Saudi authorities have arrested another university professor in the conservative oil-rich kingdom as part of a widening crackdown led by Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman against Muslim preachers and intellectuals.
A seminar titled 'A Report of the Diligence by Orientalists in Conducting Arab Studies' was held in Tehran on Thursday in which William Wright (1830–1889), a famous English Orientalist and professor of Arabic at the University of Cambridge, was honored and his hard work in this field was appreciated.
The US withdrawal from the JCPOA is likely to be messy, if not unstable, with Europe doing quite a bit to maintain economic relations and Iran breaking some parts of the nuclear deal but abiding by most of it, at least for a while, said Professor of International Affairs at Columbia University Robert Jervis.
Security authorities say unidentified assailants have hacked to death a professor in northwestern Bangladesh, adding that the incident is the latest in a series of brutal assaults on secular intellectuals and activists in the South Asian country.
Bruno Genito, an Italian professor and professional archeologist, has been studying ancient sites of Iran over the past 40 years. A graduate of University of Naples L'Orienntale in Persian Art and Archeology, Genito began his excavation projects from Grand Mosque of Isfahan and Dahaneh Gholaman in Sistan-Baluchestan Province under the supervision of his instructor, Umberto Scerrato. Genito traveled to Iran in November 2015. The Persian daily ‘Iran’ talked to him to learn more about his activities.
The United States has “by far the most violent” law enforcement agencies in the world, which is exacerbated by the dominant gun culture and societal violence in the country, according to an expert on international law.