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  • The Beautiful Game: Messi stunner secures win for Argentina over Iran 22-06-2014 01:46 AM

    Messi scored a superb goal in stoppage time to give Argentina a 1-0 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 21-06-2014 10:24 PM

    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 team-mates face Iran on Saturday. ...
  • Mystery deepens around the missing Malaysian airlines plane 11-03-2014 09:51 AM

    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 01-03-2014 02:03 PM

    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 24-11-2013 12:07 PM

    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 25-09-2013 10:49 AM

    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 Iran-Pak border quake: IMD 16-04-2013 05:34 PM

    At least 40 people were killed in Iran after a massive earthquake measuring 7.8 on the Richter Scale hit the Iran-Pakistan border. The tremors were also felt in India, Pakistan and the Gulf. ...
  • Watch: Earthquake jolts CNN-IBN office in Noida, UP 16-04-2013 05:16 PM

    A 7.8 magnitude earthquake rocked the Iran-Pakistan 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 20-11-2012 01:17 PM

    Alon Ushpiz, Ambassador of Israel to India speaks on Iran and truce. ...
  • US VP debate: Ryan calls Iran a threat, Biden disagrees 12-10-2012 09:14 AM

    US Vice-President Joe Biden and Mitt Romney's running mate Paul Ryan took on each other at the first and only Vice-Presidential 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 06-10-2012 11:31 AM

    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...
  • Iran is endangering the world with N-programme: Israel 28-09-2012 12:34 PM

    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...
  • 'Anti-Islam' film is ugly: Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad 24-09-2012 08:29 AM

    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? 31-08-2012 11:34 PM

    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 31-08-2012 09:19 AM

    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 30-08-2012 01:11 PM

    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? 30-08-2012 11:45 AM

    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 India-Iran developments closely 30-08-2012 08:38 AM

    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 29-08-2012 08:54 AM

    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 20-07-2012 10:39 AM

    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 India-US ties in trouble? 18-05-2012 11:52 PM

    Suhasini Haider: Hello and welcome to Worldview with me Suhasini Haider. Tonight we're asking that big question - Have India-US 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 India-US ties in trouble? 15-05-2012 04:42 PM

    Once considered natural allies, the relations between India and US have now reached a plateau with a deadlock over various issues. Join CNN-IBN'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 arm-twisted India on Iran? 12-05-2012 12:07 PM

    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 arm-twisted India on Iran? 11-05-2012 11:42 AM

    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 India-Iran ties. We'll have an exclusive CNN interview with Hillary Clinton on that...
  • Hillary meets PM, discusses oil import from Iran 07-05-2012 08:05 PM

    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 07-05-2012 09:01 AM

    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 31-03-2012 01:43 PM

    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 05-03-2012 11:00 AM

    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 03-03-2012 10:41 AM

    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 Israel-Iran conflict? 19-02-2012 12:40 PM

    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 CNN-IBN to know the answer. ...