World News | Reuters | Wednesday May 20, 2015
Iran's Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei said on Wednesday Tehran would not accept "unreasonable demands" by world powers during negotiations over its disputed nuclear programme, and ruled out letting inspectors interview its atomic scientists.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday April 29, 2015
Iran is willing to submit to the highest level of international transparency on its nuclear program and wants to conclude a final accord as soon as possible, its foreign minister said today.
World News | Reuters | Monday April 27, 2015
Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif will meet US Secretary of State John Kerry at the opening of a UN conference on the global anti-nuclear weapons treaty today, as they try to make progress in talks on a long-term atomic deal.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday April 22, 2015
Iran and major powers were due today to begin the difficult process of finalising by June 30 a historic deal putting an Iranian nuclear bomb out of reach, three weeks after agreeing the main outlines.
World News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday April 21, 2015
China, today, said it supports the sovereignty and territorial integrity of Pakistan and appreciates the country's efforts for peaceful resolution of all "outstanding issues" with its neighbours.
World News | Reuters | Friday April 17, 2015
Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Thursday Iran's drive to find a solution in talks over its disputed nuclear programme had spurred his decision to renew a contract to deliver S-300 missile defence systems to Tehran.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Thursday April 16, 2015
Authorities issued an alert for several Mexican states on Wednesday after thieves snatched potentially deadly radioactive material used for industrial radiography.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday April 15, 2015
Possible skeletons in Iran's closet the subject of talks in Tehran today could yet spook the historic Iran nuclear deal, experts say
World News | Agence France-Presse | Monday April 13, 2015
Japan's pro-nuclear lobby pledged today that 2015 would be the year reactors are restarted, despite public wariness that has lingered since the Fukushima disaster.
World News | Reuters | Saturday April 11, 2015
US Defense Secretary Ash Carter said on Friday that a nuclear agreement with Iran must include inspections of its military sites, a position at odds with recent comments by Iran's Supreme Leader.
World News | Reuters | Tuesday April 7, 2015
US President Barack Obama said in an interview released on Tuesday he is confident sanctions against Iran could be reimposed if Tehran violates an agreement to restrict its nuclear program.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Friday April 3, 2015
Iran and world powers scored a major breakthrough with a framework deal aimed at stopping Tehran getting nuclear weapons, but major work is needed to finalise the potentially historic accord, analysts today.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Monday March 30, 2015
Global powers were Sunday narrowing in on a deal to stop any Iranian bid to develop nuclear weapons, with diplomats saying some key parts of an outline had been tentatively agreed.
India News | Written by Pallava Bagla | Friday March 27, 2015
India's atomic regulatory body is not independent and lacks internal emergency arrangements, a draft report by the global nuclear watchdog International Atomic Energy Agency, or IAEA, has said.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Thursday March 26, 2015
Iran's nuclear chief told AFP today that he was "optimistic" about reaching a nuclear deal with world powers despite interference from those opposed to resolving the longrunning crisis over Tehran's atomic activities.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Tuesday February 24, 2015
With the clock ticking down to a third, perhaps final deadline for a deal to rein in Iran's nuclear program, top diplomats are ramping up efforts to pin down details.
World News | Tuesday February 24, 2015
The United States and Iran said on Monday that they had made some progress in the latest round of talks on Tehran's nuclear programme, but warned there was still a long way to go to reach a final deal.
World News | Reuters | Friday February 20, 2015
Iran has refrained from expanding tests of more efficient models of a machine used to refine uranium under a nuclear agreement with six world powers, a UN report shows, allaying concerns it might be violating the accord.
World News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday February 18, 2015
The United States has welcomed the signing of civil nuclear cooperation agreement between India and Sri Lanka, saying it is consistent with International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) safeguards and other international standards and practices.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Tuesday February 17, 2015
Japan has made "significant progress" in cleaning up the crippled Fukushima nuclear plant, a UN review mission said today as it again advised the country to consider discharging treated water into the sea.
World News | Reuters | Tuesday November 11, 2014
Iran has refused five times to let a U.N. atomic agency official, believed to be an American bomb expert, into the country as part of a team investigating its disputed nuclear activities, diplomats said.
World News | Reuters | Saturday November 8, 2014
A US think-tank said Iran may have violated last year's interim nuclear agreement with six world powers by stepping up efforts to develop a machine that could enrich uranium much faster.
World News | Reuters | Friday October 3, 2014
A high-level UN nuclear watchdog team will visit Tehran for talks in coming days, Iran said on Friday, more than a month after it missed a deadline for addressing questions about its suspected atomic bomb research.
World News | Associated Press | Friday September 26, 2014
An Arab-backed resolution singling out Israel for special attention over its alleged nuclear arsenal was defeated Thursday at an annual conference of the U.N. atomic agency.