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Talks On Iran Nuclear Deal To Resume On November 29: European Union

Nov 04, 2021 Associated Press (AP)

European nations had tried to bring the United States back into the nuclear accord, but their efforts to resume formal talks on the 2015 JCPOA deal were in vain because of both the countries' governments.

Iranians Grapple For Essentials Amid Soaring Inflation

Sep 30, 2021 Associated Press (AP)

With US sanctions still strangling the economy, record-breaking inflation has hit ordinary Iranians where it hurts most.

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

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.

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

Apr 10, 2021 Outlook Web Bureau

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

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

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

27 February, 2021

‘You Can’t Act With Impunity. Be Careful’: Joe Biden’s Message To Iran

Associated Press (AP)

US President Joe Biden issued the warning just hours after the US launched an airstrike in Syria, killing one militant and wounding several others.

26 February, 2021

US Launches Airstrikes On Facilities In Syria Backed By Iran Militia

Associated Press (AP)

The airstrike was the first military action undertaken by the Biden administration which emphasized its intent to put more focus on the challenges posed by China, even as Mideast threats persist.

27 January, 2021

Israeli Military Chief Warns Of Plans To Strike Iran; Urges US Against Rejoining Nuclear Deal

Associated Press (AP)

Joe Biden has said he will seek to revive the Iran Nuclear deal, which the Trump administration withdrew from in 2018, with some changes.

05 January, 2021

Will Make Efforts To Strengthen And Save Iran Nuclear Deal: European Union

Associated Press (AP)

The statement comes in the backdrop of Iran declaring that it will increase Uranium levels at its Fordo nuclear facility by up to 20 percent

20 November, 2020

US General Says IS In Iraq And Syria Still Long-Term Threat

Associated Press (AP)

The US has led an effort to militarily defeat the extremist group in both countries

11 November, 2020

US President-Elect Biden Speaks To Leaders Of France, Germany, Ireland, UK

They discussed cooperating on global challenges like Covid-19, global health security, climate change, human rights, global economic recovery.


27 October, 2020

Iran Accuses US Of Displacing 37 Million People, Urges UN To Unite Against Its Unilateral Action


Iran’s foreign minister in his speech for the 75th anniversary of the United Nations said, “It's time to change tack -- saving American blood and treasure and sparing the world from further misery.”

01 October, 2020

Ahead Of Polls, Trump’s ‘Toxic Present’ To The UN

Talmiz Ahmad

Amidst several electoral setbacks, the US president pursues fresh sanctions on Iran.

21 August, 2020

US Has No Right To Demand Restoration Of UN Sanctions, Says Iran

Associated Press (AP)

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo officially informed the UN it is demanding the restoration of all UN sanctions on Iran, but allies and opponents declared the US action illegal and doomed to failure.

21 August, 2020

US Triggers 'Snapback' Of UN Sanctions On Iran: What Does It Mean?


US President Donald Trump had in May 2018 pulled the US out of the 2015 landmark nuclear deal with Iran, an Obama-era accord which he has repeatedly criticised as 'disastrous', and re-imposed sanctions.

22 April, 2020

Destroy Any Iranian Gunboat Harassing Our Ships, Donald Trump Tells US Navy

Associated Press (AP)

Shortly before Trump's tweet, Iran's Revolutionary Guard said it had put the Islamic Republic's first military satellite into orbit, dramatically unveiling what experts described as a secret space program.

18 January, 2020

'Make Iran Great Again': Donald Trump Tells Iranian Leaders To 'Abandon Terror'

Outlook Web Bureau

Earlier, Trump had warned Iran's Supreme Leader to be 'very careful with his words'.


15 January, 2020

'Soleimani Was Single Biggest Threat To ISIS': Iranian Foreign Minister At Raisina Dialogue

Outlook Web Bureau

Javad Zarif said the killing of General Soleimani shows ignorance and arrogance of the US.

Photo Gallery

A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

PTI Photo

Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

PTI Photo

A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

PTI Photo

Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan

The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan

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The Future of Universities: Can India Overcome The Digital Divide?

The pandemic has made it clear that virtual learning is here to stay. In the West, the big question is whether it will dilute the quality of the college experience and education. In India, which grapples with digital divide, the question remains whether this will reach most people at all.

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Even after two years of the Covid-19 pandemic, many 'informed' individuals in India continue to deny the virus with unscientific claims and unfounded data. The latest? Omicron will end the pandemic.

Jan 08, 2022 Rakhi Bose

What Is The Future Of The Liberal Arts In Asia?

Across Asia there are deeply entrenched obstacles to a mode of higher education that is liberal in multiple senses – disciplinary and epistemological but also social and political.

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Nagaland To Lakhimpur Kheri: Rights, Regimes And Restitutions in Times Of Turbulence

The two incidents in the recent past, one in Mon district of Nagaland and the other at Lakhimpur Kheri in Uttar Pradesh, undermined the core principles democracy and federalism.

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