US Secretary of State John Kerry meets Iranian Foreign Minister

US Secretary of State John Kerry is meeting with Iranian Foreign Minister Mohamad Javad Zarif for talks expected to focus on the prospects of reaching an agreement on reducing Tehran's atomic activities in exchange for an end to nuclear-related sanctions on the Tehran.

EU, Iran to hold fresh nuclear talks

EU foreign affairs head Catherine Ashton will meet Iranian Foreign Minister Mohamad Javad Zarif on Wednesday in New York for further talks on Tehran`s contested nuclear programme, her spokeswoman said.

Iran says n-meet with EU ``fruitful``

A senior Iranian official has said the meeting between the Iranian foreign minister and his European Union (EU) counterpart in Istanbul was "fruitful in advancing nuclear talks", media reported Wednesday.

Iran urges peaceful settlement of Syrian crisis, calls for talks

Iranian Foreign Minister Ali Akbar Salehi called for a peaceful settlement of Syrian crisis and renewed Iran.