woman

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  • Cancer 2019-10-11 11:15

    ‘Every 40 minutes a woman develops breast cancer in Iran’

    TEHRAN – Every 40 minutes, a woman in Iran is diagnosed with breast cancer, indicating a sharp rise in prevalence of the disease, founder of a national campaign for fighting breast cancer has said.

  • WWSF awards Iran’s Azizi for women's creativity in rural life 2018-11-13 10:57

    WWSF awards Iran’s Azizi for women's creativity in rural life

    TEHRAN – Women's World Summit Foundation (WWSF) granted the 2018 international prize for women's creativity in rural life to Iran’s Ziba Azizi for her tireless leadership for the education of students in rural areas, especially girls, WWSF website reported.

  • Cultural heritage body seeks to support craftswomen 2018-09-02 18:56

    Cultural heritage body seeks to support craftswomen

    TEHRAN – Iran’s Cultural Heritage, Handicrafts and Tourism Organization has provided low-interest loans in a bid to support craftswomen who dominate the occupation.

  • A view of the historical Arg-e Rayen in Kerman province 2018-07-26 09:50

    Arg-e Rayen to host gastronomy, handicrafts festival

    TEHRAN – A festival on traditional dishes and handicrafts opens today at Arg-e Rayen, a historical adobe citadel in the southeastern province of Kerman.

  • 75% of Iranian handicrafts made by women: V 2018-04-05 14:40

    75% of Iranian handicrafts made by women: VP

    TEHRAN – Some 75 percent of Iranian handicrafts are produced by females, said Masoumeh Ebtekar, vice president for women’s and family affairs.

  • mastoureh ardalan 2017-11-20 20:47

    By Naghmeh Mizanian

    Mastoureh Ardalan, a rarity of her time, the first woman historian

    Born in 1805 in the western city of Sanandaj, Kordestan province, Mah Sharaf Khanoum Mastoureh Ardalan was a noble woman of her time and the first Iranian female historian.

  • پرورش دهنده کروکودیل 2017-06-06 10:18

    By Naghmeh Mizanian

    Iranian female crocodile farmer calls for support

    TEHRAN – Mojgan Roostaei is the only Iranian female entrepreneur who works on crocodile breeding in the country.

  • A poster for the Second Iranian Woman Tourism Rally 2017-05-10 17:23

    All-women tourism rally flags off in Tehran

    TEHRAN – The first leg of an all-women tourism rally kicked off early on Wednesday during an official ceremony which was held at the foot of Azadi Tower in western Tehran.

  • Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif (L) shakes hands with Georgian Prime Minister Giorgi Kvirikashvili in Tbilisi on April 18, 2017. 2017-04-19 19:08

    Zarif urges Georgia to recommit respect for Iranian tourists

    TEHRAN – Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said on Tuesday that Georgia should recommit to the respect for Iranian tourists.

  • Samaneh Sa’adatmand is an Iranian woman who has perfected her skills at the art of marquetry after years of hard-work and practice 2016-12-09 17:50

    Picture of the day

    Samaneh Sa’adatmand is an Iranian woman who has perfected her skills at the art of marquetry after years of hard-work and practice. She is now trying her hand at becoming a musical instrument craftswoman to design and build musical instrument, which she has longed for and trained for 15 years now. (Mizan/Maryam Davarnia)

  • Marzieh Hadidchi (Dabbagh) 2016-11-22 09:07

    Unfaltering woman

    TEHRAN -- Marzieh Hadidchi, also known as Marzieh Dabbagh or Tahereh Dabbagh, was the first woman who commanded a division of the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC).

  • 12_ pic 01 2016-11-01 09:30

    Picture of the day

    The picture shows a woman from Khuzestan Province is harvesting dates. TASNIM/Mostafa Gholamnejad

  • گفتگو با شهیندخت ملاوردی 2016-05-10 09:07

    Election of 18 females to parliament proves trust in women: VP    

    TEHRAN – The election of eighteen women to the parliament proves that the society trusts in women’s eligibility, Shahindokht Molaverdi, the vice president for family and women’s affairs, has said. 

  • First Symposium of Iran-Japan on Women, Peace and Sustainable Development 2016-05-09 15:57

    First Symposium of Iran-Japan on Women, Peace and Sustainable Development

    TEHRAN- The first Symposium of Iran-Japan on Women, Peace and Sustainable Development was held in Tehran on Monday. The chairperson of the Japanese Foundation for Encouragement of Social Contribution (FESCO) Akie Abe, the Iranian vice president for women and family affairs Shahindokht Molaverdi, and the head of Iran’s Department of Environment Ma’soumeh Ebtekar participated in the event which was held in the Institute for Political and International Studies of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.