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ISL 2021-22: Iranian Midfielder Iman Basafa Pens Bengaluru FC Deal

Sep 15, 2021 PTI

Basafa, who most recently represented Machine Sazi in the Persian Gulf Pro League, is Bengaluru FC’s 10th signing of the summer.

Hezbollah Delivers Oil Tanker From Iran To Lebanon, Violates US Sanctions

Sep 14, 2021 Associated Press (AP)

The fuel will arrive in the country indirectly through trucks via a Syrian port. It is believed that Hezbollah did this to save embarrassment to the Lebanese State.


'Will Allow New Memory Cards Into UN Surveillance Cameras At Nuclear Sites': Iran

The announcement could buy time for Iran ahead of an IAEA board meeting this week in which Western powers had been arguing for Tehran to be censured over its lack of cooperation with international inspectors.

Pak ISI Chief Hosts Security Meeting On Afghanistan With Intel Heads Of China, Iran

Sep 12, 2021 Outlook Web Bureau

The Director-General of Inter-Services Intelligence (ISI), Lieutenant General Faiz Hameed, discussed the issue of Afghanistan with intelligence heads of China, Iran, Uzbekistan, Tajikistan and Turkmenistan in Islamabad


Are Iranian Apples Coming Via Afghanistan Killing The Indian Fruit?

Duty free apples from Iran have been coming to India via Afghanistan under the India - Afghanistan Free Trade Agreement for last two years. In spite of numerous petitions and representations made by the farmers of Himachal and J&K to the government of India these Iranian apples have not stopped coming. Will the Indian fruit survive the odds?

29 August, 2021

Iran, Syria Vow To Take 'Mighty Steps' Against US Sanctions

Associated Press (AP)

The announcement was made by Iran's new Foreign Minister Hossein Amir-Abdollahian.


24 August, 2021

Ukrainian Evacuation Plane Hijacked In Kabul, Taken To Iran; Both Countries Deny Reports

Outlook Web Bureau

According to reports, Ukraine's Deputy Foreign Minister had said that the plane was 'practically stolen' and it flew into Iran with an unidentified group of passengers onboard instead of airlifting Ukrainians.


03 August, 2021

S Jaishankar To Attend Raisi Swearing-in, Fresh Start to India-Iran Ties?

Seema Guha

Jaishankar was in Tehran last month and was one of the first foreign leaders to have met with President-elect Ebrahim Raisi ahead of his swearing-in on August 5.


09 July, 2021

In A Changing World, India And Russia Build On Time-Tested Ties

Seema Guha

Though Russia is compelled by circumstances to court China and India is moving into the US orbit, the two countries are in no mood to jettison a relationship that has stood the test of time.


02 June, 2021

Iran's Largest Navy Ship Catches Fire, Sinks In Gulf Of Oman Under Unclear Circumstances

Outlook Web Bureau

Efforts failed to save the support ship Kharg, named after the island that serves as the main oil terminal for Iran


10 April, 2021

US-Iran To Resume Indirect Talks In Vienna Next Week: US Official

Outlook Web Bureau

US officials also said that a meeting held this week through the European Union, China, and Russia had a positive impact.


06 April, 2021

Man Shoots Himself After Killing Son, 7 Other Relatives In Iran

Associated Press (AP)

Gun violence is rare in Iran, where citizens are only allowed to own hunting rifles.


02 April, 2021

US, Iran To Begin Indirect Dialogue With World Powers On Nuclear Programmes

Associated Press (AP)

President Joe Biden has said rejoining the agreement is a priority for his administration after Trump pulled the United States out of the Iran nuclear deal in 2018


29 March, 2021

Watch: Iranian Woman Acting As Basanti, Dancing To 'Jab Tak Hai Jaan'

Outlook Web Bureau

A video showing a group of Iranian partygoers recreating the song 'Jab Tak Hai Jaan' from Sholay goes viral and netizens are in love!


04 March, 2021

On Chabahar Day, India Pushes For Iran Port In Key International Route

Seema Guha

Chabahar port in Iran was initiated in 2003 as a way to bypass Pakistan and open Indian goods to markets in Afghanistan as Islamabad does not allow India access through its territory to Afghanistan.


01 March, 2021

Netanyahu Accuses Iran Of Attacking Israeli-Owned Cargo Ship In Gulf Of Oman

Associated Press (AP)

The mysterious explosion struck the Israeli-owned MV Helios Ray, cargo ship as it was sailing out of the Middle East on its way to Singapore on Friday.


01 March, 2021

US Still Open To Iran Nuclear Talks After Iran's Rejection of EU Invitation

Associated Press (AP)

Iran had been insisting that the U.S. lift or ease sanctions imposed on it by the Trump administration under its 'maximum pressure campaign' before sitting down with the United States.


28 February, 2021

Saudi Arabia Says It Intercepts Missile Attack Over Capital Riyadh, Blames Houthis In Yemen

Associated Press (AP)

The attack comes amid sharply rising tensions in the Middle East, a day after a mysterious explosion struck an Israeli-owned ship in the Gulf of Oman.


Photo Gallery

External Affairs Minister Dr. S. Jaishankar welcomes Foreign Minister of Saudi Arabia HH Prince Faisal bin Farhan Al Saud for his first ever visit to India.

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Boats anchored along the banks of river Ganga after the water level rises following rain at Dashashwamedh Ghat in Varanasi.

PTI Photo

Devotees offer prayers after taking holy bath in Ganga river during 'Anant Chaturdashi', in Patna.

PTI Photo

Ferry carrying sand crosses river Ganga despite state government's ban on sand mining in Patna.

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Candidates undergo security checking as they arrive to appear in the Rajasthan Pre-University Veterinary Test (RPVT) exam at a government law college in Bikaner.

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