FAO assists Iran to improve aquatic genetic resources

by www.irna.ir

Tehran, Nov 2, IRNA – FAO Representative to Iran Serge Nakouzi and Head of Iran Fisheries Organization Hassan Salehi on Wednesday signed a project agreement to improve genetic resources of Rainbow Trout fish in the country.


Read Full Article On www.irna.ir
Latest
Tehran, April 26, IRNA - The oldest works identified in archeological explorations in the Rustaq district of Neyriz, Fars Province, puts presence of human beings in that area at least 35 thousand yea
Tehran, April 26, IRNA – Iran's Sharif University of Technology and University of Science in Malaysia signed an MoU on promoting training and research cooperation.
Irina Dvorovenko, a former principal ballerina, had to deglamorize to land her TV role. But she instinctively understood it: “It’s my childhood.”
Patterson + Reckinger established a name for themselves with their music video animations. Now they are now known for creating the wild animations that accompany philharmonic concerts.
“The Handmaid’s Tale,” Margaret Atwood’s cautionary fable, is adapted for the screen. And “Gomorrah” begins a bloody second season of Neapolitan crime.
When the Walt Disney Co. wrote a check for more than $4 billion in 2009 to acquire Marvel Entertainment Inc., Disney fans predicted a massive invasion of superheroes at the company’s Anaheim resor
The timing has been uncanny, says Margaret Atwood, marveling at how her 1985 novel, The Handmaid’s Tale, has been given renewed life as a TV series, and gained disturbing urgency.
Drake was the world's most popular recording artist in 2016, as the growth of music streaming gave global music sales their biggest boost in 20 years
Night Trap, an infamous video game whose controversial content helped pave the way for an industry-standard ratings system, is coming back in a remas
An installation piece with overlapping performances of works for solo violin at the Cathedral Church of St. John the Divine followed a symposium in Amherst, Mass.
A Puente retrospective at the Hostos Center offered three days of performances, discussions and workshops in the Bronx, a rarity for the city’s Latin music tradition.
Berns is not as well known as Phil Spector, but this songwriter and music producer amassed an impressive number of durable pop and R&B hits in the 1960s.
The documentary peers over the shoulders of journalists at The New York Times as they decide who merits obituaries and then go about the delicate business of writing them.
The body and the mind commune in “Poor People’s TV Room,” a work at New York Live Arts that was partly inspired by women’s resistance movements in Nigeria.
The poet Claudia Rankine and the choreographer Will Rawls team up for a work that meshes language and dance to address an open-ended question about surveillance and being human.
There's another reason to celebrate the knockout Canadian musical Come From Away — the Broadway show just scored seven nominations for the prestigiou
Mashad, Razavi Khorassan Prov., April 25, IRNA -- Fourty mayors from 27 Islamic countries visited Ferdowsi’s tomb in suburbs of Mashad, Razvi Khorasan Province, on Tuesday.
Lady Gaga, Pokemon Go and January's Women's March among the winners of this year's Webby Awards. The annual honour, now in its 21st year, celebrates
Tehran, April 25, IRNA—Iran became one of the only three countries in the world that are in possession of the technology to take medical images of small animals, after unveiling its Animal PET Scan.
A month-long auction of a Maud Lewis painting that was found in a New Hamburg, Ont., thrift store donation bid has reached $125,208 after 26 bids.
On a hot summer night 22 years ago, Attiya Khan ran through the streets fleeing her ex-boyfriend Steve, who’d been abusing her on a daily basis. Now,
Actress Faye Dunaway says she thought co-presenter Warren Beatty was joking when he paused before showing her the envelope that should have contained
Now that HBO's Girls has wrapped its six-year run, the women behind the series are focusing on their other female-centred project: turning their digi
In an interview with NBC News, Ms. Dunaway said that she was “completely stunned” and felt “very guilty” about the now infamous Oscars mistake.
Scott Baio says he was responding to media reports when he suggested the death of his former Happy Days and Joanie Loves Chachi co-star, Erin Moran,
The National Academic Bolshoi Opera and Ballet Theatre of the Republic of Belarus has successfully staged "Carmen" opera by French composer George Bizet.
Being a professional musician on the East Coast involves a lot more than writing songs and playing shows. Most of them have to work hard at other job
Human possibilities are endless. The strength of human will and spirit surprise.People with disabilities face many barriers every day. However, it's not a reason to give up.
Members of the Writers Guild of America are one step closer to striking come May 2. In a letter to its members Monday, the WGA said 96.3 per cent vot
Without missing a beat, blustery conservative commentator Bill O’Reilly returned to the microphone Monday night — just as his former shop, Fox News Channel, was introducing its O’Reilly-free sched
As Armenians mark their genocide remembrance day, a new movie about the event is getting blasted in online film ratings and is stirring up controvers
Elton John has cancelled more than a month of upcoming shows after contracting a bacterial infection during a South America tour that left him in int
Mr. Bogdanov also directed plays by Moličre, Goethe, Chekhov, Gogol and Dylan Thomas, as well as musicals and operas. But a contemporary play nearly put him in jail.
Much was made of Kim Kardashian’s sleek bob and curve-hugging vintage Versace dress at last week’s Hollywood premiere for “The Promise.” But beyond the glitz was the reason the reality star walked

Recent News

MSLGROUP The Practice wins the Innovation Trophy In2 SABRE Awards 2017

For its 10 years’ anniversary, MSLGROUP The Practice won the trophy for innovation In2 Sabre Award at the category PR Agency Employee Program, being named the best communication campaign with the empl
Read Full Story

Vodafone Romania helps the keepers of dying traditions to become part of popular culture, using Facebook Live

Do you know who Romania’s Living Human Treasures are? Neither did Romanians until last year. But you can most certainly find them in Romania, in the middle of the wild Carpathian Mountains. Living Hum
Read Full Story

Analysis. Safe as houses: residential market marks secure 2017

The residential market looks set to maintain a sustainable growth pace this year, as developers push the pedal on new projects, while price increases are expected to remain in the one-digit range.  Si
Read Full Story

Garanti Bank revises upwards Romania’s economic growth estimate to 4 pct in 2017

Garanti Bank has increased its forecast regarding GDP growth in 2017, to 4 percent, from 3.7 percent estimated last year, due to improved expectations for trade and industry. “2017 is about maintainin
Read Full Story

Why Caitlyn Jenner Voted For Trump Despite His LGBT 'Mistakes'

Actor Caitlyn Jenner does not regret her decision of voting for Donald Trump as the President of the United States, she said in a conversation with CNN’s Don Lemon on Tuesday. She claims to be a Repu
Read Full Story

Ann Coulter UC Berkeley Visit Controversy: 5 Shocking Statements From The Conservative Author

Ann Coulter, the controversial conservative social and political commentator, is sticking to her guns on speaking on the campus of University of Berkeley, California, on Thursday, even as questions r
Read Full Story

Popular Finance

Angola: Finance Ministry to run workshop on State Budget drafting

Luanda - Public managers of several levels of the State Administration will participate in Luanda in a two-day workshop on State Budget drafting for the economic year 2018, in an initiative of the Min
Read Full Story
 

Government drops digital tax plans for small business

The Government confirmed its Making Tax Digital project would be dropped for the moment. But should small firms still prepare for its eventual implementation or are they out of the woods?
Read Full Story

Will sending selfies to Jupiter's moon, Europa, get the attention of an E.T.?

Emcee Tom O’Key seemed giddy as dozens of guests filed into an outdoor theater in this Mojave Desert town Saturday night to learn about an icy moon of Jupiter and take a stab at connecting with wh
Read Full Story

Trump at the 100-day mark: Stable support but few achievements

As his first 100 days in office draw to a close on Saturday, President Trump cannot claim many solid accomplishments, but does have one big one: He has held onto the support of the voters who put
Read Full Story

Obamacare 101 — What's the big debate over health insurance cost-sharing subsidies?

As President Trump and congressional leaders scramble to put together a spending bill to keep the government from shutting down at the end of this week, negotiations could turn on the fate of an a
Read Full Story

Essential Politics: A waiting wall, a scathing audit

It might not be too much of a stretch to conclude that the biggest political news at midweek, from Washington and Sacramento, comes down to stories about problems of time and money. And in between
Read Full Story

25 years after riots, South L.A. still waiting for its renaissance

The 4300 block of Degnan Boulevard in Leimert Park has a look of faded glory, with its shuttered storefronts and stalled promise. Like so many parts of South Los Angeles, this is not what anyone w
Read Full Story

After 13 years at Saturn, NASA’s Cassini spacecraft is ready for its grand finale

What do you do with a 20-year-old spacecraft that has spent 13 years orbiting Saturn, logged 4.1 billion miles in space and is about to run out of fuel? You could crash it into one of the dozens o
Read Full Story

Marching to honor the victims of the Armenian Genocide and to put an end to Turkey's denial

As I walked across Pan Pacific Park to my car on Monday, I came upon signs discarded after the March for Justice. A few hours earlier, thousands of Armenian-Americans had gathered here, the starti
Read Full Story