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9/3/2014 - 8:58 AM

Iran, World Powers Unlikely to Extend Nuclear Talks: Negotiator

Politics - A senior Iranian negotiator said he saw “very little” chances of an extension of nuclear negotiations between Tehran and six world powers, but added with a sense of optimism that diplomacy would continue in a bid to strike a deal before a November 24 deadline.
9/3/2014 - 8:52 AM

Larijani visits Bushehr Nuclear Power Plant

Politics - Parliament Speaker Ali Larijani paid a visit to Iran’s nuclear power plant in southern port city of Bushehr.
9/3/2014 - 8:47 AM

Iran Petchem Sector to Focus on Propylene

Economy - Iran’s petrochemical industry is to focus on increasing propylene production over the coming eight years, a top petrochemical official said.
9/3/2014 - 8:45 AM

Official: Shale Oil Exploration 70% Done

Economy - Operations for shale oil exploration in the West of Iran have progressed more than 70 percent, the exploration deputy manager of the National Iranian Oil Company’s Exploration Directorate said.
9/3/2014 - 8:42 AM

Gas Exports Hit More Than 10 bcm

Economy - The volume of gas exports hit more than 10 billion cubic meters over the past one year since President Rouhani's government took office in August 2013.
9/3/2014 - 8:40 AM

Oil Minister: Falling Oil Price Short-Lived

Economy - Iran’s Oil Minister Bijan Namdar Zanganeh said on Tuesday that the current decline in oil prices will be reversed following a seasonal change.
9/3/2014 - 8:37 AM

Energy Minister: Providing Fuel Needs Satisfactory

Economy - Iranian Energy Minister expressed satisfaction with the way of providing fuel needs of power plants saying it is the result of good performance of Petroleum Ministry.

9/3/2014 - 8:34 AM

Luxemburg Underlines Iran's Right to Utilize Civilian N. Energy

Politics - Luxembourg's Foreign Minister Jean Asselborn said Iran, as a signatory to the Non-Proliferation Treaty (NPT), has the right to advance its nuclear program for peaceful purposes.
9/3/2014 - 8:32 AM

Iran Rejects Report on Closure of Mission in Sudan

Politics - Senior Iranian Foreign Ministry officials on Wednesday strongly rejected some Western and Arab media reports that Khartoum has ordered the Iranian embassy to close the country's cultural centers in Sudan.
9/3/2014 - 8:29 AM

Armin Tashakori's Injury Not Serious, Shahram Mahmoudi Out of Squad

Sport - The injury sustained by Armin Tashakori on his Iran debut is not serious, according to Iran's Volleyball team physician.
8/31/2014 - 8:11 AM

Leader's Advisor: US Fresh Sanctions on Iran Violate Geneva N. Deal

Politics - Supreme Leader's top Advisor for International Affairs Ali Akbar Velayati described the United States' recent sanctions on Iranian firms and individuals as counterproductive and a clear violation of the interim nuclear deal cut by Iran and the six major world powers in Geneva on November 24, 2013.
8/31/2014 - 8:09 AM

Ashton: Iran, World Powers to Continue N. Talks on Sidelines of UN General Assembly

Politics - The six world powers and Iran will discuss ways of reaching a comprehensive nuclear deal on the sidelines of the United Nations General Assembly meeting in New York in September, EU foreign policy chief Catherine Ashton said.
8/30/2014 - 1:53 PM

Senior MP: New US Sanctions Blatant Violation of Geneva Deal

Politics - Chairman of the Iranian Parliament's National Security and Foreign Policy Commission Alaeddin Boroujerdi deplored imposition of new US sanctions on Iran as a clear violation of the Geneva agreement.
8/30/2014 - 12:10 PM

Oil Minister: Iran to Begin Exporting 20 mcm/d of Gas to Oman Soon

Economy - Iranian Oil Minister Bijan Namdar Zanganeh announced that Iran will soon start gas supplies to Oman as per the agreement reached between the two countries
8/30/2014 - 8:55 AM

Pakistan plans to secure common border with Iran: Envoy

Politics - A Pakistani diplomat says his country has plans to improve security along its common border with Iran.
8/30/2014 - 8:53 AM

Rouhani Condemns Sanctions as Aggression against Iran

Politics - Iranian President Hassan Rouhani deplored the current sanctions on Iran as an aggression against his nation, and stressed that his administration will stand tough against those who have imposed these embargoes.
8/30/2014 - 8:47 AM

President felicitates Malaysia on National Day

Politics - President Hassan Rouhani in a message on Saturday congratulated Malaysian people and government on their Independence Day.
8/30/2014 - 8:46 AM

President Rouhani felicitates Kyrgyzstan on National Day

Politics - President Hassan Rouhani in a message on Saturday congratulated Kyrgyz people and government on their countryˈs Independence Day.
8/30/2014 - 8:41 AM

Iran Preparing to Ink Contract with Russia to Build 2 More N. Power Plants

Politics - Head of the Atomic Energy Organization of Iran (AEOI) Ali Akbar Salehi said Tehran will sign a contract with Russia in the near future to build two new nuclear power plants in the Southern province of Bushehr.
8/30/2014 - 8:39 AM

US Insists on Imposing Sanctions on Iran Despite Geneva Deal

Politics - Washington, once again, imposed a new wave of sanctions against Iranian companies and individuals despite the interim nuclear deal cut in November 24, 2013 between Tehran and the six major world powers.