World | Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday November 28, 2013
After seeing off Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh after their summit meeting in September, President Barack Obama hurried back to his Oval office in the White House to make a historic phone call.
Monday November 25, 2013
HPCL stopped buying Iranian crude in April due to insurance problems triggered by EU sanctions. But a landmark deal to curb Tehran's nuclear programme struck on Sunday includes easing of some restrictions that should end these insurance problems.
India | Indo-Asian News Service | Sunday November 24, 2013
India on Sunday welcomed the deal reached between Iran and the six world powers on Tehran's nuclear programme.
Indo-Asian News Service | Monday November 18, 2013
Iran's Reza Nouri Ara won the Mr. Universe title Sunday while Iran won the overall men's title and Hungary took first place among the women. Reza also claimed the men's 100 kg event while compatriot Alireza Asadollahi clinched the men's over-100 k...
Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday November 16, 2013
Following the match held in Bangkok's Rajamangala Stadium on Saturday, the Iranian squad remain on the top of Group B with 10 points.
World | Reuters | Monday November 11, 2013
An unidentified attacker shot dead an Iranian deputy minister of industry in Tehran on Sunday, the state news agency IRNA reported, in what appeared the first reported killing of a senior central government official in years.
Agence France-Presse | Thursday November 7, 2013
Blatter, who was wrapping up a two-day visit to Tehran, said that Iran's top female official, Vice President Masoumeh Ebtekar, was among those he had raised the issue with but stressed he was not seeking to interfere in Iranian politics.
World | Agence France-Presse | Saturday October 26, 2013
A senior Iranian official has denied reports the Islamic republic has temporarily stopped enriching uranium to the 20 per cent level, the state news agency IRNA said today.
Agence France-Presse | Thursday October 10, 2013
The US news outlet cited reports circulating in the Iranian media, although US Soccer spokesman Neil Beuthe declined to confirm that the US federation had been in contact with its Iranian counterpart.
World | Indo-Asian News Service | Sunday September 29, 2013
The Iranian Army's Ground Forces Saturday unveiled new home-made combat drone, capable of flying at an altitude of 4.57 km, and has a flight endurance of eight hours and an effective operational radius of 200 km, Xinhua reported.
World | Agence France-Presse | Tuesday September 10, 2013
A collision between two buses in Iran killed 44 people and injured 39 others, the ISNA news agency reported on Tuesday, in the country's most serious road accident in years.
World | Press Trust of India | Saturday August 24, 2013
Notwithstanding US opposition to its gas pipeline project with Iran, Pakistan is looking at the possibility of extending it to China as part of a planned economic corridor.
India | Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday August 22, 2013
Iraqi Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki will arrive in India today on a four-day visit, the first high-level bilateral visit between the two countries in 38 years.
World | Associated Press | Monday August 5, 2013
Iranian authorities have arrested a man on charges of spying for Israel. The semiofficial Mehr news agency says the unidentified man had allegedly passed on intelligence to a security officer at the Israeli embassy in Thailand.
World | Indo-Asian News Service | Monday July 29, 2013
A senior Iranian official says the country has ordered 315 subway cars from China in place of payment for oil that can't be transferred due to sanctions.
Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday July 4, 2013
Earlier, the Indian women topped group G, accounting for Nepal 3-0, beat Iran 3-0 in round three to enter stage II of the Championships. There they defeated Thailand 3-0 to enter the quarterfinals. Unfortunately, they ran into the eventual winner ...
Agence France Presse | Tuesday June 18, 2013
Uzbekistan beat Qatar 5-1 in Tashkent but, needing to win by seven goals, failed to overhaul South Korea for the second automatic qualifying spot in Group A. The former Soviet Republic now go into a play-off series.
Agence-France-Presse | Monday June 17, 2013
An extraordinary row between South Korea and Iran highlights tensions in Asia's final World Cup qualifying group matches, with Australia also urging caution before trying to book their ticket to Brazil.
World | Associated Press | Sunday June 2, 2013
Iran's official news agency says Mahmoud Ahmadinejad's helicopter experienced an unspecified "incident" while touring a rural area, but the Iranian president's pilot landed the aircraft safely and the leader was unhurt.
World | Associated Press | Saturday June 1, 2013
A semi-official Iranian news agency says Tehran has hosted a delegation of the Afghan Taliban, the radical Sunni group that has long been a sworn enemy of Iran's ruling Shiite clerics.