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  • Israel has no intention of attacking Iran: Peres Open this result in new window
    Reuters via Yahoo! News - Oct 21 2:27 PM
    Israel has no aggressive intentions toward Iran, Deputy Prime Minister Shimon Peres said on Saturday, after Prime Minister Ehud Olmert cautioned Tehran it would pay a price for pursuing its nuclear ambitions.

  • Iran suggests talks with West Open this result in new window
    AP via Yahoo! News - Oct 21 12:24 PM
    Iran offered Saturday to talk with the West about its disputed nuclear program days before the U.S. and its partners are expected to circulate a draft resolution providing for limited sanctions against Tehran.

  • Rice prods Moscow on press freedom, Iran Open this result in new window
    AP via Yahoo! News - Oct 21 1:23 PM
    Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice on Saturday delivered a symbolic rebuke to Russia over shrinking press freedoms even as she courted President Vladimir Putin for help punishing Iran over its nuclear program.

  • Russia won't let U.N. Security Council punish Iran Open this result in new window
    USA Today - Oct 21 11:34 AM
    Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice on Saturday delivered a rebuke to Russia over press freedoms even as she courted leaders for help punishing Iran over its nuclear program. Before her arrival, her Russian counterpart said Moscow will not allow the Security Council to be used for punitive measures against Iran.

  • Rice confident of U.N. action on Iran Open this result in new window
    AP via Yahoo! News - Oct 21 6:58 AM
    The swift move to penalize North Korea for its nuclear test could clear the way for punishing Iran over its disputed nuclear program, Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice said Saturday. "It really does help to create a momentum," Rice said after leaving four days of crisis talks in Asia in response to the North's test.

  • Russia warns against Iran 'regime change' through UN Open this result in new window
    AFP via Yahoo! News - Oct 21 7:05 AM
    Russia would oppose any effort to use the UN Security Council to promote a change of regime in Iran, Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov has said in an interview.

  • Iran to West: Let us explain reasons for uranium enrichment Open this result in new window
    USA Today - Oct 21 5:23 AM
    Iran is inviting Western representatives for discussions of why Tehran is continuing uranium enrichment in the face of international sanctions threats, the foreign minister said Saturday.

  • Iran launches first private mobile network Open this result in new window
    AFP via Yahoo! News - Oct 21 6:48 AM
    Iran has launched a new mobile phone network with SIM cards provided by the country's first private operator, the communication and IT ministry has told AFP.

  • Russia minister: No punishment for Iran Open this result in new window
    AP via Yahoo! News - Oct 21 5:37 AM
    Russia will not allow the U.N. Security Council to be used to punish Iran over its nuclear program, the foreign minister said. Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said that Russia was ready to discuss ways to pressure Iran into accepting a broader international oversight of its nuclear program, but added that "any measures of influence should encourage creating conditions for talks."

  • Iran's Ebadi group criticizes arrest of controversial cleric Open this result in new window
    AFP via Yahoo! News - Oct 21 5:21 AM
    A human rights group headed by Nobel Peace laureate Shirin Ebadi has criticized the arrest of a controversial cleric and some of his supporters who advocate the separation of religion and politics -- a taboo topic in Islamic Iran.

  • Iran sees no reason to halt enrichment, urges talks Open this result in new window
    AFP via Yahoo! News - Oct 21 4:33 AM
    Iran has reaffirmed it has no intention to suspend uranium enrichment and invited Western powers to return to negotiations over its sensitive nuclear programme.

  • Iran Suggests Talks With West Open this result in new window
    ABC News - Oct 21 12:51 PM
    Iran Suggests Talks With West Amid Fading Prospects for U.N. Sanctions; Russia Could Block

  • Rice Prods Moscow on Press Freedom, Iran Open this result in new window
    ABC News - Oct 21 1:36 PM
    Rice Prods Russia on Press Freedoms While Seeking Help Punishing Iran for Its Nuclear Program

  • U.S. Seeks Russian Cooperation On Iran Open this result in new window
    CBS News - Oct 21 11:56 AM
    Iran and North Korea will top the agenda as Secretary of State Rice meets with Russian President Putin in Moscow on Saturday. Rice expressed confidence that the Security Council will pass a resolution on Iran over its disputed nuclear program.

  • Russia against sanctions on Iran Open this result in new window
    NDTV - 53 minutes ago
    Russia will not allow the UN Security Council to be used to punish Iran over its nuclear programme, the foreign minister said.

  • Rice Confident of U.N. Action on Iran Open this result in new window
    ABC News - Oct 21 7:21 AM
    North Korea Sanctions Ease Way for Action on Iran, Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice Says

  • Iran suggests talks with West over nuke program Open this result in new window
    KTRE-TV East Texas - 1 hour, 30 minutes ago
    TEHRAN, Iran Iran is offering to talk with the West about its reason for enriching uranium.

  • Iran suggests talks with West over nuke program Open this result in new window
    KBCI Boise - 1 hour, 48 minutes ago
    TEHRAN, Iran Iran is offering to talk with the West about its reason for enriching uranium. Iran's foreign minister says, "Dialogue is the best way to reach an understanding."

  • Iran offers talks about its nuke program Open this result in new window
    Sydney Morning Herald - Oct 21 2:02 PM
    Iran offered to talk with the West about its nuclear program. The offer came only days before the US and its partners were expected to circulate a draft resolution calling for limited sanctions on Tehran.

  • Iran suggests talks with West over nuke program Open this result in new window
    Fort Wayne News Channel 15 - 2 hours, 14 minutes ago
    TEHRAN, Iran Iran is offering to talk with the West about its reason for enriching uranium. Iran's foreign minister says, "Dialogue is the best way to reach an...

  • Russia Minister: No Punishment for Iran Open this result in new window
    ABC News - Oct 21 5:51 AM
    Foreign Minister Says Russia Won't Let U.N. Security Council Be Used for Punishing Iran

  • Russia opposes using UNSC to punish Iran: FM Open this result in new window
    People's Daily - 2 hours, 17 minutes ago
    Russia will oppose any attempts to use the UN Security Council to punish Iran for its disputed nuclear program, Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said.

  • Peres calls for global coalition against Iran Open this result in new window
    People's Daily - 2 hours, 17 minutes ago
    Israeli Vice Prime Minister Shimon Peres on Saturday called for a global coalition against Iran must be formed, Israel's newspaper Ha'aretz reported on its website.

  • Iran suggests talks with West amid fading prospects for U.N. sanctions Open this result in new window
    Boston Herald - Oct 21 12:30 PM
    TEHRAN, Iran - Iran offered Saturday to talk with the West about its disputed nuclear program days before the U.S. and its partners are expected to circulate a draft resolution providing for limited sanctions...

  • Rice Confident of U.N. Action on Iran Open this result in new window
    ABC News - Oct 21 2:06 AM
    N.Korea Sanctions Ease the Way for Action on Iran, Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice Says

  • Not too late for Iran to avoid nuclear sanctions: French minister Open this result in new window
    AFP via Yahoo! News - Oct 20 2:24 PM
    French Defense Minister Michele Alliot-Marie suggested it was not too late for Iran to make concessions to avoid UN Security Council sanctions over its nuclear program.

  • Israel accuses Iran of blocking release Open this result in new window
    AP via Yahoo! News - Oct 20 2:11 PM
    Israel accused the Iranian government of paying $50 million to block a deal that would have freed an Israeli soldier captured by Hamas-linked militants who crossed from Gaza into Israel on June 25. Hamas and Iran dismissed the accusation as untrue.

  • Iran finds no reason to halt enrichment Open this result in new window
    Dawn - 51 minutes ago
    TEHRAN, Oct 21: Iran on Saturday reaffirmed it has no intention to suspend uranium enrichment and invited Western powers to return to negotiations over its sensitive nuclear programme.

  • Iran sees no reason to halt enrichment, urges talks Open this result in new window
    Channel NewsAsia - Oct 21 11:45 AM
    TEHRAN - Iran on Saturday reaffirmed it has no intention to suspend uranium enrichment and invited Western powers to return to negotiations over its sensitive nuclear programme.

  • Rice sees North Korean penalties as easing way for UN sanctions against Iran Open this result in new window
    CP via Yahoo! Canada News - Oct 21 8:31 AM
    MOSCOW (AP) - The swift move to penalize North Korea for its nuclear test could clear the way for punishing Iran over its disputed nuclear program, U.S. Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice said Saturday.

  • Iran suggests talks with West Open this result in new window
    Syracuse.com - Oct 21 12:49 PM
    TEHRAN, Iran (AP) Iran offered Saturday to talk with the West about its disputed nuclear program days before the U.S. and its partners are expected to circulate a draft resolution providing for limited sanctions against Tehran.

  • Iran appeals to EU on uranium enrichment Open this result in new window
    UPI - Oct 21 12:25 PM
    TEHRAN, Oct. 21 (UPI) -- Iran's foreign minister urged the European Union Saturday to explain why Tehran should stop its uranium enrichment. The U.N. Security Council is demanding Iran suspend uranium enrichment or face possible economic and diplomatic sanctions.

  • Israel Says Iran Paid to Halt Deal on Captive Open this result in new window
    Los Angeles Times - Oct 21 12:23 AM
    Israel accused the Iranian government of paying $50 million to block a deal that would have freed an Israeli soldier captured by Hamas-linked militants who crossed from the Gaza Strip into Israel in June. Hamas and Iran called the accusation untrue.

  • Rice says North Korea sanctions ease the way for action on Iran Open this result in new window
    WTOL News 11 - Oct 21 6:05 PM
    MOSCOW The swift decision to impose international sanctions on North Korea over its nuclear test could ease the way for action against Iran.

  • Foreign minister says Russia won't let U.N. Security Council be used for punishing Iran Open this result in new window
    San Diego Union-Tribune - Oct 21 7:38 AM
    MOSCOW, 5:12 a.m. Oct. 21 (AP): Russia will not allow the U.N. Security Council to be used to punish Iran over its nuclear program, the foreign minister said.

  • Russia opposes UN action on Iran, cites lack of proof Open this result in new window
    Calcutta News - Oct 21 12:46 PM
    Russia says it will oppose any United Nations Security Council resolution to punish Iran or promote regime change in connection with Tehran's nuclear program.

  • U.S. Seeks Russian Cooperation On Iran Open this result in new window
    CBS 2 New York - Oct 21 6:16 AM
    The swift decision to impose international sanctions on North Korea for its rogue nuclear test could grease the skids for sanctions on Iran over its disputed nuclear program, Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice said Saturday.

  • Rice says North Korea sanctions ease the way for action on Iran Open this result in new window
    KXLY-TV Spokane - Oct 21 12:22 PM
    MOSCOW (AP) -- The swift decision to impose international sanctions on North Korea over its nuclear test could ease the way for action against Iran. That's the view of Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice. She says, "it really does help to create a momentum."

  • Iran's Film Week to be held in Vienna Open this result in new window
    Islamic Republic News Agency - Oct 21 9:01 AM
    Austria - Film - Iran Iran's Film Week in the Austrian capital of Vienna will open on October 24 and seven Iranian films will be screened in the event.

  • Iran invites Europeans to talks Open this result in new window
    News 24 South Africa - Oct 21 1:50 PM
    Iran has invited representatives of European countries for discussions on why Tehran is continuing uranium enrichment.

  • Iran Invites New Nuclear Talks With Europe Open this result in new window
    Voice of America - Oct 21 5:52 AM
    Iran has called on Western representatives to return to talks on its nuclear program. Foreign Minister Manouchehr Mottaki told reporters Saturday Tehran sees no logic to suspending uranium enrichment.

  • Olmert warns Iran on nuclear ambitions Open this result in new window
    Fox21 - Oct 21 10:44 AM
    JERUSALEM Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Olmert warns Iran would have "a price to pay" if it doesn't back down from its nuclear ambitions.

  • Iran threatens Israel, all its allies Open this result in new window
    The Columbus Dispatch - Oct 21 4:38 AM
    TEHRAN, Iran President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad branded Israeli leaders "a group of terrorists" yesterday, after Israels prime minister warned that Iran would have "a price to pay" if it does not roll back its nuclear program.

  • North Korea sanctions ease the way for action on Iran Open this result in new window
    Boston Herald - Oct 21 5:46 AM
    MOSCOW - The swift decision to impose international sanctions on North Korea for its rogue nuclear test could grease the skids for sanctions on Iran over its disputed nuclear program, Secretary of State...

  • Rice Confident of U.N. Action on Iran Open this result in new window
    RedNova - Oct 21 9:09 AM
    By ANNE GEARAN MOSCOW - The swift move to penalize North Korea for its nuclear test could clear the way for punishing Iran over its disputed nuclear program, Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice said Saturday.

  • Iran Invites New Nuclear Talks With Europe Open this result in new window
    Payvand Iran News - Oct 21 9:09 AM
    Iran's Foreign Minister Manouchehr Mottaki (file photo) Foreign Minister Manouchehr Mottaki told reporters Saturday Tehran sees no logic to suspending uranium enrichment. He said Iran has the right to enrich uranium because of its membership in the Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty. He added that Tehran is ready to discuss the reasons for its actions.

  • Daimler Chrysler turns over shares in Iran Benz Open this result in new window
    Payvand Iran News - Oct 21 9:09 AM
    Daimler Chrysler after various negotiations has decided to turn over all its shares of Iran's Benz to Iran Khodro. -ISNA

  • Russia warns against Iran regime change Open this result in new window
    News Interactive - Oct 21 7:12 AM
    RUSSIA would oppose any effort to use the UN Security Council to promote a change of regime in Iran, Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said in an interview published today.

  • No evidence Iran produces military nuclear programme Lavrov Open this result in new window
    Itar-Tass - Oct 21 10:00 AM
    MOSCOW, October 21 (Itar-Tass) - Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said there is no evidence that Iran is producing a military nuclear programme.

  • Russia Won't Let UN Be Used For Punishing Iran -Min Open this result in new window
    Nasdaq - Oct 21 5:26 AM
    MOSCOW (AP)--Russia won't allow the U.N. Security Council to be used to punish Iran over its nuclear bid, the foreign minister said.

  • Iran calls up 11 lifters for Asian Games Open this result in new window
    Payvand Iran News - Oct 21 9:09 AM
    Iran Saturday summoned 11 weightlifters to prepare for the 15th Asian Games in the Qatari capital Doha. -MNA

  • Iran to finalize Tupolev purchase within a month Open this result in new window
    Payvand Iran News - Oct 21 9:09 AM
    Iran Air (HOMA) chief, Saeed Hesami said that his company has pledged to conclude the purchase contract of some five Tupolev 204 (T-204) aircraft from Russia within a month. -MNA

  • Russia Minister Rules Out Punishment For Iran Over Nuke Program Open this result in new window
    Free Internet Press - Oct 21 12:25 PM
    Russia will not allow the U.N. Security Council to be used to punish Iran over its nuclear program, the foreign minister said. Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said that Russia was ready to discuss ways to pressure Iran into accepting a broader international oversight of its nuclear program, but added that "any measures of influence should encourage creating conditions for talks." "We won't be able

  • Iran ready for transfer of experience in fight against narcotics Open this result in new window
    Islamic Republic News Agency - Oct 21 6:46 AM
    Iran - Islamic Countries - Anti - Drug Campaign Secretary of the headquarters for Campaign against Drug Trafficking Fadahossein Maleki said on Saturday that Iran is ready to exchange experience in fight against illicit drugs with the Islamic countries.

  • Russia minister reaffirms support for Iran Open this result in new window
    UPI - Oct 21 8:40 AM
    MOSCOW, Oct. 21 (UPI) -- Russia says it will back Iran when proposed sanctions over its nuclear program come up before the United Nations Security Council.

  • Russia Opposed To UN Sanctions Against Iran Open this result in new window
    Payvand Iran News - Oct 21 9:09 AM
    Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov says Moscow opposes any attempt to use the UN Security Council to punish Iran for its disputed nuclear program.

  • Iran participates in Uzbekistan Int'l Agricultural Mini Technology Fair Open this result in new window
    Islamic Republic News Agency - Oct 21 8:34 AM
    Iran - Uzbekistan - Fair Iran is participating in Uzbekistan's Agricultural Mini Technology Fair to showcase its products. The Iranian pavilion is showing biscuit, cake and bread packaging machines in the 20-day fair in Uzbekistan.

  • FM: Iran's policy based on holding talks Open this result in new window
    Islamic Republic News Agency - Oct 21 7:11 AM
    Iran - Mottaki - Nuclear Foreign Minister Manouchehr Mottaki here aturday dismissed as 'incorrect and irrational' any comparison between Iran's peaceful nuclear activities and the nuclear experiments by the world big powers, including the new generations of atomic bombs.

  • N. Korea sanctions may set standard for Iran: Rice Open this result in new window
    CTV.ca - Oct 21 5:11 AM
    The decision to impose international sanctions on North Korea for its nuclear test could pave the way for sanctions on Iran over its nuclear program, said Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice.

  • US Rice: N Korea Sanctions Help Create Momentum On Iran Open this result in new window
    Nasdaq - Oct 21 2:26 AM
    MOSCOW (AP)--The swift decision to impose international sanctions on North Korea for its rogue nuclear test could grease the skids for sanctions on Iran over its disputed nuclear program, U.S. Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice said Saturday.

  • Iran denounces Israeli leaders Open this result in new window
    Fort Worth Star-Telegram - Oct 21 2:26 AM
    TEHRAN, Iran -- President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad branded Israeli leaders "a group of terrorists" Friday, after Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Olmert warned that Tehran would have "a price to pay" if it does not roll back its nuclear program.

  • Iran launches first private mobile network Open this result in new window
    Khaleej Times - Oct 21 8:07 AM
    TEHERAN - Iran launched a new mobile phone network on Saturday with SIM cards provided by the countrys first private operator, the communication and IT ministry said.

  • Russia warns against Iran 'regime change' through UN Open this result in new window
    INQ7.net - Oct 21 5:36 AM
    MOSCOW -- Russia would oppose any effort to use the United Nations Security Council to promote a change of regime in Iran, Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said in an interview published Saturday.

  • UK Foreign Office backs opening talks with Iran, Syria on Iraq Open this result in new window
    Islamic Republic News Agency - Oct 21 5:16 AM
    UK - Iraq Review The British Foreign Office was reported Saturday to be supporting calls in the US to open talks with Iran and Syria in order to seek an exit strategy from its disastrous war in Iraq.

  • Iran says Security Council rulings illegitimate Open this result in new window
    Reuters via Yahoo! News - Oct 20 3:51 AM
    Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad said on Friday any decisions by the U.N. Security Council, which is considering imposing sanctions on Iran over its nuclear program, were illegitimate.

  • Iran launches first private mobile network Open this result in new window
    TODAYonline - Oct 21 6:24 AM
    A young Iranian woman uses her mobile phone in May. Iran's communication and IT ministry has told AFP that the country has launched a new mobile phone network with SIM cards provided by the country's first private operator.

  • Irans Ebadi group criticizes arrest of controversial cleric Open this result in new window
    Khaleej Times - Oct 21 6:31 AM
    TEHERAN - A human rights group headed by Nobel Peace laureate Shirin Ebadi on Saturday criticized the arrest of a controversial cleric and some of his supporters who advocate the separation of religion and politics a taboo topic in Islamic Iran.

  • UN Watch criticises Iran's move to restrict internet speed Open this result in new window
    New Kerala - Oct 21 11:46 AM
    New York, Oct 21: A Geneva-based human rights watchdog group has called on UN Secretary-General Kofi Annan to 'denounce' Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad for his government's move to restrict internet speeds and curb access to information in Iran, terming Tehran's move as 'repressive and blatantly hypocritical'.

  • Iran, Israel trade threats Open this result in new window
    Sun-Sentinel - Oct 21 12:19 AM
    TEHRAN, Iran President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad branded Israeli leaders "a group of terrorists" Friday, after Israel's prime minister warned Tehran would have a price to pay if it does not roll back its nuclear program.

  • Olmert warns Iran over nuclear ambitions Open this result in new window
    AP via Yahoo! News - Oct 20 3:26 AM
    Prime Minister Ehud Olmert warned that Iran would have "a price to pay" if it doesn't back down from its nuclear ambitions, hinting broadly that Israel might be forced to take action his strongest words yet about the Iranian threat.

  • Iran asks EU to explain why it should stop uranium enrichment Open this result in new window
    Russian Information Agency Novosti - Oct 21 6:40 AM
    TEHRAN, October 21 (RIA Novosti) - Iran's foreign minister urged the European Union Saturday to explain why Tehran should stop uranium enrichment activities.

  • Iran: Iran's leader issues threats after warning from Israel Open this result in new window
    Tulsa World - Oct 21 3:19 AM
    TEHRAN, Iran -- President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad branded Israeli leaders "a group of terrorists" Friday, after Israel's prime minister warned Tehran would have "a price to pay" if it does not roll back its nuclear program.

  • Iran warns Europe on backing Israel Open this result in new window
    The Santa Rosa Press Democrat - Oct 21 3:52 AM
    TEHRAN, Iran - President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad of Iran warned Europe on Friday that continued support for Israel could lead to an act of revenge by those in the Middle East angry about the Palestinians' plight.

  • MTN awaits Iran green light Open this result in new window
    AME Info - Oct 21 4:34 AM
    Africa's largest telco company, the MTN Group, is awaiting approval from Iran's regulators concerning its proposed tariffs before it begins the process of signing up subscribers, reported Emirates Today.

  • Iran 'should stop student bans' Open this result in new window
    BBC News - Oct 20 11:54 AM
    Iran must stop banning students from university because of their political views, a human rights groups says.

  • Iran, Israel trade barbs over nukes Open this result in new window
    The Star-Ledger - Oct 20 10:13 PM
    TEHRAN, Iran -- President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad yesterday branded Israeli leaders "a group of terrorists" after Israel's prime minister warned Tehran would have "a price to pay" if it does not roll back its nuclear program.

  • Iran calls on Europe to return to honest-to-goodness N-talks Open this result in new window
    Islamic Republic News Agency - Oct 21 3:26 AM
    Iran - Europe - Nuclear Foreign Minister Manouchehr Mottaki here Saturday called on the European side to return to nuclear negotiations honestly and in good faith.

  • Iran envoy urges unity against Israeli occupation Open this result in new window
    Islamic Republic News Agency - Oct 21 3:26 AM
    Iran - Ambassador - Qods Day Iran's ambassador to London says that Muslims must close ranks and unite over existing challenges including the occupation of Palestine.

  • Rice says North Korea sanctions ease the way for action on Iran Open this result in new window
    KRIS-TV Corpus Christi - Oct 21 2:50 AM
    MOSCOW The swift decision to impose international sanctions on North Korea over its nuclear test could ease the way for action against Iran. That's the view of Secretary...

  • Russia opposes Iran 'regime change' Open this result in new window
    Sunday Times - Oct 21 7:35 AM
    MOSCOW - Russia would oppose any effort to use the United Nations (UN) Security Council to promote a change of regime in Iran, Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said in an interview.

  • Russia objects to using UN Security Council to punish Iran Open this result in new window
    Russian Information Agency Novosti - Oct 21 5:25 AM
    punishing Iran over its nuclear ambitions. In an interview with the Kuwaiti News Agency KUNA, Sergei Lavrov said: "We will oppose any attempts to use the [UN] Security Council for punishing Iran or to use Iran's program in order to promote the ideas of regime change there."

  • Israel claims Iran paid Hamas to block soldier deal - Open this result in new window
    Al Jazeera - Oct 21 2:03 AM
    More than three months after ending the military offensive it launched in Gaza claiming it was aimed at securing the release of an Israeli soldier captured by Palestinians, Israel is now making accusations against Iran claiming it blocked a deal with the Palestinians that would have freed its soldier.

  • China says it will play "constructive role" on Iran Open this result in new window
    Reuters via Yahoo! News - Oct 20 1:46 AM
    China told U.S. Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice on Friday it would play a "constructive role" in resolving the standoff over Iran's nuclear program.

  • Q&A: ElBaradei on Iran, N. Korea and Nukes Open this result in new window
    Newsweek - Oct 20 4:24 PM
    IAEA head Mohamed ElBaradei discusses nuclear advances in Iran and North Koreaand how lack of funds is hampering his agencys work.

  • Belarus foreign minister starts four-day visit to Iran Open this result in new window
    Russian Information Agency Novosti - Oct 21 2:40 AM
    MINSK, October 21 (RIA Novosti) - The Belarusian foreign minister will make a four-day visit to Iran, the Foreign Ministry said Saturday. Iran has been at the center of an international dispute over the past year regarding its nuclear ambitions.

  • Iran responds to EU statement Open this result in new window
    IranMania.com - Oct 21 12:09 AM
    LONDON, October 21 (IranMania) - Iran's Ministry of Foreign Affairs issued a statement in response to the European Union Council of Foreign Ministers' statement against the Islamic Republic IRNA reported.

  • Iran says Security Council rulings illegitimate Open this result in new window
    IranMania.com - Oct 20 11:38 PM
    LONDON, October 21 (IranMania) - Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad said on Friday any decisions by the UN Security Council, which is considering imposing sanctions on Iran over its nuclear program, were illegitimate , Reuters reported.

  • Iran has energy transaction with all neighbors Open this result in new window
    IranMania.com - Oct 21 1:08 AM
    LONDON, October 21 (IranMania) - Deputy energy minister in electricity affairs, Mohammad Ahmadian said here on Friday that Iran has electricity transaction with all neighboring countries MNA reported.

  • Olmert warns Iran over nuclear ambitions Open this result in new window
    IranMania.com - Oct 20 11:38 PM
    LONDON, October 21 (IranMania) - Prime Minister Ehud Olmert warned that Iran would have "a price to pay" if it doesn't back down from its nuclear ambitions, hinting broadly that Israel might be forced to take action his strongest words yet about the Iranian threat , according to an AP report.

  • Iran to finalize Tupolev purchase within a month Open this result in new window
    IranMania.com - Oct 21 12:39 AM
    LONDON, October 21 (IranMania) - Iran Air (HOMA) chief, Saeed Hesami said that his company has pledged to conclude the purchase contract of some five Tupolev 204 (T-204) aircraft from Russia within a month according to a MNA report.

  • You could get hurt for backing Israel, Iran leader tells Europe Open this result in new window
    Times Online - Oct 20 3:23 PM
    IRAN yesterday launched an unprecedented verbal attack against Europe, which it predicted could get hurt unless it halted its support for Israel.

  • "Not too late for Iran to avoid nuclear sanctions" Open this result in new window
    IranMania.com - Oct 20 11:09 PM
    LONDON, October 21 (IranMania) - French Defense Minister Michele Alliot-Marie suggested it was not too late for Iran to make concessions to avoid UN Security Council sanctions over its nuclear program , AFP reported.

  • Israel accuses Iran of blocking release Open this result in new window
    IranMania.com - Oct 20 11:38 PM
    LONDON, October 21 (IranMania) - Israel accused the Iranian government of paying $50 million to block a deal that would have freed an Israeli soldier captured by Hamas-linked militants who crossed from Gaza into Israel on June 25. Hamas and Iran dismissed the accusation as untrue , according to an AP report.

  • Iran 'should stop student bans' Open this result in new window
    IranMania.com - Oct 20 11:53 PM
    LONDON, October 21 (IranMania) -Iran must stop banning students from university because of their political views, a human rights group has said , BBC reported.

  • Iran warns Europe over Israel Open this result in new window
    The Scotsman - Oct 20 4:52 PM
    IRAN'S hardline president yesterday described Israel's leaders as terrorists and warned Europe that it "may get hurt" if anger over the Palestinians boils over in the Middle East.

  • China says it will play "constructive role" on Iran Open this result in new window
    IranMania.com - Oct 20 11:53 PM
    LONDON, October 21 (IranMania) - China told U.S. Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice on Friday it would play a "constructive role" in resolving the standoff over Iran's nuclear program , said Reuters .

  • Olmert warns Iran about its nuke program Open this result in new window
    AP via Yahoo! News - Oct 19 5:51 PM
    Israel's prime minister delivered his strongest comments yet on Iran's nuclear program, warning Thursday that Tehran would have "a price to pay" if it does not back down from its atomic ambitions and hinting that Israel might be forced to take action.

  • Britain says U.N. Iran resolution coming Open this result in new window
    AP via Yahoo! News - Oct 19 7:25 PM
    Britain said Thursday it expects a draft U.N. resolution on Iran to be introduced in the Security Council early next week and diplomats said it will seek sanctions on Tehran for refusing to suspend uranium enrichment.

  • Iran warns of revenge over Israel Open this result in new window
    BBC News - Oct 20 3:54 AM
    Muslims around the world will take revenge against states that supported Israel, Iran's president says.

  • Iran 'blocks Israel soldier deal' Open this result in new window
    BBC News - Oct 20 3:24 AM
    An Israeli diplomat accuses Iran of blocking a deal to free a soldier captured by Palestinian militants.