Home News Society Page 223

Society

All the social, environmental, community and lifestyle news from across Iran, including the life and times of the capital, Tehran. There’s so much more to Iran than politics!

Faryal Mostofi

Iran’s Iron Lady

Iran’s Iron Lady talks about her family and working life.
DNA researchers

Iranian research involving DNA

A look at how Iranian scientists have contributed to global research involving DNA.
International Academic Foundation of Professor Yalda.

Top researchers were awarded at International Foundation of Prof. Yalda

Internationally renowned medical researchers are awarded in the 5th International Academic Foundation of Professor Yalda.
Seyed Hassan Khomeini

Unlike Salafism, Ijtihad explores new responses to recent questions

The grandson of Imam Khomeini says Ijtihad is the act of building on old principles to find new answers to new questions; those who believe new questions have old answers are stuck in the past.
Eid al-Ghadeer-Muslims-celebrate

Shia Muslims celebrate Eid Al-Ghadeer

Millions of Muslims have commemorated the Eid al-Ghadeer, celebrating the occasion of Prophet Mohammad (PBUH) appointing Imam Ali (PBUH) as his successor.
Khashkhashi moghadam

A geek motivated by his parents

The mother of a top Iranian computer programmer says her pursuit of knowledge has inspired her son.
Iran-Polo match

Symbolic polo match to prompt UNESCO to register the game in Iran’s name

A polo match is held in Isfahan to prompt UNESCO to register the sport in Iran’s name.
Professor Majid Samii-Golden Neuron Award

Professor Majid Samii named world top neurosurgeon

Majid Samii, the world-famous Iranian medical scientist, has been named by World Academy of Neurological Surgery as the world’s first neurosurgeon.
Iranian bus driver woman

In a man-ruled kingdom, an Iranian woman goes all alone

A female Iranian bus driver has hit the road to prove that women don’t have to take a back seat to men as far as certain jobs are concerned.
Khorasani

A thick line between “love” and “hate”

An ocean in between two figures who share a name, one famed and the other infamous.

Today Front Pages

Ads