Denpasar, Bali, July 24 (ANTARA) - Foreign students are being introduced to the Balinese arts and culture, as part of an Indonesian Foreign Affairs Department programme aimed at promoting the diversity of the nation�s culture.
Beijing, June 5, IRNA - The Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) should defend eastern culture toward the invasion of western culture, Culture and Islamic Guidance Minister, Sayed Mohammad Hosseini, said here on Monday.
He made the remarks in an interview with IRNA.
Tehran, May 20, IRNA - Director-General of UNESCO Ms Irina Bokova in her message on the occasion of World Day for Cultural Diversity for Dialogue and Development, May 21, 2012, said culture must absolutely be included as a pillar of any sustainable development strategy.
Artists from Uyghur Mukam Opera of Xinjiang, China, performing a cultural show in New Delhi on Monday. PTI Photo
NEW YORK - Turkish director Ali Yasin Akarcesme received the "best drama award" at New York's Brownish Film Festival with his film "Departures".
Speaking to the AA, Akarcesme said that his film "Departures" firstly entered the list of top six drama films at the Brownish Film Festival.