South Sudan truce already broken, rebels claim

South Sudan`s rebels on Saturday accused government forces of attacking their positions, just hours after the two sides promised an immediate halt to their nearly 11-month-old civil war.

Afghan negotiator welcomes prisoner release

A top Afghan negotiator hopes that eight members of the Taliban released by Pakistan will serve as mediators in the effort to end war in Afghanistan.

Mideast negotiators to meet for first time in months

A source said that
Palestinian negotiator Saeb Erakat and his Israeli counterpart would meet in Jordan.

Iran negotiator visits China amid sanctions pressure

Iranian nuclear negotiator Saeed Jalili was heading to China to discuss Tehran`s atomic programme, a report said Wednesday, as world pressure grew for fresh sanctions against the Islamic republic.

Indian American nominated as US` chief agriculture negotiator

Prez Obama has nominated an Indian American agricultural scientist for the post of chief agriculture negotiator, a position which has assumed a critical role in the days of tough global negotiations on the concerned issues.

Iran ready for new round of nuclear talks: Top negotiator

Iran is ready for fresh talks with world powers over its controversial nuclear programme after having updated a package of proposals linked to it, Tehran`s top nuclear negotiator said on Tuesday.

Iran `ready` for fresh nuclear talks: Top negotiator

Iran`s top nuclear negotiator said on Tuesday the Islamic republic is ready for fresh talks with world powers over its atomic programme and that is has updated its package of proposals.