Iranian

US Air Force official: Missile targeting Saudis was Iranian

Saudi Arabia long has accused Iran of supplying weapons to the Shiite rebels known as Houthis and their allies, though Tehran has just as long denied supplying them.

Nov 11, 2017, 00:00 AM IST
Trump to unveil new responses to Iranian 'bad behaviour': White House

Trump to unveil new responses to Iranian 'bad behaviour': White House

"The president isn`t looking at one piece of this. He`s looking at all of the bad behaviour of Iran," Sarah Huckabee Sanders, the White House press secretary, told reporters.

Oct 07, 2017, 07:00 AM IST
WATCH: Surender Nada makes fun of napping Fazel Atrachali in PKL

WATCH: Surender Nada makes fun of napping Fazel Atrachali in PKL

It indeed was one embarrassing moment for the Iranian, but the packed crowd enjoyed the moment, which spurred Nada to do some celebration too.

Aug 09, 2017, 21:46 PM IST
Istanbul bomber identified as Turkish member of Islamic State

Istanbul bomber identified as Turkish member of Islamic State

Efkan Ala identified the bomber as a man born in the southern province of Gaziantep, adding that five people have been detained so far in relation to the bombing.

Mar 20, 2016, 18:35 PM IST
Three Israelis, one Iranian killed in Istanbul attack: Turkish media

Three Israelis, one Iranian killed in Istanbul attack: Turkish media

Three Israelis and one Iranian were killed in Saturday`s suicide bombing in a busy shopping district of Istanbul, Turkish media reported.

Mar 19, 2016, 22:59 PM IST

Assad hails Iran, Russia role in war on terror

Iran and Russia have been the crucial allies of the Syrian government throughout the long-running conflict in Syria.

Mar 19, 2016, 22:05 PM IST
ISL must establish academies to develop Indian football: Iranian footballer Jamshid Nassiri

ISL must establish academies to develop Indian football: Iranian footballer Jamshid Nassiri

Former Iranian footballer Jamshid Nassiri feels instead of focusing more on the established players, Indian Super League (ISL) should spent few crores in establishing academies to develop untapped youngsters and improve Indian football.

Sep 10, 2015, 14:11 PM IST

Iranian hardliners call for rejection of nuclear deal

Iran's official IRNA news agency is reporting around 50 hard-line students and activists have staged a rally, calling on the parliament to reject the landmark nuclear deal reached with world powers last month.

Aug 16, 2015, 22:50 PM IST

Australia violated expelled Iranian`s rights: United Nations

Australia violated the rights of an Iranian man forced from the country he had lived in for 16 years over vague national security concerns, a UN watchdog said Thursday.

Apr 30, 2015, 20:58 PM IST

Iranian negotiator says nuclear deal `doable`, `two or three` issues remain

A nuclear deal between Iran and world powers is "doable" with "two or three" issues left to resolve, Tehran`s lead negotiator said in crunch talks in Switzerland.

Mar 30, 2015, 01:33 AM IST

Iran courts must decide fate of detained US journalist: FM

Iran hopes the case of an American journalist jailed in Tehran on ambiguous charges can be resolved, but stresses it is a matter for the courts, the foreign minister insisted Wednesday.

Jan 14, 2015, 23:28 PM IST

Iran backs Russia's Syria talks initiative

Iran backs talks between the Syrian government and the opposition groups, a senior Iranian diplomat was quoted as saying by media Thursday.

Dec 18, 2014, 22:17 PM IST

Five nuclear engineers murdered near Damascus: Monitor

Unknown assailants killed five nuclear engineers Sunday while they were on a bus just north of Damascus, near the research centre where they worked, a monitor said on Sunday.

Nov 10, 2014, 04:45 AM IST

Iranians mark anniversary of US Embassy takeover

Thousands of Iranians are chanting "Down with America" at a major anti-US rally to mark the anniversary of the 1979 takeover of the US Embassy in Tehran.

Nov 04, 2014, 17:55 PM IST

Iranian is first woman to win prestigious math prize

An Iranian-born mathematician has become the first woman to win a prestigious global prize known as the Field Medal, the International Congress of Mathematicians has announced.

Aug 13, 2014, 04:29 AM IST

5.1 magnitude quake hits southern Iran

A 5.1 magnitude earthquake shook a southern Iranian city today, US seismologists said, with the tremor felt as far away as Dubai but no immediate reports of casualties.

May 27, 2014, 14:00 PM IST

Large explosion rocks northern Iranian city

A heavy explosion rocked an industrial city in northern Iran on Tuesday, state television said, saying that no one has been reported killed so far.

May 07, 2014, 02:46 AM IST

Iran says nuclear experts to hold talks in New York

Iran and world powers will resume technical talks next month in New York ahead of further negotiations on a lasting nuclear deal, a senior Iranian official said on Saturday.

Apr 19, 2014, 17:29 PM IST

Ex-Marine gets 10-year sentence in Iran: Report

An Iranian news agency is reporting that an appeals court has overturned a death sentence of an American man convicted of working for the CIA, instead sentencing him to 10 years in prison.

Apr 13, 2014, 00:09 AM IST

`No replacement for Iran`s UN envoy`

Iran`s ambassador-designate to the UN cannot be replaced, an Iranian minister said Saturday.

Apr 12, 2014, 17:44 PM IST