Sri Lanka, Pakistan sign nuclear agreement

Sri Lanka and Pakistan signed six agreements including one on atomic energy on Monday, the two countries` leaders said, as the strategically important island looks to build its first nuclear plant.

Congress hails Iran nuclear agreement

The Congress on Saturday hailed the framework agreement on Iran's nuclear programme struck between it and the five permanent UN Security Council members along with Germany.

Iran N-agreement will lapse if not approved by Congress: Republicans

Almost 50 Republican senators warned Iran in a letter made public on Monday that an agreement on its nuclear programme that is not approved by the US Congress could lapse as soon as President Barack Obama leaves the White House in less than two years.

Iran says nuclear agreement possible with US `good will`

A top Iranian negotiator voiced optimism Saturday that talks with the United States seeking to nail down a complex nuclear deal could succeed if Washington showed "good will".

Iran open to extending nuclear talks up to one year

Iran signalled on Sunday it is open to having nuclear talks with world powers extended by up to a year if no real progress toward a deal is achieved later on Sunday, the eve of a deadline.

Iran, Russia to sign nuclear plants deal Tuesday: Media

The head of Iran`s atomic energy agency will travel to Russia Tuesday to sign a construction deal for two nuclear power plants on Iran`s southern Gulf shores, media reported.

Iran won`t sign nuclear deal `at any price`

Iran is committed to securing a nuclear agreement with world powers but will not sign one "at any price", its negotiators said on Monday, as a key deadline for Tehran nears.

Russia hopeful on Iran nuclear agreement

A new round of talks on Iran`s nuclear program is scheduled to be held in New York next week on the sidelines of the NPT preparatory conference.

Iran sanctions relief a `limited` boost: Report

The economic benefits of an interim nuclear agreement between Iran and world powers are already being felt in the Islamic republic.

Iran leaders hail nuclear deal with world powers

Iran`s leaders hailed the interim nuclear deal struck with world powers on Sunday as recognition of its "right" to enrich uranium and the start of an end to punishing sanctions.

Democracy not an excuse to hinder India-China ties: Think tank

India has to overcome "domestic impediments" and "political obstacles" and not let its democracy hinder the development of ties with China, an official think tank on Tuesday said in its first commentary on Prime Minister Manmohan Singh`s recent visit here.

Myanmar says it`s ready to sign nuclear agreement

Myanmar announced it would sign an international agreement that would require it to declare all nuclear facilities and materials.

Iran to forward nuclear agreement to IAEA on Monday: Report

Iran will forward its nuclear agreement with Brazil and Turkey to the IAEA on Monday.

PM returns after 3-day Russia visit

Prime Minister Manmohan Singh
returned here on Tuesday after a three-day visit to Russia, during
which the two sides signed a path-breaking civil nuclear
agreement and three defence pacts.