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Wednesday, October 27, 2021



Iran court upholds jail term for UK-Iranian aid worker, lawyer says

October 17, 2021 4:56 pm

In April, an Iranian court sentenced Zaghari-Ratcliffe to a new term in jail on charges of propaganda against Iran's ruling system, just a month after she finished a prior five-year sentence.

Iran escapes rebuke at IAEA despite no 'promise' on open questions

September 13, 2021 10:43 pm

The decision by the United States, France, Britain and Germany not to push for a resolution avoids an escalation with Iran that could have killed hopes of resuming wider talks on reviving the Iran nuclear deal.

As Iran veers right, ties with Gulf Arabs may hinge on nuclear pact

June 20, 2021 11:27 am

The Iranian judge and cleric, who is subject to U.S. sanctions, takes office in August, while nuclear talks in Vienna under outgoing President Hassan Rouhani, a more pragmatic cleric, are ongoing.

At Tehran garage, Iranian woman polishes cars and her dreams

May 03, 2021 2:10 pm

For the past few years, Maryam Roohani has lived out her dream as a professional car polisher, detailer and washer. Roohani even now trains and inspires other women to do the same despite the obstacles.

Tehran buddies up to the Taliban

February 03, 2021 4:45 pm

During talks with Islamist Taliban leaders in Tehran, Iran and the militant Afghans agreed that the US was to blame for the ongoing violence in Afghanistan.

ED books Medanta Hospital, chairman Naresh Trehan in money laundering case

June 10, 2020 6:39 pm

Trehan is a renowned cardiologist and recipient of the Padma Bhushan award. The case pertains to allotment of land to Global Health in 2004.

Iran earthquake rocks capital, kills one

May 08, 2020 11:05 am

A magnitude 4.8 earthquake jolted Iran's capital, Tehran, and nearby areas in the early hours of Friday, forcing many people to flee buildings. At least one person has been killed, with several injured.

Between a Rock and a Hard Place

January 11, 2020 1:40 am

Making sense of Iran-US tensions and the dissent on Indian streets and in universities

US-Iran tensions HIGHLIGHTS: Iran will never have a nuclear weapon, says Trump

January 08, 2020 9:08 am

US-Iran tensions LIVE News Updates: Trump warned Iran of 'major retaliation' if Tehran carries out any attack against America to avenge the killing of the top military commander.

Mike Pompeo warns Iran that US could attack if Tehran retaliates

January 06, 2020 2:51 pm

Pompeo said the costs of any attacks by Iran or its partners on US interests would “be borne by Iran and its leadership itself.”