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Iran warns Google over changing Persian Gulf’s name


May 17th, 2012 - 8:00 pm ICT by IANS
Tehran, May 17 (IANS) Iran Thursday warned the US-based Google company of legal action over using "alternative words" for the Persian Gulf on its online map service, a media report ... Read more...

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Iran not to retreat on nuke programme (Lead)


May 12th, 2012 - 4:52 pm ICT by IANS
Tehran, May 12 (IANS) Iran will not retreat "an iota" from its right to develop nuclear energy despite Western-led sanctions, President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad has said."They (West) should know that ... Read more...

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Iran not to retreat an iota from its rights


May 12th, 2012 - 4:09 am ICT by IANS
Tehran, May 12 (IANS) Iran will not retreat an iota from its rights under pressure of sanctions, President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad has said."They (West) should know that this (Iranian) nation ... Read more...

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Obama’s secret message: Iran can have civilian n-programme


April 7th, 2012 - 10:01 am ICT by IANS
Washington, April 7 (IANS) In a secret message sent through a foreign leader to Iran's supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, US President Barack Obama hinted that Tehran can have ... Read more...

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US under illusion that sanctions are affecting Iran: Khamenei


March 9th, 2012 - 3:35 am ICT by IANS
Tehran, March 9 (IANS) Iranian supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei has said the US and President Barack Obama were under an "illusion" that Tehran was affected by the economic ... Read more...

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Iran marks 33rd anniversary of Islamic Revolution


February 12th, 2012 - 12:56 am ICT by IANS
Tehran, Feb 11 (IANS) Hundreds of thousands of Iranians carrying flags and banners in support of the Islamic regime celebrated nationwide the 33rd anniversary of the country's Islamic Revolution on ... Read more...

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Iran to ‘powerfully’ respond to a US attack


November 10th, 2011 - 11:33 pm ICT by IANS
Tehran, Nov 10 (IANS) Iran will respond "powerfully" to any attack by the US and Israel, said Iran's supreme leader Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei, said Thursday."The enemies, especially the United ... Read more...

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Iran’s sole n-power plant becomes operational


May 19th, 2011 - 1:03 am ICT by IANS
Tehran, May 18 (IANS) The Iranian government announced Wednesday that the country's sole nuclear power plant has become operational, Xinhua quoted Press TV as saying."As we have previously announced, Bushehr ... Read more...

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Iran’s Ayatollah Khamenei praises unrest in Egypt, Tunisia


February 5th, 2011 - 1:05 pm ICT by IANS
Tehran, Feb 5 (IANS/AKI) Iranian supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei has praised the uprisings in Egypt and Tunisia, stating they resembled his own country's revolution."Today, developments...in Egypt, Tunisia and some other countries ... Read more...

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Iran is now a nuclear state: Ahmadinejad


December 30th, 2010 - 9:05 am ICT by IANS
Tehran, Dec 30 (IANS) Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad has said Iran is now a nuclear country and that it has achieved nuclear know-how for energy purposes, a media report said."Though the US ... Read more...

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Iran is now a nuclear country: Ahmadinejad


December 29th, 2010 - 4:37 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Dec 29 (ANI): Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad has said that Iran is now a nuclear country implying that Iran has achieved nuclear know-how for energy purposes.The United States and its ... Read more...

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President Ahmadinejad says Iran has become a nuclear state


December 29th, 2010 - 1:33 am ICT by BNO News
TEHRAN, IRAN (BNO NEWS) -- President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad on Tuesday said that Iran has become a nuclear state despite international sanctions, the state-funded Press TV reported."The United States and its allies have ... Read more...

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Iranian President Ahmadinejad says sanctions are ineffective


July 29th, 2010 - 12:49 am ICT by BNO News
TEHRAN, IRAN (BNO NEWS) – Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad said on Wednesday that the UN Security Council sanctions and the imposed by the European Union, U.S. and Canada are ineffective and will ... Read more...

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Iran condemns new EU sanctions


July 27th, 2010 - 2:47 pm ICT by IANS
Berlin, July 27 (DPA) Iran Tuesday condemned stricter sanctions levelled by the European Union (EU) as neither constructive nor effective, and warned that the move would only complicate the nuclear dispute. "These sanctions ... Read more...

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Russia rejects Iran’s claims it favours US on n-issue (Lead)


May 27th, 2010 - 12:18 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, May 26 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russia's position on Tehran's nuclear programme is neither pro-American, nor pro-Iranian, presidential aide Sergei Prikhodko said Wednesday. The statement comes after Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad said in a ... Read more...

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Ahmadinejad urges Russia to rethink support for UN sanctions


May 26th, 2010 - 5:54 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, May 26 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad called on Russia Wednesday to reconsider its support for UN sanctions against Tehran, saying it is unacceptable, the Ynetnews service said. "We shouldn't see, ... Read more...

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Iran launches first ‘homemade’ car


May 10th, 2010 - 11:46 am ICT by IANS
Tehran, May 10 (IANS) Iran is moving towards technical independence with the launch of a new domestic automobile plant that will produce over 150,000 "homemade" cars every year and provide employment to ... Read more...

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Iran’s nuclear achievement has angered US: official


April 11th, 2010 - 1:58 pm ICT by IANS
Tehran, April 11 (IANS) The US believes nuclear technology should be "monopolised" only by the West and is "angry" at Iran's achievements in this field, a top Iranian official has said. The ... Read more...

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Iran could start uranium enrichment alone: Ahmadinejad


February 8th, 2010 - 9:33 am ICT by IANS
DPA Tehran, Feb 8 (DPA) Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad warned that his country would soon start enriching uranium to 20 percent on its own if world powers "continue playing games" with the Islamic ... Read more...

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Ahmadinejad links unrest to US, ‘Zionists’


December 30th, 2009 - 2:23 am ICT by IANS
Tehran, Dec 30 (DPA) Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad Tuesday blamed the latest unrest in his country on the US and Israel, the ISNA news agency reported. "This is a play staged by ... Read more...

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Cyrus the Greats’ palace in Iran on verge of total destruction


October 5th, 2009 - 3:18 pm ICT by ANI
London, October 5 (ANI): Reports indicate that Cyrus the Greats' palace in Iran is on the verge of total destruction if no action is taken soon.According to the Persian service of CHN, ... Read more...

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No nuclear negotiations with world powers: Ahmadinejad (Lead)


September 13th, 2009 - 9:11 pm ICT by IANS
Tehran, Sep 13 (DPA) There will be no nuclear negotiations with the world powers, Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad said Sunday. "As far as the Iranian nation is concerned, the nuclear issue is ... Read more...

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Iran delivers proposals on global challenges


September 9th, 2009 - 10:22 pm ICT by IANS
Tehran, Sep 9 (DPA) Iran Wednesday delivered a new package of proposals to the six countries involved in nuclear talks with the Islamic state, ISNA news agency reported. Foreign Minister Manouchehr Mottaki handed ... Read more...

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Iranian President Ahmadinejad Firm On Grounds Of “Nuclear Talks”


September 9th, 2009 - 12:35 am ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez The Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad has said in a press meet on Monday that he will not be launching an initiative to halt the uranium enrichment nor is he willing ... Read more...

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Iran ready for talks with world powers: Ahmadinejad


September 7th, 2009 - 4:47 pm ICT by IANS
Tehran, Sep 7 (IANS) Iran is ready to hold talks with world powers over global issues, President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad said Monday, adding "from our point of view, Iran's nuclear issue is over". Ahmadinejad ... Read more...

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Iran puts 25 more people on trial over protests


August 16th, 2009 - 10:13 pm ICT by IANS
Tehran, Aug 16 (Xinhua) Iran Sunday put 25 more people on trial for participating in the demonstrations over alleged irregularities in the June 12 presidential elections, a media report said. "A number of ... Read more...

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Ahmadinejad sworn in for second presidential term


August 5th, 2009 - 1:30 pm ICT by IANS
Tehran, Aug 5 (IANS) Mahmoud Ahmadinejad of Iran was sworn in Wednesday for a second presidential term. Ahmadinejad took his oath of office before the Majlis (parliament), Press TV reported.He has two weeks ... Read more...

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Ahmadinejad calls on Iranian judiciary to clarify Neda case


June 29th, 2009 - 6:51 pm ICT by IANS
Tehran, June 29 (DPA) Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad called on the head of the judiciary Monday to clarify what he called the "mysterious killing" of female demonstrator Neda Agha-Soltan, a media report ... Read more...

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Ahmadinejad vows tough approach towards West


June 27th, 2009 - 8:42 pm ICT by IANS
Tehran, June 27 (IANS) Iran's President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad Saturday said his new government would be more decisive and tough in its policies towards the West, Islamic Students News Agency (ISNA) reported. "Iran ... Read more...

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US supports ‘peaceful’ justice in Iran: Obama (Lead)


June 20th, 2009 - 7:52 am ICT by IANS
Washington, June 20 (Xinhua) The United States supports Iranians to seek "peaceful" justice, President Barack Obama said Friday, addressing to the rioting in Iran's post-elections. "We stand behind those who are seeking ... Read more...

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Presidential election in Iran - a referendum on Ahmadinejad


June 11th, 2009 - 6:06 pm ICT by IANS
Tehran, June 11 (DPA) Friday's presidential elections in Iran are gradually turning into a referendum on incumbent President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad. According to surveys, the three challengers are more likely to benefit from protest ... Read more...

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Ahmadinejad says ‘ready’ to negotiate with US


May 30th, 2009 - 12:36 am ICT by IANS
Tehran, May 29 (IANS) Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad Friday reiterated that Tehran was ready to negotiate with the US but stressed that the talks should be held under "equal conditions". "The Americans keep ... Read more...

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Ahmadinejad challenges new Obama to debate


May 26th, 2009 - 1:23 am ICT by IANS
Tehran, May 25 (DPA) Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad Monday invited US President Barack Obama to a debate at the UN in New York. "I want a debate with the US president at ... Read more...

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Iran to present new proposals soon: Ahmadinejad


April 27th, 2009 - 11:50 pm ICT by IANS
Tehran, April 27 (IANS) Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad announced Monday that Tehran would soon present its new package of proposals aimed at resolving the country's nuclear standoff. In an interview to ... Read more...

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Iran for global peace, but not halt nuclear drive: Ahmadinejad (Lead)


April 15th, 2009 - 9:16 pm ICT by IANS
Tehran, April 15 (IANS) Iran's President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad Wednesday said that his country would give a new set of proposals to the international community to "secure global peace", but stressed that ... Read more...

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