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In tit-for-tat move, Iran designates US military forces as 'terrorist organisation'

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani has said that a country which is the leader of world terrorism has no right to pass judgements on terrorism itself.

Apr 09, 2019, 17:11 PM IST

Iran foreign minister not informed about Assad trip to Tehran: spokesman

President Hassan Rouhani rejected Zarif’s resignation last Wednesday, bolstering a moderate ally who has long been targeted by hardliners in factional struggles over the 2015 nuclear deal with the West.

Mar 05, 2019, 12:12 PM IST

Iran facing the toughest economic situation in 40 years: Hassan Rouhani

Iran’s rial currency has fluctuated in value in recent months, making it difficult for ordinary people to make ends meet.

Jan 30, 2019, 14:03 PM IST

US wants 'regime change' in Iran: Hassan Rouhani

President Hassan Rouhani has accused US of seeking a regime change in Iran.

Oct 15, 2018, 09:50 AM IST

US reimposes tough, unilateral sanctions against Iran

The re-imposition of fresh sanctions by the United States has evoked a sharp reaction from Iran.

Aug 07, 2018, 10:36 AM IST

Iran rejects Donald Trump's offer of talks as a dream, without value

"Mr Trump! Iran is not North Korea to accept your offer for a meeting," Guards commander Major General Mohammad Ali Jafari was quoted as saying.

Aug 01, 2018, 07:39 AM IST

'NEVER, EVER' threaten the US again or you will face consequences: Trump warns Iran

The response came after Rouhani earlier in the day issued his own warning to the US leader not to "play with the lion's tail".

Jul 23, 2018, 10:26 AM IST

US withdrawal from Iran nuclear deal benefits no one: Rouhani

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani, who`s on a visit here on Wednesday, said that no one will get benefits from US withdrawal from the nuclear deal.

Jul 05, 2018, 07:19 AM IST

Hassan Rouhani says Iran will not give in to pressure from Donald Trump

Hassan Rouhani said Iran maintained the right to enrich uranium for peaceful purposes. 

Jun 26, 2018, 12:50 PM IST

Iran turns to diplomacy amid high regional tensions

After US pulled out of a nuclear deal with Iran, Tehran is on the path of reaching out to countries like China, Russia and major European powers.

May 11, 2018, 18:25 PM IST

Iran President Hassan Rouhani seen as lame duck after US counterpart Trump ditches deal

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani put his political life on the line to champion a nuclear deal with Western powers in the face of fierce opposition from hardliners at home.

May 10, 2018, 06:21 AM IST

Fear, loathing and dismay in Iran as Trump exits nuclear deal

President Donald Trump on Tuesday announced that the United States was withdrawing from the nuclear deal and reimposing sanctions on Iran.

May 10, 2018, 00:17 AM IST

Will negotiate with other signatories, says Iran after US walks out of 'one-sided' nuclear deal

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani has said that Tehran will negotiate with the other signatories of a multinational nuclear deal, bypassing Washington.

May 09, 2018, 07:49 AM IST

Iran backs India's UNSC bid, says 'we stand together' in fighting terrorism

Visiting Iranian President Hassan Rouhani on Friday called for giving veto rights to India, which, he described as a peace-loving country of over one billion people.

Feb 17, 2018, 18:40 PM IST

India, Iran ink nine pacts with strategically crucial Chabahar Port in focus

India and Iran on Saturday signed nine agreements in areas like double taxation avoidance, extradition, agricultural cooperation, port lease, medicine and others, with a focus on strategically important Chabahar Port.  

Feb 17, 2018, 16:04 PM IST

PM Modi holds 'substantiative' talks with Iran President Hassan Rouhani

Prime Minister Narendra Modi today held "substantive and productive" talks with Iranian President Hassan Rouhani to boost cooperation in areas of defence and security, trade and investment, and energy.

Feb 17, 2018, 14:33 PM IST

Sushma Swaraj calls on Iran President

External Affairs Minister on Saturday called on visiting Iran President Hassan Rouhani and discussed a number of issues, including energy and connectivity.

Feb 17, 2018, 14:03 PM IST

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani to meet PM Modi on Saturday, trade ties on agenda

With a call for unity among Muslims across the world, Iranian President Hassan Rouhani on Friday wound up the first leg of his India visit.

Feb 16, 2018, 22:56 PM IST

Iran's Hassan Rouhani visits Qutub Shahi tombs, to offer prayers at Makkah Masjid

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani, who is on a three-day India tour, on Friday visited the historic Qutub Shahi Tombs here.

Feb 16, 2018, 14:52 PM IST

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani visits Hyderabad, says 'India living example of co-existence'

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani delivered an hour-long speech in Persian, which called for the unity among the Shias and Sunnis.

Feb 16, 2018, 06:46 AM IST