• Divine Month Festival celebrates Ramadan

    Divine Month Festival celebrates Ramadan

    A music group from the northeastern Iranian region of Khorasan performs during the Divine Month Festival at Tehran’s Milad Tower on May 24, 2018.

  • Winners celebrate closing day at Iran’s university theater festival

    Winners celebrate closing day at Iran’s university theater festival

    Winners celebrate the closing day at the 21st International Iranian Festival of University Theater at Tehran’s Vahdat Hall on May 16, 2018. The festival, which was held from May 6 to 15, honored actor Shahram Zargar and playwright Naghmeh Samini with awards for their lifetime achievements. (Tehran Times/Behnam Tofiqi)

  • Bestsellers of Western literature on display at TIBF

    Bestsellers of Western literature on display at TIBF

    A young man is seen behind Persian copies of several Western literature bestsellers such as Jane Austen’s “Pride and Prejudice”, Mitch Albom’s “Tuesdays with Morrie”, George Orwell’s “1984” and J.T. Ellison’s “Lie to Me” at the 31st Tehran International Book Fair (TIBF) on May 5, 2018. Promoting the motto “No, to Not Reading Books”, the book fair will run until May 12. (IRNA/Amin Jalali)