Israeli strike threat `diplomatic card` against Iran: Experts

 Despite Israeli threats of a strike on Iran if world powers fail to halt its nuclear drive at talks entering an endgame in Vienna, experts see the sabre-rattling as largely diplomatic brinkmanship.

Deadlocked Iran nuclear talks enter cliffhanger final weekend

Iran and world powers appeared set on Saturday for a fresh round of cliffhanger nuclear talks in a bid to break the deadlock two days ahead of a deadline.

Major powers, Iran racing against time for nuke deal

The world`s major powers and Iran are racing against time to reach a deal over Tehran`s nuclear programme, with another extension of the negotiations not being the focus.

Iran minister cancels plan to leave nuclear talks for Tehran

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif on Friday canceled plans to depart from nuclear talks with six world powers in Vienna and return to Tehran for consultations with top officials in Iran four days ahead of a deadline for a final agreement.

Kerry to leave Iran talks in Vienna for Paris later Friday: US

 US Secretary of State John Kerry will return Friday to Paris for consultations amid talks in Vienna aimed at settling a dispute over Iran`s nuclear programme, days before a deadline.

Iran, US, French officials to leave nuclear talks as deadline looms

Iran`s Foreign Minister Mohammed Javad Zarif may return later Friday to Tehran for consultations on the nuclear talks he is having in Vienna with world powers, an Iranian source told AFP.

'Concerned' Kerry joins troubled Iran nuclear talks
'Concerned' Kerry joins troubled Iran nuclear talks

US Secretary of State John Kerry arrived in Vienna today to join troubled nuclear talks four days before a deadline, with Russia warning that getting a deal will be "very difficult".

French foreign minister to travel to Vienna Friday for Iran nuclear talks

French Foreign Minister Laurent Fabius will travel to Vienna on Friday, joining his US counterpart John Kerry to participate in the last-ditch talks on Iran`s nuclear programme, his office announced Thursday.

Powers 'not discussing' extending Iran nuclear deadline: Kerry

World powers negotiating with Iran over its nuclear programme are united in their search for an agreement and are not discussing an extension of the deadline, US Secretary of State John Kerry said on Thursday.

Ukraine peace outlook is bleak: OSCE official

Prospects for peace in eastern Ukraine are "bleak", underscoring the need to uphold a shaky ceasefire between government forces and pro-Russian separatist rebels, a senior official from the OSCE security watchdog said on Thursday

Russian and Saudi foreign ministers to meet in Moscow

Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov will meet his Saudi counterpart, Prince Saud al-Faisal, in Moscow on Friday, the Russian Foreign Ministry said on Thursday, as Iran and world powers seek to reach a deal on nuclear talks.

Much to lose for Iran`s Rouhani if no nuclear pact

The Iranians conducting nuclear talks with world powers seem loath to use the word "compromise", but with much to lose President Hassan Rouhani may yet be pushing for a last-minute deal.

Iran nuclear talks get down to nitty-gritty

Iran and six world powers got down to business in Vienna on Wednesday, groping for the elusive magic formula to secure a milestone nuclear deal that satisfies hardliners in Tehran and Washington.

Iran nuclear talks enter slippery final straight

Vienna: Iran and six world powers descend on Vienna Tuesday seeking to nail down a mammoth nuclear deal, six days before a deadline with differences still considerable despite months of negotiations.

US 'disappointed' with Iran's IAEA cooperation ahead of nuclear talks

The United States is disappointed with Iran`s failure to engage with a UN nuclear agency investigation into suspected atomic bomb research, a US envoy said on Monday.

US 'disappointed' with Iran's IAEA cooperation ahead of nuclear talks

The United States is disappointed with Iran`s failure to engage with a UN nuclear agency investigation into suspected atomic bomb research, a US envoy said on Monday.

Iran nuclear talks final round - Main issues

Negotiators from Iran and six world powers come together in Vienna this week for a final round of talks on securing a deal over Tehran`s nuclear programme by a November 24 deadline.

Now, 'aeromobil' flying car with top speed of 124 mph on land

A flying car, dubbed as aeromobil, was recently unveiled at the 2014 Pioneers Festival in Vienna that can drive with a top speed of up to 124 mph or 200 km/h on land.

Austrian girl, 2, dies from 'punishment' shower

A two-year-old Austrian girl died today after allegedly being put in a scalding-hot shower by her father as a punishment, the hospital where she was being treated said on Monday.

Iran's uranium stockpile grows before deadline for nuclear deal

Iran`s stockpile of low-enriched uranium gas has grown by 8 percent to nearly 8.4 tonnes in about two months, UN atomic inspectors say, an amount world powers probably will want to see cut under any nuclear deal with Tehran.