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25 Jul 2016
President Muhammadu Buhari has said Nigeria was working assiduously to ameliorate the challenges faced by the economy within a short period by understudying the experiences of countries like Iran who thrived in adversity.
26 Jun 2016
Iran's elite Revolutionary Guards said it killed five armed rebels in recent clashes along its border with Iraqi Kurdistan, state media reported.
26 Jun 2016
UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon was to meet Sunday with Yemen's warring sides in a bid to push forward peace talks that have made no headway after two months.
16 Jun 2016
The United States Energy Information Administration (EIA) has projected that members of OPEC net oil export revenues could fall from the $404 billion it earned in 2015 to about $341 billion in 2016.
5 Jun 2016
Tehran on Sunday dismissed its renewed blacklisting by Washington as a state sponsor of terrorism charging that it was US allies including Riyadh that were the real culprits.
3 Jun 2016
Iran's supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei lashed out Friday at the United States, Britain and Israel as the Islamic republic's "main enemies", accusing Washington of procrastinating over Tehran's landmark nuclear deal.
28 May 2016
Iran's supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei urged newly-elected lawmakers Saturday to resist "schemes" from the West as parliamentarians met in Tehran for the first time since elections finished in April.
17 May 2016
India's Prime Minister Narendra Modi will visit Iran this week, seeking to boost trade with the oil-rich country after international sanctions were lifted this year, it was announced Tuesday.
15 May 2016
Big European banks remain reluctant to work in Iran four months after the lifting of international sanctions under a landmark nuclear deal with world powers, an Iranian official said Sunday.
12 May 2016
Iran has failed to reach agreement with Saudi Arabia on arrangements for its pilgrims to join the annual hajj in September following the severing of ties, its culture minister said on Thursday.
2 Sep 2015
US President Barack Obama on Wednesday earned sufficient congressional backing to ensure the international deal to roll back Iran's nuclear program goes into effect, when a 34th senator announced her support for the accord. Most US lawmakers are opposed to the deal, which would ease punishing economic sanctions on Tehran while preventing Iran from advancing…
2 Sep 2015
Women drivers in Iran's capital could have their cars impounded by police if they are caught driving with a poorly fixed veil or without their heads covered, a police chief said Wednesday. "If a (female) driver in a car is poorly veiled or has taken her veil off, the vehicle will be seized in accordance…

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