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  • An excavation site in northwestern Turkey, where archaeologists find a relief depicting a war scene between the Greeks and Persians in the fifth century BC, August 16, 2021.  (PHOTO: Hurriyet Daily News) 2021-08-22 18:29

    Relief depicting scene of Greco-Persian Wars discovered in Turkey

    TEHRAN - Archaeologists in northwestern Turkey have recently discovered a bas-relief, which depicts a battle scene between the Persians and the Greeks in the fifth century BC.

  • Archaeologists make final attempt to unearth Seleucid temple 2021-05-16 18:56

    Archaeologists make final attempt to unearth Seleucid temple

    TEHRAN – A team of Iranian archaeologists has commenced its final attempt to possibly unearth the ruins of the Seleucid Laodicea Temple believed to be buried under the modern town of Nahavand in Hamedan province, west-central Iran.

  • Archaeologists to make final attempt to unearth Laodicea Temple 2021-01-11 18:03

    Archaeologists to make final attempt to unearth Laodicea Temple

    TEHRAN – Iranian archaeologists will be making a final attempt to unearth the ruins of the enigmatic Laodicea Temple, believed to be buried under the modern town of Nahavand in Hamedan province, west-central Iran.

  • Prehistorical clay heads, griffin, earthen mask added Iran national heritage list 2021-01-05 21:44

    Prehistorical clay heads, griffin, earthen mask added Iran national heritage list

    TEHRAN – A total of eleven prehistorical works of art, including clay heads, a griffin, and an earthen mask unearthed years ago in Iran’s Khuzestan province, have recently been inscribed on the national heritage list.

  • Another archaeological season to commence on Laodicea Temple 2020-05-25 18:25

    Another archaeological season to commence on Laodicea Temple

    TEHRAN – A team of Iranian archaeologists is to conduct a fresh survey on the enigmatic Laodicea Temple, which is situated in the city of Nahavand, Hamedan province, west-central Iran.

  • Step into the ‘House of Hercules’ in western Iran! 2019-12-28 19:02

    Step into the ‘House of Hercules’ in western Iran!

    TEHRAN – Iran’s western Kordestan province is teemed with hundreds of historical sites, many of which well worth a visit. One of the most famous is the Caves of Karaftu, a series of chambers carved into a cliff facing a mountain. The caves are formed naturally but have been modified by inhabitants over the past centuries.

  • Greek’s anger flaring up  2019-01-14 10:29

    By Hanif Ghaffari

    Greece’s anger flaring up 

    TEHRAN - As predicted, despite the adoption of austerity policies for 11 years, Greece is still one of the most austerity-stricken countries in the EU. Although Greece was supposed to emerge from the bailout by 2012, and step towards economic prosperity, heavy debts prevented the realization of this process. The European Union, the European Central Bank and the International Monetary Fund loaned Greece a total of €289bn ($330bn) in three programs, in 2010, 2012 and 2015.