Iran`s Khamenei rejects direct talks with US

Supreme leader of Iran, Ayatollah Ali Khamenei Thursday bluntly rejected the US proposal of a direct talk.

Mideast direct talks `only way` to peace: UN

Israel and the Palestinians have agreed to re-launch talks on Sept 2 in US.

Progress in efforts to launch direct talks: Palestine

The Palestinians have resisted pressure to meet face-to-face with Israeli PM.

No point in direct talks with Israel now: Abbas

Palestinian leader is under US pressure to resume direct talks with Israel.

Direct talks with Maoists will solve problem: Lalu

Central and state governments should take immediate steps to hold direct talks with Maoists to find a lasting solution to the problem, RJD president Lalu Prasad said on Saturday.