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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

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

India living example of co-existence: Iranian President Hassan Rouhani

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani on Thursday called for unity between Shias and Sunnis.

Feb 16, 2018, 00:39 AM IST

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani arrives in India; trade ties on agenda

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani is expected to hold talks on trade and connectivity with PM Modi.

Feb 15, 2018, 23:08 PM IST

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani threatens response to new US sanctions

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said on Wednesday that Tehran would "respond appropriately" to new US sanctions.

Jul 19, 2017, 20:00 PM IST

Modi congratulates Rouhani on re-election as Iran President

"Heartiest congratulations to my friend, President @HassanRouhani on his re-election," Modi tweeted in English and Persian languages.

May 20, 2017, 19:37 PM IST

Iran's Rouhani says election rivals are 'violent extremists'

Rouhani faces a tough battle for re-election on May 19 as conservative opponents attack his failure to revive Iran's stagnant economy.

May 08, 2017, 21:37 PM IST

Iran President Hassan Rouhani says Trump abetting Syria 'terrorists'

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said today that "terrorists" were applauding his US counterpart Donald Trump for launching a missile strike on an airbase of his Syrian government ally.

Apr 08, 2017, 14:21 PM IST

Iran sentences daughter of late president to jail for second time

Iran's hardline judiciary has sentenced the daughter of late Iranian president Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani to jail for "anti-state propaganda, spreading lies against the judiciary and the Revolutionary Guards Corps", the opposition website Kalemeh reported on Friday. 

Mar 17, 2017, 22:53 PM IST

Iranian president tells Venezuela essential to raise oil prices

Iran`s President Hassan Rouhani told his Venezuelan counterpart Nicolás Maduro in a phone call that it was essential for oil producing countries to take a decision to raise the price of oil and stabilise the market, Iranian state news agency IRNA said.

Oct 04, 2016, 00:46 AM IST

US ties better but 'still a long road to travel': Iran's Rouhani

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani on Friday said ties with the United States had improved, though there was "still a long road to travel" before the two estranged nations could have normal relations.

Sep 26, 2015, 00:40 AM IST

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani condemns killing in name of Islam

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani has denounced "terrorism" and violence committed in the name of Islam, after the deadly attack on French satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo in Paris.

Jan 09, 2015, 20:55 PM IST

British PM David Cameron says Iran can be 'part of solution' in Syria

British Prime Minister David Cameron said that Iran could be "part of the solution" in defeating jihadists in Syria after he held landmark talks with Iranian President Hassan Rouhani.

Sep 25, 2014, 14:35 PM IST

Iran's President has not delivered on pledges of more freedom: UN

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani`s promises of greater freedoms for the Islamic Republic have not resulted in any major improvements regarding human rights and freedom of expression, the UN chief said in a new report on Iran.

Sep 13, 2014, 02:39 AM IST

State TV delays scheduled address by Iran`s Rouhani

A scheduled television address by Iranian President Hassan Rouhani was aired nearly an hour late after what the official IRNA news agency said was a block by the state broadcasting chief.

Feb 06, 2014, 04:02 AM IST

Swaraj defends Modi, slams Congress, Kejriwal`s party

Coming to the defence of Narendra Modi, Sushma Swaraj on Monday described the snooping allegation against him as totally false and a "dirty trick" by a "frustrated" Congress which will not affect the BJP.

Nov 19, 2013, 00:23 AM IST

Let`s end unhealthy rivalries: Iranian president to US

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani has reached out to the American people by stating that the "age of blood feuds" has ended in an op-ed article published Friday in The Washington Post.

Sep 20, 2013, 21:17 PM IST

Rouhani should not doubt West`s nuclear resolve: Britain

Britain warned newly-elected Iranian President Hassan Rouhani that he should be in no doubt about the West`s resolve to prevent nuclear proliferation in the Middle East.

Jun 18, 2013, 00:05 AM IST