Iran to back Syria against `foreign plots`

Iran`s Supreme National Security Council secretary Saeed Jalili said that the Islamic republic will back Syria against any "foreign plots".

Sanctions-hit Iran to be richer, thanks to NAM summit

Sanctions-hit Iran government has earned millions of US dollars by hosting the 13th Non-Aligned Movement Summit.

Moderate earthquake jolts eastern Iran

The earthquake hit a district near the town of Qaen before dawn and there were no immediate reports of casualties or damage.

UN chief urges Iran to allay nuclear concerns

UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon urged Iran to allay international concerns over its controversial nuclear program.

NAM: UNSC past its expiry date, says Khamenei

Iranian supreme leader Ayatollah Khamenei termed the US and its Western allies as "bullies" trying to monopolise nuclear fuel production.

NAM summit: Iran says won`t abandon nuke programme

The Non-Aligned Movement Summit of the 120-nations grouping opens with Iran assuming the Chair from Egypt for the next three years.

Iran goes all out to make NAM Summit a success

Iran has pulled out all stops to ensure a smooth sail of the 16th Non-Aligned Movement Summit.

`Iran ready to transfer nuke experience to Egypt`

Egyptian President Mohammed Mursi would visit Iran`s Bushehr nuclear power plant on the sideline of the Non-Aligned Movement summit in Tehran.

NAM summit proves `failure` of US sanctions: Iran

The US feels that Iran will use the opportunity of hosting Non-Aligned Movement summit for furthering its propaganda.

US hopes UN chief will remind Iran of its obligations

United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon will visit Iran to attend the XVI Non-Aligned Movement Summit.

`Iran to back Syrian govt under any circumstances`

Iran`s Parliament Speaker Ali Larijani said a big global and regional conspiracy has been hatched against Syria.

`West should recognise Iran’s nuclear rights`

Iran is ready to collaborate with the International Atomic Energy Agency to remove the concerns of the P5+1.

Iran holds air defence drills

During three days of air defence exercises, the Iranian military units downed several mock pilotless aircraft.

Ahmadinejad suffers parliamentary poll setback

Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad`s supporters won just 13 of the 65 seats that were up for election.

Moderate earthquake jolts western Iran, injures 8

Iran is located on seismic fault lines and is prone to earthquakes, experiencing at least one slight quake a day on average.

`Pre-conditions to Iran N-talks unacceptable`

Iranian Foreign Minister said Iran would not agree to world powers imposing pre-conditions ahead of the resumption of nuclear talks.

Iran vows to stand by its nuclear rights

Iran told visiting former Japanese premier Yukio Hatoyama that it hopes upcoming talks with world powers will lead "towards trust building”.

Iran, Turkey sharply differ on Syria

Turkey has built close economic ties with Iran and has been at odds with US over the best way to get Tehran to halt nuclear program.

`Diplomacy must stop Iran`s mad dash to nukes`

Preventing a "mad dash" by Iran to acquire nuclear weapons is America`s gravest foreign policy challenge, Senator John Kerry said.

Iran, Europeans discuss sanctions

The United States and its allies accuse Iran of seeking nuclear weapons, a charge Tehran denies.