IBNA- A memorial service was held for Chinese dissident literary scholar, human rights activist and Nobel laureate Liu Xiaboo was held privately then his cremated body was delivered to his family.
IBNA– Iran’s President Hassan Rouhani sent his condolences over the demise of the genius Iranian mathematician Maryam Mirzakhani who died of cancer on July 14 in Palo Alto, California. She was 40.
IBNA– Regretting that people watch more and look less at this time, the scholar of Persian language, Mir Jalal al-Din Kazzazi, said that Iranian literati should be honored in various ways.
IBNA– In the unveiling ceremony of the book ‘Brain and Skull Injuries’, Surgeon and author of this work Dr. Yaqoub Tarassoli said that brain injuries damages in Iran are higher than what announced in surveys.
IBNA– Author of the collection ‘Shahnameh for Children’ announced the release of 10 volumes of this series in Russian saying that it was selected as the Russian Book of the Year in the field of children.
IBNA– Iran’s Cultural Fairs Institute will support two Iranian illustrators to attend the 24th Beijing International Book Fair, which will be held from August 23 to 27.
IBNA– The ceremony of unveiling the book ‘Everlasting Memorial’ and honoring the great Iranian literary figures was held today at the Documents Organization of the National Library, by the Book House Institute.
IBNA- Mo’ein Publication Institute in Tehran in collaboration with Bukhara Magazine will hold a program “The Night of Moradi Kermani” to honor the prominent Iranian writer of books for children and young adults.
IBNA- The book ‘Quantum Physics: A Beginner's Guide’ by Alastair I.M. Rae describing the most significant scientific achievement of mankind in simple language was translated into Persian and published by Sabzan Publications.
IBNA– As a plan aimed to replace the unsuitable methods of entertainment with book reading, the opening ceremony of Tehran Book Garden will be held on Monday, July 12.
IBNA– Iran’s House of Humanities Thinkers will hold a meeting on features of the Holy Month of Ramadan from the view of European authors in the Safavid and Qajar eras.
IBNA- Translators and Interpreters Association of Tehran issued a call to invite translators of East Asia and languages including Chinese, Korean, Japanese, Thai, Malay, Filipino and Burmese for collaboration.
IBNA- The book ‘What about Mr. Poe?’ featuring five short stories and an article by the celebrated American writer Edgar Allan Poe was released in Persian.
IBNA- On the occasion of the 40th demise anniversary of the Iranian sociology scholar Ali Shari'ati (PhD), a meeting titled “Now, We and Shari’ati” will be held today.
IBNA- In the closing ceremony of Quran Exhibition, Iran’s Culture Minister said that all activists and people should strive for developing the Quranic culture and dialogue.
IBNA- Director of Nargol Publications gave news about the release of new Persian books series on Sacred Defense titled ‘Beyond the Earthwork’ based on the comments made by the former leaders of Iraqi Ba’ath Party.
IBNA- Bukhara magazine held the program “Nights of Nahj al-Balagha” on Tuesday, where a new translation of this book into Persian by the late scholar Ali Asghar Faqihi was unveiled.
IBNA- The German Litprom Institute granted its LiBeratur Literary Award 2017 to the novel ‘Tarlan’ written by the Iranian author Fariba Vafi which was first published in Iran in 2001.
IBNA- a Quran application titled ‘Shahr-e Gheseh’ (City of Stories) was unveiled on Monday at the conference Hall of the 25th Holy Quran international Exhibition which is currently underway in Tehran.
IBNA- ‘On Ugliness’ a book by Italian novelist and philosopher Umberto Eco was translated into Persian and published by Iran’s Academy of Arts Press.