US sanctions on Iran

US condemns attempted space launch by Iran; seeks tougher international sanctions

The US stated that Iran's attempted launch is an ability to eventually build ballistic missiles to threaten America's allies.

Feb 08, 2019, 16:46 PM IST

India may cut Iranian oil imports by 15% y/y in 2014/15

India may cut Iranian oil imports by 15 percent in 2014/15 from the current fiscal year`s target, if western sanctions on Iran are not eased and the situation remains the same, a senior oil ministry official said on Tuesday.

Jan 14, 2014, 16:30 PM IST

China rejects Obama's Iran oil import sanctions

China on Saturday rejected President Barack Obama's decision to move forward with plans for sanctions on countries buying oil from Iran, saying that Washington had no right to unilaterally punish other nations.

Mar 31, 2012, 23:48 PM IST

S Korea to work with US to reduce Iran oil imports

South Korean officials said on Saturday that they will continue working with the US to reduce oil imports from Iran after President Barack Obama greenlighted potential sanctions against countries that continue to buy Iranian oil.

Mar 31, 2012, 17:40 PM IST

OPEC oil production up to record levels in Feb since 2008

Crude oil production by the OPEC group rose by 4 lakh barrels per day to reach 31.27 million b/d in February as compared to January.

Mar 09, 2012, 15:41 PM IST

US asking India to 'wean' from Iranian crude

As the US imposed new sanctions against Iran, Washington said it was talking to India, Pakistan, Russia, and China about what they can do, particularly to wean themselves from Iranian crude.

Feb 18, 2012, 10:18 AM IST