Iran, world powers still far apart on core issues

Gaps have not been bridged on some key issues in the nuclear talks between Iran and the world powers due to the "inadequate and unworkable" positions Iran holds, a senior US official said.

Iran`s supreme leader reveals demands in nuclear talks

Iran`s supreme leader revealed Tuesday his country`s demands for a massive long-term increase in its nuclear enrichment capability, laying bare huge gaps between Tehran and world powers negotiating a deal.

Report: Next Iran nuclear talks to be in New York

Iran`s state news agency is reporting that the next round of expert-level talks over its contested nuclear programme will be held in New York.

Iran hopes to start drafting nuclear deal Wednesday

Iran hopes to start drafting a nuclear agreement with world powers Wednesday but accepts tough negotiations lie ahead on a raft of issues, one of its top negotiators said.

Iran hopes to start drafting nuclear deal Wednesday

Iran hopes to start drafting a nuclear agreement with world powers Wednesday but accepts tough negotiations lie ahead on a raft of issues, one of its top negotiators said.

Iran`s Zarif warns of hard work in nuclear talks

Iran`s foreign minister warned today that a "lot of effort" was still needed as he joined negotiators from six world powers in Vienna to begin drafting a potentially historic nuclear deal.

Iran, world powers gear up for nuclear talks

Top diplomats from Iran and six world powers geared up on Tuesday for a crucial round of talks aimed at forging a lasting and potentially historic agreement over Tehran`s nuclear programme.

World powers, Iran return to nuclear talks

Negotiators for Iran and world powers on Wednesday started their second day of a round of talks in Vienna aimed at hammering out a definitive deal over Tehran`s contested nuclear programme by a July 20 deadline.

Iran`s higher-grade uranium stockpile declines

Iran`s stockpile of 20 per cent enriched uranium has declined for the first time in four years after Tehran implemented a landmark deal it signed with world powers, the UN nuclear agency said Thursday in a report.

Iran, world powers aim for final nuclear deal

Iran and world powers embark on Tuesday on the Herculean task of transforming their interim nuclear deal into a long-term accord satisfying all sides and silencing talk of war for good.

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.

Israel slams `bad` deal between Iran, world powers

Israel said on Sunday that a nuclear deal struck between Iran and world powers in Geneva was "bad" as Tehran had obtained "what it wanted", Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu`s office said.

Iran, six world powers clinch breakthrough nuclear deal

Iran and six world powers reached a breakthrough agreement early on Sunday to curb Tehran`s atomic ambitions in exchange for limited sanctions relief, in a first step towards resolving a dangerous decade-old standoff.

Iran, world powers make progress in n-talks

European Union foreign policy chief Catherine Ashton held discussions with French Foreign Minister Laurent Fabius Friday during the intensive talks between world powers and Iran, said her spokesman Michael Mann.

Iran `hopeful` about next week`s nuclear talks

A senior Tehran nuclear negotiator says Iran is "hopeful" about prospects for more progress in nuclear talks with world powers ahead of next week`s meetings in Geneva.

Israel seeks to undermine nuclear talks: Iran

Iran`s foreign minister says Israel is trying to undermine the progress achieved in Tehran`s nuclear talks with world powers.

Iran sets out nuclear offer in talks with world powers

Iran on Tuesday laid out a hotly-awaited proposal to break the deadlock in talks with world powers over its nuclear programme, diplomats said, in a test of a thaw under new President Hassan Rowhani.

Israel against easing sanctions on Iran

Israel has called upon world powers not to ease economic sanctions imposed on Tehran maintaining that only such penalties can ensure a genuine diplomatic solution with Iran.

World powers to provide `urgent aid` to Syria rebels

World powers supporting Syria`s rebels decided to provide them with urgent military aid so that they can counter "brutal attacks" by the regime and protect the Syrian people.

Iran nuclear talks at Almaty end sans breakthrough

Talks between Iran and six world powers being conducted over the former`s disputed nuclear programme concluded here Wednesday without reaching any agreement. But the two sides pledged to hold further meetings in the coming weeks.