Deal or no deal, Iran president faces headaches at home
Deal or no deal, Iran president faces headaches at home

Iran`s president has been pursuing a nuclear agreement for two years but even if a deal is reached Hassan Rouhani and his government will soon face mounting political pressure at home.

Iran`s Zarif back at nuclear talks after Tehran consultations
Iran`s Zarif back at nuclear talks after Tehran consultations

 Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif arrived back in Vienna on Tuesday for nuclear talks with world powers after holding a day of consultations in Tehran, Iranian officials said.

Iran's Zarif returning to Vienna with Salehi for nuclear talks: IRNA
Iran's Zarif returning to Vienna with Salehi for nuclear talks: IRNA

 Iran`s foreign minister, Mohammad Javad Zarif, departed Tehran for Vienna with nuclear chief Ali Akbar Salehi and Hossein Fereydoon, a brother and close aide to President Hassan Rouhani, for nuclear talks, state news agency IRNA reported on Tuesday.

Deal or no deal? Iran nuclear talks 'may continue past deadline'
Deal or no deal? Iran nuclear talks 'may continue past deadline'

As talks continue over key sticking points, Iran nuclear deal negotiators seem posed to miss Tuesday's deadline, US officials suggest according to reports.

John Kerry says 'too early' to tell if Iran deal sealed

US Secretary of State John Kerry warned Monday it was too soon to tell if a nuclear deal with Iran is possible as he awaited the return of Iran`s foreign minister from consultations in Tehran.

No new deadline for Iran N-talks: France

French Foreign Minister Laurent Fabius has dismissed rumours that a new date may be set for the conclusion of a deal on Iran`s nuclear programme as ongoing negotiations are expected to go past the June 30 deadline.

John Kerry, awaiting Zarif, says `too early` to tell if Iran deal sealed

US Secretary of State John Kerry warned Monday it was too soon to tell if a nuclear deal with Iran is possible as he awaited the return of Iran`s foreign minister from consultations in Tehran.

Iran FM flies home for talks as nuclear deal deadline nears

Iran`s foreign minister flew home late Sunday for consultations after an intense day of talks with major powers, as a looming deadline for a historic nuclear deal looked set to slip by a few days.

All sides showing `political will` for Iran nuclear deal: EU

EU foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini said Sunday all sides had shown the political will needed to strike a nuclear deal with Iran, praising the "good results" despite a day of tough talks.

Iran judiciary chief undercuts president over concerts

A cultural row in Iran over concerts being cancelled was reignited today when the country's judiciary chief appeared to criticise President Hassan Rouhani's liberal remarks on the subject.

Britain says no Iran deal `better than a bad deal`

 No nuclear deal between Iran and world powers is better than a "bad deal", Britain`s foreign minister said Sunday as he arrived for talks just days before a deadline for an accord.

'Iran considers shipping, selling enriched uranium'

Nuclear negotiators for Iran, obligated to dispose tons of enriched uranium under an approaching deal, are focusing on a US-backed plan for Iran to send the material to another country for sale as reactor fuel, diplomats told The Associated Press today.

Iran nuclear talks enter 'critical phase'
Iran nuclear talks enter 'critical phase'

Talks between Iran and the US enter a "critical phase" today with tensions rising just three days from a deadline to nail down a deal thwarting any Iranian nuclear arms drive.

Iran, US warn of `hard work` at tough nuclear talks

Iran and the US showed little sign Saturday of an early breakthrough in last-ditch nuclear talks with both sides warning of "hard work" ahead and France stressing key issues remain unresolved.

Iran makes red lines clear as nuclear talks get under way

Iran is making its red lines clear as talks on a final nuclear deal get underway.

US, Iran say 'hard work' ahead to seal nuclear deal

US Secretary of State John Kerry and Iran's foreign minister both on Saturday warned of "hard work" ahead as they sought to seal a historic deal after almost two years of intense diplomatic effort.

Two Iranians among Kuwait mosque dead: Official

Two of the victims in the jihadist attack at a Shi`ite mosque in Kuwait were Iranian nationals, Iran said on Saturday after condemning the atrocity and others in Tunisia and France.

Key conditions for Iran deal not yet accepted by all: France

Key conditions for a "robust" nuclear deal between Iran and world powers are not yet accepted by all parties, France`s foreign minister said Saturday as he arrived for talks on finalising the accord.

Iran burns 100 tonnes for anti-drugs meeting

Iran burned 100 tonnes of drugs recovered from traffickers in a ceremony on Saturday to coincide with an international anti-drug day meeting in Tehran, local news agencies reported.

John Kerry, Zarif see hard work ahead as nuclear talks begin
John Kerry, Zarif see hard work ahead as nuclear talks begin

 Senior US and Iranian officials said much hard work still needs to be done to bridge significant differences on an agreement to curb Iran`s nuclear programme.