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Manish Tewari | Can India ever outdo China diplomatically?

Will we ever see our diplomacy undertaking manoeuvres of the kind China has pulled off here?

26 Mar 2023 12:05 AM

Iran accidentally strikes its own ship, 19 sailors dead

The incident comes amid months of heightened tensions between Iran and US since Trump unilaterally withdrew from Tehran’s nuclear deal

11 May 2020 3:28 PM

Iran registers 117 Covid-19 deaths as Rouhani loosens restrictions

Health ministry said that 1,657 new infections had been confirmed in the past 24 hours.

12 Apr 2020 5:59 PM

With 85 new deaths, toll climbs to 514 in Iran

The death toll globally has crossed 5,000

13 Mar 2020 5:22 PM

Flight brings swabs of Indians from Iran to check coronavirus infection

Based on the results, passengers who test negative to be allowed to come to the country later

07 Mar 2020 6:51 PM


Rouhani says Iran to exceed uranium enrichment limit

It threatened to abandon further nuclear commitments, including exceeding the agreed uranium enrichment maximum from July 7

03 Jul 2019 6:16 PM

Trump starts new Mideast war game to target Tehran

Trump’s threat of obliterating Iran may be exaggerated but the danger of tensions spiralling out of control cannot be minimised.

27 Jun 2019 12:36 AM

Glimpses of Tehran during a visit in testing times

A country deeply entrenched in regional crises like those in Palestine, Lebanon, Syria, Iraq and Yemen

17 Dec 2018 6:25 AM

IOC books Iranian oil imports for October; uncertain about future

State refiners, however, have no advice from the government on Iranian imports yet, the official said.

12 Sep 2018 3:04 PM

Louvre brings 'unprecedented' show to Tehran

The show reflects France´s determined use of cultural diplomacy as it seeks to rebuild traditional ties with Iran

05 Mar 2018 8:56 PM


Iran acid attack victims find new identity in art

A spate of attacks in 2014 triggered protests and claims the culprits were targeting women wearing "immodest" clothing.

03 Mar 2018 11:37 AM

Iran willing to relax visa norms, share oil and gas

Under an agreement, India is to invest $85 million for equipping the Chabahar port in southeastern Iran.

17 Feb 2018 3:24 AM

‘Persian Spring’ rattles Tehran, won’t shake it

As in the case of the Arab uprisings, the social media has played a key role in mobilising the demonstrators.

05 Jan 2018 12:06 AM

Trump again dismisses Iran nuclear accord day after Theresa May’s reaffirmation

So far Trump has certified the accord but said that the next deadline on Sunday is the crucial one.

12 Oct 2017 1:09 PM

Iranians to resume hajj in Saudi Arabia after 2016 boycott

Tensions remain as Saudi accuses Iran of fuelling conflicts by supporting armed Shiite movements in Syria, Iraq, Yemen and Bahrain.

18 Mar 2017 10:52 AM


How Tehran got Reagan elected US Prez in 1980

Claims about Putin helping Trump defeat Hillary are passé even if true.

18 Jan 2017 1:12 AM