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When a Warrior Queen Took Down an Emperor ... 22/01/2017 History
By Carl Pettit The Daily DoseJAN 22 2017 When Queen Tomyris turned down the marriage proposal of Cyrus the Great, founder of the mighty Achaemenid Emp...View Details»

Iraq: 2,400-year-old tomb and skeletons tell history of Achaemenid Emp... 12/01/2017 History
The tomb was also reused at a later stage, in the early Islamic Period. Léa Surugue By Léa Surugue January 12, 2017 13:25 GMT *** The tomb...View Details»

Deutsch, Germany: Persian Fire and Steel: Historical Firearms of Iran ... 05/01/2017 History
(MENAFN Press) Deutsch, Germany: Persian Fire and Steel: Historical Firearms of Iran is a study of the history of the creation and use of guns and art...View Details»

Royal Bonds: How the Mother, Wife, and Daughter of Darius III Became F... 28/12/2016 History
27 December, 2016 - By Natalia Klimczak Alexander the Great abruptly ended the reign of Darius III, and with it he saw the demise of the Achaemenid ...View Details»

Catering to Trade: Hospitality in the Ancient Iranian Site of Godin T... 24/12/2016 History
Once a lively outpost on the early Mesopotamian trade route, Godin Tepe now sits in ruins in Iran. Controversial archaeological excavations in the 196...View Details»

Word of the Week: Magi Journey of the Three Kings ... 23/12/2016 History
By Chrysti the Wordsmith, Local Columnist *** Journey of the Three Kings by Leopold Kupelwieser, 1825 The magi, or the “three wise men” are an importa...View Details»

'World's oldest rock drawings' uncovered in Iran by archaeologist 'des... 13/12/2016 History
Professor says US sanctions have denied him research material and technology Gabriel Samuels *** Iranian archeologist Mohammed Naserifard displa...View Details»

Archaeologists unveil new evidence on Tehran’s historical past... 12/12/2016 History
Tehran, Dec 12, IRNA - News media reports on the discovery of a skull belonging to the first millennium BC in Safi Alishah Avenue of Tehran has raise...View Details»

The ibex code: deciphering Iran’s ancient rock art ... 11/12/2016 History
One archeologist’s quest to uncover ancient rock art that could be among the oldest in the world Iranian archeologist Mohammed Naserifard displays anc...View Details»

Historian William Dalrymple on his book on the Koh-i-Noor ... 10/12/2016 History
Historian William Dalrymple speaks about attempting to separate history from myth in his latest book with journalist Anita Anand The story of the Koh...View Details»