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Open Call For Iranian and Bangladeshi Artists

Open Call For Iranian and Bangladeshi Artists Exchange Program (Iran – Bangladesh) 1-31 July, 2016 – Tehran 7 January – 7 February , 2017 – Dhaka Application Deadline 10 May, 2016 Pathshala and Kooshk Residency present the first round of exchange program between Tehran and … Continue reading

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STRANGER THAN FICTION: America’s ramped up nuclear capability: Prelude to another Cold War?

by TAJ HASHMI* While people across the world for the last three years have been watching the unbelievable resurgence in state- and non-state-actor-sponsored violence and terror across the Arab World – Libya, Egypt, Syria, Gaza, and of late, Iraq – … Continue reading

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Does Obama know he’s fighting on al-Qa’ida’s side?

ROBERT FISK The Independent Tuesday 27 August 2013 ‘All for one and one for all’ should be the battle cry if the West goes to war against Assad’s Syrian regime.  Quite an alliance! Was it not the Three Musketeers who shouted “All … Continue reading

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Flashback 04: Shadi Ghadirian

Photo by Shadi Ghadirian Some more flashbacks before the official launch of Chobi Mela VII! Less than 76 hours to go! Today Iranian photographer Shadi Ghadirian talks about her experience of Chobi Mela. 1) What drew you to Chobi Mela? What are your … Continue reading

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The 3rd International Resistance Art Festival

Dear Artist; We are pleased to inform you that Visual Arts Association of Islamic Revolution and Holly Defense in Iran is about to hold “The 3rd International Resistance Art Festival” in November 2013. The Festival is held in 12 categories … Continue reading

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A view from the other side of the Iran story

By Satish Sharma The demonisation of the other to create an enemy you can then fight is a reality few can deny. Over the years I have watched the demonisation of Iran by the free press of the free West, … Continue reading

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