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US threatens 'strongest' sanctions on Iran, seeks sweeping change

US threatens 'strongest' sanctions on Iran, seeks sweeping change

Weeks after the United States pulled out of an international nuclear deal with Iran, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Monday spelt out a hardline approach towards the Islamic Republic.

May 22, 2018, 00:49 AM IST
 Talks with President Vladimir Putin will strengthen special and privileged strategic partnership between India and Russia: PM Narendra Modi

Talks with President Vladimir Putin will strengthen special and privileged strategic partnership between India and Russia: PM Narendra Modi

PM Modi is travelling to Russia at President Putin's invitation for an informal summit in Sochi. 

May 20, 2018, 19:17 PM IST
Countries that continue to deal with Iran could face US sanctions: National Security Advisor John Bolton

Countries that continue to deal with Iran could face US sanctions: National Security Advisor John Bolton

Europeans are going to face the effect of US sanctions already because much of what they'd like to sell to Iran involves US technology for which the licenses will not be available, the Trump administration said on Sunday.

May 13, 2018, 23:58 PM IST
Iran turns to diplomacy amid high regional tensions

Iran turns to diplomacy amid high regional tensions

After US pulled out of a nuclear deal with Iran, Tehran is on the path of reaching out to countries like China, Russia and major European powers.

May 11, 2018, 18:25 PM IST
Fear, loathing and dismay in Iran as Trump exits nuclear deal

Fear, loathing and dismay in Iran as Trump exits nuclear deal

President Donald Trump on Tuesday announced that the United States was withdrawing from the nuclear deal and reimposing sanctions on Iran.

May 10, 2018, 00:17 AM IST
Donald Trump pulls US from Iran nuclear deal, to revive sanctions

Donald Trump pulls US from Iran nuclear deal, to revive sanctions

The 2015 deal, worked out by the United States, five other international powers and Iran, eased sanctions on Iran in exchange for Tehran limiting its nuclear programme.

May 09, 2018, 00:44 AM IST
Donald Trump announces US withdrawal from nuclear deal with Iran, alienates European allies

Donald Trump announces US withdrawal from nuclear deal with Iran, alienates European allies

The fallout of the announcement could be in the form of conflict in the West Asia region and soaring global oil prices. 

May 08, 2018, 23:55 PM IST
 Donald Trump to announce decision on Iran nuclear deal; we are prepared, says Tehran

Donald Trump to announce decision on Iran nuclear deal; we are prepared, says Tehran

The Iran deal, negotiated during the administration of Barack Obama, eased economic sanctions on Iran in exchange for Tehran limiting its nuclear program. 

May 08, 2018, 18:13 PM IST
Iran calls Netanyahu 'infamous liar' over nuclear allegations

Iran calls Netanyahu 'infamous liar' over nuclear allegations

Iran on Tuesday branded Israeli PM an "infamous liar" over his allegations of a secret Iranian nuclear weapons programme.

May 02, 2018, 00:53 AM IST
Trump, Macron call for new nuclear deal with Iran

Trump, Macron call for new nuclear deal with Iran

French President and his American counterpart called jointly on Tuesday for a new nuclear deal with Iran.

Apr 25, 2018, 00:21 AM IST
Both Israel, Egypt pushed US to 'bomb Iran' before 2015 nuclear deal: John Kerry

Both Israel, Egypt pushed US to 'bomb Iran' before 2015 nuclear deal: John Kerry

Kerry is defending the deal during a forum in Washington. 

Nov 29, 2017, 07:47 AM IST
Iran urges Europe to defy Trump on imposing new sanctions

Iran urges Europe to defy Trump on imposing new sanctions

Iran has warned that the only way to stop its nuclear deal from collapsing is for Europe to defy any US reimposition of sanctions.

Oct 01, 2017, 06:51 AM IST

Faulty devices help keep Iran in nuclear deal limits: Report

Frequent breakdowns of advanced uranium enrichment devices have inadvertently helped Iran comply with restrictions in the international agreement curbing its nuclear program, according to a new report by a Washington-based think tank.

Sep 22, 2017, 08:40 AM IST
Donald Trump signaled dislike, but not demise of Iran deal: Envoy

Donald Trump signaled dislike, but not demise of Iran deal: Envoy

Tehran on Tuesday denounced Trump`s remarks as "shameless and ignorant" and said he ignored "Iran`s fight against terrorism."

Sep 20, 2017, 20:57 PM IST
Donald Trump has grounds to say Iran violating nuclear deal: Nikki Haley

Donald Trump has grounds to say Iran violating nuclear deal: Nikki Haley

Nikki Haley said the US must consider the regime's repeated demonstrated hostility towards the United States.

Sep 06, 2017, 12:53 PM IST
Iran rejects inspection of military sites under nuclear deal

Iran rejects inspection of military sites under nuclear deal

A senior military adviser to Iran`s supreme leader said on Sunday that inspecting Iranian military sites under the pretext of the international nuclear deal is "impossible", state TV reported.

Aug 28, 2017, 06:11 AM IST

Iran reiterates: New US sanctions are breach of nuclear deal

Deputy foreign minister  Abbas Araghchi says Iran has prepared a list of 16 measures Iran would take against the US action.

Aug 03, 2017, 11:56 AM IST
US President Donald Trump warns ''emboldened'' Iran to comply with nuclear deal

US President Donald Trump warns ''emboldened'' Iran to comply with nuclear deal

Trump issued a veiled threat to Iran on Tuesday, warning Tehran to adhere to the terms of a nuclear deal with world powers or else face "big, big problems."

Jul 26, 2017, 07:44 AM IST

US says Iran complying with nuclear deal

The US has said that Iran is continuing to comply with the terms of the nuclear deal that curbed Tehran`s nuclear programme in exchange for sanctions` relief, the media reported.

Jul 18, 2017, 13:01 PM IST
UN confirms Iran complying with nuclear deal

UN confirms Iran complying with nuclear deal

Iran is sticking to the 2015 nuclear deal with major world powers even as tensions rise with US President Donald Trump, a UN atomic watchdog report showed on Friday.

Jun 02, 2017, 22:22 PM IST