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  • Iran denies being involved in attack on Salman Rushdie Aug 15, 2022 12:42 PM IST

    Iran denies being involved in attack on Salman Rushdie

    Nasser Kanaani, the spokesman of Irans Foreign Ministry, made the remarks in a briefing to journalists.

  • Kuwait names first ambassador to Iran in over six years Aug 14, 2022 07:03 PM IST

    Kuwait names first ambassador to Iran in over six years

    Kuwait recalled its envoy to Iran as other Gulf Arab states downgraded ties to rally behind Riyadh.

  • Rushdie attack a 'wake-up call' on Iran, says UK PM candidate Sunak Aug 14, 2022 07:37 AM IST

    Rushdie attack a 'wake-up call' on Iran, says UK PM candidate Sunak

    There has been no official government reaction in Iran to the attack on Rushdie, but several hardline Iranian newspapers praised his assailant.

  • Praise, worry in Iran after Rushdie attack; government quiet Aug 13, 2022 12:56 PM IST

    Praise, worry in Iran after Rushdie attack; government quiet

    It remains unclear why Rushdie's attacker, identified by police as Hadi Mattar of Fairview, New Jersey, stabbed the author as he prepared to speak at an event Friday in western New York.

  • Iranian tanker reloads oil confiscated by U.S. in Greece Aug 13, 2022 07:15 AM IST

    Iranian tanker reloads oil confiscated by U.S. in Greece

    The Lana, formerly the Pegas, had been expected to sail to the United States before Greece's supreme court ruled the cargo should be returned to Iran.

  • Novelist Salman Rushdie on ventilator after New York stabbing Aug 13, 2022 06:20 AM IST

    Novelist Salman Rushdie on ventilator after New York stabbing

    Rushdie, who was born into a Muslim Kashmiri family in then Bombay before moving to the United Kingdom, has long faced death threats for his fourth novel, The Satanic Verses. Some Muslims said the book contained blasphemous passages

  • Iran may accept European Union proposal to revive nuclear deal if demands met -IRNA Aug 12, 2022 05:51 PM IST

    Iran may accept European Union proposal to revive nuclear deal if demands met -IRNA

    According to a senior Iranian diplomat quoted by the official Iranian news agency IRNA on Friday, the European Union's plan to resurrect the 2015 Iran nuclear deal can be acceptable if it offers assurances on Tehran's fundamental demands.

  • Russia launches Iranian satellite into space under shadow of Western concerns Aug 09, 2022 12:41 PM IST

    Russia launches Iranian satellite into space under shadow of Western concerns

    The remote sensing satellite, called "Khayyam" was launched by a Russian Soyuz rocket from the Baikonur Cosmodrome, the home of Russian space launches located in southern Kazakhstan, at 08:52 a.m. Moscow time (0552 GMT) on Tuesday, according to a video broadcast by Russia's Roscosmos space agency on YouTube.

  • Russia to launch Iranian satellite amid Ukraine war concerns Aug 09, 2022 07:38 AM IST

    Russia to launch Iranian satellite amid Ukraine war concerns

    Iran's "Khayyam" satellite is scheduled to take off from the Moscow-operated Baikonur cosmodrome in Kazakhstan at 0552 GMT, three weeks after Russian President Vladimir Putin met Iranian counterpart Ebrahim Raisi and Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei in Tehran.

  • Iran bans women from appearing in ads after controversial ice cream commercial Aug 05, 2022 01:12 PM IST

    Iran bans women from appearing in ads after controversial ice cream commercial

    Iran's Ministry of Culture and Islamic Guidance has banned women from appearing in advertisements as it seeks to tighten the country’s hijab and chastity laws.

  • US, Iran to resume indirect talks on nuclear deal Aug 04, 2022 06:38 AM IST

    US, Iran to resume indirect talks on nuclear deal

    The ball is in Washington's court to save the pact, Iran's chief negotiator Ali Bagheri Kani tweeted before heading to Vienna, calling on Washington to "show maturity & act responsibly".

  • Fighter plane crashes in Iran accident injuring pilots Aug 03, 2022 01:36 PM IST

    Fighter plane crashes in Iran accident injuring pilots

    A fighter plane crashed in an accident as it left Shiraz airport in Iran, injuring the pilot and co-pilot who were taken to a hospital for treatment, the Iranian state news agency reported on Wednesday.

  • At least four killed in Iran May protest crackdown Aug 03, 2022 01:33 PM IST

    At least four killed in Iran May protest crackdown

    In a report, Amnesty said the Iranian authorities needed to be held accountable for the "torrent of violence" unleashed against the protesters in the southwest of the country.

  • US targets Chinese, UAE firms in new Iran oil sanctions Aug 02, 2022 11:13 AM IST

    US targets Chinese, UAE firms in new Iran oil sanctions

    The U.S. Treasury and the U.S. State Departments imposed sanctions on a total of six companies, four based in Hong Kong, one in Singapore, and one in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) in actions that were announced in separate statements.

  • We have technical means to produce atom bomb, no intention of doing so: Iran nuclear chief Aug 01, 2022 12:16 PM IST

    We have technical means to produce atom bomb, no intention of doing so: Iran nuclear chief

    Eslami reiterated comments made by Kamal Kharrazi, a senior adviser to Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, in July.

  • Iran will keep IAEA cameras turned off until nuclear deal is restored Jul 25, 2022 01:30 PM IST

    Iran will keep IAEA cameras turned off until nuclear deal is restored

    "Those cameras are related to the nuclear deal. If Westerners return to this pact and we are certain they will not commit any mischief, we will make a decision on these cameras," Mohammad Eslami said.

  • Why the timing of Putin's trip to Iran is significant Jul 23, 2022 03:39 PM IST

    Why the timing of Putin's trip to Iran is significant

    Russian President’s trip to the region soon after that of Biden’s is a signal to Washington that Russia will not be easily dislodged from the Middle East.

  • Putin appears to limp in latest video, once again sparking rumours about health Jul 21, 2022 11:08 AM IST

    Putin appears to limp in latest video, once again sparking rumours about health

    The debate around Putin’s health saw fresh speculation after the Russian president was seen walking with a limp in his latest video from Iran.

  • Putin in Pics | Russia president scores strong support from Iran over Ukraine Jul 20, 2022 11:22 AM IST

    Putin in Pics | Russia president scores strong support from Iran over Ukraine

    In only his second trip abroad since Russia launched the military action in February, Putin conferred with Iranian President Ebrahim Raisi and Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on the conflict in Syria, and he used the trip to discuss a UN-backed proposal to resume exports of Ukrainian grain to ease the global food crisis.

  • Russia deepens Iran ties against West, hits Ukraine with more missiles Jul 20, 2022 07:07 AM IST

    Russia deepens Iran ties against West, hits Ukraine with more missiles

    During his Iran visit Putin also met Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan to discuss a deal that would resume Ukraine's Black Sea grain exports, now blockaded by Russia. Putin said that not all the issues had been resolved yet on grain shipments, "but the fact that there is movement is already good."

  • Joe Biden meets with Arab Gulf countries to counter Iran threat Jul 16, 2022 10:19 AM IST

    Joe Biden meets with Arab Gulf countries to counter Iran threat

    In the Red Sea port city of Jeddah, Biden will meet with heads of state from six Arab Gulf countries, plus Egypt, Jordan and Iraq for a regional summit.

  • INSTC route between India and Russia to see pick-up in trade volumes from next month, say officials Jul 14, 2022 04:51 PM IST

    INSTC route between India and Russia to see pick-up in trade volumes from next month, say officials

    The INSTC is India's grand plan to cut short the time taken for trade shipments to reach Russia and Europe, and enter the central Asian markets, and vice versa.

  • US options to curb Iran’s nuclear ambitions are increasingly limited Jul 14, 2022 09:06 AM IST

    US options to curb Iran’s nuclear ambitions are increasingly limited

    Iran’s oil and gas reserves and its location that makes it vital to several overland trade routes give it tremendous advantages 

  • US, Israel to sign joint pledge on denying nuclear weapon to Iran Jul 14, 2022 08:48 AM IST

    US, Israel to sign joint pledge on denying nuclear weapon to Iran

    A senior Biden administration official, describing the joint declaration for reporters in a conference call, said the agreement will expand on the long-standing security relationship between the United States and Israel.

  • Joe Biden assures Israelis he opposes Iran's nuclear programme Jul 14, 2022 06:53 AM IST

    Joe Biden assures Israelis he opposes Iran's nuclear programme

    The president’s comments came in an interview with Israel’s Channel 12 taped before he left Washington and broadcast Wednesday, hours after the country’s political leaders welcomed him with a red-carpet arrival ceremony at the Tel Aviv airport.

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