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Iran may be defying UN on missiles, OK on nukes': UN chief

Iran may be defying UN on missiles, OK on nukes': UN chief

Secretary-General Antonio Guterres is warning that Iran may be defying a UN call to halt ballistic missile development even as it complies with the nuclear deal with six world powers.

Dec 14, 2017, 06:58 AM IST
Russia suspends nuclear agreement, ends uranium research pact with United States

Russia suspends nuclear agreement, ends uranium research pact with United States

Russia said on Wednesday it was suspending its nuclear and energy research agreement with the United States.

Oct 05, 2016, 23:15 PM IST

US, others agreed "secret" exemptions for Iran after nuclear deal: Report

The United States and its negotiating partners agreed "in secret" to allow Iran to evade some restrictions in last year`s landmark nuclear agreement in order to meet the deadline for it to start getting relief from economic sanctions, according to a report reviewed by Reuters.

Sep 01, 2016, 10:37 AM IST

Iran says few gaps in nuclear talks but big ones

Iran said Friday there were few gaps to be filled to finalise a nuclear agreement with the major powers by a Tuesday deadline but that they were big ones.

Jun 26, 2015, 14:10 PM IST

Pakistan rules out sharing nukes with Saudis, anyone else

Washington: Pakistan ruled out sharing its nuclear weapons with Saudi Arabia, insisting Thursday that the atomic arsenal would continue serving solely for Pakistan's national defense even as world powers and Iran near a possible nuclear agreement.

Jun 05, 2015, 04:14 AM IST

Differences remain over final nuclear agreement: Iran negotiator

Some enduring differences between Iran and the West over the nuclear programme of the country have hindered the progress in preparing the draft for a possible nuclear agreement, Iran's senior nuclear negotiator Abbas Araqchi said.

May 31, 2015, 02:33 AM IST

U.S. Senate rejects bid to consider Iran nuclear deal a treaty

The U.S. Senate on Tuesday rejected an effort to require an international nuclear agreement with Iran to be considered a treaty, which would have forced any deal to be approved by two-thirds of the Senate`s 100 members before it could take effect.

Apr 29, 2015, 04:53 AM IST

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.

Apr 06, 2015, 16:20 PM IST

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.

Apr 04, 2015, 23:01 PM IST

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.

Mar 10, 2015, 00:17 AM IST

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".

Jan 17, 2015, 22:33 PM IST

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.

Nov 23, 2014, 21:18 PM IST

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.

Nov 10, 2014, 02:13 AM IST

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.

Aug 18, 2014, 21:49 PM IST

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.

May 01, 2014, 16:18 PM IST

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.

Dec 20, 2013, 00:28 AM IST

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.

Nov 24, 2013, 19:07 PM IST

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.

Oct 29, 2013, 23:20 PM IST

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.

Nov 21, 2012, 15:12 PM IST

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.

May 22, 2010, 20:15 PM IST