Archeological excavations in Tappeh Gouran (Gouran Mound) in Ilam, west of Iran, led to the uncovering of artifacts from two cultural periods — the Neolithic and Bronze eras, each having unique cultural features.
The national Iranian senior Greco-Roman wrestling team has finished in third place at the conclusion of 2017 Greco-Roman World Cup in the central western Iranian city of Abadan, and received the bronze medal.
Iranian cyclist Amir Hossein Jamshidiyan has exhibited great race readiness and admirable performance at the 37th edition of Asian Cycling Championships in Bahrain, and managed to strike a bronze medal.
Industrial pollution may seem like a modern phenomenon, but in fact, an international team of researchers may have discovered what could be the world's first polluted river, contaminated approximately 7,000 years ago.
Iranian professional basketball club Petrochimi Bandar Imam’s chances of claiming a breakthrough medal at the 25th edition of Fédération Internationale de Basketball (FIBA) Asia Champions Cup in China have faded away after they were outplayed in a semi-final loss to Xinjiang Flying Tigers of China.
Iranian female sports shooters have exhibited a commendable performance at the 28th edition of Universiade in South Korea, and managed to grab the bronze medal to raise the country’s total medal count at the tournament.