nabi Sarbolouki
Mohammad-Nabi Sarbolouki (Persian: محمدنبی سربلوکی‎) was a distinguished Iranian biophysicist and polymer chemist and one of the most influential individuals behind modern scientific movement in...
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Ahmad Mahdavi Damghani
Ahmad Mahdavi Damghani is an Iranian scholar and university professor.Born in Mashad, Iran on September 4, 1927, he holds a Ph.D. in Persian Literature and a Ph.D. in Islamic Theology from Tehran Univ...
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Zohreh Mojabi
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Shenda Amery
Shenda Amery is a painter and sculptor. She was chosen to sculpt the busts of two sitting British Prime Ministers, Margaret Thatcher and John Major, and to paint the portrait of Prime Minister Tony Bl...
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Behzad Barkat
Behzad Barkat (in Persian: بهزاد برکت‎) is an Iranian University Professor of Translation Studies and Literature at Gilan University, and a prominent Iranian translator. He is the author and tra...
Ruhollah Khaleqi
Rūhollāh Khāleqi (1906, Kerman, Iran – 12 November 1965, Salzburg, Austria) (Persian: روح‌الله خالقی ‎), also spelled as Khaleghi, was a prominent Iranian musician, composer, conductor an...
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Janet Kohan-Sedq
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Rana Farhan
Rana Farhan, (Persian: رعنا فرحان‎) is an Iranian musician and singer of jazz and blues. After graduating from Tehran University, she left Iran in 1989, and has been living in New York since th...
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