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Iran has been conforming to the terms of nuke deal UN

Aug 21, 2014

Iran has been conforming to the terms of nuke deal UN

The UN nuclear agency says that Iran is keeping commitments it agreed to with six world powers in a pact that temporarily caps its nuclear activities and eliminates material that could be most easily used to make nuclear weapons. #Iran #US sanctions on Iran #Nuclear Programme of Iran #Iran nuke programme
HRW demands release of 189 Iranians jailed for 'exercising basic rights'

Aug 19, 2014

HRW demands release of 189 Iranians jailed for 'exercising basic rights'

Human Rights Watch today urged authorities in Iran to release immediately and unconditionally, dozens of prisoners jailed in a northern city "for exercising their basic rights". #World #India #NewsTracker #Iran #Human Rights Watch #Hassan Rouhani #HRW
Strong earthquake hits southwest Iran, several injured

Aug 18, 2014

Strong earthquake hits southwest Iran, several injured

There were no reports of fatalities but a local official said there were injuries and that the earthquake had caused damage. #NewsTracker #Iran #earthquake #Iraq #Disaster #Natural disasters
Iranian Maryam Mirzakhani becomes first woman to win Maths 'Nobel'

Aug 13, 2014

Iranian Maryam Mirzakhani becomes first woman to win Maths 'Nobel'

She was among four Fields Medal recipients at the International Congress of Mathematicians held in Seoul, and the first female among the 56 winners since the prize was established in 1936. #GoodNews #World #Iran #Stanford University #Mathematics #woman #Mathematician #Maryam Mirzakhani
Iranian-built plane crashes in Tehran, 39 dead dead

Aug 11, 2014

Iranian-built plane crashes in Tehran, 39 dead dead

Iranian airlines, including those run by the state, are chronically strapped for cash, rely on aging planes and have a spotty maintenance record. #World #NewsTracker #Aviation #Iran #Plane crash #Tehran #disasters

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How Iran deal may bring down oil prices, cut Saudi Arabia to size

Jan 09, 2014

How Iran deal may bring down oil prices, cut Saudi Arabia to size

Saudi Arabia has been the sole decision-maker for years in determining the world oil prices and has been increasing and decreasing its daily output at will, without bothering about the Opec's set rules of business. #Dollar #HowThisWorks #Economy #India #US #Rupee #OPEC #Iran #Saudi Arabia #Abdel Bari-Al-Arousi
India will benefit from the Iran deal, if not UPA

Nov 27, 2013

India will benefit from the Iran deal, if not UPA

I agree with the author's assessment that this can be beneficial to India in the long run but whether the benefits will accrue to the UPA government is not so clear. #Petrol #UPA government #Iran Deal

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India will benefit from the Iran deal, if not UPA

Aug 20, 2014

Open Source: Russia, Iran and Egypt Heckle U.S. About Tactics in Ferguson

Strident criticism of the action taken by the police in Ferguson, Mo., has come from authoritarian nations where the police are often venerated and dissent is scarcely tolerated... #Egypt #Iran #Russia #China
India will benefit from the Iran deal, if not UPA

Aug 19, 2014

Billionaire Named in Suit Against Anti-Iran Group

A defamation lawsuit against the group United Against Nuclear Iran says that Thomas S. Kaplan has access to documents crucial to the case... #Iran #Thomas Kaplan #United States
India will benefit from the Iran deal, if not UPA

Aug 19, 2014

Billionaire Named in Suit Against Anti-Iran Group

A defamation lawsuit against the group United Against Nuclear Iran says that Thomas S. Kaplan has access to documents crucial to the case... #Iran #Thomas Kaplan #United States