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At least 42 people were killed Sunday morning in southern Pakistan after a bus slammed into a tractor-trailer in one of the worst traffic accidents in this country in recent years, officials and rescue workers said.
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EU Deputy Secretary General Helga Schmid, Vice President of the European Commission Catherine Margaret Ashton, Iranian Foreign Minister Javad Mohammad Zarif, and Iranian ambassador to Austria Hassan Tajik attend the so-called EU 5+1 Talks with Iran at the UN headquarters in Vienna, on April 8, 2014.
TEHRAN Iran has slammed the U.S. decision to sell an Iranian charity building in Manhattan, saying the move runs contrary to the realities on the ground and is void of credibility and legal validity.
TEHRAN, Iran - Iranian state television is reporting that the Islamic Republic's vice-president is saying a dispute between world powers and the country over its heavy water reactor at Arak has been "virtually resolved."
TEHRAN Iran commemorated National Armed Forces Day on Friday at a ceremony attended by President Hassan Rouhani and a number of high-ranking military officials.
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani attends a joint press conference with his Azeri counterpart Ilham Aliyev, after their meeting in Tehran, Iran, on April 9, 2014.
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TEHRAN Iran's missile program is non-negotiable and Tehran will not tolerate any suggestions in this regard, Defense Minister Hossein Dehqan told the Fars news agency in an interview published on Wednesday.
TEHRAN Iran seeks to strengthen ties with Persian Gulf Arab states, Deputy Interior Minister for Security Affairs Ali Abdollahi said during a meeting with Qatari Prime Minister Abdullah bin Nasser bin Khalifa Al Thani in Doha on Tuesday.
Hamid Aboutalebi, an Iranian diplomat, who was recently named as Iran's ambassador at the United Nations, speaks at his office in Tehran, Iran.
TEHRAN Iran and neighboring Azerbaijan have similar views toward major regional and international issues, Iranian Defense Minister Hossein Dehqan said in a meeting with his visiting Azeri counterpart Zakir Hasanov on Monday.
Although not disclosing the cause for the Navy's change of plans, Commander Rear Admiral Habibollah Sayyari announced through the semi-state run Fars News Agency that the country now plans to send an additional fleet of warships to the Atlantic.
TEHRAN Iran's nuclear chief has said that Iran should have 50,000 first-generation centrifuge machines at the Natanz nuclear enrichment facility in order to be able to meet the Bushehr nuclear power plant's need for nuclear fuel.