Lifestyle

World’s ugliest endangered animals

With their flabby frowns, gurning grins and bloated, gassy stomachs, they’re hardly going to win a pin-up competition. But these disgusting creatures have become the surprise stars of a glossy new book in a bid to save them from extinction.Unlike their cute and fluffy cousins in the animal kingdom, the plight of these rancid animals is relatively unknown. The Ugly Animal ... Read More »

Hi Tech Luxury Apartment in Singapore

Suppose you live in a super-deluxe apartment in Singapore and off-course you have a series of awesome super-cars, to park them out of sight in an underground garage would be a shame, agree? So that’s why this 30-story Luxury apartment building is equipped with ‘Sky Garages’ featuring a elevator that delivers and park cars right beside homeowners’ lavish living spaces.Developed ... Read More »

Asalem a dreamy beautiful road in Ardebil

Winding path which connect Asalem and Khalkhal in two province of Gilan and Ardabil is the most beautiful road in Iran. Pristine and untouched nature , wild beauties, traditional lifestyle of indigenous people , production of pure honey, existing of waterfalls and lakes, vast plains rare flowers and plants , are among the unique features of this beautiful road. Tourists ... Read More »

Conservationist Reunited With Gorillas He Raised after 15 years

In the animal kingdom, gorillas stand out as being most similar to humans. Their DNA can be up to a 99% match to ours, and their behavior is incredibly advanced. Some gorillas have even learned American Sign Language and been able to communicate with the humans around them. Fifteen years ago, David Aspinall and his daughter Tansy adopted two infant ... Read More »

Botswana nights of a million stars

Botswana is a landlocked country located in Southern Africa. Formerly the British protectorate of Bechuanaland, Botswana adopted its new name after becoming independent within the Commonwealth on 30 September 1966.  Since then, it has maintained a strong tradition as a stable representative democracy, with a consistent record of uninterrupted democratic elections. Geographically, Botswana is flat, with up to 70 percent ... Read More »

Fereshteh Pasargad Hotel To Start Construction

Fereshteh Pasargad Hotel is an amazing mixed-use complex under construction in Elahiyeh region, Tehran, Iran. This unique project is designed based on observance of all national and international standards by the famous contemporary architect, Zaha Hadid. Pasargad Hotel in a land with 4575 sqm area includes over 110000 sqm total area with a height of 130 meters and in 54 ... Read More »

Perspolis in Frames, a Pictorial

Persepolis New Persian: Takht-e Jamshid  literally meaning “city of Persians”, was the ceremonial capital of the Achaemenid Empire (ca. 550–330 BC) Persepolis is situated 70 km northeast of city of Shiraz in the Fars Province in Iran. The earliest remains of Persepolis date from around 515 BC. It exemplifies the Achaemenid style of architecture. UNESCO declared the citadel of Persepolis a ... Read More »

Beauties of Norway in Pictures

Norway has a population of about 5 million and covers an area of 385,155 square kilometres. The official Head of State is King Harald V. It is known for nature attractions like fjords, mountains and midnight sun, and is easily accessible by plane from most European countries.  The weather in Norway is much milder than one would expect. Because of ... Read More »

Georg Gerster on the journey for Paradise Lost

Top Photo: From left to write: Maryam Sachs, Shahbanou Farah Pahlavi, Swiss photographer Georg Gerster in front of his aerial picture of Mount Damavand Photo by KA. Swiss photographer Georg Gerster undertook a dangerous mission in the 1970’s to capture the beauty of Iran from the air on film, sticking his camera out a of a plane to do so.  ... Read More »

E-cigarettes contain higher level of carcinogens

Scientists have warned against the use of e-cigarettes, saying they contain up to 10 times the level of cancer-causing agents as their tobacco counterparts. Carcinogens including formaldehyde and acetaldehyde were discovered in the vapor produced by several types of electronic cigarette liquid, researchers at Japan’s National Institute of Public Health said in a report released to the Japanese Health Ministry ... Read More »