Iran complying with nuclear deal: UN watchdog

Iran has diluted its entire stock of medium-enriched uranium as required under a November deal with world powers, the UN atomic agency said in its latest report seen by AFP Monday. 

John Kerry seeks to work magic at Iran nuclear talks

US Secretary of State John Kerry arrived in Vienna Sunday to face off with Iranian counterpart Mohammad Javad Zarif, seven days before a deadline to strike a historic but elusive-looking deal on Tehran`s suspect nuclear programme.

Iran`s Supreme Leader calls for more enrichment capacity

Iran and world powers have less than two weeks to reach an agreement on the future scope of Iran`s uranium enrichment programme and other issues if they are to meet a self-imposed July 20 deadline for a deal. 

World powers determined to reach Iran nuclear deal: Official

World powers reaffirmed their commitment today to reaching agreement with Iran on its contested nuclear programme by a July 20 deadline, after Tehran lashed out at "excessive demands" made by them.

Iran says direct US talks essential for nuclear deal

Direct talks with the United States this week on Tehran`s nuclear programme hold the key to bridging gaps at a "serious phase" of negotiations and sealing a deal, a top Iranian official said on Sunday.

Senior US, Iran, EU officials to meet Monday

Iranian, U.S. and European Union officials will start two days of talks about Tehran`s nuclear programme on Monday, Iran said, giving its first word about what appears to be a bid to rescue faltering wider negotiations on ending a decade-old dispute.

US welcomes `good steps` by Iran on nuclear drive

The United States today welcomed Iran`s recent efforts to alleviate concerns about its nuclear programme, but urged it to increase the pace of cooperation.

Iran addresses nuclear bomb allegations for first time: IAEA

Iran has for the first time in six years addressed concerns about the so-called "possible military dimensions" of its nuclear programme, a new IAEA report showed.

IAEA, Iran make progress on nuclear bomb probe

IAEA, Iran make progress on nuclear bomb probe
Vienna: Iran has agreed to address some of the many long-held allegations that it conducted research into making nuclear weapons before 2003 and possibly since, the UN atomic watchdog said today.

Iran, world powers fail to make progress in nuclear talks

The fourth and final round of talks between Iran and the six world powers ended without making any progress.

Low expectations as Iran n-talks enter second day

Iranian nuclear talks entered the second day Thursday amid low expectations of a breakthrough that could resolve a decade-long dispute over Tehran`s nuclear programme.

Iran won`t accept `nuclear apartheid`: Hassan Rouhani

Iran will not accept "nuclear apartheid" but is willing to offer more transparency over its atomic activities, President Hassan Rouhani said today ahead of new talks with world powers.

Six-party nuclear talks with Iran were `useful`: EU

Nuclear experts from Iran and six world powers had "a useful meeting" in New York ahead of political talks next week aimed at reaching an agreement to limit Iran`s ability to produce nuclear weapons, the European Union has said.

Thousands of hard-liners in Iran protest nuke deal

Thousands of hard-liners in Iran have gathered at the former US Embassy in Tehran to protest against the Islamic Republic`s recent deal with world powers over its contested nuclear programme.

Iran says nuclear experts to hold talks in New York

Iran and world powers will resume technical talks next month in New York ahead of further negotiations on a lasting nuclear deal, a senior Iranian official said Saturday.

United States releases $450 mn in frozen Iran funds

The United States has authorized the release of a $450 million installment in Iranian assets that were frozen as punishment for Tehran`s disputed nuclear program, the State Department said Thursday.

Iran `destabilising actions` source of concern: US

Iran and its "destabilising actions" in the Middle East remain a source of concern for Washington despite progress in negotiations over Tehran`s nuclear programme, a top US official said on Friday.

Iran says expert nuclear talks with world powers `useful`

An Iranian negotiator today said that expert-level nuclear talks with world powers this week have been "useful," as the two sides pursue a final accord on Tehran`s controversial nuclear programme.

Iran says nuclear programme to stay "intact"

Iran is willing to address international concerns about its atomic activities but will keep its nuclear programme "intact", not close it down, Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said on Thursday.

Iran, world powers agree nuclear talks timetable

Iran and world powers have agreed a timetable and framework for working out a lasting nuclear accord, and will meet again on March 17, EU foreign policy chief Catherine Ashton said today.