‘Pakistan Gate’ being built at Iran border to curb illegal trade ... 18/06/2016 Military
Amid increasing tensions between Pakistan and Afghanistan over the construction of a gate at the Torkham border, Pakistani officials confirmed the oth...View Details»

Timeline of Iranian History from Ancient Persia to the Islamic Republi... 24/09/2015 History
Dynasty, Ruler or Event Begin End Birth of Zoroaster Sometime between 10th and 7th century BCE Achaemenian Dynasty Cyrus the Great 559 BCE 530 BCE F...View Details»

Looking for Ethnicity in Iran... 17/02/2015 Culture
A lecture in English by Rasmus Christian Elling, Copenhagen University. Part of the UCLA CNES and Program of Iranian Studies Bilingual Lecture Series....View Details»

5 great places in Iran you've never heard of | Travel - WPTZ... 30/10/2014 Fun
(CNN) —It might not be on everyone's travel radar, but Iran has a well-worn tourist circuit, encompassing attractions in the ancient cities of Shiraz ...View Details»

Maliki: Saudis, Qataris Backing al-Qaeda in Iraq ... 10/03/2014 Politics
by Jason Ditz, March 09, 2014 Iraqi Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki has accused Qatar and Saudi Arabia of having effectively declared war on his natio...View Details»

Negareh: Safavid Ambassador Persia France Louis XIV.jpg... 01/01/2012 Media
Painting shows Safavid Ambassador of Persia at the court of Louis XIV of France on Feb, 19, 1715. Wishing to reinforce exchanges with France, Shah Hos...View Details»

Negareh: Safavid Ambassador Shah Abbas Europe 1609.jpg... 01/01/2012 Media
In 1609 two ambassadors of Shah Abbas 1st the Great Aliqoli Beg and Robert Sherley, were received by Pope Paulus V: the event is magnificently depicte...View Details»

French King Louis XIV Sends Delegation to Shah Abbas II Court in Isfa... 15/05/1665 History
Iran has generally enjoyed a friendly relationship with France since the Middle Ages. The travels of Jean-Baptiste Tavernier are particularly well kno...View Details»

Death of Allahverdi Khan Safavid general and statesman... 03/06/1613 History
Allahverdi Khan (Persian: اللّه وردی خان‎, Georgian: ალავერდი-ხანი) (c. 1560 – June 3, 1613) was an Iranian general and statesman of Georgian origin w...View Details»

Saebedaran Uprising Against Ilkhanid Moghuls ... 16/03/1337 History
The Sarbadar state came into existence around early 1337. At that time, much of Khurasan was under the control of the Ilkhanid claimant Togha Temur an...View Details»