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Ahmadinejad gets post-presidency seat in top Iran council

Last Updated: Monday, August 05, 2013, 21:10

Iran`s supreme leader on Monday appointed Mahmoud Ahmadinejad to the Expediency Council, the country`s top political arbitration body headed by an avid critic of the outgoing president.

Iran`s Rouhani takes oath, Ansari attends ceremony

Last Updated: Sunday, August 04, 2013, 18:40

Hassan Rouhani, a moderate cleric who was a surprise winner in the recent elections, took oath on Sunday as Iran`s seventh President at a ceremony attended by a galaxy of world leaders, including Hamid Ansari, Vice President of India, with which he has pledged to expand ties.

Nuclear solution `easy`: Iran`s top leader

Last Updated: Thursday, June 27, 2013, 16:34

Iran`s supreme leader says a solution to the nuclear impasse with the West is "easy" if the country`s foes are serious about reaching a deal.

Keep up nuclear pressure on Iran: Netanyahu

Last Updated: Sunday, June 16, 2013, 18:15

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said world should keep up pressure on Iran to rein in its nuclear programme and avoid thinking the election of a moderate president will bring change.

Iran Presidential Elections 2013: Facts you must know

Last Updated: Friday, June 14, 2013, 15:34

Iranians vote on June 14 in a Presidential Election in which a successor to hard-line Mahmoud Ahmadinejad.

Khamenei calls for high voting in Iran elections

Last Updated: Friday, June 14, 2013, 13:15

Iran`s supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei has called for a high turnout as over 60,000 polling stations opened across the country on Friday for the 11th presidential elections.

Iran contenders urge calm as officials report big turnout

Last Updated: Friday, June 14, 2013, 09:18

6 contenders for Iran`s president issued appeal for calm as officials extended polling hours in first election since outgoing President Mahmoud`s Ahmadinejad`s 2009 re-election sparked mass protests.

Iran media praises heated presidential debate

Last Updated: Saturday, June 08, 2013, 22:10

Iran`s media on Saturday hailed the latest televised debate of presidential candidates, highlighting sharp exchanges among them on topics such as the nuclear issue and political freedom.

Iran Presidential Elections: `Don’t appease West`

Last Updated: Tuesday, June 04, 2013, 15:18

Iran`s top leader is urging presidential candidates not to make concessions to the West.

US puts sanctions on top aide of Iran`s ayatollah

Last Updated: Friday, May 31, 2013, 11:02

The US has made it easier for Americans to export advanced communications equipment to Iranian civilians.

Over 680 hopefuls for Iran`s presidential poll

Last Updated: Sunday, May 12, 2013, 10:10

The youngest candidate is 19 years old and the oldest one is 87 years old, the minister said Saturday.

Iran candidate vows `constructive` diplomacy

Last Updated: Thursday, April 11, 2013, 21:37

Iran`s former nuclear negotiator, now a candidate in Iran`s presidential election, pledged on Thursday to improve rocky relations with the West if he is elected.