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Hanging out, over a cup of coffee

Encouraged by a moderate government led by President Hassan Rouhani, youngsters in Tehran bond at the city’s new coffee shops

Balancing act

As India walks a fine line with Iran and Saudi Arabia, it must seek reconciliation between them too.


Iran prepares for start of nuclear deal today

On Saturday a team of international inspectors arrived in Tehran in preparation of beginning their inspections.

Iran: Second monkey sent into space,brought back safely

Iran frequently claims technological breakthroughs that are impossible to independently verify.

Iran ministers open accounts on 'banned' Facebook

The Facebook pages of 15 ministers could be viewed in Tehran through a proxy server.

US exempts EU,Japan from Iran oil sanctions

Japan continues to import oil from Iran but all EU countries halted them a year ago.


As Iranians vote,supreme leader says 'to hell with US'

Long lines snaked outside some voting stations in Tehran and elsewhere

Iran Ayatollah is poster boy for influence in Iraq

Posters of Grand Ayatollah Ali Khamenei first appeared in 6 Shiite neighborhoods in Baghdad

India won't scale down oil imports from Iran: Pranab

India,the world's fourth-largest oil consumer,is Iran's second-biggest oil client after China.

Russia warns West not to use military strike option against Iran

Russia and Iran warned the West against a military strike on the Islamic Republic,saying an attack targeting its nuclear programme would lead to civilian casualties and create new threats to global security.