Iran nuclear talks resume in Geneva

World powers resumed negotiations with Iran on Wednesday over Tehran`s disputed nuclear programme, more than three weeks after they last met and gave themselves another seven months to strike a deal.

Iran Supreme Leader says not opposed to extension of nuclear talks

Iran`s supreme leader made clear on Thursday he backed extended nuclear talks with world powers, shoring up Tehran`s negotiating team against attacks by his hardline acolytes for failing to secure a deal that could have meant major relief from sanctions.

Iran Supreme Leader says not opposed to extension of nuclear talks

Iran`s supreme leader made clear on Thursday he backed extended nuclear talks with world powers, shoring up Tehran`s negotiating team against attacks by his hardline acolytes for failing to secure a deal that could have meant major relief from sanctions.

Twitter account associated with Iran leader hits out at "arrogant" powers

A Twitter account Iran experts believe is run by the office of Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei said on Tuesday "arrogant" powers had tried hard to bring the Islamic Republic to its knees but had failed.

Iran`s hardline media slam nuclear talks extension

Iran`s media were deeply split Tuesday on the merit of extending nuclear talks with the West, with conservative newspapers slamming the move as reformist outlets said progress had been made.

Iran nuclear talks: More than a decade of crisis

After talks between Iran and world powers on its nuclear programme missed yet another deadline Monday, here is a summary of the main developments in the crisis since 2002.
2003

Iran, world powers fail to seal nuke deal, talks extended to July 1
Iran, world powers fail to seal nuke deal, talks extended to July 1

Iran, the United States and other world powers are discussing an extension to Monday`s deadline for a deal to resolve a 12-year stand-off over Tehran`s atomic ambitions, Western and Iranian officials said.

Iran nuclear talks may be extended as US sees "big gaps"

World powers and Iran struggled on Saturday to overcome the differences preventing them from ending a 12-year standoff over Tehran`s atomic ambitions, raising the prospect of another extension to the high-stakes talks.

John Kerry seeks breakthrough in troubled Iran nuclear talks

 Troubled Iran nuclear talks enter the make-or-break endgame Friday as US Secretary of State John Kerry and his Iranian counterpart seek a breakthrough just days ahead of a deadline.

Iran nuclear talks final round - Main issues

Negotiators from Iran and six world powers come together in Vienna this week for a final round of talks on securing a deal over Tehran`s nuclear programme by a November 24 deadline.

Iran ready for ''more transparency'' in N-programme

 Iran is ready for further transparency in its nuclear programme within the international regulations, semi-official ISNA news agency quoted President Hassan Rouhani as saying Wednesday.

US experts disagree on whether Iran violated nuclear deal with powers

A US think-tank said Iran may have violated last year`s interim nuclear deal with world powers by stepping up efforts to develop a machine that could enrich uranium faster, but other experts said they saw no breach.

Iran opposes extending troubled nuclear talks

Iran's foreign minister said on Thursday that Tehran opposes extending troubled nuclear talks beyond a November 24 deadline, even though major stumbling blocks remain in the way of a deal.

US resists extension of Iran nuclear talks

Iran and the US still aim to strike a mammoth nuclear deal by a November 24 deadline, a US official said after talks involving US Secretary of State John Kerry that yielded no apparent major breakthrough.

Iran nuclear talks: The main issues

US Secretary of State John Kerry and his Iranian counterpart Mohammad Javad Zarif held talks in Vienna on Wednesday seeking to inject momentum into troubled talks about Tehran`s nuclear programme.

`Serious gaps` remain in Iran nuclear talks: US

World powers and Iran remain at loggerheads over differences blocking a nuclear deal ahead of a November deadline, a senior US official warned Friday despite days of talks in New York.

More Iran nuclear talks amid fears of no progress

Top US diplomat John Kerry met for the second day with his Iranian counterpart as global powers grapple for an elusive nuclear deal amid fears little progress is being made.

Russian FM `cautiously optimistic` on Iran nuclear talks

Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said Friday he was "cautiously optimistic" about talks on Iran`s nuclear program despite statements from France that negotiations had failed to yield progress.

Iran nuclear talks must move faster: Rouhani

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said Friday that talks with international powers on Tehran`s nuclear program must move forward more quickly, saying limited progress had been made in recent days.

Iran nuclear talks: bridging the gaps in New York

Iran and six powers resume Thursday in New York negotiating a potentially historic deal to ease fears that Tehran might develop nuclear weapons after 12 years of failed diplomacy and rising tensions.