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200 more Indians return from Iraq

Two-hundred Indians landed in New Delhi from Najaf in trouble-torn Iraq on a special chartered flight of Iraq Airways early on Sunday. The flight landed in New Delhi at around 0430 hours in the......

'ISIS militants are barbarians, never seen or heard of anything like them'

Two Indians who returned from Najaf in Iraq recount their horrible ordeal that began almost a month ago when the Sunni militants took over Iraq and declared a new Islamic They speak to......

Hundreds of Indians stranded in Najaf; 39 abducted workers 'unharmed'

Efforts continued on Saturday to secure the release of the 39 kidnapped Indians in Mosul town of strife-torn Iraq with the government remaining in touch with the countries in the region to resolve......

At Iraq's holy shrines, signs of a country on the road to recovery

Arwa Sultanali, who visited Iraq’s holy cities of Najaf and Karbala, sends her impressions of the war-torn country. After Mecca and Medina, Najaf and Karbala are the most revered by Shia......

300 insurgents killed in Iraq

At least 300 insurgents planning a major attack on pilgrims in the Shia holy city of Najaf were killed by US led Iraqi troops on Sunday, report agencies. CNN quoted Iraqi officials as saying the......

India pushes for more Singapore, Lanka flights

The civil aviation ministry plans to negotiate for additional seat entitlement with the governments of Singapore and Sri Lanka, enabling Indian carriers to add more flights to these countries,......

Aviation Ministry grants new rights to Indian carriers

In a major move to expand international air travel out of India, the Civil Aviation Ministry Friday approved traffic rights for the summer and winter season of 2013 in one go, granting new rights......

Oil tops $49/barrel amid supply fears

Crude oil prices crossed $49 per barrel on Friday amid heightened concerns that supplies from Iraq may be disrupted because of the turmoil in Najaf.The sharp rise brought prices close to the......

'India can play major role in reconstructing Iraq'

As Iraq attempts to get back on its feet after a devastating war, restarting its shattered economy is an area where India could play a major role and bag projects to "reconstruct" it, industry......

India may attend meet on Iraq reconstruction

Foreign Minister Yashwant Sinha's statement on board the prime minister's aircraft upon his return from his East Asia tour, that "if all goes well" India will be invited to attend the conference of......

Shoaib, Kaneria in Pakistan Twenty20 probables

Senior fast bowler Shoaib Akhtar and leg spinner Danish Kaneria were named in Pakistan's preliminary squad for the inaugural Twenty20 World Cup, to be held in South Africa from September 11.The......

Shoaib set for return to Pakistan squad

Pakistan paceman Shoaib Akhtar is in line for a recall to the national side after he was included in a list of 20 players due to attend a conditioning camp ahead of two one-day internationals......

Asif recalled for Sri Lanka series

Pakistani pace bowler Mohammad Asif has been recalled to the squad for this month's one-day series against Sri Lanka in Abu Dhabi.Asif, who missed the World Cup due to an elbow injury, was included......

England in dire straits

England were in dire straits after being reduced to 39 for six wickets in their second innings at close of play on the second day of their three-day match against the Pakistan Cricket BoardPatron's......

Trescothick hundred lifts England

Marcus Trescothick's gritty 124 not out lifted England to 256 for nine wickets at close of play on the first day of their three-day match against a Pakistan Cricket BoardPatron's XI. The......

  People speak for najaf

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Q. i did'nt get any satisfactory answer on moharram?
:  A. Every year the Shia Muslims commemorate the martyrdom of Imam Hussein. For ten days the people mourn the death of the Imam, his family and...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/i-didnt-get-any-satisfactory-answer-on-moharram//answers/18704012

rajeev yadav
Q. What do you know about Mazar-I-Sharif? How come it is such a tourist attraction?
Rajeev Yadav:  A. Mazr-e Sharf or Mazri Sharf Pharsee, is the fourth largest city of Afghanistan, with population of 300,600 people (2006 estimate). It is the...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/what-do-you-know-about-mazar-i-sharif-how-come-it-is-such-a-/18703981/answers/16825811

Jaya Mali
Q. where is \"Al-Muthanna\" n \"An-Najaf\"?;-))
Jaya Mali:  A. Al-Muthanna is one of the governorates of Iraq. It is in the south of the country, bordering Saudi Arabia. An-Najaf is a city in Iraq about 160 km south of Baghdad. more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/where-is-quotal-muthannaquot-n-quotan-najafquot-/16825794/answers/15701991

krish
Q. Can you name the country where there is no theatre ?
Krish:  A. Saudi Arabia didnt had any cinema hall, but Film Festival was held last year around May 21 or so. Afganistan has closed many cinema halls it had...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/can-you-name-the-country-where-there-is-no-theatre-/15701434/answers/14103494

joyesh chakraborty
Q. whart are famous places to be seen in ljullunder
Joyesh Chakraborty:  A. Jalandhar is famous for its Sports Industry: The noted personalities of this place are:Grand Ayatollah Bashir Najafi al-Jalandhari. One of the few...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/whart-are-famous-places-to-be-seen-in-ljullunder/14103376/answers/14806930

  Web results for Najaf
17, including 3 civilians, killed in Iraq Army anti-jihadi raid

An Iraqi government raid on jihadi targets in a flashpoint town southwest of Baghdad killed 17 people on Monday, including at least three... ...

http://www.asianage.com/international/17-including-3-civilians-killed-iraq-army-anti-jihadi-raid-889
Iraq's Inferno and How It Could Singe You

The ISIL scheme for a sectarian Islamic Caliphate can prove to be a thorn in India's side with its threat to the latter's oil dependence and its... ...

http://www.hardnewsmedia.com/2014/07/6354
ISIS demolishes shrine of Nabi Yunus in Mosul

BAGHDAD: Militants from 'Islamic State' who control large swaths of territory across northern Iraq Thursday demolished the shrine of Prophet Yunus... ...

http://www.kashmirobserver.net/news/world-news/isis-demolishes-shrine-nabi-yunus-mosul
Ban underscores UN support for secure, inclusive, peaceful Iraq during visit

New York, July 25 (IBNS)Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon on Thursday underscored his full support for efforts to overcome the division’s plaguing... ...

http://www.sify.com/news/ban-underscores-un-support-for-secure-inclusive-peaceful-iraq-during-visit-news-international-ohzqdKdigcicb.html
Three new helplines set up

New Delhi: In a bid to enable quicker access, the government Friday set-up three new telephone lines in the Ministry of External Affairs'... ...

http://zeenews.india.com/news/nation/iraq-crisis-three-new-helplines-set-up_950092.html

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