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Journalist Jason Rezaian sentenced by Iranian Court, verdict unknown  Oct 12, 11:44 am
Washington D.C., Oct. 12 (ANI): An Iranian court has sentenced Washington Post journalist Jason Rezaian in an espionage case but the verdict and the sentence announced by the court is unknown.
Iranian Parliament speaker urges lawmakers to decide on historic nuke deal  Oct 4, 6:24 pm
New York, Oct. 4 (ANI): The speaker of Iranian Parliament, Ali Larijani, has called upon the lawmakers to reach a decision on the landmark nuclear deal with world powers which would curb the country's nuclear activities in exchange for the lifting of international sanctions.
Iran vows to take global legal action against Saudi Arabia over Hajj stamped  Sep 27, 1:23 pm
New York, Sept. 27 (ANI): Iran has vowed to take international legal action against Saudi Arabia over the killing of 769 people in a stampede at this year's Haj, in which 136 Iranians died.
My decision to compose music was made in good faith: A.R. Rahman  Sep 14, 9:10 pm
New Delhi, Sept.14 (ANI): Reacting to the recent fatwa issued by a Mumbai-based Muslim group for composing music for Iranian film titled 'Muhammad: Messenger of God', legendary music composer A.R. Rahman on Monday said that his decision to compose music was made in good faith and with no intention of causing any offence.
A.R. Rehman must apologize for hurting sentiments: Muslim clerics  Sep 12, 5:06 pm
Mumbai, Sept.12 (ANI): Seeking a ban on an Iranian film titled Muhammad: Messenger of God, a Mumbai-based Muslim group on Saturday said that renowned music composer A.R. Rehman along with Iranian filmmaker Majid Majidi must apologize for working on the film, which has hurt the sentiments of the Muslim community.
Syrian President Assad 'confident' of continuing support of Iran, Russia  Aug 26, 11:03 am
London, Aug 26 (ANI): Syrian President Bashar al-Assad has said that he is confident of continuing Iranian and Russian support.
Iran welcomes India private investment for Chabahar Port project.  Aug 15, 4:18 pm
New Delhi, Aug.15 (ANI): Iran is open to Indian private companies investing in the development of Chabahar Port, says Iranian Foreign Minister, Mohammad Javad Zarif, during a visit to New Delhi.
Iranian Foreign Minister arrives in India  Aug 13, 10:29 pm
New Delhi, Aug. 13 (ANI): Iranian Foreign Minister Dr. Mohammad Javad Zarif arrived in India on Thursday evening on a two-day visit during which he will meet Prime Minister Narendra Modi and External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj.
U.S. concerned over Iran court sentencing spiritual leader Taheri to death  Aug 8, 4:04 pm
Washington, Aug.8 (ANI): The United States has expressed concern over a revolutionary court in Iran sentencing Mohammad Ali Taheri, the Iranian founder of a spiritual movement, to death, on corruption charges.
Crew of Iranian vessel produced before court in Kerala  Aug 8, 9:19 am
Thiruvananthapuram, Aug.8 (ANI): Twelve crew members of an Iranian vessel Barooki, seized by the Coast Guard earlier last month, were produced before a court in Kerala yesterday.
NIA begins probe into captured Iranian boat  Aug 6, 9:55 am
Thiruvananthapuram, Aug. 6 (ANI): The National Investigation Agency (NIA) began its probe into an Iranian boat, which was captured by the Indian Coast Guard off the Alappuzha coast last month.
Long-drawn Iran nuclear talks conclude with 'historic' deal  Jul 14, 1:31 pm
London, July 14 (ANI): A deal on Iran's nuclear programme has finally been reached, marking an end to 17 days of intense negotiations and decade-long standoff that threatened to stoke a new crisis in the Middle East, diplomats said.
Delighted to meet Iranian President': PM Modi  Jul 9, 7:45 pm
Ufa (Russia), July 9 (ANI): Expressing his delight to meet Iranian President Hassan Rouhani, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday said that he discussed about forging stronger ties between the two sides.
Iran ready to strike deal that honours its nuclear rights, says Foreign Minister Zarif  Jun 27, 5:49 pm
Beijing, June 27 (ANI): Iran is ready to sign a deal that respected the nuclear rights and interests of Iranians, the Islamic Republic's foreign minister has said.
Iranian parliament opposes army sites' inspection ahead of nuke deal deadline  Jun 22, 11:57 am
Washington, June 22 (ANI): The Iranian parliament has voted to oppose the government military sites' inspections as part of a multi-nation agreement to limit the country's nuclear program which may complicate the final deal ahead of a June 30 deadline.
Nuclear talks: June 30 deadline not 'sacred,' says Iranian negotiator  Jun 17, 1:38 pm
Johannesburg, June 17 (ANI): The June 30 deadline to reach an agreement on Iran's nuclear programme is not 'sacred' and extra time may be necessary, a top negotiator representing Tehran has said.
Iranian military adviser killed near Iraq's IS-held Ramadi  Jun 1, 6:44 pm
Dubai, June 1 (ANI): A senior Iranian military officer, who was advising Iraqi troops in its battle against the Islamic State (IS), has been killed near Ramadi.
Kerry cuts short foreign trip after suffering injury in bicycle crash  May 31, 6:24 pm
Washington, May 31 (ANI): U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry has reportedly cut short his week-long foreign trip after suffering a leg injury in an accident while cycling in the French town of Scionzier, just 30 miles from Geneva, where he attended talks with Iranian Foreign Minister Javad Zarif.
US Navy to accompany American commercial vessels through Strait of Hormuz  May 1, 2:06 pm
London, May 1 (ANI): Days after an American cargo ship was intercepted by Iranian patrol boats in the Strait of Hormuz, Pentagon officials have said that the U.S. Navy will accompany all U.S.-flagged commercial vessels through those waters in the future to prevent interference by Iran.
Iranian militia vows to destroy IS if ordered by Supreme Leader  Apr 23, 2:42 pm
Washington, April 23 (ANI): Iran's Basij militia, which comprises fighters loyal to the nation's religious leaders, has declared that it is prepared to go and destroy the Islamic State (IS) if their Supreme Leader ordered them.
US aircraft carrier sent to Yemen to block Iranian shipments to Houthi rebels  Apr 21, 11:25 am
Washington, Apr. 20 (ANI): A US aircraft carrier has been sent to join other American ships to block any Iranian shipments to the Houthi rebels battling in Yemen.
Iran may extend deadline for finalized nuclear deal to satisfy leader's demands  Apr 12, 12:37 pm
Washington, Apr. 12 (ANI): Iran will reportedly extend the deadline for a finalized nuclear deal beyond June 30 if there arises a need to satisfy the lines drawn by the nation's supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, said a senior Iranian official.
Iranian Supreme Leader Khamenei warns 'framework nuclear accord' no guarantee of 'final deal'  Apr 10, 11:19 am
London, April 10 (ANI): Days after world powers and Iran chalked out a framework nuclear agreement, Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei has warned against seeing the preliminary accord as the "guarantee" of a final deal with world powers.
Iran to resume nuclear activities if West withdraws from agreement, says foreign minister  Apr 5, 1:24 pm
Washington, April 05 (ANI): Iranian foreign minister has said that the country would be able to resume its nuclear activities if the West withdraws from the nuclear deal agreement which is to be finalized in June.
Iran eases ban on women watching sports matches in country  Apr 5, 12:47 pm
Johannesburg, Apr 05 (ANI): A senior Iranian sports official has recently announced that the country's authorities have partially lifted a ban on women to attend men's sports matches, a report said.