India engages with Iran on Chabahar-Zahedan railway project
During the visit of the Prime Minister to Iran in May 2016, a MoU was signed between Indian Railways’ IRCON and Iranian Railways’ CDTIC (Construction & Development of Transportation Infrastructures Company) for construction of the Chabahar-Zahedan Railway Project, MoS External Affairs V Muraleedharan said in Lok Sabha in reply to a query.
Iran vows to go after Americans who killed top general
U.S. President Donald Trump warned this week that Washington would harshly respond to ...
Iran says it supports OPEC as far its interests are protected
"We support OPEC as far as the interests of the Islamic Republic of Iran are se...
Iran’s Supreme leader launches twitter handle in Hindi signalling outreach
Ylwa Pettersson, Twitter’s head policy for the Nordic countries and Israel, said the tweets posted by Ayatollah Khamenei’s account do not violate the company’s rules.
India and Iran set to revive regional approach model for stabilising Afghanistan
ET has learnt that the discussions also included regional security issues, and both agreed that security in the region is inter-connected. In this regard, the two Ministers referred to shared views of India and Iran for peace and stability in Afghanistan.
Iran paid Taliban for attacks on Americans in Afghanistan: Report
US identified payments tied to six attacks last year, including an attack in December on a building outside Bagram Air Base near Kabul.
Foreign minister S Jaishankar meet Iranian counterpart Javad Zarif in Tehran
India and Iran discussed the emerging Afghan situation and the prevailing atmosphere in the Gulf region, besides giving a push to connectivity projects when foreign minister S Jaishankar met his counterpart Javad Zarif in Tehran as part of efforts to keep up the momentum in their partnership.
United Nations blocks US bid to trigger 'snapback' sanctions on Iran
The Trump administration accuses Tehran of failing to comply with the terms of the historic 2015 Iran nuclear deal, and is demanding the Security Council reimpose sanctions on the Islamic Republic.
Donald Trump vows '1,000 times greater' response to any attack by Iran
A US media report, quoting unnamed officials, said that an alleged Iranian plot to assassinate the US ambassador to South Africa was planned before the presidential election in November.
After defeat in the UN Security Council, US readies demand for Iran sanctions
The sanctions had been eased under the 2015 nuclear deal that President Donald Trump withdrew from two years ago. But last week the U.S. lost its long-shot bid to indefinitely extend an international arms embargo on Iran and has now moved to a new diplomatic line of attack.
Covid-19 lockdown: 40 stranded Indian fishermen return from Iran
40 Stranded Indian fishermen returned from Iran on July 15. Fishermen were stuck in Iran from over 4 months after coronavirus-induced lockdo...
How a Facebook engineer became an informant for Iran’s Revolutionary Guard
Facebook engineer Behdad Esfahbod said he was arrested by Revolutionary Guard intelligence agents on the streets of Tehran, held in solitary confinement for seven days and psychologically tortured into promising to cooperate, which he never did. He has since struggled as his mental health, marriage and career fell apart. He said he had considered suicide.
Iran rejects US demand for UN to restore sanctions against the Islamic state
Iran has rejected a U.S. demand for the United Nations to restore sanctions against the Islamic state. The Trump administration on Thursday ...
Donald Trump vows to trigger 'snapback' of Iran sanctions at United Nations
The United States has threatened to trigger a return of all U.N. sanctions on Iran using a provision in a 2015 nuclear deal between Iran and world powers, known as snapback, even though Trump abandoned the accord in 2018. Diplomats have said the United States would face a tough, messy battle in any such move.
Iran announces locally made ballistic and cruise missiles amid US tensions
"The surface-to-surface missile, called martyr Qassem Soleimani, has a range of 1,400 km and the cruise missile, called martyr Abu Mahdi, has a range of over 1,000 km," Hatami said in a televised speech.