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Efforts have been made this year to allow books published by ethnic groups and followers of different faiths to make their presence felt in the exhibition, Jannati said.
The president said a free atmosphere should reign in publishing and at the same time values should be held in high esteem.
The international section of the 33rd Fajr Film Festival has been inaugurated in Tehran.
To maintain the vitality and dynamism of Iranian music, everyone should make a contribution, said Jannati at the closing of the 30th International Fajr Music Festival.
The 30th Fajr International Music Festival is underway in Tehran with Iranian and foreign groups performing in different halls across the capital.
The minister of culture and Islamic guidance and the president Rouhani’s chief of staff attended an opening ceremony of a poster exhibition dubbed “World Free of Violence”.
The Estonian string orchestra conducted by Sigrid Kuulmann will perform a few pieces with Iranian Kamancheh player Hamid Reza Afarideh at Fajr Music Festival.
Zoya Pirzad has become the latest Iranian figure to receive France’s Chevalier of Legion of Honor award.
Wrinkles are not a reflection of death, annihilation; rather they are a sure sign of life. They represent aging which is still beautiful.
Cinéma Vérité, an Iranian international festival for documentary films, is intended to express the relationship between reality and truth.
Veteran Iranian writer, Mahmoud Dowlatabadi, is awarded the Chevalier of the Ordre des Arts et des Lettres.
Iranian art works, traditional costumes, calligraphy and paintings are on display in an Iranian festival of culture and arts in Jakarta.
Keyvan Saket, a remarkable Iranian musician, is to stage a concert in Canada on December 1, 2014.
Iranian artists contribute to the efforts of the United Nations food agency to take on global hunger.