Iran begins answering nuclear allegations: IAEA

Iran has begun to answer long-held allegations of efforts to develop nuclear weapons ahead of an August 25 deadline, the UN atomic watchdog`s chief said on Monday.

IAEA chief says visit to Iran ``useful``

The head of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) said on Sunday that his brief visit to Iran and talks with top Iranian officials were "useful", as he offered new proposals to boost cooperation between the UN nuclear watchdog and the Islamic republic.

IAEA chief urges Iran to cooperate with inspectors

The head of the UN`s atomic watchdog
urged Iran to engage constructively with a team of inspectors heading to Tehran, after a damning report on Iran`s
nuclear programme.

IAEA chief says Iran `key priority` for 2012

The head of the UN atomic agency Yukiya Amano said Iran`s nuclear programme will be his main focus this year, according to remarks released.

IAEA chief visits crippled Japan nuke plant

Yukiya Amano seeks to survey efforts to contain the world`s worst nuclear disaster in 25 years.

IAEA chief seeks bigger crisis role

Yukiya Amano would like to see IAEA more involved in damage control from future nuclear disaster.

IAEA chief says to meet Iran FM, wants cooperation

Iran`s refusal to halt enrichment has led to four rounds of UN sanctions on the major oil producer.

UN nuke safety meeting ends with ambitious plans

The IAEA chief said the conference had drawn up a post-Fukushima road map to avoid or mitigate future nuclear reactor disasters.

N-energy’s growth lacklustre: IAEA chief

Yukiya Amano has admitted to the rather lacklustre performance of nuclear energy globally.

Fukushima situation remains very serious: IAEA chief

Japan has been struggling to contain nuclear emergency since March 11 quake.

IAEA chief to travel to Japan

Yukiya Amano called the situation at Fukushima nuclear plant "very serious".

Iran still not cooperating over its N-prog: IAEA chief

The IAEA has lamented that Iran is still not giving proof that its nuclear programme is peaceful.

Egyptian minister discusses nuke plant with IAEA chief

Egypt`s Minister for Electricity
on Tuesday met visiting IAEA chief Yukiya Amano and discussed with
him the country`s first nuclear power-generating plant.

Iran `s nuclear program special case: IAEA chief

The IAEA chief singled out Iran as a "special case" for his monitoring teams.

IAEA chief calls Iran talks constructive

International Atomic Energy Agency director general Yukiya Amano has said talks with Iran on a previously proposed nuclear fuel exchange deal have been constructive.

Iran holds talks with IAEA chief on nuclear issues

Iran`s foreign minister met the head of the U.N. atomic watchdog on Sunday to discuss a stalled nuclear fuel proposal that could help ease Tehran`s dispute with the West as well as atomic inspections in the Islamic Republic.

Dialogue on stalled Iran atom deal continues: IAEA

The UN nuclear agency chief said on Friday dialogue is continuing on a draft deal on enriched uranium between Iran and world powers despite Tehran`s rejection of terms meant to prevent the material being used for atomic bombs.

Citizens should be able to contest Egyptian polls: ElBaradei

Former IAEA chief Mohamed ElBaradei, who is considering contesting the Egyptian presidency, has said that the top job must be open to citizens.

Japan`s Amano takes helm as IAEA chief

Japanese diplomat Yukiya Amano took the helm today of the UN atomic watchdog, pledging a steady hand to steer the agency through the storm.

`Nuclear pope` ElBaradei steps down

UN atomic watchdog chief Mohamed ElBaradei, who once described himself as a "nuclear pope", quoted the prayer of St Francis of Assisi in his farewell remarks at the International Atomic Energy Agency.