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.

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.

Iran nuclear talks to resume in early September: State TV

Iran said on Wednesday nuclear talks with six world powers would resume in early September, according to state television, after both sides agreed to continue talking for four more months to try to reach a final agreement on Tehran`s nuclear programme.

Iran gets rid of sensitive nuclear material: UN

Iran has turned all of its enriched uranium closest to the level needed to make nuclear arms into more harmless forms, the United Nations` nuclear agency has said.

US, Iran lay ground for nuclear talks extension

US Secretary of State John Kerry and his Iranian counterpart laid the groundwork Tuesday for an extension of a Sunday deadline to strike a historic nuclear deal after intense talks in Vienna.

Iran nuclear talks in the balance after Kerry push

Nuclear talks between Iran and world powers were hanging in the balance Tuesday after two days of "very tough" talks between US Secretary of State John Kerry and his Iranian counterpart in Vienna.

US senators push for tough line in Iran nuclear talks

Two influential US senators have asked fellow lawmakers to support demands that Iran accept tough conditions in nuclear talks, including at least two decades of inspections, before Congress would agree to ease sanctions.

US, Iran say disputes remain in nuclear talks as deadline looms

US Secretary of State John Kerry said on Sunday major differences persist between Iran and six world powers negotiating on Tehran`s nuclear programme, with a week to go before a deadline for a deal. 

Kerry to bang heads together in Iran nuclear talks

Britain and Germany`s foreign ministers will join US Secretary of State John Kerry in Vienna this weekend to seek to bridge what Washington called "significant gaps" in nuclear talks with Iran, London and Berlin said Friday.

Iran nuclear talks sides far apart: UK`s Hague tells paper

Significant differences remain between the six world powers and Iran in negotiations over Tehran`s nuclear programme, British Foreign Minister William Hague told an Austrian newspaper.

Final push in `historic` Iran nuclear talks

Iran nuclear talks entered Thursday the decisive, dangerous endgame with a final round of hardball negotiations potentially going all the way to a July 20 finish line.

Kerry chides Iran ahead of Vienna nuclear talks, deadline looms

Kerry warned Iran ahead of this week`s nuclear talks in Vienna that it has yet to prove that its nuclear ambitions are entirely peaceful in multiple rounds of talks with six world powers as a July 20 deadline nears.

Report: Next Iran nuclear talks to be in New York

Iran`s state news agency is reporting that the next round of expert-level talks over its contested nuclear programme will be held in New York.