Iran`s President Hassan Rowhani talks tough on Iran nuclear rights

Iran`s new President Hassan Rowhani said that Tehran will not give up "one iota" of its nuclear rights, echoing his hardline predecessor, after the UN nuclear watchdog urged improved cooperation.

Sep 10, 2013, 20:38 PM IST

Iran plans to produce drones abroad

Iran is planning to produce unmanned aerial vehicles (UAV) in other countries, a media report said Thursday.

Feb 07, 2013, 21:27 PM IST

Ahmadinejad ready to fly into space

A week after Iran sent a monkey into orbit, President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad said he is ready to become the country`s first astronaut, the Mehr news agency reported Monday.

Feb 05, 2013, 00:11 AM IST

Ahmadinejad says Western sanctions won`t stop Iran

Iran`s prez said that Western sanctions could at the most cause a "quick tap on the brakes" in Tehran`s nuclear programme but will not slow it down.

Dec 19, 2012, 00:10 AM IST

Iran leader warns against public political clashes

Iran`s supreme leader warned government officials and politicians against turning their disputes into a public discussion, calling it "treason" against the state.

Oct 31, 2012, 22:14 PM IST

Iran`s President barred from visiting prison

Iran`s state prosecutor says he has denied permission to Ahmadinejad to visit an imprisoned advisor, a sign of Iranian president`s waning influence.

Oct 22, 2012, 17:32 PM IST

`Ahmadinejad’s cameraman worried about going back to Iran`

The lawyer representing an Iranian cameraman who accompanied President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad to the US, says is concerned about his safety back home.

Oct 03, 2012, 13:41 PM IST

Netanyahu`s bomb prop `childish`: Ahmadinejad

Iran`s president sneered at Israeli`s presentation at the UN last week, calling the cartoon-style drawing of a bomb held up by PM Netanyahu "childish and primitive."

Oct 02, 2012, 23:01 PM IST

‘Ahmadinejad`s media adviser jailed’

Ali-Akbar Javanfekr, has been jailed "for undermining the Islamic establishment and principles", the News Agency reported on Thursday.

Sep 27, 2012, 21:14 PM IST

Iran`s Ahmadinejad calls sanctions `ridiculous`

President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad says the West`s sanctions on Iran`s oil sector are "ridiculous."

Jul 31, 2012, 16:11 PM IST

Shanghai summit: Zardari, Ahmadinejad reach China

Invited by Chinese President Hu Jintao, both leaders will attend the 12th meeting of the Council of Heads of Member States of the SCO, scheduled for Wednesday and Thursday.

Jun 05, 2012, 23:30 PM IST

`Iran can withstand several years of oil blockade`

Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad said Iran has enough funds to withstand a total embargo on its oil sales for several years.

Apr 10, 2012, 18:38 PM IST

`Iranian released from US prison to be deported`

An Iranian whose release
reportedly had been sought by Iran`s President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad is undergoing deportation proceedings after serving a five year prison sentence for arms smuggling.

Mar 14, 2012, 10:49 AM IST

Ahmadinejad rivals leading in Parliament vote

Conservative rivals of President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad were leading in the race for parliament, according to early election results on Saturday.

Mar 03, 2012, 22:45 PM IST

Ahmadinejad seeks rebound in Iranian elections

Ahmadinejad`s supporters are favouring stealth tactics for the first vote since the chaos after the disputed presidential outcome in June 2009.

Feb 09, 2012, 12:52 PM IST

Iran ready for nuclear talks: Ahmadinejad

Iran`s Prez says Iran is ready for nuclear talks with the world powers amid toughening sanctions aimed at forcing Tehran to sharply scale back its nuclear program.

Jan 26, 2012, 18:23 PM IST

Ahmadinejad meets Fidel Castro

Two of Washington`s top irritants,
Mahmoud Ahmadinejad and Fidel Castro, held a two-hour meeting
to discuss world events.

Jan 13, 2012, 15:25 PM IST

Iran`s Ahmadinejad to seek Latin American support

Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad will seek support from Latin America`s leftist leaders on a tour starting on Sunday.

Jan 07, 2012, 21:03 PM IST

Ahmadinejad revokes appointment of son-in-law

Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad
revoked his decision to appoint Mahdi Khorshidi-Azad as the director of ISIRI.

Jan 04, 2012, 13:20 PM IST

US sanctions will meet Iran central bank strength

Iran`s central bank will confront new
US sanctions with "strength," President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad said.

Jan 01, 2012, 22:03 PM IST

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