Reuters: Iran expects its nuclear talks with the European Union, which broke down in August, to resume after this week's board meeting of the U.N.'s nuclear watchdog, Foreign Minister Manouchehr Mottaki said on Wednesday.
Iran Focus: Tehran, Iran, Nov. 23 In an unprecedented but widely expected move, Irans hardline-dominated parliament rejected on Wednesday a third nominee put forward by Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad for the influential portfolio of Oil Minister.
Iran Focus: London, Nov. 22 Secret construction work is going on in Irans massive nuclear enrichment facility in Natanz, central Iran, with more than a dozen new buildings being built, Iran Focus has learnt.
The Times: In four months of extravagantly bad-tempered diplomacy, Irans new President has pulled off one small success. He has sidestepped a fight with the rest of the world tomorrow over his countrys nuclear plans.
Iran Focus: Berlin, Nov. 22 A court in Cologne rejected on Tuesday allegations that an Iranian man linked to the Iranian opposition National Council of Resistance of Iran had attacked two men opposed to the movement.
Iran Focus: Tehran, Iran, Nov. 22 Political prisoners in Tehrans Evin Prison have announced that they will start a hunger strike from Tuesday evening after prison guards attacked prisoners in one of the wards and confiscated their personal property, Iran Focus has learnt.
Iran Focus: Tehran, Iran, Nov. 22 In a meeting in Tehran, Irans Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei told Iraqi President Jalal Talabani to demand a rapid withdrawal of United States and British troops from Iraq, Iranian state television reported on Tuesday.
Press Association: Tony Blair has voiced "real, genuine" concerns over the direction Iran is taking.
The Prime Minister said the rogue state's nuclear programme, support for terrorism and "meddling" in Iraq were all worries.
Reuters: European Union powers are willing to revive nuclear talks with Iran to discuss a Russian proposal aimed at defusing an impasse over what the West believes is an Iranian atomic bomb programme, diplomats said on Tuesday.
AP: Iran has expanded the tunnels it uses to hide a major part of its nuclear weapons program to a network covering a large area of southeastern Tehran, an Iranian exile who opposes that nation's Islamic government said Monday.
ABC News: Iran has built, with the help of North Korea, dozens of underground tunnels and facilities for the construction of nuclear-capable missiles, according to Alireza Jafardazeh, a Washington D.C.-based consultant and former spokesman for the National Council of the Resistance of Iran, an Iranian opposition group.
Iran Focus: Tehran, Iran, Nov. 22 A former senior official in Irans dreaded secret police, the Ministry of Intelligence and Security (MOIS), who personally oversaw the gruesome murders of two Christian bishops and a priest in Iran in the 1990s, has been appointed as the new Director General of the countrys Interior Ministry, Iran Focus has learnt.
Iran Focus: Baghdad, Nov. 22 The governors office in the southern Iraqi province of Basra accused Iran of being behind an attempted assassination of the current governor, a Baghdad daily reported on Monday.