Iran vows nuclear enrichment `without limits` unless sanctions end

Iran is ready to resume nuclear enrichment "without any limitations" unless sanctions are totally and immediately removed at the end of negotiations, Foreign Minister Javad Zarif said Friday.

Obama `not surprised` at Russia missile sale to Iran

US President Barack Obama said Friday he was not surprised that Russia lifted its ban on supplying missile systems to Iran, despite the move coming at the height of intense international talks on Tehran`s nuclear program.

Mexico scrambles to find stolen radioactive material

Authorities appealed for help among Mexico`s population on Thursday to locate stolen radioactive material, the latest theft of such dangerous substances in the country.

No breakthrough between Iran and UN nuclear watchdog

The UN nuclear watchdog said it had a "constructive exchange" with Iran this week but there was no sign of a breakthrough on aspects of its nuclear programme that the agency says Tehran has failed to fully address.

No breakthrough in UN nuclear watchdog`s Iran talks

Important talks between the UN atomic watchdog and Iran appeared Thursday to have failed to produce any breakthrough on a stalled probe into Tehran`s alleged past efforts to develop nuclear weapons.

New round of Iran nuclear talks April 22-23 in Vienna: EU

Major world powers and Iran will hold fresh talks in Vienna on April 22-23 to build on the framework accord reached on Tehran`s contested nuclear programme, the EU announced Thursday.

Israel slams Russia decision to lift Iran missile ban

Israel on Monday denounced Russia`s decision to lift a ban on supplying Iran with sophisticated S-300 air defence missile systems as proof of Tehran`s newfound "legitimacy" following nuclear talks.

Japan's nuclear industry pledges to refire reactors

Japan's pro-nuclear lobby pledged on Monday that 2015 would be the year reactors are restarted, despite public wariness that has lingered since the Fukushima disaster.

Iran lawmakers demand `fact sheet` on nuclear deal

A majority of Iranian lawmakers on Sunday demanded the country`s negotiators publish a "fact sheet" on a newly agreed framework nuclear accord, while denouncing details laid out in an American version.

Nuclear-capable Dhanush missile successfully test-fired

India on Thursday successfully test-fired its nuclear-capable Dhanush ballistic missile with a strike range of 350 km from a naval ship off the Odisha coast.

Netanyahu blasts Iran nuclear deal

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Sunday again denounced the agreement between Tehran and world powers as a "bad deal" that "endangers" Israel and will leave Iran with a large nuclear infrastructure.

Whiteboard: The secret weapon at the Iran talks

In this hi-tech age of gadgets and gizmos, a simple whiteboard found in classrooms around the globe was the tool that helped negotiators seal the complex parameters of a Iran nuclear deal.

China says Iran deal good for Sino-US relations

This week`s framework nuclear deal with Iran was also good for boosting relations between China and the United States, Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi said in a call with U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry.

Nuclear deal is start of new relationship with world: Iran president

Iran`s president said on Friday that a framework for a nuclear deal was just the first step toward building a new relationship with the world, after his countrymen greeted the announcement of the accord with celebrations in the streets.

Obama, Congress tilt over Iran deal

President Barack Obama now has a framework nuclear deal with America`s Iranian foe, but as he tries to build it into a binding accord he faces enemies closer to home.

No deal yet on timing of sanctions relief for Iran: France

France`s Foreign Minister warned Friday that the tricky issue of when crippling sanctions on Iran would be lifted following a framework deal over its nuclear programme was "not yet solved."

Obama invites Gulf leaders to spring Camp David summit

US President Barack Obama said Thursday that he has invited Gulf leaders to a spring summit at Camp David to discuss security cooperation in the region.

Iran will be a `participant` in nuclear fuel market: Zarif

A full nuclear deal with Iran will enable it to participate in the global nuclear fuel market, Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said Thursday.

Zarif says `seize the moment` as Iran talks hit final stretch

Iran`s foreign minister Wednesday told world powers to "seize the moment" and drop "excessive demands" as marathon high-stakes nuclear talks headed into another long bruising night of hard bargaining.

Who`s saying what at the Iran nuclear talks

After 18 months of talks to rein in Iran`s nuclear ambitions, some of the world`s top diplomats were negotiating into the night Tuesday with a midnight deadline set to be abandoned.