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  • The Beautiful Game: Messi stunner secures win for Argentina over Iran June 22, 2014

    Messi scored a superb goal in stoppage time to give Argentina a 10 victory over Iran and secure his team's place in the second round of the World Cup. ...
  • The Beautiful Game: Argentina take on Iran at Estadio Mineirao June 21, 2014

    Argentina will be looking to seal their place in the knockout stages of the World Cup with a match to spare when Lionel Messi and his teammates face Iran on Saturday. ...
  • Mystery deepens around the missing Malaysian airlines plane March 11, 2014

    Mystery is deepening around the missing Malaysian airliner. Reports now suggest that the Thai travel agency that booked tickets for two passengers with stolen passports had been asked to do so by an Iranian middleman. ...
  • Optimistic about deal with US on nuke programme: Iran Foreign Minister March 1, 2014

    Iran's Foreign Minister Javed Zarif has said that Iran was disappointed that India cut its oil imports by 40 per cent in 2013 under pressure from the US. In a significant statement, he said that he is optimistic about a deal with the US on Iran's nuclear programme by August...
  • Iran, six world powers reach deal on Tehran's nuclear program November 24, 2013

    A historic deal over Iran's nuclear program has been reached following intense talks in Geneva. Foreign Ministers from Iran, US, UK, China, Russia and Europe held negotiations for four days before the agreement was reached. The agreement temporarily halts Iran's nuclear development and lifts some sanctions. ...
  • Hassan Rouhani extends a hand of friendship to the US September 25, 2013

    Iranian President Hassan Rouhani extends a hand of friendship to the US. He said, "I would like to say to American people, I bring peace and friendship from Iranians to Americans." ...
  • Magnitude 6.3 aftershock felt after IranPak border quake: IMD April 16, 2013

    At least 40 people were killed in Iran after a massive earthquake measuring 7.8 on the Richter Scale hit the IranPakistan border. The tremors were also felt in India, Pakistan and the Gulf. ...
  • Watch: Earthquake jolts CNNIBN office in Noida, UP April 16, 2013

    A 7.8 magnitude earthquake rocked the IranPakistan border on Tuesday, sending shockwaves as far as North India and West Asia. ...
  • Every govt has the right for self defence: Ambassador of Israel to India November 20, 2012

    Alon Ushpiz, Ambassador of Israel to India speaks on Iran and truce....
  • US VP debate: Ryan calls Iran a threat, Biden disagrees October 12, 2012

    US VicePresident Joe Biden and Mitt Romney's running mate Paul Ryan took on each other at the first and only VicePresidential debate on Thursday night. Libya, Iran and the state of the US Economy dominated the debate, which gained importance after President Barack Obama's lacklustre performance last week. While Ryan...
  • Syrian rebels issue ultimatum over 48 Iranian hostages October 6, 2012

    Syrian rebels on Friday issued a 48 hour deadline for Iran and Syria to give in to their demands to secure the release of 48 Iranians taken hostage earlier this year. They threatened to execute the Shiite pilgrims if Tehran and Damascus did not release captured Syrian rebels within 48 hours...
  • Iran is endangering the world with Nprogramme: Israel September 28, 2012

    Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Thursday said that drawing a "clear red line" against Iran was the only way to stop it from acquiring nuclear weapons. Netanyahu was speaking at the UN General Assembly. Elaborating on his statement, the Israeli PM said that there was little difference between Iran and the...
  • 'AntiIslam' film is ugly: Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad September 24, 2012

    In an exclusive interview to CNN, Ahmadinejad accused the West of abusing the freedom of speech and said a war between Israel and Iran was imminent. ...
  • PM's Tehran trip sending a wrong message to the West? August 31, 2012

    Does India cosying up to Iran and Pakistan send a wrong message to the West which wants to isolate the two countries on the global stage. ...
  • PM accepts invitation to visit Pak, date yet to be decided August 31, 2012

    Prime Minister Manmohan Singh met Pakistan President Asif Ali Zardari on the sidelines of the NAM Summit in Tehran on Thursday evening. ...
  • NAM: Key meet for Iran amidst standoff with the West August 30, 2012

    Prime Minister Manmohan Singh is likely to talk tough on terror. Government sources say Pakistan has already been given all the necessary evidence on 26/11. ...
  • PM's Tehran trip sending a wrong message to the West? August 31, 2012

    Prime Minister Manmohan Singh is in Tehran to attend the 16th NAM summit where he may hold bilateral talks with the top Iranian leadership and Pakistani President Asif Ali Zardari. Does India cosying up to Iran and Pakistan send a wrong message to the West which wants to isolate the...
  • Israel watching IndiaIran developments closely August 30, 2012

    At the NAM summit, India reached out to Iran during talks with President Ahmedinejad and Supreme Leader Ayotollah Khameini. ...
  • PM to meet Iranian President, Supreme Leader today August 29, 2012

    Prime Minister Manmohan singh and First Lady Gursharan Kaur, reached Tehran on Tuesday evening. They were received at the airport by Iran's Finance Minister. ...
  • Bulgaria releases images of bomber behind attack on Israelis July 20, 2012

    Bulgaria has released CCTV footage of a man suspected of carrying out a deadly suicide bombing of a bus carrying Israeli tourists at Burgas airport on Wednesday. ...
  • Iran, FDI, nuclear deal: Are IndiaUS ties in trouble? May 21, 2012

    Suhasini Haider: Hello and welcome to Worldview with me Suhasini Haider. Tonight we're asking that big question Have IndiaUS ties plateaued? And we have a very special guest in our studio Nancy Powell, the Ambassador to India. She's no stranger to the region; in fact, she's served in...
  • Iran, FDI, nuclear deal: Are IndiaUS ties in trouble? May 18, 2012

    Once considered natural allies, the relations between India and US have now reached a plateau with a deadlock over various issues. Join CNNIBN's Suhasini Haidar in the next episode of World View on Friday at 10 pm for a discussion with experts in the area. ...
  • Has America armtwisted India on Iran? May 12, 2012

    US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, during her recent visit, urged India to do more to reduce its oil imports from Iran, as part of Washington's continuing efforts to curb Tehran's nuclear programme. ...
  • Has America armtwisted India on Iran? May 14, 2012

    Suhasini Haidar: Hello and welcome to Worldview with me Suahsini Haider. Tonight, we're looking at two big issues of global importance that have left a big impact on India, as Hillary Clinton visited, the pressure building on IndiaIran ties. We'll have an exclusive CNN interview with Hillary Clinton on that...
  • Hillary meets PM, discusses oil import from Iran May 7, 2012

    Hilary Clinton is expected to bring up several issues, including asking India to cut its import of oil from Iran. ...
  • India may discuss Hafiz Saeed with Hillary Clinton May 7, 2012

    US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton will be meeting West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Monday. ...
  • Israel Embassy blast: India is in touch with Iran, says PC March 31, 2012

    Home Minister P Chidambaram said on Saturday New Delhi was in touch with Iran in order to gain access to some suspects in the Israel Embassy blast case. ...
  • US, Israel will not tolerate nuclear armed Iran: Obama March 5, 2012

    US President Barack Obama talked tough on Sunday claiming that no Israeli government could "tolerate a nuclear weapon in the hands of a regime that denies the Holocaust, threatens to wipe Israel off the map, and sponsors terrorist groups committed to Israel's destruction". ...
  • No renewed talks with Iran, says Israel March 3, 2012

    Israel will not set red lines for military action on Iran, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu warned on Saturday. However, US President Barack Obama has warned against a premature strike. Meanwhile, oil prices spiked to their highest in 4 years. ...
  • Can India take sides in IsraelIran conflict? February 20, 2012

    The attack on an Israeli envoy in the heart of New Delhi has put the Indian government in a tricky position. Both Israel and Iran have been New Delhi's key allies. Can India take sides? Watch World View this week on CNNIBN to know the answer. ...