Updated : 1 week ago IST
Washington DC [USA], Jul 11 (ANI): At least five boats belonging to Iran's Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps on Wednesday failed in their attempt to seize a British oil tanker in the Persian Gulf, amid geopolitical tensions in the region, according to two US officials.
Updated : 3 weeks, 1 day ago IST
Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], June 25 (ANI): As part of 'Operation Sankalp', India's warships and commandos will provide security to Indian merchant vessels and oil tankers in the Persian Gulf and the Gulf of Oman.
Updated : 8 months, 1 week ago IST
Aligarh (Uttar Pradesh) [India], Nov 11 (ANI): Noted historian Professor Irfan Habib on Sunday said that the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) should change the name of its president Amit Shah as his surname is of Persian origin. Professor Habib's statement adds spice to the ongoing political
Updated : 11 months, 2 weeks ago IST
Tehran [Iran], Aug 02 (ANI): Iran is slated to conduct maritime drills involving as many as 100 gunships in the Persian Gulf in the upcoming 48 hours to simulate "swarm" tactics.
Updated : 1 year, 3 months ago IST
New Delhi [India], Mar. 21 (ANI): Navroz, or Nowruz, marks the Persian and Iranian New Year.
Washington D.C. [USA], Mar 21 (ANI): On Nowruz 2018, also known as the Persian New Year, which was on March 20, United States President Donald Trump had a message for the Iranians - Your country's government is corrupt.
Updated : 1 year, 5 months ago IST
New Delhi [India], Feb 01 (ANI): India on Thursday joined the Ashgabat agreement which envisages facilitation of transit and transportation of goods between Central Asia and the Persian Gulf.
New Delhi [India] Feb 1 (ANI): India has joined the Ashgabat agreement which envisages setting up of an international transport and transit corridor between Iran, Oman, Turkmenistan and Uzbekistan.
Updated : 1 year, 6 months ago IST
New Delhi [India], Dec 27 (ANI): Google on Wednesday has dedicated its doodle to one of Urdu literature's most iconic poets, Mirza Asadullah Baig Khan, most commonly as Ghalib, to mark his 220nd birth anniversary.
Updated : 1 year, 11 months ago IST
New York [U.S.A], July 30 (ANI): U.S. warships fired several warning shots at Iranian vessels in the Persian Gulf for the second time in a week, which Tehran describes as another "provocative and unprofessional move."
Updated : 2 years, 1 month ago IST
Tehran [Iran], June 7 (ANI): The only way to resolve the ongoing dispute between the Persian Gulf's southern littoral states is to admit that the era of hegemonic aspirations is over and that dialogue is the only way to resolve exisitng problems and differences, a Iranian Middle East an