Kazakhstan to host first IAEA-managed nuclear fuel bank

The International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) and Kazakhstan signed an agreement on Thursday to locate the world`s first bank of low-enriched uranium (LEU) in the ex-Soviet nation to ensure fuel supplies for nuclear power stations and encourage nuclear non-proliferation.

IAEA asks for extra money to monitor Iran's N-plan

 The UN nuclear watchdog on Tuesday called for contributions to help with inspection of Iran`s nuclear programme after last month`s agreement between Iran and six world powers.

UN nuclear watchdog `disturbed` by Iran inspection claims

 The UN nuclear watchdog head said Thursday he was "disturbed" by inaccurate claims that inspections of Iran`s nuclear facilities will be the responsibility of the Iranians themselves.

UN nuclear chief to talk to Senate critics of Iran nuke deal

US Senators who accuse the Obama administration of making secret deals with Iran that go beyond the publicly known nuclear pact will get a chance next week to question the head of the UN agency said to be linked to the alleged clandestine documents.

UN endorses Iran deal, paves way to lift sanctions

The UN Security Council on Monday unanimously adopted a resolution that endorses the historic deal on Iran`s nuclear program and clears a path for international sanctions crippling its economy to be lifted.

What happens next in Iran nuclear deal?
What happens next in Iran nuclear deal?

 Following is a timeline for the implementation of a historic deal signed between Iran and six major powers on July 14 to curb Iran`s nuclear programme in exchange for relief from sanctions.

Iran MPs to make "constructive" study of nuclear deal: Larijani

 Iran`s conservative-dominated parliament wants Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif to brief it on a nuclear deal he negotiated with world powers and will examine the agreement in a "constructive spirit", official media reported on Wednesday.

Iran atomic bomb probe may be completed in 2015: IAEA
Iran atomic bomb probe may be completed in 2015: IAEA

 A long-delayed investigation into whether Iran has sought to develop nuclear weapons could be completed by the end of the year with Tehran`s help, the head of the UN atomic watchdog said Saturday.

Iran, US inching towards nuclear deal

Global powers appeared late Friday to be inching towards a historic nuclear deal as the Iranian foreign minister said the world had never been closer to ending a 13-year standoff with Tehran.

UN nuke agency chief says 'more work' needed on Iran probe

Hopes dimmed on Friday of Iran fulfilling a key US demand at nuclear talks by cooperating with a probe of allegations that it secretly worked on nuclear arms.

IAEA says Iran uranium stockpile reduced, but questions remain

Iran`s stockpile of low-enriched uranium gas dropped below the maximum level required under a 2013 interim nuclear agreement with world powers, a U.N. report showed, but a U.S. think-tank suggested Tehran had not entirely met its obligations.

IAEA chief to have talks in Iran: Diplomatic sources
IAEA chief to have talks in Iran: Diplomatic sources

 The head of the UN nuclear watchdog, Yukiya Amano, is to travel to Iran to have meetings about a deal to rein in the Iranian atomic programme, diplomatic sources told AFP.

Iran talks may miss June 30 deadline: US

High-stakes talks to nail down a historic deal with Iran to curtail its nuclear program may slip past a June 30 deadline, a top US official admitted for the first time Thursday.

G7 backs Iran-P5+1 efforts for final n-deal

 The group of seven advanced economies, G7, has thrown its support behind efforts by Iran and the P5+1 countries to achieve a final agreement over Tehran`s nuclear programme.

UN, Iran head for showdown over nuclear inspections

The chief UN nuclear inspector said Monday that Iran has already committed to letting his experts see Iranian military sites and Iranian atomic scientists despite an alleged ban by Tehran, deepening a confrontation over how much openness Iran must accept under any nuclear deal.

Interim deal to help show any military side of Iran nuclear past: UN

Any possible military dimensions of Iran`s nuclear past can be clarified if the details of a preliminary deal sealed in April between Tehran and six world powers are implemented, the head of the UN nuclear watchdog said on Monday.

Iran's n-bomb research plan could be long: IAEA

 The UN nuclear agency might need years to resolve Tehran`s alleged nuclear weapon programme with Iran`s cooperation, the agency`s chief said here on Monday.

UN atomic watchdog wants more cooperation from Iran

The UN atomic watchdog chief called Monday on Iran to cooperate more in a probe into alleged nuclear weapons activity, a key part in a hoped-for historic deal with world powers.

Iran nuclear talks snag on access to military sites

 With the top US and Iranian diplomats meeting Saturday in Geneva one month before a deadline for a historic nuclear deal, demands for UN inspections of Iranian military bases appear to be becoming a problem.

Iran provides some information in U.N. nuclear inquiry: IAEA

Iran has provided some information about one of two open items in a UN nuclear watchdog investigation into whether it may have researched an atomic bomb, the International Atomic Energy Agency reported on Friday.