Last Updated: Saturday, November 30, 2013, 09:10
The US on Friday exempted some countries, including India and China, from the tough Iranian sanctions act as they continue to reduce their dependence on Iranian oil.
Last Updated: Wednesday, November 20, 2013, 09:19
US President Barack Obama on Tuesday held a meeting with the senators and asked them to not propose new sanctions on Iran for now and permit the world powers to negotiate a nuclear deal.
Last Updated: Wednesday, November 13, 2013, 13:31
Kerry faces a potentially hostile reception Wednesday when he urges skeptical US lawmakers not to proceed with proposed new sanctions aimed at halting Iran`s nuclear drive.
Last Updated: Saturday, October 26, 2013, 13:15
The Obama administration is asking Congress to hold off on enacting new sanctions against Iran.
Last Updated: Tuesday, October 15, 2013, 17:45
Any move to ease sanctions against Iran would be a "historic mistake", Israel`s Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Tuesday warned as Tehran resumed talks with six world powers over its controversial nuclear programme.
Last Updated: Wednesday, October 09, 2013, 00:34
Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Tuesday called for sanctions on Iran to be strengthened to curb its atomic programme, which the Israeli leader said could lead to nuclear military abilities.
Last Updated: Thursday, September 05, 2013, 15:26
An Indian oil tanker seized by Iran in August for allegedly polluting Gulf waters has been allowed to leave the port where it was held, an Iranian official said on Thursday.
Last Updated: Tuesday, August 06, 2013, 09:08
Seventy-six US senators have urged President Barack Obama to impose tougher sanctions on Iran, saying Washington must stress its military option even as new President Hassan Rowhani urges dialogue.
Last Updated: Tuesday, July 16, 2013, 13:37
The United Nations Security Council has refused to back a report claiming that Iran violated UN sanctions when it launched several ballistic missiles last July.
Last Updated: Saturday, June 15, 2013, 15:53
Israeli Defence Minister Moshe Yaalon has called for tougher sanctions against Iran over its nuclear programme regardless of who is elected as its new president, public radio reported on Saturday.
Last Updated: Wednesday, January 16, 2013, 23:43
Iran`s President says the country must move away from dependence on oil revenue to overcome Western sanctions that have slowed the economy and disrupted foreign trade.
Last Updated: Tuesday, October 16, 2012, 10:10
The fresh sanctions on Iran are not targeted against its people, the United States has said
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