Ottoman–Safavid War (1623–1639) ... 25/07/2020 History
The Ottoman–Safavid War of 1623–1639 was the last of a series of conflicts fought between the Ottoman Empire and Safavid Persia, then the two major po...View Details»

Sykes-Picot: 100 Years Later ... 24/05/2016 History
By Confluence Investment Management on May 23, 2016 8:34 pm in Politics Sykes-Picot: 100 Years Later Last week marked the 100th anniversary of the Sy...View Details»

IRANIAN EAGLES: History of Aviation in Persia/Iran... 16/05/2016 Auto
IRANIAN EAGLES Civil and Military Aviation in Iran 1924-1949 Part 1 © Lennart Andersson *** Two Junkers F 13s were acquired from the Soviet Union ...View Details»

Concert Review - Constantinople ensemble brings Persian flavors to Ear... 20/03/2016 Fun
By Elaine Schmidt, Special to the Journal Sentinel *** Françoise Atlan sings with Constantinople members: from left, Pierre-Yves Martel, Kiya Tabass...View Details»

Constantinople ensemble will explore Persian music in concert... 12/03/2016 Fun
*** J.M. Bouque The ensemble Constantinople will play perform MARCH 19 at the UWM Zelazo Center. By Elaine Schmidt, Special to the Journal Sentinel M...View Details»

Persian type writer Workshop examines Persian musical concepts - Nanai... 05/11/2015 Arts
Musicians and singers can learn Persian musical concepts during an upcoming workshop. Kiya Tabassian, co-founder of the Constantinople Ensemble, leads...View Details»

How the ‘Panchatantra’ travelled the world thanks to Persian and Arabi... 27/09/2015 Arts
Few books have been narrated, written, re-written, translated and adapted as much as this collection of tales of wisdom. Anu Kumar In the year 570 CE...View Details»

History of Iran: Safavid Empire 1502 - 1736... 18/02/2015 History
History of Iran Safavid Empire 1502 - 1736 By: Shapour Ghasemi After the disastrous invasion of Mongols, in the 1200s, migrated Turks and Mongolian t...View Details»

Why Americans Call Turkey ‘Turkey’... 28/11/2014 Culture
By Zach Goldhammer Within the turkey lies the tangled history of the world. OK, not quite. But not far off, either. ‘Turkey’ the bird is native to No...View Details»

Roman Gladiators ate a mostly vegetarian diet and drank a tonic of ash... 22/10/2014 History
Roman Gladiators ate a mostly vegetarian diet and drank a tonic of ashes after training Date: October 20, 2014 Source: Medical University of Vienna Su...View Details»