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US grants Iraq 45-day sanctions waiver allowing import of Iran gas before Joe Biden takes office
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US grants Iraq 45-day sanctions waiver allowing import of Iran gas before Joe Biden takes office

Previously, such waivers were granted for 120 days but the periods have now been reduced in what some view as part of Donald Trump’s effort to raise pressure on Iran

Al-Qaeda's Abu Mohammed al-Masri killed during US-Israel joint operation in Tehran
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Al-Qaeda's Abu Mohammed al-Masri killed during US-Israel joint operation in Tehran

Al-Masri was gunned down in a Tehran alley on 7 August, the anniversary of the 1998 bombings of the U.S. embassies in Nairobi, Kenya, and Dar es Salaam, Tanzania

US officials accuse Iran of sending emails aimed at intimidating Democrat supporters into voting for Donald Trump
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US officials accuse Iran of sending emails aimed at intimidating Democrat supporters into voting for Donald Trump

A spokesman for Iran’s mission to the UN denied the country’s involvement and called out US’ own ‘desperate attempts to question the outcome of its own elections’

Tehran: Moshe Zonder of Fauda fame and EP Dana Eden discuss the Apple TV+ espionage series
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Tehran: Moshe Zonder of Fauda fame and EP Dana Eden discuss the Apple TV+ espionage series

Tehran, now streaming on Apple TV+, follows a Mossad agent, on an undercover mission to dismantle Iran's nuclear reactor.

Defence Minister Rajnath Singh discusses bilateral ties, situation in Afghanistan with Iranian counterpart
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Defence Minister Rajnath Singh discusses bilateral ties, situation in Afghanistan with Iranian counterpart

Singh's visit to Iran is being considered significant as it follows the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO) defence ministers' meet in Moscow, where Singh voiced concern about the situation in Afghanistan and the Persian Gulf

No Time to Die, Welcome to the Blumhouse, Tehran — Trailers this week
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No Time to Die, Welcome to the Blumhouse, Tehran — Trailers this week

No Time to Die is slated to release in November in territories where cinemas are reopening after the coronavirus lockdown.

Iran retrieves 19 seconds of cockpit conversation, other data from before missile hit Ukrainian jetliner
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Iran retrieves 19 seconds of cockpit conversation, other data from before missile hit Ukrainian jetliner

The shootdown took place after Iran's ballistic missile attack targeting US soldiers in Iraq, in response to an American drone strike that killed Qassem Soleimani

Donald Trump, furious after UN rejects extending Iranian arms embargo, vows 'snapback' to trigger sanctions
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Donald Trump, furious after UN rejects extending Iranian arms embargo, vows 'snapback' to trigger sanctions

Trump was referring to the contested argument that the US remains a "participant" in the 2015 Iran nuclear deal

Iran threatens 'dangerous future' for UAE after Israel deal; terms US-brokered pact 'shameful'
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Iran threatens 'dangerous future' for UAE after Israel deal; terms US-brokered pact 'shameful'

The UAE is the first Gulf Arab state to such a deal and only the third Arab nation to establish normalised relations with Israel

Iran ending Indian role in Chabahar rail project isn't death knell, but wake-up call for New Delhi
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Iran ending Indian role in Chabahar rail project isn't death knell, but wake-up call for New Delhi

In sum, it seems Iran is staging a China-inspired bite-back at India, at a time when New Delhi is pushing out a Chinese app one day and a company on the next

Gas leak triggers explosion at Tehran clinic, 19 killed, 6 injured; similar blast occurred at military site in Iranian capital a week ago
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Gas leak triggers explosion at Tehran clinic, 19 killed, 6 injured; similar blast occurred at military site in Iranian capital a week ago

A video posted on social media appeared to show multiple explosions at the north Tehran site and another showed firefighters using a ladder to reach the roof of the building

Major explosion at missile facility in Iran gives rise to variety of conspiracy theories all over Tehran
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Major explosion at missile facility in Iran gives rise to variety of conspiracy theories all over Tehran

Iran’s news media tried to counter reports about the missile site, saying those were generated by “enemy media” eager to portray Iran’s missile bases as vulnerable to attack

Iran issues arrest warrant for Donald Trump and others over killing of General Qassem Soleimani, asks Interpol for help
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Iran issues arrest warrant for Donald Trump and others over killing of General Qassem Soleimani, asks Interpol for help

While Trump faces no danger of arrest, the charges underscore the heightened tensions between Iran and the United States since Trump unilaterally withdrew America from Tehran's nuclear deal with world powers.

Iran state TV reports 'gas explosion' near Tehran; satellite images place blast near suspected missile production site
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Iran state TV reports 'gas explosion' near Tehran; satellite images place blast near suspected missile production site

Iran's defence ministry spokesperson Davood Abdi blamed the blast on a leaking gas he did not identify and said no one was killed in the explosion

Coronavirus Outbreak: Iran will never ask for US help in fight against COVID-19, says foreign ministry spokesman Abbas Mousavi
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Coronavirus Outbreak: Iran will never ask for US help in fight against COVID-19, says foreign ministry spokesman Abbas Mousavi

Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei has rejected offers from Washington of humanitarian assistance for Iran

Struggling with coronavirus and broken economy, Iran says US sanctions are taking lives; Washington disagrees
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Struggling with coronavirus and broken economy, Iran says US sanctions are taking lives; Washington disagrees

As Iran struggles with a devastating coronavirus outbreak, a broken economy and a severe shortage of medical equipment, it says that US trade sanctions are taking Iranian lives and has called for the United States to lift them on humanitarian grounds.

Coronavirus Outbreak: US sanctions failed to hamper Iran's efforts to fight COVID-19, says Hassan Rouhani
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Coronavirus Outbreak: US sanctions failed to hamper Iran's efforts to fight COVID-19, says Hassan Rouhani

'The sanctions have failed to hamper our efforts to fight against the coronavirus outbreak', Hassan Rouhani said in a televised cabinet meeting

Fourth batch of Indians return from Tehran and Shiraz, taking total rescued from Iran to 389; evacuees to be under quarantine at Jaisalmer facility
India

Fourth batch of Indians return from Tehran and Shiraz, taking total rescued from Iran to 389; evacuees to be under quarantine at Jaisalmer facility

A fourth batch of 53 Indians returned to India from Iran on Monday, taking the total number of people evacuated from the coronavirus-hit country to 389

IAF brings back first batch of 58 Indian pilgrims from coronavirus-hit Iran; swab samples of 529 arrive for tests
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IAF brings back first batch of 58 Indian pilgrims from coronavirus-hit Iran; swab samples of 529 arrive for tests

Fifty-eight Indians were brought back home from coronavirus-hit Iran in a military transport aircraft of the Indian Air Force (IAF) on Tuesday

Coronavirus outbreak: Pakistan to close border with Afghanistan for a week after four test positive in Karachi
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Coronavirus outbreak: Pakistan to close border with Afghanistan for a week after four test positive in Karachi

Announcement came a day after two more people tested positive for the novel coronavirus in Pakistan