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Earthquake of 5.6 magnitude hits Iran, at least 25 reported injured

The earthquake hit near the town of Sisakht on Wednesday at 10:05 p.m. local time. People in Sisakht and the town of Yasuj left their homes in panic. The local water and electricity services have been disrupted following the incident. The quake was felt in several cities and towns in the region.

 

 

Feb 18, 2021, 06:36 AM IST

Chabahar port anchor of expansion of economic ties with Iran: India

The consignment of cranes arrived from Marghera port, Italy on and is presently undergoing trials run. India will be supplying 6 mobile harbor cranes to Iran, with a total contract value of over $ 25 million. Union Minister of Ports and Shipping Mansukh Mandaviya said, "Chabahar Port is a strategic port with great national importance.

Jan 19, 2021, 11:48 AM IST

Czech Intel report highlights proliferation concerns from Pakistan, increased Chinese propaganda

Czech Republic's national intelligence agency, Security Information Service (BIS) in its annual report has highlighted increased proliferation concerns from Pakistan.

Dec 24, 2020, 07:24 AM IST

Turkey plans to capture Iran’s territory by inciting Iranian Azeri separatists

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan set off a diplomatic row between Iran and Turkey during his recent visit to Baku. 

Dec 17, 2020, 07:55 AM IST

Thank God, ‘lawless’ President and ‘terrorist’ Donald Trump is leaving: Iran’s President Hassan Rouhani

The Iranian leader also called Trump "the most lawless US president" and a "terrorist". "We are not overjoyed about Biden’s arrival, but we are happy about Trump leaving," Rouhani said in a televised speech to the cabinet.

Dec 16, 2020, 16:07 PM IST

Iran President Hassan Rouhani defends execution of dissident journalist

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani defended on Monday the execution of a prominent dissident journalist based in France.

Dec 15, 2020, 14:26 PM IST

India, Uzbekistan, Iran to hold trilateral meet on Chabahar on December 14

The first meeting of India, Uzbekistan, and Iran on the joint use of Chabahar port will take place virtually on Monday. The meeting will be jointly chaired at the deputy minister level from Uzbekistan and Iran and at the secretary-level from India.

Dec 12, 2020, 23:34 PM IST

What is America Ronald Reagan Operation? Who has reached at Andaman's?

Amid President Trump's hospitalization for COVID-19, Ronald Reagan's daughter reflected on the aftermath of his 1981 shooting and how the nation was informed about his condition then.

Oct 09, 2020, 13:32 PM IST

Iran fears regional war as war between Azerbaijaan and Armenia intensifies

Iran`s president warned on Wednesday that fighting between Azeri and ethnic Armenian forces in the South Caucasus could spark a regional war and stepped up calls for a ceasefire.

Oct 08, 2020, 14:52 PM IST

Shahid Beheshti port in Iran, built by India, has handled 12 lakh tons of cargo since 2018: MEA

Shahid Beheshti Port of Chabahar in Iran, constructed by India, has handled 12 lakh tons of cargo and 8200 containers since December 2018, the Ministry of External Affairs has told the lawmakers in Parliament. 

Sep 23, 2020, 14:59 PM IST

Ready to swap all prisoners with US, says Iran's Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif

Washington has long demanded that Iran release U.S. citizens including Iranian-American father and son Baquer and Siamak Namazi.

Sep 21, 2020, 22:14 PM IST

Iranian wrestler Navid Afkari executed over stabbing security guard to death in 2018

Iranian state television aired a video last week in which Afkari appeared to confess to Turkman’s killing. The television also showed what appeared to be written confessions by Afkari, but he said in a recording circulated on social media that he was coerced into signing the documents.

Sep 12, 2020, 22:27 PM IST

Watch today's big news from Iran to Rhea in Sunday Special Story

In this segment of Sunday, special stories watch top news of the day.

Sep 07, 2020, 00:20 AM IST

Afghanistan, regional security top focus as Defence Minister Rajnath Singh meets Iranian counterpart in Tehran

This is the first visit to Iran by any Indian minister since the killing of Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps's Qasem Soleimani by Americans earlier this year.

Sep 06, 2020, 12:56 PM IST

Defence Minister Rajnath Singh meets Iranian Defence Minister

Within 24 hours of diplomatic victory in Russia against China, Defence Minister Rajnath Singh suddenly visited Tehran from Moscow, where he has met the Defence Minister of Iran.

Sep 06, 2020, 12:56 PM IST

Why Jinping is 'jealous' of India's nationalism

What is the fear of Chinese President Xi Jinping because of India's nationalism. Watch this video to know more..

Sep 06, 2020, 09:38 AM IST

China's 'international Gherabandi' in 24 hours

This News can disturb Pakistan and China both

Sep 05, 2020, 17:28 PM IST

Defence Minister Rajnath Singh to have brief stopover in Tehran enroute to Delhi

 Defence Minister Rajnath Singh will have a brief stopover in Tehran on Saturday (September 5, 2020) enroute to Delhi from Moscow in what would be the first high-level visit by an Indian minister to the Islamic nation ever since the outbreak of coronavirus pandemic.

Sep 05, 2020, 15:26 PM IST

US Secretary Mike Pompeo meets Israeli PM Benjamin Netanyahu, discusses ways to address Iranian malign influence

Secretary Pompeo reiterated that America’s commitment to Israel’s security is unwavering.

 

Aug 24, 2020, 21:39 PM IST