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Iran lose 0-1 to Uzbekistan World Cup qualifier


Uzbekistan stunned hosts Iran 1-0 here at Azadi Stadium in a 2014 World Cup qualifier.

Ulugbek Bakaev scored the only goal of the match in the 71st minute Wednesday with an assist by Server Djeparov,

Ten killed in Iran helicopter crash: Report

Ten people were killed today when a rescue helicopter ferrying wounded people from a car accident to hospital hit power lines and crashed to the ground in northeastern Iran, media reported.

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Iran says will not retreat on nuclear issue despite woes


Iran will press on with its nuclear programme despite the problems caused by Western sanctions, including a dramatic slide in the value of its currency, President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad said on Tuesday.

Iran tests new anti-air missile defence: Guards

Iran's Revolutionary Guards said it test fired medium-range surface-to-air missiles designed to knock attacking aircraft out of the sky at a range of 50 kilometres.

The test of the new defence syste

Iran blocks access to Gmail


Iran blocked access to Google's popular and relatively secure Gmail service on Monday amid first steps by the Islamic republic to establish a walled-off national intranet separate from the worldwide I

PM to NAM: Take stand on Syria

Strongly pitching for coordinated global actions against international terrorism and proliferation of weapons of mass destruction, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Thursday asked the Non-Aligned Movem

UNSC past its expiry date, says Khamenei in blistering attack


Iranian supreme leader Ayatollah Khamenei on Thursday berated the UN Security Council as a 'flagrant form of dictatorship' while terming the US and its Western allies as 'bullies' trying to monopoli

Manmohan Singh meets Zardari; terror, 26/11 to feature in talks


Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and Pakistan President Asif Ali Zardari on Thursday began a key meeting here, amid clear indications that terrorism will be the prime focus of the Indian side.
The meeti

‘Pak needs to come clean on 26/11’

Ahead of a possible meeting between Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and Pakistani President Asif Ali Zardari, India on Tuesday made a clear distinction between Mumbai terror attacks and Samjhauta train

Iran opens non-aligned summit with nuclear appeals


Iran opened a world gathering of self-described non-aligned nations on Sunday with a slap at the U.N. Security Council and an appeal to rid the world of nuclear weapons even as Tehran faces Western su

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