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Super Cyclonic Storm Kyarr, after a trail of destruction in Goa, moved away from the West Coast, with the Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) forecasting reduction in the rainfall. It was an extremely powerful tropical cyclone that became the first Super Cyclonic Storm over the North Indian Ocean since Gonu in 2007.
The United States of America is all set to designate Iran’s Revolutionary Guard Corps as a terrorist organisation as per the reports which appeared in the Wall Street Journal. It will mark as a first time in the world history that Washington has labelled the army of another country as a military organisation. The move ..
Topics: Economy of Iran • Foreign relations of Iran • Government of Iran • In Iran • Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps • Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action • Mohammad Ali Jafari • Nuclear energy in Iran • Politics by country • Politics of Iran • Sanctions against Iran
The World Wetland Day (WWD) is observed every year on 2nd of to raise awareness about the value of wetlands for humanity and the planet. The day marks adoption of the Convention on Wetlands (also called as Ramsar Convention) on 2nd February 1971, in the Iranian city of Ramsar on shores of the Caspian Sea. ..
Germany, France and the UK have officially set up a payment channel with Iran called INSTEX, to help continue trade and circumvent US sanctions. The long-awaited special payment system will help save the Iran nuclear deal by allowing Tehran to keep trading with EU companies despite Washington re-imposing sanctions after US President Donald Trump abruptly ..
Topics: Decades • Foreign relations • Foreign relations of Iran • In Iran • Instrument in Support of Trade Exchanges • Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action • Nuclear energy in Iran • Nuclear program of Iran • Politics by country • Politics of Iran
Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action or JCPOA is an agreement of China, France, Germany, Russia, the UK, the US and the European Union (EU) with Iran signed in 2015. Features of the pact: As per the agreement, Iran agreed to make certain changes to its nuclear programme to ensure it does not threaten the regional stability. In ..
Topics: Economy of Iran • Foreign relations of Iran • In Iran • Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action • Marketing • Nuclear program of Iran • OPEC • Politics by country • Politics of Iran • Price of oil • Sanctions against Iran
Hassan Rouhani has been officially sworn-in as the 7th President of Iran for his second term on August 3, 2017. Iran’s supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamanei gave his official approval for the president-elect by giving him a decree to assign him his duties. Rouhani won re-election in May 2017, after securing 57% of the votes ..
Topics: Government of Iran • Hassan Rouhani • In Iran • Iranian presidential election • Islamic branches • Islamic Consultative Assembly • Nuclear program of Iran • Oath of office • Rouhani • Sadeq Larijani • Twelvers