IAEA confirms Iran's commitment to N-deal

 The International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) has released a new report confirming Iran`s commitment to an interim nuclear deal it signed with the six world powers last year.

US says not discussing extending Iran talks deadline

The US is not discussing extending the deadline to strike a nuclear deal with Iran beyond November 24, a senior US official said Wednesday following comments from other figures suggesting such a move.

Tough issues remain on Iran, but nuclear `deal not out of reach`: John Kerry

US Secretary of State John Kerry said Tuesday he believed a nuclear deal with Iran was still in sight, despite a deadlock in talks just six weeks before a final accord is due.

Iran nuclear deal would boost cooperation: Rouhani

If Iran and world powers will reach a long-term nuclear deal that ends sanctions against Tehran, it will open the door to deeper cooperation on regional peace and stability and the fight against terrorism, Iran`s president said on Tuesday.

Iran, world powers start new round of nuclear talks

Iran and six major countries started a new round of talks towards a comprehensive agreement on its nuclear programme at the United Nations headquarters in New York Friday.

Nuclear deal elusive as Iran, six powers resume talks in New York

A diplomatic breakthrough is unlikely on a nuclear deal to end sanctions against Iran when talks resume in New York this week between Tehran and six world powers deadlocked after a year of negotiations.

US, Iran hold second day of nuclear talks in Geneva

US and Iranian officials were meeting for a second day of negotiations in Switzerland on Friday as they work towards hammering out a full nuclear deal ahead of a November deadline.

Nuclear deal possible if world is `sincere`: Iran

A top Iranian negotiator said Friday that a comprehensive nuclear agreement with the West remains possible before a November deadline, as long as world powers are sincere during upcoming talks.

India, Australia sign landmark civil nuclear deal
India, Australia sign landmark civil nuclear deal

India and Australia on Friday inked a significant civil nuclear agreement which will allow Canberra to supply uranium to the energy-starved country even as the two countries discussed ways to enhance cooperation in key areas of security and trade.

India an emerging democratic superpower: Australia's PM Tony Abbott
India an emerging democratic superpower: Australia's PM Tony Abbott

Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott, who started his India visit from Mumbai where he arrived early Thursday, paid homage to the 26/11 terror attack victims, addressed business leaders, launched Australian Government's New Colombo Plan in India, and attended felicitation ceremony of young cricketers by Oz cricket greats Adam Gilchrist and Brett Lee at Cricket Club of India.

Nuclear deal likely during Australia PM Abbott's visit to India

Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott arrives here Thursday on a two-day visit that is expected to see inking of a nuclear cooperation agreement that would enable uranium sales by Australia to India.

Australian PM Tony Abbott supports uranium deal with India

Ahead of his visit to India, Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott today strongly supported sealing of the much-awaited uranium export deal with the country under "suitable safeguards".

Australia satisfied with India's nuclear safeguards: Trade Minister

Australia said it is "satisfied" with the nuclear safeguards India has in place, signalling sealing a much-awaited deal on uranium export during Prime Minister Tony Abbott's visit to Delhi this week.

Narendra Modi embarks on Japan visit amid 'great expectations'

Prime Minister Narendra Modi left for Japan Saturday morning on his maiden bilateral visit outside the Indian subcontinent, which is expected to open new vistas in the bilateral ties and take the Strategic and Global Partnership to a higher level.

Iran won`t sign nuclear deal `at any price`

Iran is committed to securing a nuclear agreement with world powers but will not sign one "at any price", its negotiators said on Monday, as a key deadline for Tehran nears.

Australia, India to sign civil nuclear agreement next month: Report

Australia and India have reached a deal on the much awaited civil nuclear agreement, which will be formally signed by Prime Minister Tony Abbott during his visit to Delhi next month, according to a report on Monday.

Iran tells UN nuclear chief no talks on missiles

Iranian President told the visiting head of the UN nuclear watchdog that Tehran will not discuss its long-range missile program as part of talks aimed at resolving a decade-long nuclear dispute.

Iran`s Rouhani blasts critics as `political cowards`

Iran`s President Hassan Rouhani delivered a broadside today at critics of his efforts to engage with the West and seek a nuclear deal, accusing them of political cowardice and mischief.

India for early conclusion of nuke deal with Japan

Ahead of Modi`s high-profile visit to Japan, India today conveyed to its strategic partner that it was "very keen" on bringing the negotiations on a bilateral civil nuclear deal to its logical conclusion as soon as possible.

US negotiator gives no hard deadline for Iran deal

Obama administration`s chief nuclear negotiator refused on Tuesday to provide a hard deadline for a deal with Iran to prevent it from developing nuclear weapons.