PM, Zardari meet: Talks for the sake of talks?
Aug 30, 2012
Iran N-defiance no big deal?
Feb 16, 2012
World | Associated Press | Saturday April 12, 2014
The United States has blocked Iran's pick for envoy to the United Nations, a rare diplomatic rebuke that could stir fresh animosity at a time when Washington and Tehran have been seeking a thaw in relations.
World | Reuters | Wednesday March 26, 2014
"Have a shot of tequila first, cheer up!" Shahriyar tells guests gathered at his luxury apartment in Tehran.
World | Reuters | Thursday March 20, 2014
President Barack Obama sent a video message to Iranians on Thursday to say there is a chance to reach a nuclear agreement with Iran if Tehran takes verifiable steps to assure the West its nuclear program is for peaceful purposes only.
World | Reuters | Tuesday March 18, 2014
Iran and six world powers started a round of talks in Vienna on Tuesday, hoping to make progress in their years-old dispute over Tehran's nuclear intentions despite a crisis over Crimea that has fuelled tensions among the powers.
World | Reuters | Friday March 7, 2014
A senior Iranian official said on Friday that expert-level talks between Iran and six world powers on Tehran's nuclear programme had been "substantive and useful".
World | Associated Press | Tuesday March 4, 2014
Iran says all four crew members aboard a small plane that crashed in the Persian Gulf were killed in the incident.
World | Reuters | Monday March 3, 2014
President Barack Obama takes a break from the Ukraine crisis to hold potentially difficult talks on Monday with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on U.S. efforts to keep Middle East peace negotiations alive.
World | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday February 26, 2014
Iran's oil ministry said on Wednesday that Pakistan is contractually obliged to complete a major pipeline project which would allow Tehran to export gas to its southeastern neighbour.
India | Reuters | Tuesday February 25, 2014
India is ready to pay $1.5 billion to Iran to clear part of a backlog of payments for shipments of oil following the partial easing of western sanctions on Tehran, Oil Secretary Vivek Rae said on Tuesday.
World | Press Trust of India | Tuesday February 25, 2014
The $1.3 billion Iran-Pakistan gas pipeline has been shelved because of sanctions against Tehran, dealing a blow to Islamabad's efforts to access cheap energy sources to overcome a crippling power crisis.
India | Press Trust of India | Tuesday February 25, 2014
The wife of one of the two Indians who were allegedly confined in a guest house in Iran's Zanjan city by a private firm has decided to meet Congress president Sonia Gandhi and other senior leaders to seek help in securing their return to India.
World | Agence France Presse | Tuesday February 25, 2014
German Chancellor Angela Merkel arrived in Israel today to discuss nuclear talks with Iran and to encourage Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu to reach a two-state solution with the Palestinians.
Thursday February 13, 2014
Indian refiners are holding about $3 billion in payments due the Middle Eastern crude producer, one of the sources said. Other funds owed to Tehran are held in a rupee-denominated account at UCO Bank.
World | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday February 12, 2014
Iran said Wednesday it would not accept longstanding allegations that its nuclear programme once had a military dimension without seeing the secret documents on which the charges are based.
World | Reuters | Monday February 10, 2014
The U.N. nuclear watchdog signalled its determination on Monday to get to the bottom of suspicions that Iran may have worked on designing an atomic bomb, a day after Tehran agreed to start addressing the sensitive issue.
Thursday January 30, 2014
Oil industry sources in India have said they expect no rapid increases in the imports in coming months, while noting shipments could fall further in the upcoming fiscal year.
World | Associated Press | Monday January 27, 2014
A moderate earthquake has struck southeastern Iran, though there were no immediate reports of injuries or damage.
World | Reuters | Saturday January 18, 2014
A team of inspectors from the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) arrived in Tehran on Saturday.
World | Agence France-Presse | Tuesday January 14, 2014
Negotiations for transparency of Tehran's nuclear drive with the UN nuclear watchdog have been postponed until February while Iran and world powers prepare to implement a landmark nuclear deal.
World | Reuters | Monday January 13, 2014
A deal between Iran and six major powers intended to pave the way to a solution to a long standoff over Tehran's nuclear ambitions will come into force on January 20.